Patents by Inventor Takao Matsuo

Takao Matsuo 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: 20190283613
    Abstract: A power generation amount of a power generator disposed on a vehicle is appropriately controlled by ordering the power generator a required power generation amount so as to control the power generator, driving a drive motor configured to drive a driving wheel of the vehicle using at least part of electric power generated by the power generator according to the required power generation amount, storing at least part of surplus power left in the electric power generated by the power generator in a storage device, detecting a slip of the driving wheel, and, executing reduction processing of a power generation amount for further reducing a required power generation amount that reflects a reduction amount of the electric power for driving the drive motor due to the slip of the driving wheel, if the detected extent of the slip is larger than a predetermined threshold.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Takao WATANABE, Junichi MATSUO
  • Patent number: 10312538
    Abstract: A fuel cell system for a vehicle includes: a fuel cell; a plurality of loads that consumes power generated by the fuel cell and includes a vehicle driving motor; a secondary battery configured to be charged with excess power when an amount of power generated by the fuel cell is greater than an amount of power consumed by the loads and to discharge shortage power when the amount of power generated by the fuel cell is less than the amount of power consumed by the loads; and a control unit configured to control the amount of power generated by the fuel cell such that an amount of charging-discharging power of the secondary battery is maintained at a predetermined value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takao Watanabe, Shinji Aso, Akihiro Kamiya, Tomoya Ogawa, Junichi Matsuo
  • Publication number: 20190144638
    Abstract: In the phenolic resin to be blended with rubber of the present invention, when the total peak area in a chemical shift measured by 13C-NMR of 110 ppm or more and 160 ppm or less is taken as 100, the total peak area in 0 ppm or more and less than 60 ppm is 80 to 400 and the total peak area in 60 ppm or more and less than 110 ppm is 2 to 70.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 4, 2017
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Applicants: BRIDGESTONE CORPORATION, SUMITOMO BAKELITE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeaki MATSUO, Aya SAIKI, Yuichi SASAHARA, Takao KUNIMI
  • Patent number: 8501972
    Abstract: A solid fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt is disclosed having an endothermic peak area between 50° C. and 130° C. of 50% or more relative to the whole endothermic peak area between 0° C. and 130° C. when determined using a differential scanning calorimter. A method for producing a fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt powder is also disclosed, including a step of pulverizing the solid fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt in a pulverizer, with the internal temperature of the pulverizer being adjusted to 30° C. to 50° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Lion Corporation
    Inventors: Yutaka Abe, Naoki Nakamura, Takao Matsuo, Daisuke Negishi, Hiroyuki Masui, Toru Yoshii, Nobukazu Shogase, Masahiko Matsubara
  • Publication number: 20110076499
    Abstract: A solid a-sulfo fatty acid alkyl ester salt having a bubble volume fraction of 1 to 15% is provided by introducing a gas into a paste of a-sulfo fatty acid alkyl ester salt or adding thereto an expanding agent to incorporate bubbles into the paste of a-sulfo fatty acid alkyl ester salt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2009
    Publication date: March 31, 2011
    Applicant: Lion Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Masui, Naoki Nakamura, Takao Matsuo
  • Publication number: 20100305343
    Abstract: A solid fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt is disclosed having an endothermic peak area between 50° C. and 130° C. of 50% or more relative to the whole endothermic peak area between 0° C. and 130° C. when determined using a differential scanning calorimeter, A method for producing a fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt powder is also disclosed, including a step of pulverizing the solid fatty acid alkyl ester sulfonate metal salt in a pulverizer, with the internal temperature of the pulverizer being adjusted to 30° C. to 50° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2008
    Publication date: December 2, 2010
    Applicant: Lion Corporation
    Inventors: Yutaka Abe, Naoki Nakamura, Takao Matsuo, Daisuke Negishi, Hiroyuki Masui, Toru Yoshii, Nobukazu Shogase, Masahiko Matsubara
  • Publication number: 20010011501
    Abstract: In a beverage extracting apparatus (10) for extracting a beverage by pouring hot water into a cartridge (1) charged with a powdery material, an open receptacle (12) is interposed between a hot water tank (11) and a hot water pump (13). The open receptacle is open to ambient air and connected to the hot water tank to be supplied with the hot water from the hot water tank. The hot water pump is connected to the open receptacle and carries out a hot water supplying operation of sucking the hot water in the open receptacle and supplying the hot water into the cartridge.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2001
    Publication date: August 9, 2001
    Inventors: Takeshi Sato, Takao Matsuo
  • Patent number: 5036081
    Abstract: Alpha-glucosidase inhibitor is provided as a promoter of calcium absorption in mammals. The examples of the inhibitor are shown by the formula; ##STR1## wherein A stands for a C.sub.1 -C.sub.10 acyclic hydrocarbon group which may be substituted by hydroxyl, phenoxy, thienyl, furyl, pyridyl, cyclohexyl or phenyl group which itself may be further substituted, a C.sub.5 -C.sub.6 cyclic hydrocarbon group which may be substituted by hydroxyl, hydroxymethyl, methyl or amino group, or a sugar residue.There is also provided a calcium preparation which contains an .alpha.-glucosidase inhibitor and a calcium source.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 1989
