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Method of manufacturing imaging device
One portion of a first insulator film, which is positioned on a second semiconductor region, and another portion of the first insulator film, which is...
Solid-state image pickup device
A solid-state image pickup device includes a plurality of pixels each including a photoelectric conversion section that generates an electric charge in...
Solid-state image capturing apparatus, method of manufacturing the same,
A solid-state image capturing apparatus, comprising a semiconductor substrate including a first region of a first conductivity type, charge accumulation regions...
Detecting device, detector, and imaging apparatus using the same
A detecting device which detects electromagnetic waves includes an antennal configured to receive electromagnetic waves, and a plurality of semiconductor...
Semiconductor device manufacturing method and resist pattern forming
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device comprising, forming a first photoresist pattern by exposing and then developing a first photoresist film...
Solid-state image sensor, method of manufacturing the same and camera
An image sensor includes a semiconductor layer having first and second faces, and a wiring structure arranged on a side of the first face, wherein photoelectric...
Image output apparatus, control method therefor, image display apparatus,
control method therefor, and storage...
Disclosed is an image output apparatus that outputs a plurality of image data to one or a plurality of image display apparatuses capable of controlling amounts...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
An information processing apparatus configured to estimate a position and orientation of a measuring object using an imaging apparatus includes an approximate...
Image processing apparatus for processing a tomogram of an eye to be
examined, image processing method, and...
An image processing apparatus comprising, boundary extraction means for detecting boundaries of retina layers from a tomogram of an eye to be examined, exudate...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
An information processing apparatus has a decomposition unit that decomposes an image into multiple frequency component images, a reduction unit that reduces...
Medical decision making support apparatus and control method for the same
A medical decision making support apparatus performs the inference processing of obtaining an inference result by performing inference processing associated...
Image processing method using sparse coding, and non-transitory
computer-readable storage medium storing image...
The method produces, from a first image, a second image with sparse coding. The method produces, from the first image, a processing intermediate image having a...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
for laying out images
An image group including at least one image is acquired, a layout candidate is created, by laying out images included in an acquired image group, and the...
Selectively printing portions of a web page based on user selection
To reduce the workload involved in rearranging and printing a Web page in a desired layout, style sheets for realizing desired print layouts are saved in...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and
storage medium storing program
When performing image processing on a designated image by the function of the application, image data of the designated image is obtained in a second layer...
Coordinate input apparatus, method thereof, and storage medium
A coordinate input apparatus which detects a position pointed in a region surrounded by at least four sensor units, based on detection outputs from two sensor...
Method and system for ensuring a residual battery capacity reaching a
predetermined value before transitioning...
An electronic apparatus that is capable of preventing overcharge and overdischarge of a battery. The electronic apparatus is operatable in a normal mode and a...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and control method of semiconductor
A semiconductor integrated circuit provided with a processing unit that repeats a processing state and a standby state, comprises an obtaining unit configured...
Sheet containing apparatus having a containing portion with lock mechanism
and an image forming apparatus...
An image forming apparatus which includes: a containing portion configured to contain a sheet on which an image is to be formed; a pair of guide rails facing in...
Apparatus including movably provided cover
An apparatus includes a cover including a protrusion and provided to be movable, and an abutment unit provided to be capable of abutting the protrusion and...
Interlock mechanism in image forming apparatus and electrical device
An opening and closing portion is opened and closed. A switch is turned off when a voltage applied to a drive terminal is smaller than a first voltage and to be...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a speed reduction device including a first gear and a second gear meshing each other. A ratio between teeth of the first...
Calculation method of toner consumption amount for use in image forming
An edge counter counts the number of edges satisfying a predetermined condition to provide an edge count. A pixel counter counts the number of pixels satisfying...
Image forming apparatus including correction unit that corrects tone
An image forming apparatus includes: a forming unit configured to form an image on an image carrier; a holding unit configured to hold a reference table and a...
Image forming apparatus, control method for the same, and storage medium
storing program therein
An application amount of developer on a printing medium on which a page that is to be processed has been formed is obtained based on image data that includes a...
Fixing device controlling frequency of AC current caused to flow through
helical coil causing electroconductive...
