Patents by Inventor Shun Yamanoi

Shun Yamanoi 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: 20230364582
    Abstract: A functional material is provided and includes a porous carbon material derived from a plant-derived material as a raw material, wherein a bulk density of the porous carbon material is in a range of 0.2 grams/cm3 to 0.4 grams/cm3, and wherein a value of an ignition residue of the porous carbon material ranges from 0.1 mass % to 20 mass %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2023
    Publication date: November 16, 2023
    Inventors: Shun YAMANOI, Seiichiro TABATA, Hironori IIDA
  • Patent number: 11802059
    Abstract: A porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2023
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 11707068
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a fungicide, including a porous carbon material and a silver member adhered to the porous carbon material, wherein a value of a specific surface area based on a nitrogen BET, namely Brunauer, Emmett, and Teller method is equal to or larger than 10 m2/g, and a volume of a fine pore based on a BJH, namely Barrett, Joyner, and Halenda method and an MP, namely Micro Pore method is equal to or larger than 0.1 cm3/g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2023
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 11707727
    Abstract: A solidified porous carbon material uses a plant-derived material as a raw material, a bulk density of the solidified porous carbon material is in the range of 0.2 to 0.4 grams/cm3, preferably, 0.3 to 0.4 grams/cm3. A value of a cumulative pore volume in the range of 0.05 to 5 ?m in pore size based on a mercury press-in method is in the range of 0.4 to 1.2 cm3, preferably, 0.5 to 1.0 cm3 per 1 gram of the solidified porous carbon material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2023
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida
  • Patent number: 11697106
    Abstract: A porous carbon material composite formed of a porous carbon material and a functional material and equipped with high functionality. The porous carbon material composite is formed of (A) a porous carbon material obtainable from a plant-derived material having a silicon (Si) content of 5 wt % or higher as a raw material; and (B) a functional material adhered on the porous carbon material, and has a specific surface area of 10 m2/g or greater as determined by the nitrogen BET method and a pore volume of 0.1 cm3/g or greater as determined by the BJH method and MP method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2023
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada, Tsutomu Noguchi, Shun Yamanoi
  • Patent number: 11697603
    Abstract: A filter medium of the present invention includes a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2023
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 11539055
    Abstract: An air-metal secondary battery has an electrode including a porous carbon material, wherein the porous carbon material has a specific surface area of 280 m2/g or more, preferably 700 m2/g or more, more preferably 1,500 m2/g or more, as determined by a nitrogen BET method, and the air-metal secondary battery has an average charging voltage of 4.4 V or less, preferably 4.3 V or less, more preferably 4.1 V or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2022
    Assignee: MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Shun Yamanoi, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20210094016
    Abstract: A functional material is provided and includes a porous carbon material derived from a plant-derived material as a raw material, wherein a bulk density of the porous carbon material is in a range of 0.2 grams/cm3 to 0.4 grams/cm3, a value of a cumulative pore volume in a range of 0.05 ?m to 5 ?m in pore size of the porous carbon material based on a mercury press-in method is in a range of 0.4 cm3 per 1 gram of the porous carbon material to 1.2 cm3 per 1 gram of the porous carbon material, and a value of a pore volume of the porous carbon material based on an MP method is in a range of 0.04 cm3 per 1 cm3 of the porous carbon material to 0.09 cm3 per 1 cm3 of the porous carbon material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2020
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Inventors: Shun YAMANOI, Seiichiro TABATA, Hironori IIDA
  • Publication number: 20210023535
    Abstract: A porous carbon material composite formed of a porous carbon material and a functional material and equipped with high functionality. The porous carbon material composite is formed of (A) a porous carbon material obtainable from a plant-derived material having a silicon (Si) content of 5 wt % or higher as a raw material; and (B) a functional material adhered on the porous carbon material, and has a specific surface area of 10 m2/g or greater as determined by the nitrogen BET method and a pore volume of 0.1 cm3/g or greater as determined by the BJH method and MP method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2020
    Publication date: January 28, 2021
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada, Tsutomu Noguchi, Shun Yamanoi
  • Publication number: 20200317537
    Abstract: A porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a volume of fine pores by a BJH method of 0.3 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more, alternatively, a porous carbon material having a value of a specific surface area by a nitrogen BET method of 1×102 m2/g or more, a total of volumes of fine pores having a diameter of from 1×10?9 m to 5×10?7 m, obtained by a non-localized density functional theory method, of 1.0 cm3/g or more, and a particle size of 75 ?m or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2020
