Patents Assigned to Fujifilm Corporation
  • Publication number: 20220143998
    Abstract: Provided is an image recording method including applying a pretreatment liquid containing water and a resin X and an ink containing water and a colorant onto a resin base material A which has a specific distortion rate and to which a tension is applied, to obtain an image, heating the image to a temperature Td and drying the image, and cooling the image to a temperature Tr, in which ?total calculated by Equation (1) is 40 kgf/cm2 or less. E(Td) represents an elastic modulus of the resin X at the temperature Td, ?(Td) represents an expansion coefficient of the resin base material A under specific conditions, E(T) represents an elastic modulus of the resin X at a temperature T of the image in the cooling, ?r(T) represents a linear expansion coefficient of the resin X at the temperature T, and ?s(T) represents a linear expansion coefficient of the resin base material A under specific conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Takeshi MIYATO, Michio ARAI, Yusuke FUJII, Kenji SHIROKANE
  • Publication number: 20220144760
    Abstract: There are provided a method of producing a carbonyl compound by a flow type reaction, including introducing a triphosgene solution into a flow channel (I), bringing the triphosgene solution into contact with a solid catalyst immobilized in at least a part of the flow channel (I) to generate a phosgene solution while the triphosgene solution is flowing through the flow channel (I), joining the phosgene solution and an active hydrogen-containing compound solution that flows inside the flow channel (II), which are subsequently allowed to flow downstream inside a reaction flow channel to be reacted in a presence of a tertiary amine, and obtaining a carbonyl compound in a joining solution; and a flow type reaction system that is suitable for carrying out this production method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Ryo NISHIO, Kenji WADA
  • Publication number: 20220142608
    Abstract: An ultrasound diagnostic apparatus (1) includes an imaging unit (5) that causes a transducer array (2) to transmit an ultrasound beam toward the subject, and receives an ultrasound echo from the subject to acquire an ultrasound image; a standard information acquisition unit (10) that acquires standard information including standards relating to at least one type of vascular insertion object; a type specifying unit (11) that specifies a type of the insertion object that a user is trying to insert into the blood vessel of the subject; a blood vessel extraction unit (8) that extracts the blood vessel by analyzing the ultrasound image; an insertability determination unit (12) that determines insertability of the insertion object with respect to the extracted blood vessel on the basis of the acquired standard information and the specified type of the insertion object; and a notification unit (13) that notifies of a determination result.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Tsuyoshi MATSUMOTO
  • Publication number: 20220142616
    Abstract: A probe-side processor generates image information data on the basis of a sound ray signal generated, and the image information data generated by the probe-side processor is stored in a probe-side cine-memory. In a case where a freeze mode is designated, the past image information data stored in the probe-side cine-memory is wirelessly transmitted from the probe-side wireless communication circuit, and a terminal-side processor displays an ultrasound image on a monitor on the basis of the past image information data received by a terminal-side wireless communication circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Hiroshi MURAKAMI
  • Publication number: 20220143634
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a spray device that can separately apply a coating liquid, and can form a dense organic substance film having high uniformity, and a spray coating method. To achieve the object, the spray device includes: a spray; an air flow forming unit that forms an air flow for restricting a flying space of a coating liquid sprayed by the spray; and a space heating unit that heats the flying space of the coating liquid from outside of the air flow formed by the air flow forming unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Eijiro IWASE, Yasushi KIKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20220148776
    Abstract: The magnetic tape includes a non-magnetic support, a magnetic layer that includes ferromagnetic powder having an average particle volume of 2,500 nm3 or less on one surface side of the non-magnetic support, and a back coating layer that includes non-magnetic powder on the other surface side of the non-magnetic support, in which the ferromagnetic powder is ferromagnetic powder selected from the group consisting of hexagonal ferrite powder and ?-iron oxide powder, and a ratio (PSD5?m-PSDmag/PSD10?m-PSDbc) of the magnetic layer and the back coating layer is in a range of 0.0050 to 0.20. A magnetic tape cartridge and a magnetic recording and reproducing apparatus include the magnetic tape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Shinji Tsujimoto
  • Publication number: 20220143999
