Patents by Inventor Masahiro Sato

Masahiro Sato 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: 20210173367
    Abstract: An information processing device includes a processor configured to not operate equipment according to biological information indicating an operation item of the equipment in a case where the biological information not expected to be produced from a user under specific circumstances is measured from the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210172365
    Abstract: A particulate matter measuring device component includes: a base portion formed of ceramics and having a flow channel through which a gas flows; a filter portion formed of porous ceramics and disposed inside the flow channel so as to divide the flow channel into a plurality of divisions; and a pair of electrodes for forming an electrostatic capacitance which is disposed in the base portion so as to sandwich at least a part of the filter portion, the flow channel being located on one end side of the base portion, a retaining portion being disposed on the other end side of the base portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2016
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: KYOCERA Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroki MURAMATSU, Masahiro SATO, Keigo UCHIYAMA
  • Publication number: 20210174251
    Abstract: An information processing device includes a processor configured to query a user about an operation item to be executed by equipment in a case where biological information about the user satisfying a specific condition is acquired, but a single operation item of the equipment to associate with the acquired biological information is not specified, and associate an operation item designated by the user in response to the query with the acquired biological information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210173362
    Abstract: An information processing includes a processor. The processor is configured to output an instruction for turning equipment on or off in response to acquiring first biological information from a user that corresponds to turning the equipment on or off, and output an instruction for setting a function level of the equipment according to second biological information from the user or environmental information that corresponds to a function level of the equipment in a case where the second biological information or the environmental information is acquired.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210173484
    Abstract: An information processing device includes a processor configured to operate equipment according to biological information indicating an operation item of the equipment in a case where the biological information indicating an operation item of the equipment is measured from a user before the equipment runs, and change an operation item of the equipment in a case where biological information not satisfying a condition regarding a running state of the equipment is measured from the user after the equipment runs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Patent number: 11030727
    Abstract: A display apparatus includes: a display unit; an acquiring unit configured to acquire brightness information that is information related to display brightness; and a correcting unit configured to, in a case where a first image that is an image based on first image data having a first dynamic range and a second image that is an image based on second image data having a second dynamic range narrower than the first dynamic range are displayed on a screen, correct the second image data so that the first image is displayed in accordance with the display brightness related to the brightness information and the second image is displayed in accordance with display brightness that is lower than the display brightness related to the brightness information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Masahiro Sato, Hirofumi Urabe, Takehito Fukushima
  • Publication number: 20210165488
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes first and second sensors and a processor. The first sensor monitors specific biological information concerning a user. The specific biological information is used for operating a device. The second sensor identifies a part of the user where the first sensor is placed. The processor is configured to operate the device in accordance with the specific biological information monitored by the first sensor when the second sensor has determined that the first sensor is placed at a specific part where the specific biological information is monitored.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kengo TOKUCHI, Masahiro SATO
  • Publication number: 20210166817
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor. The processor is configured to obtain biological information indicating a state of a subject user which is found when an instruction is provided from the subject user and to determine whether to restrict accepting of the instruction in accordance with the state indicated by the biological information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kengo TOKUCHI, Masahiro SATO
  • Publication number: 20210133653
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor configured to: obtain biological information of a person who has received a request to implement an activity, the biological information being generated from the person on receipt of the request to implement the activity; and estimate, on the basis of the biological information, whether the person is able to accept implementation of the activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 2, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kengo TOKUCHI, Masahiro SATO, Hanako KARIYA
  • Publication number: 20210118035
    Abstract: A generation device includes a processor. The processor is configured to input, into a learning model that has learned, using learning data in which user information of a user, a purchase history of the user regarding a product, product information of the product, and text associated with the product, the text being added to the product, are associated with one another, association of the user information, the purchase history, the product information, and the text included in the learning data, the user information of the user and product information of a recommended product recommended to the user, and generate text associated with the recommended product based on the purchase history of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shotaro MISAWA, Tomoki TANIGUCHI, Masahiro SATO, Tomoko OHKUMA
