Patents by Inventor Akira Ono

Akira Ono 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: 10566165
    Abstract: A fuse board including a metal plate, a connection portion connected to a cell, a fuse portion connecting the metal plate to the connection portion, and an insulating resin film bonded to the fuse portion, wherein a wiring pattern of the fuse portion has a bent portion, and the insulating resin film has a rectangular sheet-like shape that covers one surface of the fuse portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Ono, Takashi Nakagawa, Akira Takano
  • Patent number: 10538854
    Abstract: Provided is a copper-nickel alloy electroplating apparatus which is capable of stably forming a copper-nickel plated coating on a workpiece with a uniform composition and which enables a plating bath to be used for a long period. The present invention provides a copper-nickel alloy electroplating apparatus (1), comprising: a cathode chamber (4) in which a workpiece (5) is to be placed; an anode chamber (6); an anode (7) placed in the anode chamber; an electrically conductive diaphragm (14) placed to separate the cathode chamber and the anode chamber from each other; a cathode chamber oxidation-reduction potential adjusting tank (8) for adjusting the oxidation-reduction potential of a plating liquid in the cathode chamber; an anode chamber oxidation-reduction potential adjusting tank (10) for adjusting the oxidation-reduction potential of a plating liquid in the anode chamber; and a power supply unit (36) that provides an electric current to flow between the workpiece and the anode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2020
    Assignee: DIPSOL CHEMICALS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hitoshi Sakurai, Kazunori Ono, Akira Hashimoto, Satoshi Yuasa
  • Patent number: 10535744
    Abstract: A semiconductor device according to an embodiment includes a first nitride semiconductor layer; a second nitride semiconductor layer on the first nitride semiconductor layer; a first electrode and a second electrode disposed on or above the first nitride semiconductor layer; a gate electrode above the first nitride semiconductor layer; and a gate insulating layer, the gate insulating layer including a silicon oxide film and an aluminum oxynitride film, the aluminum oxynitride film disposed between the first nitride semiconductor layer and the silicon oxide film, a first atomic ratio of nitrogen relative to a sum of oxygen and nitrogen at a first position in the aluminum oxynitride film being higher than a second atomic ratio of nitrogen relative to a sum of oxygen and nitrogen at a second position in the aluminum oxynitride film, and the second position being closer to the silicon oxide film than the first position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Tatsuo Shimizu, Toshiya Yonehara, Hiroshi Ono, Daimotsu Kato, Akira Mukai
  • Publication number: 20200002502
    Abstract: The present invention provides a resin composition having a high level of processability, which is a resin composition including a saponified ethylene-vinyl ester-based copolymer (A), a layered inorganic compound (B), and a carbonic acid salt (C) (provided that the carbonic acid salt (C) excludes the layered inorganic compound (B)).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Nobuyuki YAMAMOTO, Akira ONO, Fumimasa MAKI
  • Publication number: 20190391653
    Abstract: A tactile sense presentation apparatus includes a movable body, an actuator unit, and a signal generation unit. The actuator unit is connected to the movable body. The signal generation unit is configured to supply a driving signal to the actuator unit, the driving signal generating a vibration on the actuator unit, the vibration having within a period at least one of a plurality of different amplitudes and a plurality of different frequencies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2019
    Publication date: December 26, 2019
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Akira Ono, Hiroshi Yoshida, Mikio Takenaka
  • Patent number: 10500897
    Abstract: A front wheel caliper bracket for supporting an axle is provided in a lower end portion of a front fork. A wheel speed sensor is mounted on the bracket. The wheel speed sensor includes a fixing section and a sensor section, and is mounted on a sensor mounting section of the bracket by a bolt. The sensor mounting section is integrally formed with a rotation regulating portion in a projecting fashion. When fastened by the bolt, a lateral part of the rotating wheel speed sensor comes into contact with the rotation regulating portion to regulate the rotation of the wheel speed sensor, so that the stress from the rotation regulating portion is not exerted directly on the sensor section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuhiko Ono, Hiroshi Kurata, Hiroaki Shibuya, Shinpei Okazaki, Daisuke Tabuchi, Yoshiyuki Imai, Akira Ogitani, Naoyuki Yamate, Shinichiro Kato
  • Patent number: 10502644
    Abstract: [Solving Means] A force-sense presenting apparatus includes a casing structure, a weight, and a drive unit. The weight is provided in the casing structure or incorporated in the casing structure. The drive unit includes a first supporting portion constituted of a pair of supporting structures that support a first side of the weight and a second side opposed to the first side, at least one of the pair of supporting structures being configured to include an actuator capable of providing the weight with biased acceleration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Akira Ono, Mikio Takenaka, Shunki Shibaoka, Masaki Kawata, Hideaki Hayashi, Akihiro Nakata
