Patents Assigned to LG Electronics Inc.
  • Publication number: 20200241599
    Abstract: A display device is disclosed. The display device includes a housing, a roller installed inside the housing, a display unit rolled or unrolled around the roller, a first foldable link and a second foldable link opposite to each other, the first foldable link and the second foldable link each including one end pivotally coupled to the housing and another end pivotally coupled to an upper part of the display unit, a first motor and a second motor installed inside the housing and respectively pivoting the first foldable link and the second foldable link, and a controller configured to control the first motor and the second motor so that the first foldable link and the second foldable link are synchronized.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Jonggil PYO
  • Publication number: 20200238531
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an artificial intelligence (AI) moving robot and a method for controlling the AI moving robot. The robot may have a main body, a driving unit configured to move the main body, and an image capturing unit that captures an image around the main body and generates image information for a travel area of the main body. The robot may also have a controller. The controller may control traveling of the main body. The controller determines a status of the travel area based on the image information while the main body is traveling in the travel area. When a mode is set to a monitoring mode, the controller controls at least one of the driving unit and the image capturing unit to monitor a predesignated structure among structures in the travel area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jaehoon LEE, Jongjin WOO, Kyuchun CHOI
  • Publication number: 20200245281
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method for a terminal receiving a sidelink signal for each geographical area in a wireless communication system supporting a sidelink, and a device therefor according to various embodiments. Disclosed are a method for a terminal receiving a sidelink signal for each geographical area and a device therefor, the method comprising the steps of: receiving at least one synchronization signal transmitted for each geographical area; and configuring reception timing for each geographical area on the basis of the at least one synchronization signal and receiving a sidelink signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Hyukjin CHAE, Hanbyul SEO, Sukhyon YOON, Changhwan PARK
  • Publication number: 20200245324
    Abstract: A method, according to one embodiment of the present invention, may comprise a configuration whereby a base station, which has received, from another base station, a message including information associated with the another base station, communicates with a terminal on a specific frequency band on the basis of the information associated with the another base station. Here, the specific frequency band may be: a frequency band included in a frequency band used by the another base station; or a frequency band adjacent to the frequency band used by the another base station.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Youngtae KIM, Yunjung YI, Daesung HWANG, Duckhyun BAE, Inkwon SEO
  • Publication number: 20200244921
    Abstract: A method of transmitting a broadcast signal, includes generating at least one first link layer packet including data packets that include broadcast data in a link layer that is a layer between a physical layer and a network layer, generating at least one second link layer packet including link layer signaling information in the link layer and transmitting the broadcast signal including the at least one first link layer packet and the at least one second link layer packet in the physical layer, wherein a header of the at least one first link layer packet includes packet type information for indicating a packet type of the data packets before being included in the at least first link layer packet, wherein the data packets are Transport Stream (TS) packets or Internet Protocol (IP) packets, and wherein the TS packets are header compressed TS packets or header uncompressed TS packets.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Woosuk KWON
  • Publication number: 20200237174
    Abstract: A cleaning robot includes a top cover, a bottom cover formed below the top cover and configured to move by external force, a fixed body provided in the bottom cover, a first opening formed in an upper portion of the bottom cover and a first sensor connected to the fixed body and externally exposed between the top cover and the bottom cover through the first opening.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Hanshin Kim, Kyuchun CHOI, Jungmin SHIM
  • Publication number: 20200245132
    Abstract: A method for sending and receiving multi-carrier information in a communication system supporting a multi-carrier includes sending by a base station system information to the terminal via a broadcast message, the system information regarding multi-carriers that the base station is able to support; receiving a unicast message from the terminal, the unicast message including information related to carriers that the terminal is able to support or prefers in the multi-carrier list included in the system information; and sending multi-carrier allocation information including a primary carrier and a second carrier that the terminal will use, to the terminal via a unicast message.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yong Ho KIM, Ki Seon RYU, Young Soo YUK, Jeong Ki KIM
  • Publication number: 20200244945
    Abstract: According to one aspect of the present invention, the present invention may relate to a method for transmitting a 360 video. The method for transmitting a 360 video may include processing a plurality of circular images captured by a camera having at least one fisheye lens; encoding a picture to which the circular images are mapped; generating signaling information about the 360 video data; encapsulating the encoded picture and the signaling information into a file, and transmitting the file.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2020
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Hyunmook OH, Sejin OH
  • Patent number: 10724790
    Abstract: A refrigerator includes a cabinet defining a storage space, a main door for opening and closing the cabinet, the main door defining an opening part that is in communication with the storage space, a sub-door rotatably mounted on the main door and configured to open and close the opening part, a panel assembly forming a front surface of the sub-door and made of a half glass material, a detection device provided to the sub-door and configured to detect a user's operation, and a door lighting unit provided to the main door and configured to, based on the sub-door being closed, turn on and off according to a signal from the detection device to allow selective viewing of an inside of the opening part through the panel assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventor: Hyunwoo Seo
  • Patent number: 10725503
    Abstract: An image display apparatus including a rollable display; a drive unit configured to roll up or roll down the rollable display; and a controller configured to in response to a first display command to display a first type of content, control the drive unit to roll up the rollable display to a first size based on the first type of the content, and in response to a second display command to display a second type of content, control the drive unit to roll up the rollable display to a second size based on the second type of the content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Kwangsoo Choi, Ilho Seo, Sukhyun Hong
  • Patent number: 10724791
