Patents Assigned to Tsinghua University
  • Publication number: 20200304279
    Abstract: A data concentration system for an inner detector of an oil-gas pipeline, and a timing control method, the system includes: a multi-channel data receiving module, a data concentration module and a data transmission module. The multi-channel data receiving module is electrically connected to a plurality of probes of an inner detector and is configured to receive detection data acquired by the plurality of probes. The data concentration module is electrically connected to the multi-channel data receiving module, and is configured to receive the detection data outputted by the multi-channel data receiving module and compress the detection data. The data transmission module is electrically connected to a data storage module of the inner detector and the data concentration module respectively, and the data transmission module is configured to receive compressed detection data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2017
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: JING-BO GUO, TIE-HUA HU, GUAN-YU PIAO
  • Patent number: 10784444
    Abstract: A light detection element including: a carbon nanotube structure; a first electrode and a second electrode, electrically connected to the carbon nanotube structure; wherein the carbon nanotube structure includes at least one carbon nanotube, the carbon nanotube includes two metallic carbon nanotube segments and one semiconducting carbon nanotube segment between the two metallic carbon nanotube segments, one of the two metallic carbon nanotube segments is electrically connected to the first electrode, the other one of the two metallic carbon nanotube segments is electrically connected to the second electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jiang-Tao Wang, Peng Liu, Kai-Li Jiang, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10784454
    Abstract: A method for making a polymer solar cell includes the following steps: placing a portion of a carbon nanotube layer into a polymer solution, wherein the carbon nanotube layer includes a plurality of carbon nanotubes; curing the polymer solution to form a polymer layer including a first polymer surface and a second polymer surface opposite to the first polymer surface, wherein the portion of the carbon nanotube layer is embedded in the polymer layer, and another portion of the carbon nanotube layer is exposed from the polymer layer; and forming a cathode electrode on a surface of the carbon nanotube layer away from the polymer layer, and forming an anode electrode on the first polymer surface, wherein the anode electrode is spaced apart from the carbon nanotube layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wen Ning, Peng Liu, Kai-Li Jiang, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10782189
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a blackbody radiation source. The blackbody radiation source comprises a blackbody radiation cavity and a plurality of carbon nanotubes. The blackbody radiation cavity comprises an inner surface. A carbon nanotube array located on the inner surface of the blackbody radiation cavity. The carbon nanotube array comprises a plurality of carbon nanotubes, and an extending direction of each carbon nanotube is substantially perpendicular to the inner surface. The carbon nanotube array comprises a first surface and a second surface. The first surface is in contact with the inner surface and the second surface is far away from the inner surface. The plurality of carbon nanotubes extend from the first surface to the second surface. A plurality of microstructures are formed on the second surface of the carbon nanotube array.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yang Wei, Guang Wang, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10782211
    Abstract: A sampling device and an inspection apparatus are disclosed. In one aspect, an example gathering and sampling device includes a cylindrical outer housing and an inner housing disposed within the cylindrical outer housing, a cyclone chamber is formed between the cylindrical outer housing and the inner housing to generate a cyclone by injecting a gas flow into the cyclone chamber. The gathering and sampling device further includes an outer chamber body, and a plurality of gas injection orifices formed in the first inner housing end opening of the inner housing and configured to inject a gas towards a substantial center of a circular region defined by an end face of the first outer housing end opening of the cylindrical outer housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, Nuctech Company Limited
    Inventors: Qingjun Zhang, Yuanjing Li, Ziran Zhao, Ge Li, Biao Cao, Qiufeng Ma, Linxia Tan
  • Patent number: 10782660
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method and a device for solving an optimal power flow in a power supply system. A second convex model of the optimal power flow is established. A relaxation variant sum e according to the second convex model is determined. It is judged whether the relaxation variant sum e is greater than a preset threshold. If the relaxation variant sum e is greater than the preset threshold, the second convex model of the optimal power flow is established. If the relaxation variant sum e is not greater than the preset threshold, the solution of the second convex optimal model is determined as a feasible solution of the optimal model of the optimal power flow.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Wenchuan Wu, Boming Zhang, Hongbin Sun
  • Patent number: 10782246
