Document editing apparatus, image forming apparatus, document editing
method, and computer program product
An area identifying unit separates input image data into each image area. An editing unit performs an editing process on the input image data in units of...
Method and system for merging scan files into a color workflow
A method and system for scanning documents in a network environment and merging the resulting scan files with other documents into a printing workflow provides...
Image reading apparatus and control program for image reading apparatus
for determining output range of image...
An image reading apparatus including: a reading device; a display device; an operable portion; an outputting portion which outputs the image data; an image-data...
System for generating form for delivery of greeting cards
A system is provided for generating a form for delivery of a printed communication. The system associates coordinate information of a form with an interactive...
A printer comprises: a feed mechanism and a printhead assembly. The printhead assembly comprises: a printhead for printing a position-coding pattern onto a...
Image forming system and image forming method
There is described an image forming system, which makes it possible to speedily implement the reprinting operation, and to alleviate the burden of the printer...
Method and apparatus for connecting image forming apparatus with multiple
A method and an apparatus for connecting an image forming apparatus with multiple host devices. The method includes: displaying a user interface in which the...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method for printing an
In a copying operation, an MFP reads a code image printed on the paper, acquires a paper ID from the code image, acquires paper information associated with the...
Event driven plugin architecture for importing scanned image data into a
Systems and methods are described that facilitate importing scanned image data into a production workflow, in accordance with various features described herein....
Information distribution system, its distribution center apparatus and
user terminal apparatus, and information...
When distributing an encrypted content to a user terminal apparatus via a communication line, a distribution center apparatus requires a medium ID of an...
Information processing apparatus, system, and method that provide job
reservation with a time-out feature
In an image processing apparatus which allows a plurality of users to reserve jobs, the convenience of each user is further improved while ensuring security of...
Printer dynamically tracking print jobs and method of tracking print jobs
A printer and method of managing print jobs in the printer. Print job locations are identified in the printer. Each print job being printed is always in at...
Managing the processing of print data at printing devices based upon
available consumable resources
An approach is provided for managing the processing of print data at a printing device based upon available consumable resources. A printing device includes a...
Print data processing apparatus and printer
A print data processing apparatus that controls data transmitted to and received from a printer, includes an extension attaching unit that selectively attaches...
Information processing apparatus, control method, and computer-readable
medium for distributed processing of...
A print job often includes secret information, and information may suffer sniffing from devices that execute distributed processing of jobs, or on the network....
Image processing apparatus and method
The present invention is related to an image processing apparatus and method for efficiently managing a document. First data created by predetermined...
Printing apparatus and its control method, job processing method, and
When authentication data input before execution of print processing based on a secure print job is authenticated, a copy is printed based on the secure print...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is provided, in which communication history that may change in a sleep mode is updated and displayed, whereby state of data...
Printing system, method for controlling a printing system, image forming
apparatus, controller of print system,...
Confidentiality of a job that requires authentication processing prior to printing is maintained as much as possible. A method for controlling a printing system...
Printing using multiple paper feeders
A data processing apparatus with a plurality of paper feeders includes a job generation unit which generates a print job containing current print settings as a...
Image generating apparatus, image processing apparatus, recording medium
and computer readable recording medium
An image generating apparatus includes a document-image acquiring section, an information-image acquiring section and a synthesizing section. The document-image...
On-demand publishing system
According to the present invention an information processing apparatus comprises: a loading unit which loads function information representing a function of the...
Data processing method, image processing apparatus and recording medium
A data processing method including reading first image processing apparatus structural information by the control unit from a portable storage medium, obtaining...
Method and apparatus for measuring optical extinction in a thin film
during its deposition
A method of measuring the extinction of light in a coating including the steps of: directing a light beam to a substrate to be coated at an angle of incidence...
System and method for via structure measurement
A system for via structure measurement is disclosed. The system comprises a reflectometer, a simulation unit and a comparing unit. The reflectometer is...
Multiple measurement techniques including focused beam scatterometry for
characterization of samples
A system for monitoring thin-film fabrication processes is herein disclosed. Diffraction of incident light is measured and the results are compared to a...
