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US-7,676,185 Toner container and image forming apparatus including same
A toner container of the present invention includes a cylindrical portion containing toner used in an electrophotographic type complex machine. When the...
US-7,676,183 Toner supply device and developing unit using the same for use in an image forming apparatus for performing...
A toner supply device includes: a toner supply assembly having a toner bottle for holding toner; and a toner supply assembly mounting mechanism having the toner...
US-7,676,167 Apparatus and method for forming an image with variable processing speed or variable developer mixing speed
An apparatus for forming an image according to the present invention includes a coverage rate finder, a developing unit, and a control unit. The coverage rate...
US-7,675,725 Constant voltage output circuit
A constant voltage output circuit has an output power transistor supplied with electric power form a first input power source and a control circuit supplied with...
US-7,675,649 Image forming electrophotography apparatus setting conditions for process control based on a total toner...
A small domain generation section generates a plurality of small domains in a multi-valued image transmitted from an intermediate tone correction section. Each...
US-7,675,637 Printing system, printing method, printing apparatus and output apparatus
A CPU of a printing apparatus stores print data that is output from an output apparatus in a storage portion, and waits for the print switch on an operation...
US-7,675,500 Liquid crystal display backlight with variable amplitude LED
A display is backlit by a source having spatially modulated luminance to attenuate illumination of dark areas of images and increase the dynamic range of the...
US-7,675,056 Germanium phototransistor with floating body
A floating body germanium (Ge) phototransistor and associated fabrication process are presented. The method includes: providing a silicon (Si) substrate;...
US-7,673,981 Image formation apparatus
An image formation apparatus with a plurality of laser diodes that form color-component images, which correspond to a plurality of color components, onto a...
US-7,673,875 Sheet carrying unit, image forming apparatus and sheet carrying control method for double feed detecting of...
Based on the type of sheet and the detection result of double feed, carrying a sheet is stopped. Carrying of a predetermined type of sheet is not stopped even...
US-7,673,079 Peripheral accessory specification identification and transmission
In an apparatus to be controlled 20 such as a USB-compatible peripheral device connected to a controlling apparatus such as a personal computer, when a...
US-7,672,622 Support element, toner replenishing device, toner supply apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A support element for supporting a coil spring that rotates to transport toner, and transmitting a rotational force of driving means to the coil spring. The...
US-7,672,609 Toner container and toner supply device unit using the same
A toner bottle that is composed of a main body filled with toner and a bottle-side toner discharges port for discharging toner from the main body is adapted to...
US-7,672,606 Method for transfer voltage adjustment and image forming apparatus using the same
A method for transfer voltage adjustment for use in an image forming apparatus includes forming first and second halftone reference patterns, transferring the...
US-7,672,232 Methods and systems for frequency and time division access
Embodiments of the present invention comprise methods and systems for managing and allocating bandwidth in a communication medium.
US-7,671,935 Display
A display comprises: a transmissive pixellated spatial light modulator (21); and a backlight (22). The backlight has a light-transmissive waveguide (26), with a...
US-7,671,932 Active matrix substrate and pixel defect correcting method therefor
An active matrix substrate facilitates correction of a pixel defect and a pixel defect correcting method. A laser target portion of a drain electrode extension...
US-7,671,454 Tape carrier, semiconductor apparatus, and semiconductor module apparatus
A tape carrier of the present invention includes an insulating tape and a wiring pattern formed on the insulating tape. The wiring pattern includes a connecting...
US-7,671,181 Polynucleotides encoding coccidian parasite casein kinase I, a chemotherapeutic target for antiprotozoal agents
Isolated nucleic acid molecules encoding coccidian casein kinase I, CKI, enzymes from the species Eimeria tenella and Toxoplasma gondii are disclosed. The...
US-7,671,073 Cyclohexylalanine derivatives as dipeptidyl peptidase-IV inhibitors for the treatment or prevention of diabetes
The present invention is directed to novel cyclohexylalanine derivatives which are inhibitors of the dipeptidyl peptidase-IV enzyme ("DP-IV inhibitors") and...
US-7,670,656 Composite substrate and method for manufacture thereof
A plastic substrate includes resin and glass fibers. In an end surface of the substrate, interfaces between the glass fibers and the resin are covered with a...
US-7,670,503 Liquid crystal display device and electronic device having the same
A liquid crystal display device includes an illuminator and a liquid crystal panel for performing displaying by using light which is emitted from the...
US-7,669,847 Post-processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
There provided is a post-processing apparatus which has a simple structure and makes more than one sheet of recording paper easily slide down a slope of a...
US-7,669,844 Paper feeder
A paper feeder includes a storage section, a feed path, a delivery section, and a receiving section. The storage section is configured to store therein plural...
