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Image encoding apparatus and image decoding apparatus
The perceptible resolution and the number of gradations are both guaranteed, and an image is encoded at a high efficiency. An apparatus of the present invention...
Master carrier for magnetic transfer
A master carrier for magnetic transfer is equipped with a substrate with a land/groove pattern of lands and grooves, and a magnetic layer formed on the...
Antireflection film, polarizing plate, and apparatus for displaying an
An antireflection film having a low reflectance and giving non-tinged reflected light with a low cost, which comprises: a transparent substrate; and a...
Cradle for digital camera
A cradle for a digital camera. When a digital camera is set in a retainer of the cradle, side portions of a wall formed at the retainer are disposed to shield a...
Image display medium and image forming apparatus
An image display medium capable of providing an image display with less change in the image density, with less change in the uniformness of the density and at...
Light quantity adjusting method, light quantity adjusting apparatus, and
image forming apparatus
A light quantity adjusting method is used for driving a light emitting device with two drive current levels. The drive current levels are controlled by the first...
Radiation image detector
A radiation image detector capable of producing an appropriate synchronization signal for reading out image signals from the detector with a simple structure. A...
Fluorocompound, silver halide photographic light-sensitive material,
surfactant, and water-based coating...
A fluorocompound denoted by general formula (1) below ##STR1## (wherein R.sup.1 denotes a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group having a total of at least six...
Method for forming images and silver halide color photographic
A method for forming images on a silver halide color photographic photosensitive material having a substrate and photographic structural layers thereon,...
Photosensitive silver halide photographic emulsion, and heat-developable
The present invention provides a photosensitive silver halide photographic emulsion comprising a silver iodide content of 41 mol % or more and 100 mol % or less...
Silver halide emulsion and method of preparing the same
A silver halide emulsion containing water, dispersion medium comprising modified gelatin whose amino group is chemically modified, and silver halide grains...
Method of reusing photographic processing waste solution, and photographic
A method of enabling reuse of photographic processing waste solutions with ease at low cost without discharging effluents in a substantial sense, and a...
Lithographic printing plate for infrared laser
A lithographic printing plate for infrared laser is provided which shows an excellent coated surface state and an excellent stability with time against scratch,...
Shift pressure control for automatic transmission
A shift pressure control apparatus for an automatic transmission is arranged to hold the shift pressure during a shift at a starting input-torque-dependent...
The present invention provides a printing device, which notifies an administrator of access to its setting information. A control circuit in the printing device...
Sheet ejection apparatus, sheet processing apparatus and sheet ejection
A sheet ejection apparatus which is built in as a part of a processing apparatus main unit for ejecting a sheet processed by a processing section in the...
Magnetic tape cartridge
A tape cartridge is characterized by being provided with an opening to pull out a tape formed at a corner of a cartridge case; a curved door to open/close the...
Document verification system
The present invention provides a document verification system capable of verifying whether a document is an original at low cost and with ease. A terminal device...
Soup supplying apparatus
A soup supplying apparatus includes a vessel 5 for accommodating a soup, a funnel member 40 arranged within the vessel 5 and rotatively moving to the outside of...
Methods for manufacturing film cartridge and for feeding plate material
A method and an apparatus for manufacturing a film cartridge operable at high speed. A film cartridge comprised of a rounded ribbon plate and a cap clinched to ...
Magnetic transfer holder and magnetic transfer device
A magnetic transfer holder holds a contact body including superimposed master information carriers bearing transfer information in pattern areas and a slave...
One or more images to be transmitted are selected, and a battery is checked to determine the residual quantity of the battery. According to the data amount of...
A measuring apparatus for measuring the state of attenuated total reflection over time for a single measuring unit without being affected by the change in...
Gate oxide film structure for a solid state image pick-up device
In a solid-state image pick-up device in which a photoelectric converting section formed on a semiconductor substrate and a gate oxide film of a transfer path of...
Multicolor image forming material and method for forming multicolor image
A multicolor image-forming material comprises: an image-receiving sheet having an image-receiving layer and a support; and at least four thermal transfer sheets...
