Patents by Inventor Satoshi Mori

Satoshi Mori 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: 20200098134
    Abstract: An imaging system includes an imaging device and a signal processer, the imaging device including a cache memory and an imaging controller which acquires an infrared image of a subject and depth information indicating a distance from the imaging device to the subject, the imaging controller transmitting the infrared image to the signal processor and storing the depth information at the cache memory, the signal processer including a signal processing control portion which receives the infrared image from the imaging device, detects a two-dimensional coordinate of a predetermined position on the infrared image transmitted from the imaging device, acquires the depth information for the detected two-dimensional coordinate from the cache memory, generates a three-dimensional coordinate of the predetermined position within a three-dimensional space based on the two-dimensional coordinate and the acquired depth information, and outputs a control signal to an external device based on the three-dimensional coordinate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shingo Fujimoto, Osamu Uno, Satoshi Mori, Takuro Oshida
  • Patent number: 10596815
    Abstract: A liquid ejection head is capable of performing high-speed ejection operation as well as reducing a depth dimension. For this purpose, in a configuration in which flexible circuits electrically connect element substrates to electrical substrates, the electrical substrates are arrayed in two lines along a plane different from a plane on which the element substrates are arrayed and the flexible circuits electrically connect the element substrates to the electrical substrates while being bent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shingo Okushima, Satoshi Oikawa, Satoshi Kimura, Tatsurou Mori, Kengo Umeda, Masataka Sakurai
  • Publication number: 20200090299
    Abstract: A three-dimensional skeleton information generating apparatus includes an acquisition portion acquiring a two-dimensional image and a distance image of a subject, and a coordinate estimation portion estimating a three-dimensional coordinate of a skeleton point of the subject in a three-dimensional absolute coordinate system based on the two-dimensional image and the distance image acquired by the acquisition portion, the three-dimensional absolute coordinate system including a position other than an imaging position of the two-dimensional image and the distance image as an origin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 10, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Osamu UNO, Satoshi MORI, Takuro OSHIDA, Shingo FUJIMOTO, Hiroyuki MORISAKI
  • Patent number: 10591725
    Abstract: A display device is provided and may include a light source that emits a light beam, a scanner that causes the light beam to scan, a movable screen in which an image is formed by transmitting the light beam from scanner, an optical system configured to project the image on a display medium, and a driver configured to cause the movable screen to reciprocate in moving directions. The image includes a first image and a second image. The movable screen reciprocates in a posture inclined with respect to the moving directions such that a second end of the movable screen is positioned closer to the scanner than a first end of the movable screen. The scanner forms the second image in the movable screen while the movable screen moves such that a forming direction of the second image is inclined with respect to a direction approaching the scanner.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ken'ichi Kasazumi, Toshiya Mori, Hiroaki Okayama, Satoshi Kuzuhara, Hiroyuki Furuya, Hiroshi Gotou, Akira Kurozuka
  • Publication number: 20200080850
    Abstract: A self-propelled device capable of autonomously traveling on the left side or right side of a virtual path, a method of controlling traveling of the self-propelled device, and a computer program of controlling traveling of the self-propelled device are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 22, 2018
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: NSK LTD.
    Inventors: Mayuko MORI, Masaaki TANOUE, Kazuteru TOBITA, Satoshi OZAKI
  • Publication number: 20200084625
    Abstract: An authentication system includes a first controller that performs wireless communication with a mobile terminal and a first authentication unit that executes authentication of the mobile terminal including ID authentication and code authentication through the wireless communication performed between the first controller and the mobile terminal. The first authentication unit executes the code authentication by determining whether a terminal-side calculation result obtained by the mobile terminal matches a controller-side calculation result obtained by the first controller. The authentication system further includes a second controller that communicates with the mobile terminal and a second authentication unit that applies encryption communication using a portion of the terminal-side calculation result and a portion of the controller-side calculation result to communication performed between the second controller and the mobile terminal and authenticates the encryption communication.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOKAI RIKA DENKI SEISAKUSHO
    Inventors: Masanori KOSUGI, Satoshi MORI, Kenichi KOGA, Kazuki NAIKI
  • Patent number: 10570117
    Abstract: Phenylimidazole compounds of formula (1) shown below and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof: Also disclosed are a pharmaceutical composition and a lipoprotein lipase activator, each containing one of the phenylimidazole compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory, Inc.
