Mikio Sato: Bite control point and a method to form a projection on tooth surface. Armstrong Westerman Hattori McLeland & Naughton, October 12, 1999: US05964587 (119 worldwide citation)

This invention is a ready-made bite control point which aims at easing the dentist to form the projections on the tooth side without a specialized tool and comprises a swelling to be fitted into a side hollow of a positioner for tooth-straightening employed in the dental treatment of open bite.

Shinji Wakui, Mikio Sato, Katsumi Asada: Stage driving system. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 2, 1996: US05504407 (76 worldwide citation)

A stage driving system capable of positioning an object with a higher speed and a higher precision than prior systems. The system includes a base member, plural movable members provided on the base member, and a controller for controlling the plural movable members so as to substantially suppress th ...

Yoichi Hirai, Tsunenori Fujii, Kaoru Koto, Kenji Suzuki, Masahiro Yoshida, Hisashi Okawa, Yoshiaki Okabe, Teruo Kitamura, Hisao Yokokura, Shintaroo Hattori, Akio Mukoh, Mikio Sato: Colorless liquid crystalline compounds. Hitachi, Kanto Chemical Co, Antonelli Terry & Wands, January 14, 1986: US04564694 (57 worldwide citation)

A colorless liquid crystalline compound having at least one 6-membered ring and non-cyclic end groups in the molecular skelton, said 6-membered containing two or more carbon atoms, at least one of which is directly bonded to a methylene group of a non-cyclic group having an alkoxy group at another e ...

Mikio Sato, Hiroaki Takeishi: Drive control apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, May 26, 1998: US05757149 (43 worldwide citation)

A target state quantity generating unit generates a target state quantity for a stage, and a laser interferometer detects the current state quantity (position) of the stage. Based on the target state quantity and the detected state quantity (position), a compensation system constituted by a variable ...

Kyohei Okonogi, Mikio Sato, Katsuo Mogaki, Takashi Sasaki, Takashi Uchida: Color photographic material. Konishiroku Photo, Haseltine Lake & Waters, October 14, 1980: US04228235 (28 worldwide citation)

A color photographic material having stabilized dye images is described which has a compound with the formula: ##STR1## where R and R.sub.2 individually represent an alkyl group, R represents an n-valent organic group and n is an integer of from 1 to 6.

Shunji Matsuo, Kiichiro Sasaguri, Katsuyuki Nakamura, Yoshio Matsumoto, Mikio Sato: Powder coating composition. Asahi Kasei Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Armstrong Nikaido & Marmelstein, February 14, 1978: US04073775 (26 worldwide citation)

A thermosetting powder coating composition having good handling characteristics and capable of being baked under relatively mild conditions and providing a coating having practically satisfactory properties. This coating composition is prepared by incorporating in 100 parts by weight of an epoxy gro ...

Akio Mukoh, Fumio Nakano, Hideaki Kawakami, Hirosada Morishita, Mikio Sato, Hidetoshi Abe, Shuji Imazeki: Pleochroic color display device. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, August 2, 1983: US04396251 (24 worldwide citation)

A pleochroic color display device is provided which comprises a layer of guest-host type liquid crystal sandwiched between two transparent electrodes for driving the liquid crystal, the guest-host liquid crystal containing a dichroic dye as guest material, and a color filter disposed in front or rea ...

Mikio Sato, Katsumi Asada, Shinji Wakui: Precision positioning apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 30, 1996: US05511930 (22 worldwide citation)

A precision positioning apparatus suitable for the positioning control system of a semiconductor exposing apparatus such as a stepper has, as its object, the provision of a non-contact type precision positioning apparatus capable of properly correcting the disturbance of posture or vibration based o ...

Hisao Yokokura, Teruo Kitamura, Ren Ito, Fumio Nakano, Hirosada Morishita, Mikio Sato, Yasuhiko Kando: Liquid crystal display element. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, May 3, 1983: US04381886 (22 worldwide citation)

A liquid crystal display element which may have a multi-layer structure comprising substrates having electrodes and liquid crystal orientation controlling films on the sides thereof facing a liquid crystal layer and one or more liquid crystal layers interposed between said substrates, characterized ...

Masaharu Kaneko, Tomio Yoneyama, Junko Iwanami, Shuji Imazeki, Akio Mukoh, Mikio Sato: Liquid crystal composition. Hitachi, Mitsubishi Chemical, Antonelli Terry & Wands, May 13, 1986: US04588517 (21 worldwide citation)

The description is concerned with a liquid crystal composition of the guest-host type which contains a pleochroic dye dissolved therein. The dye molecule has an end group or end groups in the molecule represented by the general formula: ##STR1## where Ro designates a straight chain of alkyl group, i ...