Patents by Inventor Yutaka Ozawa

Yutaka Ozawa 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: 20190101155
    Abstract: A journal bearing includes: a carrier ring having an annular shape; a first bearing pad disposed on a radially inner side of a lower half region of the carrier ring and configured to support a rotor shaft from below; a first oil-supply unit disposed immediately before and upstream of the first bearing pad; a pair of side plates disposed on both end portions of the carrier ring with respect to an axial direction, along an outer periphery of the rotor shaft, Each of the side plates includes: a first region; and a second region which is positioned above the first region, and in which a gap between an inner peripheral surface of the side plate and an outer peripheral surface of the rotor shaft is narrower than that in the first region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 10, 2016
    Publication date: April 4, 2019
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakano, Tanehiro Shinohara, Takaaki Kaikogi, Yuichiro Waki, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20190072128
    Abstract: A bearing device includes: a carrier ring; a first bearing portion disposed along an outer periphery of a rotor shaft on a radially inner side of the carrier ring; a second bearing portion disposed along the outer periphery of the rotor shaft and downstream of the first bearing portion, with respect to a rotational direction of the rotor shaft, on the radially inner side of the carrier ring; and a pair of side plates disposed along the outer periphery of the rotor shaft, on both sides of the carrier ring with respect to an axial direction. In a carrier-ring side region of an inner peripheral surface of each of the side plates, a groove extending in a circumferential direction along a side surface of the first bearing portion is formed at least in a part of an extending range of the first bearing portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 10, 2016
    Publication date: March 7, 2019
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakano, Tanehiro Shinohara, Takaaki Kaikogi, Yuichiro Waki, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20190066634
    Abstract: A display device includes: sub-pixels each including a memory block including memories; memory selection line groups each including memory selection lines electrically coupled to the memory blocks in the sub-pixels that belong to the corresponding row; a memory selection circuit configured to concurrently output memory selection signals to the memory selection line groups; a potential line; a conduction switch provided for at least one memory in the memory block on a one-to-one basis; and an operating-memory conduction circuit configured to output, to the conduction switch, an operation signal for determining whether to electrically couple or uncouple the potential line and the corresponding one memory. Each memory is capable of storing sub-pixel data therein when being coupled to the potential line. Each sub-pixel displays an image based on the sub-pixel data stored in one memory in the sub-pixel according to the memory selection line supplied with the memory selection signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2018
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Masaya TAMAKI, Yutaka MITSUZAWA, Takayuki NAKAO, Yutaka OZAWA
  • Publication number: 20190048924
    Abstract: A journal bearing includes: a carrier ring; a plurality of bearing pads disposed on a radially inner side of a lower half region of the carrier ring; a pair of side plates disposed on both sides of the plurality of bearing pads with respect to an axial direction of the rotor shaft; and at least one oil-supply unit for supplying lubricant oil to the plurality of bearing pads. From among the at least one oil-supply unit, a first oil-supply unit disposed on a downstream side of a most downstream pad positioned most downstream of the plurality of bearing pads is configured to supply the lubricant oil toward a region below a corner portion of the most downstream pad, of a trailing edge surface of the most downstream pad, the corner portion being formed by an intersection between a pad surface of the most downstream pad and the trailing edge surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Publication date: February 14, 2019
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Tanehiro Shinohara, Takaaki Kaikogi, Takashi Nakano, Yuichiro Waki, Yutaka Ozawa, Naoto Tochitani
  • Publication number: 20190032718
    Abstract: A journal bearing includes: a carrier ring; a plurality of bearing pads disposed on a radially inner side of a lower half region of the carrier ring, and configured to support a rotor shaft from below; and a guide metal disposed in an upper half region of the carrier ring, in center with respect to an axial direction of the rotor shaft, so as to cover an upper region of an outer peripheral surface of the rotor shaft.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Publication date: January 31, 2019
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Tanehiro Shinohara, Takaaki Kaikogi, Takashi Nakano, Yuichiro Waki, Yutaka Ozawa, Naoto Tochitani
  • Publication number: 20190032513
    Abstract: A journal bearing includes: a carrier ring; a plurality of bearing pads disposed on a radially inner side of a lower half region of the carrier ring and configured to support a rotor shaft from below; a pair of side plates disposed on both sides of the plurality of bearing pads, with respect to an axial direction of the rotor shaft; and a dam disposed on a radially inner side of the carrier ring, in a downstream section of an upper half region of the carrier ring, and configured to suppress a downstream flow of carried-over oil. A gap is provided between inner peripheral surfaces of the respective side plates and an outer peripheral surface of the rotor shaft, for bringing into communication an outside and a bearing interior space surrounded by the pair of side plates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Publication date: January 31, 2019
    Inventors: Tanehiro SHINOHARA, Takaaki KAIKOGI, Takashi NAKANO, Yuichiro WAKI, Yutaka OZAWA, Naoto TOCHITANI
  • Publication number: 20190010976
    Abstract: A journal bearing includes a carrier ring, a plurality of bearing pads disposed on a radially inner side of a lower-half region of the carrier ring and configured to support a rotor shaft from below, and a pair of side plates disposed on both sides of the plurality of bearing pads with respect to an axial direction of the rotor shaft. Each of the side plates includes a first region including a circumferential range upstream of a first bearing pad positioned furthest upstream among the plurality of bearing pads, and a second region positioned upstream of the first region and has a larger distance between an inner peripheral surface of the side plate and an outer peripheral surface of the rotor shaft than that of the first region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2017
