Patents by Inventor Hirohito Yoneyama

Hirohito Yoneyama 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: 20110242258
    Abstract: The invention provides an exposure head including: a light emitting unit; an imaging unit that allows light from the light emitting unit to enter through an incidence plane and exit from an exit surface so as to form an image at a predetermined position; and a transparent layer provided between the light emitting unit and the imaging unit, while contacting each of the light emitting unit and the imaging unit; the transparent layer having a thickness such that an optical distance between the light emitting unit and the incidence plane of the imaging unit becomes a working distance of the imaging unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2010
    Publication date: October 6, 2011
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yohei NISHINO, Hirohito Yoneyama, Takashi Matsumura, Yoshinori Yamaguchi, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20110234738
    Abstract: The present invention provides an annular exposure device, including: plural light emitting members that are provided two-dimensionally along an outer circumferential surface of the annular exposure device, the annular exposure device rotating when the annular exposure device contacts a surface of an image holding member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2010
    Publication date: September 29, 2011
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshinori YAMAGUCHI, Hirohito Yoneyama, Yohei Nishino, Takashi Matsumura, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20110228031
    Abstract: An exposure apparatus that emits light toward a latent-image bearing member configured to bear a latent image, the latent image formed on the latent-image bearing member being used in a developing process performed by a developing device. The exposure apparatus includes a first light-emitting unit including an organic electroluminescence element disposed along a main scanning direction of the latent-image bearing member, the first light-emitting unit emitting light toward the latent-image bearing member, and a second light-emitting unit disposed along the main scanning direction, the second light-emitting unit correcting an amount of light to which the latent-image bearing member is exposed in cooperation with the first light-emitting unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2010
    Publication date: September 22, 2011
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hirohito YONEYAMA, Yohei NISHINO, Takashi MATSUMURA, Yoshinori YAMAGUCHI, Kiyokazu MASHIMO, Katsuhiro SATO
  • Patent number: 7910748
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device with a pair of electrodes having an anode and a cathode, and one or more organic compound layers disposed therebetween. One of the anode or the cathode is transparent or semitransparent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2011
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Mieko Seki, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Koji Horiba, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Patent number: 7902382
    Abstract: A thiophene-containing compound polymer represented by Y represents a bivalent hydrocarbon group; R5 represents a hydrogen atom; Z represents a bivalent hydrocarbon group; m represents 1; p represents an integer of 5 to 5,000; B and B? each represent OCH2CH2OH, and A represents a group represented by the following formula (X-III): Ar1 is a substituted or unsubstituted monovalent aromatic group; R1 to R3 each independently represent a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted aryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted aralkyl group; and n representing an integer of 1 to 5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2011
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Mieko Seki, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Koji Horiba, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20100327779
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device includes: a pair of electrodes; a first light-emitting region that is disposed between the pair of electrodes, and that emits light when a voltage is applied between the pair of electrodes such that one of the pair of electrodes serves as an anode; and a second light-emitting region that is disposed between the pair of electrodes, and that emits light when a voltage is applied between the pair of electrodes such that the other of the pair of electrodes serves as an anode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2009
    Publication date: December 30, 2010
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yohei NISHINO, Hirohito YONEYAMA, Yoshinori YAMAGUCHI, Takashi MATSUMURA, Kiyokazu MASHIMO, Katsuhiro SATO
  • Patent number: 7749618
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device having a pair of electrodes including a positive electrode and a negative electrode at least one of which is transparent or translucent, and one or more organic compound layers interposed between the pair of electrodes, at least one layer of the organic compound layers containing at least one charge transporting polyester having a repeating unit that contains at least one structure selected from structures represented by the following formula (I-1) as a partial structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2010
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Koji Horiba, Hidekazu Hirose, Mieko Seki, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Takeshi Agata, Katsuhiro Sato, Hirohito Yoneyama, Yohei Nishino, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii
  • Publication number: 20100133995
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device with a pair of electrodes having an anode and a cathode, and one or more organic compound layers disposed therebetween. One of the anode or the cathode is transparent or semitransparent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2009
    Publication date: June 3, 2010
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Mieko Seki, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Koji Horiba, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20100137553
