Patents by Inventor Bin Wei

Bin Wei has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20140178601
    Abstract: A method for making a conductive network of sintered silver comprises preparing a conductive ink comprising a silver compound and a binder; depositing the conductive ink on a substrate and applying an external energy source to the deposited conductive ink to dry the ink; and applying an external energy source to the dried ink to decompose the ink to elemental silver and to sinter the elemental silver into a conductive network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2014
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Inventors: Bin Wei, Xiaoyan Huang, Allison Yue Xiao
  • Patent number: 8746093
    Abstract: A crank-type non-beam pumping unit, including a belt, a foundation, a crown sheave, a frame, a support rod, a belt pulley, a pin shaft, a crank, a transmission shaft, and a bracket. The bottom of the frame is disposed on the foundation, and the top of the frame is supported by the support rod. The top of the support rod is hinge connected to the frame, and the bottom of the support rod is hinge connected to the foundation. The bracket is disposed on the foundation, the transmission shaft is disposed on the bracket, and the crank is disposed on the transmission shaft. The crank rotates synchronously with the transmission shaft, and the belt pulley is disposed on one end of the crank via the pin shaft. One end of the belt bypasses the crown sheave, and is connected to a smooth sucker rod.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 10, 2014
    Assignees: China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, Oil Production Technology Research Institute of Shengli Oilfield Branch of China Petroleum Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Minxuan Wang, Jianli Xu, Zhengquan Cheng, Bin Wei, Zhonghui Zhang, Bingsheng Liu, Guangqi Gao, Yan Luo, Zejun Zhu
  • Patent number: 8739404
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed to the use and manufacture of cooling features within a component used in a hot gas path, such as within a turbine. In one embodiment, channels are formed within an external surface of the component and filled with a removable material. The external surface and channels may then be coated with one or more layers, such as a structural layer and/or top coat. The removable material may then be removed to leave the channels free of the removable material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 3, 2014
    Assignee: General Electric Company
    Inventors: Ronald Scott Bunker, Bin Wei, Ann Melinda Ritter, Don Mark Lipkin, Raul Basilio Rebak, Lawrence Bernard Kool, Dennis Michael Gray
  • Publication number: 20140142848
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for processing at least one information feed are disclosed. For example, the method receives at least one content via at least one automated feed. The method associates the at least one content to one or more geographical locations on a map, wherein the one or more geographical locations are determined from the at least one content. The method then presents an access to the at least one content to a user via the map.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2014
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.
    Inventors: Yih-Farn Chen, Giuseppe Di Fabbrizio, David Gibbon, Rittwik Jana, Serban Jora, Bernard S. Renger, Bin Wei
  • Publication number: 20140089517
    Abstract: A layered syndicated feed or content is provided having layers defined according to a media type (e.g., text, graphic, audio, or video) wherein each layer has a plurality of levels such that each level provides either inclusive or exclusive content of the layer's media type in varying degrees of detail or depth. Furthermore, a system is provided for requesting and storing user and mobile device profiles indicative of the syndicated content layers and levels that the user is interested in receiving and that the user's mobile device is capable of receiving.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2013
    Publication date: March 27, 2014
    Applicant: AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P.
    Inventors: Bin Wei, Yih-Farn Chen, Rittwick Jana, Serban Jora, Bernard S. Renger
  • Patent number: 8669867
    Abstract: A multi-function printer (MFP) and an alarm method thereof are provided. The provided method includes determining whether the MFP has accomplished printing a document; and when the MFP has accomplished printing the document, determining whether to produce an alarm message to an electronic device corresponding to the document in response to a comparison result between an input speech and a database. Thus, in response to the generation of the alarm message, not only to warn a user who forgot to take away the printed document, but also further to indicate the location of the printed document.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 11, 2014
    Assignee: Kinpo Electronics, Inc.
