Patents by Inventor Ryoji Morita

Ryoji Morita 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: 10707109
    Abstract: A substrate processing apparatus includes carry in/out station, transfer station, processing station, and image capturing unit. The carry in/out station includes first conveyance device that takes out and conveys substrate from cassette. The transfer station is disposed adjacent to the carry in/out station, and includes substrate placement unit on which the substrate conveyed by the first conveyance device is placed. The processing station is disposed adjacent to the transfer station, and includes second conveyance device that takes out and conveys the substrate from the substrate placement unit, and a plurality of processing units that processes the substrate conveyed by the second conveyance device. The image capturing unit is disposed in the transfer station, and captures an image of the peripheral edge portion of one of the upper and lower surfaces of the substrate and the end surface of the substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: TOKYO ELECTRON LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoshi Morita, Ryoji Ikebe, Yasuaki Noda, Norihisa Koga, Keisuke Hamamoto, Masato Hosaka
  • Publication number: 20190283423
    Abstract: A metal member includes a first layer and a second layer. The second layer has an average crystal grain size different from an average crystal grain size of the first layer. An intermediate layer having an average crystal grain size smaller than the average crystal grain sizes of the first layer and the second layer is interposed between the first layer and the second layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Inventors: Kohei TSUZUKI, Takashi MORI, Ryoji OKAMOTO, Yuta HIRATSUKA, Kaname MORITA, Yohsuke KOBAYASHI
  • Patent number: 7709435
    Abstract: There is provided an alkaline cleaning of aluminum alloy, in which the attained corrosion resistance is equal or superior to the acidic cleaning agent, and which mitigates the disadvantages of the acidic cleaning agent, such as corrosion of plant, processing of the waste liquid, and energy cost, and which attains improved productivity. The cleaning liquid from 0.5 to 40 g/L in total of one or more alkali builders selected from alkali metal hydroxide, alkali metal carbonate, inorganic alkali metal phosphate and alkali metal silicate, from 0.2 to 10 g/L of one or more of organic phosphonic acid and its salt (A), from 0.001 to 2 g/L of one or more metallic ions (B) selected from metallic ions having from 5.0 to 14.0 of stability constant with the organic phosphonic acid and its salt, and from 0.1 to 10 g/L of surfactant. Particularly, the weight ratio of (A):(B) is in a range of from 100:0.05˜20.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2004
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2010
    Assignees: Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd., Tokyo Seikan Kaisha Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazuya Hino, Yasuo Iino, Ryoji Morita, Akio Shimizu, Kazuhisa Masuda, Shozo Ichinose, Shozo Sakurama
  • Patent number: 7485393
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a laminate for battery encasement comprising aluminum foil and an inner layer, wherein a resin film layer that comprises an aminated phenol polymer (A), an acrylic polymer (B), a phosphorus compound (C), and a zirconium compound (D) lies between the aluminum foil and the inner layer. The laminate for battery encasement of the present invention is excellent in adhesiveness, gas impermeability, etc., and therefore can be suitably used as a material for encasing a secondary battery, particularly a lithium ion polymer secondary battery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2002
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2009
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideki Arao, Masashi Hiromitsu, Takakazu Goto, Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita
  • Patent number: 7294362
    Abstract: Water-based, substrate treatment compositions contain (A) at least one chitosan selected from chitosan and a chitosan derivative, and (B) a metal compound containing at least one metal selected from Ti, Zr, Hf, Mo, W, Se, Ce, Fe, Cu, Zn, V and trivalent Cr. In particular, the water-based, substrate treatment compositions can improve the interlayer adhesion between metal materials and resin coating layers such as films or coatings, and can also improve the corrosion resistance and solvent resistance of such metal materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2003
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2007
    Assignees: Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd., Dainichieseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita, Shinya Tsuchida, Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Takanori Sannan
  • Publication number: 20070184997
    Abstract: [Problems] There is provided an alkaline cleaning of aluminum alloy, in which the attained corrosion resistance is equal or superior to the acidic cleaning agent, and which mitigates the disadvantages of the acidic cleaning agent, such as corrosion of plant, processing of the waste liquid, and energy cost, and which attains improved productivity. [Means for Solution] The cleaning liquid from 0.5 to 40 g/L in total of one or more alkali builders selected from alkali metal hydroxide, alkali metal carbonate, inorganic alkali metal phosphate and alkali metal silicate, from 0.2 to 10 g/L of one or more of organic phosphonic acid and its salt (A), from 0.001 to 2 g/L of one or more metallic ions (B) selected from metallic ions having from 5.0 to 14.0 of stability constant with the organic phosphonic acid and its salt, and from 0.1 to 10 g/L of surfactant. Particularly, the weight ratio of (A): (B) is in a range of from 100:0.05˜20.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 27, 2004
