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US-7,440,714 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively adjusting respective phases of image bearing members
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of photoreceptors configured to bear respective images, a phase detecting unit configured to perform a phase...
US-7,440,630 Image compressing apparatus that achieves desired code amount
An apparatus for compressing an image, comprising: a coding unit configured to generate code data by encoding data derived from image data; a memory unit which...
US-7,440,624 Image compression apparatus, image decompression apparatus, image compression method, image decompression...
An image compression apparatus includes a code size setting unit setting one or more code sizes, a compressing unit compressing an image that is divided into...
US-7,440,380 Optical information recording medium and recording apparatus
A recordable optical information recording medium having an address t for each sector, comprises: an area A1 starting from an address t1 to which access is made...
US-7,440,137 Apparatus, program, medium for image-area separation, image processing and image forming
An image-area separation apparatus includes a SIMD processor performing a SIMD process for performing an image-area separation process and an image-area...
US-7,440,126 Printer with document-triggered processing
A system and method for a printer that can detect characteristics of a printed document and trigger an action in response, in addition to or instead of the...
US-7,440,001 Optical writing device and image forming apparatus
An optical writing device includes a polygon mirror configured to guide a light beam emitted from a light source. The polygon mirror is disposed in a case. The...
US-7,439,998 Optical recording apparatus
An optical recording apparatus includes a plurality of laser modules, an optical fiber array unit, a photosensitive member, and an optical system. Each laser...
US-7,439,993 Image processing method and image processing apparatus
To provide an image processing method including at least an image recording step and an image erasing step, wherein a laser beam is parallel light and wherein...
US-7,439,008 Optical recording medium, and, method and apparatus for optical recording and reproducing using optical...
The object of the present invention is to provide an optical recording medium in which a recording material of the optical recording medium has a high solubility...
US-7,439,007 Phase change information recording medium having multiple layers and recording and playback method for the medium
A multilayer phase change information recording medium including plural information layers containing at least a first information layer and a last information...
US-7,438,965 Phase-change information recording medium, manufacturing method for the same, sputtering target, method for...
It is an object of the present invention to provide a phase-change information recording medium, and the like, which is easy to perform initial crystallization,...
US-7,438,443 Lighting device, image-reading device, color-document reading apparatus, image-forming apparatus, projection...
A lighting device includes an illumination face having a length and a width; a light-emitting element having a light-ray-releasing face the maximum length of...
US-7,438,379 Alignment pattern detecting sensor, method of determining acceptance width of the alignment pattern detecting...
An image forming apparatus includes an alignment pattern and an alignment pattern detector that detects the alignment pattern. The alignment pattern is formed in...
US-7,438,245 Milling and classifying apparatus, collision mill, air classifier, toner, and method for producing toner
Disclosed is a milling and classifying apparatus, adapted to produce toner fine particles, comprising a collision mill, and an air classifier, wherein the...
US-7,437,452 Method and system for monitoring network connected devices with multiple protocols
A method of monitoring a network connected device among distinct devices. The method includes accessing a first database via a hardware access module, the first...
US-7,437,298 Method and apparatus for mobile phone using semiconductor device capable of inter-processing voice signal and...
A method and apparatus of mobile phone using a semiconductor device includes a first converter, a second converter, a first digital processing circuit, and a...
US-7,437,111 Fixing device, and image forming apparatus using the fixing device
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member; a charger; a light irradiator; a developing device; a transfer device; an imagebearingmember's...
US-7,437,109 Image forming method and apparatus with sensors for detecting an amount of light with respect to an endless...
An image forming apparatus includes a housing including a cover configured to cover an opening provided in the housing, a transfer unit configured to move a...
US-7,437,100 Image forming apparatus
The color offset is reduced with a simple system by relative removal of speed variation components between drums of a tandem color image forming apparatus....
US-7,436,425 Optical writing apparatus and image forming apparatus
An optical writing apparatus includes a deflecting part having a deflection plane for deflecting a plurality of light beams, a synchronization detection mirror...
US-7,436,417 Color image forming apparatus, and toner replenishing apparatus
The color image forming apparatus comprises a transfer belt device which feeds a transfer member such as a paper and a plurality of image forming units. The...
US-7,436,163 DC-DC converter
A DC-DC converter is disclosed that includes a constant voltage circuit outputting a first voltage, a charge pump circuit outputting a second voltage, a current...
US-7,435,946 Mark detector using multiple light beams for use in a displacement detector and an image forming apparatus
A mark detector to detect a plurality of marks which are arranged in a predetermined cycle on a moving member, such as a photo conductor belt, a transfer belt, a...
