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US-7,496,307 Fixing device and electro-photographic recording apparatus using the same
An axis-to-axis distance between a heating roller and a back-up roller is expanded beforehand in inserting a thick paper to prevent a rush/exhaust impact when...
US-7,496,305 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively correcting output from toner density sensor
An image forming apparatus using a two-component developer includes a sensor mechanism, an image forming mechanism, a toner supply controller, a memory, an...
US-7,496,121 Laser modulating and driving device and image reproducing apparatus using the same
A laser modulating and driving device comprises a modulation signal generating unit configured to generate a laser modulation signal consisting of a pair of...
US-7,496,027 Optical information recording medium, optical information recording apparatus, information processing...
An optical disk 101 includes a plurality of recording layers 102 and 103 and allows recording of information on each of the recording layers 102 and 103. A...
US-7,496,021 Method and device for recording optical data
There is provided a method and a device for recording optical data able to improve recording power setting during recording by means of PWM with a small number...
US-7,495,831 Optical device, display device, and three-dimension image display device for changing a polarization state of a...
An optical element, an optical device, and a display device are disclosed that are able to change a polarization state in time order and to produce polarized...
US-7,495,813 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
A vibration mirror used in an optical scanning device has two reflection surfaces on opposite sides. A pair of light beams corresponding to a pair of different...
US-7,495,795 Interface for printing multimedia information
Techniques for printing stored or recorded information that may include information of one or more types and may be stored in one or more multimedia documents. A...
US-7,495,787 Method and system for controlling and communicating with machines using multiple communication formats
A method and system which allows a remote monitoring and diagnostic computer or system to communicate using different communication protocols which are stored...
US-7,495,682 Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
An image reading apparatus, including point light sources, arranged in a straight line state, configured to output light to light a document, and a light leading...
US-7,495,418 Semiconductor apparatus for charging capacitors
A semiconductor apparatus is disclosed, including: multiple parallel monitor circuits each configured to control charge to a capacitor by controlling a...
US-7,494,699 Low energy thermal transfer recording medium and method
Thermal-transfer recording medium comprises a substrate, a releasing layer that overlies the substrate and mainly includes wax, and an ink layer that overlies...
US-7,494,210 Inkjet recording head having dynamic vibration absorber
An inkjet recording head includes a base member, an ink channel unit, a plurality of piezoelectric elements, and a dynamic vibration absorber. The ink channel...
US-7,494,205 Maintenance/recovery device for liquid discharge device and image forming device
In a maintenance/recovery device for a liquid discharging device, a cap member covers a surface of a nozzle of a liquid discharging head, the liquid discharging...
US-7,494,199 Head control device and image recording apparatus
There is provided a head control device able to re-charge an electromechanical transducing element with a driving pulse without requiring an additional...
US-D587,292 Digital camera
US-7,493,571 Electronic apparatus with display unit, information-processing method, and computer product
An electronic apparatus with a display unit that can display icons indicating an apparatus state or an operating condition based on an on-screen display function...
US-7,493,559 System and method for direct multi-modal annotation of objects
The system includes an image display system, a direct annotation creation module, an annotation display module, a vocabulary comparison module and a dynamic...
US-7,493,472 Meta-address architecture for parallel, dynamically reconfigurable computing
A set of S-machines, a T-machine corresponding to each S-machine, a General Purpose Interconnect Matrix (GPIM), a set of I/O T-machines, a set of I/O devices,...
US-7,493,323 Document group analyzing apparatus, a document group analyzing method, a document group analyzing system, a...
Disclosed are a document group analyzing apparatus, a document group analyzing method, a document group analyzing system, a program, and a recording medium that...
US-7,493,075 Cleaning device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A cleaning device, a process cartridge, and an image forming apparatus including an antifriction agent coating part and a toner removing part. The antifriction...
US-7,493,072 Image forming device, image formation operation correcting method, and image formation operation correcting program
In an image forming device, a correction unit corrects image formation operation based on a plurality of correction patterns. A pattern creation unit forms an...
US-7,493,064 Electric conductive member, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
An electrical conductive member is configured to prevent a shape distortion in gap retaining members caused by that the gap retaining members are fitted to an...
US-7,493,063 Image-forming device comprising a contact charging unit
An image-forming device including a plurality of supporting rollers, a photosensitive belt, a pressing roller, an intermediate roller, and a charging roller. The...
US-7,493,061 Process cartridge including at least one replaceable member and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge is provided with a frame body made up of at least first and second frame bodies that are movable relative to each other to form a space, a...
