Patents by Inventor Masahiro IINO

Masahiro IINO 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: 20210006713
    Abstract: An image processing device used on a mobile body has: a determiner configured to determine one out of a plurality of combination patterns as to the presence or absence of an object in a plurality of predetermined regions around the mobile body; and a generator configured to generate a composite image by projecting onto a virtual projection surface a plurality of shot images acquired by a plurality of cameras taking images of the surroundings of the mobile body. The generator is configured to select, out of a plurality of projection surfaces prepared beforehand, the projection surface used in generating the composite image in accordance with the combination pattern determined by the determiner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Applicants: DENSO TEN Limited, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro IINO, Michihiro TAKADA, Mayuko MAEDA, Toshihiro TAKAGI, Yasutaka MATSUNAGA
  • Publication number: 20200311441
    Abstract: An image generation device includes: an image acquisition unit which acquires images taken by cameras installed in a vehicle; a storage unit which stores self vehicle data indicating the vehicle having such gloss that a certain region is higher in brightness than the other region; a bird's eye image generation unit which generates a neighborhood image that is an image of the vehicle and a neighborhood of the vehicle as viewed from a virtual point of view based on the acquired images; a 3D image generation unit which generates a three-dimensional self-vehicle image being a three-dimensional image of the vehicle; and an image synthesis unit which generates a synthesized image in which the self-vehicle image is superimposed on the neighborhood image, and the 3D image generation unit generates the three-dimensional self-vehicle image based on the self vehicle data that is read out from the storage unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2019
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventors: Masahiro IINO, Michihiro TAKADA, Mayuko MAEDA
  • Publication number: 20200254847
    Abstract: An in-vehicle air conditioning device includes a plurality of air conditioning openings provided for each of a plurality of seats of the vehicle at at least one of an upper part and a lower part of the vehicle corresponding to each seat; a plurality of airflow generators that are provided for each of the air conditioning openings and generate an airflow discharged from the air conditioning openings while controlling a temperature and an amount of the airflow; and a controller that individually controls the plurality of airflow generators, wherein at least some of the plurality of airflow generators include an air volume distribution adjustor adjusts planar distribution of a volume of air that passes through the air volume distribution adjustor, and wherein the controller control an amount of the planar distribution of the volume of air adjusted by the air volume distribution adjustor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2019
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Inventors: Masahiro NAKAMURA, Hideyuki MINAI, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Ayako IINO, Yo AKIYAMA
  • Patent number: 10725543
    Abstract: An input device according to an embodiment includes a detection unit, a touch position number calculation unit, a vibration unit, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects one or more touch positions on an operation surface. The touch position number calculation unit calculates the number of the touch positions detected by the detection unit. The vibration unit vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration unit to provide different vibration modes depending on the number of the touch positions calculated by the touch position number calculation unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventor: Masahiro Iino
  • Patent number: 10720054
    Abstract: A display processing apparatus according to an embodiment includes an acquisition unit, a setting unit, and a change unit. The acquisition unit acquires notification information. The setting unit sets, for each of a plurality of display screens, notification information to be displayed on a corresponding display screen based on a priority of the notification information. The change unit changes, when changing notification information of one of the plurality of display screens based on a user's operation on a display screen set by the setting unit, notification information to be displayed on another of the plurality of display screens based on a change in the notification information on the one display screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventors: Osamu Kukimoto, Chiharu Yamamoto, Masahiro Iino
  • Patent number: 10586363
    Abstract: An output processing device includes: an accepter which accepts output requests for information that include parameters concerning priority of output of information and parameters concerning output regions for information; and a mediator which, on accepting output requests for a plurality of items of information, mediates the output regions for the plurality of items of information respectively and the output modes of the plurality of items of information respectively based on the parameters concerning priority and the parameters concerning output regions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2020
    Assignee: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventor: Masahiro Iino
  • Publication number: 20190251840
    Abstract: A display processing apparatus according to an embodiment includes an acquisition unit, a setting unit, and a change unit. The acquisition unit acquires notification information. The setting unit sets, for each of a plurality of display screens, notification information to be displayed on a corresponding display screen based on a priority of the notification information. The change unit changes, when changing notification information of one of the plurality of display screens based on a user's operation on a display screen set by the setting unit, notification information to be displayed on another of the plurality of display screens based on a change in the notification information on the one display screen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventors: Osamu KUKIMOTO, Chiharu YAMAMOTO, Masahiro IINO
