Patents by Inventor Koji Goto

Koji Goto 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: 11274993
    Abstract: A tire testing method includes: applying a lubrication solution to a bead part of a tire; detecting a phase of a reference point of the tire; detecting a phase of a rotation origin of a spindle at common coordinates shared with coordinates at which the phase of the reference point is indicated; detecting a singular point present on the tire by conducting a tire test while rotating the tire on the spindle, and detecting a phase from the rotation origin to the singular point; calculating a phase from the reference point to the singular point based on the phase of the reference point, the phase of the rotation origin, and the phase from the rotation origin to the singular point; storing information about the reference point and information about the rotation origin at the common coordinates; and marking the tire at a position where the singular point is present.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2022
    Assignee: Kobe Steel, Ltd.
    Inventors: Kohei Ito, Yasuhiro Matsushita, Koji Goto
  • Publication number: 20200025650
    Abstract: A tire testing method includes: applying a lubrication solution to a bead part of a tire; detecting a phase of a reference point of the tire; detecting a phase of a rotation origin of a spindle at common coordinates shared with coordinates at which the phase of the reference point is indicated; detecting a singular point present on the tire by conducting a tire test while rotating the tire on the spindle, and detecting a phase from the rotation origin to the singular point; calculating a phase from the reference point to the singular point based on the phase of the reference point, the phase of the rotation origin, and the phase from the rotation origin to the singular point; storing information about the reference point and information about the rotation origin at the common coordinates; and marking the tire at a position where the singular point is present.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: January 23, 2020
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA KOBE SEIKO SHO (KOBE STEEL, LTD.)
    Inventors: Kohei ITO, Yasuhiro MATSUSHITA, Koji GOTO
  • Publication number: 20170294559
    Abstract: The semiconductor device includes: an AlGaN layer; a contact electrode; an insulating film; and a passivation film. The semiconductor device further includes: an extended wire extending over the contact electrode and the insulating film; and a pad electrode electrically connected to the extended wire. The passivation film covers the insulating film and the extended wire and including an opening for exposing the pad electrode. The insulating film accommodates the opening in a plan view. The passivation film accommodates the contact electrode in a plan view. The semiconductor device further includes a heat dissipation layer on a surface of the passivation film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2015
    Publication date: October 12, 2017
    Inventors: Koji GOTO, Shintaro HAYASHI, Akihiko MURAI, Takuya MINO, Saki AOKI, Kenji TSUBAKI
  • Patent number: 9348024
    Abstract: An active sonar apparatus which emits a sound wave and detects a target object based on a sound reflected by this target object including an FFT part which performs the fast Fourier transform of the received sound wave to derive a frequency spectrum and outputs this as an FFT signal, a normalization part which normalizes the FFT signal and outputs this signal as a normalized signal, and a noise elimination unit which performs a plurality of smoothing processes to the normalized signal, combines the signals to which the smoothing processes are performed to generate a combined signal, and outputs the combined signal in which a noise received together with the reflected sound is suppressed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Assignee: NEC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ryohei Saito, Masumi Imaizumi, Koji Goto
  • Publication number: 20140210423
    Abstract: The energy harvesting device includes a power management circuit to charge a storage with power from a generator including generation units to generate AC power when vibrated. The power management circuit includes: a first power extraction circuit including a rectification circuit converting AC power at a first input unit into DC power; a second power extraction circuit including a switching circuit operating with power from the storage and generating DC power using AC power at a second input unit; and a switch circuit having a first connection mode of connecting the first input unit to the generation units to receive an AC voltage greater in effective value than an AC voltage to the second input unit, and a second connection mode of connecting the second input unit to the generation units to receive an AC voltage greater in effective value than an AC voltage to the first input unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2012
    Publication date: July 31, 2014
    Applicant: PANASONIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Koji Goto, Norihiro Yamauchi, Koichi Aizawa, Shinji Sakamoto, Toyohiko Tsujimoto
  • Patent number: 8658713
    Abstract: A bone cement composition which contains titanium dioxide particles having a median diameter of 0.5 to 7.0 ?m as measured by a laser diffraction/scattering particle size distribution analyzer and a BET specific surface area of 0.5 to 7.0 m2/g as measured by a nitrogen adsorption method, and a base-forming component comprising a (meth)acrylate polymer and a (meth)acrylate monomer, wherein the content of the titanium dioxide particles is 5 to 50% by mass based on the total mass of the composition. The bone cement composition has bioactivity and is capable of forming a hardened material having a high mechanical strength.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2014
    Assignees: Kyoto University, Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakamura, Koji Goto, Takehiro Shibuya, Yoshimichi Ueda, Tokuo Suita, Hiroaki Nishii
  • Publication number: 20140036631
    Abstract: An active sonar apparatus which emits a sound wave and detects a target object based on a sound reflected by this target object including an FFT part which performs the fast Fourier transform of the received sound wave to derive a frequency spectrum and outputs this as an FFT signal, a normalization part which normalizes the FFT signal and outputs this signal as a normalized signal, and a noise elimination unit which performs a plurality of smoothing processes to the normalized signal, combines the signals to which the smoothing processes are performed to generate a combined signal, and outputs the combined signal in which a noise received together with the reflected sound is suppressed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2013
    Publication date: February 6, 2014
    Inventors: Ryohei SAITO, Masumi IMAIZUMI, Koji GOTO
  • Patent number: 8609746
