Patents by Inventor Hiroyuki Hara

Hiroyuki Hara 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: 10916304
    Abstract: A semiconductor storage device includes first, second, and third wiring layers, each including a plurality of first wirings, fourth and fifth wiring layers, each including a plurality of second wirings, wherein the fourth wiring layer is between the first and second wiring layers and the fifth wiring layer is between the second and third wiring layers, memory cells formed at intersections of the first and second wirings of adjacent wiring layers, first and second contacts electrically connected to a first wiring of the first wiring layer and a first wiring of the second wiring layer, respectively, in the hook-up region, a sixth wiring layer including a first connection wiring electrically connected to the first contact and a second connection wiring electrically connected to the second contact and separated from the first connection wiring, and first and second drive circuits electrically connected to the first and second connection wirings, respectively.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: Toshiba Memory Corporation
    Inventor: Hiroyuki Hara
  • Patent number: 10889555
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel sulfonamide compound having a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitory activity or a salt thereof, and a pharmaceutical composition containing the same as an active ingredient. A compound represented by Formula (I) [wherein, X1 represents an oxygen atom or the like; X2 represents an oxygen atom; X3 represents —NH—; X4 represents a hydrogen atom or the like; R1 represents —C(R11)(R12)— or the like; R11 and R12 are the same or different and each represents a hydrogen atom or the like; R2 represents an optionally substituted C6-C14 aromatic hydrocarbon group or the like; R3 represents an optionally substituted C6-C14 aromatic hydrocarbon group or the like; R4 represents a hydrogen atom or the like] or a salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Assignee: Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seiji Miyahara, Hiroyuki Ueno, Shoki Hara, Yoshio Ogino
  • Publication number: 20200407762
    Abstract: Provided is a novel production system that does not involve, or can minimize, the transport of liquid ammonia in the production of an organic compound or the production of a microorganism by microbial fermentation. A production system for an organic compound or a microorganism includes: an ammonia synthesis apparatus in which an ammonia-containing gas is synthesized by reaction of a source gas containing hydrogen and nitrogen in the presence of a supported ruthenium catalyst; and a culture apparatus that cultures a microorganism having organic compound productivity using ammonia originating from the ammonia-containing gas obtained by using the ammonia synthesis apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2020
    Publication date: December 31, 2020
    Applicants: AJINOMOTO CO., INC., TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Mitsuhiro Kishino, Hiroyuki Kojima, Hideo Hosono, Michikazu Hara, Masaaki Kitano, Toshiharu Yokoyama, Toru Numaguchi, Munenobu Ito, Kazuteru Yamada, Hiromi Noguchi
  • Patent number: 10876703
    Abstract: A light guide is configured to allow at least a portion of light incident on a light-incident surface to be emitted through a peripheral surface. The light guide includes a light guide portion extending in a lengthwise direction of the light guide and formed of a first material and a luminous portion extending in the lengthwise direction of the light guide along the light guide portion and formed of a second material. The second material has a haze value greater than a haze value of the first material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: KOITO MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Asami Sakashita, Kazuyuki Ishikawa, Hiroaki Hara, Koki Matsui, Hiroyuki Sonoda
  • Publication number: 20200399235
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel sulfonamide compound having a ribonucleotide reductase inhibitory activity or a salt thereof, and a pharmaceutical composition containing the same as an active ingredient. A compound represented by Formula (I) [wherein, X1 represents an oxygen atom or the like; X2 represents an oxygen atom; X3 represents —NH—; X4 represents a hydrogen atom or the like; R1 represents —C(R11)(R12)— or the like; R11 and R12 are the same or different and each represents a hydrogen atom or the like; R2 represents an optionally substituted C6-C14 aromatic hydrocarbon group or the like; R3 represents an optionally substituted C6-C14 aromatic hydrocarbon group or the like; R4 represents a hydrogen atom or the like] or a salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2020
    Publication date: December 24, 2020
    Applicant: Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seiji Miyahara, Hiroyuki Ueno, Shoki Hara, Yoshio Ogino
  • Patent number: 10871901
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a memory system includes a memory and a memory controller. The memory includes a first buffer and a memory cell array. The memory controller includes a second buffer for receiving first data from a host. The memory controller transfers the first data to the first buffer without accumulating a predetermined size of the first data in the second buffer. The memory controller creates second data in the first buffer and programs the second data created in the first buffer into the memory cell array. The second data is formed of a plurality of third data. The third data is first data received from the memory controller by the memory. The size of the second data is equal to a size of a unit in which to program into the memory cell array.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2020
    Assignee: Toshiba Memory Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshihisa Kojima, Tatsuhiro Suzumura, Tokumasa Hara, Hiroyuki Moro, Yohei Hasegawa, Yoshiki Saito
  • Patent number: 10857520
