Patents by Inventor Yoshiyuki Honda

Yoshiyuki Honda 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: 20220267599
    Abstract: A resin composition includes a polyolefin resin (a) and a polyamide resin (b) accounting for 100 wt % in total, the polyolefin resin (a) and the polyamide resin (b) accounting for 70 to 30 wt % and 30 to 70 wt %, respectively, and a surface of a molded resin product produced from the resin composition, analyzed by infrared microspectrometry, giving a spectrum peak intensity ratio of 3.0 to 5.0 as calculated by equation (1), wherein a melt viscosity ratio defined by equation (2) is 0.35 to 0.64 when measured at a shear rate of 1.216 second?1 and at a temperature of Tp+20° C., wherein Tp (° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2020
    Publication date: August 25, 2022
    Inventors: Yuki Furukawa, Yoshiyuki Honda, Masaru Akita, Sadanori Kumazawa
  • Patent number: 11410785
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light concentrating mirror may include a substrate, a multilayer reflection film provided on the substrate and configured to reflect extreme ultraviolet light, and a protective film provided on the multilayer reflection film. Here, the protective film may include a mixed film in which a network-forming oxide is mixed with an amorphous titanium oxide, or a mixed film in which two or more amorphous titanium oxide layers and two or more network-forming oxide layers are each alternately laminated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2022
    Assignee: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Honda, Masayuki Morita
  • Patent number: 11366390
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation system may include a laser system emitting first prepulse laser light, second prepulse laser light, and main pulse laser light in this order; a chamber including at least one window for introducing, into the chamber, the first prepulse laser light, the second prepulse laser light, and the main pulse laser light; a target supply unit supplying a target to a predetermined region in the chamber; and a processor controlling the laser system to irradiate the target with the first prepulse laser light, irradiate the target, having been irradiated with the first prepulse laser light, with the second prepulse laser light having a pulse time width longer than a pulse time width of the main pulse laser light, and irradiate the target, having been irradiated with the second prepulse laser light, with the main pulse laser light temporally separated from the second prepulse laser light.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Takanari Kobayashi, Hirokazu Hosoda, Yoshiyuki Honda
  • Publication number: 20220145044
    Abstract: A composite molded article obtained by laser welding molded article composed of a polyester resin composition having a crystallinity of 15% or more as calculated with fast scanning calorimetry by a calculation method, wherein the calculation method includes using fast scanning calorimetry, the polyester resin composition is heated from 30° C. to 260° C. at 10000° C./second, then maintained at 260° C. for 0.1 second, then cooled to 80° C. at 5000° C./second, maintained at 80° C. for 0.1 second, then cooled to ?70° C. at 5000° C./second, and then heated to 260° C. at 1000° C./second, after which the curve obtained is used to calculate the crystallinity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2021
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Inventors: Yasunari Yoshimura, Yoshiyuki Honda, Sadanori Kumazawa
  • Publication number: 20220035249
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation system may include a laser system emitting first prepulse laser light, second prepulse laser light, and main pulse laser light in this order; a chamber including at least one window for introducing, into the chamber, the first prepulse laser light, the second prepulse laser light, and the main pulse laser light; a target supply unit supplying a target to a predetermined region in the chamber; and a processor controlling the laser system to irradiate the target with the first prepulse laser light, irradiate the target, having been irradiated with the first prepulse laser light, with the second prepulse laser light having a pulse time width longer than a pulse time width of the main pulse laser light, and irradiate the target, having been irradiated with the second prepulse laser light, with the main pulse laser light temporally separated from the second prepulse laser light.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Publication date: February 3, 2022
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Takanari KOBAYASHI, Hirokazu HOSODA, Yoshiyuki HONDA
  • Publication number: 20210407700
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light concentrating mirror may include a substrate, a multilayer reflection film provided on the substrate and configured to reflect extreme ultraviolet light, and a protective film provided on the multilayer reflection film. Here, the protective film may include a mixed film in which a network-forming oxide is mixed with an amorphous titanium oxide, or a mixed film in which two or more amorphous titanium oxide layers and two or more network-forming oxide layers are each alternately laminated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2021
    Publication date: December 30, 2021
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Honda, Masayuki Morita
  • Publication number: 20210351430
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing an energy storage device according to one aspect of the present invention includes inserting an electrode assembly into a case while causing an insulating member having a sheet-like shape to follow a surface of the electrode assembly in which electrodes are layered. The insulating member includes a first portion corresponding to a first surface of the electrode assembly in a first direction which is a direction of a short side surface of the case and a thickness direction of the electrode assembly, a second portion corresponding to a first end surface which is an end surface of the electrode assembly in a second direction orthogonal to the first direction, a third portion corresponding to a second surface of the electrode assembly in the first direction, and a first extending portion extending from the first portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2021
