Patents by Inventor Masahiro Kawamura

Masahiro Kawamura 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: 11993180
    Abstract: An in-vehicle solar charge control system includes a path switching unit provided in parallel with the first DC-to-DC converter on an electrical circuit that connects a solar DC-to-DC converter and a first battery and through which electricity having output power flows, and a switching unit controller which switches the path switching unit between a first state in which the output power is supplied to the first battery without being input to the first DC-to-DC converter, and a second state in which the output power is allowed to be input to the first DC-to-DC converter that is switched to the first operating state by a converter control unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yuma Miyamoto, Kohki Ohkoshi, Masahiro Takahashi, Akinori Kawamura, Taisuke Hayashi, Takashi Fukai
  • Publication number: 20240166592
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (1) provides a high performance organic electroluminescence device and a novel material for realizing such an organic electroluminescence device: wherein R1 to R6, a to f, L1 to L3, and Ar are as defined in the description.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2023
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Applicant: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO.,LTD.
    Inventors: Tomoki KATO, Taro YAMAKI, Masahiro KAWAMURA, Hirokatsu ITO
  • Patent number: 11987244
    Abstract: A drive source controller is configured to control a drive torque of a drive source that drives a vehicle. The drive source controller is configured to prohibit acceptance of drive source required torque from a cruise controller when automatic braking control is activated during cruise control, or not output the drive source required torque to the drive source controller when the automatic braking control is activated during the cruise control.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hidemasa Kinoto, Hiroshi Arita, Hideki Kawashima, Hiroaki Kawamura, Yuuya Kogure, Masahiro Iriyama
  • Patent number: 11939279
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (1) provides a high performance organic electroluminescence device and a novel material for realizing such an organic electroluminescence device: wherein R1 to R6, a to f, L1 to L3, and Ar are as defined in the description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2024
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tomoki Kato, Taro Yamaki, Masahiro Kawamura, Hirokatsu Ito
  • Publication number: 20240096533
    Abstract: The coil component includes a coil, a first core having a first magnetic permeability, and a second core having a second magnetic permeability lower than the first magnetic permeability. The first core and the second core form a magnetic path. The coil forms two or more winding windows. The first core contacts with an entirety of one side line extending in a second direction of each of the winding windows, and protrudes from both ends of one side line of at least one of the winding windows. The second core contacts with three side lines other than the one side line of each of the winding windows. A surface resistance of the first core between two points that are 20 mm away from each other is not less than 5 ? after a high-temperature storage test. A drive frequency of the coil component is not less than 20 kHz.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2021
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Mao KAWAMURA, Hayato TANABE, Naohisa UEHARA, Takashi SOBASHIMA, Keisuke AKAKI, Takuya ENDOU, Yuki ABE, Masahiro KONDO, Norimitsu HOSHI
  • Patent number: 11926233
    Abstract: A vehicle control device configured to control supply of electric power generated by a solar panel mounted on a vehicle includes a supply destination setting unit configured to set, based on a condition of the vehicle, a target device that is a destination for the supply of the electric power generated by the solar panel, a target setting unit configured to set, depending on the target device set by the supply destination setting unit, target output electric power to be output from the solar panel to the target device, and a power controller configured to control the electric power to be supplied from the solar panel to the target device based on the target output electric power set by the target setting unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yuma Miyamoto, Masahiro Takahashi, Akinori Kawamura, Taisuke Hayashi, Takashi Fukai, Kohki Ohkoshi
  • Publication number: 20230322673
    Abstract: A compound is represented by a formula (1) below, in which k is an integer of 0 or more, m is an integer of 1 or more, n is an integer of 2 or more. L is a substituted or unsubstituted aromatic hydrocarbon ring having 6 to 30 ring carbon atoms, CN is a cyano group, and D1 and D2 are each independently represented by one of a formula (2), a formula (3) and formula (3x) below, D1 and D2 being optionally mutually the same or different.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2023
    Publication date: October 12, 2023
    Applicant: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO.,LTD.
