Patents by Inventor Kei Tanaka

Kei 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).

  • Patent number: 10132313
    Abstract: A uniaxial eccentric screw pump includes: a stator 32 having a female threaded inner peripheral surface; a rotor 33 configured to be insertable into the stator 32, and formed of a male threaded shaft body; an exterior body 31 configured to be movable between a first position where the exterior body 31 is capable of compressing the stator 32 and a second position where the exterior body 31 at least alleviates a compression state of the stator 32; and guide members 55, 56 configured to restrict a movement of the exterior body 31 in a circumferential direction of the stator while allowing a movement of the exterior body 31 in a radial direction of the stator by guiding an end portion of the exterior body 31.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: HEISHIN LTD.
    Inventor: Kei Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10116053
    Abstract: Provided is an antenna coil component including a bobbin around which a winding is wound, a base provided at least at one end side of the bobbin, and one or more metal terminals each fixed to the base, at least one metal terminal among these metal terminals including a fixing part for fixing the metal terminal to the base, a mounting part provided at a position away from the fixing part, and a neck part for connecting the fixing part and the mounting part to each other. The neck part has a length in a direction substantially orthogonal to a direction from the fixing part to the mounting part and substantially parallel to surfaces of the mounting part, which is narrower than that of the mounting part. Provided as well are an antenna unit using the antenna coil component, and a method of manufacturing the antenna coil component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: SUMIDA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kei Tanaka, Takanobu Rokuka, Hitoshi Moriya, Shigeru Mahara, Noriaki Iwasaki, Yoshinori Miura, Kei Nagabayashi, Yoshimasa Abe
  • Patent number: 10006834
    Abstract: A vehicle testing system includes: an actuator for operating a vehicle or a part of a vehicle in a predetermined algorithm; an operating conditions calculating unit that calculates operating conditions being applied to a component of the vehicle or a component of the part of the vehicle during the operation of the vehicle or the part of the vehicle by the actuator; and a component testing device that connects to the component, in which the component testing device operates and applies to the component the operating conditions calculated by the operating conditions calculating unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: Horiba, Ltd.
    Inventors: Kei Tanaka, Kazuhiro Shiomi, Yoshifumi Sugihara, Yoku Hirose, Kazuki Furukawa
  • Publication number: 20180166783
    Abstract: An antenna device including a first rod-shaped core having a flange portion and a second rod-shaped core having a flange portion, which are arranged in series and including a first coil and a second coil, wherein the end surface of the first rod-shaped core and the end surface of the second rod-shaped core are spaced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2017
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Inventors: Yoshinori Inoue, Isao Douchi, Kei Tanaka, Takanari Fujimaki, Yoshinori Miura, Hiroshi Kawasaki, Hiromitsu Kuriki, Takanobu Rokuka, Hiroyuki Miyazaki
  • Publication number: 20180159224
    Abstract: An antenna device includes: a plurality of cores arranged in series; a coil; and a capacitor connected to the coil, in which a first core, which is selected from the plurality of cores, and a second core, which is selected from the plurality of cores and is arranged on any one end portion side of the first core, are arranged apart from each other, and in which at least one end surface, which is selected from an end surface of the first core on a side on which the second core is arranged and an end surface of the second core on a side on which the first core is arranged, is located on an inner peripheral side of the coil.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2017
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Inventors: Yoshinori INOUE, Isao DOUCHI, Kei TANAKA, Takanari FUJIMAKI, Yoshinori MIURA, Hiroshi KAWASAKI, Hiromitsu KURIKI, Takanobu ROKUKA, Hiroyuki MIYAZAKI
  • Publication number: 20180087507
    Abstract: A uniaxial eccentric screw pump includes: a stator 32 having a female threaded inner peripheral surface; a rotor 33 configured to be insertable into the stator 32, and formed of a male threaded shaft body; an exterior body 31 configured to be movable between a first position where the exterior body 31 is capable of compressing the stator 32 and a second position where the exterior body 31 at least alleviates a compression state of the stator 32; and guide members 55, 56 configured to restrict a movement of the exterior body 31 in a circumferential direction of the stator while allowing a movement of the exterior body 31 in a radial direction of the stator by guiding an end portion of the exterior body 31.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2016
    Publication date: March 29, 2018
    Inventor: Kei TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20180079690
    Abstract: A SiAlON sintered body according to the present invention is represented by Si6-zAlzOzN8-z (0<z?4.2) and has an open porosity of 0.1% or less and a relative density of 99.9% or more. A ratio of a total of intensities of maximum peaks of components other than SiAlON to an intensity of a maximum peak of the SiAlON in an X-ray diffraction diagram is 0.005 or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2017
    Publication date: March 22, 2018
    Applicant: NGK INSULATORS, LTD.
