Patents by Inventor Takeshi Okuyama

Takeshi Okuyama 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: 20200301508
    Abstract: An input device includes a tracking target section having an outer surface on which a plurality of light emitting sections are provided; a housing constituting the outer surface of the tracking target section; a first substrate which is a rigid substrate disposed inside the housing; at least one light source mounted on a first surface of the first substrate; and a first light guide member that guides light from the at least one light source to positions of the plurality of light emitting sections on the outer surface of the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Nozomu Uchida, Takeshi Igarashi, Isao Okuyama, Kawamura Yoshiaki, Katsuhisa Tadano, Takashi Furukawa
  • Publication number: 20200283027
    Abstract: A driving assistance method includes: extracting a high difficulty point where autonomous driving is difficult on a planned travel route of a host vehicle; determining, at a point located at a predetermined distance or more before the high difficulty point, whether or not a following vehicle traveling on the same lane as a lane of the host vehicle is present within a predetermined range from the host vehicle; and guiding switching of a traveling state of the host vehicle from autonomous driving to manual driving when the following vehicle is present within the predetermined range from the host vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventor: Takeshi Okuyama
  • Patent number: 10756464
    Abstract: A connector assembly having three types of connector elements including a first connector 10 and a second connector 20, each of which is respectively mounted to one of two mounting members P1, P2, and an intermediate connector 30, which is located between the two connectors, i.e., the first connector 10 and the second connector 20, and is connected to the two connectors, wherein one of the three types of connector elements has protrusion portions 52;13C protruding in the direction of connection of the connector elements, said protrusion portions are abuttable against other connector elements or mounting members with an abutment force, and, in the process of connection of the connector elements, the above-mentioned protrusion portions are deformable in the above-mentioned direction of connection by abutment forces that exceed the sliding forces acting between the terminals 43, 14, 24 of the connector elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: HIROSE ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takeshi Okuyama
  • Publication number: 20200243468
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a circuit board, an electronic element, multiple connection bumps, a preventive bump, and a sidefill. The electronic element is mounted on the circuit board. The connection bumps are connected to the electronic element. The preventive bump is provided between the connection bumps. The sidefill surrounds the electronic element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Inventors: Shunichi Kamata, Tatsuhiro Mori, Takashi Sugata, Takeshi Okuyama
  • Publication number: 20200231158
    Abstract: A driving assistance method includes: extracting a point where a travel lane of a host vehicle joins another lane on a planned travel route of the host vehicle, as a high difficulty point where autonomous driving is difficult; and guiding switching of a traveling state of the host vehicle from autonomous driving to manual driving, at a point located at a predetermined distance before the high difficulty point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Takeshi Okuyama, Yuki Kakuda, Junichi Hatayama
  • Publication number: 20200217684
    Abstract: A route guidance method includes: if, on a set route from a departure point to a destination of a vehicle, a travelling road at a present position of the vehicle has a first plurality of lanes, and a next road following a nearest branch point from the present position has a second plurality of lanes, finding a branch-merge point up to which lanes other than a lane for reaching the destination out of the second plurality of lanes have gone away; and if a start point of traffic congestion is downstream of the branch-merge point, and an end point of the traffic congestion is upstream of the nearest branch point, guiding the vehicle to the lane for reaching the destination as a target before reaching the end point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2016
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicants: Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Renault S.A.S., Renault S.A.S.
    Inventor: Takeshi Okuyama
  • Publication number: 20200176188
    Abstract: A polypropylene film which has a crystallite size of not more than 12.2 nm, the crystallite size being determined using Scherrer's equation from a full width at half maximum of the reflection peak from (040) plane of ? crystal measured by a wide-angle X-ray diffraction method, and a volume resistivity of not lower than 6×1014 ?·cm, the volume resistivity being calculated in accordance with equation I from a current value that is measured 1 minute after applying a voltage at a potential gradient of 200 V/?m in an environment at 100° C. Equation I: volume resistivity=[(effective electrode area)×(applied voltage)]/[(polypropylene film thickness)×(current value)].
