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Recent patent applications related to Olympus Corporation. Olympus Corporation is listed as an Agent/Assignee. Note: Olympus Corporation may have other listings under different names/spellings. We're not affiliated with Olympus Corporation, we're just tracking patents.

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12/25/14 / #20140378971

Treatment device

. . A treatment device includes a first grip member having an elongated shape, and a second grip member which is displaced with respect to the first grip member to grip the biological tissue between the first grip member and the second grip member. The second grip member includes a grip section that comes into contact with a biological tissue as a gripping target. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140378963

Treatment of uterine fibroids by arterial ablation

Methods and apparatus for ablating blood vessels in treatment of uterine fibroids. A monopolar electrode provided on a needle probe is positioned in an artery supplying blood to a uterine fibroid. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140378847

Measurement probe

A measurement probe is configured to be detachably connected to an optical measurement apparatus for optically measuring a living tissue and includes: an illuminating fiber configured to apply illumination light to the living tissue; a plurality of light receiving fibers configured to receive, at different positions, the backscattering light which is applied by the illuminating fiber and backreflected and/or backscattered from the living tissue; and a support section that is substantially cylindrical and configured to make a distance from each distal end of the illuminating fiber and the plurality of light receiving fibers to the living tissue constant, and permit the illumination light to pass through at least a part of a side surface thereof. An illumination area of the illumination light applied by the illuminating fiber on the living tissue is larger than the area of a distal end of the support section.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140378768

Method and system for supplying rinsing solution during endoscopic interventions

A method for supplying rinsing solution during endoscopic interventions. The method including: conveying a rinsing solution by means of a rinsing solution pump from a rinsing solution supply to an endoscopic instrument to be introduced into the body cavity of a patient; and detecting at least one material characteristic of the rinsing solution by means of a measuring apparatus.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140377401

Hot-runner molding apparatus and hot-runner nozzle

A hot-runner molding apparatus includes a hot-runner nozzle, a hot-runner molding die and a runner unit. The positions of outflow hole portions are arranged rotationally-symmetrical with respect to the positions of the runner groove portions in such a manner that the molten resin is equally distributed from a gate hole portion to the runner groove portions.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376817

Image processing device, information storage device, and image processing method

An image processing device includes an image sequence acquisition section that acquires an image sequence that includes a plurality of images, and a processing section that performs an image summarization process that deletes some of the plurality of images included in the acquired image sequence to acquire a summary image sequence, the processing section selecting a reference image and a determination target image from the plurality of images, calculating a coverage ratio of the determination target image by the reference image based on deformation information about the reference image and the determination target image, and determining whether or not the determination target image can be deleted based on the coverage ratio.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376792

Image processing device, information storage device, and image processing method

An image summarization device includes a first image summarization section that performs a first image summarization process based on a similarity between a plurality of images to acquire a first summary image sequence, a second image summarization section that performs a second image summarization process based on a target object/scene recognition process on each image among the plurality of images to acquire a second summary image sequence, and an integration processing section that performs an integration process on the first summary image sequence and the second summary image sequence, or performs an integration process on the first image summarization process and the second image summarization process to acquire an output summary image sequence.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376102

Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus using the same

A zoom lens includes a first lens unit having a positive refractive power, a second lens unit having a negative refractive power, third lens unit having a positive refractive power, a fourth lens unit having a negative refractive power, a fifth lens unit having a positive refractive power, and an aperture stop disposed between the second lens unit and the third lens unit. At the time of zooming, the aperture stop moves and the fifth lens unit is fixed. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376087

Image processing apparatus, microscope system, and image processing method

An image processing apparatus includes an image acquisition unit that acquires image information representing a fluorescence observation image of a specimen stained with hematoxylin-eosin, a spectrum generation unit that generates a plurality of spectra each representing a wavelength distribution of fluorescence intensity in a plurality of pixels in the fluorescence observation image, a pixel extraction unit that extracts at least two pixel groups with a feature of a particular spectrum from the plurality of pixels, and an image generation unit that generates an image based on the extracted pixel groups.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140376078

