Kenji Kawagoe, Satoru Ishihara, Hideo Ito, Masatsugu Yokote, Kazunobu Kawabata: Method and system for controlling automotive suspension system, particularly for controlling suspension characteristics in accordance with road surface conditions. Nissan Motor Company, Foley & Lardner Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, May 2, 1989: US04827416 (135 worldwide citation)

A suspension control system employs a road sensor monitoring road roughness or smoothness and producing a road condition indicative signal. The control system also employs other sensor or sensors for monitoring at least one preselected suspension control parameter, such as vehicle speed, steering an ...

Hirokazu Yamada, Kanako Hamano, Hideo Ito: Management system for managing maintenance information of image forming apparatus. Minolta Camera Kabushiki Kaisha, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, June 29, 1993: US05224157 (106 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a management system comprising an information management apparatus for managing maintenance information of image forming apparatuses, and a transmitter connected to the image forming apparatuses. In the management system, the transmitter transmits the maintenance information to th ...

Hideo Ito: Endoscope guide tube. Olympus Optical, Ladas & Parry, February 28, 1989: US04807593 (77 worldwide citation)

The endoscope guide tube comprises a flexible hollow cylinder to be inserted into a body cavity so as to guide the distal end portion of the flexible tube of an endoscope into the body cavity, an opening formed in the peripheral wall of the hollow cylinder, and an instrument-guiding passage provided ...

Yasuhito Kura, Takayuki Yokota, Koji Nakamoto, Masaaki Nakazawa, Hisao Yabe, Hideo Ito: Device for bending the insertion section of an endoscope. Olympus Optical, Frishauf Holtz Goodman Langer & Chick, April 16, 1996: US05507717 (73 worldwide citation)

A device to be incorporated in the housing of the operation section of an endoscope, for operating a bending mechanism incorporated in the insertion section of the endoscope, comprises an operation shaft and a holder. The operation shaft has a distal end connected to the bending mechanism and a prox ...

Koji Takamura, Takahiro Kishi, Hisao Yabe, Koji Yamaya, Masaaki Nakazawa, Hideo Ito, Hiroshi Ishii: Electronic endoscope with grounded spirally-wound lead wires. Olympus Optical, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, March 2, 1999: US05876326 (72 worldwide citation)

An electronic endoscope apparatus provided with an electronic endoscope having arranged thereon a solid-state image pickup element at an insertion portion, and external devices such as a light source device for supplying an illumination light to the electronic endoscope, a video processor for proces ...

Hisao Yabe, Yoshihiro Iida, Akira Suzuki, Hideo Ito, Yoshio Tashiro, Minoru Yamazaki, Osamu Tamada, Tsutomu Ishiguro: Covered endoscope system. Olympus Optical, Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, July 16, 1996: US05536236 (67 worldwide citation)

A covered endoscope system according to the present invention comprises a cover and a coverable endoscope to be inserted into the cover for use. Herein, an optical filter is mounted in the distal part of a cover abutting on the front of an observation optical system of the coverable endoscope.

Satoshi Yamauchi, Phyllis Anwyl, Masayuki Kameda, Takashi Katooka, Masumi Narita, Hideo Ito, Yoshihisa Ohguro, Taisen Hayashi, Hiroko Yamagata, Sakiko Honma, Ayako Oono: Language conversion system and text creating system using such. Ricoh Company, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, December 1, 1998: US05845143 (64 worldwide citation)

A language conversion system converts an original sentence in a source-language into a translated sentence in a target-language. The language conversion system includes a original analysis unit for analyzing the original sentence so as to obtain an intermediate structure of the original, an idea cen ...

Hisao Yabe, Yoshihiro Iida, Akira Suzuki, Hideo Ito, Yoshio Tashiro, Minoru Yamazaki, Osamu Tamada: Endoscope system including endoscope and protection cover. Olympus Optical, Watson Cole Stevens Davis P L L C, September 3, 1996: US05551945 (60 worldwide citation)

In an endoscope system including an endoscope having an insertion section to be inserted into a cavity under inspection, a bending portion which is provided in said insertion section near a distal end thereof and is bendable in at least two different directions and an operation section to which a pr ...

Hideo Ito, Namio Irie: Method and a system for steering a wheeled vehicle. Nissan Motor Company, Lane Aitken & Kananen, April 10, 1984: US04441572 (59 worldwide citation)

A method and system for steering a wheeled vehicle having a pair of rear steering road wheels, a pair of front steering road wheels, and a steering wheel for controlling a steering force applied to the pair of front steering wheels, wherein the pair of rear steering wheels is steered through an angl ...