Patents by Inventor Tadao Hayashi

Tadao Hayashi 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: 20220251251
    Abstract: A method for producing a purified fluoropolymer aqueous dispersion, which includes: (A) bringing a fluoropolymer aqueous dispersion obtained using a hydrocarbon surfactant into contact with an anion exchange resin A or a synthetic adsorbent. The anion exchange resin A has an ion-exchange group represented by the following general formula (A1): —N+R1R2R3X— wherein each of R1, R2, and R3 are the same or different, and are each a hydrogen atom or an organic group, and at least one of R1, R2, and R3 is an organic group having 3 or more carbon atoms; and X is a counter ion; or an ion-exchange group represented by the following general formula (A2): —NR4R5 wherein each of R4 and R5 are the same or different, and are each a hydrogen atom or an organic group, and at least one of R4 and R5 is an organic group having 2 or more carbon atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2020
    Publication date: August 11, 2022
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Tadao HAYASHI, Takahiro TAIRA, Hirotoshi YOSHIDA, Chiaki OKUI, Taku YAMANAKA, Taketo KATO
  • Patent number: 11342314
    Abstract: A light-emitting module includes a light-emitting element unit including a light-emitting element, a light-transmissive member covering a main light-emitting surface of the light-emitting element, and a first light-reflective member covering lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element; a light-transmissive light-guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface having a recess accommodating the light-emitting element unit; a second light-reflective member covering the second main surface and the light-emitting element unit; and a light-transmissive bonding member disposed in contact with inner lateral surfaces of the recess and outer lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element unit. At least a portion of the first light-reflective member is located outside the recess in a cross-sectional view, and is in contact with the light-transmissive bonding member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Daisuke Kasai, Tadao Hayashi, Toru Hashimoto
  • Patent number: 11329203
    Abstract: A light emitting device includes: a light emitting element comprising: a semiconductor multilayer structure that has an electrode formation surface, a light-emitting surface opposite to the electrode formation surface, and side surfaces between the electrode formation surface and the light-emitting surface, and a pair of electrodes provided on the electrode formation surface; a covering member covering the side surfaces of the light emitting element; and an optical member disposed over the light-emitting surface of the light emitting element and an upper surface of the covering member, the optical member comprising: a light-reflective portion disposed above the light emitting element, and a light-transmissive portion disposed between the light-reflective portion and the covering member and forming a part of an outer side surface of the light emitting device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Patent number: 11322664
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting device includes: providing a light emitting element including a light extraction surface, an electrode-formed surface on a side opposite to the light extraction surface, lateral surfaces positioned between the light extraction surface and the electrode-formed surface, and a pair of electrodes on the electrode-formed surface; providing a covering member including a lens portion and a first recess on a side different from the lens portion; disposing the light emitting element on a bottom surface of the first recess, with the light extraction surface and the bottom surface of the first recess facing each other; and forming a reflective member in the first recess to cover the lateral surfaces of the light emitting element while at least a part of the pair of electrodes is exposed from the reflective member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Patent number: 11269215
    Abstract: A light emitting module with a reduced thickness is provided. A method of manufacturing a light emitting module sequentially includes: providing a light guiding plate having a first main surface being a light emitting surface, and a second main surface on the side opposite to the first main surface; providing a plurality of light emitting elements on the light guiding plate; and forming a wiring electrically connecting the plurality of light emitting elements. A light emitting module includes: a light guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface; a plurality of wavelength conversion parts disposed at the second main surface of the light guiding plate so as to be spaced apart from each other; a plurality of light emitting elements respectively bonded to the plurality of wavelength conversion parts; and a wiring connected to the plurality of light emitting elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2022
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Patent number: 11201271
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing a light emitting device includes: forming a first reflector that covers outer peripheral faces of a light transmissive member; forming a light guiding member covering at least a portion of the light transmissive member, a portion of a lower face of the first reflector, and at least some portions of lateral faces of a light emitting element disposed under the light transmissive member; and forming a second reflector covering a portion of the lower face of the first reflector that is exposed from the light guiding member and located outward of the light guiding member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 14, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadao Hayashi, Teruhito Azuma
  • Publication number: 20210363031
