Patents by Inventor Yasushi Takagi

Yasushi Takagi 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: 10735626
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a first control unit which controls a reading device for reading an image from a document so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a first input device, when a document is set in the reading device; and a second control unit which controls the reading device so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a second input device, in case a particular manipulation is made after a start of the control by the first control unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigehiko Sasaki, Nobuhisa Takagi, Yasushi Sano
  • Publication number: 20200206687
    Abstract: According to the present invention, water is separated into deuterium-depleted water and deuterium-concentrated water easily at low cost. Provided is a method for producing deuterium-depleted water by removing heavy water and semi-heavy water from water, the method including: supplying water vapor for a predetermined time period to an adsorbent material 11 obtained by adding to a carbon material one or more of metals belonging to Group 8 to Group 13 of the Periodic Table of Elements as additive metals and causing the water vapor to adsorb while passing through the adsorbent material 11; subsequently bringing protium gas into contact with the adsorbent material 11; and then desorbing and collecting the water vapor that has adsorbed to the adsorbent material 11.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventors: Katsumi KANEKO, Toshio TAKAGI, Yasushi SHIMIZU, Katsuyuki MURATA, Yuji ONO
  • Publication number: 20200173690
    Abstract: The present invention provides an outdoor unit of a heat pump water heater that has improved heat dissipation performance of an electrical unit achieved by improving the placement of the electrical unit and a remote controller. A compressor 31 is placed on one side in an exterior case 51, while an evaporator 32 and an air blower 34 are placed lateral to the compressor. An electrical unit 70 is placed on one side in the exterior case below a top panel 56, and a remote controller 71 is placed between a side plate 55B of the exterior case and the electrical unit. A heat dissipation section 72 is provided on a portion of the electrical unit, the portion being positioned on the opposite side from the remote controller, and is positioned within a ventilation path of the air blower.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2016
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Hayahiko TAKAGI, Atsushi YOSHIDA, Yasushi MURAKOSHI
  • Publication number: 20200118722
    Abstract: One embodiment of the present invention is that in samarium-iron-nitrogen magnet powder, a non-magnetic phase is formed on a surface of the samarium-iron-nitrogen magnet phase, and an arithmetic mean roughness Ra of the surface is 3.5 nm or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2018
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Applicants: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, TDK Corporation
    Inventors: Shusuke OKADA, Kenta TAKAGI, Yasushi ENOKIDO, Yoshinori FUJIKAWA, Ryuji HASHIMOTO
  • Publication number: 20200101816
    Abstract: A vehicle heat management system includes a refrigerant circuit and an electric part cooling circuit. The refrigerant circuit circulates a refrigerant to regulate a temperature inside a passenger compartment through the refrigerant circuit. The electric part cooling circuit circulates a liquid cooled by a radiator through the electric part cooling circuit. The electric part cooling circuit is capable of cooling a first piece of equipment and a second piece of equipment for driving a vehicle. In a predetermined mode, the liquid cooled by the radiator cools the first piece of equipment, the refrigerant of the refrigerant circuit cools the second piece of equipment, and the liquid that has exchanged heat with the refrigerant is introduced in parallel to the battery and the second piece of equipment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicant: SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventor: Yasushi TAKAGI
  • Publication number: 20200101814
    Abstract: A vehicle heat management system includes a refrigerant circuit, a battery temperature regulation circuit, and an electric part cooling circuit. The refrigerant circuit circulates a refrigerant to regulate a temperature inside a passenger compartment through the refrigerant circuit. The battery temperature regulation circuit regulates a temperature of a battery by introducing a liquid that exchanges heat with the refrigerant to the battery. The electric part cooling circuit circulates a liquid cooled by a radiator circulates through the electric part cooling circuit, and is capable of cooling a first and second pieces for driving a vehicle. In a first mode, the liquid cooled by the radiator cools the first piece of equipment, the refrigerant of the refrigerant circuit cools the second piece of equipment, and the liquid which has exchanged heat with the refrigerant is introduced in parallel to the battery and the second piece of equipment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicant: SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yasushi TAKAGI, Yoshiyuki JIN
  • Publication number: 20200105446
    Abstract: A samarium-iron-bismuth-nitrogen-based magnet powder includes: a main phase including samarium, iron, and bismuth, wherein a ratio of bismuth to a total amount of samarium, iron, and bismuth is less than or equal to 3.0 at %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicants: TDK Corporation, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
