Patents by Inventor Hiroshi Saito

Hiroshi Saito 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: 20190369808
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus including circuitry configured to control output of a first content according to first content information, determine information related to a real object which is different from a manipulation body used for content selection or object manipulation by a user, and control output of a second content, which is different from the first content, according to second content information, wherein the second content information is based on the first content information and the determined information related to the real object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2019
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tetsuo IKEDA, Hiroshi SAITO, Maya KAMACHI, Yu HAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20190369355
    Abstract: There is provided a camera module including a stacked lens structure including a plurality of lens substrates. The plurality of lens substrates includes a first lens substrate including a first lens that is disposed at an inner side of a through-hole formed in the first lens substrate, and a second lens substrate including a second lens that is disposed at an inner side of a through-hole formed in the second lens substrate, wherein the first lens substrate is directly bonded to the second lens substrate. The camera module further includes an electromagnetic drive unit configured to adjust a distance between the stacked lens structure and a light-receiving element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2018
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Applicant: SONY SEMICONDUCTOR SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Munekatsu FUKUYAMA, Hiroyasu MATSUGAI, Hiroyuki ITOU, Suguru SAITO, Keiji OHSHIMA, Masanori IWASAKI, Toshihiko HAYASHI, Shuzo SATO, Nobutoshi FUJII, Hiroshi TAZAWA, Toshiaki SHIRAIWA, Yusuke MORIYA, Minoru ISHIDA
  • Patent number: 10496393
    Abstract: A first control device includes a data processing controller that generates and transfers information indicating a current operating condition of the first control device and information indicating a current operating condition of a vehicle, and transfers a most recent version of a security program, to which the program is to be updated, to a second control device, while the second control device, having received the most recent version of the security program from the first control device, specifies the current operating condition of the vehicle on the basis of the information obtained from the first control device, and when the specified current operating condition matches a vehicle operating condition in which processing for updating the program to the most recent version of the security program is possible, executes processing for updating the program to the most recent version of the security program.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Okuyama, Toshinori Matsui, Hiroyuki Saito
  • Patent number: 10483594
    Abstract: A positive electrode plate (11) includes a current collector (30) and a mixture layer (31) disposed on the current collector (30). The mixture layer (31) has a thin portion (32) with a thickness of less than 200 ?m disposed on an inner coil half of the current collector (30) and a thick portion (33) having a larger thickness than the thin portion (32), the thick portion (33) having a yield loop height H measured by a stiffness test of 6 mm<H<15 mm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignees: PANASONIC CORPORATION, SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Kawada, Motoharu Saito, Kenichi Hotehama, Yoshinori Aoki
  • Publication number: 20190344180
    Abstract: Methods and apparatus provide for downloading application software from a server, including: downloading the application software from the server, where a first application software file contains only a portion of the application software, and a second application software file contains more than the portion of the application software; executing the application software and generating application images based thereon, where execution of the first application software file contains enough of the application software to execute a limited amount of the application software; and displaying the application images on a display screen based on the execution of the application software, where the acquisition unit begins downloading the second application software file in a background process after downloading the first application software file and at least partially during the execution of the first application software file.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Inventors: Kenichi lmai, Shigeru Enomoto, Hiroshi Saito, Toshimasa Aoki, Satoshi Hashimoto
  • Publication number: 20190332913
    Abstract: An RFID tag includes an antenna extending in a longitudinal direction and a reinforcing member extending such that the center thereof projects to opposite sides in a transverse direction. The reinforcing member includes first and second crossover edge portions crossing with the antenna at one and the other side in the longitudinal direction, a first inclination edge portion inclined so as to approach the antenna from the center side toward one side in the longitudinal direction, a second inclination edge portion inclined so as to approach the antenna from the center side toward the other side in the longitudinal direction, a third inclination edge portion inclined so as to approach the antenna from the center side toward one side in the longitudinal direction, and a fourth inclination edge portion inclined so as to approach the antenna from the center side toward the other side in the longitudinal direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Applicants: FUJITSU LIMITED, FUJITSU FRONTECH LIMITED
    Inventors: Hiroshi Onuki, Shunji Baba, Yoshiyasu Sugimura, Tsuyoshi Niwata, Hideo Miyazawa, Mimpei Miura, Akihiko Saito
  • Patent number: 10457143