  • Publication number: 20190156542
    Abstract: An output processing device includes: an accepter which accepts output requests for information that include parameters concerning priority of output of information and parameters concerning output regions for information; and a mediator which, on accepting output requests for a plurality of items of information, mediates the output regions for the plurality of items of information respectively and the output modes of the plurality of items of information respectively based on the parameters concerning priority and the parameters concerning output regions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2018
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Applicant: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventor: Masahiro IINO
  • Patent number: 10191548
    Abstract: A touch sensor that generates an output based on an operation performed to the touch sensor by an operator; a transducer attached to the touch sensor and configured to vibrate the touch sensor so as to give a touch feeling to the operator contacting the touch sensor; and a controller configured to (i) determine a content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator based on the output of the touch sensor and (ii) select one of the plurality of operation modes based on the determined content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator. The controller causes the transducer to vibrate the touch sensor with different patterns of vibration so as to give different touch feelings to the operator contacting the touch sensor depending on the determined content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Osamu Kukimoto, Teru Sawada, Tadayuki Yamashita, Masahiro Iino
  • Patent number: 10168780
    Abstract: An input device according to the present embodiment includes a detection unit, a vibration unit, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects a touch position on an operation surface. The vibration unit vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration unit to provide different vibration modes between a case where a direction of movement of the touch position is a first direction defined on the operation surface and a case where the direction of movement is a second direction different from the first direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventor: Masahiro Iino
  • Publication number: 20180335851
    Abstract: An input device according to a mode of an embodiment includes a detection unit, at least one vibration element, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects a contact position of a user on an operation surface. The vibration element vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration element in such a manner that a vibration state of the vibration element becomes a first vibration state when the contact position detected by the detection unit is in a predetermined region and that a vibration state of the vibration element becomes a second vibration state different from the first vibration state when the contact position is outside the predetermined region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2018
    Publication date: November 22, 2018
    Applicant: DENSO TEN Limited
    Inventors: Shinsuke MATSUMOTO, Hitoshi TSUDA, Teru SAWADA, Yoshihiro NAKAO, Masahiro IINO
  • Patent number: 10083546
    Abstract: An augmented reality information displaying device according to the embodiment includes a storage, a display-position deciding unit, and a display controller. The storage stores augmented reality information associated with a real position. The display-position deciding unit decides a display position of the augmented reality information on a display screen of a transmission-type display device based on a real position of a user that visually recognizes the display screen, a real position of the display screen, the real position in the scene through the display screen associated with the augmented reality information. The display controller controls to display, at a display position decided by the display-position deciding unit, the augmented reality information corresponding to a mode according to positional relationship between the real position of the user and the real position associated with the augmented reality information in the scene.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Tomofumi Soda, Masahiro Iino, Chiharu Yamamoto, Satoru Ikeda
  • Publication number: 20170294046
    Abstract: An augmented reality information displaying device according to the embodiment includes a storage, a display-position deciding unit, and a display controller. The storage stores augmented reality information associated with a real position. The display-position deciding unit decides a display position of the augmented reality information on a display screen of a transmission-type display device based on a real position of a user that visually recognizes the display screen, a real position of the display screen, the real position in the scene through the display screen associated with the augmented reality information. The display controller controls to display, at a display position decided by the display-position deciding unit, the augmented reality information corresponding to a mode according to positional relationship between the real position of the user and the real position associated with the augmented reality information in the scene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2017
    Publication date: October 12, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Tomofumi SODA, Masahiro IINO, Chiharu YAMAMOTO, Satoru IKEDA
  • Publication number: 20170220114