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Inventors: Tanehiro SHINOHARA, Takaaki KAIKOGI, Takashi NAKANO, Yuichiro WAKI, Yutaka OZAWA, Naoto TOCHITANI
  • Publication number: 20190005904
    Abstract: A display device includes: a plurality of sub-pixels each including a memory block; a clock signal output circuit configured to output a plurality of clock signals having different frequencies; a selection circuit configured to select one of the clock signals as a selected clock signal; a plurality of memory selection line groups provided for respective rows; a memory selection circuit configured to output a memory selection signal concurrently to the memory selection line groups in synchronization with the selected clock signal, the memory selection signal being a signal for selecting one from a plurality of memories in each of the memory blocks; a common electrode to which a common potential common to the sub-pixels is supplied; and a common-electrode driving circuit configured to switch the common potential in synchronization with the reference clock signal and output the switched common potential.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Publication date: January 3, 2019
    Inventors: Yutaka MITSUZAWA, Takayuki NAKAO, Yutaka OZAWA, Masaya TAMAKI
  • Publication number: 20180324391
    Abstract: The display system includes a display system including an image-capturing apparatus including an image-capturing element; an image processing apparatus that performs image processing on the image; and a display apparatus including a display device that displays the image resulting from the image processing. The image processing apparatus includes an image processor that performs the image processing on a predetermined number of line images corresponding to a part of a frame image captured by the image-capturing element, sequentially outputs the image to the display apparatus per the predetermined number of line images, and causes the display apparatus to display the frame image; and a storage device that stores the predetermined number of line images until the frame image is completed. The image processor is configured to perform the image processing including frame unit processing on the predetermined number of line images associated with the frame image to be output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2018
    Publication date: November 8, 2018
    Inventors: Yutaka OZAWA, Akira SAKAIGAWA, Keiji FUKUHARA
  • Publication number: 20180308446
    Abstract: A display device includes: a plurality of sub-pixels each including a memory block that includes a plurality of memories each of which is configured to store sub-pixel data; a plurality of memory selection line groups provided to respective rows and each including a plurality of memory selection lines electrically coupled to the corresponding memory blocks in the sub-pixels that belong to a corresponding row; a memory selection circuit configured to simultaneously output a memory selection signal to the memory selection line groups, the memory selection signal being a signal for selecting one from the plurality of memories in each of the memory blocks. In accordance with the memory selection lines supplied with the memory selection signal, the sub-pixels display an image based on the sub-pixel data stored in memories in the respective sub-pixels, the memories each being one of the plurality of memories in the corresponding sub-pixel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2018
    Publication date: October 25, 2018
    Inventors: Yutaka Mitsuzawa, Takayuki Nakao, Masaya Tamaki, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Patent number: 10051245
    Abstract: The display system includes a display system including an image-capturing apparatus including an image-capturing element; an image processing apparatus that performs image processing on the image; and a display apparatus including a display device that displays the image resulting from the image processing. The image processing apparatus includes an image processor that performs the image processing on a predetermined number of line images corresponding to a part of a frame image captured by the image-capturing element, sequentially outputs the image to the display apparatus per the predetermined number of line images, and causes the display apparatus to display the frame image; and a storage device that stores the predetermined number of line images until the frame image is completed. The image processor is configured to perform the image processing including frame unit processing on the predetermined number of line images associated with the frame image to be output.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2018
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yutaka Ozawa, Akira Sakaigawa, Keiji Fukuhara
  • Patent number: 9934748
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display device including: a display section configured to have a plurality of scanning signal lines to which respective scanning signals are applied, the display section performing line-sequential scanning by repeating interruption and resumption of the line-sequential scanning on a basis of the plurality of scanning signals, and displaying an image; and a scanning section configured to generate the plurality of scanning signals such that transition times on a pulse termination side of the respective scanning signals are equal to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2018
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiya Hirabayashi, Koji Shimizu, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Patent number: 9885384
    Abstract: An object is to provide a floating bush bearing device with excellent oscillation stability and small bearing loss. A floating bush bearing device which rotatably supports a rotation shaft includes: a bearing housing, a floating bush rotatably disposed between the rotation shaft and an inner circumferential surface of the bearing housing, in the bearing housing, and a bush side oil supply hole which is formed through the floating bush and is capable of supplying lubricating oil between the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush has a non-circular shape so that a gap portion is formed between the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, the gap portion having a predetermined clearance or larger regardless of relative positions of the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, and the bush side oil supply hole communicates with the gap portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2018
