Patents by Inventor Jayoen KIM

Jayoen 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).

  • Publication number: 20210362597
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a vehicle control device for controlling a vehicle with a windshield. The vehicle control device includes: an image output unit that outputs visual information to the windshield; and a processor that sets a portion of the windshield as an image output area and controls the image output unit to display visual information in the image display area, wherein the processor detects one or more objects overlapping the image output area based on the passenger's gaze, among objects located outside the vehicle, and controls the image output unit to display guidance information on a detected object in the image output area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Sungil CHO, Jayoen KIM, Yujune JANG
  • Publication number: 20210355738
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a vehicle control device provided in a vehicle and a control method of a vehicle. A vehicle control device according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a beam output unit for irradiating light to a road surface of a periphery of a vehicle, and a processor for sensing whether an object approaching toward a vehicle door is present or not via a sensing unit provided in the vehicle when a control command for opening the vehicle door is received after the vehicle stops, and, controlling the beam output unit so that information notifying the object approaching toward the vehicle door is irradiated to the road surface of the periphery of the vehicle door in a state in which the vehicle door is closed based on the presence of the object approaching toward the vehicle door.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2019
    Publication date: November 18, 2021
    Applicant: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Yujune JANG, Jayoen KIM, Hyunju KIM, Sungil CHO
  • Patent number: 10920357
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a washing apparatus and to a washing apparatus having a convenient user interface. More specifically, the present invention relates to a washing apparatus that provides a user interface that is concentrated, simple and intuitive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jayoen Kim, Youngwoo Kim, Joohyeon Oh, Darae Kim
  • Publication number: 20210041960
    Abstract: A display apparatus is disclosed. A display apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a display unit for displaying a pointer; a user input interface unit for receiving a user input for moving the pointer; and a control unit for, when actual coordinates of the pointer corresponding to a user input for moving the pointer are positioned within a menu area and the user input is received, moving the pointer while holding the pointer in a specific direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jayoen KIM, Myongsun KIM, Jungho YEOM, Joohyeon OH
  • Patent number: 10847067
    Abstract: A display device includes a plurality of display modules provided to output visual information, having a bar shape, and sequentially disposed in one direction, a connection unit connecting the plurality of display modules such that the plurality of display modules are relatively moved, and a controller controlling the connection unit to relatively move the plurality of display modules to adjust daylighting using a space between the plurality of display modules.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joohyeon Oh, Jayoen Kim, Woojin Suh, Sangin Chung
  • Patent number: 10563335
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a washer, and the washer provides a plurality of washer settings and is formed so as to enable the changing of at least one option involved in a specific washer setting when the specific washer setting is selected from the plurality of washer settings, and comprises: an operation part formed to be rotatable so as to select the specific washer setting and the at least one option involved in the specific washer setting; a display part formed to selectively display, on the radial inner side of the operation part, input items including at least one of washer setting icons for the plurality of washer settings, option icons for the at least one option respectively involved in the plurality of washer settings, and a start icon; one command input part provided on the front surface of the operation part, and formed to input the washer setting selected by the operation part, change the at least one option, and input a signal for executing and stopping the selected washer setting; and a
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Youngwoo Kim, Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh, Darae Kim
  • Patent number: 10550506
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a washer and, particularly, to a washer providing a plurality of washer settings and formed so as to enable the changing of at least one option involved in a specific washer setting when the specific washer setting is selected from the plurality of washer settings, the washer comprising: an operation part formed to be rotatable so as to select the specific washer setting and the at least one option involved in the specific washer setting; a display part formed to selectively display, on the radial inner side of the operation part, input items including at least one of a plurality of washer setting icons, option icons, which are respectively involved in the plurality of washer setting icons, for the at least one option, and a start icon; at least one command input part provided at the radial outer side of the display part and the radial inner side of the operation part, and formed to input the washer setting selected by the operation part, change the at least one option, and in
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joohyeon Oh, Youngwoo Kim, Jayoen Kim, Darae Kim
  • Publication number: 20200032447
    Abstract: A control method for a clothes treating system comprises an external terminal and a clothes treating device formed to be able to communicate with the external terminal, wherein the clothes treating device comprises a power input unit, a course selection unit formed for selecting a course among preconfigured courses, and an execution input unit for driving the clothes treating device according to the selected course; and the external terminal is formed to display information on an external environment and one or more recommended courses preconfigured on the basis of the information on the external environment, after power is input to the clothes treating device and before an execution command is input through the execution input unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2019
    Publication date: January 30, 2020
    Inventors: Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh, Mina Suh
