Patents by Inventor Toshiyuki Ohashi

Toshiyuki Ohashi 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: 20190320262
    Abstract: The present technology relates to an electroacoustic transducer and an electroacoustic transducer apparatus that are compact, have good characteristics, and can retain their stable shape. The electroacoustic transducer includes: a first sheet including a sheet-like piezoelectric material and having a curved shape; and a second sheet having substantially the same shape as the first sheet and placed on the first sheet in a layered manner. The present technology can be applied to an electroacoustic transducer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Applicant: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Nakagawa, Yoshio Ohashi
  • Patent number: 10438084
    Abstract: An apparatus of this invention is directed to an information processing apparatus that effectively counts, on a type basis, articles of a plurality of types displayed in a depth direction on a display shelf. The information processing apparatus includes a display count acquirer that acquires display count information of articles using article presence/absence sensors provided on the display shelf on which the articles are placed, an article identifier that acquires article identification information capable of identifying the types of articles based on an image acquired by capturing the display shelf, and a display recognizer that recognizes, based on the display count information and the article identification information, display count of each type of the articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: NEC Corporation
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Nomura, Kota Iwamoto, Kyota Higa, Keishi Ohashi, Wataru Hattori
  • Publication number: 20190292390
    Abstract: A pigment printing ink jet ink composition includes a pigment, a resin particle, a sulfonate-based anionic surfactant, and water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2019
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Applicant: SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masakazu OHASHI, Kosuke CHIDATE, Toshiyuki MIYABAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20190294151
    Abstract: Described herein is a technique capable of improving the productivity of a substrate processing system including a plurality of process chambers. According to the technique described herein, there is provided a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device, including: (a) placing a storage container accommodating substrates on a loading port shelf; (b) transferring the substrates in a predetermined order from the storage container to process chambers capable of processing the substrates; (c) perform a substrate processing in the process chambers; (d) generating first count data corresponding to the processing chambers; (e) storing the first count data; (f) assigning transfer flag data to one of the process chambers next to another of the process chambers corresponding to a maximum count number of the first count data; and (g) transferring substrates accommodated in a next storage container of the storage container in the predetermined order based on the transfer flag data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2018
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Inventors: Naofumi OHASHI, Toshiyuki KIKUCHI, Shun MATSUI, Tadashi TAKASAKI
  • Publication number: 20190292388
    Abstract: A pigment printing ink jet ink composition includes a pigment, a resin particle, an organic solvent, and water. The organic solvent includes an amide compound represented by the following general formula (1). In the general formula (1), R1 represents a straight chain or branched alkyl group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms, and R2 and R3 each independently present hydrogen atoms or a straight chain or branched alkyl group having 1 to 4 carbon atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Applicant: SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masakazu OHASHI, Kosuke CHIDATE, Toshiyuki MIYABAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20190249021
    Abstract: A pigment textile printing ink jet ink composition contains a pigment, a resin particle, a nonionic fluorine-based surfactant, and water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kosuke CHIDATE, Masakazu OHASHI, Toshiyuki MIYABAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20190234015
    Abstract: A treatment liquid composition for ink jet pigment textile printing according to the invention is used by being attached to a fabric and contains a cationic compound, a nonionic fluorine-based surfactant, a resin particle, and water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kosuke CHIDATE, Masakazu OHASHI, Toshiyuki MIYABAYASHI
  • Patent number: 10367398
