Patents by Inventor Tadashi Inoue

Tadashi Inoue 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: 10661811
    Abstract: A vehicle information display control device includes: an automatic driving information obtaining unit obtaining automatic driving information including information indicating that each actuator of a vehicle is in a manual control mode or an automatic control mode; and a display controller causing a display to display an image based on the automatic driving information. The display controller causes the display to display: an image of a manual driving device corresponding to the actuator; a manual-operation recalling image that is superimposed on the image of the manual driving device corresponding to an actuator in the manual control mode and that recalls an operation performed by a person; and an automatic-operation recalling image that is superimposed on the image of the manual driving device corresponding to an actuator in the automatic control mode and that recalls an operation performed by a machine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadashi Miyahara, Mitsuo Shimotani, Satoru Inoue, Yoshio Sato, Yuki Sakai, Yuji Karita, Junichi Kimura
  • Patent number: 10644339
    Abstract: The present invention provides a polymer electrolyte membrane having excellent strength, a small dimensional change, and a low membrane resistance. The polymer electrolyte membrane includes a porous film and a polymer electrolyte. The porous film has a fibril/node area ratio of 90/10 to 75/25.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignees: ASAHI KASEI KABUSHIKI KAISHA, DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Yuichi Inoue, Kuon Miyazaki, Norihito Tanaka, Kentaro Kikuchi, Nobuki Uraoka, Shinichi Chaen, Tomohisa Konishi, Tadashi Ino
  • Publication number: 20200126763
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes a balun having a first input terminal, a second input terminal, a first output terminal, and a second output terminal, a vacuum container, a first electrode insulated from the vacuum container and electrically connected to the first output terminal, and a second electrode insulated from the vacuum container and electrically connected to the second output terminal. The second electrode is arranged to surround an entire circumference of the first electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Anelva Corporation
    Inventors: Kazunari SEKIYA, Masaharu TANABE, Tadashi INOUE, Hiroshi SASAMOTO, Tatsunori SATO, Nobuaki TSUCHIYA
  • Publication number: 20200126764
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes a balun having a first unbalanced terminal, a second unbalanced terminal, a first balanced terminal, and a second balanced terminal, a grounded vacuum container, a first electrode electrically connected to the first balanced terminal, a second electrode electrically connected to the second balanced terminal, an impedance matching circuit, a first power supply connected to the balun via the impedance matching circuit, and configured to supply a high frequency to the first electrode via the impedance matching circuit and the balun, a low-pass filter, and a second power supply configured to supply a voltage to the first electrode via the low-pass filter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Anelva Corporation
    Inventors: Tadashi INOUE, Masaharu TANABE, Kazunari SEKIYA, Hiroshi SASAMOTO, Tatsunori SATO, Nobuaki TSUCHIYA
  • Publication number: 20200126768
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes a balun having a first unbalanced terminal, a second unbalanced terminal, a first balanced terminal, and a second balanced terminal, a grounded vacuum container, a first electrode electrically connected to the first balanced terminal, and a second electrode electrically connected to the second balanced terminal. When Rp represents a resistance component between the first balanced terminal and the second balanced terminal when viewing a side of the first electrode and the second electrode from a side of the first balanced terminal and the second balanced terminal, and X represents an inductance between the first unbalanced terminal and the first balanced terminal, 1.5?X/Rp?5000 is satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Anelva Corporation
    Inventors: Tadashi INOUE, Masaharu TANABE, Kazunari SEKIYA, Hiroshi SASAMOTO, Tatsunori SATO, Nobuaki TSUCHIYA
  • Publication number: 20200126767
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes a balun having a first unbalanced terminal, a second unbalanced terminal, a first balanced terminal, and a second balanced terminal, a grounded vacuum container, a first electrode electrically connected to the first balanced terminal, a second electrode electrically connected to the second balanced terminal, and a ground electrode arranged in the vacuum container and grounded.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Anelva Corporation
    Inventors: Atsushi TAKEDA, Takayuki MORIWAKI, Tadashi INOUE, Masaharu TANABE, Kazunari SEKIYA, Hiroshi SASAMOTO, Tatsunori SATO, Nobuaki TSUCHIYA
  • Publication number: 20200126766
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes a balun having a first input terminal, a second input terminal, a first output terminal, and a second output terminal, a vacuum container, a first electrode electrically connected to the first output terminal, a second electrode electrically connected to the second output terminal, and a connection unit configured to electrically connect the vacuum container and ground, the connection unit including an inductor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Canon Anelva Corporation
    Inventors: Kazunari SEKIYA, Masaharu TANABE, Tadashi INOUE, Hiroshi SASAMOTO, Tatsunori SATO, Nobuaki TSUCHIYA
  • Patent number: 10618528
