Patents by Inventor Tadashi Iijima

Tadashi Iijima 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: 20200105814
    Abstract: A solid-state imaging device including: a first substrate having a pixel unit, and a first semiconductor substrate and a first wiring layer; a second substrate with a circuit, and a second semiconductor substrate and a second wiring layer; and a third substrate with a circuit, and a third semiconductor substrate and a third wiring layer. The first and second substrates are bonded together such that the first wiring layer and the second semiconductor substrate are opposed to each other. The device includes a first coupling structure for electrically coupling a circuit of the first substrate and the circuit of the second substrate. The first coupling structure includes a via in which electrically-conductive materials are embedded in a first through hole that exposes a wiring line in the first wiring layer and in a second through hole that exposes a wiring line in the second wiring layer or a film-formed structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicant: SONY SEMICONDUCTOR SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hideto HASHIGUCHI, Reijiroh SHOHJI, Hiroshi HORIKOSHI, Ikue MITSUHASHI, Tadashi IIJIMA, Takatoshi KAMESHIMA, Minoru ISHIDA, Masaki HANEDA
  • Publication number: 20200105813
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a solid-state imaging device and an electronic apparatus with further improved performance. [Solution] A solid-state imaging device including: a first substrate on which a pixel unit is formed, and a first semiconductor substrate and a first multi-layered wiring layer are stacked; a second substrate on which a circuit having a predetermined function is formed, and a second semiconductor substrate and a second multi-layered wiring layer are stacked; and a third substrate on which a circuit having a predetermined function is formed, and a third semiconductor substrate and a third multi-layered wiring layer are stacked. The first substrate, the second substrate, and the third substrate are stacked in this order. The pixel unit has pixels arranged thereon. The first substrate and the second substrate are bonded together in a manner that the first multi-layered wiring layer and the second semiconductor substrate are opposed to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Inventors: HIDETO HASHIGUCHI, REIJIROH SHOHJI, HIROSHI HORIKOSHI, IKUE MITSUHASHI, TADASHI IIJIMA, TAKATOSHI KAMESHIMA, MINORU ISHIDA, MASAKI HANEDA
  • Publication number: 20200098815
    Abstract: [Object] To further improve performance of a solid-state imaging device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: TAKATOSHI KAMESHIMA, HIDETO HASHIGUCHI, IKUE MITSUHASHI, HIROSHI HORIKOSHI, REIJIROH SHOHJI, MINORU ISHIDA, TADASHI IIJIMA, MASAKI HANEDA
  • Publication number: 20200091217
    Abstract: [Object] To provide a solid-state imaging device and an electronic apparatus with further improved performance. [Solution] A solid-state imaging device including: a first substrate on which a pixel unit is formed, and a first semiconductor substrate and a first multi-layered wiring layer are stacked; a second substrate on which a circuit having a predetermined function is formed, and a second semiconductor substrate and a second multi-layered wiring layer are stacked; and a third substrate on which a circuit having a predetermined function is formed, and a third semiconductor substrate and a third multi-layered wiring layer are stacked. The first substrate, the second substrate, and the third substrate are stacked in this order. The pixel unit has pixels arranged thereon. The first substrate and the second substrate are bonded together with the first multi-layered wiring layer and the second semiconductor substrate opposed to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Inventors: HIROSHI HORIKOSHI, MINORU ISHIDA, REIJIROH SHOHJI, TADASHI IIJIMA, TAKATOSHI KAMESHIMA, HIDETO HASHIGUCHI, IKUE MITSUHASHI, MASAKI HANEDA
  • Publication number: 20200080358
    Abstract: Provided is a sliding door device which is capable of retracting a sliding door diagonally. Such a sliding door device 1 includes rails 7a and 7b for guiding the sliding door 2 to move in a retracting direction A from an open position to a closed position with respect to a main body 3 and guiding the sliding door 2 to move forward or backward in a front view of the sliding door 2 until reaching the closed position, a rod-shaped trigger 8 provided on one of the main body 3 and the sliding door 2, and a retracting device 9? provided on the other of the main body 3 and the sliding door 2 and retracting the trigger 8 while sliding in an axial direction D of the trigger 8 so that the sliding door 2 can move forward or backward.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: SUGATSUNE KOGYO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tadashi IIJIMA, Kyosuke UCHINO
  • Patent number: 9702308
    Abstract: A diesel engine, includes: an exhaust gas recirculation device that recirculates an exhaust gas emitted from the diesel engine to an intake side of the diesel engine; an intake air amount sensor that measures an intake air amount of the diesel engine; a NOx measurement sensor that measures NOx contained in the exhaust gas emitted from the diesel engine; and a control device that obtains a correction value for correcting a measured value by the intake air amount sensor based on a difference between first information on NOx obtained based on information on a rotation speed of the diesel engine and information on a load and second information on NOx measured by the NOx measurement sensor to control the exhaust gas recirculation device based on the measured value by the intake air amount sensor corrected using the correction value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Mitsuru Nakashima, Tadashi Iijima, Kaoru Sakurai, Kouichi Okaya, Takashi Sakasai
