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Moving device and image forming apparatus including the moving device
An image forming apparatus includes a housing including an opening to house a plurality of latent image bearing members for bearing latent images and latent...
Cleaning unit, process cartridge incorporating same, and image forming
apparatus incorporating same
A cleaning unit, which is included in a process cartridge or an image forming apparatus, includes a brush rotary body to remove toner, a toner collecting rotary...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus, including: photoconductor; charging unit; exposing unit; developing unit containing toner; transfer unit; and fixing unit, wherein...
Elastic member for image forming apparatus containing a base and an
elastic layer, and fixing member, fixing...
To provide an elastic member for image forming apparatus, which contains: a base; and an elastic layer provided on the base, wherein the elastic layer contains...
Image-forming apparatus, toner container and toner container installation
An image-forming apparatus and toner container installation structure used in the image-forming apparatus, includes: a toner container with a toner container...
Developer container, developing device, processing unit, image forming
device, and method of manufacturing...
A developer container includes: a container body that stores a developer and includes a filling port for the developer; and a container terminal that is...
Developing device and image forming apparatus including a toner bearing
member having a predetermined...
A developing device including: a toner bearing member configured to bear a toner on a surface of the toner bearing member and configured such that the surface...
Residual voltage reducing processing cartridge, image forming apparatus
with same, and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes an electrophotographic photoreceptor that bears a latent image, an electrostatic charging unit that negatively charges the...
Charger, ion generator, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A charger to apply a charge to an object is provided. The charger includes an electron emitter including an electroconductive substrate; and a layer of n-type...
Image forming apparatus, image correcting method, computer readable
storage medium, image correction unit and...
An image forming apparatus includes: at least one first image carrier configured to carry an electrostatic latent image thereon; an image writing unit; a second...
Toner, developer and image forming apparatus
A toner including: a binder resin containing a non-crystalline resin and a crystalline resin; a colorant; and, a releasing agent, wherein the releasing agent...
Toner containing crystalline polyester
A toner including a binder resin which contains a crystalline polyester resin and a non-crystalline polyester resin, wherein the crystalline polyester resin has...
Image bearing member, manufacturing method of the same, image forming
method, image forming apparatus, and...
An image bearing member includes a substrate, and a photosensitive layer overlying the substrate, wherein an uppermost surface layer of the image bearing member...
Projector zoom lens and projector
A projector zoom lens includes a first lens group having a negative refractive power and a second lens group having a positive refractive power. The first lens...
Imaging lens, camera and hand-held data terminal device
An imaging lens includes a first lens group having a positive refractive power on an object side and including at least three positive lenses and at least two...
Imaging system and imaging optical system
An imaging system includes n or more photographing optical system having an imaging optical system having a full angle of view A (degree) larger than 360/n...
Close-distance correcting lens system
A close-distance correcting lens system includes a positive first lens group and a negative second lens group, wherein traveling distances of the first lens...
Imaging device and imaging method for autofocusing
An imaging device includes an imaging lens which obtains an optical image of a subject, an imaging element which receives from a subject light passing through...
Anti-reflection coating, optical member having it, and optical equipment
comprising such optical member
A anti-reflection coating comprising first to ninth layers laminated in this order on a substrate for having reflectance of 0.2% or less to light in a visible...
Inkjet recording ink, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording method
An inkjet recording ink, including: water; a wetting agent; a colorant; and polymer microparticles, wherein the polymer microparticles are each a copolymer of a...
Image forming system, power calculation method, and power calculating
According to an embodiment, an image forming system includes: an image forming apparatus; a peripheral device; and a first control unit. The image forming...
Optimization of drying for wet colorants in a printing system
Systems and methods are disclosed for determining an operational range of colorant densities and heating powers that result in successful drying for a print...
Ink ejecting printer, ink ejecting printing system, ink ejecting printer
control method, and ink ejecting...
An ink ejecting printer includes a recording head disposed with a prescribed clearance between the recording head and a recording medium having a predetermined...
Electromechanical transducer element, method of producing
electromechanical transducer element, inkjet...
