Patents by Inventor Masatoshi Suzuki

Masatoshi 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).

  • Publication number: 20230283059
    Abstract: An electrical junction box to be installed in a vehicle includes: a terminal block; first conductive members provided to the terminal block and placed so as to be aligned in a row; second conductive members provided to the terminal block and placed so as to be aligned in another row; first bolts tightened to the terminal block from below and fixing electric wires, which are electrically connected to the first conductive members, respectively, to the terminal block; second bolts tightened to the terminal block from below and fixing electric wires, which are electrically connected to the second conductive members, respectively, to the terminal block; a first cover member provided to the terminal block and covering heads of the first bolts from below; and a second cover member provided to the terminal block and covering heads of the second bolts from below.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2023
    Publication date: September 7, 2023
    Inventors: Tomohiro YOKOTA, Masami HIRAYAMA, Yuki WATANABE, Kiyotaka HOGA, Ryo KITANO, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20230132193
    Abstract: An image capturing device (100) includes an image capturing unit (110), an acquisition unit (131), an additional information imparting unit (132), and an output unit (133). The image capturing unit (110) extends straight in a longitudinal direction. The acquisition unit (131) acquires line data from the image capturing unit (110). The additional information imparting unit (132) imparts first additional information to the line data that is a head line of a frame out of a plurality of the line data to generate output line data. The output unit (133) outputs the output line data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2021
    Publication date: April 27, 2023
    Inventors: MASATOSHI SUZUKI, TOMOHIRO YAMAZAKI
  • Publication number: 20230098440
    Abstract: A moving object is detected and tracked accurately and a region of interest including the moving object is output at high resolution without increasing power consumption. An imaging device includes: a pixel array unit that has a plurality of pixel circuits and can clip a first pixel region which is a part of an effective pixel region and output pixel data in the first pixel region; and a signal processing unit that detects and tracks a moving object in the first pixel region based on the pixel data output from the pixel array unit in the first pixel region, clips a second pixel region which is a part of the first pixel region, and outputs pixel data in the second pixel region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2021
    Publication date: March 30, 2023
    Inventors: Yuuki Hashizume, Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Patent number: 11542114
    Abstract: A post-processing device includes: a passage that extends in one direction; a post-processing section that is movable on a plane along the passage and that is stopped at plural post-processing positions, including a stop position determined in advance, to perform post-processing on a recording medium; and a positioning portion which is provided at the stop position and against which an end portion of the recording medium abuts when the post-processing section performs the post-processing at a post-processing position other than the stop position, the positioning portion being retracted with respect to the post-processing section when the post-processing section passes through the stop position or is moved toward the stop position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp.
    Inventor: Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20220371851
    Abstract: A post-processing device includes: a passage that extends in one direction; a post-processing section that is movable on a plane along the passage and that is stopped at plural post-processing positions, including a stop position determined in advance, to perform post-processing on a recording medium; and a positioning portion which is provided at the stop position and against which an end portion of the recording medium abuts when the post-processing section performs the post-processing at a post-processing position other than the stop position, the positioning portion being retracted with respect to the post-processing section when the post-processing section passes through the stop position or is moved toward the stop position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2021
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp.
    Inventor: Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20220295841
    Abstract: Use of decellularized plant tissues as scaffolds for producing edible animal tissue are disclosed herein. Particularly, decellularized plant tissues are used as scaffolds for animal cells to allow growth and differentiation it animal tissue. The edible animal tissue can be dried such as in a beef jerky form for human consumption.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2020
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Inventors: Brian W. MOORE, Fatin ALKHALEDI, Alex S. REBELLO, Daniel SOCHACKI, William L. MURPHY, Jordan JONES, Glenn GAUDETTE, GIANLUCA FONTANA, Masatoshi SUZUKI, Katherine Pearl BARTEAU, Sin-Ruow TEY
  • Publication number: 20220258998
    Abstract: A post-processing apparatus includes: a transport passage on which a sheet that has been sequentially transported from an upstream side is transported; a first transport path on which the sheet that has been transported from the transport passage is transported in a first direction; a second transport path on which the sheet that has been transported from the transport passage is transported in a second direction; a third transport path on which the sheet that has been transported from the transport passage is transported in a third direction; and a guide mechanism that guides the sheet that has been transported from the transport passage, to any of the first, second, and third transport paths, in which the guide mechanism is configured by one switching mechanism.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2021
    Publication date: August 18, 2022
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp.
