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Range finder for measuring three-dimensional geometry of object and method
A range finder for measuring a three-dimensional geometry of an object includes a projector unit for projecting the pattern light onto the object, a first image...
Thin film analyzing method
The present invention provides is a thin film analyzing method which can be applied to various fields, and which makes it possible to detect and analyze in a...
Surface emitting semiconductor laser, and method and apparatus for
fabricating the same
A method of fabricating a surface emitting semiconductor laser includes a first step of forming, on a substrate, multiple monitor-use semiconductor layers having...
Presensitized plate for making lithographic printing plate
A presensitized plate useful for making a lithographic printing plates comprises an aluminum substrate provided thereon with a photopolymerizable light-sensitive...
A presensitized plate having: on an aluminum support, a thermosensitive layer containing a photothermal conversion agent which absorbs infrared rays and...
Planographic printing plate
The present invention provides a thermal type planographic printing plate which is writable by infrared laser beam exposure, can record images with high...
Lithographic printing plate precursor
A lithographic printing plate precursor comprising: a hydrophilic support; and an image-forming layer which comprises (A) at least one of: hydrophobic polymer...
To provide an apparatus equipped with a battery terminal which ensures sufficient discharge capacity with reduced variations in contact resistance between...
Optical information recording medium transparent sheet, process for
producing the same, and optical information...
The present invention provides a process for producing an optical information recording medium transparent sheet, including applying a radiation-curable resin...
Optical compensatory sheet comprising transparent support and optically
An optical compensatory sheet comprises a transparent support and an optically anisotropic layer. The optically anisotropic layer is formed from liquid crystal...
Method of inhibiting the expression of inflammatory cytokines and
A method of inhibiting the expression of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in an animal or man, is disclosed. The method comprises administration to said...
Molecular electric wire, molecular electric wire circuit using the same
and process for producing the molecular...
A molecular electric wire that is formed of an environmentally benign ecological material and enables a microscopic wiring, a molecular electric wire circuit...
Exposure head, exposure apparatus, and application thereof
A method of creating a micro-channel in a substrate surface by exposing a resist film with a laser beam, removing the exposed resist film per the predetermined...
Coating head and coating apparatus
The coating head according to the present invention comprises a slit facing the supporting member along a width direction of the supporting member, the coating...
Inkjet ink set and inkjet recording method
An inkjet ink set comprising at least two inks, wherein at least one ink contains a betaine compound and at least one other ink contains a nonionic surfactant.
Dryer for a recording medium
Dry air is jetted from jet holes of a guide plate toward a conveyor belt to levitate a photosensitive sheet and to press it against the conveyor belt. The...
Method and device for optical sensor compensation, and apparatus
incorporating the same
An optical sensor has a sensor compensation to compensate for sensor degradation due to airborne contaminations in the operating environment. For example, in a...
Magnetic tape cartridge
A magnetic tape cartridge with an improved reel-rotation restraining mechanism is disclosed. The reel-rotation restraining mechanism has a reel locking member,...
Wedge and wedge unit for use in ultrasonic doppler flow meter
A wedge unit according to the present invention is used for an ultrasonic Doppler flow meter, being mounted on the outer wall of a pipe in which a fluid flows,...
Method of manufacturing a carbon nanotube device
A method of manufacturing a carbon nanotube device including an inner electrode, having connecting step, connecting a carbon nanotube to the inner electrode,...
Method, apparatus and recording medium for data transfer
When image data comprising data at a plurality of levels, each having a different resolution, density resolution, and reproduced image quality, are transferred...
Image forming apparatus with simplified removal of components
An image forming apparatus has a case, an image carrier, an endless belt and a contact member, provided in the case. The image carrier supports an image. The...
Lens-fitted photo film unit and printing method
A lens-fitted photo film unit comprises a main body, a bottom lid, and a photo film. The main body has an exposure chamber with a taking lens. The exposure...
Optical switch and safety apparatus using the same
Provided are optical switches applicable to various safety apparatuses which can control an operation of a circuit by detecting a switching signal such as...
