Patents by Inventor Jie Zhao

Jie Zhao 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: 10208078
    Abstract: A compound having the following formula I: is disclosed. A method of preparing the compound of formula I is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: SHAANXI UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Chengyuan Liang, Minyi Jia, Songsong Ruan, Jie Li, Lei Tian, Xinke Ju, Han Li, Qianqian Zhao, Xuechuang Wang
  • Publication number: 20190048487
    Abstract: Methods of forming near field transducers (NFTs) including electrodepositing a plasmonic material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 15, 2018
    Publication date: February 14, 2019
    Inventors: Lien Lee, Jie Gong, Venkatram Venkatasamy, Yongjun Zhao, Lijuan Zou, Dongsung Hong, Ibro Tabakovic, Mark Ostrowski
  • Publication number: 20190052878
    Abstract: A video coding device may be configured to receive a level value, estimate a characteristic of a reconstructed video block associated with the level value, adjust a quantization scale factor based on the estimated characteristic, and perform a quantization process on the level value based on the adjusted quantization scale factor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2017
    Publication date: February 14, 2019
    Inventors: Jie ZHAO, Christopher Andrew SEGALL, Seung-Hwan KIM, Kiran Mukesh MISRA
  • Publication number: 20190029442
    Abstract: A dual-chamber package system for absorbent articles, comprises: a retaining chamber configured to vertically retain a plurality of absorbent articles, a dispensing chamber positioned underneath the retaining chamber, wherein the dispensing chamber has a front side opening, and a divider separating the retaining chamber and the dispensing chamber, wherein at least a portion of the divider is moveable so that a bottommost absorbent article is configured to be dispensed from the front side opening of the dispensing chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Publication date: January 31, 2019
    Inventors: Chao ZHAO, Zhensheng LIU, Xuejiao SUN, Kaitian WANG, Lu JI, Jayson Oxcena GAWARAN, Minchen DU, Ankan MANDAL, Jie CHEN, Mark Andrew THORNTON
  • Patent number: 10190210
    Abstract: Devices having an air bearing surface (ABS), the device including a near field transducer, the near field transducer having a peg and a disc, the peg having a region adjacent the ABS, the peg including a plasmonic material selected from gold (Au), silver (Ag), copper (Cu), ruthenium (Ru), rhodium (Rh), aluminum (Al), or combinations thereof; and at least one other secondary atom selected from germanium (Ge), tellurium (Te), aluminum (Al), antimony (Sb), tin (Sn), mercury (Hg), indium (In), zinc (Zn), iron (Fe), copper (Cu), manganese (Mn), silver (Ag), chromium (Cr), cobalt (Co), and combinations thereof, wherein a concentration of the secondary atom is higher at the region of the peg adjacent the ABS than a concentration of the secondary atom throughout the bulk of the peg. Methods of forming NFTs are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: Seagate Technology LLC
    Inventors: Tong Zhao, Michael C. Kautzky, Sarbeswar Sahoo, Justin Brons, Jie Gong, Yuhang Cheng
  • Patent number: 10192828
    Abstract: A metal gate transistor is provided. The metal gate transistor includes a semiconductor substrate; a metal gate structure formed on the semiconductor substrate; source/drain regions formed in the semiconductor substrate on sides of the metal gate structure; an etch stop layer formed on a top surface of the metal gate structure with a top surface leveled with a top surface of the first dielectric layer; an etch stop sidewall formed on each side of the metal gate structure with a top surface leveled with the top surface of the first dielectric layer; and a contact plug formed in the first dielectric layer to electrically connect to each source/drain region formed in the semiconductor substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignees: SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING INTERNATIONAL (BEIJING) CORPORATION, SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING INTERNATIONAL (SHANGHAI) CORPORATION
    Inventor: Jie Zhao
  • Patent number: 10185576
    Abstract: The technique introduced here includes a uniform customization system, which can support the customization of multiple software applications simultaneously. Customization data of a software application can be developed separately from the development of the application. The customization data is then stored, via the uniform customization system, into a customization storage. When the software application is executed, the software application retrieves, from the storage, the values of the customization data via the uniform customization system. The uniform customization system outputs the retrieved customization data indicating the current working context of a user, which may be used by the user to locate customization options in a customization user interface of the software application, for customizing functions performed in the current working context.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignee: SAP SE
    Inventors: Jie Zhao, Youneng Xiao
  • Publication number: 20190018103
