Patents by Inventor Akinori Hoshino

Akinori Hoshino has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10546799
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes a main body chassis equipped with a keyboard device, a CPU, a heat diffusion component and a heat transport component. The CPU is disposed on a rear end side beyond the keyboard device. The heat diffusion component is disposed at a position located under the keyboard device in a mutually superposed state. The heat transport component is connected between the CPU and the heat diffusion component to provide heat transfer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: LENOVO (SINGAPORE) PTE LTD
    Inventors: Akinori Uchino, Kazuo Fujii, Takuroh Kamimura, Kenji Watamura, Hiroshi Yamazaki, Takanori Hoshino
  • Publication number: 20190150436
    Abstract: This disclosure provides an agent for improving plant growth, the agent significantly improving resistances to a wide variety of stress possibly subjected to a plant, such as resistances to chemical stress and ultraviolet ray stress as well as resistances to temperature stress and dry stress, the agent having a high safety. This agent for improving plant growth alleviates an environmental stress on a plant, promotes plant growth, or a plant quality. This agent for improving plant growth contains, as its main ingredient, zerumbone, an analog of zerumbone, or a salt of zerumbone or the analog. Furthermore, in this agent for improving plant growth, the analog of zerumbone is ?-humulene or ?-caryophyllene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2019
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroyuki KISHIMOTO, Shigetoyo MATSUMURA, Takaya NISHINOKAWA, Mari KADO, Akinori HOSHINO
  • Publication number: 20180145569
    Abstract: A manufacturing method of a rotary electric machine is disclosed. The rotary electric machine includes a stator provided with a stator iron core, which is cylindrical and in which slots are formed in a circumferential direction on an inner circumferential surface, and coils of phases that are each inserted into the slots, and a movable element provided with a movable element iron core supported in a rotatable manner relative to the stator and at least a pair of movable element magnetic poles provided in the movable element iron core. The method includes: a split flux coil formation step; a coil setting step; a stator iron core setting step; and a split flux coil collective insertion step.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2017
    Publication date: May 24, 2018
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toshiya SUGIYAMA, Yusaku KAWANISHI, Akinori HOSHINO, Hiroaki YABUI, Koji SATO
  • Publication number: 20180014536
    Abstract: This disclosure provides an agent for improving plant growth, the agent significantly improving resistances to a wide variety of stress possibly subjected to a plant, such as resistances to chemical stress and ultraviolet ray stress as well as resistances to temperature stress and dry stress, the agent having a high safety. This agent for improving plant growth alleviates an environmental stress on a plant, promotes plant growth, or a plant quality. This agent for improving plant growth contains, as its main ingredient, zerumbone, an analog of zerumbone, or a salt of zerumbone or the analog. Furthermore, in this agent for improving plant growth, the analog of zerumbone is ?-humulene or ?-caryophyllene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Publication date: January 18, 2018
    Inventors: Hiroyuki KISHIMOTO, Shigetoyo MATSUMURA, Takaya NISHINOKAWA, Mari KADO, Akinori HOSHINO
  • Publication number: 20170137312
    Abstract: A stirrer for glass melting which can be used over a prolonged life expectancy, while maintaining a high strength, even in an environment exposed to a high temperature and an oxygen-containing gas atmosphere for a long period of time, and can prevent the air bubbles from being mixed into the glass melt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2015
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Applicant: FURUYA METAL CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Akinori HOSHINO
  • Patent number: 8336357
    Abstract: A roller dice device includes a pair of rolling rollers respectively including circumferential rolling grooves formed at outer circumferential surfaces thereof, a supporting portion rotatably supporting the pair of rolling rollers respectively around roller axes extending in parallel with each other, a spaced portion configured by a rolling portion, through which a rolling material moves, and formed by the circumferential rolling grooves facing each other, and a restricting portion formed at the outer circumferential surfaces of the pair of the rolling rollers and restricting displacement of the pair of rolling rollers relative to each other in the axial direction of the roller axes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2012
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Tetsuya Morita, Hiroaki Yabui, Tomoko Hiramatsu, Hideyuki Aikyo, Nobuhisa Nakajima, Shigeharu Yamamoto, Yousuke Iguchi
  • Patent number: 8234775
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing a laminated rotor core includes a punching process for punching a strip-shaped material to make a core piece, a placing process, which is performed simultaneously with the punching process of the core piece, for placing the core piece in a die so that the core piece is placed on another core piece previously punched and placed in the die and a joining process for joining the core pieces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2012
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Haruji Suzuki, Shusaku Kamio
  • Patent number: 8087154
    Abstract: A motor includes a core having a plurality of laminations, which are stacked together and an end-plate provided at an end surface of the core and supporting the core, wherein the end-plate is formed by pressing a hollow material in one direction thereof in order to plastically deform the hollow material in a plate-shape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2007
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2012
