Patents by Inventor Bong-Jae Rhee

Bong-Jae Rhee 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: 20200364433
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a cover glass disposed on the display panel, and a biometric sensor device disposed below the display panel. The biometric sensor device includes a printed circuit board, a biometric sensor disposed on the printed circuit board, and a housing disposed on the printed circuit board and in which an opening is formed. The biometric sensor is disposed in the opening of the housing and is attached to a surface of the display panel through the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2020
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Inventors: Hyun Woo KIM, Ji Hoon PARK, Ji Hun HEO, Joo Han KIM, Jin Man KIM, Bong Jae RHEE, Se Young JANG
  • Publication number: 20200292741
    Abstract: Disclosed is an electronic device including a transparent member, a display that is disposed under the transparent member and that includes a plurality of pixels, an image sensor disposed under at least a partial area of the display, and an optical path layer disposed between the at least a partial area and the image sensor. The optical path layer includes an incident path of light that is formed such that, when light output through the plurality of pixels is reflected from the transparent member and an external object in contact with the transparent member, light reflected from the external object is delivered to the image sensor and light reflected from the transparent member is interrupted. Besides, it may be permissible to prepare various other embodiments speculated through the specification.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2018
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Inventors: Bong Jae RHEE, Kem Suk SEO, Sun A KIM, Chi Hyun CHO
  • Patent number: 10777623
    Abstract: Disclosed is an electronic device including a housing, a display panel, and an image sensor. The display panel includes a first polarization layer that causes light input from outside the electronic device to oscillate in a first direction as a first linearly-polarized light, a first retardation layer disposed below the first polarization layer and causing at least a portion of the first linearly-polarized light to oscillate as a circularly-polarized light, a substrate layer disposed below the first retardation layer and passing at least a portion of the circularly-polarized light, and a protection layer disposed below the substrate layer and protecting at least a portion of the substrate layer by covering the portion of the substrate layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Bong Jae Rhee, Song Hee Jung, Hyun Chang Shin, Hyun Woo Kim, Ji Hoon Park, Ji Hun Heo
  • Publication number: 20200210004
    Abstract: An electronic device according to various embodiments comprises: a display; at least one sensor disposed to be adjacent to the display; a biometric sensor disposed in at least a partial region of the display; and at least one processor, wherein the at least one processor can be set up to receive an input in the at least a partial region from an external object, by using the at least one sensor or the biometric sensor, and to obtain biometrics of the external object by using the biometric sensor on the basis, at least partially, of the input by the external object. Other embodiments are possible.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventors: Kem-Suk SEO, Bong-Jae RHEE, Sun-A KIM, Jeong-Hoo KIM, Chi-Hyun CHO
  • Publication number: 20200202097
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a cover glass disposed on the display panel, and a biometric sensor device disposed below the display panel. The biometric sensor device includes a printed circuit board, a biometric sensor disposed on the printed circuit board, and a housing disposed on the printed circuit board and in which an opening is formed. The biometric sensor is disposed in the opening of the housing and is attached to a surface of the display panel through the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 4, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Hyun Woo KIM, Ji Hoon PARK, Ji Hun HEO, Joo Han KIM, Jin Man KIM, Bong Jae RHEE, Se Young JANG
  • Patent number: 10685205
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes an optical sensor, the optical sensor comprising a lighting device configured to emit light, a sensor layer including an array of sensors configured to detect first image information corresponding to an object from light reflected by the object, and a filter layer including openings configured to transmit the light reflected by the object, the filter layer disposed on the sensor layer, wherein the first image information is different from an image of the object identified with naked eyes. The electronic device may be diversified according to embodiments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jin-Eui Lee, Young-Min Seo, Young-Soo Lee, Yong-Cheol Park, Bong-Jae Rhee
  • Patent number: 10411224
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an electronic device with a display device having enhanced display power consumption. The electronic device includes: a housing; a transparent member disposed in at least a portion of the housing, and includes an upper surface and a lower surface; a first anti-reflection layer coupled to the upper surface of the transparent member; and a display panel coupled to at least a portion of the lower surface of the transparent member by a visually transparent adhesive member, and housed in the housing. The display panel includes: a polarizing film layer coupled to the adhesive member and including an upper surface and lower surface; a light emitting layer disposed under the lower surface of the polarizing film layer; and a second anti-reflection layer disposed on the lower surface of the polarizing film layer between the lower surface of the polarizing film layer and the light emitting layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jihun Heo, Ji Hoon Park, Sung-Soo Moon, Kemsuk Seo, Taeyoon An, Bong Jae Rhee, Chang-Su Lee
