Canon patents granted on 13 September 2016

85 US patents granted on 13 September 2016 and assigned to Canon

1 9,445,457 Heater and image heating apparatus including the same
2 9,445,436 Method, device, computer program and information storage means for optimising access to a wireless medium in a communication network
3 9,445,142 Information processing apparatus and control method thereof
4 9,445,114 Method and device for determining slice boundaries based on multiple video encoding processes
5 9,445,094 Image coding apparatus, image coding method, and program, and image decoding apparatus, image decoding method, and program, relating to use of an image quality control parameter
6 9,445,085 Imaging apparatus, method for controlling imaging apparatus, and system therefor
7 9,445,030 Radiation image capturing apparatus and method of driving the same
8 9,445,029 Solid-state imaging apparatus with plural column circuits arranged separately in upper and lower positions and driving method therefor
9 9,445,026 Solid-state image sensor
10 9,445,023 Photoelectric conversion device and image-pickup apparatus
11 9,445,019 Solid-state image sensor and image pickup apparatus including the same
12 9,445,009 Image processing apparatus capable of generating composite video image, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor
13 9,445,005 Optical device capable of selecting focus detection point, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
14 9,445,002 Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, control method, and recording medium
15 9,445,000 Communication apparatus, control method therefor, and program
16 9,444,993 Focus detecting apparatus, lens apparatus including the same, image pickup apparatus, and method of detecting defocus amount
17 9,444,989 Image pickup apparatus, image pickup system, signal processing apparatus, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
18 9,444,980 Electronic apparatus and imaging apparatus
19 9,444,974 Printing system for printing patches having different length to measure gradation values
20 9,444,973 Image processing for performing a trapping process of increasing a density of a pixel
21 9,444,972 Image forming and processing apparatus, and method for correcting image data based on an estimated intensity of ghost light
22 9,444,966 Image reading apparatus and image reading method
23 9,444,961 Image forming apparatus, method for controlling image forming apparatus, and program, for reduced power consumption
24 9,444,954 Displaying scanned data in different modes dependent upon scanned data including blank pages
25 9,444,933 Communication apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
26 9,444,783 Communication apparatus and control method thereof
27 9,444,750 Data communication apparatuses for communication with an external apparatus over a network, control methods of the data communication apparatuses and storage mediums
28 9,444,693 Relay device, information processing system, relay device control method, image forming apparatus management method, and storage medium
29 9,444,521 Wireless communication system and method for transitioning between wireless communication and wireless power transfer
30 9,444,385 Control apparatus for vibration type actuator
31 9,443,895 Solid-state image pickup apparatus and image pickup system
32 9,443,891 Solid-state image sensor and imaging device
33 9,443,554 Image processing apparatus and method of controlling the same
34 9,443,287 Image processing method and apparatus using trained dictionary
35 9,443,176 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program for determining suitability of printing content data displayed on a display apparatus
36 9,443,174 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
37 9,443,173 Printing apparatus and control method therefor
38 9,442,900 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
39 9,442,843 Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
40 9,442,779 Information-processing apparatus, information-processing method, and program
41 9,442,682 Image processing apparatus, control method therefor and storage medium
42 9,442,681 Image forming apparatus, method for controlling the same, and system
43 9,442,551 Information processing apparatus, control method for the same and storage medium
44 9,442,458 Image forming apparatus
45 9,442,457 Image forming apparatus with removable process units
46 9,442,454 Image forming apparatus having an image bearing member charged with predetermined polarity and potential
47 9,442,451 Electroconductive member for electrophotography, process cartridge, and electrophotographic image-forming apparatus
48 9,442,450 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
49 9,442,449 Image forming apparatus
50 9,442,443 Roller having core with an elastic layer including tapered portion and fixing apparatus with such roller
51 9,442,440 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
52 9,442,437 Image forming apparatus changing target temperature of heating member or interval between preceding and subsequent recording material in accordance with ratio of toner image area in predetermined region to predetermined region area
53 9,442,430 Transfer member for electrophotography and electrophotographic apparatus
54 9,442,428 Developing apparatus
55 9,442,427 Developing device
56 9,442,425 Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus
57 9,442,419 Developing apparatus, developing method, image forming apparatus, and image forming method
58 9,442,418 Developing device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
59 9,442,417 Developing device, developer regulating process, and image forming device
60 9,442,416 Image-forming apparatus, image-forming method, developing apparatus, and developing method
61 9,442,411 Image forming apparatus
62 9,442,409 Image forming apparatus
63 9,442,408 Member for electrophotography, method for producing the same, and image forming apparatus
64 9,442,401 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, electrophotographic apparatus, and imide compound
65 9,442,399 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, electrophotographic apparatus and phthalocyanine crystal
66 9,442,398 Position detector, lithography apparatus, and device manufacturing method
67 9,442,389 Exposure apparatus and device manufacturing method
68 9,442,370 Imprinting method, imprinting apparatus, and device manufacturing method
69 9,442,348 Imaging device and interchangeable lens arranged to have a reduced amount of magnetic field reaching an image pickup element
70 9,442,345 Camera having a display member
71 9,442,288 Method of assembling and adjusting a multi-beam scanning optical apparatus and method of manufacturing a multi-beam scanning optical apparatus
72 9,442,221 Precursor sol of aluminum oxide, optical member, and method for producing optical member
73 9,442,187 Object information obtaining apparatus, display method, and storage medium
74 9,441,128 Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment, ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method
75 9,440,809 Sheet stacking apparatus and image forming apparatus
76 9,440,479 Bookbinding with cutting and re-attaching sheets
77 9,440,475 Image forming method
78 9,440,474 Recording medium
79 9,440,465 Printing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
80 9,440,463 Print control apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium
81 9,440,443 Liquid ejecting head and liquid ejecting apparatus
82 9,440,436 Data generation apparatus, inkjet recording apparatus, and data generation method
83 9,440,430 Image recording method
84 9,440,265 Conveying controlling apparatus, conveying controlling method and program
85 9,439,562 Diagnosis support apparatus and method