    Abstract: A refrigerator and a display for a refrigerator are provided. The display may include a display plate defining an outer appearance of a front surface of the display, a plurality of display portions that displays information of the refrigerator and is formed by an arrangement of a plurality of fine through-holes that pass through the display plate, a plurality of operational interfaces formed on a front surface of the display plate and operated by a touch input, a touch PCB provided on a rear surface of the display plate and including a plurality of touch sensors at positions corresponding to the plurality of operational interfaces, a display PCB on which a LED that radiates light toward the plurality of fine through-holes is mounted, and a display cover provided close to the rear surface of the display plate and on which the touch PCB and the display PCB are mounted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Youl Kwon
  • Patent number: 10725599
    Abstract: Provided are a touch sensor assembly that is maintained in a state in which the touch sensor is closely attached to an exterior member to accurately detect displacement when touch manipulation is performed to improve a recognition rate, a refrigerator door including a touch sensor assembly that is capable of preventing a sensor control part from being damaged by static electricity and having an improved front outer appearance, and a method for manufacturing the refrigerator door.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Hyunki Kim, Seungje Park, Jinseung Park, Kihyun Park
  • Patent number: 10727908
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method for a terminal reporting aperiodic channel status information (CSI) to a base station in a wireless communication system. The method comprises the steps of: receiving, from a base station via downlink control information (DCI), a CSI report triggering message of at least one CSI process, among multiple CSI processes, that is connected with one enhanced multiple input multiple output (eMIMO) type among a first eMIMO type and a second eMIMO type; and updating an aperiodic CSI associated with the at least one CSI process and reporting same to the base station based on a reference signal corresponding to the one eMIMO type.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Hyungtae Kim, Jonghyun Park, Haewook Park
  • Patent number: 10727736
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are a power converting apparatus and a home appliance having the same. The power converting apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes an inverter having a plurality of upper switching devices and a plurality of lower switching devices, a plurality of upper gate drivers to output a gate drive signal to each of gate terminals of the plurality of upper switching devices, and a plurality of upper ON resistors disposed between the plurality of upper switching devices and the plurality of upper gate drivers, wherein resistance values of the upper ON resistors are different from each other. Thus, electromagnetic interference noise generated when the inverter is turned on or off may be attenuated without changing the switching frequency.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Wonwoo Lee
  • Patent number: 10727364
    Abstract: A solar cell module includes a plurality of compound semiconductor solar cells each including a compound semiconductor substrate, a first electrode part on a front surface of the compound semiconductor substrate, an insulating substrate positioned at a back surface of the compound semiconductor substrate, a second electrode part positioned between the back surface of the compound semiconductor substrate and a front surface of the insulating substrate, and an insulating adhesive attaching the insulating substrate to the second electrode part; a conductive connection member electrically connecting two adjacent compound semiconductor solar cells to each other; a conductive adhesive attaching the conductive connection member to a corresponding electrode part of the compound semiconductor solar cell; a front substrate positioned on the compound semiconductor solar cells; and a back substrate positioned below the compound semiconductor solar cells.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventor: Kangseok Moon
  • Patent number: 10727702
    Abstract: The present specification discloses a wireless power transmission apparatus and a method therefor. Herein, a wireless power transmission apparatus according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a laser light source unit; a light output unit for separating and outputting laser light generated in a laser light source into a first laser light for wireless charging and a second laser light for object detection; a light receiving unit for receiving the second laser light; and a light control unit for controlling the output of the first laser light through the second laser light received by the light receiving unit, wherein the light control unit may determine whether an object is detected or not according to the second laser light received by the light receiving unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jinho Youn, Hyokune Hwang
  • Patent number: 10727710
    Abstract: A motor includes a stator, a rotor including an outer rotor core that includes a plurality of magnets arranged along a circumferential direction of the rotor, an inner rotor core that is located radially inward of the outer rotor core and that defines a shaft hole configured to receive a shaft, and an inner connecting portion that connects the outer rotor core to the inner rotor core and that is located at a central axis of a magnet from among the plurality of magnets. The inner connecting portion includes a radial rib that extends from the inner rotor core radially outward toward the outer rotor core, and an extension rib that extends from an outer end of the radial rib in the circumferential direction and that defines an angle with respect to the radial rib that is greater than or equal to 90 degrees.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Jaeho Kim, Byungkuk Kam, Chisung Park, Jihyun Ahn
  • Patent number: 10728078
    Abstract: A method and an apparatus for transmitting/receiving a downlink signal in a wireless communication system are provided. Carrier information about a second carrier that is different from a first carrier can be transmitted on the first carrier. Downlink data for UE can be transmitted on the second carrier based on the carrier information. The first carrier is a carrier having a synchronisation signal and a physical broadcast channel, and the second carrier can be a carrier without any synchronisation signals or physical broadcast channels. The first carrier can be operated on a single resource block in a guard frequency that is used in the wireless communication system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Eunsun Kim, Yunjung Yi
  • Patent number: 10728077
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for performing a random access procedure in a narrowband internet-of-things (NB-IoT) carrier in a wireless communication system is provided. A user equipment (UE) transmits a random access preamble to a network, receives a random access response from the network, determines resources of scheduled uplink (UL) transmission, and performs the scheduled UL transmission to the network. A number of repetitions and a number of tones for the scheduled UL transmission are determined by the random access preamble.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventor: Yunjung Yi
  • Patent number: 10724521
    Abstract: A scroll compressor is provided that may include a casing; a drive motor provided at an inner space of the casing; a rotational shaft coupled to a rotor of the drive motor, and rotated together with the rotor; a frame provided below the drive motor; a fixed scroll provided below the frame, and having a fixed wrap; and an orbiting scroll provided between the frame and the fixed scroll, having an orbiting wrap so as to form a compression chamber including a suction chamber, an intermediate pressure chamber, and a discharge chamber, by being engaged with the fixed wrap. In a state in which a center of the fixed scroll and a center of the orbiting scroll are substantially the same, an interval between the fixed wrap and the orbiting wrap gradually increases towards the suction chamber from the discharge chamber.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jungsun Choi, Howon Lee, Cheolhwan Kim