Patents by Inventor Takanori Suzuki

Takanori Suzuki 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: 20140240588
    Abstract: A ferromagnetic body is provided at a front-surface side of a reference plane and located outside a region that overlaps an electronic device in a direction perpendicular to the reference plane, and a conductor is provided at a back-surface side of the reference plane and that overlaps the electronic device in the direction perpendicular to the reference plane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2014
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Takamasa Sakuragi, Takanori Suzuki, Koji Tsuduki
  • Patent number: 8796607
    Abstract: An intermediate member is disposed between a peripheral region and a third region, having been fixed to an imaging plate and a retaining plate. The intermediate member does not extend to between at least a part of a middle region and a forth region, such that a void is provided. The difference between the linear expansion coefficient of the imaging plate and the linear expansion coefficient of the intermediate member is smaller than the difference between the linear expansion coefficient of the retaining plate and the linear expansion coefficient of the intermediate member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2014
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventor: Takanori Suzuki
  • Patent number: 8790950
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an optical sensor includes providing a semiconductor wafer including a plurality of pixel areas, providing a light transmissive substrate including a light transmissive wafer with a plurality of light transmissive members attached thereto, the plurality of light transmissive members being arranged on a first main surface of the light transmissive wafer and each of plurality of light transmissive members emitting ? rays, an amount of the ? rays being smaller than or equal to 0.05 c/cm2┬Ěh, fixing the light transmissive substrate onto the semiconductor wafer together by a fixing member, and dividing the semiconductor wafer and the light transmissive substrate that are fixed together into individual pieces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2014
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takanori Suzuki, Tadashi Kosaka, Koji Tsuduki, Yasuhiro Matsuki, Shin Hasegawa, Akiya Nakayama
  • Patent number: 8792031
    Abstract: A solid-state image pickup device including: a resin package which includes a recessed section; a solid-state image pickup element disposed in the recessed section; and a cover fixed to the recessed section via a fixing member so as to cover the solid-state image pickup element, wherein: the resin package includes a substrate integrated therewith; the substrate includes a first protruding section, a second protruding section and a branched section, the first and second protruding sections protruding from a first side of the resin package, and the branched section being disposed inside the resin package and disposed between the first and second protruding sections; and an outer peripheral section of the fixing member is disposed inside an end of the branched section when seen from the direction in which light is incident.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2014
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Katsuhisa Mochiduki, Takanori Suzuki, Fujio Ito
  • Publication number: 20140187567
    Abstract: A composition having a stable and high fungicidal effect against a cultivated crop infected by a plant pathogen is provided. An agricultural or horticultural fungicide composition containing, as active ingredients, (a) fluazinam or its salt and (b) a strobilurin compound or its salt is provided; in addition, a method for controlling a plant pathogen by applying the subject agricultural or horticultural fungicide composition to a plant or a soil is provided; and furthermore, a method for controlling a plant pathogen by applying (a) fluazinam or its salt and (b) a strobilurin compound or its salt to a plant or a soil is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2012
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Applicant: ISHIHARA SANGYO KAISHA, LTD.
    Inventors: Koji Sugimoto, Takanori Suzuki, Koudai Yamamoto
  • Publication number: 20140153605
    Abstract: An optical device includes a first substrate, having first and second surfaces, and a second substrate having a third surface. The first substrate includes: a laser unit, having an active layer and emitting light into the first substrate from the active layer; a reflecting mirror, having a plane obliquely intersecting an optical axis of light emitted from the laser unit, and being formed on the first surface so as to reflect the light toward the second surface; and a convex lens, being formed in a region on the second surface, the region including an optical axis of the light reflected by the reflecting mirror. The second substrate is provided with a grating coupler and an optical waveguide on the third surface, the optical waveguide having light incident on the grating coupler propagating therethrough.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2013
    Publication date: June 5, 2014
    Applicant: Oclaro Japan, Inc.
