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Copolymer, aqueous ink, and ink cartridge
A copolymer includes structural units having the following formulae (1) and (2): ##STR00001## wherein each of R1 and R2 independently represents a hydrogen...
Fullerene derivative, and method of preparing the same
A fullerene derivative having 60 or more carbon atoms, includes at least one specific structure.
Inkjet printing apparatus and printing method of inspecting chart
Disclosed is an inkjet printing apparatus including a printing head, an overcoating head discharging an overcoating agent, and a controller operating the...
Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus including same
A liquid ejection head includes a nozzle plate having a plurality of nozzles formed therein from which droplets are ejectable. The nozzle plate includes a...
Liquid coating device, liquid coating device control method, and image
forming system including liquid coating...
A liquid coating device includes a container to store a liquid; a liquid reservoir having a greater air-tightness than that of the container; a liquid coating...
Communication system, communication method, and non-transitory
A communication system includes a division size determining unit configured to determine a division size when update data for an application that is executed by...
Apparatus, system, and method of managing data, and recording medium
A transmission management system receives a request for starting communication with a counterpart terminal from a terminal, which includes counterpart terminal...
Image management system, image management method, and computer program
The present invention is concerning to an image management system that communicates with a first communication terminal via a communication network, the image...
Information processing system, input/output device, and authentication
An information processing system includes an operation terminal and an input/output device connected to each other. The operation terminal includes a...
A method is disclosed. The method includes applying a human visual system (HVS) model to a Continuous Tone Image (CTI) and a initial Half Tone Image (HTI) to...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method and
recording medium for distinguishing...
An information processing apparatus for converting image data created from an optically read manuscript to character data is provided. The information...
Accelerator circuit and image processing apparatus
An accelerator circuit for an image processing apparatus includes a buffer circuit that temporarily stores image data obtained from N (N>1) data sources and...
Light irradiation system, image scanning apparatus, and image forming
A light irradiation system for irradiating light to an irradiation area extending in a main scanning direction of a document face when placed on an image...
Network appliance architecture for unified communication services
A system and method for implementing a service oriented architecture that supports complex event processing and business activity monitoring. An enterprise...
Method of producing electromechanical transducer element,
electromechanical transducer element, liquid droplet...
A method of producing an electromechanical transducer element includes forming a first, common electrode on one of a substrate and an undercoat layer; forming...
Semiconductor device and imaging apparatus
The invention relates to a semiconductor device having a vertical transistor bipolar structure of emitter, base, and collector formed in this order from a...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus forms an image by irradiating light from a light source to an image carrier. The image forming apparatus includes: an image...
Low overhead near unity scaling technique
A printer is described having a control unit and/or image processor to determine a number of pixels by which to scale an image along an axis of the image,...
Image display apparatus, image display system, and image display method
An image display apparatus includes a location information generating unit that generates location information of index information stored in the server...
Communication apparatus, communication system and adapter
A communication apparatus for carrying out communications to and from an external apparatus that includes a first interconnecting unit and a first ...
Information processing device, information processing method and program
An information processing device includes a first storage unit configured to store a set value indicating a value corresponding to a set item to define a...
Device management apparatus and device management method for managing
A device management system includes a determining unit that acquires from a storage unit information relating to a setting of a first device and information...
Information processing apparatus, projection system, and information
An information processing apparatus includes: a control-permission/denial storage unit that stores therein permission/denial information as to whether or not...
Preparing processing and input units of a computing device for a power
transition before the transition occurs
A processing device includes a plurality of input units configured to input a process request; a plurality of processing units configured to execute a process...
Cooling device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A liquid type cooling device, which is incorporated in an image forming apparatus, includes a heat releasing unit to release heat of a coolant that passes...
Air-conditioning unit, image forming apparatus incorporating same, and
air-conditioning channel switching method
An air-conditioning unit includes an air conditioner to control air temperature, a first channel to guide air supplied from the air conditioner to a...
Lubrication device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearer; a toner image forming unit to form a toner image on the image bearer; a transfer device to transfer the...
Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus is provided which includes an image bearer, a charger, an irradiator, a developing device to develop an electrostatic latent image on...
Toner bottle driving device control method and image forming apparatus
A toner bottle driving device control method includes driving one of multiple toner bottle driving devices connected to a single toner container at a time,...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearer on which a toner image is formed, an intermediate transfer belt onto which the toner image transferred from...
Optical writing controller, image forming apparatus, and optical writing
An optical writing controller controls emission of a light source device including multiple light emitting element rows each constituted by multiple light...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device that performs optical scanning across an object to be scanned with a light deflected, comprises: a deflection unit that causes a...
Toner, two-component developer, toner set, toner container, printed
matter, image forming apparatus, and image...
To provide a toner, containing: a noncrystalline resin; and a crystalline resin, wherein the crystalline resin has a weight average molecular weight of 100,000...
Infrared sensor of rear surface irradiation type
A rear-surface-irradiation-type infrared sensor includes a substrate having a through hole passing through between an upper surface and a lower surface; an...
Ink composition, ink cartridge, inkjet recording device, and inkjet
An ink composition contains a pigment; a copolymer containing a phosphoric acid group or phosphonic acid group; a hydrosoluble solvent; and water, wherein the...
Sheet processing device, image forming system, and method of additionally
folding sheet bundle
A sheet processing device comprising: a pressing unit that presses a fold line part of a folded sheet bundle; and a moving unit that moves a pressing position...
Sheet eject device, fullness detecting method, and computer-readable
A sheet eject device is provided for detecting whether a sheet eject tray is filled with ejected sheets. The sheet eject device includes an ejecting unit that...
Sheet feeding device, image forming apparatus, and image forming system
A sheet feeding device includes: a sheet stacking member; an air blowing unit configured to blow air onto the sheet bundle placed on the sheet stacking member...
Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
A sheet feeding device includes: a sheet feeding tray attached to a casing in a manner slidable into and out from the casing and including a stacking plate on...
Image forming apparatus including reading unit to read back surface of
print medium opposing belt member
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit and a conveyance unit. The image forming unit forms an image on a print medium. The conveyance unit...
Medium identification device, image forming apparatus, method of
identifying medium, and computer program product
A medium identification device identifies a type of a recording medium used for image formation. The medium identification device includes: a two-dimensional...
Inkjet recording method and inkjet recorder
An inkjet recording method includes recording an image on a heated nonpermeable substrate with an aqueous ink by an inkjet method; and drying the aqueous ink, ...
Dry type cleaning case and dry type cleaning device
A dry type cleaning case is for cleaning an object with a medium that flies by a revolving airflow. The dry type cleaning case includes a case unit and a...
Lighting control circuit, illuminating lamp using the lighting control
circuit, and lighting device using the...
A lighting control circuit for an illuminating lamp includes: a rectifier part that is connected to a ballast to which commercial alternating-current electric...
Communication system, communication control system, communication
apparatus, communication method, and...
A communication system having a first communication apparatus and a second communication apparatus is disclosed. The first communication apparatus includes a...
Transmission terminal, transmission method, and recording medium storing
transmission control program
A transmission terminal that communicates contents data including sound data with a counterpart transmission terminal, detects a delay time indicating a delay...
Image processing apparatus, imaging device, image processing method, and
computer-readable recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes a decimating unit configured to decimate pixels in a target image to obtain a decimated image containing a smaller number...
System and methods for use of voice mail and email in a mixed media
A mixed media reality (MMR) system includes an MMR user, a MMR computer, a user printer that produces a printed document, a networked media server, an office...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable
An image processing apparatus includes a screen information storage unit configured to store screen information of a home screen that displays a user interface...