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US-9,108,433 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a conveyance unit, and an adhesive-surface guide unit. The adhesive-surface guide unit includes a...
US-9,108,432 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer-readable storage medium to form a image on a three...
An image forming apparatus includes a shape information acquisition unit configured to acquire shape information indicating a shape of a three-dimensional...
US-9,108,414 Wiper cleaning for printheads
Systems and methods are provided for cleaning wipers for printheads of a printing system. The system includes a cleaning mechanism for a wiper of a printing...
US-D736,850 Portion of a powder container
US-9,106,861 Method and apparatus for controlling adjustment of image parameters and image formation and an image apparatus...
An image forming control device and an image forming control method control an image forming apparatus that forms an image at every scanning line. The image...
US-9,106,837 Image capturing device and image capturing method
An image capturing device includes: an image capturing unit that captures a subject image through a lens and converts the subject image into an electric signal;...
US-9,106,833 Blur correction apparatus
A blur correction apparatus is provided that includes a blur correction mechanism, a locking member, a shift drive processor and an unlocking driver. The blur...
US-9,106,823 Autofocus device and digital camera
An autofocus device is provided that includes a lens drive system, an imager, a contrast detector, first and second peak detectors, and a backlash detector. The...
US-9,106,771 Image inspection device, image inspection system, and image inspection method
An image inspection device includes: a read-image acquiring unit that acquires a read image of a formed and output image; an inspection-image generating unit...
US-9,106,522 Method and system for remote diagnostic, control, and information collection based upon a connection or...
A method, system, and program product for communicating with machines connected to a network. Information sent to or from the machines is transmitted using...
US-9,106,164 Motor control device, image forming apparatus including the motor control device, and motor control method
A motor control device to execute speed control and position control of motor simultaneously, includes a target position information provider, a target speed...
US-9,106,081 Secondary cell protection circuit and battery
A secondary cell protection circuit configured to protect plural secondary cells connected in series is disclosed that includes plural switching parts...
US-9,105,473 Field effect transistor, display element, image display device, and system
A disclosed field effect transistor includes a gate electrode to which a gate voltage is applied, a source electrode and a drain electrode for acquiring a...
US-9,104,422 Image processing apparatus and method of image processing
An image processing apparatus included in a system including another image processing apparatus, and configured to transition to a first and a second electric...
US-9,104,359 Providing an integrated, feature oriented ad-hoc printing device selection system for mobile client devices
An integrated printer driver includes the capability to discover available ad-hoc printing devices and obtain the features and options currently supported by...
US-9,104,351 Non-transitory printing control program product, printing control apparatus, and printing system
A non-transitory printing control program product is disclosed. The printing control program product causes a computer to function as a printing data generating...
US-9,104,242 Palm gesture recognition method and device as well as human-machine interaction method and apparatus
Disclosed is a palm gesture recognition method comprising a step of obtaining plural images according to an order of time; a step of acquiring plural palm...
US-9,104,171 Detachable unit and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A detachable device, which can be included in an image forming apparatus, includes a unit drive mechanism, and a cover disposed at one end and an opposite end...
US-9,104,165 Image forming apparatus and method of handling a sheet conveyance error therein
An image forming apparatus, in which a method of handling a sheet conveyance error is performed, includes an apparatus body, a fixing unit fixing an image to a...
US-9,104,162 Conveyor system and image forming apparatus including same
A conveyor system includes a first conveyor belt entrained about a separation roller and a support roller disposed upstream from the separation roller, a second...
US-9,104,159 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member to bear a latent image on a surface thereof, a developing unit to develop the latent image on the...
US-9,104,156 Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device to fix an unfixed image carried on a recording medium includes an endless, rotary fixing member; a heat source to heat the fixing member; an...
US-9,104,152 Pressing member, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A pressing member includes a heat resistant material, highly heat conductive needle shaped fillers included in the heat resistant material, and hole portions...
US-9,104,150 Fixing unit, image forming apparatus incorporating the fixing unit, and image forming method
A fixing unit includes an endless belt unit accommodating a heat source, a pressure roller to rotate in contact with the fixing belt unit forming a pressure...
US-9,104,129 Charging device, image forming apparatus, and computer program product
An charging device includes: capacitors connected in series; a charging unit that charges the capacitors; bypass units, each respectively connects in parallel...
