Patents by Inventor Yoshikazu Suzuki

Yoshikazu Suzuki 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: 20190318892
    Abstract: This relay unit includes: a first bus bar; a relay electrically connected to the first bus bar; and an apparatus cover for covering the first bus bar and the relay. The apparatus cover includes: an upper member in a box shape having a covered upper end, the upper member having an opening formed in a lower end; and a lower member bonded to the upper member such that the opening of the upper member is covered with the lower member. The lower member is formed of a resin having heat conductivity that is higher than that of the upper member. The first bus bar is connected to the lower member via a first inner heat conductive sheet such that heat can be transferred to the lower member, said first inner heat conductive sheet being disposed between the first bus bar and the lower member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Noritaka Ikejiri, Takumi Ejima, Kiyofumi Kawaguchi, Maiko Oda, Toshifumi Suzuki, Yoshikazu Obara
  • Patent number: 10442735
    Abstract: The present invention aims to provide an inorganic substance-laminated sheet that can be used suitably for applications that require high gas barrier properties. The inorganic substance-laminated sheet includes a sheet having a dispersed structure with a structural period of 0.001 ?m to 100 ?m on at least one surface and an inorganic substance layer covering the surface having the dispersed structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Toray Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Yoshikazu Sato, Keiichiro Nomura, Motoyuki Suzuki, Sadayuki Kobayashi, Minoru Yoshida
  • Patent number: 10438024
    Abstract: A communication connection apparatus controls connection of a communication line between a first and second communication devices comprising: a first connection port for the first communication device, including a first transmission unit through which a signal from the first communication device passes and a first reception unit through which a signal for the first communication device passes; a second connection port for the second communication device, including a second transmission unit through which a signal from the second communication device passes and a second reception unit through which a signal for the second communication device passes; a first connection line connecting the first transmission unit and the second reception unit; and a simulated-signal input unit that inputs a first signal to the first reception unit. On the first signal being input to the first reception unit, the first reception unit and the second transmission unit are physically disconnected.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshiharu Takahashi, Yoshikazu Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20190287768
    Abstract: A plasma processing apparatus includes: a processing container formed by assembling a container upper portion having an upper side wall and a container lower portion having a lower side wall; a stage provided in the container lower portion of the processing container; and a peripheral introduction part configured to be an assembly, configured to be sandwiched between the upper side wall and the lower side wall, and configured to provide a plurality of gas discharge ports arranged in the circumferential direction with respect to an axis passing through a center of the stage, the assembly in which at least two members are assembled, the at least two members forming a gas flow path extending in a circumferential direction with respect to the axis in an interior thereof, in which the peripheral introduction part, the container upper portion and the container lower portion are thermally and electrically connected to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2019
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: TOKYO ELECTRON LIMITED
    Inventors: Takashi SUZUKI, Yoshikazu AZUMAYA, Yukari ISOZAKI, Masashi OSHIDA, Shin YAMASHITA
  • Publication number: 20190279845
    Abstract: An antenna device according to an exemplary embodiment radiates electromagnetic waves. In the antenna device, a dielectric window is in contact with a lower wall of a first waveguide, the first waveguide is provided between the dielectric window and a second waveguide and extends in a direction crossing a tube axis of the second waveguide, a dispersion part in the first waveguide disperses the electromagnetic wave in the first waveguide, a coaxial conversion part causes propagation of the electromagnetic waves dispersed by the dispersion part to direct to a side of the dielectric window, and a front surface of the dielectric window does not have irregularities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2019
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Applicant: TOKYO ELECTRON LIMITED
    Inventors: Naoki MATSUMOTO, Yuki KAWADA, Ayako ITO, Koji KOYAMA, Takahiro SENDA, Takashi SUZUKI, Yoshikazu AZUMAYA
