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Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively positioning
a supporting member
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member configured to bear an image on a surface thereof, an image bearing member supporting member...
Image processing apparatus and method for scalable encoded image data
An image processing apparatus for reproducing a moving image from its encoded data is disclosed. The apparatus includes a decoding unit to decode the encoded...
Durable and undecipherable digital watermarking technique and detection of
A digital watermarking technique is disclosed, in which image data are converted to frequency components through discrete wavelet transform and quantized into a...
Method for driving optical deflecting device array, optical deflecting
device array, optical deflecting device,...
A method for driving an optical deflecting device array is disclosed, including in a series of processes for the light deflection operation, at least, a state of...
Harassment mail reception suppressing network facsimile
A network facsimile includes a facsimile function of communicating with a facsimile via a public network and an electronic mail transmission function of...
Server computer, information terminal, printing system, remote printing
method, recording medium, and computer...
A server computer searches for at least one printing-service providing store based on printing-condition information sent form an information terminal, and sends...
DC converter with halt mode setting means
A DC converter with a halt mode setting is disclosed for preventing the occurrence of over-current while alleviating the increase in the size of circuits, along...
Constant voltage power supply circuit and method of controlling the same
A constant-voltage power supply circuit is disclosed that is able to prevent overshoot of an output voltage possibly occurring when changing a constant-voltage...
Flexible optical disk
A flexible optical disk, includes a disk substrate, wherein a rigidity of the disk is equal to or more than 5 Pa and equal to or less than 5000 Pa where the...
Image processing method, program, image processing device, image forming
device, and image forming system
An image processing method performs processing to generate image data based on input data and output the image data to an image forming device. The image forming...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus whereby recording liquid is jetted onto a recording medium so that an image is formed, the image forming apparatus includes an...
Sheet finisher with a punching unit
A sheet finisher of the present invention includes a punching unit configured to punch a sheet handed over from an image forming apparatus to the sheet finisher....
A semiconductor sensor is disclosed that includes a proof mass, a frame that is arranged around the proof mass, a beam that is arranged at the surface side of...
Coding circuit for recording data on DVD disk
A coding circuit for generating an error correction code from digital data to be recorded in a record medium, includes a buffer manager which successively reads...
Project management over a network with automated task schedule update
A technique is provided for generating a hierarchy used in managing a development project by generating schedule data for a task and generating reference data...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus provided with fixing device
A disclosed fixing device includes: a heat roller unit having a rotatable roller having an elastic body on a surface thereof and a heating unit heating the...
Desktop color image forming apparatus and method of making the same
The present invention relates to an electrophotographic color image forming apparatus using a tandem-drum development, an indirect image-transfer method, and a...
Powder container having a lower section with multiple parts which
rotatably engage with each other
A part of a toner supply path is formed in a setting unit, and a nozzle coupled to a toner container is provided, wherein the fitting direction of the toner...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus (1) is adapted to carry out a heavy-load operation that requires a longer processing time as compared with other ordinary...
Image processing apparatus, image compression apparatus, image processing
method, image compression method,...
An image processing apparatus for generating data to be used for image processing, in which the image processing apparatus includes, a dividing unit dividing...
Optical reproduction method, optical pickup device, optical reproduction
device, and optical recording medium
An optical reproduction method is provided that is able to increase recording capacity of an optical recording medium by combining the techniques of light...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a controller having an integrated circuit for image processing. The controller is connected to an engine via a peripheral...
Semiconductor device having a plurality of kinds of wells and
manufacturing method thereof
A semiconductor device has a configuration in which more than three kinds of wells are formed with small level differences. One kind of well from among the more...
Wireless information recording medium
A wireless information recording medium including a reversible thermal recording medium, a cushioning material layer provided on the reversible thermal recording...
Resin particle and process of producing the same
Provided is a resin particle comprising a resin (a) and a filler (b) contained in the particle; the particle has a volume average particle diameter of from 0.1...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus for forming an image on a recording medium by ejecting drops of recording fluid from a recording head includes a waste tank having a...