    Inventors: Satomi TASAKI, Masahiro KAWAMURA, Toshinari OGIWARA, Hitoshi KUMA, Kei YOSHIDA, Keiji OKINAKA
  • Patent number: 11739061
    Abstract: A compound is represented by a formula (1) below, in which k is an integer of 0 or more, m is an integer of 1 or more, n is an integer of 2 or more. L is a substituted or unsubstituted aromatic hydrocarbon ring having 6 to 30 ring carbon atoms, CN is a cyano group, and D1 and D2 are each independently represented by one of a formula (2), a formula (3) and formula (3x) below, D1 and D2 being optionally mutually the same or different.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2023
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD
    Inventors: Satomi Tasaki, Masahiro Kawamura, Toshinari Ogiwara, Hitoshi Kuma, Kei Yoshida, Keiji Okinaka
  • Patent number: 11691983
    Abstract: Specifically substituted benzofuro- and benzothienoquinolines and their use in electronic devices, especially electroluminescent devices. When used as charge transport material, charge blocker material and/or host material in electroluminescent devices, the specifically substituted benzofuro- and benzothienoquinolines may provide improved efficiency, stability, manufacturability, or spectral characteristics of electroluminescent devices and reduced driving voltage of electroluminescent devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 4, 2023
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yuichi Nishimae, Michelle Groarke, Heinz Wolleb, Annemarie Wolleb, Yuki Nakano, Hideaki Nagashima, Tasuku Haketa, Masahiro Kawamura, Takushi Shiomi
  • Patent number: 11678571
    Abstract: A compound of formula (7) is provided wherein L4 is a linking group selected from the group consisting of: provided that an asterisk (*) indicates the position bonding to the nitrogen atom of the carbazolyl group, R6 to R13 are independently a hydrogen atom, or a phenyl group, Ar17 is an unsubstituted phenylphenyl group, and Ar18 is a phenylphenyl group which may be substituted by a phenyl group or a naphthyl group, or a phenyl group which may be substituted by a naphthyl group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2023
    Assignees: Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., JOLED Inc.
    Inventors: Masahiro Kawamura, Emiko Kambe, Akifumi Nakamura, Yasunori Kijima, Tadahiko Yoshinaga, Shigeyuki Matsunami
  • Patent number: 11631817
    Abstract: ABSTRACT An organic electroluminescence device includes an anode, a cathode, and at least one organic layer provided between the anode and the cathode, in which the at least one organic layer contains a first compound represented by a formula (1) and a second compound represented by a formula (2). In the formula (1), A1 is a substituted or unsubstituted nitrogen-containing heterocyclic group having 5 to 24 ring atoms, and L1 is a single bond, a substituted or unsubstituted divalent aryl group having 6 to 24 ring carbon atoms or a substituted or unsubstituted divalent heterocyclic group having 5 to 24 ring atoms. In the formula (2), X1 is an oxygen atom or a sulfur atom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2023
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Kawamura, Tetsuya Masuda, Kazuki Nishimura
  • Patent number: 11552251
    Abstract: The compound represented by formula (1): wherein A, B, R1, and R2 are as defined in the description, provides organic electroluminescence (EL) devices having a high emission efficiency when operated at low voltage and a long lifetime and electronic devices including such organic EL devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 10, 2023
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ryota Takahashi, Tomoki Kato, Hirokatsu Ito, Masahiro Kawamura, Masakazu Funahashi, Hiroyuki Saito, Yuichiro Kawamura, Yoshiaki Takahashi, Tetsuya Masuda, Hitoshi Kuma
  • Publication number: 20220363637
    Abstract: A compound is represented by a formula (1) below, in which k is an integer of 0 or more, m is an integer of 1 or more, n is an integer of 2 or more. L is a substituted or unsubstituted aromatic hydrocarbon ring having 6 to 30 ring carbon atoms, CN is a cyano group, and D1 and D2 are each independently represented by one of a formula (2), a formula (3) and formula (3x) below, D1 and D2 being optionally mutually the same or different.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2021
    Publication date: November 17, 2022
    Applicant: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Satomi Tasaki, Masahiro Kawamura, Toshinari Ogiwara, Hitoshi Kuma, Kei Yoshida, Keiji Okinaka
  • Patent number: 11456421
