Patents by Inventor Tomohiro Ono

Tomohiro Ono 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: 20240191106
    Abstract: A pressure-sensitive adhesive composition that includes a styrenic block copolymer (A1) and an acrylic block copolymer (B), wherein (1) the melt viscosity of the styrenic block copolymer (A1) and the melt viscosity of the acrylic block copolymer (B) satisfy a specific relationship, (2) the mass ratio between the content of the styrenic block copolymer (A1) and the content of the acrylic block copolymer (B) in the pressure-sensitive adhesive composition is in a specific relationship, (3) the styrenic block copolymer (A1) is a hydrogenated product of a block copolymer (P1) including a specific polymer block, and (4) the acrylic block copolymer (B) includes a specific polymer block and has a number average molecular weight in a specific range.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2022
    Publication date: June 13, 2024
    Applicant: KURARAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto AKAI, Tomohiro ONO
  • Patent number: 12005175
    Abstract: A blood purification device includes a blood circuit for extracorporeally circulating blood of a patient; a liquid supply circuit for supplying a supply liquid to the blood circuit or to a blood purifier provided on the blood circuit and a waste liquid circuit for discharging the waste liquid from the blood purifier. Each of the blood circuit, the liquid supply circuit and the waste liquid circuit comprises a flexible tube. The blood purification device comprises a tube identification unit that performs a tube identification process for identifying a tube used for the blood circuit, the liquid supply circuit or the waste liquid circuit or determining whether or not there is an abnormality in the tube, based on an amount of liquid sent from a peristaltic pump provided on the blood circuit, the liquid supply circuit or the waste liquid circuit, or pressure fluctuation in the circuit, caused when driving the pump for a predetermined time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: Nikkiso Company Limited
    Inventors: Tomohiro Furuhashi, Kazuhide Ono, Hideto Maki, Ferenc Kazinczi
  • Patent number: 12006406
    Abstract: Pellets of an acrylic block copolymer are provided which are imparted with sufficient antiblocking properties without deterioration in the outstanding performance of the acrylic block copolymer such as transparency. A method for producing pellets (D) including an acrylic block copolymer (A) includes bringing raw pellets of an acrylic block copolymer (A) into contact with an aqueous dispersion (C) containing acrylic resin particles (B) and no surfactants, the acrylic block copolymer (A) including at least one polymer block (a1) including acrylic acid alkyl ester units and at least one polymer block (a2) including methacrylic acid alkyl ester units, and removing water attached to the pellets.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2024
    Assignee: KURARAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto Akai, Tomohiro Ono, Moe Kawahara
  • Publication number: 20240182700
    Abstract: A resin composition containing an acrylic block copolymer (I) and an acrylic block copolymer (II) at a specific proportion thereof, wherein the acrylic block copolymer (I) has at least one polymer block (A1) containing a methacrylic ester unit and at least one polymer block (B1) containing a specific acrylic ester unit and satisfies a specific requirement, and the acrylic block copolymer (II) has at least one polymer block (A2) containing a specific methacrylic ester unit and at least one polymer block (B2) containing a specific acrylic ester unit, and the acrylic block copolymer (II) satisfies a specific requirement.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2022
    Publication date: June 6, 2024
    Applicant: KURARAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Nao OKUMURA, Moe KAWAHARA, Tomohiro ONO
  • Patent number: 11997793
    Abstract: An optical unit includes a movable body including an optical module, a fixed body, a support mechanism, a flexible printed circuit board, and a positioning part. A bent part of the flexible printed circuit board has a first bent portion closest to a connection part between the connection part and the positioning part along an extension direction, and a second bent portion close to the connection part next to the first bent portion between the connection part and the positioning part along the extension direction. The second bent portion is located on a reference plane or on a side different from the side where the connection part is located with respect to the reference plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: NIDEC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinri Ono, Tomohiro Egawa, Genki Tanaka, Soichiro Kimura, Tsungting Hsieh, Kwun-Yao Ho
  • Patent number: 11992766
