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US-9,167,140 Imaging device for an in-vehicle camera
An imaging device includes a welded part on a lens barrel side that is hardened after a contact portion of a lens barrel or a contact part on the lens barrel...
US-9,167,122 Image reading device and image forming device
An image reading device, includes an illumination optical system which has a light source unit configured to emit light being illuminating light to an...
US-9,167,113 Image forming apparatus and methods used in the image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus in which applications can be installed is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes an application information...
US-9,167,107 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program
An image processing apparatus implements appropriate image processing on image data stored in a storage unit of the image processing apparatus easily and...
US-9,166,933 Memory control apparatus, information processing apparatus, and memory control method
A memory control apparatus that controls writing and reading of data to/from a memory. The memory control apparatus includes: a sequence control unit that...
US-9,165,590 Minute structure and information recording medium
There is disclosed a minute structure including a sulfur compound and a silicon oxide. There is also disclosed a write-once information recording medium...
US-9,165,289 Electronic meeting management for mobile wireless devices with post meeting processing
A device management system includes a meeting support system that is configured to generate and transmit a plurality of electronic meeting invitations to a...
US-9,165,231 Image recognition in passive RFID devices
Passive RFID devices are disclosed that perform image recognition. The device includes an antenna, circuitry, and a camera. The antenna receives a radio...
US-9,165,223 Compensation for optical brighteners of print media to facilitate calibration of a printing system
Systems and methods are provided for compensating for optical brighteners found in print media while calibrating a printer. The system is able to determine...
US-9,164,875 Error detection method, information processing circuit, and error detection computer program product
An error detection method is to detect an error in a program to control hardware, which executes predetermined processing, via a register. The error detection...
US-9,164,865 Image processing apparatus, method, program, and computer readable recording medium for controlling operation...
An apparatus has a display for an operation operated by an application program. The apparatus includes an operation screen displayer that displays an operation...
US-9,164,774 Driver controlling device, and computer-readable recording medium storing driver controlling program
A driver controlling device includes a processor, a supporting function storing unit which stores information of supportable functions of a driver in a function...
US-9,164,747 Information processing system, device, and information processing method
A system, where a device and at least one information processing apparatus are connected via a network to each other, includes a configuration unit that, when...
US-9,164,721 Information display device and information display method
An information display device includes a location obtaining part configured to obtain location information, a communication part configured to communicate with...
US-9,164,713 System including operation device and information storing apparatus, method performed by the system, and the...
A system includes an operation device and an information storing apparatus, which are connected via a network. The operation device determines, based on...
US-9,164,710 Service providing system and service providing method
A service providing system that provides a service to a service using apparatus includes a management information storage unit that stores management...
US-9,164,705 Image forming apparatus and recording medium
An image forming apparatus includes an accumulating unit to accumulate documents, a document selecting unit to receive selection of the accumulated documents to...
US-9,164,470 Transfer device and attachment of the transfer device to a cover of an image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus, includes: a main body; a cover configured to be provided so as to be capable of being opened and closed with respect to the main...
US-9,164,462 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer device to transfer a toner image formed on an image bearing member onto a recording medium, a sheet separation...
US-9,164,458 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, an image forming unit, a density sensor, a gradation characteristic data generator, and a gradation...
US-9,164,447 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a pressurization member pressed against a fixing rotator and a magnetic flux generator disposed opposite the fixing rotator. A heat...
US-9,164,445 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes an endless belt rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and an opposed rotator contacting an outer circumferential surface...
US-9,164,443 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a first heat generator and a second heat generator that heat a fixing rotator. A support is disposed inside the fixing rotator. A...
US-9,164,438 Fixing device temperature control method, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device temperature control method includes selectively energizing at least one of a plurality of heaters that heats a fixing rotary body according to...
US-9,164,435 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a nip formation pad disposed opposite an inner circumferential surface of an endless belt and a pressing rotary body pressed against...
US-9,164,414 Optical writing control device, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling optical writing device
An optical writing control device includes a light emission control unit that controls light emission of a light source to exposes a photosensitive element. The...
