At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Authentication apparatus, authentication system, authentication method and
The first authentication unit of an authentication apparatus decides whether first authentication data exists in a received message, and performs, if it is...
Wireless communication device, communication method and storage medium
A wireless communication device forms a second directivity response pattern having a null value in the direction of a main lobe of a first directivity response...
Vibration element, manufacturing method thereof, and vibration wave
A vibration element includes a substrate, a piezoelectric element including a piezoelectric layer and an electrode layer, and a bonding layer provided between...
Piezoelectric ceramics, manufacturing method for piezoelectric ceramics,
piezoelectric element, liquid...
Provided is a piezoelectric ceramics that can achieve both high piezoelectric performance and a high Curie temperature. Also provided are a piezoelectric...
Piezoelectric material and devices using the same
Provided is a Bi-based piezoelectric material having good piezoelectric properties. The piezoelectric material includes a perovskite-type metal oxide...
Image pickup apparatus and image pickup system
In a photoelectric conversion apparatus that adds signals of a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements included in photoelectric conversion units, each...
Manufacturing method of semiconductor apparatus
A first wiring part has an intermediate layer made of a material different from materials of a first insulator layer and a first conductor layer and located...
Substrate holding apparatus, mask alignment method, and vacuum processing
apparatus using long taper pins and...
A mask alignment method for a substrate holding apparatus. A first engaging portion is formed in one of a substrate holder and a mask and has two protruding...
Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device having a twin well structure is provided. The method includes ion-implanting of a first conductivity type...
Manufacturing method of semiconductor device
A drain of a first transistor is formed by performing ion implantation on a semiconductor substrate using a first member as a mask for a gate electrode of the...
Audio processing apparatus, audio processing method, and image capturing
An audio processing apparatus includes a first microphone, a second microphone, and a masking unit configured to mask movement of air from outside of the...
Display device and control method therefor
The present invention in its first aspect provides a display apparatus including a light emitting apparatus having a plurality of light sources, a brightness...
Projection system and information processing apparatus
An information processor receives, from each of a plurality of projectors, the number of pixels to be projected and the number of pixels of a region to be...
Image processing apparatus for combining real object and virtual object
and processing method therefor
When an image in a virtual space in which a virtual object is arranged is generated using a ray tracing method, and when it is determined that a ray which is...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
The distance between projection coordinates to which the center of an image are projected and the center coordinates are added to the projection coordinates to...
Information processing apparatus, processing method therefor, and
non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
An information processing apparatus generates pattern data including a plurality of measurement lines, and a reference line which has a plurality of...
Radiation imaging apparatus, radiation image processing apparatus, and
image processing method
Provided is a technique to improve both the image quality of a radiation image and the operability of a radiation imaging apparatus. In the present invention,...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory
computer readable medium
An image processing apparatus comprises: a decision unit which decides, based on a first resolution and a second resolution, a sampling pixel to be used for...
Material classification using object/material interdependence with
The present disclosure relates to classification of a material type of an object. A first phase applies an object classifier and a material classifier to obtain...
Image processing apparatus and method thereof
This invention provides a sample print which allows the user to easily set color adjustment parameters. To this end, upon outputting images which undergo color...
Information processing system and apparatus generating image pattern in
which are embedded authenticated user...
A control unit 112 of an image forming apparatus generates a first image pattern in which a user information authenticated by an authentication processing unit...
Pattern identifying apparatus
The present invention enables a pattern identifying apparatus that calculates a feature amount and identifies a predetermined pattern, such as a face, based on...
Apparatus and a method for processing an image of photoreceptor cells of a
fundus of an eye
An image processing apparatus for processing an image of photoreceptor cells of a fundus of an eye includes a conversion unit configured to convert the image of...
Information processing apparatus and method thereof
Data representing the storage state of the main memory of an information processing device is saved in a secondary storage device. The data saved in the...
