Patents by Inventor Tsuyoshi Yamada

Tsuyoshi Yamada 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: 11505422
    Abstract: A paper sheet handling apparatus includes a handling section and a plurality of housing units. The handling section includes an upstream conveyance mechanism and a validation section. The upstream conveyance mechanism conveys paper sheets. The validation section validates paper sheets conveyed by the upstream conveyance mechanism. The housing units each include a downstream conveyance mechanism and a housing section. The downstream conveyance mechanism conveys paper sheets conveyed from the handling section. The housing section houses therein paper sheets conveyed by the downstream conveyance mechanism. Each of the housing units can be coupled to another one thereof via the downstream conveyance mechanisms, and a group of the downstream conveyance mechanisms, which are coupled together, is coupled to a group of the housing sections in a manner that allows the group of the downstream conveyance mechanisms to integrally pivot with respect to the group of the housing sections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: FUJITSU FRONTECH LIMITED
    Inventors: Akira Yamada, Tsuyoshi Abe, Tetsuya Odaka, Tatsuya Shimamura, Takashi Wada, Ryoka Niikuni
  • Publication number: 20220351158
    Abstract: According to an embodiment, a system for dynamically generating user interfaces for electronic receipts is disclosed. An electronic receipt management server receives and stores a first electronic receipt generated for a transaction made by a customer at a physical store, a customer identifier, and first additional information unique to the physical store. The server receives and stores a second electronic receipt for a transaction made by the customer at an online store, the customer identifier, and second additional information unique to the online store. The server transmits the first and second electronic receipts, the customer identifier, and the first and second additional information, in response to an inquiry containing the customer code. A client device displays a first graphical user interface including a first selectable object to view an image of the first electronic receipt and a second selectable object to view an image of the second electronic receipt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2022
    Publication date: November 3, 2022
    Inventors: Akiko SUSAKI, Shinya TAKAKURA, Hiroaki IMAI, Kunihiro YAMADA, Masayoshi NAKATANI, Takamitsu MUKUNASHI, Tsuyoshi GOTANDA, Keiko AKAMINE, Yuko TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20220253887
    Abstract: A merchandise sales data processing apparatus according to an embodiment includes an input device, a storage unit, and a processor. The input device receives first customer information, second customer information indicating the user's participation in a reward program in a store at which the user is currently purchasing merchandise, and merchandise sales data. The storage unit stores the received first customer information, the second customer information, company code information indicating the store, and reward information of the user in the reward program. A first transmission section transmits the received first customer specification information and the company code information to an outside apparatus. A privilege generation section generates the reward information when the second customer specification information is received. An electronic receipt data generation section generates and transmits the electronic receipt information including the merchandise sales data and the reward information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2022
    Publication date: August 11, 2022
    Inventors: Yasuhiro ARAI, Kuniyoshi YAMADA, Keiichi HASEGAWA, Tsuyoshi GOTANDA
  • Patent number: 11396872
    Abstract: A nitriding layer (13) is formed on the front surface side of a base material of a cylinder block (7) including an opening side end surface (7B) and each cylinder hole (12). Then, a piston sliding surface (12A) of each cylinder hole (12) is formed as a compound layer-removed hole (17) by removing a compound layer (16) that is located on the front surface side of the nitriding layer (13) by using polishing means such as, for example, honing and so forth. Further, a compound layer-removed surface (18) is formed on a part (A) where a compound layer-removed hole (17) and a cylinder inlet side tapered surface (12B) of each cylinder hole (12) intersect by using the polishing means such as, for example, the honing and so forth. This compound layer-removed surface (18) is formed as a tapered-state inclined surface of an angle ?.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignee: Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Yamada, Yoshitomo Yabuuchi, Naoyuki Okuno
  • Patent number: 11397927
    Abstract: According to an embodiment, a system for dynamically generating user interfaces for electronic receipts is disclosed. An electronic receipt management server receives and stores a first electronic receipt generated for a transaction made by a customer at a physical store, a customer identifier, and first additional information unique to the physical store. The server receives and stores a second electronic receipt for a transaction made by the customer at an online store, the customer identifier, and second additional information unique to the online store. The server transmits the first and second electronic receipts, the customer identifier, and the first and second additional information, in response to an inquiry containing the customer code. A client device displays a first graphical user interface including a first selectable object to view an image of the first electronic receipt and a second selectable object to view an image of the second electronic receipt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignee: TOSHIBA TEC KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akiko Susaki, Shinya Takakura, Hiroaki Imai, Kunihiro Yamada, Masayoshi Nakatani, Takamitsu Mukunashi, Tsuyoshi Gotanda, Keiko Akamine, Yuko Takahashi
  • Publication number: 20220227908
    Abstract: To provide a fluorinated copolymer, whereby it is possible to produce a crosslinked rubber article excellent in mold release properties. The fluorinated copolymer of the present invention has units based on tetrafluoroethylene, units based on a perfluoro(alkyl vinyl ether), units based on a monomer having a fluorine atom and at least two polymerizable unsaturated bonds, and units based on a monomer having a nitrile group and a fluorine atom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 7, 2022
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicant: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiko HATTORI, Tsuyoshi KAWAI, Takeshi YAMADA, Kuniaki AKATSU
  • Publication number: 20220215368
    Abstract: A distributed computer system includes a central server, a computing device of a user, and point-of-sale terminals. The central server is configured to assign a global user ID to a user and store, in association with the global user ID, local user IDs. The computing device is configured to generate and display a code symbol representing at least one user ID. A point-of-sale terminal is configured to scan the displayed code symbol and code symbols of merchandise being purchased, and generate transaction information. A local server is configured to transfer the transaction information from the point-of-sale terminal to the central server. When the transaction information includes a local user ID, a point total of the user is updated based on the transaction information and transmitted to the computing device. The central server stores the transaction information, which is received from the local server, in association with the global user ID.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2022
    Publication date: July 7, 2022
    Inventors: Kuniyoshi YAMADA, Koichi SUGIYAMA, Yasuhiro ARAI, Tsuyoshi GOTANDA, Makoto YOSHIMURA, Takashi NAKAJIMA, Nobuhiro SUGITA
  • Patent number: 11376549
    Abstract: Provided is a humidity conditioning method that enables absorption and desorption of moisture with low power consumption.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Sho Ochi, Tetsuya Ide, Makoto Yamada, Hiroka Hamada, Jun Sakuma, Tsuyoshi Kamada