US-9,163,701 Gear transmission device and image forming apparatus including the same
A gear transmission device includes a first external gear driven by a drive motor attached to a first side of a frame and a first internal gear driven by the...
US-9,163,429 Image forming apparatus having drawer unit
An image forming apparatus includes a drawer unit configured to be drawn out from a body of the image forming apparatus. The drawer unit includes a carriage...
US-9,163,325 Crystal growth apparatus and manufacturing method of group III nitride crystal
A crystal growth apparatus comprises a reaction vessel holding a melt mixture containing an alkali metal and a group III metal, a gas supplying apparatus...
US-9,163,160 Aqueous ink for inkjet, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording device
Aqueous ink for inkjet contains water; a hydrosoluble organic solvent; a pigment; and a resin, wherein the hydrosoluble organic solvent contains 2,3-butane diol...
US-9,162,839 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a loading tray on which a sheet is loaded; a pair of ejection rollers that eject the sheet to the loading tray and in...
US-9,162,838 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming system
A sheet conveying apparatus includes: a first sheet conveying unit that conveys a sheet by a driving force of an asynchronous motor; a second sheet conveying...
US-9,162,510 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body; a recording head to discharge droplets onto a recording medium, wherein a mist is generated when droplets...
US-9,162,485 Treatment liquid application device and image forming system
A treatment liquid application device for use in an inkjet printer includes an application roller to apply a treatment liquid to a recording medium before an...
US-9,162,480 Image erasing apparatus and image erasing method
A method for uniformly erasing an image recorded on a thermo-reversible recording medium. The image erasing apparatus includes an LD array, which emits a laser...
US-9,162,452 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a liquid jetting head for jetting liquid onto a recording medium and a movement mechanism for moving the liquid jetting head...
US-9,162,451 Image forming apparatus, program, and image forming system
An image forming apparatus which reads a test pattern formed by ejecting liquid droplets onto a recording medium to adjust an ejection timing of the liquid...
US-9,162,447 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: and a unit that electrically shuts off a pressure generating unit corresponding to a nozzle ejecting no droplet, from a...
US-9,162,446 Recording apparatus and recording apparatus control method
A recording apparatus includes a head unit, which includes a driver, and a recording data transmitter that transfers recording data to the head unit via a...
US-9,162,443 Ink jet recording device and short circuit protection method for ink jet recording device
An ink jet recording device comprises: an ink jet recording head for discharging an ink droplet; and a recording control part for outputting a drive signal to...
US-9,160,962 Communication apparatus
A communication apparatus is used to share information via a communication network. The communication apparatus includes: a housing; a moving unit provided to...
US-9,160,867 Information processing system for preventing job process from being redundantly performed, information...
An information processing system including at least one information processing apparatus includes a holding unit holding a processing request waiting for a...
US-9,160,781 Managing web applications on multi-function peripherals
A MFP includes a Web application and an encoded data generator that is configured to generate encoded access data for the Web application. The encoded access...
US-9,160,225 High voltage inverter device
A high voltage inverter device uses, as an input voltage (Vin), a DC voltage or a voltage composed of a DC component with a pulsating current superposed...
US-9,159,274 Driver for page transitions in an electronic paper device
A system and a method for updating an electronic paper display are disclosed. A memory includes a waveform table and a transition matrix including multiple...
US-9,159,179 Common access card security and document security enhancement
Techniques and systems for maintaining a secure document replication environment based on information contained in CACs are disclosed. In one embodiment of the...
US-9,159,118 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, and non-transitory computer-readable medium
An aspect of the present invention provides an image processing apparatus including: a people detecting unit that detects image portions of faces of a plurality...
US-9,158,949 Low power radio frequency communication
A method, system and tag for low power radio frequency communication is described. In one embodiment, the RF tag comprises: an access point comprising: a first...
US-9,158,928 Image management system and image management apparatus
According to an aspect of the present invention, an image management apparatus includes: an authentication processing unit which authenticates access according...
US-9,158,276 Cooling system and image forming apparatus incorporating same
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing device to fix an image on a recording medium, at least one temperature control target to be kept to or below a...
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