Patents by Inventor Yoshitaka Ueda

Yoshitaka Ueda 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: 20200234494
    Abstract: A plurality of points that are present in a target membrane in a medical image are acquired, an initial shape of a polyhedron including the points is then created, normals at the points are then acquired, and a membrane structure is estimated by creating an isosurface using a radial basis function based on the coordinates of and the normals at the points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2016
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY
    Inventors: Munemura SUZUKI, Yoshitaka MASUTANI, Kazushi AHARA, Takuya UEDA
  • Publication number: 20200118169
    Abstract: It is an object of the present disclosure to provide more appropriate advertisement information for each of a plurality of users sharing a specific space. The advertisement delivery system provides advertisement information to each user existing in a specific space shared by a plurality of users having a specific purpose. In this advertisement delivery system, an information processing device generates advertisement information for each user based on an attribute of a specific space associated with a specific purpose and an attribute of each user associated with the specific purpose. The advertisement distribution device arranged in a specific space receives advertisement information for each user from the information processing device and transmits the received advertisement information to the user terminal associated with the user to be provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 15, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200111127
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus extracts at least one store from a plurality of stores in accordance with an order in which degrees of safety for a target vehicle are ordered as starting from higher degrees of safety, by using information which indicates the degree of safety relevant to situations to be provided if a user visits the store and the user leaves the store by using the vehicle with respect to each of the plurality of stores belonging to a predetermined category; and provides, to the user who gets on the target vehicle, information which prompts the user to visit the at least one store.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2019
    Publication date: April 9, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10613240
    Abstract: Power consumption of a seismic sensor is suppressed. The seismic sensor is operated in a power-saving mode and a measuring mode in which the power consumption is larger than that of the power-saving mode. The seismic sensor includes: a measuring part configured to measure an acceleration; an index calculator configured to transition from the power-saving mode to the measuring mode to calculate an index value indicating a size of an earthquake when the acceleration measured with the measuring part exceeds a first threshold; and a threshold adjuster configured to change the first threshold so as to increase the first threshold relative to a predetermined reference value when a tendency of the acceleration measured with the measuring part satisfies a predetermined condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: OMRON Corporation
    Inventors: Naotsugu Ueda, Hiroyuki Mino, Yoshitaka Tsurukame
  • Publication number: 20200096353
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a technique capable of assisting a user in purchasing goods desired to be purchased. In the information processing device, a travel route on which the user is able to purchase as many goods as possible included in the shopping list information by dropping in at each of the sales stores located on the travel route of the vehicle while the vehicle is moving toward the destination, is generated as a guidance route. Then, the store information regarding each sales store located on the guidance route is provided to the user together with the guidance route.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200096357
    Abstract: An information processing device is provided with a controller which executes: obtaining predetermined service information including an advertisement; obtaining predetermined user information on biological information of a user in a vehicle in which the user rides; estimating a health condition of the user based on the user information; extracting distribution information which is information, among the service information, is judged to match the user based on the user's health condition, and which is information about a medical facility according to the health condition or/and information about a predetermined store which sells goods according to the health condition; and selecting, based on position information of the vehicle, information to be actually distributed to the user from among the distribution information thus extracted, and providing the information thus selected to the user, by transmitting the selected distribution information to an on-board device of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200090223
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an information processing device capable of promoting to guide a user riding in a vehicle to a predetermined maintenance shop according to a state of the vehicle. The information processing device is provided with a controller which executes: obtaining predetermined service information including an advertisement; obtaining predetermined user information on a maintenance state of a vehicle in which the user rides; extracting, based on the user information, distribution information which is the service information about the predetermined maintenance shop, and which matches the user among the service information; and transmitting the distribution information to an on-board device of the vehicle based on position information of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200090190
