Patents by Inventor Junichi Kinoshita

Junichi Kinoshita 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: 20200353532
    Abstract: A fin manufacturing apparatus includes: a progressive pressing device that forms, by forming in a metal plate having thermal conductivity a plurality of openings for tube-insertion and a plurality of slits while leaving uncut portions, strips that each have openings along a longitudinal direction of the strip and are partially coupled to each other in a width direction; an inter-row cutting device that separates, by cutting the portions via which the strips are coupled to each other, the strips such that each strip has a width of the fin; a cutoff device that cuts the separated strips to a predetermined length; and a guiding device between the inter-row cutting device and an inter-row slit device that guides and supplies, to the inter-row cutting device, the strips that are partially coupled to each other in the width direction, are arranged in the width direction, and are conveyed in the longitudinal direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2018
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Atsushi TERANO, Nobuaki MIYAKE, Tomohiko TAKAHASHI, Fumihiko KUSANO, Kazuyoshi TAKAYAMA, Hiroshi KINOSHITA, Junichi ONO, Takuya OGURA
  • Patent number: 10823348
    Abstract: There is provided with a lighting apparatus. An elongated first light emission unit and an elongated second light emission unit each extend in a longer side direction and a shorter side direction. The first light emission unit and the second light emission unit have respective end portions in the longer side direction that are connected to each other via a restricting mechanism having a shape that restricts relative movement of the first and second light emission units in the shorter side direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: CANON COMPONENTS, INC.
    Inventors: Junya Kinoshita, Junichi Kato
  • Patent number: 10768608
    Abstract: A controlling device includes: controlling sections configured to control respective of a plurality of devices; and a master controlling section configured to determine, by referring to information obtained from one of the plurality of devices, a control matter concerning another one of the plurality of devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shinichiro Kinoshita, Junichi Shirakawa, Tetsuji Kimura, Shunsuke Yajima
  • Patent number: 10675757
    Abstract: A device for positioning a processing tool: a processing tool for processing the to-be-processed workpiece's surface while pressing the surface to be processed; a movement mechanism able to displace processing tool's distal end in a first direction orthogonal to the surface to be processed and/or a second direction parallel with the surface to be processed; a force sensor able to detect a force in the first and second direction applied to the processing tool's distal end pressed onto the surface to be processed; and a control device for executing a correction step for controlling the movement mechanism so the surface to be processed is pressed while the distal end's position of the processing tool is aligned with a processing reference position on the surface to be processed, and correcting the processing tool's position so that the force in the second direction is within a specific value or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: KAWASAKI JUKOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Tomohiro Kinoshita, Jun Fujimori, Yuhei Horiuchi, Kazunori Hara, Junichi Tamura, Satoshi Suzuki
  • Patent number: 10667739
    Abstract: An olfactory examination apparatus includes: an odor generating unit having an odorant generating mechanism that stores an odorant and generates an odorous gas having a defined concentration or an defined intensity and an odorless gas generating mechanism; a gas supply unit configured to alternately supply an odorous gas or an odorless gas having a defined concentration or a defined intensity of the odor from the odorant generating mechanism and the odorless gas generating mechanism to an examinee through an odor presentation mechanism placed on a nostril portion of the examinee, and a reply unit that allows the examinee to express an answer when smelling the odorant in order to examine an olfactory function.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: Shimadzu Corporation
    Inventors: Takanori Mochizuki, Junichi Kita, Motoo Kinoshita
  • Patent number: 10636542
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a lead wire having a conductor that is hardly pulled out from the lead wire during the peeling process or the like while being formed of carbon fibers. In the present invention, a belt-shaped conductor formed of a plurality of carbon fibers are included in a lead wire having a circular cross section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: TATSUTA Electric Wire & Cable Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kiyotaka Urashita, Junichi Kinoshita, Nobuhiro Fujio, Syoji Nakazono, Keiichiro Hirose
  • Publication number: 20200083078
    Abstract: A substrate processing apparatus includes: a carrier storage rack configured to place and store a carrier that accommodates a substrate; a gas supply configured to supply an inert gas into the carrier placed on the carrier storage rack; and a controller configured to control whether to supply the inert gas into the carrier based on at least one of carrier information and substrate information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Inventors: Moriyoshi Kinoshita, Yuji Sasaki, Junichi Sato, Takashi Asakawa
  • Patent number: 10393763
    Abstract: An odor discriminating apparatus includes: a measurement chamber including multiple pieces of odor sensors; a gas introducer for introducing a sample gas into the measurement chamber; concentration adjuster for diluting or condensing the sample gas before introducing the sample gas into the measurement chamber; a vector length computation unit for plotting, in a multidimensional space formed by axes corresponding to detection signals generated by each piece of odor sensors, a measurement point representing a measurement result of the sample gas and for computing a vector length of an odor vector directed from an origin of the multidimensional space to the measurement point; and a controller for feedback-controlling the concentration adjuster so that the vector length computed by the vector length computation unit reaches a predetermined target value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: Shimadzu Co.
