Patents by Inventor Feng Liu

Feng Liu 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).

  • Patent number: 11997645
    Abstract: A method, apparatus and system for transmitting paging information. The method includes: calculating, by a first communication node, a time domain position of a paging occasion (PO) of a second communication node; and transmitting, by the first communication node, paging information to the second communication node within the PO corresponding to the time domain position, where the paging information includes at least one of: paging downlink control information and a paging message, and the PO includes a group of paging resources for transmitting paging information on one or more preset beams or ports.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: ZTE Corporation
    Inventors: Xing Liu, Feng Bi, Yu Ngok Li, Peng Hao
  • Patent number: 11996717
    Abstract: A wireless charging pad includes a rectifier, a receiver coil, a heat spreader plate sandwich between the rectifier and the receiver coil, and a ferrite cold plate sandwiched between the receiver coil and the heat spreader plate. The ferrite cold plate has a fluid inlet, a fluid outlet, and a fluid chamber in fluid communication with the fluid inlet and the fluid outlet. The fluid chamber includes a primary cooling chamber and a secondary cooling chamber. Primary cooling fins extending from the heat spreader plate are disposed in the primary cooling chamber and secondary cooling fins extending from a base of the ferrite cooling plate are disposed in the secondary cooling chamber. The ferrite cooling plate cools the rectifier and inhibits or blocks electromagnetic leakage from the receiver coil from interfering with operation of rectifier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Yanghe Liu, Feng Zhou, Ercan Mehmet Dede
  • Patent number: 11997838
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are apparatus and methods for a power electronics assembly that includes a cold plate assembly and one or more power device assemblies. The cold plate assembly has a manifold having a heat sink cavity in a first surface and a heat sink that includes one or more substrate cavities. The heat sink is positioned in the heat sink cavity. The one or more power device assemblies are positioned within the one or more substrate cavities. Each power device assembly includes an S-cell, a power device, and a direct bonded metal substrate bonded to the S-Cell. The S-cell includes a base layer constructed at least of graphite or a graphite-composite, a conductive layer at least partially surrounding the base layer, and a power device cavity. The power device is positioned in the power device cavity and is electrically coupled to the conductive layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: TOYOTA MOTOR ENGINEERING & MANUFACTURING NORTH AMERICA, INC.
    Inventors: Feng Zhou, Yanghe Liu, Hiroshi Ukegawa
  • Patent number: 11995197
    Abstract: In a method for encryption of sensitive data, an encrypted user private key is received in a Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) in a worker node in a container management system, the encrypted user private key being an encrypted version of a user private key for decrypting a message from a user in the container management system. The user private key is obtained in the TEE, and the encrypted user private key being decrypted into the user private key with a provider private key that is received from an encryption manager for managing the container management system. With these embodiments, the user private key may be transmitted to the worker node safely, such that the worker node may use the user private key to decrypt messages from the user. Therefore, the security level of the container management system may be increased.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventors: Qi Feng Huo, Yan Song Liu, Da Li Liu, Lei Li, Yuan Yuan Wang
  • Patent number: 11996361
    Abstract: A method of making a semiconductor device includes etching an insulating layer to form a first opening and a second opening. The method further includes depositing a conductive material in the first opening. The method further includes performing a surface modification process on the conductive material. The method further includes depositing, after the surface modification process, a first liner layer in the second opening, wherein the first liner layer extends over the conductive material and the insulating layer. The method further includes depositing a conductive fill over the first liner layer, wherein the conductive fill includes a different material from the conductive material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Shu-Cheng Chin, Yao-Min Liu, Hung-Wen Su, Chih-Chien Chi, Chi-Feng Lin
  • Publication number: 20240166049
    Abstract: Provided are a projection assembly, a display system and a vehicle. The projection assembly is applied to the vehicle, and the projection assembly includes: a housing, a bottom cover, a display module, a heat dissipation assembly and an imaging lens. The housing is connected with the bottom cover, and the housing and the bottom cover form an accommodating space, the heat dissipation assembly, the display module and the imaging lens are all disposed in the accommodating space, and the display module is disposed on the heat dissipation assembly; and the imaging lens includes a lens barrel and a lens assembly, the lens barrel is disposed on the heat dissipation assembly, the lens assembly is disposed in the lens barrel, and the lens barrel surrounds the display module, the display module faces the lens assembly, the housing is provided with an opening, and the lens assembly faces the opening.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 2, 2021
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Inventors: Yuhong LIU, Chenru WANG, Yulong WU, Lili CHEN, Feng ZI
  • Publication number: 20240166608
    Abstract: The disclosure provides for compounds and methods for modulating or inhibiting TEAD. Further provided herein are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the TEAD inhibitors and methods of treatment using the TEAD inhibitors or the pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2023
