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Disk substrate for a perpendicular magnetic recording medium and a
perpendicular magnetic recording medium...
A disk substrate for a perpendicular magnetic recording medium is, disclosed. The substrate exhibits sufficient productivity, serves the function of a soft...
Water treatment apparatus and method
It is an object of the invention to provide an effective technique for detecting the quality of water with high accuracy. A representative water treatment...
A vehicle transmission is provided with two coaxially mounted input shafts having input gears, a pair of clutches to selectively transmit a driving torque of a...
Road-surface condition estimating device
A driving-torque difference value, an inertial-force difference value of the vehicle, and an inertial-force change-amount difference value of the vehicle are...
Developing device having a projection portion for inhibiting scattering a
developer and image forming apparatus...
A developing device comprises: a case having a developing opening; a cylindrical-shaped developer carry member disposed exposed in part to the developing...
Optical waveguide with a colored layer and method for manufacturing the
The present invention provides an optical waveguide including: a cladding; at least one core embedded in the cladding; and a colored layer that is provided at a...
Method and apparatus for processing images in a layered structure
An image processing apparatus includes an image element allocation unit that allocates image elements included in input image data to any of plural...
Image reading apparatus and reference member foreign matter detecting
An image reading apparatus includes: a light source that irradiates a document; a sensor that receives reflection light reflected from the document; a reference...
Image processing and medium management with medium ID code image
superimposed on document image
An image processing apparatus includes a document image generating section, a medium ID generating section, a correspondence information storing section and an...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method that interrupts
deletion and overwrites image data
An image processing apparatus includes an image input unit that inputs image data, a storage unit that stores the image data inputted by the image input unit, an...
Vehicle front-view monitoring system
A vehicle front-view monitoring system determines whether there is a fail occurring on the monitoring system based on luminance data on an image of a front view...
Display device and display method
A display device of the present invention comprises display unit cells having a display region that shows coloration, a shield region that shields the...
Driving method of liquid crystal device and driving device of liquid
A driving method of a liquid crystal device for recording an image, the liquid crystal device including a liquid crystal layer having a cholesteric liquid...
Resin particles and producing method thereof, toner for developing
electrostatic latent image and producing...
A resin particle producing method that includes at least an emulsification step of emulsifying a composition containing at least a polymerizable monomer and a...
Toner for electrostatic image development, manufacturing method thereof,
electrostatic image developer and...
A toner for electrostatic image development comprising a binder resin and a colorant, the toner having a content of an aluminum element with respect to carbon of...
Web conveyance mechanism and image forming apparatus
A web conveyance mechanism for conveying a band-type web includes: a side guide provided on one end side of the web in its width direction that guides one end of...
Network system, information management server, and information management
To reduce the load on a management server in a load distributed system, a server list manager 16 of a management server 10 selects servers 4, 6, 20, and 30 to be...
Charging roller cleaning device with guiding portion and image forming
device having same
A cleaning device includes a cleaning roller, a supporting portion and a guiding portion. The cleaning roller has a core and a cleaning member provided around...
Image forming apparatus, cartridge of image forming apparatus, cartridge
A cartridge storing a recording agent includes an opening through which the stored recording agent is discharged, and a cover member closing the opening....
Optical substrate, optical waveguide, and optical waveguide substrate
An optical substrate includes: a submount; a planar optical element which is mounted on the submount; a pair of positioning members which are disposed at an...
Display device particles, process for producing the same, image-display
medium, and image-forming device
The present invention provides display device particles that have positive or negative chargeability and have color and are produced using at least a calcium...
Image display medium, image display device, and image display method
An image display medium (10) comprises a display member (202), a back substrate (203), spacers having a cell structure held between the substrates, and first...
DC-DC converter and method of controlling thereof
A DC-DC converter can prevent intermittent failure of a PWM or driving signal (V.sub.M) when a load becomes light and prevent generation of unusual noise from a...
Organic EL device and organic EL panel
A transparent electrically conductive film comprising one of In.sub.2O.sub.3--ZnO, In.sub.2O.sub.3--SnO.sub.2, ZnO, and SnO.sub.2 is provided on a surface of a...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
In a semiconductor device having SiC vertical trench MOSFETs, it is aimed to prevent the generation of large scattering in the channel resistance without largely...
