Patents by Inventor Takeshi Ishikawa

Takeshi Ishikawa 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: 20200361110
    Abstract: A glass panel unit manufacturing method includes a punching step and a pillar mounting step. In the punching step, a punch punches at least one of a plurality of portions from a base material of a sheet to form at least one pillar. Each of the plurality of portions is surrounded by a corresponding one of a plurality of loop-shaped grooves in the base material. In the pillar mounting step, the at least one pillar is mounted on a surface of a first substrate including a glass pane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2020
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Inventors: Takeshi SHIMIZU, Hiroyuki ABE, Masataka NONAKA, Kazuya HASEGAWA, Eiichi URIU, Haruhiko ISHIKAWA, Tasuku ISHIBASHI, Hiroshi TAKAHASHI, Shinobu WATANABE
  • Publication number: 20200362619
    Abstract: A glass panel unit includes a first glass panel, a second glass panel, a third glass panel, a first evacuated space, a second evacuated space, and a gas adsorbent. The third glass panel is arranged between the first glass panel and the second glass panel. The first evacuated space is created between the first glass panel and the third glass panel. The second evacuated space is created between the second glass panel and the third glass panel. The gas adsorbent is arranged, when viewed perpendicularly to a direction in which the first glass panel, the third glass panel, and the second glass panel are laid one on top of another, between two surfaces. One of the two surfaces is a surface, facing the third glass panel, of the first glass panel. The other of the two surfaces is a surface, facing the third glass panel, of the second glass panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2019
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi SHIMIZU, Masataka NONAKA, Haruhiko ISHIKAWA, Eiichi URIU, Kazuya HASEGAWA, Tasuku ISHIBASHI, Hiroyuki ABE
  • Patent number: 10831121
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus converts, according to light on an image printed based on input image data, the input image data into image data for illumination output superimposed on the image, includes a deriving unit deriving an observing condition, an estimating unit estimating luminance characteristics based on the observing condition and reflectance characteristics corresponding to print image data, an introducing unit introducing target luminance characteristics based on the print luminance characteristics, a setting unit setting illumination converting characteristics converting the input image data into the image data for illumination output based on the print luminance characteristics and the target luminance characteristics, and a converting unit converting gradation of the input image data using the illuminance characteristics, and the introducing unit introducing the target luminance characteristics such that, when reproducing ranges in the print luminance characteristics are different, a linear r
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Tomokazu Yanai, Hisashi Ishikawa, Kyohei Kikuta, Satoshi Wada, Takeshi Yazawa
  • Patent number: 10834204
    Abstract: Interruption of the distribution of display information is prevented. A message processing section, in a case where a connection has been established with a server which distributes display information to be displayed on a display device in synchronization with reproduction of content, processes a message from the server for controlling the distribution in accordance with a first protocol. A connection confirmation section confirms whether or not the connection has been established in accordance with a second protocol. A connection request section, in a case where the connection has not been established, requests establishment of the connection to the server in accordance with the second protocol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hirotaka Ishikawa, Takeshi Iwatsu, Kenji Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20200348032
    Abstract: The present disclosure is to reduce a blowing resistance while securing a mechanical strength of a fan guard. An outdoor unit 100 includes a housing 10 in which an air discharge port X is formed on an upper wall 11, a blowing fan 20 disposed inside the housing 10 to correspond to the air discharge port X, and a fan guard 30 configured to cover the blowing fan 20, wherein the fan guard 30 includes a plurality of annular ribs 32 disposed to be spaced apart from each other in a radial direction of the blowing fan 20, and radial ribs 33 configured to connect a plurality of the annular ribs 32, and wherein the radial ribs 33 are formed such that free ends 3a thereof are bent in the same direction in a cross section orthogonal to a stretching direction and a pair of opposing piece portions 3b including each of the free ends 3a are in surface contact with each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Inventors: Takeshi TAKAHARA, Hideki ISHIKAWA, Suguru NAKAGAWA, JeiMin CHOI, JaeSung YOO, Joonho YOON, DongSik JIN
  • Patent number: 10825771
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate, an insulating film provided on the semiconductor substrate, a first element disposed at least in a lower layer portion of the insulating film, a second element disposed at least in the lower layer portion of the insulating film, and a hydrogen barrier member provided on the semiconductor substrate. The hydrogen barrier member is made from a material transmitting hydrogen less easily than does a material of the insulating film. The hydrogen barrier member and the semiconductor substrate surround the second element. The hydrogen barrier member does not surround the first element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignees: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation
    Inventors: Nobuyuki Toda, Takeshi Yamamoto, Shinji Kawahara, Kazuaki Yamaura, Takashi Ishikawa
  • Patent number: 10796669
