Patents by Inventor Hiroyuki Tanaka

Hiroyuki 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: 20220018595
    Abstract: A refrigerator is provided. The refrigerator includes a storeroom lifted when the storeroom is pulled out and giving a degree of freedom to a lifting method. The refrigerator includes a main body, a door arranged to be pulled out from the main body, a storeroom arranged to be pulled out from the main body along with the door, and a lift device arranged to lift or lower the storeroom in connection with pulling-out or pushing-in of the door, wherein the lift device includes a guide including a portion sloping upward or downward in a pull-out direction of the storeroom, and a guidee guided by the guide so that the storeroom is lifted when the guidee is moved along the guide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2021
    Publication date: January 20, 2022
    Inventors: Hideki NAKAJIMA, Hiroyuki TANAKA, Takashi YOSHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20220019389
    Abstract: To provide a printing system of automating work for producing a printed deliverable satisfying a quality requirement required by a customer and of realizing greater efficiency of work processes, there is provided an information processing apparatus comprising: a receiving unit configured to receive received-order data including quality request data from an order-receiving system; an interpretation unit configured to interpret the received quality request data; a generating unit configured to generate a job including information used in quality adjustment to be performed by a production system, based on an interpretation result by the interpretation unit; and an entry unit configured to enter the job into the production system, wherein the generating unit is configured to generate the job including quality request data of a data format, here the data format is different from a data format of the received quality request data and is according to the production system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2019
    Publication date: January 20, 2022
    Inventors: Yuuki Maeda, Takaaki Yano, Ryo Fujita, Makoto Anno, Hirotomo Tanaka, Shou Kikuchi, Kosuke Tsujita, Hiroyuki Toriyabe, Satoshi Yoshida
  • Publication number: 20220016156
    Abstract: An RNAi molecule for cancer treatment, including the nucleotide sequence of SEQ ID NO: 1 in an antisense strand; and a method for treating a cancer, including administering an effective amount of the RNAi molecule to a subject in need thereof. The antisense strand includes the nucleotide sequence selected from SEQ ID NOs: 11-30.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2019
    Publication date: January 20, 2022
    Inventors: Hiroyuki TANAKA, Kenjiro MINOMI, Hirokazu TAKAHASHI, Yasuaki TAMURA, Norio TAKEI, Akihiro YONEDA
  • Publication number: 20220009783
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide: silica particles of which the maximum particle diameter can be minimized and which can achieve proper fluidability that cannot be achieved by the conventional techniques; and silica spherical particles which, when used as a filler for a heat-dissipating sheet, can achieve excellent heat conductivity and flexibility. Silica spherical particles characterized in that, when particles each having a size of 5 ?m or more and imaged by an optical measurement are observed, the particle diameter of each of the particles, which is determined from the image, satisfies the following requirements. Requirements: D99?29 ?m, and 10 ?m?Dmode<D99, and D99/Dmode?1.5, and Dmode?20 ?m.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2019
    Publication date: January 13, 2022
    Applicant: NIPPON STEEL Chemical & Material Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Katsumasa YAGI, Dota SAITO, Mutsuhito TANAKA, Masanori AE, Hiroyuki DEAI
  • Publication number: 20220014931
    Abstract: When data transmitted from devices is processed by servers in a shared manner, the data is processed in a constantly stable manner when the devices move. Based on information indicating installation positions and processing capabilities of the servers, information on installation positions of base stations, and acquired location information of the devices, the coverage area control apparatus performs, at a certain time interval, a clustering calculation for obtaining an optimum coverage area for the servers that satisfies the requirements that the communication distances between the servers and the respective devices be minimized and the servers not be overloaded. Based on the information indicating the optimum coverage area obtained by the clustering calculation, assignments of the base stations to the servers are updated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2019
    Publication date: January 13, 2022
    Applicant: NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masahiro YOSHIDA, Koya MORI, Tomohiro INOUE, Hiroyuki TANAKA
  • Patent number: 11222708
    Abstract: Apparatuses and methods of sharing error correction memory on an interface chip are described. An example apparatus includes: at least one memory chip having a plurality of first memory cells and an interface chip coupled to the at least one memory chip and having a control circuit and a storage area. The control circuit detects one or more defective memory cells of the first memory cells of the at least one memory chip. The control circuit further stores first defective address information of the one or more defective memory cells of the first memory cells into the storage area. The interface chip responds to the first defective address information and an access request to access the storage area in place of the at least one memory chip when the access request has been provided with respect to the one or more defective memory cells of the first memory cells.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 11, 2022
    Assignee: Micron Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Tomoyuki Shibata, Chikara Kondo, Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20220006425