    Inventors: Junichi Kita, Motoo Kinoshita, Hisamitsu Akamaru, Masayuki Okada
  • Patent number: 10340399
    Abstract: Provided is an optical device in which an Si cap layer is provided on a Ge layer, and which is capable of effectively reducing dark current, while having a good effect on prevention of production line contamination by Ge. One embodiment of the optical device according to the present invention is provided with: a semiconductor layer which contains Ge and has a (001) surface and a facet surface between the (001) surface and a (110) surface; and a cap layer which is formed from Si, and which is formed on the (001) surface and the facet surface of the semiconductor layer. The ratio of the film thickness of the cap layer on the facet surface to the film thickness of the cap layer on the (001) surface is 0.4 or more; and the film thickness of the cap layer on the (001) surface is from 9 nm to 30 nm (inclusive).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: PHOTONICS ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH ASSOCIATION
    Inventors: Shigekazu Okumura, Tohru Mogami, Keizo Kinoshita, Tsuyoshi Horikawa, Junichi Fujikata
  • Patent number: 10317049
    Abstract: A light irradiation device includes a plurality of light-emitting portions that emit light by being supplied with a current. The light-emitting portions each have a first power supply terminal, and a second power supply terminal; a plurality of light-emitting elements; and a wiring pattern. The wiring pattern has a first wiring region and a second wiring region. Two of the light-emitting portions that are disposed adjacent to each other are disposed such that the space between the respective first wiring regions or the space between the respective second wiring regions is smaller than the space between the first wiring region of one of the light-emitting portions and the second wiring region of the other of the light-emitting portions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: USHIO DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Takahiro Inoue, Takeo Matsushima, Toshihiro Nakajima, Junichi Kinoshita, Kenji Ishida
  • Publication number: 20190122787
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a lead wire having a conductor that is hardly pulled out from the lead wire during the peeling process or the like while being formed of carbon fibers. In the present invention, a belt-shaped conductor formed of a plurality of carbon fibers are included in a lead wire having a circular cross section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2018
    Publication date: April 25, 2019
    Inventors: Kiyotaka Urashita, Junichi Kinoshita, Nobuhiro Fujio, Syoji Nakazono, Keiichiro Hirose
  • Publication number: 20180372308
    Abstract: This light irradiation device has a plurality of light emitting units that emit light when current is supplied. Each of the plurality of light emitting units has a first feeding terminal indicating anode polarity, a second feeding terminal indicating cathode polarity, a plurality of light emitting elements, and a wiring pattern. The wiring pattern has a first wiring area located between the first feeding terminal and a light emitting element arranged in a position electrically the closest to the first feeding terminal, and a second wiring area located between the second feeding terminal and a light emitting element arranged in a position electrically the closest to the second feeding terminal. In two adjacently arranged light emitting units out of the plurality of light emitting units, first wiring areas or second wiring areas are arranged with an interval narrower than an interval between the first wiring area of one light emitting unit and the second wiring area of the other light emitting unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2016
    Publication date: December 27, 2018
    Applicant: USHIO DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Takahiro INOUE, Takeo MATSUSHIMA, Toshihiro NAKAJIMA, Junichi KINOSHITA, Kenji ISHIDA
  • Patent number: 10023343
    Abstract: An automatic taking-out device is configured by providing a package holding unit that holds the package; a cutting unit that cuts the two packaging sheet materials of the package in a held state in two cutting spots that are respectively present between the joining portions and the contents and that face each other with the contents therebetween; a pair of suction units that respectively suction and hold the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots; a driving unit that moves at least one of the suction units in a direction separated from the contents; and an inclining unit that inclines the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots and the contents in a state where a positional deviation in an up-down direction occurs with respect to the two cutting spots, and drops the contents out of the two packaging sheet materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2018
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Shinichi Aya, Junichi Kinoshita
  • Publication number: 20180118399
    Abstract: An automatic taking-out device is configured by providing a package holding unit that holds the package; a cutting unit that cuts the two packaging sheet materials of the package in a held state in two cutting spots that are respectively present between the joining portions and the contents and that face each other with the contents therebetween; a pair of suction units that respectively suction and hold the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots; a driving unit that moves at least one of the suction units in a direction separated from the contents; and an inclining unit that inclines the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots and the contents in a state where a positional deviation in an up-down direction occurs with respect to the two cutting spots, and drops the contents out of the two packaging sheet materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2017
    Publication date: May 3, 2018
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Shinichi AYA, Junichi KINOSHITA
  • Patent number: 9902520
