Patents by Inventor Hiroyuki Goto

Hiroyuki Goto 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: 10483665
    Abstract: A ground terminal and a wire harness include a conductor connecting portion to which a linear conductor is connected, a plurality of fastening portions each of which is connected to the conductor connecting portion, is formed into a planar shape, and is capable of being fastened to a grounding surface through a fastening member in a state of facing the grounding surface, and a deformation portion that connects the fastening portions and is deformed more easily than the fastening portions. As a result, the ground terminal and the wire harness provide an effect of being properly fastened to the grounding surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignees: YAZAKI CORPORATION, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Ishihara, Hiroki Goto, Takashi Nomoto, Takahiro Shiohama, Shuji Ueno, Hiroyuki Matsuda
  • Patent number: 10461010
    Abstract: The power module of the invention includes a power element, a metal base for dissipating heat from the power element, a lead frame electrically connected to electrodes of the power element, and a resin enclosure that encapsulates the power element so that one surface of the metal base and a part of the lead frame are exposed from the enclosure. The resin enclosure of the power module includes: a body portion in which the power element and a part of the lead frame are placed, and at a bottom surface of which the one surface of the metal base is exposed; and a rib portion which is placed on the bottom surface of the body portion so as to surround an outer periphery of the metal base, and is formed to protrude from the bottom surface of the body portion in a direction perpendicular to the bottom surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Yoshihara, Dai Nakajima, Masaki Goto, Kiyofumi Kitai
  • Publication number: 20190326879
    Abstract: Aspects of this disclosure relate to an acoustic wave device that includes high velocity layers on opposing sides of a piezoelectric layer. A low velocity layer can be positioned between the piezoelectric layer and one of the high velocity layers, in which the low velocity layer has a lower acoustic velocity than the high velocity layers. The acoustic wave device can be configured to generate a boundary acoustic wave such that acoustic energy is concentrated at a boundary of the piezoelectric layer and the low velocity layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Nakamura, Rei Goto, Keiichi Maki
  • Publication number: 20190326874
    Abstract: Aspects of this disclosure relate to an acoustic wave device that includes high velocity layers on opposing sides of a piezoelectric layer. A temperature compensation layer can be positioned between one of the high velocity layers and the piezoelectric layer. The acoustic wave device can be arranged to generate a boundary acoustic wave having a higher velocity than a respective acoustic velocity of each of the high velocity layers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Nakamura, Rei Goto, Keiichi Maki
  • Publication number: 20190326875
    Abstract: Aspects of this disclosure relate to acoustic wave devices on stacked die. A first die can include first acoustic wave device configured to generate a boundary acoustic wave. A second die can include a second acoustic wave device configured to generate a second boundary acoustic wave, in which the second die is stacked with the first die. The first acoustic wave resonator can include a piezoelectric layer, an interdigital transducer electrode on the piezoelectric layer, and high acoustic velocity layers on opposing sides of the piezoelectric layer. The high acoustic velocity layers can each have an acoustic velocity that is greater than a velocity of the boundary acoustic wave.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Nakamura, Rei Goto, Keiichi Maki
  • Publication number: 20190305846
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a receiver including a receiver circuit, a control circuit, and a wireless communications circuit. The control circuit retrieves identification information and content information from a plurality of transmitters based on an output of the receiver circuit. The control circuit retrieves, when having failed to retrieve content information from the plurality of transmitters, identification information from at least two of the plurality of transmitters, identifies one of the at least two of the plurality of transmitters as a target transmitter in association with the retrieved identification information, and also identifies another one the at least two of the plurality of transmitters as a non-target transmitter in association with the retrieved identification information. The wireless communications circuit transmits the control signal to allow the target transmitter to transmit the second optical signal and cause the non-target transmitter not to transmit the second optical signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Shojiro KIDO, Teruhito TAKEDA, Hiromichi GOTO, Kazuo ITOH, Hiroyuki NISHINO
  • Patent number: 10431318
    Abstract: A semiconductor device in which a decrease in the yield by electrostatic destruction can be prevented is provided. A scan line driver circuit for supplying a signal for selecting a plurality of pixels to a scan line includes a shift register for generating the signal. One conductive film functioning as respective gate electrodes of a plurality of transistors in the shift register is divided into a plurality of conductive films. The divided conductive films are electrically connected to each other by a conductive film which is formed in a layer different from the divided conductive films are formed. The plurality of transistors includes a transistor on an output side of the shift register.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Masayuki Sakakura, Yuugo Goto, Hiroyuki Miyake, Daisuke Kurosaki
  • Patent number: 10421705
    Abstract: Provided is a production method whereby corresponding carboxylic acid esters can be obtained from a variety of carboxylic acids at a high yield, even under conditions using a simple reaction operation and little catalyst and even if the amount of substrate used is theoretical. A production method for carboxylic acid ester, whereby a prescribed diester dicarbonate, carboxylic acid, and alcohol are reacted in the presence of at least one type of magnesium compound and at least one type of alkali metal compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiro Goto, Yoshihiro Kamon, Hiroyuki Mori
  • Patent number: 10400931
    Abstract: A curved portion at an inner circumferential face on a bend direction inside of a bend has a circular arc shape. By configuring the curved portion with a circular arc shape, a recess, serving as an example of a cross-sectional area enlargement portion that enlarges the cross-sectional area of a flow path of a pipe body running along a direction of an axial line 13, is formed in the inner circumferential face on the bend direction inside of the bend.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Nifco Inc.
