Patents Examined by Hung S. Bui
  • Patent number: 10730458
    Abstract: An electrical energy supply system for a vehicle includes at least one ground conductor configured as a flat conductor rail arranged on a floor assembly of a body in white of the vehicle. At least one supply line inserted into the body in white is included and the at least one supply line is guided, at least one section of the body in white, parallel to and along the at least one ground conductor such that the at least one supply line at least partially overlaps a flat side of the at least one ground conductor. The body in white is made from a metallic material, the at least one supply line is positioned a predetermined distance from the at least one ground conductor, and the predetermined distance is a function of an electromagnetic field resulting from a current flowing through the at least one supply line.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: Lisa Draexlmaier GmbH
    Inventors: Klaus Specht, Michael Wortberg
  • Patent number: 10732672
    Abstract: A portable communication device is provided. The portable communication device includes a window having a flat window area and a curved window area extending from the flat window area. In addition, the portable communication device includes a display disposed beneath the window and including a flat display area, a curved display area extending from the flat display area, and a wiring area extending from the curved display area. Additionally, the portable communication device includes a fixed part supporting at least one portion of the flat display area and at least one portion of the curved display area, and a bracket supporting at least one portion of the curved display area and at least one portion of the wiring area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Woon Geun Kwak, Jung Sik Park, Do Hun Cha
  • Patent number: 10729021
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a housing, a connector, a circuit board and a cap. The housing may have a first opening, a second opening and a third opening. The connector (i) may be configured to seal the first opening of the housing and (ii) may have one or more pins. The circuit board (i) may be disposed inside the housing and (ii) may have one or more vias configured to receive the pins. The second opening may be configured to transfer the circuit board into the housing. The third opening may be configured to receive a comb tool that presses the pins into the vias. The comb tool may be removed from the third opening after the pins are disposed in the vias. The cap may be configured to seal the third opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: VEONEER US INC.
    Inventor: Luis Fernando Sanchez
  • Patent number: 10729025
    Abstract: A display device (10) includes a main body (1), a sliding cover (2) and a lock cover structure (3). The main body (1) has a display screen (11) and a perforation (12); the sliding cover (2) is slidably mounted onto the main body (1) and capable of sliding in a moving direction (d1) between a covering position and an exposed position; the sliding cover (2) has a slot (21) corresponding to the perforation (12) when the slot (21) is situated at the exposed position; the lock cover structure (3) is accommodated in the main body (1) and includes a hammer unit (31) and a moving plunger (32); the hammer unit (31) is pivotally coupled to the main body (1) and defines a direction of gravity (d2); and the moving plunger (32) has an end passing through the perforation (12) and the other end connected to the hammer unit (31).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: CAL-COMP BIG DATA, INC.
    Inventor: Ming-Hua Hung
  • Patent number: 10725507
    Abstract: An internal component and external interface arrangement for a cylindrical compact computing system is described that includes at least a structural heat sink having triangular shape disposed within a cylindrical volume defined by a cylindrical housing. A computing engine having a generally triangular shape is described having internal components that include a graphics processing unit (GPU) board, a central processing unit (CPU) board, an input/output (I/O) interface board, an interconnect board, and a power supply unit (PSU).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Brett W. Degner, Caitlin Elizabeth Kalinowski, Richard D. Kosoglow, Joshua D. Banko, David H. Narajowski, Jonathan L. Berk, Michael E. Leclerc, Michael D. McBroom, Asif Iqbal, Paul S. Michelsen, Mark K. Sin, Paul A. Baker, Harold L. Sontag, Wai Ching Yuen, Matthew P. Casebolt, Kevin S. Fetterman, Alexander C. Calkins, Daniel L. McBroom
  • Patent number: 10718640
    Abstract: A sensor element for a motor vehicle, includes a sensor circuit for detecting a physical variable, a first housing, in which the sensor circuit is arranged, a second housing, in which the first housing is arranged, a thermoplastic, which at least partially encloses the first housing and fixes the first housing in the second housing in a positioning position, at least two positioning recesses for receiving positioning pins being formed in the first housing in order to fix the first housing in the positioning position while the first housing is being enveloped by the thermoplastic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG
