Patents by Inventor Makoto Takeuchi

Makoto Takeuchi 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: 11151941
    Abstract: A display driver includes signal supply circuitry and a power source controller. The signal supply circuitry is configured to update a display panel during a refresh period and not update the display panel during a non-refresh period that follows the refresh period. The power source controller is configured to modify a high-side power source voltage supplied to the display panel at least during the non-refresh period.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: Synaptics Incorporated
    Inventors: Atsushi Shikata, Kazuhiro Okamura, Hirobumi Furihata, Shigeru Ota, Makoto Takeuchi
  • Patent number: 11131304
    Abstract: A scroll compressor includes a drive bush disposed in one end portion in an axial direction of a main shaft, and configured to be eccentrically rotated in accordance with rotation of the main shaft, a pair of angular bearings arranged back-to-back, and respectively clearance-fitted to an outside of the drive bush, a compression unit that has a boss portion which protrudes from an end plate of a movable scroll and in which the angular bearings are interference-fitted to an inner peripheral surface of the boss portion, and a preload application unit configured to apply a preload to the angular bearings in a direction in which the angular bearings are configured to move toward each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Keita Kitaguchi, Takahide Ito, Makoto Takeuchi, Takuma Yamashita, Hirofumi Hirata
  • Patent number: 11105650
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus of the present disclosure in a mode in which a plurality of users share the same vehicle sets, when determining a combination of a driving user and fellow users, a scheduled traveling route which is a scheduled route along which the vehicle travels from a getting-in spot to a getting-off spot of each of the fellow users. Upon detecting that the vehicle is traveling off a scheduled traveling route while the fellow users are in the vehicle, the information processing apparatus transmits warning information which is information warning a first user terminal of the driving user and a second user terminal of the fellow user that the vehicle is traveling off the scheduled traveling route.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Akihiko Nakanishi, Daigo Fujii, Makoto Tanaka, Kazuki Takeuchi, Chie Koike, Daiki Kaneichi, Tsuyoshi Okada
  • Patent number: 11092155
    Abstract: A scroll compressor comprising a fixed scroll (15); an orbiting scroll (16) supported in a manner allowing for orbiting motion; a discharge port through which a fluid compressed by the two scrolls (15, 16) is discharged; an end plate step portion (16E) provided on an end plate of the orbiting scroll (16) formed so that a height of the end plate is higher on a center portion side in the direction of a spiral wrap and lower on an outer end side; and a wrap step portion (15E) provided on a wall portion of the fixed scroll (15) that corresponds to the end plate step portion (16E) so that a height of the wall portion is lower on the center portion side of the spiral and higher on the outer end side; wherein the orbiting scroll (16) is treated for surface hardening and the fixed scroll (15) is not treated for surface hardening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES THERMAL SYSTEMS, LTD.
    Inventors: Hajime Sato, Makoto Takeuchi, Genta Yoshikawa, Kazuhide Watanabe, Katsuhiro Fujita, Takayuki Hagita, Takayuki Kuwahara
  • Patent number: 11028855
    Abstract: An object is to provide a method of manufacturing a supercharger that can promptly and easily form an abradable layer in a supercharger. A method of manufacturing a supercharger is a method of manufacturing a supercharger including a turbine configured to rotationally drive, and a compressor having an impeller configured to rotate according to rotational force of the turbine and a housing (10) configured to store the impeller, and the method includes a process of applying coating of an abradable material which is to form an abradable layer (20) when being solidified, only to a predetermined range on a surface of the housing (10) via which the impeller and the housing (10) face.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES ENGINE & TURBOCHARGER, LTD.
