Patents by Inventor Yasuyuki Kondo

Yasuyuki Kondo 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: 11322795
    Abstract: To carry out accurate defect inspection over a wide area, a defect inspection device includes: a radiation source section configured to emit an electromagnetic wave to a separator roll; and a sensor section configured to detect the electromagnetic wave that the radiation source section has emitted to the separator roll, the sensor section being configured to detect the electromagnetic wave before and after the separator roll is moved relative to the radiation source section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Shinomiya, Koji Kashu, Yasuyuki Kondo
  • Patent number: 11233541
    Abstract: A communication control device includes a memory, and a hardware processor coupled to the memory. The hardware processor is configured to: acquire, via communication based on a first non-contact communication method, terminal information of a portable terminal capable of being charged in a non-contact manner, the portable terminal being placed on or brought near to a non-contact charger disposed in a compartment of a vehicle; and control, based on a device type of the portable terminal based on the terminal information acquired by the acquisition unit, transmission of information to the portable terminal by a non-contact communicator that is disposed in the vehicle in association with the non-contact charger and capable of performing communication based on a second non-contact communication method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 25, 2022
    Assignee: PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Atsutoshi Naraki, Yasuyuki Kondo
  • Publication number: 20210306034
    Abstract: A communication control device includes a memory, and a hardware processor coupled to the memory. The hardware processor is configured to: acquire, via communication based on a first non-contact communication method, terminal information of a portable terminal capable of being charged in a non-contact manner, the portable terminal being placed on or brought near to a non-contact charger disposed in a compartment of a vehicle; and control, based on a device type of the portable terminal based on the terminal information acquired by the acquisition unit, transmission of information to the portable terminal by a non-contact communicator that is disposed in the vehicle in association with the non-contact charger and capable of performing communication based on a second non-contact communication method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Atsutoshi NARAKI, Yasuyuki KONDO
  • Patent number: 10811652
    Abstract: To carry out accurate defect inspection over a wide area, a defect inspection device (1) includes: a radiation source section (2) configured to emit an electromagnetic wave (4) to a separator roll (10); and a sensor section (3) configured to detect the electromagnetic wave (4) that the radiation source section (2) has emitted to the separator roll (10), the sensor section (3) being configured to detect the electromagnetic wave (4) before and after the separator roll is moved relative to the radiation source section (2).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Shinomiya, Koji Kashu, Yasuyuki Kondo
  • Publication number: 20200227710
    Abstract: To carry out accurate defect inspection over a wide area, a defect inspection device includes: a radiation source section configured to emit an electromagnetic wave to a separator roll; and a sensor section configured to detect the electromagnetic wave that the radiation source section has emitted to the separator roll, the sensor section being configured to detect the electromagnetic wave before and after the separator roll is moved relative to the radiation source section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Inventors: Yoshitaka SHINOMIYA, Koji KASHU, Yasuyuki KONDO
  • Patent number: 10634625
    Abstract: A transfer system includes a robot arm configured to hold a core, which is tubular, of at least one separator roll from a side of a first side surface of the at least one separator roll. The at least one separator roll includes the core and a separator, wound around an outer circumferential surface of the core. The robot arm is further configured to take out the at least one separator roll from a rack. A defect inspection device is configured to hold the core from a side of a second side surface of the at least one separator roll, receive the at least one separator roll from the robot arm, and inspect, for a defect, the at least one separator roll thus received.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Yoshitaka Shinomiya, Yasuyuki Kondo, Koji Kashu
  • Publication number: 20180298095
    Abstract: Described herein are compositions and methods for modulating immune response, which can be upregulated or down regulated by enhancement or inhibition of interactions between CEACAM family members and TIM family members.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2015
    Publication date: October 18, 2018
    Applicant: THE BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL, INC.
