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Heating device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
Provided is a heating device that heats a belt which transports a medium on which a non-fixed image to be fixed onto the medium through heating is formed, the...
Transport device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A transport device includes a belt-shaped member that is rotated so as to transport an object, a first support member that supports the belt-shaped member, an...
Image forming apparatus and fixing device
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit that forms an image on a recording material; an endless belt member; a pressure member that applies...
Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes: a first transport member that transports developer in a developer container; a second transport member that transports the...
Cleaning device, and image forming apparatus
A cleaning device that cleans a residual toner from a cleaning target includes a cleaning blade that blocks the residual toner containing toner particles and an...
Charging member, charging device, process cartridge, image forming
apparatus, and method of manufacturing...
A charging member includes a conductive support, a conductive adhesive layer that is arranged on the conductive support and contains a crosslinking agent having...
Voice analyzer, voice analysis system, and non-transitory computer
readable medium storing a program
A voice analyzer includes a plate-shaped body, a plurality of first voice acquisition units that are placed on both surfaces of the plate-shaped body and that...
Vehicle approach information device with indicator to the driver
A vehicle approach informing device includes: an informing sound output unit configured to output informing sound for informing a pedestrian outside a vehicle...
A massage chair includes a seat for allowing a subject for treatment to sit thereon; a reclinable backrest; left and right arm treatment sections provided for...
Electronic-circuit-component supplying device
A plurality of tape feeders are held by a feeder holding device in a state in which component supply portions of the respective tape feeders are arranged in a...
Systems and methods for instructional video navigation and note taking
A method for navigating instructional video presentations is disclosed. The method includes determining a pause mode of a video presentation, and playing the...
Information processing apparatus, communication system, and
An information processing apparatus includes a request information reception unit that receives a request for information processing from a client apparatus, an...
Control method for multilevel power conversion circuit
In a process of changing an AC voltage from zero to +Ed (or negative to positive) or from zero to -Ed (or positive to negative), a control method in accordance...
Adapter power supply having thermoelectric conversion element
An adapter power supply of the invention comprises a switching element that performs switching of an input voltage obtained by rectifying an input AC voltage to...
Protection control system for a multilevel power conversion circuit
Aspects of the invention are directed to a protection control system of the invention is a protection control system for a multilevel power conversion circuit...
Manufacturing method of semiconductor apparatus and semiconductor
A screen oxide film is formed on an n- drift layer (2) that is disposed on an anterior side of an n-type low-resistance layer (1), and a nitride film is formed...
Semiconductor device with increased ESD resistance and manufacturing
A semiconductor device and manufacturing method are disclosed which provide increased ESD resistance. By disposing a slit mask when forming a second p-type well...
Semiconductor device manufacturing method
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device, includes the steps of passing a control terminal through an opening of a resin case to partially expose the...
Semiconductor device with specific lead frame for a power semiconductor
A semiconductor device has a heat dissipating base; a patterned insulating substrate attached to the heat dissipating base with a solder therebetween; a...
Character recognition apparatus, character recognition method, and
A character recognition apparatus includes an evaluation-value output unit, a generation unit, a learning unit, and a determination unit. The evaluation-value...
Data processing apparatus including reconfiguarable logic circuit
There is provided a data processing apparatus (1) including a logic circuit (10) that is reconfigurable in each cycle and a library (2) that stores hardware...
Input device and information processing apparatus
An input device includes: a main body portion having one surface; a movable portion having a contact surface formed in the one surface of the main body portion,...
Image reading device and image forming apparatus
An image reading device includes a light source member having a substrate extending in a predetermined main scanning direction, and light source portions...
Charging member contamination determining device
Provided is a charging member contamination determining device including plural units that includes a charging member, a member to be charged and a measuring...
Electrostatic charge image developing toner, electrostatic charge image
developer, and toner cartridge
An electrostatic charge image developing toner includes a binder resin and a release agent, and when a peak temperature during a first temperature increase and...
