Patents by Inventor Sadao Mori

Sadao Mori 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: 10348267
    Abstract: An impedance matching device comprising a variable reactor having a main winding and control winding, wherein a generated magnet field in the core is an AC magnetic field with a magnitude exceeding a value to settle a deviation between a control target value for impedance matching and a feedback value, by changing the magnitude of the generated magnetic field by changing a control current passing through the control winding, thereby controlling inductance of the variable rector to be a predetermined value to perform impedance matching, the response delay in the impedance matching is reduced by reducing a response delay in the inductance variation of the variable reactor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: KYOSAN ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Itsuo Yuzurihara, Satoshi Aikawa, Sadao Mori, Tadaharu Ohno
  • Publication number: 20180248534
    Abstract: An impedance matching device comprising a variable reactor having a main winding and control winding, wherein a generated magnet field in the core is an AC magnetic field with a magnitude exceeding a value to settle a deviation between a control target value for impedance matching and a feedback value, by changing the magnitude of the generated magnetic field by changing a control current passing through the control winding, thereby controlling inductance of the variable rector to be a predetermined value to perform impedance matching, the response delay in the impedance matching is reduced by reducing a response delay in the inductance variation of the variable reactor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2016
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Applicant: KYOSAN ELECTRIC MFG. CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Itsuo Yuzurihara, Satoshi Aikawa, Sadao Mori, Tadaharu Ohno
  • Patent number: 9173107
    Abstract: An analog front-end circuit for measurement used as an interface between a sensor and a control device includes: an isolated part including at least an AD conversion circuit configured to serve as an interface to the sensor; a non-isolated part including at least a control circuit configured to serve as an interface to the control device; and an isolated communication unit configured to perform isolated half-duplex communication between the isolated part and the non-isolated part. The control circuit is configured to transmit an AD conversion instruction to the AD conversion circuit after providing setting for measurement to the isolated part via the isolated communication unit, obtain a result of AD conversion by the AD conversion circuit from the isolated part via the isolated communication unit, and transfer the obtained AD conversion result to the control device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2015
    Assignee: YOKOGAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kazuhiro Shimizu, Tomonori Komachi, Kazuhide Yasuda, Sadao Mori
  • Publication number: 20090110760
    Abstract: As a lipid metabolism improving agent for allowing lipids in the body to be metabolized efficiently, a lipid metabolism improving agent containing a pine bark extract as an active component is provided. The lipid metabolism improving agent of the present invention has abilities to promote cholesterol excretion, inhibit lipid absorption, reduce body fat, and inhibit fat accumulation, and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 28, 2004
    Publication date: April 30, 2009
    Applicant: Toyo Shinyaku Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kinya Takagaki, Sadao Mori, Masahito Tsubata
  • Patent number: 7521650
    Abstract: A laser machining apparatus in which three or more beam splits are made incident on one machining lens so that high speed machining can be achieved, and the machining quality (shapes, dimensions, accuracy and straightness of machined holes) is excellent. The optical paths of beams A and B having the same polarization direction are aligned almost in one and the same direction by a total reflection/transmission type beam combining means 31c using a difference in incident angle. After that, the optical paths of the beams A and B and the optical path of a beam C different in polarization direction therefrom are aligned almost in one and the same direction by a polarizing type beam combining means 32. Then, the beams A, B and C are made incident on a machining lens 45.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2004
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2009
    Assignee: Hitachi Via Mechanics, Ltd.
