Patents by Inventor Takayuki Yano

Takayuki Yano 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: 11440091
    Abstract: Included is a method of preparing a compound for bonded magnets, the method including: coating a magnetic material having an average particle size of 10 ?m or less with a thermosetting resin and a curing agent at a ratio of the equivalent weight of the curing agent to the equivalent weight of the thermosetting resin of 2 or higher and 10 or lower to obtain a coated material; granulating the coated material by compression to obtain a granulated product; milling the granulated product to obtain a milled product; and surface treating the milled product with a silane coupling agent to obtain a compound for bonded magnets, the method either including, between the granulation and the milling, heat curing the granulated product to obtain a cured product, or including, between the milling and the surface treatment, heat curing the milled product to obtain a cured product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Satoshi Yamanaka, Takayuki Yano
  • Patent number: 11379896
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus mounted on a vehicle is provided with a control unit configured to acquire information indicating an item that a user desires to check for a product, acquire manufacturing data of a sample of the product capable of checking the item desired to be checked by using the acquired information, and output the manufacturing data to a sample manufacturing apparatus in the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Kazuyuki Ishiwata, Takayuki Yano, Shin Sakurada, Megumi Amano
  • Publication number: 20220157520
    Abstract: A method of producing a compound for bonded magnets, the method including: heat-curing a thermosetting resin and a curing agent having a ratio of the number of reactive groups of the curing agent to the number of reactive groups of the thermosetting resin of at least 2 but not higher than 11 to obtain an additive for bonded magnets; and kneading the additive for bonded magnets, magnetic powder, and a thermoplastic resin to obtain a compound for bonded magnets in which a filling ratio of the magnetic powder is at least 91.5% by mass.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2021
    Publication date: May 19, 2022
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Satoshi YAMANAKA, Takayuki YANO, Shuichi TADA, Masahiro ABE, Kenta IWAI
  • Patent number: 11300417
    Abstract: An information processing device obtains information concerning a plurality of items of food and drink served to a passenger of a mobile body while the mobile body is moving from a start point to an end point of movement, generates information indicating timing of serving of each of the items of food and drink to the passenger, based on information indicating a period of time provided for allowing the passenger to see a viewing object from the mobile body while the mobile body is moving from the start point to the end point, and outputs the information indicating the timing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Kazuyuki Ishiwata, Takayuki Yano, Shin Sakurada, Megumi Amano
  • Patent number: 11265517
    Abstract: An image information collection system is an image information collection system in which a server device collects image information from a vehicle via a telecommunications line. The vehicle includes: an imaging device configured to capture a surrounding image; and a control device configured to calculate an evaluation value of the surrounding image captured by the imaging device, the control device being configured to determine, based on the evaluation value thus calculated and a location where the surrounding image is captured, whether or not the surrounding image is transmitted to the server device as the image information, the control device being configured to transmit, to the server device, the surrounding image determined to be transmitted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2022
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin Sakurada, Sinae Kim, Takayuki Yano, Naoki Yamamuro, Takashi Hayashi, Koji Miyata
  • Patent number: 11228027
    Abstract: A nickel-hydrogen secondary battery includes an electrode group comprising a separator, a positive electrode, and a negative electrode, and the positive electrode contains a positive electrode active material including a base particle comprising a nickel hydroxide particle containing Mn in solid solution and a conductive layer comprising a Co compound and covering the surface of the base particle, wherein the X-ray absorption edge energy of Mn detected within 6500 to 6600 eV by measurement with an XAFS method is 6548 eV or higher.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 18, 2022
    Assignees: FDK CORPORATION, FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Takeshi Ito, Yuzo Imoto, Masaru Kihara, Takayuki Yano, Shigekazu Yasuoka, Shuuichi Doi, Takashi Yamazaki, Yuji Kataoka
  • Patent number: 11188071
    Abstract: A driving control system in which a server apparatus controls an operation of a vehicle via a telecommunication network. The server apparatus includes a controller configured to determine whether a condition for raising a degree of accuracy in detecting a wild animal in an area around the vehicle is satisfied, and to raise the degree of accuracy in detecting the wild animal by controlling a detection device included in the vehicle at a timing when the condition is satisfied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2021
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin Sakurada, Sinae Kim, Takayuki Yano, Naoki Yamamuro, Takashi Hayashi, Koji Miyata
  • Publication number: 20200377125
    Abstract: A service providing system, a vehicle and a method for providing a service are provided. The service providing system includes a server device configured to provide a service to a vehicle via a telecommunication line, the server device including processing circuitry configured to: acquire, from the vehicle, information on a communication standard and a service that are being used and position information; and create, at least partly based on the information on the communication standard and the service and the position information, a service map indicating a communication standard and a service that are usable in a communication area; and control content of the service provided to the vehicle using the service map.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2020
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Sinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200340821
    Abstract: A route guidance system according to the present disclosure is a route guidance system in which a server device distributes route guidance information to a vehicle via a telecommunications line. The server device includes: a route guidance information database in which route guidance information is stored, the route guidance information including route information from a departure point to a destination for route guidance and pieces of image information on points included in the route information; and a route guidance information distribution portion configured to distribute, to the vehicle, the route guidance information stored in the route guidance information database in response to a transmission request from the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Sinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200309540
    Abstract: In a map information distribution system, a server device distributes map information to a vehicle through a telecommunication network. The vehicle includes a control device configured to: determine whether there is missing data in the map information held by the vehicle; determine, when there is missing data in the map information held by the vehicle, whether a nearby vehicle holds the missing data by communicating with the nearby vehicle; acquire the missing data from the nearby vehicle, when the nearby vehicle holds the missing data; and acquire the missing data from the server device, when the nearby vehicle does not hold the missing data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Sinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200314389