    Abstract: An input device according to the present embodiment includes a detection unit, a vibration unit, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects a touch position on an operation surface. The vibration unit vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration unit to provide different vibration modes between a case where a direction of movement of the touch position is a first direction defined on the operation surface and a case where the direction of movement is a second direction different from the first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2016
    Publication date: August 3, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventor: Masahiro IINO
  • Publication number: 20170220113
    Abstract: An input device according to an embodiment includes a detection unit, a touch position number calculation unit, a vibration unit, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects one or more touch positions on an operation surface. The touch position number calculation unit calculates the number of the touch positions detected by the detection unit. The vibration unit vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration unit to provide different vibration modes depending on the number of the touch positions calculated by the touch position number calculation unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Publication date: August 3, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventor: Masahiro IINO
  • Publication number: 20170060240
    Abstract: An input device according to an embodiment includes an operation detection unit, at least one vibration element, a setting unit, and a vibration control unit. The operation detection unit detects a touch operation on an operation surface. The at least one vibration element vibrates the operation surface. The setting unit receives a setting where, at least, a content of the touch operation on the operation surface and a vibration parameter of the vibration element are associated with one another. The vibration control unit controls a vibration state of the vibration element based on the setting.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2016
    Publication date: March 2, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Masahiro IINO, Teruomi KUWANO
  • Publication number: 20170060241
    Abstract: An input device according to a mode of an embodiment includes a detection unit, at least one vibration element, and a vibration control unit. The detection unit detects a contact position of a user on an operation surface. The vibration element vibrates the operation surface. The vibration control unit controls the vibration element in such a manner that a vibration state of the vibration element becomes a first vibration state when the contact position detected by the detection unit is in a predetermined region and that a vibration state of the vibration element becomes a second vibration state different from the first vibration state when the contact position is outside the predetermined region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2016
    Publication date: March 2, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Shinsuke MATSUMOTO, Hitoshi TSUDA, Teru SAWADA, Yoshihiro NAKAO, Masahiro IINO
  • Publication number: 20170060245
    Abstract: An input device according to an embodiment includes an operation panel, a selection unit, a detector, a vibration element, a setting unit, and a vibration control unit. The selection unit selects a to-be-controlled object using the operation panel in accordance with the user's action. The detector detects touch operation on the operation panel. The vibration element vibrates the operation panel. The setting unit sets a vibration pattern of the vibration element appropriate to the touch operation detected by the detector, depending on the to-be-controlled object selected by the selection unit. The vibration control unit controls the vibration element to generate the vibration pattern set by the setting unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 18, 2016
    Publication date: March 2, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Osamu KUKIMOTO, Masahiro IINO, Yutaka MATSUNAMI, Hitoshi TSUDA, Teru SAWADA, Minoru MAEHATA
  • Publication number: 20160162026
    Abstract: A touch sensor that generates an output based on an operation performed to the touch sensor by an operator; a transducer attached to the touch sensor and configured to vibrate the touch sensor so as to give a touch feeling to the operator contacting the touch sensor; and a controller configured to (i) determine a content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator based on the output of the touch sensor and (ii) select one of the plurality of operation modes based on the determined content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator. The controller causes the transducer to vibrate the touch sensor with different patterns of vibration so as to give different touch feelings to the operator contacting the touch sensor depending on the determined content of the operation performed to the touch sensor by the operator.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2015
    Publication date: June 9, 2016
    Inventors: Osamu KUKIMOTO, Teru SAWADA, Tadayuki YAMASHITA, Masahiro IINO
  • Publication number: 20160162092
    Abstract: An operation device, includes: a touch sensor; a deriving unit that acquires information representing a point on the touch sensor subjected to an operation, and derives an amount of the operation on the basis of the point information; and a tactile sensation giving unit that gives a tactile sensation to an operator, in which the tactile sensation giving unit gives a first tactile sensation at intervals of a first operation amount from an operation start point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 2, 2015
    Publication date: June 9, 2016
    Applicant: FUJITSU TEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Osamu KUKIMOTO, Teru SAWADA, Tadayuki YAMASHITA, Masahiro IINO