    Abstract: A bone cement composition which contains large-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles having an average particle diameter of 10 to 60 ?m, small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles having an average particle diameter of 0.1 to 2.0 ?m, a (meth)acrylate monomer and a polymerization initiator, wherein the content of the small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles is 5 to 30% by mass based on the total mass of the small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles and the large-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles, and a part or a whole of the small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles are contained in the form of aggregates having an average particle diameter of 30 to 50 ?m.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2013
    Assignees: Kyoto University, Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakamura, Koji Goto, Takehiro Shibuya, Yoshimichi Ueda, Tokuo Suita, Masashi Imamura, Hiroaki Nishii
  • Publication number: 20120272128
    Abstract: A mobile terminal apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a first display section, a second display section aligned with the first display section, and a control section configured to control display of the first and second display sections. The control section is configured to display, on at least one of the first and second display sections, a key object to switch a display mode of the first and second display sections. The control section is configured to switch the display mode between a first mode where an execution screen for one application is displayed on the first and second display sections and a second mode where an execution screen for one of two applications is displayed on the first display section and an execution screen for the other of the two applications is displayed on the second display section, based on an operation to the key object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2012
    Publication date: October 25, 2012
    Applicant: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Keiji TAKAKU, Koji GOTO, Shinji YOSHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20120046385
    Abstract: The invention has as its objects the provision of a bone cement composition and a bone cement composition kit for obtaining the bone cement composition having bioactivity and capable of forming a hardened material having high mechanical strength practically required, and the provision of a bone cement formed material having both bioactivity and high mechanical strength practically required and a production method thereof. The bone cement composition of the invention contains titanium dioxide particles having a median diameter of 0.5 to 7.0 ?m as measured by a laser diffraction/scattering type particle size distribution analyzer and a BET specific surface area of 0.5 to 7.0 m2/g as measured by a nitrogen adsorption method, and a base-forming component comprising a (meth)acrylate polymer and a (meth)acrylate monomer, wherein the content of the titanium dioxide particles is 5 to 50% by mass based on the total mass of the composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Publication date: February 23, 2012
    Inventors: Takashi Nakamura, Koji Goto, Takehiro Shibuya, Yoshimichi Ueda, Tokuo Suita, Hiroaki Nishii
  • Publication number: 20120035296
    Abstract: The invention has as its objects the provision of a bone cement composition, a bone cement composition kit for obtaining the bone cement composition, and a production method of a bone cement hardened material, which are short in doughing time that is a time required to become a state in which a good handling operation can be conducted, and have consequently capable of achieving a high working efficiency by shortening the time required before the handling operation is started. The bone cement composition of the invention contains large-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles having an average particle diameter of 10 to 60 ?m, small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles having an average particle diameter of 0.1 to 2.0 ?m, a (meth)acrylate monomer and a polymerization initiator, wherein the content of the small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles is 5 to 30% by mass based on the total mass of the small-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles and the large-diameter (meth)acrylate polymer particles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Publication date: February 9, 2012
    Inventors: Takashi Nakamura, Koji Goto, Takehiro Shibuya, Yoshimichi Ueda, Tokuo Suita, Masashi Imamura, Hiroaki Nishii
  • Publication number: 20110078272
    Abstract: The communication terminal device pertaining to the present invention has a touch panel, a display processing unit that displays information on the touch panel, a file identification unit that identifies a target file based on information displayed within a user specification range in the touch panel, the user specification range being specified by a user operation of the touch panel, and a file transmission unit that transmits the file identified by the file specification unit to an external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2010
    Publication date: March 31, 2011
    Applicant: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Naoyuki Tamai, Yujiro Fukui, Koji Goto, Atsuhiko Kanda, Hiroshige Okamoto
  • Publication number: 20110025624
    Abstract: A method for operating an image display device for resizing an image on a touch panel is disclosed. The method displays an image, and detects an image resizing instruction set for changing a size of the image on the touch panel. The method changes the size of the image on the touch panel based on the image resizing instruction set. In this manner, a user can change the size of the image on the touch panel without inadvertently terminating an image resizing process.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2010
    Publication date: February 3, 2011
    Applicant: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Koji GOTO
  • Patent number: 7774017
    Abstract: A processing load of a high performance application processing such as a voice, an image and the like is reduced, and a processing capacity of a base band processing is improved. A semiconductor integrated circuit device used in a mobile communication system such as a cellular phone is provided with a base band CPU block performing a base band processing for executing a base band protocol stack, an application system CPU block executing a high-level OS and controlling applications other than the base band processing, an application real-time CPU block executing a real-time OS and the like and controlling an image/voice processing, all of which are formed on one semiconductor chip. Further, internal high-speed buses to which these CPU blocks are connected are respectively connected via bridges.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2006
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2010
    Assignee: Renesas Technology Corp.
