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Drive transmission system, post-processing device, and image forming
A drive transmission system includes a drive source and a gear. The drive source includes a rotating shaft, a magnet supported by the rotating shaft, and plural...
Fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a curved member that supports a recording medium on which an image is formed by an image forming material that absorbs light and is...
Malfunction inferring apparatus, malfunction inferring method, and
non-transitory computer readable medium
A malfunction inferring apparatus includes an obtaining unit and an inferring unit. The obtaining unit obtains, from a first image forming apparatus and a...
Image processing apparatus for area separation of images, image processing
method, and computer readable medium
An image processing apparatus includes a receiving unit that receives an image; a separating unit that separates a first area from the received image; an...
Vehicle detection apparatus
A vehicle detection apparatus includes a lamp candidate extraction unit that extracts a pixel region that may correspond to a tail lamp of a vehicle from pixel...
Document feeding device and image forming device and image forming method
A document feeding device has: a document placement stand on which documents of different sizes can be placed; a conveying section separating, one-by-one,...
Color processing for converting an input color gamut into an output color
gamut in accordance with a set...
A color processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit, a setting unit, and a color converting unit. The obtaining unit obtains a predetermined corresponding...
Document processing system, image forming apparatus, document processing
method and computer readable medium...
A document processing system includes: a generator that generates a document image to be printed; a memory that stores document images for plural pages, the...
Print image processing system and non-transitory computer readable medium
A print image processing system includes plural logical page interpretation units, a caching interpretation unit, and a print image data generation unit. The...
Level shift circuit utilizing resistance in semiconductor substrate
A level shift circuit does not affect delay time, regardless of the size of resistor resistance value. The level shift circuit includes first and second series...
A semiconductor module has a metallic base plate; an insulated circuit board fixed on the metallic base plate; a semiconductor element mounted on the insulated...
There is provided a semiconductor device such that it is possible to average the temperatures of a plurality of semiconductor chips simply by providing gate...
Method for manufacturing semiconductor device, and semiconductor device
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device is carried out by readying each of a semiconductor element, a substrate having Cu as a principal element at...
Electrophotographic photoreceptor, process cartridge, and image forming
Provided is an electrophotographic photoreceptor including an electroconductive substrate, an undercoat layer that is provided on the electroconductive...
Electric storage device and its production method
When an electrode material having a weight-average mesopore/macropore specific surface area within a specific range is used, there arises an expansion of a cell...
Image transfer sheet and image recording material
There is provided an image transfer sheet, including: an image receiving layer; a bonding layer; a transparent support; and a substrate, in this order, wherein...
Powder magnetic core and the method of manufacturing the same
A powder magnetic core with improved high frequency magnetic characteristics and reduced eddy current loss is manufactured by a manufacturing method including...
Gear shift shock evaluation apparatus and evaluation method of the same
An evaluation unit includes a front-rear acceleration sensor and an up-down acceleration sensor. The evaluation unit calculates a length of a track obtained by...
Circuit-substrate-related-operation performing apparatus
A circuit-substrate-related-operation performing apparatus for performing a circuit-substrate-related operation which is an operation on a circuit substrate,...
Seat for automobile
Semiconductor device providing a current control function and a self shut
Aspects of the invention are directed to an ignition semiconductor device that includes an output IGBT for ON-OFF control of a primary current in an ignition...
Idling control apparatus for vehicle
In an idling control apparatus for a vehicle, normally, when a predetermined idling reduction execution condition is satisfied, a signal is output to the engine...
Fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes an irradiation section that irradiates a recording medium with light, the recording medium having thereon an image formed by an image...
Fixing device, image forming apparatus, and fixing method
A fixing device includes: a cylinder member that rotates in a circumferential direction thereof; a circulating member that circularly moves in a circumferential...
Cleaning device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus including a
cleaning roller having a diameter that...
A cleaning device includes a first cleaning roller and a second cleaning roller. The first cleaning roller contacts a member to be cleaned and rotates,...
