Patents by Inventor Masami Kimura

Masami Kimura 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: 20190317624
    Abstract: A touch panel including an oxide semiconductor film having conductivity is provided. The touch panel includes a transistor, a second insulating film, and a touch sensor. The transistor includes a gate electrode; a gate insulating film; a first oxide semiconductor film; a source electrode and a drain electrode; a first insulating film; and a second oxide semiconductor film. The second insulating film is over the second oxide semiconductor film so that the second oxide semiconductor film is positioned between the first insulating film and the second insulating film. The touch sensor includes a first electrode and a second electrode. One of the first and second electrodes includes the second oxide semiconductor film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2019
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Shunpei YAMAZAKI, Hajime KIMURA, Masami JINTYOU, Yasuharu HOSAKA, Naoto GOTO, Takahiro IGUCHI, Daisuke KUROSAKI, Junichi KOEZUKA
  • Publication number: 20190248776
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound having a cholinergic muscarinic M1 receptor positive allosteric modulator activity, which may be useful as a prophylactic or therapeutic drug for Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia, pain, sleep disorder, Parkinson's disease dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and the like. The present invention relates to a compound represented by the formula (I) or a salt thereof: wherein each symbol is as defined in the attached DESCRIPTION.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Inventors: Takahiro SUGIMOTO, Shinkichi SUZUKI, Hiroki SAKAMOTO, Masami YAMADA, Minoru NAKAMURA, Makoto KAMATA, Kenichiro SHIMOKAWA, Masaki OGINO, Eiji KIMURA, Masataka MURAKAMI, Jinichi YONEMORI, Takuto KOJIMA
  • Patent number: 10372274
    Abstract: A touch panel including an oxide semiconductor film having conductivity is provided. The touch panel includes a transistor, a second insulating film, and a touch sensor. The transistor includes a gate electrode; a gate insulating film; a first oxide semiconductor film; a source electrode and a drain electrode; a first insulating film; and a second oxide semiconductor film. The second insulating film is over the second oxide semiconductor film so that the second oxide semiconductor film is positioned between the first insulating film and the second insulating film. The touch sensor includes a first electrode and a second electrode. One of the first and second electrodes includes the second oxide semiconductor film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shunpei Yamazaki, Hajime Kimura, Masami Jintyou, Yasuharu Hosaka, Naoto Goto, Takahiro Iguchi, Daisuke Kurosaki, Junichi Koezuka
  • Patent number: 10366689
    Abstract: A communication robot includes a housing and a speaker. The communication robot performs a motion of emitting a sound including a particular phoneme. With such a configuration, it is possible to provide a new communication robot that contributes to the development of the listening ability of languages. For example, the communication robot may include a storage. The communication robot may be configured to determine a motion to be performed based on the information of the storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: KYOCERA Corporation
    Inventor: Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20190186310
    Abstract: A lubricant supply apparatus for an internal combustion engine includes a lubricant shower and a baffle plate. The lubricant shower is disposed between a camshaft and a cylinder head cover attached to a cylinder head. The lubricant shower includes a supply port from which a lubricant is supplied to the camshaft. The baffle plate is disposed between the camshaft and the lubricant shower such that a clearance is provided between the baffle plate and the lubricant shower. The baffle plate includes a hole provided at a position at which the hole of the baffle plate overlaps with the supply port of the lubricant shower. The camshaft is provided with a cam. The supply port of the lubricant shower and the hole of the baffle plate are located above the cam.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 4, 2018
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koichiro Kimura, Masami Ishikawa
  • Publication number: 20170352351
    Abstract: A communication robot includes a housing and a speaker. The communication robot performs a motion of emitting a sound including a particular phoneme. With such a configuration, it is possible to provide a new communication robot that contributes to the development of the listening ability of languages. For example, the communication robot may include a storage. The communication robot may be configured to determine a motion to be performed based on the information of the storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2015
    Publication date: December 7, 2017
    Applicant: KYOCERA Corporation
    Inventor: Masami KIMURA
  • Patent number: 9082736
    Abstract: An organic EL panel forms at least one organic EL element on a substrate. The organic EL element has a laminating structure in which an organic layer including a light-emitting layer is arranged between an anode and a cathode. A light-emitting region in which the organic EL element is formed and a wiring region in which a wiring electrode is formed are formed on the substrate, the wiring electrode is drawn out from the light-emitting region and is electrically connected to the anode or the cathode of the organic EL element, and the wiring electrode has a planarly R shaped portion having a rounded corner at the end part on the side of the organic EL element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignees: Pioneer Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Jun Sugahara, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8917017