Scanning optical microscope

A scanning optical microscope includes a light source, a light converging optical system, a stage, a scanning unit which displaces an illumination light and the stage relatively, a detecting optical system, and a photodetector. A light modulation element and a relay optical system are disposed on the light converging optical system side of the light source, and a modulated signal having only amplitude changed is input to the light modulation element, and the light modulation element is positioned such that the illumination light emerged from the light modulation element with respect to the modulated signal of a predetermined amplitude coincides with an optical axis of the light converging optical system, and a position of a pupil of the light converging optical system and a position of the light modulation element are conjugate through at least the relay optical system.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375870

Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus using the same

A zoom lens includes in order from an object side to an image side, a first lens unit having a negative refractive power, a second lens unit having a positive refractive power, and a third lens unit having a negative refractive power. At the time of zooming, distances between the lens units change, and a distance between the first lens unit and the second lens unit at a telephoto end is shorter than a distance between the first lens unit and the second lens unit at a wide angle end, and an aperture stop is disposed on an image side of an image-side surface of the first lens unit, and on an object side of an image-side surface of the second lens unit, and the zoom lens satisfies the conditional expressions.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375830

Captured image display device, imaging system, captured image display method, and computer-readable device

A captured image display device includes: a wireless communication unit; an imaging unit; a display unit; an imaging instruction unit which issues an imaging instruction to a remote camera that wirelessly communicates with the wireless communication unit; an image processing unit which performs image processing to convert an image data captured by the imaging unit into an image displayed on the display unit, and when the wireless communication unit wirelessly receives an image data corresponding to an image which is captured by the remote camera based on the imaging instruction, performs image processing to convert the image data into the image displayed on the display unit; and a display control unit which causes an image corresponding to the image data to be displayed on the display unit until the image processing unit ends the image processing for the image data after the imaging instruction is issued.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375829

Moving member control apparatus and imaging apparatus incorporating the same

The invention disclosed herein provides a small-format image-shake correction apparatus and an imaging apparatus incorporating the same. The moving member control apparatus is comprising a base part 10, a moving part 30 that is movable relatively to the base part 10, a first driving part 71 that applies an driving force to the moving part 30, a second driving part 72 that applies an driving force to the moving part 30, a third driving part 73 that applies an driving force to the moving part 30 from a position different from the first 71 and the second driving part 72, a control part 2 that gains control of the driving forces of the first 71, the second 72 and the third driving part 73, and a correction part 3 that makes correction of a first output value ix1 produced from the control part 2 to the first driving part 71 and a second output value ix2 produced from the control part 2 to the second driving part 72, depending on a third output value iy produced from the control part 2 to the third driving part 73, as shown in fig. ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375781

Image processing apparatus for endoscope, endoscope system and image processing method for endoscope

An image processing apparatus for an endoscope, the image processing apparatus to which, any of a plurality of insertion units respectively having imaging devices with numbers of pixels different from one another being installed therein, is detachably connected and which processes an image signal captured by that imaging device and outputs the processed image signal as image data, the image processing apparatus including: an image signal processing unit that converts a pixel density of the image signal to a high density and generates a standard image signal of a predetermined amount of data.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/25/14 / #20140375768

Image recording apparatus

An image recording apparatus includes a first processing section that encodes an inputted medical image based on setting information and outputs a first encode result, a second processing section that encodes the inputted medical image based on the setting information and outputs a second encode result, a setting section that retains the setting information, and a control section that controls, based on the setting information corresponding to an operation signal generated based on an output signal of an electric knife, an operation signal obtained by an endoscope that generates a medical image, or an operation signal for designating a medical case scene, the first and second processing sections to output at least one of the first and second encode results and determines a recording destination of the first and second encode results based on the setting information corresponding to the operation signal.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140372390

Information device, server, recording medium with image file recorded thereon, image file generating method, image file management method, and computer readable recording medium

