Canon patents granted on 27 January 2015

78 US patents granted on 27 January 2015 and assigned to Canon

1 8,943,495 Information processing apparatus and firmware application method
2 8,943,446 Generation method, storage medium and information processing apparatus
3 8,942,616 Cleaning member, cleaning device and process cartridge
4 8,942,614 Film cartridge having first roller configured so film can be wound thereon and second roller configured to wind up the film and gloss processing apparatus having such film cartridge
5 8,942,612 Image heating apparatus
6 8,942,592 Process cartridge, photosensitive drum unit, developing unit and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
7 8,942,589 Fixing apparatus
8 8,942,588 Image forming apparatus and control method for image forming apparatus for switching a printing method based on state of drawing object
9 8,942,580 Image forming apparatus having a plurality of image forming modes
10 8,942,578 Printing apparatus, information processing apparatus, and control method for printing apparatus and information processing apparatus
11 8,942,577 Printing apparatus and control method for printing apparatus
12 8,942,576 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
13 8,942,511 Apparatus and method for detecting object from image, and program
14 8,942,506 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
15 8,942,478 Information processing apparatus, processing method therefor, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
16 8,942,477 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
17 8,942,436 Image processing device, imaging device, image processing method
18 8,942,286 Video coding using two multiple values
19 8,942,261 Transmission apparatus and method
20 8,942,160 Communication system, communication apparatus, and data transmission method
21 8,942,140 Method and device for parameterizing a bridge within a communication network
22 8,942,058 Display data obtaining apparatus and display data obtaining method
23 8,941,923 Diffractive optical element, optical system, and optical apparatus
24 8,941,922 Lens apparatus and image pickup apparatus including the lens apparatus
25 8,941,920 Method of producing optical element and optical element
26 8,941,887 Image processing apparatus and image processing method to generate halftone image data based on prediction of density corresponding to resolution of image to be printed
27 8,941,885 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
28 8,941,880 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
29 8,941,879 Input display apparatus, control method thereof and storage medium
30 8,941,867 Printing system, server apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium
31 8,941,866 Print control apparatus, print control method, and storage medium storing program
32 8,941,859 Information processing method, system, and storage medium storing a computer program, that determine the state of an information procesing apparatus and display different contents based on the determined state
33 8,941,855 Image processing apparatus to register expense information, a method for controlling the same, an image processing system, and a storage medium
34 8,941,853 Image forming apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage medium
35 8,941,844 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for suppressing image degradation caused by a printing position fluctuation
36 8,941,813 Evaluation method, adjustment method, exposure apparatus, and memory medium
37 8,941,774 Imaging apparatus and accessory, and method and system of the same, and medium
38 8,941,769 Image capturing apparatus, image display apparatus, and image display system
39 8,941,762 Image processing apparatus and image pickup apparatus using the same
40 8,941,761 Information processing apparatus and information processing method for blur correction
41 8,941,758 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for generating a combined image
42 8,941,756 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
43 8,941,754 Image capture apparatus and control method thereof
44 8,941,753 Imaging apparatus
45 8,941,749 Image processing apparatus and method for image synthesis
46 8,941,748 Imaging system, imaging apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium for improving collection efficiency of image data
47 8,941,732 Three-dimensional measuring method
48 8,941,700 Condensed polycyclic compound and organic light emitting element containing the same
49 8,941,637 Display device including self-luminous elements and method for driving the same
50 8,941,622 Coordinate input apparatus
51 8,941,477 Communication apparatus and method of controlling the same
52 8,941,377 Optically pumped magnetometer and magnetic sensing method
53 8,941,290 Vibrating body and vibration wave actuator
54 8,941,074 Radiation imaging apparatus, method for manufacturing the same, and radiation imaging system
55 8,941,044 Solid state image pickup apparatus
56 8,940,810 Optical component, electronic board, method for producing the optical component, and method for producing the electronic board
57 8,940,807 Method for producing metal oxide organic compound composite
58 8,940,467 Toner
59 8,940,465 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method for producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, electrophotographic apparatus, and imide compound
60 8,940,449 Fuel cell
61 8,940,413 Organic compound having acenaphtho[1,2-k]benzo[e]acephenanthrene derivative, light-emitting device, and image display apparatus
62 8,940,373 Liquid composition, ink jet recording method, ink jet recording apparatus and recorded image
63 8,940,267 Method of purifying nanodiamond powder and purified nanodiamond powder
64 8,940,087 Coloring matter compound, ink, resist composition for color filter, and heat-sensitive transfer recording sheet
65 8,939,583 Ophthalmic apparatus, method of controlling ophthalmic apparatus and storage medium
66 8,939,581 Ophthalmologic photographing apparatus
67 8,939,580 Characteristic image extraction method and ophthalmologic apparatus
68 8,939,573 Transfer ink jet recording method
69 8,939,570 Ink jet ink, ink cartridge, ink jet recording method and polymer particle
70 8,939,566 Ink jet printing ink
71 8,939,557 Liquid discharge head
72 8,939,547 Recording apparatus
73 8,939,540 Method of measuring printer characteristics
74 8,939,539 Print control apparatus and method for printing on a continuous sheet
75 8,939,537 Inkjet printing apparatus and inkjet printing method
76 8,939,527 Printing apparatus
77 8,939,444 Printing apparatus and control method for printing apparatus
78 8,939,171 System for microfluidic flow control