Patents by Inventor Takahiro Ide

Takahiro Ide 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: 20240240176
    Abstract: A prophylactic or therapeutic agent for a myopathy, including a miR-33b inhibitor, preferably an antisense oligonucleotide against miR-33b, as an effective component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2022
    Publication date: July 18, 2024
    Applicants: KYOTO UNIVERSITY, OSAKA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Jun KOTERA, Koh ONO, Takahiro HORIE, Naoya SOWA, Yuya IDE, Satoshi OBIKA, Yuya KASAHARA
  • Patent number: 12029052
    Abstract: A solar cell module includes a first substrate and a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements disposed on the first substrate. Each of the plurality of photoelectric conversion elements includes a first electrode, an electron transport layer, a perovskite layer, a hole transport layer, and a second electrode. In at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other, the hole transport layers are extended continuous layers; and the first electrodes, the electron transport layers, and the perovskite layers in the at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other are separated by the hole transport layer. The hole transport layer includes, as hole transport material, a polymer having a weight average molecular weight of 2,000 or more or a compound having a molecular weight of 2,000 or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2024
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Tamotsu Horiuchi, Takahiro Ide, Yuuji Tanaka, Nozomu Tamoto, Naomichi Kanei, Masana Shiba
  • Patent number: 12014863
    Abstract: A coil-forming apparatus for forming a bare coil wire into a U-shape, the apparatus including: one bare coil-wire holding unit that winds and holds a bare coil wire; a take-up drum that includes one or a plurality of housing units that house the bare coil wire supplied from the one bare coil wire holding unit at a circumference; a cutting member that cuts the bare coil wire housed in housing units and wound around the take-up drum, at a portion of the circumference of the take-up drum; a drawing member for drawing the bare coil wire outward in a radial direction of the take-up drum after being cut by the cutting member, from a position separated from the cutting member; and a forming unit that forms the bare coil wire drawn by the drawing member into a U-shape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2024
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro Ide, Kenichi Omagari
  • Publication number: 20230352250
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element including: first support; first electrode; electron-transporting layer; photoelectric conversion layer; hole-transporting layer; and second electrode, the hole-transporting layer including polymer including recurring unit of General Formula (1) below and compound of General Formula (2): where Ar1 represents aromatic hydrocarbon, which may have substituent; Ar2 and Ar3 each independently represent bivalent group of monocyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, non-condensed polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or condensed polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, which may have substituent; Ar4 represents bivalent group of benzene, thiophene, biphenyl, anthracene, or naphthalene, which may have substituent; R1 to R4 each independently represent hydrogen, alkyl, or aryl; and n represents integer that is 2 or more and allows the polymer of General Formula (1) to have weight average molecular weight of 2,000 or more; and where R5 to R9, which may be identical or different, represent hydrogen, ha
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2021
    Publication date: November 2, 2023
    Applicant: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Tamotsu Horiuchi, Nozomu Tamoto, Yuuji Tanaka, Naomichi Kanei, Takahiro Ide
  • Patent number: 11756743
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element may include a first substrate, a first transparent electrode disposed on the first substrate, a hole-blocking layer disposed on the first transparent electrode, an electron-transporting layer that is disposed on the hole-blocking layer and includes an electron-transporting semiconductor on a surface of which a photosensitizing compound is adsorbed, a hole-transporting layer that is connected to the electron-transporting layer and includes a hole-transporting material, and a second electrode disposed on the hole-transporting layer, wherein the photoelectric conversion element includes an output extraction terminal part configured to extract electricity out from the photoelectric conversion element, and the output extraction terminal part is formed with a plurality of micropores piercing through the hole-blocking layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2023
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Matsuyama, Yuuji Tanaka, Tamotsu Horiuchi, Takahiro Ide, Tokushige Kino, Shigeyo Suzuki, Naomichi Kanei
  • Publication number: 20230189540
    Abstract: A solar cell module includes a first substrate and a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements disposed on the first substrate. Each of the plurality of photoelectric conversion elements includes a first electrode, an electron transport layer, a perovskite layer, a hole transport layer, and a second electrode. In at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other, the hole transport layers are extended continuous layers; and the first electrodes, the electron transport layers, and the perovskite layers in the at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other are separated by the hole transport layer. The hole transport layer includes, as hole transport material, a polymer having a weight average molecular weight of 2,000 or more or a compound having a molecular weight of 2,000 or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2020
    Publication date: June 15, 2023
    Applicant: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Tamotsu Horiuchi, Takahiro Ide, Yuuji Tanaka, Nozomu Tamoto, Naomichi Kanei, Masana Shiba
  • Patent number: 11646646
