Canon patents granted on 20 March 2012

57 US patents granted on 20 March 2012 and assigned to Canon

1 D656,183 Ink tank for printer
2 8,140,727 Bus arbitration apparatus and method
3 8,140,553 Information processing apparatus and information processing method with search folder processing for external device
4 8,139,998 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
5 8,139,995 Image forming apparatus
6 8,139,987 Developer supplying cartridge, developer receiving cartridge, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
7 8,139,980 Image forming apparatus, control method, and program
8 8,139,979 Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
9 8,139,975 Sealing member and process cartridge
10 8,139,972 Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
11 8,139,971 Image heating apparatus operable in stand-by-mode
12 8,139,963 Image fixing apparatus with safety relay and control thereof
13 8,139,920 Reducing playback time differences when joining moving images of different formats
14 8,139,876 Image processing apparatus, control method for image processing apparatus, program, and storage medium
15 8,139,849 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program
16 8,139,716 Multi X-ray generator and multi X-ray imaging apparatus
17 8,139,435 Data storage apparatus and control method of data storage apparatus
18 8,139,325 Tunnel magnetoresistive thin film
19 8,139,279 Movable body apparatus, optical deflector, and optical instrument using the optical deflector
20 8,139,276 Printing control apparatus and printing control method
21 8,139,271 Printing apparatus for printing in accordance with a stored or a set print condition and control method therefor
22 8,139,269 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing program, and storage medium
23 8,139,268 Image processing apparatus and image processing method of generating monochrome image data from two color components
24 8,139,258 Information processing apparatus, control method and program for laying out a plurality of jobs on one sheet
25 8,139,247 Information processing apparatus, system, and method that provide job reservation with a time-out feature
26 8,139,243 Information processing apparatus, control method, and computer-readable medium for distributed processing of print jobs
27 8,139,242 Image processing apparatus and method
28 8,139,241 Printing apparatus and its control method, job processing method, and printing system
29 8,139,239 Printing system, method for controlling a printing system, image forming apparatus, controller of print system, and storage medium
30 8,139,238 Printing using multiple paper feeders
31 8,139,236 On-demand publishing system
32 8,139,215 Method for measuring polarization characteristics and measurement apparatus
33 8,139,201 Exposure apparatus and method of manufacturing device
34 8,139,151 Moving image processing apparatus, control method thereof, and program
35 8,139,143 Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera system
36 8,139,133 Photoelectric conversion device
37 8,139,132 Solid-state imaging apparatus and driving method for solid-state imaging apparatus
38 8,139,095 Recording apparatus and conveyance method
39 8,139,087 Image presentation system, image presentation method, program for causing computer to execute the method, and storage medium storing the program
40 8,139,082 Image processing apparatus and its control method, and program
41 8,138,668 Benzo[a]fluoranthene compound and organic light emitting device using the same
42 8,138,528 Solid state image pickup device and manufacturing method therefor
43 8,138,461 Integrated circuit device and imaging apparatus using integrated circuit device
44 8,138,088 Manufacturing method of structure by imprint
45 8,138,011 Radiation-detecting device and method of manufacturing same
46 8,137,886 Magnetic carrier, two-component developer and image forming method
47 8,137,573 Liquid ejection head, method for manufacturing liquid ejection head, and method for manufacturing structure
48 8,137,519 Sputtering cathode, sputtering apparatus provided with sputtering cathode, film-forming method, and method for manufacturing electronic device
49 8,137,461 Piezoelectric substrate, piezoelectric element, liquid discharge head and liquid discharge apparatus
50 8,136,952 Image capturing apparatus
51 8,136,930 Liquid container and manufacturing method therefor
52 8,136,919 Ink jet recording apparatus and ink jet recording head
53 8,136,909 Ink jet printing apparatus and ink processing method for same
54 8,136,908 Apparatus and method for ink jet printing
55 8,136,903 Ink jet printing apparatus and ink jet printing method
56 8,136,809 Image forming apparatus with moving first and second regulating members
57 8,136,212 Method of fabricating structure having out-of-plane angular segment