Patents by Inventor Tomoki Nakamura

Tomoki Nakamura 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: 10705770
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium stores computer-readable instructions executable by a processor coupled with an information processing device including a display, an input interface, and a communication interface, the instructions causing the processor to control the display to display a first customizing screen, in response to a particular type of object on the first customizing screen being selected via the input interface, control the display to display a second customizing screen that is associated with the particular type of object and in a layer one-level lower than the first customizing screen in a screen hierarchy, accept, via the input interface, an operation of moving a target object between the first customizing screen and the second customizing screen, and transmit, to a display apparatus via the communication interface, screen data representing the first customizing apparatus and the second customizing apparatus between which the target object has been moved by the accepted operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Tomoki Nakamura, Eriko Takahashi
  • Patent number: 10681231
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium stores computer-readable instructions that are executable by a processor coupled with an information processing device, the instructions being configured to, when executed by the processor, display a new-icon setting screen including a setting frame, one or more screen setting parts, and one or more operation setting parts, the setting frame having a screen setting area and an operation setting area that extend along a time axis sectioned into a plurality of time frames, accept an operation of setting each screen setting part into a corresponding one of the time frames within the screen setting area, accept an operation of setting each operation setting part into a corresponding one of the time frames within the operation setting area, generate processing data associated with a new icon, in accordance with each setting part set in the setting frame, and transmit the generated processing data to a display apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Tomoki Nakamura, Eriko Takahashi
  • Patent number: 10675903
    Abstract: Provided are a planographic printing plate precursor including: a support; and an image recording layer provided on the support, in which the image recording layer contains an infrared absorbing agent, a polymerization initiator, a polymerizable compound containing a hydrogen bonding group, and a hard polymer particle containing at least one group selected from the group consisting of a urethane group, a urea group, an imide group, an amide group, and a sulfonamide group on the surface of the hard polymer particle, and a number average primary particle diameter of the hard polymer particle is in a range of 0.01 to 1 ?m; and a plate-making method for a planographic printing plate obtained by using the planographic printing plate precursor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kohei Aizu, Ryo Nakamura, Hiroaki Idei, Tomoki Ochimizu
  • Publication number: 20200159608
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium has a program stored thereon and readable by a processor of an information processing apparatus configured to communicate with an image processing apparatus. The program, when executed by the processor, causes the information processing apparatus to perform: receiving an execution request to cause the image processing apparatus to perform the image processing, the execution request corresponding to a job; acquiring status information indicating a status of the image processing apparatus; and providing notification, during a notification time period, of error information based on the status information when the status information is acquired during the notification time period, which starts at a time when the execution request is received.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Takashi Sugiyama, Tomoki Nakamura, Kodai Mizuno
  • Patent number: 10620757
    Abstract: An input device includes a casing having a recess in its inner surface, and a pressure-sensitive sensor disposed in the recess. The pressure-sensitive sensor is fixed in the recess so that a sensing surface of the pressure-sensitive sensor and a bottom surface of the recess are in contact with each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshiteru Taka, Takeshi Koizumi, Tomoki Kawabata, Munetake Ebihara, Tatsuya Nakazawa, Machiko Endo, Takuya Goto, Keiichi Nakamura, Yukio Sakakibara
  • Patent number: 10614168
    Abstract: A translation apparatus that can perform translation based on a correct syntax, a syntax evaluation apparatus employed in the translation apparatus, a syntax evaluation method, and a syntax evaluation program are provided. A syntax evaluation unit 13 includes a grammatical element guessing part 131 that guesses a grammatical element that should be connected before and after or after a word string indicated by first fragment data, and a grammatical element complementing part 132 that complements, based on the guessing result of the grammatical element guessing part 131, the first fragment data as necessary to generate second fragment data. When the grammatical element guessing part 131 guesses a grammatical element, the grammatical element complementing part 132 complements, at a location to which the grammatical element of the word string indicated by the first fragment data should be connected, a tag indicating the grammatical element in order to generate the second fragment data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: National University Corporation Nara Institute of Science and Technology
    Inventors: Yusuke Oda, Graham Neubig, Sakriani Sakti, Tomoki Toda, Satoshi Nakamura
  • Publication number: 20200095132
    Abstract: Provided is a method for producing a highly pure aqueous solution of zinc halide from a mixture containing a zinc halide. The method for producing an aqueous solution of zinc halide includes an addition step of adding water and a hydrogen halide to a mixture containing an alcohol having a carbon number of 3 or less, a zinc halide, and zinc to give a liquid mixture, and a distillation step of distilling the liquid mixture to remove the alcohol having a carbon number of 3 or less from the liquid mixture, giving an aqueous solution of zinc halide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2018
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: SHOWA DENKO K.K.
