Patents by Inventor Kazuma Takahashi

Kazuma Takahashi 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: 20210166479
    Abstract: There is provided a program, an information processor, and an information processing method that make it possible to blend motions of a plurality of actors captured by using a motion capture technique and to reproduce the blended motions in real time in an avatar or the like on a virtual space. The program causes a computer to implement a control function of dynamically controlling a motion of an avatar in a virtual space or a robot on a real space, the control function being configured to: capture motions of a plurality of actors on the real space from respective motion sensors attached to the actors; blend the motions of the plurality of actors on the basis of a predetermined algorithm; and dynamically control the motion of the avatar or the robot on the basis of the blend result to cause the avatar or the robot to make a motion reflecting the motions of the plurality of actors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yasutaka FUKUMOTO, Nobuhiro SAIJO, Kazuma TAKAHASHI, Keita MOCHIZUKI
  • Patent number: 10671232
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus including a part generation unit configured to generate a part that is suitable for a predetermined application and that includes at least a portion of any photo and is displayed on a display screen at a time of execution of the application, and an application control unit configured to control the execution of the application and at least display the part on the display screen during the execution of the application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kae Okazawa, Junichirou Sakata, Masahiro Takahashi, Kazuma Takahashi, Kunihito Sawai
  • Patent number: 10579187
    Abstract: A display control apparatus includes a display control unit for controlling a display unit for displaying an image, the display control unit being configured to display a plurality of represented images that represent a plurality of image groups classified depending on related information of the images on the display unit in a first display mode, and display related images relating to the represented images between a plurality of the represented images displayed in the first display mode depending on a user input on the display unit in a second display mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Masahiro Takahashi, Junichirou Sakata, Kazuma Takahashi
  • Publication number: 20200050345
    Abstract: To provide a user interface capable of efficiently accessing to information presented in the past. An information processing apparatus includes a detection unit, a control unit, and an output unit. The detection unit detects behavior of a user. The control unit determines a current interest object of the user depending on the detected behavior and sequentially generates display information including content corresponding to the determined interest object. The output unit outputs the generated display information. The control unit optimizes a display mode of the display information depending on a change in the determined interest object on a basis of content of an interest object in the past of the user outputted from the output unit and content of the current interest object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2017
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: KAZUTO MUGURA, KAZUMA TAKAHASHI, OSAMU SAKURAI, SATOSHI AKAGAWA, SHINICHI IRIYA, MAKOTO IMAMURA, GORO TAKAKI
  • Publication number: 20190348212
    Abstract: An electronic component includes an element body and an external electrode disposed on the element body. The external electrode includes an underlying metal layer, a conductive resin layer, and a plating layer. The underlying metal layer is disposed on the element body. The conductive resin layer contains a plurality of conductive fillers and is disposed on the underlying metal layer. The plating layer is disposed on the conductive resin layer. A part of the plurality of conductive fillers is sintered with the underlying metal layer and is coupled to the underlying metal layer. Another part of the plurality of conductive fillers is exposed to a surface of the conductive resin layer and is in contact with the plating layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: TDK CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoji TOZAWA, Takuo ABE, Yuma ISHIKAWA, Hidekazu SATO, Takashi ENDO, Masashi SHIMOYASU, Kazuma TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20190279997
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor device includes: a first transistor including a first stack in which a first oxide, a first nitride, a first conductor, and a second nitride are subsequently stacked; and first regions bracketing the first stack; and a second transistor including a second stack in which a second oxide, a second conductor, and a third nitride are subsequently stacked; and second regions bracketing the second stack, wherein the first transistor further includes a third oxide provided on the first regions and a fourth nitride consecutively provided on the third oxide and the second nitride, and the second transistor further includes a fourth oxide consecutively provided on the second regions and the third nitride, and a fifth nitride provided on the fourth oxide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Applicant: Toshiba Memory Corporation