    Abstract: An exhaust gas-purifying three-way catalyst containing: (i) base material particles of a Nd-solid dissolved zirconia-based complex oxide comprising Nd and Zr as constituent metal elements in the following mass proportions: ZrO2 50 to 75% by mass; and Nd2O3 25 to 50% by mass, in terms of oxides; and (ii) Pd catalyst particles supported on the base material particles, wherein the Nd-solid dissolved zirconia-based complex oxide further contains at least one or more rare earth elements selected from the group consisting of yttrium, scandium, lanthanum, and praseodymium, as a constituent metal element, in an amount of a total of more than 0% by mass to 20% by mass or less in terms of an oxide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignee: N.E. CHEMCAT CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshinori Takahashi, Akito Takayama, Hiroyuki Hara
  • Publication number: 20200377634
    Abstract: To provide a method for producing a water/oil repellent composition, whereby an article which is excellent in the oil repellency while maintaining the water repellency and the heavy-rain durability, can be produced. A method for producing a water/oil repellent composition, which comprises mixing an emulsion of a polymer having from 10 to 50 mass % of units based on a monomer having a perfluoroalkyl group per all units and an emulsion of a monomer component containing at least 80 mass % of a monomer having a perfluoroalkyl group so that the proportion of the mass of the polymer will be from 50 to 99 mass % per the sum of the mass of the polymer and the total mass of the monomer component and then polymerizing the monomer component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 17, 2020
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Applicant: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiko Shiota, Hiroyuki Hara, Reika Fukuda
  • Publication number: 20200353447
    Abstract: Provided is, for example, an exhaust gas-purifying three-way catalyst which is suppressed in particle growth due to sintering of a catalytically active component on a carrier in exposure to a high temperature and thus is enhanced in purification performance, and a method for producing the same, as well as an integral structure type exhaust gas-purifying catalyst using the same. The exhaust gas-purifying three-way catalyst of the present invention includes a composite particle which contains a base material particle having a pore size of 100 to 650 nm as measured by a mercury intrusion method and a catalytically active particle of a platinum group element supported on the base material particle, in which a content proportion of the catalytically active particle is 0.001 to 30% by mass in total in terms of metal of the platinum group element, based on a total amount of the composite particle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2019
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: N.E. CHEMCAT Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyuki HARA, Yuki TOYA, Hiroki NAKAYAMA, Takumi NAKAMURA
  • Patent number: 10829576
    Abstract: To provide a liquid repellent composition whereby a treated article excellent in liquid repellency is obtainable, which is excellent in stability and does not have such a problem as an odor attributable to ammonia or an organic amine; a method for its production; and a method for producing oil resistant paper.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Junsuke Kawana, Motohiro Takemura, Eiji Morimoto, Hiroyuki Hara
  • Publication number: 20200341325
    Abstract: A frame-shaped reinforcement member is bonded and fixed to a rear surface of a cover panel, such as a glass plate. The reinforcement member has a rigidity higher than that of the cover panel. Since the reinforcement member is provided, the flatness of flat portions of the cover panel can be maintained at a high level. The reinforcement member is bonded and fixed to a rear support member after display cell elements are bonded to the flat portions and backlights are fixed to the reinforcement member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Applicant: ALPINE ELECTRONICS, INC.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Mochiji, Satoshi Hara
  • Patent number: 10808267
    Abstract: Provided is a novel production system that does not involve, or can minimize, the transport of liquid ammonia in the production of an organic compound or the production of a microorganism by microbial fermentation. A production system for an organic compound or a microorganism includes: an ammonia synthesis apparatus in which an ammonia-containing gas is synthesized by reaction of a source gas containing hydrogen and nitrogen in the presence of a supported ruthenium catalyst; and a culture apparatus that cultures a microorganism having organic compound productivity using ammonia originating from the ammonia-containing gas obtained by using the ammonia synthesis apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignees: Ajinomoto Co., Inc., Tokyo Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Mitsuhiro Kishino, Hiroyuki Kojima, Hideo Hosono, Michikazu Hara, Masaaki Kitano, Toshiharu Yokoyama, Toru Numaguchi, Munenobu Ito, Kazuteru Yamada, Hiromi Noguchi
  • Patent number: 10809265
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of estimating the number of urinary podocytes, including detecting podocalyxin in a urinary sediment sample liquid, and more specifically, to a method of estimating the number of urinary podocytes, including the following steps (1) to (3): (1) a step of preparing the urinary sediment sample liquid by separating urinary sediment from urine collected from a test subject and solubilizing podocalyxin in the urinary sediment; (2) a step of calculating a podocalyxin excretion amount in the urinary sediment sample liquid through detection of podocalyxin in the urinary sediment sample liquid; and (3) a step of calculating the number of urinary podocytes by dividing the podocalyxin excretion amount in the urinary sediment sample liquid by a podocalyxin amount per podocyte.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignees: DENKA COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Masanori Hara, Hiroyuki Kurosawa, Yoshiaki Hirayama
  • Patent number: 10803936