    Inventor: Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20220166517
    Abstract: An optical transmitter configured to transmit an optical signal to a photodiode includes: an angle modulator configured to perform angle modulation with respect to a transmission signal; and an optical tone signal generator configured to generate an optical tone signal, and the optical transmitter transmits an optical signal that includes a single sideband signal corresponding to an angle modulated transmission electrical signal and the optical tone signal that is disposed on a higher frequency side or a lower frequency side of a frequency band of the single sideband signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2022
    Publication date: May 26, 2022
    Applicant: KDDI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shota ISHIMURA, Hsuan-Yun KAO, Kazuki TANAKA, Kosuke NISHIMURA, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 11258392
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, an electronic circuitry that converts DC voltage into AC voltage includes first to fourth switching circuitries. A cycle includes first and second periods. During the first period, the first and second switching circuitries are turned on, and the third and fourth switching circuitries are turned off, and during the second period, the first switching and second circuitries are turned off, and the third and fourth switching circuitries are turned on. At least one of the first to fourth switching circuitries includes a first switching element and a second switching element in parallel. During a time period during which at least one of the first to fourth switching circuitries is turned on, the first switching element is turned on during a first subperiod, and the second switching element is turned on during a second subperiod that overlaps the first subperiod.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2022
    Assignee: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Hiroshi Uno, Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20210402738
    Abstract: The present invention provides a sheet having an elastomer layer having a Shore A hardness of less than 40, wherein the elastomer layer has an adhesion force to stainless steel of not more than 11 oz/in at 90 degree peel strength.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2021
    Publication date: December 30, 2021
    Applicants: Nitto Denko Corporation, NITTO, INC.
    Inventors: Derek JORGENSEN, Shinji HOSHINO, Yu-chu CHEN, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 11095161
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, power transmission circuitry configured to generate a magnetic field by AC current flowing through a coil, and to transmit AC power by coupling the magnetic field with a coil of a power reception apparatus, wherein a frequency of the AC current is higher than a frequency of AC power supply to the power transmission apparatus; and control circuitry configured to change a frequency of the AC current in accordance with a first order of first to n-th frequencies during a power transmission of the power transmission circuitry, wherein the first order comprises each of the first to n-th frequencies one time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Tetsu Shijo, Koji Ogura, Masatoshi Suzuki, Yasuhiro Kanekiyo
  • Publication number: 20210249738
    Abstract: An interlock structure of a battery pack includes a case having a case body and a case cover, and a bus bar unit which electrically connects two battery modules. The case cover has a cover connecting portion connected to an object accommodated in the case or the case body. The bus bar unit includes, a bus bar which electrically connects the two battery modules, an insulating bus bar cover, and bolts which fix the bus bar to the two battery module. The bus bar cover includes, a bus bar cover body covering the bus bar, a removal restricting portion which is configured to restrict the cover connecting portion from being removed from the accommodated object or the case body, and an access permitting portions which are configured to allow access to the bolts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2021
    Publication date: August 12, 2021
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ryo KITANO, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20210184615
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, an electronic circuitry that converts DC voltage into AC voltage includes first to fourth switching circuitries. A cycle includes first and second periods. During the first period, the first and second switching circuitries are turned on, and the third and fourth switching circuitries are turned off, and during the second period, the first switching and second circuitries are turned off, and the third and fourth switching circuitries are turned on. At least one of the first to fourth switching circuitries includes a first switching element and a second switching element in parallel. During a time period during which at least one of the first to fourth switching circuitries is turned on, the first switching element is turned on during a first subperiod, and the second switching element is turned on during a second subperiod that overlaps the first subperiod.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2020
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Hiroshi UNO, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10978919
