Tomoya HAYASHI 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).
Abstract: Provided is a contact lens including: a lens unit configured to be worn on an eyeball; an image pickup unit configured to capture an image of a subject, the image pickup unit being provided in the lens unit; and an image pickup control unit configured to control the image pickup unit.
Abstract: A method for producing a lithium sulfamate which includes (1) reacting a compound (1) represented by the following formula (1): wherein X is fluorine, chlorine, bromine, or iodine, with a compound (2) represented by the following formula (2): wherein R1 and R2 are each individually —H or a substituent as defined herein, the substituent optionally containing at least one bi- to hexavalent heteroatom in the structure and being a substituent in which at least one hydrogen atom is optionally replaced with a fluorine atom or a C0-C7 functional group, to obtain a compound (3) represented by the following formula (3): wherein R1 and R2 are defined as above.
Abstract: Provided is a contact lens including: a lens unit configured to be worn on an eyeball; an adjustment unit configured to adjust light to be transmitted through at least one of a first region that is a central portion of the lens unit and covers a pupil of the eyeball and a second region that is an outer side of the first region and covers an iris of the eyeball; and a control unit configured to control the adjustment unit in response to input of a trigger signal.
Abstract: A partition wall has a structure with a wall end portion butted against another building structure and exposed to architectural spaces. An end post at the end portion of the wall is constituted from first and second end post elements, which are spaced apart from each other, so that a gap or an isolation zone interrupting a propagation of a solid vibration or insulating a path for propagating the solid vibration is formed between the first and second elements. An interior finishing panel for defining the architectural space on one side of the wall is fixed to the first element and the interior finishing panel for defining the architectural space on an opposite side of the wall is fixed to the second element.
Abstract: An electrolyte solution containing a compound (1) represented by the formula (1), (wherein R101 and R102 are each individually a substituent such as a C1-C7 alkyl group, and the substituent optionally contains at least one divalent to hexavalent hetero atom in a structure or optionally has a structure obtained by replacing at least one hydrogen atom by a fluorine atom or a C0-C7 functional group) and at least one compound (11) selected from compounds such as a compound represented by formula (11-1) (wherein R111 and R112 are the same as or different from each other and are each a hydrogen atom or the like, and R113 is an alkyl group free from a fluorine atom or the like):
Abstract: A mounting structure for a power conversion device includes: a vehicle body component extending in a front-rear direction of a vehicle; a mounting component provided on the vehicle body component; a drive unit held by the vehicle body component via the mounting component; and a power conversion device attached to the mounting component. A stiffness of the mounting component is greater than a stiffness of the vehicle body component. The power conversion device is arranged between a front end and a rear end of the drive unit in a side view of the vehicle.
Abstract: A flow cytometer, in which detection of light generated from a particle is less likely to be affected by change in a flow velocity of a liquid flowing in a flow cell, is provided. The flow cytometer includes: a flow cell (10) in which a liquid flows; a liquid sending unit (40) configured to send the liquid into the flow cell (10); a controller (300) configured to obtain information related to a flow velocity of the liquid flowing in the flow cell (10); a light source (121) configured to irradiate the liquid flowing in the flow cell (10) with light; and a detector (162) configured to detect light generated from a particle in the liquid irradiated with light. The controller (300) changes a liquid sending condition for the liquid sending unit (40), based on the obtained information related to the flow velocity.
Abstract: An electrolyte solution containing LiFSO3 and a compound (1) represented by the following formula (1): LiZ, wherein Z is PF6, BF4, N(FSO2)2, N(CF3SO2)2, N(C2F5SO2)2, PO2F2, or B(C2O4)2. The electrolyte solution has a ratio [FSO3]/[Z] of a molar content of FSO3 [FSO3] to a molar content of Z [Z] of 3 to 1000. Also disclosed is an electrochemical device including the electrolyte solution, a lithium ion secondary battery including the electrolyte solution and a module including the electrochemical device.
Abstract: There is provided a display control system including a plurality of display units, an imaging unit configured to capture a subject, a predictor configured to predict an action of the subject according to a captured image captured by the imaging unit, a guide image generator configured to generate a guide image that guides the subject according to a prediction result from the predictor, and a display controller configured to, on the basis of the prediction result from the predictor, select a display unit capable of displaying an image at a position corresponding to the subject from the plurality of display units, and to control the selected display unit to display the guide image at the position corresponding to the subject.
