Canon patents granted on 03 October 2006

44 US patents granted on 03 October 2006 and assigned to Canon

1 D529,542 Toner bottle
2 7,117,226 Method and device for seeking images based on the content taking into account the content of regions of interest
3 7,117,157 Processing apparatus for determining which person in a group is speaking
4 7,117,023 Apparatus with communication function, method of controlling apparatus, and storage medium storing program for controlling apparatus
5 7,116,931 Toner supply container and image forming apparatus
6 7,116,929 Developer supply container including plate-like member which can be easily and solidly fixed to interior of the container
7 7,116,925 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
8 7,116,922 Charging apparatus
9 7,116,903 Camera with automatic focusing device
10 7,116,826 Embedding with error-correction encoding
11 7,116,645 Method and device for communication on a network
12 7,116,502 Optical apparatus
13 7,116,501 Optical element holder, exposure apparatus, and device fabricating method
14 7,116,500 Optical element holding system, barrel, exposure apparatus, and device manufacturing method
15 7,116,497 Retrofocus type optical system
16 7,116,492 Imaging apparatus
17 7,116,478 Polarization beam splitter and optical system using the same, and image displaying apparatus, using the same
18 7,116,477 Stereoscopic image display apparatus and stereoscopic image display system
19 7,116,473 Optical element with antireflection film
20 7,116,445 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
21 7,116,441 Signal processing apparatus image processing apparatus and their methods
22 7,116,434 Controlling a cluster operation
23 7,116,432 Power control for a printing unit with a maintenance function
24 7,116,397 Exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
25 7,116,395 Liquid immersion type exposure apparatus
26 7,116,367 Solid-state image pickup apparatus having a reset transistor controlled by an output line
27 7,116,357 Camera monitoring system
28 7,116,338 Color information processing apparatus and method
29 7,116,319 Image forming apparatus and radiation detection system
30 7,116,284 Control apparatus of virtual common space using communication line
31 7,116,033 Control apparatus and program
32 7,115,975 Semiconductor device, process of producing semiconductor device, and ink jet recording head
33 7,115,898 Organic semiconductor device, RF modulation circuit, and IC card
34 7,115,487 Crystalline thin film and process for production thereof, element employing crystalline thin film, circuit employing element, and device employing element or circuit
35 7,115,432 Base pattern forming material for electrode and wiring material absorption, electrode and wiring forming method, and method of manufacturing image forming apparatus
36 7,115,349 Toner
37 7,114,946 Injection mold
38 7,114,867 Both-side recording apparatus
39 7,114,848 Environment sensor
40 7,114,812 Illumination optical system and projection display optical system
41 7,114,805 Recording apparatus
42 7,114,800 Ink supply system and ink cartridge
43 7,114,795 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, program, and ink jet printing system
44 7,114,790 Printing apparatus and dot position adjusting method