Nissan Patent Applications

CULTURE MEDIUM COMPOSITION AND METHOD OF CULTURING CELL OR TISSUE USING THEREOF

Granted: June 22, 2017
Application Number: 20170175077
The present invention provides a culture method of cells and/or tissues including culturing cells and/or tissues in a suspended state by using a medium composition wherein indeterminate structures are formed in a liquid medium, the structures are uniformly dispersed in the solution and substantially retain the cells and/or tissues without substantially increasing the viscosity of the solution, thus affording an effect of preventing sedimentation thereof, and the like

VEHICLE LOCK-UP CLUTCH CONTROL DEVICE

Granted: June 22, 2017
Application Number: 20170175828
A vehicle lock-up clutch control device is provided to suppress engine racing when a lock-up clutch is engaged at the time a vehicle starts moving. The vehicle lock-up clutch control device is provided with a control unit that delays the rise in lock-up command pressure if a line pressure, which is the source pressure of the actual lock-up oil pressure, is rising when the lock-up clutch is engaged at the time the vehicle starts moving. The control unit executes a torque reduction in the…

Target Detection Apparatus and Target Detection Method

Granted: June 22, 2017
Application Number: 20170177958
A target detection apparatus acquires an image by imaging the surroundings of a vehicle, detects a self-position of the vehicle based on an amount of movement of the vehicle from an initial position thereof, and estimates a relative position of a target, located around the vehicle, with respect to the vehicle based on the self-position and information on a position of the target on a map. The target detection apparatus sets a detection area for the target within the image based on the…

RESIN COMPOSITION FOR FLATTENED FILM OR MICROLENS

Granted: June 15, 2017
Application Number: 20170166737
A thermosetting resin composition for a flattened film or a microlens including: a copolymer having structural units of the following Formulae (1) and (2), wherein R0s are each independently a hydrogen atom or a methyl group, R1 is a single bond or a C1-5 alkylene group, in which the alkylene group may have an ether bond in the main chain, and R2 is an epoxy group or a C5-12 organic group having an epoxy ring; and a solvent.

PHOTOREACTIVE LIQUID CRYSTAL COMPOSITION, DISPLAY ELEMENT, OPTICAL ELEMENT, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DISPLAY ELEMENT, AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING OPTICAL ELEMENT

Granted: June 15, 2017
Application Number: 20170166816
The purpose of the present invention is to provide: elements, in particular, a display element and an optical element, which are obtained by controlling orientation of liquid crystals in a liquid crystal bulk without using a liquid crystal orientation film; and/or a photoreactive liquid crystal composition for manufacturing the elements. The present invention provides: a photoreactive liquid crystal composition comprising (A) a photoreactive polymer liquid crystal which includes a…

SILICON-CONTAINING RESIST UNDERLAYER FILM-FORMING COMPOSITION HAVING HALOGENATED SULFONYLALKYL GROUP

Granted: June 15, 2017
Application Number: 20170168397
A resist underlayer film allows an excellent resist pattern shape to be formed when an upper resist layer is exposed to light and developed using an alkaline developing solution or organic solvent; and composition for forming the resist underlayer film. A resist underlayer film-forming composition for lithography, the composition including, as a silane, hydrolyzable silane, hydrolysis product thereof, hydrolysis-condensation product thereof, or combination, wherein the hydrolyzable…

WET STATE CONTROL DEVICE FOR FUEL CELL

Granted: June 15, 2017
Application Number: 20170170495
A wet state control device for fuel cell includes a priority control unit for preferentially controlling either one of a pressure and a flow rate of cathode gas when a wet state of a fuel cell is adjusted, a water temperature control unit for controlling a temperature of cooling water when the wet state of the fuel cell is not completely adjustable by a control of the priority control unit, and a complementary control unit for controlling the other of the pressure and the flow rate of…

ELECTRIC CIRCUIT

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170158082
An electric circuit used in a vehicle having an idling stop function of automatically stopping and automatically restarting an engine includes an electric generator, a first electricity storage capable of charging and discharging electric power generated by the electric generator, a second electricity storage connected in parallel to the first electricity storage, capable of charging and discharging the generated electric power, and having high durability against repetitive charge and…

METHOD FOR PRODUCING SILANE COMPOUND HAVING SULFONYL BOND

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170158716
A method of producing a silane compound having a Formula (1) sulfonyl bond includes reacting a Formula (I) chlorosulfonyl compound with sodium sulfite in water as a solvent in the presence of a base, to produce a Formula (II) sulfinic acid sodium salt: and adding an aromatic hydrocarbon solvent to carry out azeotropic dehydration, and adding an aprotic polar solvent and a Formula (III) chloroalkylsilane compound. (wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, and R5 are each independently a substituent…

INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170159541
An internal combustion engine includes: a cylinder block in which a cylinder is formed; a cylinder head including an intake port and an exhaust port, the cylinder head being integrally formed with the cylinder block; a water jacket covering circumferences of the cylinder, the intake port, and the exhaust port; a partition wall dividing the water jacket into a cylinder block side and a cylinder head side; and a knock sensor mounting boss provided on a side surface of the internal…