    Abstract: In a fastening structure and an accelerator pedal device using the fastening structure, a screw is inserted into a screw insertion hole of a cover from a side of the cover facing away from a housing, and the screw is screwed into a screwing hole of a fastening portion of the housing. An annular space is provided between an edge of the screw insertion hole and the fastening portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tetsuo Hariu, Haruhiko Suzuki, Takehiro Saito, Hiroshi Saji
  • Patent number: 10456965
    Abstract: A composite (100) comprises: an integrally molded article of two or more function parts (111) made of a cured material of a liquid resin composition and two or more connection parts (112); and a retention part (120) made of a resin composition different from the liquid resin composition and having two or more through-holes (121) or concave parts. The function parts (111) are respectively arranged inside the through-holes (121) or the concave parts of the retention part (120). The connection parts (112) are joined to a surface of the retention part (120).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Enplas Corporation
    Inventors: Shuji Tatsuno, Hiroshi Motoki, Tomohiro Saito, Yuya Oshima
  • Patent number: 10442886
    Abstract: Provided is a mechanochromic resin by which a stress applied to a material can be visualized in real time, and a mechanochromic luminescent material that is used in the synthesis of the mechanochromic resin. Stress can be visualized in real time by means of a mechanochromic luminescent material represented by formula (1) or formula (2) and a mechanochromic resin obtained by crosslinking the mechanochromic luminescent material. [Chemical formula 1] (In the formula, Y1 and Y2 each denote a substituent group that inhibits aggregation of the mechanochromic luminescent material represented by formula (1), and Y1 and Y2 may be same as or different from each other. Z1 and Z2 each denote a polymerizable group, and may be same as or different from each other.) [Chemical formula 2] (In the formula, Y1 and Y2 each denote a substituent group that inhibits aggregation of the mechanochromic luminescent material represented by formula (2), and Y1 and Y2 may be same as or different from each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Science and Technology Agency
    Inventors: Hiroshi Yabu, Yuta Saito, Shohei Saito, Shigehiro Yamaguchi, Shunpei Nobusue
  • Publication number: 20190299480
    Abstract: A micromachining method, a die manufacturing method, and a micromachining apparatus performing accurate micromachining on a surface of a workpiece at high speed. A micromachining apparatus having a cutting tool and a vibration unit for vibrating the cutting tool in a first direction is used. The angle formed between an average cutting direction of the cutting tool and the first direction is set to fall within a range of 20° to 120°. Recesses and protrusions are formed on a surface of a workpiece as a result of machining by the cutting tool which is vibrating in the first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicants: NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION NAGOYA UNIVERSITY, YAMAGATA PREFECTURAL GOVERNMENT, SUGA ZOUKEI KOGYO INC., IMUZAK INC.
    Inventors: Eiji SHAMOTO, Hiroshi SAITO, Tsuneyuki KOBAYASHI, Manabu MOCHIZUKI, Kazumi SAWAMURA
  • Patent number: 10431618
    Abstract: A deformation of a stacked lens is suppressed. A stacked lens structure has a configuration in which substrates with lenses having a lens disposed on an inner side of a through-hole formed in the substrate are bonded and stacked by direct bonding. The present technique can be applied to a camera module or the like in which a stacked lens structure in which at least three substrates with lenses including first to third substrates with lenses which are substrates with lenses in which a through-hole is formed in the substrate and a lens is formed on an inner side of the through-hole is integrated with a light receiving element, for example.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyasu Matsugai, Hiroyuki Itou, Suguru Saito, Keiji Ohshima, Masanori Iwasaki, Toshihiko Hayashi, Shuzo Sato, Nobutoshi Fujii, Hiroshi Tazawa, Toshiaki Shiraiwa, Minoru Ishida
  • Patent number: 10429720
    Abstract: The device includes a spatial light modulation section having a phase modulation plane to which laser light L1 in a wavelength region longer than an ultraviolet region is input, and on which a phase of the laser light L1 is modulated at each of a plurality of two-dimensionally arrayed regions, to generate modulated laser light L2, a wavelength conversion section having a light incident plane which receives the modulated laser light L2 output from the spatial light modulation section, and converting a wavelength of the modulated laser light L2 into a wavelength in the ultraviolet region, and an image transfer optical system coupling the phase modulation plane of the spatial light modulation section and the light incident plane of the wavelength conversion section, so as to be optically conjugate systems to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: HAMAMATSU PHOTONICS K.K.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Saito, Masatoshi Fujimoto, Shingo Oishi, Kenshi Fukumitsu
  • Patent number: 10420741
    Abstract: The present invention includes cilastatin or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof as an active component and a suppressant for renal impairment or inner ear disorders, induced via megalin by at least one megalin ligand which is selected from the group consisting of polymyxins, aminoglycoside antibiotics, glycopeptide antibiotics, cisplatin, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignees: EA Pharma Co., Ltd., Niigata University
    Inventors: Akihiko Saito, Nobumasa Aoki, Yoshihisa Hori, Shoji Kuwahara, Michihiro Hosojima, Hiroshi Iwata, Saori Matsuda
  • Patent number: 10423033