Method, apparatus, and program for image processing
Tag information that accompanies image data obtained by a digital camera is used efficiently and a high-quality image is reproduced. An image processing...
Method, apparatus, and program for image data compression
When image data are compressed, a degree of image quality degradation can be recognized. At the time of compressing the image data, compression information is...
Recognizing a print inhibit image pattern using image data converted for
Disclosed is an image processing device capable of recognizing a specific image such as an image which is prohibited from printing at high speed and, moreover,...
Method and apparatus for detecting position of lead of electric component,
and electric-component mounting method
A method of detecting a position of a lead of an electric component which additionally includes a body from which the lead extends, the method including the...
Image inspection device
An image inspection device to automate and simplify inspection of an output image. A paper discharge tray of a printer is a different color from paper. A CCD...
Scanning lens unit and optical scanning apparatus including the same
The scanning lens unit includes lenses located between a optical deflector and a lens having a k-th lens surface S.sub.k from a first lens surface S.sub.1...
Image processing system, image forming system, and recording medium
A maximum color identifying portion 41 identifies a maximum color from coloring material colors used to reproduce a color of a line segment after color...
Profile producing apparatus, profile producing method, and profile
producing program storage medium
There are disclosed a profile producing method and a profile producing apparatus for producing a profile taking into consideration a performance of a device and...
Surface plasmon resonance measuring apparatus
A measuring apparatus comprising a measuring chip, an optical incidence system, a photodiode array, a differentiation part, and a computation part. The...
Measuring apparatus and measuring chip
Disclosed herein is a measuring apparatus equipped with a plurality of measuring units. Each measuring unit includes a dielectric block, a thin film layer formed...
Range finder and method
Pattern projection apparatuses are placed on each other in a stack manner in a stripe pattern direction for projecting the same patterns. An image pickup...
Image photographing/reproducing system and method, photographing apparatus
and image reproducing apparatus used...
The image photographing/reproducing system includes an photographing apparatus for photographing an image, first communication unit for transmitting and...
Semiconductor photoelectric conversion device suitable for miniaturization
A semiconductor photoelectric conversion device includes: a number of photoelectric conversion elements formed in a principal surface of the semiconductor...
Method for producing organic thin film device and transfer material used
A transfer material comprising an organic thin film uniformly provided by a wet method, etc. with high productivity is used to efficiently produce an organic...
Method of and apparatus for managing image recording medium
The type information of stimulable phosphor sheets is read from cassettes which store the stimulable phosphor sheets in cassette storage apparatus, and storage...
1 2 4-triazole compound
A novel 1,2,4-triazole compound which is useful as a therapeutic agent for hyperuricemia and gout due to hyperuricemia is provided. A compound is represented by...
Solid-state imaging device and method of manufacturing said solid-state
It is an object to provide solid-state imaging device, which can easily be manufactured and has a high reliability, and a method of manufacturing the solid-state...
Silver halide color photosensitive material
A silver halide color photosensitive material comprising a support and, superimposed thereon, at least one blue-sensitive silver halide emulsion layer,...
Image recording material
A positive image recording material applicable to infrared laser comprising a support whereon is formed a photosensitive/heatsensitive layer containing (A) an...
Planographic printing plate precursor
A planographic printing plate precursor comprising: a substrate; a photosensitive layer disposed on the substrate, the photosensitive layer including a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is capable of performing image formation at a processing speed of not lower than 150 mm/s. An electrophotographic photoreceptor...
Image forming method
The invention provides an image forming method, comprising transferring a toner image to an electrophotographic recording sheet, layering the electrophotographic...
Recording material support, process for manufacturing the same, recording
material and process for image formation
The present invention aims to provide a recording material support having superior excellent surface smoothness and water resistance compared to the related art,...
Composite material-stiffened panel and manufacturing method thereof
A composite material-stiffened panel has a skin obtained by molding a fiber-reinforced resin composite material into a flat skin, stiffeners arranged in rows on...
Method of drying a web coated with a solution
A coating device for coating a coating solution on a web has a roller and a weir which partially constructs a solution store space. In the solution store space...