Patents by Inventor Masashi Mori

Masashi Mori 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: 20220374801
    Abstract: A plan evaluation apparatus, which evaluates a schedule planned by combining a plurality of plans, includes: a feature conversion unit that divides the schedule into plan components based on a predetermined conversion rule, and convert the divided plan components into features; a model learning unit that uses the features as an input and creates a machine learning model having a key performance indicator (KPI) of the schedule as an objective variable; a contribution rate calculation unit that calculates a contribution rate of each of the features with respect to the machine learning model; and an influence degree calculation unit that calculates an influence degree of influence, on the KPI of the schedule, of the plan component which is a conversion source of the feature, based on the contribution rate of the feature.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2022
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Inventors: Yuta TSUCHIYA, Yasuhide MORI, Masashi EGI
  • Patent number: 11496029
    Abstract: A laminated core manufacturing method according to the present invention is a manufacturing method for a laminated core including: a laminated body that is configured by laminating core strips that are made of a magnetic material, the laminated body including: a core back portion; and a tooth portion; and electrically insulating members that are disposed on two side portions of the tooth portion, wherein the laminated core manufacturing method includes a bonding step in which the insulating members are pressed onto each of the side surfaces of the tooth portion of the laminated body so as to integrate the laminated body and also so as to fix the insulating members to the laminated body, by means of at least one of an adhesive and a pressure-sensitive adhesive that is disposed between each of the side surfaces of the tooth portion and the insulating members.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tatsuro Hino, Akihito Mori, Naohiko Ayukawa, Kenichi Hirooka, Masashi Nakamura, Kohei Egashira, Shinichiro Yoshida, Daisuke Shijo
  • Publication number: 20220341056
    Abstract: A group Ill nitride crystal manufacturing apparatus includes a raw material chamber generating a group Ill elemental oxide gas, and a growth chamber allowing the group Ill element oxide gas supplied from the raw material chamber to react with a nitrogen element-containing gas to generate a group III nitride crystal on a seed substrate, and the growth chamber incudes a decomposition promoting part promoting decomposition of the unreacted nitrogen element- containing gas between the seed substrate and an exhaust port for discharging the unreacted group Ill oxide gas and the nitrogen element-containing gas.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2022
    Publication date: October 27, 2022
    Applicant: Panasonic Holdings Corporation
    Inventors: Yusuke MORI, Masashi YOSHIMURA, Masayuki IMANISHI, Shigeyoshi USAMI, Akira KITAMOTO, Junichi TAKINO, Masayuki HOTEIDA, Shunichi MATSUNO
  • Publication number: 20220325437
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a group III nitride crystal includes: preparing a seed substrate; causing surface roughness on the surface of the seed substrate; and supplying a group III element oxide gas and a nitrogen element-containing gas to grow a group III nitride crystal on the seed substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2022
    Publication date: October 13, 2022
    Applicant: Panasonic Holdings Corporation
    Inventors: Yusuke MORI, Masashi YOSHIMURA, Masayuki IMANISHI, Shigeyoshi USAMI, Akira KITAMOTO, Junichi TAKINO
  • Publication number: 20220292671
    Abstract: An object to allow an automatic discrimination between a super enlarged image and a non-enlarged image in a computer diagnosis assistance system that analyzes a state of an epithelium using an image analysis. An image analyzing device according to this disclosure is the image analyzing device to be connected to an endoscope, and includes a target image determination unit that obtains an image from the endoscope and determines whether or not the image is a target image using a halation region included in the image, and an image analyzing unit that analyzes a state of an epithelium, captured by the endoscope, using the target image when the image is the target image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 10, 2019
    Publication date: September 15, 2022
    Applicants: CYBERNET SYSTEMS CO., LTD., SHOWA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Masashi Misawa, Yuichi Mori, Shin-ei Kudo, Takashi Wakisaka, Hideo Kahara
  • Patent number: 11443204
    Abstract: A computer system stores interpretation factor conversion information for managing an interpretation factor interpreting a basis of a prediction result for input data, the interpretation factor is determined by a value of each of a plurality of feature quantities contained in the input data including values of the plurality of feature quantities, and a first evaluation value of each of the plurality of feature quantities contained in the input data. When evaluation target data is input, the computer system calculates a prediction result, calculates a contribution value of each of the plurality feature quantities contained in the evaluation target data, specifies a corresponding interpretation factor, based on a value and a contribution value of each of the plurality of feature quantities contained in the evaluation target data, by referring to the interpretation factor conversion information, and generates and outputs display information for presenting the specified interpretation factor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: HITACHI, LTD.
