Patents Examined by Alexander P Gross
  • Patent number: 11372297
    Abstract: A display panel including a pixel array substrate, an opposite substrate, and a display media is provided. The pixel array substrate includes a substrate, a plurality of scan lines, a plurality of data lines, a plurality of pixel units, and a gate driving circuit. The gate driving circuit including a plurality of first signal lines, a plurality of second signal lines, a plurality of dummy signal lines, and a plurality of contact structures is disposed in a peripheral region of the substrate. Each of the second signal lines is electrically connected to one corresponding first signal line. Each of the dummy signal lines is electrically connected to one corresponding second signal line via one corresponding contact structure. Each of the first signal lines is electrically connected to the corresponding second signal line via one corresponding contact structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: Au Optronics Corporation
    Inventors: Cheng-Hung Ko, Yi-Fu Chen, Yu-Sen Chang, Chia-Heng Chen, Hsiao-Chun Chen, You-Ying Lin, Cheng-An Hsieh
  • Patent number: 11373434
    Abstract: A fingerprint-recognition function in a backlit display device includes a cover plate, a display panel, a backlight module, and a fingerprint recognition module. The cover plate has an operating surface defining a touchable fingerprint identification area. The backlight module emits light for the display panel to display images and, as a first detection light, backlighting incident on the fingerprint identification area reflected by a fingerprint is taken and recognized by the recognition module. Along a thickness direction of the display device, a projection of the fingerprint identification module on the cover plate at least partially overlaps with the fingerprint identification area, and supplementary side-mounted sources emitting non-visible light enhance the accuracy of detection of the recognition module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: JADARD TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Hon-Yuan Leo, Jung-Tse Lee, Sheng-Hsiung Lin, Qing-Shan Yan
  • Patent number: 11360357
    Abstract: A display substrate and a manufacturing method thereof and a display device are disclosed. The manufacturing method of the display substrate includes: forming a first display electrode; and forming a thin film transistor, which includes forming a semiconductor layer; The first display electrode and the semiconductor layer are in one same layer, and a step of forming the first display electrode is performed before performing a step of forming the semiconductor layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wenjun Xiao, Shijun Wang, Hehe Hu, Haoliang Zheng, Xi Chen, Xiaochuan Chen, Guangcai Yuan
  • Patent number: 11353755
    Abstract: A display device according to an exemplary embodiment of the present inventive concept includes: a first substrate including a display area and a non-display area; a second substrate overlapping the first substrate; a sealant disposed between the first substrate and the second substrate; and a stacked body disposed between the first substrate and the second substrate, disposed on an outermost edge of the non-display area, and disposed spaced apart from the sealant, wherein the stacked body includes a column spacer and a color filter stacked body in which at least two color filters are stacked.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2022
    Inventors: Sae Ron Park, Jin Suek Kim, Sang Woo Kang, Eung Gyu Lee
  • Patent number: 11347117
    Abstract: A liquid crystal display panel includes: a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix; a plurality of pixel electrodes and a plurality of transistors provided in each of the plurality of pixels; and a scanning line connected to the plurality of transistors in each of the plurality of pixels arranged in a first direction. In each of the plurality of pixels, the plurality of pixel electrodes and the plurality of transistors are arranged in the first direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 31, 2022
    Assignees: PANASONIC LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY CO., LTD., PASONA KNOWLEDGE PARTNER INC.
