Patents by Inventor Makoto Suzuki

Makoto Suzuki 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: 10356607
    Abstract: There is provided a wireless communication apparatus including: a communication unit configured to use wireless communication to transmit and receive data related to a service provided by at least one of the wireless communication apparatus and another wireless communication apparatus with other wireless communication apparatuses present within a designated range; and a control unit configured to associate service information for identifying the service with user information for identifying a user using a wireless communication apparatus that provides the service, and include and transmit the associated information in the data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kazuyuki Sakoda, Takushi Kunihiro, Yoichiro Sako, Kouichirou Ono, Makoto Akagi, Katsuhito Ishida, Mitsuru Takehara, Kento Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10354423
    Abstract: A calculating device includes a receiver-and-transmitter and a processor. The receiver-and-transmitter is configured to communicate with a server. The processor performs processes including: transmitting (i) an increment of an independent variable per one display dot according to a variance range of the independent variable and the number of display dots on a screen, (ii) a function expression of the independent variable, and (iii) the variance range of the independent variable, to the server; receiving coordinate data of each display dot for generating a graph in a graph display range on the screen, from the server; and displaying a graph image generated at each display dot of the graph display range based on the coordinate data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto Ozawa, Naoki Akae, Hirokazu Tanaka, Miki Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10352756
    Abstract: A mass measurement device comprises a force sensor, a hose, a base part, an article-holding part, and a computation unit. The force sensor has a fixed end and a free end, and outputs a sensing signal in accordance with the magnitude of a force in a sensitivity direction. The hose is configured to pass suctioned air through it. The fixed end is fixed to the base part. The article-holding part is fixed to the free end, one end of the hose is connected to the article-holding part, and the article-holding part holds an article by air suction. The computation unit computes the mass of the article based on the sensing signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: ISHIDA CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Akihito Suzuki, Makoto Nakatani, Shizuo Minamino
  • Patent number: 10348041
    Abstract: A connector structure installed in the electric vehicle includes a plurality of connectors, an inter-connector conductive member configured to electrically connect the plurality of connectors, and a connector casing configured to house the inter-connector conductive member. A cover is attached to the unused connector of the plurality of connectors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Miharu Kiyuna, Yusuke Ozaki, Tomoyuki Suzuki, Ayumu Uno, Yasuhisa Kume, Makoto Kawahara
  • Patent number: 10343626
    Abstract: An objective is to provide a hitherto not-existing retention component that is for a wiring bundle and can be manufactured without tying the wiring bundle, a wire harness including the retention component, and a manufacturing method and a manufacturing device for the wire harness. A metal mold that is used has a penetration hole in which a wiring bundle is to be penetratingly disposed, an annular retention portion-molding space for surrounding the outer circumference of the wiring bundle, and an engagement portion-molding space communicatively connected with the retention portion-molding space. The wiring bundle is disposed in the penetration hole, a melt resin is poured in the retention portion-molding space from the engagement portion-molding space, and solidified through cooling to mold a retention portion integrally with a engagement portion in a state of being closely adhered to an outer circumference of the wiring bundle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: DAIWA KASEI INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kouji Kamiya, Yuusuke Ito, Makoto Suzuki, Hiroaki Suzuki, Kentaro Furuki, Masanari Ichihara
  • Publication number: 20190208400
    Abstract: A terminal device; a base station device; an area detection unit configured to detect a position registration area to which the base station device belongs; and a management unit configured to, in a case where the area detection unit detects a change in the position registration area to which the base station device belongs, associate information for specifying a position registration area after change with information for specifying a terminal device connected to the base station device are included.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 26, 2018
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: SHIGETO SUZUKI, KENNICHI IIJIMA, MAKOTO YAMAMOTO
  • Publication number: 20190202405
    Abstract: An information processing system includes an object information acquiring unit, a receiver information acquiring unit, and an authentication information issuing unit. The object information acquiring unit acquires delivery object information of an object from a deliverer of the object. The object is stored in an interior space of a vehicle and of which delivery is desired. The receiver information acquiring unit acquires receiver information on a receiver of the object. The authentication information issuing unit issues authentication information for locking and unlocking a door of the vehicle based on the delivery object information and the receiver information and transmits the authentication information to a terminal of the receiver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2018