    Abstract: A double-stator switched reluctance motor includes an annular rotor, an outer stator disposed outside the rotor, and an inner stator disposed inside the rotor. Phases of the salient poles in a rotational direction of the rotor are different from each other in at least one of a set of first stator salient poles and second stator salient poles and a set of first rotor salient poles and second rotor salient poles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: IHI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Narifumi Tojima, Takehiro Jikumaru, Norihisa Handa, Koshi Ishimoto, Gen Kuwata, Satoru Ohashi, Toshiyuki Hirao
  • Publication number: 20190221460
    Abstract: A technique is described that provides efficient production management of a substrate processing system that includes a substrate processing apparatus and a mobile terminal. The substrate processing apparatus includes: at least one reactor where a substrate is processed; a transfer chamber adjacent to at least one reactor; a detector that detects a state of at least one reactor, a state of the transfer chamber, and generates monitored apparatus information representing the state of at least one reactor, and the state of the transfer chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2018
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Applicant: KOKUSAI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yasuhiro MIZUGUCHI, Toshiyuki KIKUCHI, Naofumi OHASHI, Tadashi TAKASAKI, Shun MATSUI
  • Patent number: 10340237
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a high quality a semiconductor device, includes loading a substrate comprising a conductive film and an insulating film into a process chamber. The insulating film is formed around the conductive film to expose the conductive film. A process gas, which comprises a component that reacts with a desorbed gas generated from the insulating film is supplied into the process chamber which causes a protective film to be selectively formed on the insulating film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: KOKUSAI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hideharu Itatani, Naofumi Ohashi, Toshiyuki Kikuchi
  • Patent number: 9289753
    Abstract: Provided is a substrate for carbon nanotube growth in which no metal particles as a catalyst aggregates and a method for manufacturing the substrate. A substrate for carbon nanotube growth 1 includes a base plate 2, a catalyst 3, a form-defining material layer 4 which allows the catalyst 3 to be dispersed and arranged, and a covering layer 5 which has a metal oxide to cover the catalyst. A method for manufacturing a substrate for carbon nanotube growth 1 includes a step of sputtering on a base plate 2 a metal which forms a catalyst 3 and oxidizing the surface of the metal, a step of sputtering a form-defining material on the base plate 2, and a step of further sputtering on the form-defining material a metal which forms a catalyst 3 and oxidizing the surface of the metal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Ohashi, Toshio Tokune, Masahiro Ohta, Ryogo Kato, Toshiyuki Shima
  • Patent number: 9162536
    Abstract: A wear indicator provided on a tread surface is constituted of seven sipes of an uppermost sipe a lowermost sipe and an intermediate sipe each extending in a lateral direction; and an upper-left sipe an upper-right sipe a lower-left sipe and a lower-right sipe each extending in a longitudinal direction. The sipe uses a combination of an indication part used to indicate a character and a non-indication part having a narrower groove width and not used to indicate a character in a depth direction of the sipe. Single numeral is indicated by the combination of the indication parts in the seven sipes and the combination of the indication parts is changed in the depth direction of the sipe such that the numeral stepwise changes in the depth direction of the sipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2015
    Assignee: TOYO TIRE & RUBBER CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Toshiyuki Ohashi
  • Patent number: 9056312
    Abstract: Provided is a substrate for carbon nanotube growth in which no metal particles as a catalyst aggregates and a method for manufacturing the substrate. A substrate for carbon nanotube growth 1 includes a base plate 2, a noble metal alloy catalyst 3 having an alloy of a noble metal and a transition metal, and a form-defining material layer 4 which allows the noble metal alloy catalyst 3 to be dispersed and arranged. A method for manufacturing a substrate for carbon nanotube growth 1 includes a step of sputtering a noble metal alloy on a base plate 2, a step of sputtering a form-defining material on the base plate 2, and a step of further sputtering the noble metal alloy on the form-defining material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Ohashi, Toshio Tokune, Masahiro Ohta, Ryogo Kato, Toshiyuki Shima
  • Patent number: 8973631
    Abstract: In a pneumatic tire in which the sipe extending in a direction crossing a tire circumferential direction is provided on a land portion (block) of a tread portion, a wide part having a wide groove width is provided at three or more places in a length direction of the sipe, and the wide part and a narrow part are formed alternately on a tread surface along the sipe length direction. A plurality of the wide parts are extended in a sipe depth direction from the tread surface, and are provided by changing extended lengths in the sipe depth direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2015
