Patents by Inventor Michael John Slipy

Michael John Slipy 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: 20220026743
    Abstract: A visual perception device is described. The visual perception device has corrective optics for viewing virtual and real-world content. An insert for the corrective optics is attached using a magnetic set, pins and/or a nose piece. Interchangeable nose pieces allow for height adjustments to accommodate different users. The visual perception device has pliable components to absorb forces exerted on a nose piece and a protective barrier for limiting electric shock or ingress of dirt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2021
    Publication date: January 27, 2022
    Applicant: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel Roger DOMINGUEZ, Samantha Jo GAMBLE, Robert Coleman SKELTON, Paul Thomas FOSTER, Michael John SLIPY, Jason Paul HALE
  • Patent number: 11187923
    Abstract: A visual perception device is described. The visual perception device has corrective optics for viewing virtual and real-world content. An insert for the corrective optics is attached using a magnetic set, pins and/or a nose piece. Interchangeable nose pieces allow for height adjustments to accommodate different users. The visual perception device has pliable components to absorb forces exerted on a nose piece and a protective barrier for limiting electric shock or ingress of dirt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2021
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel Roger Dominguez, Samantha Jo Gamble, Robert Coleman Skelton, Paul Thomas Foster, Michael John Slipy, Jason Paul Hale
  • Publication number: 20210271092
    Abstract: A head mounted device padding system includes a pad having an interior side and an exterior side. The interior side of the pad has a substantially concave first curvature about a first axis of the pad, and a substantially convex second curvature about a second axis of the pad.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2019
    Publication date: September 2, 2021
    Applicant: MAGIC LEAP, INC.
    Inventors: Michael John SLIPY, Paul Thomas FOSTER, Samantha Jo GAMBLE, Masamune KAJI
  • Publication number: 20200264440
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members and a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Patent number: 10649219
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members and a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Publication number: 20190187490
    Abstract: A visual perception device is described. The visual perception device has corrective optics for viewing virtual and real-world content. An insert for the corrective optics is attached using a magnetic set, pins and/or a nose piece. Interchangeable nose pieces allow for height adjustments to accommodate different users. The visual perception device has pliable components to absorb forces exerted on a nose piece and a protective barrier for limiting electric shock or ingress of dirt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2018
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Applicant: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel Roger DOMINGUEZ, Samantha Jo GAMBLE, Robert Coleman SKELTON, Paul Thomas FOSTER, Michael John SLIPY, Jason Paul HALE
  • Patent number: 10073272
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members and a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2018
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Publication number: 20180196269
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members and a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2018
    Publication date: July 12, 2018
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Publication number: 20160341967
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members and a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2016
    Publication date: November 24, 2016
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Patent number: 9470906
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members, a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members, and one or more linear rails. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces in adjustment directions aligned with the plurality of linear rails to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2016
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Publication number: 20150103306
    Abstract: A virtual or augmented reality headset is provided having a frame, a pair of virtual or augmented reality eyepieces, and an interpupillary distance adjustment mechanism. The frame includes opposing arm members, a bridge positioned intermediate the opposing arm members, and one or more linear rails. The adjustment mechanism is coupled to the virtual or augmented reality eyepieces and operable to simultaneously move the eyepieces in adjustment directions aligned with the plurality of linear rails to adjust the interpupillary distance of the eyepieces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Inventors: Masamune Kaji, Michael John Slipy, Shigeru Natsume
  • Patent number: D836105
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Michael John Slipy, Paul Thomas Foster, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler
  • Patent number: D836106
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Michael John Slipy, Paul Thomas Foster, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler
  • Patent number: D845297
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, William Wheeler, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, Paul Thomas Foster, Ted Diehl, Michael John Slipy
  • Patent number: D857694
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: MAGIC LEAP, INC
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler, Paul Thomas Foster, Michael John Slipy
  • Patent number: D858520
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, William Wheeler, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, Paul Thomas Foster, Ted Diehl, Michael John Slipy
  • Patent number: D859407
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler, Michael John Slipy, Paul Thomas Foster
  • Patent number: D859408
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler, Paul Thomas Foster, Michael John Slipy
  • Patent number: D862464
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Haney Awad, Bradley Fraser, Michael John Slipy, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, William Wheeler
  • Patent number: D875729
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: Magic Leap, Inc.
    Inventors: Shigeru Natsume, Bradley Fraser, Haney Awad, William Wheeler, Sebastian Gonzalo Arrieta Gunther, Masamune Kaji, Paul Thomas Foster, Ted Diehl, Michael John Slipy