Canon patents granted on 10 March 2015

82 US patents granted on 10 March 2015 and assigned to Canon

1 8,977,957 Image processing apparatus for displaying a preview image including first and second objects analyzed with different degrees of analysis precision and method of controlling the apparatus
2 8,977,946 Presentation apparatus and presentation control method
3 8,977,872 Information processing apparatus having power saving mode, and control method and storage medium therefor
4 8,977,395 Robot control apparatus, robot control method, program, and recording medium
5 8,977,337 Photoacoustic diagnostic apparatus
6 8,977,176 Fixing apparatus provided with cleaning unit using cleaning fabric
7 8,977,173 Fixing apparatus having cover member and image forming apparatus
8 8,977,172 Fixing apparatus having an air blowing mechanism
9 8,977,171 Image forming apparatus
10 8,977,167 Image forming apparatus
11 8,977,157 Switching power supply
12 8,977,155 Image forming apparatus
13 8,977,152 Image forming apparatus having developer stirring control
14 8,977,149 Image forming apparatus
15 8,977,147 Image forming apparatus capable of computing power consumption thereof, and control method and storage medium therefor
16 8,977,144 Image forming apparatus and sheet conveying method
17 8,977,143 Image forming apparatus which performs calibration for maintaining image quality
18 8,977,041 Systems and methods for creating a visual vocabulary
19 8,977,000 Object detection system and method therefor
20 8,976,966 Information processor, information processing method and system
21 8,976,772 Wireless communication apparatus and control method therefor
22 8,976,545 Current resonance power supply for detecting overcurrent based on an output from a current compensation unit
23 8,976,433 Apparatus and method for irradiating a scattering medium
24 8,976,430 Document reader
25 8,976,419 Image forming apparatus, control method and storage medium for designating image formation on a sheet
26 8,976,418 Image processing apparatus for determining a X coordinate value of an edge on a current scan line from among a plurality of X coordinate values
27 8,976,416 Image processing apparatus and method thereof
28 8,976,411 Image processing in correspondence with each pixel of an image
29 8,976,408 Apparatus, method, and computer-readable storage medium for maintaining reproducibility of lines or characters of image
30 8,976,406 Print control apparatus, control method, and storage medium where program is stored for printing image data on sheet, controlling a binding process for binding a plurality of sheets without staple, and adjusting the printing area of the image data to be printed when performing of the binding process
31 8,976,405 Printing apparatus and control method therefor
32 8,976,402 Method of controlling communication system
33 8,976,398 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
34 8,976,394 Printing system and control method using first and second user interfaces
35 8,976,392 Information processing apparatus having hot folders, method of controlling the same, and non-transitory computer-readable medium
36 8,976,391 Information processing device and information processing method for determining a closest image forming device
37 8,976,390 Image processing apparatus having storage unit that stores setting values, and control method and storage medium therefor
38 8,976,389 Printing apparatus for transmitting information printing method thereof, and storage medium
39 8,976,385 Print control apparatus, print control method, and recording medium for arranging print elements to be printed over an area of a print medium
40 8,976,382 Apparatus for managing output of encoded image-added document, control method thereof, and storage medium
41 8,976,381 Printing apparatus, method for controlling printing apparatus, and storage medium
42 8,976,380 Image forming apparatus that shifts to different power state, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
43 8,976,377 Image forming apparatus, control method of image forming apparatus, and computer-readable recording medium
44 8,976,374 Peripheral device control system and method
45 8,976,370 Measuring apparatus, imprint system, measuring method, and device manufacturing method
46 8,976,361 Reflection characteristic measuring apparatus
47 8,976,337 Method of measuring mark position and measuring apparatus
48 8,976,282 Solid-state image sensor, method of manufacturing the same and camera
49 8,976,276 Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, and image processing method
50 8,976,274 Apparatus and method for image pickup and correction
51 8,976,271 Optical system and image pickup apparatus
52 8,976,268 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for performing image synthesis
53 8,976,260 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
54 8,976,228 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus equipped with same
55 8,976,213 Image forming apparatus and control method thereof
56 8,976,047 Electronic apparatus that detects different kinds of operations on rotational operation member
57 8,975,676 Image pickup device and camera
58 8,975,589 Scintillator, radiation detection apparatus, and manufacturing method thereof
59 8,975,569 Solid-state imaging device, driving method thereof, and solid-state imaging system to perform difference processing using effective and reference pixels
60 8,975,097 Method of manufacturing liquid discharge head
61 8,975,003 Photosensitive negative resin composition
62 8,975,000 Method of producing polymerized toner, method of producing binder resin for toner, and toner
63 8,974,994 Magnetic carrier, two-component developer, and developer for replenishment
64 8,974,991 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing phthalocyanine crystal, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, electrophotographic apparatus, and phthalocyanine crystal
65 8,974,923 Organic compound and organic light-emitting device having the same
66 8,974,830 Particles and contrast agent including the same for optical imaging
67 8,974,729 Anti-thermally-expansive resin and anti-thermally-expansive metal
68 8,974,718 Method for producing structure and method for producing liquid discharge head
69 8,974,708 Coloring matter compound, ink, resist composition for color filter, and heat-sensitive transfer recording sheet
70 8,974,648 Reactive sputtering method and reactive sputtering apparatus
71 8,974,223 Injection foaming mold, method of producing foamed plastic product, and foamed plastic product
72 8,974,129 Barrier device, lens barrel, and imaging apparatus including same
73 8,974,088 Light-emitting apparatus capable of moving between retracted position and light-emitting position, image pickup apparatus having the light-emitting apparatus
74 8,974,033 Printing control apparatus and printing control method
75 8,974,027 Printing apparatus and printing position adjusting method thereof
76 8,974,021 Printing apparatus and processing method thereof
77 8,973,920 Conveying apparatus and recording apparatus
78 8,973,919 Double-feed detection apparatus and image forming apparatus
79 8,973,918 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
80 8,973,912 Printing control apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium
81 8,973,498 Recording apparatus
82 8,973,495 Imprint apparatus, imprint method, and article manufacturing method