    Inventors: Ryuji HASHIMOTO, Yasushi Enokido, Shusuke Okada, Kenta Takagi
  • Publication number: 20200101810
    Abstract: A vehicle heat management system includes a refrigerant circuit, a heating circuit, a battery temperature regulation circuit, and an electric part cooling circuit. The refrigerant circuit is configured to circulate a refrigerant to regulate a temperature inside a passenger compartment therethrough. The heating circuit is configured to circulate a liquid that exchanges heat with the refrigerant therethrough. The heating circuit is capable of regulating the temperature inside the passenger compartment. The battery temperature regulation circuit is configured to regulate a temperature of a battery by introducing a liquid that exchanges heat with the refrigerant to the battery. The electric part cooling circuit is couplable to the battery temperature regulation circuit and configured to circulate a liquid able to cool an electric part for driving a vehicle therethrough.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicant: SUBARU CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yasushi TAKAGI, Shinya KURASAWA
  • Patent number: 10591953
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a signal processing apparatus and method that enables to reduce required power. In the signal processing apparatus, a RTC of a main chip and a RTC of a power supply chip are synchronized before power supply of the main chip is stopped, and the RTC of the main chip is synchronized with the time of the RTC of the power supply chip after the power supply of the main chip is restored. In this way, the RTC uses continuous time information before and after the stop. The present disclosure is capable of being applied to, for example, a GPS module in which a digital circuit includes a plurality of chips.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: SONY SEMICONDUCTOR SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sotaro Ohara, Katsuyuki Tanaka, Katsumi Takaoka, Keita Izumi, Suguru Houchi, Gaku Hidai, Yutaka Takagi, Hideki Takahashi, Hideki Awata, Yasushi Katayama, Naoki Yoshimochi, Toshimasa Shimizu
  • Publication number: 20200016663
    Abstract: A samarium-iron-nitrogen alloy powder according to one embodiment of the present invention is characterized in that a value obtained by dividing the hydrogen content of the samarium-iron-nitrogen alloy powder by the BET specific surface area of the samarium-iron-nitrogen alloy powder is less than or equal to 400 ppm/(m2/g), and a value obtained by dividing the oxygen content of the samarium-iron-nitrogen alloy powder by the BET specific surface area of the samarium-iron-nitrogen alloy powder is less than or equal to 11,000 ppm/(m2/g).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Applicants: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, TDK Corporation
    Inventors: Shusuke OKADA, Kazuyuki SUZUKI, Kenta TAKAGI, Kimihiro OZAKI, Yasushi ENOKIDO
  • Publication number: 20190381434
    Abstract: Provided is a method for forming a carbon film having a uniform thickness at low cost with ease. Disclosed is a method for manufacturing a carbon film in which a film having carbon as a main component is formed on a support 2 having a predetermined shape, in which the support 2 made of a hydrophilic material is disposed on a base 4 made of a hydrophobic material and a coating liquid 1 obtained by dispersing a carbon material in a polar solvent is supplied onto the support 2 and then dried. Alternatively, the support 2 made of an oleophilic material is disposed on a base 4 made of an oleophobic material and a coating liquid 1 obtained by dispersing a carbon material in a non-polar solvent is supplied onto the support 2 and then dried.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2018
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Katsumi KANEKO, Toshio TAKAGI, Yasushi SHIMIZU, Katsuyuki MURATA
  • Publication number: 20190289170
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a first control unit which controls a reading device for reading an image from a document so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a first input device, when a document is set in the reading device; and a second control unit which controls the reading device so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a second input device, in case a particular manipulation is made after a start of the control by the first control unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigehiko SASAKI, Nobuhisa TAKAGI, Yasushi SANO
  • Patent number: 10367972
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a first control unit which controls a reading device for reading an image from a document so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a first input device, when a document is set in the reading device; and a second control unit which controls the reading device so that an image reading manipulation for the reading device is made through a second input device, in case a particular manipulation is made after a start of the control by the first control unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: FUJI XEROX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigehiko Sasaki, Nobuhisa Takagi, Yasushi Sano
  • Patent number: 8835785
    Abstract: A key switch structure capable of reducing the height of a key switch, reducing the number of components, and reducing manufacturing costs. The key switch structure includes: a key top; first and second linking mechanisms and adapted to support the key top; a membrane sheet having a contact point portion; a back plate disposed below the membrane sheet and having a function to guide light; and an LED sheet having an LED as a light emitting element disposed thereon, wherein the LED is disposed to be adjacent to the back plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shigeru Yamada, Yasushi Takagi