Developer-agitating transporter, developing device, and image forming
A developer-agitating transporter includes helical blades that helically extend around a rotation shaft, the helical blades being arranged at different...
Intermediate transfer member and method for manufacturing the same,
intermediate transfer member unit, and...
Disclosed is an intermediate transfer member including, a resin layer as an outermost layer, in which plural recessed portions having a curved inner wall are...
Driving support apparatus
There is provided a driving support apparatus. A recognition controller determines whether an object detected by processing a captured image by an object...
Image reading device and image forming apparatus
Provided is an image reading device including: a light source member including light source portions emitting light; a light guide member including: an input...
Communication device, facsimile machine, and non-transitory computer
A communication device includes: a first transmitting unit that transmits pattern information specifying a pattern of an offer and an answer in Session...
Printing system and image forming apparatus and method that check a
precision of a formed image
A printing system includes the following elements. An addition unit creates additional image data having a specific attribute and adds it to original image...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method for adjusting image
An image forming apparatus includes a level selecting unit, an image quality adjusting unit, and an image forming unit. The level selecting unit selects one of...
Image formation control apparatus, image formation apparatus, image
formation system, computer readable medium,...
An image formation control apparatus includes a management unit, a communication unit, and a control unit. The management unit manages first image formation...
Document processing system that embeds unique information in document
A document processing system includes a unique information acquiring section, a similar document element selecting section and a replacement document data...
Document management system, document management apparatus,
computer-readable medium and computer data signal
A document management system includes a storage section, a reference electronic manuscript acquisition section, an edit part identification section and a...
Visual guidance system
A visual guidance system includes an image display to present an image overlaid on a windshield in front of a driver of a vehicle, a processor to output image...
Power transistor drive circuit
Aspects of the invention include a constant current source that generates a constant current, apart from a constant current circuit, and a temperature detection...
Semiconductor test device, semiconductor test circuit connection device,
and semiconductor test method
A semiconductor test device and method for sequentially carrying out tests including an AC test, DC test, and thermal resistance test on a power semiconductor...
Cream solder and method of soldering electronic part
A cream solder obtained by kneading an Sn--Ag--Cu alloy together with a flux, wherein the Sn--Ag--Cu alloy includes a mixture of a first powdery alloy and a...
Image recording composition, image recording ink set and recording
An image recording composition including a curable material that is cured upon application of an external stimulus, water-absorbing resin particles, and a...
Sheet transport device
A sheet transport device includes a device body that transports a sheet; a pair of transport rollers that come into contact with each other and transport the...
Reversing transporting device, image forming apparatus, and transporting
A reversing transporting device includes a transport-in path, a first transporting section provided at the transport-in path, a second transporting section...
Steering column apparatus
A supporting unit of a telescopic adjustment mechanism is placed within an opening hole formed at one end side of an outer jacket and fixed to an outer...
System and method for determining a presence state of a person
A computer system is coupled to a plurality of subscribers via a network. The computer system obtains first presence information that corresponds to a first...
Non-transitory computer readable medium storing a program, search
apparatus, search method, and clustering device
Provided is a non-transitory computer readable medium storing a program causing a computer to function as a learning data acquiring unit that acquires learning...
Automatic document feeder having latching mechanism for transport path
Automatic document feeder includes a transport path member having a transport path surface configuring a transport path in a device body, a latching member that...
Fixing device including a guide member for guiding a sheet to a fixing
area and image forming apparatus...
A fixing device includes a pair of fixing members and a guide member. The guide member includes a guide plate having a guide surface, a back surface when the...
Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a first developing roller including a first transport member that transports magnetic developer by rotating while being close to a...
Powder container and image forming apparatus
A powder container includes a container body for storing powder, the container body having an introduction port from which the powder is introduced; a transport...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a covering/not-covering member that is supported by an apparatus body so as to be movable between a not-covered position and...