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The toner cartridge is provided with: a toner storing container of a rectangular shape having a toner feeding opening in an angular portion of the toner storing...
Hologram reading apparatus, hologram reading method, hologram recording
apparatus and hologram recording method
A hologram reading apparatus includes: a unit holding a hologram recording medium in which data page is recorded by irradiating as a single beam both reference...
Device and method for managing electronic documents, storage medium for
storing electronic document management...
The present invention provides an electronic document management device including a reading unit that reads out an original electronic document formed by...
Vehicle driving assist system
In a vehicle driving assist system, an external environment recognition unit detects a 3-D obstacle inhibiting the driving direction of the vehicle based on an...
Carrier for electrostatic image development, and image formation method
An image forming apparatus, including a latent image-holding member, a developing unit, a transfer unit, a cleaning unit, and a recycling unit, wherein the...
Liquid crystal-containing composition and liquid crystal display device
using the same
A liquid crystal-containing composition includes a cholesteric liquid crystal and a microcapsule wall that encapsulates the cholesteric liquid crystal, the...
Method of manufacturing a glass substrate, glass substrate manufactured by
the method, and magnetic recording...
An object of the present invention is to provide a method of manufacturing a glass substrate containing alkali metals. A glass substrate manufactured by the...
Document processing device, computer readable recording medium, and
computer data signal
According to an aspect of the invention, there is provided a document processing device, comprising a holding unit that holds document information and...
Apparatus and method for term context modeling for information retrieval
A novel method for going beyond the observed properties of a keyword, to a model in which the presence of a term in a document is assessed not by looking at the...
Collected developer conveying device and image forming apparatus which
vents a developing container
A collected developer conveying device includes: a conveying passage through which collected developer is conveyed; a conveying member that is disposed in the...
Image forming apparatus including cleaning unit provided with cleaning
member having free end facing upward and...
An image forming apparatus including: a rotatable image-carrier; a charging unit that contacts and charges a surface of the image-carrier; an exposing unit that...
Accommodating vessel and image forming device using the same
An accommodating vessel, which is detachably attached to a vessel receiving part of a casing of an image forming device to accommodate an image forming...
Image forming apparatus with fixing device including contact portion lower
than transport face
An image forming apparatus includes: a body; a transport belt that includes a transport face, and that transports the sheet while supporting the sheet on a...
Image forming apparatus with cooling fan for cooling image holding members
An image forming apparatus includes plural image holding members that hold toner images, a belt unit, an apparatus side portion, and a fan unit. The belt unit...
Authenticity determination method, apparatus, and program
To determine authenticity of a solid body simply and precisely, a reference area of a paper sheet which is genuine is optically read from two different...
Data output system and method
In a PC, image data, position data indicating the position of the image data, and addition data associated with the image data are created. Further, the PC...
Switching power supply system
A switching power supply system, in which a DC voltage obtained by full-wave rectification of an AC voltage is turned on and off by a switching device,...
Switching power source
An error voltage Verr, as amplified by an amplifier, and an input voltage Vin, are multiplied together by a multiplier to generate a first threshold value...
An automatic transmission is provided with three planetary gear units and five friction elements that establish at least six forward speeds and one reverse...
An automatic transmission includes a planetary gear mechanism, an engagement element group including a particular engagement element having first and second...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus,
information processing method, and storage medium
An information processing system includes a unit that selects a time stamp authority to which a request for generation of a time stamp, the time stamp authority...
Shift control device for automatic transmission and control method thereof
An automatic transmission calculates a current thermal load state of the frictional element, predicts (S41), prior to the start of the shift, a heat generation...
Image-forming method and image-forming apparatus
An image-forming method includes forming a toner image on the surface of an image carrier, transferring the toner image from the surface of the image carrier...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method for correcting density
An image forming apparatus comprises a first image forming unit that transfers a base toner image formed on a first image carrier to an intermediate transfer...
Writing information processing system, writing information generating
device and computer readable storage medium
A writing information processing system includes a writing information generating device and an information processing device. The writing information...