  • Patent number: 9539546
    Abstract: An exhaust gas processing device includes a NOx detection sensor, a first catalyst provided to a first branch pipe, a second catalyst provided to a second branch pipe, a first pressure sensor and a second pressure sensor which are arranged on the upstream side of the first catalyst and the second catalyst and which detect pressures in the first branch pipe and the second branch pipe, and a control device that obtains flow rates of exhaust gas flowing through the first branch pipe and the second branch pipe based on detection values of the first pressure sensor and the second pressure sensor and obtains amounts of reducing agent to be given to the first catalyst and the second catalyst from the obtained flow rates and a concentration of NOx of the exhaust gas.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 10, 2017
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Izumi Nishizawa, Tadashi Iijima, Takumi Sugihara
  • Patent number: 9382690
    Abstract: An engine unit mounted to a vehicle frame, the engine unit includes: an engine; an engine support mechanism to be coupled to the vehicle frame, with at least one vibration absorbing mechanism disposed on each of both sides of the engine in an orthogonal direction to a crankshaft of the engine, to support the engine; an aftertreatment device to purify exhaust gas emitted from the engine; a base bracket provided to the engine support mechanism; and an upper bracket detachably fixed and mounted to the base bracket, the upper bracket supporting the aftertreatment device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2016
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Kozo Okuda, Tadashi Iijima, Godo Ozawa, Muneo Harada, Naoto Ikeda
  • Publication number: 20160027840
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a solid-state imaging device includes a first light-receiving portion and a first light guide layer. The first light-receiving portion is formed in the surface of a semiconductor substrate. The first light guide layer is formed to correspond to a portion above the first light-receiving portion, and has an inverse tapered shape in which the width becomes larger from an upper surface a lower surface. The inverse tapered shape ranges from the upper surface the lower surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2015
    Publication date: January 28, 2016
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventor: Tadashi IIJIMA
  • Publication number: 20150224447
    Abstract: An exhaust gas processing device includes a NOx detection sensor, a first catalyst provided to a first branch pipe, a second catalyst provided to a second branch pipe, a first pressure sensor and a second pressure sensor which are arranged on the upstream side of the first catalyst and the second catalyst and which detect pressures in the first branch pipe and the second branch pipe, and a control device that obtains flow rates of exhaust gas flowing through the first branch pipe and the second branch pipe based on detection values of the first pressure sensor and the second pressure sensor and obtains amounts of reducing agent to be given to the first catalyst and the second catalyst from the obtained flow rates and a concentration of NOx of the exhaust gas.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2013
    Publication date: August 13, 2015
    Applicant: KOMATSU LTD.
    Inventors: Izumi Nishizawa, Tadashi Iijima, Takumi Sugihara
  • Publication number: 20150219029
    Abstract: A diesel engine, includes: an exhaust gas recirculation device that recirculates an exhaust gas emitted from the diesel engine to an intake side of the diesel engine; an intake air amount sensor that measures an intake air amount of the diesel engine; a NOx measurement sensor that measures NOx contained in the exhaust gas emitted from the diesel engine; and a control device that obtains a correction value for correcting a measured value by the intake air amount sensor based on a difference between first information on NOx obtained based on information on a rotation speed of the diesel engine and information on a load and second information on NOx measured by the NOx measurement sensor to control the exhaust gas recirculation device based on the measured value by the intake air amount sensor corrected using the correction value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: August 6, 2015
    Applicant: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Mitsuru Nakashima, Tadashi Iijima, Kaoru Sakurai, Kouichi Okaya, Takashi Sakasai
  • Publication number: 20150211209
    Abstract: An engine unit mounted to a vehicle frame, the engine unit includes: an engine; an engine support mechanism to be coupled to the vehicle frame, with at least one vibration absorbing mechanism disposed on each of both sides of the engine in an orthogonal direction to a crankshaft of the engine, to support the engine; an aftertreatment device to purify exhaust gas emitted from the engine; a base bracket provided to the engine support mechanism; and an upper bracket detachably fixed and mounted to the base bracket, the upper bracket supporting the aftertreatment device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2012
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: KOMATSU LTD.
