Patents by Inventor Feng Gao

Feng Gao 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: 20240166550
    Abstract: A glass manufacturing apparatus includes a forming apparatus forming a glass ribbon. An enclosure is positioned downstream from the forming apparatus and includes a first chamber, a first end defining an inlet opening, and a second end defining an outlet opening. A first enclosure wall of the enclosure includes an enclosure wall opening defining a gas travel path from the first chamber to an exterior of the enclosure. A ribbon travel path extends through the first chamber. A first conduit extends along a first side of the enclosure and includes a second chamber. A gas opening provides fluid communication between the first chamber and the second chamber. A first gas source is in fluid communication with the second chamber. The first gas source delivers a first gas to the first chamber through the second chamber. Methods of manufacturing a glass ribbon are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2022
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Inventors: James William Brown, Feng Gao, Keith Mitchell Hill, Elias Panides, Naiyue Zhou
  • Publication number: 20240164429
    Abstract: A tobacco tablet that includes a solid solution of soluble fiber and one or more sugar alcohols, the solid solution having a glass transition temperature of less than 40° C., and tobacco dispersed in the solid solution such that the tobacco is released from the tablet when the tablet is chewed or dissolved within an oral cavity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2023
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Applicant: Altria Client Services LLC
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Diane L. GEE, Phillip M. HULAN, Shuzhong ZHUANG, William J. BURKE
  • Publication number: 20240140143
    Abstract: A pneumatic tire includes: bead cores formed by winding bead wires in a ring shape and having a polygonal cross-section shape in a meridian cross-section; a carcass extended between bead portions on both sides in a width direction, the carcass being folded back to an outer side in the width direction of the bead portion, the carcass being formed by coating a carcass cord with a coating rubber; an inner organic fiber reinforced layer wound around the bead core and formed by coating an organic fiber cord with a coating rubber; and a rubber reinforcing layer between the inner organic fiber reinforced layer and the carcass to cover at least an apex on an innermost side of the bead core in the width direction. A shortest distance between the bead wire and the carcass cord is 3 mm or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2021
    Publication date: May 2, 2024
    Inventors: Hiroaki HONDA, Mingquan WANG, Feng GAO, Guangliang WAN, Youjun LIU
  • Publication number: 20240132617
    Abstract: The present invention provides, among other things, anti-C3b antibodies with increased specificity and potency and methods of treating C3 glomerulopathy and other complement mediated diseases and disorders using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2023
    Publication date: April 25, 2024
    Applicant: Visterra, Inc.
    Inventors: Karthik Viswanathan, Ramki Ramakrishnan, Hedy Adari, Feng Gao, Andrew Wollacott
  • Publication number: 20240118539
    Abstract: An imaging adjustment apparatus (10) and method, a wearable device and a storage medium are provided. The imaging adjustment apparatus (10) includes a light-emitting device (101), a photoelectric conversion device (102), a control apparatus (103) and a drive apparatus (104), wherein the light-emitting device (101) is configured to emit first light, such that the first light irradiates eyes of a user; the photoelectric conversion device (102) is configured to perform photoelectric conversion on the basis of second light reflected by the eyes of the user to generate an electrical signal, and provide the generated electrical signal to the control apparatus (103); the control apparatus (103) is configured to determine the state of the eyes of the user on the basis of the electrical signal, and control, according to the state of the eyes of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2022
    Publication date: April 11, 2024
    Inventors: Jianwen ZHU, Feng ZI, Feng GAO, Binhua SUN
  • Patent number: 11954525
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses Spark collaborative computing, job method and apparatus for multiple K8s clusters, and addresses the problem that most of the current multiple K8s clusters adopt the model of federated clusters, and Spark's own method of scheduling and optimization cannot be implemented across domains, by implementing a cross-domain job method, setting the multiple K8s clusters as a master cluster and a slave cluster, with the master cluster being responsible for creating Spark's The master cluster is responsible for creating Spark's Driver container and Pods, and the slave cluster is responsible for creating Spark's Executor container and Pods. After the containers are created, a direct tunnel is established between the master cluster and the slave cluster by aggregating address information and access credentials through the Collaboration Center, and the containers in the slave cluster register with Driver and continuously send heartbeat messages through the tunnel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2023
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2024
    Assignee: ZHEJIANG LAB
    Inventors: Feng Gao, Wenyuan Bai
  • Publication number: 20240111586
    Abstract: The present disclosure belongs to the field of intelligent computing technologies, and relates to a multi-policy intelligent scheduling methods and apparatuses oriented to heterogeneous computing power. The method includes: step 1, setting an execution policy of a task based on heterogeneity of computing clusters, differences of computing tasks and a user requirement, and constructing a Markov decision process model by adopting a reinforcement learning method combined with the execution policy; step 2, adopting a proximal policy optimization to solve an optimal task scheduling policy of the task input by the user based on the constructed Markov decision process model; step 3, scheduling the task to a corresponding computing cluster for execution based on the optimal task scheduling policy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2023
