Patents by Inventor Ji-Hoon Kim

Ji-Hoon 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: 20220377262
    Abstract: An image sensor includes a pixel defining pattern in a mesh form. A first division pattern divides a pixel area into two halves. A second division pattern divides the pixel area into two halves. A first diagonal division pattern divides the pixel area into two halves. A second diagonal division pattern divides the pixel area into two halves. First through eighth photodiodes are arranged in the pixel area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2022
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Inventors: Kyoung Hwan MOON, Ji Hoon KIM, Young Jun LEE
  • Publication number: 20220374680
    Abstract: A deep learning device and system including the same is provided. The deep learning device comprising processing circuitry configured to determine whether a received image is abnormal using an anomaly detection model; merge at least some vectors extracted from the anomaly detection model; input, to a probability approximation model, principal components generated by a principal component analysis (PCA) to detect whether out of distribution (OOD) occurs in data of the received image; store a result of the determinations; and extract at least some the data in which the OOD occurs, as target labeling, using a target labeling extraction model when a rate of the data in which the OOD occurs is greater than or equal to a threshold value, wherein the anomaly detection model determines whether the received image is abnormal using the target labeling.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2021
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicant: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Young Jae KIM, Kae Weon YOU, Ji Ung LEE, Jun Haeng LEE, Kyoung Hoon KANG, Young Hak LEE
  • Publication number: 20220373493
    Abstract: The present invention provides an apparatus for inspecting a welding state in a welded portion for an electronic or mechanical coupling in a lithium secondary battery, the apparatus including: a measuring unit configured to obtain data for deriving a resistance value of the welded portion by allowing a resistance measuring probe to contact the welded portion; and a controller configured to communicate with the measuring unit, determine the resistance value of the welded portion by receiving the data obtained from the measuring unit, and determine whether a weak welding was performed by comparing the determined resistance value with a threshold resistance value, in which the measuring unit is configured to allow the resistance measuring probe to contact one end and the other end of the welded portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2021
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicant: LG ENERGY SOLUTION, LTD.
    Inventors: Jung Hoon LEE, Su Taek JUNG, Seok Jin KIM, Ji Hoon LEE, Sang Hyun KOO
  • Publication number: 20220376236
    Abstract: The present exemplary embodiments relates to a negative electrode for a lithium secondary battery, a manufacturing method thereof, and a lithium secondary battery comprising the same. An exemplary embodiment may provide a negative electrode for a lithium secondary battery comprising current collector and a negative active material layer positioned on at least one surface of the current collector, and comprising a lithium metal layer, wherein the negative active material layer comprising the lithium metal layer, comprises a coating layer positioned on the current collector and comprising a metal seed, and a lithium metal layer positioned on the coating layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2020
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicants: POSCO, RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Hongyoul BAE, Jin Hong KIM, Kyung Hwang LEE, Ji Hoon YANG, Jae Ho JUN, Sang Lag LEE, Weon Soo BAE
  • Publication number: 20220375505
    Abstract: Magnetic junction memory devices and methods for writing data to memory devices are provided. The magnetic junction memory device includes a first memory bank including first magnetic junction memory cells, a first local write driver adjacent to the first memory bank, connected to global data lines, the first local write driver configured to write data to the first magnetic junction memory cells via local data lines, a second memory bank adjacent to the first memory bank and including second magnetic junction memory cells, a second local write driver adjacent to the second memory bank, connected to the global data lines, the second local write driver configured to write data to the second magnetic junction memory cells via local data lines, and a global write driver configured to provide first and second write data to the first and second local write driver, respectively, via the global data lines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2022