A fixing device includes: a rotatable member; a helical coil; a magnetic core; and a controller for controlling the frequency of an AC current caused to flow...
Image heating apparatus
An image heating apparatus includes: a rotatable member; and a first heater and a second heater, for heating the rotatable member. The ratio of the...
Electrophotographic image forming fixing member, method for manufacturing
said fixing member, and...
A fixing member includes a substrate and an elastic layer on the substrate. The elastic layer comprises a cured product of a silicone rubber composition...
A development device including a plurality of development sleeves and conducting development sleeve end portion seal using magnet members, a second magnetic...
A developing device includes a developing container for accommodating a developer, a feeding member, including a blade for feeding the developer, and a...
Image forming apparatus for forming an image to change the potential of a
A first mode in which a toner image is formed on a surface of a photoconductor by forming an electrostatic latent image with exposure means and a second mode in...
Toner and two-component developer
Provided are a toner and a two-component developer each of which: shows a small fluctuation in charge quantity and a small fluctuation in image density even...
Method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, and
emulsion for a charge transporting layer
A method of producing an electrophotographic photosensitive member includes: preparing a solution including a charge transporting substance, and at least one...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member and manufacturing method
therefor, process cartridge and...
Provided is an electrophotographic photosensitive member, including a photosensitive layer that includes a phthalocyanine crystal in which a compound...
Illumination optical system and image projection apparatus
An illumination optical system is capable of changing a light beam diameter in one of first and second cross sections orthogonal to each other that include an...
Image stabilizing apparatus that corrects image blur caused by hand shake,
lens barrel, and optical apparatus
An image stabilizing apparatus includes a fixed member, a shift member that holds an image stabilizing lens and are movable in a plane orthogonal to an optical...
Object information acquisition apparatus, display method, and storage
An object information acquisition apparatus according to the present invention includes a plurality of conversion elements configured to receive waves reflected...
Image information obtaining apparatus and control method for same
An image information obtaining apparatus having: a light source; a transducer which detects an acoustic wave and converts the acoustic wave to an electrical...
Position detecting apparatus, and lens apparatus and image pickup
apparatus including the position detecting...
A position detector, includes: a scale having pattern arrays formed in different cycles in a movement direction an obtaining unit which obtains signals in...
Position measuring apparatus, pattern transfer apparatus, and method for
manufacturing a device
A position measuring apparatus configured to measure a position of an measured object using a plate-like scale including a grating pattern, includes a...
Sheet stacking device, sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
A sheet stacking device includes a base member and a sheet stacking portion on which a sheet is stacked. The sheet stacking portion is supported by the base...
Printing apparatus and printing method
Printed products can be efficiently sorted into non-defective ones and defective ones even when a discharge failure occurs during the printing operation. Two...
Ink jet recording apparatus and ink jet recording system using pixel
An ink jet recording apparatus that executes ink jet recording based on multi-pass recording and that achieves a high glossiness and a low granularity is...
Mounted apparatus and system
A mounted apparatus includes a base portion and a caster provided to the base portion. The caster moves along an installation surface, whereby the mounted...
Ink tank and printing apparatus
A light emitting portion of an ink tank emits light after a delay time in accordance with a mounting speed of the ink tank has elapsed after connecting second...
Recording head for ink jet recording, ink jet recording apparatus, and ink
jet recording method
An ink jet recording head, includes a nozzle array of nozzle flow paths; ink ejection orifices communicating with the nozzle flow paths; heaters in the nozzle...
Radiographic imaging apparatus and control method therefor
A radiographic imaging apparatus comprising: a radiation detector configured to be detachable with respect to a patient platform and detect radiation...
Photoacoustic imaging apparatus and photoacoustic imaging method
A photoacoustic imaging apparatus includes holding members configured to hold a subject, an acoustic wave conversion unit configured to receive an acoustic wave...
Communication apparatus, control method for the same and non-transitory
computer-readable storage medium
The present invention provides a technique that, in the case where a first radio communication unit has acquired device information, and the execution of a...
Image forming apparatus that performs user authentication by wireless
communication, method of controlling the...
An image forming apparatus capable of returning from the power saving state and performing user authentication by one action of holding an authentication card...