Canon patents granted on 06 August 2013

76 US patents granted on 06 August 2013 and assigned to Canon

1 8,505,082 Information processing system and processing method thereof
2 8,504,781 Methods and systems for inter-processor communication under a multiprocessor environment
3 8,504,141 Optical tomographic image generating apparatus and optical tomographic image generating method
4 8,503,933 Communication apparatus, communication system, and method for setting communication parameters of the communication apparatus
5 8,503,918 Image heating apparatus
6 8,503,916 Developing roller, process cartridge, and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
7 8,503,911 Charging member and method of producing the member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic image-forming apparatus
8 8,503,906 Process cartridge and assembling, disassembling remanufacturing method therefor
9 8,503,899 Image forming apparatus, control method, and control program
10 8,503,873 Photoelectric conversion device and camera system
11 8,503,856 Imaging apparatus and control method for the same, shooting control apparatus, and shooting control method
12 8,503,855 Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and program
13 8,503,854 Playback apparatus and method of controlling the same
14 8,503,831 Image distribution apparatus and image distribution method
15 8,503,781 Finding text regions from coloured image independent of colours
16 8,503,779 Method, apparatus, and medium used in processing an image in a unit of a generated band area, the height of which is determined based on a transfer amount and transfer unit image date
17 8,503,775 Image processing method and image processing apparatus
18 8,503,773 Glyph selection and electronic document generation
19 8,503,723 Histogram-based object tracking apparatus and method
20 8,503,607 X-ray imaging apparatus and control method therefor
21 8,503,444 Transmission device, transmission method, and program for the same
22 8,503,410 Communication apparatus and method of controlling same
23 8,503,197 Power supply apparatus and image forming apparatus
24 8,503,104 Motor having small size and high output, and light amount adjustment device equipped with the motor
25 8,503,101 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus equipped with zoom lens
26 8,503,095 Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus including the same
27 8,503,050 Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
28 8,503,049 Document reading apparatus
29 8,503,031 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
30 8,503,026 Printing apparatus and printing control method
31 8,503,024 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
32 8,503,021 Receiving error screen from image processing apparatus and from external server
33 8,503,020 Document management system, document management method, and storage medium
34 8,503,017 Image forming apparatus, control method for the same, and storage medium
35 8,503,013 Image forming apparatus
36 8,503,011 Printing control apparatus, printing control method, and storage medium for use in printing using a hot folder
37 8,503,004 Appending restriction information to a job before transmission
38 8,503,003 Error notification method and apparatus
39 8,503,000 Work processing apparatus receiving a process job from an order management apparatus controlling an order from an orderer
40 8,502,986 Lightwave interference measurement apparatus that calculates absolute distance using lightwave interference
41 8,502,962 Computer readable storage medium including effective light source calculation program, and exposure method
42 8,502,961 Exposure method, exposure apparatus, and method of manufacturing device
43 8,502,959 Exposure apparatus and device fabrication method
44 8,502,958 Positioning device, lithographic apparatus using same, and device manufacturing method
45 8,502,913 Video processing apparatus and video processing method
46 8,502,912 Focusing apparatus and method for controlling the same
47 8,502,888 Image data management apparatus and method, image data search apparatus and method, and recording medium
48 8,502,887 Image processing apparatus and method
49 8,502,874 Image recording apparatus and control method
50 8,502,851 Optical scanning apparatus and technique for correcting optical characteristics in an image forming apparatus that employs an electrostatic recording method or an electrophotographic recording method
51 8,502,841 Image display apparatus and method for controlling image display apparatus
52 8,502,830 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
53 8,502,222 Amorphous oxide semiconductor, semiconductor device, thin film transistor and display device
54 8,502,217 Oxide semiconductor device including insulating layer and display apparatus using the same
55 8,501,520 Manufacturing method for a solid-state image sensor
56 8,501,377 Magnetic toner
57 8,501,325 Charging member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
58 8,501,312 Charging member
59 8,501,270 Optical transparent member and optical system using the same
60 8,500,505 Method of manufacturing an organic electroluminescence display device
61 8,500,381 Dividing print data for processing for bookbinding
62 8,500,343 Imaging apparatus
63 8,500,280 Optical imaging apparatus and method for imaging an optical image
64 8,500,269 Image forming method and image forming apparatus for forming an image on an intermediate transfer medium
65 8,500,265 Ink jet ink, ink set, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge, recording unit and ink jet recording apparatus
66 8,500,263 Inkjet printing method and inkjet printing apparatus
67 8,500,252 Liquid ejection head and method of manufacturing the same
68 8,500,250 Liquid discharge head and method for manufacturing the same
69 8,500,233 Liquid ejection head having a light receiving element and a method of inspecting liquid ejection head
70 8,500,228 Inkjet printing apparatus with ink ejection control based on ink temperature
71 8,500,227 Printing apparatus to control a printing unit
72 8,500,122 Sheet conveying apparatus, sheet processing apparatus, and image forming apparatus
73 8,500,118 Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus
74 8,500,117 Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus with locking portion provided in the cassette body
75 8,500,114 Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus
76 8,499,453 Method of manufacturing liquid discharge head, and method of manufacturing discharge port member