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X-ray imaging apparatus and X-ray imaging method
Provided is an X-ray imaging apparatus and an X-ray imaging method that offer an alternative for a refraction contrast method. A first scintillator and a second...
An imaging apparatus includes, a diffraction grating that diffracts an electromagnetic wave emitted from an electromagnetic wave source, a shield grating...
Methods and devices for transmitting and receiving data signals in a
wireless network over a plurality of...
A method includes emitting a reference signal following K transmission paths during a first configuration time slot, identifying valid transmission paths among...
Management apparatus, control method, and program
The invention makes it possible to manage, even if some of wireless terminals leave a wireless communication network to be managed, the wireless terminals which...
Catadioptric optical system with high numerical aperture
An optical system includes a first optical group configured to form, at a first intermediate image plane, a first intermediate image of an object disposed at an...
Zoom lens and image-pickup apparatus including the same
The zoom lens includes a front unit including a first positive lens unit and a second positive or negative lens unit, a reflective mirror and a rear unit...
Zoom lens and optical apparatus equipped with zoom lens
A zoom lens includes, in order from object side to image side, a positive first lens unit, a negative second lens unit, a positive third lens unit, a negative...
Microstructure manufacturing method and microstructure
A microstructure manufacturing method includes: preparing a mold having on a front side thereof a plurality of fine structures, with conductivity being imparted...
Image forming apparatus for measuring fixed image
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit configured to from a measurement image on a recording paper by a color material, a fixing unit...
Image processing apparatus and method configured to update gamma
correction table for different paper types
An image processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain a gamma correction table used for image formation on non-reference paper using a...
Image forming apparatus in which tone correction setting is controlled
An apparatus includes a forming unit; a reading unit; a conversion unit converting a signal corresponding to the image read by the reading unit into a signal...
Apparatus that inhibits leaving and forgetting of originals
Each user can use an image forming system by performing authentication through an ID card. In a case where a first user does not remove an original even though...
Information processing system, print system, and method and
computer-readable storage medium for controlling...
An information processing system may include at least an image processing device and includes a receiving unit, a specifying unit, an acquiring unit, and an...
Image processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing
apparatus, and storage medium
When an image processing apparatus performs a transmission function of transmitting image data generated by reading a document with a scanner, to a cost...
Printing apparatus, printing apparatus control method, and program
A printing apparatus includes a receiving unit which receives print data, an operating unit which receives a print instruction from a user, a display unit which...
Recording sheet surface detection apparatus and image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus for detecting surface conditions of a recording sheet on which an image is formed, includes a light source configured to emit a first...
Method to calculate transmission cross coefficient in an exposure
A computer-implemented calculation method of calculating a transmission cross coefficient in an apparatus which projects an image of an object onto an image...
Image pick-up apparatus capable of correcting shading due to a closing
travel operation of a shutter to pick up...
An image pick-up apparatus that is capable of correcting shading due to a closing travel operation of a shutter by a simple process. An image pick-up device...
Tracking controllable image pickup apparatus
The image pickup apparatus includes a memory storing first tracking data indicating a positional relationship of a magnification-varying lens and a correction...
Network camera system and control method therefor in which, when a
photo-taking condition changes, a user can...
A network camera system is provided that detects an occurrence of a condition change at a periphery of an image pickup apparatus, obtains a direction of the...
Image sensing apparatus and method for controlling the same
Receiving an instruction from a user to start sensing a still image, an image sensing apparatus performs scene determination based on an evaluation value of...
Imaging apparatus and imaging apparatus control method for automatically
setting a finishing state of a photograph
An imaging apparatus is capable of allowing a user of the apparatus to execute a photographing setting for implementing an expression of a photograph with the...
Systems and methods for collaborative image capturing
Systems and methods for collaborative imaging include a device for collaborative image capturing device comprising a computational image sensor including a...
Electrophotographic image forming apparatus
An electrophotographic image forming apparatus that are capable of reducing the variation of the rise time of the laser light source due to the temperature...
Display control apparatus and display control method
A processing apparatus configured to output an event according to a result of comparison between a size of an object detected within an object detection region...
