appropriately (Total 213 Patents Found)

An image formation apparatus for forming a full color image in the four colors of cyan, magenta, yellow and black has a optical ATDC sensor attached in a cyan developing device to control the toner density under optical ATDC. A black developing device has the toner density controlled by AIDC. A standard develop efficie...
An image reading device conveys a first sheet and second sheet in a conveying direction. The first sheet has short sides extending in the conveying direction and long sides extending in a main scanning direction. The second sheet has long sides extending in the conveying direction and short sides extending in the main ...
A method of carrying out quality control of a packaging container or packaging container blank comprises providing a package or blank having one or more poles (12) for interconnection with electric quality control equipment (24). The packaged product (20) will be directly or indirectly electrically accessible, whereby ...
A rendering unit positions a supertile so that it intersects a primitive. The rendering unit repeatedly walks over bins of the supertile, applying a layer of texture to the bins of the supertile in each iteration of said repeated walking. The rendering unit advances to the next texture layer after having applied the cu...
A data storage apparatus, including a controller that formats a rewritable recording medium in the background, interrupts the background formatting when a host computer requests to store data in the rewritable recording medium, stores the data in the rewritable recording medium after interrupting the background formatt...
A freeze-drying apparatus has a chamber ( 3 ) in which are located superposed charging plates ( 4 ) as well as loading and unloading equipment. The chamber has a loading aperture ( 2 ) equipped with closing doors ( 11, 12 ) through which the charging plates ( 4 ) are loaded. Equipment for loading the charging plates ( ...
When termination of information processing is instructed, the entry of a password is requested and the password that is entered is identified. When the password that is input is a password for a manager, the system is shut down; when it is a password for a registered user, the client process is terminated; but when it ...
Procedure for drying an organic material, most suitably one which is xylogenic (originating from wood), such as veneers for instance, by means of hot circulating air which circulates in the drying space from a blower to a heat exchanger, passes by the organic material, collecting the water vapor released by the materia...
Es wird eine Abgabevorrichtung 10 zum Abgeben von flüssigem oder pastösem Medium aus einem Behälter 42 beschrieben, die ein Befestigungsmittel 46 zum lösbaren Anbringen an einer mit korrespondierenden Gegenbefestigungsmitteln 44 versehenen Zugangsöffnung 58 des das flüssige oder pastöse Medium enthaltenden Behä...
An information processing apparatus which is capable of reducing operational costs required for the information processing apparatus equipped with HDDs having a mirroring function and a self-diagnosis function. Status information indicative of statuses of the HDDs is obtained by the self-diagnosis function which the HD...
In a method, M (M is a natural number smaller than N) cameras capturing images to be displayed are selected from N (N is a natural number equal to or larger than 2) cameras capturing images of a same scene. The method includes obtaining positions and image capture angles of the N cameras and selecting M cameras from th...
After the initial temperature T0 of a heating chamber is sensed (S34), heating by microwaves is conducted until the sensor output of a humidity sensor exhibits a prescribed humidity change amount of 1.0 V (S35-S39). Then, an additional time period is operated based on initial temperature T0 and a time period passed for...
A silver alloy that is appropriately usable in probe pins comprising an Au-Cu alloy, which comprises 30 to 50 wt% inclusive of Cu and the balance of Ag. By further adding 2 to 10 wt% of Ni to the aforesaid material, the strength thereof can be improved. Probe pins formed of these materials show stable contact resistanc...
The principles of the present invention relate to appropriately rendering a graphical object when a corresponding outline lacks necessary control points. A computer system calculates the target width for a feature of the graphical object. The computer system calculates the position of a center line corresponding to the...
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing mechanism, a power source, a sheet transfer mechanism, and a controller. The fixing mechanism includes a heater, and fixes a toner image on a recording sheet at a fixing position. The power source drives the heater. The sheet transfer mechanism transfers the recording sheet ...
A split gate type memory cell is a series combination of a stacked gate type memory transistor and a selecting field effect transistor, and the control gate insulating layer and the selecting gate oxide layer are to be thick and thin, respectively; an upper silicon oxide layer and the selecting gate oxide layer are the...
