Patents by Inventor Rui Morisawa

Rui Morisawa 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: 10442552
    Abstract: There is provided a flying device that includes a flying mechanism, a frame, and a covering member. The flying mechanism includes a propeller and a drive mechanism that rotatably drives the propeller. The frame surrounds the flying mechanism and supports the covering member. The covering member covers at least an upper face side of the propeller and a lower face side of the propeller.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 10225443
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Publication number: 20180084163
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2017
    Publication date: March 22, 2018
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 9900479
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Publication number: 20170152060
    Abstract: [Object] Provided is a flying device with high safety taking into consideration the influence on a user using the flying device and on surroundings in flight. [Solution] Provided is a flying device including a flying mechanism, and a covering member which is supported by a frame surrounding the flying mechanism and covers at least a portion of the flying mechanism.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2015
    Publication date: June 1, 2017
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: RUI MORISAWA
  • Publication number: 20170048428
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 31, 2016
    Publication date: February 16, 2017
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 9538063
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 9383780
    Abstract: There is provided a display device including a main body in which a display section is formed on a front surface side, and an operation body in which an operation section is formed and which is provided on a rear surface side of the main body. The main body and the operation body are partially spaced apart from each other, and the operation section is provided on an inner surface of the operation body, the inner surface facing a space formed between the main body and the operation body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tsubasa Tsukahara, Rui Morisawa, Takuya Niitsu, Daisuke Nagano, Daisuke Sato
  • Publication number: 20160073003
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2015
    Publication date: March 10, 2016
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 9247119
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2016
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Publication number: 20150189150
    Abstract: Provided is an operation apparatus including a main body section including an operation section including a first operation section for performing a record operation of an image pickup device and a display section that displays an image transmitted from the image pickup device, and a fixation section that fixes the main body section to an attachment object. The first operation section and the display section are both located on a first face of the main body section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2014
    Publication date: July 2, 2015
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Publication number: 20150029649
    Abstract: There is provided a display device including a main body in which a display section is formed on a front surface side, and an operation body in which an operation section is formed and which is provided on a rear surface side of the main body. The main body and the operation body are partially spaced apart from each other, and the operation section is provided on an inner surface of the operation body, the inner surface facing a space formed between the main body and the operation body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2014
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: TSUBASA TSUKAHARA, RUI MORISAWA, TAKUYA NIITSU, DAISUKE NAGANO, DAISUKE SATO
  • Patent number: 8581859
    Abstract: There is provided a device with a part or a whole of a housing thereof having flexibility. The device includes a display unit; a detection unit that detects a bent portion of the display device; and a display switching unit that switches display content of the display unit according to a position and a bent level of the bent portion of the display device detected by the detection unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2013
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Yasushi Okumura, Naofumi Yoneda, Rui Morisawa, Mitsuhiro Nakamura
  • Patent number: 8363877
    Abstract: There is provided a headphone comprising: a pair of right and left housings each for accommodating a speaker unit; a headband having a shape curved in a longitudinal direction to which the pair of right and left housings are connected on both sides in the longitudinal direction, respectively; and first to third hinges provided on the headband so as to be arranged in the longitudinal direction and capable of folding the headband in an inner side direction of curvature; wherein the first hinge positioned between the second and third hinges is capable of folding the headband about a hinge axis tilted relative to a forward and backward direction perpendicular to the longitudinal direction of the headband such that both ends in the longitudinal direction of the headband folded only by the first hinge do not contact each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: 8125759
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus includes a display portion, a main body portion, an articulated coupling mechanism, and an interlock mechanism. The display portion includes a display screen. The main body portion is coupled to the display portion. The articulated coupling mechanism includes, at each of end portions, a plurality of coupling members each having a rotation axis and being rotatably coupled to one another in series about the rotation axis, the plurality of coupling members coupled in series having one end coupled to the main body portion side and the other end coupled to the display portion side. The interlock mechanism interlocks rotations of the plurality of coupling members with one another in the articulated coupling mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2012
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Yohei Fukuma, Rui Morisawa, Mitsuhiro Nakamura, Naofumi Yoneda
  • Patent number: D663286
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2012
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: D669057
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2012
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Qi Zheng, Rui Morisawa, Tomotsugu Minamikawa, Jun Komiyama, Taichi Nokuo
  • Patent number: D682257
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2013
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Qi Zheng, Rui Morisawa, Tomotsugu Minamikawa, Jun Komiyama, Taichi Nokuo
  • Patent number: D688226
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2013
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa
  • Patent number: D742858
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2015
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventor: Rui Morisawa