Patents by Inventor Masato Mizutani

Masato Mizutani 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: 10891771
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes circuitry to register at least a first viewpoint and a second viewpoint designated next to the first viewpoint as viewpoints in a full-view spherical image with an order designated by a user, set a transition path of the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint by interpolating between the first viewpoint and the second viewpoint in the full-view spherical image, generate a first partial image having a center that matches the first viewpoint, and a second partial image having a center that matches the second viewpoint, and play animation by sequentially displaying the first partial image and the second partial image with the order designated by the user while transiting the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint along the set transition path.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Satoshi Mitsui, Masato Takada, Hitomi Mizutani, Keitaro Shimizu
  • Publication number: 20200379633
    Abstract: An information processing system and a method for operating same are provided. The information processing system includes a first information processing apparatus and a second information processing apparatus. The first information processing apparatus is configured to display a first synchronous image in a first window, the first window having an operation right. The second information processing apparatus has a synchronous state or an asynchronous state. The second information processing apparatus is configured to: display a second synchronous image; in response to a first request, switch from the synchronous state to the asynchronous state; and in response to a second request, switch from the asynchronous state to the synchronous state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 18, 2020
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Inventors: Yutaka HASEGAWA, Yoichi MIZUTANI, Masato KAJIMOTO, Masahiro TAKAHASHI, Hiroshi KYUSOJIN
  • Publication number: 20200184698
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes circuitry to register at least a first viewpoint and a second viewpoint designated next to the first viewpoint as viewpoints in a full-view spherical image with an order designated by a user, set a transition path of the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint by interpolating between the first viewpoint and the second viewpoint in the full-view spherical image, generate a first partial image having a center that matches the first viewpoint, and a second partial image having a center that matches the second viewpoint, and play animation by sequentially displaying the first partial image and the second partial image with the order designated by the user while transiting the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint along the set transition path.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2020
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Inventors: Satoshi MITSUI, Masato TAKADA, Hitomi MIZUTANI, Keitaro SHIMIZU
  • Patent number: 10614606
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes circuitry to register at least a first viewpoint and a second viewpoint designated next to the first viewpoint as viewpoints in a full-view spherical image with an order designated by a user, set a transition path of the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint by interpolating between the first viewpoint and the second viewpoint in the full-view spherical image, generate a first partial image having a center that matches the first viewpoint, and a second partial image having a center that matches the second viewpoint, and play animation by sequentially displaying the first partial image and the second partial image with the order designated by the user while transiting the viewpoints from the first viewpoint to the second viewpoint along the set transition path.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Mitsui, Masato Takada, Hitomi Mizutani, Keitaro Shimizu
  • Patent number: 10573823
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescence device including: an anode; a cathode; two or more emitting units that are disposed between the anode and the cathode, each unit having an emitting layer; and a charge-generating layer that is disposed between the emitting units, wherein the charge-generating layer includes an N layer nearer to the anode and a P layer nearer to the cathode, and the N layer includes a compound represented by the following formula (I) or (II):
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: JOLED INC
    Inventors: Emiko Kambe, Masato Nakamura, Masakazu Funahashi, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Sayaka Mizutani
  • Publication number: 20200035336
    Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus and method that allow a user to easily adequately move a display area by guiding a browsed part when a needle biopsy image is browsed. The information processing apparatus includes a storage unit to store a pathological image of a specimen and guide information along the center line of a shape of the specimen in the pathological image, a display control unit to display at least a part of the stored pathological image, as an observation image, on a screen, an input unit to receive an instruction for changing a range on the pathological image of the observation image displayed on the screen, from a user, and a control unit to calculate the range on the pathological image of the observation image based on the instruction and the stored guide information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2019
    Publication date: January 30, 2020
    Inventors: YUTAKA HASEGAWA, HIDAKA UCHIDA, YOICHI MIZUTANI, SHIGEATSU YOSHIOKA, MASATO KAJIMOTO, KOUJI OGURA, MASASHI KIMOTO, NAOKI TAGAMI, TORU MITOME
  • Patent number: 10547058