  • Patent number: 8569640
    Abstract: A key switch structure is provided whose waterproofing property is improved without affecting a contact of a membrane sheet. The upper surfaces of the membrane sheet, the embossed part and the circumferential bend part of a back plate are formed on one and the same plane, and a thermal sheet is welded to those upper surfaces. The thermal sheet comprises a thermally meltable, adhesive sheet, which will be heated and pressed with heat rollers to be welded to the upper surfaces. The back plate has an air vent hole formed in its bottom portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shigeru Yamada, Yasushi Takagi
  • Patent number: 8481874
    Abstract: Provided is a key switch structure wherein a membrane sheet (7) having a movable contact point (7e) and a stationary contact point (7d) is provided between a housing (5), which supports a key top (1) so as to allow the key top to be pushed downward and a base plate (8). The movable contact point (7e) is brought into contact with the stationary contact point (7d) by a downward push to the key top (1), so that a switch is closed. In the key switch structure, the inside of a device's main body is completely shielded from outside air, and water is completely prevented from entering the inside of the device's main body. A plate (6) provided with a plurality of attachment holes (6g) corresponding to fixing pins (5f) of the housing (5) is provided on the membrane sheet (7), so that the fixing pins (5f) are secured in the attachment holes (6g) of the plate (6).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2013
    Assignee: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Yasushi Takagi
  • Patent number: 8022322
    Abstract: A key switch arrangement is able to prevent liquid such as water from entering a membrane sheet and staying therein. The key switch arrangement includes a waterproof sheet arranged above the membrane sheet, a first fixing member arranged in above the waterproof sheet and having a first projection protruding on the side of the waterproof sheet, and a second fixing member arranged below the membrane sheet and having a second projection protruding on the side of the membrane sheet. In the waterproof sheet and the second projection, holes are formed to which the first projection enters, while in the membrane sheet, a hole is formed to which the second projection enters so as to adhere the waterproof sheet closely to the second projection.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2011
    Assignee: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shigeru Yamada, Yasushi Takagi
  • Publication number: 20110162948
    Abstract: Provided is a key switch structure wherein a membrane sheet (7) having a movable contact point (7e) and a stationary contact point (7d) is provided between a housing (5), which supports a key top (1) so as to allow the key top to be pushed downward and a base plate (8). The movable contact point (7e) is brought into contact with the stationary contact point (7d) by a downward push to the key top (1), so that a switch is closed. In the key switch structure, the inside of a device's main body is completely shielded from outside air, and water is completely prevented from entering the inside of the device's main body. A plate (6) provided with a plurality of attachment holes (6g) corresponding to fixing pins (5f) of the housing (5) is provided on the membrane sheet (7), so that the fixing pins (5f) are secured in the attachment holes (6g) of the plate (6).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2010
    Publication date: July 7, 2011
    Applicant: OKI ELECTRIC INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Yasushi Takagi
  • Publication number: 20110108401
    Abstract: A key switch structure is provided whose waterproofing property is improved without affecting a contact of a membrane sheet. The upper surfaces of the membrane sheet, the embossed part and the circumferential bend part of a back plate are formed on one and the same plane, and a thermal sheet is welded to those upper surfaces. The thermal sheet comprises a thermally meltable, adhesive sheet, which will be heated and pressed with heat rollers to be welded to the upper surfaces. The back plate has an air vent hole formed in its bottom portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2009
    Publication date: May 12, 2011
    Inventors: Shigeru Yamada, Yasushi Takagi
  • Publication number: 20090133999
    Abstract: A key switch arrangement is able to prevent liquid such as water from entering a membrane sheet and staying therein. The key switch arrangement includes a waterproof sheet arranged above the membrane sheet, a first fixing member arranged in above the waterproof sheet and having a first projection protruding on the side of the waterproof sheet, and a second fixing member arranged below the membrane sheet and having a second projection protruding on the side of the membrane sheet. In the waterproof sheet and the second projection, holes are formed to which the first projection enters, while in the membrane sheet, a hole is formed to which the second projection enters so as to adhere the waterproof sheet closely to the second projection.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2008
    Publication date: May 28, 2009
    Applicant: OKI ELECTRIC INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shigeru Yamada, Yasushi Takagi