Patents by Inventor Hirotaka Uchitomi

Hirotaka Uchitomi 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: 20200164899
    Abstract: An information processing system includes an acquirer configured to acquire a boarding request, a deriver configured to derive, when an action schedule of an automatic driving vehicle includes a standby state based on a boarding request acquired by the acquirer, a usage charge of the automatic driving vehicle reflecting a cost generated in a traveling state in which the automatic driving vehicle carries a user and travels and a cost generated in the standby state, and an output configured to output information including the usage charge derived by the deriver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200159014
    Abstract: An image providing system for vehicles includes an imaging unit; a display unit which generates a virtual image of a person; a communication unit which connects for communication to an apparatus outside a vehicle; and a seat occupancy detection unit which detects a seat occupancy state in the vehicle, wherein the display unit controls a display mode of the virtual image on the basis of the seat occupancy state in the vehicle detected by the seat occupancy detection unit in an operating state of the communication unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Hisao Asaumi, Shion Tokunaga, Masashi Yuki, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200160335
    Abstract: A vehicle payment support device includes: an acquirer configured to acquire payment information of a fee which is able to be associated with identification information of a vehicle providing a service from a fee collection system; and an associator configured to associate the service from the vehicle and the payment information with identification information of the vehicle and determine a charged amount based on association of a price of the service by the vehicle and a price of a service or a product of which payment is confirmed by the fee collection system with the identification information of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200158520
    Abstract: A map update apparatus includes: a storage part that stores map information; an acquisition part that acquires, from a vehicle, sensor detection information based on a detection result of a sensor that is provided on the vehicle; and an estimation part that estimates a position of an entrance of a facility of which a position of an entrance is unknown among facilities that are included in the map information based on the sensor detection information that is acquired by the acquisition part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 11, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200160707
    Abstract: The present invention provides a vehicle control system including an acquisition unit that acquires information relating to a situation of a transit point of autonomous driving, and a determination unit that determines whether an autonomously driven vehicle will pass the transit point based on the information acquired by the acquisition unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Hisao Asaumi, Shion Tokunaga, Masashi Yuki, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200159251
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a communicator configured to receive driving information from a management server, a controller configured to drive the vehicle on the basis of the driving information from the communicator, a manager configured to manage a compartment of the vehicle in which a service user receives a service from a service provider, and an interface set up in association with service-related information provided by the service provider and the compartment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Shun Iwasaki, Hisao Asaumi, Kentaro Ishisaka, Izumi Kondo, Satoshi Koike, Tomohisa Manabe, Yo Ito, Yuki Hayashi, Yuji Yasui, Shion Tokunaga, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kazuki Nishioka, Yudai Hirohata, Hisakazu Yamane, Takayuki Shimoyamada, Kovi Ahego, Liyan Liu, Hirotaka Uchitomi, Masashi Yuki, Takafumi Hirose, Jun Ito, Rie Fukushima, Masaaki Onoda, Christopher Lang
  • Publication number: 20200143940
    Abstract: An automated driving vehicle (200) includes a communication device (220), a biometric information acquirer (240), and an automated driving controller (250). The communication device (220) is configured to transmit biometric information acquired by the biometric information acquirer (240) to an external device and receives a response signal including attribute information for the transmitted biometric information. The automated driving controller (250) is configured to execute automated driving according to route information formed on the basis of the attribute information included in the received response signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Hisao Asaumi, Shion Tokunaga, Masashi Yuki, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200125850
    Abstract: An information providing system includes an imager, a display which displays an image captured by the imager, an identifier which analyzes the image captured by the imager and identifies event types indicated by semantic information included in the image, and a display controller which causes the display to display an image corresponding to a predetermined event type from among the event types identified by the identifier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200126419
    Abstract: An event vehicle dispatch device includes: an event notifier configured to notify a plurality of vehicles or owners of the vehicles of an event held in an area in which the plurality of vehicles are able to park; and an adjuster configured to adjust the number of vehicles corresponding to vehicle attributes of vehicles arriving at the area based on the vehicle attribute of each of the plurality of vehicles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200116495
    Abstract: An information-processing device of the present invention includes an acquisition unit that acquires sensor detection information indicating a detection result from a sensor mounted in a vehicle, a derivation unit that derives a plurality of indices for a surrounding environment based on the sensor detection information acquired by the acquisition unit, and an evaluation unit that evaluates attribute information of a point at which the sensor detection information is acquired based on the plurality of indices derived by the derivation unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 11, 2018
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200117195
    Abstract: A medical network system includes medical examination equipment 300 and a medical diagnosis terminal communicator 420 installed at a community center CC, an automated driving vehicle 200 in which a round doctor DR rides, and a determiner 110 that determines a next vehicle allocation schedule of the automated driving vehicle 200. The automated driving vehicle 200 includes a communication device and a navigation device. The medical diagnosis terminal communicator 420 transmits a medical examination result according to the medical examination equipment 300 to the communication device disposed in the automated driving vehicle 200. The navigation device outputs biological information based on the medical examination result received by the communication device to the round doctor DR.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Hisao Asaumi, Shion Tokunaga, Masashi Yuki, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200104964
    Abstract: An aspect of the present invention is a pick-up/drop-off management device (400) including a vehicle allocation reserver (432) configured to create a pick-up/drop-off schedule on the basis of content of a reservation for a facility and reserve a vehicle, and a vehicle allocation manager (433) configured to allocate the vehicle reserved by the vehicle allocation reserver according to the pick-up/drop-off schedule.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Inventors: Yuji Yasui, Kentaro Ishisaka, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kovi Ahego, Christopher Lang, Liyan Liu, Yo Ito, Hirotaka Uchitomi
  • Publication number: 20200098038
    Abstract: A vehicle condition recognition module recognizes conditions of a plurality of rental candidate vehicles. An expected utilization mode recognition module recognizes an expected utilization mode that is a utilization mode of a rental vehicle that a user expects. A rental vehicle selection module selects one of rental candidate vehicles that can be used according to the expected utilization mode based on the conditions of the plurality of rental candidate vehicles recognized by the vehicle condition recognition module as a rental vehicle for the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: Hirotaka Uchitomi, Kei Nakajima, Kichinosuke Fukuhara
  • Publication number: 20200094704
    Abstract: An accommodation facility management system includes a power use mode recognizing section that recognizes a power use mode in a private accommodation facility by a user of the private accommodation facility, and an electricity use plan selecting section that selects an electricity use plan of the private accommodation facility for a period of use of the private accommodation facility by the user, based on the power use mode recognized by the power use mode recognizing section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: Hirotaka Uchitomi, Kei Nakajima, Kichinosuke Fukuhara
  • Publication number: 20200098021
    Abstract: A desired get-on condition acquisition module acquires a desired get-on condition including a first area and a first time at which a user desires to get on a public service vehicle. A desired get-off condition acquisition module acquires a desired get-off condition including a second area and a second time at which the user desires to get off the public service vehicle. An applicable public service mobile body extraction module extracts an applicable public service vehicle based on operation information of the public service vehicle, the desired get-on condition and the desired get-off condition, the applicable public service vehicle being a public service mobile body scheduled to operate in such a manner that the user can get on the public service mobile body at the first time within the first area and can get off the public service mobile body at the second time within the second area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: Kei Nakajima, Hirotaka Uchitomi, Kichinosuke Fukuhara