US-7,669,196 Data processing system, data generating device and data outputting device
A data processing system including a data generating device and a data outputting device. The data generating device includes: a generation program updating...
US-7,669,060 Data processing apparatus
In a data processing apparatus which performs an output process and a protection process on data stored in a data storage section, and executes user verification...
US-7,668,792 Portable terminal device with a display and focused-state determination means
A portable terminal device or cellular phone includes a target setting section, a display unit, a focused-state determination section, and a recognition section....
US-7,668,577 Cellular phone
A plurality of operation portions are arranged at a surface on a sub-display side of a cellular phone with a camera so that various kinds of setting, selection...
US-7,668,494 Fixing apparatus
In an embodiment of the present invention, a pressure application mechanism portion is provided with a pressure-varying link structure arranged so as to be...
US-7,668,484 Charging roller and image forming apparatus incorporating same
The invention delivers a charging roller which is capable of preventing current leakage to a photoreceptor throughout life-time and which has a stable resistance...
US-7,668,473 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
There are provided a fixing device and an image forming apparatus capable of reducing a sensing error of a surface temperature of a heating roller. The fixing...
US-7,668,470 Toner supplying method, toner supplying device, developing device, and image forming apparatus with controlled...
A toner supplying device includes: a toner density sensor for detecting a density of toner contained in a developer tank; a toner hopper for supplying toner to...
US-7,668,467 Demodulation circuit, IC, and communication device
The demodulation circuit of the present invention is a demodulation circuit, connected with a plurality of light-receiving sections each for receiving an optical...
US-7,668,462 Optical wireless communication device
An optical wireless communication device mounted in electronic equipment includes: a light-receiving element for receiving an optical communication signal; and a...
US-7,668,368 Image processing apparatus, camera apparatus, image output apparatus, image processing method, color correction...
A correction processing section 1 performs a color correction such that a movement amount indicating how much input values of image signals should be moved for...
US-7,668,170 Adaptive packet transmission with explicit deadline adjustment
The embodiments of the invention relate to source content streaming, particularly to transmitting data units scheduled for dropping or non-transmission. This...
US-7,668,001 Semiconductor memory device
A semiconductor memory device (1) comprises a memory cell array (100) in which memory cells each have a variable resistance element and the memory cells in the...
US-7,667,877 Document reader
A document reader includes a document feeder conveying a document along a document conveyance path, a first image reader reading an image formed on a first side...
US-7,667,861 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including: a plurality of image data acquisition units for respectively acquiring one or more page(s) of image data; a color or...
US-7,667,816 Liquid crystal drop fill device and a method for drop filling liquid crystal by the use of the device
A liquid crystal drop fill device by which liquid crystal panels of different sizes is easily obtained from a mother glass, and a method for drop filling liquid...
US-7,667,754 Amplifying solid-state imaging device
An input side of a switched capacitor amplifier section is connected to output sides of transfer transistors of a photoelectric conversion transfer section group...
US-7,667,336 Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device provided with a semiconductor chip wherein an electrode pad is formed on a circuit formation surface, includes a first passivation film,...
US-7,666,782 Wire structure and forming method of the same
A wire structure, having: a first insulating layer having a lower layer trench formed in an outer surface thereof; a first diffusion preventing film formed on an...
US-7,665,104 Content transmission system
In a conventional content transmission system, there has been a problem that it takes a long time from when a user, who tries to start viewing and listening of...
US-7,664,440 Developing device and image forming apparatus having the same
A developing device and an image forming apparatus capable of restraining density irregularity and restraining a decline in image quality caused by adherence of...
US-7,664,438 Developing device, image forming apparatus and developing method
A device for transferring toner along a flow path extending sequentially through an upstream stirring chamber(s) and a downstream stirring chamber(s). Toner...
US-7,664,429 Transfer mechanism and image forming apparatus using the same
A transfer mechanism includes: a transfer unit having a transfer belt; and a belt contact and separation assembly for bringing the transfer belt into, and...
US-7,664,417 Fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same
A fixing apparatus and an image forming apparatus of the present invention are arranged so that a fixing control section causes a fixing roller to additionally...
US-7,664,316 Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, image processing method, image processing program and recording...
The data interpolation section 6 includes: a direction data calculation section 61 for calculating a plurality of direction data, each of the plurality of...
US-7,664,145 Jitter correcting apparatus capable of ensuring synchronism between transmitter apparatus and receiver apparatus
When a beacon (n-1) that is transmitted from a piconet coordinator (PNC) is detected in a MAC layer of the PNC and a MAC layer of a device (DEV), a detection...
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