    Abstract: In an electromagnetic wave generation device including a plurality of electromagnetic wave generation elements, an instantaneous maximum power consumption during an electromagnetic wave generation operation is reduced. Specifically, the electromagnetic wave generation device includes a plurality of electromagnetic wave generation elements that are divided into a plurality of groups, and a control unit that causes the plurality of electromagnetic wave generation elements to oscillate while shifting a timing in units of group. For example, the control unit causes the plurality of electromagnetic wave generation elements to oscillate such that when the number of the plurality of groups is n, an oscillation start timing of the group that performs mth oscillation (m is a natural number equal to or larger than 2 and equal to or smaller than n) is the same timing as or after an oscillation end timing of the group that performs (m?1)th oscillation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2019
    Publication date: January 6, 2022
    Inventor: Hiroyuki TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20220005690
    Abstract: A method of forming a silicon film on a substrate having a fine pattern includes performing surface treatment with an adhesion promoter on the substrate having the fine pattern, forming a coating film by applying a silane polymer solution to the substrate on which the surface treatment has been performed, and heating the coating film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2019
    Publication date: January 6, 2022
    Inventors: Yuki TANAKA, Hiroyuki HASHIMOTO, Mayuko NAKAMURA, Takashi MASUDA, Hideyuki TAKAGISHI
  • Publication number: 20220003901
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an optical element includes preparing a first transparent base having a d-line refractive index of 1.80 or more and a second transparent base having a d-line refractive index of 1.80 or more, coating an adhesive on the first transparent base and/or the second transparent base, the adhesive containing a photo-curable resin and a photopolymerization initiator having an absorption edge wavelength of 410 nm or more, and bonding the first transparent base and the second transparent base by irradiating the adhesive with light with a wavelength of 400 nm or more through the second transparent base to cure the adhesive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2021
    Publication date: January 6, 2022
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tanaka, Hideo Ukuda, Kouichi Yonetani
  • Publication number: 20210408973
    Abstract: A negative feedback inductor and a gate inductor are formed in different wiring layers of a substrate so as to be at least partially overlapped with each other in a plan view. When the lower wiring layer is thinner and the upper wiring layer is thicker, the negative feedback inductor Lc is formed in the lower wiring layer that is thinner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2019
    Publication date: December 30, 2021
    Inventors: Kenji Tanaka, Naoki Miura, Hiroyuki Fukuyama, Hideyuki Nosaka
  • Publication number: 20210405627
    Abstract: A production planning system includes: an influence degree calculation unit that calculates a degree of influence which is applied on a probability distribution of a workload in a predetermined production process of a product by determining an undetermined design specification item of the product; and a display control unit that causes the design specification item and the degree of influence to be displayed in association with each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2021
    Publication date: December 30, 2021
    Inventors: Yuma SHIHO, Masataka TANAKA, Hiroyuki SEYA
  • Patent number: 11207354
    Abstract: A Schwann cell differentiation promoting agent, a peripheral nerve regeneration promoting agent, or the like contain an extract from inflamed tissues inoculated with vaccinia virus. The extract from inflamed tissues inoculated with vaccinia virus promotes differentiation of Schwann cells and regeneration of a peripheral nerve. Therefore, a preparation containing the extract from inflamed tissues inoculated with vaccinia virus is useful as a Schwann cell differentiation promoting agent, a peripheral nerve regeneration promoting agent, or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 28, 2021
    Assignees: OSAKA UNIVERSITY, NIPPON ZOKI PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Murase, Hideki Yoshikawa, Hiroki Fujisawa
  • Patent number: 11208277
    Abstract: An image forming apparatus can prevent an apparatus main body from moving when a recording medium storing cassette is extracted from the apparatus main body. The image forming apparatus has an apparatus main body, a recording medium storing cassette, and a manual feed tray arranged swingably over the recording medium storing cassette. The recording medium storing cassette has a first side face a handle part provided in the first side face. The manual feed tray has a second side face arranged continuous with the first side face. In a part over the handle part, between the first side face and the second side face, a supporting portion in the apparatus main body is arranged.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 28, 2021
    Assignee: KYOCERA DOCUMENT SOLUTIONS INC.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tanaka, Takashi Namii
  • Patent number: 11203201
    Abstract: An image recording apparatus includes a recording head including a plurality of nozzles from which ink is ejected, a memory, and one or more hardware processors coupled to the recording head and the memory. The one or more hardware processors are configured to: determine, for each of the plurality of nozzles, whether a position of the corresponding nozzle is a position to eject ink; determine whether a successive ejection operation is necessary for a nozzle out of the plurality of nozzles, whose position is determined as the position to eject ink; and cause ink to be successively ejected at the position to eject ink at a predetermined successive ejection frequency from the nozzle that is determined to have the necessity of the successive ejection operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 21, 2021
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Jun Shiori, Takuya Murata, Takahisa Koike, Hiroyuki Kiguchi, Ko Tokumaru, Yuji Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20210376495
