Patents by Inventor Hung-Yi Lin

Hung-Yi Lin 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: 20200075516
    Abstract: A semiconductor structure includes a transceiver, a molding surrounding the transceiver, a plurality of vias extending through the molding, and a RDL disposed over the transceiver and the plurality of vias. In some embodiments, the RDL includes an antenna disposed over and electrically connected to the transceiver, and a dielectric layer surrounding the antenna. In some embodiments, the antenna includes an elongated portion extending over the molding and a via portion electrically connected to the transceiver.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: VINCENT CHEN, HUNG-YI KUO, CHUEI-TANG WANG, HAO-YI TSAI, CHEN-HUA YU, WEI-TING CHEN, MING HUNG TSENG, YEN-LIANG LIN
  • Publication number: 20200074638
    Abstract: An image segmentation method is providing that includes the steps outlined below. A first image corresponding to a first time spot and a second image corresponding to a second time spot are received from a video stream, wherein the second time spot is behind the first time spot. Segmentation is performed on the second image by a segmentation neural network to generate a label probability set. Similarity determination is performed on the first image and the second image by a similarity calculation neural network to generate a similarity probability set. The label probability set and the similarity probability set are concatenated by a concatenating unit to generate a concatenated result. Further inference is performed on the concatenated result by a strategic neural network to generate a label mask.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 31, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Tung-Ting YANG, Chun-Li WANG, Cheng-Hsien LIN, Hung-Yi YANG
  • Publication number: 20200051326
    Abstract: A facial expression modeling method used in a facial expression modeling apparatus is provided that includes the steps outlined below. Two two-dimensional images of a facial expression retrieved by two image retrieving modules respectively are received. A deep learning process is performed on the two two-dimensional images to generate a disparity map. The two two-dimensional images and the disparity map are concatenated to generate a three-channel feature map. The three-channel feature map is processed by a weighting calculation neural network to generate a plurality of blend-shape weightings. A three-dimensional facial expression is modeled according to the blend-shape weightings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2019
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: Shih-Hao WANG, Hsin-Ching SUN, Cheng-Hsien LIN, Hung-Yi YANG
  • Patent number: 10535748
    Abstract: Embodiments disclosed herein relate generally to forming an effective metal diffusion barrier in sidewalls of epitaxy source/drain regions. In an embodiment, a structure includes an active area having a source/drain region on a substrate, a dielectric layer over the active area and having a sidewall aligned with the sidewall of the source/drain region, and a conductive feature along the sidewall of the dielectric layer to the source/drain region. The source/drain region has a sidewall and a lateral surface extending laterally from the sidewall of the source/drain region, and the source/drain region further includes a nitrided region extending laterally from the sidewall of the source/drain region into the source/drain region. The conductive feature includes a silicide region along the lateral surface of the source/drain region and along at least a portion of the sidewall of the source/drain region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yu-Wen Cheng, Cheng-Tung Lin, Chih-Wei Chang, Hong-Mao Lee, Ming-Hsing Tsai, Sheng-Hsuan Lin, Wei-Jung Lin, Yan-Ming Tsai, Yu-Shiuan Wang, Hung-Hsu Chen, Wei-Yip Loh, Ya-Yi Cheng
  • Patent number: 10528181
    Abstract: A touch controlling method, an electronic device, and a non-transitory computer-readable recording medium are disclosed. The touch controlling method includes: sensing a first touch on the touchpad; sensing a static contact area of the first touch when the first touch is static; and triggering a first click operation when the static contact area of the first touch exceeds a first area threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chun-Tsai Yeh, Hung-Yi Lin, Jung-Hsing Wang
  • Publication number: 20190393297
    Abstract: A capacitor bank structure includes a plurality of capacitors, a protection material, a first dielectric layer and a plurality of first pillars. The capacitors are disposed side by side. Each of the capacitors has a first surface and a second surface opposite to the first surface, and includes a plurality of first electrodes and a plurality of second electrodes. The first electrodes are disposed adjacent to the first surface for external connection, and the second electrodes are disposed adjacent to the second surface for external connection. The protection material covers the capacitors, sidewalls of the first electrodes and sidewalls of the second electrodes, and has a first surface corresponding to the first surface of the capacitor and a second surface corresponding to the second surface of the capacitor. The first dielectric layer is disposed on the first surface of the protection material, and defines a plurality of openings to expose the first electrodes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2019
    Publication date: December 26, 2019
    Applicant: Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc.