    Abstract: A movable ray inspection system used to be mounted in a container yard to inspect an object within a container is provided. The movable ray inspection system includes: a ray generator device configured to emit a ray, a ray receiving device configured to receive the ray, and at least one chamber for receiving the ray generator device and the ray receiving device therein. Each of the at least one chamber is configured to be a standard container or a chamber which has a same shape, a same size and a same structure as a standard container such that the movable ray inspection system is adapted to be stacked in the container yard.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Nuctech Company Limited, Tsinghua University
    Inventors: Chunguang Zong, Ying Li, Hejun Zhou, Quanwei Song, Jianmin Li, Yulan Li, Yuanjing Li, Li Zhang, Zhiqiang Chen
  • Patent number: 10784008
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a shield cover for a radiation source machine and a security inspection apparatus. The shield cover for a radiation source machine comprises: a frame body provided with a receiving chamber for receiving the radiation source machine, an end opening and an ray exit through which rays are emitted out from the radiation source machine; an end cover disposed at the end opening of the frame body and provided with a sealed chamber communicating with the receiving chamber; and a connecting member disposed between the end cover and the frame body and provided with an opening for communicating the sealed chamber of the end cover with the receiving chamber of the frame body, and the end cover being movably connected to the frame body by the connecting member such that a distance of the end cover from the end opening of the frame body is adjustable.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignees: Nuctech Company Limited, Tsinghua University
    Inventors: Long Zhang, Li Zhang, Mingzhi Hong, Jinning Liang
  • Publication number: 20200290469
    Abstract: A charging apparatus includes a heat exchange pipeline, and a refrigerant liquid output pipe and a refrigerant liquid input pipe, which are connected to the heat exchange pipe. The charging apparatus can ensure a vehicle battery can be charged at an optimal temperature range, thereby reducing a charging time of the charging apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: Tsinghua University
    Inventors: LAN-GUANG LU, YA-LUN LI, MING-GAO OUYANG, JIU-YU DU, JIAN-QIU LI, XU-NING FENG, XUE-BING HAN
  • Patent number: 10777378
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a transmission electron microscope (TEM) micro-grid and a method for preparing the TEM micro-grid. The TEM micro-grid comprises a porous silicon nitride substrate and a graphene layer located on a surface of the porous silicon nitride substrate. The porous silicon nitride substrate comprises a plurality of through holes. The graphene layer covers the plurality of through holes. The method for preparing the TEM micro-grid provided in the present disclosure uses a carbon nanotube film structure to transfer a graphene layer to a surface of a porous silicon nitride substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Lin Cong, Wei Zhao, Jin Zhang, Yu-Chien Tsai, Kai-Li Jiang, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10776372
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for computing a support of an itemset candidate based on graph structure data, a method for determining a frequent itemset using the same, and a method for determining a frequent itemset based on a prefix tree. The method for computing a support of an itemset candidate based on graph structure data comprises: converting data in a database to graph structure data (S101); obtaining an itemset candidate from the database (S102); obtaining a connected component corresponding to the itemset candidate in the graph structure data (S103); determining the number of vertices included in the connected component (S104); and determining the number of vertices as the support of the itemset candidate (S105).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Research Institute of Tsinghua University in Shenzhen
    Inventors: Yeh-Ching Chung, Rui Zhang, Wenguang Chen
  • Patent number: 10777761
    Abstract: A polymer solar cell includes an anode electrode, a photoactive layer, and a cathode electrode stacked on each other in that order. The photoactive layer includes a polymer layer and a plurality of carbon nanotubes dispersed in the polymer layer. Each of the plurality of carbon nanotubes includes a first carbon nanotube portion and a second carbon nanotube portion. The first carbon nanotube portion is embedded in the polymer layer, and the second carbon nanotube portion is exposed out of the polymer layer and directly contacts the cathode electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wen Ning, Peng Liu, Kai-Li Jiang, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10774474
    Abstract: A transfer method for carbon nanotube array is provided. A carbon nanotube array is located on a first substrate. A pressure is applied to the carbon nanotube array to form a carbon nanotube paper. A second substrate with a bonding layer is placed on the carbon nanotube paper, and the bonding layer is located between the second substrate and the carbon nanotube array. The second substrate is peeled off, and the carbon nanotubes of the carbon nanotube paper vertically aligned and form the carbon nanotube array under forces of the first substrate and the second substrate. The carbon nanotubes of the carbon nanotube array are substantially perpendicular to the surface of the second substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Guang Wang, Yang Wei, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 10777822
