Patents by Inventor Masashi Kimura

Masashi 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).

  • Patent number: 10525906
    Abstract: A branch structure in which a branch harness is connected to a trunk harness includes connecting terminals. The trunk harness includes a plurality of trunk lines which are parallel-arranged. The branch harness includes a plurality of branch lines. The connecting terminals are respectively connected to the plurality of the trunk lines so as to electrically connect the plurality of the branch lines to the plurality of the trunk lines respectively. The trunk lines include connecting parts recessed in a radial direction. The connecting parts are arranged along an arrangement direction of the plurality of the trunk lines. The connecting terminals respectively includes connecting plate parts connected to the connecting parts in surface contact.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masashi Tsukamoto, Daiyu Nakajima, Jun Kimura, Mihoko Sowa
  • Patent number: 10494038
    Abstract: The vibration of a cab deck as well as the mass of a deck supporting member is suppressed. A slewing frame of an upper slewing body includes a front plate connected to a second side plate. A cab deck is disposed on a front side of an engine deck with a gap between the cab deck and the engine deck. A deck supporting member is connected to the second side plate and the cab deck. When viewed along an up-and-down direction, a connection portion of the front plate to be connected to the second side plate is opposed to, in the lateral direction via the second side plate, a connection portion of the deck supporting member to be connected to the second side plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignees: Kobe Steel, Ltd., KOBELCO CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masashi Irie, Takahiro Shinozaki, Yoshimune Mori, Masashi Kawabata, Kiyotsuna Kuchiki, Tomonori Nakashita, Masaya Nishizawa, Yasumasa Kimura, Eri Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10480838
    Abstract: A refrigeration cycle apparatus controller includes an expansion-valve controller configured to output an opening-degree command for an expansion valve based on a deviation between a discharge temperature of refrigerant discharged from a compressor and a set discharge temperature, and at least two control parameters including a proportionality coefficient and an integral coefficient, a flow-rate-correction-coefficient calculator configured to calculate a flow-rate correction coefficient from a refrigerant flow rate of refrigerant circulating through a refrigerant circuit and a preset flow-rate reference value, and a coefficient corrector configured to calculate the proportionality coefficient by correcting a preset proportionality-coefficient reference value based on the flow-rate correction coefficient, and calculate the integral coefficient by correcting a preset integral-coefficient reference value based on the flow-rate correction coefficient.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Masashi Fujitsuka, Masaya Kimura, Kazunori Tsuchino
  • Publication number: 20190338160
    Abstract: There are provided: an aqueous polyhydroxyurethane resin dispersion which can achieve long-term storage that is a requirement for industrial applications, and with which a coating film having an excellent gas-barrier property can be formed; an aqueous dispersion composition containing a complex of the resin and a clay mineral; and a film having an excellent gas-barrier property, which is produced using the aqueous polyhydroxyurethane resin dispersion or the aqueous dispersion composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2017
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Kazuya KIMURA, Kenichi TAKAHASHI, Manabu URUNO, Kazuaki MUTO, Masashi TANIGAWA, Akiko MINAMI
  • Patent number: 10469053
    Abstract: In an elastic wave device, a piezoelectric substrate is laminated on a support substrate including a recess. On one of a first principal surface and a second principal surface of the piezoelectric substrate, a functional electrode including an IDT electrode is provided. Passing-through sections are provided in the piezoelectric substrate and connected to a hollow section enclosed by the recess and the piezoelectric substrate. In a plan view of the piezoelectric substrate seen from the first principal surface, at least a portion of the passing-through sections is inside a minimum rectangular or substantially rectangular region encompassing an outer circumference of a region including the functional electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masashi Omura, Tetsuya Kimura, Yutaka Kishimoto
  • Publication number: 20190317106
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide: a method for predicting the prognosis for kidney disease for a subject on the basis of the amount of D- and L-amino acids, from a blood sample; and an analysis system that determines prognosis predictions. This purpose is achieved by using at least one amino acid to predict the prognosis for kidney disease, said amino acid being selected from the group consisting of D-serine, D-asparagine, D-proline, D-alanine, D-leucine, D-lysine, D-allo-isoleucine, L-glutamic acid, L-alanine, L-tryptophan, and L-asparagine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 17, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Applicants: Osaka University, Shiseido Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Isaka, Tomonori Kimura, Keiko Yasuda, Kenji Hamase, Masashi Mita
  • Patent number: 10436154
