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US-8,275,211 Image processing apparatus and method
This invention is to easily generate a normal map at a low cost. Hence, image data representing the characteristic of the surface of paper is inputted using an...
US-8,275,210 Lossless compressor for image data values
Disclosed is method of encoding a set of data values (205-245). Each data value corresponds to a pixel position (205,210, 220,225) within an image (100). The...
US-8,275,203 Sheet music processing method and image processing apparatus
A sheet music processing method of processing, by an image processing apparatus, image data of sheet music input by an input device, the method comprising...
US-8,275,199 Color processing apparatus and color processing method
Upon creating a color conversion table from a first color space to a second color space, a reversal region where hues are reversed is detected from at least one...
US-8,275,169 Communication system and control method thereof
A method for controlling a communication system comprising obtaining moving picture data, inquiring about processing capability with respect to the obtained...
US-8,275,042 High-performance video transcoding method
Disclosed is an apparatus (500) for generating a second compressed video stream (550) having a second resolution, from a first compressed video stream (540)...
US-8,275,034 Moving image encoding apparatus and control method, and computer program
A moving image encoding apparatus, comprising, a first image transformation unit adapted to transform image data into first image information, with reference to...
US-8,274,719 Printing system, print preview method, and preview method using a printer driver
A printing system is capable of displaying a preview of an image with a low resolution without causing degradation in performance and affinity for an operating...
US-8,274,718 Method for creating color conversion definition for image output devices and image processing apparatus...
The present invention is to provide methods and apparatuses for creating color conversion definition to make the same output result appear without any...
US-8,274,716 Image reading apparatus and method of controlling the same
An image reading apparatus includes a reading system having a plurality of line sensors extending in a main-scan direction, an imaging optical system for...
US-8,274,710 Image processing using count variation
Input image data is converted into a brightness component to obtain a difference between the brightness component and a threshold. A count variation is...
US-8,274,709 Device capable of reading plural documents, method of controlling the device, and program
Provided is a device that prevents unauthorized copying of a document to which copy inhibition information is added.
US-8,274,708 Image processing apparatus and method for preventing removal of an encoded image
An image processing apparatus includes a color removing unit, a determining unit, and a preventing unit. The color removing unit is configured to remove a...
US-8,274,707 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program for determining or computing an extended...
An object of the present invention is to provide an image processing apparatus which provides an image with an extended region of a size suitable for performing...
US-8,274,704 Image processing apparatus and method for selecting a processing mode based on attributes of original...
An information processing apparatus processes, for each pixel, multivalued image data for a unit area of a recording medium, so as to form an image on the unit...
US-8,274,700 Constructing spectral gamut boundary descriptors
Color management in which a spectrally-based ICS color value is spectrally gamut mapped onto a spectral gamut of a destination device using a simplified Gamut...
US-8,274,699 Apparatus and method for correcting registration errors and trailing phenomenon in a printed image
A color image forming apparatus is provided that forms an image by correcting registration shifts during an image forming process by using image data and which...
US-8,274,696 Color table editing apparatus, color table editing method, program, and storage medium
A color table editing apparatus includes an image data input unit configured to input image data, a color table selection unit configured to select a given...
US-8,274,693 Mixed jobs generation method and apparatus thereof
Input data in which fixed data and variable data are mixed is processed in a system in which a plate offset press for processing fixed data and a plateless...
US-8,274,686 Print setting processing apparatus and print setting processing method
A print setting processing apparatus includes a functional information acquisition unit configured to acquire functional information which is set for each of a...
US-8,274,685 Image forming apparatus, method and storage medium storing control program therefor allow to set a composite...
An image forming apparatus to which a composite service that can cause a plurality of devices to collaborate can be set, and in which a currently used control...
US-8,274,679 Information processing apparatus and method of controlling the same
This invention deters information leakage by a flexible monitoring method according to the characteristic of an image or document. A job analysis section...
US-8,274,676 Image output control apparatus
An image output control apparatus includes a recognition unit for recognizing mounting of a recording medium, a reading unit for reading image-reproduction...
US-8,274,675 Printing apparatus and control method thereof, and printing system
This invention has as its object to allow an authentication process that avoids unnecessary information from being stored in a digital camera irrespective of...
US-8,274,674 Apparatus and method for determining execution order of private print jobs in a variable print system
A data processing apparatus allocates a page number in a record to each of a plurality of records of a variable data print job and performs a preflight check...
US-8,274,671 Printing system, control method and program holding print information for executing the off-line process when...