    Inventors: Richard S. BLUMBERG, Yu-Hwa HUANG, Yasuyuki KONDO, Amit GANDHI
  • Publication number: 20180281203
    Abstract: A robot arm in accordance with an aspect of the present invention includes: a first gripping part and a second gripping part each configured to hold a separator roll including (i) a core being tubular and (ii) a separator, wound around an outer circumferential surface of the core, for use in a lithium-ion secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Inventors: Yoshitaka SHINOMIYA, Yasuyuki KONDO, Koji KASHU
  • Publication number: 20180284038
    Abstract: A transfer system in accordance with an aspect of the present invention includes: a robot arm configured to hold a core, which is tubular, of at least one separator roll from a side of a first side surface of the at least one separator roll, the at least one separator roll including the core and a separator, wound around an outer circumferential surface of the core, and take out the at least one separator roll from a rack; and a defect inspection device (4) configured to hold the core from a side of a second side surface of the at least one separator roll, receive the at least one separator roll from the robot arm, and inspect, for a defect, the at least one separator roll thus received.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2018
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Inventors: Yoshitaka SHINOMIYA, Yasuyuki KONDO, Koji KASHU
  • Publication number: 20180159102
    Abstract: To carry out accurate defect inspection over a wide area, a defect inspection device (1) includes: a radiation source section (2) configured to emit an electromagnetic wave (4) to a separator roll (10); and a sensor section (3) configured to detect the electromagnetic wave (4) that the radiation source section (2) has emitted to the separator roll (10), the sensor section (3) being configured to detect the electromagnetic wave (4) before and after the separator roll is moved relative to the radiation source section (2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Inventors: Yoshitaka SHINOMIYA, Koji KASHU, Yasuyuki KONDO
  • Publication number: 20180153986
    Abstract: Described herein are compositions and methods for modulating immune response, which can be upregulated or down regulated by enhancement or inhibition of interactions between CEACAM family members and TIM family members.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2015
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Applicant: THE BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL, INC.
    Inventors: Richard S. BLUMBERG, Yu-Hwa HUANG, Yasuyuki KONDO, Amit GANDHI
  • Patent number: 9701069
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method for manufacturing a composite material, which includes performing press molding of a fiber matrix structure including reinforcing fibers and a matrix resin mainly including a polyester-based resin having a crystallization temperature of 185° C. or lower. Furthermore, the polyester-based resin is preferably a polyester-based copolymer. In addition, it is preferred that the matrix resin includes a carbodiimide, and that the carbodiimide has a cyclic structure. Moreover, it is preferred that the press molding is cold pressing in which a die temperature is 170° C. or lower; that the reinforcing fibers are carbon fibers; and that the discontinuous fibers are randomly oriented in the structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: Teijin Limited
    Inventors: Kazunari Kosaka, Takuro Kitamura, Yasuyuki Kondo, Daisuke Kobayashi
  • Patent number: 9631061
    Abstract: A fiber-reinforced composite material obtained by reinforcing a matrix resin with fibers, wherein the matrix resin contains a thermoplastic resin and a carbon black, the fibers are discontinuous carbon fibers, a part of the discontinuous carbon fibers forms fiber bundles, and the thickness of a thinnest part of the matrix resin which is located between an outermost surface of the composite material and the fibers existing in an inside of the composite material is less than 100 ?m. Further, it is preferred that the thermoplastic resin is a polyamide-based resin, that the discontinuous carbon fibers have a length of from 3 to 100 mm, and that the orientation of the discontinuous carbon fibers is random. Furthermore, it is preferred that the size of the primary particle diameter of the carbon black is within a range of 7 to 75 nm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Teijin Limited
    Inventors: Yasuyuki Kondo, Takuro Kitamura, Kazunari Kosaka, Daisuke Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20160145410
    Abstract: A fiber-reinforced composite material obtained by reinforcing a matrix resin with fibers, wherein the matrix resin contains a thermoplastic resin and a carbon black, the fibers are discontinuous carbon fibers, a part of the discontinuous carbon fibers forms fiber bundles, and the thickness of a thinnest part of the matrix resin which is located between an outermost surface of the composite material and the fibers existing in an inside of the composite material is less than 100 ?m. Further, it is preferred that the thermoplastic resin is a polyamide-based resin, that the discontinuous carbon fibers have a length of from 3 to 100 mm, and that the orientation of the discontinuous carbon fibers is random. Furthermore, it is preferred that the size of the primary particle diameter of the carbon black is within a range of 7 to 75 nm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2014
    Publication date: May 26, 2016
    Applicant: Teijin Limited
