Patents by Inventor Susumu Okada

Susumu Okada 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: 20200157351
    Abstract: An asphalt modifier comprising a polyolefin-based copolymer comprising an ethylene-derived monomer unit and a monomer unit having an epoxy group is disclosed. The content of the monomer unit having an epoxy group is 13% by mass or more based on the mass of the polyolefin-based copolymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 22, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Susumu MORI, Yusuke ASAI, Mitsuhiro OKADA
  • Publication number: 20200109760
    Abstract: The bushing includes an outer cylinder, an inner cylinder, and an elastic body therebetween. The outer cylinder has a central recess portion formed in a curved shape. The inner cylinder has a central convex portion being formed in a curved shape. A distance between a vertex of the central recess portion and the vertex of the central convex portion is smaller than a distance between a point other than the vertex of the central recess portion and a point at which a straight line extending from the point other than the vertex of the central recess portion to an intersection point of the perpendicular line and the axis of the inner cylinder intersects the central convex portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: April 9, 2020
    Inventors: Susumu SANO, Takahiko SHIGYO, Hiroki KIMURA, Masaya HIRAMATSU, Haruaki ISERI, Kazuhiro OKUYAMA, Hiroyuki OKAMOTO, Eiji OKADA, Naoki KURATA, Hiromi MIWADE, Tadashi YOSHIMURA, Ryo OGAWA, Tomohiro TUJI, Masayuki MOCHIZUKI
  • Publication number: 20200108682
    Abstract: The bushing includes an outer cylinder, an inner cylinder, and an elastic body therebetween. The outer cylinder has a central recess portion recessed from the inner peripheral surface in the radial direction at the central portion in the axial direction, and the thickness of both end portions is thicker than the thickness of the central portion. The central recess portion is formed in a curved shape or having a curved and a straight shape. The inner cylinder has a central convex portion swelling from the outer peripheral surface in the radial direction at a position corresponding to the central recess portion. The maximum outer diameter of the central convex portion is larger than the minimum inner diameter of the inner peripheral surface of the outer cylinder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: April 9, 2020
    Inventors: Susumu SANO, Takahiko SHIGYO, Hiroki KIMURA, Masaya HIRAMATSU, Haruaki ISERI, Kazuhiro OKUYAMA, Hiroyuki OKAMOTO, Eiji OKADA, Naoki KURATA, Hiromi MIWADE, Tadashi YOSHIMURA, Ryo OGAWA, Tomohiro TUJI, Masayuki MOCHIZUKI
  • Publication number: 20190391953
    Abstract: An on-vehicle system comprises a Clock Extension Peripheral Interface (CXPI) bus and a device coupled to the CXPI bus as a slave node. The device comprises a transceiver configured to: generate a first signal by delaying an inverted signal of a transmission data signal; generate a second signal based on the transmission data signal, where the second signal has a low slew rate; selectively output the first signal or the second signal as a third signal, in response to a selector signal; and generate a clock signal in response to the third signal, where the clock signal is at a high level when the third signal is at a low level, and where the clock signal is at the low level when the third signal is at the high level.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2019
    Publication date: December 26, 2019
    Applicant: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiro Suzuki, Masami Nakashima, Masuo Inui, Koji Okada, Takeo Zaitsu, Takashi Shimizu, Shinichi Yamamoto, Kazuhiro Tomita, Susumu Kuroda
  • Patent number: 10394749
    Abstract: An on-vehicle system comprises a Clock Extension Peripheral Interface (CXPI) bus and a device coupled to the CXPI bus. The device comprises a transceiver configured to: detect a baud rate clock signal and a phase difference between the baud rate clock signal and an input data signal that was generated asynchronously from the baud rate clock signal; obtain a timing from an edge of the baud rate clock signal based the phase difference; capture a value of the input data signal at the timing; and transmit the captured value as an output data signal over the CXPI bus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiro Suzuki, Masami Nakashima, Masuo Inui, Koji Okada, Takeo Zaitsu, Takashi Shimizu, Shinichi Yamamoto, Kazuhiro Tomita, Susumu Kuroda
  • Patent number: 10345854
    Abstract: There is provided a head mounted display comprising: an interface unit to which a cartridge can be connected; and at least one controller configured to activate a predetermined operation mode according to information acquired from the cartridge when the cartridge is connected to the interface unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tomohiro Degawa, Kouichirou Fujihara, Keisuke Okada, Jun Matsuzawa, Yoshiteru Kurosaki, Susumu Ozawa, Shingo Ito
  • Patent number: 10338640
    Abstract: There is provided a head mounted display comprising: an interface unit configured to be connected with a cartridge; a determinator configured to determine whether the head mounted display is inside a specific area or not when the cartridge is connected to the interface unit; and at least one controller configured to execute, when the determinator determines that the head mounted display is inside the specific area, an application based on first data that is acquired from the cartridge, and to execute, when the determinator determines that the head mounted display is not inside the specific area, another application based on second data that is acquired from the cartridge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun Matsuzawa, Keisuke Okada, Tomohiro Degawa, Yoshiteru Kurosaki, Kouichirou Fujihara, Shingo Ito, Susumu Ozawa
  • Patent number: 10289161