    Inventors: Yuki NOMOTO, Katsuhiro INOUE, Kei TANAKA, Yuji KATSUDA
  • Patent number: 9904221
    Abstract: A preheating device includes two first inverting members disposed at different positions while obliquely intersecting a feeding direction of a continuous recording medium on which an unfixed image is formed, the first inverting members inverting the recording medium by passing a back surface of the recording medium, on which the unfixed image is not formed, therealong before a fixing operation, and at least one heating rotating body disposed at a position further on an outside than a side edge portion of the recording medium in the feeding direction to preheat the recording medium before the fixing operation by passing a portion of the back surface of the recording medium present between the two first inverting members so that the portion of the back surface is wound around the heating rotating body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kei Tanaka, Kouichi Kimura, Mizuki Sugino, Mitsutoshi Hongo, Toshinori Sasaki
  • Publication number: 20170357196
    Abstract: A preheating device includes two first inverting members disposed at different positions while obliquely intersecting a feeding direction of a continuous recording medium on which an unfixed image is formed, the first inverting members inverting the recording medium by passing a back surface of the recording medium, on which the unfixed image is not formed, therealong before a fixing operation, and at least one heating rotating body disposed at a position further on an outside than a side edge portion of the recording medium in the feeding direction to preheat the recording medium before the fixing operation by passing a portion of the back surface of the recording medium present between the two first inverting members so that the portion of the back surface is wound around the heating rotating body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Publication date: December 14, 2017
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kei TANAKA, Kouichi KIMURA, Mizuki SUGINO, Mitsutoshi HONGO, Toshinori SASAKI
  • Publication number: 20170324165
    Abstract: An antenna device includes a core, a terminal mounting unit, a coil, a plurality of elongated terminals, and an electronic component provided on the terminal mounting unit. The core is formed from a magnetic material. The terminal mounting unit is arranged adjacent to one side of the core. The coil, which is a wound conductive wire, is arranged on an outer circumference of the core. A sidewall of the terminal mounting unit includes a plurality of through holes into which the elongated terminals are inserted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2017
    Publication date: November 9, 2017
    Inventors: Kei TANAKA, Takanobu ROKUKA, Hitoshi MORIYA, Shigeru MAHARA, Noriaki IWASAKI, Masakazu FUKUOKA, Yoshinori MIURA
  • Patent number: 9804525
    Abstract: A developing device includes N number of containers, N number of conveying members, N number of first sensors, stirring portions, a switching unit, and a control unit. The N number of conveying members stir and convey respective developers inside the N number of containers. The N number of first sensors are located at the N number of containers to detect toners remaining amount inside of the N number of containers. The stirring portions are located at the respective N number of conveying members to stir the developers at detecting regions opposed to detecting surfaces of the N number of first sensors by rotations of the N number of conveying members. The switching unit selects any one of outputs of the N number of first sensors to output. The control unit receives the selected output to detect the remaining amounts of the developers inside the N number of containers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiko Kotani, Kei Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20170310011
    Abstract: Provided is an antenna coil component including a bobbin around which a winding is wound, a base provided at least at one end side of the bobbin, and one or more metal terminals each fixed to the base, at least one metal terminal among these metal terminals including a fixing part for fixing the metal terminal to the base, a mounting part provided at a position away from the fixing part, and a neck part for connecting the fixing part and the mounting part to each other. The neck part has a length in a direction substantially orthogonal to a direction from the fixing part to the mounting part and substantially parallel to surfaces of the mounting part, which is narrower than that of the mounting part. Provided as well are an antenna unit using the antenna coil component, and a method of manufacturing the antenna coil component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2017
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Kei TANAKA, Takanobu ROKUKA, Hitoshi MORIYA, Shigeru MAHARA, Noriaki IWASAKI, Yoshinori MIURA, Kei NAGABAYASHI, Yoshimasa ABE
  • Publication number: 20170301995
    Abstract: An antenna device includes a core, a bobbin member having a partition, and a coil provided around the bobbin member. The coil is configured with a tight winding portion and a loose winding portion. The tight winding portion is provided between one bobbin side and the partition. The loose winding portion is provided between the other bobbin side and the partition. The loose winding portion is configured with a first winding layer and a second winding layer. A wire winding direction of the first winding layer is opposite to a wire winding direction of the second winding layer so that the wire of the first winding layer and the wire of the second winding layer cross and overlap to each other along part of the bobbin member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2017
    Publication date: October 19, 2017
    Inventors: Kei TANAKA, Shuichi KIKUCHI, Takanobu ROKUKA
  • Patent number: 9768510
