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Kia Silverbrook: Ink jet print device and print head or print apparatus using the same. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 1, 2000: US06019457 (335 worldwide citation)

An ink jet print device includes a passageway for flowing ink having an outlet for ejecting ink at one end. The passageway has a portion where the cross-sectional dimensions of the passageway change. A generating device which generates energy for ejecting ink from the outlet is disposed on a surface ...


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Kia Silverbrook: Method of fabricating bubblejet print devices using semiconductor fabrication techniques. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 24, 1998: US05841452 (289 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating bubblejet print devices uses semiconductor fabrication techniques, and this method involves forming a heater means and an electrical connection to the heater means on a substrate, and forming a passageway through the substrate. A given end of the passageway is disposed adjace ...


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Kia Silverbrook: Multi-media device. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 15, 1996: US05566290 (123 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to multi-media products and, in particular, discloses a device (1) which permits both audio and video editing, storage, production and reproduction as well as a computer interface. The device (1) comprises video means (54-59) for receiving input video signals (51,52) an ...


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James Robert Metcalfe: Color conversion apparatus. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 15, 1998: US05809181 (103 worldwide citation)

A colour conversion apparatus maps image data from an input colour space (RGB) to an output colour space (CMYK). A transfer function between the colour spaces is known relevant to an appropriate display medium such as a printer and this is divided into intervals for interpolating between the colour ...


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William Clark Naylor Jr: Color conversion method. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 1, 1998: US05801854 (93 worldwide citation)

A method of displaying color images, intended to be displayed on a first color display device, on a second color display device having a color gamut (2) different from a color gamut (1) of the first color display device. The method includes a first step of determining a plurality of input extrema co ...


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Raymond Paul Higginbottom: Memory controller architecture. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 12, 2000: US06118724 (78 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for providing a number of ports with burst access to a DRAM array includes a memory array, a controller for controlling the memory array, a write device for writing to the memory array, a read device for reading from the memory array, a FIFO output buffer for temporarily storing data re ...


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George Politis: Methods and apparatus for optimizing the composition of graphical elements. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 28, 1998: US05745121 (69 worldwide citation)

A system, method and language for compositing or creating images is disclosed. The images typically comprise a plurality of graphical elements each including color and opacity information, The system utilizes operators having the graphical elements as operands in which the operators combine the oper ...


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Simon Robert Walmsley: Storyboard system for the simultaneous timing of multiple independent video animation clips. Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Canon, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 19, 1997: US05659792 (68 worldwide citation)

An automated storyboard system, which is updated for the creation of information sequences. The storyboard includes an array of cells arranged in columns, with the content of each cell indicating an information source having a certain active duration. For each column of the storyboard which contains ...


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Kia Silverbrook: High volume color image printer system. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 27, 1995: US05428464 (67 worldwide citation)

A parallel printing system is disclosed which is particularly useful for colour laser printing. The system includes a source of video image data generally derived from a scanner or a graphics system, and a plurality of print engines that, substantially simultaneously, print images output from the so ...


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Kia Silverbrook: Real-time processing system for animation images to be displayed on high definition television systems. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Canon Information Systems Research Australia, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 25, 1997: US05606652 (42 worldwide citation)

A real-time interactive entertainment device includes a host processor for controlling the operation of the device, a communicating device for receiving object based image data, and a real-time object (RTO) processor connected to the communication device for generating alterable animation image data ...