    Abstract: The continuous wires respectively have U-shaped parts and straight parts. The method includes: a transposition shape forming step of forming transposition shapes in each of which, among at least the two continuous wires belonging to an identical phase, the U-shaped part of one of the continuous wires is disposed inside the U-shaped part of the other one of the continuous wires; an inclined part forming step of causing the pairs of straight parts of the continuous wires respectively formed with the transposition shapes to be offset to form inclined parts on the continuous wires; and a folding step of folding the continuous wires formed with the inclined parts to form the turning parts and the slot disposition parts. The inclined part forming step and the folding step are alternately performed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 24, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2023
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takahiro Ide, Akihiro Watanabe
  • Patent number: 11594382
    Abstract: Provided is a solar cell module including photoelectric conversion elements, wherein each of the photoelectric conversion elements includes a first substrate, and a first electrode, a hole blocking layer, an electron transport layer, a hole transport layer, a second electrode, and a second substrate on the first substrate, and a sealing member between the first substrate and the second substrate, and wherein, within at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other, the hole-blocking layers are not extended to each other but the hole transport layers are in a state of a continuous layer where the hole transport layers are extended to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2023
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Yuuji Tanaka, Tamotsu Horiuchi, Nozomu Tamoto, Takahiro Ide, Naomichi Kanei
  • Patent number: 11522495
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion module includes a substrate, a photoelectric conversion element mounted on the substrate, and a connector mounted on the substrate, the connector including a terminal that is electrically coupled to the photoelectric conversion element, wherein the connector is configured such that coupling the connector to a connector of another photoelectric conversion module causes the photoelectric conversion element to be electrically coupled to a photoelectric conversion element of the another photoelectric conversion module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2022
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takahiro Ide, Naomichi Kanei
  • Publication number: 20220302399
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element includes a first electrode section; a second electrode section; an electron-transporting section between the first electrode section and the second electrode section; a light-absorbing section; and a hole-transporting section. The hole-transporting section has a peak that reaches maximum at a Raman shift of 1575 cm?1±10 cm?1 and a peak that reaches maximum at a Raman shift of 1606 cm ?1±10 cm?1 in a Raman spectrum obtained by emitting laser light having a wavelength of 532 nm; and has a peak intensity ratio A/B of 0.80 or more, the peak intensity ratio A/B being obtained from a maximum peak intensity A of the peak that reaches maximum at 1575 cm?1±10 cm?1 and a maximum peak intensity B of the peak that reaches maximum at 1606 cm?1±10 cm?1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2020
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Applicant: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Nozomu Tamoto, Yuuji Tanaka, Tamotsu Horiuchi, Naomichi Kanei, Takahiro Ide, Yoshiaki Masuda
  • Publication number: 20210399321
    Abstract: A fuel cell system including a fuel cell, an off-gas reprocessing unit that is provided downstream of the fuel cell and that at least partially removes at least one of steam or carbon dioxide from an off-gas discharged from the fuel cell, a flow passage that is provided downstream of the off-gas reprocessing unit and that allows a reprocessed off-gas discharged from the off-gas reprocessing unit to flow therethrough, and a controlling unit that modulates the reaction constant Kpa of a reaction A with respect to the reprocessed off-gas discharged from the off-gas reprocessing unit, to 1.22 or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 28, 2019
    Publication date: December 23, 2021
    Inventors: Kazuo NAKAMURA, Takahiro IDE, Tatsuya NAKAJIMA, Toru HATAE, Tatsuki DOHKOH, Marie SHIRAI, Shunnosuke AKABANE
  • Publication number: 20210366662
    Abstract: A solar cell module (100) including: a substrate (1); and a plurality of photoelectric conversion elements disposed on the substrate (1), each of the plurality of photoelectric conversion elements including a first electrode (2a, 2b), an electron transport layer (3, 4), a perovskite layer (5), a hole transport layer (6), and a second electrode (7a, 7b), wherein, within at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other, the hole transport layers (6) are continuous with each other, and the first electrodes (2a, 2b), the electron transport layers (3, 4), and the perovskite layers (5) are separated by the hole transport layer (6) within the at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Inventors: Tamotsu HORIUCHI, Nozomu TAMOTO, Takahiro IDE, Yuuji TANAKA, Naomichi KANEI
  • Publication number: 20210305886
    Abstract: The continuous wires respectively have U-shaped parts and straight parts. The method includes: a transposition shape forming step of forming transposition shapes in each of which, among at least the two continuous wires belonging to an identical phase, the U-shaped part of one of the continuous wires is disposed inside the U-shaped part of the other one of the continuous wires; an inclined part forming step of causing the pairs of straight parts of the continuous wires respectively formed with the transposition shapes to be offset to form inclined parts on the continuous wires; and a folding step of folding the continuous wires formed with the inclined parts to form the turning parts and the slot disposition parts. The inclined part forming step and the folding step are alternately performed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Inventors: Takahiro IDE, Akihiro WATANABE
  • Publication number: 20210296603