    Publication date: April 4, 2024
    Applicant: ZHEJIANG LAB
    Inventors: Shiqiang ZHU, Aimin PAN, Feng GAO
  • Patent number: 11944115
    Abstract: This document provides methods and systems for stabilizing nicotine and incorporating nicotine into one or more oral products. This document also provides oral products. Nicotine can be stabilized by mixing liquid nicotine with cellulosic fiber such that the liquid nicotine absorbs into pores of the cellulosic fiber to form a cellulosic fiber-nicotine mixture. In some cases, a cellulosic fiber-nicotine mixture can be combined with one or more binders and molded into an oral product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: Altria Client Services LLC
    Inventors: Feng Gao, Shuzhong Zhuang, Diane L. Gee
  • Publication number: 20240099367
    Abstract: An oral pouch product includes a wrapper and a filling material. The wrapper defines a cavity. The filling material is in the cavity. The filling material includes a dry mixture and a liquid mixture. The dry mixture includes a cellulosic material and a water-soluble filler. The liquid mixture includes an oil and liquid nicotine. The oil includes a triglyceride, a diglyceride, a monoglyceride, or any combination thereof. The liquid nicotine is dissolved in the oil. The filling material is free of water or includes water in an amount less than or equal to 5 weight percent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2023
    Publication date: March 28, 2024
    Applicant: Altria Client Services LLC
    Inventors: Baiwei CHEN, Feng GAO, Shannon M. BLACK, Shaoyong YU, Shuzhong ZHUANG, Benjamin L. RAGLAND, Rebecca M. GRAY, Fadi ALDEEK
  • Publication number: 20240099356
    Abstract: A tobacco lozenge includes a body configured to be wholly receivable in an oral cavity. The body includes a matrix including a soluble fiber in an amount greater than or equal to 60 weight percent of the body, tobacco plant tissue dispersed in the matrix, and an additive dispersed in the matrix.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2023
    Publication date: March 28, 2024
    Applicant: Altria Client Services LLC
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Diane L. GEE, Shuzhong ZHUANG, Phillip M. HULAN, William J. BURKE
  • Publication number: 20240099355
    Abstract: An oral product includes a body that is wholly receivable in an oral cavity. The body includes a mouth-soluble polymer matrix, cellulosic fibers embedded in the mouth-soluble polymer matrix, and nicotine or a derivative thereof dispersed in the mouth-soluble polymer matrix. The oral product is adapted to release the nicotine or a derivative thereof from the body when the body is received within the oral cavity and exposed to saliva.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2023
    Publication date: March 28, 2024
    Applicant: Altria Client Services LLC
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Frank Scott ATCHLEY, Gregory James GRISCIK, Christopher Joseph DINOVI, Phillip M. HULAN
  • Patent number: 11942791
    Abstract: A self-powered wireless keyboard by modifying the structure of a traditional membrane keyboard having a volcanic crater structure. Not damaging the original membrane keyboard structure, a micro magnet core is installed inside a cylindrical protrusion block under the key cap as a mover of the induction power generation device, and an induction coil is wound in a key slot of the keyboard base as the stator of the induction power generation device. In this way, when each key is pressed, it will produce induction current. A layer of flexible solar cell can be laid on the upper surface of the key, which can generate electricity by collecting the light energy in the surrounding environment during the time of daily illumination.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2024
    Assignee: Beijing Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Fang Deng, Yanxin Ji, Xinyu Fan, Yeyun Cai, Chengwei Mi, Feng Gao, Jie Chen, Lihua Dou
  • Publication number: 20240095069
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses Spark collaborative computing, job method and apparatus for multiple K8s clusters, and addresses the problem that most of the current multiple K8s clusters adopt the model of federated clusters, and Spark's own method of scheduling and optimization cannot be implemented across domains, by implementing a cross-domain job method, setting the multiple K8s clusters as a master cluster and a slave cluster, with the master cluster being responsible for creating Spark's The master cluster is responsible for creating Spark's Driver container and Pods, and the slave cluster is responsible for creating Spark's Executor container and Pods. After the containers are created, a direct tunnel is established between the master cluster and the slave cluster by aggregating address information and access credentials through the Collaboration Center, and the containers in the slave cluster register with Driver and continuously send heartbeat messages through the tunnel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2023
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Wenyuan BAI
  • Publication number: 20240093944
    Abstract: The present invention application relates to a spiral heat exchanger and a heat exchange device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2021
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Applicant: SHANGHAI XINGYE MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Zaixiang LIU, Yanfeng CHEN, Yuanfeng CAI, Bing WANG, Zhengyan NIU
  • Patent number: 11931892
