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US-9,045,305 Image forming system and sheet conveyance method
An n image forming system includes an image forming apparatus, a sheet processing apparatus including a post-processing unit to perform post-processing of...
US-9,045,296 Conveying device and image forming apparatus
A conveying device includes a pair of first nipping rollers configured to be movable in a width direction while nipping a recording medium and rotate to convey...
US-9,044,982 Cooling device and image forming apparatus
A cooling device includes a rotatable belt extended by a plurality of extending members that transfers a sheet in contact with the surface of the belt, and a...
US-9,044,963 Laser drawing control apparatus, laser drawing apparatus, method of controlling laser drawing apparatus and...
Disclosed is a laser drawing control apparatus for thawing an image on an object by a laser light, including an end point shifting unit (1102) that obtains a...
US-9,044,946 Droplet discharge head and image forming apparatus including same
A droplet discharge head includes a nozzle substrate containing a plurality of nozzles to discharge droplets; a channel substrate to form a plurality of...
US-9,044,940 Inkjet printing apparatus
An inkjet printing apparatus for printing images on printing paper by discharging ink while moving inkjet heads and the printing paper relative to each other....
US-9,044,915 Sheet processing device and image forming system
A saddle stitching binding device includes an additional folding roller unit that presses a fold line portion of a folded sheet bundle and performs additional...
US-D730,980 Printer
US-9,043,399 Transmission management system and transmission system
A disclosed transmission management system includes a receiver unit to receive alteration information for altering a communication status of a first...
US-9,043,219 Automatic and semi-automatic selection of service or processing providers
A system and method for automatic or semi-automatic selection of service or processing providers is disclosed. In one embodiment of the present invention allows...
US-9,042,802 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: an image bearing member; a charger; an irradiator; a development device having an accommodation unit to accommodate toner...
US-9,042,799 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a rotary endless fixing belt; a nip forming member disposed in an interior of the fixing belt; a rotary opposed member to contact the...
US-9,042,784 Rotating-body driving device and image forming apparatus
A rotating-body driving device that includes a rotating body; a driving source; a reduction gear that includes an output shaft and a gear rotating at a...
US-9,042,779 Transfer belt device and image forming apparatus including the same
An image forming apparatus includes a housing and a transfer unit. The transfer unit detachably attachable relative to the housing includes a drive roller, a...
US-9,042,778 Powder refilling device, process cartridge and image including same, and powder refilling method
A powder refilling device includes a refill powder chamber to accommodate a powder bag containing powder, an opener to open the powder bag inside the refill...
US-9,042,766 Cooling device and image forming apparatus including same
A cooling device including a heat pipe to cool a sheet, a radiator provided to an end of the heat pipe, and a duct accommodating the radiator and having a...
US-9,042,761 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device capable of shifting to a sleep state includes a heat source; a rotatable fixing member that is partly heated by the heat source to heat an...
US-9,042,748 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a latent image carrier to carry a latent image on a surface thereof, a developing device to develop the latent image with...
US-9,042,745 Developer amount detector, image forming apparatus incorporating same, and positioning structure for...
A developer amount detector for detecting an amount of developer contained in a unit removably installable in an image forming apparatus, including optical...
US-9,042,675 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable recording medium which corrects an...
An image processing apparatus includes an image acquiring unit that acquires an image; an information acquiring unit that acquires image information indicative...
US-9,042,658 Image processing device and pixel interpolation method
An image processing device that generates a pixel value of a pixel and interpolates the pixel with the pixel value, the image processing device including: a...
US-9,041,997 Electro-chromic display element, display apparatus, and driving method
An electro-chromic display element includes a display electrode 1 provided on a display substrate 1b an electro-chromic layer 3 provided on the display...
US-9,041,976 Server device, association process flow determining method, and image processing system
A server device includes an external device information managing unit which manages external device information regarding plural external devices, and an...
US-9,041,974 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, an image forming unit to form a multi-gradation image on the image carrier, a density detector to detect...
US-9,041,970 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product for determining a direction...
An image processing apparatus includes: a protected area determining unit that determines a protected area to be protected by forming a transparent color...
US-9,041,948 Image processing apparatus, security system supplied with image processing apparatus, image processing method...
