Patents by Inventor Byeong-Chan Lee

Byeong-Chan Lee 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: 20200075249
    Abstract: A capacitor component includes: a body including first and second internal electrodes alternately disposed in a first direction; first and second connection electrodes extending in the first direction in the body, respectively connected to the first and second internal electrodes, and opposing each other in a second direction; and first and second external electrodes disposed on one surface of the body and respectively connected to the first and second connection electrodes and each include an extended pattern disposed at one end portion on the one surface in the second direction and extending in a third direction, and a connection pattern extending, in the second direction, from a region spaced apart from both ends of the extended pattern in the third direction and connected to one of the first and second connection electrodes in a region spaced apart from opposite ends of the extended pattern in the third direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Do Heung NA, Min Gon LEE, Jin Kyung JOO, Byeong Chan KWON, Taek Jung LEE, Jin Man JUNG, Jae Yeol CHOI
  • Publication number: 20200057460
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to technologies for a sensor network, machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, machine type communication (MTC), and Internet of Things (IoT). This disclosure can be utilized in intelligent services based on the above technologies, such as smart homes, smart buildings, smart cities, smart cars or connected cars, health care, digital education, retail sales, security and safety related services, etc. This disclosure relates to a method for generating an instruction for controlling equipment on the basis of biometric information, comprising: a step of obtaining at least one biometric information; a step of determining whether to calculate a calorific value by using stored biometric information and the obtained biometric information, and calculating the calorific value by using the stored biometric information and the obtained biometric information according to the determined result; and generating an instruction for controlling the equipment on the basis of the calculated calorific value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Byeong-Hoon KWAK, Chang-Hyun LEE, Jae-Ho JUNG, Yang-Wook KIM, Yong-Chan LEE
  • Publication number: 20190364186
    Abstract: An electronic device includes an image sensor including a first pixel subset with a first sensitivity and a second pixel subset having with a second sensitivity, and a processor to process image data generated through the image sensor. The processor obtains image data through each of the first pixel subset and the second pixel subset, select at least one sub-image data based at least on the attribute information of the first sub-image data and the second sub-image data of the image data, and obtain focus information corresponding to the external subject using the selected sub-image data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Inventors: Byeong Chan PARK, Min Soo KIM, In Koo KANG, Jong Hoon WON, Kwang Tai KIM, Dong Hyun YEOM, Ki Huk LEE
  • Patent number: 10482325
    Abstract: A user authentication method for an electronic device is provided. The user authentication method includes detecting a content execution event, confirming an authentication level of content related to the detected content execution event, acquiring an appearance image through a camera unit, extracting valid regions related to an iris of a user from the acquired appearance image, and performing an authentication on the user by comparing iris authentication reference information related to a confirmed authentication level with the extracted valid regions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Dae-kwang Jung, Jun-ho Koh, Byeong-hoon Kwak, Sung-chan Kim, Chang-han Kim, Hyun-jung Kim, In-hak Na, Kang-jin Yoon, Yong-chan Lee
  • Patent number: 10466726
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to technologies for a sensor network, machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, machine type communication (MTC), and Internet of Things (IoT). This disclosure can be utilized in intelligent services based on the above technologies, such as smart homes, smart buildings, smart cities, smart cars or connected cars, health care, digital education, retail sales, security and safety related services, etc. This disclosure relates to a method for generating an instruction for controlling equipment on the basis of biometric information, comprising: a step of obtaining at least one biometric information; a step of determining whether to calculate a calorific value by using stored biometric information and the obtained biometric information, and calculating the calorific value by using the stored biometric information and the obtained biometric information according to the determined result; and generating an instruction for controlling the equipment on the basis of the calculated calorific value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Byeong-Hoon Kwak, Chang-Hyun Lee, Jae-Ho Jung, Yang-Wook Kim, Yong-Chan Lee
  • Patent number: 10388791
    Abstract: A semiconductor device may include first and second fins formed side by side on a substrate, a first elevated doped region formed on the first fin and having a first doping concentration of impurities, a second elevated doped region formed on the second fin, and a first bridge connecting the first elevated doped region and the second elevated doped region to each other. Methods of manufacturing such a semiconductor device are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seok-Hoon Kim, Bon-Young Koo, Nam-Kyu Kim, Woo-Bin Song, Byeong-Chan Lee, Su-Jin Jung
  • Patent number: 10382665
