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US-9,741,174 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer-readable recording medium
An information processing apparatus according to an embodiment includes an imaging unit that obtains a captured image including position identification...
US-9,741,130 Method and apparatus for detecting object
A method and an apparatus for detecting an object are disclosed. The method comprises the steps of obtaining a plurality of depth images of the object;...
US-9,741,100 Optimization of plenoptic imaging systems
The spatial resolution of captured plenoptic images is enhanced. In one aspect, the plenoptic imaging process is modeled by a pupil image function (PIF), and a...
US-9,740,972 Preventing loss of print job information in a restart operation of a print engine
A control apparatus includes an execution controller, a stop controller, a connection processing unit, a print job information holding unit, a resumption...
US-9,740,955 Method for product recognition from multiple images
A method for product recognition from multiple images includes producing a plurality of recognition results for a plurality of input images, stitching the...
US-9,740,836 Licensing for each of software modules of application for execution on the apparatus
An image forming apparatus capable of executing an application formed by a plurality of program modules is disclosed, including: a correspondence information...
US-9,740,156 Image forming apparatus that adjusts a transfer bias according to surface properties of a transfer target
An image forming apparatus includes a toner image forming unit, a nip formation member, a transfer power source, an information acquisition device, and a...
US-9,740,147 Separator, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A separator for separating a recording medium from a fixing rotator includes a separation body including a front end and a conveyance path side face. The front...
US-9,740,143 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer unit that transfers a toner image on an image bearer onto a transfer medium. The image forming apparatus includes...
US-9,740,139 Powder container including a container portion to be engaged with a powder replenishing device
The powder container includes a container body containing a powder for image formation, the powder being to be supplied to a powder replenishing device; a...
US-9,740,116 Photoconductor, and image forming method and image forming apparatus using the photoconductor
A photoconductor includes an electroconductive substrate; an intermediate layer overlying the electroconductive substrate; and a photosensitive layer overlying...
US-9,739,983 Imaging optical system, imaging device and imaging system
An imaging device includes two imaging optical systems each of the imaging optical systems including a wide-angle lens having an angle of view wider than 180...
US-9,739,603 Calibration device, calibration method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium
A calibration device includes a part for controlling a projection device to project a pattern onto a three-dimensional object having characteristic points, a...
US-9,738,101 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...
US-9,738,092 Image recording apparatus and recording head driving method
An image recording apparatus includes: a plurality of recording heads driven on a basis of drive waveform data; a data storage that retains parameter sets...
US-9,738,071 Liquid discharge head, liquid discharge device, and liquid discharge apparatus
A liquid discharge head includes nozzles, a channel plate, a diaphragm member, a supporting substrate, a common liquid chamber forming substrate, a common...
US-9,736,372 Imaging system
An imaging system includes an imaging body having an optical system and an imaging element, a power supplier configured to supply power to the imaging element,...
US-9,734,547 Information processing device for controlling an order of displaying images in a single layer and information...
An information processing device includes a layer structure including one or more layers for displaying display information. The information processing device...
US-9,734,465 Distributed workflow-enabled system
A distributed workflow-enabled system includes: a workflow-enabled provider and a workflow-enabled client communicatively coupled by a network. The...
US-9,734,438 Image processing method, image processing apparatus, and computer program product
An image processing method generates image data of an image made up of a plurality of dots and having resolution in a first direction and resolution in a second...
US-9,733,877 Information processing apparatus, job-process control method, and job-process control computer program product...
An information processing apparatus includes: a reception unit that receives a job; a prohibition process unit that performs a prohibition process on the job; a...
US-9,733,872 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes: an object aggregating unit configured to aggregate spot color objects that are object to be printed in respective...
US-9,733,607 Toner conveyance device and image forming apparatus
A cleaning device in accordance with the present disclosure includes a cleaning member to clean toner on an image bearer, a toner conveyor that rotates to...
US-9,733,603 Image forming apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable recording medium for image tone correction
An electrophotographic image forming apparatus for forming an image in accordance with image information includes: an image forming unit configured to form an...
US-9,733,600 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing belt looped over a first roller and a second roller and rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and a pressure...
