Patents by Inventor Takahiro Matsunaga

Takahiro Matsunaga 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: 12014628
    Abstract: A mobile object monitoring system that includes one or more terminal units and a monitoring unit that monitors an unknown mobile object around the one or more terminal units. Each terminal unit includes: an information acquisition component that acquires unknown mobile object information; a detected information generation component that generates a detected information set concerning an unknown mobile object; and a terminal-side communication component that transmits the detected information set. The monitoring unit includes: a collecting-side communication component that receives the detected information set; and a determination component that determines presence or absence of an unknown mobile object based on a collection of one or more detected information sets that have been received.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeru Inoue, Hideki Matsunaga, Masamitsu Tsuchiya, Kenji Komori, Takahiro Kurehashi, Hiroki Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20240131766
    Abstract: A display unit displays a display screen including information on injection molding, and the display screen displays an actual result information display field that displays actual result information on power consumption measured at a time of performing the injection molding and a comparative information display field that displays comparative information on power consumption of the injection molding to be compared with the actual result information on the power consumption in the same display form as a display form of the actual result information display field together.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 2, 2023
    Publication date: April 25, 2024
    Inventors: Takahiro NAMIKI, Daigo HOTTA, Takuya MATSUNAGA, Tomohiro HIRANO
  • Publication number: 20240131759
    Abstract: A display unit displays a display screen including information on injection molding, and the display screen displays a setting screen portion that displays setting contents of the injection molding and a power screen portion that displays information on power consumption of the injection molding based on the setting contents together.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 2, 2023
    Publication date: April 25, 2024
    Inventors: Takahiro NAMIKI, Daigo HOTTA, Takuya MATSUNAGA, Tomohiro HIRANO
  • Patent number: 11951392
    Abstract: Methods and apparatus provide for: generating image data for an application to be displayed on an output device; recording the image data generated by the image generating unit; and receiving operation information from an input device, where the recording includes storing the image data for an application for a predetermined period of time up to the point in time at which operation information is received during the receiving operation information from a specific input unit provided in the input device while displaying an application image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2023
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2024
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventors: Tomoki Takaichi, Kiyobumi Matsunaga, Toshimasa Aoki, Takeshi Matsuzawa, Takahiro Fujii
  • Publication number: 20240077228
    Abstract: An indoor unit of an air conditioner includes a covering member that is movable between a covering position where the covering member covers at least a portion of the wire passing portion and an opening position where the wire passing portion is opened, a sliding member that is movable along a sliding direction between a restricting position and a releasing position, and a first support member that has a head that supports the sliding member in the restricting position from a bottom side and a shoulder portion with a diameter that is smaller than the head, wherein the covering member has a first locking portion in which a first insertion hole that passes the shoulder portion through is formed, the first locking portion is positioned in a top side more than the sliding member, and La1>Ta1+Tb1 is satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 19, 2021
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Yosuke TAKANO, Naoya MATSUNAGA, Takahiro KOMATSU, Yusaku SEKI
  • Publication number: 20230382381
    Abstract: The follow-up travel support device includes a communication unit capable of communicating with a plurality of vehicles; a storage unit storing a list of follow-up permitted vehicles permitting being a follow-up target of another vehicle; and a processor configured to receive predetermined information from a follow-up execution vehicle that performs follow-up travel via the communication unit, select a preceding vehicle suitable as a follow-up target of the follow-up execution vehicle from among the follow-up permitted vehicles based on the predetermined information, and transmit information about the preceding vehicle to the follow-up execution vehicle via the communication unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hayato SHIRAI, Takashi NISHIKIORI, Sui KURIHASHI, Takahiro MATSUNAGA
  • Publication number: 20230382382
    Abstract: The follow-up travel support device includes a processor configured to acquire information about surrounding vehicles around a host vehicle, select a preceding vehicle suitable as a follow-up target of the host vehicle based on the information about the surrounding vehicles, and propose to an occupant of the host vehicle a follow-up travel to the preceding vehicle by the host vehicle. The processor is configured to stop proposal of the follow-up travel when the follow-up travel is not started despite the proposal of the follow-up travel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Takahiro MATSUNAGA
  • Publication number: 20230273046
    Abstract: An information display device includes: a processor; and a display. Further, in a case where a travelable distance of a host vehicle when the host vehicle performs in-line travel is greater than the travelable distance of the host vehicle when the host vehicle does not perform the in-line travel by an increased amount of the travelable distance, the processor displays the increased amount of the travelable distance on the display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2023
    Publication date: August 31, 2023
    Applicants: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takahiro MATSUNAGA, Hiroki TERASHITA, Sui KURIHASHI
  • Publication number: 20230132583
    Abstract: There is provided a nozzle of a cleaner device that cleans an object to be cleaned having a convex surface. The nozzle comprises: a spray orifice that is positioned outside the convex surface and from which a fan-shaped layer of a cleaning fluid is sprayed onto the convex surface. The spray orifice is shaped such that the sprayed fan-shaped layer of the cleaning fluid is convexly curved toward the same direction as the convex surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 4, 2023
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro MATSUNAGA
  • Publication number: 20230095379