  • Patent number: 10487437
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a clothes treating system and a control method therefore and, more particularly, to a clothes treating system comprising an external terminal and a clothes treating device formed to be able to communicate with the external terminal, wherein the clothes treating device comprises a power input unit, a course selection unit formed for selecting a course among preconfigured courses, and an execution input unit for driving the clothes treating device according to the selected course; and the external terminal is formed to display information on an external environment and one or more recommended courses preconfigured on the basis of the information on the external environment, after power is input to the clothes treating device and before an execution command is input through the execution input unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh, Mina Suh
  • Publication number: 20190338454
    Abstract: The present invention provides a multi-purpose cleaning device including a first body having a washing space in which the laundry is washed, a water supply unit supplying water to the space, a second body installed above the first body and including an accommodation space accommodating water and an opening area allowing water to flow to the washing space therethrough, a cover unit covering the opening area to implement a first state in which water is pooled in the second body and exposing the opening area to implement a second state in which water and the laundry to pass therethrough, and a controller controlling the first and second bodies and the cover unit on the basis of a control command input from the outside.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Mina Suh, Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh
  • Patent number: 10412791
    Abstract: An induction heating device and a method of controlling the induction heating device are provided. The induction heating device may include a working coil, a power supply to provide an induction voltage to operate the working coil, a temperature sensor to sense a temperature of a cooking utensil, a first lighting unit to emit visually perceivable light, a second lighting unit to emit visually perceivable light, and a controller for controlling the first lighting unit based on the sensed temperature of the cooking utensil transmitted from the temperature sensor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jayoen Kim, Woojin Suh, Joohyeon Oh, Yoonjung Hong
  • Publication number: 20190272777
    Abstract: A display device includes a plurality of display modules provided to output visual information, having a bar shape, and sequentially disposed in one direction, a connection unit connecting the plurality of display modules such that the plurality of display modules are relatively moved, and a controller controlling the connection unit to relatively move the plurality of display modules to adjust daylighting using a space between the plurality of display modules.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2016
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joohyeon OH, Jayoen KIM, Woojin SUH, Sangin CHUNG
  • Patent number: 10392738
    Abstract: A clothes treating apparatus comprises an operation unit, a main course selection unit having a plurality of main courses displayed around the operation unit, a memory to store the number of times by which a main course has been selected through the main course selection unit, a control unit to drive the clothes treating apparatus according to the selected main course. The main course selection unit displays one or more main course which have been selected through the main course selection unit more than a predetermined number of times during a predetermined period; and receives a selection of one course among the one or more displayed main courses according to the rotation of the operation unit. Frequently used courses or configuration factors may be displayed in a course selection unit and a sub-course input unit, thereby shortening the time for operating the clothes treating apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joohyeon Oh, Jayoen Kim, Mina Suh
  • Patent number: 10370788
    Abstract: A clothes treating apparatus comprises a cabinet; a drum that is installed in the cabinet so as to be rotatable and accommodates objects to be treated; and a door installed on the front side of the cabinet, wherein one or more removable storage tanks are detachably provided on the door to store at least one of a detergent and a fabric softener. The fluid storage tanks are filled, in advance, with a predetermined amount of detergent and/or fabric softener sufficient for operating the clothes treating apparatus a plurality of times so that it is possible to solve the inconvenience of having to introduce a detergent and/or a fabric softener in the clothes treating apparatus whenever operating the clothes treating apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Youngwoo Kim, Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh, Darae Kim
  • Patent number: 10145047
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to: a washing machine capable of washing laundry automatically by a washing method suitable for the laundry; and a control method therefore. A control device for a washing machine according to embodiments of the present invention may comprise: a fabric detection unit for detecting the fabric texture of laundry received in a drum of a washing machine; a detection unit for detecting the weight of the laundry; and a control unit for determining the fabric type of the laundry on the basis of the detected fabric texture, and controlling the washing machine on the basis of the fabric type and the weight of the laundry.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Mina Suh, Jayoen Kim, Joohyeon Oh
  • Patent number: D935722
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2021
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seokkyu Kang, Jayoen Kim, Heejae Kim, Kyoungju Ryu, Heesu Yang, Sharim Choe
  • Patent number: D937521
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2021
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seokkyu Kang, Heejae Kim, Kyoungju Ryu, Jayoen Kim, Heesu Yang, Sharim Choe
  • Patent number: D940412
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2022
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sharim Choe, Seokkyu Kang, Heesu Yang, Kyoungju Ryu, Jayoen Kim, Heejae Kim
  • Patent number: D940422
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2022
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seokkyu Kang, Heesu Yang, Suyoung Lee, Kyoungju Ryu, Jayoen Kim, Hwayun Choi
  • Patent number: D946903
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 29, 2022
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sharim Choe, Seokkyu Kang, Heesu Yang, Jayoen Kim, Heejae Kim