    Abstract: For organic EL panels with a hollow-sealed structure to meet the demand of flat or large displays, the inconvenience of contact of drying anent etc touching the organic EL elements in the sealed space is avoided. An organic EL panel includes a panel substrate, a light-emitting part with a plurality of organic EL elements having an anode, an organic layer and a cathode laminated on the panel substrate, and a sealing substrate configured to be bonded onto the panel substrate through an adhesive layer to seal the light-emitting part. The sealing substrate includes a supporting projection projecting toward the panel substrate. A supporting margin facing to the bottom face of the supporting projection is provided where the organic EL elements is not formed within a region of the light-emitting part on the panel substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 23, 2014
    Assignees: Tohoku Pioneer Corporation, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Shintaro Yamasaki, Yuji Saito, Yutaka Saito, Masashi Fukuzaki, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8668541
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing an image display element including: a front panel; a back panel facing the front panel; plural pixels arranged in a matrix between the panels, and to be selected to be in a display or non-display state; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels, the panels being bonded with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes being connected to a driving control circuit via metal wires, includes a first step of performing dicing from the back side of the opposing surface from the front panel, and forming a groove part such that electrode terminals connected to the electrodes are exposed between adjacent plural pixel lines, with the back panel bonded thereto, and a second step of forming the metal wires so as to be connected to the electrode terminals exposed at the groove part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 11, 2014
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Ryota Oki, Tekeshi Yoshida, Jun Sugahara, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8593054
    Abstract: An image display element includes: a front panel; a back panel opposite thereto; a plurality of pixels arranged between both the panels; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels. The panels are bonded with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes are connected to a driving circuit via metal film wires. The back panel is divided so as to expose electrode terminals, and a groove part V-shaped in cross section is formed at the divided portion. The metal film wires are formed on the top surface of the back panel, and the electrode terminals and the metal film wires are connected by a conductive paste coated along the tilt surfaces forming the groove part. Partitions are disposed between the adjacent electrode terminals at the bottom of the groove part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2013
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Masaaki Hiraki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Jun Sugahara, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8502447
    Abstract: An image display element includes: a front panel; a back panel opposite to the front panel; a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix between both the panels, and to be selected to be in a display or non-display state; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels. Both the panels are bonded together with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes are connected to a driving control circuit via metal wires. The back panel is divided such that electrode terminals connected to the electrodes are exposed between adjacent plural pixel lines, and a groove part having a shape wider at the top on the back side of the opposing surface from the front panel than at the bottom is formed at the divided portion. The metal wires are connected to the exposed electrode terminals of the groove part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Jun Sugahara, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8362362
    Abstract: An image display element includes: a front panel; a back panel opposite thereto; a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix between both the panels; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels. Both the panels are bonded together with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes are connected to a driving circuit via metal film wires. Division is performed so as to expose electrode terminals, and a groove part V-shaped in cross section is formed at the divided portion. The metal film wires are formed on the surface of the top of the back panel, and the electrode terminals and the metal film wires are connected by a conductive paste coated along the tilt surfaces forming the groove part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Masaaki Hiraki, Jun Sugahara, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20120319570
    Abstract: An organic EL panel forms at least one organic EL element on a substrate. The organic EL element has a laminating structure in which an organic layer including a light-emitting layer is arranged between an anode and a cathode. A light-emitting region in which the organic EL element is formed and a wiring region in which a wiring electrode is formed are formed on the substrate, the wiring electrode is drawn out from the light-emitting region and is electrically connected to the anode or the cathode of the organic EL element, and the wiring electrode has a planarly R shaped portion having a rounded corner at the end part on the side of the organic EL element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2010
    Publication date: December 20, 2012
    Applicants: TOHOKU PIONEER CORPORATION, PIONEER CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun Sugahara, Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20120309253
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing an image display element including: a front panel; a back panel facing the front panel; plural pixels arranged in a matrix between the panels, and to be selected to be in a display or non-display state; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels, the panels being bonded with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes being connected to a driving control circuit via metal wires, includes a first step of performing dicing from the back side of the opposing surface from the front panel, and forming a groove part such that electrode terminals connected to the electrodes are exposed between adjacent plural pixel lines, with the back panel bonded thereto, and a second step of forming the metal wires so as to be connected to the electrode terminals exposed at the groove part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Publication date: December 6, 2012
