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Method and system for halftoning using energy minimization
A method is disclosed. The method includes generating a set of points via energy minimization to implement halftone seed pattern.
Stereo camera apparatus and method of obtaining image
A stereo camera apparatus for obtaining distance information of an object includes a camera unit that includes a left image sensor and a right image sensor...
Electronic equipment and image forming apparatus
Electronic equipment includes: a first substrate; a second substrate; and a harness that connects the first substrate and the second substrate with other. The...
Photopolymerizable inkjet ink, ink cartridge, and inkjet printing device
To provide a photopolymerizable inkjet ink, which contains monomer components, and a polymer or a copolymer of styrene, styrene derivative, acrylic acid ester,...
Image forming apparatus and recording liquid
An image forming apparatus with a voltage applying unit between a recording head and an intermediate transfer drum is capable of activating polyvalent metal...
Inkjet ink, pigment dispersion, image forming method, inkjet recording
apparatus, ink cartridge, and print
An inkjet ink including water, a pigment, a polymer, and a hydrazine compound. The polymer does not include an anionic unit and includes a first unit having a...
Liquid ejection head and image forming apparatus including the liquid
A liquid ejection head includes a channel plate, a diaphragm member, and a piezoelectric member. The channel plate includes a separate liquid chamber, a fluid...
Inkjet head and inkjet plotter
A disclosed inkjet head includes a liquid chamber formed by a space between a vibrating plate and a nozzle substrate and separated by partitions; a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a recording head, an ejection detector, and a cleaner. The ejection detector detects ejection or non-ejection of droplets...
Image forming apparatus including recording head and head tank
An image forming apparatus includes a recording head, a head tank, a main tank, a liquid feed device, and a controller. When the main tank is in an ink end...
Droplet discharging device and particle manufacturing device
A droplet discharging device including a discharging hole to discharge droplets, a piezoelectric element that deforms with electrical charging and discharging...
Sheet conveyor and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A sheet conveyor included in an image forming apparatus includes a conveying roller rotatable in normal and reverse directions to convey a sheet in opposite...
Control device, image forming apparatus, and control method
A power supply circuit receives power from a power supply and supplies the power to loads including a main controller and a first sub-controller performing...
Device for transferring data between an unconscious capture device and
Apparatuses and methods are disclosed for accessing and distributing data that includes a portable first device and a second device wherein both devices have...
Image glossing apparatus, image glossing method, and recording medium
storing image glossing program
An image glossing apparatus including a recording sheet feeder feeding a recording sheet bearing a toner image; a glossing device including a heater heating a...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including the fixing device
A fixing device for fixing an image on a recording medium includes a rotatable endless fixing rotary member, a heating source which heats the fixing rotary...
Fixing device including a belt holder configured to maintain a shape of a
fixing belt and image forming...
A fixing device includes a flexible fuser belt, a stationary, tubular belt holder, a heater, a stationary fuser pad, and a rotatable pressure member. The...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a fixing unit and a gloss equalizing unit. The fixing unit is disposed in a media conveyance path to fix a toner image on a recording...
Powder supplying device and image forming apparatus
A powder supplying device includes a powder container frame, a powder container detachably installable in the powder container frame horizontally and including...
Toner conveying path forming member, toner replenishment unit, and image
A toner conveying path forming member forms a toner conveying path with a hollow capable of conveying toner. The toner conveying path forming member includes an...
Image forming method and image forming apparatus
To provide an image forming method, containing: a charging step, a latent electrostatic image forming step, a developing step, a transferring step, and a fixing...
Process cartridge and image forming apparatus including same
A process cartridge detachably installable in an image forming apparatus including a first sub-unit to hold an image carrier, a second sub-unit to hold a...
Connector, charging device incorporating same, and image forming apparatus
incorporating the connector
A connector to electrically connect a rotary body having a shaft, the connector includes a connecting terminal, electrically connected to either a power supply...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
An image processing apparatus comprising: an acquiring unit configured to acquire a correction target image and user information indicating characteristics of a...
Image inspection apparatus, image forming apparatus, image inspection
method, and image inspection program
An image inspection apparatus for inspecting a recording medium having first and second sides is devised. The image inspection apparatus includes a...