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a first camera module including a first lens set, a second camera module including a second lens set, and a processor connected to the first camera module and a second camera module. The processor is configured to move the first lens focus on a subject, resulting in an auto focus (AF) value and an image obtained by the first camera module, evaluate reliability of the AF value, based on the reliability of the AF value, calculate a movement parameter of the second lens set, corresponding to a movement parameter of the first lens set, and move the second lens set depending on the calculated movement parameter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seok Woon Sa, Byeong Chan Park, In Koo Kang, Seung Han Lee, Kwang Tai Kim, Dong Hyun Yeom, Jong Hoon Won, Ki Huk Lee
  • Publication number: 20190221663
    Abstract: A semiconductor device may include first and second fins formed side by side on a substrate, a first elevated doped region formed on the first fin and having a first doping concentration of impurities, a second elevated doped region formed on the second fin, and a first bridge connecting the first elevated doped region and the second elevated doped region to each other. Methods of manufacturing such a semiconductor device are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2019
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Inventors: Seok-Hoon KIM, Bon-Young KOO, Nam-Kyu KIM, Woo-Bin SONG, Byeong-Chan LEE, Su-Jin JUNG
  • Publication number: 20190222068
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a display apparatus and operational method therefor, and an electronic apparatus, and the display apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention may comprise: a resonance circuit unit for generating voltage by means of inductive electromotive force generated due to an external apparatus; a capacitance variance unit for varying the capacitance (Cv) of the resonance circuit unit in order to control the resonance point thereof, the resonance point having been changed due to the distance from the external apparatus; and a display panel for implementing an image by means of the voltage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2017
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Applicants: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., KOREA ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Young-ho CHOI, Chun Taek RIM, Eun Soo LEE, Young-chan PARK, Kyu-sung LEE, Sang-min LIM, Tan Duy NGUYEN, Byeong Guk CHOI, Jin Soo CHOI
  • Publication number: 20190212026
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a sensor network, machine type communication (MTC), machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, and technology for internet of things (IoT). A method of a server is provided. The method includes determining a target temperature range to be applied to a first zone; predicting an indoor temperature for each of a plurality of zones included in a second zone in which the first zone is included; predicting efficiency of at least one first outdoor unit connected to first indoor units installed at the second zone; and controlling operations of the first indoor units based on the target temperature range, the indoor temperature for each of the plurality of zones, and the efficiency of at least one first outdoor unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Publication date: July 11, 2019
    Inventors: Kyung-Jae KIM, Kwan-Woo SONG, Byeong-Chan LEE, Woon-Sik LEE, Je-Hyeon LEE, Hye-Jung CHO, Soon-Heum KO, Sung-Geun SONG, Jae-Hong KIM
  • Patent number: 10346601
    Abstract: A method for a device to acquire biometric information includes acquiring a plurality of images including an ocular region using an infrared ray (IR) image sensor, detecting a sclera region in each of the plurality of acquired images, sensing a change of the detected sclera region, and determining biometric information based on information on the sensed change of the sclera region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: In-kuk Yun, Je-in Yu, Dae-kwang Jung, Jun-ho Koh, Byeong-hoon Kwak, Sung-chan Kim, Chang-han Kim, Hyun-jung Kim, In-hak Na, Kang-jin Yoon, Yong-chan Lee
  • Patent number: 10318806
    Abstract: A method and device for controlling an irradiating light for photographing an iris is provided. The device includes a light source configured to generate light, an active lens configured to have an adjustable refractive index to change light passing through the active lens, an image capturer configured to capture an image of the iris by using a camera, and a controller configured to control the active lens to change the light passing through the active lens based on distance, motion and ambient light levels.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Dae-kwang Jung, Je-in Yu, In-kuk Yun, Jun-ho Koh, Byeong-hoon Kwak, Sung-chan Kim, Yang-wook Kim, Chang-han Kim, Hyun-jung Kim, In-hak Na, Kang-jin Yoon, Yong-chan Lee, Jae-ho Jung
  • Publication number: 20190157910
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an electronic apparatus and display apparatus, and method for driving the apparatuses, and the display apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention may comprise: a resonance circuit unit for generating voltage by means of inductive electromotive force generated due to an external apparatus; a rectification unit for rectifying the output voltage of the resonance circuit unit; and a converter for outputting the rectified voltage of the rectification unit as the target voltage by varying duty on the basis of duty data and target voltage determined in accordance with the distance from the external apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Publication date: May 23, 2019
    Inventors: Young-ho CHOI, Chun-taek RIM, Eun-soo LEE, Young-chan PARK, Kyu-sung LEE, Sang-min LIM, Byeong-guk CHOI, Jin-soo CHOI, Ho-jic KIM
