Patents by Inventor Atsushi Taguchi

Atsushi Taguchi 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: 10522773
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a radiation detector includes a stacked body. The stacked body includes a first metal layer, a second metal layer, and an organic semiconductor layer provided between the first metal layer and the second metal layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Satomi Taguchi, Atsushi Wada, Isao Takasu, Mitsuyoshi Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20190375319
    Abstract: A trim cover for a seat includes: a high extensible skin material; and a low extensible skin material. A joint part of the edge portion of the high extensible skin material and the edge portion of the low extensible skin material has a plurality of highly extensible protrusions and a plurality of low extensible protrusions, the plurality of highly extensible protrusions and the plurality of low extensible protrusions are each formed in a sharp tapered shape and are arranged alternately in an extending direction of the joint part, and at least a part of a boundary line between the highly extensible protrusion and the low extensible protrusion, which are adjacent in the extending direction of the joint part, is deviated from a line segment formed by connecting respective tips of the highly extensible protrusion and the low extensible protrusion to the low extensible protrusion side.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2019
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Applicant: TACHI-S CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Atsushi ISHII, Masayuki TAGUCHI
  • Patent number: 10493707
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for producing an optical film excellent in anti-fouling properties and scratch resistance as well as anti-reflection properties. The method includes the steps of: (1) applying a lower layer resin and an upper layer resin; (2) forming a resin layer having the uneven structure on a surface thereof by pressing a mold against the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin from the upper layer resin side in the state where the applied lower layer resin and upper layer resin are stacked; and (3) curing the resin layer, the lower layer resin containing at least one kind of first monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, the upper layer resin containing a fluorine-containing monomer and at least one kind of second monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, at least one of the first monomer and the second monomer containing a compatible monomer that is compatible with the fluorine-containing monomer and being dissolved in the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hidekazu Hayashi, Tokio Taguchi, Atsushi Niinoh, Kenichiro Nakamatsu
  • Publication number: 20190351632
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for producing an optical film excellent in anti-fouling properties and scratch resistance as well as anti-reflection properties. The method includes the steps of: (1) applying a lower layer resin and an upper layer resin; (2) forming a resin layer having the uneven structure on a surface thereof by pressing a mold against the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin from the upper layer resin side in the state where the applied lower layer resin and upper layer resin are stacked; and (3) curing the resin layer, the lower layer resin containing at least one kind of first monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, the upper layer resin containing a fluorine-containing monomer and at least one kind of second monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, at least one of the first monomer and the second monomer containing a compatible monomer that is compatible with the fluorine-containing monomer and being dissolved in the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2019
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Applicant: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Hidekazu HAYASHI, Tokio TAGUCHI, Atsushi NIINOH, Kenichiro NAKAMATSU
  • Publication number: 20190293044
    Abstract: An igniter includes a switch element with input, output control electrodes, a first lead in contact with the input electrode and connected to a primary coil of an ignition coil, a second lead that is grounded, a third lead spaced apart from the first and second leads, a first bonding wire connecting the output electrode and the third lead, a second bonding wire connecting the third lead and the second lead, and a control IC that drives the switch element based on an ignition instruction signal from an engine control unit. The control IC generates an ignition confirmation signal based on the voltage of the third lead, and outputs the signal to the engine control unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2019
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Inventors: Akira Daicho, Atsushi Taguchi
  • Publication number: 20190285759
    Abstract: According to an embodiment, a detection element includes a first electrode, a second electrode, an organic conversion layer, and a third electrode. The organic conversion layer is provided between the first electrode and the second electrode, and is configured to convert energy of a radiant ray into a charge. The third electrode is provided inside the organic conversion layer. Bias is applied to the third electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2018
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Kohei NAKAYAMA, Fumihiko AIGA, Go KAWATA, lsao TAKASU, Yuko NOMURA, Satomi TAGUCHI, Hyangmi JUNG, Atsushi WADA, Rei HASEGAWA
  • Patent number: 10414108
