Patents by Inventor Noriyuki Abe

Noriyuki Abe 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: 11541674
    Abstract: A printing apparatus includes a conveyance unit configured to be able to convey a roll sheet that is wound in a rolled shape and a cut sheet that is not wound in a rolled shape to a printing unit configured to print an image; a receiving unit detachably attached to the apparatus, the receiving unit being configured to receive the cut sheet onto which printing has been performed by the printing unit; a detection unit configured to detect whether the receiving unit is attached to the apparatus; and a holding unit configured to, in a case where the detection unit detects that the receiving unit is not attached to the apparatus, nip to hold the cut sheet onto which printing has been performed by the printing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Itaru Wada, Yasuyuki Asai, Hiromasa Yoneyama, Ryohei Maruyama, Yoshiaki Suzuki, Tomohito Abe, Tsutomu Obata, Noriyuki Aoki
  • Patent number: 11524512
    Abstract: There is provided a printing apparatus which includes the following: A printhead including a plurality of nozzles that discharge ink to a print medium. A first detection unit that detects a distance between the printhead and a platen. An adjustment unit that adjusts the distance between the printhead and the platen. An acquisition unit that acquires difference information concerning a difference of a distance between the platen and each of the nozzle on an upstream side and the nozzle on a downstream side in a conveyance direction of the print medium. The adjustment unit adjusts the distance based on a detection result of the first detection unit and the difference information acquired by the acquisition unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2022
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Tomohito Abe, Daigo Kuronuma, Ryutaro Takahashi, Naoaki Wada, Noriyuki Aoki, Ryohei Maruyama, Masakazu Nagashima, Toshiaki Yamaguchi
  • Publication number: 20220388318
    Abstract: A printing apparatus includes a conveyance unit configured to be able to convey a roll sheet that is wound in a rolled shape and a cut sheet that is not wound in a rolled shape to a printing unit configured to print an image, a receiving unit detachably attached to the apparatus, the receiving unit being configured to receive the cut sheet onto which printing has been performed by the printing unit; a detection unit configured to detect whether the receiving unit is attached to the apparatus; and a holding unit configured to, in a case where the detection unit detects that the receiving unit is not attached to the apparatus, nip to hold the cut sheet onto which printing has been performed by the printing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2022
    Publication date: December 8, 2022
    Inventors: Itaru Wada, Yasuyuki Asai, Hiromasa Yoneyama, Ryohei Maruyama, Yoshiaki Suzuki, Tomohito Abe, Tsutomu Obata, Noriyuki Aoki
  • Publication number: 20220314958
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a drive system electrical system configured to supply power to a driver system, a non-drive system electrical system configured to supply power to a non-drive system, a first magnetic contactor that is electrically connected between the drive system electrical system and the non-drive system electrical system, a second magnetic contactor that is electrically connected between a power supply system configured to supply power to the non-drive system electrical system and the non-drive system electrical system, and a magnetic contactor control unit configured to execute at least one of first control processing of setting the first magnetic contactor to a non-conduction state when the non-drive system electrical system does not operate by using a DC power supply included in the drive system electrical system and second control processing of setting the second magnetic contactor to a non-conduction state when the non-drive system electrical system does not operate by using the power supply syste
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventor: Noriyuki Abe
  • Publication number: 20220314831
    Abstract: A grid system in which a first storage battery and a second storage battery can be connected and electric power can be transferred and received between the first storage battery and the second storage battery is provided. The first storage battery is a house storage battery provided in a house and the second storage battery is a vehicle storage battery provided in a vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventor: Noriyuki Abe
  • Publication number: 20220314830
    Abstract: A secondary battery management device includes a target setting portion that sets a target charging rate that is a target for a charging rate of a secondary battery mounted in a vehicle, and a target charging rate reaching time that is a time when main charging in which the secondary battery is charged to the target charging rate at a main charging speed is completed; a main charging setting portion that sets a main charging start time when the main charging is started and the main charging speed on the basis of an output of a charger, the target charging rate, and the target charging rate reaching time; at least one of a discharging setting portion that sets a discharging start time when discharging of the secondary battery is started and a discharging speed that is a speed of the discharging, and a sub-charging setting portion that sets a sub-charging start time when sub-charging in which the secondary battery is charged at a sub-charging speed is started and the sub-charging speed; and a charging/dischargi
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventor: Noriyuki Abe
  • Publication number: 20220316908