  • Patent number: 10147723
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a substrate, a first active fin and a second active fin on the substrate, respectively, a plurality of first epitaxial layers on the first active fin and on the second active fin, respectively, a plurality of second epitaxial layers on the plurality of first epitaxial layers, a bridge layer connecting the plurality of second epitaxial layers to each other, and a third epitaxial layer on the bridge layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seok-Hoon Kim, Jin-Bum Kim, Kwan-Heum Lee, Byeong-Chan Lee, Cho-Eun Lee, Jin-Hee Han, Bon-Young Koo
  • Patent number: 10008600
    Abstract: A semiconductor device may include: a semiconductor substrate, a device isolating layer embedded within the semiconductor substrate and defining an active region, a channel region formed in the active region, a gate electrode disposed above the channel region, a gate insulating layer provided between the channel region and the gate electrode, and a silicon germanium epitaxial layer adjacent to the channel region within the active region and including a first epitaxial layer containing a first concentration of germanium, a second epitaxial layer containing a second concentration of germanium, higher than the first concentration, and a third epitaxial layer containing a third concentration of germanium, lower than the second concentration, the first to third epitaxial layers being sequentially stacked on one another in that order.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Nam Kyu Kim, Dong Chan Suh, Kwan Heum Lee, Byeong Chan Lee, Cho Eun Lee, Su Jin Jung, Gyeom Kim, Ji Eon Yoon
  • Patent number: 9972716
    Abstract: Provided are semiconductor devices that include an active pattern on a substrate, first and second gate electrodes on the active pattern and arranged in a first direction relative to one another and a first source/drain region in a first trench that extends into the active pattern between the first and second gate electrodes. The first source/drain region includes a first epitaxial layer that is configured to fill the first trench and that includes at least one plane defect that originates at a top portion of the first epitaxial layer and extends towards a bottom portion of the first epitaxial layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2018
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jin-Bum Kim, Seok-Hoon Kim, Chul Kim, Kwan-Heum Lee, Byeong-Chan Lee, Cho-Eun Lee, Su-Jin Jung, Bon-Young Koo
  • Patent number: 9881838
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a substrate having a first region and a second region, a plurality of first gate structures in the first region, the first gate structures being spaced apart from each other by a first distance, a plurality of second gate structures in the second region, the second gate structures being spaced apart from each other by a second distance, a first spacer on sidewalls of the first gate structures, a dielectric layer on the first spacer, a second spacer on sidewalls of the second gate structures, and a third spacer on the second spacer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoon Hae Kim, Jin Wook Lee, Jong Ki Jung, Myung Il Kang, Kwang Yong Yang, Kwan Heum Lee, Byeong Chan Lee
  • Publication number: 20170352759
    Abstract: A semiconductor device may include: a semiconductor substrate, a device isolating layer embedded within the semiconductor substrate and defining an active region, a channel region formed in the active region, a gate electrode disposed above the channel region, a gate insulating layer provided between the channel region and the gate electrode, and a silicon germanium epitaxial layer adjacent to the channel region within the active region and including a first epitaxial layer containing a first concentration of germanium, a second epitaxial layer containing a second concentration of germanium, higher than the first concentration, and a third epitaxial layer containing a third concentration of germanium, lower than the second concentration, the first to third epitaxial layers being sequentially stacked on one another in that order.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Publication date: December 7, 2017
    Inventors: Nam Kyu KIM, Dong Chan SUH, Kwan Heum LEE, Byeong Chan LEE, Cho Eun LEE, Su Jin JUNG, Gyeom KIM, Ji Eon YOON
  • Publication number: 20170317081
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a substrate, a first active fin and a second active fin on the substrate, respectively, a plurality of first epitaxial layers on the first active fin and on the second active fin, respectively, a plurality of second epitaxial layers on the plurality of first epitaxial layers, a bridge layer connecting the plurality of second epitaxial layers to each other, and a third epitaxial layer on the bridge layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2017
    Publication date: November 2, 2017
    Inventors: SEOK-HOON KIM, JIN-BUM KIM, KWAN-HEUM LEE, BYEONG-CHAN LEE, CHO-EUN LEE, JIN-HEE HAN, BON-YOUNG KOO
  • Patent number: 9806800
    Abstract: An Ethernet-based optical transmission system, and particularly, an apparatus and method for controlling a remote optical Ethernet device. An optical Ethernet apparatus includes a system recovery processor configured to output a system reset signal or a system power ON/OFF control signal and a system recovery controller configured to detect a system recovery command that occurs when a predetermined signal pattern is repeated the designated number of times for a designated period of time, and to control the system recovery processor using the detected system recovery command.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignees: DASAN Networks, Inc., DASAN Network Solutions, Inc.
    Inventors: Sang Cheol Mun, Byeong Chan Lee