Canon patents granted on 31 March 2015

93 US patents granted on 31 March 2015 and assigned to Canon

1 8,997,079 Image forming apparatus capable of updating control program, and storage medium
2 8,996,992 Image forming apparatus and information processing apparatus
3 8,996,763 Electronic device, control method, program, and recording medium for remotely operating electronic device
4 8,996,657 Systems and methods for multiplexing network channels
5 8,996,333 Information processing apparatus which executes specific processing based on a specific condition and a detected specific vibration, and method for controlling the same
6 8,996,253 Movable carriage
7 8,995,900 Cleaning member, cleaning device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
8 8,995,892 Image forming apparatus with threshold adjustment for superposed measurement images
9 8,995,874 Image forming apparatus
10 8,995,868 Connector for heater, and fixing apparatus
11 8,995,865 Image forming apparatus
12 8,995,862 Image forming apparatus
13 8,995,861 Image forming apparatus
14 8,995,860 Image fixing apparatus having end region temperature control
15 8,995,859 Image forming apparatus
16 8,995,854 Recording material determination apparatus and image forming apparatus
17 8,995,826 Image capturing apparatus and control method of the image capturing apparatus
18 8,995,786 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
19 8,995,761 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium
20 8,995,737 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
21 8,995,710 Information processing apparatus, processing method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium
22 8,995,681 Audio processing apparatus with noise reduction and method of controlling the audio processing apparatus
23 8,995,615 Specimen information acquisition system
24 8,995,613 X-ray imaging apparatus
25 8,995,476 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and computer-readable storage medium
26 8,995,355 Wireless communication apparatus, method and a computer program enabling switching of communication channel based on interference detection
27 8,995,036 Printing apparatus
28 8,995,035 Image processing method and apparatus, and color separation table generating method optimizing color gamut for each printing mode
29 8,995,031 Image reading apparatus and assembling method
30 8,995,028 Reading apparatus
31 8,995,026 Image reading apparatus with correction using diffuse reflection surface and image forming apparatus with same
32 8,995,024 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
33 8,995,017 Image processing apparatus and recording apparatus
34 8,995,013 Information processing apparatus and control method for controlling display of a user interface screen
35 8,995,011 Calibration performed in image formation apparatus to maintain image quality
36 8,995,004 Control apparatus of non-volatile memory and image forming apparatus
37 8,994,990 System management server, and management method and program
38 8,994,989 Management system and method therefor
39 8,994,985 Systems and methods for updating printing device capabilities
40 8,994,983 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image processing system, and storage medium
41 8,994,979 Print relay system, image forming apparatus, system control method, and program
42 8,994,977 Image transmission apparatus and method of controlling image transmission apparatus
43 8,994,971 Printing apparatus capable of assigning a piece of sheet information to a feed tray
44 8,994,970 Information processing apparatus, control method, and storage medium
45 8,994,968 Image forming apparatus which is capable of displaying real size preview, method of controlling the same, and storage medium
46 8,994,874 Image capture apparatus and control method therefor
47 8,994,872 Image pickup apparatus and method for controlling the same
48 8,994,866 Analog-to-digital converter, photoelectric conversion device, and imaging system
49 8,994,862 Photoelectric conversion device and image-pickup apparatus
50 8,994,846 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for detecting displacement between images having different in-focus positions
51 8,994,844 Image processing apparatus that synthesizes acquired images to generate successive images, control method therefor, and image pickup apparatus
52 8,994,840 Apparatus, method, and computer-readable storage medium for communicating between devices of an image capturing system
53 8,994,835 Exposure control technique for image capturing apparatus and method of controlling same
54 8,994,783 Image pickup apparatus that automatically determines shooting mode most suitable for shooting scene, control method therefor, and storage medium
55 8,994,769 Optical writing head and image forming apparatus
56 8,994,768 Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus including optical scanning apparatus
57 8,994,753 Displaying extracted structures from an OCT image superimposed on an eyeground image
58 8,994,729 Method for simulating operation of object and apparatus for the same
59 8,994,246 Actuator
60 8,993,985 Drawing apparatus and method of manufacturing article
61 8,993,969 Scintillator crystal body, method for manufacturing the same, and radiation detector
62 8,993,955 Encoder and apparatus using the same
63 8,993,954 Optical encoder having a high resolution detection mode to detect a fine pitch pattern and a low resolution detection mode to detect a coarse pitch pattern
64 8,993,715 Labeled protein and method for obtaining the same
65 8,993,696 Method for producing polymer particles
66 8,993,357 Method for manufacturing liquid discharge head
67 8,993,205 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
68 8,993,204 Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method for producing the same, process cartridge, and electrophotographic apparatus
69 8,993,107 Porous glass and optical member
70 8,992,860 Systems and methods for minimization or elimination of diffusion effects in a microfluidic system
71 8,992,743 Sputtering method and sputtering apparatus
72 8,992,676 Ink set and ink jet recording method
73 8,992,674 Ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method
74 8,992,206 Imprint apparatus and article manufacturing method
75 8,992,031 Imaging apparatus
76 8,992,018 Photographing apparatus and photographing method
77 8,992,017 Ophthalmologic apparatus
78 8,992,016 Image sensing apparatus using optical coherence tomography and control method therefor
79 8,992,015 Ophthalmologic apparatus and control method thereof
80 8,992,005 Recording apparatus
81 8,991,998 Printing apparatus
82 8,991,993 Ink, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording method
83 8,991,980 Ink jet print head
84 8,991,975 Liquid ejection head having structural modifications to film layers and method of manufacturing the same
85 8,991,969 Apparatus and method for controlling a recording head for recording onto a recording medium
86 8,991,959 Recording apparatus and method for controlling recording apparatus
87 8,991,824 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
88 8,991,819 Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus
89 8,991,689 Image forming apparatus with reduction layout function, image forming method, and storage medium storing control program therefor
90 8,991,261 Acoustic wave measuring apparatus, acoustic wave imaging apparatus and method for controlling acoustic wave measuring apparatus
91 8,991,255 Grammage detection sensor of recording medium and image forming apparatus
92 8,991,053 Charging member, process for its production, and electrophotographic apparatus
93 8,991,051 Manufacturing method of liquid discharge head