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Koichi ANDO, Mutsumi MATSUURA, Masato ENDO, Koki FUJITA, Ryuichi SUZUKI, Yuki ITO, Hiroyasu SHIOKAWA, Yasumasa KOBAYASHI, Naoki YAMAMURO, Makoto AKAHANE
  • Publication number: 20190208487
    Abstract: A mobile communication system includes: a terminal device; a base station device configured to communicate with the terminal device by forming a cell; and an area detection unit configured to detect a location registration area to which the base station device belongs. In a case that the area detection unit has detected a change in the location registration area to which the base station device belongs, the base station device is configured to change cell identification information of the cell formed by the base station device from first cell identification information usable in a location registration area before the change to second cell identification information usable in a location registration area after the change.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 26, 2018
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: KENNICHI IIJIMA, SHIGETO SUZUKI, MAKOTO YAMAMOTO
  • Publication number: 20190193677
    Abstract: A distribution device includes a server device configured to distribute key information to a portable terminal. The key information is used for a key system that determines whether or not to lock and unlock a vehicle when the vehicle receives the key information transmitted from the portable terminal to the vehicle. The server device is configured to receive a rescue signal and positional information of the vehicle transmitted from the vehicle in a case where a state in a vehicle cabin of the vehicle is a predetermined rescue needing state. The server device is configured to, when the server device receives the rescue signal, search for a nearby terminal based on the positional information of the vehicle, and transmit the key information of the vehicle, the positional information of the vehicle, and an issue command of an alarm signal to the portable terminal searched for as the nearby terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 31, 2018
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Ryuichi SUZUKI, Yuki ITO, Hiroyasu SHIOKAWA, Yasumasa KOBAYASHI, Naoki YAMAMURO, Makoto AKAHANE
  • Publication number: 20190193681
    Abstract: A server device for a car sharing system includes an image request device, a use permission request device, and an authentication information issue device. The image request device is configured to transmit an image request signal to the user terminal when a use request signal for the vehicle is received. The image request signal requires transmission of a user face image. The use permission request device is configured to transmit a use permission request signal including the user face image transmitted from the user terminal to the owner terminal. The authentication information issue device is configured to transmit predetermined authentication information to the user terminal when a use permission signal transmitted from the owner terminal in response to the use permission request signal is received. The predetermined authentication information is information for enabling an operation of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2018
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yuki ITO, Ryuichi SUZUKI, Hiroyasu SHIOKAWA, Yasumasa KOBAYASHI, Naoki YAMAMURO, Makoto AKAHANE
  • Patent number: 10331709
    Abstract: A map difference data distribution system includes a map difference data distribution device including a map difference data storage unit storing map difference data items and a distribution unit distributing map difference data items, and a map data maintaining device including update unit updating map data based on map difference data items. The map difference data storage unit traces the updated data items and data items having dependent relationships with the updated data items back to the different version updates, and stores the data items as map difference data items. The map difference data distribution device includes a non-updated data extraction unit extracting non-updated data items from the map data maintaining device, a grouping unit grouping the data items in dependent relationships, and a distribution data generation unit generating distribution data by arranging grouped records of non-updated data items from higher priority of map element under specified communication traffic volume.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Makoto Yano, Yasutaka Atarashi, Takamitsu Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10333215
    Abstract: A multi-band array antenna comprises m first antenna elements operating in p frequency bands; n second antenna elements operating in q frequency bands; a Wilkinson power distributor; one or more filters; and one or more matching circuits. Here, m and n are positive integers satisfying m+n?3 and any of m=n+1, n=m+1 and m=n; and p and q are positive integers satisfying p?1, q?2 and q>p. The m first antenna elements and the n second antenna elements are alternately arranged. The matching circuit performs impedance matching between the filter and the Wilkinson power distributor in a frequency band attenuated by the filter. A series-connection circuit portion is configured so that a branch portion of the power distributor becomes an open end in the attenuation frequency band.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: NTT DOCOMO, INC.