    Inventors: Lothar Biebricher, Marco Benner, Jakob Schillinger, Dietmar Huber, Thomas Fischer, Stefan Günthner, Michael Schulmeister
  • Patent number: 10714912
    Abstract: A switch cabinet which has a plurality of vertical frame profiles, whereby outer vertical planes (V) are defined, wherein at least one side panel of the switch cabinet is arranged in at least one of the vertical planes (V), characterized in that the side panel consists at least partially of a fabric with metallic or metallically coated threads or fibers. Furthermore, a related method and a related bay of cabinets are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: RITTAL GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventor: Derek Winsor
  • Patent number: 10709026
    Abstract: A Printed Circuit Board (PCB) mounting structure having an improved structure for improving assemblability of a product, and a display apparatus including the PCB mounting structure. The PCB mounting structure includes a mounting member provided on the PCB and a mounting portion provided on a chassis for mounting the PCB to the chassis without using screws.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Song Hyeon Kim, Sung Soo Jung, Dae Sung Ko, Jun Pil Oh
  • Patent number: 10709042
    Abstract: A single-piece cover for an electronic device, said cover including: a heat sink; an antenna; a shielding screen; an electrically insulating synthetic material forming outer surfaces of the cover.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: SAGEMCOM BROADBAND SAS
    Inventors: Pierre Sabatier, Dominique Susini, Thierry Alegre, Romain Dejardin
  • Patent number: 10700615
    Abstract: An inverter device includes a sheet member that hermetically covers an operating section through which a user operates an inverter body and an ultraviolet shielding member that covers the operating section and the sheet member and shields ultraviolet rays.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: FUJI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kotaro Yamazawa
  • Patent number: 10698274
    Abstract: A display apparatus comprises: a display panel comprising driving elements to drive pixels and a first terminal group electrically connected to the driving elements; a supporting member comprising a surface on which the display panel is to be placed, and comprising wirings and a second terminal group connected to the wirings; and a holding member provided along an edge of the display panel. The holding member comprises a connector provided with contactors, and is adhered to the surface to hold the display panel. Each of the contactors is positioned in such a way as to face each terminal of the first terminal group. Each of the contactors is connected to each terminal of the second terminal group. The edge of the display panel is coupled with the connector. Each terminal of the first terminal group is electrically connected to each of the wirings via each of the contactors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: Sakai Display Products Corporation
    Inventor: Katsuhiko Kishimoto
  • Patent number: 10701818
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a hinge coupling at least a first device housing to a second device housing. A flexible display is coupled to the first device housing and the second device housing and spans the hinge. The first device housing defines a curvilinear recess forming at least some of the flexible display into an asymmetrical service loop when the first device housing and the second device housing pivot about the hinge from an axially displaced open position to a closed position. Additional hinges and device housings can be added to accommodate flexible displays of varying lengths.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: Motorola Mobility LLC
    Inventors: Daryl Cromer, Scott P DeBates, Grant Lloyd, Alberto R Cavallaro
  • Patent number: 10694979
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a patient with Alzheimer's disease positioning and retrieval assembly carrying an original location, including a sealing box, the upper part of the sealing box is the control part, and the lower part thereof is the display part. The locking outer plate, is fixedly connected to an alarm device communicating with the control part; the display part includes a display positioning sleeve provided within the sealing box. The display positioning sleeve comprises a display glass sleeve, a display sealing block and a display pressing column from front to back. The display glass sleeve is internally sleeved sealingly with a horizontal display glass block, a cardboard is disposed between the display sealing block and the display glass block, the front panel of the sealing box is provided with a display port fitting the display glass block.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: DONGGUAN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Jun Deng, Mengyao Lai
  • Patent number: 10701796