    Abstract: A method for tracking control of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) includes obtaining flight data of the UAV, determining, within a preset period of time and according to the flight data, a number of switching times of the UAV switching between different flight directions, determining whether the UAV is vibrating according to the number of switching times, and determining whether to continue tracking a target according to whether the UAV is vibrating.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Publication date: January 17, 2019
    Inventors: Jie Qian, Bo Zang, Cong Zhao
  • Publication number: 20190011922
    Abstract: A method includes obtaining an image frame captured by an imaging device carried by an unmanned vehicle and containing the target object, extracting one or more features of a target object from a region selected by a user on the image frame, and determining whether the target object is a predetermined recognizable object type based on a comparison of the one or more features with one or more characteristics associated with the predetermined recognizable object type. If the target object is the predetermined recognizable object type, tracking functions associated with the predetermined recognizable object type are initiated. IF the target object does not belong to the predetermined recognizable object type, tracking functions associated with a general object type are initiated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2018
    Publication date: January 10, 2019
    Inventors: Xuyang FENG, Cong ZHAO, Jie QIAN, Junfeng YU
  • Publication number: 20190002938
    Abstract: The invention provides a new fermentation process for producing gellan gum, which can control the feeding amount and feeding speed of the nitrogen sources accurately and quantitatively, and control the growth and gum production of the strains, so as to significantly improve the controllability, stability and yield of the fermentation process for producing gellan gum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2018
    Publication date: January 3, 2019
    Inventors: Jie ZHAO, Zhihui GAO, Wouter Adrianus VAN WINDEN, Rogier MEULENBERG
  • Publication number: 20180362450
    Abstract: Disclosed is a malononitrile oxime ether compound having a novel structure as shown in the general formula I. Respective substituents in the general formula I as defined in the specification. The compound of the general formula I exhibits an excellent microbicidal activity, and can effectively prevent and treat plant diseases caused by bacteria and fungi. Also provided is a use of the compound of the general formula I as a microbicide in the agricultural and other fields.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Publication date: December 20, 2018
    Applicant: Shenyang Sinochem Agrochemicals R&D Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Xueming CHENG, Lixin ZHANG, Liang CHEN, Qin SUN, Junli LIU, Zhinian LI, Jie ZHAO, Jingbo XU, Hongfei WU
  • Patent number: 10154324
    Abstract: A method and system for updating an Optical Distribution Network (ODN) device by using an intelligent management terminal are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: an ODN management server connects to an intelligent management terminal through 2G/3G/Wifi, the intelligent management terminal is connected to an identifier of fiber's both terminations through USB or Bluetooth; the optical fiber connector is connected to an ODN device through USB, the ODN management server communicates wirelessly with the ODN device through the intelligent management terminal as a transfer station, and the ODN device downloads updating file from the ODN management server through the intelligent management terminal as a transfer station. The method and system can realize the wireless communication between the ODN network management server and the ODN device, thereby accomplishing the updating of the ODN device by the intelligent management terminal without cable networks wherever 2G/3G/Wifi.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignee: FIBERHOME TELECOMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yun Rong, Jie Zhao, Gang Wang, Xin Wang
  • Publication number: 20180338606
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an exercise bicycle with a desk plate, which comprises a frame, a supporting foot, a seat and a desk plate, the frame including a first upright column to support the desk plate and a second upright column to support the seat, wherein a first lifting assembly is provided on the first upright column to connect the desk plate and the first upright column, and enables the adjustment of the upper and lower positions of the desk plate relative to the first upright column. The height of the desk plate can be adjusted by the first lifting assembly to accommodate users with different figures. It's more ergonomic since the height of the upright column supporting the desk plate can be adjusted. When packing, lower the upright column to the minimum can largely reduce the size of the package.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2018
    Publication date: November 29, 2018
    Inventors: Lehong XIANG, TAO LIN, Dajiang ZHAO, Jie ZHAO
  • Publication number: 20180338607