    Inventors: Masaya Hatanaka, Makoto Takeuchi, Kazuhiko Inoguchi, Takashi Arai, Hitomi Otsubo
  • Patent number: 11015599
    Abstract: A co-rotating scroll compressor includes a driving-side scroll member (7), a driven-side scroll member (9), a pin ring mechanism (15), a driving-side bearing (11) that rotatably supports the driving-side scroll member (7), and a driven-side bearing (13) that rotatably supports the driven-side scroll member (9). A center of gravity of at least one of the driving shaft (6), the driving-side scroll member (7), and the driven-side scroll member (9) is shifted from rotation centers (CL1, CL2) by a predetermined distance. The predetermined distance is set so that a total bearing load obtained by centrifugal force and fluid compression that is 5% of a dynamic load rating of the driving-side bearing (11) and the driven-side bearing (13) or more is generated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takuma Yamashita, Takahide Ito, Makoto Takeuchi, Keita Kitaguchi, Hirofumi Hirata
  • Publication number: 20210148361
    Abstract: A scroll compressor comprising a fixed scroll (15); an orbiting scroll (16) supported in a manner allowing for orbiting motion; a discharge port through which a fluid compressed by the two scrolls (15, 16) is discharged; an end plate step portion (16E) provided on an end plate of the orbiting scroll (16) formed so that a height of the end plate is higher on a center portion side in the direction of a spiral wrap and lower on an outer end side; and a wrap step portion (15E) provided on a wall portion of the fixed scroll (15) that corresponds to the end plate step portion (16E) so that a height of the wall portion is lower on the center portion side of the spiral and higher on the outer end side; wherein the orbiting scroll (16) is treated for surface hardening and the fixed scroll (15) is not treated for surface hardening.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2021
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Applicant: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES THERMAL SYSTEMS, LTD.
    Inventors: Hajime SATO, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Genta YOSHIKAWA, Kazuhide WATANABE, Katsuhiro FUJITA, Takayuki HAGITA, Takayuki KUWAHARA
  • Publication number: 20210149540
    Abstract: A processing system comprises interface circuitry and a timing controller. The interface circuitry is configured to receive a vertical sync period indicator that indicates a start of an external vertical sync period. The timing controller is configured to, in response to a change in a display frame rate, control timing of a display drive operation and a proximity sensing operation to maintain a proximity sensing frame rate based on input timing of the vertical sync period indicator to the interface circuitry. The processing system is configured to supply drive signals to display elements of a display panel in the display drive operation and acquire sensing signals from sensor electrodes of the display panel in the proximity sensing operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Inventors: Atsushi SHIKATA, Shigeru OTA, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Jiro SHIMBO, Kentaro SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10995755
    Abstract: The present invention provides a co-rotating scroll compressor that can inhibit leakage of lubricant supplied to a synchronous drive mechanism. A co-rotating scroll compressor includes a drive-side plate 20 placed between a driving scroll member 70 and a motor 5 at a predetermined distance from the driving scroll member 70 in a direction of a drive-side rotation axis CL1. The drive-side plate 20 includes a shaft portion 20b fixed to a driving shaft 6 of the motor 5 and a fixing portion 20a fixed to an outer periphery of the driving scroll member 70, and a synchronous drive mechanism made up of a needle bearing 32a and a pin 32b is placed between the drive-side plate 20 and driving scroll member 70.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takuma Yamashita, Takahide Ito, Keita Kitaguchi, Makoto Takeuchi, Hirohumi Hirata
  • Publication number: 20210114492
    Abstract: An attachment member allowing a connected state between the attachment member and a guide member to be more easily checked is provided. The attachment member for attaching a stay cloth, which guides a deployment direction of an airbag module, to a seat back frame has a holding portion which includes a holding space for housing an attachment portion of the stay cloth. The holding portion is inserted into an attachment hole to be fitted into the attachment hole that is formed in the seat back frame. A through-hole which allows the attachment portion of the stay cloth in the holding space to be exposed in a penetrating direction of the attachment hole is formed in the holding portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Jinichi Tanabe, Hiroshi Baba, Makoto Takeuchi, Hiroshi Izawa, Yoshihisa Kurosaki
