Patents by Inventor Takuya Kato

Takuya Kato 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: 20210296683
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a secondary battery module including a nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery and an elastic body. The elastic body has a compressive elastic modulus of 5 MPa to 120 MPa. The positive electrode includes a positive electrode collector with a thermal conductive rate of 65 W/(m·K) to 150 W/(m·K). The negative electrode includes a negative electrode active material layer including a first layer and a second layer sequentially formed from a side with the negative electrode collector. The first layer contains first carbon-based active material particles with a 10% proof stress of 3 MPa or less. The second layer contains second carbon-based active material particles with a 10% proof stress of 5 MPa or greater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2021
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Applicants: Panasonic Corporation, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yuki Morikawa, Takuya Asari, Harunari Shimamura, Kouhei Tsuzuki, Katsunori Yanagida, Yo Kato
  • Publication number: 20210295481
    Abstract: In a video image recording device, when a scene outside of a vehicle is recorded through a wind shield, a scene on the inside of a vehicle room is reflected by the wind shield and reflection glare is produced. In order to reduce the influence of this reflection glare, the video image recording device is provided with a video image capture device which obtains a first data on a general video image and a second data on a predetermined part in a vehicle room, wherein the general video image is with a reflection video image, of the predetermined part and also with a transmission video image, a graphical image conversion device which converts the second data into a third data, the third data corresponding to a reflection video image by the wind shield, and a graphical image correction device which corrects the first data based on the third data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Yoichi KATO, Nariaki TAKEHARA, Takuya TANIGUCHI, Kunio UEDA
  • Patent number: 11127750
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a semiconductor memory device includes a first conductive layer, a first semiconductor body, a second semiconductor body, a first memory layer, and a second memory layer. The first conductive layer includes first to fourth extension regions, and a first connection region. The first extension region extends in a first direction. The second extension region extends in the first direction and is arranged with the first extension region in the first direction. The third extension region extends in the first direction and is arranged with the first extension region in a second direction crossing the first direction. The fourth extension region extends in the first direction, is arranged with the third extension region in the first direction, and is arranged with the second extension region in the second direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Toshiba Memory Corporation
    Inventors: Takuya Inatsuka, Tadashi Iguchi, Murato Kawai, Hisashi Kato, Megumi Ishiduki
  • Publication number: 20210261669
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a multispecific antigen-binding molecule that recognizes an antigen on an antigen-presenting cell and an antigen on a target cell, which is capable of crosslinking the antigen-presenting cell and the target cell, is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2019
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Inventors: Takuya SAKASHITA, Nasa SAVORY, Kazuki KATO, Yuta NARUSHIMA, Ryuichi MURAKAMI, Tomoyuki IGAWA
  • Patent number: 11097919
    Abstract: A recording material processing apparatus includes first teeth that are used for binding processing of a recording material bundle; second teeth that move along a linear route toward the first teeth and presses the recording material bundle located between the first teeth and the second teeth; and a guide portion that is disposed along the linear route and guides the second teeth moving toward the first teeth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp.
    Inventors: Masashi Matsumoto, Hideaki Ozawa, Yutaka Nobe, Takayuki Uchiyama, Takayuki Fukamachi, Takuya Makita, Naoto Terao, Hiroshi Kato, Mitsuhiro Nakamura
  • Patent number: 11018386
    Abstract: A battery pack includes a heat conductive member that has heat conductivity and is provided between a plurality of battery modules which are adjacent to each other in a width direction. A heat dissipation unit dissipates heat conducted to the heat conductive member. A bus bar for modules is provided on one side of the battery modules in a height direction. The heat conductive member includes a contact portion and an extended portion. The contact portion is in contact with the plurality of battery modules which are adjacent to each other in the width direction. The extended portion extends from a side opposite to the bus bar for modules of the battery modules in a height direction and is connected to the heat dissipation unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2021
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takuya Kato
  • Publication number: 20210140544
    Abstract: A sealing device seals a gap between an inner member and an outer member that rotate relative to each other. The sealing device includes a sealing member. The sealing member includes a rigid ring including a sleeve part and a flange part, and an elastic ring adhering closely to both surfaces of the flange part. The elastic ring includes an annular circular part and water-discharging protrusions on a side of the sleeve part of the rigid ring. The elastic ring includes an annular part on a side opposite the sleeve part. A mold for manufacturing the sealing member includes a first mold including a cylindrical cavity in which the sleeve part is supported, an annular circular cavity for forming the circular part, protrusion cavities for forming the water-discharging protrusions, and posts disposed in the circular cavity and being brought into contact with the flange part of the rigid ring.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 9, 2019