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Inventors: Xiao DING, Jinxin LIU, Feng REN, Jianfei WAN, Wei ZHU
  • Publication number: 20240164449
    Abstract: A vaporization assembly includes: a porous substrate; and a heating element. The porous substrate has a vaporization surface, and the heating element is arranged on the vaporization surface. The porous substrate includes a fence structure, and the fence structure surrounds the vaporization surface, defining an accommodating groove. In an embodiment, the fence structure is arranged on a peripheral edge of a vaporization end of the porous substrate, and an area of the vaporization end within the fence structure forms the vaporization surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2024
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Inventors: Bo LI, Feng CHEN, Bing CHEN, Hongming ZHOU, Jicai LONG, Wangsheng LIU
  • Patent number: 11989282
    Abstract: A system may include a memory and a processor in communication with the memory. The processor may be configured to perform operations that include generating a key pair and encrypting a data credential with a public key to make a data credential secret. The operations may further include storing the data credential secret in a cluster on a host and deploying a workload on the cluster. The operations may also include establishing an empty bundle in the host and generating a pod trusted execution environment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventors: Da Li Liu, Qi Feng Huo, Yuan Yuan Wang, Lei Li, Yan Song Liu
  • Patent number: 11991882
    Abstract: A method for fabricating a memory device includes: providing a substrate; forming a first dielectric layer over the substrate; forming a plurality of conductive layers and a plurality of dielectric layers alternately and horizontally disposed on the substrate; forming a channel column structure on the substrate and in the plurality of conductive layers and the plurality of dielectric layers, where a side wall of the channel column structure is in contact with the plurality of conductive layers; forming a second dielectric layer covering the first dielectric layer; and forming, in the first and second dielectric layers, a conductive column structure adjacent to the channel column structure and in contact with one of the plurality of conductive layers, where the conductive column structure includes a liner insulating layer as a shell layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: MACRONIX International Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yao-An Chung, Yuan-Chieh Chiu, Ting-Feng Liao, Kuang-Wen Liu, Kuang-Chao Chen
  • Publication number: 20240157448
    Abstract: A metal 3D printing device comprises a building platform, a first powder spreading arm, a second powder spreading arm, a gas stream unit and a scanning module. The building platform is for supporting the powder. The first and second powder spreading arms are spaced and configured for spreading powder. The gas stream unites comprises a gas blowing port and a gas suction port, the gas blowing port is provided in the first powder spreading arm, and the gas suction port is provided in the second powder spreading arm. The scanning module is for emitting a laser to the powder preplaced between the first and second powder spreading arms to solidify the powder to form the product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2021
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Inventors: JIAN-YE LIU, WEN-HUA GAO, KA-LI XU, LIU-HUI NIU, GAO-FENG HU
  • Publication number: 20240158208
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a centroid adjustment device suitable for different types of loads, which belongs to the field of transportation and support technology, including an upper adjustment assembly, a connecting module, and a loading device. The connecting module includes connecting pieces and chain connection assemblies adjustable in length, both upper ends of the connecting pieces and the chain connection assemblies are respectively mounted on opposite sides of the centroid of the upper adjustment assembly and can be adjusted to move toward or away from each other at an upper end of the upper adjustment assembly, and both lower ends of the connecting pieces and the chain connection assemblies are respectively mounted on opposite sides of the centroid of the loading device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2023
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Inventors: Yubin YANG, Mingxing ZHANG, Zhimin LIU, Zhiqiang HAN, Feng GUO, Song CHEN, Xiangzhen CHENG, Hongliang LIU, Guojun MA, Yonggang XU, Jianhua WU, Shengneng CHEN, Xuefeng GAO, Lin ZHOU, Yumin JIANG
  • Publication number: 20240164114
    Abstract: A method of forming a vertical transistor comprising a top source/drain region, a bottom source/drain region, a channel region vertically between the top and bottom source/drain regions, and a gate operatively laterally-adjacent the channel region comprises, in multiple time-spaced microwave annealing steps, microwave annealing at least the channel region. The multiple time-spaced microwave annealing steps reduce average concentration of elemental-form H in the channel region from what it was before start of the multiple time-spaced microwave annealing steps. The reduced average concentration of elemental-form H is 0.005 to less than 1 atomic percent. Structure embodiments are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 29, 2023
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicant: Micron Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Hung-Wei Liu, Vassil N. Antonov, Ashonita A. Chavan, Darwin Franseda Fan, Jeffery B. Hull, Anish A. Khandekar, Masihhur R. Laskar, Albert Liao, Xue-Feng Lin, Manuj Nahar, Irina V. Vasilyeva
  • Publication number: 20240160453