    Abstract: In a control device of an internal-combustion engine according to the disclosure, an intake throttle valve (25) for adjusting an EGR valve differential pressure (?PEGR) is provided, an EGR valve upstream pressure (PEGR0) is estimated by using a target fresh air amount (GAIRCMD) (step 6), a target differential pressure (?PEGRCMD) is set to a smaller value as the target fresh air amount (GAIRCMD) becomes smaller (FIG. 5), and a difference between the EGR valve upstream pressure (PEGR0) and the target differential pressure (?PEGRCMD) is set as a target valve downstream pressure (P1CMD) (step 7). By using the target fresh air amount (GAIRCMD), the EGR valve upstream pressure (PEGR0), and the target valve downstream pressure (P1CMD), the target EGR valve opening degree (LEGRCMD) is set (step 23), and an EGR valve (43) is controlled based on the target EGR valve opening degree (step 24).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Masaki Ueno, Noritaka Kimura, Kosuke Ihara, Yuto Katori, Hajime Uto, Yosuke Yamada, Masashi Hidaka
  • Patent number: 10413691
    Abstract: Provided is a gas storing mask which, with a simple configuration, allows a reduction in feeling of discomfort given to a patient. An oxygen delivering mask (1a) includes a first sheet (2) and a second sheet (3), oxygen supplied from outside the oxygen delivering mask (1a) being stored in a gas storing part (4) formed between the first sheet (2) and the second sheet (3).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignees: HIROSHIMA UNIVERSITY, JMS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yuma Hayashi, Atsushi Kimura, Noboru Saeki, Takashi Kondo, Masashi Kawamoto, Sachiko Otsuki, Kensuke Yanabe
  • Publication number: 20190271708
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide: a blood sample analysis method for determining diabetes complications in subjects with kidney damage on the basis of D- and L-amino acid content, from a blood sample; a method for examining diabetes complications; and a sample analysis system that outputs pathological information about diabetes complications. The purpose of this invention is achieved by using at least one amino acid selected from the group consisting of D-aspartic acid, D-proline, L-glutamine, and L-isoleucine, in order to determine diabetes complications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 17, 2017
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Applicants: Osaka University, Shiseido Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Isaka, Tomonori Kimura, Keiko Yasuda, Kenji Hamase, Masashi Mita
  • Patent number: 10359664
    Abstract: A display device includes a display surface with pixels including four sub-pixels of four colors, and being arrayed in a matrix of a first viewing angle direction and a second viewing angle direction orthogonal thereto. The first viewing angle direction in a direction parallel to the display surface of a main viewing angle direction that intersects with the display surface. A reflective member, first substrate, a second substrate facing the first substrate, a color filter with filters of four colors corresponding to the four sub-pixels, and a scattering member is provided on the second substrate. For the color filter, a change in transmittance of the filters per pixel in the main viewing angle direction is smaller than a change in transmittance of the filters per pixel in a direction orthogonal to the first viewing angle direction in the second viewing angle direction parallel to the display surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Masaya Tamaki, Yoko Fukunaga, Masashi Mitsui, Susumu Kimura
  • Publication number: 20190152532
    Abstract: The vibration of a cab deck as well as the mass of a deck supporting member is suppressed. A slewing frame 10 of an upper slewing body 1 includes a front plate 17 connected to a second side plate 15B. A cab deck 30 is disposed on a front side X1 of an engine deck 20 with a gap S between the cab deck 30 and the engine deck 20. A deck supporting member 40 is connected to the second side plate 15B and the cab deck 30. When viewed along an up-and-down direction Z, a connection portion of the front plate 17 to be connected to the second side plate 15B is opposed to, in the lateral direction Y via the second side plate 15B, a connection portion of the deck supporting member 40 to be connected to the second side plate 15B.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2016
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Applicants: KABUSHIKI KAISHA KOBE SEIKO SHO (Kobe Steel, Ltd.), KOBELCO CONSTRUCTION MACHINERY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masashi IRIE, Takahiro SHINOZAKI, Yoshimune MORI, Masashi KAWABATA, Kiyotsuna KUCHIKI, Tomonori NAKASHITA, Masaya NISHIZAWA, Yasumasa KIMURA, Eri WATANABE
  • Publication number: 20190129948
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium stores therein a generating program that causes a computer to execute a process including: receiving a word; generating a first and a second vectors according to the received word by applying a first and a second conversion parameters each to the received word; and generating a new third vector according to the word based on the generated first and second vectors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2018
    Publication date: May 2, 2019
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Takuya Nakajima, Ryuichi Takagi, Masashi Kimura, Takamichi Toda, Takuya Yoshida, Kayoko Iwamoto, Naoki Takahashi
  • Publication number: 20190003344
    Abstract: A combined cycle power system includes a gas turbine exhausting an exhaust gas, a heat recovery steam generator including, a first economizer, a first steam generator, a second economizer, a second steam generator, a steam turbine which is driven by the steam generated at the first steam generator and the second steam generator, and a flasher which generates a first flash steam and a first drain water by flashing a portion of the water heated by the first economizer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: January 3, 2019
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Takahisa HOSHINO, Masashi Kimura
  • Publication number: 20180192860