    Inventors: Cheng-Yuan KUNG, Chien-Hua CHEN, Teck-Chong LEE, Hung-Yi LIN, Pao-Nan LEE, Hsin Hsiang WANG, Min-Tzu HSU, Po-Hao CHEN
  • Publication number: 20190383990
    Abstract: A quantum dot composite material and a manufacturing method and an application thereof are provided. The quantum dot composite material includes an all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot and a modification protection on a surface of the all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot. The all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot has a chemical formula of CsPb(ClaBr1-a-bIb)3, wherein 0?a?1, 0?b?1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2019
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Hung-Chia Wang, Xue-Jie Zhang, Shin-Ying Lin, An-Cih Tang, Ru-Shi Liu, Tzong-Liang Tsai, Yu-Chun Lee, Ching-Yi Chen, Hung-Chun Tong
  • Publication number: 20190371916
    Abstract: A semiconductor structure having a metal gate includes a dielectric layer. The dielectric layer having a recess is disposed on a substrate, wherein the dielectric layer has a top part and a bottom part, and the tensile stress of the top part is larger than the tensile stress of the bottom part, thereby the recess having a sidewall profile tapering from bottom to top. The present invention also provides a method of forming said semiconductor structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2018
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Inventors: Jing-Yi Lin, Yi-Wen Chen, Hung-Yi Wu, Ping-Wei Huang, Shao-Wei Wang, Yueh-Chi Chuang, Hung-Jen Huang, Hao-Che Feng
  • Publication number: 20190362230
    Abstract: A model constructing method for a neural network model applicable for image recognition processing is disclosed. The model constructing method includes the following operation: updating, by a processor, a plurality of connection variables between a plurality of layers of the neural network model, according to a plurality of inputs and a plurality of outputs of the neural network model. The plurality of outputs represent a plurality of image recognition results. The plurality of connection variables represent a plurality of connection intensities between each two of the plurality of layers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Inventors: Cheng-Hsien LIN, Tung-Ting YANG, Hung-Yi YANG
  • Patent number: 10490341
    Abstract: An electrical device comprises a substrate, a first dielectric layer, a first die, an adjustable inductor and a second die. The substrate has a first surface. The first dielectric layer is disposed on the first surface of the substrate and has a first surface. The first die is surrounded by the first dielectric layer. The adjustable inductor is electrically connected to the first die. The adjustable inductor comprises a plurality of pillars surrounded by the first dielectric layer, a plurality of first metal strips disposed on the first surface of the first dielectric layer and electrically connected to the pillars, and a plurality of second metal strips disposed on the first surface of the first dielectric layer and electrically connected to the pillars. A width of at least one of the second metal strips is different than a width of at least one of the first metal strips. The second die is electrically connected to the adjustable inductor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: ADVANCED SEMICONDUCTOR ENGINEERING, INC.
    Inventors: Cheng-Yuan Kung, Hung-Yi Lin, Teck-Chong Lee, Sheng-Chi Hsieh, Chien-Hua Chen
  • Patent number: 10475718
    Abstract: A semiconductor device package includes a dielectric layer, a first RDL, a second RDL, an inductor, a first electronic component and a second electronic component. The first RDL is adjacent to a first surface of the dielectric layer, and the first RDL includes first conductive pieces. The second RDL is adjacent to a second surface of the dielectric layer, and the second RDL includes second conductive pieces. The inductor is disposed in the dielectric layer. The inductor includes induction pillars, wherein each of the induction pillars is disposed through the dielectric layer, and each of the induction pillars is interconnected between a respective one of the first conductive pieces of the first RDL and a respective one of the second conductive pieces of the second RDL. The first electronic component and the second electronic component are between the first RDL and the second RDL, and electrically connected to each other through the inductor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: ADVANCED SEMICONDUCTOR ENGINEERING, INC.
    Inventors: Chien-Hua Chen, Hung-Yi Lin, Cheng-Yuan Kung, Teck-Chong Lee, Shiuan-Yu Lin
  • Patent number: 10475755
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a semiconductor structure includes providing a transceiver, forming a molding to surround the transceiver, forming a plurality of recesses extending through the molding, disposing a conductive material into the plurality of recesses to form a plurality of vias, disposing and patterning an insulating layer over the molding, the plurality of vias and the transceiver, and forming a redistribution layer (RDL) over the insulating layer, wherein the RDL comprises an antenna disposed over the insulating layer and a dielectric layer covering the antenna, and a portion of the antenna is extended through the insulating layer and is electrically connected with the transceiver.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY LTD.
