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Yukihiro Matsushita, Motoyasu Yano, Masahiko Komoda: Ultrasonic motor having integrated electrodes and manufacturing method of the same. Asmo, Posz Law Group, August 23, 2005: US06933656 (86 worldwide citation)

A stator includes first and second piezoelectric elements, a flexible aluminum-based connective arrangement and upper and lower aluminum-based metal blocks. The flexible aluminum-based connective arrangement includes first to fourth aluminum-based electrodes, which apply a voltage to the piezoelectr ...


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Motoyasu Yano: Parallel to serial data converter. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, August 25, 1998: US05798720 (47 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a parallel to serial data converter wherein the frequency of a basic clock pulse signal to be applied for driving can be reduced to one half with respect to a same data rate and consequently the operation speed required for a circuit in a preceding stage can be reduced, and a ...


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Masaki Yoshioka, Motoyasu Yano, Keiichi Shinozaki: Electrostatic capacity detection apparatus and fingerprint crosscheck apparatus using the same. Sony Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, Ronald P Kananen, August 30, 2005: US06937031 (31 worldwide citation)

A capacitance sensor used as a fingerprint sensor is provided which includes, in addition to a sensor array (11) in which sensor cells (100) each with a sense electrode are disposed in the form of an array, a canceling dummy block (14) having, disposed in an area having no relation with any object u ...


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Hiroyuki Nakano, Naoki Torii, Toshihiro Saito, Atsushi Takagi, Motoyasu Yano, Hiroshi Matsumoto, Yukio Kobayashi, Yoshito Hirota: Wiper blade and wiper system having the same. ASMO, Posz Law Group, October 20, 2009: US07603742 (27 worldwide citation)

A lever assembly holds a wiper strip, which directly wipes a wiping surface. The lever assembly includes a plurality of levers, which are connected together in tournament style. An axial length of the lever assembly is shorter than an axial length of the wiper strip. A cover member receives the leve ...


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Motoyasu Yano, Eizo Okamoto: Video display device. Sony Corporation, November 5, 2002: US06476779 (19 worldwide citation)

A video display device is capable of performing a high-speed switching process and preventing video flicker from occurring. The video display device comprises a plurality of display units including a plurality of unit cells. The unit cell comprises a plurality of dots arranged vertically and horizon ...


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Motoyasu Yano, Masashi Takeda, Takeshi Koyama, Keiichi Shinozaki: Capacitance detecting apparatus and its inspecting method and fingerprint checking apparatus. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen Esq, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, January 20, 2004: US06681033 (18 worldwide citation)

When a current charge method is used as a method of detecting capacitance, there poses a problem in which S/N is deteriorated by a dispersion in element characteristics of a cell to be detected and when a voltage charge method is used, since parasitic capacitances of column sense lines are very larg ...


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Yukiyasu Kato, Masahiko Komoda, Motoyasu Yano: Ultrasonic motor capable of sensing both longitudinal and torsional vibrations thereof and method for operating the same. Asmo, Law Offices of David G Posz, October 22, 2002: US06469419 (15 worldwide citation)

A stator includes a longitudinal-vibration sensing electrode. The stator also includes a torsional-vibration sensing piezoelectric element and a torsional-vibration sensing electrode plate for sensing torsional vibrations. A voltage signal from the torsional-vibration sensing electrode plate or a vo ...


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Motoyasu Yano, Yoshinori Takemura, Takao Suzuki: Stator for ultrasonic motor and method for manufacturing the same. Asmo, Nippondenso Col, Stetina & Brunda, November 8, 1994: US05363006 (13 worldwide citation)

A stator for use in an ultrasonic motor is made of sintered metal. The stator includes a circular land portion which is connected to a piezoelectric element, and a plurality of teeth formed at the land portion by a plurality of radial slits. Each tooth includes a top surface for contacting a rotor, ...


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Motoyasu Yano, Eizo Okamoto: Video display device. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, Rader Fishman & Grauer, November 13, 2001: US06317138 (13 worldwide citation)

A video display device is described, which is capable of easily correcting variations in luminous brightness of each display element. When a video display part is comprised of a plurality of display units including a plurality of display elements, respective correction data for correcting the variat ...


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Motoyasu Yano: Ultrasonic motor. Asmo, Fish & Richardson P C, January 25, 2000: US06018213 (12 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic motor having a stator for generating a vibration therein and a rotor rotatably disposed on the stator is designed so that an electric power for driving the motor is efficiently converted to a rotational force. The rotor is designed so that its resonant frequency becomes equal to a reso ...