  • Patent number: 10981386
    Abstract: Provided are a moisture retention device, a maintenance device, and a liquid jetting apparatus with which it is possible to avoid contact between moisture retention liquid stored in a cap and a nozzle surface. The moisture retention device includes the cap for moisture retention of the nozzle surface of a liquid jetting head, the cap includes a liquid retention portion (488D) in which moisture retention liquid is retained, the liquid retention portion is a housing of which an upper surface (488C) is open, and a wall (488B) of the housing is provided with an overflow starting point (510) having a structure that penetrates the wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Yuichi Ozaki, Makoto Takeuchi
  • Publication number: 20210102538
    Abstract: Provided is a compressor which enables reliable separation of oil from a refrigerant gas while suppressing increases in the size of equipment and manufacturing costs. Provided is a compressor (1) including a housing (2), a compression mechanism (13) compressing a refrigerant gas flowing into a suction space (Ss), an oil separation space (So) separating oil from the refrigerant gas compressed by the compression mechanism (13) and guiding the refrigerant gas to a discharge pipe (40), and a separation cylinder (30) disposed along an axis line (X2) of the oil separation space (So) above the oil separation space (So) in a gravitational direction. The separation cylinder (30) has a small-diameter section, a large-diameter section formed below the small-diameter section in the gravitational direction, and an introduction inlet formed in the small-diameter section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Applicant: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES THERMAL SYSTEMS, LTD.
    Inventors: Takayuki KUWAHARA, Katsuhiro FUJITA, Makoto TAKEUCHI
  • Publication number: 20210033093
    Abstract: Provided is a co-rotating scroll compressor comprising a synchronous drive mechanism that can achieve a long life. The compressor comprises a driving side scroll member (90) driven to rotate about a driving side rotation axis CL1, a driven side scroll member (70) driven to rotate about a driven side rotation axis CL2, a hollowed drive shaft (6) that is connected to the driving side scroll member (90), and driven by a motor (5) to rotate, and a driven shaft (20) that is disposed inside the drive shaft (6), and has one end connected to the drive shaft (6) via a first flexible coupling (21) and the other end connected to the driven side scroll member (70) via a second flexible coupling (22).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2018
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventors: Takuma YAMASHITA, Takahide ITO, Keita KITAGUCHI, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Hirohumi HIRATA
  • Publication number: 20210011575
    Abstract: A display driver comprises a touch controller configured to perform touch sensing on a display panel during a vertical sync period. A first field of the vertical sync period comprises a display period and a touch sensing period following the display period. A start timing of the touch sensing period is controlled by an internal clock signal. A first counter is configured to, responsive to completion of the touch sensing, start a counting operation in synchronization with the internal clock signal. Gate control signal generator circuitry is configured to control a gate driver that is configured to drive a plurality of gate lines of the display panel. A gate line that is to be driven first to a high level during a second field following the first field is driven to the high level responsive to a count value of the first counter during the first field.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2020
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Inventors: Makoto TAKEUCHI, Shigeru OTA, Atsushi SHIKATA, Kentaro SUZUKI, Jiro SHIMBO
  • Patent number: 10875427
    Abstract: An attachment member allowing a connected state between the attachment member and a guide member to be more easily checked is provided. The attachment member for attaching a stay cloth, which guides a deployment direction of an airbag module, to a seat back frame has a holding portion which includes a holding space for housing an attachment portion of the stay cloth. The holding portion is inserted into an attachment hole to be fitted into the attachment hole that is formed in the seat back frame. A through-hole which allows the attachment portion of the stay cloth in the holding space to be exposed in a penetrating direction of the attachment hole is formed in the holding portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: TS Tech Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jinichi Tanabe, Hiroshi Baba, Makoto Takeuchi, Hiroshi Izawa, Yoshihisa Kurosaki
  • Publication number: 20200386227
