Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by Category: Main > Optical & Optics
Class Information
Number: 382/143
Name: Image analysis > Applications > Manufacturing or product inspection > Inspection of packaged consumer goods
Description: Subject matter wherein packaged products (e.g., cigarettes) or labels on the goods are inspected for irregularities in appearance or other defects.

Patents under this class:
1 2 3

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8620060 Model image acquisition support apparatus, model image acquisition support method, and model image acquisition support program Dec. 31, 2013
8605984 Cigarette inspection device Dec. 10, 2013
8600149 Method and system for electronic inspection of baggage and cargo Dec. 3, 2013
8594416 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program Nov. 26, 2013
8594417 Systems and methods for inspecting anodes and smelting management relating to the same Nov. 26, 2013
8584715 Optical filling control of pharmaceutical capsules in capsule filling machines Nov. 19, 2013
8577122 Method and device for testing cigarette packages wrapped with film Nov. 5, 2013
8571298 Method and apparatus for identifying and tallying objects Oct. 29, 2013
8559697 Mask inspection apparatus and image generation method Oct. 15, 2013
8548268 Device to analyze and determine the movement characteristics of products, in particular in a casting line, and relative method Oct. 1, 2013
8538127 Image processing method and image processing system Sep. 17, 2013
8538128 Method for determining the location of an additive in an article Sep. 17, 2013
8526705 Driven scanning alignment for complex shapes Sep. 3, 2013
8520077 Color-unevenness inspection apparatus and method Aug. 27, 2013
8488884 Method and apparatus for operating, interfacing and/or managing for at least one optical characteristic system for container handlers in a container yard Jul. 16, 2013
8483475 Inspection apparatus Jul. 9, 2013
8467593 Method and system for calculating weight of variable shape product manufactured from product blank Jun. 18, 2013
8462206 Image acquisition system Jun. 11, 2013
8442297 Methods of evaluating the quality of two-dimensional matrix dot-peened marks on objects and mark verification systems May. 14, 2013
8400503 Method and apparatus for automatic application and monitoring of a structure to be applied onto a substrate Mar. 19, 2013
8391587 Liquid crystal array inspection apparatus and method for correcting imaging range Mar. 5, 2013
8379963 Visual inspection system Feb. 19, 2013
8336761 Barcode verification Dec. 25, 2012
8320659 Method for customs inspection of baggage and cargo Nov. 27, 2012
8295583 System and method for automatic recognition of undetected assets Oct. 23, 2012
8285029 Device and method for optically sorting bulk material Oct. 9, 2012
8249298 Ultrasonic camera tracking system and associated methods Aug. 21, 2012
8223200 Package vision evaluation system Jul. 17, 2012
8160364 System and method for image registration based on variable region of interest Apr. 17, 2012
8121392 Embedded imaging and control system Feb. 21, 2012
8073239 Error detection system for verifying the construction of paper boxes Dec. 6, 2011
8055053 Physimetric property identification of physical object for process control Nov. 8, 2011
8041102 Tablet storage and take-out apparatus Oct. 18, 2011
8041084 System and method for collecting DNA and fingerprints Oct. 18, 2011
7995793 Occlusion detector for and method of detecting occlusion areas Aug. 9, 2011
7957580 Workpiece picking device Jun. 7, 2011
7933452 System and methods of image retrieval Apr. 26, 2011
7860271 Portable image monitoring and identifying device Dec. 28, 2010
7860296 Method and system for testing a display panel assembly Dec. 28, 2010
7844103 Microscopic inspection apparatus for reducing image smear using a pulsed light source and a linear-periodic superpositioned scanning scheme to provide extended pulse duration, and methods usef Nov. 30, 2010
7840030 Method for determining the change in position of an object in an item of luggage Nov. 23, 2010
7832181 Detection system Nov. 16, 2010
7815117 Method and apparatus for counterfeiting protection Oct. 19, 2010
7817822 Bi-directional tracking using trajectory segment analysis Oct. 19, 2010
7817847 Robot system with vision sensor Oct. 19, 2010
7813540 System and method for detecting nuclear material in shipping containers Oct. 12, 2010
7809158 Method and apparatus for detecting doubles in a singulated stream of flat articles Oct. 5, 2010
7800060 Pattern measurement method and pattern measurement system Sep. 21, 2010
7796820 Method for evaluation and stabilization over time of classification results Sep. 14, 2010
7792349 Method and device for inspecting a string of drugs Sep. 7, 2010

1 2 3

  Recently Added Patents
Method and apparatus for efficiently inserting fills in an integrated circuit layout
System and methods for facilitating and documenting user thinking and learning using enhanced interactive constructs
Mixture, especially spinning solution
Bipolar junction transistor with a self-aligned emitter and base
Anomalous data detection method
Magnetic recording medium, information storage device, and method of manufacturing magnetic recording medium
Stable pharmaceutical composition and methods of using same
  Randomly Featured Patents
Railway truck
Electronic mail server in which electronic mail is processed
Process and device for monitoring the degree of wear of a compression worm conveying plasticized material
Method and system of controlling sound and effects devices by a film strip
Target object detecting method, apparatus, and program
Position sensor
Electrically powered pump
Prepaid services with security provisions to protect against unauthorized use
Ballpoint pen
Battery accommodating device