    Abstract: A head-mounted display includes an interface capable of connecting thereto a cartridge of which a return condition is recorded, and a controller configured to determine whether, when the cartridge is connected to the interface, the return condition has been satisfied. When it is determined that the return condition has been satisfied, the controller is configured to execute notification for requesting a user to return the cartridge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun Matsuzawa, Kouichirou Fujihara, Keisuke Okada, Tomohiro Degawa, Yoshiteru Kurosaki, Susumu Ozawa, Shingo Ito
  • Patent number: 10288883
    Abstract: In one aspect, a head-mounted display includes displays, a front portion formed in such a manner as to surround at least a part of peripheral portions of the displays, and at least one temple portion connected to the front portion. An interface capable of connecting a cartridge thereto is provided in the at least one temple portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Susumu Ozawa, Keisuke Okada, Kouichirou Fujihara, Yoshiteru Kurosaki, Tomohiro Degawa, Jun Matsuzawa, Shingo Ito
  • Patent number: 10167945
    Abstract: A gear is configured such that: a ring gear, a drive pinion shaft having a pinion gear meshing with the ring gear, and rolling bearings supporting the drive pinion shaft such that the drive pinion shaft is rotatable are accommodated in a differential housing; the differential housing is divided into a differential mechanism chamber in which to accommodate the ring gear, and a pinion shaft chamber in which to accommodate the rolling bearings; and a feed oil passage configured to supply lubricant scooped up by the ring gear to the pinion shaft chamber, and a return oil passage configured to discharge the lubricant in the pinion shaft chamber to the differential mechanism chamber are provided in the differential housing. In the differential gear, an inlet of the feed oil passage is placed at a position that is offset from the ring gear in an axial direction of the ring gear.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Norihiro Mizoguchi, Susumu Okada
  • Publication number: 20170175876
    Abstract: A gear is configured such that: a ring gear, a drive pinion shaft having a pinion gear meshing with the ring gear, and rolling bearings supporting the drive pinion shaft such that the drive pinion shaft is rotatable are accommodated in a differential housing; the differential housing is divided into a differential mechanism chamber in which to accommodate the ring gear, and a pinion shaft chamber in which to accommodate the rolling bearings; and a feed oil passage configured to supply lubricant scooped up by the ring gear to the pinion shaft chamber, and a return oil passage configured to discharge the lubricant in the pinion shaft chamber to the differential mechanism chamber are provided in the differential housing. In the differential gear, an inlet of the feed oil passage is placed at a position that is offset from the ring gear in an axial direction of the ring gear.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 15, 2016
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Norihiro MIZOGUCHI, Susumu OKADA
  • Patent number: 9057431
    Abstract: Differential apparatus capable of guiding and supplying a sufficient amount of lubricant oil to the lubrication elements accommodated in the differential apparatus (6). The differential apparatus comprises a differential case (11), a differential carrier (21), a carrier cover (22), a differential mechanism housed in the differential case, and a ring gear (14) secured to the ring differential case. The differential case has a through bore (35,36,42) radially formed in differential case to have the inner space of the differential case held in communication with the outer space of the differential case. The differential carrier has a lubricant oil reservoir portion (28) positioned below the differential case to reserve the lubricant oil therein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Susumu Okada
  • Publication number: 20140186696
    Abstract: To provide a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery, containing: a positive electrode, which contains a positive electrode active material capable of inserting and detaching anions; a negative electrode, which contains a negative electrode active material capable of accumulating and releasing metal lithium, or lithium ions, or both thereof; and a nonaqueous electrolyte formed by dissolving a lithium salt in a nonaqueous solvent, wherein the nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery contains a solid lithium salt at 25° C., and discharge voltage of 4.0 V.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2014
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Inventors: Nobuaki ONAGI, Eiko Hibino, Susumu Okada, Tatsumi Ishihara
  • Publication number: 20130288113
    Abstract: To provide a non-aqueous electrolyte storage element, including: a positive electrode which includes a positive-electrode active material capable of intercalating or deintercalating anions; a negative electrode which includes a negative-electrode active material capable of storing or releasing metallic lithium or lithium ion, or both thereof, a first separator between the positive electrode and the negative electrode; and a non-aqueous electrolyte which includes a non-aqueous solvent and a lithium salt dissolved in the non-aqueous solvent, wherein the non-aqueous electrolyte storage element includes a solid lithium salt at 25° C. and a discharge voltage of 4.0V, wherein the non-aqueous electrolyte storage element includes an ion-exchange membrane between the first separator and the positive electrode, between the first separator and the negative electrode, or between the first separator and the positive electrode and between the first separator and the negative electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Inventors: Nobuaki Onagi, Eiko Hibino, Susumu Okada, Tatsumi Ishihara
