Patents by Inventor Susumu Endou

Susumu Endou 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: 6948123
    Abstract: A multimedia information arranging apparatus that utilizes various feature values contained in multimedia information, carries out a flexible retrieval and classification and displays the information in an information set arrangement space is provided. An information set obtaining portion 10 obtains information sets. An axis setting portion 20 assigns the feature value of the media information to an information set arrangement space axis so as to set the information set arrangement space. A feature value extracting portion 30 extracts the feature value from each of the media information of the obtained information set, and an information set arranging portion 40 arranges the information sets in the information set arrangement space according to their feature values. An information displaying portion 50 displays the information set arrangement space in such a manner as to be seen from a predetermined display viewpoint.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2002
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2005
    Assignee: Fujitsu Limited
    Inventors: Susumu Endou, Naoki Sashida, Daiki Masumoto, Shigemi Nagata
  • Publication number: 20020105541
    Abstract: A multimedia information arranging apparatus that utilizes various feature values contained in multimedia information, carries out a flexible retrieval and classification and displays the information in an information set arrangement space is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2002
    Publication date: August 8, 2002
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Susumu Endou, Naoki Sashida, Daiki Masumoto, Shigemi Nagata