    Inventors: Koushi Iwata, Tadao Shibutani, Satoshi Kido, Daisuke Mori, Hidenori Yoshioka, Hikaru Nakata, Akiko Ishimaru
  • Patent number: 10560009
    Abstract: A vibration motor includes a stationary portion including a casing and a coil; a vibrating body including a weight and a magnet, the vibrating body being supported so as to be vibratable in one direction relative to the stationary portion; an elastic member located between the stationary portion and the vibrating body; and a top plate portion that is disposed above the vibrating body in an up-down direction that is perpendicular to the one direction. The magnet is disposed above the coil, and the top plate portion faces the magnet in the up-down direction. The magnet includes a set of first magnets that generate magnetic forces that are opposite to each other in the up-down direction and one or more second magnets that are interposed between the first magnets and each generate a magnetic force in the one direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: NIDEC SEIMITSU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tomohiro Akanuma, Mitsuru Oi, Takashi Mori, Satoshi Nakazawa
  • Publication number: 20200040088
    Abstract: A therapeutic or prophylactic agent for radiation damage associated with radiation exposure, comprising an eosinophil-removing agent as an active ingredient and the like are provided as a technique for efficiently treating or preventing radiation damage associated with radiation exposure. According to the therapeutic or prophylactic agent comprising an eosinophil-removing agent according to the present invention, by suppressing migration and/or infiltration into target tissue and/or proliferation in the tissue of eosinophils and/or inhibiting the activity or function of the eosinophils, pathological conditions such as inflammatory responses and fibrosis of tissue can be suppressed to effectively treat or prevent radiation damage. Moreover, effective radiation therapy can be performed by suppressing radiation damage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2018
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Applicants: Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd., The University of Tokyo
    Inventors: KAZUKI OKADA, KIYOTOSHI MORI, Satoshi UEMATSU, Naoki TAKEMURA
  • Patent number: 10534291
    Abstract: An image forming system includes an image carrier to rotate, a developer carrier to rotate, a container to contain the developer carrier, and a developer retainer separated from the rotatable developer carrier by a first gap of closest proximity, separated from the rotatable image carrier by a second gap of closest proximity, and separated from the container by a third gap of closest proximity. The first gap is less than the second gap and the third gap.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P.
    Inventors: Naoya Iwata, Satoshi Muramatsu, Tadao Mori
  • Patent number: 10532763
    Abstract: In a driving support device, an image output unit outputs an image including a vehicle object representing a vehicle and a peripheral situation of the vehicle, to a display unit. An operation signal input unit receives a gesture operation by a user that involves moving of the vehicle object in the image displayed on the display unit. A command output unit outputs a command according to the gesture operation, to an automatic driving control unit that controls automatic driving.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazushige Yamada, Osamu Yamaji, Azusa Gojyo, Satoshi Kajita, Toshiaki Mori, Makoto Okada
  • Publication number: 20200004015
    Abstract: A display device is provided and may include a light source that emits a light beam, a scanner that causes the light beam to scan, a movable screen in which an image is formed by transmitting the light beam from scanner, an optical system configured to project the image on a display medium, and a driver configured to cause the movable screen to reciprocate in moving directions. The image includes a first image and a second image. The movable screen reciprocates in a posture inclined with respect to the moving directions such that a second end of the movable screen is positioned closer to the scanner than a first end of the movable screen. The scanner forms the second image in the movable screen while the movable screen moves such that a forming direction of the second image is inclined with respect to a direction approaching the scanner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Applicant: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ken'ichi KASAZUMI, Toshiya MORI, Hiroaki OKAYAMA, Satoshi KUZUHARA, Hiroyuki FURUYA, Hiroshi GOTOU, Akira KUROZUKA
  • Patent number: 10516349
    Abstract: A vibration actuator includes a vibration element including a piezoelectric element as an electromechanical energy conversion element and an elastic body which is joined to the piezoelectric element, and a driven element which is brought into pressure contact with the elastic body. Driving vibration is excited in the vibration element by applying a drive signal to the piezoelectric element, whereby the vibration element and the driven element are moved relative to each other. The driving vibration is a vibration in which at least n-th-order vibration and 2n-th-order vibration are combined, n being a natural number.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2019
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Satoshi Tsuchiya, Takao Mori
  • Patent number: 10503915
