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A magnetic toner is provided that exhibits an excellent electrostatic offset resistance both initially and after long-term use. The magnetic toner contains:...
Exposure apparatus, method of controlling the same and method of
An exposure apparatus exposes a resist on a substrate to light via an optical system. The exposure apparatus includes: a table configured to position the...
Lens barrel and camera system
A lens barrel includes an oscillatory wave motor which drives a lens; a manual connection ring which is operated manually to cause the lens to move along an...
An optical element includes a substrate including a first surface and metal structure group including a plurality of metal structures, the metal structures...
Catadioptric optical system and image-pickup apparatus having the same
A catadioptric optical system includes a first imaging optical system including a catadioptric part configured to condense a light flux from an object and to...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus having the same
A zoom lens consists of, in order from an object side to an image side, a first lens unit having negative refractive power, a second lens unit having positive...
Imaging control apparatus, radiographic imaging system, and imaging
A radiographic imaging apparatus includes: a radiation detection array configured to store charges to acquire an image signal; an output unit configured to...
Inkjet printing apparatus and detection method
An inkjet printing apparatus includes a current source configured to be able to supply, to a resistance sensor, a constant current of the first constant current...
Image forming apparatus for forming a measurement image
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit configured to form a measurement image on a sheet, a measurement unit configured to radiate light on...
Metal structural body-containing polymer film, method for manufacturing
metal structural body-containing...
A method for manufacturing a patterned structural body by which a patterned structural body having a micropattern can be manufactured, a metal structural...
Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet conveying apparatus of the present invention includes an apparatus body, a conveyance unit which is movably supported by the apparatus body toward an...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet processing apparatus configured to form a recessed portion at a portion at which a staple is driven into a sheet bundle from a sheet forming a surface...
Apparatus, method, and image forming apparatus
To make it possible to easily and accurately form a cutout indicative of the presence of a code in printed matter. An apparatus according to the present...
Printing apparatus and method for controlling printing apparatus
To provide an ink jet printing apparatus which can reduce waste ink as much as possible and shorten the amount of time spend on the following wiping process,...
Ink jet printing apparatus, print head recovery device and print head
In an ink jet printing apparatus prints an image by employing a print head capable of ejecting ink from ejection ports, a suction unit draws ink from the...
Liquid ejection head and method of manufacturing same
A method of manufacturing a liquid ejection head includes the steps of (1) forming a recess in a second surface of a substrate to form a common supply port, (2)...
Substrate for inkjet head, inkjet head, and inkjet printing apparatus
There are provided a substrate for an inkjet head, an inkjet head, and an inkjet printing apparatus wherein in a case where current is carried through a...
Device and apparatus for controlling same
A device includes a first element substrate and a second element substrate for driving a driving element; a first signal input unit connected to an input...
Force control robot
To realize a force control robot including a force sensor having a high sensitivity and a high rigidity, an end effector (1) including finger modules (100) for...
Object gripping apparatus, control method for object gripping apparatus,
and storage medium
An object gripping apparatus comprises an imaging unit configured to capture an image of a plurality of workpieces; a workpiece state estimation unit configured...
Piezoelectric device, dust removing apparatus, and imaging apparatus
A piezoelectric device includes an elastic member, an electrical-mechanical energy conversion element fixed to the elastic member, configured to cause the...
Ophthalmologic imaging apparatus
Provided is an ophthalmologic imaging apparatus required by the position adjustment of a fixation lamp to be turned on, by a simple operation which includes: a...
Heater and image heating apparatus including the same
To provide a heater that can reduce fixing failure in a paper passing area while suppressing a temperature rise in a sheet non-passing area, and a fixing...
Communication apparatus and control method thereof
A communication apparatus (receiving apparatus) configured to receive a communication parameter selects, when an access point itself is active as a providing...
Information processing apparatus, control method of information processing
apparatus, and storage medium...
In an information processing apparatus capable of executing a first wireless communication method and a second wireless communication method having a...