Image scanner, auto document feeder, and image forming apparatus
An image scanner includes: an image sensor that photo-electrically converts reflected light from a document irradiated with light by a light source; an A/D...
Printing apparatus and method of controlling printing apparatus
A printing apparatus includes one or more print execution units each including a plurality of storage units configured to receive and storage pieces of image...
System, apparatus and method for consumption management
Apparatuses, systems and methods are provided for monitoring the consumption of paper, toner, energy, other resources, etc., by an information technology...
Optical writing device, image forming device, and method of operating the
The optical writing device includes: a light source including a plurality of light-emitting element assemblies; a line information storage for storing pixel...
Apparatus, method and computer program product for drawing image on
An apparatus for drawing an image on a thermal medium includes a stroke group generating unit configured to group continuous strokes forming the image of a...
Apparatus, system, and method of outputting image, and recording medium
storing image output control program
An apparatus, system, and method of outputting an image, and image output control program stored in a recording medium are described. The image output apparatus...
Device and method for testing semiconductor device
A testing method for testing a semiconductor device includes heating the semiconductor device until the temperature of the semiconductor device reaches a...
Surface-emitting laser module, optical scanner device, and image forming
A disclosed surface-emitting laser module includes a surface-emitting laser formed on a substrate to emit light perpendicular to its surface, a package...
Carrier for developing electrostatic latent image, tow-component developer
and image forming method
A carrier for developing electrostatic latent image, including a particulate magnetic core material; and a coated layer covering the surface of the particulate...
Toner, method for producing the same, and developer
The present invention provides a toner containing base particles formed by emulsifying or dispersing, in an aqueous medium, a toner composition liquid which is...
Group III nitride crystal, method for growing the group III nitride
crystal, and apparatus for growing the same
When a group III nitride crystal is grown in a pressurized atmosphere of a nitrogen-containing gas from a melt 50 including at least a group III element,...
Source code generation for interoperable clients and server interfaces
Systems and methods are provided for generating source code to enable communication between a server defined according to a first programming language and a...
Image processing apparatus and control method for image processing
An image processing apparatus includes a first control unit configured to control the whole apparatus and not to be energized in a power saving mode; and a...
Cleaning blade, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge using
the cleaning blade
A cleaning blade including a strip-shaped elastic blade having at least one obtuse-angled edge on a tip portion thereof, and a cover layer, which is located on...
Gloss applicator and image forming apparatus including same
A gloss applicator to apply a gloss to toner by heating and then forcibly cooling a toner image on a recording medium, includes: a plurality of rollers...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: image-forming units of multiple colors that form images on an image carrier in such a manner that the images are overlaid...
Developer container, developing device, process cartridge, image forming
device, and developer refilling method
A first developer container delivers developer to a second developer container, the first developer container including a first opening to be engaged with the...
Image forming apparatus with neutralizer and image forming method
An image forming apparatus including an image bearing member, a charger, an irradiator, a developing device, a transfer device, a neutralizer, and a varying...
Four group zoom lens system
A zoom lens system includes a positive first lens group, a negative second lens group, and positive third and fourth lens groups. Upon zooming from the short to...
Image processing method and apparatus using virtual color gamut
information in association with color standards...
An image processing system includes a color standard storage unit that stores multiple color standards that output apparatuses having a shared output method...
Printing control device and image formation system
In the present invention, a printing control device comprises: a generation unit that generates a clear toner plane data based on a type of a surface effect...
Control device, image forming system and program for controlling total
A control device according to the present invention is a control device that controls a print device that forms an image on a recording medium based on image...
Authentication system having an authentication apparatus including an
authentication unit configured to search...
An authentication system includes an apparatus and an authentication apparatus configured to perform authentication of a user of the apparatus. The apparatus...
Method and system for storing and retrieving data
A database management system includes a first data storage structure for storing timestamped counter data entries for each of devices in an unordered manner and...
Page level recovery graphical user interface
A print server includes a graphical user interface (GUI) having a dialog screen to enable the user to specify a page range of a current copy and a number of...