    Abstract: At least one memory device of the game system that stores a plurality of instructions, which when executed by the at least one processor, cause the at least one processor to: control a motion of a user object based on first performance information, control a motion of an opponent object based on second performance information, modify performance change information associated with a target area in the virtual space based on a change command from the user or the opponent, change the first performance information in a case where the user object is located in the target area based on the performance change information associated with the target area, and change the second performance information in a case where the opponent object is located in the target area based on the performance change information associated with the target area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshimasa Saito, Tomohiro Nakada, Toru Ono, Yasunori Kobayashi, Kazuma Tsurumoto, Syogo Yamazaki, Yuyaandrew Yamashita
  • Publication number: 20240158884
    Abstract: A clad steel plate having tensile strength (TS) of 780 MPa or more, excellent ductility, bendability, collision resistance, and LME resistance. The clad steel plate having a base metal and a cladding metal on front and back surfaces of the base metal, and the chemical composition and microstructure of the base metal and the cladding metal being appropriately controlled so that the average Vickers hardness (HVL) of the cladding metal is 260 or less, the average Vickers hardness (HVL) of the cladding metal divided by the average Vickers hardness (HVB) of the base metal is 0.80 or less, the boundary roughness between the base metal and the cladding metal is 50 ?m or less at the maximum height Ry, and the number of voids at the boundary between the base metal and the cladding metal is controlled to 20 or fewer per 10 mm length of the boundary.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicant: JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshiyasu KAWASAKI, Yuki TOJI, Tatsuya NAKAGAITO, Shinya YAMAGUCHI, Masayasu UENO, Katsutoshi TAKASHIMA, Tomohiro ONO
  • Publication number: 20240150876
    Abstract: A clad steel plate having tensile strength (TS) of 780 MPa or more, excellent bendability, collision resistance, and LME resistance. The clad steel plate having a base metal and a cladding metal on front and back surfaces of the base metal, and the chemical composition and microstructure of the base metal and the cladding metal being appropriately controlled so that the average Vickers hardness (HVL) of the cladding metal is 260 or less, the average Vickers hardness (HVL) of the cladding metal divided by the average Vickers hardness (HVB) of the base metal is 0.80 or less, the boundary roughness between the base metal and the cladding metal is 50 ?m or less at the maximum height Ry, and the number of voids at the boundary between the base metal and the cladding metal is controlled to 20 or fewer per 10 mm length of the boundary.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2022
    Publication date: May 9, 2024
    Applicant: JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshiyasu KAWASAKI, Yuki TOJI, Tatsuya NAKAGAITO, Shinya YAMAGUCHI, Masayasu UENO, Katsutoshi TAKASHIMA, Tomohiro ONO
  • Patent number: 11979898
    Abstract: A wireless communication system includes a plurality of sets of base station devices and terminal station devices configured to perform communications in an equal frame length using a time division duplex scheme, the communications of the plurality of sets being simultaneously operated in adjacent areas, in which each of the base station devices includes a control unit configured to control a transmission timing of a downlink signal transmitted from the base station device itself based on a communication distance between the base station device and the terminal station device of each of the sets or a reception timing of a downlink signal in the terminal station device such that reception timings of downlink signals transmitted from the base station device itself and other base station devices in the terminal station devices of the sets fall within a predetermined range determined in advance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tomohiro Tokuyasu, Hiroyuki Furuya, Hayato Fukuzono, Yu Ono, Tsutomu Tatsuta, Tomohiro Nakayama
  • Patent number: 11968324
    Abstract: In a signal transmission system for transmitting an analog signal, in which a billing signal is superposed on an audio signal, from a transmitting device to a receiving device, the transmitting device includes a separation unit configured to separate the audio signal from the analog signal, an AD conversion unit configured to perform AD conversion on the audio signal separated by the separation unit, a detection unit configured to detect the billing signal from the analog signal, a coding unit configured to encode the billing signal detected by the detection unit, and a transmission unit configured to transmit the audio signal subjected to the AD conversion by the AD conversion unit and the billing signal encoded by the coding unit to the receiving device, and the receiving device includes a reception unit configured to receive the audio signal and the billing signal transmitted by the transmission unit, a DA conversion unit configured to perform DA conversion on the audio signal received by the reception uni
