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Pattern formation method, manufacturing method of peizoelectric film and
manufacturing method of piezoelectric...
A pattern formation method includes forming an electromagnetic wave blocking structure having a region on a one side of a support substrate, a reflectance of an...
Complex oxide, thin-film capacitive element, liquid droplet discharge
head, and method of producing complex oxide
A complex oxide includes a chemical compound represented by ABO.sub.3 (Chemical Formula 1). In the Chemical Formula 1, A is one or more elements selected from...
Superpixel-based image segmentation using shading and albedo decomposition
Embodiments segment received image data. The received image data may include pixels that have multiple channels of intensity values. The image data is...
Information processing apparatus, method and computer-readable storage
medium for power control under a...
An information processing apparatus includes an application program; a power control unit configured to switch power modes so as to control ON/OFF of power...
Rotary drive device and image forming apparatus
A rotary drive device includes a drive motor and drive transmission portion, which transmits a rotational drive force of the motor to a driven rotor and...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing rotator and a pressure rotator pressed against a nip formation pad via the fixing rotator to form a fixing nip between the...
Fixing exit guide plate, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing exit guide plate for use in a fixing device, which supports the conveyance of a paper while being curved in a direction opposite to a curl direction of...
Powder container and image forming apparatus
A powder conveying device includes: a conveying nozzle, provided with a powder receiving opening; an open/close member to open/close the powder receiving...
Developing device and image forming apparatus including a contact member
which is elastically deformed
A developing device includes: a developer bearer configured to bear developer thereon; a developer conveyance path for conveying developer to be fed to the...
Anti-reflection coating and optical member comprising same
An anti-reflection coating having an three-layer structure comprising first to third layers formed in this order on a substrate, the substrate having a...
Conveying apparatus, image forming apparatus, and conveying control method
A conveying apparatus includes a first conveying unit that conveys a recording medium, a reversing unit that reverses the recording medium conveyed by the first...
Image processing method, image processing apparatus, and conveyor line
system using image processing apparatus
Provided is an image processing method, the method including heating a thermoreversible recording medium with laser beams to erase an image which has been...
Transmission management system and transmission system
A disclosed transmission management system includes a receiver unit to receive alteration information for altering a communication status of a first...
Communication management system, communication terminal, communication
system, communication control method,...
A communication management system transmits a request for obtaining capability information indicating capability of a first communication terminal of a...
Photographing apparatus and photographing control method
A photographing apparatus includes a movable-member driver configured to move a movable member in a direction that is different from an optical axis of a...
Distribution control system, distribution system, distribution control
method, and computer-readable storage medium
A distribution control system that is connected to one or more communication terminals that output image (sound) data and transmits the image (sound) data to...
Object detection method and device
Disclosed is an object detection method used to detect an object in an image pair corresponding to a current frame. The image pair includes an original image of...
Image processing apparatus, non-transitory computer-readable medium, and
image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes an acquiring unit, an identifying unit, and a correcting unit. The acquiring unit acquires input data including shape...
Image-processing system, imaging apparatus and image-processing method
An image-processing system including an image processor and a correction processor is provided. The imaging processor obtains a captured image. The correction...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable
recording medium, for converting...
An image processing apparatus includes an input unit that inputs printing information containing image data and a conversion unit that, when the pixel value of...
Information processing apparatus, information management method, and
information management program
An information processing apparatus, including a reading apparatus which reads an electronic recording card, is disclosed. The apparatus includes a reading unit...
Output system and operation terminal for determining one electronic
apparatus from among a plurality of...
A non-transitory computer readable information recording medium stores a program therein. The program when executed by one or more processors causes an...
Coordinate detection system, coordinate detection method, and information
A coordinate detection system includes a coordinate input device including a panel surface, an indication tool including a tip part with a conical shape or...
Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and
computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes: a power mode information storage unit that stores power mode information indicating whether a power mode of an...
