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Difference potential preventing image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus capable of preventing generation of an excessive difference in potential between a cleaning member and an intermediate transfer member...
Wireless communication system and image forming device
Tag side antennas attached at cartridge accessories and main body side antennas can be disposed sufficiently close to one another and facing one another without...
System and method for determining video clip boundaries for interactive
custom video creation system
A heuristically derived unsuitability score is computed and used as an input for metaphorical springs in which each selected video segment from recorded video of...
Interactive custom video creation system
The present invention analyzes recorded video from a video camera to identify camera and object motion in the recorded video. Keyframes representative of clips...
Image processing method and image processing apparatus
An image processing method and apparatus arranged to output an image signal for reproducing an image of favorable quality without any considerable reduction in...
Stereoscopic imaging apparatus and method
Stereoscopic imaging apparatus and method capable of simultaneously imaging the stereoscopic images while an object is viewed from different points so as to...
Image capturing device
In a digital still camera, it is determined whether a current photographing is performed in a document copy mode provided for precisely photographing a document...
Core center for magnetic disk
Stable high speed rotation of magnetic recording media is obtained by improving the manufacturing accuracy of a step portion formed in a center core for a...
Optical switching system
Provided is an optical switching system which is capable of being operated at a very high speed in a communication wavelength region and of meeting the various...
Image reading apparatus
The invention is an image reading apparatus in which a light source having a plurality of LED elements composed of red (R) light emitting elements (R-LEDs),...
Digital still camera with composition assist function, and method of
controlling operation of same
The image of a subject is displayed on a display screen of a liquid crystal display device provided on the back side of a digital camera. An assistance frame is...
Solid-state image pickup device
A solid-state image pickup device in which many photoelectric converters are arranged in a shifted-pixel layout includes a vertical charge transfer path whose...
Image display control apparatus including adjustment based on brightness
A measurement image is displayed on a display based on inputted image data, and the measurement image displayed on a display image surface is photographed by a...
Radiation image read-out method and apparatus
Stimulating rays produced by a line light source are linearly irradiated onto an area of a stimulable phosphor sheet, on which a radiation image has been stored,...
Methine dye and silver halide photographic light-sensitive material
containing the same
A silver halide photographic light-sensitive material is disclosed, comprising a support having thereon at least one light-sensitive silver halide emulsion...
Color light-sensitive materials, as well as an image processing method and
apparatus using the same
The color light-sensitive material has at least four light-sensitive layers of different spectral sensitivity waveforms in a visible range, with a covariance...
Support for lithographic printing plate and presensitized plate
Disclosed is a presensitized plate, having an anodized layer and recording layer provided on a support for a lithographic printing plate, wherein the anodized...
Positive radiation-sensitive composition
A positive radiation-sensitive composition comprising: (a) a resin whose solubility in an alkali developer increases by the action of an acid; (b) a compound...
Positive photosensitive resin composition
Provided is a positive photosensitive resin composition comprising (A) a polymer which has alicyclic hydrocarbon skeletons and composes under the action of an...
A flexbeam (1) having flapping portions (3) and lead-lag and feathering portions (5). Each lead-lag and feathering portion has: a central portion with an...
Magnetic recording tape
A magnetic recording tape comprising: a magnetic layer comprising a ferromagnetic powder and a binder; a nonmagnetic layer; a support; and a back coating layer,...
Recording paper and image recording method using the same
A recording paper usable in both inkjet recording and electrophotographic recording, and an image recording method using the recording paper. The recording paper...
Magnetic disc cartridge, method of manufacturing the same and method of
cleaning liners of the same
A magnetic disc cartridge includes a casing formed of upper and lower shell halves mated together, a disc-like recording medium supported for rotation in the...
Flat-surface fluorescent lamp
A fluorescent lamp comprises a cathode panel, an anode panel and a light-output panel. A filament and grid electrodes are attached to the cathode panel. The...
Parallel hybrid vehicle
In a parallel hybrid vehicle, an revolution speed of an engine, a revolution speed of a motor/generator, and a regenerative power obtained by the motor/generator...