  • Publication number: 20190244584
    Abstract: A playback device is configured to be connected to a display device. The playback device includes a communication component and a controller. The communication component communicates with the display device. The controller acquires setting information indicating a current setting of a brightness range in the display device from the display device via the communication component. While a specific brightness range has not been set in the display device, the controller transmits information related to a setting change to the specific brightness range via the communication component to the display device based on correspondence information indicating a correspondence relationship between the display device and the brightness range that is settable in the display device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2019
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Inventors: Yoshikazu FUJITA, Mitsuru KAWAKITA, Takuya SUZUKI, Shigeru TOJI, Makoto IMAGAWA, Sho MAGARA, Tatsuo MIYAGAWA, Yosuke SONODA
  • Publication number: 20190242000
    Abstract: Provided is a method for manufacturing a high-strength galvanized steel sheet. Heating in a first half of oxidizing treatment is performed at a temperature of 400° C. to 750° C. in an atmosphere having a particular O2 concentration and a particular H2O concentration, and heating in a second half of the oxidizing treatment is performed at a temperature of 600° C. to 850° C. in an atmosphere having a particular O2 concentration and a particular H2O concentration. Subsequently, heating in a heating zone for reduction annealing is performed to a temperature of 650° C. to 900° C. at a particular heating rate in an atmosphere having a particular H2 concentration and a particular H2O concentration with the balance being N2 and inevitable impurities, and soaking in a soaking zone for the reduction annealing is performed in an atmosphere having a particular H2 concentration and a particular H2O concentration with the balance being N2 and inevitable impurities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2017
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Applicant: JFE Steel Corporation
    Inventors: Yoichi Makimizu, Gentaro Takeda, Hiroshi Hasegawa, Yoshimasa Himei, Yoshikazu Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20190236952
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, in general, an information processing apparatus includes one or more processors. The one or more processors receive from an onboard device of a probe vehicle an image showing a vehicle group of one or more vehicles stopping on the same lane, imaging time of the image, and a position of the probe vehicle at the imaging time. The one or more processors select vehicle groups according to the imaging time and an imaging position. The one or more processors identify the selected vehicle groups as a vehicle queue. The one or more processors calculate a stopping vehicle-queue evaluation value. The one or more processors calculate a parking vehicle-queue evaluation value. The one or more processors determine whether the identified vehicle queue is the stopping vehicle queue or the parking vehicle queue.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicants: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA, TOSHIBA INFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS & SOLUTIONS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshihiko SUZUKI, Yusuke TAKAHASHI, Toshio SATO, Yoshikazu OOBA, Hiroshi SAKAI, Hideki UENO
  • Publication number: 20190229248
    Abstract: A light-emitting device includes: a light-emitting element; a coating member that covers the light-emitting element; and two external connection electrodes exposed form a first surface of the coating member. Each of the external connection electrodes includes an electrode buried in the coating member; and a metal layer formed on the electrode. A surface of each of the metal layers is exposed from the first surface of the coating member. The first surface of the coating member includes a plurality of grooves between the external connection electrodes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 2, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Applicant: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshikazu MATSUDA, Ryo SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20190220997
    Abstract: A self-position estimation apparatus includes an image capturing unit capturing driving images and reference images at a plurality of positions along a predetermined driving route, a detection unit detecting feature points on each of the driving images and feature points on each of the reference images, a storage unit storing map information which includes the feature points on each of the reference images and a position and a posture of the image capturing unit at a time each of the reference images is captured by the image capturing unit, and an estimation unit selecting a similar image similar to one of the driving images from the reference images to correlate the feature points on the one of the driving images and feature points on the similar image, the estimation unit estimating a position and a posture of an own vehicle a predetermined driving route based on a correlation result.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2019
