Patents by Inventor Jyunji HASHIMOTO

Jyunji HASHIMOTO 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: 10025999
    Abstract: An obstacle detection apparatus according to an embodiment includes an on-vehicle camera (image capturing unit), an estimation unit, and a determination unit. The on-vehicle camera is provided on a vehicle and captures an image of surroundings of the vehicle. The estimation unit estimates an existence region with an obstacle existing therein in an image captured by the image capturing unit. The determination unit determines presence or absence of the obstacle based on brightness of the existence region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2018
    Assignee: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Yasushi Tani, Jyunji Hashimoto, Tomohide Kasame, Naoshi Kakita
  • Publication number: 20160259983
    Abstract: An obstacle detection apparatus according to an embodiment includes an on-vehicle camera (image capturing unit), an estimation unit, and a determination unit. The on-vehicle camera is provided on a vehicle and captures an image of surroundings of the vehicle. The estimation unit estimates an existence region with an obstacle existing therein in an image captured by the image capturing unit. The determination unit determines presence or absence of the obstacle based on brightness of the existence region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2016
    Publication date: September 8, 2016
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Yasushi TANI, Jyunji HASHIMOTO, Tomohide KASAME, Naoshi KAKITA