    Inventor: Daisuke Kajita
  • Patent number: 11340493
    Abstract: Disclosed is a display device including an array substrate, a liquid crystal layer over the array substrate, a counter substrate over the liquid crystal layer, a first resin film located under the array substrate and having a first opening overlapping with the liquid crystal layer, a first wavelength plate in the first opening, and a first linear polarizing plate located under and overlapping with the first resin film and the first wavelength plate. The first resin film may be in contact with or spaced apart from the first wavelength plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Tetsuya Kojima, Mitsutaka Okita
  • Patent number: 11340474
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an integrated display panel, a manufacturing method thereof, and a display device. The integrated display panel has a light emitting area and a transparent area, and includes: a transparent display layer including a display portion located in the light emitting area and a transparent portion located in the transparent area; a polarizing layer including a first alignment layer and a polarizing film; and a liquid crystal lens film layer including a second alignment layer and a liquid crystal lens layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignees: Chengdu BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Cuicui Liang, Bing Zhang, Wenjie Hu
  • Patent number: 11340483
    Abstract: A display device includes first and second substrates each including a short side and a long side, ground parts located on at least one of the short and long sides of each of the first and second substrates and including at least one first ground surfaces, which are perpendicular to opposing surfaces of the first and second substrates, and at least one second ground surfaces, which are provided at at least one edge of the second substrate to define an obtuse angle with reference to the first ground surfaces, and unevenness disposed on the first ground surfaces along a first direction, where the unevenness defines an acute angle with reference to a normal line to the opposing surfaces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kang Bin Yi, Dong Rak Ko, Sung Ho Kim, Eun Ji Seo, Sung Hun Son, Hee Kyun Shin, Seok Lyul Yoon, Jeong Seok Lee, Sung Wook Jung, Hwan Kyeong Jeong
  • Patent number: 11327358
    Abstract: A privacy display comprises a spatial light modulator and a passive retarder arranged between first and second polarisers arranged in series with the spatial light modulator. On-axis light from the spatial light modulator is directed without loss, and off-axis light has reduced luminance. The visibility of the display to off-axis snoopers is reduced by means of luminance reduction over a wide polar field of view. Off-axis visibility of the display in an automotive vehicle can be reduced.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: RealD Spark, LLC
    Inventors: Michael G. Robinson, Graham J. Woodgate, Robert A. Ramsey, Jonathan Harrold
  • Patent number: 11327379
    Abstract: The present application provides a display panel and a manufacturing method thereof. The display panel includes a base substrate; scanning lines, formed on the base substrate; data lines, formed on the base substrate and intersecting with the scanning lines; and a plurality of pixel units, defined by intersection of the scanning lines and the data lines. The display panel further includes a common electrode wire, insulated from the data lines and the scanning lines, wherein the common electrode wire includes a plurality of connecting leads and spanning structures, and the plurality of connecting leads located in the same column are electrically connected by the spanning structures; and a plurality of conductive support columns, electrically connected to the common electrode wire by the spanning structures.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2022
    Assignee: HKC CORPORATION LIMITED
    Inventor: Jianfeng Shan
  • Patent number: 11322706
    Abstract: A quantum dot film, a quantum dot light-emitting assembly and a display device are provided. The quantum dot film includes: a quantum dot layer; and a conductive layer arranged on at least a side of the quantum dot layer along a thickness direction, and the conductive layer includes nano-sized metal particles, and at least a portion of the nano-sized metal particles are configured to generate a surface plasmon resonance under electromagnetic radiation. The luminescence efficiency and intensity of the quantum dot layer can be effectively improved by arranging the conductive layer on at least a side of the quantum dot layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignees: CHONGQING BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD
    Inventors: Wei Zhu, Zhe Li, Xiaoji Li, Haoxiang Fan, Lan Xin, Peng Li
  • Patent number: 11307458
    Abstract: A display device is provided, including two substrates and a liquid crystal layer. Each of the substrates has two opposite surfaces and two opposite sides. The liquid crystal layer is sandwiched between the two substrates. At least one of the two substrates has an inclined portion on at least one of the two opposite sides which is connected to one of the two opposite surfaces, and has an included angle greater than 90 degrees and less than 180 degrees in association with the connected surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2022
    Inventors: Luca Hung, Joe Huang
  • Patent number: 11281033
    Abstract: A display system and a display control method of the display system are provided. The display system includes a display device, at least two layers of liquid crystal cells on a light-emitting side of the display device, and a controller device. The display device is configured to display a display picture; the at least two lavers of liquid crystal cells are configured to control an exit angle of light of the display picture; the controller device is configured to control positions and/or widths of light-transmitting regions and light-shielding regions of each layer of the liquid crystal cells to control a display mode of the display picture. The display system can control the positions and widths of the light-transmitting regions and the light-shielding regions formed on each liquid crystal cell according to actual needs, thereby realizing switching among various display modes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yang You, Yun Qiu, Ruizhi Yang, Ruiyong Wang, Zhidong Wang, Zhenhua Lv
  • Patent number: 11262632
