Patents by Inventor Hisashi Ogawa

Hisashi Ogawa 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: 20200335941
    Abstract: An external-cavity semiconductor laser includes a semiconductor laser element containing a gallium nitride material, a first lens disposed in an optical path of light emitted from the semiconductor laser element, a wavelength selective element disposed in an optical path of light transmitted through the first lens and configured to selectively transmit light having a predetermined wavelength, a second lens disposed in an optical path of light transmitted through the wavelength selective element, an output coupler disposed in an optical path of light condensed through the second lens, and a light-transmissive protective member bonded to at least one surface of the output coupler. The second lens is configured to cause light transmitted through the second lens and incident on the output coupler to form an image on a surface of the output coupler. The protective member covers the surface of the output coupler on which the image is formed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2020
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tetsushi TAKANO, Hisashi OGAWA, Hidetoshi KATORI, Masao TAKAMOTO
  • Patent number: 10804203
    Abstract: The semiconductor device includes: a transistor having a gate electrode formed on a semiconductor substrate and first and second source/drain regions formed in portions of the semiconductor substrate on both sides of the gate electrode; a gate interconnect formed at a position opposite to the gate electrode with respect to the first source/drain region; and a first silicon-germanium layer formed on the first source/drain region to protrude above the top surface of the semiconductor substrate. The gate interconnect and the first source/drain region are connected via a local interconnect structure that includes the first silicon-germanium layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: Pannova Semic
    Inventors: Tsutomu Oosuka, Hisashi Ogawa, Yoshihiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20200316917
    Abstract: A laminated glass according to the present invention includes: a first glass plate having a rectangular shape, and including a first side and a second side opposing the first side; a second glass plate arranged opposing the first glass plate, and having substantially the same shape as the shape of the first glass plate; an intermediate film arranged between the first glass plate and the second glass plate; a first bus bar extending along an end portion closer to the first side; a second bus bar extending along an end portion closer to the second side; and a plurality of heating lines extending so as to connect the first bus bar and the second bus bar to each other, wherein at least some of the plurality of heating lines are heating lines having different lengths.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2017
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Ryohei OGAWA, Kazuki CHIBA, Hisashi OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200238662
    Abstract: A laminated glass according to the present invention includes an outer glass sheet, an inner glass sheet that is arranged opposite to the outer glass sheet and has a smaller thickness than that of the outer glass sheet, and an interlayer sandwiched between the outer glass sheet and the inner glass sheet. A transmittance with respect to light having a wavelength of 850 to 950 nm is 30 to 80%. The outer glass sheet has a thickness of 1.8 to 2.3 mm. The inner glass sheet has a thickness of 0.6 to 2.0 mm. The interlayer includes a plurality of layers including at least a core layer. The core layer has a Young's modulus of 1 to 20 MPa at a frequency of 100 Hz and a temperature of 20° C., the Young's modulus being lower than the Young's modulus of the other layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoshi KANKI, Takahiro ASAI, Hisashi OGAWA, Hisashi ASAOKA
  • Patent number: 10573508
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a surface treatment apparatus for a semiconductor substrate includes a holding unit, a first supply unit, a second supply unit, a third supply unit, a drying treatment unit, and a removal unit. The holding unit holds a semiconductor substrate with a surface having a convex pattern formed thereon. The first supply unit supplies a chemical solution to the surface of the semiconductor substrate, to perform cleaning and oxidation. The second supply unit supplies pure water to the surface of the semiconductor substrate, to rinse the semiconductor substrate. The third supply unit supplies a water repelling agent to the surface of the semiconductor substrate, to form a water repellent protective film on the surface of the convex pattern. The drying treatment unit dries the semiconductor substrate. The removal unit removes the water repellent protective film while making the convex pattern remain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Toshiba Memory Corporation
