Samsung Electronics Patents

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a Korean electronics manufacturer and a part of the Samsung Group. Samsung Electronics manufactures and sells consumer electronics, including cell phones, televisions, tablets, digital cameras, computers, home appliances and home theater and audio components.

Samsung Electronics Patents by Type

  • Patent number: 9630882
    Abstract: A coil electronic component includes a magnetic body containing a ferrite; and a coil part including a plurality of conductive patterns disposed in the magnetic body. The ferrite contains 48 to 50 mol % of iron oxide calculated in terms of Fe2O3, 8 to 12 mol % nickel oxide calculated in terms of NiO, 28 to 31 mol % zinc oxide calculated in terms of ZnO, and 7 to 13 mol % copper oxide calculated in terms of CuO.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young Il Lee, Byeong Cheol Moon
  • Patent number: 9629552
    Abstract: A numerical aperture (NA) controlling unit and a variable optical probe including the same are provided. The NA controlling unit includes: an aperture adjustment unit which controls an aperture through which light is transmitted; and a focus control unit that is disposed in a predetermined position with respect to the aperture adjustment unit, that focuses light transmitted through the aperture, and that has an adjustable focal length. The variable optical probe includes: a light transmission unit; a collimator that collimates light transmitted through the light transmission unit into parallel light; an NA controlling unit that focuses light on a sample to be inspected; and a scanner that varies a path of light transmitted through the light transmission unit such that a predetermined region of the sample is scanned by light that passes through the NA controlling unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Min-seog Choi, Seung-wan Lee, Woon-bae Kim, Eun-sung Lee, Kyu-dong Jung, Jong-hyeon Chang
  • Patent number: 9629593
    Abstract: A method of controlling an image diagnosis apparatus by using a mobile terminal. The method includes: receiving identification information of the image diagnosis apparatus from the image diagnosis apparatus via a Wi-Fi direct (WFD) network or an ultra wideband (UWB) network; displaying a virtual key pad corresponding to the received identification information of the image diagnosis apparatus; receiving a control command from the outside through the virtual key pad; and transmitting the received control command to the image diagnosis apparatus via the WFD or UWB network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Seung-il Yoon
  • Patent number: 9629605
    Abstract: Embodiments for forming a color map necessary for forming an elastic image in an ultrasound system. A transmission/reception (Tx/Rx) unit transmits ultrasound signals to a target object and receives ultrasound echo signals reflected from the target object to thereby obtain receive signals. The receive signals include first receive signals obtained before applying a stress to the target object and second receive signals obtained after applying a stress to the target object. An ultrasound data forming unit forms first and second ultrasound data based on the first and second receive signals, respectively. A processing unit computes strains by using the first and second ultrasound data and form a histogram based on the computed strains. The processing unit further clusters the histogram for separation into a plurality of clusters and forms a color map including a plurality of color map regions corresponding to the respective clusters.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dong Kuk Shin, Jong Sik Kim
  • Patent number: 9629610
    Abstract: An ultrasound diagnosis apparatus providing a map of an interest index. The ultrasound diagnosis apparatus includes: a calculating unit for calculating a mechanical index (MI) corresponding to a depth value in a direction in which ultrasound travels from an ultrasound output part of a transmission transducer; a visualization unit for generating an MI map in which a relationship between the calculated MI and the depth value is visualized in the form of a graph; and a display unit for displaying the MI map.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kurt Sandstrom, Tae-yun Kim, Yoon-chang Lee
  • Patent number: 9629613
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are a beamforming method, a method of determining a beamforming coefficient, and an ultrasonic imaging apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kyu Hong Kim, Joo Young Kang, Jung Ho Kim, Sung Chan Park, Su Hyun Park
  • Patent number: 9630440
    Abstract: A stamp structure includes a stamp frame having a plate part. The plate part includes a plurality of holes. The plurality of holes are configured to facilitate the adsorption of an object to the plate part during a transfer of the object from a donor substrate to a target substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ki-yeon Yang, Yun-Woo Nam
  • Patent number: 9632358
    Abstract: A display apparatus capable of improving distortion of an image displayed on a video wall by having the display apparatus provided with an ultra-slim bezel. The display apparatus includes a display panel on which an image is displayed, a light source positioned at a rear of the display panel, a bottom chassis in which the light source is accommodated, and a fixing mold configured to fix a front surface of the display panel and formed of transparent material, wherein the fixing mold is provided at an inner surface thereof with an accommodation portion into which a side end of the display panel is inserted so that the display panel is fixed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seung Min Kim, Jeong Shan Na