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus according to the present disclosure comprises a controller including at least one processor. The controller is configured to: acquire a level of crowdedness of an intended store, the intended store being a store as a destination of a vehicle in which a user is riding; if the level of crowdedness of the intended store is greater than a given threshold, extract a store with a lower level of crowdedness than the intended store as a given recommended store from among other stores belonging to a same business group as the intended store; generate a suggestion advertisement, the suggestion advertisement being an advertisement for suggesting changing the destination of the vehicle from the intended store to the given recommended store; and present the suggestion advertisement to the user riding in the vehicle via a mobile terminal, the mobile terminal being a terminal that moves with the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masahiro MISAKI, Orie MITSUHASHI, Masahiro UEDA, Yoshitaka ATSUMI, Naoto SASAGAWA, Naoki YAMAMURO, Chiho OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10525445
    Abstract: A water absorbent resin (water absorbing agent) and method for producing it are provided which improve, in a water absorbent article (in particular, a diaper) including a water absorbent resin as a water absorbing agent, the absolute absorption amount (g), liquid absorbing times (in particular, liquid absorbing times at the second instance and later), re-wet (g), and diffusion distance (%) of the water absorbent article. A particulate water absorbing agent of the present invention has a CRC, a proportion of particles with sizes of 600 ?m to 150 ?m as defined through a standard-sieve classification, an SST, and the value of the difference between an FST and the SST each within a predetermined range.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: NIPPON SHOKUBAI CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Manabu Ueda, Takahiro Kitano, Yoshitaka Ikeuchi, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Katsuyuki Wada
  • Patent number: 10454200
    Abstract: A connector includes a housing that has a terminal accommodating chambers into which terminals are inserted and a housing flexible piece for locking and preventing the terminals from coming off, a rear holder that includes terminal insertion openings and is mounted on the housing at a temporary locking position and a final locking position, the retainer part is disposed at a position just before the retainer is engaged with the housing flexible piece when the rear holder is at the temporary locking position, and the retainer part is disposed at a position where the retainer part restrains the locking release of the housing flexible piece when the rear holder is at the final locking position, and a rail part that is formed in the housing and restrains a movement of the retainer in an inclination direction of a mounting direction by slide contact to the retainer part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Daisuke Uenosono, Takashi Tsukamoto, Yoshitaka Tsushima, Shoya Ueda
  • Publication number: 20190285489
    Abstract: a pressure sensor 1 according to the first aspect of the invention includes: a substrate 50; and a functional element 40 which is laid on the substrate 50 and is composed of functional titanium oxide including crystal grains of at least one of ?-phase trititanium pentoxide (?-Ti3O5) and ?-phase trititanium pentoxide (?-Ti3O5) and having the property that at least a portion of crystal grains of at least one of ?-phase trititanium pentoxide (?-Ti3O5) and ?-phase trititanium pentoxide (?-Ti3O5) change into crystal grains of titanium dioxide (TiO2) when the functional titanium oxide is heated to 350° C. or higher. The substrate 50 includes a substrate thin-film section 51 having a thin film form in which the thickness in the stacking direction of the substrate 50 and the functional element 40 is smaller than that in the other directions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshitaka NAKAMURA, Tsutomu FURUTA, Hiroyoshi YODEN, Mitsuo YAGUCHI, Takeshi UEDA
  • Patent number: 10377144
    Abstract: In an ink supply system, an ink tank is connected with an inlet flow channel that is connected with a connection flow channel that is connected with an upstream flow channel, and the upstream flow channel is connected with an ink head. The ink head and the connection flow channel are connected with each other by a downstream flow channel. An upstream pump and an upstream damper are provided in the upstream flow channel, and a downstream pump and a downstream damper are provided in the downstream flow channel. A controller controls the upstream pump and the downstream pump.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: ROLAND DG CORPORATION
    Inventors: Naoki Ueda, Yoshitaka Hatano, Kenji Seki
  • Patent number: 10365133
    Abstract: A sensor system has a plurality of sensors and is capable of measuring a plurality of physical quantities. The sensor system includes an operation setting section configured to set operations of the plurality of sensors and an event determining section configured to determine that a prescribed event has occurred when output values of at least a part of the sensors among the plurality of sensors satisfy event conditions corresponding to an occurrence of the prescribed event. When the event determining section determines that the prescribed event has occurred, the operation setting section is configured to change an operational state of a sensor which, among the plurality of sensors, is required to determine an occurrence of an associated event, which is an event that may occur in association with the occurrence of the prescribed event.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Omron Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Mino, Naotsugu Ueda, Yoshitaka Tsurukame
  • Patent number: 10300776
    Abstract: A weather strip includes an installation base member and a seal member. The installation base member is configured to operably couple to a peripheral edge of a panel. The seal member is integrally molded with the installation base member and configured to make elastic contact with a peripheral edge of an opening in a body of an automobile when the panel is in a closed position. The seal member includes sponge material which has a specific gravity that falls within a range of 0.35 to 0.65 and a loss elastic modulus of not more than 0.25 MPa. More preferably, the sponge material has a loss elastic modulus of not more than 0.20 MPa.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: NISHIKAWA RUBBER CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Nishimoto, Takeshi Ueda, Hiroyuki Kawakami