    Abstract: Anthracene derivatives each having a structure including an anthracene skeleton, a phenanthrene skeleton selected from among various phenanthrene skeletons different in bonding site which is bonded to the 9-position of the anthracene skeleton and a group selected from among various aryl groups and so on which is bonded to the 10-position of the anthracene skeleton. Organic EL devices made by using the derivatives exhibit high light emission efficiency and a long life.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2022
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Kawamura, Mitsunori Ito
  • Publication number: 20220278283
    Abstract: The compound represented by formula (1): wherein A, B, R1, and R2 are as defined in the description, provides organic electroluminescence (EL) devices having a high emission efficiency when operated at low voltage and a long lifetime and electronic devices including such organic EL devices.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2022
    Publication date: September 1, 2022
    Applicant: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ryota TAKAHASHI, Tomoki KATO, Hirokatsu ITO, Masahiro KAWAMURA, Masakazu FUNAHASHI, Hiroyuki SAITO, Yuichiro KAWAMURA, Yoshiaki TAKAHASHI, Tetsuya MASUDA, Hitoshi KUMA
  • Patent number: 11289661
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I), a material for an organic electroluminescence device comprising at least one compound of formula (I); an organic electroluminescence device which comprises an organic thin film layer between a cathode and an anode, wherein the organic thin film layer comprises one or more layers and comprises a light emitting layer, and at least one layer of the organic thin film layer comprises at least one compound of formula (I); an electronic equipment comprising the organic electroluminescence device; and a process for preparing the compound of formula (I).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2022
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Michelle Groarke, Takushi Shiomi, Masahiro Kawamura, Hideaki Nagashima
  • Patent number: 11283025
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (1): wherein R1 to R5, a to e, L1 to L3, Ar, and X are as defined in the description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2022
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Taro Yamaki, Tomoki Kato, Masahiro Kawamura, Hirokatsu Ito
  • Patent number: 11276834
    Abstract: A light emitting element includes a structure in which an anode 51, an organic layer 70 containing an organic material and including a light emitting layer, and a cathode 52 are stacked. The light emitting layer includes, from a side of the anode to a side of the cathode, two or more light emitting regions configured to emit different colors of light. Each light emitting region contains a host material and a dopant material. An absolute value of an ionization potential of the host material contained in a light emitting region near to the cathode is larger than an absolute value of an ionization potential of the host material contained in a light emitting region near to the anode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2022
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shoji Sudo, Masahiro Kawamura, Masakazu Funahashi
  • Patent number: 11264576
    Abstract: Specifically substituted ladder type compounds of formula (I) wherein A is formula (II) a material for an organic electroluminescence device comprising at least one compound of formula (I), and an organic electroluminescence device which comprises one or more organic thin film layers including an emitting layer between a cathode and an anode, wherein at least one layer of the organic thin film layers comprises at least one compound of formula (I).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2022
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yumiko Mizuki, Kei Yoshida, Kiyoshi Ikeda, Masahiro Kawamura
  • Patent number: RE49343
    Abstract: An organic electroluminescence device includes: a cathode; an anode; and an organic thin-film layer disposed between the cathode and the anode, the organic thin-film layer having one or more layers including an emitting layer, in which the emitting layer includes a first material represented by the following formula (1) and a second material in a form of a fluorescent dopant material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2022
    Assignee: IDEMITSU KOSAN CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Kawamura, Hirokatsu Ito, Toshinari Ogiwara, Yumiko Mizuki