    Inventors: Tatsuhiko Koide, Shinsuke Kimura, Yoshihiro Ogawa, Hisashi Okuchi, Hiroshi Tomita
  • Publication number: 20200018954
    Abstract: The present invention provides a windshield that has a display region onto which information is projected using light emitted from a head-up display device, the windshield including an outer glass plate, an inner glass plate that is arranged opposite to the outer glass plate, and an interlayer that is arranged between the outer glass plate and the inner glass plate, wherein lattice points are defined at a pitch of no greater than 20 mm in the display region, and when wedge angles at the lattice points are measured using an interferometer with 240×240 pixels or more, a difference between the largest value and the smallest value of the wedge angles is no greater than 0.32 mrad.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2018
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Hisashi Ogawa, Ryohei Ogawa, Kunio Ando, Satoshi Kanki, Shigeo Kittaka
  • Publication number: 20200017821
    Abstract: Provided are a functional microbial material and a method for producing a fermentation product, wherein the functional microbial material and the fermentation product are environment-friendly and improve the quality of crops. The present invention relates to a microbial material and a method for producing a fermentation product wherein the microbial material and the fermentation product are obtained by fermentation of a fermentation raw material including a plant-derived raw material and an animal-derived raw material using a population of microorganisms including a plurality of species of thermophilic microorganisms, and lead to a remedy for soil and water pollution and to the inhibition of greenhouse gas generation, as well as contribute to improvements in the functionality of plants, particularly the expression of genes involved in biophylaxis and resistant to high-temperature disorder, and an increase in antioxidant components.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2019
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Inventors: Hirokuni Miyamoto, Kiroaki Kodama, Hisashi Miyamoto, Takumi Nishiuchi, Kazuto Ishikawa, Kazuo Ogawa, Toshiyuki Ito, Takuya KAMITAI, Kenshiro Oshima, Wataru Suda, Masahira Hattori
  • Publication number: 20190389429
    Abstract: Laminated glass includes: a first glass plate having a rectangular shape, and including a first side and a second side opposing the first side; a second glass plate arranged opposing the first glass plate, and having substantially the same shape as the shape of the first glass plate; and an intermediate film arranged between the first glass plate and the second glass plate, the intermediate film including: a first bus bar extending along an end portion closer to the first side; a second bus bar extending along an end portion closer to the second side; and a plurality of heating lines arranged parallel to each other so as to connect the first bus bar and the second bus bar to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 19, 2018
    Publication date: December 26, 2019
    Applicant: Nippon Sheet Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Kazuki CHIBA, Ryohei OGAWA, Hisashi OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20190381766
    Abstract: A laminated glass comprising an outer glass sheet, an inner glass sheet, and an intermediate layer between the outer and inner glass sheets. The intermediate layer has a first busbar, a second busbar, and heating wires connecting the first and second busbars, and a sheet-like substrate supporting the heating wires. The intermediate layer further comprises an adhesive layer. A distance from a centre of the wires to a surface the outer glass sheet and a distance from the centre of the wires to a surface the inner glass sheet being different; and a distance from the centre of the wires to the inside surface of the outer glass sheet and a distance from the centre of the wires to the outside surface of the inner glass sheet being different, and the adhesive layer thickness or the substrate thickness, whichever is smaller, is not more than 400 micrometres.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 19, 2018
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Applicants: Pilkington Group Limited, Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Leigh Francis MELLOR, Mark Andrew CHAMBERLAIN, Graham SIDDONS, Ryohei OGAWA, Kazuki CHIBA, Hisashi OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20190344544
    Abstract: A laminated glass according to the present invention includes an outer glass sheet, an inner glass sheet that is arranged opposite to the outer glass sheet and has a smaller thickness than that of the outer glass sheet, and an interlayer sandwiched between the outer glass sheet and the inner glass sheet. A transmittance with respect to light having a wavelength of 850 to 950 nm is 30 to 80%. The outer glass sheet has a thickness of 1.8 to 2.3 mm. The inner glass sheet has a thickness of 0.6 to 2.0 mm. The interlayer includes a plurality of layers including at least a core layer. The core layer has a Young's modulus of 1 to 20 MPa at a frequency of 100 Hz and a temperature of 20° C., the Young's modulus being lower than the Young's modulus of the other layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoshi KANKI, Takahiro ASAI, Hisashi OGAWA, Hisashi ASAOKA
