Patents by Inventor Yoshinori Tanaka

Yoshinori Tanaka 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: 10976695
    Abstract: An image heating apparatus includes a frame having first and second side plates. A cylindrical film is provided between the side plates, and a heater contacts an inner surface of the film. A roller forms a nip in cooperation with the heater through the film, and an image, formed on a recording material, is heated by heat of the heater, while moving in the nip. A holder holds the heater, and is provided in an inside space of the film. With respect to a longitudinal direction, a length of the holder is greater than a distance between the side plates. In addition, a stay, formed of metal, reinforces the holder, and is provided in the inside space of the film. A length of the stay is greater than the distance between the side plates, and a position of the stay with respect to the longitudinal direction is determined by the holder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Noriaki Tanaka, Yoshinori Hashimoto
  • Publication number: 20210095054
    Abstract: A method for producing a fluoropolymer, which includes polymerizing a fluoromonomer in an aqueous medium in the presence of a surfactant to provide a fluoropolymer, wherein the surfactant is a carboxylic acid type hydrocarbon-containing surfactant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2019
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Hirotoshi YOSHIDA, Taketo KATO, Kenji ICHIKAWA, Yohei FUJIMOTO, Yoshinori NANBA, Kengo ITO, Masahiro HIGASHI, Satoru YONEDA, Akiyoshi YAMAUCHI, Sumi ISHIHARA, Moe HOSOKAWA, Marina NAKANO, Yuuji TANAKA, Yosuke KISHIKAWA, Hirokazu AOYAMA, Masamichi SUKEGAWA, Taku YAMANAKA, Hiroyuki SATO
  • Patent number: 10966244
    Abstract: A terminal device includes a processor and a memory connected to the processor, wherein the processor executes a process including: receiving a resource specifying signal that specifies a random access resource used to transmit a preamble for random access; selecting one preamble from a plurality of preamble candidates previously acquired; and transmitting the selected preamble by using a random access resource arranged in timing based on a reception timing of the resource specifying signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Fujitsu Limited
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Shimomura, Yoshinori Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10964166
    Abstract: Disclosed is an operating device of a game machine which is installed in the game machine including a display portion which displays the progress of a game in accordance with a control of a body controller and a result of the game and operates the progress of the game in conjunction with a display on the display portion. This operating device includes a rotation operation portion capable of being rotated by a player, a rotation operation detecting portion which detects a state of rotation operation of the rotation operation portion, a decoration display portion which displays any one of a pattern, a symbol and a letter, or a combination thereof, and a connection portion which outputs a signal of the rotation operation detecting portion to the body controller and inputs a signal for controlling a display of the decoration display portion from the body controller.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: JT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hidehiko Sakamoto, Jong Hak Choi, Hideo Takeda, Nobuyuki Matsutani, Hiroaki Kashima, Yuta Kikuchi, Takashi Mega, Akito Inoue, Yoshinori Ogawa, Yoshihisa Tanaka, Yuki Hamamoto, Rui Kaga, Takaaki Hirama, Noriyuki Ikarashi
  • Publication number: 20210092602
    Abstract: A communication device has a first communication function and a second communication function. The communication device includes a processor. The processor is configured to detect identification information for identifying a specific cell having the second communication function set in advance. The processor is configured to change, in a case of detecting the identification information for identifying the specific cell, connection destination information indicating a connection destination of the communication device to connection destination information corresponding to the specific cell. The processor is configured to perform connection processing and authentication processing with a communication destination via the specific cell, on the basis of the changed connection destination information corresponding to the specific cell. As a result, connection to a local network via the specific cell can be automated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2020
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventor: Yoshinori TANAKA
  • Patent number: 10954808
    Abstract: A sealing device for suppressing a leakage flow of a fluid via an annular gap between a stationary member and a rotary member of a rotary machine includes: a fixed fin having an annular shape and disposed in the annular gap; and a movable fin having an annular shape and being disposed adjacent to the fixed fin in an axial direction inside the annular gap. The movable fin has a greater thermal expansion coefficient than the fixed fin and is fixed to the fixed fin in a fixing region on a root-end side of the movable fin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI POWER, LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Kuwamura, Hiroharu Oyama, Yoshinori Tanaka, Hideaki Sugishita
  • Publication number: 20210083912
    Abstract: A radio communication method includes: by a radio terminal device, generating position indicating signals that are different between blocks of radio resources each of which is an allocation unit of data; mapping the position indicating signals generated and transmission data to the blocks; and transmitting a signal including the blocks; by a base station device, receiving the signal including the blocks of the radio resources; evaluating continuity of the blocks, based on the position indicating signals mapped to the blocks; and demodulating data mapped to the blocks for each radio terminal device, based on an evaluation result.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2020
    Publication date: March 18, 2021
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Masatsugu Shimizu, YOSHINORI TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20210074728