  • Publication number: 20190371928
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor device includes first and second regions, a first insulating portion, and first, second, and third electrodes. The first region includes first and second partial regions, and a third partial region between the first and second partial regions. The second region includes fourth and fifth partial regions. The fourth partial region overlaps the first partial region. The fifth partial region overlaps the second partial region. The first insulating portion includes first, second, and third insulating regions. The first insulating region is provided between the second insulating region and the third partial region and between the third insulating region and the third partial region. The first electrode is electrically connected to the fourth partial region. The second electrode is away from the first electrode and is electrically connected to the fifth partial region. The third electrode is provided between the first and second electrodes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2019
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Applicants: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA ELECTRONIC DEVICES & STORAGE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masahiko KURAGUCHI, Yosuke Kajiwara, Aya Shindome, Hiroshi Ono, Daimotsu Kato, Akira Mukai
  • Publication number: 20190334246
    Abstract: An antenna includes a dielectric substrate, a ground element, a feed element, a microstrip line, and a feed point. The ground element is disposed on a first surface of the dielectric substrate. The ground element includes a slit. The feed element is disposed on a second surface of the dielectric substrate. The microstrip line extends from the feed element toward the slit. The feed point is disposed on the second surface of the dielectric substrate, and connected to the feed element via the microstrip line. The feed point is positioned between the feed element and the slit, and disposed at an end of the microstrip line.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: MASAYUKI OBATA, YU ONO, HIRONORI KIKUCHI, SHINGO SUMI, HIROAKI OHMORI, AKIRA KANAZAWA, KATSUHIKO MORIOKA
  • Publication number: 20190284755
    Abstract: The present invention provides a fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material, including not only a thermoplastic resin but also a thermosetting resin, in which defects such as voids are difficult to be generated and which is excellent in shaping ability; and a method for manufacturing the same. The fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material according to the present invention is a fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material formed by attaching a resin to an outer surface part of a reinforcing fiber substrate formed of reinforcing fibers subjected to opening and heating the resin to a temperature equal to or higher than the melting point of the resin to impregnate the reinforcing fiber substrate with the resin, wherein the reinforcing fiber substrate has void space that is opened on an outer surface thereof and the resin is in a semi-impregnated state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: THE JAPAN STEEL WORKS, LTD.
    Inventors: Akio Ono, Akira Yasue
  • Publication number: 20190271387
    Abstract: A differential apparatus including a rotating body configured to rotate around a rotation axis to transmit power to a differential mechanism, and a groove formed on the rotating body and configured to guide an oil scooped up by rotation of the rotating body inward in a rotation radial direction of the rotating body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2019
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Inventors: Akira Kito, Noriyasu Hakuta, Koji Ono, Atsushi Saito
  • Patent number: 10393452
    Abstract: A heat exchanger includes a fin having a plate shape and including a first region where a plurality of cutout portions are formed with intervals in a longitudinal direction that is a gravity direction, and a second region where the plurality of cutout portions are not formed in the longitudinal direction, and flat tubes attached to the plurality of cutout portions and intersecting the fin. Protruding portions protruding from a planar portion of the fin are formed on the fin, and the protruding portions each have a shape in which a first end is located in the first region and a second end is located in the second region and below the first end.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Shin Nakamura, Akira Ishibashi, Tomohiko Takahashi, Hidenari Ogata, Ryo Terashima, Junichi Ono, Satoshi Ueyama, Yohei Kato, Tsubasa Tanda, Kenichi Kitani
  • Patent number: 10394326
    Abstract: [Solving Means] A tactile sense presentation apparatus includes a movable body, an actuator unit, and a signal generation unit. The actuator unit is connected to the movable body. The signal generation unit is configured to supply a driving signal to the actuator unit, the driving signal generating a vibration on the actuator unit, the vibration having within a period at least one of a plurality of different amplitudes and a plurality of different frequencies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Akira Ono, Hiroshi Yoshida, Mikio Takenaka
  • Patent number: 10386036