Air intake system of engine
In the air intake system of an engine which introduces air passed through a cleaner case having filter element therein into a throttle box through a throttle,...
Lithographic printing plate support and method of manufacturing the same
A lithographic printing plate support is provided which becomes a support of a PS plate which has excellent ability to withstand repeated printing, and in which...
An assembly apparatus that may easily conform to increase in production volume and change in specifications of parts, and exhibits high production efficiency is...
Remote procedure calling expression generation system
To dynamically and efficiently generate URL for a complex remote procedure call composed by combining plural procedure servers in WWW resource space, a...
Sentinel lymph node detection method and system therefor
A method and system by which the sentinel lymph node, which is the first lymph node to which cancer is transferred when cancer is transferred to lymph nodes, is...
Magnetic tape cassette having reduced friction against tape reels
In a magnetic tape cassette, a top end portion of a reel urging plate spring for urging a tape reel is subjected to a surface treatment to prevent from a...
Magnetic transfer apparatus
A magnetic transfer apparatus capable of enhancing the quality of a transfer signal by improving close contact property between master and slave media in...
Magnetic transfer method to prevent dropout of servo signal
The present invention provides a magnetic transfer method for transferring information by bringing a master carrier for magnetic transfer and a slave medium into...
Single focus lens
A single focus lens is disclosed that is formed of only three lens components. In order from the object side, these are: a first lens component that has positive...
Image recording device
An image recording device includes a standby device and a retracting device. Before processing for recording an image on a photosensitive material is...
Printer, data processing apparatus, data transmitting apparatus, print
control apparatus, printing system,...
In a print control method, a print request is made designating a physical or logical printer which is to perform printing, and when the designated physical or...
Printer and its control method for creating link information between a
transfer data position and a print data...
On a page by page basis, a printer serves to print out in sequence print data transferred from a host connected thereto by way of a network. Every time receiving...
Mobile communications unit with teleconferencing capability when open and
digital camera feature when closed
A camera having a first part and a second part with the second part being substantially the same size as the first part. A hinge mechanism couples an end of the...
Optical printing head of side-printing device for printing data on
An optical printing head of a side-printing device has an array of LED chips mounted on a substrate along a perpendicular direction to a conveying direction of a...
The reading side conductive layer of a solid sensor is provided with a photo-charged pair generating electrode formed by a plurality of linear electrodes and a...
Heterocyclic ring-containing compound and a lubricant composition using the
A heterocyclic ring-containing compound represented by the following formula (1). In the formula, D represents a heterocyclic ring residue having a 5- to...
Dye-forming coupler, silver halide photographic light-sensitive material,
and method for producing an...
A dye-forming coupler of the formula (I). A silver halide photographic light-sensitive material that contains at least one dye-forming coupler of the formula...
Information recording material
An information recording material which contains a fluorine-containing nonionic surfactant, 1.5.times.10.sup.-5 mol/m.sup.2 or more of a polyvalent metal salt,...
Positive resist composition
A positive resist composition comprising: (A) a polymer having a silicon atom in a side chain thereof, which is insoluble or sparingly soluble in an aqueous...
Toner for electrophotography, developing agent for electrophotography using
the toner, image forming method,...
A toner for electrophotography contains at least one kind of cyclic compound selected from cyclic oligomers and cyclic polymers substantially having no terminal...
Optical storage medium, optical storage method; optical storage apparatus,
optical reading method, optical...
An optical storage medium of the present invention enables storage of data with high precision at high speed, and rewriting of data at high speed without an...
Polymer and light emitting element using the same
A polymer represented by the following formula (1): wherein A represents a monomer unit comprising one of a pyrrole, a thiophene, a furan, an indole, a carbazole, a...
Instant photographic film pack
The present invention provides an instant photographic film pack that is loaded in an instant camera. The instant photographic film pack can be produced at low...
Photosensitive material roll
A light-shielded photosensitive material roll equipped with adapters is provided in which a photosensitive material sheet, which has been unwound once, can be...
Crutch with height-adjustable grip
A crutch 1 has vertical support pipes 2,3, a slider 10 slidably mounted on the support pipes 2,3, a grip 11 mounted on the slider 10, and a slider support system...