Canon patents granted on 14 July 2009

42 US patents granted on 14 July 2009 and assigned to Canon

1 7,562,376 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, broadcast system, storage medium, and computer program
2 7,561,844 Cutting device and image forming apparatus
3 7,561,838 Developing apparatus featuring magnetic seal members disposed in developer delivery regions
4 7,561,822 Image forming apparatus with casing having metal plates on each peripheral side
5 7,561,818 Image heating apparatus with cooling operation related to recording material and detected temperature
6 7,561,750 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, storage medium, and program
7 7,561,749 Apparatus, method, and computer-readable storage medium for lossy and lossless encoding of image data in accordance with an attribute of the image data
8 7,561,744 Image encoding apparatus, image decoding apparatus, and their control method, and computer program and computer-readable storage medium
9 7,561,736 Image processing apparatus and method of the same
10 7,561,500 Apparatus using light-attenuating element for optically reproducing and recording information
11 7,561,432 Memory card reader apparatus
12 7,561,344 Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus including the same
13 7,561,319 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using the same
14 7,561,303 Caching and optimisation of compositing
15 7,561,300 Image input/output system, image-processing method and printer driver
16 7,561,297 Display method during sensed image recording in image sensing apparatus
17 7,561,296 Image processing apparatus
18 7,561,293 Image-forming device, image-forming method, computer program, and computer-readable recording medium
19 7,561,291 Job management system, information processing apparatus, job management method, job management program and storage medium storing the problem
20 7,561,288 Recording system and controlling method therefor
21 7,561,285 Energy-saving control in image processing apparatus
22 7,561,249 Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and device manufacturing method
23 7,561,248 Immersion exposure technique
24 7,561,199 Solid-state image pickup device
25 7,561,192 Image capturing apparatus, control method therefor, program, and storage medium
26 7,561,184 Image sensing/playback apparatus, image data processing method, and data processing method
27 7,561,171 Control apparatus and method for image display
28 7,561,168 Color management with tiered caching scheme
29 7,561,164 Texture map editing
30 7,561,016 Iron core, iron core manufacturing method, alignment apparatus, and exposure apparatus
31 7,560,836 Driving device and light amount adjusting device
32 7,560,695 Detecting apparatus, and detecting method
33 7,560,689 High-sensitivity mass spectrometer and method
34 7,560,224 Method of manufacturing liquid discharge head, and liquid discharge head
35 7,560,212 Magnetic toner and method of manufacturing magnetic toner
36 7,559,819 Image display apparatus and production method thereof
37 7,559,642 Sheet material conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
38 7,559,636 Ink tank with valve in ink supply port
39 7,559,628 Head substrate, recording head, head cartridge and recording apparatus therewith
40 7,559,626 Inkjet recording head substrate and drive control method, inkjet recording head, inkjet recording head cartridge and inkjet recording apparatus
41 7,559,546 Sheet feeding device and recording apparatus
42 7,559,543 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system