    Abstract: A thiophene-containing compound polymer represented by Y represents a bivalent hydrocarbon group; R5 represents a hydrogen atom; Z represents a bivalent hydrocarbon group; m represents 1; p represents an integer of 5 to 5,000; B and B? each represent OCH2CH2OH, and A represents a group represented by the following formula (X-III): Ar1 is a substituted or unsubstituted monovalent aromatic group; R1 to R3 each independently represent a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted aryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted aralkyl group; and n representing an integer of 1 to 5.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2009
    Publication date: June 3, 2010
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Mieko Seki, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Koji Horiba, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Patent number: 7705114
    Abstract: A method for producing a polymer organic electronic material comprising: synthesizing a polymer organic electronic material by condensing a precursor monomer for the polymer organic electronic material in the presence of a metal catalyst, preparing a polymer organic electronic material solution by dissolving the polymer organic electronic material in an organic solvent, and removing metal ions, which originate from the metal catalyst, from the polymer organic electronic material solution by using an ion exchange resin; a polymer organic electronic material which can be obtained by the method; and an organic electroluminescent device which uses the polymer organic electronic material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2010
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tadayoshi Ozaki, Mieko Seki, Yohei Nishino, Koji Horiba, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato, Hiroaki Moriyama
  • Patent number: 7659410
    Abstract: Provided are a thiophene-containing compound represented by the following formula (X-1), and an organic electroluminescent device that includes a pair of electrodes and an organic compound layer disposed therebetween. The organic compound layer includes a charge-transporting polyester having a repeating structure containing at least one structure selected from the structures represented by the following formulae (I-1) and (I-2) as its partial structure. In formula (X-1), Ar1 represents a substituted or unsubstituted monovalent aromatic group; and R1 to R4 each independently represent a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted aryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted aralkyl group; and n? is an integer of 1 to 5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2010
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Mieko Seki, Hidekazu Hirose, Takeshi Agata, Koji Horiba, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Patent number: 7589166
    Abstract: The present invention provides a thiophene-containing compound represented by Formula (I) and a thiophene-containing compound polymer using the thiophene-containing compound. In Formula (I), Ar1 represents a substituted or unsubstituted monovalent aromatic group; X represents a divalent straight-chain hydrocarbon group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms, a divalent branched-chain hydrocarbon group having 2 to 10 carbon atoms, or a substituted or unsubstituted divalent aromatic group; R1 to R5 each independently represent a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group, a cyano group, a halogen group, a substituted amino group, a substituted or unsubstituted aryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted aralkyl group; 1 represents an integer from 1 to 5; and m and k each independently represent 0 or 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2006
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2009
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Ohba, Kazuaki Sato, Yohei Nishino, Mieko Seki, Takeshi Agata, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato, Hirohito Yoneyama, Daisuke Okuda, Hidekazu Hirose, Toru Ishii
  • Publication number: 20090039774
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescence element includes a pair of electrodes composed of an anode and a cathode, at least one of which is transparent or semitransparent, and one or more organic compound layers disposed between the pair of electrodes, wherein at least one of the organic compound layers comprises at least one charge-transporting polyester consisting of repeating units containing, as a partial structure, at least one structure represented by the following formula (I-1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2008
    Publication date: February 12, 2009
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Koji Horiba, Hidekazu Hirose, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Yohei Nishino, Mieko Seki, Takeshi Agata, Akira Imai, Katsuhiro Sato, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Hirohito Yoneyama, Toru Ishii, Daisuke Okuda
  • Publication number: 20090001876
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device, having an organic compound layer including two or more layers including at least a buffer layer and an emitting layer, wherein at least one of the organic compound layers other than the buffer layer contains at least one charge-transporting polyester represented by Formula (I-1) or (I-2), and the buffer layer is formed in contact with an anode and contains a crosslinked compound formed by using at least one charge injection material containing a substituted silicon group and represented by Formula (III).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2007
    Publication date: January 1, 2009
    Inventors: Daisuke Okuda, Katsuhiro Sato, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Takeshi Agata, Toru Ishii, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Hidekazu Hirose, Hirohito Yoneyama, Mieko Seki, Yohei Nishino, Koji Horiba
  • Publication number: 20080311425