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Applicant: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takuya KATO, Yuya SAKANO
  • Patent number: 10946028
    Abstract: A DDS preparation of a platinum complex, which exhibits a superior antitumor effect required as a medicine and reduced side effects, that is, a clinically usable DDS preparation of a platinum complex, which is conjugated to a polymer carrier that is different from conventional carriers, is desired. Provided is a polymer conjugate of a platinum(II) complex, the polymer conjugate including: a block copolymer having a polyethylene glycol structural moiety and a polyaspartic acid moiety or a polyglutamic acid moiety; a sulfoxide derivative introduced into a side-chain carboxyl group of the block copolymer; and a platinum(II) complex coordinate-bonded to a sulfoxide group of the sulfoxide derivative.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: Nippon Kayaku Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Masaharu Nakamura, Tsuyoshi Fukuda, Ken Yamakawa, Takuya Kato
  • Patent number: 10950841
    Abstract: Provided is a battery pack in which a bus bar for modules is provided on one side of a plurality of battery modules in a height direction, and connects the battery modules that are adjacent to each other among the plurality of battery modules, in series. In addition, the bus bar for modules includes a first bus bar piece that is provided in a battery module on one side between the battery modules that are adjacent to each other, and a second bus bar piece that is provided in a battery module on the other side and is different from the first bus bar piece, and a connection portion that connects the first bus bar piece and the second bus bar piece.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takuya Kato, Takahiro Syouda
  • Publication number: 20210075076
    Abstract: A vehicle battery pack includes: a battery cell; a casing that has a heat dissipation property for discharging heat outside the casing and houses the battery cell in a housing space; a first solid-liquid phase change material that directly comes in contact with the battery cell and fills the housing space; a second solid-liquid phase change material that has a heat storage property and has a second phase change temperature higher than a first phase change temperature of the first solid-liquid phase change material; and a heat storage container that has thermal conductivity and has an internal space filled with the second solid-liquid phase change material. The heat storage container is housed in the housing space of the casing, and has an outer wall surface that comes in contact with an inner wall surface of the casing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 8, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Applicant: Yazaki Corporation
    Inventor: Takuya KATO
  • Publication number: 20200332027
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for producing pentosan polysulfate, the method including a first step of obtaining an acidic xylooligosaccharide from a plant-derived raw material, and a second step of obtaining pentosan polysulfate from the acidic xylooligosaccharide. The first step includes a step of depolymerizing the plant-derived raw material. The second step includes a step of sulfating the acidic xylooligosaccharide. The method further includes a deacetylation step of adding a base to achieve a pH of 11 or higher. The deacetylation step is a step performed after the depolymerization step. The production method of the present invention can provide pentosan polysulfate having a low acetyl group content, and also produce pentosan polysulfate with a high yield inexpensively and efficiently.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: OJI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro ISHIKAWA, Takuro KASHIWAMURA, Takuya KATO, Toru KOGA, Suguru ISHIKAWA
  • Patent number: 10794428
    Abstract: There are provided a sealing device and a hub bearing that can reduce torque. Pear-skin-like projections and depressions are provided on each of a sliding surface in a lip for foreign object (a side lip 121a and a middle lip 121b) and a sliding surface in a lip for grease 122. Roughness of the pear-skin-like projections and depressions provided on the sliding surface of the lip for grease 122 is larger than roughness of the pear-skin-like projections and depressions provided on the sliding surface of the lip for foreign object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuichi Shuto, Kei Sasaki, Shohei Yamane, Yuichi Tarukawa, Takuya Kato
  • Publication number: 20200292082
    Abstract: Increase of contact pressure of lips on their contact surface can be prevented. A sealing device is configured to be interposed between exterior-side and interior-side members which rotate about a common axis relative to each other. The sealing device includes a metal ring and a lip portion. The metal ring is fitted into and fastened to an inner periphery of the exterior-side member. The lip portion is formed of a rubber-like elastic material and is fastened to the metal ring by vulcanization. The lip portion includes annular grease, side and intermediate lips. The annular grease lip extends toward a structurally interior side, and has a first end. The annular side lip extends toward an atmosphere side, and has a second end. The annular intermediate is arranged between the grease and side lips to extend toward the interior-side member, and has a third end. The first, second and third ends contact the interior-side member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takuya KATO
  • Publication number: 20200270372
