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US-8,049,937 Image sensor unit and image reading apparatus using the same
In a frame (8) holding a sensor board (7) with a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements (6.sub.k) arranged and mounted and an imaging element (5) for...
US-8,049,936 Portable computer system and operating method thereof
The invention provides a portable computer system for capturing a target image related to an item. The portable computer system comprises a base, a cover, an...
US-8,049,935 Optical scanner with non-redundant overwriting
An optical scanning device is provided which comprises a laser array which emits laser beams including a number of beams (1, 2, . . . , n) writing a swath of...
US-8,049,934 Communication terminal device for managing print media
A communication terminal device includes a receiving unit, a printer unit, a selection registering unit, an extracting unit, and a determining unit. The...
US-8,049,933 Copy-forgery-inhibited pattern image generation method and image processing apparatus
A combination of a latent-image pattern which forms a latent-image part and a background pattern that forms a background-image part is determined so that the...
US-8,049,932 Image forming apparatus and image density control method therefor
An image forming apparatus which having a plurality of image processing modes, that is capable of accurate density gradation control without performing output...
US-8,049,931 Image forming apparatus and image forming method for setting a margin region, a density change region, and...
An image forming apparatus for forming an image on a transfer sheet based on image data, comprises an operating section to determine a setup about a margin...
US-8,049,930 Method of halftone watermarking for hiding multi-tone watermark or two-tone watermark
A method is performed to hide a watermark in two halftone images or in a single halftone image. The halftone image contains information of the hidden watermark,...
US-8,049,929 Color management of halftoned images
Aspects of color of a halftoned image are controlled or adjusted. A method for adjustment can include determining a color description of a color of an area or...
US-8,049,928 Density correction of an object combined with an image
The invention enables people to easily identify a printout image even in the case where the printout image is printed with a tint block image added thereon....
US-8,049,927 Image processing apparatus and control method thereof
There are provided an image processing apparatus which corrects the curvature of a scanning line using image data in image formation, and a control method...
US-8,049,926 Methods and systems for selecting a color
Methods and systems of selecting a color for a print operation are disclosed. A color including a color formula with multiple color components may be selected...
US-8,049,925 Image processing apparatus and method for adjusting lightness of image
An image processing apparatus is disclosed. The image processing apparatus comprises a dividing module, a calculating module, a judging module and an adjusting...
US-8,049,924 Methods and apparatus for color control of coated images on a printed media
This disclosure relates to the color management of image output devices. Specifically, this disclosure provides methods, apparatus and systems to generate a...
US-8,049,923 Method and apparatus for image processing capable of efficiently interfacing with different digital signal...
An image processing apparatus includes a signal input mechanism, a signal output mechanism and a control device. The control device controls a writing of data...
US-8,049,922 Image forming apparatus and printing method for creating a combined image
An image forming apparatus includes: an image data processing unit that extracts one image area for each page from bitmap images for a continuous even number of...
US-8,049,921 System and method for transferring invoice data output of a print job source to an automated data processing system
A data capture system receives a sequence of document objects and, for each, writes output data values to a structure. A first tier extraction system is adapted...
US-8,049,920 Image forming system and book binding apparatus
An image forming system, including: an image reading section, which is capable of reading-in an image of a book original; a memory section to memorize read-in...
US-8,049,919 Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus is connected to a specific network for processing an image according to image information input to the image processing apparatus....
US-8,049,918 Print plug-in isolation
Print plug-in isolation is described. In embodiment(s), a print system input can be received at a print system, and the print system input can be redirected...
US-8,049,917 Image processing device, image processing system, recording medium storing image processing program, image...
An image processing device, which includes a reading section that reads image information on both sides; an inquiry section that inquires operational authority;...
US-8,049,916 Image processing apparatus and method having copy-forgery-inhibit functionality
When a process which does not carry out printing of image data by a print function is designated, based on the setting for the process, a determination is made...
US-8,049,915 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and storage medium
An image processing apparatus stores moving image data including a plurality of frames and enables a user to select at least one frame from the plurality of...
US-8,049,914 Multi-function machine, control method for the same, and program for implementing the method
A multi-function apparatus which is capable of properly coping with cases where an auto-clear function is activated to thereby improve operability after...
US-8,049,913 Image monitoring system for preventing confidential information outflow, image monitoring method, and computer...
In order to prevent a sheet of paper on which confidential information is formed as an image from being taken out, an MFP has a print data accepting portion to...