. . The information device includes an imaging unit that images a subject and generates image data of the subject, a meta information generating unit that generates meta information related to the image data generated by the imaging unit, a possibility information generating unit that generates, with respect to the meta information, possibility information setting whether or not change of original information is possible by an external device when the meta information is transmitted to the external device, and an image file generating unit that generates an image file associating the image data generated by the imaging unit, the meta information generated by the meta information generating unit, and the possibility information generated by the possibility information generating unit with one another.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371667

Gas delivery system and surgery system

A gas delivery system supplying a body cavity with a given gas includes a first guide pipe for supplying the given gas into the body cavity and a second guide pipe installed in the first guide pipe for supplying the given gas into the body cavity at a flow velocity that differs from that of the first guide pipe. A flow velocity of the given gas that is supplied from a first conduit which is formed by the first guide pipe and the second guide pipe is faster than a flow velocity of the given gas that is supplied from a second conduit which is formed in the second guide pipe.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371602

Optical measuring device and fiber bundle association method

An optical measuring device includes: a light source unit; a measurement probe including a fiber bundle, an illumination fiber that illuminates a living tissue with a illumination light, and a plurality of light-receiving fibers that receives return light of the illumination light reflected and/or scattered at the living tissue; a detection unit that receives the return light of the illumination light detected by the plurality of respective light-receiving fibers, and performs photoelectric conversion to detect respective signal intensities; and an association unit that associates the respective signal intensities detected by the detection unit with distances from the illumination fiber to the respective light-receiving fibers on an end face of a distal end portion of the measurement probe, when light having an intensity gradient around the illumination fiber is projected to the end face of the distal end portion of the measurement probe.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371534

Insertion device comprising operation input portion

An insertion device includes a ud knob having an outer peripheral side notched in a concave recess with such a curvature and a size as to come in close contact with a base part of a thumb, and an rl knob placed on the ud knob with the same center of rotation, and is configured such that the thumb extends beyond the ud knob, the base part of the thumb is put in contact with a deepest part of the recess of the ud knob, and the rl knob is operably present within a movable range of the thumb beyond the ud knob. The rl knob is configured to be driven by a motor, and thereby the rl knob is rotated by a fingertip to bend a bend portion.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371533

Endoscope device and endoscope system

The present invention is capable of setting a program corresponding to each programmable device for the programmable devices. This endoscope device and endoscope system are provided with: programmable devices performing processing in accordance with programs; and a rewrite control unit which transmits unique information which is specific to the programmable devices to an external storage device retaining the programs, receives the program corresponding to the unique information from the external storage device, and sets the received programs to the programmable devices.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371530

Electrical connection piece for a video endoscope, video endoscope, and method for producing an electrical connection in a video endoscope

The invention relates to an electrical connection piece for a video endoscope having a hermetically closed video unit in a shaft of the endoscope, a video endoscope, and a method for producing an electrical connection in a video endoscope. The electrical connection piece according to the invention includes an at least partially flexible printed circuit board having conductive tracks, wherein the printed circuit board has a base surface with openings for contact pins of a hermetic feedthrough, and a flexible first arm and a flexible second arm that branch off in different, in particular opposite, directions from the base surface, wherein the first arm and the second arm each have a flat end surface at the respective ends facing away from the base surface, wherein the conductive tracks extend between the openings on the base surface and electrical contacting surfaces in the end surfaces.. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140371527

Endoscope apparatus and method for operating endoscope apparatus

An endoscope apparatus includes a distance information acquisition section that detects the position of a treatment tool and the position of a specific part, and acquires distance information about a distance between the specific part and the treatment tool based on the detected position of the treatment tool and the detected position of the specific part, a degree-of-closeness acquisition section that acquires the degree of closeness between the specific part and the treatment tool based on the distance information, and a treatment tool control section that controls at least one of an incision-related setting and a bleeding arrest-related setting of the treatment tool based on the degree of closeness.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140369339

Allocation slot arrangement for wireless body area networks with sensor initiated grant extensions

Allocation slot arrangement is provided for wireless body area networks (bans). In particular, in some embodiments the allocation slots are arranged based on a set of rules and received input parameters. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140369268

