Canon patents granted on 22 July 2008

43 US patents granted on 22 July 2008 and assigned to Canon

1 RE40,438 Mounting unit for head mounted apparatus and head mounting apparatus
2 D573,635 Ink ribbon cassette for printer
3 7,404,191 Information processing apparatus, its control method and control program
4 7,404,134 Encoding/decoding device using a reed-solomon encoder/decoder
5 7,403,979 File recording system
6 7,403,957 Image forming apparatus having control codes and rewrite control method for the same
7 7,403,831 Manufacturing apparatus, processing method and device manufacturing method
8 7,403,740 Sheet feeding unit and image forming apparatus
9 7,403,733 Coupling part, photosensitive drum, process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
10 7,403,731 Image forming apparatus featuring an airflow path along an axial direction of an image bearing member
11 7,403,729 Image forming apparatus featuring first and second cleaning members wherein a voltage applied to the second cleaning member is changeable
12 7,403,727 Image forming apparatus and density adjusting method thereof
13 7,403,726 Image forming apparatus
14 7,403,710 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
15 7,403,696 Recording apparatus, reproducing apparatus, recording method, and reproducing method
16 7,403,671 Photonic-crystal electromagnetic-wave device including electromagnetic-wave absorptive portion and method for producing the same
17 7,403,655 Moving picture system and moving picture extraction method
18 7,403,646 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and recording medium for generating a difference image from a first radiographic image and second radiographic image
19 7,403,636 Method and apparatus for processing an image
20 7,403,594 Radiation imaging apparatus and control method therefor
21 7,403,339 Zoom lens and image projection apparatus having the same
22 7,403,303 Printing system and printing method
23 7,403,299 Querying of copyright host, printing of copyright information and host registration of copyright data
24 7,403,291 Method of calculating two-dimensional wavefront aberration
25 7,403,287 Sensing element used in sensing device for sensing target substance in specimen by using plasmon resonance
26 7,403,263 Exposure apparatus
27 7,403,262 Projection optical system and exposure apparatus having the same
28 7,403,230 Image-taking apparatus
29 7,403,221 Communication device, image storage device, image pickup device, and control method thereof
30 7,403,209 Rendering images containing video
31 7,403,175 Methods and systems for compensating row-to-row brightness variations of a field emission display
32 7,402,384 Methods for evaluating probe arrays
33 7,402,378 Exposure method and apparatus
34 7,402,368 Hydrophobic inorganic fine particles, hydrophobic inorganic fine particles production process, and toner
35 7,402,361 Ion conductor structural body and process for producing ion conductor structural body
36 7,402,200 Aqueous ink, ink set, and image-forming method
37 7,401,928 Scanning display optical system
38 7,401,914 Printing apparatus and method for controlling printing apparatus
39 7,401,913 Recording apparatus
40 7,401,909 Ink container for ink jet printer, holder for the container, carriage for the holder and ink jet printer
41 7,401,882 Printing apparatus and method of controlling printing therein
42 7,401,779 Sheet feeding apparatus
43 7,401,776 Sheet conveyance apparatus, sheet processing apparatus, and image forming apparatus