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Ink jet ink cartridge with vented wick
A method for assembling an ink cartridge, the method includes the steps of providing a reservoir body having a fluid discharge port including a rim; inserting a...
Print engine productivity module inverter
A productivity module for increasing duplex throughput of a first print engine includes a second print engine, a controller, and an inverter. The controller is...
Determining the age of a human subject in a digital image
The age class of a human subject is ascertained in a digital image. The subject has a redeye defect pair; each defect having one or more defect pixels. In the...
Image file for storing digital images and ancillary data values using
multiple encoding methods
An image format for storing digital images within a baseline DCT compatible bitstream comprises entropy coded image data, a first application marker storing a...
Method for selective deposition and devices
A chemical vapor deposition method such as an atomic-layer-deposition method for forming a patterned thin film includes applying a deposition inhibitor material...
Color intermediate motion picture film
Silver halide photographic elements that are color intermediate motion picture films have at least one green sensitive silver halide emulsion that includes a...
Photosensitive laminated original printing plate for letterpress printing
and process for producing letterpress...
A photosensitive laminated original printing plate for letterpress printing that does not contaminate developers, being capable of suppressing a cost increase...
Drop on demand print head with fluid stagnation point at nozzle opening
A drop on demand ink jet print head has a chamber with a plurality of liquid passages into and out of said chamber, such that liquid is continuously moved into...
Device for depositing sheets in a stack
The present invention relates to a device for depositing sheets for a printing machine, said device comprising at least one rotating drivable sheet transport...
Developer system and method for providing variable flow rate of developer
in an electrographic printer
A developer system and method for an electrographic printer is provided that provides a variable rate of developer flow to the photoconductor drum of the...
Facilitating video clip identification from a video sequence
A system and method for facilitating video clip identification from a video sequence is provided. According to various embodiments of the present invention, a...
Image capturing apparatus for adjusting an exposure value that is set
lower than the correct exposure value
In an image capturing apparatus, a hue shift is prevented. A digital camera has a gray level correction function. Image data obtained with a CCD 10 is divided...
Image sensor for still or video photography
An image sensor includes a plurality of vertical CCDs; first HCCD receiving charge packets from even numbered vertical CCDs; and a second HCCD receiving charge...
Varying camera self-determination based on subject motion
In a method and digital camera, an initial set of evaluation images are captured. A plurality of characteristics of the initial set of evaluation images are...
Method of making thermal imaging elements
A method of co-extrusion is used to prepare a thermal imaging element such as a thermal dye receiver element. In this method, two or three of an image receiving...
Kinematic mirror mount adjustable from two directions
A kinematic optical mount comprising a frame supporting an optical element; a base member having first and second surfaces and providing magnetic attraction to...
Method and system for converting a document
A printing system includes a converter for replacing graphic elements of a color matched document (104). Conversion replaces original elements (2-4) with...
Determining position of a media page using a slot in the imaging drum
A method for determining a position of a mechanical edge of a reference edge of a sheet of recording media relative to a first edge of a drum slot in a...
Processes for the crystallization of 2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutanediol
Disclosed is a novel process for the continuous crystallization of a mixture of cis-2,2,4,4-tetramethylcyclobutanediol and ...
Polyvinyl ultraviolet light absorbers for personal care
UV-absorbing polymers and copolymers suitable for Composition into sunscreens for the protection of human skin. The UV-absorbing chromophoric monomers chosen...
Exfoliated nanocomposites and articles containing same
A polymeric nanocomposite comprises a non-polar hyperbranched polystyrene resin. An exfoliated or intercalated onium functionalized clay is dispersed within the...
Method and apparatus for dispersion of high-surface-area, low-bulk-density
The present invention generally relates to methods of preparing stable colloidal dispersions of nanoparticulate size fumed silica particles. More particularly,...
Component fabrication using thermal resist materials
A method for producing a patterned material for electronic or photonic circuits, comprising the steps of: p) providing a substrate; q) coating the substrate...
Afocal attachment for projection lens
A projection apparatus has a spatial light modulator to modulate illumination from a laser light source. A base projection lens has, from its long conjugate...