Machine vision technique for manufacturing semiconductor wafers
A vision system is provided to determine a positional relationship between a photovoltaic device wafer on a platen and a printing element, such as a printing...
Acquisition of topographies of objects having arbitrary geometries
There is described a method for positioning an object on an optical sensor system for acquiring a surface thereof, the sensor system having a set of motors for...
Calibrating jig, profile measuring device, and method of offset
A calibrating jig comprises a reference sphere, and a reflecting plate configured to support the reference sphere from a lower side thereof and mirror-reflect...
Methods for optically enhanced holographic interferometric testing for
test and evaluation of semiconductor...
Improved methods and systems for inspection imaging for holographic or interferometric semiconductor test and evaluation through all phases of manufacture....
Method using asymmetric optical resonances
A method utilizes an optical resonator that includes a reflective element and a spatial mode filter positioned relative to the reflective element such that...
Soft clock delay for OCT system and method therefor
An optical coherence analysis system comprises a swept source laser for generating optical signals that are tuned over a scan band; an interferometer for...
System for processing patient monitoring power and data signals
A device interface selectively acquires patient physiological parameter data. An acquisition processor acquires physiological data from a patient. A...
Particle concentration detecting device
A particulate concentration detector including a detection mechanism having a light emission unit and light reception unit. The particulate concentration...
Transmission optical system
A transmission optical system includes a plurality of imaging optical systems arranged apart from each other, forming successively the image of an object to be...
Pressure controlled spectroscopic heating value sensor
A method and system for measuring a physical property of a fluid in which light having wavelengths in the near-infrared is directed into a test cell containing...
Apparatus for monitoring the cure of a bone cement material
Apparatus for monitoring the cure of a bone cement material provided in a container includes a memory device in which data is stored relating to the time taken...
Point-of purchase (POP) spectrophotometer for open-view measurement of a
Disclosed herein is a point-of-purchase (POP) spectrophotometer for open-viewing of a color sample. The POP spectrophotometer includes a housing assembly...
Apparatus and method for semiconductor wafer alignment
An apparatus for aligning semiconductor wafers includes equipment for positioning a first surface of a first semiconductor wafer directly opposite to a first...
Substrate distortion measurement
A substrate distortion measurement apparatus comprising one or more optical detectors arranged to measure the locations of pits or holes provided in a...
Alignment systems and methods for lithographic systems
An alignment system for a lithographic apparatus has a source of alignment radiation; a detection system that has a first detector channel and a second detector...
Optical package alignment systems and protocols
Methods of positioning an optical unit in an optical package are provided. According to one method, a partially assembled optical package is provided. The...
Method for measuring polarization characteristics and measurement
In a measurement method for measuring polarization characteristics in which an image of a mask pattern is projected onto an image plane, a first and second slit...
Spectroscopy module, and method for manufacturing the same
In a spectroscopy module 1, a light passing hole 5b through which a light L1 advancing to a spectroscopic portion 4 passes is formed in a light detecting...
Two-dimensional spectral imaging system
Systems, including methods, apparatus, and algorithms, for spectrally imaging a two-dimensional array of samples.
Measurement of volume holographic gratings
The present invention relates to methods of measuring the optical characteristics of volume holographic gratings with high resolution and with a large spectral...
Fluorescence polarization imaging device and method
The present invention is directed to a novel multi-spectral exogenous fluorescence polarization imaging technique that enables rapid imaging of large tissue...
Real-time monitoring apparatus for biochemical reaction
The present invention relates to an apparatus for real-time monitoring chemical reaction between various biomaterials. More particularly, the present invention...
System and method for measuring a laser-induced damage threshold in an
A system for measuring a laser-induced damage threshold in an optical fiber may include a lens to direct a first laser beam through a core of the optical fiber....
Ultrasonic detection system and method for the detection of transparent
window security features in bank notes
A system and method for automatically detecting the presence of a perforation, tear, or a transparent window security feature in a bank note. The system...