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Rotating coanda catcher
A catcher includes a housing and a drop contact structure. The housing defines a liquid removal conduit. The drop contact structure includes a moveable surface...
Spring-loaded web cleaning apparatus for electrographic printer
A cleaning station for removing particulate material from a moving web in an electrographic printer/copier includes a customer-replaceable web-cleaner device...
Digital video system for assembling video sequences
An image processing system (10) obtains image sequences and assembles a presentation therefrom. The system has a camera (12) for capturing image sequences, a...
Method of preparing lithographic printing plates
A negative-working lithographic printing plate precursor can be imaged with infrared radiation and processed in a single step using a single processing solution...
Bakeable lithographic printing plates with a high resistance to chemicals
A singe- or multilayer lithographic printing plate precursor comprises on a substrate a radiation-sensitive coating that comprises a copolymer soluble or...
Method of preparing toner having controlled morphology
A method for the preparation of shaped polymeric particles, and in a particular embodiment shaped electrostatographic toner particles, of controlled morphology...
Selectively coupling a device to a carriage
A printing apparatus that selectively couples a device to a printer carriage is provided. The printing apparatus includes a printer carriage and an intervening...
Etendue maintaining polarization switching system and related methods
Etendue maintaining polarization switching occurs, according to various embodiments, with a mirror that quickly transitions between two positions. Light having...
Drop volume compensation for ink supply variation
The present invention relates to a method that enables image quality of a printed image to be maintained by reducing unintended variations in drop volume,...
Value index from incomplete data
In a digital image administration method and system, a database of image records is maintained. Data sets are provided. The data sets are each associated with a...
Video concept classification using audio-visual atoms
A method for determining a classification for a video segment, comprising the steps of: breaking the video segment into a plurality of short-term video slices,...
Method for creating photo cutouts and collages
A method for automatically producing a new digital image from a first digital image that includes regions of interest, includes obtaining a main subject belief...
Display using bidirectionally scanned linear modulator
A method for forming a stereoscopic image forms separate left-eye and right-eye images in a repeated cycle that forms the left-eye image by providing data for...
Zoom by multiple image capture
An image sensor assembly includes a fixed focal length optical lens; a mirror that reflects light from the scene to an optical lens and moves into a plurality...
Digital picture frame having near-touch and true-touch
A digital picture frame includes a near-touch user interface component that senses when an object is within a predetermined spatial region of the digital...
Restaurant smallware comprising polyester compositions formed from
Described are restaurant smallware, comprising polyester based composition, comprising dicarboxylic acid component as terephthalic acid residues and optionally,...
Process for the preparation of transparent shaped articles
Disclosed is a process for the preparation of shaped articles such as, for example, sheeting, films, tubes, bottles, preforms and profiles, having high...
Digital projector using arrayed light sources
A beam alignment chamber extending in a length direction comprising a base having a front edge, and two side edges, first and second opposed side walls...
Ink tank for inkjet printers
The present invention relates to an ink tank for an ink jet printer. The invention further relates to a method of manufacturing the ink tank, as well as well as...
Adjusting the calibration of a recording apparatus with recording head
The present invention relates to a method for changing a calibration of a recording apparatus (10) to adjust for geometric distortion, comprising: providing a...
Multiple processor print driver
A system and method for an adaptable print driver that adapts its behavior to make use of multiple processors when they are available on the host computer. In...
Calibration of a spatial light modulator
A method for calibrating a spatial light modulator comprising an array of channels includes selecting a plurality of channel sets; operating each of the channel...
Colored mask combined with selective area deposition
The invention relates to a process for forming a structure comprising (a) providing a transparent support; (b) forming a color mask on a first side of the...
Thermal cleaning of individual jetting module nozzles
A liquid ejection device includes a jetting module including an array of nozzles; a thermal stimulation device associated with each nozzle of the array of...
Device for turning over sheet material
The invention relates to a device for turning over sheet material, in a printing machine, such as verso-printing in an electrophotographic printing machine. The...
