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Toner replenishing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and color image
A toner replenishing apparatus that allows easy removal of a toner replenishing container and make contributions to downsizing of an image forming apparatus, and...
Fusing device and image forming apparatus using the same
A fusing unit for an image forming apparatus includes a fusing roller and a pressing roller, each having an elastic layer on their outer peripheral surfaces. A...
Image forming apparatus and method for controlling image density thereof
An image forming apparatus for stabilizing image densities of a high-density image by devising shapes of test patches is provided. A test pattern image is...
Methods and systems for image processing control based on adjacent block
Embodiments of the invention comprise systems and methods for managing and combining layers in a multi-layer bitstream of data encoded predictively and scalably...
Methods and systems for alternative, complexity-based process selection
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for image complexity estimation and selective complexity-based image processing.
Display device and electric apparatus using the same
In a display device that includes a display space provided on a display surface side and a liquid sealed inside the display space so as to be operable and is...
Liquid crystal display device
In a multi-gap semi-transmissive liquid crystal display device, the width of a black matrix (6) is made larger above the region between adjacent ITO transparent...
Amplification type solid-state image pickup device
An control unit of the amplification type solid-state image pickup device, during a first period T.sub.2, controls the gate voltage of the transfer transistor to...
Methods and systems for enhancing display characteristics with ambient
Embodiments of the present invention comprise systems, methods and devices for adjusting image code values for enhanced image display.
Light source control device, illuminaton device, and liquid crystal
A light emission device capable of holding a uniform color in various environments is provided. A light source control device has a light detection device for...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof, and liquid crystal
An active matrix substrate includes a glass substrate, a driver portion formed on the glass substrate in a protruding state, a stepped portion formed along a...
Thin film transistor substrate and liquid crystal display
A TFT substrate comprises a substrate, a gate electrode and a lower electrode of a capacitor formed thereon, a first insulating layer formed thereon, a channel...
Active matrix substrate, display device, television apparatus,
manufacturing method of an active matrix...
An active matrix substrate includes: a plurality of pixel electrodes arranged in a matrix pattern and each forming a pixel; a plurality of gate lines each...
Method of fabricating grayscale mask using smart cut.RTM. wafer bonding
A method of fabricating a grayscale mask includes preparing a silicon wafer; depositing a layer of Si.sub.3N.sub.4 directly on the silicon wafer; implanting...
Patterned member and production method thereof
A first ink discharging is carried out onto picture element regions on a glass substrate, picture element regions being components divided off by a black matrix...
Panoramic three-dimensional adapter for an optical instrument and a
combination of such an adapter and such an...
An adapter is provided for adapting an optical instrument, such as a camera (3) or a projector, to capture or display panoramic three-dimensional images. The...
Structure mounting and supporting device and method
There is provided a structure mounting and supporting device that can facilitate mounting a structure on a roof. The device allows a plurality of fixing members...
Systems and methods for providing access to an embedded thumbnail image
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing access to a thumbnail image that is embedded within an image file along with a corresponding main image. An...
Condition detection and display system, condition detection and display
method, control program for condition...
In a condition detection and display system (100), an omnidirectional camera (1), internal condition sensors (3), external condition sensors (4), and others...
Foldable cellular telephone
A cellular phone includes a first case and a second case, which are connected in a foldable manner through a hinge. When the cellular phone is in a folded state,...
Data recording method, data recording apparatus, and data recording medium
To produce a user program externally referring to an original program and to record postrecording data to the user program, ref_counter that indicates how many...
Optical-electrical composite transmission device and electronic equipment
An optical-electrical composite cable as an example of an optical-electrical composite transmission device has a flexible board as an electrical signal...
Red eye reduction technique
A red-eye reduction technique includes converting a multi-channel image to a hue, saturation, value color space. The hue channel, the saturation channel, and the...
Connection management in a centralized communication system
A method to establish communications in a centralized network determines that a connection needs to be established and generates a connection type and a...
Optical recording condition setting method, optical recording/reproducing
device, control program, and...
In order to provide an optical recording condition setting method which reduces effects from uneven properties of a rewritable or recordable optical disk and an...
Antireflective member, optical element, display device, method of making
stamper and method of making...
