Patents by Inventor Noboru Suzuki

Noboru Suzuki 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: 20200190654
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for manufacturing more beautiful black coated steel sheets by uniformly blackening the coating layer. Specifically, the present invention provides a method for manufacturing black coated steel sheets, which brings Zn—Al—Mg alloy coated steel sheets (1) into contact with steam in a closed container (10), wherein said closed container (10) can maintain a predefined internal pressure through variable control of the amount of steam flowing into said closed container (10) and/or the amount of steam flowing out of said closed container (10), and in said closed container (10) that can maintain said predefined pressure, said Zn—Al—Mg alloy coated steel sheets (1) have contact with the steam introduced into said closed container (10).
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2018
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Inventors: MASAKI YAMAMOTO, TADASHI NAKANO, ICHIRO TAKAHASHI, HIROYUKI NAKAMIZO, TOSHIAKI SATO, YOSHINOBU KURISU, YUUKI SAKURABA, YOSHITAKA YUKURA, TSUTOMU OHTA, SHINICHI KAJIMOTO, NOBORU SUZUKI, MASAHIKO TSUCHIYAMA, YUUSUKE MURAI
  • Patent number: 10685726
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor storage device includes: a NAND string with a first set of memory cells including a first memory cell; and a second set of memory cells including a second memory cell disposed above the first memory cell. The number of memory cells included in the first set is different from that of memory cells included in the second set. During a program verify operation when a data item of a level is written to a memory cell of the first set and a memory cell of the second set, a first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the first set and a second verify voltage different from the first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the second set.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuichiro Suzuki, Noboru Ooike, Masashi Yoshida
  • Patent number: 10655256
    Abstract: Provided is a nonwoven fabric structure containing an odd-shaped fiber. The odd-shaped fiber has bubbles inside and has a cross-sectional shape that is an irregular, non-circular cross-section. Further, it is preferable that the cross-sectional shape of the odd-shaped fiber changes in the fiber length direction, the odd-shaped fiber has a crystallinity of 40% or less, and the odd-shaped fiber is made of at least two kinds of thermoplastic resins. It is also preferable that that the nonwoven fabric structure contains a heat fusible fiber, the odd-shaped fiber is present in the form of a net-like fiber sheet, and the odd-shaped fiber is in the form of short fibers. In addition, a method for producing such a nonwoven fabric structure is a method in which a thermoplastic resin containing a foaming agent is extruded through a slit die to give an odd-shaped fiber having bubbles inside, followed by three-dimensional shaping.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignees: TEIJIN FRONTIER CO., LTD., UNISEL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeya Dei, Atsushi Suzuki, Naruhiko Onishi, Noboru Watanabe, Yasuyuki Yamazaki, Hironori Gouda, Yoshiyuki Tansei
  • Publication number: 20200148004
    Abstract: Provided is a tire that can satisfy both low heat build-up property and fracture resistance at a higher level than conventional tires. The tire has a center gauge of not less than 50 mm and contains a rubber composition obtained by blending less than 20 parts by mass of a silica with respect to 100 parts by mass of a rubber component, along with a thiuram-based accelerator, a sulfenamide-based accelerator, and a resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2020
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicant: BRIDGESTONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kenji SUZUKI, Noboru Saito, Kenichi Takei
  • Patent number: 10611156
    Abstract: An inkjet recording apparatus according to the present disclosure executes a first wiping operation in a case where the count value counted by the count unit is higher than a first threshold value while the recording operation is being performed and execute a second wiping operation when the recording operation completes in a case where the count value counted by the count unit is higher than a second threshold value. The inkjet recording apparatus also executes the second wiping operation when the first wiping operation has been performed while the recording operation is being performed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hiroshi Taira, Toshimitsu Danzuka, Taku Yokozawa, Noboru Kunimine, Akiko Aichi, Kazuki Narumi, Tomoki Yamamuro, Kazuhiko Sato, Kazuo Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20200082893
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor storage device includes: a NAND string with a first set of memory cells including a first memory cell; and a second set of memory cells including a second memory cell disposed above the first memory cell. The number of memory cells included in the first set is different from that of memory cells included in the second set. During a program verify operation when a data item of a level is written to a memory cell of the first set and a memory cell of the second set, a first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the first set and a second verify voltage different from the first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the second set.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuichiro SUZUKI, Noboru OOIKE, Masashi YOSHIDA
  • Publication number: 20200048728
    Abstract: The present invention enables quick cooling of steam-treated objects and thus reduces the manufacturing time of steam-treated products such as black coated steel sheets. The present invention provides a method for manufacturing steam-treated products, which involves a steam treatment step that introduces steam into a closed container (10) containing a treatment object (1) and brings the treatment object (1) into contact with the steam, and a treated object cooling step that cools the object (1) treated with steam in the steam treatment step, wherein said treated object cooling step introduces coolant gas into said closed container (10), brings said treated object (1) into contact with the coolant gas, and discharges the introduced coolant gas from said closed container (10).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2018
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: MASAKI YAMAMOTO, YOSHINOBU KURISU, TOSHIAKI SATO, TOYOHARU YASUDA, ICHIRO TAKAHASHI, HIROYUKI NAKAMIZO, TADASHI NAKANO, HIROKAZU TSUJI, TAKAHIDE HAYASHIDA, YOSHITAKA YUKURA, TSUTOMU OHTA, SHINICHI KAJIMOTO, TAKUMI UCHIYAMA, NOBORU SUZUKI, MASAHIKO TSUCHIYAMA, YUUSUKE MURAI
