Canon patents granted on 09 February 2016

82 US patents granted on 09 February 2016 and assigned to Canon

1 9,258,884 Suppression of current component using EBG structure
2 9,258,836 Information processing apparatus, control method therefor, and recording medium
3 9,258,650 Capacitive electromechanical transducer
4 9,258,622 Method of accessing a spatio-temporal part of a video sequence of images
5 9,258,540 Imaging apparatus
6 9,258,530 Method for accessing a spatio-temporal part of a compressed video sequence using decomposed access request
7 9,258,505 Imaging apparatus, imaging system, method for driving imaging apparatus, and method for driving imaging system
8 9,258,504 Semiconductor device, method of controlling the same, and camera based on reference comparison
9 9,258,499 Solid-state image pickup apparatus, image pickup system, and driving method of the solid-state image pickup apparatus for converting analog signal into digital signal
10 9,258,492 Image processing apparatus, image pickup apparatus including image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium in which program is stored for acquiring and processing images taken at different focus positions
11 9,258,484 Image pickup apparatus and control method for same
12 9,258,482 Facial expression recognition apparatus, image sensing apparatus, facial expression recognition method, and computer-readable storage medium
13 9,258,481 Object area tracking apparatus, control method, and program of the same
14 9,258,475 Wireless imaging system, method of controlling wireless imaging system, wireless communication apparatus, and storage medium
15 9,258,472 Control apparatus, control system, command transmission method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
16 9,258,471 Image pickup apparatus, information distributing apparatus, information transmission method, information distribution method, and computer-readable storage medium storing control program therefor
17 9,258,457 Gamma correction table generation method or image processing method using gamma correction table and control method thereof
18 9,258,447 Imaging forming apparatus, control method of image forming apparatus, and recording medium
19 9,258,439 Image processing apparatus and system, and methods of controlling these, and storage medium
20 9,258,437 Printing system, control method, and computer-readable medium for controlling printing of data stored in a print server
21 9,258,391 Processing method and apparatus
22 9,258,381 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and storage medium storing program
23 9,258,347 Encoding of a video frame for transmission to a plurality of clients
24 9,258,330 Image processing apparatus that operates according to security policies, control method therefor, and storage medium
25 9,258,016 Method and apparatus for controlling the decoding of codewords received by a linear block code pipelined decoder from an input buffer
26 9,257,921 Lithography apparatus and method of manufacturing article
27 9,257,479 Solid state image pickup device and manufacturing method therefor
28 9,257,472 Solid-state imaging device, camera, and design method for solid-state imaging device
29 9,257,460 Image capturing apparatus and control method therefor
30 9,257,459 Image pickup apparatus with pixels that include an amplifier and method for driving the same
31 9,257,262 Lithography apparatus, lithography method, and method of manufacturing article
32 9,257,254 Transmissive target, X-ray generating tube including transmissive target, X-ray generating apparatus, and radiography system
33 9,257,114 Electronic device, information processing apparatus,and method for controlling the same
34 9,257,075 Liquid crystal display apparatus and method for controlling the same
35 9,256,928 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium capable of determining a region corresponding to local light from an image
36 9,256,913 Information processing apparatus, control method thereof, and program
37 9,256,835 Information processing apparatus enabling discriminator to learn and method thereof
38 9,256,819 Device causing a printing apparatus to execute printing according to a selected print medium attribute
39 9,256,818 Printing apparatus, method, and storage medium for controlling discharge orientation
40 9,256,792 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
41 9,256,616 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
42 9,256,581 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium for storing program
43 9,256,561 Communication control apparatus and method of controlling the same
44 9,256,439 Parallel processing of two-dimensional data, storage of plural data of the processing results in a cache line and transfer of the data to a memory as in the cache line
45 9,256,389 Printing apparatus, control method therefor, and computer-readable medium
46 9,256,231 Device manufacturing apparatus and device manufacturing method
47 9,256,200 Image forming apparatus
48 9,256,197 Electrophotographic image forming apparatus having space regulated detachable cartridge
49 9,256,194 Developer supply container
50 9,256,187 Image forming apparatus using two power supply units to control transfer current
51 9,256,186 Image forming apparatus
52 9,256,184 Belt conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus having an endless belt
53 9,256,183 Image forming apparatus that electrically grounds the sheet cassette upon withdrawal of the sheet cassette
54 9,256,177 Image forming apparatus with a cam configured to change a pressurizing force applied to a rotation member, and a control unit configured to control a motor speed for driving the cam
55 9,256,176 Fixing belt, fixing device, and method for manufacturing fixing belt
56 9,256,174 Endless belt, image heating apparatus and mounting method
57 9,256,166 Image forming apparatus
58 9,256,161 Process cartridge, developing device and image forming apparatus
59 9,256,157 Moving mechanism for a developing device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus that reduces or removes press-contact forces on a developer carrying member
60 9,256,156 Developing assembly, process cartridge, and image-forming apparatus
61 9,256,154 Image forming apparatus with dark current compensation for automatic power control (APC)
62 9,256,153 Charging member, process cartridge and electrophotographic apparatus
63 9,256,152 Image processing apparatus and method having viewing-density priority and color material saving modes
64 9,256,151 Printing apparatus and controlling method
65 9,256,148 Toner
66 9,256,145 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
67 9,256,141 Exposure apparatus, device manufacturing method using same, and gas supply device
68 9,255,879 Method of measuring refractive index distribution, method of manufacturing optical element, and measurement apparatus of refractive index distribution
69 9,254,976 Detection apparatus and image forming apparatus
70 9,254,973 Image forming apparatus
71 9,254,695 Printing apparatus for printing an image on a printing medium and conveyance control method therefor
72 9,254,693 Print control apparatus, print control method, and storage medium
73 9,254,692 Inkjet printing apparatus and inkjet printing method for multi-pass printing with column thinning in which the multi-pass number is not restricted to being a multiple of the column thinning number
74 9,254,661 Liquid ejecting head manufacturing method and liquid ejecting head
75 9,254,660 Process for producing a liquid ejection head
76 9,254,659 Liquid ejection apparatus and liquid ejection head
77 9,254,658 Liquid ejection head and liquid ejection apparatus
78 9,254,649 Liquid ejection head, method for manufacturing liquid ejection head, and liquid ejecting apparatus
79 9,254,608 Imprint apparatus, imprint method, and method of manufacturing article
80 9,254,570 Robot device, robot control method, program, recording medium, and control device
81 9,254,105 X-ray image diagnosis apparatus and control method
82 9,254,083 Light source modulation for a scanning microscope