Patents by Inventor Hirofumi Tanaka

Hirofumi Tanaka 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).

  • Publication number: 20200347265
    Abstract: Provided is a composition for forming a film for semiconductor devices, including: a compound (A) including a Si—O bond and a cationic functional group containing at least one of a primary nitrogen atom or a secondary nitrogen atom; a crosslinking agent (B) which includes three or more —C(?O)OX groups (X is a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group having from 1 to 6 carbon atoms) in the molecule, in which from one to six of three or more —C(?O)OX groups are —C(?O)OH groups, and which has a weight average molecular weight of from 200 to 600; and a polar solvent (D).
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yasuhisa KAYABA, Hirofumi TANAKA, Koji INOUE
  • Publication number: 20200344850
    Abstract: A substrate processing apparatus includes: a chamber having a container including at least one substrate-heating region and at least one substrate-cooling region; a heating mechanism configured to heat a first substrate in the at least one substrate-heating region; a cooling mechanism configured to cool a second substrate in the at least one substrate-cooling region while the first substrate is being heated; and a partition provided in the container and configured to separate the at least one substrate-heating region and the at least one substrate-cooling region from each other in terms of heat and pressure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Inventors: Hirofumi YAMAGUCHI, Yoshiaki SASAKI, Yuichi NISHIMORI, Atsushi TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20200321129
    Abstract: The health condition prediction apparatus 10 includes an estimation model learning unit 11 for learning a model indicating a relationship between lifestyle and a check value for a preset check item, using actual data regarding individuals' lifestyle and the check value as training data, a check value prediction unit 12 for acquiring actual data regarding lifestyle of a user and predicting a future check value of the user by using the acquired actual data and the model, and a display unit 13 for displaying, on a screen, the future check value predicted by the check value prediction unit 12.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2017
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Applicant: NEC Solution Innovators, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hirofumi TANAKA, Masashi NAKAMICHI, Hiroaki FUKUNISHI
  • Patent number: 10759964
    Abstract: A composition for forming a film for semiconductor devices including: a compound (A) including a cationic functional group containing at least one of a primary nitrogen atom or a secondary nitrogen atom and having a weight average molecular weight of from 10,000 to 400,000; a crosslinking agent (B) which includes the three or more —C(?O)OX groups (X is a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group having from 1 to 6 carbon atoms) in the molecule, in which from one to six of three or more —C(?O)OX groups are —C(?O)OH groups, and which has a weight average molecular weight of from 200 to 600; and water (D), in which the compound (A) is an aliphatic amine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yasuhisa Kayaba, Hirofumi Tanaka, Hiroko Wachi, Shoko Ono
  • Patent number: 10752805
    Abstract: Provided is a composition for forming a film for semiconductor devices, including: a compound (A) including a Si—O bond and a cationic functional group containing at least one of a primary nitrogen atom or a secondary nitrogen atom; a crosslinking agent (B) which includes three or more —C(?O)OX groups (X is a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group having from 1 to 6 carbon atoms) in the molecule, in which from one to six of three or more —C(?O)OX groups are —C(?O)OH groups, and which has a weight average molecular weight of from 200 to 600; and a polar solvent (D).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yasuhisa Kayaba, Hirofumi Tanaka, Koji Inoue
  • Publication number: 20200242233
    Abstract: Provided is an information linkage system, comprising: a processor; and a storage device coupled to the processor, the storage device holds identification information of a user and information on the user, which are added by a first organization, in association with each other, the processor: transmits to a second organization an information linkage application regarding information on any one item included in the information on the user; acquires, when the information linkage application is received, identification information of the user and information on the user of the item specified by the information linkage application, which are added by the second organization; and stores the acquired information in the storage device in association with the identification information of the user and the information on the user regarding the same user as a user identified by the acquired identification information, which are added by the first organization.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 18, 2019
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroaki Konoura, Masafumi Kinoshita, Hirofumi Inomata, Masaki Hirayama, Ryouichi Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20200241372
    Abstract: According to an aspect, a display device includes: a substrate having a display region; a shield conductive layer provided above the substrate; and a plurality of wiring units for temperature detection disposed at positions overlapping with the display region and the shield conductive layer when seen in a plan view. Each wiring unit for temperature detection has one end coupled to a first wire and the other end coupled to a second wire to detect resistance that changes in accordance with a change in temperature, between the first wire and the second wire.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Inventors: Koji YOSHIDA, Hirofumi OHIRA, Soichiro OHAMA, Toshihiko TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20200206300