An electromechanical transducer element includes a substrate; a common electrode disposed on the substrate; an electromechanical transducer film formed on the...
Curtain coating method and curtain coating device
A curtain coating method including: discharging at least one coating liquid from a slot type die; forming a coating liquid film of the coating liquid freely...
Static eliminator and image forming apparatus including same
A static eliminator includes a plurality of static eliminating needles, a holder including a retaining surface on which the plurality of static eliminating...
Apparatus, system, and method of managing data transmission, and
transmission management program
When a refrained state is detected at a first transmission terminal, a transmission management system sends operation state information of the first...
Switching between views using natural gestures
The disclosure includes a system and method for switching between video views and data views. The system includes a controller, a view presentation module, a...
Recording operation control device for camera
A recording operation control device for a camera, which can perform time-lapse photography at a predetermined time interval, comprises an external memory...
Camera body, lens barrel and lens-interchangeable camera
A camera body includes a body-side bayonet lug, wherein a lens-side bayonet lug of a lens barrel is positioned immediately behind the body-side bayonet lug when...
Image processing device and image processing method
An image processing device includes a main memory, a parameter register, an image processor, and a parameter transfer unit. The main memory stores therein a...
Spectral characteristic acquisition apparatus, image evaluation apparatus,
and image forming apparatus
A spectral characteristic acquisition apparatus includes a light emitting part configured to emit light onto an object, a light dividing part configured to...
Network interface determining apparatus and method
The present invention provides a novel communications apparatus that includes a plurality of wired LAN functions and wireless LAN functions and facilitates...
Method for resetting photoelectric conversion device, and photoelectric
A reset method of an photoelectric conversion device at least including a phototransistor having a first collector, a first base, and a first emitter, and a...
Organic EL lighting emitting device, method of manufacturing the same, and
organic EL light source device
An organic EL light emitting device and an organic EL light source device having the organic EL light emitting device are described. A method of manufacturing...
Fullerene derivative, and method of preparing the same
A fullerene derivative having 60 or more carbon atoms includes at least one structure having the following formula (I): ##STR00001## wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2...
Electromechanical transducer, droplet ejection head, and method for
manufacturing electromechanical transducer
An electromechanical transducer includes a first electrode mounted on one of a substrate and a base film, an electromechanical transducer film mounted on the...
Projector system, and method for drawings
When a user or the like blocks a portion of a projected image, acquisition of position information about a drawing-designated position, which is designated...
Device, charging method, and system
A device includes a display control unit configured to display a Web page on an operations panel, the Web page including a standard script and an extended...
Report generation apparatus, report generation system, and computer
A report generation apparatus includes a user information storage unit that stores therein user identification information for identifying a user and regional...
Information processing apparatus, conference system, and information
An information processing apparatus includes a voice acquiring unit configured to acquire voice information remarked by a user; an image information acquiring...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a toner-image forming unit, a transfer unit, a cleaner, a plurality of cylindrical transport path forming...
Gloss applicator and image forming apparatus including the gloss
A gloss applicator includes a belt to feed a recording material, including a substrate and a surface layer contacting a surface of the recording material an...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program
An acquisition unit acquires output data including first image data including first clear toner plane data and second image data including color plane data and...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus forms, on a surface of a moving member moving in a first direction, an image under an image forming condition in accordance with...
Fixing member for electrophotographic fixing, fixing device, and image
A fixing member for electrophotographic fixing includes a base body; an elastic layer; and an outermost surface releasing layer. The elastic layer and the...
Image forming apparatus with conveyance unit to regulate passage of
An image forming apparatus includes a conveyance passage unit, a fixing device, an optical sensor, a fixing condition adjuster, and a regulator. A recording...
Transfer device and image forming apparatus including same
A transfer device includes a transfer bias power source, a switching device, and a sheet dependent condition setting device. The transfer bias power source...
Developing device and image forming apparatus and process cartridge
A developing device includes a developer bearer to carry by rotation developer to a development range facing a latent image bearer, a developer container to...
Developing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A developing device includes a developer bearer disposed facing a latent image bearer in a development range, and an alternating voltage application unit to...