    Assignee: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takaya Futae, Hiroshi Kanki, Noriyuki Hayashi, Hideaki Nishida, Shinji Ogawa, Chiaki Yasuda, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20170272702
    Abstract: The display system includes a display system including an image-capturing apparatus including an image-capturing element; an image processing apparatus that performs image processing on the image; and a display apparatus including a display device that displays the image resulting from the image processing. The image processing apparatus includes an image processor that performs the image processing on a predetermined number of line images corresponding to a part of a frame image captured by the image-capturing element, sequentially outputs the image to the display apparatus per the predetermined number of line images, and causes the display apparatus to display the frame image; and a storage device that stores the predetermined number of line images until the frame image is completed. The image processor is configured to perform the image processing including frame unit processing on the predetermined number of line images associated with the frame image to be output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2017
    Publication date: September 21, 2017
    Inventors: Yutaka OZAWA, Akira SAKAIGAWA, Keiji FUKUHARA
  • Publication number: 20170256227
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display device including: a display section configured to have a plurality of scanning signal lines to which respective scanning signals are applied, the display section performing line-sequential scanning by repeating interruption and resumption of the line-sequential scanning on a basis of the plurality of scanning signals, and displaying an image; and a scanning section configured to generate the plurality of scanning signals such that transition times on a pulse termination side of the respective scanning signals are equal to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2017
    Publication date: September 7, 2017
    Inventors: Yukiya Hirabayashi, Koji Shimizu, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Patent number: 9685135
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display device including: a display section configured to have a plurality of scanning signal lines to which respective scanning signals are applied, the display section performing line-sequential scanning by repeating interruption and resumption of the line-sequential scanning on a basis of the plurality of scanning signals, and displaying an image; and a scanning section configured to generate the plurality of scanning signals such that transition times on a pulse termination side of the respective scanning signals are equal to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiya Hirabayashi, Koji Shimizu, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20170025083
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display device including: a display section configured to have a plurality of scanning signal lines to which respective scanning signals are applied, the display section performing line-sequential scanning by repeating interruption and resumption of the line-sequential scanning on a basis of the plurality of scanning signals, and displaying an image; and a scanning section configured to generate the plurality of scanning signals such that transition times on a pulse termination side of the respective scanning signals are equal to each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2016
    Publication date: January 26, 2017
    Inventors: Yukiya Hirabayashi, Koji Shimizu, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20160351145
    Abstract: According to an aspect, a display device includes: a display area provided to a substrate; a shift register including a plurality of registers coupled in series; and a control circuit that supplies clock pulses to the registers, and that supplies a start pulse to a first register of the shift register to acquire an output from a last register of the shift register, wherein the display area is provided in an area surrounded by the shift register, the control circuit, and wiring that couples the shift register to the control circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2016
    Publication date: December 1, 2016
    Applicant: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Fumitaka GOTOH, lsao EDATSUNE, Yutaka OZAWA, Tsutomu HARADA
  • Patent number: 9495922
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display device including: a display section configured to have a plurality of scanning signal lines to which respective scanning signals are applied, the display section performing line-sequential scanning by repeating interruption and resumption of the line-sequential scanning on a basis of the plurality of scanning signals, and displaying an image; and a scanning section configured to generate the plurality of scanning signals such that transition times on a pulse termination side of the respective scanning signals are equal to each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2016
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yukiya Hirabayashi, Koji Shimizu, Yutaka Ozawa
  • Publication number: 20150330442
    Abstract: An object is to provide a floating bush bearing device with excellent oscillation stability and small bearing loss. A floating bush bearing device which rotatably supports a rotation shaft includes: a bearing housing, a floating bush rotatably disposed between the rotation shaft and an inner circumferential surface of the bearing housing, in the bearing housing, and a bush side oil supply hole which is formed through the floating bush and is capable of supplying lubricating oil between the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush has a non-circular shape so that a gap portion is formed between the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, the gap portion having a predetermined clearance or larger regardless of relative positions of the rotation shaft and the inner circumferential surface of the floating bush, and the bush side oil supply hole communicates with the gap portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Takaya FUTAE, Hiroshi KANKI, Noriyuki HAYASHI, Hideaki NISHIDA, Shinji OGAWA, Chiaki YASUDA, Yutaka OZAWA