    Abstract: An automatic taking-out device is configured by providing a package holding unit that holds the package; a cutting unit that cuts the two packaging sheet materials of the package in a held state in two cutting spots that are respectively present between the joining portions and the contents and that face each other with the contents therebetween; a pair of suction units that respectively suction and hold the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots; a driving unit that moves at least one of the suction units in a direction separated from the contents; and an inclining unit that inclines the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots and the contents in a state where a positional deviation in an up-down direction occurs with respect to the two cutting spots, and drops the contents out of the two packaging sheet materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Shinichi Aya, Junichi Kinoshita
  • Publication number: 20150314903
    Abstract: An automatic taking-out device is configured by providing a package holding unit that holds the package; a cutting unit that cuts the two packaging sheet materials of the package in a held state in two cutting spots that are respectively present between the joining portions and the contents and that face each other with the contents therebetween; a pair of suction units that respectively suction and hold the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots; a driving unit that moves at least one of the suction units in a direction separated from the contents; and an inclining unit that inclines the two packaging sheet materials inside the two cutting spots and the contents in a state where a positional deviation in an up-down direction occurs with respect to the two cutting spots, and drops the contents out of the two packaging sheet materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2015
    Publication date: November 5, 2015
    Applicant: FUJIFILM CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinichi AYA, Junichi KINOSHITA
  • Publication number: 20140353696
    Abstract: A solid state lighting device includes a first solid state light-emitting element configured to emit first light having a first light emission spectrum having width smaller than 5 nm in a visible light wavelength region; a second solid state light-emitting element configured to emit second light having a second light emission spectrum having width smaller than 5 nm and a peak wavelength larger than a peak wavelength of the first light by 5 nm or more in the visible light wavelength region, and a plurality of first light-emitting elements for wavelength complement configured to respectively emit lights having light emission spectra having width smaller than 5 nm. A third light emission spectrum of third light, which is a set of the lights from the plurality of first light-emitting elements for complement, complements a region between the first light emission spectrum and the second light emission spectrum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2013
    Publication date: December 4, 2014
    Applicant: Toshiba Lighting & Technology Corporation
    Inventors: Junichi Kinoshita, Yoshihisa Ikeda
  • Patent number: 8897334
    Abstract: A light emitting device includes first and second electrodes, a semiconductor laser element, a bonding wire, a transparent frame section, and a lid section. The first electrode includes a convex section, a bottom surface surrounding the convex section, and a first surface. The second electrode includes a first surface opposed to the bottom surface of the first electrode and a second surface. The second electrode includes an opening section and a step section receding toward the first surface from the second surface. The semiconductor laser element is provided on the convex section and includes a light-emitting layer. The bonding wire is capable of electrically connecting the semiconductor laser element and the step section. The transparent frame section surrounds the convex section and is bonded to the bottom surface and the first surface of the second electrode. The lid section is bonded to the second surface of the second electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 25, 2014
    Assignee: Toshiba Lighting & Technology Corporation
    Inventors: Yuji Takeda, Junichi Kinoshita
  • Publication number: 20140226689
    Abstract: A light emitting device includes first and second electrodes, a semiconductor laser element, a bonding wire, a transparent frame section, and a lid section. The first electrode includes a convex section, a bottom surface surrounding the convex section, and a first surface. The second electrode includes a first surface opposed to the bottom surface of the first electrode and a second surface. The second electrode includes an opening section and a step section receding toward the first surface from the second surface. The semiconductor laser element is provided on the convex section and includes a light-emitting layer. The bonding wire is capable of electrically connecting the semiconductor laser element and the step section. The transparent frame section surrounds the convex section and is bonded to the bottom surface and the first surface of the second electrode. The lid section is bonded to the second surface of the second electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: TOSHIBA LIGHTING & TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuji Takeda, Junichi Kinoshita
  • Patent number: 8419251
    Abstract: A light emitting device includes: a light emitting element; a substrate including a groove-like light guide extending along a first direction, emission light emitted from the light emitting element and introduced into the light guide being reflected by an inner wall surface of the light guide, spreading along the first direction, and being turned into upward light directed upward above the substrate; and a lens provided above the light guide and configured to collect the upward light and control light distribution characteristic in a plane generally perpendicular to the first direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2013
    Assignees: Harison Toshiba Lighting Corp., Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventor: Junichi Kinoshita