    Abstract: An image information collection system is an image information collection system in which a server device collects image information from a vehicle via a telecommunications line. The vehicle includes: an imaging device configured to capture a surrounding image; and a control device configured to calculate an evaluation value of the surrounding image captured by the imaging device, the control device being configured to determine, based on the evaluation value thus calculated and a location where the surrounding image is captured, whether or not the surrounding image is transmitted to the server device as the image information, the control device being configured to transmit, to the server device, the surrounding image determined to be transmitted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Shinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200292332
    Abstract: A map information distribution system is a map information distribution system in which a server distributes map information to a vehicle via a telecommunication line and uses various information acquired from the vehicle to update the map information, and a vehicle includes an update control section that determines whether a condition for acquiring peripheral information of the vehicle, which is used to update the map information, is satisfied, acquires the peripheral information at timing of satisfying the condition, and transmits the acquired peripheral information to the server.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Sinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200293035
    Abstract: A driving control system in which a server apparatus controls an operation of a vehicle via a telecommunication network, The server apparatus includes a controller configured to determine whether a condition for raising a degree of accuracy in detecting a wild animal in an area around the vehicle is satisfied, and to raise the degree of accuracy in detecting the wild animal by controlling a detection device included in the vehicle at a timing When the condition is satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shin SAKURADA, Sinae KIM, Takayuki YANO, Naoki YAMAMURO, Takashi HAYASHI, Koji MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20200271460
    Abstract: An information processing device obtains information concerning a plurality of items of food and drink served to a passenger of a mobile body while the mobile body is moving from a start point to an end point of movement, generates information indicating timing of serving of each of the items of food and drink to the passenger, based on information indicating a period of time provided for allowing the passenger to see a viewing object from the mobile body while the mobile body is moving from the start point to the end point, and outputs the information indicating the timing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Kazuyuki ISHIWATA, Takayuki Yano, Shin Sakurada, Megumi Amano
  • Publication number: 20200265345
    Abstract: An information processing device is equipped with a control unit that carries out acquisition of desire information including information indicating an operation that is performed during halt of a vehicle, and information indicating a time during which the vehicle is desired to be halted, acquisition of halt place-associated information matching the desire information, namely, halt place-associated information including information indicating a vehicle halt permitting place that is managed by a user, information indicating a time during which the vehicle halt permitting place is available, and information indicating an operation that can be performed at the vehicle halt permitting place, and output of the halt place-associated information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Applicant: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazuyuki Ishiwata, Takayuki Yano, Shin Sakurada, Megumi Amano
  • Publication number: 20200225640
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus mounted on a vehicle is provided with a control unit configured to acquire information indicating an item that a user desires to check for a product, acquire manufacturing data of a sample of the product capable of checking the item desired to be checked by using the acquired information, and output the manufacturing data to a sample manufacturing apparatus in the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2019
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Applicant: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Kazuyuki ISHIWATA, Takayuki YANO, Shin SAKURADA, Megumi AMANO
  • Publication number: 20200161646
    Abstract: A nickel-hydrogen secondary battery includes an electrode group comprising a separator, a positive electrode, and a negative electrode, and the positive electrode contains a positive electrode active material including a base particle comprising a nickel hydroxide particle containing Mn in solid solution and a conductive layer comprising a Co compound and covering the surface of the base particle, wherein the X-ray absorption edge energy of Mn detected within 6500 to 6600 eV by measurement with an XAFS method is 6548 eV or higher.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Takeshi Ito, Yuzo Imoto, Masaru Kihara, Takayuki Yano, Shigekazu Yasuoka, Shuuichi Doi, Takashi Yamazaki, Yuji Kataoka
  • Publication number: 20190224747
    Abstract: Included is a method of preparing a compound for bonded magnets, the method including: coating a magnetic material having an average particle size of 10 ?m or less with a thermosetting resin and a curing agent at a ratio of the equivalent weight of the curing agent to the equivalent weight of the thermosetting resin of 2 or higher and 10 or lower to obtain a coated material; granulating the coated material by compression to obtain a granulated product; milling the granulated product to obtain a milled product; and surface treating the milled product with a silane coupling agent to obtain a compound for bonded magnets, the method either including, between the granulation and the milling, heat curing the granulated product to obtain a cured product, or including, between the milling and the surface treatment, heat curing the milled product to obtain a cured product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Satoshi YAMANAKA, Takayuki YANO
  • Patent number: 10066316
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of raising the rate of reduction of the dislocation density accompanying growth of an SiC single crystal to counter the increase in the threading screw dislocations formed near the interface of the seed crystal and grown SiC single crystal and thereby produce an SiC single-crystal ingot with a small threading screw dislocation density from the initial stage of growth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: SHOWA DENKO K.K.
    Inventors: Komomo Tani, Takayuki Yano, Tatsuo Fujimoto, Hiroshi Tsuge, Kazuhito Kamei, Kazuhiko Kusunoki, Kazuaki Seki
  • Publication number: 20180066380
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of raising the rate of reduction of the dislocation density accompanying growth of an SiC single crystal to counter the increase in the threading screw dislocations formed near the interface of the seed crystal and grown SiC single crystal and thereby produce an SiC single-crystal ingot with a small threading screw dislocation density from the initial stage of growth.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2016
    Publication date: March 8, 2018
    Applicant: NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Komomo TANI, Takayuki YANO, Tatsuo FUJIMOTO, Hiroshi TSUGE, Kazuhito KAMEI, Kazuhiko KUSUNOKI, Kazuaki SEKI