  • Patent number: 9631068
    Abstract: A photo-curable resin composition includes a nano-particle. The nano-particle is surface-modified with an organic compound. The photo-curable resin composition includes a photo-polymerization initiator and a radical-reactive monomer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Atsushi Takakuwa
  • Patent number: 9631085
    Abstract: A polymer blend including a first polymer having a unit represented by Formula 1 and a second polymer having a unit represented by Formula 2: wherein in Formulae 1 and 2, R1 through R13, l, and m are the same as defined in the detailed description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Won-jae Joo, Youn-jung Park, Yong-sik Jung
  • Patent number: 9631118
    Abstract: Disclosed is an anti-bacterial and anti-fingerprint coating composition for forming a multi-functional coating layer having both anti-bacterial functions and anti-fingerprint functions on surfaces of touchscreens provided in portable terminals such as cellular phones, of panels or the like, provided in display devices such as liquid crystal displays (LCDs) or plasma display panels (PDPs), by a dry deposition method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byung Ha Park, Soo Jin Park, Jun Sung Chung, In Oh Hwang
  • Patent number: 9631271
    Abstract: A sputtering system includes a chamber, a plurality of targets, and a substrate holder. The targets are disposed in the chamber. Each target includes a magnet unit disposed therein. The substrate holder is configured to support a substrate in the chamber. The magnet units are configured to generate a magnetic field between the targets. Each of the magnet units includes magnets disposed in two rows.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seung-Ho Choi, Jong-Jin Park
  • Patent number: 9631313
    Abstract: A washing machine includes a cabinet, a washing tub disposed in the cabinet, a detergent supply device to supply detergent to the washing tub, a valve housing, having valve devices to control water supply, connected to the detergent supply device, a coupling pipe coupled to a water supply hose outside the cabinet to guide water into the cabinet, and a connection pipe to connect the valve housing to the coupling pipe, wherein the valve housing is directly coupled to the detergent supply device, and the connection pipe is fixed to the valve housing and the coupling pipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dong Young Kim, Doo Young Ryu
  • Patent number: 9631803
    Abstract: A light-emitting diode (LED) lighting apparatus includes an exterior member which covers a heat-dissipating member. Therefore, the LED lighting apparatus may be dustproof and waterproof. The shape of the heat-dissipating member may be modified to increase the surface area thereof and thus effectively dissipate heat.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dong-il Lim, Sung-jin Kim, Byung-kwan Song
  • Patent number: 9631829
    Abstract: An air conditioner capable of achieving both user comfort and power reduction is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takashi Kaneko
  • Patent number: 9631971
    Abstract: A photoacoustic probe and photoacoustic device implementing the photoacoustic probe may reduce an artifact caused by an ultrasonic wave generated in the photoacoustic probe without mounting a separate device. The photoacoustic probe and photoacoustic device implementing the photoacoustic probe may reduce an artifact by changing a configuration or a structure provided in the photoacoustic probe. The photoacoustic probe may receive a photoacoustic signal generated from an inner material of an object absorbing light of a predetermined wavelength and may include a piezoelectric module to convert the photoacoustic signal into an electric signal, and an object contact unit disposed on the front surface of the piezoelectric module, the object contact unit contacting the object and not absorbing the light of a predetermined wavelength.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignees: SAMSUNG MEDISON CO., LTD., SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung Taek Oh, Jung Ho Kim, Jong Kyu Jung
  • Patent number: 9631976
    Abstract: A miniature spectrometer and a miniature spectrometer module employing the same are disclosed. The disclosed miniature spectrometer includes: a band-pass filter which is configured to transmit input light in a surface plasmon mode and which has an array of waveguides which are configured to output a plurality of different transmission wavelength bands; an in-coupler configured to couple the transmitted input light to a first end of the array of waveguides; and an array of optical detectors configured to detect respective lights which are output from a second end of the array of waveguides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Dongho Kim
  • Patent number: 9631857
    Abstract: Provided is a refrigerator which allows a pivoting bar to pivot to seal a gap between a pair of doors regardless of whether the door at which the pivoting bar is not installed between the pair of doors is open or closed. The refrigerator includes a guide device which induces the pivoting bar to pivot. Here, the guide device includes a rack that is moved forward and backward linearly depending on opening and closing of the second door and includes a second magnet built therein, a pinion gear engaged with the rack and pivoting when the rack is moved linearly, and a guide unit which includes a guide groove guiding a guide protrusion and is engaged with the pinion gear to move linearly in a direction opposite to that of the rack to allow the pivoting bar to pivot when the pinion gear pivots.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seok Jun Yoon, Young Jae Song, Seung Yong Yang, Sung Sik Moon, Ho June Jeon, Kyung Han Jeong