    Abstract: There is provided a co-rotating scroll compressor in which a driving-side scroll member including a spiral wall between facing end plates can be manufacturable at low cost. A driving-side scroll member (70) includes a first driving-side scroll portion (71), a second driving-side scroll portion (72), and a bolt (31). The first driving-side scroll portion (71) includes a first driving-side end plate (71a) and a first driving-side wall (71b), and is driven by a motor (5). The second driving-side scroll portion (72) includes a second driving-side end plate (72a) and a second driving-side wall (72b). The bolt (31) performs fixing while a front end in a rotation axis direction of the first driving-side wall (71b) and a front end in the rotation axis direction of the second driving-side wall (72b) face each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Publication date: December 10, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takuma YAMASHITA, Takahide ITO, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Keita KITAGUCHI, Hirofumi HIRATA
  • Publication number: 20200378383
    Abstract: A co-rotating scroll compressor includes a driving-side scroll member, a driven-side scroll member, and a housing that accommodates both of the scroll members. The housing includes partition surfaces partitioned at a plane including both of the scroll members and approximately orthogonal to rotational axes of the scroll members, and flange parts that fasten the partition surfaces in a region on a periphery of the scroll members and on a lateral side when seen from a straight line connecting the rotational axes of the scroll members to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takuma YAMASHITA, Takahide ITO, Makoto TAKEUCHI, Keita KITAGUCHI, Hirofumi HIRATA
  • Patent number: 10844719
    Abstract: One of a pair of a fixed scroll and an orbiting scroll is the scroll including a step portion provided only at a predetermined position along a spiral direction on a blade bottom surface of a spiral wrap, and the other one of the scrolls is the scroll including a step portion provided only at a predetermined position along a spiral direction on a blade tip surface of a spiral wrap. A blade bottom surface of an end plate of the fixed scroll is set as a reference surface for setting a chip gap between both the scrolls. When a wrap height of the spiral wrap of the orbiting scroll is represented by (L) (Lo, Li) and a wrap height of the spiral wrap of the fixed scroll is represented by (lo, li), L (Lo, Li)>1 (lo, li) is satisfied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES THERMAL SYSTEMS, LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto Takeuchi, Genta Yoshikawa, Hajime Sato, Takuma Yamashita, Takayuki Hagita, Takayuki Kuwahara, Katsuhiro Fujita, Kazuhide Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10814654
    Abstract: There are provided a liquid jetting apparatus and a method of coping with the floating of a medium that enable the originally required moving distance of a liquid jet head to be set in a case where the contact between the liquid jet head and a medium caused by the floating of the medium is to be avoided. The liquid jetting apparatus includes a first medium floating detection unit (140) that detects the floating of a medium, a first head raising/lowering unit (400) that moves a first liquid jet head, a first movement parameter setting unit (142) that sets a first movement parameter, a first head raising/lowering control unit (120) that controls the first head raising/lowering unit, a second head raising/lowering unit (400) that moves a second liquid jet head, a second movement parameter setting unit (142) that sets a second movement parameter separately from the first movement parameter, and a second head raising/lowering control unit (120) that controls the second head raising/lowering unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventor: Makoto Takeuchi
  • Patent number: 10815993
    Abstract: To provide a scroll fluid machine that can improve reliability in abrasion resistance of a power transmission mechanism including a pin member and a ring member. The machine includes a driving scroll member (20), a driven scroll member (22), and a power transmission mechanism (26) that transmits power to synchronously rotate both scroll members (20, 22) and allow the scroll members to revolve and orbit relative to each other. The power transmission mechanism (26) includes a pin (30) attached to the driven scroll member (22), a ring body (34) provided in the driving scroll member (20) and having an inner circumference in contact with an outer circumference of the pin (30), and a circular groove (32) housing the ring body (34) and having an inner circumference in contact with an outer circumference of the ring body (34).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Keita Kitaguchi, Takahide Ito, Makoto Takeuchi, Takuma Yamashita, Hirofumi Hirata, Kazuhide Watanabe