US-9,104,127 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus comprises: an image forming unit configured to form an image quality adjustment pattern image on an image carrier to be driven at a...
US-9,104,093 Illumination optical system and image projection device
An illumination optical system includes a lens unit that is arranged on a path of an emitted light to an image forming element for forming an image; a holding...
US-9,104,083 Recording medium and image recording set
A recording medium includes a first substrate; a second substrate; and an image recording layer provided between the first substrate and the second substrate,...
US-9,104,010 Imaging lens, imaging apparatus, and information device
An imaging lens includes a plurality of lenses, wherein a surface on an image side of a lens on an object side and a surface on the object side of a lens on the...
US-9,103,967 Gear mechanism
A gear mechanism having a smaller diameter and achieving an accurate automatic drive includes a central gear supported on a rotational shaft, first and second...
US-9,103,893 Voltage monitor semiconductor device, battery pack, and electronic device employing battery pack
A voltage monitor semiconductor device to monitor voltages of multiple rechargeable devices to output a detection result signal to indicate overcharge,...
US-9,103,717 Optical sensor and image forming apparatus configured to detect inside diffusely-reflected light
An optical sensor includes an irradiation system emitting linearly polarized light of a first polarization direction toward a surface of an object from an...
US-9,102,841 Yellow ink composition for inkjet recording, and inkjet recording method and inkjet recorded material
A yellow ink composition includes a particulate pigment; a dispersant; a water-soluble solvent; and water, wherein the ink composition satisfies the following...
US-9,102,495 Paper ejection device and image forming apparatus
A paper ejection device holds paper ejected out from an upstream device through a paper-ejection opening of the upstream device. The paper ejection device...
US-9,102,492 Clamping binding device
A sheet processing apparatus includes a conveyance unit to transport a sheet bundle including multiple sheets in a sheet conveyance direction and a binding...
US-9,102,452 Indicator for an impact detector, an impact detector, and a packaging container
An indicator for an impact detector includes a plurality of display parts to display a detector to outside of the indicator when an impact or force changes a...
US-9,102,185 Sheet processing apparatus with pressing unit, and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a stacking unit that stacks conveyed sheets; an aligning unit that aligns the sheets stacked on the stacking unit in a...
US-9,102,176 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
According to an embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes: a carriage, on which a recording head is mounted, to be driven by a driving source to...
US-9,102,159 Liquid supply device and image forming apparatus
A liquid supply device includes diaphragms, pressing members, a movement unit, a rotating shaft, and cams. In the liquid supply device, when the rotating shaft...
US-9,102,147 Liquid discharge head and image forming apparatus
A liquid discharge head includes nozzles discharging liquid droplets; liquid chambers in communication with the nozzles; liquid supply paths in communication...
US-9,102,138 Image forming apparatus
Using an intermediate transfer body onto which a conductive recording liquid containing water that is ejected by heads is provided; and a potential applying...
US-9,102,117 Sheet processing apparatus, image forming system, and sheet folding method
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a first pair of conveying members that convey a sheet; a second pair of conveying members that receive the sheet conveyed...
US-9,102,116 Sheet creaser, sheet finisher, image forming apparatus, sheet folding method, and computer program product
In a sheet creaser, a sheet set is pushed between a pair of folding rollers to fold the sheet set. Then, a re-pressing roller re-presses the sheet set, which...
US-D736,311 Printer
US-9,100,823 Information processing system and information processing apparatus
An information processing system includes a first information processing apparatus that outputs a sound of a predetermined frequency; and a second information...
US-9,100,611 Image forming apparatus, method, and program product adjusting image formation based on reading cross-hair at...
A non-transitory computer-readable storage medium stores image data for adjustment of image formation. The image data includes a cross-hair formed in a corner...
US-9,100,542 Transmission management system, transmission system, program for transmission management system and computer...
A transmission management system, when content data is communicated among plural transmission terminals via a communication network, selects a relay apparatus...
US-9,100,533 Photoelectric conversion element, image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method
A photoelectric conversion element includes: a plurality of light receiving elements that are arranged in a main-scanning direction, are arranged in a...
US-9,100,529 Power supply unit and image forming apparatus
A power supply unit includes a first power supply configured to supply electric power to a load using electric power supplied from an external power source; a...
US-9,100,510 Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
An image reading apparatus include a light source; an image sensor configured to output an image signal of an object illuminated by the light source; a first...
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