Patents by Inventor Naoya Tanaka

Naoya Tanaka 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: 11522316
    Abstract: A connector 10 includes: a first housing 11A, a first terminal 51A attached to the first housing 11A; a second housing 11B separate from the first housing 11A; a second terminal 51B attached to the second housing 11B; a flexible member 81 where the first terminal 51A and second terminal 51B are connected to two ends, and connecting the first housing 11A and second housing 11B; and an aligning member 41 having a flexible member insertion cavity 44 where the flexible member 81 is inserted, and that is movably arranged between the first housing 11A and second housing 11B in a condition where the flexible member 81 is inserted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2021
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2022
    Assignee: Molex, LLC
    Inventors: Shuichi Sato, Koji Murakami, Mikiji Tanaka, Naoya Inoue
  • Publication number: 20220382738
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus comprises a data base configured to store, for a predetermined vehicle, a history of coating operation which is operation related to coating using a coating film containing an easily removable layer; and a controller configured to: acquire operation data representing details on the coating operation that is performed on the vehicle, and update the data base based on the operation data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2022
    Publication date: December 1, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yukinori II, Kenji YAMAGUCHI, Junya OGAWA, Yuki NAGANUMA, Junya YAMAMOTO, Yuta TONE, Naoki ISHIZUKA, Tadayuki TANAKA, Keisuke ITO, Yuka YOKOI, Takashi HAYASHI, Naoya OKA, Yu HAMADA
  • Patent number: 11499509
    Abstract: An exhaust gas recirculation system for a multi-cylinder engine is provided, which includes an exhaust manifold connected to a cylinder head, a catalyst connected to a downstream end of the exhaust manifold in terms of an exhaust gas flow, an EGR gas outlet provided downstream of the catalyst, an in-head EGR passage penetrating the cylinder head, and an EGR pipe extending from the EGR gas outlet and directly connected to an inlet of the in-head EGR passage to lead EGR gas thereto. The catalyst is disposed so that the exhaust gas flows therein from a first side to a second side in an engine cylinder lined-up direction. The EGR gas outlet is located on the second side with respect to the center of the engine in the cylinder lined-up direction, and the inlet of the in-head EGR passage is located in the first side with respect to the engine center.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: Mazda Motor Corporation
    Inventors: Tomonori Nishida, Yuji Kojima, Noriaki Fujita, Ken Yoshida, Takashi Kariya, Takayuki Tominaga, Naoya Matsumoto, Yusaku Matsumura, Yuki Koda, Takuya Nishihara, Hiroyuki Ohmura, Arashi Imura, Fusatoshi Tanaka, Takuya Yamada, Shintaro Umesaki
  • Publication number: 20220339728
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to appropriately perform a welding quality control. Therefore, a welding work data accumulation device (100) includes: a measurement unit (4, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 16) that measures a welding motion and a welding phenomenon when a welding operator (1) grips a welding torch (2) and performs welding on a welded body (3); a data analysis unit (14) that extracts an appropriate combination of a welding motion feature amount (Tw, Ht, and Sp) and a welding phenomenon feature amount (Iw, S, and Ssym) in correction with time or coordinates based on data acquired by the measurement unit (4, 5, 7, 9, 11, and 16); and a data accumulation unit (15) that creates a database (70) based on an extraction result of the data analysis unit (14).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2020
    Publication date: October 27, 2022
    Applicant: HITACHI, LTD.