US-7,435,521 Toner for developing electrostatic image
A toner for developing an electrostatic image which has a small particle size essential for attaining a high-quality image, and can output a high-quality image...
US-7,435,519 Electrophotographic toner and image forming apparatus
An electrophotographic toner comprising at least a fixing resin, a coloring agent, a release agent and a charge control agent, wherein the release agent is...
US-7,434,928 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus comprises a guide part guiding transportation of a recording medium after recording by a liquid droplet ejection head at a recording...
US-7,434,927 Inkjet recording device
An inkjet recording device is disclosed that is capable of precisely defining the gap between a conveyance belt and a recording head and maintaining good...
US-7,434,913 Inkjet head, method for producing inkjet head, inkjet recorder and inkjet coater
An inkjet head for jetting an ink from a nozzle 6 which is formed on the main body 1 of the nozzle of a metal member, wherein an SiO.sub.2 film 2 comprising...
US-7,433,989 Arbitration method of a bus bridge
A bus bridge interfaces a primary-side bus with a plurality of secondary-side buses. The primary side bus is a local bus in a system and the secondary-side buses...
US-7,433,641 Fixing member, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing member heat bonds a toner on a recording material. The fixing member includes a releasing layer, a layer of elastic material, below the releasing layer,...
US-7,433,640 Fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus including heating member
In a fixing apparatus including heating member having an elastic layer and a heat source and pressing member having an endless shape member and a pressing member...
US-7,433,615 Method of and image forming apparatus for controlling a light exposure condition
An image forming apparatus, incorporating a process cartridge, capable of determining optimum light exposure conditions suitable for both a charging potential...
US-7,433,614 Imaging forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus has a printer engine which forms an image on a medium; a unit which supplies the medium to the engine through a path; an element which...
US-7,433,609 Image forming apparatus with a plurality of image forming units
An image forming apparatus includes two or more detachable components that are identical to each other and configured to perform at least part of a sequence of...
US-7,433,524 Processing system with frame rate and image quality optimized
A motion image processing apparatus is disclosed. In the apparatus, a decoding part decodes frame data separated by a frame separating part based on the quality...
US-7,433,523 Image browsing device acquiring coded data for saving a displayed image from image data source
Upon browsing an image stored in an image data source, coded data used for display of the image is acquired from the image data source. The acquired coded data...
US-7,433,137 Lens barrel, camera and portable information terminal apparatus
A lens barrel includes a) a plurality of lens groups each having at least one lens, b) a plurality of lens retaining frames, including a retractable lens...
US-7,433,088 Reference white plate density data adjusting image reading and forming apparatus
An image reading apparatus, including an image sensor configured to receive light and output an image signal in accordance with image data carried in the light,...
US-7,433,082 Method of, apparatus for, and computer program for image processing
An image processing apparatus creates attribute information that indicates characteristics of an image from an image data, stores the attribute information...
US-7,433,075 Method and image forming apparatus, and printing system for recording invisible information recording
Invisible information are recorded in the form of pixels invisible to the naked eye and at a print density invisible to the naked eye.
US-7,432,952 Digital image capturing device having an interface for receiving a control program
A digital electronic camera which can accept various types of input/output cards or memory cards. When an I/O card is inserted into and connected with the...
US-7,432,946 Image forming apparatus
The present invention provides a light source apparatus in which wasteful cost increases can be suppressed during the manufacture of various types of light...
US-7,432,854 Simple device and method to return a user to a location
A low-power location apparatus for returning to a user to a location including a system unit configured to compute a location using radio signals, a user...
US-7,432,494 Color image forming apparatus and method of controlling the color image forming apparatus that efficiently...
A color image forming apparatus including tandem type image forming units that form images of different colors, respectively. The image forming units form test...
US-7,432,223 Reversible thermosensitive recording medium, information storage material, reversible thermosensitive recording...
A reversible thermosensitive recording medium including a substrate, a reversible thermosensitive recording layer and an intermediate layer. The reversible...
US-7,432,032 Toner, production process for the same, and image forming method
To provide a toner production process in which at least radically polymerizable monomers are polymerized in at least one of a supercritical fluid and a...
US-7,431,422 Head cleaner and image forming apparatus
A head cleaner is disclosed that includes a blade that has a top face and wipes the nozzle face of a liquid droplet ejecting head that ejects liquid droplets...
US-7,430,714 Document storage system including a user interface for associating documents into groups
An electronic document handling system places electronic documents on stacks and "staples" the documents in a stack together. A user selects at least one...
US-7,430,579 Conference support apparatus, information processor, teleconference system and computer product
An information sharing area, employed by all conferees for sharing information (object) or personal knowledge transmitted via information processors from...
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