Patents by Inventor Masahiro Tsuchiya

Masahiro Tsuchiya 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).

  • Publication number: 20240030545
    Abstract: In a sealed battery provided with an electrode body and a battery case accommodating the electrode body, the battery case includes a case body having an opening and accommodating the electrode body, and a plate-shaped lid closing the opening of the case body. The lid includes a safety valve made of resin. The safety valve is formed with a ring-shaped groove that is recessed in a thickness direction of the lid and has a ring shape in plan view. In the safety valve, a thinnest portion having a thinnest thickness in the safety valve includes a ring-shaped thinnest portion of a ring shape in plan view including the bottom of the ring-shaped groove.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2023
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Inventors: Yozo UCHIDA, Tsuyoshi EHARA, Yuki SATO, Syoichi TSUCHIYA, Masataka ASAI, Tsuyoshi ASANO, Masahiro UCHIMURA
  • Publication number: 20230415652
    Abstract: The present technology relates to a camera module, an information processing system, an information processing method, and an information processing apparatus capable of suppressing complication of a system including a camera in a moving device such as a vehicle. A camera module includes a first camera, a second camera, and a housing that stores the first camera and the second camera. In a state where the camera module is installed in a moving device, an optical axis of the first camera faces obliquely rearward of the moving device, and an optical axis of the second camera faces in a lateral direction or obliquely forward of the moving device. The present technology can be applied to, for example, a vehicle that performs automated driving.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2021
    Publication date: December 28, 2023
    Applicant: Sony Group Corporation
    Inventors: Yuji WADA, Masahiro TAMORI, Hidenori ISHIBASHI, Hidehiro KOMATSU, Satoshi AKAGAWA, Keishi TSUCHIYA, Shinichi IRIYA, Takuya MOTOISHI, Junichi NAGAHARA, Daisuke ISHII, Henrik ERBEUS
  • Publication number: 20230391254
    Abstract: A vehicle comprising a state detection device the detects a behavior and peripheral environmental information of the vehicle, an optical device that displays at least a plurality of condensing marks which are a pattern indicating at least a travelling direction of the vehicle on a road surface, and a lamp controller that controls lighting or blinking of the optical device. The lamp controller acquires a detection signal, lights or blinks the optical device based on the detection signal, and combines a plurality of linear partial irradiation images into the plurality of condensing marks. The optical device arranges and displays the plurality of condensing marks side by side on a road where the vehicle enters in the traveling direction, and displays the plurality of condensing marks in at least two different colors that appear to overlap each other to a viewer when the viewer is a first distance from the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2023
    Publication date: December 7, 2023
    Applicant: Maxell, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masahiro KISHIGAMI, Toshinori Sugiyama, Yasuhiko Kunii, Yuji Tsuchiya, Go Shimizu, Masayoshi Takori, Ryuya Kawaji
  • Publication number: 20230387516
    Abstract: In a sealed power storage device, a device case includes a resin case body with an opening and a resin lid closing the opening. The resin lid is made of electrical insulation resin. A metal terminal member is extended from inside to outside of the device case, penetrating through the resin lid. The resin lid is hermetically molded together with the metal terminal member so that the resin lid is directly joined to the outer peripheral surface of the metal terminal member without interposing another member between the resin lid and the metal terminal member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Inventors: Yozo UCHIDA, Tsuyoshi EHARA, Yuki SATO, Syoichi TSUCHIYA, Masataka ASAI, Tsuyoshi ASANO, Masahiro UCHIMURA, Shigeru MATSUMOTO, Yasuaki NAGANO
  • Publication number: 20230382912