    Abstract: Provided is an image recording method including applying an ink containing water, a resin X, and a colorant onto a resin base material A which has a specific distortion rate and to which a tension is applied, to obtain an image, heating the image to a temperature Td and drying the image, and cooling the image to a temperature Tr, in which ?total calculated by Equation (1) is 40 kgf/cm2 or less. E(Td) represents an elastic modulus of the resin X at the temperature Td, ?(Td) represents an expansion coefficient of the resin base material A under specific conditions, E(T) represents an elastic modulus of the resin X at a temperature T of the image in the cooling, ?r(T) represents a linear expansion coefficient of the resin X at the temperature T, and ?s(T) represents a linear expansion coefficient of the resin base material A under specific conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Takeshi Miyato, Michio Arai, Yusuke Fujii, Kenji Shirokane
  • Publication number: 20220148150
    Abstract: The crack evaluation apparatus includes a crack information acquiring unit that performs image processing on a captured image of a structure and acquires crack information about cracks of the structure; a crack vector generating unit that generates crack vectors on the basis of the acquired crack information, and generates, among the crack vectors that are generated, a coupling crack vector coupling, according to a coupling standard, crack vectors that are spatially separated from each other; a display unit that displays, in a classified manner, the crack vectors and the coupling crack vector that are generated; an operating unit that accepts a user operation for editing the crack vectors and the coupling crack vector that are displayed; and an evaluation unit that acquires an evaluation result of the cracks of the structure on the basis of crack information of the crack vectors and the coupling crack vector that are edited.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Kazuma MATSUMOTO
  • Publication number: 20220146933
    Abstract: Provided are a coloring resin composition including a resin, a coloring material, and an organic solvent, in which the resin includes at least one repeating unit selected from the group consisting of repeating units each represented by any one of Formula (1-1), Formula (1-2), Formula (1-3), Formula (1-4), or Formula (1-5), a proportion of a total amount of the repeating units each represented by any one of Formula (1-1), Formula (1-2), Formula (1-3), Formula (1-4), or Formula (1-5) with respect to a total molar amount of all repeating units included in the resin exceeds 60 mol %, and a content of the coloring material is 30 mass % or more with respect to a total solid content of the composition; a film; a color filter; a solid-state imaging element; and an image display device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Masaomi MAKINO, Takashi KAWASHIMA
  • Publication number: 20220145181
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a compound having an excellent rate of change in HTP caused by exposure. Another object of the present invention is to provide a liquid crystal composition formed of the compound, a cured product, an optically anisotropic body, and a reflective film. The compound of the present invention is represented by General Formula (1). In General Formula (1), a portion where a solid line and a broken line are parallel to each other represents a single bond or a double bond. In General Formula (1), X1 to X8 each independently represent a hydrogen atom or a monovalent substituent. However, at least one of X1, X3, X5, or X7 and at least one of X2, X4, X6, or X8 represent a substituent including a group represented by General Formula (2). In General Formula (2), Z represents a single bond or —O—. Y1 and Y2 each independently represent a hydrogen atom or a hydrocarbon group not including an aryl group. *1 and *2 represent bonding positions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yuko SUZUKI, Keisuke KODAMA
  • Publication number: 20220145009
    Abstract: Provided are a coloring resin composition including a resin, a coloring material, and a solvent, in which the resin is a polyimide or polyimide precursor including a repeating unit represented by Formula (1-1) or Formula (1-2), and a content of the coloring material is 30 mass % or more with respect to a total solid content of the composition; a film; a color filter; a solid-state imaging element; and an image display device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Masaomi MAKINO, Takashi KAWASHIMA
  • Publication number: 20220145183
    Abstract: Provided is a laser oscillation element including a cholesteric liquid crystal layer, in which even in a case where the intensity of excitation light is weak, laser oscillation can be induced. The laser oscillation element includes a cholesteric liquid crystal layer obtained by cholesteric alignment of a liquid crystal compound, in which in a cross-section of the cholesteric liquid crystal layer observed with a scanning electron microscope, bright portions and dark portions derived from the cholesteric liquid crystalline phase are tilted with respect to a main surface of the cholesteric liquid crystal layer, the cholesteric liquid crystal layer includes a colorant that emits light by excitation, and a luminescence wavelength range of the colorant and a selective reflection wavelength range of the cholesteric liquid crystal layer at least partially overlap each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yukito SAITOH, Katsumi SASATA, Makoto SHIMIZU
  • Publication number: 20220148294
    Abstract: A learning image generation device includes an image acquisition unit that acquires a learning image, and a variation learning image generation unit that generates a variation learning image by adding a variation in which an output of a model deviates from a target value to a pixel value of at least one pixel that constitutes the learning image in a case in which the learning image acquired by the image acquisition unit is input to the model.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Sadato AKAHORI
