Canon patents granted on 30 December 2014

76 US patents granted on 30 December 2014 and assigned to Canon

1 8,924,762 Data processing apparatus and power consumption amount management method
2 8,924,717 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer program
3 8,924,669 Information processing apparatus, control method, and program
4 8,924,657 Information processing apparatus, data access system, and control method for the same
5 8,923,743 Image forming apparatus that applies necessary amount of lubricant to image bearing member
6 8,923,741 Fixing apparatus
7 8,923,738 Image heating apparatus, fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus
8 8,923,732 Charging member, manufacturing method therefor, and electrophotographic apparatus
9 8,923,731 Developing cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus
10 8,923,725 Cleaning device, developing device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus with elastically contacting sheet
11 8,923,718 Image forming apparatus which performs cleaning of a transfer material conveyance member
12 8,923,714 Image forming apparatus and image forming method with reduced color material usage
13 8,923,646 Geodesic superpixel segmentation
14 8,923,589 Apparatus, method, and non-transitory storage medium for performing tomosynthesis from projection data obtained from different geometric arrangements
15 8,923,554 Information processing device, recognition method thereof and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
16 8,923,553 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
17 8,923,552 Object detection apparatus and object detection method
18 8,923,410 Information transmission apparatus and information transmission method
19 8,923,391 Encoding apparatus, control method for encoding apparatus and program
20 8,922,891 Binoculars having image stabilizing function
21 8,922,856 Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and control method thereof for printing based on constraining condition information
22 8,922,847 Image forming apparatus including multi-beam optical scanning apparatus
23 8,922,846 Reading apparatus, method of controlling the same and storage medium
24 8,922,841 Image processing apparatus and method for controlling the same
25 8,922,839 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
26 8,922,836 Image processing apparatus, method, and computer program product for conversion of rendering commands into transparent object
27 8,922,832 Print processing method and information processing apparatus implementing the method
28 8,922,826 Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
29 8,922,824 Image forming apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage medium
30 8,922,821 Image forming apparatus connectable to a portable storage medium, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
31 8,922,816 Information processing apparatus, control method thereof, and storage medium storing program
32 8,922,810 Information processing apparatus and method for displaying status information of a job present in a print queue
33 8,922,807 Print control apparatus, print control method, and program therefor
34 8,922,805 Image processing apparatus having updatable firmware, method for controlling image processing apparatus, and program
35 8,922,801 Reading apparatus
36 8,922,792 Image processing apparatus, an information processing method, and a computer-readable storage medium for acquiring data from a memory
37 8,922,786 Detector, imprint apparatus, and article manufacturing method
38 8,922,784 Light source apparatus and image pickup apparatus using the same
39 8,922,774 Method of manufacturing device, and substrate
40 8,922,710 Imaging apparatus with cover member for covering an operation member
41 8,922,703 Focus detection apparatus
42 8,922,698 Image pickup apparatus with removable ND filter
43 8,922,694 Image capturing apparatus, method of controlling same and program therefor
44 8,922,692 Photoelectric conversion apparatus and image pickup system
45 8,922,680 Image processing apparatus and control method for image processing apparatus
46 8,922,677 Image processing apparatus and imaging apparatus for combining image frames
47 8,922,668 Solid-state image sensing element and image sensing system including comparison units with switchable frequency band characteristics
48 8,922,667 Image pickup apparatus capable of applying color conversion to captured image and control method thereof
49 8,922,664 Image capturing apparatus and image processing method
50 8,922,660 Image pickup apparatus with synchronization processes
51 8,922,613 Light beam scanning device that performs high-accuracy light amount control, method of controlling the device, storage medium, and image forming apparatus
52 8,921,966 Image sensor and manufacturing method thereof
53 8,921,900 Solid-state imaging device and camera
54 8,921,855 Test circuit for testing signal receiving unit, image pickup apparatus, method of testing signal receiving unit, and method of testing image pickup apparatus
55 8,921,834 Organic light-emitting device
56 8,921,807 In situ cleaning device for lithographic apparatus
57 8,921,246 Glass composition and optical device
58 8,921,023 Magnetic carrier and two-component developer
59 8,921,020 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
60 8,920,943 Luminescence device and display apparatus
61 8,920,621 Pump
62 8,920,321 Photoacoustic imaging apparatus
63 8,920,107 Substrate support apparatus and vacuum processing apparatus
64 8,920,051 Printing method and printing apparatus for printing a plurality of images on a sheet using a print head
65 8,919,959 Photographing apparatus and image processing method
66 8,919,943 Ink-jet recording method
67 8,919,927 Liquid ejection head and method of manufacturing the same
68 8,919,920 Image forming apparatus
69 8,919,912 Printing apparatus, control apparatus, and control method
70 8,919,906 Inkjet recording head and inkjet recording method
71 8,919,905 Recording apparatus and recording method
72 8,919,904 Inkjet recording apparatus
73 8,919,771 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
74 8,919,761 Sheet conveying device
75 8,919,760 Image forming apparatus with setting unit for setting current values for motor
76 8,918,932 Apparatus to support a subject and having a receiving plate within an insertion hole through which a portion of the subject is inserted