  • Patent number: 10984197
    Abstract: An information transmission device includes: a determining unit that determines a situation of an interlocutor who interacts with a user; and a transmission unit that transmits, to the user, information to be provided according to the situation of the interlocutor determined by the determining unit. In a further modification of the invention, the determining unit may determine a situation related to a body or conversation of the interlocutor as the situation of the interlocutor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Sato, Kengo Tokuchi
  • Publication number: 20210095173
    Abstract: Provided is a UV curable sealing material containing a vinyl chloride sol as a main ingredient, the film strength of the sealing material being not reduced even in a thin film, the sealing material thus having high resistant pressure against a hem blister. Provided is a vinyl chloride sol composition containing a vinyl chloride-based resin, a UV curable resin having a polar group (functional group), a blocked isocyanate resin, and a filler, the vinyl chloride sol composition being characterized by containing the UV curable resin having a polar group (functional group) in an amount of 20 to 100 parts by weight, the blocked isocyanate resin in an amount of 10 to 50 parts by weight, and the filler in an amount of 50 to 160 parts by weight, relative to 100 parts by weight of the vinyl chloride-based resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2020
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Applicants: PARKER ASAHI Co., Ltd.,, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Eiichi ISHIDA, Ayumi WATANABE
  • Patent number: 10965022
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a high-frequency module and a communication device, each of which includes a non-directional antenna and is suitable for transmission/reception of a radio wave in a high frequency band. [Solution] A high-frequency module including: an antenna portion provided to project from a board; an antenna element at least a part of which is provided on the antenna portion; a transmission line formed on a same surface as the antenna element and including a same material as the antenna element; and a high-frequency element mounted on a surface of the board on which the transmission line is formed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: SONY SEMICONDUCTOR SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masahiro Sato, Takashi Kawamura
  • Patent number: 10961954
    Abstract: A valve device includes an outflow port inserted in an engine port provided on an intake pipe so as to communicate with an intake passage. A leak port is inserted in the engine port and includes a leak passage into which evaporative fuel is allowed to flow regardless of a permitting state and a blocking state. A seal provides a sealed state between the outflow port and the engine port. Another seal provides a sealed state between the leak port and the engine port. The seal is positioned such that the sealed state of the seal becomes broken before breakage of the other seal when the outflow port and the leak port move in a direction away from the engine port.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: HAMANAKODENSO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshifumi Teramoto, Masahiro Sato, Chiaki Kurita
  • Publication number: 20210072828
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor configured to receive biopotential information of each of a plurality of users, and transmit, to a device, operation information indicating operation content determined by comparing the operation contents of the device, the operation contents being recognized from the biopotential information of the plurality of users.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210068765
    Abstract: A state estimation apparatus includes a processor configured to estimate, from first test information obtained as a result of a first test conducted on a test target, second test information indicating a result of a second test, whether to conduct the second test being determined on a basis of a result indicated by the first test information, and estimate a state of the test target from the estimated second test information and the first test information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Janmajay SINGH, Masahiro SATO, Takashi SONODA
  • Patent number: 10944889
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus includes: a converting unit configured to convert a color of input image data based on information representing a correspondence between a brightness level and a color, and generate converted image data; and a setting unit configured to set a gradation characteristic of the input image data, wherein the converting unit converts the color of the input image data based on information representing a first correspondence in a case where the gradation characteristic set by the setting unit is a first gradation characteristic, and converts the color of the input image data based on information representing a second correspondence in a case where the gradation characteristic set by the setting unit is a second gradation characteristic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro Sato, Hirofumi Urabe
  • Publication number: 20210063978
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor configured to associate information indicating a recognition result of a voice of a user uttered at a time at which the user manually operates a device, biological information other than the voice of the user, and manual operation information indicating a manual operation for the device with each other, and operate the device based on the biological information in a subsequent operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210063977
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor configured to receive biological information of a user, and output, to a device which implements means for coping with a state of the user recognized from the biological information, an operation instruction for implementing the means.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210063971
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a processor configured to operate a device, based on biological information generated from a user who has received an external stimulus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro SATO, Kengo TOKUCHI