    Inventors: Yohsuke FUKUCHI, Atsushi NAKAMURA, Nozomi INOUE, Mitsuhiro HINO, Tomoki SEKIGUCHI
  • Patent number: 10601042
    Abstract: The present invention provides a positive electrode active substance for a secondary cell, the positive electrode active substance capable of suppressing adsorption of water effectively in order to obtain a high-performance lithium ion secondary cell or sodium ion secondary cell. The present invention also provides a method for producing the positive electrode active substance for a secondary cell. That is, the present invention is a positive electrode active substance for a secondary cell, in which a water-insoluble electrically conductive carbon material and carbon obtained by carbonizing a water-soluble carbon material are supported on a compound containing at least iron or manganese, the compound represented by formula (A) LiFeaMnbMnbM1cPO4, formula (B) Li2FedMneM2fSiO4, or formula (C) NaFegMnhQiPO4.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignee: TAIHEIYO CEMENT CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiroki Yamashita, Tomoki Hatsumori, Atsushi Nakamura, Takaaki Ogami
  • Patent number: 10589640
    Abstract: A power supply unit including a slide rail that has an opening at an upper side a slider that slides along the slide rail, a first connector that is fixed to one end portion of the slide rail, a second connector that is fixed to the slider, and a flexible cable that is housed inside the slide rail, that has one end connected to the first connector, and that has another end folded back and connected to the second connector.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: NHK SPRING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi Nakamura, Kenichi Katsube, Shota Arimoto, Tomoki Koga
  • Patent number: 10578446
    Abstract: A route search apparatus configured to search a route from a set place of departure to a set destination comprises network data that includes nodes and links representing a road network, an average cost value indicating an average of travel time of each of the links, and a variance value indicating a degree of variance of the travel time, and a route searcher configured to determine the route from the place of departure to the destination as a recommended route, based on the average cost value, the variance value and a weight coefficient of the variance value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignees: ZENRIN CO., LTD., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, AISIN AW CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tomohiko Masutani, Hiroyuki Tashiro, Tomoko Arita, Motohiro Nakamura, Tomoki Kodan, Atsushi Ikeno, Yoshitaka Kato, Sadahiro Koshiba, Kazuteru Maekawa, Koichi Ushida
  • Patent number: 10579456
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium has a program stored thereon and readable by a processor of an information processing apparatus configured to communicate with an image processing apparatus. The program, when executed by the processor, causes the information processing apparatus to perform: receiving an execution request to cause the image processing apparatus to perform the image processing, the execution request corresponding to a job; acquiring status information indicating a status of the image processing apparatus; and providing notification, during a notification time period, of error information based on the status information when the status information is acquired during the notification time period, which starts at a time when the execution request is received.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takashi Sugiyama, Tomoki Nakamura, Kodai Mizuno
  • Patent number: 10551942
    Abstract: A writing data processing device includes a processor and a memory. The memory stores computer-readable instructions that, when executed by the processor, perform processes. The processes include acquiring stroke data describing a plurality of tracks of a writing portion on a mount portion. The processes include identifying the tracks as a group among the plurality of the tracks described by the acquired stroke data. The processes include acquiring a group region. The processes include selecting an entry frame from among at least one entry frame described by entry frame data included in paper medium data that is stored in a storage portion and is corresponding to the paper medium. The entry frame to be selected has the greatest amount of overlap with the acquired group region. The processes include moving the identified group included in the acquired group region into the selected entry frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Tomoki Nakamura
  • Patent number: 10547409
    Abstract: A signal that is transmitted to a terminal apparatus itself is demodulated with high precision, and throughput is improved. A terminal apparatus that communicates with a base station apparatus includes: a reception unit that receives downlink control information from the base station apparatus; and a signal detection unit that demodulates a signal that is transmitted to the terminal apparatus itself, based on first modulation mapping, and demodulates an interference signal based on second modulation mapping, in a case where information relating to a transmit power of the interference signal is included in the downlink control information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Katsuya Kato, Tomoki Yoshimura, Osamu Nakamura, Ryota Yamada, Hiromichi Tomeba, Jungo Goto, Yasuhiro Hamaguchi
  • Patent number: 10513408
    Abstract: A sheet conveying device, which is included in an image forming apparatus, includes a pair of rollers configured to convey a sheet in a sheet conveyance passage, a detector configured to optically detect an attitude of the sheet, one of a rotation device to rotate the pair of rollers in a direction parallel to a plane of the sheet and a moving device to move the pair of rollers in a width direction, and a controller configured to correct the attitude of the pair of rollers at a time interval, based on a detection result obtained by the detector. The controller performs the correcting operation by setting, according to reflectance of the sheet, at least one of a light emission time of the detector, the time interval of the correcting operation, light emission intensity of the detector and a conveying speed of the sheet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2019