    Abstract: A fuel cell electrode comprises a three-dimensional porous composite structure comprising a porous structure comprising a plurality of metal ligaments and a plurality of pores; and at least one carbon nanotube structure embedded in the porous structure and comprising a plurality of carbon nanotubes joined end to end by van der Waals attractive force, wherein the plurality of carbon nanotubes are arranged along a same direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hong-Ying Fu, Wen-Zhen Li
  • Patent number: 10775278
    Abstract: It is disclosed a scrubbing and sampling device, a card reader apparatus and a gate apparatus. The scrubbing and sampling device includes: a scrubbing and sampling portion including a first wheel and a second wheel, which are respectively capable of rotating around respective rotating axes, and a scrubbing conveyor belt tensioned by the first wheel and the second wheel and driven by rotation of the first wheel and the second wheel, to move between them; and an desorbing portion configured to desorb properties of an sample that is conveyed into the desorbing portion. The scrubbing conveyor belt is configured to move through the desorbing portion such that the desorbing portion desorbs the sample on the scrubbing conveyor belt when the scrubbing conveyor belt enters the desorbing portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, NUCTECH COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Qingjun Zhang, Yuanjing Li, Ziran Zhao, Ge Li, Qiufeng Ma
  • Patent number: 10778738
    Abstract: A hybrid network system, a communication method and a network node are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Tsinghua University
    Inventors: Weimin Zheng, Wenguang Chen, Wei Xue, Jidong Zhai, Kang Chen
  • Publication number: 20200284697
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a method for sampling groundwater. The method includes extracting groundwater from a monitoring well in a first flow rate; monitoring groundwater level in real-time, and calculating a decrease of the groundwater level during the extracting in the first flow rate based on the real-time monitored groundwater level; when the decrease of the groundwater level is equal to a first value, extracting groundwater from the monitoring well in a second flow rate, the second flow rate being smaller than the first flow rate; and when the groundwater level is in an equilibration state, extracting groundwater from the monitoring well and using the extracted groundwater at this time as a representative groundwater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Applicant: Tsinghua University
    Inventors: DE-YI HOU, YI-DONG WANG, GUANG-HE LI, XU ZHANG, FANG ZHANG
  • Patent number: 10765352
    Abstract: A multi-sensor non-invasive blood glucose monitoring instrument based on impedance spectroscopy-optical method, which belongs to a blood glucose measuring instrument for human body. The blood glucose monitoring instrument comprises a detection probe, a microprocessor, a display unit and a storage unit. The detection probe comprises a temperature and humidity sensor, an LED array, a photoelectric sensor, a pair of low-frequency electrodes, and a pair of high-frequency electrodes. The high-frequency electrode employs parallel electrodes, a matching inductor is directly soldered to the positive electrode or negative electrode of the electrode, and a shielding electrode is provided around the high-frequency electrode. The distance between the two low-frequency electrodes is 1 cm-2 m, and the low-frequency electrodes can test the low-frequency impedance of the tissue stably.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignees: Global Health Ark Medical Technology (Beijing) Co. Ltd., Tsinghua University
    Inventors: Fei Tang, Zhanxiao Geng, Xiaohao Wang, Zhiwei Fan
  • Patent number: 10769407
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a fingerprint registration method and device. The method includes: obtaining a fingerprint to be registered and a target fingerprint, extracting fingerprint features from the fingerprint to be registered and the target fingerprint, in which the fingerprint features include a ridge feature and a phase feature, performing a rough registration using ridge features of the two fingerprints, and then obtaining phase difference information of phase features of the two fingerprints in a phase overlap region, adjusting the rough registration result according to the phase difference information to obtain a final registration result of the two fingerprints. In some embodiments, it does not simply depend on the ridge feature to perform the fingerprint registration and add the phase feature on the basis of the ridge feature, and perform twice registration, thereby improving the accuracy of fingerprint registration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Jianjiang Feng, Jie Zhou, Shihao Li
  • Patent number: 10769337
    Abstract: An IGBT modeling method includes creating piece-wise line functions describing a collector-emitter voltage vce, a collector current ic and a gate-emitter voltage vge of the IGBT during a switching-on transient based on an internal structure of the IGBT and transient processes of the IGBT. The IGBT modeling method further includes creating piece-wise line functions describing the collector-emitter voltage vce, the collector current ic and the gate-emitter voltage vge of the IGBT during a switching-off transient based on the internal structure of the IGBT and the transient processes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Zhengming Zhao, Ye Jiang, Tian Tan, Boyang Li, Yatao Ling, Bochen Shi, Liqiang Yuan, Kainan Chen