Patents by Inventor Il Koo Kim

Il Koo Kim 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: 10978068
    Abstract: A method, performed by an electronic apparatus, of executing an application, based on a voice input of a user, and the electronic apparatus are provided. The method includes performing voice recognition on the voice command for executing the application, determining a target page among a plurality of pages displayable when the application is executed, based on a result of the voice recognition, generating a virtual input sequence for displaying a second screen corresponding to the target page, instead of a first screen currently displayed, and executing the application in response to the virtual input sequence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sung-jin Kim, Il-koo Kim, Sang-ha Kim, Kyoung-jin Moon, Ji-sang Yu, Byung-joon Chang
  • Publication number: 20210021845
    Abstract: Provided are an inter prediction method and a motion compensation method. The inter prediction method includes: performing inter prediction on a current image by using a long-term reference image stored in a decoded picture buffer; determining residual data and a motion vector of the current image generated via the inter prediction; and determining least significant bit (LSB) information as a long-term reference index indicating the long-term reference image by dividing picture order count (POC) information of the long-term reference image into most significant bit (MSB) information and the LSB information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2020
    Publication date: January 21, 2021
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-o PARK, Il-koo KIM, Chan-yul KIM, Kwang-pyo CHOI
  • Publication number: 20200359010
    Abstract: A video encoding method and apparatus and a video decoding method and apparatus are provided. The video encoding method includes: prediction encoding in units of a coding unit as a data unit for encoding a picture, by using partitions determined based on a first partition mode and a partition level, so as to select a partition for outputting an encoding result from among the determined partitions; and encoding and outputting partition information representing a first partition mode and a partition level of the selected partition. The first partition mode represents a shape and directionality of a partition as a data unit for performing the prediction encoding on the coding unit, and the partition level represents a degree to which the coding unit is split into partitions for detailed motion prediction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2020
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chang-Hyun LEE, Tammy Lee, Jianle Chen, Dae-sung Cho, Woo-jin Han, Il-koo Kim
  • Publication number: 20200359036
    Abstract: Provided are a video encoding method and apparatus having temporal scalability, and a video decoding method and apparatus having temporal scalability. The video encoding method includes: splitting pictures included in a picture sequence into temporal sub-layers; classifying, as a first temporal layer access picture or a second temporal layer access picture, a temporal layer access picture based on whether a picture encoded after the temporal layer access picture is capable of referring to a picture encoded before the temporal layer access picture; and adding, to transmission unit data including the temporal layer access picture, type syntax information for identifying the first temporal layer access picture and the second temporal layer access picture, wherein the picture encoded after the temporal layer access picture belongs to a same temporal sub-layer as the temporal layer access picture or belongs to an upper temporal sub-layer to the temporal layer access picture.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2020
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byeong-doo Choi, Young-o Park, Il-koo Kim, Jae-Hyun Kim, Jeong-Hoon Park
  • Patent number: 10819989
    Abstract: Provided are an inter prediction method and a motion compensation method. The inter prediction method includes: performing inter prediction on a current image by using a long-term reference image stored in a decoded picture buffer; determining residual data and a motion vector of the current image generated via the inter prediction; and determining least significant bit (LSB) information as a long-term reference index indicating the long-term reference image by dividing picture order count (POC) information of the long-term reference image into most significant bit (MSB) information and the LSB information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-o Park, Il-koo Kim, Chan-yul Kim, Kwang-pyo Choi
  • Publication number: 20200304300
    Abstract: The present invention, which is used for continuous variable quantum key distribution (CVQKD) with asynchronous local oscillators, relates to a system for performing a phase compensation of a scheme of using LO phase estimation and feedback at a receiver (Bob) using a pilot signal from a transmitter (Alice) and a scheme of measuring quantum state data using an LO having a predetermined phase at the receiver (Bob) and estimating and feeding back an LO phase through multi-dimensional reconciliation (MDR).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: June Koo Rhee, Il Hwan Park, Kyong Chun Lim, Jun Sang Oh, Yong Seen Kim
  • Publication number: 20200296450
    Abstract: Provided is a method, performed by a device, of recognizing content, the method including selecting a template to be used for recognizing content displayed on the device when a type of a content service that provides the content to the device is determined; capturing a screen of the device when a control signal is received by the device; determining whether the captured screen corresponds to a gateway page; determining whether the captured screen corresponds to the selected template when the captured screen corresponds to the gateway page; and generating a template corresponding to the content service, based on the captured screen, when the captured screen does not correspond to the selected template.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2017
