Writing

Technical Books/Articles

Our company has promoted writing (including participation in writings) of technical books and articles.

Twenty-Year Steps of the Compact Disc – Three Cultural Revolutions Brought About by the CD

wenty-Year Steps of the Compact Disc

This is a historic masterpiece published by CDs21 Solutions, a promotion group of the CD medium (located in the Head office of Sony Corporation) attempting evaluation of the CD medium from a new point of view by taking time of approximately three years, in commemoration of twenty-year release of the CD.
The CD has solemnly survived the music media market over twenty years since its start of release.
What is behind this power of the CD as media?
Evaluations of media are often made by a technical point of view, however, in this book, the evaluation is conducted in a new viewpoint based on the marketing and cultures of consumers. (Published in November 2005)

Monthly magazine “Patent” – July 2008

Monthly magazine
An article entitled “As to the ‘Patent Editor, ‘software to help write patent specifications” that our company contributed to the feature articles “Preparation method for qualified patent specifications” that appeared on the July 2008 publication of the monthly magazine “Patent” issued by the Japan Patent Attorneys Association.

Quarterly magazine “The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence” – Volume 22, No.3, May 2007

The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence
An article entitled “New Development for the Spread of Equivalent Conversion Creating Theories” (Coauthors: Akira Matsumoto, Hideaki Ogawa, Yasuaki Kajisha) was posted on the May 2007 publication of the quarterly magazine “Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence ” issued by the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence.

General Books

We have contributed to some books published by Shuwa System Co., Ltd.

  • For further details please contact Shuwa System Co., Ltd.- For further details please contact Shuwa System Co., Ltd.

Illustrated Manual – Easy to Understand Basics and Structures of the Latest Data Compression Technique

Illustrated Manual – Easy to Understand Basics and Structures of the Latest Data Compression Technique
Many technologists have long been working on how to compress a large amount of
data into a small size. This book gives clear explanations with a lot of graphic illustrations about various kinds of compression techniques such as LZH, ZIP, MP3, MPEG4, etc. used in the computer world. Especially as to video compression techniques, which are most-watched at this moment, we deal with quantization matrices and field orders, which have seldom been dealt with. This is an interesting and useful book, not only for professional technologists, but also nonprofessionals. (Published in June 2003)

Textbooks for Correspondence Education

Staff members of DNP HyperTech have been writing textbooks for corresponding courses provided by JTEX, a public-interest corporation for job training. DNP HyperTech supports these courses.

*Please contact a href=”http://www.jtex.ac.jp/”>JTEX for further details.

Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights – From Patent Search/Application to Patenet Strategy/Exercise of rights

Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights - From Patent Search/Application to Patenet Strategy/Exercise of rights

Earnest investigations on the intellectual property rights have started in recent years in the whole of our country, including industrial circles, universities, laboratories, and even in the administrative bodies. Revision and addition of the Patent Law have been carried-out along with technical changes, including acceptance of Mathematical liberation patent in 1993, Electronic money patent in 1995, and Medium patent of software in 1997, and in 1998 the era of the electronic patent application system has started utilizing the Internet technology.

Importance of the intellectual property rights has been gaining more attention in corporate management.
In this lecture, you will study from basic knowledge and patent strategies to exercise of patent rights. (Citation from the LTEC website)
(The course started in February 2009)

Learn in specific examples on Improvement of Capacity of Technical Development (Introduction to TRIZ and Equivalent Transformation Theory)

Learn in specific examples on Improvement of Capacity of Technical Development (Introduction to TRIZ and Equivalent Transformation Theory)

As to the global trend of the creativity development theory, there are Brainstorming born in USA, TRIZ born in Russia, and Equivalent Transformation (ET) theory born in Japan. In this lecture, using specific examples, you will study about the process of creative inspirations based mainly on TRIZ and ET theory.
(The course started in July 2006)

Basic Knowledge of Business Model Patents (attached with a CD-ROM to practice writing of patent specifications)

Basic Knowledge of Business Model Patents  Basic Knowledge of Business Model Patents

This book offers basic knowledge of patents, such as the importance and history of intellectual property as well as companies’ activities on patent issues. It also clearly explains about know-how and points that you have to be careful when writing patent specifications for business models.
In August 2003, the second edition was published, responding to the revised patent law.

*It has been revised to “Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights” in February 2009 as shown before.
(The course started in December 2001/Right: the second edition in August 2003)

Technology of Image Processing and Compression (MPEG-related technology)

Technology of Image Processing and Compression  Technology of Image Processing and Compression  Technology of Image Processing and Compression

This book clearly explains about basic technology and application fields of image processing and compression, as well as the basics of MP3 compression. Because many people had studied in this course, the third edition was published in July 2004 to provide description of MPEG2 and MPEG4, in succession to the second edition published in April 2002.
(The course started in January 2001/ Middle: The Second Edition in April 2002/ Right: The Third Edition in July 2004)

Technology of Optical Discs (from CDs, DVDs to Blu-ray Discs)

Technology of Optical Discs (from CDs, DVDs to Blu-ray Discs) Technology of Optical Discs (from CDs, DVDs to Blu-ray Discs) Technology of Optical Discs (from CDs, DVDs to Blu-ray Discs) Technology of Optical Discs (from CDs, DVDs to Blu-ray Discs)

This book clearly explains about the basics of recording and playing technology of optical discs, as well as from the history to their technical standards. In July 2003, the third edition was published in succession to the second edition, describing the next generation optical discs including Blu-ray discs in addition to DVDs.

*In December 2005 the fourth edition was issued (the photograph of the right-side end).

(The course started in July 1999/ Middle left: The Second Edition in July 2001/ Middle right: The Third Edition in July 2003/ Right-side end: The Fourth Edition in December 2005)