Patents by Inventor Hong Fan

Hong Fan 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: 11127540
    Abstract: An energy storage device is provided which includes a supercapacitor first electrode, a supercapacitor second electrode, a first electrolyte, a metal electrode, and a hydrophobic layer. The supercapacitor first electrode, the supercapacitor second electrode, and the first electrolyte together form a supercapacitor. The metal electrode is spaced apart from the supercapacitor first electrode to form a first gap, the metal electrode and the supercapacitor second electrode form an Ohmic contact. The hydrophobic layer is located on at least one portion of a surface of the supercapacitor first electrode and/or at least one portion of a surface of the supercapacitor second electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhi-Ling Luo, Chang-Hong Liu, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 11120950
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a self-charging device for energy harvesting and storage. The self-charging device for energy harvesting and storage includes a first electrode, a second electrode spaced from the first electrode, a solid electrolyte bridging the first electrode and the second electrode, and a water absorbing structure. The water absorbing structure is located on the second electrode, absorbs water from external environment and transmits the absorbed water to the solid electrolyte.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignees: Tsinghua University, HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhi-Ling Luo, Chang-Hong Liu, Shou-Shan Fan
  • Patent number: 11102186
    Abstract: Example methods are provided for a network device to perform packet capture in a software-defined networking (SDN) environment. One example method may comprise detecting an egress packet that includes an inner header addressed from a first node to a second node; and identifying a security policy applicable to the egress packet by comparing one or more fields in the inner header with one or more match fields specified by the security policy. The method may further comprise: based on the security policy, capturing the egress packet in an unencrypted form; performing encryption on the egress packet to generate an encrypted packet that includes the egress packet in an encrypted form; and sending the encrypted packet to the second node.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignee: VMWARE, INC.
    Inventors: Yong Wang, Xinhua Hong, Kai-Wei Fan
  • Patent number: 11102177
    Abstract: A method and a device for directing traffic are provided. The method includes: determining whether a tag of a to-be-sent data packet is same as a reference tag configured in a preset matching rule; under situations where a determination result is that tag of the to-be-sent data packet is not the same as the reference tag configured in the preset matching rule, configuring the to-be-sent data packet with the reference tag by redirecting the to-be-sent data packet; sending the to-be-sent data packet configured with the reference tag.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignee: WANGSU SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zidao Fan, Hong Chen
  • Publication number: 20210153716
    Abstract: A tableware washing device and a method of washing tablewares are provided. The tableware washing device includes: a casing including a first accommodating space, which is used for accommodating at least one tableware for performing a washing process, a carrying module disposed in the casing, a control module, a first cleaning module disposed on an inner side of the casing and electrically connected to the control module, and a first image capture module electrically connected to the control module and disposed in the casing. The first cleaning module includes a plurality of first cleaning units that respectively provide a plurality of cleaning jets to clean the at least one tableware. The control module determines whether or not the at least one tableware is clean through a plurality of first cleaning procedure image informations captured by the first image capture module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2020
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Inventor: HONG-FAN WEI
  • Publication number: 20210153661
    Abstract: A chair device, a mattress device, and a propping device are provided. The chair device includes a support stand, a seat module disposed above the support stand, a connection module disposed at one side of the seat module, a back support module connected to the connection module and disposed at one side of the seat module, a first pressure adjustment module disposed in the seat module, a second pressure adjustment module disposed in the back support module, a first pressure sensing module disposed in the seat module, a second pressure sensing module disposed in the back support module, and a control module. The control module adjusts the first pressure adjustment module according to first sensed pressure signals from the first pressure sensing module, and adjusts the second pressure adjustment module according to second sensed pressure signals from the second pressure sensing module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2020
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Inventor: HONG-FAN WEI
  • Publication number: 20210154614
    Abstract: An air purification device and an intelligent management system are provided. The air purification device includes: a control module, a storage module storing a map data of a predetermined area, a first sensor module including a particulate matter sensor, and a moving module. The first sensor module and the moving module are electrically connected to the control module. The control module obtains a first route according to the map data and drives the moving module to perform air quality detection procedures at a plurality of locations of the predetermined area, respectively, according to the first route and the particulate matter sensor, the control module obtains a plurality of air quality parameters of the locations, generates a second route according to a first sequence of the air quality parameters, and drives the moving module according to the second route, so as to perform a plurality of air purification procedures.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2020
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Inventor: HONG-FAN WEI
  • Publication number: 20210155405
    Abstract: A waste storage device and an intelligent management system are provided. The waste storage device includes: a casing, a control module disposed in the casing, a microphone module disposed on an outer surface of the casing, and a moving module electrically connected to the control module. The microphone module is electrically connected to the control module. When the microphone module receives a first audio signal, the microphone module transmits the first audio signal to the control module, the control module analyzes an audio sending direction of the first audio signal, and the control module provides a driving signal to the moving module according to the first audio signal to drive the waste storage device to move in the audio sending direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2020
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Inventor: Hong-Fan Wei
  • Publication number: 20210132603
