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Image forming apparatus with an energy storage that can be discharged, and
with a display of residual energy in...
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a fixing device for fixing a toner image formed on a recording medium. A heat source is applied with...
Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively detecting
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism and a control device. The image forming mechanism performs an image forming operation under...
Tile boundary artifact removal for arbitrary wavelet filters
A method for processing data is described. In one embodiment, the method includes decompressing a plurality of sets of compressed data, including performing...
Bit synchronizing circuit configured to obviate errors from meta-stability
A bit synchronizing circuit that provides highly reliable data transmission at a high speed is provided. The circuit facilitates testing by using a plurality of...
Optical information recording medium
An optical information recording medium containing a first information substrate including a first substrate having a guide groove thereon, a first recording...
Multi-level data processing method and apparatus
A multi-level data processing method converts a binary data into a multi-level data having n bits per symbol, where n is an integer satisfying n.gtoreq.2. A...
Image-processing device using quantization threshold values produced
according to a dither threshold matrix and...
The image-processing device comprises a quantization threshold produce unit producing quantization threshold values corresponding to each pixel of multivalued...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method and information
A subject area extracting unit extracts a main-subject area from the color image data; a correction amount calculating unit calculates a gradation correction...
Production of a GaN bulk crystal substrate and a semiconductor device
formed on a GaN bulk crystal substrate
A method of making a bulk crystal substrate of a GaN single crystal includes the steps of forming a molten flux of an alkali metal in a reaction vessel and...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus contains a photoconductor having a support and a photoconductive layer disposed thereon. I(S) at the surface of the photoconductor and...
Toner, developer, container containing toner, process, cartridge, image
forming apparatus and process
The toner according to the present invention may be produced from a toner raw composition which comprises a foaming agent, a binder resin and a colorant, wherein...
Approach for implementing locked printing on printing devices
An approach is provided for implementing locked printing on a printing device. The printing device includes a user interface configured to display information...
Image recording apparatus and head driving control apparatus
A head driving control apparatus for driving a pressure generation part in a droplet discharging head outputs a driving signal including: a first waveform...
Image forming apparatus with finishing unit
An image forming apparatus according to the present invention enables a user to remove the printed papers from the finisher without the image forming apparatus...
Method of pre-activating network devices based upon previous usage data
An approach for pre-activating network devices includes using prior usage of a network device to estimate times when the network device will be used in the...
Method of and apparatus for generation/presentation of program-related
A program video and program-related information are input, and program-related contents are generated based on a tree structure defined in advance. Based on a...
Conveyor device and image forming apparatus
A toner-conveying device includes a movable plate. The movable plate is movable between a holding position such as to couple a cap of a toner container to a...
Method and apparatus for optical writing capable of writing a wide format
image using a plurality of light...
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of light-emitting element array units, a light intensity control unit, and an image data transfer unit. Each...
Image forming apparatus, and method of correcting timing for generating
A printer includes laser beam detecting sensors for detecting a laser beams at two positions in the main scanning direction. Write clock generating circuits...
Heating apparatus, fixing apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A heating apparatus includes a heating roller that is heated by heating units, a main power supply that supplies power from an external power supply to the main...
Battery contact mechanism, battery receiving structure, electric power
unit, electronic equipment, and...
A battery contact mechanism energizing a battery in a direction of one electrode of the battery by making pressure contact between a conductive contact member...
Detection device for detecting ejection condition of nozzles
When an refresh ink droplet ejected from a nozzle and deflected by an inclined electric field impinges on a orifice electrode/ink receiving member, electric...
System, computer program product and method for selecting an application
A method, system and computer program product for managing applications service provider (ASP) transactions between an ASP and an ASP user. The method on which...
Image forming apparatus and method of mounting and dismounting a waste
An image forming apparatus of the present invention is operable with a waste toner bottle removably mounted thereto for collecting residual toner left on an...
Method and apparatus of image forming capable of suitably controlling
An image forming apparatus includes a rotating member, a drive mechanism, a scale, and a scale reading mechanism. The rotating member is configured to carry an...
Method of adjusting rotational phase of image carrying members in image
A first pattern having lines of a first color and a second pattern having lines of a second color are formed on an image transferring member near the side edges...
Developing device, image forming apparatus and process cartridge including
the developing device, and...
A developing device includes a developer carrier that carries a developer and a developer restricting member that restricts a layer thickness of the developer on...
Developer container, developer supplying unit, and image forming apparatus
A developer container includes a developer storage unit made of a flexible sheet material for storing developer, and a cap unit from which the developer is...
Image forming apparatus, image forming system, image forming condition
adjusting method, computer program...
An image forming apparatus including: at least one image forming unit including an image bearing member bearing a latent image and a developing device configured...
An image detector has an I/V converter for converting, into a voltage output., a current output as a result of a photoelectric element arranged in a traveling...
Image processing apparatus for compositing images
An image processing apparatus for compositing multiple component images into a composite image is proposed. The image processing apparatus includes: a separating...
Surface-emission laser diode operable in the wavelength band of 1.1-1.7mum
and optical telecommunication system...
A surface-emission laser diode includes a distributed Bragg reflector tuned to wavelength of 1.1 .mu.m or longer, wherein the distributed Bragg reflector...
Optical recording medium having protective and/or adhesive layers, and
method of manufacture
An optical recording medium including a substrate having guide groove thereon; a first protective layer located overlying the substrate; a recording layer...
Optical disc apparatus
An optical disc apparatus includes a pause circuit for pausing data encoders upon receiving a pause signal so that a write operation may be paused without...
Method and apparatus for displaying three-dimensional stereo image using
In a method for displaying a three-dimensional stereo image, a left-eye image defined by multiple left-eye strip pixels and a right-eye image defined by multiple...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An even number of reflection mirrors reflecting a light beam in the sub-scanning direction are disposed on an optical path from a deflecting reflection surface...
Image-processing device independently controlling each of functions that
correct density of image
An image-processing device includes an image-reading unit that reads image data from a document optically, an image-recording unit that records the image data...
Facsimile device selecting transmission method appropriate for each
A facsimile device, which can switch a transmission method between an electronic-mail transmission method and a real-time transmission method for each...
Image apparatus and method for converting scanned image data
An imaging apparatus forming an image by performing scanning by deflecting a light beam includes a data conversion part that converts multi-bit input image data...
Image forming apparatus
A photosensitive body has a photosensitive layer. An optical scanning device has a deflector deflecting a light flux emitted from a light source, and scans the...
An antenna supplied with power by a coaxial line including an inner conductor, an outer conductor, and a dielectric provided between the inner conductor and the...
Level shift circuit having timing adjustment circuit for maintaining duty
A level shift circuit for shifting levels of a pair of binary input signals having a first voltage range to produce a pair of binary output signals having a...
Head cleaning device for ink jet printer, and printer provided with the
A Cleaning fluid discharge openings capable of supplying a cleaning fluid is provided around a suction port mounted in opposition to a nozzle hole. A negative...
Ink pouch for a printer ink cartridge
System and method for providing environmental impact information,
recording medium recording the information,...
An environmental impact information collection system modifies and analyzes environmental impact information, which is collected and stored in advance, and...
Image forming apparatus, roller, belt, and fixing unit of image forming
A tubular roller to support a belt having an inner surface provided with a protruding circumferential edge having a width includes a first portion, a second...
Image formation apparatus having exposure timing control
An image formation apparatus is disclosed, wherein temperatures of two or more places on a transfer/conveyance belt are measured. Timing of writing to photo...