An antireflective member has an uneven surface pattern, in which unit structures are arranged in x and y directions at respective periods that are both shorter...
Intelligent toner saving for color printing
A software-controlled method for minimizing color toner use during printing of a color page by a color printer including (a) examining the image data for such a...
LCD device comprising an overlap between the first and second buffer
A liquid crystal display device is provided with first and second TFTs each having a gate electrode connected to an nth gate bus line and a drain electrode...
Active matrix substrate and liquid crystal display device
In an active matrix substrate 10 of a liquid crystal display device in which a picture element electrode 18 on an interlayer insulator 17 and an electrode 16d...
Display device and color filter substrate
A display device includes multiple signal lines that are connected to multiple pixel electrodes including first and second pixel electrodes. The distance between...
Display device, viewing angle control device, and electronic apparatus
A portable phone has a main LCD and a SW-LCD, provided on a path of light to be transmitted by the main LCD, which electrically switches between (i) an image to...
Thin film piezoelectric transformer and method of manufacturing the same
A silicon substrate is trimmed in an area at the top and rear surfaces at the center, and a piezoelectric vibrator is disposed therein. As shown in a top view of...
Process for the preparation of bicyclo[3.1.0]hexanols
A process for the preparation of a the formula (I): which process comprises the intramolecular cyclopropanation of an epoxide of me formula (II); in the presence...
HCV protease substrates
The present invention features HCV NS3 protease substrates containing a europium label and a quenching group. The europium label and quenching group are located...
Aminoalkylphenols, methods of using and making the same
The present invention relates to Mannich base antimalarial aminoalkylphenol compounds and their use against protozoa of the genus Plasmodium, particularly...
Angiotensin II receptor antagonists
A compound having the structure (Formula I), wherein Y is --Y.sup.1--Y.sup.2--Y.sup.3--Y.sup.4--Y.sup.5--; Y.sup.1 is C(O) or C(R.sup.1R.sup.2); Y.sup.2 is O,...
Fused-aromatic compounds having anti-diabetic activity
Fused aromatic compounds of Formula (I) are PPAR gamma agonists or partial agonists and are useful in the treatment or control of type II diabetes, including...
The present invention relates to a novel class of benzothiophene amide derivatives. The hydroxamic acid compounds can be used to treat cancer. The benzothiophene...
Radiolabeled glycine transporter inhibitors
The present invention is directed to radiolabeled glycine transporter inhibitors which are useful for the labeling and diagnostic imaging of glycine transporters...
The present invention relates to a novel class of substituted spirocyclic compounds, represented by the following structural Formula: I Wherein A, B and D are...
Conjugates and compositions for cellular delivery
This invention features conjugates, degradable linkers, compositions, methods of synthesis, and applications thereof, including cholesterol derived conjugates of...
Method for producing nitride semiconductor laser light source and
apparatus for producing nitride semiconductor...
A method for producing a nitride semiconductor laser light source is provided. The nitride semiconductor laser light source has a nitride semiconductor laser...
Method of manufacturing aggregated particles
The aggregated particles are manufactured through a method of manufacturing aggregated particles, which includes an aggregating step, a depressurizing step, and...
Controller, information storage device, control method, information
storage method, control program, and...
A controller according to the present invention is a controller for controlling a digital multifunctional device which performs job process operation including...
Systems and methods for indicating presence for an online service with a
mobile telecommunications device based...
A mobile telecommunications device is disclosed. The mobile telecommunications device may be configured for use with an online service provider. The mobile...
Broadcast receiving apparatus
A terrestrial broadcast tuner section is disposed in an area A1, and frequency-converts an externally supplied terrestrial broadcast signal into an IF signal. A...
Integrated paper and computer-based testing administration system
An improved system for administering a computer and paper-based test, including a multifunction peripheral having a printing function and a scanning function for...
Toner cartridge and image forming apparatus
In one embodiment, a toner cartridge of the invention is installed in an image forming apparatus, and includes a toner storage container that has a toner...
Image encoding device
The object of the present invention is to provide an image encoding device and decoding device which allows the maximum compression rate to be achieved with a...
Electronic device control system, portable data storage device, data
preparation device, electronic device, and...
When preparing print data by a personal computer, identification data corresponding to the print data is also prepared. The print data is transmitted via a...