Line stroking method and system
A method for generating an outline for a stroked line of specified width from an input line (601) defined by a vector having two input points (P0, P1) is...
Switched-capacitor input circuit and analog-to-digital converter including
A switched-capacitor input circuit which receives an analog input signal, and samples and holds the analog input signal, comprising a differential amplifier, a...
Image pickup apparatus, image pickup system, method for controlling image
pickup apparatus, method for...
An image pickup apparatus includes a detector having pixels divided into first and second pixel groups, a signal processor including a reading circuit unit...
Colored resin powder and toner using the colored resin powder
Provided is a colored resin powder which can reproduce even high lightness and saturation and has spectral reflectance characteristic having a wide gamut. The...
A recording medium includes a substrate and ink receiving layers including a first ink receiving layer and a second ink receiving layer in that order. The first...
Biochemical reaction cassette
A biochemical reaction cassette having a structure for uniformizing a liquid flow in a reaction chamber with a simple additional arrangement is provided. A...
Sputtering apparatus, sputtering method, and electronic device
A sputtering apparatus includes a substrate holder which holds a substrate to be rotatable in the plane direction of the processing surface of the substrate, a...
Subject information processing apparatus
Generally, a photoacoustic signal has a wavelength longer than a general ultrasonic signal. That is, it does not matter even if at the time of acquisition of...
Lubricant supplying method, supporting member and rotatable member unit
A lubricant supplying method for supplying a lubricant to a sliding portion between a cylindrical rotatable member for use in an electrophotographic image...
Lens barrel and camera including lens barrel
A lens barrel includes a lens tube configured to hold a lens, a barrier driving member configured to move between an opened state and a closed state by...
Optical lens having sub-wavelength structure containing aluminum or
aluminum oxide, method of manufacturing...
An optical element includes an optically effective area and an optically ineffective area partly or entirely coated with a coating opaque at wavelengths used....
Projection apparatus capable of changing projection lens and
non-transitory computer-readable storage medium...
A projection apparatus is capable of changing a lens, and includes a lens shift unit that moves a mounted lens to a reference position in accordance with the...
Sheet post-processing apparatus with an alignment-side determination
A sheet post-processing apparatus that is capable of aligning a sheet bundle accurately even if sheet types like sheet sizes are different, and is capable of...
Sheet post-processing apparatus that performs buffer processing, and image
A sheet post-processing apparatus for performing post-processing on a sheet having an image formed thereon. A stapling section or a scoring section performs...
Method of producing liquid ejection head
Disclosed is a method of including the steps of preparing a substrate having a flow-path-wall member; bonding the flow-path-wall member to a resin layer that is...
Server system, control method, and storage medium for securely executing
access to data of a tenant
In a multitenant service, security of the entire service is guaranteed by logically separating data for each tenant, and performing control to prevent access to...
Communication apparatus and method for controlling communication apparatus
A first communication apparatus for use in a network established by a plurality of communication apparatuses to implement a predetermined system function...
Image forming apparatus
A light irradiation unit forms an electrostatic latent image pattern on a photosensitive member by irradiating the photosensitive member and a shielding unit...
Switching power supply device using switching regulator
A power supply device includes, for example, a switching element, a rectifying circuit having a first rectifying element, and a control circuit which controls...
Image forming apparatus responsive to image forming conditions
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a decision unit, an output unit, a control unit, and a setting unit. The image forming unit forms an...
Image forming apparatus preventing failure of recording material
detachment from conveyance belt
A method controls the timing of conveying a recording material to a conveyance belt so that a leading edge position of the recording material overlaps with a...
Video data outputting apparatus and method of controlling video data
A video data outputting apparatus, connected to a display apparatus receiving a broadcast signal and transmits video data recorded in an internal recording unit...
Method and device for processing components of an image for encoding or
A method of processing components of an image for coding of an image portion of the image, the image being composed of a first component and a different second...
Diffractive optical element having a reflective member disposed between
different grating wall surfaces...
A diffractive optical element used as a lens of an optical system includes a first diffractive grating that includes a first grating surface and a first grating...
Image processing apparatus and control method thereof
An image processing apparatus configured to form an image on a recording medium using a light emitting unit including a plurality of light emitting elements...