    Date of Patent: July 30, 1991
    Assignee: Takeda Chemical Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Hiroyuki Odaka, Tsuyoshi Suzuki, Masao Tsuda
  • Patent number: 4880488
    Abstract: An apparatus for peeling a film from a substrate is disclosed which comprises: film peeling guide members for setting a direction of peeling of the film; peeling members for peeling off a part of the film and sticking the part onto the film peeling guide members; a film conveying subsystem for supporting the film stuck onto the film peeling guide members and removing the film out of the apparatus; and guide member moving mechanism for causing the film peeling guide members to change their angular positions. Also, a related method is disclosed herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 1988
    Date of Patent: November 14, 1989
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Fumio Hamamura, Shigeo Sumi
  • Patent number: 4863550
    Abstract: In a laminating apparatus wherein a predetermined length of a film cut from a continuous web is laminated onto a substrate having positioning holes, a method for forming alignment or indexing holes in the film which correspond with the positioning holes in the substrate includes detecting the position of the positioning holes, establishing the location on the film where the alignment holes are to be formed, and punching the holes in the film. The apparatus includes a hole-forming device positioned to move along the film transfer path, the operation of the device being regulated by a sensor for detecting the position of the positioning holes, a control device for setting the position of the hole-forming device relative to the film in response to the sensor signal, and a mechanism for displacing the hole-forming device to the proper location for forming the alignment holes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 1988
    Date of Patent: September 5, 1989
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Norihasu Sawada
  • Patent number: 4858911
    Abstract: An apparatus for conveying a base is disclosed which comprises a crosswise base guide for causing a centerline in a conveyance direction of the base to coincide with a centerline in the conveyance direction of the apparatus, a base position detecting sensor for causing the crosswise base guide to start its operation and base breadth detecting sensors for causing the crosswise base guide to stop its operation. The apparatus may further comprise base guide moving mechanism for causing a centerline of the crosswise base guide to coincide with the centerline of the thin film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 1989
    Date of Patent: August 22, 1989
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Shigeo Sumi
  • Patent number: 4842672
    Abstract: An apparatus for conveying a base, having feed rollers and presser rollers, is disclosed which comprises a sheet press-clamping mechanism for clamping a sheet to be arranged on the base; and a base holding member for temporarily holding the base in position when the base has been fed to a predetermined position of the sheet press-clamping mechanism. The base holding member is projected to press the base when the base has been fed to the sheet press-clamping mechanism. The base holding member is retracted when the base is set at the sheet press-clamping mechanism.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 1986
    Date of Patent: June 27, 1989
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Shigeo Sumi
  • Patent number: 4828247
    Abstract: An apparatus for conveying a base by means of feed rollers and presser rollers in disclosed which comprises a base support member for supporting the base in place. The base support means is projected to a predetermined position when the base is fed to a pressure applying position. The apparatus is provided with a base holding member for temporarily fixing in place the base which has been fed to the pressure applying position, without changing a condition of the base. The base support means operated in cooperation with or independently of the base holding member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 1986
    Date of Patent: May 9, 1989
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Shigeo Sumi
  • Patent number: 4790895
    Abstract: A laminater for laminating a film cut to a predetermined length onto a substrate with positioning holes has a punching device for forming alignment holes in the film which correspond to the positioning holes in the substrate. The punching device is disposed adjacent to the path along which the film in continuous form is supplied to the substrate. The punching device is equipped with an apparatus for directing a gaseous fluid against the film to remove chips of the film resulting from the punching operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 1987
    Date of Patent: December 13, 1988
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventor: Takao Matsuo
  • Patent number: 4759809
    Abstract: In a laminating apparatus wherein a predetermined length of a film is laminated onto a substrate having positioning holes, a method for forming alignment or indexing holes in a film which corresponds with the positioning holes in the substrate includes detecting the position of the positioning holes, establishing the location on the film where the alignment holes are to be formed, and punching the holes in the film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 1987
    Date of Patent: July 26, 1988
    Assignee: Somar Corporation
    Inventors: Takao Matsuo, Norihasu Sawada
  • Patent number: 4349547
    Abstract: 2-(.alpha.-hydroxy-m-trifluoromethylbenzyl)azetidine and its physiologically acceptable acid addition salts have antiobesity action as well as suppressive action against oversecretion of insulin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 1980
    Date of Patent: September 14, 1982
    Assignee: Takeda Chemical Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Kanji Meguro, Hiroyuki Tawada, Takao Matsuo