Patents by Inventor FUJIFILM CORPORATION

FUJIFILM CORPORATION 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).

  • Publication number: 20140137939
    Abstract: A solar-cell submodule sealed by an adhesive filler. A water-vapor-barrier film, a first adhesive filler layer, and a front-surface protection layer are layered on the front surface side of the solar-cell submodule, and a second adhesive filler layer and a back surface protection layer are layered on the back surface side of the solar cell submodule. A light-absorbing layer in the solar cell submodule comprises a CIGS film, and of the front surface protection layer and back surface protection layer, at least the front surface protection layer includes a plastic sheet. The plastic sheet has a heat-shrinkage ratio of not more than 0.04%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20140061496
    Abstract: There is provided a radiographic imaging device including: a radiation detector including plural radiographic image acquisition pixels that are arranged in a matrix in an imaging region for capturing a radiographic image and that acquire image information representing the radiographic image by converting applied radiation into electric charges and storing the electric charges and plural radiation detection pixels that are arranged in the imaging region, that have mutually different characteristics, and that detect the applied radiation by converting the applied radiation into electric charges and storing the electric charges; and a detecting unit that uses the radiation detection pixels selectively according to the characteristics to detect a state of application of the radiation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2013
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130308750
    Abstract: In a radiographic system and a radiographic image generating method that generate a phase contrast image and an absorption image of an subject, the absorption image in which density irregularity is removed or reduced is generated on the basis of a plurality of pieces of image data obtained for generating the phase contrast image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2013
    Publication date: November 21, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130300254
    Abstract: A piezoelectric device includes: a substrate; a lower electrode provided on a substrate; a piezoelectric film provided by being laminated on the lower electrode, the piezoelectric film being formed of lead zirconate titanate (PZT) containing 6 at % or more in atomic composition percentage of at least one type of metal element selected from V group and VI group; an oxide electrode layer provided by being laminated on the piezoelectric film; a first metal electrode layer containing an oxidation-resistant precious metal provided by being laminated on the oxide electrode layer; a second metal electrode layer provided by being laminated on the first metal electrode layer; and a wire connected to the second metal electrode layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: November 14, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130296606
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (I): wherein, in formula (I), R represents a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group having 1 to 4 carbon atom(s); Ra represents a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group, an aryl group, or a heterocyclic group; X represents a halogen atom, or an alkyl- or aryl-sulfonyloxy group; L represents a divalent linking group; Z represents a (n+1)-valent organic group; and n represents an integer of 1 to 6, a plurality of Rs and Ras and Xs may be the same or different from each other, respectively, and when n represents 2 to 6, a plurality of Ls may be the same or different from each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2013
    Publication date: November 7, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130222884
    Abstract: There is provided an electrophoretic particle, which contains a colored particle containing a charged group-containing polymer and a coloring agent, and a branched silicone-based polymer being attached to the colored particle and containing, as copolymerization components, a reactive monomer and at least one monomer selected from specific monomers, and a particle dispersion liquid for display, a display medium and a display device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2012
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicants: FUJIFILM CORPORATION, FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130222910
    Abstract: An optical film having: a hard coat layer; an optically anisotropic layer; and a transparent support, wherein the optically anisotropic layer contains a liquid crystalline compound and a binder, the hard coat layer, the transparent support, and the optically anisotropic layer are laminated in this order, a surface of the optically anisotropic layer contains a fluorine-containing compound not forming covalent bond with the binder of the optically anisotropic layer, a surface of the optical film on the hard coat layer-formed side contains a fluorine-containing or silicone series compound being fixed by covalent bond, and a topmost surface properties of the optical film on hard coat layer-formed side satisfies the specific conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222886
    Abstract: A dispersion liquid for display including: a dispersion medium; and floating particles which are dispersed and float in the dispersion medium, wherein the floating particles containing: core particles including a colorant and a hydrophilic resin; and a shell covering a surface of each of the core particles and containing a hydrophobic resin with a difference in a solubility parameter of 7.95 (J/cm3)1/2 or more, the solubility parameter which is represented as SP value with respect to the dispersion medium.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2012
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicants: FUJIFILM CORPORATION, FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222467
    Abstract: An image forming method including applying a treatment liquid; and applying a first ink containing a pigment, water, and polymer particles of with the content is 1.0 mass % to 3.0 mass %, and applying a second ink having a different hue to the first ink onto the applied first ink at an ink droplet speed of 6 m/sec to 10 m/sec to form a multi-color image, in which an interval from a landing time point of the first ink to a landing time point of the second ink is 200 msec or less, and a dot diameter ?2 of the second ink, and a dot diameter ?1 of the second ink in an ink droplet amount equal to an ink droplet amount in the forming of the multi-color image satisfy a relationship of 0.90??2/?1?1.10.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130222501
    Abstract: An image forming method has applying an ink composition which includes: at least a pigment, water, and polyvalent (meth)acrylamide of 3.0 mass % or more and 15.0 mass % or less with respect to the entire ink composition as a polymerizable compound, to a coated paper having a pigment layer on at least one surface of a support in which cellulose pulp is a main component, using an ink jet method; at least drying the applied ink composition; and curing the ink composition on the coated paper by irradiating the active energy rays at an illuminance of 1 W/cm2 or more and 2 W/cm2 or less to the ink composition which has undergone drying processing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: Fujifilm Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222563