    Assignee: Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Toshiyuki Ohashi
  • Patent number: 8960246
    Abstract: A pneumatic tire comprises a plurality of main grooves extending along a tire circumferential direction, and shoulder lateral grooves extending to an outer side in a tire width direction from a shoulder main groove positioned in an outermost side in the tire width direction among the main grooves, the main grooves and the shoulder lateral grooves being arranged on a tread surface, wherein a depression is formed on a wall surface of a land portion facing to the shoulder lateral groove, in a state in which it is not exposed to a surface of the land portion, and wherein the depression is formed in such a manner that a height of the depression in a depth direction of the shoulder lateral groove is reduced toward an inner side in the tire width direction, and an exposure length of the depression becomes longer in accordance with a progress of an abrasion of the land portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2015
    Assignee: Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kazuo Shimomura, Toshiyuki Ohashi
  • Patent number: 8844594
    Abstract: The invention provides a pneumatic tire which can increase a driving performance on a road surface of a so-called sherbet snow, and in which a biased wear such as a toe-and-heel wear or the like is hard to be generated. In a pneumatic tire provided with a tread pattern having a transverse groove 2b formed between a plurality of blocks 1b, the transverse groove 2b is provided with a top side groove portion 11 extending while a groove width GW expands to a tread end side, and a bottom side groove portion 12 extending with a roughly fixed groove width GW.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2006
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Toshiyuki Ohashi
  • Patent number: 8833412
    Abstract: A sipe extending in a tire width direction is provided in a land part (block) of a tread shoulder region. An inner region on the tire equator side in a length direction of the sipe is formed in a straight sipe portion over the whole of a sipe depth direction. A region on the tread ground contact end side relative to the inner region is divided and provided in the straight sipe portion on the sipe opening side and a waveform sipe portion on the sipe bottom part side in the sipe depth direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Toshiyuki Ohashi
  • Patent number: 8828349
    Abstract: A substrate for growing carbon nanotubes capable of elongating single-walled carbon nanotubes of an average diameter of less than 2 nm is provided. The substrate for growing carbon nanotubes 1 is equipped with a reaction prevention layer 3 formed on a base material 2, a catalyst material layer 4 formed on the reaction prevention layer 3, a dispersion layer 5 formed on the catalyst material layer 4, and a dispersion promotion layer 6 formed on the dispersion layer 5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Waseda University
    Inventors: Toshiyuki Ohashi, Toshio Tokune, Masahiro Ota, Hidefumi Nikawa, Hiroshi Kawarada, Takumi Ochiai
  • Patent number: 8815168
    Abstract: A carbon nanotube synthesizing apparatus in which the state of generated plasma can be stabilized is provided. A carbon nanotube synthesizing apparatus 1 comprises a chamber 2, an antenna 3 including a tip 3a, a microwave conductor 4, a gas introducing unit 5, a gas discharging unit 6, a substrate holding unit 7, and a heating unit 8. The shape of the inner wall of the chamber 2 is symmetrical with respect to the tip 3a of the antenna 3.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Waseda University
    Inventors: Hiroshi Kawarada, Toshiyuki Ohashi, Masahiro Ohta, Ryogo Kato, Toshio Tokune, Hidefumi Nikawa
  • Patent number: 8808812
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method capable of accelerating the growth of oriented carbon nanotubes when manufacturing the oriented carbon nanotubes by a plasma CVD. Under the circulation of a gas which is the raw material of the carbon nanotubes, plasma is generated by an antenna (6) provided in a depressurized treatment chamber (2), and substrates (9, 15) provided with a reaction prevention layer and a catalyst material layer which are formed on a base material are held at a distance, to which a radical can reach and an attack of an ion generated as a by-product of the radical can be avoided, from a plasma generation area (7). The tip (6a) of the antenna (6) can be controlled so as to match with the position of the anti-node of a stationary wave (27) of microwaves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 19, 2014
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Waseda University
    Inventors: Hiroshi Kawarada, Ryogo Kato, Toshiyuki Ohashi, Toshio Tokune, Hidefumi Nikawa