US-7,493,059 Method and apparatus for image forming with an improved warm-up control
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism, a fixing roller, a heater, a sensor, a warm-up mechanism, and a controller. The image forming...
US-7,493,058 Image forming apparatus and toner concentration controlling method
The image forming apparatus includes a developing device that holds a two-component developer to develop an image, a detecting unit that outputs a reference...
US-7,492,990 Optical switching element, optical switching device, and color image displaying apparatus
An optical switching element includes a resonant reflection element and a driving unit. The resonant reflection element has a thickness portion functioning as a...
US-7,492,955 Method and apparatus for compression using reversible wavelet transforms and an embedded codestream
A compression and decompression system in which a reversible wavelet filter are used to generates coefficients from input data, such as image data. The...
US-7,492,951 Image processing method and apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium
An image processing apparatus is provided with an image expansion unit to expand an image compressed code and to output an expanded image data, the image...
US-7,492,694 Optical pickup device and optical disk drive using the same
An optical pickup device includes a light source unit an optical system which leads a return light beam to a predetermined light-receiving location and includes...
US-7,492,674 Loading mechanism, drive unit, and information processing apparatus
A loading mechanism includes a frame and a tray on which an information recording medium is placeable. The tray includes a groove part and is movable between a...
US-7,492,557 Switching device and electric apparatus
A switching device is provided that includes a switching mechanism unit and a switch drive control circuit. In the switching device, an operating member is...
US-7,492,525 Zoom lens, camera apparatus and portable information terminal apparatus
A zoom lens having five lens groups arranged in succession. The zoom lens is configured such that when zooming from a short focal length end toward a long focal...
US-7,492,471 Image forming apparatus for printing images properly arranged relative to index tab
An image forming apparatus prints images on print sheets, and insets tab-index sheets between the printed print sheets. The image forming apparatus includes an...
US-7,491,917 Fuser and image forming device
A fuser includes a magnetic flux generation unit to generate a magnetic flux, a heating member which is heated by electromagnetic induction of the magnetic flux,...
US-7,491,436 Optical information recording medium
An optical information recording medium comprising a substrate, recording layer and reflecting layer, characterized in that a layer containing a mixture of...
US-7,491,142 Belt driving device, driving device, method, image forming apparatus
A belt driving device is provided and includes a plurality of rollers including a driving roller. A belt is configured to be tensioned by the plurality of...
US-7,490,930 Inkjet recording apparatus and inkjet recording method
An inkjet recording apparatus, includes: a black ink ejecting portion configured to eject a black ink containing a self-dispersion pigment; color ink ejecting...
US-7,490,827 Image forming apparatus
A sheet conveying apparatus, an automatic draft conveying apparatus, a paper feeding apparatus, and an image forming apparatus capable of preventing...
US-7,490,826 Sheet feed apparatus
A sheet feed apparatus including: a sheet storage tray that store a plurality of sheets; an suction belt that suctions an uppermost one of the sheets and conveys...
US-7,490,765 Method of manufacturing rating label, and program for manufacturing rating label
A management computer 21 extracts product type information from a product type data storing unit 23 based on an input product type identifier, and receives...
US-7,490,146 System, method, and computer program product for collecting and sending various types of information to a...
In a monitoring system for networked devices, a system, method, and computer program product for collecting and sending information related to monitored devices....
US-7,490,139 Embedded business apparatus including web server function
In an embedded business apparatus, a Web server function receives a network protocol request including an IP address by a network protocol daemon and a port...
US-7,490,136 Digital contents distributing system and distributing method
A contents server, a plurality of user terminals, and contents holder terminal 4 as a copyright holder are mutually connected to one another via the Internet. A...
US-7,490,087 System for document management and information processing
A system for document management and information processing including a plurality of databases, a plurality of data processing parts, a user interface part, and...
US-7,489,892 Particle supply apparatus and imaging apparatus having a gas spouting unit for fluidizing the particles
A particle supply apparatus is disclosed that includes a particle accommodating unit that accommodates particles, a gas spouting unit that is arranged at a...
US-7,489,891 Image-forming apparatus, process cartridge and image-forming method
The present invention provides an image-forming apparatus containing an image bearing member, a latent electrostatic image forming unit, a developing unit, in...
US-7,489,783 Digital certificate management system, digital certificate management apparatus, digital certificate management...
In a digital certificate management system, a client/server system is connected to a digital certificate management apparatus capable of communicating with...
US-7,489,616 Optical-pickup slide, manufacturing method thereof, probe and manufacturing method thereof, and probe array and...
An optical-pickup slider is characterized in that a light-transmitting-property substrate is bonded to a surface of a layer having a tapered through hole, on...
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