    Inventors: Yasunori Suzuki, Makoto Sumi, Takashi Hosozawa
  • Patent number: 10323027
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound having a cholinergic muscarinic M1 receptor positive allosteric modulator activity, which may be useful as a prophylactic or therapeutic drug for Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia, pain, sleep disorder, Parkinson's disease dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and the like. The present invention relates to a compound represented by the formula (I) or a salt thereof: wherein each symbol is as defined in the attached DESCRIPTION.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
    Inventors: Takahiro Sugimoto, Shinkichi Suzuki, Hiroki Sakamoto, Masami Yamada, Minoru Nakamura, Makoto Kamata, Kenichiro Shimokawa, Masataka Murakami, Jinichi Yonemori, Takuto Kojima
  • Patent number: 10325488
    Abstract: An image display device includes a light illuminator, a space detector, a travel information acquirer, a possibility calculator, and an illumination controller. The light illuminator is configured to send out light frontward of a first vehicle as an own vehicle, to display an image on a road a pedestrian is going to cross. The space detector is configured to detect a travel space sideward of the first vehicle. The possibility calculator is configured to calculate travel possibility that a second vehicle other than the first vehicle travels through the travel space, on the basis of travel information acquired by the travel information acquirer and on the basis of a position of the travel space detected by the space detector. The illumination controller is configured to control the light illuminator to display a no-crossing image on the condition that the travel possibility is equal to or larger than a predetermined value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Dan Suzuki, Makoto Kinoshita, Toru Yamazumi, Kentarou Yamasaki
  • Publication number: 20190181053
    Abstract: Some embodiments include an apparatus having a well region extending into a semiconductor substrate. A first conductive element is over the well region, and a second conductive element is over the first conductive element. A hole extends through the first conductive element. A connecting element extends from the second conductive element to the well region, and passes through the hole.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2017
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Inventors: Nanae Yokoyama, Ryota Suzuki, Makoto Sato
  • Publication number: 20190177582
    Abstract: An epoxy resin composition which exhibits excellent storage stability while having a low initial viscosity and favorable low temperature curability and an electro-conductive adhesive containing the same. An epoxy resin composition includes components (A) to (C): component (A): an epoxy resin (excluding the following component (B)); component (B): an epoxy resin having one epoxy group in a molecule and a surface tension of from 28.5 to 35.0 mN/m; and component (C): a latent curing agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 28, 2017
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Applicant: THREEBOND CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Soichi OTA, Takashi SUZUKI, Makoto KATO, Hitoshi MAFUNE, Masayuki OSADA
  • Publication number: 20190176753
    Abstract: A distribution device includes a server device configured to distribute key information to a portable terminal. The key information is used for a key system that determines whether or not to lock and unlock a vehicle, to make the vehicle travel, and to use a content providing device that provides digital contents in a vehicle cabin of the vehicle by transmitting the key information from the portable terminal to the vehicle. The server device is configured to distribute the key information to which restricted function information is added, to the portable terminal. The restricted function information is information indicating that locking and unlocking of the vehicle and use of the content providing device are permitted but traveling of the vehicle is not permitted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2018
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Ryuichi SUZUKI, Yuki ITO, Hiroyasu SHIOKAWA, Yasumasa KOBAYASHI, Naoki YAMAMURO, Makoto AKAHANE
  • Publication number: 20190180401
    Abstract: A server device includes a processor configured to i) acquire vehicle information when a delivery request is made; ii) acquire predetermined authentication information for unlocking and locking a door of a vehicle, based on the acquired vehicle information; iii) transmit the acquired predetermined authentication information to a delivery terminal; and iv) to acquire predetermined proof information for proving that a user of the vehicle is a rightful recipient of a delivery article, by communicating with a user terminal. The processor is configured to transmit the acquired predetermined authentication information to the delivery terminal, on a condition that the predetermined proof information is acquired.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yasumasa KOBAYASHI, Ryuichi SUZUKI, Yuki ITO, Hiroyasu SHIOKAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Makoto AKAHANE
  • Publication number: 20190172656
    Abstract: An electrolytic capacitor includes an anode body, a dielectric layer disposed on the anode body, a solid electrolyte layer disposed on the dielectric layer, and a cathode lead-out layer disposed on the solid electrolyte layer. The solid electrolyte layer contains a first conductive polymer having a thiophene skeleton and a second conductive polymer having an aniline skeleton. In the solid electrolyte layer, a mass ratio of the second conductive polymer with respect to a total mass of the first conductive polymer and the second conductive polymer in a region close to the dielectric layer is greater than a mass ratio of the second conductive polymer with respect to a total mass of the first conductive polymer and the second conductive polymer in a region close to the cathode lead-out layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2019
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Inventors: HITOSHI FUKUI, SHINYA SUZUKI, KOJI OKAMOTO, MAKOTO NAGASHIMA
  • Patent number: 10311718
    Abstract: An image display device includes an illuminator and a communicator. The illuminator is configured to send out light on a road surface around a first vehicle as an own vehicle, to display a first notification image on the road surface. The first notification image notifies information to surroundings of the first vehicle. The communicator is configured to perform inter-vehicle communication with a second vehicle other than the first vehicle. The illuminator is configured to display the first notification image on the basis of the inter-vehicle communication performed by the communicator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Dan Suzuki, Makoto Kinoshita, Toru Yamazumi, Kentarou Yamasaki