Nissan Patent Grants

Vehicle control device

Granted: July 25, 2017
Patent Number: 9714049
When an engine is to be restarted, a power-steering mechanism is reactivated once a battery voltage has reached at least a predetermined voltage at which the power-steering mechanism normally operates after the resistance of a power supply circuit is switched by the circuit switching device, after startup of the engine has been initiated.

Photo-curable resin composition

Granted: July 25, 2017
Patent Number: 9714364
There is provided a curable resin composition that exhibits high adhesive properties to materials such as glass, copper, aluminum, PET, and PC, which have been regarded as poor adherends relative to photo-curable compositions, and high adhesive properties also between adherends different from each other. A curable resin composition including a polyene compound of Formula (1): (where n1, n2, and n3 are each independently an integer of 2 to 4; and R1 to R9 are each independently a…

Positive electrode for non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery and non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery using the same

Granted: July 25, 2017
Patent Number: 9716266
[Object] Provided is a means for improving cycle characteristics by suppressing electrode deterioration resulting from non-uniformity of voltage across an electrode plane in a high-capacity and large-area non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery that includes lithium nickel-based composite oxide as a positive electrode active substance. [Solving Means] Disclosed is a positive electrode for a non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery used in a non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery in…

Power supply system and method for controlling power supply system

Granted: July 25, 2017
Patent Number: 9716504
A power control device 9 of the present invention includes: a power-supply target value obtaining unit 21 configured to obtain electric power being currently consumed by a load as a power-supply target value; a generated-power detection unit 22 configured to detect a generated-power value generated by a fuel cell 2 with respect to the power-supply target value; a power compensation amount calculation unit 23 configured to calculate a deviation of the generated-power value from the…

Front bumper for an automobile

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: D792297

Rear bumper for automobile

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: D792298

Rear combination lamp for an automobile

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: D792621

Braking control device and control method

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9707847
A hybrid vehicle includes a braking device configured to apply a frictional braking torque to a vehicle wheel in response to movement of an input member of a brake pedal, an electric motor configured to apply a regenerative braking torque to the vehicle wheel, and a control unit. During braking, the control unit is configured to determine a limit value of the regenerative braking torque that can be generated in accordance with an operating condition of the charging device or the electric…

Vehicle control device and vehicle control method

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9707860
A vehicle control device includes a drive source controller configured to control a drive source on the basis of a creep drive force set so that a vehicle does not slip down when being stopped on a gradient road, and a braking force calculator configured to calculate a braking force generated on the basis of a braking operation of a driver. The drive source controller reduces a drive force generated by the drive source when the braking force is larger than the creep drive force when the…

Heterocyclic amide compound

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9708314
The present invention provides a heterocyclic amide compound of Formula (1), and an agricultural chemical containing it, particularly a herbicide: in which Q is an aromatic heterocycle of any one of Q-1 to Q-5, W is an aromatic heterocycle of W-1, W-2, or W-3, X is an oxygen atom, etc., R1a is a hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, or C1-6 alkyl, etc., R1b is a hydrogen atom, R1c is C1-6 alkyl, R2a is a halogen atom, or C1-6 alkyl, etc., R2c is C1-6 haloalkyl, R3 is a hydrogen atom, etc.,…

Highly branched lipophilic polymer, and photopolymerizable composition containing the same

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9708486
There is provided a highly branched lipophilic polymer that is excellent in blending and dispersing properties in a matrix resin, and is possible to provide surface modification properties such as excellent lipophilicity (anti-fingerprint property) and the like to a coating that is obtained from the resin composition while the intrinsic transparency of the resin is not impaired; and a photopolymeizable composition comprising the highly branched lipophilic polymer. A highly branched…

Method and apparatus for controlling start-up of internal combustion engine

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9708986
The internal combustion engine (1) has a throttle (23) for controlling an intake air amount and performs start-up through cranking. The starter switch (36) detects cranking initiation, and the crank angle sensor (33, 34) detects the number of revolutions of the engine. The controller (31) drives the throttle (23) in a closed position along with the cranking initiation. The controller (31) can obtain both the intake negative pressure for promoting vaporization of fuel and the intake air…

Control device for internal combustion engine

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9708995
A control device for an internal combustion engine provided with an intake air pressure sensor and an airflow meter includes a calculation unit for calculating a fuel injection quantity on the basis of a negative pressure of intake air measured by the intake air pressure sensor when a cranking motor starts cranking the internal combustion engine, and a switching unit for switching to calculation of the fuel injection quantity on the basis of an intake air flow rate measured by the…

Battery capacity display apparatus and battery capacity display method

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9709633
A battery capacity display method to display a full charge capacity of a battery and a residual capacity of the battery, respectively, as a full charge capacity display value and a residual capacity display value, the battery capacity display method includes: correcting the full charge capacity display value and/or the residual capacity display value so as to decrease a difference between the full charge capacity display value and the residual capacity display value when the battery is…

Non-aqueous organic electrolyte secondary cell

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9711791
In a non-aqueous organic electrolyte secondary cell, the counter charge capacity ratio (A/C) between the cathodes and the anodes represented by the following formula is set to within the range from 1.10 to 1.35, A/C=?×(anode charge capacity×?)/(cathode charge capacity×?×?) where ? is the electrode area coefficient defined as (anode area)/(cathode area) and ?>1.0, ? is a design coefficient and 0.85???1.15, ? is the charge-discharge efficiency ratio defined as (charge-discharge…

Magnet inserting apparatus for magnet insertion into magnet insertion slots of rotor core and method thereof

Granted: July 18, 2017
Patent Number: 9712025
A magnet inserting apparatus inserts a plurality of magnet parts into each of the magnet insertion slots provided in the rotor core of a motor. The magnet inserting apparatus comprises a guiding unit equipped with a magnet inlet and a magnet outlet and is configured to align the plurality of magnet parts inserted through the magnet inlet until the inserted magnet parts are ejected from the magnet outlet, and to guide the aligned magnet parts so as to be inserted from the magnet outlet to…

Steering control apparatus and steering control method

Granted: July 11, 2017
Patent Number: 9701337
A control computing unit allocates the current axial force and the transverse-G axial force at the predetermined allocation ratio to calculate a feedback axial force which is the steering-rack axial force. Then, the control computing unit drives the reaction force motor on the basis of the calculated feedback axial force. Additionally, the allocation ratio of the transverse-G axial force is set to be greater than the allocation ratio of the current axial force.

Instrument panel for an automobile

Granted: July 11, 2017
Patent Number: D791664

Fabrication method for laminated-type secondary battery

Granted: July 11, 2017
Patent Number: 9701056
A compressed air is ejected from air ejector ports (14) to between a mold surface defining cavity (12) of mold (7) and a surface of a hot melt resin layer after starting to fill or inject the hot melt resin material into cavity (12) and before a temperature of the hot melt resin material becomes equal to or lower than a softening point thereof. Recesses (Q) are formed by positively generating a “sink mark” on a surface of edge protector (6) by ejection of the compressed air, and at…

Display control device for vehicle and display control method for vehicle

Granted: July 11, 2017
Patent Number: 9701199
Information display is performed, in which recognizability of information regarding a driving support control is relatively good even in a situation where a driving load is relatively large, the information display not annoying a driver. A display controller displays a support state displaying image, which is an image having a configuration in which a vehicle image is superimposed on a mesh image as a mesh-like planar image, on a liquid crystal display device provided in a meter panel of…