    Abstract: There are included a core 20 formed from a magnetic material; a terminal mounting unit 80 arranged on one end portion side of core 20; a coil 40 which is arranged on the outer circumferential side of core 20 and concurrently which is formed by winding a conductive wire 41; and a plurality of terminal members 70 which are mounted on terminal mounting unit and concurrently which are electrically connected with a terminal end of conductive wire 41 or with an electronic component at any position, wherein at terminal mounting unit 80, there are provided a plurality of mounting grooves 81 for plugging-in terminal members 70.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: SUMIDA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kei Tanaka, Takanobu Rokuka, Hitoshi Moriya, Shigeru Mahara, Noriaki Iwasaki, Masakazu Fukuoka, Yoshinori Miura
  • Patent number: 9768509
    Abstract: Provided is an antenna coil component including a bobbin around which a winding is wound, a base provided at least at one end side of the bobbin, and one or more metal terminals each fixed to the base, at least one metal terminal among these metal terminals including a fixing part for fixing the metal terminal to the base, a mounting part provided at a position away from the fixing part, and a neck part for connecting the fixing part and the mounting part to each other. The neck part has a length in a direction substantially orthogonal to a direction from the fixing part to the mounting part and substantially parallel to surfaces of the mounting part, which is narrower than that of the mounting part. Provided as well are an antenna unit using the antenna coil component, and a method of manufacturing the antenna coil component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: SUMIDA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kei Tanaka, Takanobu Rokuka, Hitoshi Moriya, Shigeru Mahara, Noriaki Iwasaki, Yoshinori Miura, Kei Nagabayashi, Yoshimasa Abe
  • Patent number: 9709946
    Abstract: A cleaning blade includes a polyurethane member that constitutes at least a contact portion that comes in contact with a member to be cleaned. The polyurethane member contains a polyurethane containing a hard segment component and a soft segment component. The hard segment component has a domain particle size of about 45 nm or more and about 100 nm or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Daisuke Tano, Yu Nakamura, Noriaki Kojima, Kei Tanaka, Shintaro Kikuchi, Yuko Kawase
  • Publication number: 20170155188
    Abstract: An antenna device including: a core formed by a magnetic material; a terminal attachment unit which is arranged on one end side of the core and concurrently, which is provided with an opening portion of penetration-state; a coil which is arranged on the outer-peripheral side of the core and concurrently, which is formed by winding a conductive wire; and at least a pair of terminal members which are attached to the terminal attachment unit and concurrently, which are provided with a chip-support-piece portion positioned at the opening portion and concurrently electrically connected to an electronic component while being equipped with aforesaid electronic component having a chip-shape, wherein for the chip-support-piece portion, there is provided a positioner which carries out the positioning of the electronic component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 29, 2016
    Publication date: June 1, 2017
    Inventors: Shuichi KIKUCHI, Kei TANAKA, Takanobu ROKUKA, Shigeru MAHARA, Noriaki IWASAKI, Yoshinori MIURA, Hiroshi KAWASAKI
  • Publication number: 20170104272
    Abstract: An antenna device including: a core formed by magnetic material; a terminal attachment unit arranged on one end side of the core; a coil which is arranged on the outer circumferential side of the core and concurrently, which is formed by winding a conductive wire; a plurality of terminal members which are mounted on the terminal attachment unit and concurrently, each of which is electrically connected with a terminal of the conductive wire or an electronic component at any position thereof; a connector connecting unit provided with a connector hole into which an external connector is inserted; and a partition unit partitioning the terminal attachment unit and the connector connecting unit, wherein a terminal hole is provided at the partition unit, and at least two or more of the terminal members are plugged-in into the terminal hole and concurrently, are mounted in a state of protruding toward the connector hole.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2016
    Publication date: April 13, 2017
    Inventors: Yoshinori MIURA, Hiroshi KAWASAKI, Takanobu ROKUKA, Kei TANAKA, Shigeru MAHARA, Noriaki IWASAKI, Shuichi KIKUCHI
  • Publication number: 20170068206
    Abstract: A cleaning blade includes a polyurethane member that constitutes at least a contact portion that comes in contact with a member to be cleaned. The polyurethane member contains a polyurethane containing a hard segment component and a soft segment component. The hard segment component has a domain particle size of about 45 nm or more and about 100 nm or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2016
    Publication date: March 9, 2017
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Daisuke TANO, Yu NAKAMURA, Noriaki KOJIMA, Kei TANAKA, Shintaro KIKUCHI, Yuko KAWASE
  • Publication number: 20170023877
    Abstract: A developing device includes N number of containers, N number of conveying members, N number of first sensors, stirring portions, a switching unit, and a control unit. The N number of conveying members stir and convey respective developers inside the N number of containers. The N number of first sensors are located at the N number of containers to detect toners remaining amount inside of the N number of containers. The stirring portions are located at the respective N number of conveying members to stir the developers at detecting regions opposed to detecting surfaces of the N number of first sensors by rotations of the N number of conveying members. The switching unit selects any one of outputs of the N number of first sensors to output. The control unit receives the selected output to detect the remaining amounts of the developers inside the N number of containers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2016
    Publication date: January 26, 2017
    Applicant: KYOCERA Document Solutions Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiko KOTANI, Kei TANAKA