    Abstract: An objective of the present invention is to provide a terminal connecting structure which may enable the conductivity to be improved. A terminal connecting structure is intended for connecting a terminal to an electric wire, the electric wire including an aluminum conductor with aluminum, wherein the terminal connecting structure further comprises a conductive connection body formed with aluminum, wherein one end of the connection body is butt-connected to the aluminum conductor, and wherein another end of the connection body is connected to the terminal via crimping. This enables the terminal to be connected to the electric wire via the connection body without crimping the bundle of cores. This may eliminate influence of crimping on the aluminum conductor and enable the conductivity between the electric wire and the terminal to be improved.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2021
    Publication date: December 2, 2021
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyuki TANAKA, Masahiro Takamatsu
  • Publication number: 20210376494
    Abstract: An objective of the present invention is to provide a conductor connecting structure which may enable miniaturization in the height direction. A conductor connecting structure is intended for connecting a conductor to an electric wire with a plurality of strands, wherein the conductor has a plate shape, and wherein it is configured so that the plurality of strands is butt-connected to an end face of the conductor, the plurality of strands having a same plate shape as the end face of the conductor in advance. This enables the electric wire to be connected to the end face of the conductor by configuring the plurality of strands constituting the electric wire in the same plate shape as the end face of the conductor in advance. This may enable the miniaturization in the height direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2021
    Publication date: December 2, 2021
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyuki TANAKA, Hideki MIZUNO
  • Patent number: 11183619
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting device, including: providing a first structure including: providing a lead frame which includes providing a metal plate including a plurality of pairs of first and second metal parts, each metal part including an upper surface, a lower surface, and an end surface, the end surface of the first metal part and the end surface of the second metal part of each pair are opposite to each other, and a first region including the end surface, and disposing a mask of a resist film on the first region using an electrodeposition technique, disposing a first plated layer containing gold or gold alloy on a second region including the upper surface other than the first region on at least one of the upper surface, the lower surface, and the end surface of each of the first and second metal parts using a plating technique, and removing the resist film, providing a resin molded body molded integrally with the lead frame with parts of a lower surface of the lead frame being exposed, in
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 23, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tanaka, Yasuo Kato, Kazuya Matsuda
  • Patent number: 11177252
    Abstract: The semiconductor device and the method of fabricating the same includes, on a surface of a semiconductor substrate 1 of a first conductivity type which is P-type or N-type, a diode element using a PN junction including a high-concentration first conductivity type impurity region 6 of the first conductivity type, a high-concentration second conductivity type impurity region 5 of a second conductivity type that is a conductivity type opposite to the first conductivity type, and an element isolation region 2 sandwiched between the high-concentration first conductivity type impurity region and the high-concentration second conductivity type impurity region, and a floating layer 3 of the second conductivity type separated from the high-concentration second conductivity type impurity region below the high-concentration second conductivity type impurity region on the semiconductor substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2021
    Assignee: LAPIS Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Tanaka, Masahiko Higashi
  • Patent number: 11170075
    Abstract: Provided is an information terminal connected to a communication terminal which is connectable to one or more other information terminals, wherein the information terminal comprises a communication unit which receives, from the communication terminal, a connection history with the other information terminals which were previously connected to the communication terminal, and a license transfer management unit which extracts an information terminal among the other information terminals that satisfies a license transfer condition based on the received connection history.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2021
    Assignee: CLARION CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi Yamaguchi, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Haruhiko Sawajiri
  • Patent number: 11165657
    Abstract: An analysis device for analyzing services on a network includes: a storage unit configured to store, maintenance information collected, from the network, at a predetermined time interval and for each of the services, application rules describing a technique for applying a plurality of types of analysis logics classified by use, and a catalog describing specifications of the analysis logics; a rule application unit configured to, upon receipt of a request related to an analysis target service, apply the maintenance information over a predetermined period of the analysis target service to the application rules; an analysis logic selection unit configured to select the analysis logics for each use based on a result of the application to the application rules; and a collaborative catalog generation unit configured to generate a collaborative catalog including a combination of the catalogs describing the specifications of the selected analysis logics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 2, 2021
    Assignee: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
    Inventors: Naoyuki Tanji, Hiroshi Kato, Hiroyuki Yazaki, Nobuo Onai, Hiroyuki Tanaka, Kensuke Takahashi, Naoki Take