  • Publication number: 20220168723
    Abstract: A method for forming a carbon-carbon bond, wherein a reaction is performed by filling a platinum group metal-supported catalyst into a filling container, and passing a raw material liquid through the platinum group metal-supported catalyst in a continuous circulation manner, and wherein the platinum group metal-supported catalyst is a platinum group metal-supported catalyst in which nanoparticles of a platinum group metal with an average particle diameter of 1 to 100 nm are supported on a non-particulate organic porous ion exchanger formed of a continuous framework phase and a continuous pore phase.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 22, 2020
    Publication date: June 2, 2022
    Applicant: ORGANO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinji NAKAMURA, Hitoshi TAKADA, Hironao SAJIKI, Yoshinari SAWAMA, Tsuyoshi YAMADA
  • Publication number: 20220159437
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes an acquisition unit that acquires first communication information for connecting with an apparatus via a first network and second communication information for connecting with the apparatus via a second network, a determination unit that determines whether communication between an information processing apparatus and the apparatus via the first network based on the first communication information is possible, a connection unit that connects the information processing apparatus with the apparatus via the second network based on the second communication information when the communication via the first network is impossible, and a request unit that transmits a processing request to the apparatus via the first network when the communication via the first network is possible, and transmits the processing request to the apparatus via the second network when the information processing apparatus is connected with the apparatus via the second network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 19, 2022
    Applicant: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Tsuyoshi YAMADA
  • Patent number: 11315081
    Abstract: A resource reservation system includes an information processing apparatus configured to manage reservation information of one or more resources, and an information processing terminal configured to acquire the reservation information from the information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus includes first circuitry configured to provide information necessary for transmitting the reservation information to the information processing terminal. The information processing terminal includes second circuitry configured to receive the information provided by the first circuitry. The information processing terminal can acquire the reservation information from the information processing apparatus by using the information received by the second circuitry.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2022
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Natsumi Fujimura, Tsuyoshi Yamada
  • Patent number: 11272341
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes an acquisition unit that acquires first communication information for connecting with an apparatus via a first network and second communication information for connecting with the apparatus via a second network, a determination unit that determines whether communication between an information processing apparatus and the apparatus via the first network based on the first communication information is possible, a connection unit that connects the information processing apparatus with the apparatus via the second network based on the second communication information when the communication via the first network is impossible, and a request unit that transmits a processing request to the apparatus via the first network when the communication via the first network is possible, and transmits the processing request to the apparatus via the second network when the information processing apparatus is connected with the apparatus via the second network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2022
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventor: Tsuyoshi Yamada
  • Publication number: 20220057989
    Abstract: Provided is a display control device including: a voice receiver configured to receive a voice utterance from a user; a communication unit configured to receive information for the voice utterance from a server via a network; and a controller configured to select an item corresponding to the voice utterance on the basis of the information that has been received, and configured to control an action in response to the item that has been selected, in which the item includes a first item in an inside of a display screen and a second item that becomes displayable by scrolling, and the controller selects either the first item or the second item on the basis of the information that has been received. The present technology is applicable to, for example, a television receiver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2019
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Applicant: Sony Group Corporation
    Inventors: Takuo Watanabe, Nobuhiro Ozu, Tsuyoshi Yamada, Shunichi Sugiura, Naoki Saito
  • Patent number: 11256559
    Abstract: A display system includes an information processing apparatus and an information processing terminal communicable with the information processing apparatus via a network. The information processing terminal is installed with an application that when executed by one or more first processors of the information processing terminal causes the one or more first processors to detect an error that has occurred at the information processing terminal, and notify the information processing apparatus of the detected error. The information processing apparatus includes one or more second processors configured to detect an error that has occurred at the information processing apparatus, and enable information relating to the error detected by the one or more second processors of the information processing apparatus and the error notified from the information processing terminal to be displayed on a first display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2022
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventor: Tsuyoshi Yamada
  • Publication number: 20210356355
    Abstract: An environmental testing laboratory includes a supply port allowing air-conditioned air at a predetermined temperature supplied through the supply port at a predetermined speed, a discharge port facing the supply port and allowing the air be discharged through the discharge port, a flow passage disposed between the supply port and the discharge port and allowing the air to pass through the flow passage part, an installation part disposed at a center of the flow passage and allowing a measurement target in the installation part, and a flow straightening member which is disposed between a sidewall surface of the flow passage part and the installation part and which is configured to straighten an airflow of the air-conditioned air. The sidewall surface of the flow passage part and the first flow straightening member are disposed in parallel with the airflow of the air-conditioned air from the supply port to the discharge port.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2019
    Publication date: November 18, 2021
    Applicant: HITACHI PLANT SERVICES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto TANAKA, Satoru SUGITANI, Tsuyoshi YAMADA
  • Patent number: 11173480
    Abstract: A catalyst includes a carrier, and a metal obtained by reducing a metal ion supported on the carrier 1) in a supercritical state or 2) in a polar organic solvent, wherein the carrier is an inorganic porous body having a hierarchical porous structure. By employing the catalyst, it is possible to exhibit better catalytic activity than a conventional catalyst. Heat generation and spontaneous ignition are prevented because no organic porous body is used.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2021
    Assignee: SNG INC.
