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Forming a liquid ejection head with through holes and a depression
A method of manufacturing a substrate of a liquid ejection head including: forming a plurality of recesses in a silicon wafer; etching the silicon wafer with...
Electronic device manufacturing method and sputtering method
An electronic device manufacturing method includes a first step of moving a substrate holder close to a first shield member and locating a first projecting...
Display apparatus and control method thereof
A display apparatus according to the present invention includes: a backlight; a displaying unit configured to display an image on a screen by allowing the light...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method for
associating an image with related...
An association degree evaluation unit acquires pieces of position information of an image sensing apparatus at respective times within an adjacent time range to...
Image recognizing apparatus and method
An image recognizing apparatus comprises: an extracting unit extracting a partial feature quantity from an object in each of a registration image and an input...
Display apparatus and method of controlling the same
A display apparatus includes an image input unit capable of inputting an image in a first format in which a first resolution in a first direction is higher than...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
An information processing apparatus and method composites and displays a map image at a designated scale and an object associated with the map image at the...
Image forming apparatus and power saving controlling method for the same
An image processing apparatus is connected to an image forming apparatus that operates at least in a standby state and in a power saving state requiring less...
Printing apparatus, control method, and non-transitory storage medium
A printing apparatus comprising: a conveying unit; a printing unit; a cutting unit; a control unit configured to, in a case in which a marginless image is to be...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus acquires a read image which has been obtained by reading one or a plurality of originals by a reading apparatus and includes an...
Method and server device for exchanging information items with a plurality
of client entities
The invention concerns a method of exchanging information items, e.g. HTTP headers, between a server device and a plurality of clients, and also concerns such a...
File management apparatus, file management method, and program
A file management apparatus updates areas to be updated when a file operation is performed by collectively writing out buffer caches into a storage device for...
Apparatus, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
This invention provides an apparatus use environment with higher flexibility and convenience. To achieve this, in a program including the first program layer...
Printing system with printing apparatus and printing control apparatus for
registering and managing sheet...
A printing system includes a printing control apparatus and a printing apparatus. The printing control apparatus stores, in association with a sheet holding...
Printing system, printing assistance apparatus and method
An angle of rotation of a sheet is determined so as to match a processing area that is processed in a processing step defined by specification information with...
Image forming apparatus with separate support members for removable
An image forming apparatus, including: a plurality of image forming portions configured to form different color images; a first support member movable with...
Image forming apparatus for automatically releasing pressure applied to a
fixing nip portion
An image forming apparatus according to the present invention can switch a fixing nip portion between a pressurized state and a pressure released state by...
A fixing apparatus for fixing an image on a recording material includes a cylindrical film, a heater configured to heat the film, the heater contacting an inner...
Image forming apparatus having heat generating member into which an
alternating-current waveform corresponding...
Depending on an output impedance of a commercial AC power supply calculated by an output impedance calculating unit, a control unit controls the supply of power...
Developer container, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A contacting portion of a shutter appears in front of a container opening to be at a position where the contacting portion contacts with a sealing member...
Developer supply cartridge shutter opening projection that moves in two
A developer container includes an accommodating portion accommodating developer and is provided with an opening, a shutter member for opening and closing the...
Developer accommodating unit, process cartridge and electrophotographic
image forming apparatus
A developer accommodating unit includes: a container, provided with an opening for permitting discharge of a developer, for accommodating the developer; a...
Compound having azo skeleton and pigment dispersant, pigment composition,
pigment dispersion, and toner...
To provide an azo compound which improves the dispersibility of an azo pigment in a non-water soluble solvent. The purpose is achieved by an azo compound having...
The present invention provides a magnetic toner that is excellent in low temperature fixability and that is also excellent in developability, suppression of...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and
A conductive layer of an electrophotographic photosensitive member contains a first metal oxide particle, a second metal oxide particle, and a binder material....