Bisher bekannte Sonnenschutzvorrichtungen sind ortsgebunden und nicht ohne Aufwand an veränderte Wetterbedingungen anzupassen. Deshalb ist es Aufgabe der Erfindung, eine Sonnenschutzvorrichtung für eine unkomplizierte Benutzung zu schaffen, wobei das Anwendungsgebiet solcher Einrichtungen erweitert werden soll. Die S...
A thin-film magnetic head includes a lower core layer; a recording core formed on the lower core layer and exposed at a face surface facing a recording medium, the recording core including a gap layer, an upper pole layer, and optionally, a lower pole layer; an upper core layer magnetically coupled to the upper pole la...
In the process for producing a leaf spring which, at least in essential springy sections, is composed of a fiber-reinforced plastic material, a continuous web (9) is formed comprised of reinforcing fibers, appropriately in the form of fiber rovings or fibrous tissues, with the reinforcing fibers being appropriately imp...
A management system which makes it possible to appropriately manage a managed apparatus, while securely maintaining productivity of the managed apparatus. The system includes a management apparatus, the managed apparatus and an HTTP server. The managed apparatus is provided with a connection controlling section that pe...
A method, system and computer program product for assisting users to interact appropriately in social networking groups. Content posts in a social networking group are scanned and parsed in order to identify the events that led to these content posts. Each event is categorized and assigned a level of importance based o...
878,824. Locking nuts and bolts. NATIONAL RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION. Dec. 5, 1958 [Sept. 6, 1957], No. 28213/57. Class 89(1). [Also in Group XXVIII] A blanking-off cap 1 which is adapted to be screwed on to a gas cock outlet 2 is provided with means for preventing its accidental removal from the outlet, the mean...
A maximum number of charges on aerosol particles which are measurement targets is decided as a natural number x equal to or larger than 2. First and second electrical mobility groups are derived based on x. The first group includes electrical mobility Zc(U) and electrical mobilities having voltage values equal to a vol...
A method for diagnosing and appropriately cleansing and conditioning hair includes steps of evaluating characteristics of the hair and scalp and cleansing and conditioning the hair with a shampoo and a conditioner selected from a kit having a plurality of shampoos and conditioners based upon the results of the evaluati...
Thermoplastic moulding compositions containing: from 55 to 85% by weight of a copolymer A composed of styrene and acrylonitrile, from 10 to 40% by weight of at least one graft copolymer B composed of B1: from 50 to 80% by weight, preferably from 60 to 70% by weight, of crosslinked acrylate polymer B1 with average parti...
A neighborhood select circuit of an image processing apparatus includes a comparator receiving a predetermined signal and output data from a contour enhancement unit for comparing the received inputs and providing a comparison result signal according to the comparison result, a neighborhood maximum value-minimum value ...
An image forming system includes a print device, a print job accepting circuit, an interrupt permission circuit, and a distance acquisition circuit. The interrupt permission circuit permits the interrupt print with a count of paper sheets equal to or less than a count of printable sheets printed by the print device wit...
An image processing apparatus includes a histogram detecting unit that detects a luminance histogram from an input image. A determination unit determines control points for use in generation of a tone curve based on such a luminance that a percentage from a low-luminance side in the detected luminance histogram is equa...
Provided is an image processing apparatus including an area determination unit, an area processing unit and an area adjustment unit. Upon acquiring multiple image data, the area determination unit is configured to determine whether a text area or an image area of one image data matches an initial text area or an initia...
Systems and methods for natural language communication with a computer. A builder module constructs tables in a database by generating concept symbols for each language element in an expression to form a string of ordered concept symbols, and, in a series of rounds, combining pairs of concept symbols into newly generat...
Karaoke data to be reproduced is stored in an optical disk as a video title set together with management information for managing karaoke data and a video object set. In the video object set, a plurality of program chains having data items of karaoke songs stored therein are stored and the reproduction information ther...
