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Vehicle drive assist system
A control unit sets a current total risk function for each of white lines, guardrails, side walls, and three-dimensional objects existing around a vehicle,...
Steering assist system
A steering assist system includes traffic-line detecting means for detecting right and left traffic lines marked on a road, preceding-vehicle detecting means...
Automatic transmission and control method thereof
In an automatic transmission of this invention, a determination as to whether or not a failure has occurred in a friction element is made repeatedly while a...
Endless belt including a metal layer having low residual strain, fixing
device and image forming apparatus
The endless belt is provided with: a metal layer that includes at least one layer, that is cylindrically formed, and that has not more than 10 degrees as a half...
Fixing device, image forming apparatus, heat fixing member for fixing
device, cylindrical rotating member and...
A cylindrical rotating member rotatably supported in a device in state where it is configured to contact a medium and that is heated in state where it is...
Light irradiation element, image forming structure, and image forming
A light irradiation element includes a cavity through which light passes and a translucent light conduit bordering the cavity, allowing light to pass...
Powder storage container and image forming apparatus using the same
A powder storage container includes a container body, an opening formed in a portion of the container body, an opening-and-closing cover, a cover holding frame,...
Image-processing device, image-forming device, and storing medium
An image-processing device includes: a memory that stores a red range occurring within a color space; an acquisition unit that acquires image data representing...
Road line recognition apparatus
A road line recognition apparatus, including: an imaging section imaging a progress path of a own vehicle including a road to output a couple of images; an...
Signal relay device
The invention is to provide a relay signal system or a device which enables the use of signal related services such as IP phone services even if a supply of...
Power converter having an inductor including a first set of windings and a
second set of windings both wound on...
A power converter includes a small-sized inductor connected to an AC voltage input line for power factor correction and a filter for suppressing conduction...
Color conversion device for applying clipping to color values outside a
color reproduction range and which...
A color processing device includes a color range conversion component, a control component and a color conversion and clipping component. The color range...
Image-forming apparatus, image-forming method, and recording medium
An image-forming apparatus includes: a supply section that supplies image data; an image-forming section that forms on a continuous sheet a toner image...
System and method for producing print instruction information to be
transmitted to a printing device
An image processor according to the present invention includes a reference information acquisition unit that acquires reference information for specifying a...
Information processing apparatus, information processing system and
computer readable medium
An information processing apparatus includes a document information storage unit, a progress information identification unit and a progress information storage...
Document processing apparatus and method for creating an image of
information identifying a document
A document processing apparatus includes: a storage that stores a manner of a document on which a document processing is performed in a series of tasks; a...
Writing apparatus, electronic paper system, and computer readable medium
A writing apparatus includes: a detecting unit; a reading unit; a writing unit; a display; a first controlling unit; a second controlling unit; and a third...
Machine control device
A machine control device has a position regulator configured to enable modification of the proportional gain during regulation operations, and has proportional...
General purpose engine with axial gap type motor/generator
A general purpose engine is provided with an engine main body, a rotary shaft, and an axial gap type motor/generator. The rotary shaft is rotated by a driving...
Nitrogen-containing heterocyclic compound
A nitrogen-containing heterocyclic compound is represented by Formula (I): wherein R.sup.1 represents a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl...
Screen device, image projection system, and image projection method
A screen device of the present invention has a light collecting element array including a plurality of light collecting elements that collect incident light...
Electric parking brake system
An electric parking brake system is equipped with a parking brake driven by an electric actuator for braking wheels of a vehicle, a vehicle condition sensing...
Engaging-force control apparatus and method
An engaging-force control apparatus for a friction-engagement element controls a slip rotational speed between an input-side rotational speed and an output-side...
Gear shift control apparatus and method for automatic transmission
In gear shift control apparatus and method for an automatic transmission, a first frictional engagement element is, in turn, released, a second frictional...
Quality control system, quality control apparatus, quality control method
and computer readable medium
A quality control method includes: extracting, from a time series distribution of troubles that have occurred in electronic equipments, a first characteristics...
