Patents by Inventor Osamu Yamazaki

Osamu Yamazaki 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: 10314347
    Abstract: A high-visibility fabric according to the present invention is a fabric that is colored and includes, on at least one surface, a colored part that is colored by an application of a fluorescent-pigment-containing resin. The fluorescent-pigment-containing resin is applied to at least an entire outer surface of the colored part, and the colored part has a color that meets requirements of “5.1 Color performance requirements of new material” and “5.2 Color after Xenon test” of ISO 20471:2013.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignees: KOMATSU MATERE CO., LTD., KANEKA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Konosuke Uozumi, Osamu Hanida, Itsuro Yamazaki
  • Publication number: 20190163112
    Abstract: A position detector includes a reading device, a position reference member having a mark opposite the reading device, and circuitry. The circuitry controls the reading device to detect the contour of the processing target and the position of the image pattern on the processing target and the position of the mark and corrects a processing position for the processing target to offset distortion of the reading device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2018
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Inventors: Daisuke Nikaku, Masamoto Nakazawa, Ryohma Ikemoto, Osamu Inage, Tatsuya Ishii, Satoshi Iwanami, Hideyo Makino, Kimiharu Yamazaki, Kohta Aoyagi, Satoshi Nakayama
  • Publication number: 20190157667
    Abstract: The present invention relates to lithium composite oxide particles which can be produced by mixing nickel-cobalt-manganese-based compound particles, a zirconium raw material and a lithium raw material with each other and then calcining the resulting mixture, and comprise a Zr compound that is allowed to be present on a surface thereof, in which the Zr compound is represented by the chemical formula: Lix(Zr1-yAy)Oz wherein x, y and z are 2.0?x?8.0; 0?y?1.0; and 2.0?z?6.0, respectively, and a content of Zr in the lithium composite oxide particles is 0.05 to 1.0% by weight. By using the lithium composite oxide particles as a positive electrode active substance, it is possible to produce a lithium ion secondary battery that has a low electric resistance at a high temperature, and is excellent in cycle characteristic at a high temperature as well as high-temperature rate characteristic.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Inventors: Minoru Yamazaki, Osamu Sasaki, Shoichi Fujino, Hideharu Mitsui, Takayuki Yamamura, Kunihiro Uramatsu, Akihisa Kajiyama, Ryuta Masaki
  • Publication number: 20190140247
    Abstract: A connection module includes an insulation protector including a bus bar holder holding a bus bar. The insulation protector includes connection units. The connection units include two end connection units at two ends of the insulation protector, and intermediate connection units that are between the two end connection units. The two end connection units are connection units having a same structure, and one of the end connection units is relatively rotated by 180 degrees in a plan view with respect to another one of the end connection units, and each of the end connection units is connected to a corresponding intermediate connection unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2017
    Publication date: May 9, 2019
    Applicants: AUTONETWORKS TECHNOLOGIES, LTD., SUMITOMO WIRING SYSTEMS, LTD., SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD., AUTOMOTIVE ENERGY SUPPLY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro TAKADA, Osamu NAKAYAMA, Mitsutoshi MORITA, Yasuo YAMAZAKI
  • Publication number: 20180269489
    Abstract: Realized is an element having an electrolyte layer that is dense and has high gas barrier characteristics. A metal-supported electrochemical element includes at least a metal substrate as a support, an electrode layer formed on/over the metal substrate, a buffer layer formed on the electrode layer, and an electrolyte layer formed on the buffer layer. The electrode layer is porous and the electrolyte layer is dense. The buffer layer has density higher than density of the electrode layer and lower than density of the electrolyte layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2016
    Publication date: September 20, 2018
    Inventors: Mitsuaki Echigo, Hisao Ohnishi, Kyohei Manabe, Osamu Yamazaki, Kazuyuki Minami, Yuji Tsuda
  • Patent number: 10020527
    Abstract: Realized are an electrochemical element and a solid oxide fuel cell that have a dense electrolyte layer and that have excellent durability and robustness, and methods for producing the same. An electrochemical element includes: a metal substrate 2 having a plurality of through holes 21; an electrode layer 3 provided over a front face of the metal substrate 2; and an electrolyte layer 4 provided over the electrode layer 3, wherein the through holes 21 are provided passing through the front face and a back face of the metal substrate 2, the electrode layer 3 is provided in a region larger than a region, of the metal substrate 2, in which the through holes 21 are provided, and the electrolyte layer 4 has a first portion 41 coating the electrode layer 3, and a second portion 42 that is in contact with the front face of the metal substrate 2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2018
    Assignee: Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Mitsuaki Echigo, Hisao Ohnishi, Kyohei Manabe, Osamu Yamazaki, Kazuyuki Minami, Yuji Tsuda
  • Patent number: 9964358