    Inventors: Yasuyuki Kondo, Takuro Kitamura, Kazunari Kosaka, Daisuke Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20160101542
    Abstract: Provided is a method for manufacturing a composite material including peforming press molding a fiber matrix structure including reinforcing fibers and a matrix resin which mainly includes a polyester-based resin and includes an aromatic polycarbonate resin and. Furthermore, it is preferred that the polyester-based resin is a polyester copolymer and includes a terephthalic acid component and an isophthalic acid component. In addition, it is preferred that the press molding is cold pressing in which a die temperature is 170° C. or lower; that the reinforcing fibers are carbon fibers or fibers mainly including discontinuous fibers; and furthermore, that the discontinuous fibers are randomly oriented in the structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Publication date: April 14, 2016
    Applicant: Teijin Limited
    Inventors: Kazunari Kosaka, Takuro Kitamura, Yasuyuki Kondo, Daisuke Kobayashi
  • Publication number: 20150239182
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method for manufacturing a composite material, which includes performing press molding of a fiber matrix structure including reinforcing fibers and a matrix resin mainly including a polyester-based resin having a crystallization temperature of 185° C. or lower. Furthermore, the polyester-based resin is preferably a polyester-based copolymer. In addition, it is preferred that the matrix resin includes a carbodiimide, and that the carbodiimide has a cyclic structure. Moreover, it is preferred that the press molding is cold pressing in which a die temperature is 170° C. or lower; that the reinforcing fibers are carbon fibers; and that the discontinuous fibers are randomly oriented in the structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Publication date: August 27, 2015
    Applicant: TEIJIN LIMITED
    Inventors: Kazunari Kosaka, Takuro Kitamura, Yasuyuki Kondo, Daisuke Kobayashi
  • Patent number: 8371029
    Abstract: The present invention provides a production apparatus for crankshaft, including: a die which has a lower die, an upper die, and plural side forming punches, the upper die being provided movably to the lower die, the side forming punches moving perpendicularly to a movement direction of the upper die; a press ram which moves the upper die to the lower die, closes a material of the crankshaft, and forms the material; cam mechanisms which are provided for the side forming punches and which move the side forming punches to an inside portion of the die in accordance with movement of the press ram; a grade separation structure which is provided to at least one of the side forming punches in order to prevent interference of the side forming punches with each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2013
    Assignees: Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Nichidai Corporation
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Ito, Takayuki Ohnuma, Tsutomu Ando, Yasuyuki Kondo
  • Publication number: 20120002297
    Abstract: There is provided a collimator lens which turns light emitted from a laser device, which is used in a laser display device, into parallel beams. The collimator lens is configured such that the wavelength of the light from the laser device is equal to or longer than 375 nm and equal to or shorter than 750 nm, the numerical aperture is equal to or larger than 0.2 and equal to or smaller than 0.75, and both conditions of “D/f>0.85 assuming that the lens thickness is D and the focal distance is f” and “?d>57 assuming that the Abbe number is ?d” are satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2011
    Publication date: January 5, 2012
    Inventors: Hiroshi Kameda, Shoichi Kyoya, Masayoshi Nakagawa, Yasuyuki Kondo
  • Patent number: 8029049
    Abstract: The fender panel structure includes a fender panel formed of resin, disposed above a vehicle's wheel, and forming an outer plate on the side face of the vehicle. The fencer panel has an outer plate part exposed to the side face of the vehicle, and a reinforcement part disposed in the rear face of an adjacent member next to the outer plate part and extending along an edge of the outer plate part, both of which are integrally formed. The fencer plate has a fitting part, into which the adjacent member fits, formed along the interstice between the edge of the outer plate part, and the reinforcement part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2011
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Shigeru Ito, Yasuhide Fukuhara, Koji Nishimura, Yasuyuki Kondo, Yoshiaki Ohhashi
  • Patent number: 7990656
    Abstract: A magnetic head device includes a slider with a facing side and a magnetic function part. The facing side of the slider includes a front positive pressure surface located close to a leading end of the slider, a rear positive pressure surface located close to a trailing end of the slider, and a pair of side positive pressure surfaces located closer to the trailing end than the front positive pressure surface and disposed at both sides of a longitudinally extending centerline. Air inlet grooves for introducing air into the side positive pressure surfaces are each disposed in front of each side positive pressure surface. Each air inlet groove extends between the front positive pressure surface and a corresponding side face of the slider and opens toward a leading end face of the slider.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2011
    Assignee: TDK Corporation
    Inventors: Yasuyuki Kondo, Jun Tanaka