Patents by Inventor Jin-Wook Lee

Jin-Wook Lee 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: 20200203754
    Abstract: An electrode transferring apparatus of a battery cell includes: a transferring body configured to transfer at least one electrode of the battery cell; and an electrode gripper mounted to the transferring body to be vertically movable, the electrode gripper being configured to grip at least one electrode of the battery cell and having a rounded end in contact with the at least one electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 3, 2019
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-Kyun LEE, Baeck-Boem CHOI, Cha-Hun KU, Min-Wook KIM, Jin-Gon KIM
  • Patent number: 10692397
    Abstract: A smart nasometer according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a hardware unit worn on a head of a user for measuring nasal and oral sounds and providing feedback for the user; and a computational unit for receiving and processing speech signals of the nasal and oral sounds measured by the hardware unit, wherein the hardware unit includes: a microphone unit for separately measuring the nasal and oral sounds in a non-touched state of the user's philtrum, wherein the computational unit includes: a nasalance adjustment unit for adjusting a nasalance of the nasal and oral sounds measured by the microphone unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignees: POSTECH ACADEMY-INDUSTRY FOUNDATION, INDUSTRIAL COOPERATION FOUNDATION OF CHONBUK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, CHONBUK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    Inventors: Heecheon You, Myoung-Hwan Ko, Jong-Kwan Park, Younggeun Choi, Hyun Gi Kim, Han Soo Lee, Gradiyan Budi Pratama, Min-Jung Yu, Ki Wook Kim, Yun Ju Jo, Jin Kook Lee
  • Patent number: 10686114
    Abstract: A thermoelectric conversion module may include a plurality of n type thermoelectric conversion materials and a plurality of p type thermoelectric conversion materials that are disposed alternately, and a plurality of electrodes that connects the plurality of thermoelectric conversion material disposed alternately on one side and on an opposite side alternately, wherein the plurality of electrodes includes a first electrode configured to electrically connect the n type thermoelectric conversion material and the p type thermoelectric conversion material by penetrating the n type thermoelectric conversion material and the p type thermoelectric conversion material to transfer heat obtained from a heat source to the plurality of thermoelectric conversion materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Jin Woo Kwak, Kwang Min Choi, Byung-Wook Kim, Hoo Dam Lee, Ho Chan An, Jong Ho Seon
  • 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
  • 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: 10679930
    Abstract: A fan-out wafer level package is disclosed, which includes: a redistribution layer; a semiconductor chip electrically connected with the redistribution layer through a bump; a protective member protecting the semiconductor chip, wherein a part of the protective member is removed such that the upper surface of the semiconductor chip is exposed in order to dissipate heat and prevent warpage; and an interconnector disposed outside the semiconductor chip at substantially the same level and having a lower part electrically connected with the redistribution layer and an upper part not being covered with the protective member, wherein the interconnector includes a metal core solder ball, the metal core solder ball includes a metal core and a solder buffer between the metal core and the protective member, and the metal core is formed of a combination of copper (Cu), nickel (Ni), and silver (Ag).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: HANA MICRON INC.