Basecoat coating compositions comprising low molecular weight cellulose
A basecoat composition is provided comprising: a) at least one film-forming polymer selected from the group consisting of acrylic polyols and polyester polyols;...
Methods for imaging and processing positive-working imageable elements
An imaged and developed element, such as a lithographic printing plate, is provided by infrared radiation imaging of a positive-working imagable element having...
Inkjet recording element
An ink jet recording element having very good dye keeping properties in time. The recording element comprises a support and at least one ink-receiving layer,...
Calibration system for multi-printhead ink systems
A method for calibrating a multi-printhead printing system, the method includes the steps of employing an encoder to track movement of a media through the...
Paper feeding assembly for printers
A paper feeding apparatus for a printer includes a motor; a first roller assembly includes a first roller having a first end, a second end and an axis; a first...
Method for image animation using image value rules
A method for image presentation are provided, in which at least one theme for image presentation is obtained; at least one set of images is acquired for...
Developer station with tapered auger system
A developer station and method for an electrographic printer is provided that reduces developer agitation. The developer station includes a sump for holding a...
Thermal printer with reduced donor adhesion
Thermal printers and methods for operating thermal printers are provided. In one method, a sequence of thermal print head control signals is generated that is...
Film(s) and/or sheet(s) comprising polyester compositions which comprise
cyclobutanediol and have a certain...
Described are film or sheet, comprising polyester based composition, comprising dicarboxylic acid component as terephthalic acid residues and optionally,...
Polyester compositions containing cyclobutanediol having a certain
combination of inherent viscosity and high...
Described are polyester compositions comprising at least one polyester which comprises terephthalic acid residues in the amount from 80 to 100 mole %,...
Imaging element and method using differential light scattering
An imaging element is used to provide images based on the difference in index of refraction caused by imaging actinic radiation. Imaging provides desired...
Lithographic-printing plate precursor and image forming method using the
To provide an infrared-sensitive or heat-sensitive lithographic printing plate precursor which has high printing durability and wide development latitude, and...
Flow through dispenser having different cross-sectional areas
A liquid dispenser includes a liquid supply channel including an exit having a cross sectional area, a liquid return channel, and a liquid dispensing channel...
Fluid ejection assembly having a mounting substrate
The present invention relates to a fluid ejection assembly that includes an injection-molded mounting substrate that is formed by a two-shot injection molding...
Buttable printhead module and pagewide printhead
A printhead module includes a substrate, a plurality of drop ejector arrays, and electronic circuitry. The substrate includes a butting edge extending in a...
Media identification system with moving optoelectronic device
A printing system includes a carriage that is movable along a carriage scan direction and an optoelectronic device mounted on the carriage. A media input...
Automated folio references
Sets of electronic pages (120) are typically obtained for processing with a defined order, such as a reader order, and can be referenced by a page index (131)...
Sampling image records from a collection based on a change metric
An image-record subject is identified for a plurality of image records in an image collection. Then, a sampling change-metric related to a changing ...
Recognizing image environment from image and position
A method of recognizing the environment of an image from an image and position information associated with the image includes acquiring the image and its...
Laser-ablatable elements and methods of use
A laser-ablatable element for direct laser engraving has a laser-ablatable, relief-forming layer that has a relief-image forming surface and a bottom surface....
Inkjet recording media with cationically-modified clay particles
An inkjet printing system, comprises an inkjet printer, an ink composition, and an inkjet recording media comprising a support, and coated on the support in...
Inkjet printers having micro-fluidic actuators
A printer includes (a) an ink reservoir containing ink and having an outlet through which the ink passes for ejection onto a print medium; (b) a micro-fluidic...
Micro-fluidic actuator for inkjet printers
An inkjet printing device includes an ink reservoir containing ink and having an outlet through which the ink passes for ejection onto a print medium; a...
Total internal reflection light valve
An imaging method includes emitting radiation from an illumination source towards a total internal reflection (TIR) modulator. At least one of the pixel regions...
System for optically adjusting an imaging head
The present invention relates to a system for optically adjusting a computer-to-plate (CTP) imaging head which includes an a light source (104), optical fiber...