    Inventors: Naofumi Hama, Masashi Egi, Yasuhide Mori
  • Patent number: 11441808
    Abstract: An air-conditioning apparatus includes: room temperature sensors; room temperature setting units; a compressor that causes refrigerant to circulate through an outdoor heat exchanger, electric expansion valves, and indoor heat exchangers; a calculation unit including an integrator for a temperature deviation; an output unit that outputs a total opening degree; a calculation unit that uses a required capacity and the total opening degree; a derivation unit that obtains a distance function with a valve opening degree and a temporary valve opening degree as an evaluation function; a derivation unit that obtains equality constraints for equalizing the sum of opening degrees as a variable to the total opening degree; a calculation unit that calculates upper and lower limits of each opening degree; a derivation unit that obtains inequality constraints in which each opening degree falls within the range between the upper and lower limits; and a calculation unit that calculates the opening degrees from the evaluation
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Yuki Mori, Masashi Fujitsuka, Takahiro Nakai
  • Patent number: 11443558
    Abstract: Provided is a motion recognition apparatus capable of individually recognizing motions performed using each body part. A motion recognition apparatus (10) includes: an acquisition unit (11) configured to acquire time series information regarding motions of an operator; a motion recognition unit (12) configured to recognize, on the basis of motion information that defines individual motions and the time series information, a motion of the operator corresponding to any one of the individual motions for each body part of the operator and generate a motion recognition result including a start time and an end time of the one of the individual motions corresponding to the recognized motion of the operator for each body part of the operator; and a display unit (13) configured to display the motion recognition result of each body part in a chronologically aligned manner on the basis of the generated motion recognition result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: OMRON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hirotaka Wada, Kenta Nishiyuki, Yuji Mizuno, Masashi Miyazaki, Danni Wang, Yoshikazu Mori, Endri Rama
  • Patent number: 11437635
    Abstract: A fuel cell system includes: a fuel cell that is supplied with a reaction gas to generate electricity; a plurality of auxiliary components used for power generation of the fuel cell; and a control device that causes the fuel cell to generate electricity when a predetermined scavenging start condition is satisfied and controls the auxiliary components using electric power generated by the fuel cell to perform a scavenging process of removing water in a flow path of the reaction gas using the reaction gas, during a stop period in which electric power is not supplied to a load from the fuel cell system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Mahiro Ozeki, Masashi Toida, Hiroaki Mori, Toshiyuki Sanada
  • Publication number: 20220258484
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a container configured to store a liquid to be supplied to a discharge unit, a first cover portion capable of moving between a closing position where an inlet portion in the container is covered and an opening position, a second cover portion capable of moving between a closing position where the first cover portion is covered and an opening position where the first cover portion is exposed so as to be opened/closed, and a valve which opens/closes a passage communicating with an inside of the container. The valve closes the passage interworking with a movement of the first cover portion to the opening position, and opens the passage interworking with a movement of the second cover portion to the closing position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: August 18, 2022
    Inventors: Masashi Ito, Yuri Mori, Takashi Abe, Nanae Uchinuno
  • Patent number: 11419209
    Abstract: A resin member is formed from a resin material containing filler and an insulating base polymer as a main component. The resin member includes an alignment layer close to a surface of the resin member. The alignment layer includes the filler aligned in the surface direction and the base polymer filling the space between pieces of the filler. The alignment layer includes a carbonized portion that is carbonized matter of the base polymer, contains graphite, and provides electrical conductivity and thermal conductivity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Akihumi Kurita, Masato Ichikawa, Tsuyoshi Arai, Takeshi Kusano, Masashi Mori
  • Patent number: 11396716
    Abstract: A group-III nitride substrate includes: a base material part of a group-III nitride including a front surface, a back surface, and an inner layer between the front surface and the back surface, wherein the carbon concentration of the front surface of the base material part is higher than the carbon concentration of the inner layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignees: OSAKA UNIVERSITY, PANASONIC HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yusuke Mori, Masashi Yoshimura, Masayuki Imanishi, Akira Kitamoto, Junichi Takino, Tomoaki Sumi, Yoshio Okayama
  • Patent number: 11384674
    Abstract: A reuse evaluation system is a system that performs an evaluation to reuse a catalyst in a state where the catalyst that purifies an exhaust gas of an engine of a vehicle 1 is mounted on the vehicle. The reuse evaluation system includes a deterioration estimator that estimates a degree of deterioration of the catalyst based on an operating state of the vehicle, a reuse setting unit that sets a range of the degree of deterioration of the catalyst as a reuse range of the catalyst according to a usage of reuse of the catalyst, and a reuse determining unit that determines that the catalyst is reusable in the reuse usages when the degree of deterioration of the catalyst estimated by the deterioration estimator is within the reuse range set by the reuse setting unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Okada, Masaru Kakinohana, Fukutaroh Mori, Shogo Shirakawa, Yuriko Takahashi, Masashi Nose