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicant: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chan Kyung KIM, Ji Yean KIM, Hyun Taek JUNG, Ji Eun KIM, Tae Seong KIM, Sang-Hoon JUNG, Jae Wook JOO
  • Patent number: 11505203
    Abstract: One form of an apparatus for controlling a fuel gauge in a circuit mode of a vehicle includes: a vehicle mode determiner configured to compare a damping time with a response time, and to determine whether a driving mode of the vehicle is a general mode or a circuit mode; a fuel amount calculator configured to calculate a current fuel amount of the vehicle based on fuel consumption (FCO) by the engine or a change in the resistance of a fuel sender based on the driving mode of the vehicle; and a fuel gauge controller configured to control the fuel gauge based on the calculated current fuel amount, wherein the response time is a time taken for the fuel gauge to actually descend to a state ‘empty’ from a state ‘full’ due to fuel consumption by an engine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Keun Soo Kim, Dong Hyun Kim, Jung Hoon Park, Ji Soo Lee
  • Patent number: 11505091
    Abstract: In a seat reclining device, a seatback frame forming a skeleton of a seatback is coupled to a seat cushion frame to be rotatable about a shaft with respect to the seat cushion frame. One end portion of a first sliding bracket is rotatably coupled to a middle portion of the seatback frame by a driving unit. The other end portion of the first sliding bracket extends toward a vehicle body located behind the seatback. A second sliding bracket is mounted on the vehicle body located behind the seatback and extends toward the first sliding bracket in a front and rear longitudinal direction to be connected to the first sliding bracket. The second sliding bracket is configured to guide a sliding movement of the first sliding bracket while the first sliding bracket is being rotated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, Hyundai Transys Inc., Daechang Seat Co., Ltd-Dongtan
    Inventors: Sang Hoon Park, Tae Hoon Lee, Byeong Seon Son, Sang Ho Kim, Ji Hwan Kim, Seon Chae Na, Jeon Jin Lim, Kwang Hun Choi
  • Publication number: 20220368518
    Abstract: A method for generating a key stream according to an embodiment includes generating r round keys that are each N-dimensional integer vectors including elements of an integer set defined based on a prime number t, based on a random bit string, an encryption counter, and a secret key that is an N-dimensional integer vector consisting of elements of the integer set , generating a first round output vector x1 by performing a modular addition operation on an initial vector and a first round key RK1 of the r round keys with the prime number t as a modulus, and generating a key stream that is an N-dimensional integer vector consisting of elements of the integer set from the first round output vector x1 by using a second to r-th round keys of the r round keys, and one or more first round functions and a second round function.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2021
    Publication date: November 17, 2022
    Inventors: Joo Hee Lee, Duk Jae Moon, Hyo Jin Yoon, Ji Hoon Cho, Seong Kwang Kim, Joo Young Lee, Jin Cheol Ha
  • Publication number: 20220361999
    Abstract: Disclosed is a drug injection device that is implanted between the skull and the subcutaneous layer of an animal. The disclosed drug injection device includes: a main body that is positioned on the skull and implanted and fixed in the subcutaneous layer; a guide member that guides a trocar such that the drug is injected into brain parenchyma inside the skull of the animal; a cover member that is installed inside the main body and connected to the guide member in the center and has a hole for guiding drug injection trocar so as to be inserted; and a sealing member that is installed between the main body and the cover member and prevents reverse flow of drugs and the introduction of foreign substances.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2020
    Publication date: November 17, 2022
    Applicants: MYO SEONG, SAMSUNG LIFE PUBLIC WELFARE FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Boo Rak LEE, Ji Won SEONG, Duk Lyul NA, Seung Hoon LEE, Jeong Min LEE, Woo Ram JUNG, Kap Soo KIM, Nak Soon PARK
  • Publication number: 20220367851
    Abstract: The cathode active material for a lithium secondary battery according to embodiments of the present invention includes a lithium-transition metal composite oxide particle including a plurality of primary particles, and the lithium-transition metal composite oxide particle includes a lithium-sulfur-containing portion formed between the primary particles. Thereby, it is possible to improve life-span properties and capacity properties by preventing the layer structure deformation of the primary particles and removing residual lithium.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2021