  • Publication number: 20220146937
    Abstract: An actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition contains (A) a resin having a polarity that increases by an action of an acid, (B) a photoacid generator, (P) an amine oxide, and (D) an acid diffusion control agent (provided that acid diffusion control agents corresponding to the amine oxide are excluded), in which a content of the amine oxide (P) is from 0.01 ppm to 1,000 ppm with respect to a total mass of the actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition, and a mass ratio of the acid diffusion control agent (D) to the amine oxide (P) is more than 1 and 10,000 or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Naoya Hatakeyama, Yasunori Yonekuta, Takamitsu Tomiga, Kohei Higashi, Fumihiro Yoshino
  • Publication number: 20220146842
    Abstract: An image forming optical system consists of a first optical system and a second optical system in order from a magnification side. An intermediate image is formed between the first optical system and the second optical system. Among the aspherical lenses included in the first optical system, a specific lens, which is the aspherical lens closest to the intermediate image on the optical path, has a meniscus shape of which a surface is convex toward the reduction side in a paraxial region. The image forming optical system satisfies a maximum image height, a focal length, and predetermined conditional expressions for the specific lens.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2021
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Akiko NAGAHARA
  • Publication number: 20220148286
    Abstract: A learning unit derives, from a target image including at least one tubular structure, in a case where an image for learning and ground-truth data of a graph structure included in the image for learning are input to an extraction model which extracts a feature vector of a plurality of nodes constituting a graph structure of the tubular structure, a loss between nodes on the graph structure included in the image for learning on the basis of an error between a feature vector distance between nodes belonging to the same graph structure and a topological distance which is a distance on a route of the graph structure between the nodes, and performs learning of the extraction model on the basis of the loss.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Deepak KESHWANI
  • Publication number: 20220146891
    Abstract: Provided is a method of manufacturing an optical element and an optical element, in which an alignment pattern can be formed with high manufacturing efficiency and high accuracy, an increase in manufacturing time caused by an increase in size can be suppressed, and a liquid crystal compound can be appropriately aligned. The method is a method of manufacturing an optical element, the optical element including a liquid crystal layer that is formed of a liquid crystal composition including a liquid crystal compound, an alignment film that aligns the liquid crystal compound of the liquid crystal layer, and a support, the method including: an alignment film forming step of forming the alignment film having a periodic unevenness shape on the support, the unevenness shape having a tilted surface that is tilted with respect to a surface of the support; and a liquid crystal layer forming step of forming the liquid crystal layer on the alignment film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi SATO, Katsumi SASATA, Yukito SAITOH, Keisuke KODAMA
  • Publication number: 20220146918
    Abstract: A control device of a projection apparatus that projects an image from a display portion displaying the image based on input image data to a projection object through an optical system, includes: a correction portion that corrects the input image data by performing first processing of increasing pixel values of pixels of the input image data corresponding to a specific region determined by a light quantity distribution in a surface of the projection object in the image projected to the projection object, and second processing of uniformly decreasing each of pixel values of pixels of the input image data by a first pixel amount.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Kazuki INOUE, Akihiro ISHIZUKA, Tomonori MASUDA, Kazuki ISHIDA
  • Publication number: 20220146742
    Abstract: Provided are a backlight unit and a liquid crystal display device including the backlight unit, the backlight unit being capable of switching between viewing angles in the liquid crystal display device and having a configuration in which the brightness values of emitted light on the “+” side and the “?” side at a polar angle with respect to the normal line are symmetric to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Fumitake MITOBE, Keisuke KODAMA, Katsumi SASATA, Yukito SAITOH
  • Patent number: 11330188
    Abstract: There is provided a camera of which operability is good regardless of the brightness of the surrounding environment. The brightness of the surrounding environment is detected by a brightness detection unit provided in a camera. The contents of settings of the camera are displayed on a sub-display 18 in a situation in which the surrounding environment is bright. The contents of settings of the camera and an image representing the set state of a shutter speed dial 33 are displayed on the sub-display 18 in a case in which the surrounding environment is dark.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroaki Takao, Kentaro Tokiwa, Hirofumi Horii, Yuichi Fujimura, Takeshi Misawa, Atsushi Misawa