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Haruji Suzuki, Shusaku Kamio
  • Patent number: 8058766
    Abstract: A rotational motor includes a stator formed by a core member including: a magnetic core portion extending in a radial direction of the rotational motor and formed into a fixed shape in every cross section thereof extending orthogonally relative to the radial direction, a coil wound around the magnetic core portion to form a plurality of layers and an engagement member engaging with the coil. A gap is generated between windings of the coil at a predetermined position when an uppermost layer winding portion of the coil is wound in series with a second layer winding portion from an outer side to an inner side of the uppermost layer winding portion in the radial direction. The coil is wound to fill the gap when a winding position of the coil is returned from an innermost side to the outer side of the uppermost layer winding portion in the radial direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Tetsuya Morita, Hiroaki Yabui
  • Patent number: 8047040
    Abstract: A wire winding apparatus for winding a wire on a bobbin includes a forming device forming the wire having a rounded cross section to have a polygonal cross section and a winding device winding the wire formed by the forming device on the bobbin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2011
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Nobutaka Kanoh, Hisashi Kato, Tetsuya Morita, Akinori Hoshino
  • Patent number: 7928627
    Abstract: A laminated core (10) and a method for manufacturing the same formed with multiple continuous segment core pieces (13) wound in a spiral form by bending connecting portions (12) mutually connecting the segment core pieces (13), the connecting portions (12) being formed in an outer peripheral area (11), while the connecting portions (12) of vertically adjacent layers being displaced in a circumferential direction with inner edges or outer edges of the segment core pieces (13) fitted, the laminated core comprising: a concave cutout (21) provided in a radial exterior of each connecting portion (12) to dispose a radially expanded portion (20) within an outer circle of the laminated core (10), the radially expanded portion (20) being formed with each connecting portion (12) expanding radially outward at the time of bending each connecting portion (12); an interior cutout (22) provided in a radial interior of each connecting portion (12) to define a bending position of each connecting portion (12); and a receptacle
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2011
    Assignee: Mitsui High-Tec, Inc.
    Inventors: Akira Nagai, Iwao Myojin, Akinori Hoshino, Masafumi Sakuma, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Haruji Suzuki
  • Patent number: 7827879
    Abstract: A webbed spiral bevel gear formed by cold forging includes: gear teeth formed at a peripheral surface of the gear basis to be integral therewith. Each gear tooth includes a tooth top land and a tooth bottom land both in a slanting and curved manner relative to a center axis of the gear basis. The webbed spiral bevel gear includes a web portion formed at radially outer end portions of the gear teeth to be integral therewith and closing the tooth bottom lands at the radially outer end portions of the gear teeth. The web portion is continuous with the radially outer end portions of the tooth top lands. A profile of the radially outer end portion of the tooth top land of each gear tooth has two edges extending at a slant from each other and expanding in a direction of the web portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2010
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Haruji Suzuki, Shusaku Kamio
  • Publication number: 20100270888
    Abstract: A laminated core (10) and a method for manufacturing the same formed with multiple continuous segment core pieces (13) wound in a spiral form by bending connecting portions (12) mutually connecting the segment core pieces (13), the connecting portions (12) being formed in an outer peripheral area (11), while the connecting portions (12) of vertically adjacent layers being displaced in a circumferential direction with inner edges or outer edges of the segment core pieces (13) fitted, the laminated core comprising: a concave cutout (21) provided in a radial exterior of each connecting portion (12) to dispose a radially expanded portion (20) within an outer circle of the laminated core (10), the radially expanded portion (20) being formed with each connecting portion (12) expanding radially outward at the time of bending each connecting portion (12); an interior cutout (22) provided in a radial interior of each connecting portion (12) to define a bending position of each connecting portion (12); and a receptacle
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2010
    Publication date: October 28, 2010
    Applicant: MITSUI HIGH-TEC, INC.
    Inventors: Akira Nagai, Iwao Myojin, Akinori Hoshino, Masafumi Sakuma, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Haruji Suzuki
  • Patent number: 7777387
    Abstract: A laminated core (10) and a method for manufacturing the same formed with multiple continuous segment core pieces (13) wound in a spiral form by bending connecting portions (12) mutually connecting the segment core pieces (13), the connecting portions (12) being formed in an outer peripheral area (11), while the connecting portions (12) of vertically adjacent layers being displaced in a circumferential direction with inner edges or outer edges of the segment core pieces (13) fitted, the laminated core comprising: a concave cutout (21) provided in a radial exterior of each connecting portion (12) to dispose a radially expanded portion (20) within an outer circle of the laminated core (10), the radially expanded portion (20) being formed with each connecting portion (12) expanding radially outward at the time of bending each connecting portion (12); an interior cutout (22) provided in a radial interior of each connecting portion (12) to define a bending position of each connecting portion (12); and a receptacle
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2010
    Assignee: Mitsui High-Tec, Inc.
