Patents by Inventor Haisheng Zeng

Haisheng Zeng 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: 10910640
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of elements in Groups 3 and 13 of the periodic table and lanthanoid elements, and a compound (II) containing Li and P, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide comprising lithium and a transition metal element, wherein the atomic ratio of said P to said metal element (P/metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is from 0.03 to 0.45.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD
    Inventors: Takeshi Kawasato, Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Yasuyuki Takimoto, Toshio Suzuki, Tegi Ri
  • Publication number: 20190245202
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of elements in Groups 3 and 13 of the periodic table and lanthanoid elements, and a compound (II) containing Li and P, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide comprising lithium and a transition metal element, wherein the atomic ratio of said P to said metal element (P/metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is from 0.03 to 0.45.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2019
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD
    Inventors: Takeshi KAWASATO, Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Yasuyuki Takimoto, Toshio Suzuki, Tegi Ri
  • Patent number: 10326127
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of elements in Groups 3 and 13 of the periodic table and lanthanoid elements, and a compound (II) containing Li and P, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide comprising lithium and a transition metal element, wherein the atomic ratio of said P to said metal element (P/metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is from 0.03 to 0.45.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi Kawasato, Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Yasuyuki Takimoto, Toshio Suzuki, Tegi Ri
  • Patent number: 10135064
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of Al, Y, Ga, In, La, Pr, Nd, Gd, Dy, Er and Yb, and a compound (II) containing Li and at least one non-metal element selected from the group consisting of S and B, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide, wherein the atomic ratio (the non-metal element/the metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is within a specific range.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi Kawasato, Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Yasuyuki Takimoto, Toshio Suzuki
  • Patent number: 9444099
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, and its production process. A lithium-containing composite oxide containing a transition metal element and a composition (1) are contacted to obtain particles (I) having a compound containing a metal element (M) attached, which are mixed with a compound which generates HF by heating, and the mixture is heated to obtain particles (III) having a covering layer (II) containing the metal element (M) and fluorine element formed on the surface of the lithium-containing composite oxide. Composition (1): a composition having a compound containing no Li element and containing at least one metal element (M) selected from Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, Y, Ti, Zr, Hf, V, Nb, Ta, Cr, Mo, W, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Pb, Cu, Zn, Al, In, Sn, Sb, Bi, La, Ce, Pr, Nd, Gd, Dy, Er and Yb dissolved or dispersed in a solvent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Asahi Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Takeshi Kawasato
  • Patent number: 9304236
    Abstract: Disclosed is an optical member in the form of a film or a thin plate. The optical member contains near infrared absorbing particles comprising crystallites of an oxide containing at least Cu and P and having a number average aggregated particle size of at least 20 nm and at most 200 nm. Further, a near infrared cut filter, a solid-state imaging element, a lens for an imaging device and an imaging/display device are disclosed. They comprise a near infrared absorbing layer containing near infrared absorbing particles comprising crystallites of an oxide containing at least Cu and P and having a number average aggregated particle size of at least 20 nm and at most 200 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Assignee: Asahi Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Mitsuo Osawa, Makoto Hasegawa, Wakako Ito, Haisheng Zeng, Keisuke Abe
  • Patent number: 9306213
    Abstract: To provide a process for producing a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, a cathode for a lithium ion secondary battery, and a lithium ion secondary battery. A production process which comprises contacting a lithium-containing composite oxide containing Li element and a transition metal element with a composition (1) {an aqueous solution containing cation M having at least one metal element (m)} and a composition (2) {an aqueous solution containing anion N having at least one element (n) selected from the group consisting of S, P, F and B, forming a hardly soluble salt when reacted with the cation M}, wherein the total amount A (mL/100 g) of the composition (1) and the composition (2) contacted per 100 g of the lithium-containing composite oxide is in a ratio of 0.1<A/B<5 based on the oil absorption B (mL/100 g) of the lithium-containing composite oxide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Assignee: Asahi Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Takeshi Kawasato
  • Publication number: 20140212758
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of elements in Groups 3 and 13 of the periodic table and lanthanoid elements, and a compound (II) containing Li and P, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide comprising lithium and a transition metal element, wherein the atomic ratio of said P to said metal element (P/metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is from 0.03 to 0.45.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2014
    Publication date: July 31, 2014
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Takeshi KAWASATO, Kentaro TSUNOZAKI, Haisheng ZENG, Yasuyuki TAKIMOTO, Toshio SUZUKI, Tegi RI
