Patents by Inventor Teppei AOKI

Teppei AOKI 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: 20210027211
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a control section that performs control to display a facility display map including plural display elements indicating plural facilities in a conversation screen displaying a conversation between a system and an operator, and a processing section that, in response to an operation by the operator to select one display element from among the plurality of display elements on the facility display map, performs processing for reserving a facility indicated by the one display element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2020
    Publication date: January 28, 2021
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Nana AKIMOTO, Teppei AOKI, Izumi NAKANO
  • Publication number: 20200367100
    Abstract: A system includes an IP communication unit that communicates by IP communication, a non-IP communication unit that communicates by non-IP communication for which a transmittable data size is smaller than the transmittable data size for IP communication, and a controller that controls a switching between communication by the IP communication unit and communication by the non-IP communication unit, such that communication is performed by non-IP communication in a case in which a size of data to transmit is equal to or less than a predetermined first size, and communication is performed by IP communication in the case in which the size of the data to transmit is greater than the first size.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Teppei AOKI
  • Publication number: 20200366805
    Abstract: A system includes a detection device, a processing device, and an external device. The detection device includes a detector that detects a nearby event and a first controller that transmits data related to an event detected by the detector to the external device. The processing device includes a processor that performs processing or a second controller that controls the detection device. The external device includes a generation unit that receives and analyzes the data transmitted from the first controller, and generates control information for controlling the processor or the detection device, and a transmitter that transmits the control information to the second controller associated with the first controller from which the data is transmitted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2019
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Teppei AOKI
  • Publication number: 20200159208
    Abstract: An autonomous moving apparatus includes a moving unit that moves the autonomous moving apparatus, a detector that detects distances from surrounding objects and shapes of the surrounding objects, a notifying unit that notifies surrounding persons, and a controller that controls the moving unit so that the autonomous moving apparatus moves so as to follow movement of a person recognized as a follow target by the detector and, when the person recognized as the follow target performs a specific action, controls the notifying unit to give a notification by a preset notification method in response to the specific action.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hideki FUJIMOTO, Hajime KAJIYAMA, Xiongfan JIN, Tetsuya KOBAYASHI, Mariko MIYAZAKI, Teppei AOKI
  • Publication number: 20200159243
    Abstract: An autonomous moving apparatus includes: a detection unit that detects a distance to an object around the apparatus and a shape of the object; a moving unit that moves the apparatus so as to follow operation of a target person to be followed, which is detected by the detection unit; and a control unit that performs control for movement by the moving unit or stop in accordance with motion of each of two feet of the target person to be followed, which is detected by the detection unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xiongfan JIN, Mariko MIYAZAKI, Hideki FUJIMOTO, Tetsuya KOBAYASHI, Hajime KAJIYAMA, Kunitoshi YAMAMOTO, Teppei AOKI
  • Publication number: 20200142412
    Abstract: An autonomous moving apparatus includes a moving unit that moves the autonomous moving apparatus, a detector that detects distances from surrounding objects and shapes of the surrounding objects, and a controller that controls the moving unit. When a route of the autonomous moving apparatus is adjusted to a route of a follow target under control of the moving unit, the controller controls the moving unit so that the autonomous moving apparatus continues to move without changing the route of the autonomous moving apparatus if the follow target has changed the route but an obstacle having a possibility of causing a movement abnormality when the autonomous moving apparatus moves over the obstacle is present between the route of the follow target and the route of the autonomous moving apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2019
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hajime KAJIYAMA, Mariko Miyazaki, Hideki Fujimoto, Tetsuya Kobayashi, Xiongfan Jin, Kunitoshi Yamamoto, Teppei Aoki
  • Publication number: 20190094534
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a detector and a command unit. The detector detects movement of a user using a display device based on an image photographed by the display device that displays a virtual-space image in such a manner as to be overlapped with a real space and that has a photographing function. The command unit commands the display device to display, as the virtual-space image, relevant information related to input information input to an input target at a position near the input target based on the detected movement of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2018
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yusuke YAMAURA, Seiya INAGI, Kazunari HASHIMOTO, Hidetaka IZUMO, Tadaaki SATO, Teppei AOKI, Daisuke YASUOKA, Hiroshi UMEMOTO
  • Publication number: 20190095164