    Abstract: A vehicle control device which is used in a vehicle traveling by electric power generated by solar power generation, includes: a solar radiation information acquisition unit which acquires solar radiation information showing a solar radiation amount on a travel route which is a planned travel route; and a target speed determination unit which determines a target speed on the travel route on the basis of the solar radiation information acquired by the solar radiation information acquisition unit and information in which the solar radiation amount is associated with the speed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventor: Noriyuki Abe
  • Publication number: 20220319735
    Abstract: An electric wire includes a flat stranded conductor having a flat shape in cross sectional view and configured by a plurality of conductive wires each having a wire diameter of 1.2 mm or less and which are stranded to each other, and a flat covering portion that is an insulator and covers the flat stranded conductor. The flat covering portion has a uniform elongation of 43.5% or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Noriyuki Abe, Hiroki Kondo
  • Publication number: 20220320867
    Abstract: A grid system in which a first storage battery and a second storage battery can be connected and electric power can be transferred between the first storage battery and the second storage battery, includes: an electric power value setting unit that sets an electric power value per a predetermined amount of electric power according to an electric power state of either or both of the first storage battery and the second storage battery; and an electric power transfer control unit that adjusts an amount of electric power to be transferred between the first storage battery and the second storage battery on the basis of the electric power value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventor: Noriyuki Abe
  • Patent number: 11413962
    Abstract: An in-vehicle apparatus mounted in a vehicle includes: an assistance processing unit that executes assistance processing for providing a user with specified information; and a display control unit that performs control to display a list according to a sequential order of the assistance processing executed by the assistance processing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: Clarion Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Norikazu Nara, Noriyuki Abe, Makoto Orino, Takaaki Yashiro, Toshihiro Mochizuki, Norimasa Kishi
  • Patent number: 11408747
    Abstract: An in-vehicle apparatus mounted in a vehicle includes: a map information storage unit that stores map information; a communication control unit that acquires traffic information; a travel history database in which a travel history of the vehicle with respect to each road is recorded; a route estimation unit that estimates a travel route of the vehicle by using the map information and the travel history database; a traveling time calculation unit that calculates actual traveling time of the vehicle with respect to the travel route and calculates predicted traveling time required when traveling the travel route estimated by the route estimation unit by using the traffic information; and a display control unit that performs control to display a map screen indicating the travel route and display the actual traveling time and the predicted traveling time together with the map screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2022
    Assignee: Clarion Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Norikazu Nara, Noriyuki Abe, Makoto Orino, Takaaki Yashiro, Toshihiro Mochizuki, Norimasa Kishi
  • Publication number: 20220236690
    Abstract: A process cartridge includes a first unit including an image bearing member configured to carry an electrostatic latent image, and a second unit including a developer bearing member configured to develop the electrostatic latent image carried on the image bearing member into a toner image, the second unit being capable of being mounted on the first unit in a mounting direction. The first unit includes a moving member that moves the second unit mounted on the first unit at a mounting position to a detachment position. The second unit includes a storage unit that stores information about the second unit. The moving member is disposed on a first side of the process cartridge in a longitudinal direction of the image bearing member. An electrode of the storage unit is disposed on a second side of the process cartridge in the longitudinal direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2022
    Publication date: July 28, 2022
    Inventors: Noriyuki Komatsu, Masaki Ojima, Tomonori Mori, Daisuke Abe, Tadayuki Tsuda
  • Patent number: 11376875
    Abstract: A printing apparatus including: a carriage having a print head and configured to be movable in an intersecting direction; a slitter unit configured to be movable in the intersecting direction and cut a roll sheet in a conveyance direction; a detection sensor mounted on the carriage and configured to detect a cut portion of the roll sheet that has been cut by the slitter unit; and a control unit configured to control the carriage to move after controlling the slitter unit to move and cut the roll sheet, so that the cut portion made by the slitter unit is detected by the detection sensor, and configured to control a moving distance of the carriage or the slitter, based on a first moving distance by which the slitter unit has moved and a second moving distance of the carriage at a timing where the detection sensor detects the cut portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Daigo Kuronuma, Ryutaro Takahashi, Naoaki Wada, Tomohito Abe, Noriyuki Aoki, Ryohei Maruyama, Masakazu Nagashima, Toshiaki Yamaguchi
  • Patent number: 11378914
    Abstract: A process cartridge mountable in and dismountable from an image forming apparatus includes a frame, a storing portion provided on a mounting surface of the frame and configured to store information on the process cartridge, a projection projecting outwardly of the mounting surface in a direction normal to the mounting surface, and an electrical contact portion mounted on the projection and electrically connected to the storing portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Ogawa, Tomonori Mori, Daisuke Abe, Noriyuki Komatsu, Hideshi Kawaguchi, Tadayuki Tsuda