    Inventor: Shu-Bin Wei
  • Patent number: 8645055
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for processing at least one information feed are disclosed. For example, the method receives at least one content via at least one automated feed. The method associates the at least one content to one or more geographical locations on a map, wherein the one or more geographical locations are determined from the at least one content. The method then presents an access to the at least one content to a user via the map.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2014
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.
    Inventors: Yih-Farn Chen, Giuseppe Di Fabrizio, David Gibbon, Rittwik Jana, Serban Jora, Bernard S. Renger, Bin Wei
  • Patent number: 8621018
    Abstract: An Instant Messaging (IM) method and server are provided. The method includes: receiving instance login information sent by an IM client, wherein the instance login information at least includes login information of a user of the IM client and instance information of a terminal located by the IM client (101); authenticating identity of the user of the IM client, according to the login information in the instance login information (102); when the authenticating is passed, allocating an instance number for the IM client, according to the instance information in the instance login information, wherein the instance number is configured to uniquely identify the IM client (103). The server includes a receiving module (801), an authenticating module (802) and an allocating module (803). By adopting the method and server provided, multipoint login of one login account may be effectively achieved, and multiple aspects requirements of a user may be satisfied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: Tencent Technology (Shenzhen) Company Limited
    Inventors: Xiaochao Zhang, Jue Liao, Dingjia Chen, Bin Wei, Yanke Yao, Jianzhen Li, Bin Li, Qian Zhang
  • Patent number: 8621045
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for accessing media with a portable communication device presents media available for display to a user based on user preferences. A user can select media to be output from an external display by entering commands into the portable communications device. In addition, a second external display can be used to display a subset of the media available for display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.
    Inventors: Yih-Farn Chen, Giuseppe Di Fabbrizio, David C. Gibbon, Rittwik Jana, Bernard S. Renger, Bin Wei, Ping-Fai Yang, Hailong Sun
  • Patent number: 8611362
    Abstract: A method for providing multimedia data from at least one controllable multimedia source to a mobile device includes providing a request path from the mobile device to a mobile service platform, receiving a request from the mobile device, obtaining a device profile from the mobile device, authenticating the identity of a user of the mobile device, and determining a user profile in response to the user identity. The method further includes authorizing control and access to the at least one multimedia source, providing a control channel from the mobile service platform to at least one multimedia server, providing multimedia data delivery information to the at least one multimedia server, and providing multimedia data to the mobile device in response to the request via the at least one multimedia server.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2013
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P.
    Inventors: Yih-Farn Robin Chen, Huale Huang, Rittwik Jana, Sam John, Serban Jora, Bin Wei
  • Patent number: 8589973
    Abstract: A method is disclosed that includes receiving a multimedia data stream comprising audio data, video data, and text data at a first electronic device of a plurality of electronic devices responsive to a network. A content structure of the multimedia data stream is automatically determined at least partially based on the text data. The portion of multimedia data stream is stored in a local media database and the associated content structure is stored in a local content index. A network index alert is generated to update a centralized content index of available media content via the network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2013
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.
    Inventors: Yih-Farn Chen, David Crawford Gibbon, Zhu Liu, Behzad Shahraray, Bin Wei
  • Publication number: 20130290519
    Abstract: Writing logs in a distributed information system are provided. The logs are related to a transaction instance. A method includes retrieving a log proxy instance from a log server. The log proxy instance includes information related to the transaction instance and information related to currently running component in the transaction instance. The method also includes writing the logs for the transaction instance based on the log proxy instance. Aspects of the present invention further provide a method of facilitating writing logs and analyzing logs. Moreover, the embodiments further provide corresponding apparatuses and system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2013
    Publication date: October 31, 2013
    Applicant: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Zhang Sheng Pan, Jin Liang Shi, Yan Sun, Bin Bin Wei
  • Patent number: 8569917
    Abstract: A motor drive device comprises a motor, a gearbox mounted to the motor and a control module. The gearbox comprises a gearbox housing that has an opening facing the motor. The motor has a shaft that extends into the gearbox housing through the opening to drive a worm gear of the gearbox. The control module has a PCB mounted to the gearbox and most of the PCB is accommodated in the opening of the gearbox housing. The PCB extends in a plane substantially parallel to the shaft.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Johnson Electric S.A.