    Inventors: Vincent Chen, Hung-Yi Kuo, Chuei-Tang Wang, Hao-Yi Tsai, Chen-Hua Yu, Wei-Ting Chen, Ming Hung Tseng, Yen-Liang Lin
  • Patent number: 10474354
    Abstract: A writing gesture notification method is provided. The writing gesture notification method, applied to an electronic device of an electronic system, the electronic system includes the electronic device and an input device, the writing gesture notification method comprising: obtaining input information from the input device; obtaining first contact information and orientation information of the input device from the input device; sensing second contact information via the electronic device; comparing the input information, the first contact information, the orientation information and the second contact information with preset information to generate a comparison result; and providing a notification via the electronic device according to the comparison result.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Hung-Yi Lin, Yi-Lun Lai
  • Patent number: 10466814
    Abstract: An electronic system comprising an electronic device and an indicating device is provided. The indicating device includes a wireless communication circuit configured to be communicated with the electronic device, a switch circuit, a motion sensor for detecting a movement of the indicating device, and a control unit coupled to the wireless communication circuit, the motion sensor and the switch circuit. In a period that the switch circuit is triggered, the motion sensor detects a plurality of three-dimensional rotation matrices of the indicating device in the space. A movement trace of the indicating device is computed by the electronic device according to the three-dimensional rotation matrices, and a corresponding operating function is enabled according to the movement trace. An operating method and an indicating device is further provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: ASUSTEK COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Hung-Yi Lin, Yi-Lun Lai, Hao-Ping Lin
  • Publication number: 20190332679
    Abstract: The disclosed subject matter provides a system, computer readable storage medium, and a method providing an audio and textual transcript of a communication. A conferencing services may receive audio or audio visual signals from a plurality of different devices that receive voice communications from participants in a communication, such as a chat or teleconference. The audio signals representing voice (speech) communications input into respective different devices by the participants. A translation services server may receive over a separate communication channel the audio signals for translation into a second language. As managed by the translation services server, the audio signals may be converted into textual data. The textual data may be translated into text of different languages based the language preferences of the end user devices in the teleconference. The translated text may be further translated into audio signals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Applicant: Google LLC
    Inventors: Trausti Kristjansson, John Huang, Yu-Kuan Lin, Hung-ying Tyan, Jakob David Uszkoreit, Joshua James Estelle, Chung-yi Wang, Kirill Buryak, Yusuke Konishi
  • Publication number: 20190331956
    Abstract: A method for fabricating micro-cell structures is provided and has providing a liquid crystal mixture; performing a heating step on the liquid crystal mixture at a temperature ranging from 45° C. to 150° C., performing a heat induced phase separation step on the liquid crystal mixture at a thermal phase separation temperature for a thermal phase separation titre such that the liquid crystal mixture forms liquid crystal particles and a network light-curing adhesive, wherein the thermal phase separation temperature and the thermal phase separation time are determined by a changing rate of a bright area ratio of the liquid crystal mixture; and performing a photo-curing step on the liquid crystal mixture by emitting an ultraviolet light so that a plurality of micro-cell structures are formed. The micro-cell structures with different transparency are fabricated based on different values of the thermal phase separation temperature and the thermal phase separation time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2018
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Tsung-Hsien LIN, Cheng-Chang LI, Heng-Yi TSENG, Hung-Chang JAU, Jin-Wei LIN
  • Publication number: 20190325251
    Abstract: A scene reconstructing system, scene reconstructing method and non-transitory computer-readable medium are provided in this disclosure. The scene reconstructing system includes a first electronic device and a second electronic device. A first electronic device includes a first camera unit, a first processor, and a first communication unit. The first processor is configured for recognizing at least a first object from a first image to construct a first map. The second electronic device includes a second camera unit, a second processor, and a second communication unit. The second processor is configured for recognizing at least a second object from a second image to construct a second map; calculating a plurality of confidence values corresponding to the second map. The second communication unit is configured for transmitting a location information to the first communication unit according to the plurality of confidence values.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Cheng-Hsien LIN, Po-Chuan CHO, Yen-Jung LEE, Hung-Yi YANG
  • Publication number: 20190318471
    Abstract: A hot spot defect detecting method and a hot spot defect detecting system are provided. In the method, hot spots are extracted from a design of a semiconductor product to define a hot spot map comprising hot spot groups, wherein local patterns in a same context of the design yielding a same image content are defined as a same hot spot group. During runtime, defect images obtained by an inspection tool performing hot scans on a wafer manufactured with the design are acquired and the hot spot map is aligned to each defect image to locate the hot spot groups. The hot spot defects in each defect image are detected by dynamically mapping the hot spot groups located in each defect image to a plurality of threshold regions and respectively performing automatic thresholding on pixel values of the hot spots of each hot spot group in the corresponding threshold region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2018
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Applicant: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chien-Huei Chen, Pei-Chao Su, Xiaomeng Chen, Chan-Ming Chang, Shih-Yung Chen, Hung-Yi Chung, Kuang-Shing Chen, Li-Jou Lee, Yung-Cheng Lin, Wei-Chen Wu, Shih-Chang Wang, Chien-An Lin
  • Patent number: 10446489
    Abstract: An interconnect structure includes a dielectric layer and a conductor embedded in the dielectric layer. A top surface of the conductor is flush with a top surface of the dielectric layer. A cobalt cap layer is deposited on the top surface of the conductor. A nitrogen-doped cobalt layer is disposed on the cobalt cap layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: UNITED MICROELECTRONICS CORP.
    Inventors: Ko-Wei Lin, Hung-Miao Lin, Chun-Ling Lin, Ying-Lien Chen, Huei-Ru Tsai, Sheng-Yi Su
  • Patent number: 10436973
    Abstract: A quantum dot composite material and a manufacturing method and an application thereof are provided. The quantum dot composite material includes an all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot and a modification protection on a surface of the all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot. The all-inorganic perovskite quantum dot has a chemical formula of CsPb(ClaBr1-a-bIb)3, wherein 0?a?1, 0?b?1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: LEXTAR ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hung-Chia Wang, Xue-Jie Zhang, Shin-Ying Lin, An-Cih Tang, Ru-Shi Liu, Tzong-Liang Tsai, Yu-Chun Lee, Ching-Yi Chen, Hung-Chun Tong