Patents by Inventor Shinya Abe

Shinya 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).

  • Publication number: 20220342507
    Abstract: An input apparatus includes at least one operating area on an operating surface, at least one first sensing electrode corresponding to the operating area, a plurality of electrodes around the first sensing electrode, and a control unit configured to, when contact of an operating body with the operating area is detected by the first sensing electrode, make control different according to a contact operation on the one operating area according to a sum of capacitance values of electrodes of the plurality of peripheral electrodes around the operating area where the contact of the operating body is detected.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2022
    Publication date: October 27, 2022
    Inventors: Tetsuro KOBAYASHI, Yasunori WATANABE, Shinya ABE
  • Publication number: 20220324389
    Abstract: A vehicle cargo compartment structure includes a first side trim and a second side trim that include a first projecting portion and a second projecting portion receiving a cargo floor board thereon. The first side trim further includes a first upper support portion above the first projecting portion and a first lower support portion under the first projecting portion. The first upper support portion supports a first end of a cargo cover assembly in a first state and includes a first upper opposite surface that is opposite the first end in the first state. The first lower support portion supports the first end in a second state and includes a first lower opposite surface that is opposite the first end in the second state. The first lower opposite surface is more to a vehicular exterior side in the vehicular width direction compared to the first upper opposite surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2022
    Publication date: October 13, 2022
    Applicants: TOYOTA BOSHOKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinya ABE, Shigeki SUMIYA, Yoshiki FUNAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20220275456
    Abstract: To provide a differentiation marker gene set which, in the differentiation or classification of a breast cancer subtype, can perform differentiation or classification with high reproducibility by gene expression analysis. The above-described problem is solved by a differentiation marker gene set for differentiating or classifying a subtype of breast cancer. The differentiation marker gene set comprises a combination of genes obtained by selecting at least one gene from each gene group of at least one gene group selected from gene groups composed of groups a to o, the at least one gene group being selected in accordance with a desired subtype to be differentiated or classified.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2020
    Publication date: September 1, 2022
    Inventors: Shinya WATANABE, Junichi IMAI, Emi ITO, Toru OTAKE, Noriko ABE, Kazunoshin TACHIBANA
  • Publication number: 20220267856
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a novel internal standard gene for gene expression analysis and to provide a gene expression analysis method using the internal standard gene. The present invention provides a gene expression analysis method for a test sample, comprising the steps of: (a) measuring an expression level of a desired gene; (b) measuring at least one internal standard gene selected from the group consisting of ABCF3, FBXW5, MLLT1, FAM234A, PITPNM1, WDR1, NDUFS7, and AP2A1; and (c) comparing the expression level of the desired gene with the expression level of the internal standard gene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2020
    Publication date: August 25, 2022
    Inventors: Shinya Watanabe, Junichi Imai, Emi Ito, Toru Otake, Noriko Abe, Kazunoshin Tachibana
  • Patent number: 11393506
    Abstract: [Object] A cartridge memory according to an embodiment of the present technology is a cartridge memory for a recording medium cartridge, including: a memory unit; and a capacity setting unit. The memory unit has a memory capacity capable of storing management information relating to a second information recording medium configured to be capable of recording information with a second data track number larger than a first data track number. The capacity setting unit is configured to be capable of setting a data storage area limited to a first capacity capable of storing management information relating to a first information recording medium configured to be capable of recording information with the first data track number.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2022
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Eiji Nakashio, Kazuo Anno, Takanobu Iwama, Shinya Tochikubo, Naohiro Adachi, Minoru Yamaga, Masayoshi Abe
  • Patent number: 11373681
    Abstract: A cartridge memory used for a tape cartridge, the cartridge memory including a communication unit that performs wireless communication, a control unit that transmits data to a recording/reproduction device according to a first communication standard via the communication unit, receives data from the recording/reproduction device according to the first communication standard via the communication unit, and transmits data to an information terminal according to a second communication standard via the communication unit, and a storage unit that stores data related to the tape cartridge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shinya Tochikubo, Takanobu Iwama, Kazuo Anno, Eiji Nakashio, Naohiro Adachi, Minoru Yamaga, Masayoshi Abe, Munetake Ebihara
  • Patent number: 11336320
    Abstract: An object is to provide an RF module arranged such that a user can understand the state of the RF module even when the user handles the RF module in a place at a distance from a BB module and that the user can understand the state of the RF module even if, for example, the BB module has some trouble. The RF module is connectable to the BB module which is disposed external to the RF module. The RF module includes a module controller configured to output data indicative of the state of the RF module exteriorly of the RF module without use of the BB module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: FUJIKURA LTD.