    Inventors: Kouta NISHIMORI, Kazuma TAKAHASHI, Hisakazu MATSUMORI
  • Publication number: 20190073081
    Abstract: A display control apparatus includes a display control unit for controlling a display unit for displaying an image, the display control unit being configured to display a plurality of represented images that represent a plurality of image groups classified depending on related information of the images on the display unit in a first display mode, and display related images relating to the represented images between a plurality of the represented images displayed in the first display mode depending on a user input on the display unit in a second display mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2018
    Publication date: March 7, 2019
    Inventors: Masahiro Takahashi, Junichirou Sakata, Kazuma Takahashi
  • Patent number: 10168822
    Abstract: A display control apparatus includes a display control unit for controlling a display unit for displaying an image, the display control unit being configured to display a plurality of represented images that represent a plurality of image groups classified depending on related information of the images on the display unit in a first display mode, and display related images relating to the represented images between a plurality of the represented images displayed in the first display mode depending on a user input on the display unit in a second display mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Masahiro Takahashi, Junichirou Sakata, Kazuma Takahashi
  • Publication number: 20180284972
    Abstract: There is provided a GUI with which a user easily notices what a computer system should inform a user. An aspect of the present technology that accomplishes the object above is a display control apparatus including a control unit. The control unit outputs a first display element expressed on a display surface by a dot having a first color whose contrast is higher than that of the display surface. Further, the control unit outputs one or a plurality of second display elements expressed on the display surface by a line having the first color. Further, the control unit moves or deforms at least any of the first display element and the second display elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 16, 2017
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Applicants: SONY CORPORATION, Sony Mobile Communications Inc.
    Inventors: Satoshi AKAGAWA, Shinichi IRIYA, Yoshihito OHKI, Makoto IMAMURA, Takahiro KAWAGUCHI, Masanori MATSUSHIMA, Kazuma TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20180129326
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus including a part generation unit configured to generate a part that is suitable for a predetermined application and that includes at least a portion of any photo and is displayed on a display screen at a time of execution of the application, and an application control unit configured to control the execution of the application and at least display the part on the display screen during the execution of the application.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2018
    Publication date: May 10, 2018
    Inventors: KAE OKAZAWA, JUNICHIROU SAKATA, MASAHIRO TAKAHASHI, KAZUMA TAKAHASHI, KUNIHITO SAWAI
  • Patent number: 9904433
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus including a part generation unit configured to generate a part that is suitable for a predetermined application and that includes at least a portion of any photo and is displayed on a display screen at a time of execution of the application, and an application control unit configured to control the execution of the application and at least display the part on the display screen during the execution of the application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kae Okazawa, Junichirou Sakata, Masahiro Takahashi, Kazuma Takahashi, Kunihito Sawai
  • Patent number: 9552619
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus includes a plurality of image processing module parts, a module arbiter part, and a DMAC (Direct Memory Access Controller) part. Each of the image processing module parts includes a module core for executing a predetermined image processing. The plurality of image processing module parts is connected to the module arbiter part. The module arbiter part arbitrates memory access which is given by the plurality of image processing module parts through a bus. The DMAC part is connected between the module arbiter part and the bus, and executes memory access related to the arbitration result obtained by the module arbiter part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignees: MegaChips Corporation, Nikon Corporation
    Inventors: Shogo Iwai, Kazuma Takahashi, Nobuhiro Minami, Kensuke Uchida, Toru Miyakoshi
  • Patent number: 9544475
    Abstract: A data transfer apparatus includes a cache memory having a storing portion for writing and reading data at a higher speed than an image data storing portion which stores image data GD of an input image, and data transfer request means for outputting, to the cache memory, a transfer request for image data in a certain region of the input image. The cache memory reads unstored image data from the image data storing portion beyond a reading region corresponding to a transfer request every pixel row if image data in a pixel row included in the reading region is not stored in the storing portion of the cache memory. Moreover, the data transfer request means sequentially gives, in arrangement order in a horizontal direction of an input image, a transfer request for image data in each of reading regions arranged in the horizontal direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 10, 2017