Ink jet recording method and ink jet recording apparatus
An ink jet recording method utilizing an ink set for ink jet recording which includes at least two types of liquids including an ink that contains at least a...
Seat slide for vehicle
A seat slide for a vehicle, including a lower rail fixed to a floor of the vehicle, an upper rail fixed to a seat of the vehicle, a lock plate disposed within an...
Document correction detection system and document tampering prevention
A document correction detection system includes a code analysis section that inputs a read image provided by optically reading a print medium on which a document...
Differential limiting control apparatus for a vehicle and the method
The differential limiting control apparatus having a clutch unit interposed between one rotational shaft and the other rotational shaft for variably transmitting...
Image forming system for executing a plurality of functions having stored
sets of conditions
An image forming apparatus includes a first execution unit that executes a first function, a memory that stores one or more conditions for execution of the first...
Device and job history display control method
A device for performing a processing in response to a request received from a requester, comprises a receiving unit that receives the request or authentication...
Multi-nozzle ink jet head
A multi-nozzle ink jet head having a diaphragm that effectively utilizes the force generated by thin-film piezoelectric elements is disclosed. The head (2) has a...
Liquid ejection apparatus, image forming apparatus and ejection
The liquid ejection apparatus comprises: a liquid ejection head having a plurality of ejection ports which eject droplets of liquid; a light emitting device...
Cover for front compartment of vehicle body and front section structure of
A cover is provided between a front hood and a vehicle component. The cover includes a cover main portion, a lid, a supporting portion, a supported portion, and...
Printed material with identification function, image generating apparatus,
image processing apparatus, image...
A printed material includes a first coded pattern of image identification information repeatedly formed on a recording material, and a second coded pattern of a...
Ticket issuing system, storage medium and electronic ticket issuing and
There is provided a ticket issuing system issuing an electronic ticket for digital content to a user system attempting to utilize the digital content by means of...
Front and rear drive power distribution control device for vehicle
A drive power distribution control section calculates an engaging torque of clutch means including an input torque sensitive transfer torque, a steering...
System and method for controlling the display of non-uniform graphical
A Graphical User Interface ("GUI") that provides a user with the ability to manipulate display objects in a non-uniform manner on a display surface is provided....
Service retrieval apparatus having automatic change function for retrieval
conditions and method therefor
A service retrieval apparatus has a service information database which stores service information including a type of service provided by a server and positional...
Systems and methods for hybrid text summarization
Techniques are provided for segmenting text into categorized discourse constituents and attaching discourse constituents into a structural representation of...
Image recording apparatus
An image recording apparatus includes: a transfer roller that transfers an image formed on a photoconductor drum onto continuous paper pressed against the...
Cleaning blade, and cleaning apparatus, process cartridge, and image
forming apparatus using the same
The present invention provides a cleaning blade for cleaning a surface of an object to be cleaned, comprising: a contact portion that contacts the surface of...
Display medium, display device, and displaying method
A display medium including a light-modulating layer containing charged mobile particles assuming a color at a lightness corresponding to the dispersion state of...
Light scanning device and image forming apparatus
A light scanning device which exposes a photoconductor of an image forming apparatus, includes: a light emitting unit which emits a light; a mirror which...
Image reading apparatus, image formation apparatus, image processing
system, memory area sharing method for...
An image processing system in which an image reading apparatus and an image formation apparatus are connected to each other through a communication interface, in...
Multi-nozzle ink jet head and manufacturing method thereof
A multi-nozzle ink jet head using piezoelectric elements and a manufacturing method thereof are disclosed. A head (1) has a nozzle member (10) in which a...
Droplet discharging head and manufacturing method for the same, and
droplet discharging device
A droplet discharging head comprises a pressure chamber in which fluid is filled through a channel, and a nozzle that is connected to the pressure chamber and...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming part; a sheet container that contains sheets fed to the image forming part in a stacked state; a feed...
Driving force distribution control apparatus of vehicle
A driving force distribution control unit 60 calculates front/rear driving force distribution cooperative control addition yaw moment by multiplying front/rear...