    Abstract: A branching tool serving as a check valve incorporated in a cleaner device includes: a main unit provided with an inflow channel and a first outflow channel; a sealing member that allows a flow of cleaning fluid from the inflow channel to the first outflow channel when the cleaner device is in operation and that is formed to seal a backflow of the cleaning fluid from the first outflow channel to the inflow channel when the cleaner device is not in operation; and a lid member that is combined with the main unit so as to form a housing chamber for the sealing member. The lid member has a communication hole that allows the housing chamber to communicate with the outside. The lid member or the main unit is provided with a water receiving recess arranged around the communication hole.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2022
    Publication date: March 30, 2023
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro MATSUNAGA, Masaru SAKAI, Yasuhiro ICHIKAWA
  • Patent number: 11535203
    Abstract: Provided is an air cleaner for vehicles, configured so that objects to be cleaned can be easily maintained in as clean state. This fair cleaner (1) for vehicles is provided with: ejection openings (20, 30) for ejecting air toward the surfaces (21, 31) to be cleaned of objects (2, 3) to be cleaned and a non-positive displacement blower means (10) for continuously delivering air to the ejection openings (20, 30).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2022
    Assignee: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO.. LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro Matsunaga, Akinobu Kubota, Yasuhiro Ichikawa
  • Patent number: 11511707
    Abstract: A vehicle cleaner system for cleaning an object to be cleaned, the vehicle cleaner system has a nozzle configured to inject a cleaning medium to the object to clean the object, and a nozzle holder having a holding portion for holding the nozzle and attached to a vehicle or the object. The nozzle has a held portion held by the holding portion. The nozzle is rotatably held with respect to the nozzle holder by press-fitting the held portion into the holding portion. A rotational direction of the nozzle with respect to the nozzle holder is restricted to a predetermined first direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga
  • Publication number: 20220227333
    Abstract: A vehicular air curtain device configured to send continuously, based on an operation signal, air to a sensor or a sensor cover mounted on a vehicle at a predetermined wind speed or a predetermined air flow rate in order to prevent dirt from adhering to the sensor or the sensor cover, the vehicular air curtain device includes: an air blowing mechanism; a motor configured to drive the air blowing mechanism; and an air curtain control unit configured to change a drive voltage or a drive current of the motor in accordance with a predetermined condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2020
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro MATSUNAGA, Akinobu KUBOTA, Masaaki SATO, Masaru SAKAI, Yasuhiro ICHIKAWA, Kazuhiro SUZUKI, Yusuke FUNAMI, Toshihisa HAYAMI
  • Publication number: 20220126790
    Abstract: This vehicular cleaner unit is provided with: a back camera; a rear camera; a multi-blade fan which delivers air to be ejected onto the back camera and the rear camera; and an air guiding tube which transports the air from the multi-blade fan to the back camera and the rear camera. The air guiding tube transports a different amount of air to each of the back camera and the rear camera.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2020
    Publication date: April 28, 2022
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga
  • Publication number: 20220111822
    Abstract: This vehicular cleaner is provided with: an air blowing portion having an intake port through which air is taken in, the air being ejected to a cleaning object; and a filter which is provided at the air intake port, prevents foreign matter from entering the air blowing portion, and allows air to pass through the filter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2020
    Publication date: April 14, 2022
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga
  • Publication number: 20220097657
    Abstract: A cleaner unit for vehicles include: a plurality of vehicle onboard cameras arranged in a row in an air sending-out direction, a multiple-blade fan for sending out the air jetted to the plurality of vehicle onboard cameras in the air sending-out direction, and one air duct for conveying the air coming from the multiple-blade fan to the plurality of vehicle onboard cameras. The air duct has a partition plate arranged along a direction that intersects the air sending-out direction, causing the direction of some of the air to be changed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2020
    Publication date: March 31, 2022
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga
  • Publication number: 20210031729
    Abstract: Provided is an air cleaner for vehicles, configured so that objects to be cleaned can be easily maintained in as clean state. This fair cleaner (1) for vehicles is provided with: ejection openings (20, 30) for ejecting air toward the surfaces (21, 31) to be cleaned of objects (2, 3) to be cleaned and a non-positive displacement blower means (10) for continuously delivering air to the ejection openings (20, 30).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2018
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro MATSUNAGA, Akinobu KUBOTA, Yasuhiro ICHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20200070784
    Abstract: A vehicle cleaner system for cleaning an object to be cleaned, the vehicle cleaner system has a nozzle configured to inject a cleaning medium to the object to clean the object, and a nozzle holder having a holding portion for holding the nozzle and attached to a vehicle or the object. The nozzle has a held portion held by the holding portion. The nozzle is rotatably held with respect to the nozzle holder by press-fitting the held portion into the holding portion. A rotational direction of the nozzle with respect to the nozzle holder is restricted to a predetermined first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Applicant: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga
  • Patent number: 10495331
    Abstract: An air conditioner includes: an outdoor unit; a plurality of indoor units respectively including indoor heat exchangers; expansion valves respectively provided to the plurality of indoor units, the expansion valves being configured to adjust flow rates of a refrigerant in the indoor heat exchangers; and a controller for executing a refrigerant amount balance control for adjusting opening degrees of the expansion valves so that operation state amounts, with which the indoor heat exchangers exert heat exchange amounts, of the plurality of indoor units become equal to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU GENERAL LIMITED
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Oka, Takahiro Matsunaga, Takashi Kimura, Shigeaki Suyama, Kotaro Toya
  • Patent number: D946706
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2022
    Assignee: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro Matsunaga