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Peripheral apparatus, information processing apparatus, communication
control method, and storage medium
A peripheral apparatus is communicably connected to a management apparatus. The management apparatus manages information of jobs in services provided from a...
Voltage generating apparatus for stably controlling voltage
A negative bias circuit outputs a DC voltage of a negative polarity. A positive bias circuit outputs a DC voltage of a positive polarity. The DC voltage of the...
A charging apparatus includes: a charging unit configured to perform a contactless charging operation for a placed external device; a detector configured to...
Light emitting display apparatus
There is provided a light emitting display apparatus including at least a light emitting element and a thin film transistor (TFT) for driving the light emitting...
Solid-state imaging device and manufacturing method therefor
A solid-state imaging device includes a first and second pixel regions. In the first pixel region, a photoelectric conversion unit, a floating diffusion region...
Solid-state image sensor and imaging system
At least one exemplary embodiment is directed to a solid state image sensor including at least one antireflective layer and/or non rectangular shaped wiring...
Image pickup element, image pickup apparatus, and image pickup system
An image pickup element includes a first pixel, a second pixel, and a third pixel that share one microlens, a first boundary that is provided between the first...
Detecting apparatus and detecting system
A detecting apparatus formed on a substrate, includes a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix, and a signal line electrically connected to the pixels. Each...
Sputtering apparatus and sputtering method
An objective of the present invention is to provide a sputtering apparatus capable of obtaining an adequate film thickness distribution on a substrate surface...
Display control apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage
A display control apparatus performs, when an image is switched to another image while remaining enlarged, display not giving an uncomfortable feeling to a...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method for performing tone
correction of an output image
An image processing apparatus comprises a region discrimination unit configured to discriminate object regions included in an image; a first calculation unit...
Image processing apparatus and method for controlling image processing
An image processing apparatus includes an image processing unit configured to perform image processing, a storage unit configured to be capable of storing an...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and medium
An image processing apparatus that extracts colors of patches from a photographed image data of a chart image is provided. The image processing apparatus...
Information processing apparatus that saves data in main storage device
and control method therefor, and...
An information processing apparatus that can flexibly change an amount of data to be saved. A determining unit determines, at a time when the information...
Communicating apparatus, communication method, and storage medium storing
A communicating apparatus receives a request command which requires a response, and determines whether the communication mode of a partner apparatus...
Power supply control technique for an image forming apparatus, management
apparatus, and method for controlling...
In an image forming apparatus, a shutdown request unit controls the image forming apparatus to perform shutdown at shutdown execution date and time included in...
Printing system, method for controlling the printing system, and program
A control method for controlling a printing system that includes selectively executing an inline job and an offline job, where the inline job is for executing...
Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and
An information processing apparatus having a display unit and an input device capable of detecting a plurality of designated points designated on a screen, and...
Image forming apparatus including rotatable cartridge supporting member
When an operation member is moved in a state in which a cartridge is mounted to an apparatus main body of an image forming apparatus, a cartridge supporting...
Image forming apparatus
Provided is an image forming apparatus, including first and second drive portions respectively transmitting a drive force to first and second photosensitive...
Apparatus and measurement method based on incident positions of emitted
There is provided with an apparatus. A measurement unit emits light to an image carrier conveying a toner image and measures an incident position of the light...
Image forming apparatus executing a start-up process of a fixing portion,
when a detecting portion detects the...
An image forming apparatus includes: a recording material accommodating portion configured to accommodate a recording material; an image forming portion...
Charging member, process cartridge and electrophotographic apparatus
A charging member including an electro-conductive substrate, an electro-conductive elastic layer, and an electro-conductive surface layer, wherein the elastic...
Resist pattern calculation method and calculation program storage medium
A recording medium stores a program for causing a computer to execute a method of calculating a resist pattern. The method includes: a first step of calculating...
Mass spectrometry method for a polypeptide including a cysteine residue
The problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide a method for treating a polypeptide including a cysteine residue for enhancing the sensitivity...
Measurement apparatus, information obtaining apparatus, and measurement
A measurement apparatus includes a terahertz wave generating unit configured to generate a terahertz wave in response to incidence of pump light thereon; a...