Lens driving apparatus, lens barrel and optical apparatus
The lens driving apparatus includes a lens holding member that holds lens; a rack provided in the lens holding member transmits a motor driving force to the...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
Provided is a zoom lens, including, in order from an object side to an image side: a positive first lens unit; a negative second lens unit; a positive third...
Image capturing apparatus
The image capturing apparatus includes an optical low-pass filter configured to separate one incident ray into multiple rays to form multiple point images, and...
Position detecting apparatus, and lens apparatus and optical operating
apparatus including the position...
A position detecting apparatus includes: a scale having pattern arrays having different cycles of a mover, a sensor detecting phase signals having different...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus using the same
A zoom lens includes, in order from the object side to the image side, a positive first lens unit, a negative second lens unit, a positive third lens unit, and...
Color filter array, solid-state image sensor, and imaging device
A color filter array includes a plurality of color filters having different center frequencies and each formed of static metal structures and an insulator, a...
Radiographic image capturing apparatus and control method thereof
A radiographic image capturing apparatus, comprising a plurality of sensors arrayed on a substrate, a driving unit, a detection unit and a control unit, wherein...
Radiation imaging apparatus and radiation imaging system
A radiation imaging apparatus includes a pixel array having pixels including conversion elements and switching elements, a bias line for supplying a bias...
Encoder and apparatus using encoder
The encoder includes a scale provided with first and second periodic patterns, a sensor movable relatively with respect to the scale and including a detection...
Printing method and apparatus for performing conveyance control using
marks in non-image areas
Both highly reliable detection of a mark and suppression of a sheet consumption amount can be achieved when a continuous sheet is cut on an image basis after a...
Inkjet printing apparatus and inkjet printing method
An inkjet printing apparatus and an inkjet printing method capable of suppressing generation of bronze phenomenon regardless of the color gamut are provided....
Liquid ejection apparatus
A liquid ejection apparatus is provided which serves to simplify a configuration for collection of mist and to suppress the adverse effect, on landing accuracy...
Liquid ejection head
A liquid ejection head includes a plurality of ejection members, each having an ejection port for ejecting liquid and a liquid chamber for supplying liquid to...
Control apparatus and control method for controlling forming apparatus
which forms concavo-convex structure
A control apparatus configured to control a forming apparatus which forms concavo-convex structure by ejecting ink obtains concavo-convex data indicating the...
An imaging system comprises: a plurality of pixels each for converting light, converted from radiation by a conversion unit, into an electrical signal; an...
An ophthalmologic apparatus includes an aberration measuring unit configured to measure wavefront aberration of returning light, and a reflective optical...
Imaging method and imaging apparatus
To promptly take a high quality image of an object to be inspected, provided is an imaging method for taking an image of the object to be inspected by...
Ophthalmologic apparatus and control method for the same
A fundus imaging apparatus for acquiring a fundus image; and a measurement unit that extracts a characteristic image of a fundus image from a first fundus image...
Communication apparatus and control method thereof
A communication apparatus searches for an external apparatus prior to connecting to a wireless network, determines a service provided by the searched external...
Data decoding device and process operating depending on selected modes
A data decoding device is provided that can decode, at high speed and with low cost, image data encoded at a high compression rate. Provided are an input unit...
Information processing apparatus and method
An information processing apparatus includes a model storing unit configured to store a three-dimensional form model for acquiring the position and posture of a...
Image processing device that performs white balance control, method of
controlling the same, and image pickup...
An image processing device capable of stably performing white balance control. A first WB correction value is calculated according to an infrared light amount...
Video transmission apparatus and control method for video transmission
Waiting-for-transmission fragments that cannot be transmitted by a transmission unit due to the interruption of transmission by the transmission unit are...
Photoelectric conversion device and imaging system
A photoelectric conversion device includes a plurality of pixels arranged in a plurality of columns, a plurality of comparators provided correspondingly to the...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus that processes image data output from an image sensing device including a plurality of pixels, comprises: a storage unit that...