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Apparatus and method for obtaining spectral characteristics
A spectral characteristic obtaining apparatus includes a detection unit detecting light quantities in plural wavelength bands from a measurement target, a...
Vehicle detection device and vehicle detection method
A vehicle detection device having an imaging device to capture two respective polarized images from two polarized light beams having different polarization...
Image-capturing device and in-vehicle camera
An image-capturing device including: an imaging optical system which is configured to capture an optical image of a subject; an imaging optical system retaining...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes a plurality of stations, each of which includes an light source, a deflector (polygon scan), a scanning optical element, and...
Display device with touch panel, event switching control method, and
computer-readable storage medium
A display device includes a touch panel; a coordinate detecting unit configured to detect coordinates on a display surface of the touch panel; a special pen...
Projection optical system and image projection device
A disclosed projection optical system projects images on a surface to be projected on. The projection optical system includes a first optical system including...
Inkjet recording device
An inkjet recording device including a line engine including a plurality of recording heads that are aligned in a main scanning direction, in which an arbitrary...
Inkjet nozzle flushing mechanism
A method is disclosed. The method includes receiving print job data, rasterizing the print job data to generate image data for each page of the print job data...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including a recording head having a nozzle to discharge droplets; a reciprocally moving carriage on which the recording head is...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and recording medium
storing a program
An image forming apparatus that performs correction to make gradation values adding both of two head areas (A+C, B+D) approximately equal. An area whose density...
Printing medium conveying device and image forming apparatus
The present device includes a conveying path, a contact member coming in contact with the front of a printing medium to stop the conveyance of the medium, a...
Sheet processing apparatus, image forming system, and sheet processing
A sheet processing apparatus performs predetermined processing on a sheet or a sheet bundle. The sheet processing apparatus includes: a conveying unit that...
Pulverizer and cylindrical adaptor
A pulverizer, including a spray nozzle to spray airstream; a pulverization chamber to pulverize a subject with the airstream; and a cylindrical adaptor to be...
Location constraints for template access and form activities
A system and method for limiting access to one or more forms based on a location constraint is described. A form access module retrieves one or more forms on a...
Extendable meta-data support in final form presentation datastream print
Methods, systems, and apparatus for generating and associating meta-data with a final form presentation datastream document where the meta-data is structured in...
Power management based on combined user interface and sensor inputs
Power usage of a portable computing device is modified to more efficiently use a power supply included in the portable computing device. Power usage by...
Secure search and retrieval
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for secure search and retrieval. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving an encrypted, permuted search tree...
Method, apparatus, and computer program product for processing workflow
In an embodiment, a workflow processing apparatus is connected to a network and obtains a file over the network. The workflow processing apparatus includes: a...
Object linkage system, object linkage method and recording medium
An object linkage system including: a database that stores objects and a linkage map; a unit for extracting an already-registered object to be linked with a new...
Synchronizing distributed work through document logs
A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for synchronizing distributed work. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving first and second metadata...
Information processing device, information processing system, and
In an information processing device connected to an external device via a network, the external device includes an application platform of an image forming...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a thermal conductor disposed inside a flexible endless fixing belt formed into a loop and configured to conduct heat from a heater to...
Media stripper mechanism
A media stripper mechanism includes a stripping member. The stripping member has a stripping edge extending in an axial, longitudinal direction of the rotary...
Shutter assembly, powder container, cleaning device, and image forming
A shutter assembly includes an internal shutter and an external shutter. The internal shutter including a contact member is movable between a first position at...
Drive unit and image forming apparatus including same
A drive unit includes a drive pulley connected to a drive source, a driven pulley connected to a target to be moved, at least one relay pulley for transmitting...
Drive unit, and image forming apparatus and process cartridge
A drive unit for rotating a first rotary member and a second rotary member disposed around the first rotary member includes a drive source, an output gear...
Drive transmitter and image forming apparatus
A drive transmitter, including a first rotational axis transmitting a drive force of a drive source to a first rotator, a second rotational axis transmitting a...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
In a fixing device, a fixing member contacts an opposing member to form a nip therebetween through which a recording medium bearing a toner image passes. A...
Developing device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A developing device including a developer bearing member containing a magnetic field generator having multiple magnetic poles and a developer containing chamber...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method used in the apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a plurality of image forming units each with an image carrier on which an electrostatic latent image is formed, and each...
Controlling electric power supply to a memory in an image processing
An image processing apparatus includes a memory provided with a first memory area and a second memory area, and a processor that stores program related data in...
Zoom lens system and optical instrument using the same
A zoom lens system includes a negative first lens group and a positive second lens group, in that order from the object side, wherein upon zooming from the...
Image forming apparatus, image processing method, and image processing
An image forming apparatus includes a storage unit, a request reception unit configured to receive a scanning request requesting to scan an image, a scanning...
Color measuring device, image forming apparatus, image forming method, and
computer-readable storage medium
A color measuring device include an illuminating unit configured to illuminate an image-capturing range; an image capturing unit configured to capture an image...
Image forming apparatus which calculates and corrects skew error
An image forming apparatus includes: Photoreceptors; an image carrier; a plurality of light emitting element arrays each configured to emit a light beam to a...
Signal processing circuit configured to operate according to various clock
patterns, image processing...
A signal processing circuit transfers a signal between an externally connected device and an internal circuit. The signal processing circuit includes a clock...
Multiple pass pipe/filter date stream processing mechanism
A computer generated method disclosed. The method includes each filter within a chain of filters of a pipes and filters architectural pattern declaring a pass...
Information processing apparatus, job processing system, and job
An information processing apparatus is operable to be connected to a first external apparatus and one or more second external apparatuses. The first external...
Image processing apparatus and image processing system
An image processing apparatus scans an original document, coverts the original document into image data, creates an electronic file based on the image data,...
Methods for printing from mobile devices
A method and apparatus for printing from mobile devices are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises outputting a machine-readable code associated...
Image forming apparatus that acquires and displays list information from
document management apparatus for...
An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus managing a display device and configured to function as a Web client, and a document management...
Image forming apparatus, network printing system, power save control
method, and power save control program,...
A plurality of image forming apparatuses is connectable to a plurality of host apparatuses via a network. The image forming apparatus includes an apparatus...
Imager having a movie creator
An imager is provided having an imaging sensor, a still image composer, and a movie creator. The imaging sensor takes still images with exposures that differ...
Drawing control method, laser irradiating apparatus, drawing control
program, and recording medium having...
Drawing control methods, laser irradiating apparatuses, drawing control programs, and recording mediums having recorded therewith are provided that make it...
Bounding box based control method for electronic paper devices
A system for updating an electrophoretic display of an electronic paper device (EPD) has a display driving system comprising a display manager, a compositor, a...
Controllable electrochromic display device
An electrochromic display device includes a display substrate, a counter substrate facing the display substrate, counter electrodes arranged on the counter...
Audio-output amplifier circuit for audio device, audio device, electronic
device including audio device, and...
An audio-output amplifier circuit for an audio device includes an output amplifier and a switching element connected between an amplifier-output terminal of the...
Switching regulator and electronic device incorporating same
A switching regulator switch between an input terminal and an output terminal; a second switch between the output terminal and ground; a switching-time control...
Projection optical system having an aperture to limit quantity of light to
a refractive optical system, and...
A projection optical system that is used for an image display device having an image display element, includes a refractive optical system that includes a...
Image displaying apparatus including a projection optical system and a
reflective image display element with...
An image displaying apparatus including a light source, a light condenser for condensing light to form a condensed light image, a light mixing element, a...