    Publication date: August 9, 2007
    Applicants: NIHON PARKERIZING CO., LTD., TOYO SEIKAN KAISHA, LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuya Hino, Yasuo Iino, Ryoji Morita, Akio Shimizu, Kazuhisa Masuda, Shozo Ichinose, Shozo Sakurama
  • Patent number: 7205042
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a laminate for battery encasement comprising aluminum foil and an inner layer, wherein a resin film layer that comprises an aminated phenol polymer (A), a trivalent chromium compound (B), and a phosphorus compound (C) lies between the aluminum foil and the inner layer. The laminate for battery encasement of the present invention is excellent in adhesiveness, gas impermeability, etc., and therefore can be suitably used as a material for encasing a secondary battery, particularly a lithium ion polymer secondary battery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2007
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideki Arao, Koichi Mikami, Takakazu Goto, Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita
  • Publication number: 20050103229
    Abstract: Water-based, substrate treatment compositions contain (A) at least one chitosan selected from chitosan and a chitosan derivative, and (B) a metal compound containing at least one metal selected from Ti, Zr, Hf, Mo, W, Se, Ce, Fe, Cu, Zn, V and trivalent Cr. In particular, the water-based, substrate treatment compositions can improve the interlayer adhesion between metal materials and resin coating layers such as films or coatings, and can also improve the corrosion resistance and solvent resistance of such metal materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2003
    Publication date: May 19, 2005
    Inventors: Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita, Shinya Tsuchida, Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Takanori Sannan
  • Patent number: 6858312
    Abstract: Use of an aqueous composition, which has been prepared by dissolving (A) dihydroxypropylchitosan and (B) 1,2,3,4-butanetetracarboxylic acid (B) in an aqueous medium, makes it possible to provide articles excellent in hydrophilicity, antibacterial and deodorant activities, touch feeling, antifogging property, paper strength, dyeability, waterproofness, antifouling property and/or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2001
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2005
    Assignees: Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd., Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Shinya Tsuchida, Takanori Sannan, Kazuya Tanaka, Tetsuo Otsuki, Ryoji Morita
  • Publication number: 20040265688
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a laminate for battery encasement comprising aluminum foil and an inner layer, wherein a resin film layer that comprises an aminated phenol polymer (A), an acrylic polymer (B), a phosphorus compound (C), and a zirconium compound (D) lies between the aluminum foil and the inner layer. The laminate for battery encasement of the present invention is excellent in adhesiveness, gas impermeability, etc., and therefore can be suitably used as a material for encasing a secondary battery, particularly a lithium ion polymer secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2004
    Publication date: December 30, 2004
    Inventors: Hideki Arao, Masashi Hiromitsu, Takakazu Goto, Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita
  • Patent number: 6770373
    Abstract: A water-based metal surface treatment composition for forming a lubricating film with excellent marring resistance, characterized in that it comprises (a) a water-compatible urethane resin which contains bisphenol skeletons and carboxyl groups in the resin backbone and has an average molecular weight of 3,000 or higher and which has been synthesized through reaction of an isocyanate in which the content of nitrogen atoms participating in the isocyanate reaction is 2 to 13 wt. % and the ratio of nitrogen atoms participating in urea bond formation to the nitrogen atoms participating in the isocyanate reaction is 10/100 to 90/100, (b) a hardener, (c) silica, and (d) a polyolefin wax, and that the sum of the ingredients (a) and (b) is 50 to 95 wt. % based on the whole composition (e) on a solid basis, the amount of functional groups contained in the ingredient (b) is 0.10 to 1.00 equivalent to the carboxyl groups contained in the backbone of the ingredient (a), the amount of the ingredient (c) is 3 to 40 wt.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 26, 2001
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2004
    Assignee: Henkel Corporation
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Kinoshita, Ryoji Morita
  • Publication number: 20040092620
    Abstract: Use of an aqueous composition, which has been prepared by dissolving (A) dihydroxypropylchitosan and (B) 1,2,3,4-butanetetracarboxylic acid (B) in an aqueous medium, makes it possible to provide articles excellent in hydrophilicity, antibacterial and deodorant activities, touch feeling, antifogging property, paper strength, dyeability, waterproofness, antifouling property and/or the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2002
    Publication date: May 13, 2004
    Inventors: Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Shinya Tsuchida, Takanori Sannan, Kazuya Tanaka, Tetsuo Otsuki, Ryoji Morita
  • Publication number: 20040067376