Full function maintenance station
An apparatus and method of operating a maintenance station in a printer are provided. The method includes providing a feed roller shaft including an end, the...
Continuous printing using temperature lowering pulses
A printer includes a printhead and a source of liquid. The printhead includes a nozzle bore. The liquid is under pressure sufficient to eject a column of the...
Image capture apparatus with indicator
An integrated image capture apparatus for use in a two-way communication with a remote display, includes an image capture device for capturing still or video...
Polyester compositions which comprise cyclobutanediol having certain
Described are polyester compositions comprising (a) a dicarboxylic acid component comprising terephthalic acid residues; optionally, aromatic dicarboxylic acid...
Actuating transistor including reduced channel length
A method of actuating a semiconductor device includes providing a transistor. The transistor includes a substrate. A first electrically conductive material...
Guide rail for carriage printer
A printer includes a carriage and a channel for guiding the carriage along a path. The carriage includes a protrusion extending from the carriage. The channel...
System and method of authenicating a digitally captured image
A system and method of authenticating a digital still image captured using a digital image capture device. To process the digital still image for later...
Magnetic scavenger for an electrostatographic printer
An apparatus and method for managing magnetic carrier in an electrostatographic printer including an apparatus for directing magnetic carrier from a...
Color error diffusion with error signal offset
A method for multi-toning an input digital image having input pixels with two or more color channels to form an output digital image having modified output...
Method for automatically generating a dynamic digital metadata record from
digitized hardcopy media
The present disclosure relates to automatically generating a dynamic set of metadata from digitized hardcopy media. The technique includes scanning the image...
Apparatus for controlling peel position in a printer
An electromechanical system and a printer for maintaining a peel location of media impressed on a receiving substrate. A mounted optical probe has at least one...
N,N'-di(arylalkyl)-substituted naphthalene-based tetracarboxylic diimide
compounds as n-type semiconductor...
A thin film transistor comprises a layer of organic semiconductor material comprising a tetracarboxylic diimide naphthalene-based compound having, attached to...
Fluidics coating apparatus and method for surface treating of toner and
An apparatus (10) for surface treating particulate material (M) with surface treatment particles (S) includes a substantially cylindrical body (12) having a top...
Media measurement with sensor array
A method for measuring dimensions of a stack of medium in a media input location of an imaging system, includes emitting light along a direction that is at a...
Digital image cropping using a blended map
An improved method for cropping a main subject from a digital image is disclosed. A skin color map and face map are independently computed and then blended to...
Printing management system
A remote proofing system (10) on an information network (400) includes a networked controller (20) configured to be a master proofing controller and at least...
Digital camera using multiple image sensors to provide improved temporal
A method and apparatus for capturing image data from multiple image sensors and generating an output image sequence are disclosed. The multiple image sensors...
Optimized liquid-phase oxidation
Disclosed is an optimized process and apparatus for more efficiently and economically carrying out the liquid-phase oxidation of an oxidizable compound. Such...
Flexible substrate with electronic devices and traces
A method of manufacturing an electronic device (10) provides a substrate (20) that has a plastic material and has a metallic coating on one surface. A portion...
Method of manufacturing a low cost intermediate transfer member
The present invention is a process for making an intermediate transfer member. The process includes forming an endless belt by seaming two ends of a substrate...
Inks for inkjet printing
A printing ink for inkjet printing for improving the durability and image quality of an inkjet image including: a) a liquid carrier; b) ionic dye molecules with...
Data-providing-component securing mechanism for printing apparatus
The present invention pertains to a data-providing component securing mechanism for a printing apparatus reservoir. According to embodiments of the present...
Method and device of controlling sheets in a digital printing machine
The invention relates to a method of controlling sheets in a digital printing machine, wherein the arrival of at least one sheet in a transport path is detected...
System and method for generating a work of communication with supplemental
A system for selecting, managing, sharing and displaying content data files in a manner that takes into the account the contextual significance of said content...
Determining presentation effects for a sequence of digital content records
Various embodiments of the present invention pertain to determining presentation effects for a sequence of digital content records based at least upon a...
Method for controlling peel position in a printer
A method for maintaining a peel location and for peeling a layer of media from a surface in a thermal printer. An optical probe, that includes a light source...