    Inventors: Youhei Souma, Hiroyuki Nakaya, Yoshio Tomono, Tadahiro Kitamura, Yoshiyuki Goto
  • Publication number: 20190268069
    Abstract: A visible light communication apparatus includes: an on/off switch connected in series to a load circuit including a light emitting diode; an impedance circuit connected in series to the on/off switch; a feedback circuit that feeds back an error between a voltage drop across the impedance circuit and a reference voltage potential to a voltage source as a feedback signal; a drive circuit that turns on and off the on/off switch in accordance with a communication signal which is a binary signal; an isolation circuit that transmits power while being electrically isolated; and an auxiliary power supply circuit that is connected between two output terminals of the voltage source, generates an auxiliary supply voltage, and supplies power based on the auxiliary supply voltage generated to the on/off switch and the drive circuit via the isolation circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2019
    Publication date: August 29, 2019
    Inventors: Hiroyuki NISHINO, Hiromichi GOTO, Kazuo ITOH, Shojiro KIDO, Teruhito TAKEDA
  • Patent number: 10391893
    Abstract: A vehicle slide rail device including a memory member defining a default seat position wherein, before operation of a release operation mechanism, the release operation mechanism is inserted into a concave portion formed in the memory member and recessed in a direction substantially perpendicular to a sliding direction and the release operation mechanism is in an engagement state of being engaged integrally with the memory member in the sliding direction, wherein, when the release operation mechanism is operated, the release operation mechanism pushes the concave portion in a direction substantially perpendicular to the sliding direction and removes the memory member from a state of defining the default seat position, and wherein, when a memory operation mechanism is operated, the memory operation mechanism removes the release operation mechanism from an inside of the concave portion and releases the release operation mechanism from the engagement state with the memory member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: TOYOTA BOSHOKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Naoki Goto, Hiroyuki Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10395956
    Abstract: A controller: selects one optical sensor to use from among a first optical sensor and at least one second optical sensor; moves a substrate transfer hand to a detection start position at which an optical path of the selected optical sensor is positioned above a substrate placing portion and does not interfere with a pillar portion; lowers the substrate transfer hand from the detection start position to a detection position at which an object is detected by the optical sensor; and stores, as a height position of the substrate placing portion, a height of the optical path of the optical sensor from a predetermined positional reference when the substrate transfer hand is at the detection position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: KAWASASKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Masaya Yoshida, Hiroyuki Okada, Takayuki Fukushima, Hirohiko Goto
  • Patent number: 10393188
    Abstract: A cam-type damper 118 includes a drive cam 131 provided on a clutch shaft 114 without capability of relative rotation and a driven cam 132 provided on a main shaft 103 without capability of relative rotation. The clutch shaft 114 contains a shaft end of the main shaft 103 and the main shaft 103 is rotatably supported on the inner circumferential surface of the clutch shaft 114. The driven cam 132 provided on the main shaft 103 is disposed between a front end surface 114g of the clutch shaft 114 and a rear end surface 103h of a main shaft gear 103d provided on the main shaft 103 and the movement of the driven cam 132 in the axial direction is restricted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yasushi Fujimoto, Taku Hirayama, Hiroyuki Makita, Takafumi Goto
  • Patent number: 10388217
    Abstract: The organic EL display device includes: a current monitoring section that measures a current flowing in a circuit element and outputs a digital measured value in accordance with the measured current; and an averaging section (36) that calculates an average value of a plurality of input values. The current monitoring section measures the current flowing in a circuit element in each pixel circuit a plurality of times in a fixed amount of time. For each pixel circuit, the averaging section (36) receives a plurality of measured values outputted from the current monitoring section in a fixed amount of time as a plurality of input values and outputs an average value of the plurality of digital measured values as a value for use in compensation computation to compensate for degradation of the circuit element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Furukawa, Noritaka Kishi, Kazuyoshi Yoshiyama, Tamotsu Sakai, Naoko Goto, Noboru Noguchi
  • Publication number: 20190237652
