Canon patents granted on 15 November 2016

42 US patents granted on 15 November 2016 and assigned to Canon

1 9,497,802 Heater and image heating apparatus including the same
2 9,497,788 Communication device, and control method therefor
3 9,497,552 Capacitive transducer, capacitive transducer manufacturing method, and object information acquisition apparatus
4 9,497,512 Content player and method of controlling the same
5 9,497,403 Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera
6 9,497,399 Imaging apparatus including readout circuits and output lines, and driving method thereof
7 9,497,375 Image capturing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
8 9,497,354 Print apparatus and its control method
9 9,497,352 Communication apparatus and control method thereof
10 9,497,350 Image processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing apparatus, and storage medium
11 9,497,344 Image forming apparatus which detects a blank page from an image of a document, method for controlling the same, and storage medium
12 9,497,340 Print control apparatus, print control method, storage medium for storing program, and printing system
13 9,497,298 Information processing apparatus, network interface device, control method therefor, and storage medium
14 9,497,190 Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, storage medium and information processing system
15 9,497,066 Information processing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage medium
16 9,496,484 Piezoelectric material, piezoelectric element, and electronic apparatus
17 9,496,481 Controlling device for vibration type actuator
18 9,496,175 Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same and camera
19 9,496,001 Video processing apparatus and method of controlling video processing apparatus
20 9,495,753 Spectral image data processing apparatus and two-dimensional spectral apparatus
21 9,495,750 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium for position and orientation measurement of a measurement target object
22 9,495,123 Image forming apparatus including short-distance wireless communication unit, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
23 9,494,918 Image forming apparatus
24 9,494,916 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
25 9,494,915 Image forming apparatus and cartridge
26 9,494,903 Image forming apparatus with cleaning mode
27 9,494,899 Fixing device and heater used in fixing device
28 9,494,894 Image forming apparatus
29 9,494,890 Developing cartridge, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
30 9,494,889 Image forming apparatus and detection apparatus
31 9,494,887 Toner
32 9,494,882 Method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member
33 9,494,880 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
34 9,494,775 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
35 9,493,664 Ink jet recording method
36 9,493,018 Printing apparatus with cut unit configured to cut a sheet according to an operator’s instructions
37 9,493,014 Image forming apparatus having three-position support
38 9,493,011 Filling liquid for distribution of ink jet head, ink jet head, and distribution method for ink jet head
39 9,493,004 Liquid discharge apparatus and method for controlling the same
40 9,492,998 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
41 9,492,826 Microfluidic devices with integrated resistive heater electrodes including systems and methods for controlling and measuring the temperatures of such heater electrodes
42 9,492,134 Radiation imaging apparatus, and control method and program of the apparatus