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Inventors: Tae-kwon CHANG, Sang-ha KIM, Sung-jin KIM, Il-koo KIM, Sung-kweon PARK, Young-o PARK, Won-young JANG
  • Patent number: 10771779
    Abstract: A video encoding method and apparatus and a video decoding method and apparatus are provided. The video encoding method includes: prediction encoding in units of a coding unit as a data unit for encoding a picture, by using partitions determined based on a first partition mode and a partition level, so as to select a partition for outputting an encoding result from among the determined partitions; and encoding and outputting partition information representing a first partition mode and a partition level of the selected partition. The first partition mode represents a shape and directionality of a partition as a data unit for performing the prediction encoding on the coding unit, and the partition level represents a degree to which the coding unit is split into partitions for detailed motion prediction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chang-Hyun Lee, Tammy Lee, Jianle Chen, Dae-sung Cho, Woo-jin Han, Il-koo Kim
  • Patent number: 10764593
    Abstract: Provided are a video encoding method and apparatus having temporal scalability, and a video decoding method and apparatus having temporal scalability. The video encoding method includes: splitting pictures included in a picture sequence into temporal sub-layers; classifying, as a first temporal layer access picture or a second temporal layer access picture, a temporal layer access picture based on whether a picture encoded after the temporal layer access picture is capable of referring to a picture encoded before the temporal layer access picture; and adding, to transmission unit data including the temporal layer access picture, type syntax information for identifying the first temporal layer access picture and the second temporal layer access picture, wherein the picture encoded after the temporal layer access picture belongs to a same temporal sub-layer as the temporal layer access picture or belongs to an upper temporal sub-layer to the temporal layer access picture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byeong-doo Choi, Young-o Park, Il-koo Kim, Jae-hyun Kim, Jeong-hoon Park
  • Publication number: 20200195932
    Abstract: A method of determining a reference picture set (RPS), which is a set of reference pictures used in predictive decoding of a current picture that is to be decoded includes: obtaining a flag indicating whether the RPS is determined based on picture order count (POC) values of the current picture and a previous picture or whether the RPS is determined based on an index of a reference RPS, which is an identification value of the reference RPS that is one of pre-defined RPSs and is referred to in determining the RPS, and a delta RPS that is a difference value between a POC vale of a reference picture included in the reference RPS and a POC value of a reference picture included in the RPS; and determining the RPS according to a value of the flag.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2020
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Il-koo KIM, Young-o PARK
  • Publication number: 20200162727
    Abstract: A method of encoding a video includes: splitting a picture into a maximum coding unit; for the maximum coding unit, determining coding units having a tree structure including coding units of coded depths and determining encoding modes for the coding units of the coded depths by performing encoding based on coding units according to depths, the coding units according to depths obtained by hierarchically splitting the maximum coding unit as a depth deepens; and outputting information about a maximum coding unit size and, for the maximum coding unit, information indicating an order of split information and skip mode information which is selectively determined for the coding units according to depths, information about the encoding modes for the coding units of the coded depths including the split information and the skip mode information which are arranged according to the order, and encoded video data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Il-koo KIM, Jung-hye MIN, Hae-kyung JUNG, Sun-il LEE, Min-su CHEON
  • Publication number: 20200162750
    Abstract: Provided are an inter prediction method and a motion compensation method. The inter prediction method includes: performing inter prediction on a current image by using a long-term reference image stored in a decoded picture buffer; determining residual data and a motion vector of the current image generated via the inter prediction; and determining least significant bit (LSB) information as a long-term reference index indicating the long-term reference image by dividing picture order count (POC) information of the long-term reference image into most significant bit (MSB) information and the LSB information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-o PARK, Il-koo KIM, Chan-yul KIM, Kwang-pyo CHOI
  • Patent number: 10609378
    Abstract: A method of determining a reference picture set (RPS), which is a set of reference pictures used in predictive decoding of a current picture that is to be decoded includes: obtaining a flag indicating whether the RPS is determined based on picture order count (POC) values of the current picture and a previous picture or whether the RPS is determined based on an index of a reference RPS, which is an identification value of the reference RPS that is one of pre-defined RPSs and is referred to in determining the RPS, and a delta RPS that is a difference value between a POC vale of a reference picture included in the reference RPS and a POC value of a reference picture included in the RPS; and determining the RPS according to a value of the flag.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Il-koo Kim, Young-o Park
  • Patent number: 10582194