  • Patent number: 11370407
    Abstract: A collinear relationship is satisfied in which rotation speeds of first to third rotation elements and rotation speeds of fourth to sixth rotation elements are arranged respectively in this sequence on a single straight line in a collinear diagram. The first and fourth rotation elements are connected with first and second power sources respectively. The second and fifth rotation elements are connected with first and second driven units respectively. The second and sixth rotation elements are connected with each other by a first connecting mechanism in a way that rotating directions thereof are the same, and rotation speed of the former is greater than that of the later. The third and fifth rotation elements are connected with each other by a second connecting mechanism in a way that rotating directions thereof are the same, and rotation speed of the former is greater than that of the later.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazutaka Kawahara, Noriyuki Abe, Shigemitsu Akutsu
  • Publication number: 20220198337
    Abstract: An information processing system obtains a training data set including input data and a label, which is ground truth data for the input data, training a machine learning model on the training data set, inputs test data to the machine learning model trained on the training data set, evaluates whether performance of the machine learning model satisfies a predetermined condition based on an output of the machine learning model to which the test data is entered, updates the training data set when the performance of the machine learning model is evaluated not to satisfy the predetermined condition, and retrains the machine learning model on the updated training data set. The information processing system repeats updating, retraining, and evaluating the data set in response to the evaluation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2021
    Publication date: June 23, 2022
    Inventors: TheMinh NGUYEN, Noriyuki ABE
  • Publication number: 20220032861
    Abstract: A shielded electric wire includes one metal pipe and one electric wire having a conductor and an insulator. An outer diameter of the conductor at 25° C. is set as a, a coefficient of linear expansion of the conductor is set as ?a, and a temperature difference between a maximum temperature and 25° C. is set as ?t, an outer diameter a? of the conductor after thermal expansion is a?=a+?a×a×?t, and when a wall thickness of the insulator at 25° C. is set as b and a coefficient of linear expansion of the insulator is set as ?b, an insulator wall thickness b? after thermal expansion is b?=b+?b×b×?t, and an inner diameter c of the one metal pipe is set to satisfy c?a?+2b?.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 28, 2021
    Publication date: February 3, 2022
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Mizuki SHIRAI, Hiroki KONDO, Noriyuki ABE
  • Publication number: 20210348936
    Abstract: Based on position information indicating a position of a vehicle on a map, whether the vehicle has arrived at an entrance of an area in a vicinity of a destination of the vehicle where road links do not exist is determined, a history of the vehicle having parked in the area is stored as parking information, the parking information is referenced when it is determined that the vehicle has arrived at the area, and guidance information is output as information which guides the vehicle based on recommendation information and which includes at least a parking position in the area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2019
    Publication date: November 11, 2021
    Inventors: Akihiro KONDO, Noriyuki ABE, Norikazu NARA, Makoto ORINO, Takaaki YASHIRO
  • Publication number: 20210296894
    Abstract: A solar power generation control device, controlling a solar power generation system configured to change a power storage device of a vehicle with electric power generated by a solar cell provided in the vehicle, includes: an acquisition unit that acquires environmental information on weather or a planimetric feature around the vehicle; a prediction unit that predicts a change in solar radiation state of the vehicle based on the environmental information acquired by the acquisition unit and a moving state of the vehicle; and a control unit that controls an operation mode of the solar power generation system, including a first mode, in which the power storage device is charged with electric power generated by the solar cell, and a second mode, in which power consumption of the solar power generation system is lower than in the first mode, based on a prediction result of the prediction unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2021
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Noriyuki ABE
  • Publication number: 20210291686
    Abstract: A solar power generation control device, controlling a solar power generation system configured to charge a power storage device of a vehicle with electric power generated by a solar cell provided in the vehicle, includes: a determination unit configured to determine whether irradiation light to the vehicle is sunlight based on an output of an optical sensor; and a control unit configured to control an operation mode of the solar power generation system, including a first mode, in which the power storage device is charged with electric power generated by the solar cell, and a second mode, in which power consumption of the solar power generation system is lower than in the first mode, based on a determination result of the determination unit. The control unit sets the solar power generation system to the first mode when the determination unit determines that the irradiation light is sunlight.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2021
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Applicant: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Noriyuki ABE, Yoshio KOJIMA