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2018
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Michiko SUEYOSHI, Akihiro KAKEHI, Takeshi TOMINAGA, Yoshimune OKUYAMA
  • Publication number: 20200041734
    Abstract: An optical module includes a board, a lens member, and first, second, and third bonding parts each bonding the board and the lens member. The lens member includes lenses which light from the light emitter enters or light enters the light receiver through. The first bonding part is positioned on a line passing through the center of each of the lenses. The second and third bonding parts are symmetrically positioned with respect to the line.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2019
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Inventors: Tatsuhiro Mori, Takeshi Okuyama
  • Patent number: 10471344
    Abstract: A manipulating device includes an analog manipulator tiltable or slidable in a first direction perpendicular to a central line along a second direction, and a plurality of manipulating buttons disposed in surrounding relation to the analog manipulator. The manipulating buttons include a first manipulating button positioned off the central line in the first direction. The analog manipulator is tilted or slid in the first direction, a position of an upper end of the first manipulating button along the second direction is higher than a position of an outer edge of the analog manipulator which is closer to the first manipulating button, along the second direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Taichi Nokuo, Isao Okuyama, Takeshi Igarashi
  • Patent number: 10469889
    Abstract: Provided are an information distribution device, system, program, and method that can increase the effectiveness of advertisements. The information distribution device selects advertisements to distribute based on viewer attributes collected while distributing content to a display unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: NEC Corporation
    Inventors: Toshio Asai, Akira Inoue, Susumu Okuyama, Takeshi Kondo, Soichi Tsumura, Takayuki Nagai
  • Publication number: 20190319383
    Abstract: A connector assembly having three types of connector elements including a first connector 10 and a second connector 20, each of which is respectively mounted to one of two mounting members P1, P2, and an intermediate connector 30, which is located between the two connectors, i.e., the first connector 10 and the second connector 20, and is connected to the two connectors, wherein one of the three types of connector elements has protrusion portions 52;13C protruding in the direction of connection of the connector elements, said protrusion portions are abuttable against other connector elements or mounting members with an abutment force, and, in the process of connection of the connector elements, the above-mentioned protrusion portions are deformable in the above-mentioned direction of connection by abutment forces that exceed the sliding forces acting between the terminals 43, 14, 24 of the connector elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2019
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventor: Takeshi OKUYAMA
  • Publication number: 20190315047
    Abstract: A biaxially oriented polypropylene film containing a polypropylene resin, the film having a thickness of 1.0 to 3.0 ?m, and a molecular orientation coefficient ?Nx of 0.013 to 0.016, as calculated according to ?Nx=(?Nxy+?Nxz)/2 on the basis of a birefringence value ?Nxy in the slow axis direction with respect to the fast axis direction and a birefringence value ?Nxz in the slow axis direction with respect to the thickness direction, as measured via optical birefringence measurement.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Takeshi TOMINAGA, Michiko SUEYOSHI, Yoshimune OKUYAMA, Yoshikazu FUJISHIRO, Masahiro NAKATA, Tadakazu ISHIWATA
  • Patent number: 10444446
    Abstract: An optical module includes a lens sheet having at least one lens on one surface thereof, a substrate having at least one of a light emitter or a light receiver on one surface thereof, and an adhesive film configured to bond the lens sheet to the substrate, wherein a protrusion is formed on the lens sheet so as to surround the lens.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED
    Inventors: Tatsuhiro Mori, Takeshi Okuyama
  • Publication number: 20190313528
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a multilayer wiring structure that includes a first metal layer; an interlayer insulating film formed on the first metal layer, the interlayer insulating film having an opening that exposes a first area of the first metal layer; a second metal layer formed on an inner wall of the opening; and a third metal layer filling the opening via the second metal layer. The first and third metal layers are direct contact with each other at a bottom of the opening.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2019
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: TDK Corporation