    Abstract: [Problem] The purpose of the present invention is to provide a method for developing a large anchoring energy by simple processes. [Solution] There is provided a method for manufacturing a liquid crystal alignment film, comprising: a process (I) of mixing a solvent with a photoresponsive polymer to prepare a photoresponsive polymer solution; a process (II) of coating the photoresponsive polymer solution on a substrate, followed by drying at 50 to 100° C. for 1 to 3 minutes and then drying at 120° C. to 180° C. for 5 to 75 minutes to form a coating film; and a process (III) of adjusting a temperature of the coating film while the coating film is irradiated with a light of 200 to 350 nm to 40° C. to 100° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: DIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Fumiaki Kodera, Kunihiko Kotani, Kazunori Maruyama, Yutaka Kadomoto, Masanao Takashima, Hiroshi Hasebe, Yoshitaka Saito
  • Patent number: 10423283
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus including circuitry configured to control output of a first content according to first content information, determine information related to a real object which is different from a manipulation body used for content selection or object manipulation by a user, and control output of a second content, which is different from the first content, according to second content information, wherein the second content information is based on the first content information and the determined information related to the real object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tetsuo Ikeda, Hiroshi Saito, Maya Kamachi, Yu Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20190286043
    Abstract: An image forming apparatus includes: an inverting unit that inverts a sheet when an image forming process for forming images on both sides of the sheet is performed; an image forming unit that forms an image on a second side of the sheet based on first side image data and forms an image on a third side of the sheet based on second side image data; a controller that starts the image forming process upon receiving print data to be printed on specific paper, and inverts a sheet fed from a sheet feeding unit once or more; and a converting unit that, when the sheet fed from the sheet feeding unit is the specific paper, converts the first side print data which is received to be printed on the specific paper into N-th side image data where N?2 and transfers the N-th side image data to the image forming unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hirooki OKA, Tetsuo HARA, Joji SAITO, Haruhiko KOJIMA, Hiroshi KIMURA
  • Publication number: 20190288280
    Abstract: Provided is positive electrode material for a highly safe lithium-ion secondary battery that can charge and discharge a large current while having long service life. Disclosed are composite particles comprising: particles of lithium-containing phosphate; and carbon coating comprising at least one carbon material selected from the group consisting of (i) fibrous carbon material, (ii) chain-like carbon material, and (iii) carbon material produced by linking together fibrous carbon material and chain-like carbon material, wherein each particle is coated with the carbon coating. The fibrous carbon material is preferably a carbon nanotube with an average fiber size of 5 to 200 nm. The chain-like carbon material is preferably carbon black produced by linking, like a chain, primary particles with an average particle size of 10 to 100 nm. The lithium-containing phosphate is preferably LiFePO4, LiMnPO4, LiMnxFe(1-x)PO4, LiCoPO4, or Li3V2(PO4)3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: DENKA COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Takashi KAWASAKI, Nobuyuki YOSHINO, Hiroshi MURATA, Takehiko SAWAI, Shinji SAITO, Kazunori URAO
  • Publication number: 20190280634
    Abstract: A motor control device includes a processor configured to receive a first signal and a second signal, and determine a second command value, based on a first value of a first signal in which a characteristic of a waveform based on a first command value is present and a second value of a second signal representing data of the first command value, and a motor control unit configured to control a motor based on the second command value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2018
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroshi OTA, Hirofumi OMOTE, Hitoshi SAITO
  • Patent number: 10406443
    Abstract: When a content acquisition unit acquires a part of full-size application software, an installation processing unit installs the acquired part, and an execution unit sets the installed application software to be executable. While the execution unit is executing the application software, the content acquisition unit continues to download the application software. A display processing unit changes a display mode of an icon image differently when a part of the application software is installed and when the application software is installed in its entirety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Kenichi Imai, Shigeru Enomoto, Hiroshi Saito, Toshimasa Aoki, Satoshi Hashimoto
  • Patent number: 10394662
    Abstract: A source remote copy configuration in a source storage system is migrated to a destination storage system as a destination remote copy configuration. The destination primary storage apparatus of the destination storage system defines a virtual volume mapped to the primary volume provided by the source primary storage apparatus which is a storage area of the virtual volume; takes over a first identifier of the primary volume to the virtual volume; transfers, when the virtual volume receives an access request, the access request to the source primary storage apparatus to write data in the primary volume; and takes over the first identifier from the virtual volume to another primary volume provided by the destination primary storage apparatus, after completion of copy of data from primary volume of the source primary storage apparatus into primary volume of the destination primary storage apparatus and secondary volume of the destination secondary storage apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Taiki Kono, Hidenori Suzuki, Kunihiko Nashimoto, Shigeo Homma, Toru Suzuki, Tomohiro Kawaguchi, Hideo Saito, Azusa Jin, Hiroshi Nasu, Keishi Tamura, Shoji Sugino