    Abstract: In a system with registration data, in a data registration phase, encrypted data is calculated by encrypting input data to be concealed by using a secret key and secret information, registration data is generated based on the encrypted data and verification key, and the registration data is stored as a registration template in a storage unit together with an identifier for uniquely identifying the registration data. In an encrypted text verification phase, a data verifying request is generated in which input data to be verified has been encrypted by using a random number and secret information, the registration template stored in the storage unit and the data verifying request are matched verified to produce a determined result, a verified result including a part or all of the registration template corresponding to the determined result is produced, and data is restored based on the verified result to produce a restored result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignees: NEC Corporation
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Isshiki, Kengo Mori, Toshinori Araki, Satoshi Obana
  • Patent number: 10495177
    Abstract: A solenoid valve includes a main valve having a valve seat and a main valve body configured to open or close a main flow passage, a pilot passage that branches from the main flow passage, an orifice provided in the pilot passage, a back-pressure chamber configured to bias the main valve body to a closing direction by virtue of an internal pressure, a pilot valve configured to control an internal pressure of the back-pressure chamber, and a solenoid configured to control a valve opening pressure of the pilot valve. There is a time difference between a valve opening timing of the main valve and a valve opening timing of the pilot valve such that the valve opening timing of the main valve is delayed from the valve opening timing of the pilot valve.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: KYB CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ryosuke Kamakura, Satoshi Chikamatsu, Shinichi Hagidaira, Yasuhiro Inagaki, Yoshifumi Kobayashi, Toshihiro Mori, Tomoyasu Abe
  • Patent number: 10486623
    Abstract: A harness routing structure for an electric vehicle includes a battery, an inverter device, and a harness configured to connect the battery and the inverter device. A length L of the harness between a battery fixing end of the battery to which the harness is fixed and an inverter fixing end of the inverter device to which the harness is fixed is an integer multiple of a parameter ?a associated with a rising wavelength ? when the inverter device is driven, and the parameter ?a satisfies 0.462???a?0.538?.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Satoshi Hashino, Toshikatsu Mori, Hiroki Nakatani, Shingo Miyamoto
  • Patent number: 10488655
    Abstract: A display device displays a virtual image of a first picture and a virtual image of a second picture by using a display medium. This display device includes a light source that emits light, a fixed screen, a movable screen, a driver, and a scanner. The fixed screen is fixedly disposed on an optical path between the light source and the display medium. The movable screen is also disposed on this optical path. The driver moves the movable screen along the optical path. The scanner scans the fixed screen and the movable screen with the light emitted from the light source, thereby forming the first picture on the fixed screen and the second picture on the movable screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ken'ichi Kasazumi, Toshiya Mori, Hiroaki Okayama, Satoshi Kuzuhara, Hiroyuki Furuya, Akira Kurozuka, Shinsuke Nakazono
  • Patent number: 10484182
    Abstract: In a data registration phase, encrypted data is calculated by encrypting input data to be concealed by using a secret key, registration data is generated based on the encrypted data and a verification key, and the registration data is stored as a registration template in a storage unit together with an identifier for uniquely identifying the registration data. In an encrypted text verification phase, a data verifying request is generated in which input data to be verified has been encrypted by using a random number, the registration template stored in the storage unit and the data verifying request are verified to produce a determined result, a verified result including a part or all of the registration template corresponding to the determined result is produced, and data is restored based on the verified result to produce a restored result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignees: NEC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Isshiki, Kengo Mori, Toshinori Araki, Satoshi Obana
  • Patent number: 10473929
    Abstract: A head-up display includes a display device and a projection optical system. The projection optical system has a lens group including at least one lens element and projects onto a reflecting member an image displayed on the display device. The lens group includes a drive lens that shifts along an optical path to change its distance from the display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Satoshi Kuzuhara, Hiroaki Okayama, Toshiya Mori
  • Patent number: 10471713
    Abstract: An inkjet print head includes an ejection module having a printing element substrate that ejects ink to a print medium and a flexible wiring substrate electrically connected to the printing element substrate; and a member for supporting the ejection module by joining, wherein the flexible wiring substrate has a capacitor, a periphery of the capacitor being covered with a sealing agent, and the capacitor is provided in a recess formed on the member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Satoshi Oikawa, Tatsurou Mori, Shingo Okushima, Satoshi Kimura, Kengo Umeda