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Vehicular control apparatus and method for shift-by-wire device
In vehicular control method and apparatus for a shift-by-wire device, a selected shift position is modified to at least one of a vehicular parking position, a...
Cooling a recording medium using an eddy air flow
A cooling apparatus includes: a stacker vessel in which a medium having a fixed visible image is ejected and stacked; and an eddy flow generating device that is...
Fixing device configuration for an image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes: a belt member provided to be circularly movable having a width; a first fixing member disposed inside the belt member; a second fixing...
Image forming apparatus including main unit and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus includes a main unit and a process cartridge including: an image holding member rotating about a rotation axis; an image developing...
Image forming apparatus with user contact prevention
An image forming apparatus includes plural image holders that hold an image; plural development devices that produce an image on the plural image holders; an...
Apparatus and method of suppressing deterioration of document having
An image processing apparatus includes an arrangement unit and a restriction unit. The arrangement unit puts images representing codes of an object code string...
Semiconductor module for use in power supply
A series connection circuit of IGBTs and an AC switch are contained in one package. The series connection circuit is connected between the positive and negative...
Magnetic transfer device
A magnetic transfer device enables precise positioning of both disks while preventing generation of dust by sliding of a holder, and also secures a space for...
Particle for display, particle dispersion liquid for display, display
medium, and display device
A particle for a display includes a colored particle containing a colorant and a polymer having a chargeable group; and a polymer gel layer that covers a...
Command information management apparatus, print system and computer
A computer readable medium storing a program causing a computer to execute a process for managing print processing, the process includes: acquiring plural...
Image reading device and control method thereof
An image reading device which performs an original reading processing in a push scan mode in which image data read from an original document is output to an...
Image forming system, apparatus, method and computer readable medium for
selecting print requests according to...
An image forming system includes: an image forming unit that forms an image on paper sheets, plural post-processors that execute post-processing for paper...
System and method for exposing video-taking heuristics at point of capture
Described is a system and methods for embedding standard video-taking heuristics into video-recording devices to help improve the quality of captured video for...
Exposing device for controlling the exposure of a photoconductor
An exposing device includes a plurality of exposing units which forms a latent image, wherein exposing units includes: an exposure light source; a rotating...
Data processing apparatus
A data processing apparatus includes a reconfigurable circuit capable of reconfigurating partially a circuit configuration: and a reconfiguration controlling...
A super-junction semiconductor substrate is configured in such a manner that an n-type semiconductor layer of a parallel pn structure is opposed to a boundary...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes plural developing units separately containing a toner A and a toner B that satisfy relationships (1) and (2) and have...
White toner for electrostatic charge image development, electrostatic
charge image developer, toner cartridge,...
A white toner for electrostatic charge image development is disclosed. The white toner for electrostatic charge image development includes a binder resin, a...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member
In an electrophotographic apparatus (e.g., a photocopier or laser printer), an electrophotographic photosensitive member (image-forming part) has a metal...
Process for producing gel-like abrasive material and gel-like abrasive
An abrasive that can impart a mirror finish, glossiness, or the like to a surface of a workpiece by blasting is provided. A crosslinked polyrotaxane compound...
Continuously variable transmission and control method thereof
The transmission controller changes the gear position of the subtransmission mechanism and varies the speed ratio of the variator in an opposite direction to a...
Sheet processing apparatus and cart
The sheet processing apparatus is provided with: an apparatus main body that performs processing for a sheet; a sheet stacker on which a sheet transported from...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit that forms images on sheets; a stack portion on which the sheets with the images are stacked as a...
Load driving system and electric vehicle using the system
A motor driving system with a pair of units connected in series to form a DC power supply with an intermediate potential connection point, positive and negative...
Storage system, control unit, image forming apparatus, image forming
method, and computer readable medium
A storage system includes: N pieces of storages that stores electronic information, N being an integral number that is two or more; and a controller that...