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Shogo Nakamura, Takehiro Fujita, Tomoki Shimohira
  • Patent number: 10495473
    Abstract: A route search apparatus comprises a road information storage part configured to store road information including link information comprised of single link information and composite link information; and a route searcher configured to search a recommended route between two different points using the link information. The single link information includes information regarding an approach link that is a link approaching to a node at one end of a target link, an exit link that is a link exiting from a node at the other end of the target link, and a cost of the target link for entering from the approach link and exiting to the exit link. The composite link information includes information regarding an approach link that is a link approaching to a node at one end of a target link array, an exit link that is a link exiting from a node at the other end of the target link array, and a cost of the target link array for entering from the approach link and exiting to the exit link.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignees: ZENRIN Co., LTD., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, AISIN AW Co., LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tashiro, Tomohiko Masutani, Yukiko Hiroo, Motohiro Nakamura, Tomoki Kodan, Atsushi Ikeno, Yoshitaka Kato, Sadahiro Koshiba, Kazuteru Maekawa, Koichi Ushida
  • Patent number: 10439770
    Abstract: The objective of the invention is to achieve efficient downlink non-orthogonal multiple access using a limited amount of control information. A base station device that adds and transmits symbols addressed to a first terminal device and one or more second terminal devices, using portion of available subcarriers, includes: a power setting unit that sets the first terminal device to a lower energy than the one or more second terminal devices; a scheduling unit that, for signals addressed to the one or more second terminal devices, performs resource allocation that is different from resource allocation for a signal addressed to the first terminal device; and an MCS determining unit that controls modulation schemes such that, when allocating resources for the signal addressed to the first terminal device, the modulation schemes used by the one or more second terminal devices, to be added to the signal addressed to the first terminal device, are the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Osamu Nakamura, Tomoki Yoshimura, Jungo Goto, Yasuhiro Hamaguchi
  • Publication number: 20190306346
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium stores computer-readable instructions that are executable by a processor coupled with an information processing device, the instructions being configured to, when executed by the processor, display a new-icon setting screen including a setting frame, one or more screen setting parts, and one or more operation setting parts, the setting frame having a screen setting area and an operation setting area that extend along a time axis sectioned into a plurality of time frames, accept an operation of setting each screen setting part into a corresponding one of the time frames within the screen setting area, accept an operation of setting each operation setting part into a corresponding one of the time frames within the operation setting area, generate processing data associated with a new icon, in accordance with each setting part set in the setting frame, and transmit the generated processing data to a display apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Tomoki NAKAMURA, Eriko TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20190303052
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable medium stores computer-readable instructions executable by a processor coupled with an information processing device including a display, an input interface, and a communication interface, the instructions causing the processor to control the display to display a first customizing screen, in response to a particular type of object on the first customizing screen being selected via the input interface, control the display to display a second customizing screen that is associated with the particular type of object and in a layer one-level lower than the first customizing screen in a screen hierarchy, accept, via the input interface, an operation of moving a target object between the first customizing screen and the second customizing screen, and transmit, to a display apparatus via the communication interface, screen data representing the first customizing apparatus and the second customizing apparatus between which the target object has been moved by the accepted operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Tomoki NAKAMURA, Eriko TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20190282562
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is mainly to provide a medical skin external preparation that is suitable for treating superficial skin infections, in particular, superficial skin infections accompanied by blister or erosion, etc. For example, the present invention can provide a medical skin external preparation containing 1-cyclopropyl-8-methyl-7-[5-methyl-6-(methylamino)-3-pyridyl]-4-oxo-1,4-dihydro-3-quinolinecarboxylic acid and/or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof as an active ingredient, and an alcohol and/or a fatty acid having 12 or more carbon atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Inventors: Tomoki SAKAGUCHI, Masumi KAWAGUCHI, Ayako NAKAMURA
  • Patent number: D867697
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Sayami Nakamura, Tomoki Taira