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Applicant: AISIN SEIKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Shoji ASAI, Shu ASAMI, Yoshikazu HATTORI, Hiroshi ISHIGURO, Kazutaka HAYAKAWA, Takashi SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20190185954
    Abstract: Provided are a steel sheet having a tensile strength of 950 MPa or more and good toughness and a method for manufacturing the same. The steel sheet has a specific composition and a metallographic structure containing: a ferrite area fraction of 30% or less (including 0%), a tempered martensite area fraction of 70% or more (including 100%), and a retained austenite area fraction of 4.5% or less (including 0%), wherein the average aspect ratio of an iron based carbide, precipitated in tempered martensite grains, having a grain size in the largest 10% is 3.5 or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2017
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Applicant: JFE Steel Corporation
    Inventors: Noriaki Kohsaka, Yoshikazu Suzuki, Takeo Kikuchi, Yoshimasa Himei
  • Patent number: 10322543
    Abstract: The present invention provides a three-dimensional molding device which makes it possible to reduce molding time by decreasing the inkjet head waiting time during the molding step.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignees: CMET Inc., National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
    Inventors: Yoshikazu Ooba, Yousuke Katou, Koukichi Suzuki, Yuya Daicho, Hideaki Miyano, Toshimitsu Okane, Satoshi Imamura, Satoshi Kajino
  • Publication number: 20190170288
    Abstract: A vacuum heat insulator which can prevent lowering of a heat insulation performance in its thickness direction, while ensuring a sufficient strength, is provided. The vacuum heat insulator reduces heat transfer in the thickness direction of a core from one surface side of the core to the other surface side thereof. The core includes a first fiber layer and a second fiber layer. The first fiber layer includes short fibers layered in the thickness direction. The second fiber layer includes long fibers layered in the thickness direction, and thickness fiber bundles which extend in the thickness direction, and which bind the long fibers. The long fibers are longer than the short fibers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2016
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
    Inventors: Toshio SHINOKI, Satoshi NAKATSU, Hitoshi MARUYAMA, Yoshikazu YAJI, Shunkei SUZUKI
  • Patent number: 10290787
    Abstract: A light-emitting device includes: a light-emitting element; a coating member that covers the light-emitting element; and two external connection electrodes exposed form a first surface of the coating member. Each of the external connection electrodes includes an electrode buried in the coating member; and a metal layer formed on the electrode. A surface of each of the metal layers is exposed from the first surface of the coating member. The first surface of the coating member includes a plurality of grooves between the external connection electrodes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: NICHIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshikazu Matsuda, Ryo Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20190092714
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of a class of molecules, namely bicyclo[1.1.1]pentanes and derivatives thereof by reaction of [1.1.1]propellane with a variety of reagents under irradiation and/or in the presence of radical initiators to obtain bicyclo[1.1.1]pentanes asymmetrically substituted at position 1 and 3, which are useful as intermediates for the preparation of asymmetrically 1,3-disubstituted bicyclo[1.1.1]pentane derivatives and various physiologically active substances or materials containing these structures.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2017
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Applicant: SPIROCHM AG
    Inventors: Yoshikazu SUZUKI, Daniel JIMENEZ-TEJA, Christophe SALOMÉ, Thomas FESSARD
  • Publication number: 20190040511