  • Patent number: 10336163
    Abstract: A windshield according to the present invention is a windshield to which an information acquisition device that emits and/or receives light to acquire information from an outside of a vehicle can be attached, and that includes a glass sheet, and a mask layer that is formed on the glass sheet and blocks a visual field from the outside of the vehicle, and at least one opening is formed in the mask layer. The glass sheet and the mask layer have different heat shrinkage percentages and are molded together by being heated. The information acquisition device is configured to be capable of using the information while reducing an influence of distortion that occurs in a predetermined range from an inner peripheral edge of the opening toward a center of the opening due to the molding.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Takumitsu Sakamoto, Satoshi Kanki, Hideaki Oshima, Hisashi Ogawa
  • Publication number: 20190193530
    Abstract: The present invention provides a side glass panel to be used in a vehicle. The side glass panel includes: a rectangular first glass plate having an upper side, a lower side, a front lateral side, and a rear lateral side; a first busbar extending along a first side that is any one of the upper side, the lower side, the front lateral side, and the rear lateral side; a second busbar extending along a second side that is any one of the upper side, the lower side, the front lateral side, and the rear lateral side; and a plurality of heating wires that are arranged adjacently to each other and connect the first busbar and the second busbar. A blocking portion is configured to conceal the first busbar and the second busbar from the outside or inside of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2017
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Applicant: Nippon Sheet Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Kazuki CHIBA, Ryohei OGAWA, Hisashi OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10252492
    Abstract: A laminated glass according to the present invention includes an outer glass sheet, an inner glass sheet that is arranged opposite to the outer glass sheet and has a smaller thickness than that of the outer glass sheet, and an interlayer sandwiched between the outer glass sheet and the inner glass sheet. A transmittance with respect to light having a wavelength of 850 to 950 nm is 30 to 80%. The outer glass sheet has a thickness of 1.8 to 2.3 mm. The inner glass sheet has a thickness of 0.6 to 2.0 mm. The interlayer includes a plurality of layers including at least a core layer. The core layer has a Young's modulus of 1 to 20 MPa at a frequency of 100 Hz and a temperature of 20° C., the Young's modulus being lower than the Young's modulus of the other layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoshi Kanki, Takahiro Asai, Hisashi Ogawa, Hisashi Asaoka
  • Patent number: 10030760
    Abstract: An apparatus which can easily and reliably prevent leakage of lubricant is provided. The apparatus comprises a casing storing the lubricant at the inside and formed with a hole, a jig which can be taken out from and inserted into the inside of the casing through the hole, and a communication part provided at the jig or at the casing separate from the hole and communicating the inside of the casing with the outside. An amount of outside air corresponding to the volume which the part of the jig occupied at the inside of the casing is introduced to the inside of the casing through the communication part when that part of the jig is pulled out from the inside of the casing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2018
    Assignee: FANUC CORPORATION
    Inventor: Hisashi Ogawa
  • Publication number: 20170345760
    Abstract: The semiconductor device includes: a transistor having a gate electrode formed on a semiconductor substrate and first and second source/drain regions formed in portions of the semiconductor substrate on both sides of the gate electrode; a gate interconnect formed at a position opposite to the gate electrode with respect to the first source/drain region; and a first silicon-germanium layer formed on the first source/drain region to protrude above the top surface of the semiconductor substrate. The gate interconnect and the first source/drain region are connected via a local interconnect structure that includes the first silicon-germanium layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 17, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Inventors: Tsutomu Oosuka, Hisashi Ogawa, Yoshihiro Sato
  • Patent number: 9802390
