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Kazuo Shiota, Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Shuichi Ohtsuka: Network photograph service system. Fuji Photo Film, November 27, 2001: US06324521 (167 worldwide citation)

Upon providing a network photograph service, a prompt service can be provided to a customer without losing the advantage thereof such as ease of understanding where to access and collective data management. A service center receiving an order of a printing service and a minilab or a special laborato ...


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Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Daigo Ezuka: Method for adjusting positions of radiation images. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, April 22, 1997: US05623560 (56 worldwide citation)

Reference regions are set in a radiation image, which serves as a reference among a plurality of radiation images, and template regions are set in the other radiation images. An orthogonal coordinate system is defined on each of the plurality of the radiation images. First template matching is carri ...


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Nobuyoshi Nakajima: Apparatus for enhancing image data using a monotonously decreasing function. Fuji Photo Film, Richard C Turner, Steven M Gruskin, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, September 26, 1995: US05454044 (51 worldwide citation)

With a method for compressing a dynamic range of an image, an original image signal Sorg representing an original image is processed, and a processed image signal Sproc representing an image having a narrower dynamic range than the original image is thereby generated. The method comprises the steps ...


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Wataru Ito, Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Kazuo Shimura: Method and apparatus for quantitatively analyzing bone calcium. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, June 16, 1992: US05122664 (51 worldwide citation)

At least two stimulable phosphor sheets are exposed to at least two kinds of radiation, which have different energy distributions, without an object intervening between the stimulable phosphor sheets and a source of the radiation. The stimulable phosphor sheets are then exposed to stimulating rays, ...


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Makoto Ohgoda, Nobuyoshi Nakajima: Energy subtraction processing method for radiation images, stimulable phosphor sheet, stimulable phosphor sheet composite member & stimulable phosphor sheet filter composite member used for the method. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, August 8, 1989: US04855598 (46 worldwide citation)

An an X-ray detecting means in an energy subtraction processing method, there is used a composite member comprising a plurality of stimulable phosphor sheets exhibiting different levels of characteristics of absorbing the low energy component of a radiation and overlaid one upon another, or a compos ...


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Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Hideya Takeo, Masahiko Yamada: Apparatus for computer aided diagnosis of medical images having abnormal patterns. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas PLLC, June 2, 1998: US05761334 (44 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for computer aided diagnosis of images comprises an entire area image memory for storing an entire area image signal representing a radiation image of an object, and a prospective abnormal pattern detecting device for detecting a prospective abnormal pattern in the radiation image in ac ...


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Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Kazuhiro Hishinuma: Alignment procedure for radiation images undergoing subtraction processing. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak and Seas, December 1, 1987: US04710875 (36 worldwide citation)

Markers for providing reference points or lines are recorded together with radiation images on stimulable phosphor sheets in a position fixed with respect to the radiation images. The stimulable phosphor sheets are scanned with stimulating rays, and the spatial coordinates of reference points or lin ...


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Yoshiko Shiimori, Yoshinori Ohta, Koichi Sakamoto, Norihisa Haneda, Nobuyoshi Nakajima: Image communication system and method. FUJIFILM Corporation, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, January 1, 2008: US07315386 (35 worldwide citation)

In a system in which an editing server and a plurality of client computers are capable of communicating with one another, an edited image can be generated by the plurality of client computers. When image data is transmitted from the image server to the client computer, the resolution of image data t ...


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Hideya Takeo, Nobuyoshi Nakajima: Method for adjusting positions of radiation images. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion PLLC, May 13, 2003: US06563942 (32 worldwide citation)

Template regions are set on a single radiation image, among a plurality of radiation images. Template matching is carried out, with which the template regions are matched with the radiation images other than the single radiation image. At least three corresponding points are thereby obtained in each ...


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Yuuma Adachi, Nobuyoshi Nakajima, Masamitsu Ishida: Method of adjusting radiation image read-out conditions. Fuji Photo Film, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, July 25, 1989: US04851678 (26 worldwide citation)

In a method of adjusting read-out conditions for a radiation image stored on a stimulable phosphor sheet by limiting the radiation exposure field, digital image signals at respective positions on the stimulable phosphor sheet are detected on the basis of image information obtained by preliminary rea ...