    Abstract: A multi-layer piezoelectric ceramic component includes: a piezoelectric ceramic body having a cuboid shape, having upper and lower surfaces facing in a thickness direction, first and second end surfaces facing in a length direction, and a pair of side surfaces facing in a width direction, and including first and second regions; first internal electrodes in the first region; second internal electrodes in the second region; third internal electrodes in the first and second regions; a first terminal electrode formed on the first end surface and electrically connected to the first internal electrodes; a second terminal electrode formed on the first end surface and electrically connected to the second internal electrodes; a third terminal electrode formed on the second end surface and electrically connected to the third internal electrodes; a first surface electrode formed on the upper surface; and a second surface electrode formed on the lower surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Inventors: Tomohiro HARADA, Takayuki GOTO, Hiroyuki SHIMIZU, Sumiaki KISHIMOTO
  • Publication number: 20190237657
    Abstract: A method of producing a multi-layer piezoelectric ceramic component includes: laminating ceramic green sheets to form a laminate, each of the ceramic green sheets being made of a piezoelectric ceramic material and including an electrically conductive pattern, the electrically conductive pattern including a base metal, being to be an internal electrode, and being formed on an inner side of an outer edge of the ceramic green sheet; sintering the laminate; and cutting the sintered laminate and causing the internal electrodes to be exposed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Inventors: Tomohiro HARADA, Hiroyuki SHIMIZU, Takayuki GOTO, Sumiaki KISHIMOTO, Yukihiro KONISHI
  • Publication number: 20190237656
    Abstract: A multi-layer piezoelectric ceramic component includes: a piezoelectric ceramic body having a cuboid shape having upper and lower surfaces facing in a thickness direction, first and second end surfaces facing in a length direction, and a pair of side surfaces facing in a width direction; first internal electrodes formed in the piezoelectric ceramic body and drawn to the first end surface; second internal electrodes formed in the piezoelectric ceramic body and drawn to the second end surface; a first terminal electrode formed on the first end surface; and a second terminal electrode formed on the second end surface, the first and second internal electrodes each having a width equal to a distance between the pair of side surfaces, at least one of the pair of side surfaces including a groove extending in non-parallel with the length direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Inventors: Takayuki GOTO, Hiroyuki SHIMIZU, Sumiaki KISHIMOTO, Yukihiro KONISHI
  • Publication number: 20190237653
    Abstract: A multi-layer piezoelectric ceramic component includes: a piezoelectric ceramic body having a cuboid shape, having upper and lower surfaces facing in a thickness direction, first and second end surfaces facing in a length direction, and a pair of side surfaces facing in a width direction, and including first and second regions; first internal electrodes in the first region; second internal electrodes in the second region; third internal electrodes in the first and second regions; a first terminal electrode formed on the first end surface and electrically connected to the first internal electrodes; a second terminal electrode formed on the first end surface and electrically connected to the second internal electrodes; and a third terminal electrode formed on the second end surface and electrically connected to the third internal electrodes, the first, second, and third internal electrodes each having a width equal to a distance between the pair of side surfaces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Inventors: Sumiaki KISHIMOTO, Hiroyuki SHIMIZU, Tomohiro HARADA, Takayuki GOTO, Yukihiro KONISHI
  • Publication number: 20190237229
    Abstract: A soft magnetic alloy has a main component of Fe. The soft magnetic alloy contains P. A Fe-rich phase and a Fe-poor phase are contained. An average concentration of P in the Fe-poor phase is 1.5 times or larger than an average concentration of P in the soft magnetic alloy by number of atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: TDK CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kazuhiro YOSHIDOME, Hiroyuki MATSUMOTO, Kenji HORINO, Akito HASEGAWA, Syota GOTO, Masakazu HOSONO, Hajime AMANO, Isao NAKAHATA
  • Patent number: 10358466
    Abstract: A Wisteria floribunda monomeric lectin polypeptide is provided. The Wisteria floribunda monomeric lectin polypeptide includes any one of the amino acid sequences selected from the group consisting of: (1) the amino acid sequence represented by SEQ ID NO: 2; (2) the amino acid sequence defined in (1) above, except that one to 20 amino acids at positions other than Cys272 position is/are deleted, substituted, inserted, or added; and (3) the amino acid sequence defined in (1) or (2) above, further having an N-terminus deletion of one to 30 amino acids, in which Cys272 is alkylated, and the polypeptide is capable of specifically binding to a GalNAc terminal sugar chain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Takashi Sato, Yasunori Chiba, Hiroaki Tateno, Hiroyuki Kaji, Masanori Goto, Hisashi Narimatsu