    Inventor: Shinya Abe
  • Patent number: 11214297
    Abstract: A motor control system includes a first MCU and a second MCU. The first MCU includes an error detection unit, a resolver digital converter, and a first PWM generation unit. The resolver digital converter includes an encoder unit, which generates encoder pulses based on angle information and outputs the encoder pulses to the second MCU. The error detection unit outputs an error signal to the second MCU, when an error is detected in the first MCU. The first MCU controls the resolver digital converter to operate using a backup clock supplied from the second MCU.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2022
    Assignee: RENESAS ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takuro Nishikawa, Takao Koike, Shinya Abe
  • Publication number: 20210298564
    Abstract: Provided are a flexible tube for an endoscope, the flexible tube having a flexible tube base containing metal as a constituent material, a resin cover layer that covers an outer periphery of the flexible tube base, and a primer layer that includes a specific silane coupling agent and that is disposed between the flexible tube base and the resin cover layer, in which the resin cover layer includes at least one compound selected from the group consisting of polyamides, polyesters, polyurethanes, and polyolefins at least on a side of the resin cover layer in contact with the primer layer, an endoscopic medical device including the flexible tube for an endoscope, a method for producing the flexible tube for an endoscope, and a method for producing the endoscopic medical device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshihiro NAKAI, Toshihide YOSHITANI, Shinya ABE, Kazuma HORITA, Takeshi SENGA
  • Publication number: 20210298565
    Abstract: Provided are a flexible tube for an endoscope, the flexible tube having a flexible tube base made of metal, a resin cover layer that covers an outer periphery of the flexible tube base, and a primer layer that includes at least one compound represented by general formula (1) or (2) and that is disposed between the flexible tube base and the resin cover layer, in which the resin cover layer includes at least one selected from the group consisting of polyamides, polyesters, polyurethanes, and polyolefins on a side of the resin cover layer in contact with the primer layer, an endoscopic medical device including the flexible tube for an endoscope; a method for producing the flexible tube for an endoscope; and a method for producing the endoscopic medical device. R1m-M-(OR2)n-m??General formula (1): O-[M-(OR2)n-1]2??General formula (2): M represents, for example, Al, Ti, or Zr. R1 and R2 each represent a hydrogen atom or a specific group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Nakai, Shinya Abe
  • Publication number: 20210290034
    Abstract: Provided are a flexible tube for an endoscope, the flexible tube having a flexible tube base made of metal, a resin cover layer that covers an outer periphery of the flexible tube base, and a primer layer that includes a silane coupling agent with a specific structure having an amino group and that is disposed between the flexible tube base and the resin cover layer, in which the resin cover layer includes at least one compound selected from the group consisting of polyamides, polyesters, and polyolefins on a side of the resin cover layer in contact with the primer layer, an endoscopic medical device including the flexible tube for an endoscope, a method for producing the flexible tube for an endoscope, and a method for producing the endoscopic medical device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2021
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshihiro NAKAI, Toshihide YOSHITANI, Shinya ABE, Kazuma HORITA, Takeshi SENGA
  • Publication number: 20200373958
    Abstract: An object is to provide an RF module arranged such that a user can understand the state of the RF module even when the user handles the RF module in a place at a distance from a BB module and that the user can understand the state of the RF module even if, for example, the BB module has some trouble. The RF module is connectable to the BB module which is disposed external to the RF module. The RF module includes a module controller configured to output data indicative of the state of the RF module exteriorly of the RF module without use of the BB module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2020
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicant: FUJIKURA LTD.
