Patents by Inventor Junichi Ogawa

Junichi 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: 20200341319
    Abstract: A liquid crystal display device includes a first substrate, a second substrate, and a liquid crystal layer supported between the first substrate and the second substrate, wherein the first substrate includes a main spacer and a sub-spacer protruding toward the liquid crystal layer, a height of the main spacer is greater than a height of the sub-spacer, the second substrate includes, on a surface facing the liquid crystal layer, an alignment film, a main pedestal portion that comes into contact with the main spacer, and a sub-pedestal portion opposite the sub-spacer, an area of a top portion of the main pedestal portion is greater than an area of a top portion of the main spacer, and an area of a top portion of the sub-pedestal portion is less than an area of a top portion of the sub-spacer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Inventors: JUNICHI MORINAGA, SHINGO KAMITANI, KATSUYA OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200328441
    Abstract: A fuel cell system includes a fuel cell, a plurality of power consuming devices, a secondary battery, a charge-discharge amount sensor, and a controller configured to control operations of the plurality of power consuming devices. An identification section of the controller is configured to execute a variation process of varying the operation command value of one of the plurality of power consuming devices and, in a second case where an absolute value of a difference between an amount of change in the actual amount of charge and discharge and an amount of change in the estimated amount of charge and discharge before and after execution of the variation process is greater than a second threshold, identify the power consuming device, for which the operation command value is varied, as the device to be identified.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Tatsuya FUKAMI, Junichi MATSUO, Tomoya OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10773154
    Abstract: At least one processor of a game control device is configured to: display an object on a display region, in a game in which the object is moved in accordance with an operation of a user on a touch panel; set a first region of the display region as an operation region; move the object based on the operation of the user on the operation region; and change the operation region to a second region, in which the object is prevented from being arranged at an edge portion of the second region, in a predetermined game situation, which is one of a situation in which at least a part of the object is outside the first region and a situation in which the object is arranged at an edge portion of the first region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masaki Nakamura, Yuji Fujishiro, Kenta Ogawa, Yugo Kishino, Kei Masuda, Junichi Taya, Hideto Nishiyama, Taku Hamasaki
  • Publication number: 20200266046
    Abstract: A mass spectrometer includes: a vacuum chamber; and an ion trap and a surface emission-type electron emissive element, the ion trap and the surface emission-type electron emissive element being disposed inside the vacuum chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Applicant: SHIMADZU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Osamu FURUHASHI, Junichi TANIGUCHI, Kiyoshi OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10739231
    Abstract: A data measuring device includes a communicating part capable of communicating with a plurality of numerical control devices which control a plurality of machine tools through communication cables, a physical data measuring part which measures physical data relating to operations of drive shafts of the machine tools corresponding to the numerical control devices which communicate with the communicating part through such numerical control devices, and a destination determining part which successively determines a numerical control device which should be the destination of the communicating part. The communicating part successively switches the destination so as to communicate with the numerical control device which should be the destination determined by the destination determining part, when the physical data measuring part measures the physical data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2020
    Assignee: FANUC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hajime Ogawa, Junichi Tezuka
  • Publication number: 20200248315
    Abstract: A laser clad layer forming method includes a partitioning process of partitioning a formation-scheduled portion for a laser clad layer on a peripheral surface of a workpiece into areas; a phase determining process of holding the workpiece such that an axial direction thereof is horizontal and determining a phase of the workpiece such that a direction of a normal to the peripheral surface of the workpiece in one area is within a predetermined angle range with respect to a vertical upward direction; and a forming process of irradiating a powder with a laser beam while supplying the powder to the one area in a state in which the phase of the workpiece is determined and melting the powder to form a bead. The laser clad layer is formed by repeating the phase determining process and the forming process on the areas to form the beads in the whole formation-scheduled portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicant: JTEKT CORPORATION
    Inventors: Fumiki OGAWA, Takuya KITO, Junichi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10725874