    Inventors: Hyun Woo Lee, Jin Wook Jeong, Hyun Joo Kim, Jin Young Ock
  • Patent number: 10677135
    Abstract: An exhaust heat recovery system is provided. The system includes a branch pipe that has branch fluid passages that are formed to be connected with an exhaust gas source emitting emit exhaust gas. a valve at least partially opens or closes the branch fluid passages to selectively introduce the exhaust gas into at least one of the branch fluid passages. Additionally, a thermoelectric module performs thermoelectric power generation by selectively using exhaust heat of the exhaust gas passing through a specific branch fluid passage of the branch fluid passages.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Byung Wook Kim, Hoo Dam Lee, Jin Woo Kwak
  • 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: 20200176660
    Abstract: A thermoelectric module includes a flexible film with an insulation characteristic, the film having a shape that is longer in a lengthwise direction than in a width direction, a plurality of n-type thermoelectric elements and a plurality of p-type thermoelectric elements alternately arranged on one surface of the film in the lengthwise direction of the film, and first electrodes and second electrodes that alternately connect the plurality of n-type thermoelectric elements and the plurality of p-type thermoelectric elements at one side and an opposite side with respect to the width direction of the film to electrically connect the plurality of n-type thermoelectric elements and the plurality of p-type thermoelectric elements in series. One lateral end and an opposite lateral end of the film are bent with the plurality of n-type thermoelectric elements, the plurality of p-type thermoelectric elements, the first electrodes, and the second electrodes attached to the film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2019
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Hoo Dam Lee, Byung Wook Kim, Woo Ju Lee, Jin Woo Kwak
  • Publication number: 20200175924
    Abstract: A method of driving a display panel in an organic light-emitting display device is provided. The method determines whether a single color image is displayed on the display panel or a multiple color image is displayed on the display panel, applies an initialization voltage, for initializing an anode of an organic light-emitting element included in a non-light-emitting pixel, to the anode of the organic light-emitting element included in the non-light-emitting pixel when the multiple color image is displayed on the display panel, and applies a lateral leakage prevention voltage that is higher than the initialization voltage to an anode of an organic light-emitting element included in an adjacent non-light-emitting pixel that is located within a reference distance from a light-emitting pixel when the single color image is displayed on the display panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2019
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Inventors: Jinsook BANG, Sang Hoon YIM, Dong Hoon KIM, Byoung-Hee PARK, Young Seo PARK, Kwan Hee LEE, Jin Wook JEONG
  • Publication number: 20200174083
    Abstract: An apparatus for estimating a state of a secondary battery (SB), including: a charging unit electrically connected to two terminals of the SB, the charging unit charging the SB, a voltage measuring unit electrically connected to and measuring a voltage across the two terminals of the SB, a time measuring unit for: receiving a voltage value of the SB from the voltage measuring unit, and during charging of the SB, in a predefined voltage range, measuring a charge time of the SB corresponding to the voltage range multiple times, and a control unit for: transmitting/receiving an electrical signal to/from the charging unit, the voltage measuring unit, and the time measuring unit, calculating a ratio of a first charge time and a second charge time measured by the time measuring unit sequentially at a time interval, and estimating a state of the SB.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Applicant: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Se-Wook SEO, Jin-Hyung LIM, Cheol-Soo LEE
  • 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: 20200168720
    Abstract: An integrated circuit device includes a fin-type active region protruding from a top surface of a substrate and extending in a first direction parallel to the top surface of the substrate, a gate structure intersecting with the fin-type active region and extending on the substrate in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction, a source/drain region on a first side of the gate structure, a first contact structure on the source/drain region, and a contact capping layer on the first contact structure. A top surface of the first contact structure has a first width in the first direction, a bottom surface of the contact capping layer has a second width greater than the first width stated above in the first direction, and the contact capping layer includes a protruding portion extending outward from a sidewall of the first contact structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 27, 2019
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Dae-young Kwak, Ji-ye Kim, Jung-hwan Chun, Min-chan Gwak, Dong-hyun Roh, Jin-wook Lee, Sang-jin Hyun
  • Patent number: 10664129
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided and includes a touch screen and a processor that is configured to display a first object among a plurality of sequentially arranged objects on the touch screen, display, when a first user input that satisfies a designated condition is detected via the touch screen while the first object is displayed, a second object arranged subsequent to the first object according to an arrangement order among the plurality of objects on the touch screen, and display, when a second user input that does not satisfy the designated condition is detected via the touch screen while the first object is displayed, a third object designated regardless of the arrangement order among the plurality of objects on the touch screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Jae-Myoung Lee, Young-Mi Kim, Young-Seong Kim, Seung-Wook Nam, Hyo-Sang Bang, Sang-Su Lee, Youngjay Lee, Kyung-Soo Lim, Soe-Youn Yim, Martin Jung, Jin-Hoon Cho, Hyun-Yeul Lee