  • Publication number: 20190163953
    Abstract: Disclosed is an electronic device including a transparent member, a display, wherein at least part of the display is disposed under the transparent member, wherein the display includes an active area, in which a plurality of pixels capable of outputting light to display contents, a biometric sensor, wherein at least part of the biometric sensor is disposed in a first area outside the active area, and a reflector positioned to direct light reflected by an external object in contact with at least a partial area of the transparent member to the biometric sensor through at least a portion of the transparent member, wherein at least some of the plurality of pixels are positioned to irradiate the external object, thereby resulting in the light reflected by the external object.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2018
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Inventors: Yun Jang JIN, Jeong Hoo KIM, Kyung Hoon SONG, Bong Jae RHEE, Se Young JANG, Chi Hyun CHO
  • Publication number: 20190102595
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes an optical sensor, the optical sensor comprising a lighting device configured to emit light, a sensor layer including an array of sensors configured to detect first image information corresponding to an object from light reflected by the object, and a filter layer including openings configured to transmit the light reflected by the object, the filter layer disposed on the sensor layer, wherein the first image information is different from an image of the object identified with naked eyes. The electronic device may be diversified according to embodiments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2018
    Publication date: April 4, 2019
    Inventors: Jin-Eui LEE, Young-Min SEO, Young-Soo LEE, Yong-Cheol PARK, Bong-Jae RHEE
  • Patent number: 10211514
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a first region corresponding to a first part of the electronic device, and a second region corresponding to a second part of the electronic device. The second region has a lower temperature than that of the first region. An antenna is located over at least the first region and optionally the second region of the electronic device. A conductor is arranged over at least the first region of the electronic device to transmit heat from the first region to the second region. The conductor operates in conjunction with the antenna and is adjacent to at least a part of the antenna to prevent the conductor from interfering with the antenna.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chung Hyo Jung, Bong Jae Rhee
  • Publication number: 20180337219
    Abstract: Disclosed is an electronic device including a housing, a display panel, and an image sensor. The display panel includes a first polarization layer that causes light input from outside the electronic device to oscillate in a first direction as a first linearly-polarized light, a first retardation layer disposed below the first polarization layer and causing at least a portion of the first linearly-polarized light to oscillate as a circularly-polarized light, a substrate layer disposed below the first retardation layer and passing at least a portion of the circularly-polarized light, and a protection layer disposed below the substrate layer and protecting at least a portion of the substrate layer by covering the portion of the substrate layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2018
    Publication date: November 22, 2018
    Inventors: Bong Jae Rhee, Song Hee Jung, Hyun Chang Shin, Hyun Woo Kim, Ji Hoon Park, Ji Hun Heo
  • Patent number: 10136541
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a Printed Circuit Board (PCB), a housing, an inner cover, and an outer cover. The PCB mounts a first socket and a second socket thereon. The housing includes a first slot disposed to correspond to the first socket and a second slot disposed to correspond to the second socket. The housing receives the PCB. The inner cover opens/closes the first slot. The outer cover opens/closes the second slot. The first socket and the second socket are open toward the first slot and the second slot, respectively. When the outer cover is open, the inner cover is exposed and is in an openable state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Bong-Jae Rhee
  • Publication number: 20180293420
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a cover glass disposed on the display panel, and a biometric sensor device disposed below the display panel. The biometric sensor device includes a printed circuit board, a biometric sensor disposed on the printed circuit board, and a housing disposed on the printed circuit board and in which an opening is formed. The biometric sensor is disposed in the opening of the housing and is attached to a surface of the display panel through the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Inventors: Hyun Woo KIM, Ji Hoon PARK, Ji Hun HEO, Joo Han KIM, Jin Man KIM, Bong Jae RHEE, Se Young JANG
  • Publication number: 20180277798
