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Shoichi Masui, Michiya Oura, Tsuzumi Ninomiya, Wataru Yokozeki, Kenji Mukaida: Programmable logic device with ferroelectric configuration memories. Fujitsu, Arent Fox PLLC, August 2, 2005: US06924663 (254 worldwide citation)

A programmable logic device with ferroelectric configuration memories storing multiple configuration data sets. The device has programmable logic blocks, interconnections, and I/O blocks to provide desired logic functions. Those building blocks can be dynamically reconfigured by changing the selecti ...


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Shoichi Masui: Semiconductor integrated circuit, radio frequency identification transponder, and non-contact IC card. Fujitsu, Arent Fox PLLC, October 26, 2004: US06809952 (142 worldwide citation)

A rectifier circuit converts an alternating current into a direct-current voltage and outputs it as a power supply voltage. A ferroelectric holding circuit has a volatile holding circuit and a plurality of ferroelectric capacitors. Data held in the ferroelectric holding circuit has a read margin gre ...


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Shoichi Masui, Mikihiko Oonari, Kunio Yamanaka, Masaoki Takaki: Interactive equipment for computer programming by linkage of labeled block representations of arithmetic/logical subprograms. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, June 19, 1984: US04455619 (106 worldwide citation)

A programming equipment is used for automatically constructing programs by selecting and interconnecting a plurality of previously prepared unit programs in accordance with instructions by an operator. A screen of a display unit is divided into a plurality of partial display areas. A memory has a pl ...


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Shoichi Masui, Shunichi Tano, Motohisa Funabashi, Koichi Haruna: Resource allocation method in a computer system. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, February 23, 1988: US04727487 (68 worldwide citation)

A method of resource allocating to respective unit processes is disclosed which comprises, in order to allow the resource allocation based on experimental know-how of operation without assistance of a system operator, the steps of storing information of each unit processor including its priority, an ...


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Tetsuya Maruoka, Shoichi Masui: Method and system for retrieving time-series information. Hitachi, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, May 2, 1995: US05412769 (50 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is provided for retrieving time-series information so as to permit a user to readily retrieve non-numeric data such as character sequence information. The system provides for a prediction system to take into consideration such non-numeric data in association with retrieval res ...


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Hiroshi Tsuji, Yoji Taniguchi, Hirohide Haga, Satoshi Wakayama, Michiko Oba, Toyozo Aoyama, Shoichi Masui: System for task tracking and controlling electronic mail. Hitachi, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, June 9, 1998: US05764898 (39 worldwide citation)

An office information system has a plurality of work stations connected via a network to mutually exchange electronic mail, each work station including a control information definition unit for defining control information representing what kind of processing can be performed on mails after receptio ...


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Hiroshi Yajima, Hideaki Shinohara, Shoichi Masui, Hiroshi Sugimoto: System and method for planning support. Hitachi, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, July 19, 1994: US05331545 (37 worldwide citation)

A planning support system and process in a workstation having an operator interface, planning process feature, a data file server, and memory feature therein, characterized in storing a planner model having data indicating a plurality of planning actions in the data file server and indicating flow a ...


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Shunichi Tano, Motohisa Funabashi, Shoichi Masui, Seiji Sakaguchi: Dynamic reconstruction method for discrimination network. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, August 2, 1988: US04761746 (26 worldwide citation)

A dynamic network reconstruction method in which the node processing information such as a node processing volume and a ratio at which a node is satisfied is collected for all nodes to maintain an efficient network even when the characteristic of an object described in a condition clause is changed ...


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Hiroshi Yoshiura, Takeshi Chusho, Shoichi Masui, Hideo Ohata: Inference method and system. Hitachi, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, September 25, 1990: US04959799 (19 worldwide citation)

In an inference machine having a knowledge set portion which stores therein a set of knowledge items such as rules, and an inference portion which interprets the rules for execution; priority level information items which set precedence degrees among the rules within the rule set are stored in a plu ...


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Rei Itsuki, Hiroshi Yajima, Shoichi Masui, Kikuo Yoshimura, Hiroko Tanabe: Method and apparatus for processing knowledge. Hitachi, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, May 18, 1993: US05212768 (14 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for processing a knowledge which divides a knowledge base into at least two knowledge portions, that is, rule groups so as to permit the rule groups to be processed independently of one another, and selects, as a portion to be processed, only a corresponding divided knowledge ...