Patents by Inventor Juan Zhou

Juan Zhou 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: 20220377833
    Abstract: Methods and devices for discontinuous reception signaling for wireless communications systems are described. A base station may determine a semi-persistent scheduling (SPS) configuration and a discontinuous reception configuration (DRX) associated with the semi-persistent scheduling (SPS) configuration for a user equipment (UE). The base station may transmit the SPS configuration to the UE. The SPS configuration may indicate one or more DRX parameters for the DRX configuration. A UE may receive the semi-persistent scheduling configuration from the base station. The UE may identify one or more DRX parameters for the discontinuous reception configuration based on the SPS configuration. The UE may monitor a downlink control channel in accordance with the DRX configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2020
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Inventors: Konstantinos DIMOU, Mahmoud TAHERZADEH BOROUJENI, Yan ZHOU, Arumugam CHENDAMARAI KANNAN, Tao LUO, Peter GAAL, Juan MONTOJO, Hamed PEZESHKI
  • Publication number: 20220377668
    Abstract: Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a user equipment (UE) may receive, from a transmit UE, a sidelink wake-up signal (WUS) that indicates the UE is to monitor a first subset of resources, of a set of resources, for sidelink control information (SCI) from the transmit UE, the set of resources being associated with an active monitoring state of a discontinuous reception (DRX) cycle. The UE may monitor the first subset of resources for the SCI. The UE may sense for signals associated with a sidelink control signal, the sidelink control signal being associated with at least one other UE, using a second subset of resources, of the set of resources. Numerous other aspects are described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2021
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Inventors: Jung Ho RYU, Sony AKKARAKARAN, Tao LUO, Junyi LI, Jelena DAMNJANOVIC, Arumugam CHENDAMARAI KANNAN, Wooseok NAM, Yan ZHOU, Juan MONTOJO, Xiaoxia ZHANG, Jing SUN
  • Patent number: 11510193
    Abstract: Techniques are described herein for beam pair link procedures used in dual connectivity operations. A master base station may be configured to determine a timing window for a user equipment (UE) to monitor a downlink channel associated with a secondary base station. In some cases, the master base station may determine the timing window during a dual connectivity procedure or during a carrier aggregation procedure. The UE may monitor the downlink channel during the timing window and establish a beam pair link with the secondary base station based on the monitoring.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Makesh Pravin John Wilson, Tao Luo, Xiao Feng Wang, Sony Akkarakaran, Sumeeth Nagaraja, Yan Zhou, Shengbo Chen, Juan Montojo, Wooseok Nam
  • Publication number: 20220360422
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for enabling transitions between half-duplex and full-duplex modes in wireless communications are described. A user equipment (UE) may transmit to a base station a first indication of a switching latency for transitioning between a half-duplex mode and a full-duplex mode. The UE may receive, from the base station in accordance with the first indication of the switching latency, a second indication that the UE is to transition to one of the half-duplex mode or the full-duplex mode. The UE may transition to the half-duplex mode or the full-duplex mode based on receiving the second indication.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2021
    Publication date: November 10, 2022
    Inventors: Qian Zhang, Peter Gaal, Yan Zhou, Navid Abedini, Tao Luo, Jelena Damnjanovic, Juan Montojo, Junyi Li
  • Publication number: 20220341629
    Abstract: The invention provides a heat-storage medium conveying system for a solar-thermal power plant. The system includes a high-level tank subsystem including a high-level tank used to store the heat-storage medium. The system further includes a heat-storage medium transport subsystem. The high-level tank subsystem is connected with the heat-storage medium transport subsystem. The heat-storage medium transport subsystem includes a low-level tank. A mounting height of the low-level tank is lower than that of the high-level tank. A volume of the low-level tank is smaller than a volume of the high-level tank. The heat-storage medium can enter the low-level tank from the high-level tank partially or completely by its own gravity. The low-level tank is provided with a conveying pump, and the heat-storage medium is pumped out of the low-level tank through the conveying pump.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2020