  • Patent number: 11376901
    Abstract: A tire side device is provided with a vibration detection unit that outputs a detection signal corresponding to the magnitude of tire vibration, a control unit that performs to generate road surface data indicating a road surface condition that appears in the waveform of the detection signal, and a first data communication unit that transmits the road surface data. Furthermore, a vehicle body side system is provided with a second data communication unit that receives the road surface data transmitted from the first data communication unit, and a road surface determination unit that determines the condition of the road surface that the vehicle is traveling on the basis of the road surface data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoichiro Suzuki, Masashi Mori, Takatoshi Sekizawa
  • Patent number: 11377757
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a method for producing a group III nitride crystal in which generation of breaking or cracks is less likely to occur. To achieve the object, the method for producing a group III nitride crystal includes: seed crystal preparation including disposing a plurality of crystals of a group III nitride as a plurality of seed crystals on a substrate; and crystal growth including growing group III nitride crystals by contacting a surface of each of the seed crystals with a melt containing at least one group III element selected from gallium, aluminum, and indium and an alkali metal in an atmosphere containing nitrogen. In the seed crystal preparation, the plurality of seed crystals are disposed within a hexagonal region provided on the substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignees: PANASONIC HOLDINGS CORPORATION, OSAKA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Yoshio Okayama, Shinsuke Komatsu, Masahiro Tada, Yusuke Mori, Masayuki Imanishi, Masashi Yoshimura
  • Publication number: 20220101444
    Abstract: An information processing device acquires related information related to support information for supporting safe driving of a vehicle transmitted from the vehicle to one or more apparatuses among a roadside unit, another vehicle, and a mobile terminal device, and calculates a score of an owner of the vehicle based on the related information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2019
    Publication date: March 31, 2022
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Akio KAMIMURAI, Masashi MORI, Katsuyuki SUMIMOTO
  • Publication number: 20220104349
    Abstract: A resin member is formed from a resin material containing filler and an insulating base polymer as a main component. The resin member includes an alignment layer close to a surface of the resin member. The alignment layer includes the filler aligned in the surface direction and the base polymer filling the space between pieces of the filler. The alignment layer includes a carbonized portion that is carbonized matter of the base polymer, contains graphite, and provides electrical conductivity and thermal conductivity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2021
    Publication date: March 31, 2022
    Inventors: Akihumi Kurita, Masato Ichikawa, Tsuyoshi Arai, Takeshi Kusano, Masashi Mori
  • Publication number: 20220090103
    Abstract: Provided is a method of transforming quinoa. It has been found that a female organ of quinoa can be transformed by adding sealing treatment to a floral dip method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Publication date: March 24, 2022
    Inventor: Masashi MORI
  • Patent number: 11281376
    Abstract: An operation circuit contains a parallel operation circuit including operators storage circuits. Each storage circuit has an input storage circuit that stores elements of an input vector in an order based on an index of each element; and a coefficient storage circuit including a ring buffer that stores elements of a row or column vector of a coefficient matrix in an order based on an index of each element. Each operator sequentially multiplies the elements of the coefficient matrix in the storage circuit by a corresponding one of the elements of the input vector, and adds a result of multiplication to a corresponding one of elements of the output vector based on the index thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2022
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masashi Mori, Susumu Tanaka, Kazushige Hashimoto
  • Patent number: 11281746
    Abstract: An arithmetic operation method for a convolutional layer in a neural network includes: generating a coefficient matrix by converting a kernel used in the convolutional layer such that the coefficient matrix is associated with an input vector obtained by expanding, into one column, a feature map input to the convolutional layer; searching for non-zero elements included in the coefficient matrix; assigning multiplications of the non-zero elements included in the coefficient matrix and corresponding elements of the input vector to a plurality of calculators with each of the multiplications being handled as a unit of process, so as to level out the numbers of units of process among the calculators, each of the calculators being capable of performing a process in parallel with one another; and sequentially performing, by the calculators, the assigned multiplications, and sequentially adding, by the calculators, results of the multiplications to corresponding elements of an output vector.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2022
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Susumu Tanaka, Masashi Mori, Kazushige Hashimoto