Patents Examined by Xanthia C Cunningham
  • Patent number: 11839039
    Abstract: A rollable display device includes: a soft display panel; a main roller for winding or unwinding the soft display panel; an actuator coupled to the soft display panel to ascend and descend the soft display panel; a housing having the main roller mounted therein, wherein an opening extending in a first direction is defined in a top of the housing to retract and extend the soft display panel therethrough; and an elastic portion having one end coupled to a perimeter of the opening and protruding to cover at least a portion of the opening, wherein the elastic portion includes a rubber portion having a predetermined length along the first direction. The rollable display device may minimize exposure of an interior of the housing to prevent foreign substances from entering.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2022
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2023
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Dongkyoon Han, Kyungmin Jeong, Taesung Cha, Heegun Park, Hyeongjun Kwon
  • Patent number: 11839040
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to electrical devices housed in a distribution box and, more particularly, to an interlock mechanism for visually indicating whether main contacts operated by the electrical devices are in an open condition or a closed condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2022
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2023
    Assignee: EATON INTELLIGENT POWER LIMITED
    Inventors: Romil Vaishnavi, Prashant Savgave, Abhishek Pratap Rao
  • Patent number: 11839038
    Abstract: Display device and vehicle are provided. The display device includes a display panel and an adjustment assembly arranged on a side facing away from a light emitting surface of the display panel and used to bend the display panel. in a bent state, the display panel includes a first display area and a second display area, and the display panel is bent at a junction of the first display area and the second display area, the adjustment assembly is configured to be movable to change a bending position of the display panel and adjust a range of the first display area and a range of the second display area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2023
    Assignee: SHANGHAI TIANMA MICRO-ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Xiaoyin Zhang
  • Patent number: 11832408
    Abstract: A panel-shaped electronic device (100) configured to be mounted to a wall (200), the panel-shaped electronic device (100) comprising: a front side (124) and a back side (126), the back side (126) being configured to face the wall (200) and the front side (124) being opposite to the back side (126), a first cable channel (102) arranged along a vertical edge portion (128) of the back side (126), a second cable channel (108) arranged along a lateral edge portion (130) of the back side (126), and the first and second cable channels (102, 108) intersects at a corner portion (132) of the back side (126).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2023
    Assignee: IKEA Supply AG
    Inventors: Andreas Fredriksson, Stjepan Begic
  • Patent number: 11820474
    Abstract: An enclosure structure suitable for high-pressure environments includes a feedthrough for coupling components housed within the enclosure structure to components external to the enclosure structure. The enclosure structure includes a housing comprising one or more cavities for receiving one or more electronic components within an interior of the housing and a bore through the housing. The one or more electronic components comprises a connector element and the bore comprises a non-tapered portion and a tapered portion. The non-tapered portion is proximate to the interior of the housing and the tapered portion is proximate to the exterior of the housing. The bore is configured to receive a feedthrough pin for coupling the connector element to an external component external to the enclosure structure. The enclosure structure also includes a feedthrough pin extending through the bore and a potting material disposed within the tapered portion surrounding the feedthrough pin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2023
    Assignee: Aqua Satellite, Inc.