US-9,733,559 Dual controller image projector
An image projector includes: a light source to emit light; an image forming element irradiated with the light from the light source and to form an image for...
US-9,733,551 Variable-position operation device
A variable-position operation device, provided on an electronic-device body, includes a variable-position operation member which shifts upon an operation...
US-9,733,218 Sheet conveying device, image forming apparatus, and method of determining whether multi-feed has occurred
A sheet conveying device includes: a sending unit configured to send an ultrasonic wave; a receiving unit positioned to face the sending unit across a...
US-9,732,435 Group 13 nitride crystal and group 13 nitride crystal substrate
A group 13 nitride crystal having a hexagonal crystal structure and containing at least a nitrogen atom and at least a metal atom selected from a group...
US-9,730,030 Apparatus and system for processing emergency event information and providing evacuation guidance
An information processing apparatus includes a receiving unit configured to receive from the terminal apparatus, terminal apparatus identification information...
US-9,729,758 Locked print with intruder detection and management
An apparatus includes a user interface and a locked print module. The locked print module is configured to examine a plurality of print data received by the...
US-9,727,022 Image forming apparatus having air cooling system
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body, an image forming device to form an image on a recording medium, a casing to accommodate the image forming...
US-9,727,011 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes a first heater disposed opposite and heating at least a center of a fixing belt in an axial direction thereof and a second...
US-9,726,865 Zoom lens system
A zoom lens system includes a positive first lens group, a negative second lens group, a positive third lens group, a negative fourth lens group, and a positive...
US-9,726,654 Atmosphere sensor and method of producing the same, and method of producing printed matter
An atmosphere sensor includes a detecting element configured to detect external atmospheric characteristics of the atmosphere sensor. The atmosphere sensor...
US-9,725,276 Sheet processing device incuding a stacked-sheet-count limiting unit configured to limit the number of sheets...
A sheet processing device is for binding sheets together. The sheet processing device includes binding units differing from each other in maximum sheet count,...
US-9,724,951 Image erasing method, image erasing apparatus, and conveyor line system using image erasing apparatus
Provided is an image erasing method including heating a thermoreversible recording medium with laser beams to erase an image which has been recorded on the...
US-9,723,432 Information providing system, information terminal and information providing server, to update delivery...
An information providing system provides delivery information using identification information of an object equipped with a wireless communication function. The...
US-9,723,337 Distribution control system and distribution system
A distribution control system includes a generating unit configured to generate still image data from content data; a converting unit configured to convert the...
US-9,723,261 Information processing device, conference system and storage medium
A disclosed information processing device transmits and receives, as elements, audio information of inputted audio, video information of video taken, and screen...
US-9,723,173 Information processing apparatus, program, output system, and output method having improved output-cost...
An information processing apparatus for controlling an output of an output data includes a selection receiving unit configured to receive an output instruction,...
US-9,723,168 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and computer program product
An information processing apparatus, which connects to at least one client apparatus via a first network and is connectable to an external apparatus via a...
US-9,723,161 Apparatus, information processing system, information processing method, and information processing program for...
An apparatus connected to an information processing apparatus through a first network includes a receiving unit that receives identification information of a...
US-9,723,140 Communication system and information processing device
A communication system with a plurality of information processing terminals and an information processing device communicating with the information processing...
US-9,722,808 Data transmission system, a terminal device, and a recording medium
A data transmission system including a plurality of terminal devices arranged in a communication network and configured to transmit or receive content data. At...
US-9,717,001 Authentication system and authentication method
An authentication system, an authentication device, and an authentication method are provided. The authentication system includes a mobile device and an...
US-9,715,360 Repository-based print services
An approach is provided for a service provider to identify documents to include in a client's repository and for the client to print the documents from the...
US-9,715,201 Fixing device and image forming apparatus including a rotation load applicator
A fixing device includes a fixing rotator rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and a pressure rotator to press against the fixing rotator to form...
US-9,711,125 Sound absorbing device, electronic device, and image forming apparatus
A sound absorbing device including a Helmholtz resonator having a projection part which includes a shape of protruding from an outer wall surface of a...
US-9,710,206 Communications apparatus, communications method, and recording medium
A communications apparatus serially transmitting a code string including a target code includes a converter to convert first codes in the code string into...
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