A printing system having a printing apparatus and a post-processing apparatus connected to the printing apparatus, and a method for controlling the printing...
US-8,274,670 Information processing apparatus print control method, and storage medium
An information processing apparatus which is capable of generating XPS data having a data sequence suited to print settings for non-normal-order printing, from...
US-8,274,667 Image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium storing a program for converting raster...
Raster image data is converted into block vector image data corresponding to blocks each having a predetermined size by segmenting the raster image data into...
US-8,274,661 Shape calculation method
A method for calculating a shape includes dividing an aspherical test surface into a plurality of measurement regions configured to overlap with one another,...
US-8,274,660 Optical tomographic imaging apparatus
Provided is an optical tomographic imaging apparatus that is capable of shortening a period of time of focusing at multiple focus positions when images split in...
US-8,274,646 Measurement system and measurement processing method
This invention is directed to extract the scattering characteristic of a measurement target together when measuring the surface shape in a measurement system,...
US-8,274,598 Image capturing apparatus and control method therefor
In an image capturing apparatus that is capable of selecting a display mode for live view display from multiple display modes, the difference between a measured...
US-8,274,582 Image capturing apparatus, control method therefor, image processing apparatus, image processing method, and...
An image capturing apparatus includes an image sensor which photo-electrically converts an object image, a memory which stores foreign substance area...
US-8,274,548 Network camera system
A network camera system which is capable of generating a panoramic image by smooth or seamless connection of images, even when a network camera having a...
US-8,274,225 Image display apparatus
An image display apparatus according to the present invention comprises a plurality of electron emitting devices having an electron emitting portion provided...
US-8,274,196 Control apparatus for vibration wave driven apparatus
A control apparatus detects the relative position between a vibration member and a driving-member-side vibration detection portion on the basis of a signal that...
US-8,274,122 Photoelectric conversion device, imaging system, photoelectric conversion device designing method, and...
A photoelectric conversion device comprises a plurality of photoelectric conversion units, a first antireflection portion including a first insulation film...
US-8,274,105 Image pickup device and camera
An object is to provide a solid state image pickup device and a camera which do not worsen a sensor performance in terms of an optical property, a saturated...
US-8,274,078 Metal oxynitride semiconductor containing zinc
Provided is an oxynitride semiconductor comprising a metal oxynitride. The metal oxynitride contains Zn and In and at least one element selected from the group...
US-8,274,033 Photoelectric converter
Disclosed is a photoelectric converter. According to the present invention, a photoelectric converter comprises a plurality of substrates, which are located...
US-8,273,675 Ferroelectric ceramic material
Provided is a ferroelectric ceramic material containing BaTiO.sub.3 as a main component which can control a Curie temperature in a wide range, has no phase...
US-8,273,656 Method of forming conductive layer and semiconductor device
Provided are a method of forming a conductive layer on an inner portion of a through-electrode in which uniform adhesion property of plating in the inner...
US-8,273,529 Method for hybridizing nucleic acids and hybridization apparatus
A method for hybridizing a target nucleic acid and a probe nucleic acid that can specifically bind to the target nucleic acid and that is immobilized on a...
US-8,273,524 Liquid discharging head, producing method thereof, structure, and producing method thereof
A producing method of a liquid discharging head includes a discharge port discharging a liquid and a flow path communicating with the discharge port, the method...
US-8,273,168 Ink, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, and ink jet recording apparatus
An ink contains at least a pigment, wherein the pigment is a solid solution of C.I. Pigment Red 202 and C.I. Pigment Violet 19, and a primary particle diameter...
US-8,272,913 Organic light-emitting device, and method for manufacturing organic light-emitting device
The present invention provides an organic light-emitting device which can prevent a covering member from being damaged or peeled off, and which can be...
US-8,272,844 Liquid driver system using a conductor and electrode arrangement to produce an electroosmosis flow
A liquid driver system having a flow channel for delivering a liquid, includes a conductor member placed in the flow channel, electrodes for applying an...
US-8,272,795 Cartridge and printer
A cartridge detachable from a printer has a roll paper unit including roll paper, a roller, and flanges, and a separation member used to pull out the roll paper...
US-8,272,712 Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
In multipass printing, a mask pattern which increases the degree of dot dispersion in each pass is used for a combination of inks for increasing glossiness when...
US-8,272,640 Medium conveyance apparatus which adopts distributed control system
A first lower layer control unit controls a conveyance unit, that conveys the medium in a first conveyance section of a conveyance path. A second lower layer...
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