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Open/close mechanism for paper tray for use in image forming apparatus
An open/close mechanism can be used for paper trays of an image forming apparatus. The open/close mechanism includes a plate member provided on a side of a...
Access control decision system, access control enforcing system, and
An access control enforcing system, method, and computer-readable storage medium, the system including an access control enforcing part enforcing an access...
Memory access controller, system, and method
A memory access controller including a command analysis unit to receive write access request and command data and to analyze access to a memory, a command...
Device management apparatus, device management method, and recording
A device management apparatus is connected to a plurality of devices via a network and includes a processing unit. The processing unit includes a trap setting...
Fixing member including through-holes formed through release layer, method
for producing the same, and fixing...
To provide a fixing member for fixing to a recording medium an unfixed image formed with a developer, the fixing member including: a base material; an elastic...
Image forming apparatus including pressers configured to press a receptor
to image bearers downward in the...
An image forming apparatus, including: a plural image bearers bearing toner images including a black toner image, which are developed with a two-component...
Fixing device, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling fixing
In a fixing apparatus, an internal temperature detection device is arranged within a heat generation region and detects temperature of a fixing device. An...
Image forming apparatus and method of controlling development electric
field strength therein
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developer carrier, a runout measurement information storage unit to store runout measurement information...
Variable power lens
A variable power lens, having first and second lens groups, includes first and second lens group support frames, a linear guide ring, first and second lens...
Image forming apparatus, print control method, and computer-readable
recording medium storing print control program
An image forming apparatus and a print control method prevents a disadvantageous effect to a user due to print failure, before an image forming operation is...
Printing control system with suspend modes and method thereof
A printing control system includes a host interface, a user interface, a printing unit, and a controller. The host interface communicates with a host device...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
A disclosed image processing apparatus executes an application relevant to image processing. The image processing apparatus includes a request analyzing layer...
Information processing apparatus, rule file outputting apparatus, program,
and method of determining exclusive...
The propriety of combining received parameters is determined based on a property as a characteristic resulting from the content of processing executed in...
Imaging apparatus having adjustable power supply based on imager
An imaging apparatus includes: a power supply; a first voltage converter producing first and second voltages which are different from each other based on an...
Laser driving device, optical scanning device, and image forming apparatus
A laser driving device in the embodiment includes: a laser light source that emits laser light; a light source drive control unit that adjusts a light amount of...
Colored polymer particles, method for producing the same, and toner and
developer using the same
A method for producing colored polymer particles, including adding a colorant-containing composition containing a radically polymerizable monomer and a colorant...
Electrophotographic photoreceptor, image forming method, image forming
apparatus, and process cartridge
An electrophotographic photoreceptor including a conductive substrate and a photosensitive layer located overlying the conductive substrate. The photosensitive...
A recording medium contains a support, and an antistatic agent-containing layer, and the antistatic agent-containing layer contains a binder resin and tin...
Hollow structure forming substrate, method of producing hollow structure
forming substrate, and method of...
A hollow structure forming substrate includes: a surface on which a plastic-deformation film is formed by using a plastic-deformable material; a plurality of...
Silica aerogel coating and its production method
Methods for producing a silica aerogel coating by: producing a wet gel formed by the hydrolysis and polymerization of an alkoxysilane having an ...
Gloss application sheet for applying a uniformed gloss to a toner image on
a recording medium
When a gloss application sheet is conveyed through a nip formed between a first nip formation member and a second nip formation member pressing against each...
Image forming apparatus including a secondary transfer unit and a sheet
One end of a sheet guiding member on a transfer nip side is located on a straight line connecting an exit of a registration nip formed between a pair of...
Powder container, powder supplying device, and image forming apparatus
A powder container that has a hollow interior for containing powder includes a tubular member that is equipped with an information storage unit that stores...
Development device and image forming apparatus using same having multiple
supply ports which are disposed at...
A development device includes a development mechanism, an agitation unit connected to the development mechanism, to agitate and mix together developer collected...