    Abstract: An object is to provide a technique which enables a driver to intuitively select and determine a target object to which a vehicle is to travel. A driving assistance apparatus includes a candidate selection unit which selects a target object candidate when the candidate selection unit determines that a visual line position of a driver is included in any setting range of a plurality of target object candidates and a target object determination unit which determines the target object candidate selected by the candidate selection unit as a target object when a determination button which can be operated by the driver is operated after the candidate selection unit selects the target object candidate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuki Sakai, Yuji Karita, Mitsuo Shimotani, Satoru Inoue, Yoshio Sato, Tadashi Miyahara
  • Publication number: 20200065917
    Abstract: A highly reliable facility evaluation information (rating information) that is free of arbitrary ratings. A server system includes a facility rating information creation and updating unit that grants a rating with regard to a facility to be rated on the basis of parking information. The parking information is obtained by assessing whether the present position of a mobile body, which is being carried together with a vehicle, has been parked in the area of the facility to be rated whereat parking is possible. A facility rating provision unit that outputs the rating regarding to the facility to be rated, which has been granted by the facility rating information creation and updating unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2018
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Inventors: Tadashi Kurihara, Hiroshi Inoue, Yoshiaki Sugimoto, Satoru Minowa, Minoru Fukumori
  • Patent number: 10559284
    Abstract: A vehicle information display control device includes: an automatic driving information obtaining unit that obtains automatic driving information including information indicating whether each of actuators of a vehicle is in a manual control mode or an automatic control mode; and a display controller that causes a display to display an image based on the automatic driving information. The display controller simultaneously displays a first image and a second image representing the manual control mode and the automatic control mode, respectively, of each of the actuators, and displays (i) the first image of an actuator in the manual control mode closer than the second image of the actuator in the manual control mode and (ii) the second image of an actuator in the automatic control mode closer than the first image of the actuator in the automatic control mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadashi Miyahara, Mitsuo Shimotani, Satoru Inoue, Yoshio Sato, Yuki Sakai, Yuji Karita
  • Patent number: 10555089
    Abstract: A transducer includes: a substrate having a hole; a backplate facing an opening of the hole; and a diaphragm facing the backplate with an air gap therebetween. The backplate includes a backplate body, a backplate support secured to the substrate, and through-holes perforating the backplate body; the backplate body includes a center region and three or more peripheral regions partially or completely surrounding the center region; the through-holes defines a percentage open area in each of the center region and the three or more peripheral regions, and the percentage open areas are mutually different; the percentage open area in the center region is larger than the percentage open area in each of the three or more peripheral regions; and the percentage open area in the outermost peripheral region of the backplate body is smaller than the percentage open area in the peripheral region near the center region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: Omron Corporation
    Inventor: Tadashi Inoue
  • Patent number: 10518362
    Abstract: A solder alloy essentially consists of tin, silver, copper, bismuth, antimony, and cobalt; relative to a total amount of the solder alloy, the silver content is 3 mass % or more and 3.5 mass % or less, the copper content is 0.4 mass % or more and 1.0 mass % or less, the bismuth content is 3.5 mass % or more and 4.8 mass % or less, the antimony content is 3 mass % or more and 5.5 mass % or less, the cobalt content is 0.001 mass % or more and 0.1 mass % or less, the tin content is the balance; and a total of the bismuth content and the antimony content is 7.3 mass % or more and 10.3 mass % or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: HARIMA CHEMICALS, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Kazuki Ikeda, Kosuke Inoue, Kazuya Ichikawa, Tadashi Takemoto
  • Publication number: 20190376479
    Abstract: A workpiece for a fuel injection component is made of a steel having compositions, by mass %, of C: 0.08 to 0.16%, Si: 0.10 to 0.30%, Mn: 1.00 to 2.00%, S: 0.005 to 0.030%, Cu: 0.01 to 0.30%, Ni: 0.40 to 1.50%, Cr: 0.50 to 1.50%, Mo: 0.30 to 0.70%, V: 0.10 to 0.40%, s-Al: 0.001 to 0.100%, and Fe and unavoidable impurities as remaining components. After heating the workpiece to a temperature of 950° C. or more and 1350° C. or less, the workpiece is subjected to a hot forging, and thereafter cooled at an average cooling rate of 0.1° C./sec. or more in a temperature range from 800° C. to 500° C., and at the average cooling rate of 0.02° C./sec. or more and 10° C./sec. or less in the subsequent temperature range from 500° C. to 300° C. to set an area ratio of a bainite structure after hot forging to 85% or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2019
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Inventors: Makoto HARITANI, Yuuki TANAKA, Tomohiro ANDOH, Kazuyoshi KIMURA, Takahiro MIYAZAKI, Keisuke INOUE, Toshimasa ITO, Koji MORITA, Tomomitsu FUKUOKA, Tadashi NISHIWAKI
  • Patent number: 10491059