    Inventors: Sadao Mori, Hiroyuki Sugawara, Hiroshi Aoyama
  • Patent number: 7491051
    Abstract: Provided is a mold clamping apparatus of a mold having a side wall portion of cantilever shape, by which deformation of the mold side wall portion can be efficiently suppressed. An injection molding machine and injection molding method both using the mold clamping apparatus are also provided. Thereby, molded articles with high quality having no flash generation can be obtained. The mold clamping apparatus comprises a side pusher comprising a pair of supports respectively arranged between adjacent two tie bars out of a plurality of tie bars at positions symmetrical to each other and slidably supported to the tie bars, a moving and positioning means linking the supports to a fixed platen or movable platen and moving the supports to be positioned at a predetermined position and a lateral clamping means provided on each of the pair of supports to push a side face of a fixed mold or movable mold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2009
    Assignees: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Plastic Technology Co., Ltd., Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroto Matsushita, Hiroshi Terayama, Naoki Katoh, Ayumi Sakamoto, Shinji Yasuda, Sadao Mori
  • Publication number: 20070269549
    Abstract: Provided is a mold clamping apparatus of a mold having a side wall portion of cantilever shape, by which deformation of the mold side wall portion can be efficiently suppressed. An injection molding machine and injection molding method both using the mold clamping apparatus are also provided. Thereby, molded articles with high quality having no flash generation can be obtained. The mold clamping apparatus comprises a side pusher comprising a pair of supports respectively arranged between adjacent two tie bars out of a plurality of tie bars at positions symmetrical to each other and slidably supported to the tie bars, a moving and positioning means linking the supports to a fixed platen or movable platen and moving the supports to be positioned at a predetermined position and a lateral clamping means provided on each of the pair of supports to push a side face of a fixed mold or movable mold.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2006
    Publication date: November 22, 2007
    Inventors: Hiroto Matsushita, Hiroshi Terayama, Naoki Katoh, Ayumi Sakamoto, Shinji Yasuda, Sadao Mori
  • Patent number: 7264967
    Abstract: The present invention provides an antibody which specifically recognizes an epitope containing a part of a domain based on a finding that the domain ranging from the 269- to 315-positions of human CD14 represented by SEQ ID NO:1 is a site capable of interacting with another protein, an antibodies provided. This antibody can inhibit the interaction between human CD14 and another protein and thus suppress cell activation. And also, the present invention provides hybridomas producing the above antibody or its fragment; a peptide containing the amino acids in the domain as specified above; a method of constructing an antibody with the use of this peptide as an immunogen; and a method of screening a medicament for sepsis involving the step of bringing a test substance into contact with CD14 and TLR.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2001
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2007
    Assignee: Mochida Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shoji Furusako, Kamon Shirakawa, Sadao Mori
  • Publication number: 20070184126
    Abstract: The present invention provides a water-soluble conjugate consisting of proanthocyanidins and a peptide containing three or more amino acids. Preferably, the average molecular weight of the peptide is not more than 7,000. The water-soluble conjugate of the present invention provides proanthocyanidins having a high protective stability and retained or increased bioactivities. Namely, it does not cause precipitation even in a long-term storage and can be transported into the body while maintaining the bioactivities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2004
    Publication date: August 9, 2007
    Applicant: TOYO SHINYAKU CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kinya Takagaki, Sadao Mori
  • Publication number: 20070166246
    Abstract: The present invention provides a composition for the oral cavity that comprises a pine bark extract that is extracted from the bark of a pine. The composition for the oral cavity of the present invention can provide a plurality of effects such as an effect of improving blood flow in the mouth and an effect of reducing halitosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2005
    Publication date: July 19, 2007
    Applicant: TOYO SHINYAKU CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kinya Takagaki, Sadao Mori
  • Publication number: 20050127051
    Abstract: A laser machining apparatus in which three or more beam splits are made incident on one machining lens so that high speed machining can be achieved, and the machining quality (shapes, dimensions, accuracy and straightness of machined holes) is excellent. The optical paths of beams A and B having the same polarization direction are aligned almost in one and the same direction by a total reflection/transmission type beam combining means 31c using a difference in incident angle. After that, the optical paths of the beams A and B and the optical path of a beam C different in polarization direction therefrom are aligned almost in one and the same direction by a polarizing type beam combining means 32. Then, the beams A, B and C are made incident on a machining lens 45.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2004
    Publication date: June 16, 2005
    Applicant: Hitachi Via Mechanics Ltd.
    Inventors: Sadao Mori, Hiroyuki Sugawara, Hiroshi Aoyama
  • Publication number: 20040188401
    Abstract: A laser processing apparatus is capable of making an axis of a processed hole vertical and providing flexibility for a location of deflecting means by positioning a laser beam output from a laser oscillator at a designed deflection point of an f&thgr; lens. An optical correction system is provided between a first mirror which is freely rotatable around an axis M, and a second mirror which is freely rotatable around an axis N, so that the laser beam deflected by the first mirror is applied to a center of the second mirror. The correction optical system comprises, for example, two convex lenses having a focal length of f1, the distance between centers of the convex lenses being set to 2f1. The distance between centers of the first and second mirrors is set to 4f1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2003
    Publication date: September 30, 2004
    Inventors: Sadao Mori, Hiroyuki Sugawara, Hiroshi Aoyama
  • Publication number: 20040092712
    Abstract: The present invention provides an anti-CD14 antibody and fragments thereof that have a function of inhibiting the binding between CD14 and Toll Like Receptor (TLR). And also hybridomas producing the antibody or fragments thereof, peptides, method of preparing antibodies, CD14 mutant polypeptide, method of screening medicaments for treating sepsis and pharmaceutical compositions for sepsis were provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2002