    Publication date: October 27, 2022
    Applicant: ZHEJIANG COSIN SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhiyong YU, Yaping TANG, Hui ZHOU, Kai ZHOU, Wenjian BI, Feng SUN, Juan TANG, Guokai TONG
  • Publication number: 20220346172
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described. In some wireless communications systems, a user equipment (UE) may receive, from a base station, a configuration indicating a channel quality threshold that the UE may use to identify an interference-based beam failure indicator type. The UE may receive a reference signal for performing one or more signal measurements in accordance with the configuration. Based on the one or more signal measurements and the channel quality threshold, the UE may report an indication of the type of beam failure indicator to the base station.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2021
    Publication date: October 27, 2022
    Inventors: Shanyu Zhou, Jelena Damnjanovic, Aleksandar Damnjanovic, Junyi Li, Juan Montojo, Tao Luo, Olufunmilola Omolade Awoniyi-Oteri, Sony Akkarakaran, Yan Zhou
  • Patent number: 11483841
    Abstract: Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a user equipment (UE) may perform respective measurements of one or more demodulation reference signals (DMRSs). Each of the one or more DMRSs may be associated with a repetition of a downlink transmission. Each of the one or more DMRSs may be transmitted on a narrow beam that is located within a wide beam associated with a transmission configuration indication indicated in a grant for the downlink transmission. The UE may transmit an indication of one or more of the respective measurements. Numerous other aspects are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Iyab Issam Sakhnini, Tao Luo, Yan Zhou, Wooseok Nam, Jelena Damnjanovic, Mahmoud Taherzadeh Boroujeni, Juan Montojo, Peter Gaal, Peter Pui Lok Ang, Linhai He
  • Patent number: 11475569
    Abstract: A method may include obtaining a breast image of an object that is acquired by an imaging device; determining a projection curve based on the breast image; determining a first valley point and a second valley point of the projection curve; determining a peak point of the projection curve based the first valley point and the second valley point of the projection curve; determining a first valley location, a second valley location, and a peak location in the breast image based on the peak point, the first valley point, and the second valley point of the projection curve; and determining a breast region in the breast image based on the first valley location, the second valley location, and the peak location.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2022
    Assignee: SHANGHAI UNITED IMAGING HEALTHCARE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Liang Xu, Jing Yan, Hanyu Wang, Jie Niu, Haihua Zhou, Juan Feng, Le Yang, Na Zhang, Yange Ma
  • Patent number: 11470565
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described. A user equipment (UE) may establish a connection with a base station based at least in part on a synchronization signal block from the base station, wherein the synchronization signal block comprises at least a first synchronization signal. The UE may identify a configuration for a transmission pattern for the first synchronization signal to be transmitted by the base station. The UE may receive one or more instances of the first synchronization signal according to the transmission pattern for the first synchronization signal. The UE may modify the established connection with the base station based at least in part on the received one or more instances of the first synchronization signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Iyab Issam Sakhnini, Tao Luo, Wooseok Nam, Hwan Joon Kwon, Yan Zhou, Linhai He, Yuchul Kim, Jelena Damnjanovic, Juan Montojo, Peter Gaal, Olufunmilola Omolade Awoniyi-Oteri, Mahmoud Taherzadeh Boroujeni, Wanshi Chen
  • Publication number: 20220321266
    Abstract: Techniques and apparatus for providing hybrid automatic repeat request (HARQ) feedback for multiple physical downlink shared channel (PDSCH) transmissions are described. One example technique involves receiving downlink control information (DCI) scheduling a plurality of downlink data transmissions across a plurality of slots. The plurality of downlink data transmissions are monitored across the plurality of slots. At least one HARQ feedback scheme for acknowledging the plurality of downlink data transmissions is determined. HARQ feedback for the plurality of downlink data transmissions is provided in accordance with the at least one HARQ feedback scheme.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 17, 2021