    Abstract: An active switch array substrate comprises: a first substrate; a first insulation layer disposed on the first substrate; a plurality of active switches disposed on the first insulation layer; a first planarization layer disposed on the first insulation layer and covering the active switches; a color filter layer disposed on the first planarization layer, the color filter layer including a plurality of first photoresist layers, second photoresist layers and third photoresist layers parallel to each other; a plurality of dummy bumps, wherein a material of the dummy bumps is the same as a material of the third photoresist layers, and the dummy bumps are disposed above the first photoresist layers and the third photoresist layers; and a pixel electrode layer disposed on the color filter layer and covering the dummy bumps.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2022
    Assignee: HKC CORPORATION LIMITED
    Inventor: Beizhou Huang
  • Patent number: 11262607
    Abstract: A liquid crystal antenna and a manufacturing method thereof are disclosed. The liquid crystal antenna includes: an antenna array including a first substrate and a second substrate arranged opposite to each other and configured to change a phase of an electromagnetic wave signal fed into the liquid crystal antenna to transmit or receive a beam in a preset direction; and an inertial navigation element configured to determine a motion parameter of the liquid crystal antenna in a navigation coordinate system, the inertial navigation element is disposed on a side of the second substrate facing the first substrate; and the antenna array adjusts the preset direction according to the motion parameter acquired by the inertial navigation element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2022
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ying Wang, Xue Cao, Peizhi Cai, Zhifu Li, Hao Liu
  • Patent number: 11194184
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a display screen and an electronic device. A backlight module has a second notch, a frame includes a receiving space, a backlight element is received in the receiving space, the frame is connect to a display panel, a first adhesive layer covers the connection of the frame and the display panel, a supporting member is disposed between a side wall surrounded the second notch and the backlight element, a second adhesive layer is formed between the frame, the supporting member and a lower surface of the display panel, a cover plate covers the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2021
    Assignee: SHENZHEN HEYTAP TECHNOLOGY CORP., LTD.
    Inventors: Wenzhen Zhang, Zhongheng Lu
  • Patent number: 11194196
    Abstract: The application provides an array substrate and a liquid crystal display panel. The array substrate includes a substrate, a driving circuit layer, a color resist layer, and a pixel electrode layer which are disposed in a stack. The color resist layer includes a flow guiding portion and a first via hole having an aperture diameter greater than a threshold. The flow guiding portion is connected to at least part of the first via hole and positioned on at least one of an inside and an outside of the first via hole, and a flow guiding surface of the flow guiding portion is connected to a part of an edge of the aperture of the first via hole. According to the present application, the shape of the aperture is changed so that an alignment liquid does not accumulate when flowing through.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2021
    Inventors: Yun Yu, Qingyong Zhu
  • Patent number: 11181771
    Abstract: A display device including a backlight plate, a first panel and a second panel is provided. The backlight plate includes a plurality of light emission modules. The first panel is disposed on the backlight plate. The second panel is disposed on the first panel. Each of the plurality of light emission modules includes at least one luminescent element. A first light emission module of the plurality of light emission modules corresponds to a region of the first panel including a plurality of first pixels. Responsive to the at least one luminescent element of the first light emission module being activated, the at least one luminescent element of a second light emission module of the plurality of light emission modules is activated. The second light emission module is adjacent to the first light emission module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 23, 2021
    Assignee: INNOLUX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ming-Chia Shih, Cheng-Jen Chu, Chung-Kuang Wei
  • Patent number: 11175537
    Abstract: A display device includes: a first substrate; a second substrate facing the first substrate; a light amount control layer between the first substrate and the second substrate; a first line disposed on the first substrate and extending in a first direction and a second line disposed on the first substrate and extending in a second direction which intersects the first direction; a light blocking member disposed on the first substrate and overlapping at least one of the first line and the second line; a plurality of color conversion layers on the second substrate in respective pixel areas; and a partition wall among the plurality of color conversion layers, corresponding to the first line and the second line. The partition wall has a width less than a width of the light blocking member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2021
    Inventors: Seontae Yoon, Junghyun Kwon, Donguk Kim, Haeil Park, Junhan Lee
  • Patent number: 11163204
    Abstract: An array substrate, a display panel including the same, and a display device are provided. The array substrate includes: a base substrate and a planarization layer on the base substrate. A first conductive layer is disposed on a side of the planarization layer away from the base substrate. A first passivation layer is disposed on a side of the first conductive layer and the side of the planarization layer not being covered by the first conductive layer, away from the base substrate, and provided with a plurality of stress release openings. An insulating layer is disposed in the stress release openings and on a side of the first passivation layer away from the planarization layer. A second conductive layer is disposed on a side of the insulating layer away from the planarization layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 2, 2021
    Assignees: ORDOS YUANSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hong Liu, Yezhou Fang, Fengguo Wang, Xinguo Wu, Zhixuan Guo, Haidong Wang, Liang Tian, Kai Li, Bo Ma