    Abstract: While lamination of steel sheets to be included in a stator core having a plurality of tooth portions is performed through swaging at yoke portions and through swaging at tooth portions, the stator core is formed in such a way as to include the tooth portion having a portion that is pressed into another steel sheet through swaging and the tooth portion having no portion that is pressed into another steel sheet through swaging.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Tadashi Murakami, Naomi Kikuchi, Atsushi Sakaue, Tatsuro Hino, Akihiro Yamamura, Shogo Okamoto, Shinji Nishimura, Masaya Inoue
  • Publication number: 20190349687
    Abstract: A MEMS structure that includes: a substrate having an opening; a diaphragm arranged opposite the opening in the substrate; a plurality of anchors securing the diaphragm to the substrate or to another component; and a fixed membrane surrounding the diaphragm over a slit. The outline of the diaphragm protrudes toward the anchors and includes a predetermined intersecting structure that when viewed from the normal to the diaphragm, the diaphragm protrudes toward the anchors in at least one location on the diaphragm between two intersection points of the outline of the diaphragm and the outline of the opening in the substrate. The intersecting structure is configured such that the distance between the two intersection points is greater than the width of the diaphragm at a location closest to an anchor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: OMRON Corporation
    Inventors: Ayumu Murakami, Tadashi Inoue, Yasuhiro Horimoto
  • Patent number: 10464553
    Abstract: A driving assistance device includes a driving operation pattern storage in which a predetermined driving operation pattern is stored, an automatic driving controller configured to perform automatic driving of a vehicle in accordance with the driving operation pattern, a notification sequence storage configured to store a notification sequence corresponding to the driving operation pattern, and a notification processor configured to perform notification to a driver of the vehicle in accordance with the notification sequence. The notification sequence storage stores a plurality of notification sequences different in detail level for one driving operation pattern.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tadashi Miyahara, Mitsuo Shimotani, Satoru Inoue, Yuki Sakai, Yuji Karita, Junichi Kimura, Yoshio Sato
  • Patent number: 10446518
    Abstract: An objective of the present invention is to provide a sinterable bonding material capable of providing a bonded article having a long-term reliability. The present invention relates to a sinterable bonding material comprising a silver filler and resin particles, wherein the silver filler comprises a flake-shaped filler having an arithmetic average roughness (Ra) of 10 nm or less; and the resin particles have an elastic modulus (E) of 10 GPa or less, and a heat decomposition temperature of 200° C. or more. The sintered product of the sinterable bonding material of the present invention is excellent in bonding strength and heat-release characteristics, and has an improved stress relaxation ability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignees: HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA, HENKEL IP & HOLDING GMBH
    Inventors: Hajime Inoue, Tadashi Takano
  • Publication number: 20190284198
    Abstract: Provided is a novel compound or a salt thereof inhibiting MTHFD2 and useful for treating a disease caused by overexpression of MTHFD2, a disease involved in overexpression of MTHFD2 and/or a disease associated with overexpression of MTHFD2. Solution Provided is a sulfonamide derivative having a coumarin skeleton represented by the following formula (I) and having various substituents: wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 are the same as defined in the specification, and a salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited
    Inventors: Masahiro Ota, Hidekazu Inoue, Junya Kawai, Hitoshi Ohki, Tadashi Toki
  • Publication number: 20190280549
    Abstract: A rotary electric machine includes a stator. A plurality of slots are formed in a stator core of the stator, and a coil and an insulating sheet layer are inserted into the slots. A first coil side surface and a second coil side surface of the coil inserted into the slots serve as adhesive regions, which are adhered to a slot inner circumferential surface via the insulating sheet layer. In addition, a first coil end surface and a second coil end surface of the coil inserted into the slots serve as non-adhesive regions, which are maintained in a non-contact manner with respect to the slot inner circumferential surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2019
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Inventors: Masashi Inoue, Tadashi Yamaguchi
  • Patent number: 10411542
    Abstract: Provided is a fixing structure for fixing a wire connection plate including a busbar (9) having an annular shape, and a wire connection plate holder (10) for holding the busbar (9). The fixing structure includes a frame (5) having a cylindrical shape, for accommodating the wire connection plate therein, and a sheet metal member (12) for fixing the wire connection plate. One end of the sheet metal member (12) is fixed on a flange (4) of the frame (5), and another end of the sheet metal member (12) presses an end surface of the wire connection plate in an axial direction of the frame (5), to thereby fix the wire connection plate. The wire connection plate is fixed by elasticity of the sheet metal member (12), and hence the wire connection plate can be held even under application of impact load.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Tadashi Murakami, Kouichi Ojima, Masaya Inoue