Patents by Inventor Jin-Woo Park

Jin-Woo Park 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: 20200221101
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an image encoding and decoding technique, and more particularly, to an image encoder and decoder using unidirectional prediction. The image encoder includes a dividing unit to divide a macro block into a plurality of sub-blocks, a unidirectional application determining unit to determine whether an identical prediction mode is applied to each of the plurality of sub-blocks, and a prediction mode determining unit to determine a prediction mode with respect to each of the plurality of sub-blocks based on a determined result of the unidirectional application determining unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2020
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicants: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Kwangwoon University Industry-Academic Collaboration Foundation, University-Industry Cooperation Group of Kyung Hee University
    Inventors: Hae Chul CHOI, Se Yoon JEONG, Sung-Chang LIM, Jin Soo CHOI, Jin Woo HONG, Dong Gyu SIM, Seoung-Jun OH, Chang-Beom AHN, Gwang Hoon PARK, Seung Ryong KOOK, Sea-Nae PARK, Kwang-Su JEONG
  • Publication number: 20200211167
    Abstract: The disclosure provides an image processing device and method capable of removing a halo artifact and increasing contrast enhancement effect when enhancing the contrast of an image. The image processing method includes obtaining a first blurring image by performing interpolation based on a representative value of each of blocks, having a predetermined size, of a previous frame image; obtaining a second blurring image in which boundary information is restored, through a weighted sum of a current frame image and the first blurring image; and performing contrast enhancement on the current frame image by using a difference image between the second blurring image and the current frame image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2019
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Silicon Works Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Do Hoon Lee, Jin Woo Park, Jin Ho Lee, Kyung Jin Park, Heung Lyeol Lee, Hyun Kyu Jeon
  • Patent number: 10697101
    Abstract: A motor for a washing machine includes a stator and a rotor. The rotor includes a rotor casing including a base portion formed in a disk shape and a vertical wall extending substantially perpendicularly from an outer periphery of the base portion, a permanent magnet provided on an inner surface of the vertical wall of the rotor casing, and a connecting member provided at a center of the base portion of the rotor casing and connected to a shaft. The base portion of the rotor casing includes a first ring portion facing a coil portion of the stator and a second ring portion, provided with a plurality of air inlet holes, that is positioned between the first ring portion and the connecting member and does not face the coil portion of the stator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Inventors: Jin-woo Cho, Jong-jin Lee, Jin-sol Je, Tae-sang Park, Woon-yong Lee
  • Publication number: 20200202097
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a cover glass disposed on the display panel, and a biometric sensor device disposed below the display panel. The biometric sensor device includes a printed circuit board, a biometric sensor disposed on the printed circuit board, and a housing disposed on the printed circuit board and in which an opening is formed. The biometric sensor is disposed in the opening of the housing and is attached to a surface of the display panel through the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 4, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Hyun Woo KIM, Ji Hoon PARK, Ji Hun HEO, Joo Han KIM, Jin Man KIM, Bong Jae RHEE, Se Young JANG
  • Publication number: 20200197586
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is an implantable blood pump assembly that includes a housing defining an inlet, an outlet, a flow path extending from the inlet to the outlet, and an internal compartment separated from the flow path. The blood pump assembly further includes a rotor positioned within the flow path and operable to pump blood from the inlet to the outlet, a stator positioned within the internal compartment and operable to drive the rotor, and an inlet conduit connected to the housing inlet and having a downstream end that has a reduced cross-sectional area that produces a localized region of high velocity blood flow. The blood pump assembly further includes at least one pressure sensor positioned between the inlet and the outlet and configured to detect a pressure of blood flowing through the flow path. The pressure sensor is located adjacent the downstream end of the inlet conduit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2019
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Inventors: Daniel I. Harjes, Eric Lee, Jin Woo Park
  • Publication number: 20200196867
    Abstract: Embodiments described herein relate to an implantable device that include an inductor coil, a storage capacitor, active circuitry, and a sensor, but doesn't include an electrochemical cell, and methods for use therewith. During first periods of time, the storage capacitor accumulates and stores energy received via the inductor coil from a non-implanted device. During second periods of time, interleaved with the first periods of time, and during which energy is not received from the non-implanted device, the active circuitry of the implantable device is powered by the energy stored on the storage capacitor and is used to perform at least one of a plurality of predetermined operations of the implantable device, including, e.g., obtaining a sensor measurement from the sensor of the implantable device, transmitting a communication signal including a sensor measurement to the non-implanted device, and/or receiving a communication signal from the non-implanted device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: Pacesetter, Inc.