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound having the basic structure shown by Formula (I) in which the indole ring and the pyrazolopyridine structure is bound through a substituent, a salt thereof or a solvate of either the compound or a salt of the compound, as well as a preventative agent or a therapeutic agent for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (Type 2 diabetes) or obesity containing such compound, salt or solvate as an active ingredient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Applicant: Chugai Seiyaku Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Hitoshi YOSHINO, Satoshi TSUCHIYA, Atsushi MATSUO, Tsutomu SATO, Masahiro NISHIMOTO, Kyoko OGURI, Hiroko OGAWA, Yoshikazu NISHIMURA, Yoshiyuki FURUTA, Hirotaka KASHIWAGI, Nobuyuki HORI, Takuma KAMON, Takuya SHIRAISHI, Shoshin YOSHIDA, Takahiro KAWAI, Satoshi TANIDA, Masahide AOKI
  • Publication number: 20230387524
    Abstract: A sealed power storage device includes a device case having a metal wall portion formed with liquid inlet, and a sealing member sealing the liquid inlet to cover the liquid inlet from above an outer surface of the metal wall portion. The sealing member is a resin sealing member made of resin. The outer surface of the metal wall portion includes an annular seal surface surrounding an opening edge of the liquid inlet. The resin sealing member includes an annular joined portion hermetically joined to the annular seal surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Inventors: Yuki SATO, Yozo UCHIDA, Tsuyoshi EHARA, Syoichi TSUCHIYA, Masataka ASAI, Tsuyoshi ASANO, Masahiro UCHIMURA, Shigeru MATSUMOTO, Yasuaki NAGANO
  • Publication number: 20230387542
    Abstract: In a sealed battery, a battery case includes a metal wall portion formed with a gas vent hole. The metal wall portion includes an annular seal surface surrounding an opening edge of the gas vent hole. A resin safety valve member closing the gas vent hole includes an annular joined portion hermetically joined to the annular seal surface and an inside portion located more inside than the annular joined portion in a radial direction. The inside portion breaks when the internal pressure of the battery case reaches a valve opening pressure, thereby opening the resin safety valve member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Inventors: Yozo UCHIDA, Tsuyoshi EHARA, Yuki SATO, Syoichi TSUCHIYA, Masataka ASAI, Tsuyoshi ASANO, Masahiro UCHIMURA, Shigeru MATSUMOTO, Yasuaki NAGANO
  • Publication number: 20230387541
    Abstract: In a sealed battery, a battery case includes a metal wall portion formed with a gas vent hole. Of an outer surface of the metal wall portion, a hole-surrounding annular surface surrounding an opening edge of the gas vent hole includes an annular seal surface surrounding the opening edge of the gas vent hole. A resin safety valve member covering and closing the the gas vent hole includes an annular joined portion hermetically joined to the annular seal surface. The annular joined portion of the resin safety valve breaks when the internal pressure of the battery case reaches a valve opening pressure, thereby opening the resin safety valve member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: November 30, 2023
    Inventors: Yozo UCHIDA, Tsuyoshi EHARA, Yuki SATO, Syoichi TSUCHIYA, Masataka ASAI, Tsuyoshi ASANO, Masahiro UCHIMURA, Shigeru MATSUMOTO, Yasuaki NAGANO
  • Publication number: 20230368124
    Abstract: A delivery management device includes a communication unit and a control unit. The control unit acquires vehicle position information and user position information when a request for delivery of a parcel is received, selects one vehicle among a plurality of vehicles based on contents of the request, information acquired from a storage device, the vehicle position information and the user position information, makes the selected vehicle as a responsible vehicle move to the user present position, and receives a pickup completion notification indicating that the responsible vehicle moved to the user present position and a shipment parcel has been loaded onto the responsible vehicle or a completion notification indicating that the responsible vehicle arrived at the user present position and a reception parcel has been taken out of the responsible vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2023
    Publication date: November 16, 2023
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Kentaro ISHIKAWA, Yoshie IMAI, Masato TSUCHIYA, Nobuaki MOTOYAMA, Masahiro ABUKAWA, Satoru FURUTA
  • Patent number: 11815467