  • Publication number: 20120295751
    Abstract: Differential apparatus capable of guiding and supplying a sufficient amount of lubricant oil to the lubrication elements accommodated in the differential apparatus (6). The differential apparatus comprises a differential case (11), a differential carrier (21), a carrier cover (22), a differential mechanism housed in the differential case, and a ring gear (14) secured to the ring differential case. The differential case has a through bore (35,36,42) radially formed in differential case to have the inner space of the differential case held in communication with the outer space of the differential case. The differential carrier has a lubricant oil reservoir portion (28) positioned below the differential case to reserve the lubricant oil therein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2010
    Publication date: November 22, 2012
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Susumu Okada
  • Patent number: 8289393
    Abstract: In order to control a camera, so that when an image is displayed on screens an object being captured does not cross a border between the screens, a camera control unit is provided to included a position information acquisition unit, a capturing area determination unit, an angle of view/capturing direction computation unit, a camera control signal generation unit, and a camera control signal sending unit. The capturing area determination unit sets the capturing area of the camera so that the object does not cross the border between the screens, and that all captured objects are displayed in the screens. The angle of view/capturing direction computation unit computes the angle of view and the capturing direction based on the capturing area. The camera control signal generation unit generates a signal for controlling the camera to conform to the angle of view and the capturing direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2012
    Assignee: Panasonic Corporation
    Inventors: Susumu Okada, Katsuhiro Iwasa
  • Patent number: 8228167
    Abstract: An object of the invention is to provide an access control apparatus for lessening the occasions of invading a place where no entry is permitted without setting any separate access condition for a temporary user of a visitor, etc., in a room entering and leaving management apparatus using personal identification information of an IC card, etc. The access control apparatus of the invention sets the master-slave relationship between identification information possessed by a guide and identification information possessed by a visitor and automatically sets the access permission of the visitor in response to the verification result of the guide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2012
    Assignee: Panasonic Corporation
    Inventors: Kensuke Maruya, Takanori Shimada, Susumu Okada, Tomohide Ishigami
  • Publication number: 20120127261
    Abstract: A teleconferencing device includes an image receiving section which receives images from corresponding base, a zoom magnification setting receiving section which receives zoom magnification setting information of a camera of the corresponding base, an image enlargement and reduction ratio derivation section which derives an enlargement or reduction ratio, at which each subject in an image captured by each camera of the corresponding base is displayed on a display of a host base in life-size, on the basis of the zoom magnification setting information and screen size information of the display of the host base, an image enlargement and reduction section which enlarges or reduces the image transmitted from the corresponding base on the basis of the enlargement or reduction ratio, and an image display control section which performs control such that the enlarged or reduced image from each corresponding base is displayed on the display of the host base.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2010
    Publication date: May 24, 2012
    Applicant: PANASONIC CORPORATION
    Inventor: Susumu Okada
  • Patent number: 8085298
    Abstract: A camera control device capable of easily performing control even if more than one camera is provided. A common operation section performs a map operation and a camera operation with the same operation device. An operation management section switches between the map operation and the camera operation depending on the scale (display magnification) of a map and the imaging magnification of a camera to be operated. To perform the map operation, the operation management section sends an operation signal to a map control section, and to perform the camera operation, it sends an operation signal to a camera control section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2005
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2011
    Assignee: Panasonic Corporation
    Inventors: Tomohide Ishigami, Kensuke Maruya, Susumu Okada
  • Publication number: 20110222676
    Abstract: A purpose of the invention is to provide an image display apparatus capable of allowing a user at its own location to recognize a position of a subsidiary display region on a display screen at a counterpart location. The image display apparatus can configure a plurality of display regions on the display screen. The image display apparatus receives, via a network 120, content display region information for configuring a plurality of display regions 201 and 202 on a display 140 of another image display apparatus, and provides the position of the subsidiary display region 202 in the plurality of display regions 201 and 202 in the another display apparatus based on the received content display region information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2009
    Publication date: September 15, 2011
    Applicant: PANASONIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Susumu Okada, Yoshito Nakanishi