Maintenance and recovery device of a liquid discharge apparatus and an
image forming apparatus
A maintenance and recovery device of a liquid droplet discharge apparatus improves a performance of discharging droplets of a liquid having a high-viscosity. A...
Laser trimming problem suppressing semiconductor device manufacturing
apparatus and method
A semiconductor device manufacturing apparatus includes a substrate holding section that holds a semiconductor wafer substrate, a discharge mechanism that...
Information distribution system
An information distribution system is provided that can distribute various types of information without imposing extra workload on users. This information...
Image formation apparatus using an electrophotographic process
An image formation apparatus using an elecrophotographic process for obtaining a high quality image with tone value R.sup.2 of equal to or more than 0.98 is...
Data management information obtaining method for obtaining data management
information including information...
On an information recording medium, a recording area is divided in a plurality of data areas, and data is recorded on each of the data areas. In response to a...
Method and apparatus for recording information with a multi-layer
An optical recording medium has a multi-layer structure recording layer portion including plural recording layers provided with tracks for guiding a recording...
Optical disk apparatus compatible with different types of mediums adapted
for different wavelengths
A polarizing beam splitter for separating an upstream beam from a downstream beam according to the polarization of an incident beam is provided between first and...
Optical scanning device and method of manufacturing the same
An optical scanning device is disclosed that is manufactured through a simple mounting process and is provided with a hermetically sealed oscillation space for...
Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus and liquid crystal device
An optical scanning device includes: a light source; a deflector deflecting light beam from the light source; a coupling lens carrying out coupling of the light...
Network facsimile device
A network facsimile device capable of Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) receiving, via a network, electronic mail (email) to which facsimile image data is...
Image processing apparatus and method
An edge amount detector detects an edge amount from RGB signals, and a filter processor synthesizes an output for edge enhancement with an output for smoothing...
Image processing system, apparatus and method for updating a printer
profile based on comparison of previous...
A feature amount converting unit performs a color conversion of an input data. A history storage unit stores history information about a measurement of a color...
Device for and method of coupling shafts, image formation apparatus,
process cartridge, and belt unit
A shaft coupling device for coupling a first shaft and a second shaft together includes a grip unit to be attached to the first shaft and including a grip...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and scan test method therefor
A method for performing scan test on a semiconductor integrated circuit including at least two blocks to be tested. The method includes isolating each of the at...
Power supplying method and apparatus and a system using the same
An apparatus includes at least one load, a control circuit, and a power supplying apparatus including a control-use power supply part, at least one...
System, computer program product and method for managing documents
A system, method and computer program product for managing documents. The system includes a document manager that is configured to search for application...
Image forming apparatus with pressure applying members that apply pressure
to support shafts
An image forming apparatus that has improved usability, while maintaining good positional relationship of units detachably installed inside the apparatus body....
Image forming apparatus and process cartridge with a cleaner for removing
toner from an image bearing member
An image forming apparatus including a latent image bearing member, a charger, a latent image forming device, a developing device, a surface moving member, a...
Heat exhaustion apparatus and image forming apparatus using same
Heat exhaust holes are provided in a unit frame at positions just above respective imaging units. An exhaust fan causes air heated at developing elements to be...
Method and device for measuring surface potential distribution, method and
device for measuring insulation...
A surface potential distribution measurement method and device including setting a sample having a surface with a surface potential distribution in a sample...
Reproduction method, a program, a recording medium, and a drive apparatus
A method for reproducing contents of an information recording medium, having at least one data zone, is disclosed, wherein a determination is made as to whether...
Printer facilitating settings of parameters on print paper
A printer provided with a printer controller and a printer engine, wherein the printer controller includes a user interface control unit with a function for...
Voltage controlled oscillator, PLL circuit, pulse modulation signal
generating circuit, semiconductor laser...
An oscillation frequency control part includes a voltage-to-current converting circuit converting an input voltage to a current having a value corresponding to...