    Abstract: In a semiconductor integrated circuit in which a pair of signal lines is wired, the wiring shape of these signal lines is simplified. An output circuit outputs a predetermined differential signal from a positive output terminal and a negative output terminal. A plurality of positive transistors and a plurality of negative transistors are disposed in a logic circuit. Gates of the plurality of positive transistors are arranged in a predetermined direction. Gates of the plurality of negative transistors are arranged in a predetermined direction. A positive signal line is wired from the positive output terminal along the predetermined direction, and connects each of the gates of the plurality of positive transistors and the positive output terminal. A negative signal line is wired from the negative output terminal along the predetermined direction, and connects each of the gates of the plurality of negative transistors and the negative output terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2018
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventor: Yoshinori Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10940978
    Abstract: A tearing guide strip 23 is integrated with a base part 21a or 21b of at least one of a male member 2a and a female member 2b constituting a zipper 2 in a peelable manner to improve the tearing unsealing ability of a zipper-equipped bag provided with an interlocking type zipper enabling resealing and unsealing after the bag is unsealed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: IDEMITSU UNITECH CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshinori Nanba, Kenichi Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20210057151
    Abstract: A method for producing a coil for electric apparatus of the present invention is the method for producing a coil for electric apparatus for cutting spirally a block-shaped workpiece formed with a cylindrical portion corresponding to the coil in a circumferential direction of the cylindrical portion, the spiral coil is formed by turning a cutting means while moving it relatively to the workpiece from a part corresponding to one end of the coil to a part corresponding the other end of the coil along a machining line spirally set in the circumferential direction of the cylindrical portion. According to the invention, since the coil is formed by cutting the continuous cutting machining plane without generating a step in design from the block-shaped workpiece formed with a cylindrical portion corresponding to the coil using a wire-tool etc., it is possible to constitute a high-quality coil.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2019
    Publication date: February 25, 2021
    Applicant: FUKUI PREFECTURAL GOVERNMENT
    Inventors: Yoshinori SASAKI, Masaki HASHIMOTO, Taiki TANAKA, Hiroshi SANO, Yuichi HASHIMOTO
  • Publication number: 20210037521
    Abstract: A radio communication device includes: a communication circuit configured to transmit and receive a signal to and from other radio communication device; and a control circuit configured to cause the communication circuit to transmit, through a control channel in a first layer, first acknowledgement information to the other radio communication device, the first acknowledgement information indicating whether data in a second layer different from the first layer is normally received from the other radio communication device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Yoshiaki OHTA, YOSHIHIRO KAWASAKI, YOSHINORI TANAKA, SHINICHIRO AIKAWA
  • Patent number: 10910717
    Abstract: An antenna device including a first rod-shaped core having a flange portion and a second rod-shaped core having a flange portion, which are arranged in series and including a first coil and a second coil, wherein the end surface of the first rod-shaped core and the end surface of the second rod-shaped core are spaced.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: SUMIDA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshinori Inoue, Isao Douchi, Kei Tanaka, Takanari Fujimaki, Yoshinori Miura, Hiroshi Kawasaki, Hiromitsu Kuriki, Takanobu Rokuka, Hiroyuki Miyazaki
  • Patent number: 10895464
    Abstract: A navigation device that includes: a memory; and a processor that is configured to: acquire route information relating to a planned route to be traveled by a second vehicle of a user having a friendly relationship with a user of a first vehicle, search for a guided route based on a current position of the first vehicle and the route information, such that at least one of the first vehicle or the second vehicle heads toward a common location, and output route guidance information relating to the guided route to at least one of the first vehicle or the second vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2021
    Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Yoshinori Yamada, Takahiro Suzuki, Yosuke Tokuda, Taiki Nakamura, Miyu Tanaka, Kentaro Otokubo
  • Publication number: 20210013700
    Abstract: A surface emission laser formed of a group III nitride semiconductor includes a first conductivity type first clad layer; a first conductivity type first guide layer on the first clad layer; a light-emitting layer on the first guide layer; a second guide layer on the light-emitting layer; and a second conductivity type second clad layer on the second guide layer. The first or second guide layer internally includes voids periodically arranged at square lattice positions with two axes perpendicular to one another as arrangement directions in a surface parallel to the guide layer. The voids have a polygonal prism structure or an oval columnar structure with a long axis and a short axis perpendicular to the long axis in the parallel surface, and the long axis is inclined with respect to one axis among the arrangement directions of the voids.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2018
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicants: Kyoto University, Stanley Electric Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Susumu NODA, Yoshinori TANAKA, Menaka DE ZOYSA, Tomoaki KOIZUMI, Kei EMOTO
  • Publication number: 20210012067
    Abstract: A sentence matching system includes an input unit configured to input a sentence, a matching determination unit configured to determine matching between the sentence input by the input unit and a preset matching sentence, wherein precision used to determine the matching in accordance with the matching sentence is set in the matching sentence, and the matching determination unit determines the matching at the precision and priority corresponding to the precision for each matching sentence.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2019
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicant: NTT DOCOMO, INC.