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an electronic device with a display device having enhanced display power consumption. The electronic device includes: a housing; a transparent member disposed in at least a portion of the housing, and includes an upper surface and a lower surface; a first anti-reflection layer coupled to the upper surface of the transparent member; and a display panel coupled to at least a portion of the lower surface of the transparent member by a visually transparent adhesive member, and housed in the housing. The display panel includes: a polarizing film layer coupled to the adhesive member and including an upper surface and lower surface; a light emitting layer disposed under the lower surface of the polarizing film layer; and a second anti-reflection layer disposed on the lower surface of the polarizing film layer between the lower surface of the polarizing film layer and the light emitting layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Publication date: September 27, 2018
    Inventors: Jihun HEO, Ji Hoon PARK, Sung-Soo MOON, Kemsuk SEO, Taeyoon AN, Bong Jae RHEE, Chang-Su LEE
  • Patent number: 9503141
    Abstract: A socket device is provided. The socket device includes a substrate, at least one structure, and a socket. The at least one structure is disposed on the substrate, and includes an upper surface. The upper surface includes an opening separated with a predetermined interval from a surface of the substrate. The socket is disposed so that at least a portion of the socket is stacked on an upper portion of the structure. The socket is electrically connected to the substrate via the opening. The number of parts is reduced, so that the number of assembly processes is reduced and assembling is convenient, and manufacturing costs is reduced and slimness of an electronic device is achieved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2016
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Bong-Jae Rhee
  • Publication number: 20160113579
    Abstract: A portable audio output apparatus, including an audio output module configured to be in contact with a user's body and to output an audio signal, and a body fat sensor configured to sense a body resistance value of the user through at least four body contact nodes, is provided. At least two of the nodes are placed at outer surface areas of the audio output apparatus that are out of contact with the body if the user wears the audio output apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2015
    Publication date: April 28, 2016
    Inventors: Kem Suk Seo, Sung Soo Moon, Bong Jae Rhee, Sang Moon Lee, Chang Su Lee
  • Patent number: 9285901
    Abstract: An electronic device for receiving an input by a digital pen having a waveform generation means is provided. The electronic device includes at least three reception sensors and a processor. The at least three reception sensors are installed in the electronic device at positions that are separated from one another, and are configured to receive a waveform generated by the waveform generator of the digital pen. The processor is configured to calculate an input coordinate of the digital pen using a difference of velocities and reception times of the waveform received by the at least three reception sensors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2016
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Bong-Jae Rhee
  • Publication number: 20160029511
    Abstract: A heat transfer apparatus is provided. The heat transfer apparatus includes a first thermal conductor. The heat transfer apparatus also includes a second thermal conductor. The heat transfer apparatus further includes an interface member configured to transfer heat between the first thermal conductor and the second thermal conductor. A portion of the interface member contains a thermoplastic material reacting via an application of the heat.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2015
    Publication date: January 28, 2016
    Inventors: Chung-Hyo Jung, Eu-Gene Choi, Bong-Jae Rhee
  • Publication number: 20150349406
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a first region corresponding to a first part of the electronic device, and a second region corresponding to a second part of the electronic device. The second region has a lower temperature than that of the first region. An antenna is located over at least the first region and optionally the second region of the electronic device. A conductor is arranged over at least the first region of the electronic device to transmit heat from the first region to the second region. The conductor operates in conjunction with the antenna and is adjacent to at least a part of the antenna to prevent the conductor from interfering with the antenna.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2015
    Publication date: December 3, 2015
    Inventors: Chung Hyo JUNG, Bong Jae RHEE
  • Publication number: 20150200479
    Abstract: A socket device is provided. The socket device includes a substrate, at least one structure, and a socket. The at least one structure is disposed on the substrate, and includes an upper surface. The upper surface includes an opening separated with a predetermined interval from a surface of the substrate. The socket is disposed so that at least a portion of the socket is stacked on an upper portion of the structure. The socket is electrically connected to the substrate via the opening. The number of parts is reduced, so that the number of assembly processes is reduced and assembling is convenient, and manufacturing costs is reduced and slimness of an electronic device is achieved.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Publication date: July 16, 2015
    Inventor: Bong-Jae Rhee