Patents by Inventor Haruhisa Shimoda

Haruhisa Shimoda 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: 4078253
    Abstract: Pattern information for production of a Jacquard pattern by a knitting or a weaving machine is automatically and quickly obtained. A pattern drawn on a sheet by a designer is converted to an analog type electrical signal by a television camera, and said analog signal is converted to a digital signal according to each color of each picture element. Said digital signal is stored in a digital memory. After the edition of said digital signal in the memory, the digital signal which defines the color of each picture element is applied to a knitting or a weaving machine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 1975
    Date of Patent: March 7, 1978
    Assignee: Kanebo Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshihiro Kajiura, Chiaki Masaki, Masahiro Mori, Toshibumi Sakata, Haruhisa Shimoda