Developing device and image forming apparatus using same
A developing device capable of preventing scattered developer from being discharged and of stably supplying a developer to a latent image carrier by preventing...
Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus, a rotation detector detects an angular velocity or an angular displacement of a shared drive motor, or an angular velocity or an...
Image forming apparatus, belt unit, and belt driving control method
An image forming apparatus for forming an image on a recording medium includes a belt configured to travel rotationally and looped around at least two rotary...
Image forming apparatus capable of suppressing toner aggregation
An image forming apparatus includes a controller that starts a forced drive stop sequence for stopping image formation at least by stopping rotation of a...
Apparatus, system, and method of controlling an image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus having a collected toner container in which residual toner is accumulated is controlled by: obtaining a supplied toner amount,...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a toner-image forming unit, a photosensor, an information obtaining unit, and a toner-amount calculating...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
A first line sensor optically reads a first surface of an original in a main scanning direction to obtain first line image data. A second line sensor arranged...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
In an image processing apparatus, an encoding unit encodes a processed image; a determining unit determines whether a reference pixel has been subjected to the...
Device and method for detecting shadow in image
A device for detecting a shadow region in an image includes an imaging module generating a multi-channel image including brightness, red, green, and blue...
Extraction optical system, optical pick-up device and optical disc
An extraction optical system for use in an optical pick-up device receiving a reflected light from an optical disc having a plurality of recording layers is...
Pattern and method for forming the same
The present invention provides a method for forming a pattern, containing: stacking a master having at least a two-dimensional pattern or a three-dimensional...
Operation control method of charge pump circuit
A disclosed operation control method of a charge pump circuit for boosting an input voltage to a desired magnitude in the range between the input voltage and...
Data processing apparatus and method of using the same
In a data processing apparatus of the present invention, a disk unit storing a disk is mounted on the apparatus such that the surface of the disk is parallel to...
Image forming apparatus and method for reducing the difference of image
qualities between the image data read...
An image processing controlling unit calculates an image processing parameter to reduce an image quality difference between image data read by a first reading...
Image forming apparatus, image forming system, and image forming method
In an image forming apparatus that receives print data from an external device and prints out the print data in response to a print command, a searching unit...
Image forming apparatus, image forming system, method of printing sample
print, and computer program product
An image forming apparatus is able to select a paper-delivery destination for a print output. The image forming apparatus includes a print-process managing unit...
Image forming apparatus, user restriction method and use history
An image forming apparatus is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes a user database in which user identification information for identifying...
Apparatus and method for generating a simulated image including an
identified image abnormality
An image forming apparatus includes a failure prediction unit, an image identification unit, a simulated-image generating unit, and an output unit. The failure...
Imaging system with variable opto-mechanical system, aberrated optics and
compensating filter bank
A weighted sum of a set of component filters is used to effectively apply different "composite" FIR filters to compensate for aberrations resulting from...
Imager that photographs an image using a rolling shutter
An imager is provided having an imaging sensor and a focusing detector. The imaging sensor reads stored charges in a positive or negative direction and outputs...
Optical writing device and optical writing method
An optical writing device includes a light source that emits multiple laser beams; a separating unit that separates each of the multiple laser beams into a...
Optical writing device, image forming apparatus, method of controlling
optical writing device, and computer...
An optical writing device includes: a light source including arrays arranged in a main scanning direction, each array including light-emitting elements arranged...
Constant current output control type switching regulator
A constant current output control type switching regulator that reduces the number of parts, resolves the loss of the current running in the resistor, and...
Constant current supply type of switching regulator
A disclosed constant current supply type switching regulator includes a switching element configured to activate a switch operation depending on an input...
Method for erasing image on thermoreversible recording medium
A method for erasing an image including irradiating an image formed on a thermoreversible recording medium with a laser light having a wavelength of 700 nm to...
Semiconductor light-emitting device, surface-emission laser diode, and
production apparatus thereof, production...
A semiconductor light-emitting device has a semiconductor layer containing Al between a substrate and an active layer containing nitrogen, wherein Al and oxygen...