    Abstract: A method for removing a fluorine-containing compound from discharge water, which includes bringing discharge water containing two or more fluorine-containing compounds represented by the following general formula (1) or (2) into contact with an adsorbent so as to adsorb the two or more fluorine-containing compounds: (H—(CF2)m—COO)pM1??General Formula (1): wherein m is 3 to 19, M1 is H, a metal atom, NRb4, where Rb is the same or different and is H or an organic group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, imidazolium optionally having a substituent, pyridinium optionally having a substituent, or phosphonium optionally having a substituent; and p is 1 or 2; (H—(CF2)n—SO3)qM2??General Formula (2): wherein n is 4 to 20; M2 is H, a metal atom, NRb4, where Rb is the same as above, imidazolium optionally having a substituent, pyridinium optionally having a substituent, or phosphonium optionally having a substituent; and q is 1 or 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro TAIRA, Tadao HAYASHI, Chiaki OKUI, Ryou HATAYAMA, Michinobu KOIZUMI, Taketo KATO, Yuuji TANAKA, Hirotoshi YOSHIDA
  • Patent number: 11143807
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting module according to the present disclosure includes: preparing a light guide plate that comprises a first main surface serving as a light-emitting surface and a second main surface opposite to the first main surface; respectively providing light emitting elements on the second main surface so as to correspond to each of a plurality of optically functional portions provided on the first main surface of the light guide plate; and forming wires electrically connecting the plurality of light emitting elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadao Hayashi, Ryohei Yamashita, Yusaku Achi, Mamoru Imada
  • Publication number: 20210202808
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting device includes: providing two light emitting elements disposed on a first surface of a light transmissive member; disposing a light guide member covering a part of the first surface of the light transmissive member, and lateral surfaces of the two light emitting elements; disposing a light reflective member covering the two light emitting elements, a second surface of the light transmissive member, and the light guide member, the second surface of the light transmissive member being opposite to the first surface; and cutting the light reflective member and/or the light transmissive member between the two light emitting elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2021
    Publication date: July 1, 2021
    Inventor: Tadao HAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20210167048
    Abstract: A light-emitting module includes a light-emitting element unit including a light-emitting element, a light-transmissive member covering a main light-emitting surface of the light-emitting element, and a first light-reflective member covering lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element; a light-transmissive light-guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface having a recess accommodating the light-emitting element unit; a second light-reflective member covering the second main surface and the light-emitting element unit; and a light-transmissive bonding member disposed in contact with inner lateral surfaces of the recess and outer lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element unit. At least a portion of the first light-reflective member is located outside the recess in a cross-sectional view, and is in contact with the light-transmissive bonding member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 19, 2021
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Daisuke KASAI, Tadao HAYASHI, Toru HASHIMOTO
  • Patent number: 11022746
    Abstract: Provided is a linear light source including: a light-transmissive base having a first main surface that has a rectangular shape with long sides and short sides, a second main surface located opposite to the first main surface, a first (long) side surface, and a second (short) side surface; a plurality of light emitting devices, each including a light emitting element, a light-transmissive member and a sealing member. An upper surface of each of the light emitting devices includes an upper surface of the light-transmissive member. A first bonding member bonds the first main surface of the light-transmissive base and the upper surfaces of the light emitting devices. A width of the light-transmissive base is the same as a width of the light emitting devices in a first direction orthogonal to a first side surface of the light-transmissive base.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Patent number: 11011682
    Abstract: A composite board is provided with a board and a covering member. The board includes a base made of ceramics, first wiring provided on an upper surface of the base, and second wiring provided on a lower surface of the base and electrically connected to the first wiring. The covering member covers the base such that the first wiring and the second wiring are exposed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20210135065
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting device includes: providing a light emitting element including a light extraction surface, an electrode-formed surface on a side opposite to the light extraction surface, lateral surfaces positioned between the light extraction surface and the electrode-formed surface, and a pair of electrodes on the electrode-formed surface; providing a covering member including a lens portion and a first recess on a side different from the lens portion; disposing the light emitting element on a bottom surface of the first recess, with the light extraction surface and the bottom surface of the first recess facing each other; and forming a reflective member in the first recess to cover the lateral surfaces of the light emitting element while at least a part of the pair of electrodes is exposed from the reflective member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventor: Tadao HAYASHI
  • Patent number: 10985298
