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Michinori Ichikawa, Takanori Tanite, Tadashi Kawata: Solid-state image sensor. Brainvision, Stanley Electric, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, March 23, 2010: US07683954 (333 worldwide citation)

A solid-state image sensor of a charge sorting method used in a time-of-flight measurement method, in which noise derived from background light, which is caused by the reflection light from the subject derived from background light is eliminated, reflection light from the subject derived from a pred ...


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Michinori Ichikawa, Takanori Tanite, Tadashi Kawate: Pixel structure of solid-state image sensor. Brainvision, Stanley Electric, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, February 15, 2011: US07888716 (3 worldwide citation)

To eliminate uneven distribution of electrons caused by variation in threshold voltages of gates for distributing electrons and to have sensitivity in a long wavelength in a pixel structure of a solid-state image sensor of a charge sorting method, the structure has: a photodiode that generates elect ...


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Michinori Ichikawa, Takanori Tanite, Tadashi Kawata, Ryohoi Ikono: Pixel structure of a solid-state image sensor employing a charge sorting method. Brainvision, Stanley Electric, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, April 29, 2014: US08710561 (2 worldwide citation)

A pixel structure of a solid-state image sensor in which residual electrons in a photodiode is reduced and which has a first-stage gate that is arranged adjacent to the photodiode and controls read-out of electrons generated in the photodiode, a second-stage gate that is adjacent to the first-stage ...


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Michinori Ichikawa, Gen Matsumoto, Yoshiro Hanyu, Hiroshi Takahashi: Freezing method and apparatus. Agency of Industrial Science and Technology, Eiko Engineering, Flynn Thiel Boutell & Tanis, July 27, 1993: US05230219 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and apparatus for freezing a sample by solidifying a liquid contained in the sample and widen the distance within the sample where the same is amorphously solidified. For this purpose, the sample is cooled immediately after being irradiated with an electromagnetic w ...


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Tadashi Kawata, Michinori Ichikawa, Fumio Kubo, Yutaka Ishiyama, Ryouhei Ikeno: Solid state camera and sensor system and method. Stanley Electric, Kenealy Vaidya, July 10, 2012: US08218024 (1 worldwide citation)

The disclosed subject matter is directed to solid state cameras and sensor systems that include a pickup surface thereof with both a distance detecting area for measuring a distance from a moving object and a movement detecting area for detecting the object's movement. The device can also include an ...


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Takashi Tominaga, Michinori Ichikawa: Experimental apparatus for sliced specimen of biological tissue and specimen holder. Riken, Rosenthal & Osha L, September 10, 2002: US06448063 (1 worldwide citation)

An experimental apparatus for performing observations of and experimental operations on a sliced specimen of a biological tissue is disclosed. The apparatus provides a high freedom for experimental operations and maintains the physiological activity of the sliced specimen. The experimental apparatus ...


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Tadashi Kawata, Michinori Ichikawa, Fumio Kubo, Yutaka Ishiyama: Method and apparatus for position judgment. Stanley Electric, Kenealy Vaidya, February 21, 2012: US08120761

The disclosed subject matter relates to a method and apparatus for position judgment, which can include a plurality of light sources and a photo-detector. The plurality of light sources can be configured to emit a plurality of pulsed lights towards an object from different directions, and a photo-de ...


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Hitoshi Yamada, Michinori Ichikawa: Motion picture analyzing system. Riken, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, March 29, 2005: US06873395

An addition image generation module 10 sequentially timewise adds images (input images) of still pictures at individual discrete time points included in a motion picture to be analyzed, thereby generating two kinds of addition images (image A and image B), respectively including images of still pict ...


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Takashi Tominaga, Michinori Ichikawa: Experimental apparatus for sliced specimen of biological tissue and specimen holder. Jonathan P Osha, Rosenthal & Osha, August 16, 2001: US20010014472-A1

The present invention provides an experimental apparatus and specimen holder that can be used for the experiment in which the sliced specimen of the biological tissue can be transferred without dealing a physical damage to the specimen while maintaining its physiological activities. The sliced speci ...


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Hitoshi Yamada, Michinori Ichikawa: Motion picture analyzing system. Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, May 20, 2004: US20040095557-A1

An addition image generation module 10 sequentially timewise adds images (input images) of still pictures at individual discrete time points included in a motion picture to be analyzed, thereby generating two kinds of addition images (image A and image B), respectively including images of still pict ...