Patents by Inventor Ryohei Yamaoka

Ryohei Yamaoka 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: 20210234115
    Abstract: A novel light-emitting device with high emission efficiency is provided. A light-emitting device with a high blue index (BI) is provided. A light-emitting device with low power consumption is provided. A light-emitting device including a first electrode and a second electrode which are a reflective electrode and a semi-transmissive and semi-reflective electrode, and an EL layer sandwiched between the first electrode and the second electrode, where the EL layer contains an emission center substance, where when the emission center substance in the EL layer includes only one kind of substance, photon energy of a peak wavelength of light emitted from the light-emitting device is designed from an average value of photon energy of light emitted by the emission center substance in a solution state and emission edge energy on a short wavelength side of an emission spectrum of the emission center substance in the solution state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2019
    Publication date: July 29, 2021
    Applicant: SEMICONDUCTOR ENERGY LABORATORY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Satoshi SEO, Toshiki SASAKI, Ryohei YAMAOKA, Shiho NOMURA
  • Patent number: 11063225
    Abstract: A highly reliable light-emitting element having high emission efficiency is provided. The light-emitting element includes a light-emitting layer including a first organic compound and a guest material. The first organic compound has a substituted or unsubstituted carbazole skeleton. In the light-emitting layer, the weight ratio of a hydrocarbon group substitution product in which at least one of hydrogen atoms in the first organic compound is substituted by a hydrocarbon group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms to the first organic compound is greater than 0 and less than or equal to 0.1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Inventors: Takeyoshi Watabe, Satoshi Seo, Nozomi Komatsu, Ryohei Yamaoka, Harue Osaka, Kunihiko Suzuki, Shunsuke Hosoumi
  • Publication number: 20210125962
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2020
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Inventors: Daiki NAKAMURA, Yusuke NISHIDO, Satoshi SEO, Toshiki SASAKI, Ryohei YAMAOKA, Akihiro KAITA
  • Patent number: 10847498
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Daiki Nakamura, Yusuke Nishido, Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka, Akihiro Kaita
  • Patent number: 10847582
    Abstract: A display device with a wide viewing angle is provided. A display device capable of displaying an image with a wide color gamut is provided. A display device includes a first light-emitting element, a second light-emitting element, and a third light-emitting element. The light-emitting elements each include a pair of electrodes and a light-emitting layer. One of the pair of electrodes includes a reflective electrode, and the other of the pair of electrodes includes a transflective electrode. The light-emitting layers of the light-emitting elements are different from each other. A first peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the first light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 400 nm and less than or equal to 480 nm. A second peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the second light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 580 nm and less than or equal to 700 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Labortatory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ryohei Yamaoka, Satoshi Seo, Daiki Nakamura
  • Publication number: 20200258948
    Abstract: Provided is a light-emitting device that can display an image with a wide color gamut or a novel light-emitting element. The light-emitting device includes a plurality of light-emitting elements each of which includes an EL layer between a pair of electrodes. Light obtained from a first light-emitting element through a first color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a chromaticity y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light obtained from a second light-emitting element through a second color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a chromaticity y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light obtained from a third light-emitting element through a third color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Applicant: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka
  • Publication number: 20200243482
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Inventors: Daiki NAKAMURA, Yusuke NISHIDO, Satoshi SEO, Toshiki SASAKI, Ryohei YAMAOKA, Akihiro KAITA
  • Patent number: 10622334
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Daiki Nakamura, Yusuke Nishido, Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka, Akihiro Kaita
  • Publication number: 20200098997
    Abstract: A highly reliable light-emitting element having high emission efficiency is provided. The light-emitting element includes a light-emitting layer including a first organic compound and a guest material. The first organic compound has a substituted or unsubstituted carbazole skeleton. In the light-emitting layer, the weight ratio of a hydrocarbon group substitution product in which at least one of hydrogen atoms in the first organic compound is substituted by a hydrocarbon group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms to the first organic compound is greater than 0 and less than or equal to 0.1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takeyoshi WATABE, Satoshi SEO, Nozomi KOMATSU, Ryohei YAMAOKA, Harue OSAKA, Kunihiko SUZUKI, Shunsuke HOSOUMI
  • Publication number: 20200075686
    Abstract: A display device with a wide viewing angle is provided. A display device capable of displaying an image with a wide color gamut is provided. A display device includes a first light-emitting element, a second light-emitting element, and a third light-emitting element. The light-emitting elements each include a pair of electrodes and a light-emitting layer. One of the pair of electrodes includes a reflective electrode, and the other of the pair of electrodes includes a transflective electrode. The light-emitting layers of the light-emitting elements are different from each other. A first peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the first light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 400 nm and less than or equal to 480 nm. A second peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the second light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 580 nm and less than or equal to 700 nm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Ryohei YAMAOKA, Satoshi SEO, Daiki NAKAMURA
  • Patent number: 10573693
    Abstract: Provided is a light-emitting device that can display an image with a wide color gamut or a novel light-emitting element. The light-emitting device includes a plurality of light-emitting elements each of which includes an EL layer between a pair of electrodes. Light obtained from a first light-emitting element through a first color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a chromaticity y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light obtained from a second light-emitting element through a second color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a chromaticity y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light obtained from a third light-emitting element through a third color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka
  • Patent number: 10529780
    Abstract: A display device with a wide viewing angle is provided. A display device capable of displaying an image with a wide color gamut is provided. A display device includes a first light-emitting element, a second light-emitting element, and a third light-emitting element. The light-emitting elements each include a pair of electrodes and a light-emitting layer. One of the pair of electrodes includes a reflective electrode, and the other of the pair of electrodes includes a transflective electrode. The light-emitting layers of the light-emitting elements are different from each other. A first peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the first light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 400 nm and less than or equal to 480 nm. A second peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the second light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 580 nm and less than or equal to 700 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ryohei Yamaoka, Satoshi Seo, Daiki Nakamura
  • Patent number: 10510806
    Abstract: A highly reliable light-emitting element which can keep favorable characteristics throughout long-time driving is provided. In addition, a light-emitting element with high color purity and high emission efficiency is provided. Furthermore, a light-emitting device having a long lifetime in which the light-emitting element is used is provided. Moreover, an electronic device and a lighting device each of which has a long lifetime are provided. In the light-emitting element including an EL layer between a pair of electrodes, the EL layer has a stacked-layer structure of a first light-emitting layer, a second light-emitting layer, and a third light-emitting layer. The light-emitting layer includes an electron-transport material, a hole-transport material, and a light-emitting material. Furthermore, light emitted from the first light-emitting layer and light emitted from the third light-emitting layer have the same color and each have a longer wavelength than light emitted from the second light-emitting layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ryohei Yamaoka, Satoshi Seo, Shogo Uesaka, Shiho Nomura
  • Publication number: 20190304951
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Daiki NAKAMURA, Yusuke NISHIDO, Satoshi SEO, Toshiki SASAKI, Ryohei YAMAOKA, Akihiro KAITA
  • Publication number: 20190229158
    Abstract: Provided is a light-emitting device that can display an image with a wide color gamut or a novel light-emitting element. The light-emitting device includes a plurality of light-emitting elements each of which includes an EL layer between a pair of electrodes. Light obtained from a first light-emitting element through a first color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a chromaticity y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light obtained from a second light-emitting element through a second color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a chromaticity y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light obtained from a third light-emitting element through a third color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Applicant: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei YAMAOKA
  • Patent number: 10340470
    Abstract: A light-emitting element includes a cathode, an anode, a light-emitting layer, a first layer, a second layer, and a third layer. The first layer is provided between the cathode and the light-emitting layer. The second layer is provided between the light-emitting layer and the third layer and includes a region in contact with the third layer. The third layer is provided between the second layer and the anode and includes a region in contact with the anode. The first layer and the third layer each include an alkali metal or an alkaline earth metal. The second layer includes a material that has a function of transporting an electron.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiki Sasaki, Riho Kataishi, Ryohei Yamaoka
  • Patent number: 10332859
    Abstract: A display panel includes a plurality of light-emitting elements. Light emitted from a first light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light emitted from a second light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light emitted from a third light-emitting element has a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.170 and a CIE 1931 chromaticity coordinate y of greater than or equal to 0.020 and less than 0.060.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Daiki Nakamura, Yusuke Nishido, Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka, Akihiro Kaita
  • Patent number: 10199436
    Abstract: Provided is a light-emitting device that can display an image with a wide color gamut or a novel light-emitting element. The light-emitting device includes a plurality of light-emitting elements each of which includes an EL layer between a pair of electrodes. Light obtained from a first light-emitting element through a first color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than 0.680 and less than or equal to 0.720 and a chromaticity y of greater than or equal to 0.260 and less than or equal to 0.320. Light obtained from a second light-emitting element through a second color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.130 and less than or equal to 0.250 and a chromaticity y of greater than 0.710 and less than or equal to 0.810. Light obtained from a third light-emitting element through a third color filter has, on chromaticity coordinates (x, y), a chromaticity x of greater than or equal to 0.120 and less than or equal to 0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka
  • Patent number: 10164203
    Abstract: A novel light-emitting element is provided. A light-emitting element that emits red light with high color purity and has high emission efficiency is provided. A full-color light-emitting device having low power consumption is provided. In the light-emitting element that exhibits white light emission, the emission wavelength range of red light is a specific range on the longer wavelength side than the conventional emission wavelength range of red light that is usually used, and an optical element having a specific transmittance in the specific wavelength range is used.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Seo, Toshiki Sasaki, Ryohei Yamaoka
  • Publication number: 20180247981
    Abstract: A display device with a wide viewing angle is provided. A display device capable of displaying an image with a wide color gamut is provided. A display device includes a first light-emitting element, a second light-emitting element, and a third light-emitting element. The light-emitting elements each include a pair of electrodes and a light-emitting layer. One of the pair of electrodes includes a reflective electrode, and the other of the pair of electrodes includes a transflective electrode. The light-emitting layers of the light-emitting elements are different from each other. A first peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the first light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 400 nm and less than or equal to 480 nm. A second peak wavelength of the emission spectrum of the second light-emitting element is greater than or equal to 580 nm and less than or equal to 700 nm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Inventors: Ryohei YAMAOKA, Satoshi SEO, Daiki NAKAMURA