An image processing apparatus includes an intrusion detection unit that detects an intrusion of an intruder; an imaging unit that images a monitor area; an...
US-9,041,944 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium for arranging status display...
An image processing apparatus includes a system managing unit configured to manage an apparatus status of apparatus hardware; an acquiring unit configured to...
US-9,041,818 Image pickup apparatus
Provided in an image pickup apparatus are an imaging optical system (12), an image pickup element (22), a fixed member (22) whose position relative to the...
US-9,041,758 Optical scanning device, optical scanning device control method, and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes: a driving unit that drives a light source that outputs multiple light beams; a deflecting unit that scans a scanning...
US-9,041,756 Optical writing controller, image forming apparatus, and optical writing control method
An optical writing controller that controls a light source to expose a photoconductor and forms an electrostatic latent image on the photoconductor calculates a...
US-9,041,371 Switching regulator
A disclosed switching regulator includes a speed-up circuit for speeding up an operation of an error amplifier circuit during the time starting from when a...
US-9,040,849 Rotating switch mechanism with locking mechanism
An electronic device, comprising a rotating switch mechanism for switching a conduction state of a predefined electronic circuit corresponding to a rotating...
US-9,040,215 Amine compound, electrophotographic photoconductor, image forming method, image forming apparatus, and process...
To provide an amine compound, represented by General Formula (I) below: ##STR00001## [In General Formula (I), R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 represent a substituted or...
US-9,039,196 Image displaying apparatus having plane mirror at conjugate to image displaying element
An image displaying apparatus including a light source, an image displaying element configured to control exiting of incident light to display an image, an...
US-9,039,191 Image projection apparatus
An image projection apparatus includes a light source, light from which is used to form an image to be projected, a first flow path, a control unit configured...
US-9,039,152 Liquid cartridge and image forming apparatus incorporation same
A liquid cartridge is detachably attachable to an apparatus body of an image forming apparatus. The liquid cartridge includes a cartridge case, an information...
US-9,039,137 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming part including a recording head to form an image on a recording medium, a conveyance mechanism disposed...
US-9,039,127 Driver apparatus, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling driver apparatus
A driver apparatus includes a drive unit to move a moveable unit along a given path using a drive force; a movement detector to detect movement of the moveable...
US-9,039,122 Controlled cooling of print media for a printing system
Systems and methods control the rate of cooling of a print media downstream of a drying process. One embodiment comprises a printing system. The printing system...
US-9,039,119 Method of detecting a pattern position in an image forming apparatus which reads a test pattern formed onto a...
An image forming apparatus which reads a test pattern formed onto a recording medium to adjust an ejection timing of liquid droplets is disclosed. The apparatus...
US-9,039,118 Method and apparatus for determining pattern position and image forming system including the same
An image forming apparatus is disclosed which reads a test pattern formed by ejecting liquid droplets onto a recording medium to adjust an ejection timing of...
US-9,038,165 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and computer program product
According to an embodiment, there is provided is an information processing apparatus including: a storage unit that stores therein information, which is set for...
US-9,037,760 Information processing apparatus and computer program product
An information processing apparatus includes a core unit configured to control an external device that is communicatively connected to the information...
US-9,037,744 Information processing apparatus, information processing system, message control method, and program product,...
An apparatus, method, system, computer program and product, which are capable of controlling an operating system message. The operating system message,...
US-9,037,073 Bypass feeder and door on an image forming apparatus
A bypass feeder, which is included in an image forming apparatus, includes an opening/closing unit opening and closing with respect to an apparatus body between...
US-9,037,067 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus including at least a photoreceptor; and a cleaning blade formed of a strip-shaped elastic blade to contact an edge line to the...
US-9,037,064 Fixing member, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
To provide a fixing member, which contains a base, and a polyorganosiloxane layer provided on the base, where the polyoranosiloxane layer contains...
US-9,037,042 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a transfer unit that is detachably attachable to a housing of the image forming apparatus and includes: a transfer member...
US-9,037,038 Image carrier surface treatment device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
An image carrier surface treatment device is disposed opposite an image carrier rotatable in a first rotation direction and carrying a toner image. The image...
US-9,037,022 Image forming apparatus, image forming system, and transfer method
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer unit configured to transfer a toner image onto a recording medium; a power supply unit configured to output one...
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