    Inventors: Naoya OKIZAKI, Akihide TANAKA, Isamu TAKAHASHI, Xudong ZHANG
  • Publication number: 20220337532
    Abstract: A storage apparatus includes: a plurality of storage controllers including controller interfaces including a plurality of interface ports for connection to the plurality of switches having switch ports, a plurality of virtual networks configured by one of the switch ports is configured in the switch, and the storage controller sends a first packet for specifying the switch port to which the interface port is to be connected from the interface port to the plurality of virtual networks, and determines an address of the interface port used for data transfer between the storage controllers based on a switch number of the switch and a switch port number of the switch port in a case where a second packet including information for specifying the switch number of the switch and the switch port number of the switch port to which the interface port is to be connected is received.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2021
    Publication date: October 20, 2022
    Inventors: Katsuya TANAKA, Naoya OKADA
  • Patent number: 11476850
    Abstract: A semiconductor relay device includes a conversion circuit configured to receive an input signal from outside and pass a first current to a first node based on the input signal. A zener diode has an anode coupled to a second node and a cathode coupled to the first node. A resistor is coupled between the second node and a third node. A number n of diodes are serially coupled. A thyristor has an anode coupled to the first node, a cathode coupled to the second node, and a control terminal coupled to the third node. A transistor has a gate coupled to the first node. An anode of a diode at a first end of the n diodes is coupled to the first node, and a cathode of a diode at a second end of the n diodes is coupled to a third node.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2022
    Assignees: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA ELECTRONIC DEVICES & STORAGE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Naoya Takai, Yukihiro Takifuji, Keita Saito, Kazuki Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20220324871
    Abstract: A compound of formula (C-7), wherein RQ represents a fluorine atom, a chlorine atom, or a —S(O)nR2; RQ2 represents a —S(O)nR2; R2 represents an ethyl group; n represents 0, 1, or 2; R3b represents a chlorine atom; and R3c represents a hydrogen atom.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2022
    Publication date: October 13, 2022
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Ayaka TANAKA, Naoya SUGIMOTO, Risa KONO, Yoshihiko NOKURA
  • Publication number: 20220326035
    Abstract: A controller of an information processing apparatus is configured to select at least one store as a recommended store from among a plurality of stores located in a vicinity of a stopped vehicle based on a road configuration in the vicinity of the vehicle, and notify the vehicle of information regarding the selected recommended store via a communication interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2022
    Publication date: October 13, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toyokazu NAKASHIMA, Yurika TANAKA, Shoji SAKAMOTO, Yusuke KOBAYASHI, Kotaro OKABE, Hirotada NAKANISHI, Naoya OKA, Daiki OTANI
  • Patent number: 11462525
    Abstract: An optical coupling device includes a light receiving element provided with a first output terminal and a second output terminal, a light emitting element provided on the light receiving element, a first switching element, a first electrode plate, and a sealing member. The first switching element is provided side by side on the light receiving element. A first main terminal and a control terminal are provided on an upper surface of the first switching element. A second main terminal is provided on a lower surface of the first switching element. The first main terminal is connected to the first output terminal. The control terminal is connected to the second output terminal. An upper surface of the first electrode plate is connected to the second main terminal. The sealing member covers the light receiving element, the light emitting element, and the first switching element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2022
    Assignees: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA ELECTRONIC DEVICES & STORAGE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Mami Fujihara, Naoya Takai, Kazuki Tanaka, Takenori Yasuzumi, Yoshio Noguchi, Tsuyoshi Tokiwa
  • Publication number: 20220309435
    Abstract: A controller of an information processing apparatus is configured to, upon acquiring movement information on a vehicle parked in a parking lot, determine whether there is order information for a product or service ordered by a user of the vehicle, and in a case in which there is order information for the product or service, notify, via a communication interface, a provider of the product or service of cancellation information for the product or service.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2022
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toyokazu NAKASHIMA, Yurika TANAKA, Shoji SAKAMOTO, Yusuke KOBAYASHI, Kotaro OKABE, Hirotada NAKANISHI, Naoya OKA, Daiki OTANI
  • Publication number: 20220311436
    Abstract: A semiconductor relay device includes a conversion circuit configured to receive an input signal from outside and pass a first current to a first node based on the input signal. A zener diode has an anode coupled to a second node and a cathode coupled to the first node. A resistor is coupled between the second node and a third node. A number n of diodes are serially coupled. A thyristor has an anode coupled to the first node, a cathode coupled to the second node, and a control terminal coupled to the third node. A transistor has a gate coupled to the first node. An anode of a diode at a first end of the n diodes is coupled to the first node, and a cathode of a diode at a second end of the n diodes is coupled to a third node.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2021
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Inventors: Naoya Takai, Yukihiro Takifuji, Keita Saito, Kazuki Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20220298314
    Abstract: A polyolefin microporous film includes: a polyethylene-based resin; and a polyolefin (B) other than polyethylene. The polyolefin microporous film has peaks at temperatures of lower than 150° C. and 150° C. or higher respectively in a differential scanning calorimeter (DSC). A half width of the peak at lower than 150° C. is 10° C. or lower. A puncture strength in terms of 10 ?m is 2.0 N or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2020
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Applicant: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC.