    Abstract: The present invention provides an agent for promoting skeletal muscle injury repair which agent comprises at least one peptide selected from the following (1) to (4): (1) a peptide consisting of the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 1, (2) a peptide consisting of the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 2, (3) a peptide consisting of the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 3, and (4) a peptide which is a human osteopontin fragment and has the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 1, 2, or 3 at the C-terminus, or a salt thereof as an active ingredient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Osaka University
    Inventors: Susumu TANAKA, Mikihiko KOGO, Hirofumi YAMAMOTO, Naomasa KAWAGUCHI, Yoshinosuke HAMADA
  • Publication number: 20200194113
    Abstract: An information processing method performed by a computer includes determining a plurality of first support contents corresponding to a care recipient or assistance recipient from a plurality of support contents based on basic information on the care recipient or assistance recipient, outputting first presentation information for presenting the plurality of first support contents and assessment items respectively associated with the plurality of first support contents to a user, determining a second support content from the plurality of first support contents based on assessment results input by the user for the assessment items, and outputting second presentation information for presenting the second support content to the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2019
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORPORATION OF AMERICA
    Inventors: Toshiaki TANAKA, Hiroya TANAKA, Hirofumi KANAI, Yuka YAMADA, Yuko KIDA
  • Publication number: 20200132551
    Abstract: An optical characteristic evaluation method evaluates unevenness of an optical characteristic in an optical film based on analysis of a polarized state of light transmitting through an optical film and an analyzer. The method includes the following, measuring a phase difference and an orientation angle in a plurality of positions; and quantifying and evaluating the unevenness of the optical characteristic based on a parameter of a vector of output light calculated by a formula 1 using a vector showing a polarized state of input light and a matrix showing a polarizing characteristic of the optical film and the analyzer. The formula 1 is as follows, formula 1: F2=M×F1, F1: Stokes vector or Jones vector of input light, F2: Stokes vector or Jones vector of output light, M: Mueller matrix or Jones matrix of the optical film as the evaluation target and the analyzer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 15, 2019
    Publication date: April 30, 2020
    Inventors: Osamu MASUDA, Kazuhiko HIRABAYASHI, Hirofumi TANAKA, Koji NAKASHIMA
  • Publication number: 20200093188
    Abstract: A water repellency-imparted fiber article (10) of the present invention includes: a fiber article (1) having a skin-facing surface (1a) and a non-skin-facing surface (1b); and a water repellency-imparting agent attached to the fiber article (1). The fiber article (1) contains a water-absorbent fiber and has water absorbency in terms of a water absorption time of 30 seconds or less as measured in accordance with the dropping method of JIS L-1907. The water repellency-imparted fiber article (10) has a non-skin-side water-repellent region (2) on the non-skin-facing surface (1b) of the fiber article (1), the non-skin-side water-repellent region (2) including a portion to which the water repellency-imparting agent is attached.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: KAO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masahito TANAKA, Tetsuji KITO, Kenichi OTANI, Hirofumi NAKANISHI
  • Publication number: 20200088816
    Abstract: A radio frequency amplifying device according to an embodiment includes amplifying circuitry, obtaining circuitry, and correcting circuitry. The amplifying circuitry is configured to output an amplified signal obtained by amplifying a signal input thereto. The obtaining circuitry is configured to obtain an envelope indicating a waveform of a radio frequency signal as digital data. The correcting circuitry is configured to correct the obtained envelope on the basis of a rising characteristic of the amplifying circuitry and to input the signal generated on the basis of the envelope resulting from the correction to the amplifying circuitry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroaki Murakoshi, Susumu Kawaguchi, Masaki Tanji, Hirofumi Yamaki, Hajime Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20200083554
    Abstract: A manifold includes first and second manifold main bodies. The first manifold main body includes a gas supply chamber that is connected to a first gas channel, and the second manifold main body includes a gas collection chamber that is connected to a second gas channel. The first manifold main body includes a first top plate, a first bottom plate, and a first side plate. The first top plate includes a first through hole for connecting the first gas channel and the gas supply chamber. The second manifold main body includes a second top plate, a second bottom plate, and a second side plate. The second top plate includes a second through hole for connecting the second gas channel and the gas collection chamber. The first bottom plate and the second bottom plate are constituted by members that are separate from each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Inventors: Noriyuki OGASAWARA, Yuki TANAKA, Masayuki SHINKAI, Hirofumi KAN, Makoto OHMORI
  • Patent number: 10580639
    Abstract: The invention provides a sealing composition including: polymer (A) containing a cationic functional group and having a weight average molecular weight of from 2,000 to 1,000,000; and a benzotriazole compound; in which the content of the polymer (A) is from 0.05 parts by mass to 0.20 parts by mass with respect to 100 parts by mass of the sealing composition; in which the content of the benzotriazole compound in the sealing composition is from 3 ppm by mass to 200 ppm by mass; and in which the sealing composition has a pH of from 3.0 to 6.5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yasuhisa Kayaba, Hirofumi Tanaka, Shoko Ono, Koji Inoue, Hiroko Wachi, Tsuneji Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20200063837