    Abstract: A nano projection structure inspection apparatus herein disclosed includes an inspection light irradiation part and a chromameter. The inspection light irradiation part irradiates inspection light to an inspected surface being a surface of a metal. An imaging optical axis of an imaging element of the chromameter is arranged to be tilted to a regular reflection direction of the inspection light caused by the inspected surface. The chromameter makes the imaging element receive diffusion reflection light, among reflection light of the inspection light from the inspected surface, the reflection light containing regular reflection light and the diffusion reflection light, so as to inspect a nanoscale projection structure on the inspected surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2023
    Assignees: PRIME PLANET ENERGY & SOLUTIONS, INC., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yuki Sato, Syoichi Tsuchiya, Masataka Asai, Tsuyoshi Asano, Masahiro Uchimura, Nozomi Tateyama
  • Patent number: 11814381
    Abstract: The present invention provides the compound, 3-[(1S,2S)-1-[5-[(4S)-2,2-Dimethyloxan-4-yl]-2-[(4S)-2-(4-fluoro-3,5-dimethylphenyl)-3-[3-(4-fluoro-1-methylindazol-5-yl)-2-oxoimidazol-1-yl]-4-methyl-6,7-dihydro-4H-pyrazolo[4,3-c]pyridine-5-carbonyl]indol-1-yl]-2-methylcyclopropyl]-4H-1,2,4-oxadiazol-5-one, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt of the compound, as well as a preventative agent or a therapeutic agent for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (Type 2 diabetes) or obesity containing such compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2023
    Assignee: Chugai Seiyaku Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Hitoshi Yoshino, Satoshi Tsuchiya, Atsushi Matsuo, Tsutomu Sato, Masahiro Nishimoto, Kyoko Oguri, Hiroko Ogawa, Yoshikazu Nishimura, Yoshiyuki Furuta, Hirotaka Kashiwagi, Nobuyuki Hori, Takuma Kamon, Takuya Shiraishi, Shoshin Yoshida, Takahiro Kawai, Satoshi Tanida, Masahide Aoki
  • Patent number: 11791578
    Abstract: A connector 10 includes a housing 11 and a plurality of terminals 40A, 40B arranged in two or more stages in a vertical direction in the housing 11. The plurality of terminals 40A, 40B extend downward behind the housing 11 and include board connecting portions 43 in lower end parts. The board connecting portions 43 provided in the plurality of terminals 40A, 40B are so set that the board connecting portions 43 of the terminals arranged in an upper stage (e.g. upper-stage terminals 40A) in the housing 11 are located to be lower in a state before being connected to a surface of a board 100.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2023
    Assignee: SUMITOMO WIRING SYSTEMS, LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro Karita, Takashi Tsuchiya
  • Patent number: 11780365
    Abstract: An optical device for displaying a condensing mark includes a light source, and an optical element for condensing light emitted from the light source onto an irradiated surface. A lamp controller acquires a detection signal from a state detection device mounted on the vehicle and configured to detect a behavior of and peripheral environmental information of the vehicle, and light or blink the optical device. The optical device displays a plurality of condensing marks by arranging each of them side by side in at least the travelling direction of the vehicle on a lane orthogonal to a lane on which the vehicle exists, and one of the plurality of condensing marks to be displayed on a display region farthest from the vehicle is different in color from another one of the plurality of condensing marks to be displayed on a display region closest to the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2023
    Assignee: Maxell, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masahiro Kishigami, Toshinori Sugiyama, Yasuhiko Kunii, Yuji Tsuchiya, Go Shimizu, Masayoshi Takori, Ryuya Kawaji
  • Publication number: 20230286009
    Abstract: According to one aspect of the present disclosure, an applying unit that can be connected to a printer and apply an adhesive to a recording sheet includes: a roller configured to transport the recording sheet that is discharged from the printer; a sensor configured to detect the bend of the recording sheet; an applying portion configured to apply the adhesive to the recording sheet; and a control device configured to adjust the rotation speed of the roller according to the value detected by the sensor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2022
    Publication date: September 14, 2023
    Inventors: Tetsuhiro Ishikawa, Masahiro Tsuchiya, Youichi Takamura, Yuji Yada, Tatsuya Oguchi
  • Publication number: 20230274867