Abstract: There is provided an information processing apparatus that obtains information of a voice input of at least one user and estimates an attribute of the user based on the information of the voice input. The information processing apparatus further controls a display apparatus to display a layout image for the information of the voice input based on the estimated attribute of the user.
Abstract: A display device includes: a display panel including a substrate and a display driving component mounted on the substrate; a backlight unit; and a heat dissipation member present on that surface of the substrate which is opposite to the region in which a display driving component is mounted and on that side of the backlight unit which is opposite to the display panel, the heat dissipation member being made of a highly thermally conductive material and having slits for discharging gas inside the heat dissipation member to outside the heat dissipation member.
Abstract: A communication apparatus capable of data communication includes a controller that temporarily permits data communication of an application. Upon the application transitioning to the background, the controller maintains temporary permission for data communication of the application when the application transitioned to the background as a result of an interrupt not intended by a user, and prohibits data communication of the application when the application transitioned to the background as a result of an interrupt other than an interrupt not intended by the user.
Abstract: Provided is an information processing apparatus, including a calculation section which calculates a proficiency level of a user for operations performed by the user for achieving a prescribed objective based on history information related to the operations and attribute information related to physical features of the user, and a generation section which generates advice for achieving the objective based on the proficiency level calculated by the calculation section.
Abstract: A system is disclosed provided with: a slag bath that retains slag cooling water and receives slag; a slag cooling water feed line and a slag pump outlet via which the slag and the slag cooling water are pumped and fed to a slag separation device; a circulation pump that forms a water flow for pumping out the slag; a slag cooling water circulation line linking from the slag separation device to the slag bath; a reverse flow line that causes the slag cooling water dispensed from the circulation pump to flow in reverse in the slag cooling water feed line; a selective supply unit capable of selectively supplying the slag cooling water dispensed from the circulation pump to the slag cooling water circulation line and the reverse flow line; and a water supply line, one end of which is connected to the slag cooling water feed line.
Abstract: A display device includes a display panel and a backlight. The display panel includes a first substrate, a second substrate, and a heatsink. The first substrate includes a second substrate non-overlapping portion on which the second substrate is not disposed but a driving component is disposed. The backlight includes a light guide plate and a light source. The light source emits light toward an end surface of the light guide plate. The heatsink includes a display panel overlapping portion, a light source overlapping portion, and a connecting portion. The display panel overlapping portion is on a rear surface of the first substrate at least over an area corresponding to the driving component. The light source overlapping portion is on a side of the backlight remote from the display panel. The connecting portion connects the display panel overlapping portion and the light source overlapping portion to each other.
Abstract: A specimen measurement apparatus may include: an aspirator via which a specimen is aspirated. A flow path may be connected to the aspirator. A first pump may be connected to the flow path. A second pump may be connected to the flow path. A controller may select and cause either the first pump or the second pump to aspirate the specimen via the aspirator.
Abstract: There is provided a storage control device including: a filter detecting unit configured to detect a voice signal estimation filter for estimating a first voice signal heard by a specific user himself/herself; an estimation unit configured to estimate the first voice signal heard by the specific user himself/herself, on the basis of a voice signal including a second voice signal of the specific user collected by an air conduction sound collecting unit in accordance with the voice signal estimation filter detected by the filter detecting unit; and a storage control unit configured to cause a storage unit to store the first voice signal estimated by the estimation unit.
Abstract: The present invention is to provide a flow cytometer comprising: flow cell; a liquid feeding unit for feeding a liquid different from a sample liquid containing sample particles to the flow cell; a sample liquid feeding unit for feeding the sample liquid to the flow cell after the liquid is sent to the flow cell; and a detector for detecting the sample particles flowing through the flow cell.
Abstract: According to one or more aspects, a specimen processing method may use a cartridge comprising a chamber configured to store a liquid. The method may include: storing a specimen and a dispersion medium in the chamber of the cartridge; and rotating the cartridge about a rotational shaft to agitate the specimen and the dispersion medium in the chamber, to thereby form an emulsion in which a dispersoid containing the specimen is dispersed in the dispersion medium.