Analog-to-digital conversion circuit, imaging apparatus and imaging system
An analog-to-digital conversion circuit includes: a plurality of comparators comparing an analog signal with a reference signal; a counter generating a count...
Signal processing apparatus
Provided is a signal processing apparatus including: a transducer that performs scanning through the interior of an object and acquires received waveform data...
Detection of neighboring variants
The present invention relates to methods, kits, probes, and systems for distinguishing between nucleotide variants that are close in proximity on a gene. The...
Method of purifying nanodiamond powder and purified nanodiamond powder
A method of purifying a nanodiamond powder includes preparing the nanodiamond powder, heating the nanodiamond powder at between 450.degree. C. and 470.degree....
Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
Provided is a sheet conveying apparatus including: a pair of rollers which includes an upper roller and a lower roller and conveys a sheet in a nipping manner;...
Ink jet printing apparatus and method for controlling the same
There is provided an ink jet printing apparatus that does not give poor usability to users and a method for controlling the same. To achieve this, in recovery...
Liquid ejection cartridge and liquid ejection apparatus
A liquid ejection head includes a liquid ejection section including an element substrate having ejection ports for ejecting liquid and an electrical wiring...
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...
Method, device, computer program and information storage means for
optimising access to a wireless medium in a...
The invention comprises adjustment of back-off timers to provide consistency of timing in a group of collaborating nodes. The invention facilitates optimizing...
Information processing apparatus and control method thereof
An information processing apparatus which communicates with an image capturing apparatus and reproduces video data obtained by the image capturing apparatus,...
Method and device for determining slice boundaries based on multiple video
A method of encoding an image of a video sequence, the image being represented by a plurality of coding units, the encoding comprising at least two different...
Image coding apparatus, image coding method, and program, and image
decoding apparatus, image decoding method,...
An image coding method for an image coding apparatus configured to divide an image into divisional blocks of a plurality of sizes and to perform coding on the...
Imaging apparatus, method for controlling imaging apparatus, and system
An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit having a predetermined pixel array, and a generation unit configured to generate a test video signal for...
Radiation image capturing apparatus and method of driving the same
A radiation image capturing apparatus, comprising a sensor configured to monitor an irradiating dose of radiation, a switch configured output a sensor signal...
Solid-state imaging apparatus with plural column circuits arranged
separately in upper and lower positions and...
A solid-state imaging apparatus of this invention includes a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix and configured to generate signals by photoelectric...
Solid-state image sensor
A solid-state image sensor comprising a pixel array in which a plurality of pixels are arrayed in a matrix having a plurality of rows and a plurality of...
Photoelectric conversion device and image-pickup apparatus
In a photoelectric conversion device, groups of unit pixels are arranged in a well, where each of the unit pixels includes photoelectric conversion elements, an...
Solid-state image sensor and image pickup apparatus including the same
A solid-state image sensor includes pixels each including first and second photoelectric conversion portions provided in a substrate, the second photoelectric...
Image processing apparatus capable of generating composite video image,
control method therefor, and storage...
An image processing apparatus capable of obtaining a sufficient HDR effect while keeping smoothness of an appearance of a video image in an HDR composition...
Optical device capable of selecting focus detection point, method of
controlling the same, and storage medium
An optical device capable of selecting a focus detection point from a plurality of focus detection points for focus detection, such that the selection is...
Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, control method, and
An image processing apparatus obtains an image signal, which is captured by an image capturing apparatus, and in which respective pixels correspond to light...
Communication apparatus, control method therefor, and program
A control method for a communication apparatus includes communicating with an external device using a communication application including a first program for...
Focus detecting apparatus, lens apparatus including the same, image pickup
apparatus, and method of detecting...
A focus detector, which detects a defocus amount from a displacement amount between images formed by a pair of light beams split from an image pickup system so...
Image pickup apparatus, image pickup system, signal processing apparatus,
and non-transitory computer-readable...
An image pickup apparatus includes an image pickup element including a plurality of focus detection pixels configured to generate a pair of image signals based...