Patents by Inventor Kaoru Yamauchi

Kaoru Yamauchi 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: 20100073743
    Abstract: An image forming apparatus includes a classifying unit which classifies constituent elements constituting print data into a single or a plurality of areas based on a plurality of types of the constituent elements; a color conversion processing unit which performs, with respect to each of the constituent elements classified by the classifying unit, a color conversion coping with each type the constituent elements; and an image forming unit which composes the constituent elements subjected to the color conversion by the color conversion processing unit and forms an image based on the print data composed
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2009
    Publication date: March 25, 2010
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jun KOYATSU, Noribumi SATO, Mitsuru IIOKA, Kaoru YAMAUCHI, Takaya NAGASAKI
  • Publication number: 20070033115
    Abstract: The watch design creating system according to the present invention utilizes, for example, the internet as an information communication network. For example, a consumer (1) in subscribers (1 to N) which are customers, requests design information to a host computer (H) of the watch maker which is a watch supplier, through the internet, the watch maker provides, for example, a CD-ROM stored design software and data used for original design to the consumer. The consumer creates the original design watch in accordance with steps stored in the CD-ROM, records it into a FD (floppy disk) and sends it to the watch maker. The watch maker produces the original watch and delivers the completed watch to the consumer (FIG. 1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2006
    Publication date: February 8, 2007
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Harasaki, Akihiro Hori, Eiichi Sakita, Shiro Kato, Masashi Ozaki, Akio Okabe, Kaoru Yamauchi, Koji Kudo, Masami Ichihara, Yuuzi Ehara
  • Publication number: 20060052891
    Abstract: The present invention provides a design-for-product creating system and a design-for-product processing system. In the design-for-product creating system, a product vendor provides a user with a product design program, which enables the user to view virtual products that are graphics expressing designs created by the product vendor, and virtual part data representing virtual parts that constitute each virtual product. The user downloads the product design program and digital part data into his/her own computer, uniquely designs a product or part in a desired manner, and asks the product vendor over the Internet or the like to manufacture a product or part of the unique design. The product vendor in turn manufactures a product or part according to the desired unique design for a product or part provided by the user, and supplies the product or part of the unique design to the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2005
    Publication date: March 9, 2006
    Inventors: Kenji Ikeda, Hayao Kano, Hachiro Kushida, Kenji Hanai, Akihiro Hori, Eiichi Sakita, Hiroyuki Ishikawa, Kouichi Suga, Mamoru Sano, Kaoru Yamauchi, Hiroyuki Harasaki, Shiro Hisada
  • Publication number: 20050119944
    Abstract: The watch design creating system according to the present invention utilizes, for example, the internet as an information communication network. For example, a consumer (1) in subscribers (1 to N) which are customers, requests design information to a host computer (H) of the watch maker which is a watch supplier, through the internet, the watch maker provides, for example, a CD-ROM stored design software and data used for original design to the consumer. The consumer creates the original design watch in accordance with steps stored in the CD-ROM, records it into a FD (floppy disk) and sends it to the watch maker. The watch maker produces the original watch and delivers the completed watch to the consumer (FIG. 1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2004
    Publication date: June 2, 2005
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Harasaki, Akihiro Hori, Eiichi Sakita, Shiro Kato, Masashi Ozaki, Akio Okabe, Kaoru Yamauchi, Koji Kudo, Masami Ichihara, Yuuzi Ehara
  • Publication number: 20030109949
    Abstract: The present invention provides a design-for-product creating system and a design-for-product processing system. In the design-for-product creating system, a product vendor provides a user with a product design program, which enables the user to view virtual products that are graphics expressing designs created by the product vendor, and virtual part data representing virtual parts that constitute each virtual product. The user downloads the product design program and digital part data into his/her own computer, uniquely designs a product or part in a desired manner, and asks the product vendor over the Internet or the like to manufacture a product or part of the unique design. The product vendor in turn manufactures a product or part according to the desired unique design for a product or part provided by the user, and supplies the product or part of the unique design to the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2002
    Publication date: June 12, 2003
    Inventors: Kenji Ikeda, Hayao Kano, Hachiro Kushida, Kenji Hanai, Akihiro Hori, Eiichi Sakita, Hiroyuki Ishikawa, Kouichi Suga, Mamoru Sano, Kaoru Yamauchi, Hiroyuki Harasaki, Shiro Hisada