Patents by Inventor Yoshiko Shindo

Yoshiko Shindo has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 5140375
    Abstract: The invention provides an apparatus for forming a toner image on plural types of recording materials. A transfer device includes a transfer belt to bring a recording material into contact with an imaging surface of photoreceptor so that the toner image is transferred to the recording material, and a charging device for charging the recording material carried on said transfer belt before the toner image is transferred to the recording material. The type of the recording material is detected and the charging device is controlled in accordance with the type of the recording material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 1991
    Date of Patent: August 18, 1992
    Assignee: Konica Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshiko Shindo, Jun-ichi Hamada, Yukio Okamoto