  • Publication number: 20200161099
    Abstract: An apparatus for attaching a pad on or to an edge ring includes a chamber defining a space for attaching a pad on or to an edge ring, a pad support within the chamber and supporting the pad thereon, an edge ring support within the chamber and facing the pad support, the edge ring support securing the edge ring thereon, a driving system connected to at least one of the pad support and the edge ring support and configured to move the edge ring support relative to the pad support, and a vacuum exhaust system configured to create a vacuum atmosphere within the chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Jin-Uk Park, Sun-Ho Kim, Sung-Jin Kim, Jong-Geug Kim, Kyu-Chul Shim, Ji-Hoon Yeo, Shin-Sang Lee, Gyu-Chan Jeoung, Sung-Wook Jung, Jae-Chul Hwang
  • Publication number: 20200151963
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for generating a training data set for machine learning. The method for generating a training data set, performed by the apparatus for generating the training data set for machine learning, includes generating a 3D model for a deformed 3D character based on 3D data pertaining to the 3D character, generating a 2D image corresponding to the 3D model, and generating the training data set for machine learning, through which the 3D character is generated from the 2D image, using the 2D image and the 3D model.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicant: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
    Inventors: Seung-Wook LEE, Tae-Joon KIM, Seung-Uk YOON, Seong-Jae LIM, Bon-Woo HWANG, Jin-Sung CHOI
  • Patent number: 10650816
    Abstract: An artificial intelligence voice interactive system may provide various services to a user in response to a voice command. The system may perform at least one of: receiving user speech from a user; transmitting the received user speech to the central server; receiving at least one of control signals and audio and video answers, which are generated based on an analysis and interpretation result of the user speech, from at least one of the central server, the internal service servers, and the external service servers; and outputting the received audio and video answers through at least one of speakers and a display coupled to the user interactive device and controlling at least one device according to the control signals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: KT CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sang-Wook Lee, Hyun-Jung Kang, Sun-Jong Kwon, Mi-Hee Kim, Jin-Han Kim, Gyu-Tae Baek, Joo-Won Sung, Kyeong-Jin Oh, Jin-Young Oh, Ji-Hui Im, Du-Seong Chang, Won-Seock Choi
  • Patent number: 10651179
    Abstract: A method includes providing a plurality of active regions on a substrate, and at least a first device isolation layer between two of the plurality of active regions, wherein the plurality of active regions extend in a first direction; providing a gate layer extending in a second direction, the gate layer forming a plurality of gate lines including a first gate line and a second gate line extending in a straight line with respect to each other and having a space therebetween, each of the first gate line and second gate line crossing at least one of the active regions, providing an insulation layer covering the first device isolation layer and covering the active region around each of the first and second gate lines; and providing an inter-gate insulation region in the space between the first gate line and the second gate line.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hong-bae Park, Ja-hum Ku, Myeong-cheol Kim, Jin-wook Lee, Sung-kee Han
  • Publication number: 20200143145
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus for illuminating and photographing a user's face and a control method thereof are provided. The electronic apparatus includes a camera configured to photograph a user's face, a transceiver configured to perform communication with a user terminal, and at least one processor configured to photograph the user's face a plurality of times on the basis of a plurality of photographing parameters to obtain a plurality of images, extract face regions corresponding to each of the plurality of images photographed on the basis of the plurality of photographing parameters, synthesize the extracted user's face regions with each other to create a synthesized image, and control the transceiver to transmit data on the synthesized image to the user terminal for the purpose of skin analysis for the user's face.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 6, 2020
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: Jin-gu JEONG, Sang-wook YOO, Yong-joon CHOE, Ha-ram O, Sang-hyun LEE, Kyong-tae PARK
  • Patent number: 10644214
    Abstract: A thermoelectric nanocomposite is provided. The thermoelectric nanocomposite includes: a matrix having n-type semiconductor characteristics and comprising Mg, Si, Al, and Bi components, and a nanoinclusion comprising Bi and Mg components. The thermoelectric nanocomposite has significantly increased thermoelectric energy conversion efficiency by simultaneously having an increased Seebeck coefficient and a decreased thermal conductivity, such that the thermoelectric nanocomposite is usefully used to implement a thermoelectric device having high efficiency.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University
    Inventors: Byung Wook Kim, Kyong Hwa Song, Han Saem Lee, Jin Woo Kwak, In Woong Lyo, Su Jung Noh, Woo Young Lee, Gwan Sik Kim, Sung Mee Cho