Canon patents granted on 29 November 2016

60 US patents granted on 29 November 2016 and assigned to Canon

1 9,510,069 Electromechanical transducer and method of producing the same
2 9,510,046 Methods and devices for estimating a level of use of a communication network and for adapting a level of subscription to multicast sessions
3 9,509,997 Imaging apparatus, imaging method and storage medium, image coding apparatus, image coding method and storage medium
4 9,509,943 Lens apparatus and a camera system
5 9,509,931 Solid-state imaging apparatus and camera
6 9,509,926 Photoelectric conversion device, image pickup system, and driving method of photoelectric conversion device having a switch including a short-circuit, in on state, between input and output nodes of a gain application unit
7 9,509,912 Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
8 9,509,885 Method for performing dither processing
9 9,509,881 Image forming apparatus, data management method, and storage medium
10 9,509,880 Device capable of reading plural documents, method of controlling the device, and program
11 9,509,879 Image processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing apparatus, and storage medium
12 9,509,878 Image processing apparatus and method for controlling the same, and storage medium
13 9,509,876 Printing apparatus, control method for printing apparatus, and storage medium
14 9,509,870 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium enabling layout varations
15 9,509,235 Piezoelectric element, oscillatory wave motor, and optical apparatus
16 9,508,775 Solid-state imaging apparatus and manufacturing method of solid-state imaging apparatus
17 9,508,768 Solid-state image sensor with element isolation regions comprising gaps having reduced variations
18 9,508,654 Method of manufacturing semiconductor device and structure including passivation film with a trench having sections of different depths and widths
19 9,508,571 Method for cleaning base, heat process method for semiconductor wafer, and method for manufacturing solid-state image capturing apparatus
20 9,508,524 Radiation generating apparatus and radiation imaging apparatus
21 9,508,316 Method, system and apparatus for rendering
22 9,508,171 Path tracing method
23 9,508,170 Image display apparatus and image display method
24 9,508,153 Distance measurement apparatus, imaging apparatus, distance measurement method, and program
25 9,508,147 Information processing apparatus and method
26 9,508,130 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium for performing image restoration
27 9,507,789 System, relay server apparatus, information processing method and computer-readable medium
28 9,507,545 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
29 9,507,544 Information processing apparatus, recording medium, and control method to process print data using filters
30 9,507,422 Image processing device, tactile sense control method, and recording medium
31 9,507,318 Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
32 9,507,317 Image forming apparatus with detachable fixing device, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor
33 9,507,314 Image forming apparatus
34 9,507,310 Image forming apparatus having circuit board with silk-printed mark for holding claw
35 9,507,307 Image forming apparatus
36 9,507,303 Fixing device
37 9,507,302 Image forming apparatus
38 9,507,295 Image forming apparatus
39 9,507,292 Developing device
40 9,507,289 Image forming apparatus and image processing apparatus that specify pixels to be subjected to correction, and correct exposure amount
41 9,507,288 Image forming apparatus that detects electrostatic latent image for correction
42 9,507,286 Image forming apparatus having charging member for charging photosensitive member
43 9,507,283 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
44 9,507,256 Imprint method, imprint apparatus, and process for producing chip
45 9,507,253 Mask pattern generating method, recording medium, and information processing apparatus
46 9,507,194 Display apparatus
47 9,507,170 Optical apparatus, interchangeable lens, and method for correcting image blurring
48 9,507,119 Vibrator of vibratory drive unit, vibratory drive unit, interchangeable lens, imaging device, and automatic stage
49 9,506,878 Structural body and X-ray talbot interferometer including the structural body
50 9,506,870 Flow-channel device for detecting light emission
51 9,506,806 Polarization information acquisition unit, image pickup apparatus including the same, polarization information acquisition method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
52 9,505,941 Ink, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording method
53 9,505,723 Compound, dispersant and toner
54 9,505,581 Post-processing apparatus and image forming system including the post-processing apparatus
55 9,505,580 Sheet material binding apparatus and image forming system with manual binding stand-by position
56 9,505,579 Sheet processing apparatus having post-processing section, and image forming apparatus having the sheet processing apparatus
57 9,505,250 Image forming system and network management device including an image forming apparatus and an accessory device
58 9,505,211 Semiconductor device, liquid discharge head, liquid discharge cartridge, and liquid discharge apparatus
59 9,505,209 Image-recording method
60 9,505,133 Robot apparatus, robot controlling method, program and recording medium