    Inventors: Hideo ARIMOTO, Koichiro ADACHI, Misuzu SAGAWA, Takanori SUZUKI, Hiroyasu SASAKI
  • Patent number: 8698938
    Abstract: A solid-state imaging apparatus, comprising: a semiconductor chip having a principal face including a pixel region; a protruding portion disposed on the principal face to surround the pixel region; a cover member disposed over the pixel region; and an adhesive material surrounding the pixel region and bonding the cover member and the protruding portion, is provided. The protruding portion has top and first side faces facing the space, a first edge line being formed by this two faces. The adhesive material bonds the top face of the protruding portion and the cover member. The adhesive material has a first face facing the interior space, and the first face extends from the first edge line toward the cover member. Perimeters of the interior space, in planes parallel to the principal face become shorter in a direction from the top face of the protruding portion toward the cover member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2014
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Koji Tsuduki, Takanori Suzuki, Hisatane Komori, Satoru Hamasaki
  • Patent number: 8667784
    Abstract: An exhaust gas purification apparatus for a diesel engine mounted on a vehicle includes a regenerative diesel particulate filter, an accumulated amount detector, an exhaust gas temperature raising unit, and a forcible regeneration control unit. The forcible regeneration control unit measures an automatic regeneration enable time in which an automatic regeneration condition for regenerating the filter is satisfied when the diesel engine is operating, determines from the automatic regeneration enable time whether the probability is high in which a regeneration will be completed without being interrupted when the automatic regeneration condition is continuously satisfied, performs automatic regeneration when determining that the probability of regeneration being completed is high.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 11, 2014
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toyota Jidoshokki
    Inventors: Takanori Suzuki, Yasuyuki Komada, Hiroshi Ninagawa
  • Publication number: 20130286566
    Abstract: A base body includes a fiducial stage part provided with an inner terminal group, and an upper stage part located at a side of an outer edge of a package with respect to the fiducial stage part and protruding with respect to the fiducial stage part through a step part. A frame body is bonded to the upper stage part, and an inner edge of the frame body is located at the side of the outer edge of the package with respect to the step part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2013
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Applicant: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koji Tsuduki, Takanori Suzuki, Tadashi Kosaka, Yasuhiro Matsuki, Shin Hasegawa, Fujio Ito, Hisatane Komori, Yasushi Kurihara
  • Publication number: 20130286565
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an electronic component includes a first step of preparing a mounting member formed by bonding a peripheral region of a base body having an outer terminal connected with a wiring member, and a frame body, while heating the base body and the frame body; a second step of fixing the electronic device to the base body; and a third step of bonding the lid body and the frame body. A condition ?L, ?F, ?B<?C is satisfied, where ?L is a thermal expansion coefficient of the lid body, ?F is a thermal expansion coefficient of the frame body, ?B is a thermal expansion coefficient of the base body, and ?C is a thermal expansion coefficient of the wiring member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2013
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Applicant: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koji Tsuduki, Takanori Suzuki, Tadashi Kosaka, Yasuhiro Matsuki, Shin Hasegawa, Fujio Ito, Hisatane Komori, Yasushi Kurihara
  • Publication number: 20130286592
    Abstract: A package includes a base body to which an electronic device is fixed, a lid body that faces the electronic device, and a frame body that encloses at least one of a space between the electronic device and the lid body, and the electronic device. The frame body has a first portion located at a side of an inner edge of the frame body with respect to an outer edge of the base body, and a second portion located at a side of an outer edge of the frame body with respect to the outer edge of the base body, in an X direction from the inner edge of the frame body toward the outer edge of the frame body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2013
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Applicant: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koji Tsuduki, Takanori Suzuki, Tadashi Kosaka, Yasuhiro Matsuki, Shin Hasegawa, Hisatane Komori, Yasushi Kurihara, Fujio Ito, Kazuya Notsu
  • Publication number: 20130270235
    Abstract: In joining an Fe-based metallic member comprising an Fe-based material and an Al-based metallic member comprising an Al-based material by a Zn-based brazing filler metal, a joined part of the Fe-based metallic member is heated at a temperature higher than a melting point of the Fe-based material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2013
    Publication date: October 17, 2013
