Patents by Inventor Jun Watanabe

Jun Watanabe 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: 20200218154
    Abstract: The present invention is a resist composition comprises a polymer compound having one or two repeating units selected from repeating units represented by the following general formulae (p-1), (p-2) and (p-3), a repeating unit represented by the following formula (a-1) and the formula (a-2) polarities of which are changed by an action of an acid, and a repeating unit represented by the following formula (b-1); a salt represented by the following general formula (B); and a solvent, wherein a difference of a C log P of the repeating unit (a-1) before and after changing the polarity is 3.0 to 4.5, and a difference of a C log P of the repeating unit (a-2) before and after changing the polarity is 2.5 to 3.2. This provides a resist composition which has high sensitivity, wide DOF and high resolution, reduces LER, LWR and CDU, and has good pattern shape after exposure and excellent etching resistance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 30, 2019
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicant: SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeshi SASAMI, Kenji YAMADA, Jun HATAKEYAMA, Satoshi WATANABE
  • Publication number: 20200209011
    Abstract: A vehicle system includes an area indicator that specifies an operation area of an autonomous vehicle, a discriminator that discriminates a user with respect to the autonomous vehicle, and a use permitter that allows a user discriminated to be a user who is able to use the autonomous vehicle by the discriminator to occupy and use at least a portion of the autonomous vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventors: Shun Iwasaki, Takafumi Hirose, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Jun Ito, Rie Fukushima, Hisakazu Yamane, Masaaki Onoda
  • Publication number: 20200207898
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a composition having flexibility.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventors: Soichiro NAKANISHI, Takuya NARUTOMI, Kyoichi INOUE, Shigeru SUZUKI, Jun WATANABE
  • Patent number: 10696779
    Abstract: The present invention provides a silicon-containing compound shown by the following formula (1): wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, and R6 each independently represent a linear, branched, or cyclic alkyl group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms, a phenyl group, a 3,3,3-trifluoropropyl group, or a group shown by —(OSiR7R8)n—OSiR9R10R11; R7, R8, R9, R10, and R11 have the same meanings as R1 to R6; “n” is an integer in the range of 0 to 100; and “A” represents a linear or branched alkylene group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms. This provides a stretchable film that has excellent stretchability and strength, with the film surface having excellent repellency, and a method for forming the same; as well as a urethane resin used for the stretchable film; and a silicon-containing compound to be a material of the urethane resin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jun Hatakeyama, Yuji Harada, Shiori Nonaka, Ryo Mitsui, Osamu Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10695554
    Abstract: The present invention provides a bio-electrode composition capable of forming a living body contact layer for a bio-electrode that is excellent in conductivity and biocompatibility, is light-weight, can be manufactured at low cost, and can control significant reduction in conductivity even though the bio-electrode is soaked in water or dried. The present invention is accomplished by a bio-electrode composition including an (A) ionic material and a (B) resin other than the component (A), in which the component (A) has both a repeating unit “a” of a lithium salt, a sodium salt, a potassium salt, or an ammonium salt of sulfonamide including a partial structure represented by the following general formula (1) and a repeating unit “b” having a silicon atom, —R1—C(?O)—N?—SO2—Rf1M+??(1).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jun Hatakeyama, Motoaki Iwabuchi, Osamu Watanabe, Takayuki Fujiwara, Yasuyoshi Kuroda
  • Publication number: 20200203709
    Abstract: A non-aqueous electrolyte solution battery includes a positive electrode containing manganese dioxide and a carbon material; a negative electrode including one of lithium and a lithium alloy; a non-aqueous electrolyte solution; and a container configured to accommodate the positive electrode, the negative electrode, and the non-aqueous electrolyte solution. In a spectrum that is measured by performing Raman spectroscopic analysis with respect to the positive electrode by using argon laser at a wavelength of 514.5 nm, an average value of peak intensity ratios ID/IG of an intensity ID of a peak appearing in the vicinity of 1330 cm?1 to an intensity IG of a peak appearing in the vicinity of 1580 cm?1 satisfies a relationship of 0.5?ID/IG?1.3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Kohei WATANABE, Jun YAGISAWA, Miho SUZUKI, Kaoru YABUKI, Koji HARADA, Yushin ENDO
  • Patent number: 10689354
    Abstract: A compound, represented by the following formula or a medically acceptable salt thereof, having an effect of regulating the activity of an androgen receptor. In the formula, X represents S, O; Z represents (Ra)n-A-(CR13R14)0-1—(CR11R12)0-1; A represents aryl, heteroaryl; R1 represents alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, alkoxyalkyl, aryl, arylalkyl, heterocycle, heterocyclic alkyl; R2 represents hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, cycloalkyl, phenyl; R3 represents hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkoxyalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, cycloalkenyl, aryl, arylalkyl, heterocycle, heterocyclic alkyl, acyl, cycloalkylcarbonyl, benzoyl, spiroalkyl, adamantyl, silyl, R31R32NCO—; R4 and R5 represent hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, phenyl, and cycloalkyl.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: Teijin Pharma Limited
    Inventors: Shinnosuke Hosoda, Gen Unoki, Hidekazu Watanabe, Kosuke Sasaki, Jun Shibata, Emi Yokoyama, Kyohei Horie, Kenichiro Takagi
  • Patent number: 10684691