Information processing apparatus, method for controlling same,
installation method, and storage medium
A PC 1 recognizes a connection of the multipurpose machine 3 to the network 4, and a first driver, which corresponds to information equipment provided by the...
System, image forming apparatus, and method therefor
An image forming apparatus receives a job list of a user using the image forming apparatus from a document management server, and, in response to the user...
Peripheral device control system and method
A method used in first and second information processing apparatuses in communication with an image forming apparatus. The method includes a transfer step of...
Image processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage
medium for reducing image formation time...
An image processing apparatus includes an image processing unit configured to perform image processing on input data, a storage unit configured to store...
Method for controlling a user interface, information processing apparatus,
and computer readable medium
In a user interface that can identify concurrent pointing at a plurality of given positions on a screen, after detecting that a plurality of pointed positions...
Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus, having process cartridges each including a photosensitive drum and a developing roller, includes a movable member movable between an...
Fixing apparatus, and image forming apparatus equipped with fixing
An image forming apparatus includes a main assembly; a fixing unit including a fixing rotatable member for fixing an unfixed image formed on a recording...
Image forming apparatus
A high-voltage power source can change a set value of a current to be supplied to an electroconductive brush from a first set current that has been set when the...
Image forming apparatus
A sheet interval, serving as the distance between conveyed recording materials, is properly controlled based on a kind of a recording material and any one of a...
Image forming apparatus with intermediate toner transfer medium, control
method therefor, and storage medium...
An image forming apparatus that is capable of reducing velocity fluctuation due to variation of friction torque between an image bearing member and an...
Image heating apparatus
An image heating apparatus includes: a heating member configured to heat a toner image formed on a sheet by using a toner containing a wax; an exciting coil; a...
Image forming apparatus having first and second cooling portions or fans
cooling end regions of a fixing...
An image forming apparatus includes: a fixing portion for fixing an image on a recording material by heating the image carried on the recording material while...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes process cartridges forming a toner image on a sheet by using a toner containing a parting agent, an exposure device, an...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member for carrying a toner image; an intermediary member for carrying the toner image transferred from...
Developing apparatus, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
When a stirring member that stirs developer in a developer containing portion rotates at high speed, toner flies and the detection accuracy of light...
Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a frame configured to store developer, a developing roller arranged at an opening of the frame and configured to bear the developer...
Charging member and electrophotographic apparatus
There is provided a charging member having charging performance that is not easily changed even by long-term use. The charging member includes an ...
Driving apparatus and exposure apparatus and device fabrication method
A guide includes a brittle material layer and a magnetically attracting magnetic body, e.g., a metal layer. A recess and a projection are formed on the metal...
Method of manufacturing forming conductive line pattern in boundary region
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device including a first region and a second region contacting the first region along a boundary line, includes...
Illumination apparatus, imaging apparatus, camera system, and control
An illumination apparatus includes a main body, a movable unit, a first driving unit, a second driving unit, and a control unit. The movable unit is rotatable...
Imaging apparatus and lighting control method
An imaging apparatus that uses luminance information obtained through a test flash by a flash unit for illuminating a subject to determine a flash quantity of a...
Interchangeable lens and camera system having the same
An interchangeable lens includes an image stabilizing unit, a position detector configured to detect a position of the correction lens, and a controller...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
A zoom lens includes first to fifth lens units having positive, negative, positive, negative, and positive refractive powers. During zooming, the fourth lens...
Radiation detection apparatus and radiation detection system
A radiation detection apparatus includes a sensor panel which includes a photoelectric conversion unit, a scintillator layer disposed above the photoelectric...
Photoelectric conversion apparatus using fixed pattern noises of sensor
and memory cells
A photoelectric conversion apparatus includes a sensor cell unit including: a photoelectric conversion unit and a sensor cell unit writing switch connected to...
Wavefront measuring apparatus, wavefront measuring method, and
computer-readable medium storing program
A wavefront measuring apparatus includes an optical element forming a periodic pattern by light, a detector having pixels to detect the light, and a computer...