    Inventor: Robert Alan Eustace
  • Patent number: 11805605
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2023
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yeonggyu Yoon, Youngmin Kang, Moonchul Shin, Seungjoon Lee, Joongyeon Cho, Byounguk Yoon
  • Patent number: 11800667
    Abstract: According to an embodiment of the present invention, an electronic device may include: a foldable housing including a hinge structure, a first housing structure, and a second housing structure, wherein the hinge structure includes at least one first conductive portion, the first housing structure is connected to the hinge structure and includes a first surface oriented in a first direction, a second surface oriented in a second direction opposite the first direction, and a first side member surrounding at least a part of a space between the first surface and the second surface and including at least one second conductive portion, the second housing structure is connected to the hinge structure, includes a third surface oriented in a third direction, a fourth surface oriented in a fourth direction opposite the third direction, and a second side member surrounding at least a part of a space between the third surface and the fourth surface, and is folded onto the first housing structure about the hinge structure
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2023
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Myeongsu Oh, Yongyoun Kim, Jaesung Shim, Hojin Jung, Duho Chu
  • Patent number: 11796124
    Abstract: A display apparatus includes a display module, a supporting device provided to support and turn the display module, and a holding device provided for a mobile device to be coupled to the display module. The supporting device rotatably supports the display module and includes a motor providing a driving force to turn the display module. The holding device supports a mobile device so that the mobile device may be coupled to the display module. The holding device comprises a mounting part provided to be mounted onto the display module and a holder rotatably coupled to the mounting part and provided to support the mobile device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2023
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Taehun Kim, Chulyong Cho, Jisu Kim, Hyunyong Choi
  • Patent number: 11782489
    Abstract: A memory device includes: a first casing; a second casing on the first casing; a memory module in an inner space between the first and second casings; and a plate between the first and second casings, wherein the plate includes an air hole and a wing, and wherein the wing includes: a first segment near an outside of the first and second casings; and a second segment near the inner space, wherein the first segment is located at a level different from a level of the second segment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2023
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jiyong Kim, Suin Kim, Teck Su Oh, Sung-Ki Lee
  • Patent number: 11785728
    Abstract: An electric power device includes a power control unit that is fixed to an upper portion of an automatic transmission case, with a gap interposed between the power control unit and the automatic transmission case, and a battery that is connected to the power control unit by a first wire extending rearward in a vehicle front-rear direction from the power control unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2022
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2023
    Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Hirotaka Koyanagi
  • Patent number: 11781710
    Abstract: Disclosed are an electronic signboard and a wall hanging device. The electronic signboard includes a display device and a wall hanging device. The display device is provided with a first fitting portion, and the wall hanging device is provided with a second fitting portion detachably connected to the first fitting portion. The wall hanging device is further provided a fixing surface via which the wall hanging device is fixed to a mounting base.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2023
    Assignees: Beijing BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yanjun Liu, Qingqing Ma, Yinan Gao, Tianjiao Wang, Junpeng Han, Yin Yuan, Jinmiao Tang, Hui Sun, Bangcan Xue, Jia Meng, Tao Jia, Wenfeng Jin, Ming Zhai, Shuo Li, Liguang Deng
  • Patent number: 11780386
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a cable connection structure of a power control unit that can improve the work efficiency of assembling the power control unit. A power control unit 10 is attached to an upper portion of a motor case 12 that houses a motor. The power control unit 10 has a unit-side terminal 24 connected to a power supply passage inside the power control unit 10. The motor case 12 has a cable-side terminal 20 connected to a power supply cable. The unit-side terminal 24 and the cable-side terminal 20 are arranged to face each other in an up-and-down direction at an abutting portion between a lower surface of the power control unit 10 and an upper surface of the motor case 12. The unit-side terminal 24 and the cable-side terminal 20 are connected to each other via a conductive spring member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2023
    Assignee: Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takahiro Uneme, Dai Ishii
  • Patent number: 11778761
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a display panel including a display surface on a front; a front panel surrounding the display panel; a circuit board that is disposed on a front side of a lower portion of the display panel and housed in the front panel; and a holder provided between the front of the display panel and a back of the circuit board. The holder includes a plurality of grooves each continuously extending in an up-down direction on a back of the holder facing the front of the display panel. The plurality of grooves are formed so as to be connected to each other. The front panel is formed with a through hole facing lower ends of the grooves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2023