    Inventors: Riichi Miyamoto, Hongzhi Bai, Hironao Sajiki, Tomohiro Ichikawa, Masahiro Mizuno, Aya Ogawa, Hayato Masuda, Tsuyoshi Yamada, Tomohiro Matsuo, Yutaka Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20210300847
    Abstract: Provided is a process in which a cyclobutanediol compound having a high cis:trans ratio can be stably obtained. The cyclobutanediol compound having a cis:trans ratio of 1.5:1 to 5000:1 is produced by using at least one compound selected from a group consisting of a cyclobutanedione compound, a cyclobutanketol compound, and a cyclobutanediol compound as a raw material, and performing a catalytic hydrogenation reaction and an isomerization reaction in the cyclobutanediol compound in a solid phase state in the presence of a metal catalyst without adding a solvent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: JNC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinichi Furusato, Toshiyuki KAWANABE, Kaori TSURUOKA, Hironao SAJIKI, Tsuyoshi YAMADA, Kwihwan PARK
  • Publication number: 20210277891
    Abstract: A nitriding layer (13) is formed on the front surface side of a base material of a cylinder block (7) including an opening side end surface (7B) and each cylinder hole (12). Then, a piston sliding surface (12A) of each cylinder hole (12) is formed as a compound layer-removed hole (17) by removing a compound layer (16) that is located on the front surface side of the nitriding layer (13) by using polishing means such as, for example, honing and so forth. Further, a compound layer-removed surface (18) is formed on a part (A) where a compound layer-removed hole (17) and a cylinder inlet side tapered surface (12B) of each cylinder hole (12) intersect by using the polishing means such as, for example, the honing and so forth. This compound layer-removed surface (18) is formed as a tapered-state inclined surface of an angle ?.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 3, 2017
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi YAMADA, Yoshitomo YABUUCHI, Naoyuki OKUNO
  • Publication number: 20210206632
    Abstract: A device includes: a storage section which stores a solution containing an organic compound; a catalyst holding section to hold a solid catalyst; and a microwave irradiation mechanism which irradiates the solution passing through the catalyst holding section with a microwave, wherein the solid catalyst is a molded catalyst containing a noble metal supported on a carrier that has an average particle diameter larger than 100 ?m. A hydrogen production method includes irradiating a solution containing an organic compound, the solution passing through a catalyst holding section holding a solid catalyst, with a microwave, the solid catalyst being a molded catalyst containing a noble metal supported on a carrier that has an average particle diameter larger than 100 ?m. Both device and method do not require a high-temperature heat source, enable easy collection, replacement, of the catalyst, and can be used for production of hydrogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 14, 2019
    Publication date: July 8, 2021
    Applicants: SAIDA FDS INC., N.E. CHEMCAT CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takeo YOSHIMURA, Noriyuki OHNEDA, Hironao SAJIKI, Yasunari MONGUCHI, Yoshinari SAWAMA, Tsuyoshi YAMADA, Tomohiro ICHIKAWA, Tomohiro MATSUO, Takumu TACHIKAWA, Akira KOMATSU
  • Publication number: 20200304979
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes an acquisition unit that acquires first communication information for connecting with an apparatus via a first network and second communication information for connecting with the apparatus via a second network, a determination unit that determines whether communication between an information processing apparatus and the apparatus via the first network based on the first communication information is possible, a connection unit that connects the information processing apparatus with the apparatus via the second network based on the second communication information when the communication via the first network is impossible, and a request unit that transmits a processing request to the apparatus via the first network when the communication via the first network is possible, and transmits the processing request to the apparatus via the second network when the information processing apparatus is connected with the apparatus via the second network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventor: Tsuyoshi YAMADA