    Publication date: November 11, 2021
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki HONDA, Akio KAWAI
  • Patent number: 10976665
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation apparatus includes: a chamber having an internal space in which a laser beam is condensed and plasma generation occurs at a focusing position of the laser beam; a condensing mirror configured to condense extreme ultraviolet light generated through the plasma generation; and a magnetic field generation unit configured to generate a magnetic field. The condensing mirror includes a substrate, a reflective layer, and a protective layer. The protective layer includes a first protective layer disposed in a first region, and a second protective layer disposed in a second region. A material of the first protective layer is less dense than a material of the second protective layer. The material of the second protective layer has a transmittance for the extreme ultraviolet light higher than that of the material of the first protective layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventor: Yoshiyuki Honda
  • Patent number: 10857784
    Abstract: Reaction liquid application S1 to an ink receiving medium, formation of a first image by ink application S2, liquid absorption S3 from the first image by a porous body of a liquid absorbing member, cleaning S4 of the porous body, and liquid collection S5 from the porous body are repeated in an inkjet printing method. When the porous body comes into contact with the first image, first chemical species in the reaction liquid contributing to increasing the ink viscosity is contained, on the ink receiving medium and in the porous body, at a higher level in terms of molar equivalent per unit area than second chemical species in the ink also contributing to increasing the ink viscosity. In the liquid collection S5, the liquid is collected so that the liquid remains in the porous body on the side to be brought into contact with the first image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Honda, Atsushi Sakamoto, Satoshi Masuda, Toru Yamane, Kyosuke Deguchi, Ryosuke Hirokawa, Toru Ohnishi, Akihiro Mouri, Noboru Toyama
  • Publication number: 20200371442
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation apparatus includes: a chamber having an internal space in which a laser beam is condensed and plasma generation occurs at a focusing position of the laser beam; a condensing mirror configured to condense extreme ultraviolet light generated through the plasma generation; and a magnetic field generation unit configured to generate a magnetic field. The condensing mirror includes a substrate, a reflective layer, and a protective layer. The protective layer includes a first protective layer disposed in a first region, and a second protective layer disposed in a second region. A material of the first protective layer is less dense than a material of the second protective layer. The material of the second protective layer has a transmittance for the extreme ultraviolet light higher than that of the material of the first protective layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 10, 2020
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventor: Yoshiyuki HONDA
  • Patent number: 10820400
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation apparatus includes: a chamber in which plasma is generated from a target substance at a condensation position of a laser beam; a condenser mirror configured to condense extreme ultraviolet light generated by the plasma; and a magnetic field generation unit configured to generate a magnetic field that converges a charged particle generated by the plasma toward a wall of the chamber, the condenser mirror includes a substrate, a reflective layer, and a protective layer provided on the reflective layer, the protective layer has layer thickness distribution in which a layer thickness of the protective layer from a reflective layer surface changes, and the layer thickness of the protective layer is maximum at a position on a line (CL) on which a plane passing through a magnetic field axis of the magnetic field generation unit and a central axis (CA) of the condenser mirror intersects the reflective layer surface (62F).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Hiroaki Tomuro, Shinji Nagai, Yoshiyuki Honda
  • Publication number: 20200282614
    Abstract: A fiber-reinforced composite molded article has excellent weldability, stiffness and dimensional stability; and is an article formed from a polyamide resin obtained by at least partially bonding a polyamide resin molded article that is formed from a polyamide resin composition and a fiber-reinforced polyamide resin base that is obtained by impregnating a reinforcing fiber base with a polyamide resin for impregnation, and wherein the heat quantity required for melting of the polyamide resin for impregnation satisfies 300<Q<425 (J/g) and the SP value of the polyamide resin for impregnation as calculated from Fedors' equation satisfies 11<?<13.2 ((cal/cm3)1/2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2017
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki Honda, Kimihiko Hattori, Shunji Kono
  • Patent number: 10730285
    Abstract: On a conveyance path of a liquid absorbing member including a porous body, a liquid absorbing unit 2 that absorbs a first liquid from a first image, a recovery liquid applying unit 3 that applies a recovery liquid to the porous body absorbing the liquid and a liquid collecting unit 4 that collects a liquid component absorbed by the porous body are arranged in this order, and a cleaning unit 5 that brings a cleaning member into contact with the conveyance path of the porous body is disposed at least between the liquid absorbing unit and the recovery liquid applying unit or between the liquid collecting unit and the liquid absorbing unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Atsushi Sakamoto, Satoshi Masuda, Yoshiyuki Honda, Toru Yamane, Kyosuke Deguchi, Ryosuke Hirokawa, Toru Ohnishi, Akihiro Mouri, Noboru Toyama, Toshimori Miyakoshi, Hiroaki Motooka, Ryohei Goto