    Publication date: November 17, 2022
    Inventors: Sang Bok KIM, Sang Hye SHIN, Sang Min PARK, Tae Kyoung LEE, Myoung Lae KIM, Jeong Bae YOON, Jik Soo KIM, Ji Hoon CHOI
  • Patent number: 11502364
    Abstract: A battery assembly for a vehicle, may include a battery case including a front wall structure, a rear wall structure, and a pair of side walls connected to the front wall structure and the rear wall structure; and a battery cover with which a top portion of the battery case is covered, wherein the front wall includes a front flat wall and a pair of front inclined walls which are opposite on both sides of the front flat wall, and each front inclined wall is formed to be inclined from the front flat wall to a front end portion of a corresponding side wall among the pair of side walls.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Hae Kyu Lim, Yu Ri Oh, Tae Hyuck Kim, Gyung Hoon Shin, Yong Hwan Choi, Ji Woong Jung
  • Patent number: 11498516
    Abstract: A locking apparatus of a buckle of a seat belt for vehicles includes a sector gear bracket configured to be integrally coupled to a rear pipe which is coupled to a seat cushion frame, wherein the sector gear bracket has: an arc-shaped locking hole; and a sector gear arranged along the locking hole as an internal gear; a pole bracket located at one side of the sector gear bracket, wherein the pole bracket has a shaft part which is configured to pass through the locking hole and the seat cushion frame and then be integrally coupled to a lower end of the buckle; and a lock gear arranged on the pole bracket as an external gear.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, DAEWON PRECISION INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byeong Seon Son, Tae Hoon Lee, Sang Ho Kim, Ji Hwan Kim, Sang Hoon Park, Seon Chae Na, Byoung Tae Seo
  • Publication number: 20220359923
    Abstract: An embodiment battery module includes a plurality of battery cells, a cooling channel disposed below the plurality of battery cells, a heat transfer material disposed between the plurality of battery cells and the cooling channel, end plates covering outer surfaces of outermost battery cells of the plurality of battery cells, wherein an installation space is provided at a lower end of each of the end plates, temperature sensors disposed in the installation spaces at the lower ends of the respective end plates, wherein the temperature sensors are configured to measure temperatures of the plurality of battery cells, and sensor covers combined with outer surfaces of the end plates at points respectively provided with the temperature sensors installed therein, wherein the sensor covers include a lower end bent to cover a lower surface of a corresponding one of the temperature sensors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2022
    Publication date: November 10, 2022
    Inventors: Hae Kyu Lim, Ji Woong Jung, Tae Hyuck Kim, Yu Ri Oh, Ju Hyeok Park, Woo Chan Lee, Woo Young Choi, Gyung Hoon Shin
  • Patent number: 11495467
    Abstract: Method and apparatus for etching a thin layer including silicon nitride formed on a substrate are disclosed. Etchant including phosphoric acid and water is supplied on the substrate so that a liquid layer is formed on the substrate. The thin layer is etched by reaction between the thin layer and the etchant. Thickness of the liquid layer is measured to detect variation in the thickness of the liquid layer while etching the thin layer. Variation in the concentration of the phosphoric acid and the water is calculated based on the variation in the thickness of the liquid layer. Water is supplied on the substrate based on the variation in the concentration of the phosphoric acid and the water so that the concentration of the phosphoric acid and the water becomes a predetermined value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: SEMES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung Suk Goh, Jae Seong Lee, Do Youn Lim, Kuk Saeng Kim, Young Dae Chung, Tae Shin Kim, Jee Young Lee, Won Geun Kim, Ji Hoon Jeong, Kwang Sup Kim, Pil Kyun Heo, Yoon Ki Sa, Ye Rim Yeon, Hyun Yoon, Do Yeon Kim, Yong Jun Seo, Byeong Geun Kim, Young Je Um
  • Patent number: 11491727