Powder supply unit, manufacturing method of the powder supply unit, and
recycling method of the powder supply unit
A powder supply unit is disclosed, which includes a housing accommodating powder, a rotating member rotatably provided in the housing, a sheet-like transporting...
Developing device, image forming apparatus and developer cartridge
A developing device includes: a developer carrying member that supplies developer to an image carrying member; plural developer supply members, containing...
Recording device and recording method
A recording device includes: a first irradiation unit that irradiates first light to an optical-recording-type display medium during a recording period on the...
Computer-readable medium storing information processing program,
information processing method and information...
An information processing system includes an image output unit, an image reception unit, and a determination unit. The image output unit outputs an image to a...
Information processing apparatus and computer readable medium
An information processing apparatus includes: an acceptance unit that accepts formed information to be formed on a medium and target information to be recorded...
Structure for holding optical component, and optical scanning device and
image forming apparatus including the same
A structure for holding an optical component, includes: first and second flat plate portions provided in a state where the portions stand on a base plate,...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, recording medium
storing image processing program, and...
An image processing apparatus including; a determinant image management unit managing identification information in association with protecting information...
Printing system, print controller, printing method and computer readable
The printing system is provided with: a terminal that outputs print data of a print target and authentication information required for performing a print...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a recording-medium stacking portion, a recording-medium ejection portion and a suctioning/exhausting unit. The ...
Exposure device for controlling light emitting elements
An exposure device includes plural light-emitting elements, a light amount detection unit, a controller, plural holding units and a connection unit. The...
Text-reading support on handheld devices and devices with small displays
One aspect of the invention relates to techniques for increasing the displayable font size while retaining a wide text line of information on small information...
Gate drive device
A gate drive device which can suppress the fluctuation of an internal power source voltage and output voltage, while reducing the number of parts by omitting a...
Organic semiconductor transistor, method of producing the same, and
An organic semiconductor transistor has plural electrodes and an organic semiconductor layer containing at least one compound represented by the following...
Toner for electrostatic charge image development and manufacturing method
thereof, and electrostatic charge...
There is provided a toner for electrostatic charge image development, which includes a binder resin that includes a non-crystalline polyester resin and a...
Electrostatic-image-developing toner and preparation process thereof,
electrostatic image developer, toner...
An electrostatic-image-developing toner includes: a binder resin; and a yellow pigment in an amount of from about 5 to about 50 ppm.
Tire vulcanization forming mold
In a tire vulcanization forming mold which is circumferentially divided into a plurality of segment molds, a plurality of circumferential grooves are formed on...
Recording apparatus that forms ink receiving layer(s) on an intermediate
transfer body and recording method thereof
There is provided a recording apparatus including: an intermediate transfer body; a forming unit that forms an ink receiving layer on the intermediate transfer...
Liquid droplet discharge apparatus
In a liquid droplet discharge apparatus that prevents deterioration in the precision of ink droplet landing positions resulting from deformation of long members...
Barcode data management device, printing apparatus
There is provided a barcode data management device including: a conversion unit that converts print data including barcode data into electronic format data for...
Device for classifying particles and method for classifying particles
A classification device includes: a classification channel for classifying particles; a particle dispersion delivery channel as defined herein; a conveying...
Resin pipe with mouthpiece and method of manufacturing the same
Disclosed is a resin pipe with a mouthpiece comprising: a mouthpiece; and a resin pipe of which one end is joined to the mouthpiece, wherein the one end is...
Cleaning member, cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A cleaning member including a member body that is brought into contact with a surface of a member to be cleaned; and a sensor that is fixed to a portion of the...
Image forming apparatus including transport unit
An image forming apparatus includes: an image carrier; a development unit that develops an electrostatic latent image present on the image carrier with a...
Container and device
A container includes: a container body that is to be inserted into the device, and that has a port; and a pair of support members arranged so that the support...
Generating an electronic document with reference to allocated font
corresponding to character identifier from...
An image processing apparatus includes: an image acceptance unit that accepts an image; a character information adding unit that adds a character identifier for...