    Abstract: An image display control device displays a human body interior image on a display device and includes an imaging section, a transmission section, an image acquiring section, a transmitter, and a power source. The imaging section images the interior of a human body and generates human body interior image data. The image acquiring section acquires the human body interior image data corresponding to the human body interior image from the imaging section through the transmission section. The transmitter transmits the human body interior image data acquired by the image acquiring section to the display device through wireless communication. The power source supplies power to the imaging section, the image acquiring section, and the transmitter. The image acquiring section, the transmitter, and the power source are integral to one another, forming a main unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2016
    Publication date: July 12, 2018
    Inventor: Masashi KIMURA
  • Patent number: 9953736
    Abstract: An aluminum electric wire includes an annealing conductor that is made up of elemental wires made of an aluminum alloy containing 0.90-1.20 mass % Fe, 0.10-0.25 mass % Mg, 0.01-0.05 mass % Ti, 0.0005-0.0025 mass % B, and the balance being Al and has a tensile strength of 110 MPa or more, a breaking elongation of 15% or more, and an electric conductivity of 58% IACS or more, and an insulating material covering the conductor. The wire is produced by casting an aluminum alloy prepared by rapidly solidifying a molten aluminum alloy having the above composition, producing the wires by subjecting the alloy to plasticity processing, producing the conductor by bunching the wires, subjecting the wires or the conductor to annealing at 250° C. or higher, and then covering the conductor with the insulator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 24, 2018
    Assignees: AUTONETWORKS TECHNOLOGIES, LTD., SUMITOMO WIRING SYSTEMS, LTD., SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD, SUMITOMO ELECTRIC TOYAMA CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yasuyuki Otsuka, Masanobu Yoshimura, Kotaro Maeda, Jun Yoshimoto, Masashi Kimura, Taichirou Nishikawa, Misato Kusakari, Shinichi Kitamura, Hiroaki Takai
  • Publication number: 20170250973
    Abstract: A medical information management server (1) is connected to terminal devices (2) in a communicable manner, manages examination result information for medical use, and includes a product number receiving section (101), a key generating section (102), a storage region setting section (103), and a key transmitting section (104). The product number receiving section (101) receives product number information of a medical product from one (21) of the terminal devices through the network (3). When the product number receiving section (101) receives the product number information, the key generating section (104) generates authentication key information based on the product number information. The storage region setting section (103) sets a storage region for storing examination result information in correspondence with the authentication key information generated by the key generating section (104).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 7, 2015
    Publication date: August 31, 2017
    Inventor: Masashi KIMURA
  • Publication number: 20170051636
    Abstract: A combined cycle power system includes a gas turbine exhausting an exhaust gas, a heat recovery steam generator including, a first economizer, a first steam generator, a second economizer, a second steam generator, a steam turbine which is driven by the steam generated at the first steam generator and the second steam generator, and a flasher which generates a first flash steam and a first drain water by flashing a portion of the water heated by the first economizer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2016
    Publication date: February 23, 2017
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Takahisa HOSHINO, Masashi KIMURA
  • Patent number: 9349567
    Abstract: An evacuation structure of a charged particle beam device includes: a vacuum chamber provided with a charged particle source; vacuum piping connected to the vacuum chamber; a main vacuum pump which is connected via the vacuum piping and evacuates the inside of the vacuum chamber; a non-evaporable getter pump disposed at a position between the vacuum chamber and the main vacuum pump in the vacuum piping; and a coarse evacuation port connected at a position between the vacuum chamber and the non-evaporable getter pump in the vacuum piping The coarse evacuation port includes: a coarse evacuation valve that opens and closes the coarse evacuation port; and a leak valve to open the vacuum chamber to the atmosphere.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Assignee: Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Takahoko, Daisuke Kobayashi, Masashi Kimura, Masahiro Sasajima
  • Publication number: 20160086766
    Abstract: An evacuation structure of a charged particle beam device includes: a vacuum chamber provided with a charged particle source; vacuum piping connected to the vacuum chamber; a main vacuum pump which is connected via the vacuum piping and evacuates the inside of the vacuum chamber; a non-evaporable getter pump disposed at a position between the vacuum chamber and the main vacuum pump in the vacuum piping; and a coarse evacuation port connected at a position between the vacuum chamber and the non-evaporable getter pump in the vacuum piping The coarse evacuation port includes: a coarse evacuation valve that opens and closes the coarse evacuation port; and a leak valve to open the vacuum chamber to the atmosphere.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2014
    Publication date: March 24, 2016
    Inventors: Yoshihiro TAKAHOKO, Daisuke KOBAYASHI, Masashi KIMURA, Masahiro SASAJIMA
  • Publication number: 20150289753
    Abstract: A guide tube according to the present invention has an initial form designed in advance according to a shape of an internal space. When an external force is applied, the guide tube deforms from the initial form to another form. When the applied external force is removed, the guide tube returns to the initial form. The guide tube includes a first end portion. The first end portion is preferably closed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2013
    Publication date: October 15, 2015
    Inventor: Masashi Kimura