    Abstract: A high-strength galvanized steel sheet having improved post-work impact resistance, a method for producing the high-strength galvanized steel sheet, and a high-strength member produced using the steel sheet. The high-strength galvanized steel sheet includes a steel sheet having a microstructure including ferrite and carbide-free bainite, martensite and carbide-containing bainite, and retained austenite, the total area fraction of ferrite and carbide-free bainite being 0% to 55%, the total area fraction of martensite and carbide-containing bainite being 45% to 100%, and the area fraction of retained austenite being 0% to 5%. Additionally, a galvanizing layer is disposed on the steel sheet. The density of gaps that cut across the entire thickness of the galvanizing layer in a cross section of the galvanizing layer, which is taken in the thickness direction so as to be perpendicular to the rolling direction, is 10 gaps/mm or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2017
    Publication date: February 7, 2019
    Applicant: JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hiroshi HASEGAWA, Yoshimasa FUNAKAWA, Hiromi YOSHITOMI, Yoichi MAKIMIZU, Yoshitsugu SUZUKI, Gentaro TAKEDA, Yoshikazu SUZUKI, Yoshimasa HIMEI
  • Publication number: 20190032186
    Abstract: High strength steel sheets that have excellent ductility and low-temperature toughness and methods for producing such high strength steel sheets. A high strength steel sheet includes a composition containing, on a mass % basis, C: 0.05% to 0.30%, Si: 0.5% to 2.5%, Mn: 0.5% to 3.5%, P: 0.003% to 0.100%, S: 0.02% or less, Al: 0.010% to 1.5%, and N: 0.01% or less, the balance being Fe and unavoidable impurities, and a steel microstructure including a ferrite phase with an area fraction of 10% to 70%, a hard second phase with an area fraction of 30% to 90%, and a carbide that is at an interface between a ferrite phase and a hard second phase and that has an average equivalent-circle diameter of 200 nm or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2017
    Publication date: January 31, 2019
    Applicant: JFE Steel Corporation
    Inventors: Takashi UENO, Hiroshi HASEGAWA, Yoshimasa FUNAKAWA, Yoshimasa HIMEI, Yoshikazu SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20180237880
    Abstract: A high-strength steel sheet having a composition containing C: 0.09% to 0.17%, Si: 0.6% to 1.7%, Mn: 3.5% or less, P: 0.03% or less, S: 0.005% or less, Al: 0.08% or less, N: 0.006% or less, Ti: 0.05% or less, and B: 0.0002% to 0.0030% on a mass basis, the remainder being Fe and inevitable impurities. The steel sheet also has a microstructure containing less than 20% (including 0%) of a ferrite phase, 75% or more (including 100%) of a tempered martensite phase, 10% or less (including 0%) of an untempered martensite phase, and less than 5% (including 0%) of a retained austenite phase in terms of area fraction. The tempered martensite phase has a Vickers hardness of 280 to 340 and a tensile strength of 950 MPa to 1,120 MPa.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2016
    Publication date: August 23, 2018
    Applicant: JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Noriaki KOHSAKA, Yoshimasa FUNAKAWA, Michitaka SAKURAI, Yoshikazu SUZUKI
  • Publication number: 20180237896
    Abstract: A method includes: annealing a steel strip by conveying the steel strip through a heating zone, a soaking zone, and a cooling zone in this order inside an annealing furnace; and applying a hot-dip galvanized coating onto the steel strip discharged from the cooling zone. Reducing gas or non-oxidizing gas supplied into the soaking zone includes humidified gas and dry gas. While a width and a sheet passing speed of the steel strip passing through the soaking zone are constant, a variation of pressure in the annealing furnace is suppressed by adjusting a flow rate of the dry gas, and a variation range of an amount of moisture supplied into the soaking zone by the humidified gas is limited to 20% or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2016
    Publication date: August 23, 2018
    Applicant: JFE STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Gentaro TAKEDA, Hideyuki TAKAHASHI, Yoichi MAKIMIZU, Yoshikazu SUZUKI, Yoshimasa HIMEI
  • Publication number: 20180012041
    Abstract: A communication connection apparatus controls connection of a communication line between a first and second communication devices comprising: a first connection port for the first communication device, including a first transmission unit through which a signal from the first communication device passes and a first reception unit through which a signal for the first communication device passes; a second connection port for the second communication device, including a second transmission unit through which a signal from the second communication device passes and a second reception unit through which a signal for the second communication device passes; a first connection line connecting the first transmission unit and the second reception unit; and a simulated-signal input unit that inputs a first signal to the first reception unit. On the first signal being input to the first reception unit, the first reception unit and the second transmission unit are physically disconnected.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2016
    Publication date: January 11, 2018
    Inventors: Toshiharu TAKAHASHI, Yoshikazu SUZUKI