Patents by Inventor Stuart Yamamoto

Stuart Yamamoto 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: 11366513
    Abstract: Various methods and apparatuses are provided to determine an occurrence of a first user indication and determine a plurality of Points of Interest (POI) corresponding to the first user indication, and to determine an occurrence of a second user indication and responsively determine a narrowed POI from the plurality of POIs. An action corresponding to the narrowed POI and the first and/or second user indication is determined and effected.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignees: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD., EDGE 3 TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Pedram Vaghefinazari, Tarek A. El Dokor, Jordan Cluster
  • Publication number: 20220155866
    Abstract: An apparatus having a ring-shaped housing configured to be wrapped round a finger of a user, the ring-shaped housing having an opening or a joint at a first point round the finger and a first contiguous section that is at a location opposite to the first point across a central axis of the ring-shaped housing; an antenna configured in the ring-shaped housing in the contiguous section; an inertial measurement unit configured to measure motions of the finger; a light-emitting diode (LED) indicator configured on an outer portion of the ring-shaped housing; a charging pad configured to charge a battery configured in the ring-shaped housing; and/or a touch pad configured to receive touch input from a finger of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 19, 2022
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Patent number: 11237632
    Abstract: An apparatus having a ring-shaped housing configured to be wrapped round a finger of a user, the ring-shaped housing having an opening or a joint at a first point round the finger and a first contiguous section that is at a location opposite to the first point across a central axis of the ring-shaped housing; an antenna configured in the ring-shaped housing in the contiguous section; an inertial measurement unit configured to measure motions of the finger; a light-emitting diode (LED) indicator configured on an outer portion of the ring-shaped housing; a charging pad configured to charge a battery configured in the ring-shaped housing; and/or a touch pad configured to receive touch input from a finger of the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 1, 2022
    Assignee: Finch Technologies Ltd.
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Publication number: 20210389829
    Abstract: A device having a ring-shaped housing configured to be wrapped around a finger of a user, the ring-shaped housing having a base portion and a clip portion, the clip portion connected to the base portion via a hinge, wherein the clip portion is configured to attach to a phalange of a user's hand; and a sensor physically attached to the base portion, the sensor including at least one electrical component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2021
    Publication date: December 16, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Ravil Salavatovich Shafikov, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Patent number: 11169618
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2021
    Assignees: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD., EDGE 3 TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster
  • Publication number: 20210318759
    Abstract: An apparatus having a touch pad configured to receive touch input from a finger of the user, wherein a surface of the touch pad has a curved portion for sensing touch; an antenna configured in the ring-shaped housing in the contiguous section; an inertial measurement unit configured to measure motions of the finger; a light-emitting diode (LED) indicator configured on an outer portion of the ring-shaped housing; a charging pad configured to charge a battery configured in the ring-shaped housing; and/or a touch pad configured to receive touch input from a finger of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2020
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Publication number: 20210278898
    Abstract: An apparatus having a ring-shaped housing configured to be wrapped round a finger of a user, the ring-shaped housing having an opening or a joint at a first point round the finger and a first contiguous section that is at a location opposite to the first point across a central axis of the ring-shaped housing; an antenna configured in the ring-shaped housing in the contiguous section; an inertial measurement unit configured to measure motions of the finger; a light-emitting diode (LED) indicator configured on an outer portion of the ring-shaped housing; a charging pad configured to charge a battery configured in the ring-shaped housing; and/or a touch pad configured to receive touch input from a finger of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2020
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Publication number: 20210191521
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2020
    Publication date: June 24, 2021
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster
  • Publication number: 20210181834
    Abstract: Various methods and apparatuses are provided to determine an occurrence of a first user indication and determine a plurality of Points of Interest (POI) corresponding to the first user indication, and to determine an occurrence of a second user indication and responsively determine a narrowed POI from the plurality of POIs. An action corresponding to the narrowed POI and the first and/or second user indication is determined and effected.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2021
