Patents by Inventor Eun-Taek Lim

Eun-Taek Lim 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: 20210065716
    Abstract: An electronic device and method are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a network interface and processor. The processor implements the method, including receiving a voice input through a network interface as transmitted from a first external device, including a request to execute a function using at least one application which is not indicated in the voice input, extracting a first text from the voice input by executing automatic speech recognition (ASR), when the at least one application is identified based on the first text, transmitting, through the network interface to the first external device, second data associated with the identified at least one application for display by the first external device, and when the at least one application is not identified based at least in part on the first text, reattempting identification of the at least one application by executing natural language understanding (NLU) on the first text.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Inventors: Joo Hyuk JEON, Woo Up KWON, Jin Woo PARK, Kyoung Gu WOO, Eun Taek LIM, Kyung Hak HYUN, Dong Ho JANG
  • Patent number: 10839806
    Abstract: An electronic device and method are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a network interface and processor. The processor implements the method, including receiving a voice input through a network interface as transmitted from a first external device, including a request to execute a function using at least one application which is not indicated in the voice input, extracting a first text from the voice input by executing automatic speech recognition (ASR), when the at least one application is identified based on the first text, transmitting, through the network interface to the first external device, second data associated with the identified at least one application for display by the first external device, and when the at least one application is not identified based at least in part on the first text, reattempting identification of the at least one application by executing natural language understanding (NLU) on the first text.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Joo Hyuk Jeon, Woo Up Kwon, Jin Woo Park, Kyoung Gu Woo, Eun Taek Lim, Kyung Hak Hyun, Dong Ho Jang
  • Patent number: 10832674
    Abstract: An electronic device and method are disclosed. The electronic device includes a touchscreen, microphone, speaker, wireless communication circuit, processor and memory. The memory stores instructions executable by the processor to: receive a first user utterance through the microphone, transmit, by the wireless communication circuit, the received first user utterance to an external server through the wireless communication circuit, receive, by the wireless communication circuit, first text data generated by the external server using automatic speech recognition (ASR), when the first text data includes at least one pre-stored word, phrase, and sentence, identifying a plurality of tasks mapped to the at least one pre-stored word, phrase, and sentence, and execute the identified plurality of tasks using at least one of sequential execution or parallel execution.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ho Jun Jaygarl, Hyun Woo Kang, Jae Hwan Lee, Han Jun Ku, Nam Hoon Kim, Eun Taek Lim, Da Som Lee
  • Patent number: 10811008
    Abstract: A system for processing a user utterance is provided. The system includes at least one network interface; at least one processor operatively connected to the at least one network interface; and at least one memory operatively connected to the at least one processor, wherein the at least one memory stores a plurality of specified sequences of states of at least one external electronic device, wherein each of the specified sequences is associated with a respective one of domains, wherein the at least one memory further stores instructions that, when executed, cause the at least one processor to receive first data associated with the user utterance provided via a first of the at least one external electronic device, wherein the user utterance includes a request for performing a task using the first of the at least one external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Kyoung Gu Woo, Woo Up Kwon, Jin Woo Park, Eun Taek Lim, Joo Hyuk Jeon, Ji Hyun Kim, Dong Ho Jang
  • Publication number: 20190066677
    Abstract: An electronic device and method are disclosed. The electronic device includes a touchscreen, microphone, speaker, wireless communication circuit, processor and memory. The memory stores instructions executable by the processor to: receive a first user utterance through the microphone, transmit, by the wireless communication circuit, the received first user utterance to an external server through the wireless communication circuit, receive, by the wireless communication circuit, first text data generated by the external server using automatic speech recognition (ASR), when the first text data includes at least one pre-stored word, phrase, and sentence, identifying a plurality of tasks mapped to the at least one pre-stored word, phrase, and sentence, and execute the identified plurality of tasks using at least one of sequential execution or parallel execution.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Ho Jun JAYGARL, Hyun Woo KANG, Jae Hwan LEE, Han Jun KU, Nam Hoon KIM, Eun Taek LIM, Da Som LEE
  • Publication number: 20190013024
    Abstract: An electronic device and method are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a network interface and processor. The processor implements the method, including receiving a voice input through a network interface as transmitted from a first external device, including a request to execute a function using at least one application which is not indicated in the voice input, extracting a first text from the voice input by executing automatic speech recognition (ASR), when the at least one application is identified based on the first text, transmitting, through the network interface to the first external device, second data associated with the identified at least one application for display by the first external device, and when the at least one application is not identified based at least in part on the first text, reattempting identification of the at least one application by executing natural language understanding (NLU) on the first text.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2018