    Abstract: A robotic system includes a support structure, a motor mount assembly, first and second parallel chains, a serial translation assembly, a sensor and a control module. The motor mount assembly includes rotary motors, where the rotary motors include a first rotary motor and a second rotary motor. The first and second parallel chains are connected to the movable platform, the rotary motors and the motor mount assembly. The serial translation assembly is connected to the supporting structure and the motor mount assembly and includes a linear actuator and a third rotary motor. The sensor is connected to the movable platform and detects force applied by a human operator on the movable platform and generates a signal indicative of the force applied. The control module controls the rotary motors and the third rotary motor based on the signal to assist the human operator in moving the movable platform.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignees: GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC, Shanghai JiaoTong University
    Inventors: Qiao Sun, Xianbao Chen, Jing Sun, Feng Gao, Dalong Gao, Ningjian Huang
  • Publication number: 20240088801
    Abstract: A fractal power converter and a method for constructing the fractal power converter, the method for constructing the fractal converter including: replacing a switch and/or an energy storage element of an asymmetric half-bridge sub-module with the same asymmetric half-bridge sub-module for at least two times, replacing a switch and/or an energy storage element of a symmetric half-bridge sub-module with the same symmetric half-bridge sub-module for at least two times, and replacing a switch and/or an energy storage element of an H-bridge sub-module with the same H-bridge sub-module for at least two times. Compared with a conventional high-voltage and large-current power converter, the fractal power converter may output any high-voltage and large-current waveform. The system is modularized, the structure is simple and extensible, and voltage and current may be evenly distributed among the modules. The control method is simple and easy to standardize. Multi-port parallel output is allowed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2023
    Publication date: March 14, 2024
    Applicant: SHANDONG UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Jingyang FANG, Hongchang LI, Feng GAO, Xu YANG
  • Publication number: 20240081144
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for manufacturing a composition for use as a transport material of an electronic device, the method comprising the steps of: a) providing a first organic semiconductor; b) providing a radical compound; c) providing a polar compound having a dipole moment of at least 6.0 debye (D); d) mixing the first organic semiconductor, the radical compound and the polar compound to obtain the composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2022
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Feng GAO, Feng WANG, Tiankai ZHANG, Zhangjun HU
  • Patent number: 11922853
    Abstract: Provided is a display device. The display device includes a controller, a display module, and a temperature sensor disposed in the display module; wherein the controller is connected to the display module and the temperature sensor; the temperature sensor is configured to detect a temperature of the display module; and the controller is configured to: adjust a gamma parameter of the display module to a target gamma parameter corresponding to the temperature of the display module; determine a target drive voltage required by the display module with the target gamma parameter; and drive, based on the target drive voltage, the display module to display an image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2024
    Assignees: Beijing BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd., BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Bingxin Liu, Feng Zi, Binhua Sun, Jiyang Shao, Feng Gao
  • Publication number: 20240071533
    Abstract: An apparatus is provided that includes a block of memory cells having a NAND string that includes a first select transistor, and a control circuit coupled to the block of memory cells. The control circuit is configured to perform an erase operation on the block of memory cells by determining a first count of a number of times that the block of memory cells previously has been programmed and erased, determining based on the first count a first drain-to-gate voltage of the first select transistor, wherein the first drain-to-gate voltage is configured to cause the first select transistor to generate a first gate-induced drain leakage current, and applying a first erase pulse to the first select transistor based on the determined first drain-to-gate voltage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2022
    Publication date: February 29, 2024
    Applicant: SanDisk Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Yihang Liu, Xiaochen Zhu, Lito De La Rama, Feng Gao
  • Patent number: 11907693
    Abstract: A job decomposition processing method for distributed computing, which comprises: analyzing a source program to be run by program static analysis to determine a function call graph contained in the source program; determining feature information of functions contained in the source program by program dynamics analysis or/and a program intelligent decomposition algorithm, wherein the feature information of the functions is used to characterize relevant information when each function is being running; decomposing the source program based on the feature information of the functions, a function relationship and available resource information of a computing platform to form an execution recommendation for each function on the computing platform, i.e., which hardware resources are used for computing each function; finally inserting a modifier in the source program and starting computation on the computing platform.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2023
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2024
    Assignee: ZHEJIANG LAB
    Inventors: Wenyuan Bai, Feng Gao