    Abstract: The invention provides an organic electroluminescent device having an electrode pair of an anode and a cathode, at least one of which is transparent or translucent, and an organic compound layer disposed between the anode and the cathode, the organic compound layer having two or more layers including a buffer layer and a light-emitting layer. At least one of the layers of the organic compound layer has a specific charge-transporting polyether. The buffer layer is provided in contact with the anode and having at least a crosslinked compound formed by using at least one charge injection material having a specific substituted silicon group. The invention further provides a display device having at least a substrate, plural organic electroluminescent devices disposed on the substrate in a matrix form, and a driving unit to drive the organic electroluminescent devices, each of the plural organic electroluminescent devices is the organic electroluminescent device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2008
    Publication date: December 18, 2008
    Applicant: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Daisuke OKUDA, Katsuhiro SATO, Yohei NISHINO, Koji HORIBA, Kiyokazu MASHIMO, Takeshi AGATA, Toru ISHII, Akira IMAI, Tadayoshi OZAKI, Hidekazu HIROSE, Hirohito YONEYAMA, Mieko SEKI
  • Patent number: 7455916
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent element having at least one pair of electrodes including an anode and a cathode, at least one of which having light transmissive, and at least one organic compound layer disposed between the electrodes, wherein the at least one organic compound layer contains at least one kind of non-conjugated polymer having terminal groups, and at least one of terminal groups of the non-conjugated polymer contains a fluorescent substance emitting fluorescence in a solid state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2003
    Date of Patent: November 25, 2008
    Assignee: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hidekazu Hirose, Daisuke Okuda, Mieko Seki, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Hirohito Yoneyama, Toru Ishii, Takeshi Agata, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20080238832
    Abstract: The invention provides an organic electroluminescent device having at least an anode and a cathode forming a pair of electrodes. At least one electrode being transparent or translucent, and a buffer layer and an organic compound layer is disposed between the anode and the cathode. The organic compound layer has one or more layers including at least a light-emitting layer. At least one of the layers of the organic compound layer comprising at least one specific charge-transporting polyether. At least one of the layers having the charge-transporting polyether is provided in contact with the buffer layer. The buffer layer is provided in contact with the anode and has at least one charge injection material selected from the group consisting of an inorganic oxide, an inorganic nitride, and an inorganic oxynitride. The invention further provides a display device using the organic electroluminescent device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2008
    Publication date: October 2, 2008
    Applicant: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Toru Ishii, Katsuhiro Sato, Yohei Nishino, Koji Horiba, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Takeshi Agata, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Hidekazu Hirose, Daisuke Okuda, Hirohito Yoneyama, Mieko Seki
  • Publication number: 20080018240
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescent device having a pair of electrodes including a positive electrode and a negative electrode at least one of which is transparent or translucent, and one or more organic compound layers interposed between the pair of electrodes, at least one layer of the organic compound layers containing at least one charge transporting polyester having a repeating unit that contains at least one structure selected from structures represented by the following formula (I-1) as a partial structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2007
    Publication date: January 24, 2008
    Inventors: Koji Horiba, Hidekazu Hirose, Mieko Seki, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Takeshi Agata, Katsuhiro Sato, Hirohito Yoneyama, Yohei Nishino, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii
  • Publication number: 20080008884
    Abstract: A method of producing an organic electroluminescent device includes forming an organic compound layer with an organic compound layer coating liquid that contains an organic compound and an aliphatic ketone solvent. The aliphatic ketone solvent contains about 0.01% by weight or less of an impurity contained ketone structure component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2007
    Publication date: January 10, 2008
    Inventors: Toru Ishii, Daisuke Okuda, Yohei Nishino, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Hidekazu Hirose, Mieko Seki, Koji Horiba, Takeshi Agata, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato, Hirohito Yoneyama
  • Publication number: 20070292681
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescence device of the invention includes: an anode; a cathode; and an organic compound layer; the organic compound layer including at least one layer including a charge-transporting polyester; the charge-transporting polyester including repeating units each containing a structure represented by the following formula (I-1) or (I-2); the thickness being about 20 to 100 nm of the nearest layer to the anode of the at least one layer including the charge-transporting polyester; the cathode including a first layer and a second layer; the first layer being in contact with the organic compound layer and including an alkaline metal oxide, alkaline earth metal oxide, alkaline metal halide or alkaline earth metal halide; the second layer being in contact with the first layer and including an alkaline metal or alkaline earth metal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2006
    Publication date: December 20, 2007
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD
    Inventors: Daisuke Okuda, Toru Ishii, Hirohito Yoneyama, Yohei Nishino, Akira Imai, Tadayoshi Ozaki, Hidekazu Hirose, Mieko Seki, Koji Horiba, Takeshi Agata, Kiyokazu Mashimo, Katsuhiro Sato