    Inventors: Kozo Okuda, Tadashi Iijima, Godo Ozawa, Muneo Harada, Naoto Ikeda
  • Publication number: 20150048468
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a solid-state imaging device includes a first light-receiving portion and a first light guide layer. The first light-receiving portion is formed in the surface of a semiconductor substrate. The first light guide layer is formed to correspond to a portion above the first light-receiving portion, and has an inverse tapered shape in which the width becomes larger from an upper surface a lower surface. The inverse tapered shape ranges from the upper surface the lower surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Applicant: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA
    Inventor: Tadashi IIJIMA
  • Patent number: 8932530
    Abstract: A reducing agent aqueous solution mixing device includes an exhaust pipe, an injector, an inner pipe and a tubular guide member. The exhaust pipe includes an elbow part having a curved portion, and a linear part disposed downstream of the elbow part. The injector is disposed outside of the curved portion, and injects a reducing agent aqueous solution into the elbow part towards the linear part. The inner pipe is disposed downstream of the injector within the exhaust pipe. The inner pipe has an inlet portion opening facing the injector and an outer peripheral surface spaced apart from the inner wall of the linear part. The inner pipe allows the exhaust gas to flow through the inside of the inner pipe and along the outer periphery of the inner pipe. The tubular guide member directs the reducing agent aqueous solution injected from the injector to the inner pipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 13, 2015
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Tadashi Iijima, Hirofumi Kizawa, Boku Itou, Shinji Tsujimura, Takashi Katou, Tetsuo Orita, Kanji Namimatsu, Issei Hara, Hiroyuki Tomioka
  • Patent number: 8916100
    Abstract: A reducing agent aqueous solution mixing device includes an exhaust pipe, an injector, a mixing pipe, an inner pipe and a flow section. The exhaust pipe includes an elbow part and a linear part. The injector is disposed in the elbow part and injects a reducing agent aqueous solution. The mixing pipe receives the reducing agent aqueous solution injected from the injector, and includes an outlet portion formed spaced apart from an inner wall of the exhaust pipe, and a plurality of openings formed on the outer peripheral surface thereof. The inner pipe is disposed in the linear part and allows the exhaust gas to flow through the inside and the outer periphery thereof. The flow section is formed between the outlet portion of the mixing pipe and the inner wall of the exhaust pipe to direct the exhaust gas to the inner pipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 23, 2014
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Tadashi Iijima, Hirofumi Kizawa, Boku Itou, Shinji Tsujimura, Takashi Katou, Tetsuo Orita, Kanji Namimatsu, Issei Hara, Hiroyuki Tomioka
  • Patent number: 8844286
    Abstract: An air cleaner includes a case in which an inner cylindrical filter and an outer cylindrical filter are housed, the case having a case body that defines an opening end surface closed by a cover member. The case includes an air inlet provided to an outer circumference of the case body for supplying outside air and an exhaust outlet provided to a bottom of the case body at a downstream side in an air-flowing direction for discharging the air supplied through the air inlet and filtered through the inner cylindrical filter and the outer cylindrical filter. A mass flow rate sensor is provided in the exhaust outlet to measure the flow rate of the air. A flow straightening grid is provided at the upstream side of the mass flow rate sensor to straighten the flow of the air.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Komatsu Ltd.
    Inventors: Kanji Namimatsu, Tomohiro Shimazu, Tadashi Iijima
  • Patent number: 8569181
    Abstract: A first conducting layer is formed on a side of a main surface on which an electrode terminal of a semiconductor device is provided in a semiconductor substrate. The first conducting layer is electrically connected to the electrode terminal of the semiconductor device. A mask layer that has an opening at a predetermined position is formed on the first conducting layer. A second conducting layer is formed inside the opening of the mask layer. The mask layer is removed. A relocation wiring that includes the first conducting layer and electrically draws out the electrode terminal is formed by performing anisotropic etching for the first conducting layer using the second conducting layer as a mask. Finally, a bump is formed on the relocation wiring by causing the second conducting layer to reflow.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventors: Tatsuo Migita, Hirokazu Ezawa, Tadashi Iijima, Takashi Togasaki
  • Patent number: 8546174
    Abstract: In a method for manufacturing a semiconductor device according to an embodiment, an epitaxial semiconductor layer is epitaxially grown on a semiconductor substrate, a photoelectric converting portion is formed on the epitaxial semiconductor layer, a wiring layer is formed on the epitaxial semiconductor layer after forming the photoelectric converting portion, a support substrate is bonded onto the wiring layer, and the semiconductor substrate is etched from an opposite surface side to a side for the bonding after the bonding. In the method for manufacturing a semiconductor device, an amorphous Si layer is formed on the opposite surface side of the epitaxial semiconductor layer after the etching and an antireflection film and a color filter are formed on the amorphous Si layer in sequence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2013
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventor: Tadashi Iijima
  • Publication number: 20130164182
    Abstract: A reducing agent aqueous solution mixing device includes an exhaust pipe, an injector, a mixing pipe and an inner pipe. The exhaust pipe includes an elbow part having a curved portion, and a linear part disposed on the downstream side of the elbow part. The injector is disposed outside the curved portion and injects the reducing agent aqueous solution towards the linear part. The mixing pipe is disposed inside the elbow part to enclose a surrounding of the reducing agent aqueous solution injected from the injector, and includes a plurality of openings on an outer peripheral surface thereof. The inner pipe is disposed on the downstream side of the mixing pipe and spaced apart from an outlet portion of the mixing pipe and from an inner wall of the linear part, and allows the exhaust gas to flow through the inside thereof and the outer periphery thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2012
    Publication date: June 27, 2013
    Applicant: KOMATSU LTD.
    Inventors: Tadashi Iijima, Hirofumi Kizawa, Boku Itou, Shinji Tsujimura, Takashi Katou, Tetsuo Orita, Kanji Namimatsu, Issei Hara, Hiroyuki Tomioka
  • Patent number: D776520
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2017
    Assignee: SUGATSUNE KOGYO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tadashi Iijima, Mitsuru Sugiura