Canon patents granted on 14 December 2010

76 US patents granted on 14 December 2010 and assigned to Canon

1 7,853,986 Document distribution system and method
2 7,853,946 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and control program
3 7,853,879 Image display apparatus and method
4 7,853,873 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and computer program for generating electronic data from a paper document
5 7,853,872 Laying out field regions in a page for insertion of data
6 7,853,866 Apparatus, method and system for document conversion, apparatuses for document processing and information processing, and storage media that store programs for realizing the apparatuses
7 7,853,797 Information processing method and information processing apparatus
8 7,853,186 Developing apparatus featuring multiple magnetic rollers
9 7,853,170 Image forming apparatus having a cleaning member that cleans a transmitting member provided in an optical device
10 7,853,168 Printing apparatus and printing method
11 7,853,166 Image forming apparatus with operation disabling feature
12 7,853,141 Camera cradle apparatus and system therefor
13 7,853,138 Camera and photographic lens and diaphragm for starting a defocus detection without waiting for completion of an aperture opening operation
14 7,853,115 File management system of image data
15 7,853,098 Image registration method improvement
16 7,853,073 Inversion of color device models
17 7,853,017 Method and apparatus for encrypted print processing
18 7,852,732 Lens apparatus
19 7,852,575 Lens apparatus and imaging taking apparatus using the same
20 7,852,568 Lens position control apparatus, imaging apparatus, and control method
21 7,852,565 Color separation/combination prism and image-projection apparatus
22 7,852,540 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same
23 7,852,527 Image reader
24 7,852,525 Surface illumination unit and transparent original reading apparatus
25 7,852,521 Recording medium determination apparatus and image forming apparatus
26 7,852,517 Control apparatus and method thereof, recording apparatus and method of controlling the same
27 7,852,516 Facsimile machine, and control method, program, and storage medium thereof
28 7,852,511 Image processing apparatus and method, for producing a color separation table
29 7,852,507 Method, apparatus, and program for processing image description data
30 7,852,505 Network system and control method of the same
31 7,852,503 Digital camera and printer
32 7,852,502 Management system, image processing apparatus and method for acquiring print job history information
33 7,852,501 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
34 7,852,497 Method of controlling printing control apparatus
35 7,852,494 Image forming apparatus and image forming system, image forming method, job processing method, storage medium and program
36 7,852,477 Calculation method and apparatus of exposure condition, and exposure apparatus
37 7,852,466 Apparatus and method for obtaining information related to terahertz waves
38 7,852,458 Exposure apparatus
39 7,852,400 Image pickup apparatus having a movably controllable neutral-density filter
40 7,852,398 Image-taking apparatus
41 7,852,393 Photoelectric conversion apparatus and image sensing system using the same
42 7,852,392 Image pick-up apparatus and image pick-up system, and method for manufacturing image pick-up apparatus
43 7,852,390 Photoelectric conversion device and image pickup system using the photoelectric conversion device
44 7,852,383 Image pickup apparatus
45 7,852,365 Optical scanning apparatus and color image forming apparatus
46 7,852,363 Light scanning apparatus, image forming apparatus, and light power control method
47 7,852,332 Medical image processing and display apparatus including associated processing and control methods
48 7,852,310 Reflection type liquid crystal display apparatus and substrate for reflection type liquid crystal display
49 7,852,299 Active-matrix device
50 7,852,126 Transmission apparatus and method
51 7,852,033 Driving control apparatus and method, and exposure apparatus
52 7,851,996 Display apparatus
53 7,851,991 Organic electroluminescence device and light emitting apparatus
54 7,851,969 Piezoelectric-actuator driving device and exposure apparatus including the same
55 7,851,900 Stacked semiconductor package
56 7,851,792 Field-effect transistor
57 7,851,749 Method for obtaining information and device therefor
58 7,851,185 Combined thermal devices for thermal cycling
59 7,850,827 Double-layer shutter control method of multi-sputtering system
60 7,850,502 Method of manufacturing electron-emitting device and method of manufacturing image display apparatus
61 7,850,499 Method of manufacturing organic electroluminescence display apparatus
62 7,850,376 Image pickup apparatus
63 7,850,375 Light quantity adjusting apparatus, image pickup apparatus and optical apparatus
64 7,850,367 Imaging system and driving method thereof
65 7,850,296 Inkjet ink reservoir
66 7,850,292 Flow path connecting device and recording apparatus
67 7,850,285 Liquid jetting head, method for changing protective tape in adhesive strength, and protective tape
68 7,850,273 Printing apparatus and method of acquiring correction value of conveying error
69 7,850,272 Recording apparatus
70 7,850,270 Recording apparatus and method for controlling recording apparatus
71 7,850,268 Recording method and recording apparatus
72 7,850,266 Element substrate for recording head, recording head, head cartridge, and recording apparatus
73 7,850,262 Head substrate, printhead, head cartridge, and printing apparatus
74 7,850,162 Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus
75 7,850,161 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
76 7,849,815 Plasma processing apparatus