    Abstract: A semiconductor memory device includes first wirings above a substrate and extending in a first direction, second wirings above the first wirings and extending in a second direction crossing the first direction, third wirings above the second wirings and extending in the first direction, memory cells between the first and second wirings and between the second and third wirings, a first multiplexer that extends in the second direction, is connected to the first wirings, and is provided in a first region which overlaps with the first, second, and third wirings in a third direction that crosses the first and second directions, and a second multiplexer that extends in the first direction, is connected to the second wirings, and is provided in a second region which overlaps with the first, second, and third wirings in the third direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Hiroyuki Hara
  • Publication number: 20200286555
    Abstract: A semiconductor memory device includes first wirings above a substrate and extending in a first direction, second wirings above the first wirings and extending in a second direction crossing the first direction, third wirings above the second wirings and extending in the first direction, memory cells between the first and second wirings and between the second and third wirings, a first multiplexer that extends in the second direction, is connected to the first wirings, and is provided in a first region which overlaps with the first, second, and third wirings in a third direction that crosses the first and second directions, and a second multiplexer that extends in the first direction, is connected to the second wirings, and is provided in a second region which overlaps with the first, second, and third wirings in the third direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventor: Hiroyuki HARA
  • Patent number: 10771851
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus receives a user selection of content to be reproduced by an external device connected to the information processing apparatus. A request to reproduce the user selected content is sent to the external device. Information indicating whether the external device has started reproducing the selected content is received from the external device. In response to the external device having started reproduction of the selected content, a thumbnail image is reproduced that corresponds to the content being reproduced by the external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Satoshi Hiroi, Yukio Ichikawa, Yumi Sato, Marie Suzuki, Yasushi Nakajima, Hiroshi Nagatani, Masahiro Hara, Hiroshi Horiki, Kouhei Fujimoto, Takeshi Matsuzawa, Hiroyuki Mitsubori, Sakae Houjou, Mingshan Yang
  • Publication number: 20200270439
    Abstract: To provide a fluorinated copolymer dispersion, whereby it is possible to obtain an article being excellent in water-and-oil repellency and less susceptible to a decrease in the water-and-oil repellency by alkali, etc. and which presents little impact to the environment by an organic solvent; a method for its production; and an article which is excellent in water-and-oil repellency and is less susceptible to a decrease in the water-and-oil repellency by alkali, etc.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 14, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Hara, Mika Sugimoto, Motohiro Takemura, Hideki Tomizawa
  • Publication number: 20200244203
    Abstract: Disclosed are a motor control device that can accurately estimate a rotor position based on a neutral point potential even when a load increases, and a brake control device that is driven by the motor control device. The motor control device 3 includes a three-phase synchronous motor 4 including a three-phase winding, an inverter 31 connected to the three-phase winding, a control unit 6 for controlling the inverter based on a rotor position of the three-phase synchronous motor, and a rotational position estimation unit 2 for estimating a rotor position ?d based on a neutral point potential Vn of the three-phase winding. The rotational position estimation unit estimates a rotor position selectively using one or more of a plurality of detected values of the neutral point potential according to a pre-estimated value of the rotor position and a voltage application state to the three-phase winding.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Inventors: Takafumi HARA, Toshiyuki AJIMA, Shigehisa AOYAGI, Hiroyuki OTA, Kenichiro MATSUBARA
  • Publication number: 20200225254
    Abstract: The automatic analyzer includes a gear pump that supplies cleaning water to reagent probes and sample probes; a cleaning flow path that feeds the cleaning water discharged from the gear pump to the respective probes; a pressure sensor that measures pressure of the cleaning flow path; a return flow path that is disposed in parallel to the gear pump and connects a discharging port side of the gear pump and an aspirating port side thereof; a throttling unit that is disposed in the return flow path and adjusts a flow rate of the cleaning water flowing through the return flow path; and a control unit that changes an opening and closing degree of the throttling unit according to a measurement result of the pressure sensor. Accordingly, it is unnecessary to control driving of a pump used for cleaning a probe while having a low cost and a small mounting size.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2017
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Inventors: Masaki HARA, Tetsuji KAWAHARA, Hiroyuki TAKAYAMA
  • Publication number: 20200191209
    Abstract: Provided is a clutch friction plate and a clutch device configured so that stiction torque can be reduced and each of in gear, shift feeling, and neutral find can be smoothly performed. A clutch device (100) includes clutch friction plates (101). In the clutch friction plate (101), multiple small-piece-shaped friction members (103) are radially bonded to surfaces of a core bar (102) formed in a flat-plate annular shape through an oil groove (105). Each friction member (103) includes an outer side (104a) facing an outer edge portion of the core bar (102) and an inner side (104b) facing an inner edge portion of the core bar (102) and extending parallel to the outer side (104a), and is formed in a rectangular shape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Inventors: Shingo YAMAMOTO, Yoshihiko OZAWA, Kazuma MATSUSHITA, Hiroki HARA, Hiroyuki IJIMA