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Inventors: Shun YAMANOI, Hironori IIDA, Machiko MINATOYA, Seiichiro TABATA, Shinichiro YAMADA
  • Publication number: 20200229441
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a fungicide, including: a porous carbon material; and a silver member adhered to the porous carbon material, wherein a value of a specific surface area based on a nitrogen BET, namely Brunauer, Emmett, and Teller method is equal to or larger than 10 m2/g, and a volume of a fine pore based on a BJH, namely Barrett, Joyner, and Halenda method and an MP, namely Micro Pore method is equal to or larger than 0.1 cm3/g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: HIRONORI IIDA, SHUN YAMANOI, MACHIKO MINATOYA, SEIICHIRO TABATA, SHINICHIRO YAMADA
  • Patent number: 10290875
    Abstract: An electrode material for a secondary cell includes a porous carbon material having an absolute value of a differential value of a mass using a temperature as a parameter exceeding 0 at 360° C. and being 0.016 or more at 290° C. provided by thermally analyzing a mixture of the porous carbon material and S8 sulfur at a mass ratio of 1:2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida, Kenji Kishimoto, Yosuke Saito, Shinichiro Yamada, Kazumasa Takeshi, Koichiro Hinokuma
  • Patent number: 10226752
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20190022624
    Abstract: A solidified porous carbon material uses a plant-derived material as a raw material, a bulk density of the solidified porous carbon material is in the range of 0.2 to 0.4 grams/cm3, preferably, 0.3 to 0.4 grams/cm3. A value of a cumulative pore volume in the range of 0.05 to 5 ?m in pore size based on a mercury press-in method is in the range of 0.4 to 1.2 cm3, preferably, 0.5 to 1.0 cm3 per 1 gram of the solidified porous carbon material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2017
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Inventors: Shun YAMANOI, Seiichiro TABATA, Hironori IIDA
  • Patent number: 10147938
    Abstract: Provided is an electrode material for secondary batteries, including a porous carbon material being derived from a plant and having an average particle size of less than 4 ?m.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shun Yamanoi, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20180161760
    Abstract: A porous carbon material composite formed of a porous carbon material and a functional material and equipped with high functionality. The porous carbon material composite is formed of (A) a porous carbon material obtainable from a plant-derived material having a silicon (Si) content of 5 wt % or higher as a raw material; and (B) a functional material adhered on the porous carbon material, and has a specific surface area of 10 m2/g or greater as determined by the nitrogen BET method and a pore volume of 0.1 cm3/g or greater as determined by the BJH method and MP method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2018
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada, Tsutomu Noguchi, Shun Yamanoi
  • Patent number: 9859595
    Abstract: An electrode includes a plant-derived porous carbon material. When a peak value of an O(1s) spectrum of the porous carbon material obtained by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy is defined as PO, and a peak value of a C(1s) spectrum thereof is defined as PC, PO/PC?0.05, or an oxygen-containing functional group has been removed from a surface of the plant-derived porous carbon material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Seiichiro Tabata, Shun Yamanoi, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Publication number: 20170341053
    Abstract: [Object] To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 9782743
    Abstract: [Object]To provide an adsorbent, an adsorbent sheet, and a carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus having further improved virus adsorption capability. [Solving Means] An adsorbent for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention has a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. An adsorbent sheet for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more. A carbon/polymer composite for adsorbing a virus according to the present invention includes a porous carbonaceous material having a specific surface area value as measured by the nitrogen BET method of 10 m2/g or more and a pore volume as measured by the BJH method of 0.1 cm3/g or more; and a binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Hironori Iida, Shun Yamanoi, Machiko Minatoya, Seiichiro Tabata, Shinichiro Yamada
  • Patent number: 9632386
    Abstract: The present inventions relate to fine particles for image display having excellent properties and displaying images in black. The fine particles for image display are dispersed (suspended) in an electrophoretic dispersion liquid sealed between two opposing substrates and contain porous carbon materials having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and pore volume determined by the MP method of not less than 0.1 cm3/g or those having values of specific surface area determined by the nitrogen BET method of not less than 100 m2/g and at least one peak at not more than 10 nm in pore size distribution obtained by the non-localized density functional theory method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hidehiko Takanashi, Yuriko Kaino, Aya Shuto, Ken Kobayashi, Shinichiro Yamada, Seiichiro Tabata, Hironori Iida, Machiko Minatoya, Shun Yamanoi, Masakazu Mitsugi