Creation and placement of two-dimensional barcode stamps on printed
documents for storing authentication...
A document authenticating method is disclosed by which numerous small-sized two-dimensional barcode stamps are generated and placed in a distributed manner on a...
System and method for processing portions of documents using variable data
System and method for creating and processing documents with variable data is disclosed. The system provides a base set of document image data residing at a...
System for handling image data, image processing system, image processing
apparatus, method for providing image...
An image processing system performs a specific process on first image data to generate second image data, and estimates, if it is specified that the second...
Providing demonstration page information in an imaging device
Imaging devices incorporating semi-volatile NAND flash memory are described herein. According to various embodiments, demonstration page information may be...
Imaging device and method of controlling the same
An imaging device receives from a host device image data and commands including a normal command and a real-time command to be processed prior to the normal...
Promotional controller for financial transactions
A method and apparatus for a vending promotional printer for use within a vending machine are disclosed. A vending promotional printer includes a coupon...
Method and apparatus for improving raster image processing performance for
variable information printing having...
A method receives, at a processor of a printing apparatus, a variable information print job. The variable information print job is processed into upper planes...
Method for transforming and transporting printer data over the internet in
a secure and reliable manner
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable medium are provided. The method, for example, can--in certain embodiments--include transforming printer data into an...
There is provided a communication device comprising: a conversion unit configured to convert first data to second data having a predetermined format; a...
Print system, information processing apparatus, and information processing
method, including log information
It is the object of the present invention to realize a print system capable of storing content of print processing as log information using a simple method. To...
Image forming apparatus and method of controlling the same
An image forming apparatus including a video controller that increases or reduces a pulse width of video data when video data is generated in synchronization...
Distributing printed documents
A system for distributing printed documents comprises print device logic comprising a Web Services server, wherein the print device logic is configured to send...
Systems and methods for managing failed print jobs
Disclosed are systems and methods for managing failed print jobs. In one embodiment, a method for managing a failed print job includes receiving a print job,...
Method of controlling print job schedule and printing system using the
A printing system including a first memory unit storing a printer operating system and at least two interpreters; a second memory unit having an operating area...
Apparatus and method for controlling a device with a device driver
A data processing apparatus having a device driver part for controlling a device includes a storing part configured to store device capability data, a receiving...
Information-processing apparatus and method
According to the claimed invention, an information-processing apparatus capable of communicating with a printing apparatus, comprises: a setting unit (S2201),...
Image forming apparatus that arbitrates image processing operations
An image reading device generates first capability information indicative of an image processing operation that can be performed by an image processing section....
Printing apparatus and an image supply device using picture transfer
protocol having a function which checks...
A printing apparatus according to a preferred embodiment of this invention receives, from an image supply device, a first script "DDISCVRY.DPS" that describes...
Print job separation apparatus and method
An apparatus and method are disclosed for separating print jobs. Print jobs may be separated by alternating between outputting entire print jobs in straight and...
Making method of sample for evaluation of laser irradiation position and
making apparatus thereof and...
A method for making a sample for evaluation of laser irradiation position and evaluating the sample, and an apparatus which is switchable between a first mode...
Surface sensing device with optical sensor
A surface sensing device for use in position determining apparatus has an elongate stylus with a tip for scanning the surface of a workpiece to be measured....
Method and system for positioning by using optical speckle
A method and system for positioning by using optical speckle are disclosed in this invention. A highly coherent laser light irradiates a positioning template in...
Pattern measurement apparatus and pattern measurement method
A pattern measurement method includes: acquiring sectional shapes of a first pattern corresponding to process parameters, respectively; using the acquired...
Inspecting method and inspecting apparatus for substrate surface
To inspect a substrate such as a semiconductor substrate for surface roughness at high precision. The surface roughness of the substrate is measured in each...
Optical coherence tomography imaging
A digitized image of an object may include representations of portions of the object that are obscured, occluded or otherwise unobservable. The image may be a...
Vibration-insensitive interferometer using high-speed camera and
continuous phase scanning method
The present invention relates to a vibration-insensitive interferometer using a high-speed camera and a continuous phase scanning method. The interferometer...