A method for diagnosing and appropriately cleansing and conditioning hair includes steps of evaluating characteristics of the hair and scalp and cleansing and conditioning the hair with a shampoo and a conditioner selected from a kit having a plurality of shampoos and conditioners based upon the results of the evaluati...
The control unit based on detection of obstructions for operation of an adjustable part of a motor vehicle comprises a wave guide and an appropriately constituted surface wave sender-receiver, with the wave guide functioning both as an obstruction detector and as an operating device for the adjustable part....
Un procédé permettant de déterminer la configuration d'un dispositif de communication comprend les étapes consistant à : enregistrer, dans une mémoire du dispositif de communication, une pluralité de schémas de configuration, chaque schéma de configuration étant associé à un emplacement géographique ; ...
A data storage apparatus (63), including a controller (9) that formats a rewritable recording medium (11) in the background, interrupts the background formatting when a host computer requests to store data in the rewritable recording medium (11), stores the data in the rewritable recording medium (11) after interruptin...
Disclosed is an information recommendation method for providing a construction method for a classified word database capable of rapidly accommodating changes in associations between words. The disclosed information recommendation method basically is based on the finding that, by analyzing occurrence frequency informati...
A peristaltic pump disclosed herein includes a raceway, a plunger, a motor, and a heater. The raceway is configured to retain a tube (e.g., an IV tube). The plunger acts on the tube disposed within the raceway. The motor engages the plunger to actuate the plunger. The heater is disposed in thermal-conductive contact wi...
PURPOSE: To simplify a structure, to eliminate a trouble, to lighten the weight, to scale down a device and to improve the portable handiness by combining the tape cassette whose one end is of a circular part and whose front and rear can be identified at a glance, a sound recorder having a spring projection and a repro...
A data storage apparatus, including a controller that formats a rewritable recording medium in the background, interrupts the background formatting when a host computer requests to store data in the rewritable recording medium, stores the data in the rewritable recording medium after interrupting the background formatt...
The invention relates to a method for generating MR images and an appropriately designed magnetic resonance system. An embodiment of the invention relates to the generation of MR images of a volume section within an examination object by way of a magnetic resonance scanner (5). In at least one embodiment, the following...
PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a cosmetic aid used for readily determining the shape or place of cheek rouge without depending on experience and intuition by anyone when applying the cheek rouge to solve the problem that an improved applicator for accurately applying cosmetic exists but the aid used with the applicat...
A method and system is provided that detects whether a resource is exceeding a threshold setting of a particular parameter a computer system. In such a system, the resource requests of the plurality of users are tracked. A mean and a variance is then estimated from a distribution of the plurality of users requests. The...
A copy machine can store image data corresponding to a plurality of original groups. The user can carry out an editing process such as confirmation, erasure, and modification, and the like on the stored image data. A control unit of the copy machine provides control so that, when printing of a previous job has ended, a...
非メチル化シトシン変換処理の対象である生体DNAの塩基配列における、シトシンを含まない塩基配列からなる核酸にハイブリダイズする、複数のプライマーで構成される第1プライマーセットと、前記生体DNAの塩基配列における...
Eine Schwenkklammer transportiert einen Block mit dem Rücken nach unten von einer Anlegeposition bis in die Auslagestation über mehrere Bearbeitungsstationen hinweg. Die Schwenklagerung ist außerhalb des sowohl in Transportrichtung als auch des nach oben verlängerten Formats angebracht. Dadurch wird Kollision mit d...
The principles of the present invention relate to appropriately rendering a graphical object when a corresponding outline has excessive control points. A computer system identifies a point of junction between a first and second feature of the outline. The computer system accesses an excess control point included in the...
The present invention is directed to appropriately rendering terminal server graphical data at multiple client side monitors. In some embodiments, a client sends client side monitor configuration for a plurality of monitors to a server. The server simulates a virtual desktop for the plurality of monitors based on the c...
In a customer information management system a customer coming to a shop is image-sensed with a camera and the image information is used to automatically determine an attribute of the customer. Furthermore the image information is also referred to to count how often the customer comes to the shop, to determine whether t...