    Abstract: A light emitting device including a light emitting element, a light transmissive member, a light guide member, and a light reflective member. The light transmissive member is disposed on an upper surface of the light emitting element, and has a lower surface including a first region facing the light emitting element and a second region positioned outside of the first region. The light guide member covers a lateral surface of the light emitting element and the second region of the lower surface of the light transmissive member. The light reflective member covers the light emitting element, an upper surface of the light transmissive member and the light guide member. One of lateral surfaces of the light transmissive member is exposed from the light reflective member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: NICHSA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20210080786
    Abstract: A light emitting module with a reduced thickness is provided. A method of manufacturing a light emitting module sequentially includes: providing a light guiding plate having a first main surface being a light emitting surface, and a second main surface on the side opposite to the first main surface; providing a plurality of light emitting elements on the light guiding plate; and forming a wiring electrically connecting the plurality of light emitting elements. A light emitting module includes: a light guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface; a plurality of wavelength conversion parts disposed at the second main surface of the light guiding plate so as to be spaced apart from each other; a plurality of light emitting elements respectively bonded to the plurality of wavelength conversion parts; and a wiring connected to the plurality of light emitting elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2020
    Publication date: March 18, 2021
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao HAYASHI
  • Patent number: 10930624
    Abstract: A light-emitting module includes a light-emitting element unit including a light-emitting element, a light-transmissive member covering a main light-emitting surface of the light-emitting element, and a first light-reflective member covering lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element; a light-transmissive light-guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface having a recess accommodating the light-emitting element unit; a second light-reflective member covering the second main surface and the light-emitting element unit; and a light-transmissive bonding member disposed in contact with inner lateral surfaces of the recess and outer lateral surfaces of the light-emitting element unit. At least a portion of the first light-reflective member is located outside the recess in a cross-sectional view, and is in contact with the light-transmissive bonding member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Daisuke Kasai, Tadao Hayashi, Toru Hashimoto
  • Patent number: 10896998
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a light emitting device includes: providing a light emitting element including a light extraction surface, an electrode-formed surface on a side opposite to the light extraction surface, lateral surfaces positioned between the light extraction surface and the electrode-formed surface, and a pair of electrodes on the electrode-formed surface; providing a covering member including a lens portion and a first recess on a side different from the lens portion; disposing the light emitting element on a bottom surface of the first recess, with the light extraction surface and the bottom surface of the first recess facing each other; and forming a reflective member in the first recess to cover the lateral surfaces of the light emitting element while at least a part of the pair of electrodes is exposed from the reflective member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2021
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20210013385
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a covering member includes: providing a first light-reflective member comprising a through-hole, the through-hole having first and second openings; arranging a light-transmissive resin containing a wavelength-conversion material within the through-hole; distributing the wavelength-conversion material predominantly on a side of the first opening of the through-hole within the light-transmissive resin; and after the step of distributing the wavelength-conversion material, removing a portion of the light-transmissive resin from a side of the second opening of the through-hole.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2020
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadao HAYASHI, Teruhito AZUMA, Suguru BEPPU, Kunihiro IZUNO, Tsuyoshi OKAHISA
  • Patent number: 10866456
    Abstract: A light emitting module with a reduced thickness is provided. A method of manufacturing a light emitting module sequentially includes: providing a light guiding plate having a first main surface being a light emitting surface, and a second main surface on the side opposite to the first main surface; providing a plurality of light emitting elements on the light guiding plate; and forming a wiring electrically connecting the plurality of light emitting elements. A light emitting module includes: a light guiding plate having a first main surface and a second main surface; a plurality of wavelength conversion parts disposed at the second main surface of the light guiding plate so as to be spaced apart from each other; a plurality of light emitting elements respectively bonded to the plurality of wavelength conversion parts; and a wiring connected to the plurality of light emitting elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200379165
    Abstract: A light emitting module includes a light guide plate including a first face, a second face opposing the first face, and a through part penetrating between the first face and the second face, a light emitting device disposed in the through part on a second face side, a light transmissive member disposed on the light emitting device in the through hole on a first face side and between the light emitting device and a lateral wall of the through part, and a first light reflecting member disposed between an upper face of the light emitting device and the light transmissive member while being in contact with the upper face of the light emitting device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 27, 2020
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Tadao HAYASHI