    Abstract: Cracking of a laminated glass assembly having a device encapsulated therein during the manufacturing process is prevented. The laminated glass assembly includes a first and a second glass sheet; a first, a second and a third intermediate film interposed between the first and second glass sheets, in that order; an organic EL panel interposed between the first and second intermediate films and provided with a terminal member; and a first wiring member consisting of a metallic thin strip connected to the terminal member in a thickness-wise direction via a first solder; wherein at least one of the two glass sheets has a thickness of 1.0 mm to 1.6 mm; and at a connecting portion of the terminal member, the first solder and the first wiring member, the first wiring member has a thickness of 0.05 mm to 0.10 mm and a width of 3 mm to 15 mm, and the first solder has a thickness of 0.01 mm to 0.20 mm; and a total thickness of the terminal member, the first solder and the first wiring member is 0.16 mm to 0.40 mm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignees: Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd., Pilkington Group Limited
    Inventors: Hisashi Ogawa, Hisashi Asaoka, Mark A. Chamberlain
  • Patent number: 9780039
    Abstract: The semiconductor device includes: a transistor having a gate electrode formed on a semiconductor substrate and first and second source/drain regions formed in portions of the semiconductor substrate on both sides of the gate electrode; a gate interconnect formed at a position opposite to the gate electrode with respect to the first source/drain region; and a first silicon-germanium layer formed on the first source/drain region to protrude above the top surface of the semiconductor substrate. The gate interconnect and the first source/drain region are connected via a local interconnect structure that includes the first silicon-germanium layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: PANNOVA SEMIC, LLC
    Inventors: Tsutomu Oosuka, Hisashi Ogawa, Yoshihiro Sato
  • Publication number: 20170050415
    Abstract: A laminated glass according to the present invention includes an outer glass sheet, an inner glass sheet that is arranged opposite to the outer glass sheet and has a smaller thickness than that of the outer glass sheet, and an interlayer sandwiched between the outer glass sheet and the inner glass sheet. A transmittance with respect to light having a wavelength of 850 to 950 nm is 30 to 80%. The outer glass sheet has a thickness of 1.8 to 2.3 mm. The inner glass sheet has a thickness of 0.6 to 2.0 mm. The interlayer includes a plurality of layers including at least a core layer. The core layer has a Young's modulus of 1 to 20 MPa at a frequency of 100 Hz and a temperature of 20° C., the Young's modulus being lower than the Young's modulus of the other layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2015
    Publication date: February 23, 2017
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoshi KANKI, Takahiro ASAI, Hisashi OGAWA, Hisashi ASAOKA
  • Publication number: 20170015180
    Abstract: A windshield according to the present invention is a windshield to which an information acquisition device that emits and/or receives light to acquire information from an outside of a vehicle can be attached, and that includes a glass sheet, and a mask layer that is formed on the glass sheet and blocks a visual field from the outside of the vehicle, and at least one opening is formed in the mask layer. The glass sheet and the mask layer have different heat shrinkage percentages and are molded together by being heated. The information acquisition device is configured to be capable of using the information while reducing an influence of distortion that occurs in a predetermined range from an inner peripheral edge of the opening toward a center of the opening due to the molding.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2015
    Publication date: January 19, 2017
    Applicant: NIPPON SHEET GLASS COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Takumitsu SAKAMOTO, Satoshi KANKI, Hideaki OSHIMA, Hisashi OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20160265648
    Abstract: An apparatus which can easily and reliably prevent leakage of lubricant is provided. The apparatus comprises a casing storing the lubricant at the inside and formed with a hole, a jig which can be taken out from and inserted into the inside of the casing through the hole, and a communication part provided at the jig or at the casing separate from the hole and communicating the inside of the casing with the outside. An amount of outside air corresponding to the volume which the part of the jig occupied at the inside of the casing is introduced to the inside of the casing through the communication part when that part of the jig is pulled out from the inside of the casing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Publication date: September 15, 2016
    Applicant: FANUC CORPORATION
    Inventor: Hisashi Ogawa