    Abstract: It is intended to improve magnetic saturation characteristics of magnetic composite bodies containing metal magnetic particles and insulating fine particles. A magnetic composite body contains a first metal magnetic particle and a second metal magnetic particle, and fine particles are in contact with the first and second metal magnetic particles. The fine particles are insulating and non-magnetic particles. A first oxide film is provided on the surface of the first metal magnetic particle, and a second oxide film is provided on the surface of the second metal magnetic particle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2022
    Publication date: August 31, 2023
    Inventors: Hirotaro SEINO, Kengo TSUCHIYA, Masahiro HACHIYA
  • Patent number: 11688563
    Abstract: The present invention provides an electret sheet that exhibits excellent piezoelectricity even by light stress. The electret sheet of the invention is characterized by including a charged porous sheet, in which the electret sheet has a compressive elastic modulus of 80 to 300 MPa when compressively deformed at 25° C. and a 50% compression stress of 120 to 300 kPa at 25° C., and thus has the excellent piezoelectricity for light stress and exhibits the excellent piezoelectricity even by light stress (0.5N or less) caused by a pulse wave or a breathing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2023
    Assignee: SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tetsuhiro Kato, Nobuto Kamiya, Masahiro Tsuchiya, Yuuta Katsurayama, Yasuyuki Shirasaka
  • Patent number: 11655118
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide a storage state in which a reactive compound layer can be stably maintained in a polymer film having a reactive compound layer on the surface. The film roll is obtained by winding together: a first polymer film having a reactive compound layer on the surface, and a second polymer film having a surface roughness (Ra) of 0.1 ?m or more and a modulus of elasticity of 300 MPa or more and 10 GPa or less. The film bundle is obtained by laminating the first and second polymer films. Preferably, storing the film roll and the film bundle at a low temperature enables a thin layer of a reactive compound to be stably maintained.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2023
    Assignee: TOYOBO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kaya Tokuda, Masahiro Yamashita, Tetsuo Okuyama, Toshiyuki Tsuchiya, Naoki Watanabe, Shunsuke Ichimura
  • Patent number: 11370239
    Abstract: A printer includes a holder configured to house rolled recording paper, a cover that is attached to the holder to be openable and closable relative to the holder, and a contact part that is attached to the cover and configured to contact the recording paper. The contact part is configured such that the contact part substantially point-contacts the recording paper, and positions on the contact part contacting the recording paper change as the recording paper is unrolled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED
    Inventors: Yuji Yada, Yoshinari Takabatake, Tetsuhiro Ishikawa, Tatsuya Oguchi, Masahiro Tsuchiya
  • Patent number: 11325402
    Abstract: A printer including a printing part which prints on a recording paper; a cutter part which cuts the recording paper; and a conveying part which includes a conveying route having a curving shape and through which the recording paper conveyed through the cutter part is conveyed; a conveying route cover which is attached to the conveying part and covers a portion of the conveying route; and a flapper which is provided at a curved portion of the conveying route, has a curved shape, and is rotatably attached to the conveying route cover so as to rotatably open or close relative to a main body of the printer, wherein the conveying route cover and the flapper are movable together so as to separate from or contact the main body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED
    Inventors: Tatsuya Oguchi, Sumio Watanabe, Masahiro Tsuchiya, Tetsuhiro Ishikawa
  • Patent number: 11325405
    Abstract: A printer includes a print head configured to print on a recording sheet, a platen roller attached to a frame in a rotatable manner, a support having a head spring attached thereto that urges the print head toward the platen roller, and a hold unit attached to the frame in a rotatable manner and having an engaging part that engages with a projection situated at a side end of the support, wherein the head spring is configured to urge the print head toward the platen roller when the projection is engaged with the engaging part, and wherein the hold unit is configured to be rotated to cause the engaging part to disengage from the projection.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: FUJITSU COMPONENT LIMITED
    Inventors: Yuji Yada, Masahiro Tsuchiya, Tetsuhiro Ishikawa, Hiromi Ohtsuka, Tatsuya Oguchi