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Inventors: Joo Hyuk JEON, Woo Up KWON, Jin Woo PARK, Kyoung Gu WOO, Eun Taek LIM, Kyung Hak HYUN, Dong Ho JANG
  • Publication number: 20180374482
    Abstract: A system for processing a user utterance is provided. The system includes at least one network interface; at least one processor operatively connected to the at least one network interface; and at least one memory operatively connected to the at least one processor, wherein the at least one memory stores a plurality of specified sequences of states of at least one external electronic device, wherein each of the specified sequences is associated with a respective one of domains, wherein the at least one memory further stores instructions that, when executed, cause the at least one processor to receive first data associated with the user utterance provided via a first of the at least one external electronic device, wherein the user utterance includes a request for performing a task using the first of the at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Publication date: December 27, 2018
    Inventors: Kyoung Gu WOO, Woo Up KWON, Jin Woo PARK, Eun Taek LIM, Joo Hyuk JEON, Ji Hyun KIM, Dong Ho JANG
  • Patent number: 9485785
    Abstract: A method of and apparatus for operating a Coexistence Beacon Protocol (CBP) packet transmitter in a Cognitive Radio (CR)-based wireless communication system is provided. The method includes, identifying a Self-Coexistence Window (SCW) regular pattern of neighbor Wireless Regional Area Networks (WRANs), if vacant SCW slots are not periodically occurring, selecting a WRAN as a contender among the neighbor WRANs, performing a contention for transmitting the CBP packet with the contender within SCW slots that are occupied by the WRAN, and configuring an SCW usage pattern so that an SCW usage period of the CBP packet sender is double that of an SCW usage period of the contender when winning in the contention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2016
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang-Bum Kim, Cheng Shan, Eun-Taek Lim, Ju-Yeon Song, Jung-Soo Woo, Geun-Ho Lee, Ho-Dong Kim, Yong-Ho Park, Jae-Ik Park
  • Patent number: 9204307
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for switching operational modes in a Cognitive Radio (CR) system are provided. A method for switching between a normal operation mode and a coexistence operation mode in a CR system includes occupying at least one channel in the normal operation mode, when there is no channel to be occupied, selecting at least one channel for the coexistence operation mode, and occupying available frames among frames of the selected at least one channel in the coexistence operation mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2015
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Cheng Shan, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Ho-Dong Kim, Sang-Bum Kim, Yong-Ho Park, Geun-Ho Lee
  • Patent number: 8908543
    Abstract: An apparatus and operation method of a Base Station (BS) for allocating a radio resource in a Cognitive Radio (CR) wireless communication system includes, when a licensed system is activated, determining whether each of User Terminals (UTs) located in a cell satisfies Quality of Service (QoS). If all of the UTs satisfy the QoS, a binary message indicating ‘on’ is broadcasted to neighbor BSs. If at least one of the UTs does not satisfy the QoS, a binary message indicating ‘off’ is broadcasted to the neighbor BSs, and when the binary message indicating ‘off’ is received from at least one of the neighbor BSs, the binary message indicating ‘off’ is broadcasted to the UTs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Assignees: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Sungkyunkwan University Foundation for Corporate Collaboration
    Inventors: Sang-Bum Kim, Ho-Dong Kim, Dong-In Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Woo-Jin Shin, Kyoung-Youp Park
  • Patent number: 8805389
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for synchronizing a Quiet Period (QP) in a Cognitive Radio (CR) system includes receiving QP information based on a channel N from at least one neighbor BS. The method further includes determining whether the channel N is an in-band channel. If the channel N is the in-band channel, QP scheduling is performed according to the received QP information based on the channel N.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 12, 2014
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Cheng Shan, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Ho-Dong Kim, Sang-Bum Kim, Yong-Ho Park
  • Patent number: 8730797
    Abstract: A method for forwarding direct message in partial function OFDMA relay system is proposed in present invention. In present invention, the operations like forwarding and reflecting are fixed for the PFRS. Therefore, the BS performs scheduling according to the fixed operations so as to make the PFRS actually has the function of direct message forwarding.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2014
    Assignees: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Beijing Samsung Telecom R&D Center
    Inventors: Eun-Taek Lim, Hyoung-Kyu Lim, Pan-Yuh Joo, Qi Wu, Zongchuang Liang
  • Patent number: 8670415
    Abstract: A method is provided for performing handoff in a communication system including a serving base station (BS) in communication with a mobile station (MS), at least one neighbor BS using a communication scheme different from a communication scheme of the serving BS, and the MS capable of communicating with the neighbor BS. The method includes compensating a signal strength of one of the serving BS and the neighbor BS, received at the MS, such that handoff decision is possible, and determining whether to perform a handoff of the MS, using the compensated signal strengths.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2006