  • Patent number: 9631859
    Abstract: A refrigerator has a storage chamber opened and closed by a door and a water supply system to supply water to a water taking port disposed at the door. The water supply system includes a water tank and a plurality of connecting pipes. The water tank includes an elongated cylindrical shaped body and a cap configured to form a reservoir such that a section of the cap overlaps the body, a first port having a passageway integral with the elongated cylindrical shaped body, and a second port integral with the cap, the second port being aligned in a direction different from a longitudinal axis of the water tank. The connecting pipes include a first water line positioned in an opening of the first port in a direction different from the longitudinal axis of the water tank, and a second water line positioned in an opening of the second port.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Sang Min Park
  • Patent number: 9631927
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is an angular velocity sensor. The angular velocity sensor according to an embodiment of the present invention is configured to include a mass body, a first frame disposed at an outer side of the mass body so as to be spaced apart from the mass body, a first flexible part connecting the mass body to the first frame in an X-axis direction, a second flexible part connecting the mass body with the first frame in a Y-axis direction, a second frame disposed at an outer side of the first frame so as to be spaced apart from the first frame, a third flexible part connecting the first frame with the second frame in an X-axis direction, and a fourth flexible part connecting the first frame with the second frame in a Y-axis direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electro-Mechanics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jong Woon Kim, Jung Won Lee, Seung Joo Shin, Won Kyu Jeung
  • Patent number: D784768
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Junkyo Lee, Jangwon Kim
  • Patent number: D784793
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD
    Inventors: Kyu-Cheol Kim, Gi-Chun Nam, Eun-Uae Lee, Joon-Taek Lee, Tai-Hyung Ju, Dong-Ju Choi
  • Patent number: D784940
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Giljae Lee, Jaehyung Kim, BoKyung Seong
  • Patent number: D784941
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hyungsun Lee, Daejoong Kim, Jisoo Lim, Jeasung Kim, Sangyoung Lee, Joonyoung Lee, Heeseok Jeong, Kyuhyun Cho, Shiyun Cho, Younho Choi
  • Patent number: D784944
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Nam-Su Kim, Do-Hyung Ha, Sae-Hee Lee, Hyun-Sook Kim
  • Patent number: D784946
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-Joong Jun, Sang-Min Hyun, Sung-Kwon Kim
  • Patent number: D784947
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sung-Kwon Kim, Sang-Min Hyun
  • Patent number: D784951
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jihee Kwak, Moonjung Jang, Soyoon Jeon
  • Patent number: D784966
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: EuiSeok Kim, HeeBong Kim
  • Patent number: D784967
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sungil Bang, Chanhee Han, Chaejoo Son
  • Patent number: D784968
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byungmin Woo, Minhee Lee
  • Patent number: D784972
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Namsu Kim, Dohyung Ha, Saehee Lee, Hyunsook Kim
  • Patent number: D784973
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Nam-Su Kim, Do-Hyung Ha, Sae-Hee Lee, Hyun-Sook Kim
  • Patent number: D784974
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Namsu Kim, Dohyung Ha, Saehee Lee, Hyunsook Kim
  • Patent number: D785001
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Hyung-Sup Shim
  • Patent number: D785003
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: So-Young Yun, Yu-Kyung Lee, Ye-Kyung Yoo, Kyoung-Ae Lim
  • Patent number: D785012
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Elctronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Min-Jee Jou
  • Patent number: D785018
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seung-Uk Lee, Chang-Won Kim
  • Patent number: D785024
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Eunji Ahn, Joonho Ok
  • Patent number: D785055
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Aeryun Kim, Seon-Ju Lee, Jaemin Lee, Junhyeok Choi
  • Patent number: D785056
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD
    Inventors: Choongeun Lee, Jangwon Kim, Junkyo Lee
  • Patent number: D785070
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Pranav Mistry, Curtis D. Aumiller, Chengyuan Wei, Jaiwei Zhang
  • Patent number: D785191
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seo Lee, Baekki Kim, Jongchan Kwon, Sangsung Woo, Yangjic Lee
  • Patent number: D785192
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seo Lee, Baekki Kim, Jongchan Kwon, Sangsung Woo, Yangjic Lee
  • Patent number: D785256
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kisang Yoon, Yoonjong Kang
  • Patent number: D785257
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Myunggyu Kim, Yoonjong Kang
  • Patent number: D785259
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sangsung Wo, Seo Lee, Jongchan Kwon, Yangjic Lee, Sangmin Hyun
  • Patent number: D785261
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyoungsub Choi, Euiju Lee
  • Patent number: D785262
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyoungsub Choi, Byeongsoo Kim, Hwandong Lee
  • Patent number: D785263
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kyung-Tae Kim, Yeon-Young Nam