Discussion support apparatus, discussion support method, and
A discussion support apparatus includes a holding unit, an accepting unit and a generating unit. The holding unit holds pieces of discussion state information...
Recording system, fee calculation device, and content distribution method
An information service system works to record or print out, at a fee, information contents downloaded from Web servers, information received from facsimiles and...
Unmoldability determination apparatus, computer readable medium, and
unmoldability determination method
An unmoldability determination apparatus includes: a normal line calculation unit that calculates a normal line extending from a point on the surfaces of a...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
The fixing device includes: a fixing member including a conductive layer capable of self-heating by electromagnetic induction; a drive unit rotationally driving...
Developing unit containing a reduction portion and image forming apparatus
using the developing unit
A developing unit including a retainer receiving portion for receiving a developer retainer, a first agitation portion adjacent to the retainer receiving...
Image forming apparatus having an image forming part and a detachable
developer recovery container
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming apparatus main body; plural developer image forming parts provided in the image forming apparatus main...
Vertical cavity surface emitting laser,
vertical-cavity-surface-emitting-laser device, optical transmission
A vertical cavity surface emitting laser including a substrate, a first semiconductor multilayer film reflector formed on the substrate, an active region formed...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes; a chart data forming unit that forms density correcting chart data to be printed, in which reference density patterns and...
Printing system, printing method and printing apparatus
A printing system having an image reading apparatus and a printing apparatus which is network-connected or locally connected to the image reading apparatus, and...
Driving system for switching power supply to reduce switch noise and
A driving system for an electrical power conversion equipment includes a driving circuit for driving a switching device provided in the electrical power...
Electrostatic image developing carrier, electrostatic image developer,
process cartridge, image forming method,...
An electrostatic image developing carrier includes a ferrite particle that contains magnesium element in an amount of about 3.0 wt % or more and about 10.0 wt %...
White toner for electrostatic image development, electrostatic image
developing agent, toner cartridge, process...
The present invention provides a white toner for electrostatic image development, including a binder resin, a first white pigment and a second white pigment,...
Method and device for manufacturing bead
In a bead manufacturing method and bead manufacturing device, a former rotatably supported on a support base and pivotably holds opposite end portions of a...
Control apparatus for belt-type continuously-variable transmission
A belt continuously-variable transmission control apparatus includes: a belt continuously-variable transmission including; a primary pulley arranged to receive...
Liquid droplet ejection apparatus
A liquid droplet ejection apparatus comprising: a conveyor portion that conveys a recording medium to a liquid droplet ejection region by the rotational force...
Liquid droplet ejection device
A liquid droplet ejection device includes a recording section, a moving section, and a driving signal supplying section. In the recording section, plural liquid...
Sheet measuring apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet measuring apparatus includes a first rotating member that includes a first peripheral surface portion that contacts a transported sheet; a second...
Image forming apparatus, recording medium transportation apparatus,
recording medium transportation method and...
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming unit forming an image on a recording medium; a first transportation route that forms a transportation...
Feeding device and image forming apparatus
A feeding device includes a body having a sheet placement surface on which a sheet that is to be fed is placed; a cover rotatably provided at the body and...
Data processing device
It is assumed that the image data inputted are subjected to run-length compression and compressed encoding based on Huffman encoding. The first step...
Failure diagnosis system, a failure diagnosis device, an information
update device, and a computer-readable medium
According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided a failure diagnosis system including: a causal relationship information storage unit...
Control apparatus and method for automatic transmission
A control apparatus includes a shift-pressure learning correction controlling section configured to perform a shift-pressure learning correction in which a...
Powder recovery container and image forming apparatus
A powder recovery container includes a reservoir chamber that stores a recovered powder; a recovery port that faces the reservoir chamber, a powder conveying...
Powder conveying device and image forming apparatus
An aspect of the invention is a powder conveying device including a conveying passage where powder is conveyed from a first powder accommodating chamber toward...