  • Patent number: 10522233
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor storage device includes: a NAND string with a first set of memory cells including a first memory cell; and a second set of memory cells including a second memory cell disposed above the first memory cell. The number of memory cells included in the first set is different from that of memory cells included in the second set. During a program verify operation when a data item of a level is written to a memory cell of the first set and a memory cell of the second set, a first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the first set and a second verify voltage different from the first verify voltage is applied to the gate of the memory cell of the second set.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuichiro Suzuki, Noboru Ooike, Masashi Yoshida
  • Patent number: 10505319
    Abstract: A device direct-mounting shield connector configured to be installed in an opening section in a metal casing, includes a nonconductive connector housing and a metal shield shell. The connector housing has a cylindrical hood section which includes a terminal housing section. The metal shield shell is installed in the connector housing and covers a circumference of the terminal housing section. The shield shell integrally has an exposed section and a fastening section. The exposed section is configured to contact to a shield shell of the mating connector when the mating connector is fitted with the connector housing. The fastening section has a through hole at a rear end side of the connector housing. The shield shell is fastened to the casing by passing a bolt into the through hole and a bolt hole in the casing and by tightening the bolt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Noboru Hayasaka, Yasuhiro Tanaka, Hiroaki Ono, Toru Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20190341725
    Abstract: A shield connector includes a braided conductor through which an electric wire is inserted; a shield shell formed in a tubular shape that has conductivity; and a ring formed in a tubular shape in which a pressing surface that faces the shield shell in an axial direction of the shield shell is formed on an inner surface side over an entire periphery. The pressing surface is inclined in a direction intersecting with the axial direction on a section in the axial direction. The ring is fixed to the shield shell while maintaining a state in which the pressing surface presses the braided conductor against the shield shell in the axial direction over the entire periphery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Tanaka, Noboru Hayasaka, Toru Suzuki, Yuuhei Takeshita
  • Patent number: 10461480
    Abstract: A shield connector includes a braided conductor through which an electric wire is inserted; a shield shell formed in a tubular shape that has conductivity; and a ring formed in a tubular shape in which a pressing surface that faces the shield shell in an axial direction of the shield shell is formed on an inner surface side over an entire periphery. The pressing surface is inclined in a direction intersecting with the axial direction on a section in the axial direction. The ring is fixed to the shield shell while maintaining a state in which the pressing surface presses the braided conductor against the shield shell in the axial direction over the entire periphery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Tanaka, Noboru Hayasaka, Toru Suzuki, Yuuhei Takeshita
  • Publication number: 20190299715
    Abstract: A tire that includes a band and a belt, the band is layered outward of the belt in a radial direction of the tire, the belt includes two or more layers layered in the radial direction of the tire, the band includes a rubber composition and a polyester cord, each of the two or more layers of the belt includes a rubber composition and a cord, and a gauge between the cords of two adjacent layers is not greater than 0.40 mm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicant: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Noboru OKABE, Masumi SUZUKI, Koji FUJISAWA
  • Publication number: 20190300764
    Abstract: An object of the present disclosure is to provide an adhesive composition for an organic fiber which has excellent heat-resistant adhesiveness that allows an organic fiber and a rubber composition to maintain high adhesive force even when being exposed to high temperatures. An adhesive composition for an organic fiber contains: (a) an epoxy compound that is a sorbitol polyglycidyl ether and has a chlorine content not greater than 9.6% by weight; and (b) a blocked isocyanate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicants: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD., NAGASE CHEMTEX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masumi SUZUKI, Yogun KIDA, Takuya KURIHARA, Dong MIAO, Noboru OKABE, Natsuki MAEKAWA, Toyohiro NAGANO, Masato FUSHIKI, Tetsuya HOSOMI
  • Publication number: 20190273522
    Abstract: The object is to simplify the configuration of a filter in a reception apparatus. The reception apparatus includes a filter. The filter provided in the reception apparatus selects a signal transmission characteristic that is one of a band stop characteristic or a low pass characteristic. Further, selection of the signal transmission characteristic in the filter provided in the reception apparatus is performed in response to a desired signal and an interference signal. In the filter provided in the reception apparatus, passage of the desired signal and attenuation of the interference signal based on the selected signal transmission characteristic are executed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2017
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Inventors: NORIHITO SUZUKI, NOBORU SASHO, NOBUHISA OZAWA
  • Publication number: 20190248406
    Abstract: An assembly structure of a sensor includes: a shaft; a housing including: a first cylindrical part; and a first annular plate that is an annular plate, an outer periphery of which is connected to an end of the first cylindrical part, and that is orthogonal to a rotation axis of the shaft; a magnet accommodated inside the first cylindrical part in a radial direction and fixed to an end of the shaft; a sensor configured to detect rotation of the magnet; and a holder that is fixed to the first annular plate and that holds the sensor such that the sensor is disposed at a predetermined position with respect to the magnet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2017
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: NSK LTD.