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an exercise bicycle with a desk plate, comprising an exercise bicycle body assembly and a desk plate assembly, wherein the desk plate assembly comprises a desk plate and a fixing seat for the desk plate, the desk plate is in slide connection with the fixing seat for the desk plate, the fixing seat for the desk plate is connected with the exercise bicycle body assembly through a lifting assembly, the fixing seat for the desk plate can be lifted up and down relatively to the exercise bicycle body assembly due to the connection of the lifting assembly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2018
    Publication date: November 29, 2018
    Inventors: Lehong XIANG, TAO LIN, Dajiang ZHAO, Jie ZHAO
  • Patent number: 10129555
    Abstract: A method for decoding a picture on an electronic device is described. The method includes obtaining a bitstream. The method also includes obtaining a current picture. The method further includes obtaining a relative reference picture set (RPS) parameter. The method additionally includes initializing an index value. Furthermore, the method includes processing another RPS parameter based on the index value. The method also includes decoding the current picture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jie Zhao, Christopher A. Segall, Sachin G. Deshpande
  • Publication number: 20180315711
    Abstract: A metal gate transistor is provided. The metal gate transistor includes a semiconductor substrate; a metal gate structure formed on the semiconductor substrate; source/drain regions formed in the semiconductor substrate on sides of the metal gate structure; an etch stop layer formed on a top surface of the metal gate structure with a top surface leveled with a top surface of the first dielectric layer; an etch stop sidewall formed on each side of the metal gate structure with a top surface leveled with the top surface of the first dielectric layer; and a contact plug formed in the first dielectric layer to electrically connect to each source/drain region formed in the semiconductor substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Publication date: November 1, 2018
    Inventor: JIE ZHAO
  • Patent number: 10116953
    Abstract: A method for decoding a picture on an electronic device is described. The method includes obtaining a bitstream. The method also includes obtaining a current picture. The method further includes obtaining a relative reference picture set (RPS) parameter. The method additionally includes initializing an index value. Furthermore, the method includes processing another RPS parameter based on the index value. The method also includes decoding the current picture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jie Zhao, Christopher A. Segall, Sachin G. Deshpande
  • Publication number: 20180291121
    Abstract: A method for preparing high transparent low acyl gellan gum from fermentation broth is provided, in which two-stage filtrations are carried out on deacylated gellan gum fermentation broth by using diatomite and/or perlite with different particle sizes as filter aid and filter media. The obtained product has high gel transparency and low content of metal ions. The method also has the advantages of simple pretreatment of fermentation broth, high impurities removal efficiency, simple operation, and easy to be industrialized.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Inventors: Guojun Liu, Jie Zhao, Chienkuo Yuan
  • Publication number: 20180279127
    Abstract: An account login method includes receiving a login request command sent by a second terminal, the login request command carrying an account and a second terminal identifier. The method further includes detecting whether a device lock flag corresponding to the account is unlocked and that a state corresponding to the second terminal identifier is that a device lock is locked. If yes, the method further includes acquiring a first terminal identifier corresponding to the account, a state corresponding to the first terminal identifier being that the device lock is unlocked and implementing a login of the account on the second terminal by using a first terminal corresponding to the first terminal identifier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2018
    Publication date: September 27, 2018
    Inventors: Ningbo JIANG, Qinglei FENG, Zheng JIANG, Lei QIN, Jiwei GUO, Jie ZHAO, Jun MA, Siwei ZHOU, Xing CHEN
  • Publication number: 20180269113
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes providing a substrate structure including a semiconductor substrate, an interlayer dielectric layer on the semiconductor substrate, multiple trenches extending through the interlayer dielectric layer to the semiconductor substrate and having a first trench of a PMOS device and a second trench of an NMOS device, and a high-k dielectric layer on sidewalls and a bottom of the trenches. The method also includes forming a semiconductor layer filling the trenches, removing the semiconductor layer in the first trench, forming a PMOS work function adjustment layer in the first trench and a metal electrode layer on the PMOS work function adjustment layer in the first trench, removing the semiconductor layer in the second trench, and forming an NMOS work function adjustment layer in the second trench and a metal electrode layer on the NMOS work function adjustment layer in the second trench.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2018
    Publication date: September 20, 2018
    Inventors: JIAQI YANG, JIE ZHAO