    Abstract: A device for producing a skin care pack using hydrogel and a control method of the device are disclosed. The device includes a housing which is provided with a door for selectively opening and closing a work space for forming a skin care pack, and which maintains a forming temperature required for producing the skin care pack; a platform having a base supported on a floor plate of the work space of the housing; a former including one or more nozzle modules which are provided to be movable in the work space, and each of which includes a pump for receiving a heated hydrogel and then discharging it onto the platform through a nozzle, and includes a cooling device for cooling a pump motor of the pump; and a control unit for controlling the discharge of the hydrogel from the nozzle modules.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: Amorepacific Corporation
    Inventors: Jeong Eun Seo, Ji Hoon Kim, Sung Won Yi, Seung Hoon Park, Keun Sik Choi
  • Patent number: 11496068
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an energy harvesting apparatus using triboelectrification. The energy harvesting apparatus of the present invention may include: a housing formed in an accommodation space in the energy harvesting apparatus; an electrification sheet accommodated to be rolled into the housing; an elastic body provided in the housing and providing elastic force so that the electrification sheet is rolled into the housing; and an electrode unit provided on the electrification sheet or on the periphery of the electrification sheet and electrificating the electrification sheet through friction while the electrification sheet is pulled or rolled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2022
    Assignee: CHUNGANG UNIVERSITY INDUSTRY-ACADEMIC COOPERATION FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Sang Min Lee, Ji Hoon Chung, Su Kyung Lee, Hak Seong Moon, Hyung Seok Yong, Tae Hun Kim, Ban Seok Kim
  • Publication number: 20220348135
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an auxiliary handle device configured to be used in entering or exiting a vehicle. The auxiliary handle device includes a cover unit including first and second movement guides, which define a movement path, a guide frame unit, which is connected to the cover unit so as to be slidably moved along a rail of a mounting plate mounted on a roof of the vehicle, and a handle unit, which is mounted on the cover unit so as to be selectively projected downwards from the mounting plate, the handle unit including a first guide pin and a second guide pin, which are respectively mounted in the first movement guide and the second movement guide such that the first and second guide pins are moved while being rotated so as to project the handle unit downwards from the mounting plate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2021
    Publication date: November 3, 2022
    Inventors: Min Ho Cho, Ji Ah Kim, Jin Ho Hwang, Ha Ryung Park, Jae Hoon Jung
  • Publication number: 20220349405
    Abstract: A rotary compressor is disclosed. The rotary compressor includes a sidewall path formed in an inner wall of a cylinder facing a vane slot and configured to form a space facing a side surface of a vane, and the vane is provided with a communication part configured to selectively communicate between the outside of the vane slot and the sidewall path according to a position of the vane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2022
    Publication date: November 3, 2022
    Inventors: Sungwon JUNG, Ji Hoon KIM, Heehyun PARK, Yoonjae LIM
  • Publication number: 20220351710
    Abstract: A wheel for reducing a resonance noise in a vehicle may include a cylindrical-shaped rim on which a tire is mounted, and waveguides mounted on the rim, disposed in a cavity which is a space between the rim and the tire, having a ‘U’-shaped internal passage through which a sound wave generated in the cavity enters, and configured to reflect the sound wave entering the internal passage to generate a sound wave having an inverse phase, wherein a center portion of the internal passage extends in an axial direction of the rim, and first and second end portions of the internal passage are connected to a center portion of the internal passage to allow the sound wave to propagate and extend in a circumferential direction of the rim.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2022
    Publication date: November 3, 2022
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation, Hyundai Sungwoo Casting Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Young Jin WE, Ji Hoon Jeong, Jong Ju Lee, Da Woon Lim, Seong Hun Choi, Sang Bum Park, Young II Kim
  • Patent number: 11486398
    Abstract: A rotary compressor is disclosed. The rotary compressor includes a sidewall path formed in an inner wall of a cylinder facing a vane slot and configured to form a space facing a side surface of a vane, and the vane is provided with a communication part configured to selectively communicate between the outside of the vane slot and the sidewall path according to a position of the vane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2022
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sungwon Jung, Ji Hoon Kim, Heehyun Park, Yoonjae Lim