    Inventors: Go TANAKA, Kousuke KADONO, Tomoyoshi OONO, Yoshinori ISODA, Takeshi YOSHIMURA
  • Patent number: 10889728
    Abstract: A silicone mist inhibitor which has an excellent effect of inhibiting silicone mist and provides a composition and a cured product which have excellent storage stability is provided. A silicone mist inhibitor includes at least one selected from organic powder, inorganic powder and inorganic-organic composite powder, wherein the powder has a volume average particle size of 100 to 4000 nm. Further, a solventless silicone composition includes an organopolysiloxane having a viscosity at 25 degrees C. of 25 to 50,000 mPa┬Ěs, wherein the solventless silicone composition further includes the aforesaid silicone mist inhibitor in an amount of 0.1 to 10 parts by mass, relative to 100 parts by mass of the organopolysiloxane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Assignee: SHIN-ETSU CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kenji Tanaka, Shinji Irifune, Yoshinori Inokuchi
  • Patent number: 10887880
    Abstract: A wireless communication system includes: a transmitting apparatus to transmit using one or more of radio resources; and a receiving apparatus to store correspondence information indicating a correspondence between a resource amount and a data size, the transmitting apparatus transmits to the receiving apparatus, data mapped to the radio resources, where the transmitting apparatus transmits a single control signal associated with the data to be transmitted across a plurality of time resource, the transmitting apparatus transmits a single control signal associated with the data transmitted across a plurality of frequency resources, the single control signal includes information indicating a value based on a number of the plurality of time resources, a number of the plurality of frequency resources, or information indicating a first resource amount wherein the receiving apparatus acquires a first data size being dependent on the value, the first resource amount, and correspondence information, and decode the da
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: Fujitsu Limited
    Inventors: Tetsuya Yano, Yoshiaki Ohta, Yoshinori Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10884231
    Abstract: An illumination device includes a light converter that primary light enters and that is configured to convert at least part of the primary light into secondary light having a second wavelength that differs from a first wavelength of the primary light and to diffuse the secondary light, a first reflector configured to reflect at least part of the diffused secondary light toward the light converter, and a holder holding at least one of the first reflector and the light converter. The first reflector and the light converter are separated from each other so that the primary light transmitted through the first reflector enters the light converter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: OLYMPUS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yoshinori Tanaka, Satoshi Ohara
  • Patent number: 10886805
    Abstract: A stator for a rotary electric machine includes: a stator core including an annular stator yoke, a plurality of teeth protruding from the stator yoke to an inside in a radial direction, and a plurality of slots formed between adjacent teeth; and a plurality of coils arranged in each of the slots. In the stator core, a coolant distributing plate having an annular shape to surround the plurality of coils from an outer circumferential side is interposed, and the coolant distributing plate is provided with coolant supply portions discharging a coolant toward the plurality of coils.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tadanobu Takahashi, Yoshinori Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10880142
    Abstract: A radio communication method includes: by a radio terminal device, generating position indicating signals that are different between blocks of radio resources each of which is an allocation unit of data; mapping the position indicating signals generated and transmission data to the blocks; and transmitting a signal including the blocks; by a base station device, receiving the signal including the blocks of the radio resources; evaluating continuity of the blocks, based on the position indicating signals mapped to the blocks; and demodulating data mapped to the blocks for each radio terminal device, based on an evaluation result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Masatsugu Shimizu, Yoshinori Tanaka