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a generation unit and an instruction unit. The generation unit generates a display image including information on speech or action of a target person, based on history information that the target person has made speech or action. The instruction unit instructs a display device, which displays an image of a virtual space so as to be superimposed in a real space, to display the generated display image as the image of the virtual space.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2018
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yusuke YAMAURA, Seiya INAGI, Kazunari HASHIMOTO, Hidetaka IZUMO, Tadaaki SATO, Teppei AOKI, Daisuke YASUOKA, Hiroshi UMEMOTO
  • Publication number: 20190088017
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes an acquiring unit and a command unit. The acquiring unit acquires positional information of a container containing a contained object from an image acquired as a result of photographing the container by using a display device that displays a virtual-space image and a real space in an overlapping manner and that has a photographing function. The command unit commands the display device to display information related to the contained object stored in association with the positional information as the virtual-space image near the container.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2018
    Publication date: March 21, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tadaaki SATO, Seiya INAGI, Kazunari HASHIMOTO, Hidetaka IZUMO, Yusuke YAMAURA, Daisuke YASUOKA, Teppei AOKI
  • Publication number: 20190089930
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a reception unit and an instruction unit. The reception unit receives identification information of a user of a display device and position information indicating a predetermined place, from the display device which displays an image of a virtual space so as to be superimposed on a real space. The instruction unit instructs the display device to display public information associated with the position information, at the predetermined place or in the vicinity thereof, as an image of the virtual space, in a case where the public information is included in a public partner as a group belonging to an organization having the identification information of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2018
    Publication date: March 21, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kazunari HASHIMOTO, Seiya INAGI, Teppei AOKI, Daisuke YASUOKA, Tadaaki SATO, Hidetaka IZUMO, Yusuke YAMAURA, Hiroshi UMEMOTO
  • Publication number: 20180253100
    Abstract: A moving apparatus includes a moving unit, an operation unit, a detector, and a controller. The moving unit moves to a destination point. The operation unit performs a predetermined operation after movement of the moving unit. The detector detects an obstacle. The controller controls the detector to make a detection distance in an opposite direction to a moving direction of the moving apparatus shorter during the movement of the moving unit than during the operation of the operation unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Publication date: September 6, 2018
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Teppei AOKI, Kunitoshi YAMAMOTO, Hideki FUJIMOTO, Mariko MIYAZAKI, Hirokazu TSUBOTA, Hajime KAJIYAMA, Tetsuya KOBAYASHI, Naoya OGATA, Kengo TOKUCHI, Yasuharu SAKURAI
  • Publication number: 20180165853
    Abstract: A head-mounted display apparatus includes a capturing unit that captures an image of a real space, a transmissive display through which the real space is able to be visually perceived, and a drawing controller that controls such that a wall-shaped opaque virtual object is drawn so as to block visibility of a user based on the image captured by the capturing unit and the virtual object is displayed on the transmissive display as if the virtual object is present in the real space.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2017
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seiya INAGI, Teppei AOKI, Daisuke YASUOKA, Tadaaki SATO, Kazunari HASHIMOTO, Hidetaka IZUMO, Yusuke YAMAURA
  • Patent number: 9648179
    Abstract: There is provided an operation screen providing system including a relay apparatus and an operation screen providing apparatus. A function providing unit provides an additional function which is not inherent of a processing apparatus, to the processing apparatus. A requesting unit that requests an operation screen providing apparatus for an operation screen for the processing apparatus, if an operation screen request is received from the processing apparatus. A providing unit that receives operation screen information including screen information for receiving an instruction relative to a function of the processing apparatus and screen information for receiving an instruction relative to the additional function which the relay apparatus provides, from the operation screen providing apparatus in response to the request of the requesting unit, and provides the received operation screen information to the processing apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2017
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki Ishino, Teppei Aoki, Takahiro Okayasu, Shinichiro Yamamoto, Masamune Oshitani, Russell Neville
  • Patent number: 9531893
    Abstract: There is provided an operation screen providing system including a relay apparatus and an operation screen providing apparatus. An acquiring unit acquires type information representing a type of a processing apparatus, and customization information representing how the processing apparatus is customized from a standard configuration of the type. A request unit requests the operation screen providing apparatus for standard operation screen information corresponding to the type information, when receiving an operation screen request from the processing apparatus. An operation screen providing unit customizes the standard operation screen information according to the customization information to generate individual operation screen information and provides the individual operation screen information to the processing apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2016
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki Ishino, Teppei Aoki, Takahiro Okayasu, Shinichiro Yamamoto, Masamune Oshitani, Russell Neville
  • Patent number: 9465566