    Abstract: The substrate processing unit 1 comprises the rotating table 31 configured to hold substrate W, the processing chamber 37 which accommodates the rotating table 31, a lamp 61 is provided above the processing chamber 37 and configured to heat the surface of substrate W, the lamp chamber 60 which accommodates that lamp 61, a transmission window 62 disposed below the lamp chamber 60, and a plurality of nozzle 64 which supply cooling fluid G to the transmission window 62. Then the substrate processing unit 1 can suppress generating of a water mark or pattern collapse, and can perform good substrate processing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2018
    Assignee: SHIBAURA MECHATRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun Matsushita, Takashi Miyamoto, Konosuke Hayashi, Osamu Yamazaki
  • Publication number: 20170309941
    Abstract: Realized are an electrochemical element and a solid oxide fuel cell that have a dense electrolyte layer and that have excellent durability and robustness, and methods for producing the same. An electrochemical element includes: a metal substrate 2 having a plurality of through holes 21; an electrode layer 3 provided over a front face of the metal substrate 2; and an electrolyte layer 4 provided over the electrode layer 3, wherein the through holes 21 are provided passing through the front face and a back face of the metal substrate 2, the electrode layer 3 is provided in a region larger than a region, of the metal substrate 2, in which the through holes 21 are provided, and the electrolyte layer 4 has a first portion 41 coating the electrode layer 3, and a second portion 42 that is in contact with the front face of the metal substrate 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 18, 2015
    Publication date: October 26, 2017
    Inventors: Mitsuaki Echigo, Hisao Ohnishi, Kyohei Manabe, Osamu Yamazaki, Kazuyuki Minami, Yuji Tsuda
  • Publication number: 20170301941
    Abstract: Realized are a high-performance electrochemical element and solid oxide fuel cell in which the contact properties between a dense and highly-gastight electrolyte layer and an electrode layer are improved while the treatment temperature during formation of the electrolyte layer is suppressed to a low temperature, and methods for producing the same. An electrochemical element includes an electrode layer 3, and an electrolyte layer 4 arranged on the electrode layer 3, wherein the electrode layer 3 has a plurality of pores that are open on a face thereof in contact with the electrolyte layer 4, and the pores are filled with fine particles made of the same components as the electrolyte layer 4.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 18, 2015
    Publication date: October 19, 2017
    Inventors: Mitsuaki Echigo, Hisao Ohnishi, Kyohei Manabe, Osamu Yamazaki, Kazuyuki Minami, Jun Akedo, Toshio Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20170257706
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided with a main surface member which is used as a vibrating plate, a case which supports the main surface member and a sound generating unit which is attached to the case to generate sound by vibrating the main surface member. The sound generating unit is provided with a piezoelectric plate and a protective member. The piezoelectric plate has a longitudinal direction in a first horizontal direction and has an upper surface, a lower surface and a plurality of side surfaces. The protective member has a supporting portion covering the lower surface of the piezoelectric plate and supporting the piezoelectric plate, a protective portion provided to the supporting portion to cover at least one of the side surfaces of the piezoelectric plate and an attached portion attached to the case.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2015
    Publication date: September 7, 2017
    Applicant: TOKIN CORPORATION
    Inventors: Osamu YAMAZAKI, Noriaki IKEZAWA, Yoshiyuki ABE, Koichi SHUTA, Katsunori KUMASAKA, Masafumi KATSUNO
  • Patent number: 9743166
    Abstract: In the present invention, a device is provided with a main surface member, a piezoelectric body plate, a first support part, and a housing. The main surface member is used as a vibration plate. The piezoelectric body plate vibrates according to an electric signal. The first support part supports the piezoelectric body plate. The housing has a second support part that supports the main surface member and extends in a prescribed direction that intersects the main surface member. The first support part is secured to the second support so that the second support part vibrates in the prescribed direction according to the vibration of the piezoelectric body plate. The vibration of the piezoelectric body plate is transmitted to the main surface member via the first support part and the second support part, and due to this the main surface member vibrates to generate a sound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Assignees: TOKIN CORPORATION, SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Abe, Katsunori Kumasaka, Kouichi Shuta, Osamu Yamazaki, Hiroshi Shima, Noriaki Ikezawa
  • Publication number: 20170187203
    Abstract: A power control apparatus according to an embodiment includes an acquisition unit and a determination unit. The acquisition unit acquires information relating to a voltage and an electric current of a chargeable/dischargeable secondary battery during charging/discharging. The determination unit determines a maximum current of the secondary battery during charging on the basis of the information acquired by the acquisition unit so that the voltage of the secondary battery does not exceed a predetermined voltage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2017
    Publication date: June 29, 2017
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Sonoka IKEDA, Shinichiro KOSUGI, Masahiro SEKINO, Osamu YAMAZAKI, Kazuto KURODA
  • Publication number: 20170182907
    Abstract: A power control apparatus according to an embodiment includes acquisition circuitry and determination circuitry. The acquisition circuitry is configured to acquire a voltage of a secondary battery during charging. The determination circuitry is configured to determine a maximum current to be used during charging of the secondary battery using a difference between an upper limit voltage and the acquired voltage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2017