    Abstract: A vehicle body structure includes a ventilation port through which air in an internal space of a lamp body enters and exits, a cap that covers the ventilation port, a waterproof wall that surrounds a periphery of the cap, and a water-resistant cover that covers an opening section of the waterproof wall, wherein the water-resistant cover includes a drain port further outside than the waterproof wall in a radial direction when seen in an axial direction of the waterproof wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Akira Ono, Ryuya Kawaji, Shunichi Nakano
  • Publication number: 20190249764
    Abstract: A power transmission apparatus including: a case having a first oil storage configured to store oil at a bottom thereof; a rotating body rotatably housed in the case and having a second oil storage configured as an approximately cylindrical rotating body for transmitting power and configured to store oil therein; and an introducing portion configured to introduce oil from the first oil storage into the second oil storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Inventors: Koji Ono, Akira Kito
  • Publication number: 20190234269
    Abstract: An exhaust emission control device for an internal combustion engine according to the present disclosure includes an exhaust emission control catalyst provided in an exhaust passage in an internal combustion engine and divided into a preceding catalyst and a succeeding catalyst, and a heating device provided in the exhaust passage between the preceding catalyst and the succeeding catalyst. The exhaust emission control catalyst is divided into the preceding catalyst and the succeeding catalyst so that a ratio of a capacity of the preceding catalyst to a total displacement of the internal combustion engine is from 0.3 to 1.5.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Ryohei ONO, Masaaki SATO, Katsuhiro ITO, Akira MIKAMI, Kazuhiro UMEMOTO, Daichi IMAI
  • Patent number: 10350711
    Abstract: A semiconductor device is provided with a semiconductor substrate. A semiconductor element is provided on a first face of the semiconductor substrate. An energy absorbing film is provided on the first face, to absorb optical energy to generate heat. A first insulation film is provided on the semiconductor element and on the energy absorbing film. A second insulation film is provided on a second face of the semiconductor substrate, the second face being opposite to the first face. A first modified layer is provided on a side face of the semiconductor substrate, the side face being located between an outer edge of the first face and an outer edge of the second face. A second modified layer is provided on the side face between the energy absorbing film and the first modified layer. A cleavage face is provided on the side face between the first and second modified layers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tsutomu Fujita, Akira Tomono, Takanobu Ono
  • Patent number: 10351994
    Abstract: The present invention provides a fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material, including not only a thermoplastic resin but also a thermosetting resin, in which defects such as voids are difficult to be generated and which is excellent in shaping ability; and a method for manufacturing the same. The fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material according to the present invention is a fiber-reinforced resin intermediate material formed by attaching a resin to an outer surface part of a reinforcing fiber substrate formed of reinforcing fibers subjected to opening and heating the resin to a temperature equal to or higher than the melting point of the resin to impregnate the reinforcing fiber substrate with the resin, wherein the reinforcing fiber substrate has void space that is opened on an outer surface thereof and the resin is in a semi-impregnated state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: THE JAPAN STEEL WORKS, LTD.
    Inventors: Akio Ono, Akira Yasue
  • Publication number: 20190204928
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus according to the present technology includes an information acquisition unit and a signal output unit. The information acquisition unit acquires electronic information. The signal output unit outputs a first haptic signal for presenting haptic feedback with respect to an object, the haptic feedback with respect to the object being set corresponding to the acquired electronic information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2017
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Mikio TAKENAKA, Ryosuke MURAKAMI, Hideaki HAYASHI, Akira ONO, Ryo YOKOYAMA, Ryosuke TAKEUCHI, Seiji MURAMATSU, Mioko AMBE, Kazutoshi OHNO, Tetsuya NARUSE, Tetsuya TAKAHASHI
  • Publication number: 20190206203
    Abstract: [Solving Means] A terminal apparatus includes a processor part, a haptic-feedback-information output part, and a detection part. The processor part is configured to generate segmented-waveshape data by segmenting oscillation-waveshape data at a timing based on one or a plurality of periods of the oscillation-waveshape data, and to generate waveshape data based on the segmented-waveshape data. The haptic-feedback-information output part is configured to generate and output haptic-feedback information corresponding to the waveshape data generated by the processor part. The detection part is configured to detect an input signal based on a user action, and to output the detected input signal to the processor part as the oscillation-waveshape data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2017
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Ryosuke TAKEUCHI, Seiji MURAMATSU, Mioko AMBE, Kazutoshi OHNO, Tetsuya TAKAHASHI, Tetsuya NARUSE, Mikio TAKENAKA, Ryo YOKOYAMA, Akira ONO, Ryosuke MURAKAMI, Hideaki HAYASHI