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element is provided which includes a first electrode, an electron transport layer, a photoelectric conversion layer, a hole transport layer, a second electrode, and an insulating layer each overlying a substrate. The first electrode includes a transparent conductive thin-film layer (a), a metal thin-film layer, and a transparent conductive thin-film layer (b). The electron transport layer contains metal oxide particles. The photoelectric conversion layer contains two or more organic materials. The photoelectric conversion element satisfies the following relation: 7.0?T/D?40.0 where D represents an average particle diameter of the metal oxide particles and T represents an average thickness of the photoelectric conversion layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2019
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Inventors: Ryota ARAI, Takahiro IDE
  • Patent number: 11081662
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element is provided. The photoelectric conversion element comprises a substrate, a first electrode, an electron transport layer, a hole transport layer, and a second electrode. The electron transport layer comprises a photosensitizing compound. The hole transport layer comprises a basic compound A and an ionic compound B. The basic compound A is represented by the following formula (1): where each of R1 and R2 independently represents an alkyl group or an aromatic hydrocarbon group, or R1 and R2 share bond connectivity to form a nitrogen-containing heterocyclic ring; and the ionic compound B is represented by the following formula (2): where X+ represents a counter cation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2021
    Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuuji Tanaka, Tsuyoshi Matsuyama, Tamotsu Horiuchi, Takahiro Ide, Tokushige Kino, Shigeyo Suzuki, Naomichi Kanei
  • Publication number: 20210202155
    Abstract: A coil-forming apparatus for forming a bare coil wire into a U-shape, the apparatus comprising: one bare coil-wire holding unit that winds and holds a bare coil wire; a take-up drum that includes one or a plurality of housing units that house the bare coil wire supplied from the one bare coil wire holding unit at a circumference; a cutting member that cuts the bare coil wire housed in housing units and wound around the take-up drum, at a portion of the circumference of the take-up drum; a drawing member for drawing the bare coil wire outward in a radial direction of the take-up drum after being cut by the cutting member, from a position separated from the cutting member; and a forming unit that forms the bare coil wire drawn by the drawing member into a U-shape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2020
    Publication date: July 1, 2021
    Inventors: Takahiro Ide, Kenichi Omagari
  • Publication number: 20210167287
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element including: a first electrode; a perovskite layer; a hole-transporting layer; and a second electrode, wherein the hole-transporting layer includes a compound represented by General Formula (1) or (1a) below; where M represents an alkali metal; X1 and X2, which may be identical to or different from each other, each represent at least one selected from the group consisting of a carbonyl group, a sulphonyl group, and a sulfinyl group; and X3 represents at least one selected from the group consisting of a bivalent alkyl group, an alkenyl group, and an aryl group, and a hydrogen atom of the bivalent alkyl group, the alkenyl group, and the aryl group may be substituted with a halogen atom; where M+ represents an organic cation; and X1, X2, and X3 have the same meanings as X1, X2, and X3 in the General Formula (1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Inventors: Tamotsu HORIUCHI, Takahiro IDE, Yuuji TANAKA, Nozomu TAMOTO, Naomichi KANEI, Masana SHIBA
  • Publication number: 20210142957
    Abstract: A photoelectric conversion element may include a first substrate, a first transparent electrode disposed on the first substrate, a hole-blocking layer disposed on the first transparent electrode, an electron-transporting layer that is disposed on the hole-blocking layer and includes an electron-transporting semiconductor on a surface of which a photosensitizing compound is adsorbed, a hole-transporting layer that is connected to the electron-transporting layer and includes a hole-transporting material, and a second electrode disposed on the hole-transporting layer, wherein the photoelectric conversion element includes an output extraction terminal part configured to extract electricity out from the photoelectric conversion element, and the output extraction terminal part is formed with a plurality of micropores piercing through the hole-blocking layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2021
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi MATSUYAMA, Yuuji TANAKA, Tamotsu HORIUCHI, Takahiro IDE, Tokushige KINO, Shigeyo SUZUKI, Naomichi KANEI
  • Publication number: 20210104367
    Abstract: Provided is a solar cell module including photoelectric conversion elements, wherein each of the photoelectric conversion elements includes a first substrate, and a first electrode, a hole blocking layer, an electron transport layer, a hole transport layer, a second electrode, and a second substrate on the first substrate, and a sealing member between the first substrate and the second substrate, and wherein, within at least two of the photoelectric conversion elements adjacent to each other, the hole-blocking layers are not extended to each other but the hole transport layers are in a state of a continuous layer where the hole transport layers are extended to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Inventors: Yuuji TANAKA, Tamotsu HORIUCHI, Nozomu TAMOTO, Takahiro IDE, Naomichi KANEI
  • Patent number: 10951079
    Abstract: A coil for a rotary electric machine is mounted in a plurality of slots of a stator core having the slots in a circumferential direction. An overlapping coil-type wave winding coil constituted by a coil wire having a plurality of slot accommodating portions accommodated in the slots and a plurality of coil end portions interconnecting, in a chevron shape, the slot accommodating portions next to each other outside the slots in an axial direction of the stator core constitutes the coil. At least two layers of the coil wire are connected by a continuous wire-based connecting portion, folded back in the connecting portion, and stacked.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Keiichiro Oka, Kenichi Omagari, Takahiro Ide