    Inventors: Dean Andersen, William Douglas Barrett, Jin-Woo Park, Philip M. Fitzsimons, Ion Opris, Eiji Shirai
  • Publication number: 20200189400
    Abstract: A battery module includes a plurality of battery cells stacked on one another and respectively having electrode leads protruding on at least one side thereof and a bus bar assembly configured to electrically connect the electrode leads of the plurality of battery cells and having at least one lead slot through which electrode leads of two battery cells adjacent to each other pass in common.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicant: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Tae-Geun KIM, Jin-Woo PARK, Bok-Gun LEE, Jeong-Woon LEE
  • Patent number: 10682384
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising a natural complex extract. It is confirmed that the composition has synergistic effects on antioxidant activity, immune enhancement, whitening, anti-wrinkle and collagenase inhibition with low cytotoxicity, and therefore, the composition is suitable for uses of antioxidation, immune, whitening and skin anti-wrinkle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignees: COSMAX NS, INC., COSMAX NBT, INC.
    Inventors: Jin Hak Kim, Kwang Soo Baek, Yong Jun Jo, Hyeon Yeong Ahn, Young Min Park, Hyun Ji Kim, Jae Seok Shim, Su Young Choi, Jin Woo Lee, Sang Woo Kim, Mann-Seok Yoon, Jin Hyouk Kwon
  • Patent number: 10684650
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a housing including a first plate, a second plate facing away from the first plate, and a side member surrounding a space between the first plate and the second plate, a touch screen display disposed between the first plate and the second plate, a fingerprint sensor, a digitizer including a layer having a conductive pattern, and a processor. The layer includes a first portion positioned between the second plate and a second area of the touch screen display that surrounds the first area when viewed from above the first plate and a second portion continuously extending from the first portion, the second portion positioned such that the fingerprint sensor is disposed between the second portion and the touch screen display, and such that the second portion is closer to the second plate than the first portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Young Bae Sim, Hyun Suk Choi, Do Yeong Kim, Min Chul Kim, Sang Yup Lee, Sung Yoon Jung, Jin Woo Park, Ji Woo Lee, Yeun Wook Lim
  • Patent number: 10684504
    Abstract: Provided is a liquid crystal display device comprising: a light source having a wide color reproduction range; a liquid crystal panel; and a polarizing plate arranged on the visible side of the liquid crystal panel, wherein the polarizing plate comprises a polarizer and a polarizer protecting film; the polarizer protecting film comprises a polyester base film having an in-plane phase difference of 8,000 nm or higher at a wavelength of 550 nm and a primer layer formed on at least one surface of the polyester base film; and a coating layer having a lower refractive index than the primer layer is additionally formed on a surface of the primer layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung SDI Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jin Woo Kim, Yi Eun Kim, Min Jeong Park, Kwang Ho Shin, Ji Hyun Wi, Ji Hyun Hwang
  • Publication number: 20200181043
    Abstract: One aspect of the present disclosure provides a system for producing 1,3-butadiene, which includes: a first supply unit, by which a first feed including a butene raw material, oxygen and steam is supplied; a second supply unit, by which a second feed including a butene raw material and oxygen is supplied; and a reaction unit, which includes a catalyst fixed bed and in which an oxidative dehydrogenation reaction takes place, wherein the first supply unit is connected to a front end of the reaction unit, and the second supply unit is connected to an intermediate end of the reaction unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2019
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Inventors: Kyoung Ho ROW, Yong Hee YUN, Jin Woo PARK, Jae Woo KIM
  • Publication number: 20200184711
    Abstract: A method and a system for generating a 3D image of a character through steps of: receiving an identifier of a template and a two-dimensional (2D) image of the character generated based on the template corresponding to a type of the character; acquiring template information of the template from a template library by using the identifier, and extracting an effective parameter for machine learning to be performed to generate the 3D image based on the template information and the 2D image; and generating the 3D image of the character by performing the machine learning based on the effective parameter and the template information are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2019
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
    Inventors: Jin Sung CHOI, Seung Wook LEE, Tae-Joon KIM, Seung Uk YOON, Seong Jae LIM, Bon Woo HWANG, Chang Joon PARK
  • Patent number: 10679997
    Abstract: A semiconductor device and method for fabricating the same are provided. The semiconductor device includes a substrate including a cell region, a core region, and a boundary region between the cell region and the core region, a boundary element isolation layer in the boundary region of the substrate to separate the cell region from the core region, a high-k dielectric layer on at least a part of the boundary element isolation layer and the core region of the substrate, a first work function metal pattern comprising a first extension overlapping the boundary element isolation layer on the high-k dielectric layer, and a second work function metal pattern comprising a second extension overlapping the boundary element isolation layer on the first work function metal pattern, wherein a first length of the first extension is different from a second length of the second extension.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ki Wook Jung, Dong Oh Kim, Seok Han Park, Chan Sic Yoon, Ki Seok Lee, Ho In Lee, Ju Yeon Jang, Je Min Park, Jin Woo Hong