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2024
    Assignee: NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Furuya, Tomohiro Tokuyasu, Hayato Fukuzono, Yu Ono, Tsutomu Tatsuta, Tomohiro Nakayama
  • Patent number: 11951245
    Abstract: The present teachings provide a blood purification apparatus including a drain-liquid temporary chamber that stores drain liquid drained from a blood purifier that purifies blood of a patient, a first drain-liquid drain line through which the drain liquid flows into the drain-liquid temporary chamber, a second drain-liquid drain line through which the drain liquid stored in the drain-liquid temporary chamber is drained to an outside of the apparatus, a draining unit provided to the second drain-liquid drain line and that drains the drain liquid stored in the drain-liquid temporary chamber to the outside of the apparatus, a remaining-amount-detecting unit that detects an amount of drain liquid remaining in the drain-liquid temporary chamber, a judging unit that judges whether or not a reference remaining amount is reached by the drain liquid in the drain-liquid temporary chamber from a result of detection by the remaining-amount-detecting unit, and a control unit that controls the draining unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2024
    Assignee: Nikkiso Company Limited
    Inventors: Hideto Maki, Tomohiro Furuhashi, Kazuhide Ono
  • Publication number: 20240101872
    Abstract: A laminate is provided that has an adhesive layer including a composition containing an acrylic block copolymer, the adhesive layer being so designed that it has a small change in adhesive force over time. The laminate includes an adhesive layer (B) including an acrylic adhesive composition (Z), and a substrate layer (A) including a polyolefin resin (a), the acrylic adhesive composition (Z) including an acrylic block copolymer (I) having one or more polymer blocks (b1) containing an acrylic acid ester-derived structural unit, and one or more polymer blocks (b2) containing a methacrylic acid ester-derived structural unit, the polymer block (b1) containing a structural unit derived from an acrylic acid ester (b1-1) represented by the general formula (1) CH2?CH—COOR1 (wherein R1 denotes a C7-C12 organic group).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2021
    Publication date: March 28, 2024
    Applicant: KURARAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Makoto AKAI, Tomoe TAKASAKI, Moe KAWAHARA, Tomohiro ONO
  • Publication number: 20240095940
    Abstract: To assemble a positioning member, which is to come into abutment with a liquid ejection apparatus, to a liquid ejection member, the present disclosure has adjustment parts for adjusting positions of the positioning member and the liquid ejection member and securing parts for coupling and securing the positioning member and the liquid ejection member and thereby couples and secures the positioning member and the liquid ejection member. Thus, the positions of ejection ports of the liquid ejection head set in the liquid ejection apparatus and reference positions can be positioned with high accuracy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2023
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Inventors: ASUKA HORIE, TOMOHIRO TAKAHASHI, TAKAYUKI ONO
  • Publication number: 20240097317
    Abstract: In order to ensure isolation between a plurality of antenna elements arranged in a narrow space while reducing a size of an antenna device for a vehicle, an antenna device (100) for a vehicle includes an antenna case (101), a base (102) forming an accommodation space together with the antenna case (101), and a first antenna element (122) and a second antenna element (123) that are accommodated in the accommodation space. The first antenna element (122) and the second antenna element (123) at least transmit or receive radio waves in different frequency bands. The first antenna element (122) at least partially has a meandering shape in a first direction that intersects polarization of radio waves transmitted or received by the second antenna element (123).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 26, 2021
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Applicant: YOKOWO CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Noritaka TERASHITA, Motohisa ONO, Tomohiro HOSHI, Yusuke YOKOTA, Satoshi IWASAKI
  • Publication number: 20240081745