US-8,049,912 Image processing system, image processing program and image processing method
An image processing system having a reading section which reads a document image to obtain an image data, an impact detecting section to detect an impact, an...
US-8,049,911 Image forming apparatus including image abnormality detection, method of controlling the same, and program for...
An image forming apparatus which eliminates the necessity of carrying out wasteful operations such as retry of a job and therefore improves work efficiency. A...
US-8,049,910 Configurable single submission event printer
A method for configuring a printer to automatically print multiple proof prints includes configuring a printer with an adjustable process parameter to a first...
US-8,049,909 Image forming apparatus capable of performing skip copy and image forming method using the same
An image forming apparatus capable of performing a skip copy and an image forming method using the same, the image forming apparatus including: an image forming...
US-8,049,908 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
To obtain an image with good visibility by identifying an original document as being a color original document or a monochrome original document for every...
US-8,049,907 Data processing apparatus, data processing system, method for controlling data processing apparatus, method for...
A data processing apparatus is monitoring the first port of itself and the second port of itself. If the data processing apparatus receives data via the second...
US-8,049,906 Print control unit, a control method thereof, a print control program, and a recording medium for converting...
A print control unit, a control method of the print control unit, a print control program, and a computer readable recording medium are disclosed, The print...
US-8,049,905 Computer readable recording medium bearing a printer driver program and print data processing apparatus
A computer readable recording medium bearing a printer driver program for controlling a print device, which is installed in a print job data processing...
US-8,049,904 Printer having keyboard function, a printing system and printing method using the printing system
A printer, a printing system, and a printing method of the printing system where the printer is provided with a keyboard function, and the printer is connected...
US-8,049,903 High resolution monitoring of CD variations
An optical metrology method is disclosed for evaluating the uniformity of characteristics within a semiconductor region having repeating features such a memory...
US-8,049,902 Mobile vehicle
A mobile vehicle provided with moving means and a moving control device automatically travels while detecting an advance distance and a turning angle by means...
US-8,049,901 Measuring device and measuring method
A measuring device includes a light-sending part sending light in a first direction which is a depth direction of a hollow shape, a conversion part converting a...
US-8,049,900 Apparatus and methods for uniform frequency sample clocking
A method and a system for Uniform Frequency Sample Clocking to directly sample the OCT signal with a temporally-non-linear sampling clock derived from a k-space...
US-8,049,899 Method and apparatus for determination of geometric values on a transparent or diffusive object
A Michelson-interferometer which has two reference arms and a short coherence length is used for the method and apparatus for measurement of geometric values on...
US-8,049,898 Transducer for measuring environmental parameters
Apparatus, methods, and other embodiments associated with measuring environmental parameters are described herein. In one embodiment, a transducer comprises a...
US-8,049,897 Reticle defect inspection apparatus and inspection method using thereof
A reticle defect inspection apparatus that suppresses deterioration of optical components resulting from luminescent spots generated by an integrator and can...
US-8,049,896 Detecting element, detecting device, and method of producing the detecting element
A detecting element for detecting a target substance in a sample includes a substrate having a pore, in which a thickness direction of the substrate corresponds...
US-8,049,895 Instrument for measuring particle parameters
Values for one or more particle properties, such as an aerosol asymmetry parameter g, can be measured directly using a detector that measures scattered light....
US-8,049,894 Multiple wavelength optical analyzer device
A device and method of operation for analyzing signal features over multiple optical wavelengths is presented. A plurality of rotating thin film filters is...
US-8,049,893 Methods of identifying analytes and using encoded particles
A method of identifying analytes that react with probes on encoded particles. The method includes providing a support substrate that has a plurality of the...
US-8,049,892 Apparatus and method for camera-based color measurements
A method includes receiving light from a material at a digital imaging device. The method also includes filtering the light into at least three spectral bands...
US-8,049,891 Adjustment method for position detection apparatus, exposure apparatus, and device fabrication method
The present invention provides an adjustment method for a position detection apparatus which comprises an optical system including first and second optical...
US-8,049,890 System and method for passive alignment of components in an optical bench
A system and method for facilitating passive alignment of an optical component in an optical bench. A groove is etched into the optical bench. The groove has...
US-8,049,889 Switchable imaging polarimeter and method
A polarimeter and method of polarizing incoming light includes an optical assembly, a first adjustable circular retarder that rotates the polarization content...
US-8,049,888 Device for measuring light emitted by microscopically small particles or biological cells
With a device for measuring the fluorescent light or scattered light emitted by microscopically small particles or cells (12), with a flow-through cuvette (8)...
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