    Abstract: A method for producing an optical film includes: (1) applying a lower layer resin and an upper layer resin; (2) forming a resin layer having the uneven structure on a surface thereof by pressing a mold against the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin from the upper layer resin side in the state where the applied lower layer resin and upper layer resin are stacked; and (3) curing the resin layer, the lower layer resin containing at least one kind of first monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, the upper layer resin containing a fluorine-containing monomer and at least one kind of second monomer that contains no fluorine atoms, at least one of the first monomer and the second monomer containing a compatible monomer that is compatible with the fluorine-containing monomer and being dissolved in the lower layer resin and the upper layer resin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hidekazu Hayashi, Tokio Taguchi, Nobuaki Yamada, Yasuhiro Shibai, Atsushi Niinoh, Kenichiro Nakamatsu
  • Publication number: 20190265370
    Abstract: According to an embodiment, a detection element includes a first electrode, a second electrode, an organic conversion layer, and a third electrode. A bias is applied to the first electrode. The organic conversion layer is arranged between the first electrode and the second electrode, and is configured to convert energy of a radiation into an electric charge. The third electrode is arranged in the organic conversion layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: August 29, 2019
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Kohei Nakayama, Fumihiko Aiga, Go Kawata, Isao Takasu, Yuko Nomura, Satomi Taguchi, Hyangmi Jung, Atsushi Wada, Rei Hasegawa
  • Publication number: 20190211456
    Abstract: A surface treated steel strip according to the present invention includes: a base steel sheet; a zinc phosphate coating film layer made of needle zinc phosphate crystals which are formed in an island shape on a surface of the base steel sheet; and a lubricating coating film layer covering the surface of the base steel sheet and a part of the zinc phosphate coating film layer, and containing at least a lubricating component, in which an area ratio of the zinc phosphate crystals exposed from a surface of the lubricating coating film layer is 25% to 90%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Publication date: July 11, 2019
    Applicant: NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Atsushi YASUI, Kazuhiro SATO, Norihisa NISHITANI, Yoshihiro KAWANISHI, Keisuke SHIMAYA, Tomoya TESHIGAWARA, Takeshi FUJIWAKI, Hiroki TAGUCHI
  • Patent number: 10312291
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a photoelectric conversion device includes a first electrode, a second electrode, a photoelectric conversion layer provided between the first electrode and the second electrode, and a first layer provided between the second electrode and the photoelectric conversion layer, the first layer including a phenyl pyridine derivative. The phenyl pyridine derivative is represented by formula (1) below, Rings A, B, C, and D in the formula (1) are pyridine rings. Each of R1 to R11 in the formula (1) is one selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, a straight-chain alkyl group, a branched alkyl group, an aryl group, and an electron-withdrawing heteroaryl group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Atsushi Wada, Isao Takasu, Satomi Taguchi
  • Publication number: 20190159968
    Abstract: There is provided means with which, during frozen storage of a biological sample or a drug, the biological sample or drug stored inside a frozen storage container is not susceptible to contamination. A frozen storage container 10 includes a container body 11 with an internal space 13, and a partition wall 12 which divides the internal space 13 of the container body 11 at least into a first space 14 and a second space 15. In the container body 11, the first space 14 is liquid-tightly sealed, the second space 15 has an opening 22 which is in communication with the outside, and the second space 15 is liquid-tightly sealable by welding the container body 11.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2017
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Applicants: NIPRO CORPORATION, KYOTO UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Norio NAKATSUJI, Hirofumi SUEMORI, Tsuneo TAKAHASHI, Eihachiro KAWASE, Atsushi TAGUCHI, Ryo TOMII
  • Publication number: 20190156451
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus according to the present application includes an acquiring unit and a deciding unit. The acquiring unit acquires attribute information on a user. The deciding unit decides, based on the attribute information acquired by the acquiring unit, a placement position in which a virtual riding point that corresponds to a riding point that is used for the user to ride in a moving vehicle and that is virtually set is placed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2018
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Applicant: YAHOO JAPAN CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ikuo KITAGISHI, Atsushi HASHIMOTO, Takanori HIROHASHI, Yuki TAGUCHI
  • Patent number: 10295681
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a radiation detector includes a stacked body. The stacked body includes a first scintillator layer, a first conductive layer, a second conductive layer and an organic semiconductor layer. The second conductive layer is provided between the first scintillator layer and the first conductive layer. The organic semiconductor layer is provided between the first conductive layer and the second conductive layer. The organic semiconductor layer includes a first element. The first element includes at least one selected from the group consisting of boron, gadolinium, helium, lithium, and cadmium.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Satomi Taguchi, Atsushi Wada, Isao Takasu, Naoto Kume, Mitsuyoshi Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20180148680