    Publication date: May 13, 2004
    Inventors: Shoji Furusako, Sadao Mori, Kamon Shirakawa, Tomohiro Takahashi
  • Publication number: 20040091478
    Abstract: The present invention provides an antibody which specifically recognizes an epitope containing a part of a domain based on a finding that the domain ranging from the 269- to 315-positions of human CD14 represented by SEQ ID NO:1 is a site capable of interacting with another protein, an antibodies provided. This antibody can inhibit the interaction between human CD14 and another protein and thus suppress cell activation. And also, the present invention provides hybridomas producing the above antibody or its fragment; a peptide containing the amino acids in the domain as specified above; a method of constructing an antibody with the use of this peptide as an immunogen; and a method of screening a medicament for sepsis involving the step of bringing a test substance into contact with CD14 and TLR.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 22, 2003
    Publication date: May 13, 2004
    Inventors: Shoji Furusako, Kamon Shirakawa, Sadao Mori
  • Patent number: 6444172
    Abstract: A water quality meter is composed of a plurality of water quality monitoring meters including analyzing units for analyzing water samples introduced from a water distribution pipe, each analyzing unit analyzing the water samples and a measuring cell, and a liquid introducing unit integrated with the analyzing units, which is composed of a single member in which a plurality of fluid flow paths for feeding various types of liquid including the water sample into the analyzing unit are formed. Furthermore, the cells and the plurality of three-dimensional fluid flow paths formed in the single member are fabricated by a micro-fabrication technique using photo-curing resin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2001
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2002
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara, Koji Saito, Katsutoshi Yamada, Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Ryo Miyake, Takao Terayama, Masatoshi Kanamaru
  • Patent number: 6398930
    Abstract: A water quality meter is composed of a plurality of analyzing units for analyzing water samples introduced from a water distribution pipe, each analyzing unit including a reagent mixing cell and a measuring cell, and a liquid introducing unit integrated with the analyzing units, which is composed of a single member in which a plurality of fluid flows paths for feeding various types of liquid including the water sample into the analyzing unit are formed. Furthermore, the cells and the plurality of three-dimensional fluid flow paths formed in the single member are fabricated by a micro-fabrication technique using photo-curing resin. In one embodiment, a photometer is situated in the flow path in at least one analyzing unit for measuring absorbency of the liquid. In another embodiment, a pair of electrodes, for measuring electric conductivity or pH, is disposed in a measurement flow path in at least one of the analyzing units.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2001
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2002
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara, Koji Saito, Katsutoshi Yamada, Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Ryo Miyake, Takao Terayama, Masatoshi Kanamaru
  • Patent number: 6290908
    Abstract: A water quality meter is composed of a plurality of analyzing units for analyzing water samples introduced from a water distribution pipe, each analyzing unit including a reagent mixing cell and a measuring cell, and a liquid introducing unit integrated with the analyzing units, which is composed of a single member in which a plurality of fluid flow paths for feeding various types of liquid including the water sample into the analyzing unit are formed. Furthermore, the cells and the plurality of three-dimensional fluid flow paths formed in the single member are fabricated by a micro-fabrication technique using photo-curing resin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 1999
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2001
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara, Koji Saito, Katsutoshi Yamada, Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Ryo Miyake, Takao Terayama, Masatoshi Kanamaru
  • Publication number: 20010013488
    Abstract: A water quality meter is composed of a plurality of analyzing units for analyzing water samples introduced from a water distribution pipe, each analyzing unit including a reagent mixing cell and a measuring cell, and a liquid introducing unit integrated with the analyzing units, which is composed of a single member in which a plurality of fluid flow paths for feeding various types of liquid including the water sample into the analyzing unit are formed. Furthermore, the cells and the plurality of three-dimensional fluid flow paths formed in the single member are fabricated by a micro-fabrication technique using photo-curing resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2001
    Publication date: August 16, 2001
    Inventors: Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara, Koji Saito, Katsutoshi Yamada, Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Ryo Miyake, Takao Terayama, Masatoshi Kanamaru
  • Publication number: 20010011642
    Abstract: A water quality meter is composed of a plurality of analyzing units for analyzing water samples introduced from a water distribution pipe, each analyzing unit including a reagent mixing cell and a measuring cell, and a liquid introducing unit integrated with the analyzing units, which is composed of a single member in which a plurality of fluid flow paths for feeding various types of liquid including the water sample into the analyzing unit are formed. Furthermore, the cells and the plurality of three-dimensional fluid flow paths formed in the single member are fabricated by a micro-fabrication technique using photo-curing resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2001
    Publication date: August 9, 2001
    Inventors: Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara, Koji Saito, Katsutoshi Yamada, Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Ryo Miyake, Takao Terayama, Masatoshi Kanamaru
  • Patent number: 6245224
    Abstract: A water quality management system for managing the water quality in a water supply network having water pipe lines running from the purification plant to consumers' faucets to maintain the water quality at the consumers at the terminals of the network at an appropriate level. The water quality monitors for measuring the quality of water in the pipe lines are installed in the small-pipe water distribution network branching from the water distribution main pipe network and running toward the consumers. The water distribution facility for improving the water quality is installed at the base point of the small-pipe water distribution network. The water quality in the small-pipe water distribution network is managed based on the signals from the water quality monitors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2001
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideo Enoki, Sadao Mori, Masao Fukunaga, Tamio Ishihara