Continuously variable transmission and its hydraulic pressure control
A transmission controller determines whether a shift returning to low, changing a speed ratio of a continuously variable transmission to the lowest when a...
Coast stop vehicle and control method for coast stop vehicle
A coast stop vehicle for automatically stopping a drive source when a predetermined condition holds during the travel of the vehicle includes a drive source...
Vehicle front body structure
A vehicle front body structure includes: a vehicle body structural member disposed below a front end of a hood and extends substantially along the vehicle width...
System and method for detecting and acting on multiple people crowding a
small display for information sharing
Systems and methods directed to detecting crowds and sharing content based on the devices in proximity to the detected crowd. Systems and methods may utilize a...
Document reading device and image forming apparatus
A document reading device includes: a document reading device main body; and an opening/closing body with one end supported rotatably with respect to the...
Operational amplifier circuit
Aspects of the invention include an operational amplifier circuit having a construction of a rail-to rail input folded circuit and includes an N-MOS...
Power semiconductor device and power conversion system using the device
Aspects of the invention are related to a power semiconductor module applied to a multi-level converter circuit with three or more levels of voltage waveform....
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
A circuit assembly is disclosed which includes first and second substrates disposed on a heat dissipation base, and first and second semiconductor elements...
SiC semiconductor device and method for manufacturing the same
In some aspects of the invention, a layer containing titanium and nickel is formed on an SiC substrate. A nickel silicide layer containing titanium carbide can...
Semiconductor device and manufacturing method thereof
A vertical super junction MOSFET and a lateral MOSFET are integrated on the same semiconductor substrate. The lateral MOSFET is electrically isolated from the...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing same
When a conductive post is bonded to a bonding target member such as a semiconductor chip or an insulating substrate with conductive patterns by using metal...
Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
A breakdown voltage structure portion includes a field plate with an annular polysilicon field plate and a metal field plate. In the breakdown voltage structure...
Voice analyzer and voice analysis system
A voice analyzer includes a first voice acquisition unit provided in a place where a distance of a sound wave propagation path from a mouth of a user is a first...
Image displaying medium, image display device, writing device and
The present invention provides an image display medium comprising a pair of substrates at least one of which having translucency, the substrates being disposed...
Method for creating 3-D models by stitching multiple partial 3-D models
A method of creating a 3-D model by capturing partial 3-D models each comprising a sequence of 2-D images, analyzing each of the partial 3-D models to identify...
Image forming system, image forming apparatus, and non-transitory computer
An image forming apparatus includes a first retrieval unit that retrieves a table of document data, an image forming unit that forms an image on a recording...
Power-supply control device for shifting the operating state of a
multi-functional printer depending on the...
A power-supply control device includes a power-supply-state transition control section, body-capable-of-movement detection sections, and an instruction section....
Display control apparatus and method, image display apparatus, and
non-transitory computer readable medium
A display control apparatus includes a controller. While a plurality of images is displayed on a display including a display region with a surface on which a...
Fixing device, and image forming apparatus
Provided is a fixing device including a rotatable rotating member, a tubular member that is movable while coming into contact with the rotating member, a...
Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a developer carrier that has a cylindrical shape and that rotates while holding developer to supply the developer to an image...
Developing device, and image forming apparatus using the same
A developing device includes a toner holding member that is rotatably installed opposite to an image holding member which holds a latent image and circularly...
Transporting device, and image forming apparatus
Provided is a transporting device including a transport section that contacts with a material to be transported and that transports the material to be...
Image forming system, image forming apparatus, sheet feed apparatus, and
image forming method
An image forming system includes a feed section, a transport section, a transport position adjuster, and a load-position moving unit. The feed section feeds a...
Vehicle approach information device with volume control
A vehicle approach informing device includes: an informing sound output unit mounted on a vehicle and configured to inform of approach of the vehicle by...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a conveying device that conveys a recording medium; a droplets ejecting device that ejects droplets onto the recording...