Patents by Inventor Machiko Minatoya

Machiko Minatoya 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: 11802059
    Abstract: A porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2023
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 11707068
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a fungicide, including a porous carbon material and a silver member adhered to the porous carbon material, wherein a value of a specific surface area based on a nitrogen BET, namely Brunauer, Emmett, and Teller method is equal to or larger than 10 m2/g, and a volume of a fine pore based on a BJH, namely Barrett, Joyner, and Halenda method and an MP, namely Micro Pore method is equal to or larger than 0.1 cm3/g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2023
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 11697603
    Abstract: A filter medium of the present invention includes a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2023
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20200317537
    Abstract: A porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2020
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Inventors: Shun YAMANOI, Hironori IIDA, Machiko MINATOYA, Seiichiro TABATA, Shinichiro YAMADA
  • Publication number: 20200229441
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a fungicide, including: a porous carbon material; and a silver member adhered to the porous carbon material, wherein a value of a specific surface area based on a nitrogen BET, namely Brunauer, Emmett, and Teller method is equal to or larger than 10 m2/g, and a volume of a fine pore based on a BJH, namely Barrett, Joyner, and Halenda method and an MP, namely Micro Pore method is equal to or larger than 0.1 cm3/g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: HIRONORI IIDA, SHUN YAMANOI, MACHIKO MINATOYA, SEIICHIRO TABATA, SHINICHIRO YAMADA
  • Patent number: 10226752
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20170341053
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 9782743
    Abstract: [Object]To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 9632386
    Abstract: The present inventions relate to fine particles for image display having excellent properties and displaying images in black. The fine particles for image display are dispersed (suspended) in an electrophoretic dispersion liquid sealed between two opposing substrates and contain porous carbon materials having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and pore volume determined by the MP method of not less than 0.1 cm3/g or those having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and at least one peak at not more than 10 nm in pore size distribution obtained by the non-localized density functional theory method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hidehiko Takanashi, Yuriko Kaino, Aya Shuto, Ken Kobayashi, Shinichiro Yamada, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Shun Yamanoi, Masakazu Mitsugi
  • Patent number: 9421515
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a porous carbon material that is able to adsorb desired substances efficiently. [Solving Means] A porous carbon material of the present invention uses peat as a raw material, and has a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?8 m to 2×10?7 m, obtained by non-localized density functional theory method, of 0.5 cm3/g or more, or has a volume of fine pores obtained by BHJ method of 0.5 cm3/g or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Makoto Yoshizaki, Hironori Iida, Takashi Obikawa, Shinichiro Yamada, Seiichiro Tabata, Kazuma Usami, Masakazu Mitsugi, Hirotsugu Ishihara, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya
  • Publication number: 20160236168
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2016
    Publication date: August 18, 2016
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20150118477
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a fungicide, including: a porous carbon material; and a silver member adhered to the porous carbon material, wherein a value of a specific surface area based on a nitrogen BET, namely Brunauer, Emmett, and Teller method is equal to or larger than 10 m2/g, and a volume of a fine pore based on a BJH, namely Barrett, Joyner, and Halenda method and an MP, namely Micro Pore method is equal to or larger than 0.1 cm3/g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2015
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20140261466
    Abstract: Provided is an absorbent including silica of which a raw material is a material originating from a plant which includes silicon, and a silane coupling agent which modifies a surface of the silica. A value of a specific surface area of the silica in accordance with a nitrogen BET method is 10 m2/g or more, and a pore volume of the silica in accordance with a BJH method is 0.1 cm3/g or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2012
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Machiko Minatoya, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20140231342
    Abstract: A filter medium of the present invention includes a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2012
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Applicant: SONY CORPORANIZATION
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20140011666
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a porous carbon material that is able to adsorb desired substances efficiently. [Solving Means] A porous carbon material of the present invention uses peat as a raw material, and has a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?8 m to 2×10?7 m, obtained by non-localized density functional theory method, of 0.5 cm3/g or more, or has a volume of fine pores obtained by BHJ method of 0.5 cm3/g or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2012
    Publication date: January 9, 2014
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Makoto Yoshizaki, Hironori Lida, Takashi Obikawa, Shinichiro Yamada, Seiichiro Tabata, Kazuma Usami, Masakazu Mitsugi, Hirotsugu Ishihara, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya
  • Publication number: 20130324398
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2012
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20130315817
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a method for removing oxidative stress substances such as oxygen radical species from a liquid (for example, water) reliably when the liquid is used by a user. [Solving Means] A method for removing oxidative stress substances according to the present disclosure uses a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area based on nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more; a volume of fine pores based on BJH method and MP method of 0.1 cm3/g or more, desirably 0.2 cm3/g or more; to remove oxidative stress substances contained in a liquid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2012
    Publication date: November 28, 2013
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Seiichiro Tabata, Machiko Minatoya, Hironori Iida, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20130310253
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a cholesterol lowering agent, a neutral fat lowering agent, a blood glucose level lowering agent, a cholesterol adsorbent, and a neutral fat adsorbent, which have high safety. [Solving Means] A cholesterol lowering agent, a neutral fat lowering agent, a blood glucose level lowering agent, a cholesterol adsorbent, and a neutral fat adsorbent include a porous carbon material having a specific surface area value of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume of 0.1 cm3/g or more, the specific surface area value being measured by a nitrogen BET method, the pore volume being measured by a BJH method and an MP method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2012
    Publication date: November 21, 2013
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Seiichiro Tabata, Machiko Minatoya, Hironori Iida, Takeshi Horie, Shinichiro Yamada, Shun Yamanoi
  • Publication number: 20130250398
    Abstract: Fine particles for image display having excellent properties and displaying images in black on the basis of electrophoresis are provided. Fine particles for image display are dispersed (suspended) in an electrophoretic dispersion liquid sealed between two opposing substrates and contain porous carbon materials having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and pore volume determined by the MP method of not less than 0.1 cm3/g or those having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and at least one peak at not more than 10 nm in pore size distribution obtained by the non-localized density functional theory method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2011
    Publication date: September 26, 2013
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hidehiko Takanashi, Yuriko Kaino, Aya Shuto, Ken Kobayashi, Shinichiro Yamada, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Shun Yamanoi, Masakazu Mitsugi
  • Publication number: 20130014984
    Abstract: Provided is an electromagnetic wave absorber, including a base material and a porous carbon material containing, as a raw material, a plant-based material having a silicon content of 5% by mass or more, in which the porous carbon material has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 400 m2/g or more, a silicon content of 1% by mass or less, a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.2 cm3/g or more, and a pore volume as measured by the MP method of 0.2 cm3/g or more, or a total pore volume of pores each having a diameter in the range from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m as measured by the Non Localized Density Functional Theory of 1.0 cm3/g or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2012
    Publication date: January 17, 2013
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada, Masayoshi Kanno, Masakazu Mitsugi, Yoshihiro Kato