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a laminate for battery encasement comprising aluminum foil and an inner layer, wherein a resin film layer that comprises an aminated phenol polymer (A), a trivalent chromium compound (B), and a phosphorus compound (C) lies between the aluminum foil and the inner layer. The laminate for battery encasement of the present invention is excellent in adhesiveness, gas impermeability, etc., and therefore can be suitably used as a material for encasing a secondary battery, particularly a lithium ion polymer secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2003
    Publication date: April 8, 2004
    Inventors: Hideki Arao, Koichi Mikami, Takakazu Goto, Kazuya Tanaka, Akio Shimizu, Ryoji Morita
  • Patent number: 6420477
    Abstract: An aqueous coating composition for metal sheets which comprises, as indispensable components, the following (C) alone or two or more of the following (A), (B) and (C), and water, and does not contain a photopolymerization initiator: (A) a polyurethane resin having an elongatedness of dry film of 100% or more (excluding the following (C)) (B) a synthetic resin having at least one ethylenic double bond (excluding the following (C)) (C) a polyurethane resin having an elongatedness of dry film of 100% or more and having at least one ethylenic double bond, and surface-treated metal sheets and a surface-treating method for metal sheets using the composition. The composition can form film having good adhesion of UV-curable paints, UV-curable inks or UV-curable adhesives, in addition to good corrosion resistance, good formability and good durability with injury. The composition may contain (D) a water dispersible wax or (E) water insoluble fine particles having a Mohs hardness of 2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2000
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2002
    Assignee: Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazunari Hamamura, Ryoji Morita
  • Patent number: 5925174
    Abstract: An aqueous liquid composition for treating the surface of copper-containing metals is a dispersion and/or solution in water and organic solvent, at least one silane coupling agent having a functional moiety selected from vinyl, mercapto, amino and glycidyloxy moieties bonded to one carbon atom in the silane coupling agent and other epoxy moieties bonded to two adjacent carbon atoms in the silane coupling agent and at least one copper inhibitor compound selected from azoles, azines, aromatic secondary amines, and aromatic diacylhydrazides. Treatment with this composition provides excellent migration resistance, an excellent solder resistance, and a very durable adhesiveness to a variety of copper containing metal surfaces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 1997
    Date of Patent: July 20, 1999
    Assignee: Henkel Corporation
    Inventors: Masayuki Aoyama, Ryoji Morita, Jyun Kawaguchi
  • Patent number: 5591275
    Abstract: A bath for treating metal surfaces for the formation thereon of composite films for the cold working of metal advantageously comprises an otherwise conventional conversion coating bath that also contains organic cationic polymer having at least 1 cationic nitrogen atom per molecule and having a molecular weight of 1,000 to 1,000,000, or a salt of such a polymer. Major improvements in the lubrication properties, particularly in the seizure resistance, can be achieved by applying out a conventional lubrication treatment on such a composite film. Specifically, practical operating limits in metal cold working, e.g., the working degree or ratio, working speed, tool life, and the like, can be increased in a single step. This is useful in terms of improving productivity, product stability, cost reduction, and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 1995
    Date of Patent: January 7, 1997
    Assignee: Henkel Corporation
    Inventors: Kazutomo Miyafuji, Shigeo Tanaka, Ryoji Morita
  • Patent number: 5432211
    Abstract: A lubricating paint including a resin mix, a lubricant additive and silica. The resin mix consists of a urethane resin with molecular weight of over 3,000 and an epoxy resin, with the solids of the urethane resin accounting for 50-97 wt % of the solids of the resin mix. The lubricant additive accounts for 2-40 wt % of all of the solids in the lubricating paint. The silica accounts for 5-100 wt % of all of the resin solids in the lubricating paint. The lubricating paint of the invention exhibits improved formability, corrosion resistance (rust resistance) and lubricity as compared with prior art paints. It also has improved weldability, stain resistance and chemical resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 1994
    Date of Patent: July 11, 1995
    Assignee: Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ryoji Morita, Osamu Furuyama, Shigeo Tanaka
  • Patent number: 5308709
    Abstract: A film forming process which imparts excellent formability, corrosion resistance and paintability to the surface of aluminum or aluminum alloy plates or aluminum-plated sheet steel.A process for forming composite film on the surface of aluminum or aluminum alloy plates which comprises preliminarily treating the surface with a chromating liquid to form a chromate film on the surface, and then coating on the chromate film an organic macromolecular resin composition comprising urethane resin and at least one kind of resin selected from polyester resin and epoxy resin, a wax as a lubricating additive and further a silica sol, followed by drying, to form a film layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 1992
    Date of Patent: May 3, 1994
    Assignee: Nihon Parkerizing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takao Ogino, Ryoji Morita, Shigeo Tanaka