    Abstract: An electric power transmission device as an aspect of the present invention includes a plurality of power transmitters configured to respectively generate magnetic fields. Phases of the respective magnetic fields are set such that the respective magnetic fields cancel out each other. The power transmitters sequentially shift frequencies of the respective magnetic fields to the same value at the same timing. A shift width of each of the frequencies for one-time shifting is limited by an upper limit value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Koji Ogura, Tetsu Shijo, Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20210006094
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, power transmission circuitry configured to generate a magnetic field by AC current flowing through a coil, and to transmit AC power by coupling the magnetic field with a coil of a power reception apparatus, wherein a frequency of the AC current is higher than a frequency of AC power supply to the power transmission apparatus; and control circuitry configured to change a frequency of the AC current in accordance with a first order of first to n-th frequencies during a power transmission of the power transmission circuitry, wherein the first order comprises each of the first to n-th frequencies one time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Tetsu SHIJO, Koji Ogura, Masatoshi Suzuki, Yasuhiro Kanekiyo
  • Patent number: 10797520
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a wireless power transmission system includes: an AC power source; a power transmission resonator; a power reception resonator; an AC/DC converter; a first circuit disposed between the AC power source and the power transmission resonator; and a second circuit disposed between the power reception resonator and the AC/DC converter. Parameter values of passive elements in the first and second circuits are set so that an absolute value of an inverse transfer function between an input voltage and an output voltage of a target system at a frequency of the AC voltage is equal to or less than a divided value of the AC voltage by a battery voltage while the AC voltage is increased from a first voltage value to a second voltage value, the target system comprising the first circuit, the power transmission resonator, the power reception resonator, the second circuit and the AC/DC converter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Masatoshi Suzuki, Hiroaki Ishihara
  • Publication number: 20200290312
    Abstract: The present invention provides a sheet having an elastomer layer having a Shore A hardness of less than 40, wherein the elastomer layer has an adhesion force to stainless steel of not more than 11 oz/in at 90 degree peel strength.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicants: Nitto Denko Corporation, NITTO, INC.
    Inventors: Derek JORGENSEN, Shinji HOSHINO, Yu-chu CHEN, Masatoshi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10703217
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, an inductor unit includes a first inductor and a second inductor. The first inductor includes a first magnetic core and a first coil winded around the first magnetic core. The second inductor includes a second magnetic core and a second coil winded around the second magnetic core. The first inductor and the second inductor are placed so that a first angle between a first line and a fifth line is equal to or greater than 0 degrees and is equal to or less than 90 degrees. The cross section of the first coil in the width direction and a cross section of the first coil in the width direction are overlapping at least at direction of the first magnetic flux or direction of the second magnetic flux.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Kenichirou Ogawa, Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10666362
    Abstract: An optical transmission system in which a transmitting station and a plurality of receiving stations are connected via an optical splitter, wherein the transmitting station includes: a controller configured to determine whether to perform intensity modulation or phase modulation on optical signals based on information on transmission distances to the receiving stations and modulation bands; an intensity modulator configured to perform intensity modulation on an optical signal; and a phase modulator configured to perform phase modulation on an optical signal, and wherein one of an intensity modulation signal and a phase modulation signal is transmitted from the transmitting station to each of the receiving stations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: KDDI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shota Ishimura, Kazuki Tanaka, Kosuke Nishimura, Masatoshi Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20200083719
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a power transmission device includes an inverter including a first arm having first and second switching devices, and a second arm having third and fourth switching devices. The first control circuit controls first to fourth switching signals to generate AC power. The power transmission resonator couples a magnetic field corresponding to the AC power to a coil of a power reception unit to transmit the AC power, the power transmission resonator includes a first end connected to a connection point between the first and second switching devices, and a second end connected to a connection point between the third and fourth switching devices. The first control circuit sweeps a frequency of the AC power during the transmission of the AC power. The first control circuit controls to suppress variation of a time delay amount between the first and second arms during sweeping of the frequency.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Masatoshi SUZUKI, Yasuhiro KANEKIYO