    Assignee: JVCKENWOOD Corporation
    Inventor: Takeshi Shimoyama
  • Patent number: 11778762
    Abstract: A display assembly includes a storage box and a flexible display screen. A storage groove is formed in the storage box and a side of the storage groove is open. The flexible display screen is able to be switched between an unfolded state and a folded state. In the unfolded state, the flexible display screen is unfolded and covers an open side of the storage groove, and in the folded state, the flexible display screen is folded or wound, and the open side of the storage groove is at least partially exposed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2023
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yanyan Yang, Shangchieh Chu, Xiaofei Luo
  • Patent number: 11765841
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a control panel for an apparatus, in particular for a domestic appliance. The control panel (10) comprises at least one front panel (12) including at least one cut-out (14). The control panel (10) comprises at least one inner panel (16) including a peripheral rabbet (18). Said peripheral rabbet (18) encloses at least partially the circumference of the inner panel (16), so that a smaller flat front portion and a bigger flat rear portion of said inner panel (16) are formed. The control panel (10) comprises at least one support frame (20) including at least one recess (22) at its front side. The support frame (20) is connected or connectable to the rear side of the front panel (12).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2023
    Assignee: Electrolux Appliances Aktiebolag
    Inventors: J├╝rgen Feser, Sebastian Boss, Klaus Winkelmann, Alessandro Parrella
  • Patent number: 11765842
    Abstract: A display device is provided. The display device includes a display panel set having a peripheral zone, a backlight module including a frame, an adhesive material disposed between the peripheral zone of the display panel set and the frame, and a plurality of support elements disposed on the frame and in contact with the adhesive material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2023
    Assignee: INNOLUX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yao-Lin Huang, Ta-Chin Huang, Chou-Yu Kang, Li-Wei Sung
  • Patent number: 11751348
    Abstract: Provided are a casing for an electrical apparatus for housing an electrical apparatus includes: a casing body having an opening; a cover body that includes a flat plate-like cover portion having a rectangular shape for covering the opening, and outer side surface cover portions that are continuous to respective sides of the flat plate-like cover portion and cover outer side surfaces of the casing body; and first ribs that are provided on the outer side surfaces of the casing body covered by the outer side surface cover portions and extend along the respective sides, and a power control apparatus that includes the casing for an electrical apparatus and the electrical apparatus housed in the casing for an electrical apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2023
    Assignee: KYOCERA CORPORATION
    Inventor: Takafumi Takagi
  • Patent number: 11729922
    Abstract: A display device includes: a display panel including first and second areas, and a bending portion between the first and second areas; and a cover window on the display panel. The first area is between the cover window and the second area when the display panel is in a bent state, the first bending portion is between the cover window and the third bending portion when the display panel is in the bent state, and the bending portion includes a first bending portion extending from the first area, a second bending portion extending from the first bending portion, and a third bending portion between the second bending portion and the second area. A radius of curvature of the second bending portion is less than that of the first bending portion, and the radius of curvature of the second bending portion is less than that of the third bending portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2022
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2023
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ki Nyeng Kang, Min Soo Kim, Jong Hyun Choi
  • Patent number: 11723157
    Abstract: Provided is a flexible display device, including a flexible display panel and a support structure, the flexible display panel includes a main structure region, a bending region and an extension region, the bending region is bent to locate the extension region at a back of the main structure region, an accommodation space is formed between the main structure region, the extension region and the bending region, at least part of the support structure is located in the accommodation space, and one end of the support structure extends into a bending space surrounded by the bending region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2023
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yonghong Zhou, Shiming Shi, Shangchieh Chu
  • Patent number: 11723164
    Abstract: A power supply box includes a box body, and a box cover is fitted on the box body. The box body is internally provided with a first inner cavity and a second inner cavity. The first inner cavity is internally provided with a potentiometer. An adjuster of the potentiometer passes through a cavity wall and is located in the second inner cavity. The first inner cavity and the second inner cavity are separated by a vertical partition plate. The second inner cavity is partitioned into a first storage cavity and a second storage cavity through a transverse partition plate. The two ends of the vertical partition plate are provided with a first open slot and a second open slot, respectively. The first inner cavity communicates with the first storage cavity through the first open slot. The first inner cavity communicates with the second storage cavity through the second open slot.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2023
    Assignee: Zhuhai Shengchang Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Dehua Zheng, Chao Hou