    Abstract: A driver support system includes a processor that acquires a heart rate of a target person; evaluates a health condition of the target person based on the heart rate of the target person; and performs an operation setting of a moving object into which the target person gets as a driver. The processor evaluates the health condition of the target person based on an ordinary heart rate, which is a heart rate of the target person during an ordinary period, and a pre-driving heart rate which is a heart rate of the target person when the target person arrives at the moving object, performs the operation setting of the moving object based on a result of the health condition of the target person evaluated when the target person gets into the moving object as a driver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Inventors: Hideki Sakai, Shigenobu Mitsuzawa, Satoru Shinkawa, Tomohiro Imai, Keisuke Nakamura, Hiroshi Ono
  • Publication number: 20240083245
    Abstract: A driver support system includes: an acquisition unit that acquires biometric data of a driver of a moving object; an evaluation unit that evaluates a health condition of the driver; and an interactive response unit that executes an interaction operation for interactive response with the driver using an HMI device mounted on the moving object, the evaluation unit being configured to; when estimating based on the biometric data for the driver that the health condition of the driver is poor, instruct the interactive response unit to execute the interaction operation, thereby acquiring a response input, which is a response of the driver to a response facilitating output that facilitates the driver to respond in the interaction operation; and determine the health condition of the driver based on a degree of suitability of the response input to the response facilitating output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Inventors: Keisuke Nakamura, Satoru Shinkawa, Tomohiro Imai, Shigenobu Mitsuzawa, Hideki Sakai, Hiroshi Ono, Masahiro Kimura
  • Publication number: 20240085198
    Abstract: A navigation system includes an evaluation unit for evaluating a degree of a health state quality for a driver of a moving body, and a route guidance unit for searching a route from a current position of the moving body to a destination, and for performing guidance of the searched route, the route guidance unit determines a search condition of a route to the destination based on an evaluation result of a health state of the driver in the evaluation unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Inventors: Tomohiro Imai, Shigenobu Mitsuzawa, Keisuke Nakamura, Satoru Shinkawa, Hideki Sakai, Hiroshi Ono
  • Publication number: 20240081661
    Abstract: Provided is a health evaluation system that includes: an acquisition unit that acquires a blood pressure value of a target person; and an evaluation unit that evaluates a health condition of the target person based on the acquired blood pressure value. The evaluation unit evaluates the health condition of the target person based on: a standing-state blood pressure value that is a blood pressure value measured when the target person is heading toward a moving body in a standing state; and a seated-state blood pressure value that is a blood pressure value of the target person measured after boarding the moving body and seated on a seat.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Inventors: Hideki Sakai, Shigenobu Mitsuzawa, Satoru Shinkawa, Tomohiro Imai, Keisuke Nakamura, Hiroshi Ono
  • Publication number: 20240081749
    Abstract: A health assessment system includes a processor that acquires biometric measurement data measured by a wearable terminal worn by a target person, the biometric measurement data being biometric data of the target person; generates complementary biometric data for complementing the biometric measurement data in a missing period in which the acquisition unit is not able to acquire the biometric measurement data from the wearable terminal; and assesses a health condition of the target person based on the biometric measurement data and the complementary biometric data, the processor acquires exercise information, which is information about exercise of the target person, from a mobile terminal carried by the target person, generates the complementary biometric data in the missing period, based on the exercise information of the target person which is obtained from the mobile terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Inventors: Keisuke Nakamura, Satoru Shinkawa, Tomohiro Imai, Shigenobu Mitsuzawa, Hideki Sakai, Hiroshi Ono, Masahiro Kimura
  • Publication number: 20230192926
    Abstract: An acrylic block copolymer having excellent holding power and high processability, and an adhesive composition which includes the copolymer and satisfies both of the above properties. An acrylic triblock copolymer including a polymer block (A) of methacrylic acid ester units, and a polymer block (B) of 95 mass % or more of acrylic acid ester units represented by the general formula (1): CH2?CH—COOR1, wherein R1 denotes a C7-C12 organic group, and the copolymer has a triblock structure (A)-(B)-(A) and a weight average molecular weight (Mw) of 110,000 to 250,000, and a total content of the blocks (A) at both ends is 18 mass % or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2021
    Publication date: June 22, 2023
    Applicant: KURARAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tomoe TAKASAKI, Tomohiro ONO