    Abstract: In embodiments, a device may include a single electromagnetic interference (EMI) shield plate that defines an enclosed area. The EMI shield plate may have an inner surface and an outer surface opposite the inner surface. The device may further include a first printed circuit board (PCB) coupled with the inner surface, wherein the first PCB is within the enclosed area. Other embodiments may be described and/or claimed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: Intel Corporation
    Inventors: Tin Poay Chuah, Yew San Lim, Khai Ern Ke See, Khang Choong Yong, Kevin J. Byrd
  • Patent number: 10684474
    Abstract: A head up display with combiner elevation-self locking mechanism and flexible cover, the head up display comprises an elevation segmented gear coupled to a combiner holder. The combiner holder comprises a combiner holder pin, the combiner holder additionally comprising a combiner mirror. A lock coupled to the combiner holder and is configured to lock the combiner holder pin in place.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Luis Ernesto Quiroz de la Mora, Johan Gomez Martinez, Daniel Alejandro Laguna Chavez
  • Patent number: 10681837
    Abstract: An electronic assembly support system includes a frame having a plurality of side rails side rails to be positioned along a longitudinal axis of an electronic assembly, a plurality of cross rails connected between the side rails, positioned to surround predetermined components of the electronic assembly, and a first fastener interface for attaching the plurality of side rails and cross rails to the electronic assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: United States of America as represented by the Administrator of NASA
    Inventors: Milton C. Davis, David J. Petrick
  • Patent number: 10674621
    Abstract: A common carrier for different device cards for installation in a server is disclosed. The common carrier has a base module that includes side walls and a bottom panel. The bottom panel has a plurality of registration features, each of the registration features corresponding to one of a plurality of different device cards. A top cover includes side walls that is assembled with the base module. A device card of the plurality of different device cards is positioned between the base module and the top cover by at least one of the registration features.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chun Chang, Hsin-Chieh Lin, Guan-Ming Chen
  • Patent number: 10674647
    Abstract: The description relates to devices, such as computing devices that can include structural assemblies. One example can include a structural component defining a periphery of the structural assembly and an internal region of the structural assembly. The example can also include a sacrificial component positioned in the internal region and secured to the structural component by a breakaway connector that defines a first void and an opposing second void that is at least partially offset from the first void.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC
    Inventors: Zhicong Yao, Guang Lei Wang, Tianyu Zhao
  • Patent number: 10661729
    Abstract: A circuit body for a vehicle includes: a plurality of control boxes capable of controlling input and output of at least one of electric power and a communication signal; a trunk line harness connecting one of the plurality of control boxes and another of the plurality of control boxes; and a branch line harness connecting the control box and the electrical component. The control box includes: a trunk line connecting portion to which the trunk line harness is connected; and a branch line connecting portion to which the branch line harness is connected. At least one of the trunk line connecting portion and the branch line connecting portion includes a plurality of connectors which are classified into a plurality of groups according to an allowable current amount and in which a plurality of the connectors classified into the same group have connection compatibility.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: YAZAKI CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masashi Nakamura, Masahiro Furukawa, Satoshi Enomoto, Akiyoshi Kanazawa
  • Patent number: 10660204
    Abstract: A device for fixing a camera module, comprising: a base part; and a fixing unit including a first fixing part for supporting one side of each of a plurality of boards, and a second fixing part for supporting the other side facing one side of each of the plurality of boards, wherein the plurality of first fixing parts extends in a first direction from the base part, and includes a plurality of protruding parts protruding in the direction perpendicular to the first direction in order to support one side of each of the plurality of boards, and the plurality of second fixing parts extends in the first direction from the base part, and includes a plurality of protruding parts for supporting the other side of each of the plurality of boards.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: LG INNOTEK CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kwang Sung Kim, Ji Hwan Park, Yong Tae Park, Beom Seok Yu