    Abstract: There is provided a method of manufacturing a membrane electrode assembly that has an electrode catalyst layer formed on a surface of an electrolyte membrane. The electrode catalyst layer formed in the membrane electrode assembly is produced by a drying process that dries a catalyst ink which includes catalyst-supported particles having a catalyst metal supported thereon, a solvent and an ionomer, at a predetermined temperature. The catalyst ink includes a plurality of different solvents having different boiling points. The predetermined temperature is set to be lower than the boiling point of the solvent having the lowest boiling point among the plurality of different solvents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kenji Tsubosaka, Hiroo Yoshikawa, Tsunemasa Nishida, Nobuaki Mizutani, Takeaki Saitou, Junji Nakanishi, Masato Hamano
  • Patent number: 10460075
    Abstract: To provide an information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and an information processing program that allow a user to easily adequately move a display area by guiding a browsed part when a needle biopsy image is browsed. [Solving Means] An information processing apparatus includes: a storage unit to store a pathological image of a specimen and guide information along the center line of a shape of the specimen in the pathological image; a display control unit to display at least a part of the stored pathological image, as an observation image, on a screen; an input unit to receive an instruction for changing a range on the pathological image of the observation image displayed on the screen, from a user; and a control unit to calculate the range on the pathological image of the observation image based on the instruction and the stored guide information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Yutaka Hasegawa, Hidaka Uchida, Yoichi Mizutani, Shigeatsu Yoshioka, Masato Kajimoto, Kouji Ogura, Masashi Kimoto, Naoki Tagami, Toru Mitome
  • Patent number: 9137985
    Abstract: Provided is an arthropod pest control composition, the composition having an superior effect on control of arthropod pests. The composition comprises 0.01 to 0.5% by weight of a neonicotinoid insecticidal compound, 10 to 50% by weight of an organic solvent selected from the group consisting of monoalcohols having 1 to 3 carbon atoms and acetone, and 49.5 to 89.99% by weight of liquefied carbon dioxide, wherein the weight of ethanol to that of the neonicotinoid insecticidal compound is 100 times or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2015
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Hiroshi Okamoto, Kenji Yoshimura, Takashi Tanaka, Masato Mizutani, Shinobu Kawaguchi
  • Publication number: 20140205547
    Abstract: Provided is an arthropod pest control composition, the composition having an superior effect on control of arthropod pests. The composition comprises 0.01 to 0.5% by weight of a neonicotinoid insecticidal compound, 10 to 50% by weight of an organic solvent selected from the group consisting of monoalcohols having 1 to 3 carbon atoms and acetone, and 49.5 to 89.99% by weight of liquefied carbon dioxide, wherein the weight of ethanol to that of the neonicotinoid insecticidal compound is 100 times or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2014
    Publication date: July 24, 2014
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Hiroshi OKAMOTO, Kenji YOSHIMURA, Takashi TANAKA, Masato MIZUTANI, Shinobu KAWAGUCHI
  • Patent number: 8535699
    Abstract: In order to provide a controlled-release insect-controlling resin molded product and a insect-controlling resin composition for making such a controlled-release insect-controlling resin molded product that have immediate effectiveness, residual effectiveness, and preservation stability and that are excellent in merchantability and manufacturing control, the present invention uses an insect-controlling resin composition including a polyvinyl chloride resin containing a non-vaporizable insect-controlling component and erucic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2013
    Assignee: Sumika Life Tech, Limited
    Inventors: Shinobu Kawaguchi, Masayuki Tatsumi, Kiyoshi Mitsui, Masato Mizutani, Kouzi Noda
  • Publication number: 20110159064
    Abstract: In order to provide a controlled-release insect-controlling resin molded product and a insect-controlling resin composition for making such a controlled-release insect-controlling resin molded product that have immediate effectiveness, residual effectiveness, and preservation stability and that are excellent in merchantability and manufacturing control, the present invention uses an insect-controlling resin composition including a polyvinyl chloride resin containing a non-vaporizable insect-controlling component and erucic acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2010
    Publication date: June 30, 2011
    Inventors: Shinobu KAWAGUCHI, Masayuki Tatsumi, Kiyoshi Mitsui, Masato Mizutani, Kouzi Noda
  • Publication number: 20100009266
    Abstract: Objects of the invention are to provide an ion-conductive polymer electrolyte for electrochemical device which has low volatility, is excellent in moldability and processability, has high compressive strength, has satisfactory ionic conductivity in a wide temperature range from ordinary to high temperatures, and has satisfactory chemical stability in high-temperature environments and to provide a secondary battery which employs the electrolyte and which has a practically sufficient output in a wide temperature range and has satisfactory safety and reliability in high-temperature environments. The polymer electrolyte for electrochemical device of the invention and the secondary battery employing the electrolyte include a polymer of a polymerizable boron-containing compound represented by formula (1), a high-molecular compound represented by formula (2), and an electrolyte salt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2007
    Publication date: January 14, 2010
    Applicant: NOF CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tetsuya Itoh, Takeshi Tokunaka, Masato Mizutani, Kengo Ichimiya
  • Publication number: 20070048616