    Abstract: [Object] To enable a user to easily recognize correspondence relationship among objects displayed in a plurality of different display modes upon switching of a mode. [Solution] There is provided a display control apparatus including: a display control unit configured to display a first screen in a first display mode and display a second screen in a second display mode. Upon switching of a mode from the first display mode to the second display mode, in the case where a first object included in the first screen corresponds to a second object included in the second screen, the display control unit performs seamless transition from the first object to the second object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hirotaka Ishikawa, Takeshi Iwatsu
  • Publication number: 20200300030
    Abstract: A glass panel unit manufacturing method includes a bonding step, a pressure reducing step, and a sealing step. The bonding step includes bonding together a first substrate and a second substrate with a first sealant to create an inner space. The pressure reducing step includes producing a reduced pressure in the inner space through an exhaust port that the first substrate has. The sealing step includes irradiating a second sealant, inserted into the exhaust port, with an infrared ray through a region, where a low emissivity film is nonexistent, of the second substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Masataka NONAKA, Eiichi URIU, Takeshi SHIMIZU, Haruhiko ISHIKAWA, Kazuya HASEGAWA, Tasuku ISHIBASHI, Hiroyuki ABE
  • Patent number: 10780670
    Abstract: The present invention pertains to a carbon fiber reinforced plastic, and provides a carbon fiber reinforced plastic laminated body that is low cost and superior in moldability, mechanical characteristic balance, and impact resistance. The laminated body has three or more layers, and has the following (B) layer between two layers of a fiber reinforced resin sheet, (B) layer: A resin sheet in which the displacement, in an S-S curve waveform obtained by the following high-speed punching test, from a peak value of the test force (kN) to an 85%—attenuation value is not less than 22 mm. High-speed punching test: Impact absorption energy is calculated by using an impact testing machine in compliance with ISO6603-2 standard. A 100 mm×100 mm test piece is cut out from a sheet having a thickness of 2 mm. The diameter of a striker is 12 mm. the diameter of an opening section of a holding tool is 76 mm, and the impact speed is set to 5 m/sec.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Masahiko Nagasaka, Takeshi Ishikawa, Hayato Ogasawara
  • Patent number: 10773473
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to obtain a fiber-reinforced plastic that is capable of controlling anisotropy, has excellent mechanical characteristics, has little variation, has excellent heat resistance, and has good fluidity during forming. A production method for fiber-reinforced plastic, having: a step in which a material (A) (100) including a prepreg base material is obtained, said prepreg base material having cuts therein and having a thermoplastic resin impregnated in reinforcing fibers (110) arranged in parallel in one direction; a step in which a pressurizing device is used that applies a substantially uniform pressure in a direction (X) orthogonal to the travel direction of the material (A) (100) and the material (A) (100) is caused to travel in the one direction and is pressurized while being heated to a prescribed temperature (T), an angle (.theta.) of ?20-20 .degree.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Masao Tomioka, Takeshi Ishikawa, Takayuki Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20200288078
    Abstract: A fuzzy extractor includes an initial key generating part including a true random number generator, and a key regenerating part. The true random number generator generates a true random number using a read-out signal read from the reading part or a pixel signal read from the pixels of the pixel part in a true random number generation mode. The initial key generating part generates helper data and an initial key based on the true random number generated by the true random number generator and variation information acquired as a response when the initial key is generated. The key regenerating part generates, when a key is regenerated, a unique key based on helper data acquired when the initial key is generated and variation information acquired as a response including an error when the key is regenerated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 4, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventors: Shunsuke OKURA, Kenichiro ISHIKAWA, Masayoshi SHIRAHATA, Takeshi FUJINO, Mitsuru SHIOZAKI, Takaya KUBOTA
  • Patent number: 10766160
    Abstract: A glass panel unit manufacturing method includes a punching step and a pillar mounting step. In the punching step, a punch punches at least one of a plurality of portions from a base material of a sheet to form at least one pillar. Each of the plurality of portions is surrounded by a corresponding one of a plurality of loop-shaped grooves in the base material. In the pillar mounting step, the at least one pillar is mounted on a surface of a first substrate including a glass pane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi Shimizu, Hiroyuki Abe, Masataka Nonaka, Kazuya Hasegawa, Eiichi Uriu, Haruhiko Ishikawa, Tasuku Ishibashi, Hiroshi Takahashi, Shinobu Watanabe
  • Publication number: 20200274985
    Abstract: Disclosed is an image processing apparatus including: a derivation unit configured to derive a target luminance characteristic based on a viewing condition of an image and a print luminance characteristic predicted based a reflection characteristic corresponding to data thereon; a unit configured to generate print image data on an image by converting input image data by using a tone conversion characteristic that is set based on these characteristics, in which the derivation unit derives, in a case where a reproduction range of an illumination intensity in the print luminance characteristic is different, the target luminance characteristic so that a liner area of an output luminance in a case where the reproduction range is relatively large becomes large.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Inventors: Tomokazu Yanai, Hisashi Ishikawa, Satoshi Wada, Takeshi Yazawa, Tetsuya Suwa, Hidetsugu Kagawa