Fiber-optic, digital system for laser Doppler vibrometers (LDVs)
An apparatus and method for non-determination of the surface velocity of a target using optical interference and Doppler shifting of the light reflected from...
Optical fiber structure monitoring and analysis
A system and method for monitoring the structural integrity of a structure is provided. An optical fiber is acoustically coupled to one or more of the...
Temperature measurement apparatus and method
A temperature measurement apparatus includes a light source; a first splitter that splits a light beam into a measurement beam and a reference beam; a reference...
Systems, computer-implemented methods, and tangible computer-readable
storage media for wide-field interferometry
Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and tangible computer-readable storage media for wide field imaging interferometry. The method...
Evaluation method of fouling, fouling evaluation apparatus, production
method of optical member, optical...
The present invention provides a quantitative evaluation method of fouling of antifouling properties, a fouling evaluation apparatus, and a production method of...
Low power RF tuning using optical and non-reflected power methods
Aspects of the present invention include methods for controlling a plasma in a substrate processing system. One embodiment provides controlling a first set of...
Methods and apparatus for normalizing optical emission spectra
An arrangement for in-situ optical interrogation of plasma emission to quantitatively measure normalized optical emission spectra in a plasma chamber is...
Photoacoustic apparatus, and probe for receiving photoacoustic waves
A photoacoustic apparatus obtains information on a specimen by receiving photoacoustic waves which are generated from the specimen resulting from light...
Fabric whiteness guide
A fabric whiteness guide comprising at least one visual scale of whiteness.
In-flight multiple field of view detector for supercooled airborne water
An airborne multiple field-of-view water droplet sensor includes an illumination portion and a detection portion. The illumination portion includes a first...
Method and apparatus for scanning hyper-spectral image
The apparatus for scanning at least one hyper-spectral image comprises an optical system, the hyper-spectrometer and the relay module. The hyper-spectrometer is...
Apparatus, method and computer-readable storage medium for determining the
ring-down time in a spectrometer system
A system is provided that includes a cavity ring-down spectrometer and a processor. The spectrometer is configured to pass, through a cavity resonator, a...
Spectral characteristic measuring apparatus, method for calibrating
spectral characteristic measuring...
A spectral characteristic measuring apparatus includes: an illuminating section for irradiating illumination light onto a sample; a spectral section for...
Encoding optical spectra using a DMD array
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a system for encoding an optical spectrum includes a dispersive element, a digital micromirror device...
Method and apparatus for reconstructing optical spectra in a static
multimode multiplex spectrometer
The static MMS spectral reconstruction process is optimized using algorithmic methods. Because the static MMS encodes spectral information across the detector...
Automated soil measurement device
A system and a method are disclosed for combining a soil sample and extractant in a mixing chamber to produce a liquid extractant-soil mixture. A portion of the...
Method of calibrating sensitivity gain
The present invention is directed to a method of calibrating sensitivity gain. In a preview mode, an imaging device is calibrated by a standard light source,...
Method to locate and eliminate manufacturing defects in a quartz resonator
A method for locating and eliminating defects on a substrate wafer includes illuminating a top surface of the substrate wafer with a first illumination source,...
Instrument and method for measuring total luminous flux of luminous
The present invention provides an instrument and method for measuring total luminous flux of luminous elements, which forms an approximately uniform spatial...
Method and apparatus for characterizing a multilayered structure
An apparatus and method for characterizing the complex coupling coefficient of a multilayered periodic structure either during or after inscription is...
Spectral measurement apparatus and measurement method utilizing Brillouin
The present invention relates to a spectral measurement apparatus and measurement method utilizing Brillouin scattering, which judge the state of the...
Paper sheet recognizing method and apparatus
The present invention provides a paper sheet recognizing apparatus for recognizing paper sheets having different sizes and colors for each type, by using a...
Telescope with a wide field of view internal optical scanner
A telescope with internal scanner utilizing either a single optical wedge scanner or a dual optical wedge scanner and a controller arranged to control a...
Laser apparatus and distance measurement apparatus
A technique for selecting two or more wavelengths of output light by a simpler structure is provided. A laser apparatus includes a laser oscillation portion for...