Method of developing photosensitive planographic printing plate
A method of developing a photosensitive planographic printing plate which includes a support and a recording layer and which has been exposed to a light beam...
Presensitized lithographic plate comprising microcapsules
A presensitized lithographic printing plate comprises a hydrophilic support and an image-forming layer. The image-forming layer contains microcapsules. The...
Magnetic recording medium, a method of manufacturing the same, and a
magnetic storage device using the magnetic...
A magnetic recording medium according to the invention includes a nonmagnetic substrate made of a polymer resin, the nonmagnetic substrate having been treated to...
Rod for a coating device, and process for producing the same
A rod for a coating device, used when a continuously-running body is coated with a coating solution, includes: a columnar base material; and an ...
Differential gear mechanism
A differential gear mechanism includes a rotatable case driven by torque from an engine, a differential gear set housed in the case for differential distribution...
Printer, printer system, printer control method, and program therefor
A controller (4) for controlling a printer engine (7) used to print data on a medium determines an identification number based on received data, and prints the...
Image forming method and apparatus
An image forming method comprising steps of: preparing a medium to be formed an image thereon, the image being based on signals of image data; forming the image...
Drive power controller for hybrid vehicle
A drive power from an engine is transferred to front wheel drive systems and rear wheel drive systems via a central differential. A torque distribution ratio...
Battery charger for electronic camera
Image forming apparatus, a developer leakage preventing member for using
the same and a method for...
Provided is an image forming apparatus that not only prevents leakage of a developer from a developing apparatus due to vibrations and the like at the time of...
Method, device, system and recording medium for detecting improper
cartridge, and cartridge
A cartridge is set in a printer main unit, and has a remaining toner measurer which measures toner in a toner chamber upon setting of the cartridge. A cartridge...
Lens barrel and image taking apparatus
An image taking apparatus of the present invention includes: a shooting lens which comprises a plurality of lens groups and which has a variable focal length and...
Image processing system
An image processing system of the present invention comprises an image inputting portion 1 for inputting image data, a ground-level detecting portion 3 for...
Light scanning and recording apparatus
A wavelength selecting optical element such as a narrow band-pass filter or the like is provided between a semiconductor laser and a light wavelength conversion...
Magnetic head having a magnetic recording element including a pair of
connected yoke films and magnetic pole...
A process for producing a magnetic head attaining high speed and high density recording, excellent in reproducibility and relatively inexpensive is provided as...
Collapsible lens barrel
When a wheel is rotated, first inclined portions of end surface cams provided on the wheel push corresponding cam followers formed on a movable cylinder....
Color reproduction characteristic correction method
A color reproduction characteristic is readily corrected with great accuracy. A color chart, of which dot % is different from that of a color chart involved in...
Color conversion method, color conversion apparatus and color conversion
definition storage medium
Printing image data is converted into image data for a proofer through a print condition conversion process for converting CMYK for printing into L*a*b*, a spot...
Digital camera having display controllers and designating unit and method
of controlling operation
A digital still camera is provided with a freely rotatably dial. The camera has a liquid crystal display screen provided on its back and the screen displays film...
Thermal printer and electromagnetic wave source device
A thermal printer in which color thermosensitive recording material is used is provided. A thermal head records an image to the recording material by applying...
Gradation display method
In a gradation display method, an image is divided into pixels having fine areas, this pixel is furthermore divided into very fine pixels (Si) having very fine...
High power vertical semiconductor device
A vertical MOS semiconductor device exhibits a high breakdown voltage and low on-resistance, reduces the tradeoff relation between the on-resistance and the...
Apparatus for detecting light-transmissive sheet-like body
Illuminating light emitted from a light source is led via a condenser lens, an optical fiber, a half-silvered mirror, and a condenser lens to a reflector. The...
Lithographic printing plate precursor
A lithographic printing plate precursor is disclosed, which comprises an image-forming layer which contains a hydrophilic resin, an acid precursor and at least...
Image forming method
The present invention provides an image forming method comprising the steps of forming an electrostatic latent image on a surface of an electrostatic latent...