  • Publication number: 20200209755
    Abstract: A mirror for extreme ultraviolet light includes: a substrate (41); a multilayer film (42) provided on the substrate and configured to reflect extreme ultraviolet light; and a capping layer (53) provided on the multilayer film, and the capping layer includes a first layer (61) containing a compound of a metal having lower electronegativity than Ti and a non-metal and having a lower density than TiO2, and a second layer (62) arranged between the first layer and the multilayer film and having a higher density than the first layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki HONDA, Osamu WAKABAYASHI
  • Publication number: 20200209759
    Abstract: A mirror for extreme ultraviolet light includes: a substrate; a multilayer film provided on the substrate and configured to reflect extreme ultraviolet light; and a capping layer provided on the multilayer film, and the capping layer includes a photocatalyst layer containing a photocatalyst, a promotor layer arranged between the photocatalyst layer and the multilayer film and containing a metal for supporting a photocatalytic ability of the photocatalyst contained in the photocatalyst layer, and a barrier layer arranged between the promotor layer and the multilayer film and configured to prevent diffusion of the metal into the multilayer film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Osamu WAKABAYASHI, Yoshiyuki HONDA
  • Publication number: 20200209444
    Abstract: A mirror for extreme ultraviolet light includes: a substrate (41); a multilayer film (42) provided on the substrate and configured to reflect extreme ultraviolet light; and a capping layer (53) provided on the multilayer film, and the capping layer includes a first layer (61) containing an oxide of a metal, and a second layer (62) arranged between the first layer and the multilayer film and containing at least one of a boride of the metal and a nitride of the metal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Osamu WAKABAYASHI, Yoshiyuki HONDA
  • Patent number: 10675787
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a composite molded body includes a first step of introducing an FRP base material into a mold via a slit part provided in the mold, and inserting the FRP base material along a mold cavity; and a second step of injecting a molten thermoplastic resin composition A into the mold cavity to form the FRP base material into a three-dimensional shape and integrate the injected thermoplastic resin composition A and the FRP base material. The method makes it possible to easily and accurately mold a composite molded body of which a desired portion is efficiently and accurately reinforced in the same mold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Toray Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Kimihiko Hattori, Masato Sugamori, Kazuyoshi Nakano, Yoshito Kuroda, Hideo Matsuoka, Tomoyuki Onodera, Yoshiyuki Honda, Nobuhiko Shimizu
  • Publication number: 20200077501
    Abstract: An extreme ultraviolet light generation apparatus includes: a chamber in which plasma is generated from a target substance at a condensation position of a laser beam; a condenser mirror configured to condense extreme ultraviolet light generated by the plasma; and a magnetic field generation unit configured to generate a magnetic field that converges a charged particle generated by the plasma toward a wall of the chamber, the condenser mirror includes a substrate, a reflective layer, and a protective layer provided on the reflective layer, the protective layer has layer thickness distribution in which a layer thickness of the protective layer from a reflective layer surface changes, and the layer thickness of the protective layer is maximum at a position on a line (CL) on which a plane passing through a magnetic field axis of the magnetic field generation unit and a central axis (CA) of the condenser mirror intersects the reflective layer surface (62F).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Applicant: Gigaphoton Inc.
    Inventors: Hiroaki TOMURO, Shinji NAGAI, Yoshiyuki HONDA
  • Patent number: 10569580
    Abstract: An ink jet recording apparatus including: an image forming unit that forms a first image containing a first liquid and a coloring material on a transfer body; and a liquid absorbing device including a liquid absorbing member having a porous body coming in contact with the first image to at least partially absorb the first liquid from the first image, and a cleaning member coming in contact with the porous body to clean the porous body wherein surface free energy Y1 of the transfer body, surface free energy Y2 of the porous body, surface free energy Y3 of the cleaning member, and a dispersion force component Yd of surface free energy of the first image satisfy the following Equation (1): |Yd,?Y3|<|Yd,?Y1|<|Yd,?Y2|??(1).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kyosuke Deguchi, Toru Yamane, Atsushi Sakamoto, Satoshi Masuda, Yoshiyuki Honda, Ryosuke Hirokawa, Akihiro Mouri, Toru Ohnishi, Noboru Toyama
  • Patent number: 10543679
    Abstract: A liquid holding amount of a porous body of a liquid absorbing member for removing at least a portion of an aqueous liquid component from an image obtained by ink jet printing is controlled so as to reduce damage to the porous body while maintaining performance of removing attached matters from the porous body by using a cleaning member which abuts on the porous body and has an adhesive force.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Satoshi Masuda, Toru Yamane, Kyosuke Deguchi, Ryosuke Hirokawa, Toru Ohnishi, Akihiro Mouri, Noboru Toyama, Atsushi Sakamoto, Yoshiyuki Honda, Taku Higashiyama, Susumu Hirosawa