    Abstract: Provided is a pressing device for a toroidal continuously variable transmission that is capable of sufficiently supplying lubrication oil to all rollers inside a pocket, and is capable of suppressing the occurrence of fretting wear on the rolling surfaces of the rollers, a first cam surface and a second cam surface. An oil passage 28 is provided for supplying lubrication oil to the inside of each pocket 25 in the inside portion in the radial direction of a retainer 14 that holds a plurality of more than one roller 13 arranged in a row in the radial direction. The center axis O29 of a discharge port 29 that is provided on an end portion on the downstream side of the oil passage 28 and that opens to the inside surface in the radial direction of the pocket 25 is inclined toward the front side in the rotational direction of the retainer 14 with respect to the center axis of the pocket 25.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2018
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Inventors: Hirofumi ITAGAKI, Masahiro KITA, Kippei MATSUDA, Kenichiro TANAKA, Hideyuki IMAI, Kenji KOMATSU
  • Patent number: 10561384
    Abstract: An X-ray imaging system takes an X-ray of an examined part of an examination subject supported by a bed. The X-ray imaging system includes: an X-ray generator that is an X-ray source; an X-ray image pickup apparatus arranged to be opposed to the X-ray generator and configured to take an X-ray having been radiated from the X-ray generator to the examination subject and passed through the examination subject; a seven-axis vertical multi-joint first robot supporting the X-ray generator; a seven-axis vertical multi-joint second robot supporting the X-ray image pickup apparatus; and a robot controller configured to control operations of the first robot and the second robot such that the X-ray generator and the X-ray image pickup apparatus move on a spherical shell centering around an isocenter C while causing the isocenter C and the examined part to substantially coincide with each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: KAWASAKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hirofumi Tanaka, Hiroaki Kitatsuji
  • Publication number: 20200011404
    Abstract: Provided is a pressing device for toroidal continuously variable transmission capable of reducing hysteresis that occurs between torque and pressing force. An intermediate sliding member 27 is provided in at least one location of a portion between an end surface on the outside in the radial direction of the retainer 13 of the roller 14 arranged on the outermost side in the radial direction and an inside surface of the pocket 25 on the outside in the radial direction, and a portion between an end surface on the outside in the radial direction of the retainer 13 of one roller 14 of adjoining rollers 14 in the radial direction and an end surface on the inside in the radial direction of the retainer 13 of another roller 14. As a result, the contact area of a sliding contact portion 32 is made smaller than in a case where an intermediate sliding member 27 is not provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2018
    Publication date: January 9, 2020
    Inventors: Hirofumi ITAGAKI, Masahiro KITA, Kippei MATSUDA, Kenichiro TANAKA, Hideyuki IMAI, Kenji KOMATSU
  • Publication number: 20200003853
    Abstract: A radio frequency power supply according to an embodiment is a radio frequency power supply that amplifies an input signal including application timing of a radio frequency magnetic field and waveform information and that supplies the amplified input signal to a radio frequency coil. The radio frequency power supply includes an amplifier and a controlling unit. The amplifier amplifies the input signal and to output an amplified signal. The controlling circuity varies power supply voltage used by the amplifier for the amplification of the input signal, in accordance with the input signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Applicant: CANON MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hirofumi YAMAKI, Susumu KAWAGUCHI, Mitsuyuki MURAKAMI, Hisanori SUZUKI, Hajime TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20200006789
    Abstract: A cell stack device includes a manifold and a fuel cell. The manifold includes a gas supply chamber and a gas collection chamber. The fuel cell includes a support substrate and a power generation element portion. The support substrate includes first and second gas channels. The first gas channel is connected to the gas supply chamber, and the second gas channel is connected to the gas collection chamber. The first gas channel is open in the gas supply chamber at a proximal end portion. The second gas channel is open in the gas collection chamber at a proximal end portion. The first and second gas channels are connected to each other on the distal end portion side. The first and second gas channels are configured such that a pressure loss of gas in the first gas channel is smaller than a pressure loss of gas in the second gas channel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Inventors: Risako ITO, Makoto OHMORI, Hirofumi KAN, Yuki TANAKA, Masayuki SHINKAI
  • Publication number: 20190377178
    Abstract: A virtual reality system includes a first information processing device, a virtual reality headset, a biometric data acquisition device, a first sensor, and a second sensor. The first information processing device creates virtual reality content. The virtual reality headset is worn by the user and displays the virtual reality content received from the first information processing device to the user. The biometric data acquisition device acquires biometric data of the user. The first information processing device adds an image making the user recognize the position and the direction of the biometric data acquisition device to the virtual reality content on the basis of position and direction information created by the first sensor and the second sensor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2019
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Inventors: Hirofumi Shibukawa, Masashi Tanaka