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Masayuki Furutani: Controller of hybrid electric vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, March 5, 1996: US05495906 (69 worldwide citation)

A motor continuously drives rear wheels during medium and low-speed running, while an engine drives front wheels in a high-speed running area. In this case, transfer of an engine-generated driving force to wheels is controlled by a transmission. In a medium- or low-speed running area, the engine is ...


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Masayuki Furutani, Yoshiyuki Nakamura, Ryoji Oki: Power supply system for hybrid vehicles. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett Dunner, February 15, 1994: US05285862 (44 worldwide citation)

When voltage at the main battery 10 is lowered, an EV-ECU 36 instructs a starting motor 24 to rotate to actuate an engine 26 for the initiation of power generation. At that time, the starting motor receives electric current mainly from a power capacitor 34, while an auxiliary battery 22 is connected ...


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Masayuki Furutani, Yoshihide Nii, Kohsuke Suzui, Yoshiyuki Nakamura: Drive control apparatus of series hybrid vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, June 27, 1995: US05428274 (42 worldwide citation)

A drive control apparatus for a series hybrid vehicle. The series hybrid vehicle includes an engine, a generator, a battery and a motor. The generator is activated by electricity from the engine so as to drive the motor. The battery is charged by the electricity from the generator, being discharged ...


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Masayuki Furutani, Yoshihide Nii: Controller of an engine driving generator for an electric vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, May 2, 1995: US05412251 (20 worldwide citation)

Controller 40 receives accelerator opening and brake depressing amounts, and the output of an ammeter 30 and voltmeter 32 as inputs. In response to the state of these input signals, the controller 40 determines the timing to detect the state of charge (SOC) of the battery 10 and detects the SOC of t ...


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Masayuki Furutani, Yoshihide Ny: Controller of an engine driven generator for an electric vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, March 5, 1996: US05497070 (11 worldwide citation)

Controller 40 receives accelerator opening and brake depressing amounts, and the output of an ammeter 30 and voltmeter 32 as inputs. In response to the state of these input signals, the controller 40 determines the timing to detect the state of charge (SOC) of the battery 10 and detects the SOC of t ...


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Kuniyoshi Tashiro, Arihiro Furumoto, Ryo Ando, Masayuki Furutani, Masaru Chikita, Koji Miyamoto: Front structure of vehicle. Mazda Motor Corporation, Studebaker & Brackett PC, February 9, 2016: US09254812 (3 worldwide citation)

A vehicle comprises a bumper reinforcement extending in a vehicle width direction and a shock absorbing member fixed to a front face of the bumper reinforcement and extending in the vehicle width direction along the bumper reinforcement. The shock absorbing member comprises a base portion extending ...


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Tadatomo Toda, Seiji Namba, Masayuki Furutani, Keiichi Kamimura: Accessory support structure for vehicle engine. MAZDA MOTOR CORPORATION, Studebaker & Brackett PC, October 9, 2018: US10094512

An accessory support structure for a vehicle engine includes a pair of accessory-side supports provided on the engine accessory, and a pair of engine-side supports provided on the engine body. The engine-side supports each have a shaft hole into which a bolt is inserted, a slot closer to the engine ...


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Takafumi Yoshimura, Rieko Nakano, Masayuki Furutani, Takeshi Uchiho: Production method for ubiquinone powder for use in preparations and product thereof. Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, June 18, 2013: US08466326

Disclosed are a production method for a ubiquinone powder for use in preparations, including Step 1 of compression molding a ubiquinone crystal powder at a linear molding pressure of from 0.6 to 2.5 tons/cm to obtain a compressed fragment; and Step 2 of grinding the compressed fragment obtained in S ...


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Takafumi Yoshimura, Rieko Nakano, Masayuki Furutani, Takeshi Uchiho: Production method for ubiquinone powder for use in preparations and product thereof. Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, March 8, 2012: US20120059194-A1

Disclosed are a production method for a ubiquinone powder for use in preparations, including Step 1 of compression molding a ubiquinone crystal powder at a linear molding pressure of from 0.6 to 2.5 tons/cm to obtain a compressed fragment; and Step 2 of grinding the compressed fragment obtained in S ...