Patents by Inventor Kimihito Watanabe

Kimihito Watanabe 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: 20240164066
    Abstract: An in-vehicle device includes a circuit board on which a heat generating component (electronic component) is mounted, a first housing (base member) that faces the heat generating component, and a thermal conductive material that fills a space between the heat generating component and the first housing. The first housing includes a first surrounding portion and a second surrounding portion. The first surrounding portion is formed inside a region of the first housing that overlaps with the heat generating component while having the thermal conductive material interposed therebetween, and surrounds a point in the region of the first housing that faces the center of the heat generating component. The second surrounding portion is formed outside the region of the first housing, and surrounds the first surrounding portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2022
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicant: Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.
    Inventors: Kimihito WATANABE, Naoki HOSHIYA
  • Publication number: 20070192476
    Abstract: A novel communications system is provided, including a plurality of user terminals capable of communication using a predetermined communication software program and accessible to Internet, and an administrator server on line with Internet, wherein each of the user terminals is capable of transmitting a character message comprising character information for designating a character, action information for designating an action of the character and a text message to another user terminal through Internet via the administrator server with use of the communication software program, while the latter user terminal having received the character message is capable of displaying an image of the character performing the action and the text message on a screen by selecting a motion picture file based on the character information and the action information received using the communication software program and executing the motion picture file.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2007
    Publication date: August 16, 2007
    Applicant: Qript One Soft, INC.
    Inventors: KIMIHITO WATANABE, Takafumi Maruyama
  • Patent number: 7234116
    Abstract: A novel communications system is provided, including a plurality of user terminals capable of communication using a predetermined communication software program and accessible to Internet, and an administrator server on line with Internet, wherein each of the user terminals is capable of transmitting a character message comprising character information for designating a character, action information for designating an action of the character and a text message to another user terminal through Internet via the administrator server with use of the communication software program, while the latter user terminal having received the character message is capable of displaying an image of the character performing the action and the text message on a screen by selecting a motion picture file based on the character information and the action information received using the communication software program and executing the motion picture file.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2007
    Assignee: Qript, Inc.
    Inventors: Kimihito Watanabe, Takafumi Maruyama
  • Publication number: 20020186232
    Abstract: A novel communications system is provided, including a plurality of user terminals capable of communication using a predetermined communication software program and accessible to Internet, and an administrator server on line with Internet, wherein each of the user terminals is capable of transmitting a character message comprising character information for designating a character, action information for designating an action of the character and a text message to another user terminal through Internet via the administrator server with use of the communication software program, while the latter user terminal having received the character message is capable of displaying an image of the character performing the action and the text message on a screen by selecting a motion picture file based on the character information and the action information received using the communication software program and executing the motion picture file.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2002
    Publication date: December 12, 2002
    Applicant: Qript One Soft, INC.
    Inventors: Kimihito Watanabe, Takafumi Maruyama