    Abstract: A smart platform device, a circuit system and a smart system thereof are provided. A main body of the smart platform device includes a driving system configured to drive the smart platform device moving, a platform for placement of an object, one or more closed or open storage spaces, a power source device, and the circuit system. In the circuit system, a control circuit is configured to control operations of the smart platform device, such as driving the smart platform device to move in a space by a driving system, a wireless communication module is configured to perform wireless communication, direction and distance probing to perform interior positioning, and interconnect to a user device to control operations of the smart platform device. The smart platform device includes a power management circuit and a charging circuit configured to provide electric power supplied to the power source device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventor: Hong-Fan Wei
  • Publication number: 20210127891
    Abstract: A beverage brewing device, a brewing method, a tubular container, and a circuit system of the beverage brewing device are provided. The circuit system includes a microprocessor and a plurality of circuit components. The brewing method includes scanning an identification tag on the tubular container to obtain brewing parameters and controlling a water inputting module, a temperature adjusting module, a water outputting module and an air adding module. The water inputting module controls a volume and a flowrate of water supplied to the tubular container, the temperature adjusting module controls temperature and temperature controlling sequence of water supplied to the tubular container, the water outputting module determines an amount of time and the flowrate of water outputted from the tubular container according to the operating parameters, and the air adding module determines whether or not to add air or an amount of air to add into the water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventor: HONG-FAN WEI
  • Publication number: 20210127887
    Abstract: A multi-functional cooking device and a food capsule are provided. The multi-functional cooking device integrates a plurality of cooking functions through circuits, structures, and software programs that are implemented by an embedded system. The multi-functional cooking device includes a body formed with an accommodating space for disposing the food capsule, a main body structure including a water storage component, an accommodating component, a water providing component, a heating component, a penetrating component, and one or more cooking tools disposed inside the body that cook food inside the food capsule. The multi-functional cooking device includes a circuit system implementing a plurality of cooking programs, the circuit system including a control circuit for controlling the multi-functional cooking device, a control panel for providing a selection of the cooking programs, and functional components, e.g., a heater, a microwave emitter, a fan unit, a water spray unit, and a sealing unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventor: HONG-FAN WEI
  • Patent number: 10947197
    Abstract: Methods, and related compositions, for the improved synthesis of [18F]DCFPyL are disclosed. Also provided are methods, and related compositions, for the use of [18F]DCFPyL so produced.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: The Johns Hopkins University
    Inventors: Hayden T. Ravert, Daniel P. Holt, Ying Chen, Ronnie C. Mease, Hong Fan, Martin G. Pomper, Robert F. Dannals
  • Patent number: 10895641
    Abstract: A proximity sensing device which is disposed under the OLED panel and has an emitting module and a receiving module, is provided. The emitting module can emit an invisible light which has a peak wavelength not less than 1000 nm. The receiving module is disposed adjacent to the emitting module and can receive a reflecting light from the reflected invisible light. Therefore, the invisible light passing through the OLED panel will not cause a bright spot on the panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2021
    Assignee: Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shih-Wen Lai, Yi-Ting Huang, Jing-Hong Lai, Chih-Hao Hsu, Chia-Wei Yang, Chih-Min Lin, Chieh-Yu Kang, Kuang-Mao Lu, Jian-Hong Fan
  • Publication number: 20200116860
    Abstract: A proximity sensing device which is disposed under the OLED panel and has an emitting module and a receiving module, is provided. The emitting module can emit an invisible light which has a peak wavelength not less than 1000 nm. The receiving module is disposed adjacent to the emitting module and can receive a reflecting light from the reflected invisible light. Therefore, the invisible light passing through the OLED panel will not cause a bright spot on the panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Applicant: Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shih-Wen Lai, Yi-Ting Huang, Jing-Hong Lai, Chih-Hao Hsu, Chia-Wei Yang, Chih-Min Lin, Chieh-Yu Kang, Kuang-Mao Lu, Jian-Hong Fan
  • Patent number: 10554733
    Abstract: Systems and methods implemented by a cloud controller for steering Wi-Fi client devices in a Wi-Fi network include determining a client needs to be steered from a first access point to a second access point; selecting a client steering approach from a plurality of client steering approaches based on the client; and causing the client to be steered from the first access point to the second access point based on the selected client steering approach. The determining can be based on optimization performed by the cloud controller based on operational parameters associated with the Wi-Fi network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: Plume Design, Inc.
    Inventors: Kiran Edara, Kaixiang Hu, Jian Lu, Hong Fan, William McFarland
  • Patent number: 10470082
    Abstract: Systems and methods for gathering data by an access point in a Wi-Fi system for optimization include periodically or based on command from a cloud-based system performing one or more of i) obtaining on-channel scanning data while operating on a home channel and ii) switching off the home channel and obtaining off-channel scanning data for one or more off-channels; and providing measurement data based on one or more of the on-channel scanning data and the off-channel scanning data to the cloud-based system for use in the optimization of the Wi-Fi system, wherein the measurement data comprises one or more of raw data and processed data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Plume Design, Inc.
    Inventors: Balaji Rengarajan, Jian Lu, Kiran Edara, Sameer Vaidya, Hong Fan, William McFarland
  • Patent number: D916706
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: CAMBRICON TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION LIMITED
    Inventors: Hong Fan, Deheng Chen, Kai Ye, Shuai Chen
  • Patent number: D918920
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: CAMBRICON TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION LIMITED
    Inventors: Hong Fan, Deheng Chen, Kai Ye, Shuai Chen
  • Patent number: D919685
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: Vincross China Inc.
    Inventor: Hong Fan
  • Patent number: D928161
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: Cambricon Technologies Corporation Limited
    Inventors: Hong Fan, Deheng Chen, Kai Ye, Shuai Chen