    Inventors: Akira Nagai, Iwao Myojin, Akinori Hoshino, Masafumi Sakuma, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Haruji Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20100097170
    Abstract: A linear motor coil includes a first coil portion, a second coil portion, the first coil portion and the second coil portion being arranged across a partition wall, a first connecting portion provided between the first coil portion and the second coil portion and by means of which the conductive wire crosses to the first coil portion from the second coil portion while a winding direction of the conductive wire is reversed, and a second connecting portion by means of which the conductive wire crosses to the second coil portion from the first coil portion while the winding direction of the conductive wire is reversed. The conductive wire is formed by a single wire and of which a winding start point and a winding end point are provided at an end portion of the first coil portion at a side opposite from a side where the partition wall is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2009
    Publication date: April 22, 2010
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Nobuhisa Nakajima, Hideyuki Aikyo, Satoshi Komatsu, Shigeharu Yamamoto, Yousuke Iguchi, Akinori Hoshino, Tetsuya Morita, Hiroaki Yabui, Tomoko Hiramatsu
  • Publication number: 20100084501
    Abstract: A roller dice device includes a pair of rolling rollers respectively including circumferential rolling grooves formed at outer circumferential surfaces thereof, a supporting portion rotatably supporting the pair of rolling rollers respectively around roller axes extending in parallel with each other, a spaced portion configured by a rolling portion, through which a rolling material moves, and formed by the circumferential rolling grooves facing each other, and a restricting portion formed at the outer circumferential surfaces of the pair of the rolling rollers and restricting displacement of the pair of rolling rollers relative to each other in the axial direction of the roller axes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2009
    Publication date: April 8, 2010
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akinori HOSHINO, Tetsuya Morita, Hiroaki Yabui, Tomoko Hiramatsu, Hideyuki Aikyo, Nobuhisa Nakajima, Shigeharu Yamamoto, Yousuke Iguchi
  • Publication number: 20100001612
    Abstract: A laminated core (10) and a method for manufacturing the same formed with multiple continuous segment core pieces (13) wound in a spiral form by bending connecting portions (12) mutually connecting the segment core pieces (13), the connecting portions (12) being formed in an outer peripheral area (11), while the connecting portions (12) of vertically adjacent layers being displaced in a circumferential direction with inner edges or outer edges of the segment core pieces (13) fitted, the laminated core comprising: a concave cutout (21) provided in a radial exterior of each connecting portion (12) to dispose a radially expanded portion (20) within an outer circle of the laminated core (10), the radially expanded portion (20) being formed with each connecting portion (12) expanding radially outward at the time of bending each connecting portion (12); an interior cutout (22) provided in a radial interior of each connecting portion (12) to define a bending position of each connecting portion (12); and a receptacle
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2007
    Publication date: January 7, 2010
    Applicant: MITSUI HI-TEC, INC.
    Inventors: Akira Nagai, Iwao Myojin, Akinori Hoshino, Masafumi Sakuma, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Haruji Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20090243420
    Abstract: A rotational motor includes a stator formed by a core member including: a magnetic core portion extending in a radial direction of the rotational motor and formed into a fixed shape in every cross section thereof extending orthogonally relative to the radial direction, a coil wound around the magnetic core portion to form a plurality of layers and an engagement member engaging with the coil. A gap is generated between windings of the coil at a predetermined position when an uppermost layer winding portion of the coil is wound in series with a second layer winding portion from an outer side to an inner side of the uppermost layer winding portion in the radial direction. The coil is wound to fill the gap when a winding position of the coil is returned from an innermost side to the outer side of the uppermost layer winding portion in the radial direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2009
    Publication date: October 1, 2009
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akinori HOSHINO, Tetsuya Morita, Hiroaki Yabui
  • Publication number: 20090026870
    Abstract: A fusing structure of a motor, includes a stator and a rotor, wherein the bus ring includes a ring portion and a fusing hook, and the bobbin includes a first engagement portion for changing a direction of an end portion of the wire extending from the coil so as to supply the coil with the power and a second engagement portion guiding the end portion of the wire and formed in a different length from that of the first engagement portion in the radial direction of the motor, the end portion of the wire is held between the first engagement portion and the second engagement portion so as to incline therebetween and held between the opposing surfaces so as to establish an electrical connection with the bus ring.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2008
    Publication date: January 29, 2009
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akinori HOSHINO, Haruji Suzuki, Shusaku Kamio
  • Publication number: 20080238219
    Abstract: A rotor includes a rotor core made of a magnetic material, a receiving portion provided at the rotor core, a magnet accommodated in the receiving portion, a first end plate provided at a first end portion of the rotor core, a second end plate provided at a second end portion of the rotor core, a tightening device tightening integrally the rotor core, the first end plate, and the second end plate, an opening portion provided at one of the first end plate and the second end plate so as to communicate with the receiving portion, and a magnet fixing member formed by a coagulation of a thermoplastic resin that is injected from the opening portion so as to fix the magnet to the receiving portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2008
    Publication date: October 2, 2008
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akinori Hoshino, Tetsuya Morita