  • Publication number: 20140154581
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charging is conducted at a high voltage. A cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, which comprises particles (III) having a covering layer comprising a metal oxide (I) containing at least one metal element selected from the group consisting of Al, Y, Ga, In, La, Pr, Nd, Gd, Dy, Er and Yb, and a compound (II) containing Li and at least one non-metal element selected from the group consisting of S and B, on the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide, wherein the atomic ratio (the non-metal element/the metal element) contained within 5 nm of the surface layer of the particles (III) is within a specific range.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2014
    Publication date: June 5, 2014
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Takeshi KAWASATO, Kentaro Tsunozaki, Haisheng Zeng, Yasuyuki Takimoto, Toshio Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20140113194
    Abstract: To provide a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, and its production process. A lithium-containing composite oxide containing a transition metal element and a composition (1) are contacted to obtain particles (I) having a compound containing a metal element (M) attached, which are mixed with a compound which generates HF by heating, and the mixture is heated to obtain particles (III) having a covering layer (II) containing the metal element (M) and fluorine element formed on the surface of the lithium-containing composite oxide. Composition (1): a composition having a compound containing no Li element and containing at least one metal element (M) selected from Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, Y, Ti, Zr, Hf, V, Nb, Ta, Cr, Mo, W, Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Pb, Cu, Zn, Al, In, Sn, Sb, Bi, La, Ce, Pr, Nd, Gd, Dy, Er and Yb dissolved or dispersed in a solvent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2013
    Publication date: April 24, 2014
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Kentaro TSUNOZAKI, Haisheng ZENG, Takeshi KAWASATO
  • Publication number: 20140113193
    Abstract: To provide a process for producing a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery, a cathode for a lithium ion secondary battery, and a lithium ion secondary battery. A production process which comprises contacting a lithium-containing composite oxide containing Li element and a transition metal element with a composition (1) {an aqueous solution containing cation M having at least one metal element (m)} and a composition (2) {an aqueous solution containing anion N having at least one element (n) selected from the group consisting of S, P, F and B, forming a hardly soluble salt when reacted with the cation M}, wherein the total amount A (mL/100 g) of the composition (1) and the composition (2) contacted per 100 g of the lithium-containing composite oxide is in a ratio of 0.1<A/B<5 based on the oil absorption B (mL/100 g) of the lithium-containing composite oxide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2013
    Publication date: April 24, 2014
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Kentaro TSUNOZAKI, Haisheng Zeng, Takeshi Kawasato
  • Publication number: 20130318780
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for producing a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the discharge capacity and the cycle characteristics and having high durability, and methods for producing a lithium ion secondary battery and a cathode for a lithium ion secondary battery. A lithium-containing composite oxide comprising Li element and at least one transition metal element selected from the group consisting of Ni, Co and Mn (provided that the molar amount of the Li element is more than 1.2 times the total molar amount of said transition metal element) and a composition (1) {a composition having a compound (1) containing no Li element and comprising Mn element as an essential component, dissolved or dispersed in a solvent} are contacted, followed by heating to produce a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2013
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Kentaro TSUNOZAKI, Haisheng ZENG
  • Publication number: 20130236788
    Abstract: The present invention provides a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery excellent in the cycle characteristics and rate characteristics even when charged at a high voltage, a cathode, a lithium ion secondary battery and a method for producing a cathode active material for a lithium ion secondary battery. The cathode active material comprises particles (II) having an oxide (I) of at least one metal element selected from Zr, Ti and Al locally distributed at the surface of a lithium-containing composite oxide comprising Li element and at least one transition metal element selected from the group consisting of Ni, Co and Mn (provided that the molar amount of the Li element is more than 1.2 times the total molar amount of said transition metal element).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2013
    Publication date: September 12, 2013
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Kentaro TSUNOZAKI, Haisheng ZENG
  • Publication number: 20120243077
    Abstract: Disclosed is an optical member in the form of a film or a thin plate. The optical member contains near infrared absorbing particles comprising crystallites of an oxide containing at least Cu and P and having a number average aggregated particle size of at least 20 nm and at most 200 nm. Further, a near infrared cut filter, a solid-state imaging element, a lens for an imaging device and an imaging/display device are disclosed. They comprise a near infrared absorbing layer containing near infrared absorbing particles comprising crystallites of an oxide containing at least Cu and P and having a number average aggregated particle size of at least 20 nm and at most 200 nm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2012
    Publication date: September 27, 2012
    Applicant: ASAHI GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Mitsuo Osawa, Makoto Hasegawa, Wakako Ito, Haisheng Zeng, Keisuke Abe