    Abstract: A relay apparatus includes: a first transmission unit that transmits first information specifying the relay apparatus to the management apparatus through a network, in response to the relay apparatus being connected to the network; a collection unit that collects management information regarding a management target device, from the management target device connected to the network, in which the collection unit does not collect the management information from the management target device until an activation instruction is received from the management apparatus, and starts to collect the management information from the management target device only after the activation instruction is received from the management apparatus; and a second transmission unit that transmits the collected management information to the management apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2016
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki Ishino, Shinichiro Yamamoto, Takahiro Okayasu, Teppei Aoki, Masamune Oshitani, Chad Eickhoff, Geoff Goodman, Russell Neville
  • Publication number: 20160224286
    Abstract: There is provided an operation screen providing system including a relay apparatus and an operation screen providing apparatus. A function providing unit provides an additional function which is not inherent of a processing apparatus, to the processing apparatus. A requesting unit that requests an operation screen providing apparatus for an operation screen for the processing apparatus, if an operation screen request is received from the processing apparatus. A providing unit that receives operation screen information including screen information for receiving an instruction relative to a function of the processing apparatus and screen information for receiving an instruction relative to the additional function which the relay apparatus provides, from the operation screen providing apparatus in response to the request of the requesting unit, and provides the received operation screen information to the processing apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki ISHINO, Teppei AOKI, Takahiro OKAYASU, Shinichiro YAMAMOTO, Masamune OSHITANI, Russell NEVILLE
  • Publication number: 20160224291
    Abstract: A relay apparatus includes: a first transmission unit that transmits first information specifying the relay apparatus to the management apparatus through a network, in response to the relay apparatus being connected to the network; a collection unit that collects management information regarding a management target device, from the management target device connected to the network, in which the collection unit does not collect the management information from the management target device until an activation instruction is received from the management apparatus, and starts to collect the management information from the management target device only after the activation instruction is received from the management apparatus; and a second transmission unit that transmits the collected management information to the management apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki ISHINO, Shinichiro YAMAMOTO, Takahiro OKAYASU, Teppei AOKI, Masamune OSHITANI, Chad EICKHOFF, Geoff GOODMAN, Russell NEVILLE
  • Publication number: 20160226953
    Abstract: A device management system includes: a management apparatus including a first memory unit that stores a control program for controlling a management target device, for each type of the management target device; and a relay apparatus including an acquisition unit that acquires the control program corresponding to a type of the management target device connected to the relay apparatus from the management apparatus, and an execution unit that executes a process for supplying the control program acquired by the acquisition unit to a control device connected to the relay apparatus, the control device controlling the management target device connected to the relay apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki ISHINO, Masamune OSHITANI, Takahiro OKAYASU, Teppei AOKI, Shinichiro YAMAMOTO, Bryan WOOD, John KAYE, Russell NEVILLE
  • Publication number: 20160227055
    Abstract: There is provided an operation screen providing system including a relay apparatus and an operation screen providing apparatus. An acquiring unit acquires type information representing a type of a processing apparatus, and customization information representing how the processing apparatus is customized from a standard configuration of the type. A request unit requests the operation screen providing apparatus for standard operation screen information corresponding to the type information, when receiving an operation screen request from the processing apparatus. An operation screen providing unit customizes the standard operation screen information according to the customization information to generate individual operation screen information and provides the individual operation screen information to the processing apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki ISHINO, Teppei AOKI, Takahiro OKAYASU, Shinichiro YAMAMOTO, Masamune OSHITANI, Russell NEVILLE
  • Patent number: 9374496
    Abstract: A fill-in form providing device includes: a transmission section that transmits information of a user interface for a fill-in form to an image forming device in response to an acquisition request to acquire the user interface issued from the image forming device; a printing instruction section that instructs the image forming device to print a fill-in form associated with the user interface for the fill-in form, in response to a printing request to print the fill-in form based on an operation of the user interface for the fill-in form in the image forming device; a reception section that receives image data, which is generated through image reading based on the operation of the user interface for the fill-in form in the image forming device, and storage destination information; and a storage processing section that executes processing for storing the image data in the storage destination.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeki Ishino, Takahiro Okayasu, Shinichiro Yamamoto, Teppei Aoki, Masamune Oshitani, Russell Neville