  • Patent number: 9219362
    Abstract: A power supply circuit generates the internal power supply voltage intVCC from a first power supply capable of supplying a first power supply voltage V1 and a second power supply capable of supplying a second power supply voltage V2, which is lower than the first power supply voltage V1. A first transistor TR1 is provided between the first power supply and an output node, whereas a second transistor TR2 is provided between the second power supply and the output node. A first supply unit supplies the inverted value of an output voltage of the first power supply or the inverted value of a voltage corresponding to the output voltage of the first power supply, to the gate input of the first transistor TR1. A second supply unit supplies the output voltage of the first power supply or the voltage corresponding to the output voltage of the first power supply, to the gate input of the second transistor TR2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2015
    Assignee: SEMICONDUCTOR COMPONENTS INDUSTRIES, LLC
    Inventors: Shigeto Kobayashi, Kouichi Yamada, Yoshitaka Ueda, Atsushi Wada
  • Patent number: 8513716
    Abstract: A MOS transistor includes a gate electrode formed in a grid pattern, source regions and drain regions each surrounded by the gate electrode, and a source metal wiring connected to the source regions via source contacts and a drain metal wiring connected to the drain regions via drain contacts. The source metal wiring and the drain metal wiring are disposed along one direction of the grid of the gate electrode. Each of the source regions and the drain regions is a rectangular form having its long side along the length direction of each metal wiring. The source metal wiring and the drain metal wiring are each formed in a zigzag manner in the length direction and are respectively connected to the source contacts and the drain contacts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2013
    Assignee: Semiconductor Components Industries, LLC
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Ueda, Kouichi Yamada, Atsushi Wada, Shigeto Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20110186935
    Abstract: A MOS transistor includes a gate electrode formed in a grid pattern, source regions and drain regions each surrounded by the gate electrode, and a source metal wiring connected to the source regions via source contacts and a drain metal wiring connected to the drain regions via drain contacts. The source metal wiring and the drain metal wiring are disposed along one direction of the grid of the gate electrode. Each of the source regions and the drain regions is a rectangular form having its long side along the length direction of each metal wiring. The source metal wiring and the drain metal wiring are each formed in a zigzag manner in the length direction and are respectively connected to the source contacts and the drain contacts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2011
    Publication date: August 4, 2011
    Inventors: Yoshitaka UEDA, Kouichi Yamada, Atsushi Wada, Shigeto Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20110175449
    Abstract: A power supply circuit generates the internal power supply voltage intVCC from a first power supply capable of supplying a first power supply voltage V1 and a second power supply capable of supplying a second power supply voltage V2, which is lower than the first power supply voltage V1. A first transistor TR1 is provided between the first power supply and an output node, whereas a second transistor TR2 is provided between the second power supply and the output node. A first supply unit supplies the inverted value of an output voltage of the first power supply or the inverted value of a voltage corresponding to the output voltage of the first power supply, to the gate input of the first transistor TR1. A second supply unit supplies the output voltage of the first power supply or the voltage corresponding to the output voltage of the first power supply, to the gate input of the second transistor TR2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2011
    Publication date: July 21, 2011
    Inventors: Shigeto KOBAYASHI, Kouichi Yamada, Yoshitaka Ueda, Atsushi Wada
  • Patent number: 7746138
    Abstract: A plurality of flip-flop circuits, having different circuit configurations, which perform an identical digital signal processing are mixed on a single semiconductor substrate. A first flip-flop circuit among the plurality of flip-flop circuits receives a clock signal supplied from outside the flip-flop circuits, through at least two stage inverters, and operates with clock signals outputted from the inverters. A second flip-flop circuit receives the clock signal supplied from outside the flip-flop circuits through at least one inverter having a less number of stages than the number of stages of the inverter contained in the first flip-flop circuit, and operates with at least one of the clock signal and a clock signal outputted from the inverter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 29, 2010
    Assignee: Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoru Sekine, Yoshitaka Ueda, Takashi Asano, Shinji Furuichi, Atsushi Wada
  • Publication number: 20100144677
    Abstract: A convenient screening tool and a convenient screening method for obtaining an agent for treating diabetes, a pharmaceutical composition for treating diabetes, and a process for manufacturing the pharmaceutical composition are disclosed. The screening tool is a G protein-coupled receptor, a variation functionally equivalent thereto, or a homologous polypeptide thereof which promotes insulin secretion under a high glucose concentration by activation, or cells transformed with an expression vector comprising a polynucleotide encoding the above polypeptide and expressing the polypeptide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2009
    Publication date: June 10, 2010
    Applicant: ASTELLAS PHARMA, INC.
    Inventors: Takahide Ohishi, Jun Takasaki, Mitsuyuki Matsumoto, Tetsu Saito, Masazumi Kamohara, Takatoshi Soga, Shigeru Yoshida, Yoshitaka Ueda