    Assignee: MegaChips Corporation
    Inventor: Kazuma Takahashi
  • Patent number: 9500156
    Abstract: A remote control device for vehicle is capable of remotely controlling the start and stop of an engine mounted in a vehicle. The remote control device for vehicle includes a remote controller for transmitting a start request and a stop request of the engine, and an engine control unit for stopping the engine by stopping fuel supply to the engine in the case of satisfying, in a state where the engine is started upon receiving the start request, at least one of a condition that a predetermined forced OFF time has elapsed and a condition that the stop request has been received.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2016
    Assignee: NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuma Takahashi, Takayuki Iwasaki
  • Patent number: 9273617
    Abstract: A control device of a vehicle which device makes a generated voltage of an alternator variable so that a state of charge SOC of a battery installed in the vehicle reaches a control target includes an idle stop permitting SOC setting unit for setting a battery state of charge SOC in which idle stop is permissible, and a battery SOC adjusting unit for reducing and resetting a control target of the battery state of charge SOC in a range beyond the idle stop permitting SOC when a predetermined operation condition holds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2016
    Assignee: NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuma Takahashi, Takayuki Iwasaki
  • Publication number: 20160054845
    Abstract: A display control apparatus includes a display control unit for controlling a display unit for displaying an image, the display control unit being configured to display a plurality of represented images that represent a plurality of image groups classified depending on related information of the images on the display unit in a first display mode, and display related images relating to the represented images between a plurality of the represented images displayed in the first display mode depending on a user input on the display unit in a second display mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Publication date: February 25, 2016
    Inventors: Masahiro Takahashi, Junichirou Sakata, Kazuma Takahashi
  • Patent number: 8994090
    Abstract: A nonvolatile semiconductor storage device including a memory cell region including a memory cell having a charge storing layer above a gate insulating film and a control electrode above the charge storing layer via an interelectrode insulating film; and a peripheral circuit region including a peripheral element having a first polysilicon and a first insulating film above the first polysilicon; wherein the charge storing layer includes a polysilicon doped with P-type impurity including a first upper region contacting the interelectrode insulating film and having a first doped layer doped with carbon or nitrogen, and at least a portion of a region below the first doped layer is neither doped with carbon nor nitrogen, and wherein the first polysilicon includes a second upper region contacting the first insulating film and having a second doped layer doped with carbon or nitrogen, the first and the second doped layers having equal thickness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Wataru Sakamoto, Kazuma Takahashi, Hideto Takekida
  • Patent number: 8953904
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus includes a relative coordinate acquiring portion for acquiring a corresponding position over the input image to a predetermined pixel in a rectangular region obtained by dividing the output image, a reference region specifying portion for specifying a reference region including a corresponding region over the input image of the rectangular region for a plurality of rectangular regions arranged continuously over the output image respectively, a reading region determining portion for merging each reference region related to each of the rectangular regions, thereby obtaining a merging region, reading control means for reading a pixel value of each pixel included in the merging region in the input image, and correction processing means for executing the distortion correction processing by using a pixel value of a pixel which is read through the reading control means, thereby acquiring a pixel value of the output image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2015
    Assignee: MegaChips Corporation
    Inventor: Kazuma Takahashi
  • Patent number: D845994
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Satoshi Akagawa, Shinichi Iriya, Yoshihito Ohki, Makoto Imamura, Takahiro Kawaguchi, Masanori Matsushima, Kazuma Takahashi, Katsuji Miyazawa, Goro Takaki
  • Patent number: D911385
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Satoshi Akagawa, Shinichi Iriya, Yoshihito Ohki, Makoto Imamura, Takahiro Kawaguchi, Masanori Matsushima, Goro Takaki, Tatsuya Hama, Kazuma Takahashi, Katsuji Miyazawa, Daisuke Sato, Shoichiro Moriya, Takamoto Tsuda