    Abstract: An electronic endoscopic apparatus includes an endoscopic scope, an imaging device provided in the endoscopic scope, a signal processing unit processing a captured image signal obtained by the imaging device to generate an observation image, a monitor device displaying the observation image, and a control unit controlling the signal processing unit to generate a high definition observation image and a high sensitivity observation image as the observation image, in which the control unit makes the signal processing unit generate the high sensitivity observation image at the time of screening the inside of the biological body, and generate the high definition observation image at the time of precise inspecting for an interest area in the body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222313
    Abstract: An image editing apparatus has editing functions for editing a still image displayed on a screen of an LCD. The image editing apparatus is provided with a touch panel, a judgment section, and a display controller. The judgment section determines which of the editing functions is requested to be executed, in accordance with how a second touch operation is performed while a first touch operation on the still image on the touch panel is maintained. The display controller executes the editing function determined by the judgment section, and displays an edited image on the LCD.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222500
    Abstract: An inkjet recording method comprising a jetting step using a paper sheet, wherein a decay rate of ultrasonic transmittance through the paper sheet after five seconds with respect to ultrasonic transmittance through the paper sheet immediately after immersion of the paper sheet in pure water is from 4% to 26%, and jetting aqueous ultraviolet-curable ink onto a front surface of the paper sheet with an inkjet recording head; a conveyance step of conveying the paper sheet to an exposure section such that an amount of time from the jetting step until exposing the aqueous ultraviolet-curable ink on the paper sheet to ultraviolet light is from 1 second to 8 seconds; and an exposure step of exposing the aqueous ultraviolet-curable ink on the paper sheet to ultraviolet light to thereby cure the aqueous ultraviolet-curable ink.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: Fujifilm Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222885
    Abstract: There is provided a dispersion liquid for electrophoretic display, containing a dispersion medium 50, a colored electrophoretic particle group 34 that is dispersed in the dispersion medium and migrates in the dispersion medium according to an electric field, a non-electrophoretic particle group 36 that is dispersed without migrating in the dispersion medium and has a color different from that of the electrophoretic particle group, and a compound having a neutral polar group and a hydrophobic group, which is contained in the dispersion medium in a ratio of about 0.01 to about 1 mass % based on the entire dispersion liquid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2012
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicants: FUJIFILM CORPORATION, FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222924
    Abstract: Disposing from an object side in the order of a positive first lens group which is fixed at the time of zooming, a negative second lens group which is moved at the time of zooming, an aperture stop, a positive third lens group which is fixed at the time of zooming, and a fourth lens group which is moved along the optical axis at the time of zooming to correct a change in image plane position arising from the zooming for focusing. When a refractive index of the third group first lens with respect to d-line, a focal length of the third group, and focal lengths of the overall lens system at a wide angle end and a telephoto end are taken as Nd31, f3, fw, and ft respectively, conditional expressions (1): 1.77<Nd31 and (2): 0.8<f3/(fw·ft)1/2<1.6 are simultaneously satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130222479
    Abstract: There is provided an inkjet recording apparatus including: plural jetting heads that jet respectively different types of photocurable color inks onto a conveyed recording medium and which, when layer-jetting the different types of photocurable color inks onto the recording medium, first jet the photocurable color ink having the largest light blocking effect among the plural photocurable color inks that the plural jetting heads layer-jet; and an irradiation device that applies light to the photocurable color inks that have been jetted onto the recording medium.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2012
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130222882
    Abstract: A polymer dispersant for image display particles, including a copolymer having a repeating unit derived from a polymer component with a silicone chain, a repeating unit derived from a hydrophobic polymer component other than the polymer component with a silicone chain, and a repeating unit derived from a polymer component with a polyalkylene glycol structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2012
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicants: FUJIFILM CORPORATION, FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130222546
    Abstract: A plurality of pixels PD1, PD2 for detecting the phase difference are treated as a pixel group, and a slit 46, which makes incident light entering into each of the pixels of the pixel group PD1, PD2 asymmetrical, is formed in between optical elements (microlenses) 43 formed at an upper layer at the light-entering side of the pixel group PD1, PD2, and in between intermediate refractive-index layers 45. The side faces of the slit 46 are made to be light reflecting faces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Publication number: 20130224074
    Abstract: Higher economic efficiency is ensured in a chromatographic measurement even when a chromatographic measurement apparatus is used at a place with risk of contamination of testing equipment. A chromatographic measurement apparatus includes an apparatus main body and a measurement unit, wherein the apparatus main body and the measurement unit are configured to be capable of wireless communication of a signal representing measurement information obtained by the measurement unit and capable of mutual pairing setting. The apparatus main body includes a storage section for storing the measurement information, an extracting section for extracting, from a signal obtained via wireless communication, a signal from the measurement unit paired with the apparatus main body based on the pairing setting, and a display section for displaying the measurement information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
  • Publication number: 20130223101
    Abstract: The light guide plate includes two or more layers superposed on each other in a direction substantially perpendicular to a light exit surface and containing scattering particles at different particle concentrations. The thicknesses of the two or more layers in the direction substantially perpendicular to the light exit surface are changed so that the combined particle concentration of the light guide plate has, in a direction perpendicular to at least one light incidence surface, a first local maximum value on at least one side closer to the at least one light incidence surface and a second local maximum value located at a position farther from the at least one light incidence surface than at least one position of the first local maximum value and being larger than the first local maximum value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventor: FUJIFILM CORPORATION