    Inventors: Hajime Kuwajima, Tomonaga Nishikawa, Takashi Ohtsuka, Takeshi Oohashi, Yuichiro Okuyama, Manabu Yamatani
  • Publication number: 20190302375
    Abstract: An optical waveguide for connection to a ferrule includes a plurality of cores and a cladding covering the cores, wherein the cladding has recesses at an end face of the optical waveguide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Kazuhiro Yoshida, Takeshi Okuyama, Takatoshi Yagisawa
  • Patent number: 10424860
    Abstract: Example implementations involve an electrical connector and a test method of the electrical connector, wherein the electrical conduction condition between a ground member and a ground terminal can be easily confirmed while reliably contacting the ground member and ground terminal. Electrical connector involves a plurality of terminals including two types of terminals, namely, signal terminals and ground terminals; a retaining body, made of an insulating material, that arranges and retains the plurality of terminals in a condition where the signal terminals and ground terminals are intermingled; and a ground member retained by the retaining body on the inward side of the retaining body, in a condition contacting at least two ground terminals; wherein the ground member has a detecting part exposed from the retaining body in order to detect an electrical conduction condition between the ground terminals and the ground member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: HIROSE ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi Okuyama, Yosuke Takeuchi
  • Patent number: 10426032
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a multilayer wiring structure that includes a first metal layer; an interlayer insulating film formed on the first metal layer, the interlayer insulating film having an opening that exposes a first area of the first metal layer; a second metal layer formed on an inner wall of the opening; and a third metal layer filling the opening via the second metal layer. The first and third metal layers are direct contact with each other at a bottom of the opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: TDK CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hajime Kuwajima, Tomonaga Nishikawa, Takashi Ohtsuka, Takeshi Oohashi, Yuichiro Okuyama, Manabu Yamatani
  • Publication number: 20190286632
    Abstract: A model learning unit learns a prediction model on the basis of learning data, a target setting unit sets a target output parameter value by interpolating between a goal output parameter value and an output parameter value which is the closest to the goal output parameter value in output parameter values in the learning data, a processing condition search unit estimates input parameter values which corresponds to the goal output parameter value and the target output parameter value, a model learning unit updates the prediction model by using a set of the estimated input parameter value and an output parameter value which is a result of processing that a processing device performs as additional learning data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Inventors: Yutaka Okuyama, Takeshi Ohmori, Masaru Kurihara, Hyakka Nakada
  • Publication number: 20190284354
    Abstract: A biaxially stretched polypropylene film including a polypropylene resin and satisfying the following: (a) the crystallite size Sa, which is determined using the Scherrer equation from the full width at half maximum of the ?-crystal (040) plane reflection peak as measured by wide-angle x-ray diffraction after treatment for 200 hours at 105° C., is not more than 12.9 nm; and (b) the planar orientation coefficient ?Pa, which is calculated from the birefringence values ?Nyz and ?Nxz with respect to the thickness direction as determined by optical birefringence measurement after treatment for 200 hours at 105° C., is at least 0.013 (?Pa=(?Nyz+?Nxz)/2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Inventors: Takeshi TOMINAGA, Michiko SUEYOSHI, Yoshimune OKUYAMA, Masahiro NAKATA, Tadakazu ISHIWATA
  • Publication number: 20190146360
    Abstract: Exposure apparatus exposes a substrate by irradiating the substrate with exposure light via a projection optical system and a liquid. The exposure apparatus is provided with a liquid immersion mechanism for supplying the liquid and recovering the liquid. The liquid immersion mechanism has an inclined surface, which is opposite to a surface of the substrate and is inclined with respect to the surface of the substrate, and a liquid recovering port of the liquid immersion mechanism is formed in the inclined surface. A flat portion is provided between the substrate and the projection optical system. A liquid immersion area can be maintained to be small.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 11, 2019
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Applicants: NIKON CORPORATION, NIKON ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki NAGASAKA, Takeshi OKUYAMA