Exposure apparatus, image forming apparatus, exposure apparatus
manufacturing method and image forming method
The exposure apparatus is provided with: an optical member; and a holding member that holds the optical member. Both end portions of the optical member are held...
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...
Hydraulic control apparatus and method for belt-type continuously-variable
A hydraulic control apparatus includes a continuously-variable transmission; a line-pressure control section configured to produce a line pressure by adjusting...
Steering control system for vehicle
A steering control section has a first steering angle correction amount calculating section, a second steering angle correction amount calculating section, and...
Information processing system, information processing method, information
processing program, computer readable...
An information processing system includes a monitoring program starting unit and a protection target program monitoring unit. When a protection target program...
Image forming apparatus with a toner dispensing control unit
An image forming apparatus includes: an image carrying member; a developing unit that develops an electrostatic latent image formed on the image carrying member...
Handwritten information management system, handwritten information
management method and recording medium...
A handwritten information management system, which includes a paper sheet document generation section that generates a paper sheet document in which plurality...
Solar cell using carbon nanotubes and process for producing the same
A solar cell includes a p-type semiconductor substance, and an n-type semiconductor substance. The p-type semiconductor substance and the n-type semiconductor...
A seat back has a seat back frame, a plane spring structure, and a headrest provided at the upper end of a seat back frame. The plane spring structure has left...
Recording medium destruction and discarding system, recording medium
destruction and discarding method,...
A recording medium destruction and discarding system for destroying and discarding a recording medium, includes: a registration unit that registers an...
Action efficiency support apparatus and method
An action efficiency support apparatus includes a detection unit, a storage unit, a calculation unit and a judgment unit. The detection unit detects an activity...
Information processing apparatus, information processing system,
information processing method, and computer...
There is provided an information processing apparatus, including a receiving unit that receives a derivational relationship information item designating a...
Vehicle drive assist system
In automatic steering control, when both a traveling lane and a preceding vehicle are detected, a target position on a first vehicle traveling path based on...
Rotator for powder conveyance and toner cartridge
A rotator for powder conveyance includes a substantially linear rotary supporting shaft and plural stirring/conveying pieces. The plural stirring/conveying...
Developing device and image-forming apparatus
A developing device includes (a) a developing member; (b) a developer container; (c) a partition member that partitions an interior of the developer container...
Optical waveguide, optical module, method of producing optical module, and
method of producing optical waveguide
An optical waveguide comprising: a waveguide core through which light propagates; a cladding that surrounds the waveguide core and has a refractive index that...
Image recognition apparatus
An image recognition apparatus includes an objective image data acquisition unit to acquire objective image data containing a face image portion, a feature area...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, computer
readable medium, and computer data signal
An information processing apparatus includes: a color extraction unit that inputs an additional write document provided by writing additional write information...
Systems and methods for human body pose estimation
Systems and computer-implemented methods for use in body pose estimation are provided. Training data is obtained, where the training data includes observation...
Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser diode (VCSEL), method for
fabricating VCSEL, and optical transmission...
Provided is a VCSEL that includes a lower DBR of a first conductivity type, an active region, and an upper DBR of a second conductivity type, on a substrate....
Signal communication apparatus and signal communication system
A signal communication apparatus includes a transmission component, a reception component and an identification information storage component. The transmission...
Optically assisted magnetic recording device with semiconductor laser,
optically assisted magnetic recording...
The present invention provides a magnetooptic device, a magnetooptic head, and a magnetic disk drive each capable of performing optically assisted magnetic...
Spin valve element driving method and spin valve element
A spin valve element driving method, and a spin valve element employing such a method, for causing microwave oscillation in a spin valve element. The spin valve...
Document processing method, document processing apparatus and program
A document processing apparatus processes an encoded document, which is a medium on which a machine readable code comprising a code of an encoded electronic...
Image forming apparatus with members that bring a light emitting device in
proximity to a recording medium
An image forming apparatus writes an image to a display recording medium at a write position. The image forming apparatus includes an insertion slot, a...