    Abstract: A method of encoding a video includes: splitting a picture into a maximum coding unit; for the maximum coding unit, determining coding units having a tree structure including coding units of coded depths and determining encoding modes for the coding units of the coded depths by performing encoding based on coding units according to depths, the coding units according to depths obtained by hierarchically splitting the maximum coding unit as a depth deepens; and outputting information about a maximum coding unit size and, for the maximum coding unit, information indicating an order of split information and skip mode information which is selectively determined for the coding units according to depths, information about the encoding modes for the coding units of the coded depths including the split information and the skip mode information which are arranged according to the order, and encoded video data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Il-koo Kim, Jung-hye Min, Hae-kyung Jung, Sun-il Lee, Min-su Cheon
  • Patent number: 10575002
    Abstract: Provided are an inter prediction method and a motion compensation method. The inter prediction method includes: performing inter prediction on a current image by using a long-term reference image stored in a decoded picture buffer; determining residual data and a motion vector of the current image generated via the inter prediction; and determining least significant bit (LSB) information as a long-term reference index indicating the long-term reference image by dividing picture order count (POC) information of the long-term reference image into most significant bit (MSB) information and the LSB information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-o Park, Il-koo Kim, Chan-yul Kim, Kwang-pyo Choi
  • Patent number: 10567798
    Abstract: A video decoding method and apparatus and a video encoding method and apparatus based on a scanning order of hierarchical data units are provided. The decoding method includes: receiving and parsing a bitstream of an encoded video; extracting from the bitstream information about a size of a maximum coding unit for decoding a picture of the encoded video, and encoding information about a coded depth and an encoding mode for coding units of the picture, wherein the size of the maximum coding unit is a maximum size of a coding unit which is a data unit for decoding the picture; and determining a hierarchical structure of the maximum coding unit and the coding units into which the picture is divided according to depths, and decoding the picture based on the coding units, by using the information about the size of the maximum coding unit and the encoding information about the coded depth and the encoded mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-hye Min, Hae-kyung Jung, Il-koo Kim, Min-su Cheon
  • Patent number: 10547842
    Abstract: A method of decoding a video through symbol decoding includes parsing symbols of image blocks from a received bitstream; classifying a current symbol into a prefix bit string and a suffix bit string based on a threshold value determined according to a size of a current block; performing arithmetic decoding of the prefix bit string and the suffix bit string by using respective arithmetic decoding methods determined for each of the prefix bit string and the suffix bit string; performing inverse binarization of the prefix bit string and the suffix bit string by using respective binarization methods determined for each of the prefix bit string and the suffix bit string; and restoring the image blocks by performing an inverse transformation operation and a prediction operation on the current block by using the current symbol restored through the arithmetic decoding and the inverse binarization.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Vadim Seregin, Il-koo Kim
  • Patent number: 10533987
    Abstract: The inventive concepts relate to a member for a gas sensor, a gas sensor using the same, and a method of manufacturing the same. More particularly, the inventive concepts relate to a gas sensor member using a porous semiconductor metal oxide complex nanofiber functionalized by uniformly distributing porous first metal oxide particles, including metal nanoparticle catalysts synthesized using a metal-organic framework, in the inside and on a surface of a second metal oxide nanofiber, a gas sensor using the same, and a method of manufacturing the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: KOREA ADVANCED INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Il-Doo Kim, Wontae Koo, Jisu Jang
  • Publication number: 20190364269
    Abstract: A video encoding method and apparatus and a video decoding method and apparatus are provided. The video encoding method includes: prediction encoding in units of a coding unit as a data unit for encoding a picture, by using partitions determined based on a first partition mode and a partition level, so as to select a partition for outputting an encoding result from among the determined partitions; and encoding and outputting partition information representing a first partition mode and a partition level of the selected partition. The first partition mode represents a shape and directionality of a partition as a data unit for performing the prediction encoding on the coding unit, and the partition level represents a degree to which the coding unit is split into partitions for detailed motion prediction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 12, 2019
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chang-Hyun LEE, Tammy LEE, Jianle CHEN, Dae-sung CHO, Woo-jin HAN, Il-koo KIM
  • Patent number: RE48224
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for decoding a video and a method and apparatus for encoding a video are provided. The method for decoding the video includes: receiving and parsing a bitstream of an encoded video; extracting, from the bitstream, encoded image data of a current picture of the encoded video assigned to a maximum coding unit, and information about a coded depth and an encoding mode according to the maximum coding unit; and decoding the encoded image data for the maximum coding unit based on the information about the coded depth and the encoding mode for the maximum coding unit, in consideration of a raster scanning order for the maximum coding unit and a zigzag scanning order for coding units of the maximum coding unit according to depths.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hae-kyung Jung, Min-su Cheon, Jung-hye Min, Il-koo Kim