    Abstract: The present invention provides a high-power secondary battery using a gel electrolyte comprising a polymer matrix, which is obtained by polymerizing a polymerizable functional group-terminated borate represented by formula (1) or a mixture composed of a borate represented by formula (2) and a borate represented by formula (3), an electrolytic salt, and further a nonaqueous solvent: wherein Z1, Z2, and Z3 each independently represent a polymerizable functional group or a hydrocarbon group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, provided that an average mole of the hydrocarbon group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms is 1.0 to 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2006
    Publication date: March 1, 2007
    Inventors: Takefumi Okumura, Shin Nishimura, Norio Iwayasu, Kazushige Kohno, Shoichi Yokoyama, Masato Mizutani, Tetsuya Itoh
  • Patent number: 6010693
    Abstract: There are disclosed a controlling agent and an antifouling composition against harmful aquatic organisms, which include a particular N-phenylisothiazolone derivative of the formula: ##STR1## wherein X.sup.1 and X.sup.2 are the same or different and are independently hydrogen, chlorine or bromine; and R is haloalkoxy. Also disclosed is a method for preventing or inhibiting the adhesion of harmful aquatic organisms to water-exposed articles, which includes applying the antifouling composition to the water-exposed articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 1997
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2000
    Assignees: Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd., Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Makoto Tsuboi, Shuhei Yuki, Akiko Kakimizu, Kenji Arai, Masato Mizutani
  • Patent number: 5683686
    Abstract: There are disclosed a controlling agent and an antifouling composition against harmful aquatic organisms, which include a particular N-phenylisothiazolone derivative of the formula: ##STR1## wherein X.sup.1 and X.sup.2 are the same or different and are independently hydrogen, chlorine or bromine; and R is haloalkoxy. Also disclosed is a method for preventing or inhibiting the adhesion of harmful aquatic organisms to water-exposed articles, which includes applying the antifouling composition to the water-exposed articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 1994
    Date of Patent: November 4, 1997
    Assignees: Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd., Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Makoto Tsuboi, Shuhei Yuki, Akiko Kakimizu, Kenji Arai, Masato Mizutani
  • Patent number: 5507862
    Abstract: There are disclosed a controlling agent and an antifouling composition against harmful aquatic organisms, which include a particular N-phenylbenzoisothiazolone derivative of the formula: ##STR1## wherein R's are the same or different and are independently halogen, alkyl or alkoxy; n is an integer of 0 to 5; X's are the same or different and are independently halogen, nitro, alkyl or alkoxy; and m is an integer of 0 to 4; with the proviso that when the R's are all alkyl or all alkoxy, n is an integer of 1 to 3, and when all of the R's are different, n is an integer of 2 or 3. Also disclosed is a method for preventing or inhibiting the adhesion of harmful aquatic organisms to water-exposed articles, which includes applying the antifouling composition to the water-exposed articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 1994
    Date of Patent: April 16, 1996
    Assignees: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited, Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd.
    Inventors: Makoto Tsuboi, Shuhei Yuki, Kenji Arai, Tomohiro Teramae, Masato Mizutani
  • Patent number: 5346879
    Abstract: Plant growth regulators comprising, as an active ingredient, a substituted dicarboxylic acid derivative having the formula: ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3 and R.sup.4 are the same as defined in the present specification, the substituted dicarboxylic acid derivatives, and processes for preparing the same, are disclosed. The plant growth regulators provided according to the present invention have a regulating activity on plant growth; more specifically, an action thereof of lowering the content of endogenous ethylene in a plant is utilized.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 1993
    Date of Patent: September 13, 1994
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited
    Inventors: Akio Manabe, Masato Mizutani, Naonori Hirata, Sachiko Uwayokote, Kazuo Izumi, Kenji Arai
  • Patent number: 5228899
    Abstract: Plant growth regulators comprising, as an active ingredient, a substituted dicarboxylic acid derivative having the formula: ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, R.sup.4, D and G are the same as defined in the present specification, the substituted dicarboxylic acid derivatives, and processes for preparing the same, are disclosed. The plant growth regulators provided according to the present invention have a regulating activity on plant growth; more specifically, an action thereof of lowering the content of endogenous ethylene in a plant is utilized.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 1990
    Date of Patent: July 20, 1993
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited
    Inventors: Yoshikazu Itoh, Akio Manabe, Masato Mizutani, Naonori Hirata, Sachiko Uwayokote, Kazuo Izumi, Kenji Arai
  • Patent number: 5208016
    Abstract: An antimicrobial substance containing an ethylene copolymer as an active ingredient and an antimicrobial resin composition containing the ethylene copolymer are disclosed. The ethylene copolymer comprises from 40 to 95% by weight of ethylene, from 5 to 60% by weight of at least one dialkylaminoalkylacrylamide comonomer represented by formula (I): ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 represents a hydrogen atom or a methyl group: R.sub.2 and R.sub.3, which may be the same or different, each represents an alkyl group having from 1 to 4 carbon atoms; and n represents an integer of from 2 to 5, and up to 20% by weight of one or more of other ethylenically unsaturated comonomers, and has a number average molecular weight of from 5,000 to 50,000.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 1989
    Date of Patent: May 4, 1993
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tadayuki Ohmae, Takashi Chinuki, Tadashi Sakurai, Kouichiro Asao, Makoto Fujimura, Shigeo Yamamoto, Masato Mizutani, Tomohiro Teramae