    Inventors: Xian Tang, Wei Xing Mao, Bin Wei Li
  • Patent number: 8566421
    Abstract: A layered syndicated feed or content is provided having layers defined according to a media type (e.g., text, graphic, audio, or video) wherein each layer has a plurality of levels such that each level provides either inclusive or exclusive content of the layer's media type in varying degrees of detail or depth. Furthermore, a system is provided for requesting and storing user and mobile device profiles indicative of the syndicated content layers and levels that the user is interested in receiving and that the user's mobile device is capable of receiving.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2013
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P.
    Inventors: Bin Wei, Yih-Farn Chen, Rittwik Jana, Serban Jora, Bernard Renger
  • Patent number: 8560955
    Abstract: A system includes a gateway operative to couple the system to a user. The system further includes a first infolet coupled to the gateway, and operative to couple the system to a first virtual world application, a second infolet coupled to the gateway and to the first infolet, and operative to couple the system to a real world application. The system is operable to obtain first information requested by the user from the second infolet and send the first information to the virtual world application through the first infolet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2013
    Assignee: AT&T Intellectual Property I, L.P.
    Inventors: Rittwik Jana, Andrea Basso, Giuseppe di Fabbrizio, David C. Gibbon, Bernard S. Renger, Bin Wei, Yih-Farn Chen
  • Patent number: 8535491
    Abstract: An electrode for an electrochemical machining process is provided. The electrode comprises a curved, electrically conductive member, and an insulating coating covering at least a portion of a side surface of the curved, electrically conductive member. An electrochemical machining assembly is also provided for machining curved holes in a workpiece. The assembly includes at least one curved electrode and a power supply operatively connected to provide a pulsed voltage to the at least one curved electrode and to the workpiece. The assembly further includes a rotational driver operatively connected to move the at least one curved electrode along a curved path within the workpiece. The assembly is configured to remove material from the workpiece upon application of the pulsed voltage to the at least one curved electrode and to the workpiece. An electrochemical machining method is also provided for forming one or more curved holes in an electrically conductive workpiece.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2013
    Assignee: General Electric Company
    Inventors: Bin Wei, Gary Charles Liotta
  • Patent number: 8523527
    Abstract: The present subject matter discloses a turbine component including a platform and an airfoil extending radially upward from the platform. A plurality of curved cooling passages may be defined in the platform. Each of the curved cooling passages may have at least one end disposed at an exterior surface of the platform. Additionally, each of the cooling passages may be configured to direct a cooling medium through the platform.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: General Electric Company
    Inventors: Benjamin Paul Lacy, Gary Michael Itzel, Bin Wei
  • Publication number: 20130210320
    Abstract: Titanium-containing articles having improved surface finishes and methods for changing the surface of titanium containing articles, for example by removing overstock, are provided. One example method includes passing a fluid at high pressure across a surface of an titanium aluminide alloy-containing article, for example, a turbine blade, at high linear speed and deforming the surface of the titanium aluminide alloy-containing article, and removing material from the surface of the titanium aluminide alloy-containing article. Though aspects of the invention can be used in fabricating high performance turbine blades, the methods disclosed can be applied to the treatment of any titanium-containing article for which it is difficult to obtain an improved surface finish.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2012
    Publication date: August 15, 2013
    Applicant: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
    Inventors: Bernard Patrick BEWLAY, Jonathan Sebastian JANSSEN, Bin WEI, Youdong ZHOU
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    Patent number: D687533
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chiang-Kuo Tang, Tsang-Chiang Yang, Yi-Ning Lin, Yen-Hao Lai, Cheng-Bin Wei
  • Patent number: D689211
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: Foxsemicon Integrated Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Yu-Hou Chyan, Cheng-Bin Wei, Kuan-Hong Hsieh, Te-Sheng Chen