At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Object detector including a light source with light emitting region of a
first size in a first direction and a...
An object detector includes a light source; an optical system that converts a light beam emitted from the light source into a predetermined state; a deflector...
Inkjet ink, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording device
An inkjet ink including: water; a water-soluble organic solvent; a pigment; polycarbonate modified urethane resin particles; an ultraviolet absorber; and a...
Method for producing thermoreversible recording medium and apparatus for
producing the same
A method for producing a thermoreversible recording medium, containing: arranging inlets on a first base sheet to be spaced apart from each other by...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a sheet conveying unit that conveys a sheet; a sheet stacking member on a placing surface of which the sheet conveyed by...
Thermosensitive recording label
To provide a thermosensitive recording label, which contains a base, an under layer, a thermosensitive coloring layer, a barrier layer, a release layer, and an...
Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus, a carriage mounts a recording head for discharging droplets, and moves in a main scan direction. A guide member slidably guides...
Plasma processing device and image forming apparatus including the same
A plasma processing device in an image forming apparatus includes: a first electrode; a second electrode which is disposed opposing to the first electrode to...
Method of manufacturing print head, print head and image forming
apparatus, using light density data for print...
A method of manufacturing a print head includes a first step of finding first light quantity related data showing a light quantity in a light spot formed by...
Image forming apparatus for peforming user authentication using a code
An image forming apparatus is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes a scanner, a display device, processing circuitry configured to activate a...
Information processing system, information processing device, and
An information processing system includes a common service providing unit configured to manage a user with organization identification information, user...
Phase detector, motor drive controller, motor device, and method of
detecting phase of rotor
A phase detector includes a crossing-point phase detection circuit to compare signals levels of pairs of sensor signals and output crossing-point phase...
Process for producing group III element nitride crystal and apparatus for
producing group III element nitride...
A group III element nitride single crystal is grown on a template immersed in a raw material liquid retained in a crucible and containing a group III material...
Information processing unit, printing control method for printer driver,
and computer program product
A information processing unit includes: a control unit configured to control operation processing of individual units through a user interface; a print set...
Writing apparatus, writing system, and writing method
A writing apparatus to which an external writing unit is connected comprises a writing unit that write, to a write object provided to a conveyed item,...
Selectively allowing execution of a control command associated with a page
description language in an image...
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus that connects to a device. The image forming apparatus includes a storage unit that stores, for each types of page...
Information processing system, apparatus, and method
An information processing system includes first and second information processing apparatuses. The first information processing apparatus transmits a request...
Developer container, developing device, process unit, and image forming
The developer container includes a rotator that is rotated in the container body, a sequence of gears disposed outside the developer container that transmits a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a first image bearer, a lubricant dispenser to apply lubricant to the first image bearer, and a controller to adjust a...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device includes a rotary fixing member; a pressure roller pressed against the fixing member to form a nip in association with the fixing member; and an...
Charger and image forming apparatus
A charger is provided. The charger includes a discharge electrode, a cleaner, and a holder. The discharge electrode is composed of a wire, and the wire has a...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes: a common optical deflector that deflects light beams from light source devices; and a scanning optical system that focuses...
Light deflector, light source device, image projecting device, and display
Disclosed is a light deflector including a light-emitting element configured to emit a light beam with a substantially elliptical cross-sectional shape, and a...
Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A sheet feeding device, which is incorporated in an image forming apparatus, includes a sheet container that contains a sheet therein, an outer end part...
Printing system, printing apparatus, and printed-matter production method
According to an aspect of the present invention, a printing apparatus includes a plasma treatment unit configured to acidify at least a surface of a print...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body, a recording head, head tanks, a carriage, main tanks, a liquid feeder, a liquid feed controller, a...
Method and apparatus for fabricating three-dimensional object
A three-dimensional object fabrication method and apparatus to fabricate a three-dimensional object from a foamed material are provided. The method includes...
Optical scanning apparatus, optical writing apparatus, and image forming
F-theta lenses, included in scanning lens systems, are arranged on a main scanning plane facing an optical deflector and substantially linearly symmetrically on...
Method, apparatus, and computer product for managing image formation
Common portions of applications are extracted as common system service. A platform is formed by the common system service and a general purpose OS. A printer...
Data processing device, data processing system, and data processing method
A data processing device including a first reception unit configured to receive data and store the data in a first storage unit; a process control unit...
Metadata support in a distributed scan system
Approaches are provided for processing scan data based on a scan process definition (SPD) that defines a set of instructions for acquiring image data based on...
System, apparatus and method for enhancing scan functionality
Systems, apparatuses and methods are provided to allow a multi-functional apparatus to control a mixed mode scan job build. Different types of sheets of...
Customizing security role in device management system, apparatus and
Systems, apparatuses and methods are provided for managing information technology devices in an information technology environment in which at least some of the...
Protective semiconductor device for secondary cell
Provided is a protective semiconductor device detecting a disconnection reliably with secondary cells including for each cell: cell-connecting terminals; a...
Surface emitting laser element and atomic oscillator
A surface emitting laser element includes a lower DBR formed on a substrate; an active layer formed above the lower DBR; an upper DBR formed on the active...
Surface-emitting laser module, optical scanner device, and image forming
A disclosed surface-emitting laser module includes a surface-emitting laser formed on a substrate to emit light perpendicular to its surface, a package...
Healthcare system integration
An approach is provided for acquiring and integrating data into external services. According to the approach, image and/or video data and identification data...
Print control apparatus, print control system, and print control method to
determine a surface-effect selection...
A print control apparatus includes a storage unit configured to store surface-effect selection tables for respective pieces of recording medium information on a...
Product, method, and apparatus for installing a second program based on a
call from a first program
An install method executed by an apparatus, including receiving a call from a first program when the first program is activated; and installing a second program...
Information processing apparatus, output system, information processing
method, and recording medium storing...
An information processing apparatus, output system, information processing method, and an information processing program stored in a non-transitory recording...
Annotating digital files of a host computer using networked tablet
A computer-implemented method comprising receiving, at a tablet display unit of a first tablet that is coupled to a host computer, image data representing a...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
In an information processing apparatus, a communication unit communicates with notifying apparatuses that store position information thereof and notifies, in a...
Sound absorber and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A sound absorber includes a duct member constituting a resonance pathway, the duct member including a pathway portion communicating ends of the duct member; a...
Optical sensor and image forming apparatus configured to detect light
reflected from sheet
An optical sensor includes an irradiation system including a semiconductor laser having plural light-emitting parts; and at least one photodetector that detects...
Image forming apparatus with a heater controller and image forming method
to control heating
An image forming apparatus includes a controller including a primary heating control portion to control a heater to perform a primary heating to heat a fixing...
Transfer device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A transfer device includes a transfer member and a bias applicator. The transfer member contacts a surface, on which a toner image is borne, of an image bearing...
Toner set, developer set, and image forming apparatus
A toner set, including: a transparent toner including a binder resin a, a releasing agent a and no colorant; and one or more color toners, each including a...
Image projection apparatus
Provided is an image projection apparatus, such as a projector, including a light source; an image generating element such as a DMD that receives light from the...
A decomposable polymer represented by General Formula (1): ##STR00001## where X.sub.1 denotes a certain group; X.sub.2 denotes a certain group; R.sub.1 and...
Conveyance device, conveyance device control method, and computer program
Provided is a conveyance device that includes: a conveyance unit configured to convey a conveyance object; a motor configured to drive the conveyance unit; a...
Image forming method and image forming apparatus
Provided is an image forming method, including: applying a treatment liquid to a recording medium; and applying a recording ink to the recording medium. The...