Nissan Patent Applications

Vehicle Information Presenting Device

Granted: April 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170106786
A vehicle information presenting device used for an automated driving vehicle that automatically performs traveling control of the vehicle based on a traveling state of the vehicle and information on an outside of the vehicle includes: a steering wheel; a light-emitting unit that is disposed in the steering wheel and emits light; and a light-emitting control unit that causes the light-emitting unit to emit light, wherein the light-emitting control unit changes a light-emitting state of…

COMPOUND HAVING POLYMERIZABLE GROUP AND CROSSLINKABLE GROUP AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

Granted: April 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170107176
An acrylic or methacrylic compound having N-alkoxyalkyl group; and a method for producing the compound. An acrylic or methacrylic compound having N-alkoxyalkyl group, of Formula [1]: [where R1 is a hydrogen atom or methyl group; R2 is a C2-20 alkylene group etc.; R3 is an r-valent C2-20 aliphatic group etc.; R4 is a C1-20 alkyl group etc.; Z is >NCOO— or —OCON< (where “—” is a bond, “>” and “<” each have two bonds, and any one of “>” and…

STRUCTURE HAVING ANTIFOULING PROPERTIES AND HAVING CONCAVE-CONVEX SHAPED SURFACE, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

Granted: April 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170107343
A structure having dry-wiping off characteristic relative to dirt attached to a concave-convex shaped surface of the structure, and a method for producing the structure. A structure having a concave-convex shaped surface, fabricated from a composition containing at least one compound having in a molecule, one to ten polymerizable group(s) and a photopolymerization initiator, wherein the structure has a Martens hardness of 3 N/mm2 or more and 130 N/mm2 or less when the Martens hardness of…

ADDITIVE AND RESIST UNDERLAYER FILM-FORMING COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME

Granted: April 20, 2017
Application Number: 20170108777
An additive for a resist underlayer film-forming composition containing a copolymer having structural units of Formulae (1) to (4), and a resist underlayer film-forming composition containing the additive: (where each R1 is independently a hydrogen atom or methyl group, Ar is arylene group, Pr is a protecting group or a hydrogen atom, X is a direct bond or a —C(?O)O—R2— group, R2 constituting the —C(?O)O—R2— group is a C1-3 alkylene group, the alkylene group is bonded to…

Traffic Signal Recognition Apparatus and Traffic Signal Recognition Method

Granted: April 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170103275
A traffic signal recognition apparatus acquires image data by imaging the surroundings of a vehicle, detects a self-position of the vehicle, and detects, in the image, a traffic signal around the vehicle. The traffic signal recognition apparatus identifies two or more of the traffic signal predicted to be captured in the image, based on information on the self-position and map information containing positional information on the traffic signals, and assigns a priority level to each of…

CHARGE-TRANSPORTING VARNISH

Granted: April 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170104161
A charge-transporting thin film, which enables the achievement of an organic EL element having excellent durability in cases where the charge-transporting thin film is applied to a hole injection layer of the element, is obtained using a charge-transporting varnish that contains a charge-transporting substance, a nonionic fluorine-containing surfactant and an organic solvent, and wherein the nonionic fluorine-containing surfactant has, for example, a perfluoroalkenyl group-containing…

FUSED-RING QUINONE-SUBSTITUTED POLYNORBORNENE, ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL AND SECONDARY BATTERY

Granted: April 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170104214
A fused-ring quinone-substituted polynorbornene has recurring units of formula (1) and/or (2) below. In formulas (1) and (2), A1 is independently a substituent of formula (3) or (4) below, n is an integer from 1 to 6, and A2 is a substituent of formula (5) or (6) below. In formulas (3) to (6), each X is independently a single bond or a divalent group, and Ar1 and Ar2 are each independently an aromatic hydrocarbon ring or an oxygen atom or sulfur atom-containing aromatic…

LAMINATED BATTERY, SEPARATOR AND CONNECTION METHOD OF INTERNAL RESISTANCE MEASURING DEVICE

Granted: April 13, 2017
Application Number: 20170104230
A separator of a fuel cell to be laminated while sandwiching a membrane electrode assembly forming a power generation region includes a source connection point tab for inputting and outputting an alternating current for internal resistance measurement, a sense connection point tab for detecting a potential of the alternating current input and output to and from the source connection point tab and separation portion configured to separate the sense connection point tab from a current path…

RESIST UNDERLAYER FILM-FORMING COMPOSITION CONTAINING NOVOLAC RESIN TO WHICH AROMATIC VINYL COMPOUND IS ADDED

Granted: April 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170097568
A resist underlayer film-forming composition has high solubility in a solvent used at a lithography process for exhibiting good coating film forming properties and able to decrease a sublime generated during formation of a film. A resist underlayer film-forming composition having a novolac resin having a structure group (C) obtained by a reaction of an aromatic ring structure of an aromatic ring-containing compound (A) with a vinyl group of an aromatic vinyl compound (B). The aromatic…

SHARED VEHICLE MANAGEMENT DEVICE

Granted: April 6, 2017
Application Number: 20170098176
A shared vehicle management device for managing shared vehicles used by users, including a rental request acquisition unit configured to acquire a rental request by the user, a vehicle state acquisition unit configured to acquire state information of the shared vehicle, a rental determination unit configured to determine a necessity level of maintenance of the shared vehicle on a basis of the state information of the shared vehicle, and determine whether to prohibit or permit a rental of…