Printer for creating a print profile
A printer of the present invention prohibits print-media replacement or operations of the printer, when executing a profile creation mode of creating profile...
Color image processing apparatus and method for processing color image
In a color image processing apparatus in the present invention, correction values used for causing reproduction characteristics of multi-colors formed by an...
Print system, server apparatus and printer which are used in the print
system, and control method of the print...
A server apparatus comprises an instruction transmitting unit that transmits an instruction to a user apparatus, the instruction instructing the user apparatus...
Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus includes a pixel generating a signal by photoelectric conversion, a comparator comparing the signal based on the pixel with a...
Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera
A solid-state imaging apparatus which includes a semiconductor portion having a first face on the light incident side and a second face opposite to the first...
Information processing apparatus, fax reception notification control
method, and storage medium for receiving a...
An information processing apparatus receives a reception notification of FAX information from a FAX client that receives the FAX information from a FAX server...
Image processing apparatus, image data transmission method, program, and
An image processing apparatus that can transmit an image outputted after the execution of a workflow as well as an attribute information file including...
Image capturing apparatus and image capturing apparatus control method
An image capturing apparatus has either one of a first display mode for continuously displaying a captured image on an image display unit and a second display...
Image capturing apparatus and control method therefor
An apparatus and method such that when a signal intensity evaluation value is greater than or equal to a predetermined value, a signal intensity amplification...
Image pickup apparatus and focusing method with first and second image
pickups on primary and secondary imaging...
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup element that includes a plurality of image pickup pixels and a plurality of focus detecting pixels, a...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a calculation unit configured to calculate a first gain for adjusting brightness of a first image and a second image...
Image sensor unit and image reading apparatus using the image sensor unit
A reflection reading light guide that emits light of a reflection reading light source, from a reflected light emission surface to bill S; a transmission...
Facsimile system that packetizes and transmits coded image data
In a facsimile system including a gateway apparatus and a transmission-side facsimile apparatus capable of performing facsimile communication via the gateway...
Image forming apparatus, method for controlling thereof, and storage
An image forming apparatus includes a detection unit configured to detect an object, a reception unit configured to receive an operation of a user, and a...
Image processing apparatus, information processing system, method of
controlling the same, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus which is capable of performing scanning of an original, using a plurality of scan settings stored in an information processing...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
An information processing apparatus includes an analysis unit configured to analyze a print job generated based on a plurality of records, a determination unit...
Image processing apparatus involving microblogging function, control
method for the same, and program
A mechanism for reducing an operator's time and effort in image data distribution is provided. To accomplish this, an image processing apparatus, which is...
Actuator with ionic liquid
An actuator includes a pair of electrodes facing each other, an intermediate layer containing an ionic liquid and arranged between the pair of electrodes, the...
Switching power supply with detection of the AC input voltage
A switching power supply includes a rectifying unit configured to rectify an input alternating voltage, a storage unit configured to smooth the voltage...
Solid-state image sensor, method of manufacturing the same, and camera
A method of manufacturing a solid-state image sensor includes preparing a structure including a photoelectric converter formed in an image sensing region and a...
Image sensor and image capture apparatus
In an image sensor in which each microlens of a microlens array is disposed at a position corresponding to each pixel on a side to which light flux is incident,...
Solid-state imaging apparatus
A solid-state imaging apparatus includes a plurality of pixels, each pixel including: a photoelectric conversion unit; an amplification element; a first signal...
Member for solid-state image pickup device and method for manufacturing
solid-state image pickup device having...
A member for a solid-state image pickup device having a bonding plane with no gaps and a method for manufacturing the same are provided. The manufacturing...
Detecting apparatus and detecting system
A detecting apparatus includes a substrate that permits visible light to pass therethrough, a converting element that includes a pixel electrode, an impurity...
Photoelectric conversion device and imaging system
A photoelectric conversion device including a photoelectric conversion element including a first semiconductor region of a first conductivity type, a second...