    Inventor: Shinya Abe
  • Patent number: 10838552
    Abstract: A touch sensor false detection preventing structure for use in an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing that is provided with a through-hole provided area through which a sensor sheet passes, a circuit board that is mounted inside the housing, and a touch panel that is electrically connected to the circuit board by the sensor sheet. The touch sensor false detection preventing structure includes protruding portions formed on an inner surface at both ends of the through-hole provided area in planar view so as to protrude a predetermined distance, such that movement at a part of both side ends of the sensor sheet is restricted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: ALPS ALPINE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Younghoon Kim, Tomoaki Tsuchiya, Tomoya Sasaki, Shinya Abe, Yasunori Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10802650
    Abstract: A coordinate input device includes an operation detecting unit for detecting an input operation performed by an operation body and a calculation unit for computing a calculation result from the input operation, wherein, in a case where the input operation detected by the operation detecting unit continues for a predetermined time, the calculation unit acquires a first position coordinate at a first time and a second position coordinate at a second time is detected after the first time, calculates an input vector from the first position and directed toward the second position, calculates a movable distance between an end and another end of the operation detecting unit on a line connecting the first position and the second position, and computing an output vector by increasing a correction value for correcting a value of the input vector so that the shorter the movable distance, the larger the correction value is.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: ALPS ALPINE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Naoyuki Hatano, Shinya Abe, Masafumi Takagi
  • Patent number: 10760524
    Abstract: An internal combustion engine includes an engine main body defining a cylinder bore, a piston received in the cylinder bore, and a crankshaft rotatably supported by the engine main body and connected with the piston via a connecting rod, the piston including a skirt. The cylinder bore includes a first region defined as a range along the cylinder axial line on a side of a top dead center from a first piston position, and a second region defined as a range along the cylinder axial line on a side of the bottom dead center from a second piston position closer to the bottom dead center than the first piston position, and a connection region positioned between the first and second regions. A diameter of the cylinder bore is smaller in the first region than in the second region, and the connection region connects the first and second regions smoothly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Naoaki Takeda, Naokazu Kawase, Yoshihiro Okada, Shinya Abe, Hidehumi Kuramitsu
  • Publication number: 20200233166
    Abstract: An active optical cable includes: a first connector; a second connector; an optical fiber cord that connects the first connector to the second connector; and a power supply line that connects the first connector to the second connector power. The first connector includes a control circuit that carries out a fault test for the optical fiber cord when the first connector or the second connector is in an unconnected state at a time point of commencement of supply of power to the first connector and the second connector.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: FUJIKURA LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroki Shimizu, Shinya Abe
  • Publication number: 20200100652
    Abstract: A flexible tube for an endoscope, the flexible tube having a flexible tube base made of metal, a resin cover layer that covers an outer periphery of the flexible tube base, and a primer layer that includes a compound represented by formula (1) and that is disposed between the flexible tube base and the resin cover layer, in which the resin cover layer includes a polyurethane elastomer on a side in contact with the primer layer. X1 and X2 each represent a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group, a cycloalkyl group, an alkenyl group, an aryl group, an acyl group, an alkoxycarbonyl group, or a carbamoyl group, Y1 represents a hydroxy group or an alkoxy group, and Y2 and Y3 each represent a hydroxy group, an alkoxy group, or an alkyl group. L represents a single bond or a specific divalent group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Toshihide YOSHITANI, Shinya ABE, Yoshihiro NAKAI
  • Patent number: 10520453
    Abstract: Provided are an image acquisition device and an image acquisition method capable of acquiring the internal and external contours of a measured object with a high degree of accuracy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial Technology Research Institute
    Inventors: Akira Monkawa, Shoichi Nakanishi, Shinya Abe
  • Patent number: 10521936
    Abstract: The present invention provides a device and a method for image reconstruction at different X-ray energies that make it possible to achieve image reconstruction with higher accuracy. A device for image reconstruction at different X-ray energies includes: an X-ray source 1 that irradiates a specimen to be imaged 2 with X-rays; an energy-dispersive detector 4 that detects a characteristic X-ray emitted from the specimen to be imaged 2; a signal processing means that quantifies the peak of the characteristic X-ray detected by the detector 4; and an image reconstruction means that reconstructs an image on the basis of a signal from the signal processing means.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: TOKYO METROPOLITAN INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Akira Monkawa, Shoichi Nakanishi, Shinya Abe, Mikiya Kondo, Koh Harada
  • Publication number: 20190338723
    Abstract: An internal combustion engine includes an engine main body defining a cylinder bore, a piston received in the cylinder bore, and a crankshaft rotatably supported by the engine main body and connected with the piston via a connecting rod, the piston including a skirt. The cylinder bore includes a first region defined as a range along the cylinder axial line on a side of a top dead center from a first piston position, and a second region defined as a range along the cylinder axial line on a side of the bottom dead center from a second piston position closer to the bottom dead center than the first piston position, and a connection region positioned between the first and second regions. A diameter of the cylinder bore is smaller in the first region than in the second region, and the connection region connects the first and second regions smoothly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2016
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Naoaki TAKEDA, Naokazu KAWASE, Yoshihiro OKADA, Shinya ABE, Hidehumi KURAMITSU