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a gesture detection supporting system for an X-ray diagnosis includes memory circuitry, a sensor, processing circuitry and an attaching instrument. The memory circuitry stores an operation content of an X-ray diagnostic apparatus. The operation content is related to a gesture by a user. The sensor senses a gesture. The processing circuitry detects the gesture, based on an output from the sensor; acquire the operation content of the X-ray diagnostic apparatus, from the memory circuitry, based on a detection result of the gesture; and output operation information to the X-ray diagnostic apparatus, based on the operation content. The attaching instrument attaches the sensor to a ceiling of an examination room, an arm for driving an X-ray tube and an X-ray detector, an intravenous drip stand, an injector of a contrast agent, an X-ray protective board and/or a display for displaying an X-ray image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Canon Medical Systems Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshiyasu Hayashi, Yuichiro Watanabe, Jun Sakakibara, Ko Fuchigami, Yusuke Kanno, Masaki Akiyama
  • Patent number: 10675859
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a curved surface screen printing apparatus performing printing on a surface to be printed of a base material having a curved surface, including: a screen plate formed with a pattern and arranged above the base material; a squeegee which is disposed above the screen plate and applies an ink to the surface to be printed of the base material through the screen plate; and a base material moving mechanism which moves the base material along a vertical plane and is capable of swinging the base material with respect to an axis orthogonal to the vertical plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Jun Ito, Tomoya Watanabe, Hidenobu Watanabe
  • Publication number: 20200175432
    Abstract: A travel schedule determining device includes: an acquirer that acquires schedule information of a plurality of users and attribute information indicating a mutual relationship between some users out of the plurality of users; and a determiner that determines a travel schedule of an automated-driving vehicle on the basis of the information acquired by the acquirer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Shun Iwasaki, Takafumi Hirose, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Jun Ito, Rie Fukushima, Hisakazu Yamane, Masaaki Onoda
  • Publication number: 20200169705
    Abstract: A vehicle includes an automated driving controller configured to execute automated driving of a vehicle and an environment provider configured to provide an interior of the vehicle with state information indicating a state of external equipment operable using an operation interface in the interior of the vehicle when the vehicle travels or stops, the external equipment being external equipment outside the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Shun Iwasaki, Takafumi Hirose, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Jun Ito, Rie Fukushima, Hisakazu Yamane, Masaaki Onoda
  • Publication number: 20200164702
    Abstract: A pneumatic tire in accordance with the present disclosure comprises a first sound damper fixed to a tire inner surface and being made of a sponge material; a second sound damper disposed on an inner-tire space side of the first sound damper, and being made of a sponge material; and a sensor retained to at least the first sound damper, the sensor being configured to detect a displacement of the tire inner surface or a physical quantity calculable based on the displacement of the tire inner surface, wherein the first sound damper has a hardness greater than a hardness of the second sound damper.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Applicant: BRIDGESTONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masanao SHIBATA, Jun WATANABE, Shin SUKEGAWA, Takayuki OHARA, Suguru YAMAGUCHI, Hiroki HORI, Sho MITSUDA
  • Publication number: 20200159251
    Abstract: A vehicle includes a communicator configured to receive driving information from a management server, a controller configured to drive the vehicle on the basis of the driving information from the communicator, a manager configured to manage a compartment of the vehicle in which a service user receives a service from a service provider, and an interface set up in association with service-related information provided by the service provider and the compartment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Shun Iwasaki, Hisao Asaumi, Kentaro Ishisaka, Izumi Kondo, Satoshi Koike, Tomohisa Manabe, Yo Ito, Yuki Hayashi, Yuji Yasui, Shion Tokunaga, Nobuyuki Watanabe, Kazuki Nishioka, Yudai Hirohata, Hisakazu Yamane, Takayuki Shimoyamada, Kovi Ahego, Liyan Liu, Hirotaka Uchitomi, Masashi Yuki, Takafumi Hirose, Jun Ito, Rie Fukushima, Masaaki Onoda, Christopher Lang
  • Publication number: 20200158701
    Abstract: In an LC/MS/MS analysis: injecting a sample into a passage leading to a column group provided in a liquid chromatograph, the column group including a plurality of columns serially connected to each other and packed with different kinds of packing materials; supplying an eluant to one or a plurality of columns including a column located most downstream, to separate a portion of the target components in the sample in the one or plurality of columns, and sequentially elute those components from the most downstream column to perform mass spectrometry; and supplying a different eluant to one or a plurality of columns including the most downstream column, to separate at least a portion of the target components which stayed uneluted in the one or plurality of columns in the first analysis step, and sequentially elute those components from the most downstream column to perform mass spectrometry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2017
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicants: SHIMADZU CORPORATION, National Institute for Environmental Studies
    Inventors: Toshikazu MINOHATA, Jun WATANABE, Shoji NAKAYAMA
  • Publication number: 20200156364
    Abstract: Provided is a printing plate, containing: a screen plate having an opening pattern; and, a frame body to which the screen plate is fixed, in which the screen plate includes at least one curved part and is relatively movably fixed to the frame body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: AGC Inc.