  • Publication number: 20200176191
    Abstract: A dielectric powder includes a core-shell structure including a core region formed in an inner portion thereof and a shell region covering the core region. The core region includes barium titanate (BaTiO3) doped with a metal oxide, and the shell region is formed of a ferroelectric material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Chang Hwa PARK, Jin Woo KIM, Min Gi SIN, Byung Hyun PARK, Chin Mo KIM
  • Publication number: 20200176620
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a semiconductor device and a photoelectronic device, both including a transition-metal dichalcogenide thin-film, and to a method for producing a transition-metal dichalcogenide thin-film. The transition-metal dichalcogenide thin-film includes: a first region including a stack of N+M transition-metal dichalcogenide molecular layers; and a second region including a stack of N transition-metal dichalcogenide molecular layers, wherein the second region is horizontally adjacent to the first region, wherein the N transition-metal dichalcogenide molecular layers of the second region respectively horizontally extend from the N transition-metal dichalcogenide molecular layers of the first region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2020
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Geun Young YEOM, Ki Seok KIM, Ki Hyun KIM, Jin Woo PARK, Doo San KIM, You Jin JI, Ji Young BYUN
  • Patent number: 10673156
    Abstract: A connecting device is provided that includes a movable part contacting an external contact terminal, and an elastic part connected to the movable part and configured to provide an elastic force enabling movement of the movable part. The connecting device also includes a support connected to the elastic part, and at least one protecting wall connected to the support and configured to protect the movable part from external forces. The connecting device further includes an extension extending from the at least one protecting wall in a direction along which the movable part moves and configured to bring the movable part close to the external contact terminal, and a base part provided within the extension and configured to reinforce the support.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Hyupjinconnector Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Jang-Won Hur, Jae-Woon Lee, Jung-Hyun Cho, Seon-Tae Kim, Jin-Woo Park, Chang-Su Park, Yoon-Jae Jung, Kyung-Bin Han
  • Publication number: 20200166352
    Abstract: An apparatus and method for establishing a dual path plan to allow an autonomous vehicle to keep traveling without stopping even when the vehicle cannot follow a global path discovered in advance and for determining a road area for choosing an obstacle to be determined on the basis of the dual path plan. The apparatus includes an input unit configured to receive travel information of an autonomous vehicle, a memory configured to store a program for establishing a dual path plan and determining a road determination area for autonomous driving by using the travel information, and a processor configured to execute the program, wherein the processor establishes the duel path plan by setting a default path such that the autonomous vehicle keeps traveling and by setting a current global path in consideration of a global path and a current location of the autonomous vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2019
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Kyoung Hwan An, Sung Hoon Kim, Jin Woo Kim, Myung Wook Park, Sang Woo Lee, Yong Geon Choi
  • Publication number: 20200169747
    Abstract: Provided is a video decoding method performed by a video decoding apparatus, the video decoding method including: determining prediction mode information of a current block and an index indicating a prediction candidate, from a bitstream; determining a prediction candidate list according to the prediction mode information; when the prediction mode information of the current block indicates a pre-set prediction mode, determining a motion vector indicated by the index indicating the prediction candidate from the prediction candidate list, and determining a prediction motion vector of the current block based on at least one of pieces of motion prediction information related to the motion vector; and determining a motion vector of the current block based on the prediction motion vector, wherein the pre-set prediction mode is a prediction mode different from a skip mode and a merge mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2020
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Seung-soo JEONG, Min-woo PARK, Jin-young LEE, Sun-il LEE
  • Publication number: 20200166673
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a polarizing plate capable of suppressing bending of a liquid crystal display device, and a liquid crystal display device including the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Min Yeong JO, Jin Yong PARK, Tae Woo KIM, Eung Ki LEE
  • Publication number: 20200164198
    Abstract: The present invention provides a microjet drug injection device equipped with a backflow prevention valve, the microjet drug injection device comprising an upper housing, a lower housing, a compartment, and a backflow prevention valve.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Applicant: JSKBIOMED INC.
    Inventors: Jin Woo JEON, Jung Kook KIM, Seung Dal SEO, Jun Hak PARK