Patents by Inventor Toshihiro Mochizuki

Toshihiro Mochizuki 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: 11133149
    Abstract: A focused ion beam apparatus (100) includes: a focused ion beam lens column (20); a sample table (51); a sample stage (50); a memory (6M) configured to store in advance three-dimensional data on the sample table and an irradiation axis of the focused ion beam, the three-dimensional data being associated with stage coordinates of the sample stage; a display (7); and a display controller (6A) configured to cause the display to display a virtual positional relationship between the sample table (51v) and the irradiation axis (20Av) of the focused ion beam, which is exhibited when the sample stage is operated to move the sample table to a predetermined position, based on the three-dimensional data on the sample table and the irradiation axis of the focused ion beam.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: HITACHI HIGH-TECH SCIENCE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Toshihiro Mochizuki, Haruyuki Ishii, Atsushi Uemoto
  • Publication number: 20210090854
    Abstract: A focused ion beam apparatus (100) includes: a focused ion beam lens column (20); a sample table (51); a sample stage (50); a memory (6M) configured to store in advance three-dimensional data on the sample table and an irradiation axis of the focused ion beam, the three-dimensional data being associated with stage coordinates of the sample stage; a display (7); and a display controller (6A) configured to cause the display to display a virtual positional relationship between the sample table (51v) and the irradiation axis (20Av) of the focused ion beam, which is exhibited when the sample stage is operated to move the sample table to a predetermined position, based on the three-dimensional data on the sample table and the irradiation axis of the focused ion beam.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2020
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Inventors: Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI, Haruyuki ISHI, Atsushi UEMOTO
  • Publication number: 20210061231
    Abstract: A heating apparatus for a washer fluid according to an embodiment includes a container having an accommodation space in which a washer fluid is accommodated, an inlet part configured to charge the washer fluid into the accommodation space, an outlet part configured to discharge the washer fluid from the accommodation space, a heater provided in the accommodation space, the heater being configured to heat the washer fluid, and coils wound around the heater. The coils are in a spiral shape extending about the axis of the coils and are formed of wires in contact with the heater. The coils have close contact parts at which a plurality of wires is in close contact to each other in an extending direction of an axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: MURAKAMI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ryoga MIKI, Akira FUKAI, Noriaki MASUDA, Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI
  • Publication number: 20200326201
    Abstract: An in-vehicle apparatus mounted in a vehicle includes: a travel history database in which a travel history of the vehicle is recorded with respect to each road; and a display control unit that has a display unit display a map screen, wherein the display control unit has the display unit display each road included within a display range of the map screen in a display form according to a travel frequency of the vehicle on the basis of the travel history database.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Inventors: Norikazu NARA, Noriyuki ABE, Makoto ORINO, Takaaki YASHIRO, Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI, Norimasa KISHI
  • Publication number: 20200318986
    Abstract: An in-vehicle apparatus mounted in a vehicle includes: a map information storage unit that stores map information; a communication control unit that acquires traffic information; a travel history database in which a travel history of the vehicle with respect to each road is recorded; a route estimation unit that estimates a travel route of the vehicle by using the map information and the travel history database; a traveling time calculation unit that calculates actual traveling time of the vehicle with respect to the travel route and calculates predicted traveling time required when traveling the travel route estimated by the route estimation unit by using the traffic information; and a display control unit that performs control to display a map screen indicating the travel route and display the actual traveling time and the predicted traveling time together with the map screen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Inventors: Norikazu NARA, Noriyuki ABE, Makoto ORINO, Takaaki YASHIRO, Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI, Norimasa KISHI
  • Publication number: 20200317054
    Abstract: An in-vehicle apparatus mounted in a vehicle includes: an assistance processing unit that executes assistance processing for providing a user with specified information; and a display control unit that performs control to display a list according to a sequential order of the assistance processing executed by the assistance processing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Inventors: Norikazu NARA, Noriyuki ABE, Makoto ORINO, Takaaki YASHIRO, Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI, Norimasa KISHI
  • Patent number: 10218521
    Abstract: A conferencing system includes at least one first information terminal, a second information terminal, and an information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus includes a receiving unit configured to receive a first display position corresponding to a current display position of content data displayed by the first information terminal. The second information terminal includes a display unit configured to display the content data and the first display position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshihiro Mochizuki, Jun Ebata
  • Patent number: 10205870
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus reads out a signal from pixels of an image sensor, sets a region in which a plurality of signals having different viewpoints are read out from each pixel of the image sensor, acquires first depth information for detecting an object using a signal read out from a first signal readout region, acquires evaluation information for detecting a focus state of an object using a read signal, and controls a signal readout amount of the first signal readout region based on the focus state determined based on the evaluation information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazunori Takayama, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 10200593
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus having an image sensor, that reads out an image signal from pixels of the image sensor, controls a region in which a plurality of image signals having different viewpoints are read out from pixels of the image sensor, acquires depth information using the image signals read out from the region, and records image information in which the image signals, the depth information and information regarding the region are associated with each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Toshihiro Mochizuki, Kazunori Takayama
  • Patent number: 10182186
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus reads out a signal from pixels of the image sensor, sets a region in which a plurality of signals having different viewpoints are read out from each pixel of an image sensor, acquires first depth information for detecting an object using a signal that has been read out from a first region, acquires second depth information for detecting a focus state of the object using a signal that has been read out from a second region, and variably controls a ratio of screens in which the first region is set and a ratio of screens in which the second region is set.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 15, 2019
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazunori Takayama, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 9900389