    Abstract: A means capable of simply and efficiently concentrating a cell suspension. A concentrator has a culture vessel having a first port and a second port, a server bag having a port, a case having a hollow fiber bundle in the internal space, a filtering device having an inlet port, a first outlet port, and a second outlet port, a collection vessel having a port, a liquid supply circuit connected to the first port, the inlet port, and the server bag's port so that flow passages are switchable, a liquid discharge circuit connected to the second port, the first outlet port, the second outlet port, and the collection vessel's port so that flow passages are switchable, a liquid supply mechanism having a switching mechanism, a supply pump, and a discharge pump, and a rotation mechanism rotating the filtering device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Publication date: May 31, 2018
    Inventors: Norihisa Sasayama, Masakatsu Takeuchi, Atsushi Taguchi
  • Publication number: 20180127696
    Abstract: A compact culture device capable of performing large-scale culture in an aseptic state. A culture device has a culture bag which has ports through which a liquid flows and enables cell culture, a bag holding portion having holding plates holding the culture bag and rotating shafts, a rotation mechanism supporting and rotating the rotating shaft, a liquid supply/discharge mechanism supplying and discharging a liquid to/from the culture bag, and a rotation control portion controlling the rotation of the rotation mechanism.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Publication date: May 10, 2018
    Inventors: Masakatsu TAKEUCHI, Atsushi TAGUCHI
  • Publication number: 20180127704
    Abstract: A culture device supplying an accurate amount of liquid into a culture bag has a culture bag having ports, a first bag holding portion having supporting surfaces supporting the culture bag, a rotation mechanism rotating the first bag holding portion, a liquid supplying mechanism supplying a liquid through a tube communicating with the ports a weight detector detecting the weight of the culture bag and the first bag holding portion, and a control portion, in which the control portion sets a first reference value according to a first detection information output from the weight detector in a first state and carries out a liquid supplying step of stopping the liquid supplying mechanism under the condition where a second detection information output from the weight detector when a liquid is supplied to the culturing bag reaches a first target value obtained by adding the weight of the liquid to be supplied to the first reference value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Publication date: May 10, 2018
    Inventors: Norihisa SASAYAMA, Masakatsu TAKEUCHI, Atsushi TAGUCHI
  • Publication number: 20160294558
    Abstract: An information collection system includes an information processing system and a gateway connected with the information processing system via a network. The information processing system includes a first server being an initial connection destination of the gateway and holding a sever certificate, a second sever being a transmission destination of measured data from the gateway, and a third server managing the first server and the second server. The third server creates a first authentication code and transmits it to the first server. The gateway creates a second authentication code and acquires the server certificate from the first server when the second authentication code matches the first authentication code.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 21, 2016
    Publication date: October 6, 2016
    Applicant: HITACHI, LTD.
    Inventor: Atsushi TAGUCHI
  • Patent number: 8031811
    Abstract: The dynamic DC offset canceling apparatus includes: section 104 that detects dynamic DC offset in longest overlapping part sequences from the differences between the sampling values of a first longest overlapping part sequence and the sampling values of a second longest overlapping part sequence, the first longest overlapping part sequence and the second longest overlapping part sequence being overlapping part sequences in a training sequence of the received signal; section 105 that detects dynamic DC offset outside the longest overlapping part sequences from the difference between an average value of sampling values of a received signal which exists in a burst before the first longest overlapping part sequence, and an average value of sampling values of a received signal which exists in a burst after the second longest overlapping part sequence; and section 106 that adaptively subtracts a DC offset value from the received signal based on these results.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2011
    Assignee: Panasonic Corporation
    Inventors: Nobuhiro Takagi, Yukiteru Murao, Tomohiro Yui, Yasutaka Uramoto, Atsushi Taguchi, Koji Suzuki, Yoshinao Kawai
  • Patent number: D772088
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2016
    Assignee: PANASONIC INDUSTRIAL DEVICES SUNX TATSUNO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshio Kono, Yuto Mimura, Atsushi Taguchi
  • Patent number: D774931
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2016
    Assignee: PANASONIC INDUSTRIAL DEVICES SUNX TATSUNO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshio Kono, Yuto Mimura, Atsushi Taguchi