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventors: Olufunmilola Omolade AWONIYI-OTERI, Jelena DAMNJANOVIC, Tao LUO, Peter GAAL, Iyab Issam SAKHNINI, Junyi LI, Juan MONTOJO, Aleksandar DAMNJANOVIC, Yan ZHOU, Jing SUN
  • Publication number: 20220322392
    Abstract: Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques for a method for wireless communication by a user-equipment (UE). The method generally includes receiving, on a control channel, a configuration for an uplink control information (UCI) repetition, determining, in dependence on the control channel, whether to prioritize transmission of the UCI repetition over other uplink signaling, wherein a scheduled resource for transmission of the UCI repetition overlaps with resources for the other uplink signaling, and taking one or more actions associated with communication of the UCI repetition in accordance with the determination.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2022
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventors: Mahmoud TAHERZADEH BOROUJENI, Tao LUO, Junyi LI, Juan MONTOJO, Jelena DAMNJANOVIC, Wooseok NAM, Jing SUN, Yan ZHOU, Peter GAAL
  • Publication number: 20220322148
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described. A user equipment (UE) may identify a configuration for a set of bandwidth part groups including an intra-group switching delay and an inter-group switching delay, where the intra-group switching delay is smaller than the inter-group switching delay. The UE may communicate with a base station on a first bandwidth part of a first bandwidth part group of the set of bandwidth part groups. The UE may switch to a second bandwidth part of the first bandwidth part group based at least in part on the intra-group switching delay, or the UE may switch to a third bandwidth part of a second bandwidth part group based at least in part on the inter-group switching delay. The UE may communicate with the base station on the second bandwidth part or the third bandwidth part based on switching.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2021
    Publication date: October 6, 2022
    Inventors: Iyab Issam Sakhnini, Jun Ma, Olufunmilola Omolade Awoniyi-Oteri, Tao Luo, Yan Zhou, Wooseok Nam, Juan Montojo, Peter Pui Lok Ang, Jelena Damnjanovic, Mahmoud Taherzadeh Boroujeni
  • Publication number: 20220306492
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an efficient and regenerable nano manganese remover, and a method for preparing same and application thereof, belonging to the technical field of wastewater treatment and reuse. The manganese remover of the present disclosure includes Fe3O4, RGO, SiO2 and EDTA. The Fe3O4 nanoparticles are supported on the surface of the RGO, the SiO2 coats the Fe3O4, and the EDTA is grafted on the SiO2. First, Fe3O4-RGO is prepared. Then, a TEOS-ethanol solution is dropwise added, and the resulting mixture is allowed to react to obtain Fe3O4@SiO2-RGO composite particles. Finally, an EDTA-water solution is dropwise added to obtain the manganese remover. The manganese remover prepared in the present disclosure is magnetic, and the preparation process is simple and easy for industrial production. The nano manganese remover can quickly remove manganese in manganese-containing wastewater. A small amount of the manganese remover can achieve a large adsorption capacity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2022
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Inventors: Guobin LIANG, Juan WU, Wei LIN, Xiafei YIN, Manying ZHANG, Quanfa ZHOU
  • Publication number: 20220306529
    Abstract: A sizing composition for glass fiber direct roving for producing multiaxial fabrics is provided. The sizing composition includes, based on the total solids mass of the composition, 0.1 to 5.0% by solid mass of a first silane coupling agent, 2.5 to 11.0% by solid mass of a second silane coupling agent, 3.0 to 20.0% by solid mass of a first film former, 45.0 to 75.0% by solid mass of a second film former, 0 to 5.0% by solid mass of a plasticizer, 0.2 to 4.0% by solid mass of a first lubricant, 5.0 to 20.0% by solid mass of a second lubricant, and 0.01 to 3.0% by solid mass of a pH regulator. The first film former is a multifunctional epoxy emulsion, and the second film former is a low-molecular-weight liquid epoxy emulsion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2020