  • Publication number: 20200255901
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a method for predicting a risk of developing cancer. DNA samples were prepared from blood and cancer tissues of 2480 cancer patients and analyzed for the nucleotide sequences of exon regions using NGS. As a result, among the cancer patients, 7 patients were confirmed to have D49H mutation or A159D mutation which is a germ cell mutation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2017
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Inventors: Ken YAMAGUCHI, Masatoshi KUSUHARA, Masakuni SERIZAWA, Tohru MOCHIZUKI, Keiichi OHSHIMA, Keiichi HATAKEYAMA, Kenichi URAKAMI, Shumpei OHNAMI, Yasuto AKIYAMA, Kouji MARUYAMA, Kengo INOUE, Yuji SHIMODA, Takeshi NAGASHIMA, Yoshinobu ISHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20200248198
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to identify a novel gene that effectively increases plant biomass and to provide said gene as well as techniques utilizing the same. This invention provides a nucleic acid encoding a protein, wherein the protein comprises the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO:1 and an amino acid sequence having at least 25% identity or at least 75% similarity to the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO:7 or 11, and has an activity to increase plant biomass, as well as techniques utilizing the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicants: JAPAN TOBACCO INC., RIKEN
    Inventors: Takeshi NAKANO, Tadao ASAMI, Tomoko MIYAJI, Ayumi YAMAGAMI, Noriko ISHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20200199096
    Abstract: Embodiments provide a harmful organism control agent containing a pyrazole-3-carboxylic acid amide derivative or a salt thereof as an active ingredient, having an excellent harmful organism controlling effect. A pyrazole-3-carboxylic acid amide derivative represented by general formula [I]: (wherein, R1, R2, R3, R4, and R5 represent a hydrogen atom, halogen atom, C1-C6 alkyl group or the like, R6 represents a C1-C12 alkyl group, C1-C12 haloalkyl group or the like, R7 and R8 represent a hydrogen atom, C1-C12 alkyl group or the like) or an agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, and a harmful organism control agent containing the pyrazole-3-carboxylic acid amide derivative or an agriculturally acceptable salt thereof as an active ingredient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: KUMIAI CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Akira KINPARA, Ryo ISHIKAWA, Keiji TORIYABE, Katsuya KATO, Masao NAKATANI, Akira TAKANEZAWA, Takeshi MATSUDA
  • Patent number: 10691194
    Abstract: Provided is an electronic apparatus including a wearable optical device, a state detection unit configured to detect a state relating to the wearable optical device, state determination unit configured to determine that the detected state is at least one of a first state in which the wearable optical device is worn by a user in usable state or a second state in which the wearable optical device is worn or carried by the user in unusable state, and a power supply controller configured to control a power supply state of the electronic apparatus based on a result obtained by the determination.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hirotaka Ishikawa, Takeshi Iwatsu, Tsubasa Tsukahara
  • Publication number: 20200181013
    Abstract: The method for manufacturing the gas adsorption unit includes a preparation step, an activation step, and a sealing step. The preparation step is a step of wrapping a getter with a package material. The activation step is a step of heating the getter wrapped with the package material to activate the getter. The sealing step is a step of melting the package material by heating the package material so as to seal, with the package material, the getter activated in the activation step.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2018
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Inventors: Tasuku ISHIBASHI, Eiichi URIU, Kazuya HASEGAWA, Hiroyuki ABE, Masataka NONAKA, Takeshi SHIMIZU, Haruhiko ISHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20200173510
    Abstract: An elastic member is an elastic member formed of a wire having a cross section that is substantially circular, the cross section being orthogonal to a longitudinal direction, and the elastic member being expandable and contractible in a predetermined direction; and including: a first alloy portion that is made of an aluminum alloy having a tensile strength larger than 950 MPa and equal to or less than 1100 MPa at room temperature; and a second alloy portion configured to cover the first alloy portion, the second alloy portion having a thickness in a radial direction smaller than a radius of the first alloy portion, and being made of an aluminum alloy having a tensile strength of 100 MPa to 650 MPa at room temperature.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2020
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Toshio Kazama, Noritoshi Takamura, Shigeki Ishikawa, Takeshi Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10672309
    Abstract: To enhance visibility of an image provided by a wearable optical device depending on different situations. Provided is an electronic apparatus including an illuminance information acquisition unit (510) configured to acquire illuminance information indicating illuminance of light incident on a wearable optical device toward a viewer from a real space, a situation information acquisition unit (540) configured to acquire situation information indicating a situation surrounding the wearable optical device, a luminance determination unit (520) configured to determine luminance of light emitted by the wearable optical device to allow the viewer to perceive an image superimposed on the real space, the determination of luminance being performed on a basis of the illuminance information and the situation information, and a controller (530) configured to control the wearable optical device to cause the wearable optical device to emit light having the determined luminance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hirotaka Ishikawa, Takeshi Iwatsu, Tsubasa Tsukahara