    Inventors: Noboru KANEKO, Masakazu MORIMOTO, Makoto HAGIWARA, Ryoichi SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10369843
    Abstract: According to a production method of a rubber composition for tire of the present invention comprising a rubber component (A) comprising at least one selected from the group consisting of a natural rubber and a synthetic diene rubber, a filler, a coupling agent (D) of (CpH2p+1O)3—Si—(CH2)q—S—CO—CkH2k+1, and a vulcanizing agent (E) comprising a vulcanizer and a vulcanization accelerator, the method comprising: a step X1 of kneading all amount of A, a part of the filler and a part of D, a step X2 of kneading the kneaded product of step X1, the remaining amount of the filler and D, and a step F of kneading the kneaded product of step X2 and E, it is possible to produce a rubber composition for tire in which fuel efficiency and abrasion resistance are improved in a good balance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Ayuko Yamana, Yuka Yokoyama, Masako Nakatani, Takashi Miki, Takuya Horiguchi, Yoichi Mizuno, Takahiro Kawachi, Noboru Okabe, Natsuki Sugimoto, Kenichi Uesaka, Tetsuya Maekawa, Yumi Suzuki, Fumiya Kato
  • Publication number: 20190232671
    Abstract: According to an embodiment of this invention, an apparatus comprises: a detachable inktank containing ink; a subtank containing the ink supplied from the inktank; a printhead configured to discharge the ink supplied from the subtank; an ink supply path connecting the subtank to the printhead; a valve arranged on the ink supply path; a supply unit configured to supply the ink from the inktank to the subtank by repeatedly opening and closing the valve; a suction unit configured to suck the ink from the printhead; and a control unit configured to control, when the inktank is attached, the supply unit to operate for a predetermined number of times to supply the ink from the inktank to the subtank, and to subsequently control the suction unit to operate to supply the ink from the subtank to the printhead.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Inventors: Toshimitsu Danzuka, Naoaki Wada, Kazuki Narumi, Tomoki Yamamuro, Hiroshi Taira, Akiko Aichi, Noboru Kunimine, Taku Yokozawa, Kazuo Suzuki, Kazuhiko Sato, Masataka Kato, Shin Genta, Hiroto Kango
  • Publication number: 20190167484
    Abstract: An adhesive skin patch including a base film, a pressure-sensitive adhesive layer provided on one side of the base film, and a release liner peelably laminated so as to cover an adhesive surface of the pressure-sensitive adhesive layer, wherein the pressure-sensitive adhesive layer contains an acrylic copolymer, and wherein the base film has a thickness of 1 to 9 mm, and the pressure-sensitive adhesive layer has a thickness of 16 to 50 mm, the adhesive skin patch having good adhesiveness to a skin surface and a good fit feeling as if no skin patch is adhered; and a wound body of an adhesive skin patch obtained by winding the adhesive skin patch.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2017
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Applicant: NITTO DENKO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takeshi SAKUMA, Mai SUZUKI, Tetsuya NAKAMURA, Noboru YOSHIDA
  • Patent number: 10007218
    Abstract: A fixing device has: a nip member; a tubular belt looped around the nip member and including a metal tube, the metal tube having an outer peripheral surface; and a roller having a shaft and an elastic portion covering the shaft, the roller defining an axial direction, the elastic portion and the nip member being configured to nip a predetermined portion of the tubular belt. The outer peripheral surface of the metal tube has an end region in the axial direction, and a rough region between the end regions. The rough region has a surface roughness greater than a surface roughness of the end region. And the end region and the rough region provide a boundary region, therebetween which is positioned outward of the predetermined region in the axial direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Noboru Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20170343940
    Abstract: A fixing device has: a nip member; a tubular belt looped around the nip member and including a metal tube, the metal tube having an outer peripheral surface; and a roller having a shaft and an elastic portion covering the shaft, the roller defining an axial direction, the elastic portion and the nip member being configured to nip a predetermined portion of the tubular belt. The outer peripheral surface of the metal tube has an end region in the axial direction, and a rough region between the end regions. The rough region has a surface roughness greater than a surface roughness of the end region. And the end region and the rough region provide a boundary region, therebetween which is positioned outward of the predetermined region in the axial direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Inventor: Noboru Suzuki