    Abstract: Described are techniques for modifying existing driver plugin behavior using a plugin wrapper to enable driver compatibility with an unsupported container deployment model. The techniques include intercepting, by a plugin wrapper operating as part of a container orchestration system, an allocation request intended for a driver plugin, where the allocation request is for allocating a computing resource to a containerized application deployed using a container deployment model not supported by the driver plugin. The techniques further include modifying, by the plugin wrapper, the allocation request to correspond to specifications of the container deployment model, thereby forming a modified request to allocate the computing resource to the containerized application.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2022
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Inventors: Yohei Ueda, Da Li Liu, Qi Feng Huo, Lei Li
  • Publication number: 20240162903
    Abstract: An electronic switch device and an electronic switch system are provided, wherein the electronic switch system includes: an electronic switch device, which includes: a sensing module, which includes: a pressure sensing module for providing a pressure sensing signal; and a touch control sensing module disposed on the pressure sensing module for providing a touch control sensing signal; and a comparator circuit coupled to the sensing module for receiving the pressure sensing signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2023
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Inventors: Chia-Tsun Huang, Keng-Kuei Liang, chih-hung Liu, Yi-Feng Chen
  • Publication number: 20240162038
    Abstract: A photomask structure including a first layout pattern and a second layout pattern is provided. The second layout pattern is located on one side of the first layout pattern. The first layout pattern and the second layout pattern are separated from each other. The first layout pattern has a first edge and a second edge opposite to each other. The second layout pattern has a third edge and a fourth edge opposite to each other. The third edge of the second layout pattern is adjacent to the first edge of the first layout pattern. The second layout pattern includes a first extension portion exceeding an end of the first layout pattern. The first extension portion includes a first protruding portion protruding from the third edge of the second layout pattern. The first protruding portion exceeds the first edge of the first layout pattern.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2023
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicant: United Microelectronics Corp.
    Inventors: Chien Heng Liu, Chia-Wei Huang, Yung-Feng Cheng, Ming-Jui Chen
  • Publication number: 20240162607
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a phase shifter, a driving method for the phase shifter, and an antenna system, and belongs to the field of communication technologies. The present disclosure provides a phase shifter, including: a control module, a digital-to-analog conversion module and a phase shift structure; the control module is configured to generate a plurality of correction signals according to phase shift degrees of the phase shift structure; the digital-to-analog conversion module is configured to generate a driving signal according to the correction signals; and the phase shift structure is configured to shift a phase of a microwave signal passing therethrough according to the driving signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2021
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Inventors: Zongmin LIU, Wei LI, Junwei GUO, Xichao FAN, Feng QU, Biqi LI
  • Publication number: 20240157073
    Abstract: Disclosed are a cardiogenic interference identification method for a medical ventilation device, and a medical ventilation device. The method includes acquiring a first signal and a second signal obtained by a medical ventilation device monitoring a ventilation object, the first signal including a flow velocity signal; according to the flow velocity signal and the second signal, identifying a fluctuation in the flow velocity signal; acquiring a fluctuation characteristic of the fluctuation and, on the basis of the fluctuation characteristic of the fluctuation, identifying cardiogenic interference in the fluctuation. The present method identifies cardiogenic interference on the basis of a signal collected by the medical ventilation device itself, and a physiological signal from an external device is not required. The method has a significant value for clinical.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2024
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicant: SHENZHEN MINDRAY BIO-MEDICAL ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Feng ZHU, Jinglei LIU, Pulin YAO, Xiaoyong ZHOU
  • Patent number: 11980232
    Abstract: A cigarette heating device includes a cigarette holder, a heating cavity and a base which are connected in sequence. A top end of the heating cavity is communicated with the cigarette holder, the heating cavity is connected with a power supply device, and the power supply device is disposed at the base. The heating cavity includes a shell and a heating assembly for heating and baking a cigarette, the heating assembly is electrically connected with the power supply device, the shell surrounds an outer side of the heating assembly, and two ends of the shell are connected with the cigarette holder and the base, respectively. An air passage is disposed at a bottom end of the shell, and the heating cavity is communicated with an external environment through the air passage for air to enter and exit the heating cavity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: CHINA TOBACCO GUANGDONG INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ruifeng Zhao, Jing Hu, Feng Li, Guizhou Wu, Yanjun Zhang, Yibo Liu, Rongfei Ye
  • Patent number: 11985341
    Abstract: A technique for encoding video is provided. The technique includes for a first portion of a first frame that is encoded by a first encoder in parallel with a second portion of the first frame that is encoded by a second encoder, determining a historical complexity distribution; determining a first bit budget for the first portion of the first frame based on the historical complexity distribution; and encoding the first portion of the first frame by the first encoder, based on the first bit budget.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: ATI Technologies ULC
    Inventors: Wei Gao, Gabor Sines, Ihab M. A. Amer, Crystal Yeong-Pian Sau, Feng Pan, Dong Liu