    Inventors: Jun Ito, Hidenobu Watanabe, Nobuyuki Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10653922
    Abstract: In a multi-piece solid golf ball having a core, a cover and an intermediate layer therebetween, the core, an intermediate layer-encased sphere and the ball have surface hardnesses which satisfy a specific relationship, and the intermediate layer and the cover have thicknesses which satisfy a specific relationship. Also, the core has a hardness profile in which the hardnesses at the core surface, core center, a position 5 mm from the core center, and a position midway between the surface and center of the core satisfy specific relationships. This golf ball, when used by mid- and high-level amateurs, enables the golfer to maintain an adequate distance on shots with a driver and achieve a good distance on iron shots, has a good spin performance on approach shots and has a good feel on impact. In addition, the ball has an excellent scuff resistance when struck with a grooved wedge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: Bridgestone Sports Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideo Watanabe, Akira Kimura, Jun Shindo
  • Patent number: 10647401
    Abstract: A boat includes: a propulsion device configured to generate propulsion force for a vessel body from driving force from an engine; a detection unit configured to detect a current position, a bow direction, and a movement speed of the vessel body; a steering device configured to change a cruising direction of the vessel body; a steering sensor configured to detect an operation amount of the steering device; and a control device that is connected to the propulsion device, the detection unit, and the steering sensor, and is configured to acquire an operating status of the propulsion device and a detection result obtained by the detection unit and the steering sensor, and to control the propulsion device based on the detection result. The control device executes a turning operation with the propulsion device, when the operation amount of the steering device detected by the steering sensor exceeds a threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: YANMAR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Gakuji Tamura, Jun Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10646140
    Abstract: A risk-of-falling determination apparatus includes a walk information obtainer that obtains walk information of a user, a myoelectric sensor that measures a first myoelectric potential difference on an anterior surface of a thigh of the user and a second myoelectric potential difference on a posterior surface of the thigh, a control circuit that identifies an interval of a stance phase by using the walk information, calculates a degree of co-contraction at a corresponding leg of the user on the basis of the first and second myoelectric potential differences for the stance phase, and determines whether the degree of co-contraction is greater than or equal to a first threshold, and an outputter that outputs a signal indicating that the user has a high risk of falling if the degree of co-contraction is greater than or equal to the first threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Panasonic Intellectual Properly Management Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Souksakhone Bounyong, Shinobu Adachi, Jun Ozawa, Misaka Kimura, Yuya Watanabe, Keiichi Yokoyama
  • Publication number: 20200139768
    Abstract: A tire includes a pair of bead portions, a pair of sidewall portions arranged at an outer side in a tire radial direction of the bead portions and a tread portion arranged between the sidewall portions, and a reinforcing rubber layer is provided to the sidewall portions. The reinforcing rubber layer extends over at least a part of the tread portion from the sidewall portions. The tire further includes a sound control layer which covers at least a part of an inner circumferential surface of the tire. The sound control layer is not laminated on the reinforcing rubber layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicant: BRIDGESTONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masanao SHIBATA, Jun WATANABE, Shin SUKEGAWA, Takayuki OHARA, Suguru YAMAGUCHI, Hiroki HORI, Sho MITSUDA
  • Patent number: 10640677
    Abstract: A coating agent contains a particulate fluorocarbon polymer, an acid-modified polyolefin, a urethane resin, and a curing agent. The present invention provides a coating agent capable of forming a coat with high wear resistance under high contact pressure and high temperature conditions, a surface-coated elastic body obtained using the same, and a surface-coated rubber metal laminate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: NICHIAS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun Tachiki, Tomokazu Watanabe, Hideharu Aoyagi