    Abstract: A second connection control device includes a processor. The processor receives a reception notification that notifies that a first connection control device has received a first connection request from a first main control device. The first connection request requests to establish a first connection with a first storage device via a first communication route through the first connection control device. The processor transmits a third connection request to the first storage device upon receiving the reception notification. The third connection request requests to establish a third connection with the first storage device. The processor transmits a success notification to the first main control device upon receiving a second connection request after the third connection is established. The success notification indicates that a second connection is established. The second connection request requests to establish the second connection with the first storage device via a second communication route.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventor: Junichi Ogawa
  • Publication number: 20200215270
    Abstract: A plunger assembly of a drug solution dosage device includes a feed screw including a male thread portion and an extending portion, a first plunger including a first female thread portion, a second plunger including a nut accommodating portion, a nut member including a second female thread portion, and a base portion that guides the second plunger. A nut accommodating portion accommodates the nut member so that the nut member is non-rotatable and movable in the axial direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2020
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicant: TERUMO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Junichi OGAWA, Akira KONDO, Ruriko IIBUCHI
  • Patent number: 10702653
    Abstract: A syringe holder includes: a barrel body that holds a syringe; a holder opening; deformation promoting portions; and radial movement-restricting portions. The radial movement-restricting portions are provided close to the deformation promoting portions. Being brought into contact with first portions, the radial movement-restricting portions restrict the syringe from moving in a radial direction with respect to the barrel body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: TERUMO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Junichi Ogawa, Yoichiro Iwase, Kazunori Koiwai
  • Publication number: 20200167007
    Abstract: The present invention is intended to realize character string input using two or more devices by an efficient technique. A character string input system includes a first information processing apparatus and a second information processing apparatus. The first information processing apparatus acquires an operation done on a first input device and acquires a first character string on the basis of the acquired operation. The second information processing apparatus acquires an operation done on a second input device and acquires a second character string on the basis of the acquired operation. The first information processing apparatus outputs an input character string on the basis of the first character string acquired by the time input of the second character string is started by use of the second input device and the second character string.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2020
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Masanori NOMURA, Tomohiro OGAWA, Satoru MATSUDA, Takenori OSHIMA, Junichi NAOI
  • Patent number: 10663814
    Abstract: A liquid crystal panel includes pixel electrodes and a common electrode. The common electrode is disposed to overlap the pixel electrodes. A wire is connected to the common electrode. The common electrode includes a first region and a second region. The first region includes first openings. The second region includes second openings. The second region is located farther away from a point of connection with the wire than the first region. The second openings are smaller in area than the first openings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Szu-Chi Huang, Junichi Morinaga, Katsuya Ogawa
  • Patent number: 10656826
    Abstract: An imaging apparatus includes a first detecting unit configured to detect the trajectory of a first touch operation which is a touch operation which is performed while contact with a touch panel is kept, a setting unit configured to set a touch operation area having a shape according to the trajectory of the first touch operation detected, a second detecting unit configured to detect a second touch operation which is a touch operation on the set touch operation area, and an output control unit 10e configured to control content output on the basis of the detected second touch operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hideaki Matsuda, Masahiro Oda, Koki Dobashi, Junichi Hato, Shogo Hashimoto, Hiroyuki Kato, Hiroyoshi Ogawa, Ryo Okumura
  • Publication number: 20200124963
    Abstract: An actinic ray-sensitive or radiation-sensitive resin composition includes a resin having a group represented by General Formula (1) and a compound that generates an acid upon irradiation with actinic rays or radiation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Akihiro KANEKO, Junichi Ito, Takashi Kawashima, Michihiro Ogawa, Tomotaka Tsuchimura
  • Publication number: 20200127310
    Abstract: In a fuel cell vehicle, when temperature of a power storage device detected by a temperature sensor is a second temperature, which is lower than a predetermined first temperature, at least in a period when the power storage device is allowed to be charged with regenerative electric power, remaining charge is controlled by setting a lower limit to a value higher than a lower limit set at the first temperature. When a stop instruction for a fuel cell system is input, remaining charge raising processing for raising the remaining charge of the power storage device is performed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Takao WATANABE, Tomoya OGAWA, Tatsuya FUKAMI, Junichi MATSUO