    Applicants: TOHOKU PIONEER CORPORATION, MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Zenichiro HARA, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Jun Sugahara, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 8272911
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing an image display element including: a front panel; a back panel facing the front panel; plural pixels arranged in a matrix between the panels, and to be selected to be in a display or non-display state; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels, the panels being bonded with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween, and the electrodes being connected to a driving control circuit via metal wires, includes a first step of performing dicing from the back side of the opposing surface from the front panel, and forming a groove part such that electrode terminals connected to the electrodes are exposed between adjacent plural pixel lines, with the back panel bonded thereto, and a second step of forming the metal wires so as to be connected to the electrode terminals exposed at the groove part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2012
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Jun Sugahara, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20120178334
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an organic EL panel includes forming a light-emitting part having at least one organic EL element on a panel substrate, forming a concave portion for housing the light-emitting part on a sealing substrate, and sealing the light-emitting part by bonding the panel substrate and the sealing substrate together through an adhesive layer. A supporting projection projecting toward the panel substrate is formed while the concave portion is being formed, and a supporting margin facing the bottom face of the supporting projection is provided where the organic EL elements are not formed within a region of the light-emitting part on the panel substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2012
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Applicants: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION, TOHOKU PIONEER CORPORATION
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Shintaro Yamasaki, Yuji Saito, Yutaka Saito, Masashi Fukuzaki, Masami Kimura
  • Patent number: 7960914
    Abstract: An image display element includes: a front panel; a back panel opposite thereto; plural pixels arranged in a matrix between the panels; and plural electrodes for controlling the pixels. The panels are bonded with the pixels and the electrodes interposed therebetween. The electrodes are connected to a driving circuit via metal film wires. The back panel is divided so as to expose electrode terminals, and a groove part V-shaped in cross section is formed at the divided portion. The metal film wires are formed on the top surface of the back panel, and the electrode terminals and the metal film wires are connected by a conductive paste coated along the tilt surfaces forming the groove part. A contact resistance reducing means is disposed at the connection part interface between the electrode terminal and the conductive paste.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2011
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Yoshiyuki Suehiro, Nobuo Terazaki, Jun Sugahara, Ryota Oki, Takeshi Yoshida, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Toshinao Yuki, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshinori Fukuda, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20110080089
    Abstract: For organic EL panels with a hollow-sealed structure to meet the demand of flat or large displays, the inconvenience of contact of drying anent etc touching the organic EL elements in the sealed space is avoided. An organic EL panel includes a panel substrate, a light-emitting part with a plurality of organic EL elements having an anode, an organic layer and a cathode laminated on the panel substrate, and a sealing substrate configured to be bonded onto the panel substrate through an adhesive layer to seal the light-emitting part. The sealing substrate includes a supporting projection projecting toward the panel substrate. A supporting margin facing to the bottom face of the supporting projection is provided where the organic EL elements is not formed within a region of the light-emitting part on the panel substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Publication date: April 7, 2011
    Applicants: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION, TOHOKU PIONEER CORPORATION
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Shintaro Yamasaki, Yuji Saito, Yutaka Saito, Masashi Fukuzaki, Masami Kimura
  • Publication number: 20110080088
    Abstract: An organic EL panel (light transmissive luminescent panel) is configured to have a display screen formed of a plurality of pixels with improved display performance by restricting stray light at the panel edge surface and enabling a high-grade color display by restricting the reduction of the mixing ratio of colors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Publication date: April 7, 2011
    Applicants: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Tohoku Pioneer Corporation
    Inventors: Zenichiro Hara, Satoru Kiridoshi, Suguru Nagae, Takanori Okumura, Shintaro Yamasaki, Yutaka Saito, Yuji Saito, Hiroyuki Sato, Yosuke Sato, Masami Kimura, Jun Sugahara
  • Patent number: RE42221
    Abstract: A polymerizable liquid crystal composition containing compounds represented by the formula (1-1) and the formula (1-2), compounds represented by the formula (2-1) and the formula (2-2), and a compound represented by the formula (3-1): the polymerizable liquid crystal composition having homogeneous, homeotropic, or hybrid alignment, which can be coated on a support substrate, for example, of a transparent plastic film such as a triacetyl cellulose film or cycloolefin polymer film, or glass, and is aligned on a substrate as a polymer film while maintaining the alignment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2011
    Assignees: Chisso Corporation, Chisso Petrochemical Corporation
    Inventors: Maiko Ito, Masami Kimura, Ryushi Shundo