Device, method, and system for reporting device state information to a
An electronic device is connected to a server device. The electronic device includes: a detection unit that detects a state of the electronic device; a...
Information processing apparatus generating gloss control data
An information processing apparatus includes an input unit that receives specifications of a color, a type of a surface effect that is a visual or a tactile...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a nip formation pad to form a fixing nip between a first fixing rotator and a second fixing rotator, through which a recording medium...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device in an image forming apparatus includes a rotatable fixing member; a plurality of heat sources to heat each area of the fixing member in a...
Image forming system
An image forming system includes a post-processing unit capable of performing a post-processing on the sheet on which the toner image is formed. The image...
Light deflector, and devices incorporating the same
A light deflector includes a mirror unit having a light reflection plane, a base, a pair of elastic supporting members each having one end attached to the...
Ink for inkjet recording and recording method therewith
An ink for inkjet recording, including: water; a water-soluble organic solvent; a pigment; and resin particles, wherein 50% by mass or more of the water-soluble...
Non-aqueous photopolymerizable inkjet ink and ink cartridge
A non-aqueous photopolymerizable inkjet ink, including as a photopolymerizable monomer: (a) ethylene glycol dimethacrylate; and (b) caprolactone-modified...
Toner producing apparatus and toner producing method
A toner producing apparatus including: a foreign matter separating unit including a foreign matter separating chamber for separating metallic foreign matters...
Illumination light and illumination device
An illumination light includes: a bridge diode that performs full-wave rectification on an alternating-current signal; a switching converter that includes a...
Apparatus, system, and method of managing counterpart terminal information
and recording medium
An apparatus, system, and method of managing candidate counterpart terminal information, each of which determines, in response to a request for adding a...
Projection system, and information processing apparatus
A projection system includes image projection apparatuses to project one image onto a projection face based on image information, a projection controller to...
Sense circuit and method of operation thereof and photoelectric conversion
array connected to inverting input...
A sense circuit includes a differential amplifier circuit including an inverting input section, a non-inverting input section and an output section, an...
Information processing system, information processing method, and computer
An information processing system includes an image forming part and an operation part attachable to and detachable from the image forming part. The information...
Image scanner and image forming apparatus incorporating the image scanner
An image scanner, which is incorporated in an image forming apparatus, includes a stationary-document reading section, a moving-document reading section...
Image processing system and information synchronizing method
An image processing system includes a main unit of an image processing apparatus and an operational unit. The operational unit includes a request receiver that...
Additional input sources for data acquisition at distributed scan
A method and apparatus is provided for acquiring document data from additional input sources to a DSM system. In an embodiment, a DSM computing device includes...
Motor drive control device, motor drive control method, and non-transitory
A motor drive control device includes: a deceleration start position calculating unit that calculates a deceleration start position indicating an address at...
Vertical cavity surface emitting laser device, vertical cavity surface
emitting laser array, optical scanning...
A disclosed vertical cavity surface emitting laser device emits light orthogonally in relation to a substrate and includes a resonator structure including an...
Processing of light fields by transforming to scale and depth space
Light field images of a three-dimensional scene are transformed from an (image,view) domain to an (image,scale,depth) domain. Processing then occurs in the...
Sequencing products recognized in a shelf image
A method for sequencing products on a retail shelf, or other objects, recognized in an image of the retail shelf includes detecting products in the received...
Information processing apparatus and information processing apparatus
startup control method
An information processing apparatus includes a first processor that is connected to an input/output device and is configured to execute a program for...
Coordinate detection system, information processing apparatus, and
A coordinate detection system detects coordinates of a position to which an electronic pen points on a surface of a display. The coordinate detection system...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body, a sheet container, an image forming part to form an image, a sheet feeding rotary body to feed the...
Image forming apparatus that performs compulsory toner consumption
An image forming apparatus is provided. The image forming apparatus includes an image forming device to form images of color toners on corresponding image...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing belt formed into a loop rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and a pressure roller disposed opposite the fixing...