    Abstract: The present invention provides a pentosan polysulfate having a uronic acid content of 0.0% by mass to 6.0% by mass, preferably a pentosan polysulfate having a structure represented by Formula I: wherein each R represents a hydrogen atom, —COCH3 or —SO3X, and at least one R represents —SO3X, wherein X represents a hydrogen atom or a monovalent or divalent metal, and n represents an integer of 1 or more and 30 or less; a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; or a pharmaceutically acceptable solvate of the pentosan polysulfate or of a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The present invention further provides a method for producing pentosan polysulfate, the method comprising the steps of depolymerizing a plant-derived raw material to obtain neutral xylooligosaccharide and sulfating the neutral xylooligosaccharide, in this order.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: OJI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro ISHIKAWA, Takuro KASHIWAMURA, Takuya KATO, Toru KOGA, Suguru ISHIKAWA
  • Publication number: 20200207796
    Abstract: The present invention provides a reduced-cost method for producing an acidic xylooligosaccharide, the method including a depolymerization step of depolymerizing a plant-derived raw material and a deacetylation step of adding a base to a solution of the product of the depolymerization step to achieve a pH of 11 or higher. The present invention further provides an acidic xylooligosaccharide having an acetyl group content of 0 to 5.0 mass %. The acidic xylooligosaccharide of the present invention, which has an acetyl group content of 0 to 5.0 mass %, can be used as a starting material in a production method to thereby obtain pentosan polysulfate with a high yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: OJI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro ISHIKAWA, Takuro KASHIWAMURA, Takuya KATO, Toru KOGA, Suguru ISHIKAWA
  • Patent number: 10663003
    Abstract: A sealing apparatus main body includes a reinforcing ring and an elastic material portion which is attached to the reinforcing ring and formed of an elastic material. The elastic material portion has a side lip formed so as to contact a slinger from the inside, a radial lip formed so as to contact the slinger from an outer periphery side, and an outer peripheral annular projection being an annular projection which is arranged on an outer periphery side of the side lip and protrudes to the outside. The slinger has a fitting portion and a flange portion extending from an outer end portion of the fitting portion to the outer periphery side. The elastic material portion forms a labyrinth seal between the outer peripheral annular projection and the side lip between the elastic material portion and the flange portion of the slinger.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takuya Kato
  • Publication number: 20200146963
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel topical moisturizing preparation containing as an active ingredient at least one selected from pentosan polysulfate; pharmaceutically acceptable salts of pentosan polysulfate; and pharmaceutically acceptable solvates thereof. The topical moisturizing preparation of the present invention, which contains a substance free of animal-derived components as an active ingredient, can be produced as a topical moisturizing preparation free of animal-derived components, as needed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicant: OJI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro ISHIKAWA, Takuro KASHIWAMURA, Takuya KATO, Toru KOGA, Suguru ISHIKAWA
  • Patent number: 10612597
    Abstract: A sealing apparatus includes a sealing apparatus body that is to be attached to an outer ring of a hub bearing, and a slinger that is to be attached to a hub, in which the sealing apparatus body includes a reinforcing ring and an elastic body part. The elastic body part includes an outer periphery side labyrinth lip that is positioned on an outer periphery side of an outer periphery side end portion of the slinger and forms a gap between the hub and the outer periphery side labyrinth lip, an inner periphery side labyrinth lip, and a side lip. A distal end portion of the outer periphery side labyrinth lip is positioned on the outer side of the outer periphery side end portion of the slinger in a direction of an axis, and the outer periphery side labyrinth lip forms a groove portion in an annular shape centered about the axis and depressed toward the inner periphery side at the outer periphery side labyrinth lip on the outer periphery side.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takuya Kato
  • Patent number: 10605369
    Abstract: A sealing apparatus includes a sealing apparatus body attached to an outer ring of a hub bearing, and a slinger attached to a hub, and the sealing apparatus body includes a reinforcement ring and an elastic body portion. The elastic body portion includes seal lips contacting the slinger, and a labyrinth lip forming a gap from the slinger. The slinger includes a slinger cylinder portion, a slinger flange portion, a slinger bent portion, and a slinger extended portion, and the slinger bent portion and the slinger extended portion form a labyrinth seal L1, having gaps between the elastic body portion and the outer ring.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: NOK CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takuya Kato
  • Publication number: 20200062867
    Abstract: The present invention provides pentosan polysulfate having a weight average molecular weight of 5000 or less and a content of acetyl groups of 0% to 2.0% by mass, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, or a pharmaceutically acceptable solvate thereof. The pentosan polysulfate of the present invention, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, or a pharmaceutically acceptable solvate thereof exhibits an anti-Xa activity and an anti-Xa/anti-IIa activity ratio, which are suitable for practical use, and is useful as a pharmaceutical composition such as an anticoagulant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2018
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Applicant: OJI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kotaro ISHIKAWA, Takuro KASHIWAMURA, Takuya KATO, Toru KOGA, Suguru ISHIKAWA