    Date of Patent: March 11, 2014
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Young-Bin Chang, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Min Ro, Jae-Hyuk Jang, Dong-Seek Park, Young-Kwon Cho, Seung-Hoon Park, Joon-Young Choi
  • Patent number: 8619683
    Abstract: A wireless communication system using multiple channels is provided. An apparatus includes an allocator for, when bursts are allocated to an Accessing Terminal (AT) which utilizes a plurality of channels at the same time, allocating the same amount of the bursts to each channel in use; a generator for, when a map message to be transmitted in a primary channel of the AT is generated, generating the map message which comprises allocation information of the bursts allocated to the AT; and a transmitter for transmitting the map message in the primary channel of the AT.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Cheng Shan, Do-Young Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Geun-Ho Lee, Sang-Bum Kim, Yong-Ho Park
  • Patent number: 8611287
    Abstract: Provided are an apparatus and a method for transmitting a CBP packet for communication information sharing between base stations in a CR-based wireless communication system. In the method, a CBP packet including a CBP identifier is transmitted to a base station of adjacent cells via one SCW slot. A CBP identifier list for successfully received CBP packets is received from the base station of the adjacent cells. When the CBP identifier is included in the CBP identifier list, the SCW slot is occupied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Bum Kim, Cheng Shan, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Geun-Ho Lee, Ho Dong Kim, Yong-Ho Park
  • Patent number: 8565208
    Abstract: An apparatus and method for transmitting Coexistence Beacon Protocol (CBP) in a cognitive radio system are provided. The apparatus includes a detector, a controller, and a transmitter. The detector scans channels on which neighboring Base Stations (BSs) operate through a plurality of directional antennas. The controller links the plurality of directional antennas with BSs, respectively. The transmitter receives a CBP packet through the directional antenna linked with the BS, and transmits the received CBP packet to at least one or more other BSs linked with at least one or more other directional antennas.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Cheng Shan, Do-Young Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Geun-Ho Lee, Sang-Bum Kim, Yong-Ho Park
  • Patent number: 8457646
    Abstract: A base station includes an apparatus and a method for exchanging frequency channel resources between base stations in a Cognitive Radio (CR) based communication system. A requesting Base Station (BS), which requests channel exchange a neighboring BS, receives a channel advertisement message from a neighboring BS and sends a channel exchange request message to the neighboring BS. The channel exchange request message includes at least one of a neighbor BS Identifier (ID), a requesting BS ID, channel information for the channel exchange at the requesting BS, and channel information exchangeable at the neighboring BS. The requesting BS receives a channel exchange response message from the neighboring BS in response to the channel exchange request message, determines whether to execute a channel exchange process to the neighboring BS based on information in the received channel exchange response message, and sends a channel exchange reply message indicative of the determination result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ho-Dong Kim, Sang-Bum Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Ju-Yeon Song, Jung-Soo Woo, Cheng Shan, Yong-Ho Park, Jae-Ik Park
  • Patent number: 8442133
    Abstract: An apparatus and a method for transmitting a Coexistence Beacon Protocol (CBP) packet in a Cognitive Radio (CR) wireless communication system are provided. In the method for transmitting CBP packet in a transmitter that operates in a scalable Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access (OFDMA) mode, a priority is given to each channel of one or more channels based at least partly upon channel use statuses of two or more neighbor Wireless Regional Area Networks (WRANs). Whether a Quality of Service (QoS) for CBP packet transmission for each channel is met is sequentially determined according to the respective priority. A channel having a highest priority is selected from the one or more channels meeting the QoS as a channel for CBP packet transmission. A CBP packet is transmitted via the selected channel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang-Bum Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Ho-Dong Kim, Cheng Shan, Ju-Yeon Song, Yong-Ho Park, Jae-Ik Park
  • Patent number: 8345608
    Abstract: A system and method for transmitting downlink schedule in a WiMax/WiBro relay system is proposed in present invention. In present invention, the task of transmitting the schedule is dispersed from the BS to both of the BS and RS so that several RS may transmit the schedule items simultaneously and therefore the resource of the system is saved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Eun-Taek Lim, Qi Wu, Hyoung-Kyu Lim, Pan-Yuh Joo
  • Patent number: 8289903
    Abstract: A frame structure, a method, and an apparatus for inter-frame resource sharing in a Cognitive Ratio (CR) communication system are provided. An apparatus for sharing a channel in an environment where a plurality of CR communication systems coexist, constitutes a Superframe Control Header (SCH), in one superframe, that includes a frame allocation MAP for frame information allocated to a Base Station (BS), with respect to each BS, and transmits and receives the SCH at the start frame of the frames allocated to the BSs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2012
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Cheng Shan, Sang-Bum Kim, Eun-Taek Lim, Jung-Soo Woo, Geun-Ho Lee, Yong-Ho Park