    Inventors: Takahiro Irita, Kunihiko Nishiyama, Saneaki Tamaki, Takao Koike, Koji Goto, Masayuki Ito
  • Publication number: 20100198120
    Abstract: A control section (50) of a chair-type massage machine (1) is configured so that air cells (7c) press the area around the lumbar of the user supported on a backrest section (3) to push up the area in conjunction with the backward tilting of the backrest section (3) performed using an actuator (37).
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2008
    Publication date: August 5, 2010
    Applicant: Family Co. LTd
    Inventors: Mitsunori Tago, Tomoharu Fukuda, Yoshifumi Fukuyama, Shiro Watanabe, Koji Goto
  • Patent number: 7656826
    Abstract: A terminal control system is provided that has a main control device, a plurality of terminal devices controlled by the main control device, and communication lines for connecting the main control device and each of the terminal devices so as to allow bidirectional communication, wherein the configuration is simple, communication time is short, and highly reliable bidirectional communication is possible. The terminal control system comprises a main control device 1, a plurality of terminal devices 2 controlled by the main control device 1, and communication lines 3 for connecting the main control device and each of the terminal devices so as to allow bidirectional communication, wherein control data is simultaneously and collectively sent from the main control device 1 to a plurality of the terminal devices 2, and terminal data for each of the terminal devices is independently sent from each of the terminal devices 2 to the main control device 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2010
    Assignee: Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Koji Goto, Hideya Kurachi, Nobuyasu Kimura, Chiaki Sumi
  • Publication number: 20090306555
    Abstract: A massaging apparatus capable of applying visual stimulus to a user being massaged is provided. A massaging apparatus 1 of the present invention comprises a hood 5 configured to cover a head part of the user supported by a body support unit; and a light emitting device 10 mounted to the hood 5. The light emitting device 10 includes a light guiding member 11 of a rod-shape provided with a fluorescent portion 11a on a peripheral surface thereof and a light source 12 configured to emit light entering an inside of the light guiding member 11 through an end surface of the light guiding member 11. The light guiding member 11 is disposed inside the hood 5.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2007
    Publication date: December 10, 2009
    Inventor: Koji Goto
  • Publication number: 20080089253
    Abstract: A terminal control system is provided that has a main control device, a plurality of terminal devices controlled by the main control device, and communication lines for connecting the main control device and each of the terminal devices so as to allow bidirectional communication, wherein the configuration is simple, communication time is short, and highly reliable bidirectional communication is possible. The terminal control system comprises a main control device 1, a plurality of terminal devices 2 controlled by the main control device 1, and communication lines 3 for connecting the main control device and each of the terminal devices so as to allow bidirectional communication, wherein control data is simultaneously and collectively sent from the main control device 1 to a plurality of the terminal devices 2, and terminal data for each of the terminal devices is independently sent from each of the terminal devices 2 to the main control device 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2005
    Publication date: April 17, 2008
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koji Goto, Hideya Kurachi, Nobuyasu Kimura, Chiaki Sumi
  • Publication number: 20080056620
    Abstract: Image data is produced which corresponds to document data for each page of each stored document file. Each produced image data is displayed while successively switched every document unit. The use of each displayed image data is detected. Use history of each document file based on the detection is displayed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2005
    Publication date: March 6, 2008
    Applicants: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Noriyuki Komamura, Nobuhiro Shimogori, Koji Goto, Seiya Shimizu, Yoshikuni Matsumura
  • Patent number: PP23055
    Abstract: A Petunia variety named ‘Hoobenihime’ particularly distinguished by having red-purple flowers with a dark purple edge and small flower size is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2012
    Assignee: Sakata Seed Corporation
    Inventors: Koji Goto, Fusako Goto, Susumu Goto