DIAGNOSIS DEVICE AND DIAGNOSIS METHOD

Granted: March 30, 2017
Application Number: 20170089984
An impedance measuring device includes power supply means configured to output an alternating current to a positive electrode and a negative electrode of a laminated battery and detection means configured to detect at least one of an alternating-current potential difference between the positive electrode and an intermediate point of the laminated battery and an alternating-current potential difference between the negative electrode and the intermediate point of the laminated battery. The…

OPERATOR MANAGEMENT DEVICE, OPERATOR MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, AND OPERATOR MANAGEMENT METHOD

Granted: March 30, 2017
Application Number: 20170091890
An operator management device for managing work of an operator in a car sharing system that allows users to use shared vehicles allocated to stations includes a vehicle state acquisition unit configured to acquire state information of the shared vehicle, a transportation object vehicle specifying unit configured to specify a transportation object vehicle to be transported to a facility for restoring the shared vehicle so that the state information changes to a predetermined target value,…

NON-CONTACT POWER FEEDING APPARATUS

Granted: March 30, 2017
Application Number: 20170093223
A non-contact power feeding apparatus including a power transmitting coil 5 receiving supply of electric power from an AC power supply, a power receiving coil 6 receiving electric power transmitted from the power transmitting coil 5 in a non-contacting manner, switching unit for switching connections with coils 61 to 63, output unit for outputting the electric power received from the power receiving coil 6 to a load 11 through the switching unit, and controller for controlling the…

SEAT BACK PANEL FOR VEHICLE

Granted: March 23, 2017
Application Number: 20170080889
A seat back panel for a vehicle has a plate-shaped main body disposed between a vehicle compartment and a trunk, and having a first plate member disposed on a vehicle compartment side of the vehicle, and a second plate member disposed on a trunk side while facing the first plate member and a fiber assembly having a plurality of fibers housed between the first plate member and the second plate member. An opening portion which establishes communication between the vehicle compartment and…

EGR CONTROL DEVICE AND EGR CONTROL METHOD

Granted: March 23, 2017
Application Number: 20170082044
An EGR control device includes an estimate EGR ratio calculating portion adapted to calculate an estimate EGR ratio from a fresh air flow amount at a joining portion with the EGR passage of an intake passage and an EGR gas amount passing through the EGR valve, and a joining portion EGR ratio estimating portion adapted to correct an estimate EGR ratio on the basis of a gaseous state inside the introduction passage when the EGR valve switches from a closed state to an open state, to…

ROTOR STRUCTURE FOR ELECTRIC ROTATING MACHINE

Granted: March 23, 2017
Application Number: 20170085142
A rotor structure for an electric rotating machine has a rotor, a plurality of strip-shaped permanent magnets which are arranged in a circumferential direction of the rotor, each of which penetrates the rotor in an axial direction of the rotor, flux barriers which are air gaps provided at positions corresponding to width-direction end portions of the permanent magnets to face the width-direction end portions of the permanent magnets, and demagnetization prevention holes, each of which is…

METAL-ORGANIC FRAMEWORK STIMULUS RESPONSIVE POLYMER COMPOSITE CAPABLE OF CONTROLLING RELEASE OF GUEST

Granted: March 16, 2017
Application Number: 20170072070
A metal-organic framework (MOF) having the function of controlling the release of guests is provided in which reversible release control is possible and release control can be rapidly performed and which is capable of accommodating the release of various guest molecules. The metal-organic framework comprises both an organic ligand having two or more functional groups (coordinating functional groups) capable of coordinating to a metal atom and metal ions that combine with the coordinating…

ION-CONDUCTIVE FUSED-RING QUINONE POLYMER, ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL AND SECONDARY BATTERY

Granted: March 16, 2017
Application Number: 20170077517
A ion-conductive fused-ring quinone polymer includes recurring units of formula (1) and/or (2) below wherein each X is independently a single bond or a divalent group, and A1 and A2 are each independently an aromatic hydrocarbon ring or an oxygen atom or sulfur atom-containing aromatic heterocycle that forms together with two carbon atoms on a benzoquinone skeleton. This polymer is a material having charge-storing properties which, when used as an electrode active material, is…

CHARGE STORAGE MATERIAL, ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL AND SECONDARY BATTERY

Granted: March 16, 2017
Application Number: 20170077518
Materials having charge-storing properties and made variously of dipyridine-fused benzoquinones of formula (1) below or derivatives thereof, dipyridine-fused benzoquinones of formula (4) below or derivatives thereof, or dipyridine-fused benzoquinone skeleton-containing polymers are provided. In the formulas, Ar1 and Ar2 are each independently a pyridine ring that forms together with two carbon atoms on a benzoquinone skeleton, or a derivative thereof. When used as electrode active…

ISOXAZOLINE-SUBSTITUTED BENZAMIDE COMPOUND AND PESTICIDE

Granted: March 9, 2017
Application Number: 20170065565
A substituted alkenylbenzene compound of formula (4): wherein X1 is selected from the group consisting of halogen atom, —SF5, C1-C6halo alkyl, hydroxy C1-C6haloalkyl, C1-C6alkoxy C1-C6haloalkyl, C3-C8halocycloalkyl, C1-C6 haloalkoxy, C1-C3haloalkoxy C1-C3haloalkoxy, C1-C6haloalkylthio, C1-C6haloalkylsulfinyl and C1-C6haloalkylsulfonyl; X3 is selected from the group consisting of a hydrogen atom, halogen atom, cyano, nitro, C1-C6alkyl, C1-C6haloalkyl, C1-C6alkoxy and C1-C6…