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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...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit to form an image on a medium; a reciprocally moving carriage on which to mount the image forming unit;...
Image forming apparatus using a pre-processing liquid and a
post-processing liquid, and an image forming method...
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus including an image forming unit that ejects droplets from an image forming apparatus, and forms an image on a surface of...
Image processing method and image processing apparatus
To provide an image processing method, including: image recording, wherein an image composed of a plurality of laser drawn lines is recorded by heating by...
Inkjet head that circulates ink
An inkjet head that is able to circulate ink. The inkjet head includes a diaphragm plate, a first restrictor plate, one or more chamber plates, a second...
Lighting control circuit, lamp, and lighting control method using the
lighting control circuit
A lighting control circuit includes a rectifier connected to an electric ballast to which a commercial AC power is supplied, and configured to convert an AC to...
Communication management system, communication system, computer-readable
recording medium, and maintenance system
A communication management system includes a storage unit configured to store therein destination information of a first communication terminal that establishes...
Image output apparatus, image output system, and image output control
Provided are an image output apparatus, an image output system, and an image output control program. Each of the image output apparatus, the image output...
Sheet post-processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet post-processing apparatus includes a first conveying unit configured to convey a sheet; a holding unit configured to hold the sheet conveyed by the...
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...
Color measurement system to correct color data corresponding to a ratio of
detected distance to a reference...
A color measuring device includes a housing; a sensor unit configured to capture an image of a region, the sensor unit being held to the housing; an...
Imaging apparatus, vehicle system, and image-processing method for image
magnification and expansion
A dynamic expansion operation of an index value image is performed by specifying an index value range before correction (Gmin to Gmax) for one index value...
Information processing apparatus
An information processing apparatus includes a processor that executes an instruction stored in a fixed address area in a storage part; the storage part that...
Process management system, information processing apparatus and
information processing system
A process management system includes an information processing apparatus including a computer that executes a program to perform a managing process. The...
Process unit including a rotatable shaft along a driving force vector and
image forming apparatus including the...
A process unit includes a photosensitive member that carries an image; a developing device that has a developer carrying member carrying a developer to be...
Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge is detachably mounted on an apparatus main body of an image forming apparatus. An embodiment of the cartridge includes a developer bearer...
Indicator and image forming apparatus incorporating same
An indicator disposed on an openably closable door disposed on a part of an exterior panel includes a light source disposed on a housing positioned in an...
Image forming apparatus including first and second bias voltage supply
An image forming apparatus includes a first image forming device, a plurality of second image forming devices, a first bias voltage supply device, and a second...
Image forming device and control method for image forming device
According to an embodiment, provided is an image forming device that includes: an image forming unit forming an image in a predetermined cycle in a direction...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus that include a separator
disposed downstream from a fixing nip
A fixing device includes a fixing belt stretched taut across a fixing rotator and a support rotator. A pressure rotator is pressed against the fixing rotator...
Power transmission device and image forming apparatus including the same
A power transmission device includes a drive coupling, a driven coupling, and an intermediate transmission member. The drive coupling receives power from a...
Electrostatic image developing toner, image forming apparatus, image
forming method, and process cartridge
An electrostatic image developing toner including: toner base particles each including a binder resin and a colorant; and an external additive, wherein the...