    Inventors: Taisei Wakisaka, Tokuji Okumura, Takanori Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20130273390
    Abstract: In joining an Fe-based metallic member comprising an Fe-based material and an Al-based metallic member comprising an Al-based material by a Zn-based brazing filler metal, a joined part of the Fe-based metallic member is heated at a temperature higher than a melting point of the Fe-based material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2013
    Publication date: October 17, 2013
    Inventors: Taisei Wakisaka, Tokuji Okumura, Takanori Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20130272915
    Abstract: In joining an Fe-based metallic member comprising an Fe-based material and an Al-based metallic member comprising an Al-based material by a Zn-based brazing filler metal, a joined part of the Fe-based metallic member is heated at a temperature higher than a melting point of the Fe-based material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2013
    Publication date: October 17, 2013
    Inventors: Taisei Wakisaka, Tokuji Okumura, Takanori Suzuki
  • Patent number: 8549874
    Abstract: A refrigeration system (10) includes: a refrigerant circuit (11) performing a vapor compression refrigeration cycle by including a compressor (30), a utilization side heat exchanger (24) configured to allow refrigerant to perform heat exchange with air, and a heat-source side heat exchanger (25) configured to allow refrigerant to perform heat exchange with water; and a casing (14) housing the utilization side heat exchanger (24). The casing (14) contains a power supply (31) including a power semiconductor device and configured to supply electric power to the compressor (30), and also contains a cooler (19) configured to cool the power supply (31) by supplying air to the power supply (31).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2013
    Assignee: Daikin Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takanori Suzuki, Masatoshi Tomita
  • Patent number: 8531842
    Abstract: A display module includes a display panel, a unit disposed on an outer side of the display panel, and an adhesive sheet with which the display panel and the unit are stuck together. The adhesive sheet has a first adhesive surface adhering to the display panel and a second adhesive surface adhering to the unit. The edge of the first adhesive surface and the edge of the second adhesive surface are displaced from each other in the adhesive surface direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Michiko Johnson, Kiyofumi Sakaguchi, Takanori Suzuki, Masashi Kitani
  • Patent number: 8492675
    Abstract: In joining an Fe-based metallic member comprising an Fe-based material and an Al-based metallic member comprising an Al-based material by a Zn-based filler metal, a joined part of the Fe-based metallic member is heated at a temperature higher than a melting point of the Fe-based material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2009
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2013
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Taisei Wakisaka, Tokuji Okumura, Takanori Suzuki
  • Patent number: 8476490
    Abstract: To provide a method for changing the flower color of a moth orchid, particularly a method for producing a moth orchid having a red or reddish flower color from a white moth orchid. A method for producing a moth orchid having a modified flower color, which comprises transfecting a moth orchid with a gene encoding a flavanone 3-hydroxylase, a gene encoding a flavonoid 3?-hydroxylase, a gene encoding a dihydroflavonol 4-reductase and a gene encoding an anthocyanidin synthase and expressing the genes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2013
    Assignee: Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Satoshi Araki, Takanori Suzuki, Kouichi Katayama
  • Patent number: 8440879
    Abstract: To provide a highly expressed F3?5?H gene, whereby a blue moth orchid can be produced and a method using the gene for producing Orchids having blue flowers. A gene encoding a flavonoid 3?,5?-hydroxylase of Commelina communis, which has an amino acid sequence depicted in SEQ ID No: 2 or an amino acid sequence having at least 90% of homology to the amino acid sequence depicted in SEQ ID No: 2. A method for producing an orchid having a blue flower, which comprises transfecting a white moth orchid with the gene, a gene encoding a dihydroflavonol 4-reductase of Torenia or Gerbera; a gene encoding a flavanone 3-hydroxylase; and a gene encoding an anthocyanidin synthase and expressing the genes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2013
    Assignee: Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Shunji Yuki, Satoshi Araki, Takanori Suzuki
  • Patent number: 8429812
    Abstract: A manufacturing method of an ultrafine wire including a conductor formed from a plurality of wire, the method comprising: twisting three wires into a twisted wires; and forming the conductor by compressing the twisted wires through a compressing hole of a compressing die after the twisting. A ratio of a cross section of the conductor after compressing to an area of the compressing hole is 80% to 83%.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2013
    Assignee: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventors: Satoru Yoshinaga, Toshiyuki Yamada, Takanori Suzuki