    Abstract: Provided is an information processing apparatus including: a content execution unit configured to execute a content; a content type storage unit configured to store each type of the content in association with information for determining whether or not to allow finish of the execution during a travel of a vehicle; a memory monitoring unit configured to identify a remaining memory capacity available for the content execution unit; a travel state monitoring unit configured to acquire a state of the vehicle; and a finish content determination unit configured to use, when the remaining memory capacity is less than a predetermined threshold, the content type storage unit to determine a content for which execution is allowed to be finished depending on the state of the vehicle acquired by the travel state monitoring unit, and issue a finish request for the content to the content execution unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: Clarion Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Matsumoto, Atushi Shimizu, Wataru Nakasone, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Publication number: 20170310879
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus reads out a signal from pixels of the image sensor, sets a region in which a plurality of signals having different viewpoints are read out from each pixel of an image sensor, acquires first depth information for detecting an object using a signal that has been read out from a first region, acquires second depth information for detecting a focus state of the object using a signal that has been read out from a second region, and variably controls a ratio of screens in which the first region is set and a ratio of screens in which the second region is set.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Kazunori Takayama, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Publication number: 20170310878
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus having an image sensor, that reads out an image signal from pixels of the image sensor, controls a region in which a plurality of image signals having different viewpoints are read out from pixels of the image sensor, acquires depth information using the image signals read out from the region, and records image information in which the image signals, the depth information and information regarding the region are associated with each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Toshihiro Mochizuki, Kazunori Takayama
  • Publication number: 20170310877
    Abstract: An image capturing apparatus reads out a signal from pixels of an image sensor, sets a region in which a plurality of signals having different viewpoints are read out from each pixel of the image sensor, acquires first depth information for detecting an object using a signal read out from a first signal readout region, acquires evaluation information for detecting a focus state of an object using a read signal, and controls a signal readout amount of the first signal readout region based on the focus state determined based on the evaluation information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Kazunori Takayama, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 9736354
    Abstract: A control apparatus includes a first processing unit configured to calculate correlation information between image signals, which are respectively output from one of the pixel portions positioned in one of a plurality of first regions, a focus detection unit configured to perform focus detection on the basis of a calculation result by the first processing unit, a second processing unit configured to calculate correlation information between image signals, which are respectively output from the one of the pixel portions positioned in one of a plurality of second regions, a distribution information calculation unit configured to calculate distribution information corresponding to an object distance on the basis of a calculation result by the second processing unit, and a control unit configured to control the second processing unit and the distribution information calculation unit on the basis of the correlation information calculated by the first processing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 9619191
    Abstract: A display processing apparatus includes a gloss-control plane generating unit configured to generate gloss-control plane data for specifying a type of a surface effect applied to a recording medium and an area in a recording medium to which the surface effect is applied; an obtaining unit configured to obtain replacement information that is used to replace a type of the surface effect that is not available in a device configuration with a type of the surface effect that is available in the device configuration; a replacing unit configured to replace the type of the surface effect designated by the designation information with the type of the available surface effect using the replacement information obtained by the obtaining unit; and a preview image generating unit configured to generate a preview image based on the gloss-control plane data having an area to which the available surface effect is to be applied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 11, 2017
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 9575454
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes an input unit that receives specifications of a color, a type of a surface effect that is a visual or a tactile effect, and a region to which the surface effect is applied, with respect to input image data; a generating unit that generates color data and gloss control data based on the specifications, the gloss control data being data which is used for generating clear toner data and in which a gloss control value is specified for identifying the type of the surface effect applied to the recording medium and for identifying a region to which the surface effect is applied in the recording medium; and a sending unit that sends the color data and the gloss control data to a print control apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroo Kitagawa, Hiroaki Suzuki, Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 9547357
    Abstract: A system includes apparatuses and a power collecting device for collecting power consumption information at power sources to which the apparatuses are connected, respectively. The apparatus includes a controller that sets the apparatus to a first state or a second state for a lower power consumption; a first obtaining unit that obtains, from the device, first associated information in which first information for identifying the sources is associated with second information indicating power consumption of the respective sources; a retaining unit that retains second associated information in which the first associated information is associated with the time when the first obtaining unit obtains the first associated information; a state determining unit that determines a state of the other apparatus; and a second obtaining unit that obtains third associated information corresponding to a period during which the apparatus is in the second state when the apparatus transits to the first state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Toshihiro Mochizuki
  • Publication number: 20160277345
    Abstract: A conferencing system includes at least one first information terminal, a second information terminal, and an information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus includes a receiving unit configured to receive a first display position corresponding to a current display position of content data displayed by the first information terminal. The second information terminal includes a display unit configured to display the content data and the first display position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2016
    Publication date: September 22, 2016
    Applicant: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Toshihiro MOCHIZUKI, Jun EBATA
  • Publication number: 20160241774
    Abstract: A control apparatus includes a first processing unit configured to calculate correlation information between image signals, which are respectively output from one of the pixel portions positioned in one of a plurality of first regions, a focus detection unit configured to perform focus detection on the basis of a calculation result by the first processing unit, a second processing unit configured to calculate correlation information between image signals, which are respectively output from the one of the pixel portions positioned in one of a plurality of second regions, a distribution information calculation unit configured to calculate distribution information corresponding to an object distance on the basis of a calculation result by the second processing unit, and a control unit configured to control the second processing unit and the distribution information calculation unit on the basis of the correlation information calculated by the first processing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Publication date: August 18, 2016
    Inventor: Toshihiro Mochizuki