  • Patent number: 10625025
    Abstract: A prefilled syringe includes a syringe barrel including: a liquid drug discharge portion on a distal end of the barrel, and an opening on a proximal end of the barrel; a cap; a gasket located in the syringe barrel; a plunger including: a shaft portion inserted in the syringe barrel from the opening, and a pressing portion located on a proximal end of the shaft portion and configured to be manually pushed by a user, the plunger being movable toward a distal direction by pushing the pressing portion to slide the gasket toward the liquid drug discharge portion; a liquid drug; an upraised portion located on an inner wall of the syringe barrel between the gasket and the opening; and a clicker.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: TERUMO KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Junichi Ogawa
  • Patent number: 10620501
    Abstract: The present invention provides a technology which allows ensuring a high level of reliability and achieving a high aperture ratio. An active matrix substrate includes: a drain electrode extension section connected to a drain electrode of a switching element and made of an oxide semiconductor which has been made conductive; and a storage capacitor electrode overlapping with at least a portion of the drain electrode extension section, at least a portion of the storage capacitor electrode being light-transmissive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Chia-Hui Hsu, Junichi Morinaga, Katsuya Ogawa
  • Patent number: 10613641
    Abstract: The present invention is intended to realize character string input using two or more devices by an efficient technique. A character string input system includes a first information processing apparatus and a second information processing apparatus. The first information processing apparatus acquires an operation done on a first input device and acquires a first character string on the basis of the acquired operation. The second information processing apparatus acquires an operation done on a second input device and acquires a second character string on the basis of the acquired operation. The first information processing apparatus outputs an input character string on the basis of the first character string acquired by the time input of the second character string is started by use of the second input device and the second character string.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventors: Masanori Nomura, Tomohiro Ogawa, Satoru Matsuda, Takenori Oshima, Junichi Naoi
  • Publication number: 20200071634
    Abstract: A lubricating oil composition which achieves extended anti-shudder durability without causing a decrease in the metal-to-metal friction coefficient, even when the viscosity of the composition is reduced. The lubricating oil composition includes (A) a lubricant base oil, (C) (C-1) a succinimide compound or boronated succinimide compound having a weight-average molecular weight of 4,000 to 7,000, (C-2) a succinimide compound or boronated succinimide compound having a weight-average molecular weight of more than 7,000 to 10,000, and (D) a phosphorus-based extreme pressure agent, the lubricating oil composition does not include zinc dithiophosphate and may optionally include a sulfur-based extreme pressure agent, provided that the content of sulfur-based extreme pressure agent is no more than 0.1 percent by weight of the lubricating oil composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2017
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Takafumi Mori, Takehisa Sato, Takahiro Fukumizu, Masashi Ogawa, Junichi Nishinosono
  • Publication number: 20200062976
    Abstract: Provided is a flexible package laminate print ink composition including a pigment, a binder resin, and an organic solvent. The binder resin includes polyurethane resin including a biomass polyurethane resin obtained by a reaction of a biopolyester polyol component and an organic diisocyanate component, and includes, at a terminal thereof, a primary or secondary amino group. The biopolyester polyol component includes a dicarboxylic acid, a certain amount of organic acid having three or more active hydrogen groups, each having a certain molecular weight, and diol. At least one of the dicarboxylic acid and the diol is plant-derived, and has NCO group/OH group=1.2 to 3.0. A content of the biomass polyurethane resin in the polyurethane resin is 5 mass % to 100 mass %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Applicant: SAKATA INX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Junichi Harada, Toru Ogawa, Yoshiaki Maeoka, Ryo Takabayashi, Kenta Akasaka
  • Patent number: 10575030
    Abstract: The video distribution system pertaining to an embodiment of the present invention comprises a video distribution server and a user terminal that is connected to said video distribution server via a network so as to allow communication. The video distribution server provides a video distribution service, with which video provided by a distribution user is distributed to viewing users, via the user terminal. The video distribution system is such that an object specified by a viewing user is placed on the video in response to the receipt of a request from the viewing user to place an image object, during the real-time distribution of video provided by the distribution user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: DeNA Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Junichi Akagawa, Hiroyuki Kawakami, Masami Ogawa, Marika Jufuku