Flexible reservation-based mac for wireless body area networks

A time division multiple access (tdma) media access control (mac) protocol is provided for wireless body area networks (bans). In particular, in some embodiments the described network devices utilize signaling to modify previously made reservations. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368833

Focusing device

A focusing device that includes a differential interference prism used in differential interference observation in a focusing detection optical system includes: a light source that emits light with which a measurement surface of an observation sample is irradiated; a photo detection unit that detects light from the measurement surface; a focusing detection unit that detects an error signal near a focusing point of the measurement surface on the basis of an output signal from the photo detection unit; and a condition changing unit that changes an acquisition condition of the error signal.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368719

Image pickup apparatus, method of controlling image pickup apparatus, image pickup apparatus system, and image pickup control program stored in storage medium of image pickup apparatus

An image pickup apparatus that can easily perform electric fine zoom adjustment, includes an image pickup section that can change an image pickup parameter, a display section that visibly displays an image signal outputted from the image pickup section, a rotational operation member that performs a change operation to the image pickup parameter, a parameter control section that controls the image pickup parameter, and a display control section that displays an effect of the change of the image pickup parameter in accordance with the rotational operation of the rotational operation member on the display section, while superimposing the effect on the image signal outputted from the image pickup section.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368716

Imaging apparatus

An imaging apparatus includes an imaging unit, a sample acquisition unit, a photographing state determination unit, a guide display generation unit and a display unit. The imaging unit acquires a subject image which is an image of a subject. ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140368616

Image pickup apparatus

An image pickup apparatus includes: an image pickup unit; a first connection unit that allows a stereoscopic shooting interchangeable lens and an ordinary shooting interchangeable lens to be selectively attached thereto so that an image of a subject can be formed on the image pickup unit; a second connection unit that allows a finder including two display units corresponding to a right eye and a left eye, the finder being capable of displaying a plurality of images, and a finder including a single display unit, the finder being capable of displaying a single image, to be selectively attached thereto; and a display control unit that controls display of an image picked up by the image pickup unit on the finder, based on at least one of information on the interchangeable lens connected to the first connection unit and information on the finder connected to the second connection unit.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140367853

Solid-state imaging device, imaging apparatus, substrate, semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the solid-state imaging device

A solid-state imaging device is a solid-state imaging device in which a first substrate formed on a first semiconductor wafer and a second substrate formed on a second semiconductor wafer are bonded via connect that electrically connects the substrates, wherein the first substrate includes photoelectric conversion units, the second substrate includes an output circuit that acquires a signal generated by the photoelectric conversion unit via the connector and outputs the signal, and dummy connectors that support the first and second bonded substrates are further arranged in a substrate region in which the connectors are not arranged in a substrate region of at least one of the first substrate and the second substrate.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140367159

Substrate structure

A substrate structure includes: a first substrate; a second substrate including a front face disposed so as to face a front face of the first substrate, a substrate spacing holding member provided between the front faces of the substrates facing each other, and holds a spacing between the two substrates at a predetermined value; a mounted component including a signal wire mounted on the second substrate, the signal wire, including an end portion electrically connected to the second substrate and extending from the substrate to an outside along the front face of the second substrate; a through hole provided in the first substrate, the through disposing a projecting part of the mounted component therein; and a shielding member being provided on a back face side of the first substrate and covering an entirety or at least a part of an opening of the through hole.. . ... Olympus Corporation

12/18/14 / #20140367156

Electronic component mounting structure

An electronic component mounting structure includes a three-dimensional substrate having a three-dimensional shape and including a hollow portion formed on at least one of side surfaces of the three-dimensional substrate, and an electronic component mounted on a bottom face of the hollow portion. The three-dimensional substrate includes an opening portion on a side surface different from a side surface on which the hollow portion is formed for allowing observation of a connection portion between the bottom face of the hollow portion and the electronic component from an outer periphery side of the three-dimensional substrate.. ... Olympus Corporation








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