Combustion Chamber Structure for Diesel Engine

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170159549
A piston of a direct injection type diesel engine has a re-entrant type cavity, and a fuel injection nozzle with multiple nozzle holes is arranged on the center line thereof. The cavity has a lip portion, which is the portion thereof having the smallest diameter, positioned below a piston crown surface and a pocket portion formed above the lip portion. The pocket portion is positioned at a height to which a pilot injection injected prior to the top dead center under engine idling is…

EXTRACTION VALVE

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170159829
Extraction valve (4) for an highlypressurised gas flowing from a compressed gas reservoir (2), having a pressure sleeve (9) hermetically sealed on one side and a mobile extraction piston (17), which by moving releases or seals an extraction cross-section, and which on the open side of the pressure sleeve (9) protrudes at least partially into the same. An anchor (16) made of magnetisable material which is mobile in the pressure sleeve (9); an anchor which co-operates with an…

METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTOR LAYER FORMING COMPOSITION, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTOR LAYER USING SAME

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170162699
The invention provides a metal oxide semiconductor layer forming composition containing a solvent represented by formula [1]: (wherein R1 represents a C2 to C3 linear or branched alkylene group, and R2 represents a C1 to C3 linear or branched alkyl group) and an inorganic metal salt.

FUEL CELL SYSTEM

Granted: June 8, 2017
Application Number: 20170162886
A control device for fuel cell includes, comprising a compressor configured to supply cathode gas to a fuel cell, a driving device including at least two compressor driving sources including a drive motor and a driving body using a power source other than the drive motor, the driving device configured to drive the compressor by the driving sources; and a control unit. The control unit configured to control a state of the power source on the basis of an operating state of the fuel cell,…

INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

Granted: June 1, 2017
Application Number: 20170152787
An internal combustion engine includes: a cylinder block in which a cylinder is formed; a cylinder head including an intake port and an exhaust port, the cylinder head being integrally formed with the cylinder block; a water jacket covering circumferences of the cylinder, the intake port, and the exhaust port; and a partition wall dividing the water jacket into a cylinder block side and a cylinder head side, the partition wall being inclined so that an exhaust port side is positioned…

RESIST UNDERLAYER FILM-FORMING COMPOSITION

Granted: June 1, 2017
Application Number: 20170153548
The present invention provides a novel resist underlayer film-forming composition capable of forming a resist underlayer film that has etching resistance and excellent embeddability in a surface having concave portions and/or convex portions. A resist underlayer film-forming composition comprising a polymer having a structural unit represented by formula (1) or formula (2): (wherein X is an arylene group, n is 1 or 2, and R1, R2, R3, and R4 are each independently a hydrogen atom, a…

SILICON-CONTAINING RESIST UNDERLAYER FILM-FORMING COMPOSITION HAVING ORGANIC GROUP HAVING ALIPHATIC POLYCYCLIC STRUCTURE

Granted: June 1, 2017
Application Number: 20170153549
A resist underlayer film-forming composition for lithography having an aliphatic polycyclic structure including, as a silane, a hydrolyzable silane, a hydrolysis product thereof, a hydrolysis-condensation product thereof, or a combination thereof, in which the aliphatic polycyclic structure is a structure which a hydrolyzable silane of Formula (1): R1aR2bSi(R3)4?(a+b)??Formula (1) (where R1 is an organic group having an aliphatic polycyclic structure and bonded to a Si atom through a…

HALF-BRIDGE POWER SEMICONDUCTOR MODULE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREFOR

Granted: June 1, 2017
Application Number: 20170154877
A module (1) includes an insulating substrate (15), a power semiconductor device (13HT), a power semiconductor device (13LT), a bridge terminal (14B), a high-side terminal (14H), and a low-side terminal (14L). The bridge terminal extends from a surface wiring conductor (12B) at a position between the power semiconductor devices (13HT, 13LT). The high-side terminal extends from a high-side rear surface wiring conductor (17H) at a position between the power semiconductor devices (13HT,…

CHARGE-TRANSPORTING VARNISH, CHARGE-TRANSPORTING THIN FILM AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SAME, AND ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT ELEMENT AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SAME

Granted: June 1, 2017
Application Number: 20170155060
The invention provides a charge-transporting varnish, containing a charge-transporting substance formed of an indolocarbazole represented by the following formula (1), a dopant substance, and an organic solvent.

FUEL CELL SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD FOR FUEL CELL SYSTEM

Granted: May 25, 2017
Application Number: 20170149077
A fuel cell system supplies anode gas and cathode gas to a fuel cell and causes the fuel cell to generate power according to a load. The fuel cell system includes a supply passage configured to supply the anode gas to the fuel cell, a pressure control valve that provided in the supply passage and configured to adjust a pressure of the anode gas supplied to the fuel cell, and a discharge passage configured to discharge the anode gas from the fuel cell. The fuel cell system includes an…