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Inventors: Stuart YAMAMOTO, Pedram VAGHEFINAZARI, Tarek A. EL DOKOR, Jordan CLUSTER
  • Publication number: 20210165486
    Abstract: A system, having: a first sensor module having an inertial measurement unit and configured to be attached to a forearm of a user and to generate first motion data identifying an orientation of the forearm connected between a hand of the user and an upper arm of the user; a second sensor module having an inertial measurement unit and configured to be attached to the hand of the user and to generate second motion data identifying an orientation of the hand; and a computing device communicatively coupled to the first sensor module and the second sensor module through communication links, the computing device configured to calculate, based on the orientation of the forearm, a position of the forearm, and the orientation of the hand, an orientation of the upper arm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Roman Tagirovich Karimov, Gary Stuart Yamamoto, Guzel Kausarevna Khurmatullina
  • Publication number: 20210068674
    Abstract: A computing system having a plurality of sensor modules configured to be attached to a user. At least a first subset of the sensor modules each has an inertial measurement unit; and at least a second subset of the sensor modules each has one or more biological response sensors. The computing system further includes a computing device in communication with the sensor modules. The computing device is configured to control an application based on motion data of the user measured by inertial measurement units in the sensor modules and biological responses determined by sensor modules.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Ravil Salavatovich Shafikov, Gary Stuart Yamamoto
  • Publication number: 20210072820
    Abstract: A system includes a computing device having one or more processors and a plurality of sensor modules in electronic communication with the computing device via a communication module of at least one of the plurality of sensor modules. The plurality of sensor modules each include a housing and an inertial measurement unit disposed in the housing. A first of the plurality of sensor modules includes a sticky pad attached to the housing. The sticky pad has a sticky surface configured to be sticking to a user to attach the first of the plurality of sensor modules to the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Viktor Vladimirovich Erivantcev, Alexey Ivanovich Kartashov, Iakov Evgenevich Sergeev, Ravil Salavatovich Shafikov, Gary Stuart Yamamoto
  • Patent number: 10936050
    Abstract: Various methods and apparatuses are provided to determine an occurrence of a first user indication and determine a plurality of Points of Interest (POI) corresponding to the first user indication, and to determine an occurrence of a second user indication and responsively determine a narrowed POI from the plurality of POIs. An action corresponding to the narrowed POI and the first and/or second user indication is determined and effected.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignees: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD., EDGE3 TECHNOLOGIES, LLC
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Pedram Vaghefinazari, Tarek A. El Dokor, Jordan Cluster
  • Patent number: 10860116
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignees: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD., EDGE 3 TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster
  • Patent number: 10818286
    Abstract: A vehicle based system and method for receiving voice inputs and determining whether to perform a voice recognition analysis using in-vehicle resources or resources external to the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ritchie Huang, Pedram Vaghefinazari, Stuart Yamamoto
  • Publication number: 20200150775
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2020
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster
  • Patent number: 10551936
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Edge 3 Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster
  • Patent number: 10409382
    Abstract: A method includes monitoring a plurality of system inputs, and detecting a behavioral pattern performed by a user and associated with the plurality of system inputs, When the behavioral pattern is detected, the method includes associating, in a memory, a gesture with at least one action, the at least one action being determined by the plurality of system inputs, and, upon detecting the gesture, executing the action associated with the gesture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., EDGE 3 TECHNOLOGIES LLC
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Tarek A. El Dokor
  • Patent number: 10269348
    Abstract: A vehicle based system and method for receiving voice inputs and determining whether to perform a voice recognition analysis using in-vehicle resources or resources external to the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ritchie Huang, Pedram Vaghefinazari, Stuart Yamamoto
  • Publication number: 20190079592
    Abstract: A gesture control system includes a processor, the processor in communication with a plurality of sensors. The processor is configured to perform the steps of detecting, using the plurality of sensors, a gesture in a volume occupied by a plurality of occupants, analyzing a prior knowledge to associate the gesture with one of the plurality of occupants, and generating an output, the output being determined by the gesture and the one of the plurality of occupants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2018
    Publication date: March 14, 2019
    Inventors: Stuart Yamamoto, Matt Conway, Graeme Asher, Matt McElvogue, Churu Yun, Tarek El Dokor, Josh King, James E. Holmes, Jordan Cluster