    Inventors: Hiroko TANAKA, Naoya NISHIMURA, Haruka SHIMOKAWATOKO, Takuya KUMA
  • Publication number: 20220301434
    Abstract: A controller of an information processing apparatus is configured to acquire information indicating a loudness of sound emitted by a second vehicle parked within a predetermined range from a first vehicle or a vehicle height of the second vehicle, and in a case in which the controller determines that the loudness or the vehicle height exceeds a predetermined first threshold, the controller provides a predetermined notification to the first vehicle via a communication interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2022
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toyokazu NAKASHIMA, Yurika TANAKA, Shoji SAKAMOTO, Yusuke KOBAYASHI, Kotaro OKABE, Hirotada NAKANISHI, Naoya OKA, Daiki OTANI
  • Publication number: 20220283035
    Abstract: A burner work measurement system configured to measure work using a burner is provided. The burner work measurement system includes one or more cameras configured to capture the work and a control unit configured to perform computing processing on images captured by the cameras, the control unit is configured to create work data obtained by calculating, based on the images captured by the cameras, at least one of a positional relation between a work object and the burner or flame, a positional relation between the work object and a brazing filler metal, and a positional relation between the burner or the flame and the brazing filler metal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2020
    Publication date: September 8, 2022
    Applicants: Hitachi, Ltd., Daikin Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Akihide TANAKA, Hiroshi YOSHIKAWA, Shinya KANEKO, Isamu TAKAHASHI, Naoya OKIZAKI, Xudong ZHANG, Yasunori HAMA
  • Patent number: 11407756
    Abstract: A compound controlling harmful arthropods, represented by formula (I) [wherein Q represents a group represented by Q1 or a group represented by Q2; Z represents an oxygen atom or a sulfur atom; A1 represents a nitrogen atom; A2 represents a CR4a; A3 represents a nitrogen atom or a CR4b; B1 represents a CR1; B2 represents a nitrogen atom or a CR6b; B3 represents a nitrogen atom or a CR6c; R1 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group having one or more substituent(s) selected from the group consisting of a cyano group and a halogen atom; R2 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group; R3 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group; R4a, R4b, R6b, and R6c are identical to or different from each other, and each represent a hydrogen atom; n represents 0, 1, or 2; and q represents 0, 1, 2, or 3] or an N-oxide compound thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2022
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Ayaka Tanaka, Naoya Sugimoto, Risa Kono, Yoshihiko Nokura
  • Publication number: 20220234146
    Abstract: A welding work measurement system enables accurate measurement of a positional relation between respective parts. Therefore, a welding work measurement system includes a photodetection unit that detects light generated by a plurality of markers attached to a torch for welding a welding object or light reflected by the plurality of markers, a marker position acquisition unit that acquires marker position data that is three-dimensional coordinate data on the markers on the basis of the light detected by the photodetection unit, and a torch position acquisition unit that acquires torch position data that is three-dimensional coordinate data on the torch on the basis of the marker position data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2020
    Publication date: July 28, 2022
    Inventors: Akihide TANAKA, Xudong ZHANG, Naoya OKIZAKI, lsamu TAKAHASHl
  • Patent number: 11395798
    Abstract: The present invention provides an O/W type emulsion having a volume median diameter of not more than 100 nm and containing a compound represented by the formula (1) wherein Xa and Xb are each independently X1, X2 or a 1,4-piperazinediyl group; s is 1 or 2, R4 is an alkyl group having 1-6 carbon atoms, na and nb are each independently 0 or 1, R1a, R1b, R2a and R2b are each independently an alkylene group having 1-6 carbon atoms, Ya and Yb are each independently an ester bond, or the like, and R3a and R3b are each independently a liposoluble vitamin residue or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignees: NOF CORPORATION, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Kota Tange, Yuta Nakai, Hidetaka Akita, Hiroki Tanaka, Ayaka Watanabe, Naoya Miura, Hideyoshi Harashima
  • Publication number: 20220218541
    Abstract: A control device of a vehicle is installed in a vehicle including: a body having a vehicle cabin and a floor panel constituting a floor of the vehicle cabin; a door opening-closing mechanism that drives a door mounted on the body to open and close; and a slope deploying mechanism that deploys a slope plate housed under the floor panel to the outside of the body. The control device coordinates the operation of the door opening-closing mechanism and the slope deploying mechanism. The control device opens the door by the door opening-closing mechanism after deploying the slope plate toward the outside of the body by the slope deploying mechanism.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2022
    Publication date: July 14, 2022
    Inventors: Kentaro Oya, Ryo Kanda, Seiji Kanda, Masaaki Tanaka, Naoya Ishida, Chihiro Date
  • Publication number: 20220215309
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a controller configured to: detect whether there is a standby user waiting in or in the vicinity of a parked vehicle based on parked vehicle information related to the parked vehicle; and output, to a terminal apparatus, referral information including information related to work to which the standby user is to be referred.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 3, 2022
    Publication date: July 7, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toyokazu NAKASHIMA, Yurika TANAKA, Shoji SAKAMOTO, Yusuke KOBAYASHI, Kotaro OKABE, Hirotada NAKANISHI, Naoya OKA, Daiki OTANI
  • Publication number: 20220207549
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a controller configured to: based on parked vehicle information related to a parked vehicle parked in a parking lot, detect whether there is a standby user waiting in or in the vicinity of the parked vehicle; and output, to a terminal apparatus, service information to be notified to the standby user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2021
    Publication date: June 30, 2022
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Toyokazu NAKASHIMA, Yurika TANAKA, Shoji SAKAMOTO, Yusuke KOBAYASHI, Kotaro OKABE, Hirotada NAKANISHI, Naoya OKA, Daiki OTANI