    Publication date: June 29, 2017
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Sonoka IKEDA, Shinichiro KOSUGI, Masahiro SEKINO, Kazuto KURODA, Osamu YAMAZAKI
  • Publication number: 20170044686
    Abstract: A semiconductor manufacturing apparatus includes a chamber, a reaction-gas inlet, a gas exhaust port, a rotation unit, a semiconductor wafer holder, a heater, and a purge-gas inlet. The wafer holder includes a first hold region to hold the semiconductor wafer and a second hold region held by the rotation unit. The second hold region surrounds the first hold region. The level of the first hold region and the level of the second hold region differ. A plurality of ventholes is provided to the first hold region so that the ventholes are just below a sidewall of the semiconductor wafer held by the first hold region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2016
    Publication date: February 16, 2017
    Inventors: Shinya Higashi, Shinya Sato, Tomoyuki Sakuma, Akihiko Osawa, Hiroaki Kobayashi, Osamu Yamazaki, Hiroshi Nishimura
  • Patent number: 9562179
    Abstract: An adhesive composition is described, which includes an acrylic polymer, an epoxy thermosetting resin having an unsaturated hydrocarbon group, and a thermosetting agent. The adhesive composition achieves high reliability in a package in which a semiconductor chip of reduced thickness is mounted even when exposed to severe reflow conditions. An adhesive sheet having an adhesive layer that includes the above adhesive composition is also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: Lintec Corporation
    Inventors: Naoya Saiki, Isao Ichikawa, Hironori Shizuhata, Osamu Yamazaki
  • Publication number: 20160322241
    Abstract: The substrate processing unit 1 comprises the rotating table 31 configured to hold substrate W, the processing chamber 37 which accommodates the rotating table 31, a lamp 61 is provided above the processing chamber 37 and configured to heat the surface of substrate W, the lamp chamber 60 which accommodates that lamp 61, a transmission window 62 disposed below the lamp chamber 60, and a plurality of nozzle 64 which supply cooling fluid G to the transmission window 62. Then the substrate processing unit 1 can suppress generating of a water mark or pattern collapse, and can perform good substrate processing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2016
    Publication date: November 3, 2016
    Applicant: SHIBAURA MECHATRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jun MATSUSHITA, Takashi MIYAMOTO, Konosuke HAYASHI, Osamu YAMAZAKI
  • Publication number: 20160249120
    Abstract: In the present invention, a device is provided with a main surface member, a piezoelectric body plate, a first support part, and a housing. The main surface member is used as a vibration plate. The piezoelectric body plate vibrates according to an electric signal. The first support part supports the piezoelectric body plate. The housing has a second support part that supports the main surface member and extends in a prescribed direction that intersects the main surface member. The first support part is secured to the second support so that the second support part vibrates in the prescribed direction according to the vibration of the piezoelectric body plate. The vibration of the piezoelectric body plate is transmitted to the main surface member via the first support part and the second support part, and due to this the main surface member vibrates to generate a sound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2014
    Publication date: August 25, 2016
    Applicants: NEC TOKIN CORPORATION, SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki ABE, Katsunori KUMASAKA, Kouichi SHUTA, Osamu YAMAZAKI, Hiroshi SHIMA, Noriaki IKEZAWA
  • Publication number: 20160017188
    Abstract: An adhesive composition is described, which includes an acrylic polymer, an epoxy thermosetting resin having an unsaturated hydrocarbon group, and a thermosetting agent. The adhesive composition achieves high reliability in a package in which a semiconductor chip of reduced thickness is mounted even when exposed to severe reflow conditions. An adhesive sheet having an adhesive layer that includes the above adhesive composition is also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Publication date: January 21, 2016
    Inventors: Naoya Saiki, Isao Ichikawa, Hironori Shizuhata, Osamu Yamazaki
  • Patent number: 9184082
    Abstract: An adhesive composition including an acrylic polymer, an epoxy thermosetting resin having an unsaturated hydrocarbon group and a thermosetting agent. Also provided is an adhesive sheet having an adhesive layer including the above-mentioned adhesive composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2015
    Assignee: Lintec Corporation
    Inventors: Naoya Saiki, Isao Ichikawa, Hironori Shizuhata, Osamu Yamazaki
  • Publication number: 20140283748
    Abstract: A semiconductor manufacturing apparatus includes a chamber, a reaction-gas inlet, a gas exhaust port, a rotation unit, a semiconductor wafer holder, a heater, and a purge-gas inlet. The wafer holder includes a first hold region to hold the semiconductor wafer and a second hold region held by the rotation unit. The second hold region surrounds the first hold region. The level of the first hold region and the level of the second hold region differ. A plurality of ventholes is provided to the first hold region so that the ventholes are just below a sidewall of the semiconductor wafer held by the first hold region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2013
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventors: Shinya Higashi, Shinya Sato, Tomoyuki Sakuma, Akihiko Osawa, Hiroaki Kobayashi, Osamu Yamazaki, Hiroshi Nishimura