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Inventors: Fenglin YE, Qifeng Gei, Juan Liu, Hongya Zhou, Bilong Dai
  • Publication number: 20220312397
    Abstract: Aspects of the present disclosure provide apparatus, methods, processing systems, and computer readable mediums for beam formed partial sensing by a user equipment (UE). An example method generally includes performing partial sensing by monitoring for sidelink transmissions from one or more other UEs using one or more different beams during one or more different portions of a sensing window; and selecting resources, within a resource selection window, for future sidelink communications based on results of the partial sensing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2021
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Inventors: Jung Ho RYU, Sony AKKARAKARAN, Tao LUO, Junyi LI, Arumugam CHENDAMARAI KANNAN, Jelena DAMNJANOVIC, Wooseok NAM, Juan MONTOJO, Piyush GUPTA, Kapil GULATI, Jing SUN, Xiaoxia ZHANG, Yan ZHOU, Peter GAAL, Gabi SARKIS
  • Patent number: 11457482
    Abstract: Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a user equipment may determine a message type for a random access message associated with a two-step random access channel procedure. The message type may be either a first message type or a second message type that is different from the second message type. The message type may be determined based at least in part on whether a signal strength satisfies a signal strength threshold. The user equipment may transmit the random access message based at least in part on the determined message type. Numerous other aspects are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Mahmoud Taherzadeh Boroujeni, Tao Luo, Juan Montojo, Peter Gaal, Jelena Damnjanovic, Yan Zhou
  • Patent number: 11438922
    Abstract: Aspects for MAC-CE duplication for packet repetition in uplink and downlink are disclosed. In one particular aspect a method of wireless communication includes receiving, by a user equipment (UE), a message including a component carrier (CC) identifier (ID) for a particular Medium Access Control (MAC) control element (MAC-CE). The method also includes receiving, by the UE, a first MAC-CE via a first CC of a plurality of CCs, and receiving, by the UE, a second MAC-CE via a second CC of the plurality of CCs. The CC ID included in the message corresponds to a CC ID for the second MAC-CE. The method further includes combining, by the UE based on the CC ID for the second MAC-CE, a first signal corresponding to the first MAC-CE and a second signal corresponding to the second MAC-CE to generate a combined signal for decoding.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Yan Zhou, Tao Luo, Hamed Pezeshki, Konstantinos Dimou, Rajat Prakash, Vinay Joseph, Sony Akkarakaran, Juan Montojo, Kazuki Takeda, Xiaoxia Zhang, Seyed Ali Akbar Fakoorian, Mostafa Khoshnevisan
  • Patent number: 11438795
    Abstract: Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a receiver may identify a hybrid automatic repeat request (HARQ) process, from one or more HARQ processes configured for a delay-constrained time cycle, for a data communication received from a transmitter in the delay-constrained time cycle. A quantity of the one or more HARQ processes may be based at least in part on a quantity of data communications that the receiver is to receive from a transmitter during the delay-constrained time cycle. The receiver may transmit, to the transmitter and based at least in part on the data communication, HARQ feedback associated with the HARQ process. Numerous other aspects are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Sony Akkarakaran, Tao Luo, Juan Montojo, Seyed Ali Akbar Fakoorian, Yan Zhou, Mostafa Khoshnevisan, Kazuki Takeda
  • Publication number: 20220267508
    Abstract: A two-component polyurethane composition comprising: a specific emulsion polymer, and a water-dispersible polyisocyanate; the emulsion polymer comprising, by weight based on the weight of the emulsion polymer, (a) greater than 15% to less than 30% of structural units of tert-butyl methacrylate, (b) greater than 10% of structural units of a hydroxy-functional alkyl (meth)acrylate, (c) structural units of a phosphorous-containing acid monomer and/or a salt thereof, (d) structural units of an additional acid monomer and/or a salt thereof, and (e) structural units of an additional monoethylenically unsaturated nonionic monomer; wherein the weight ratio of (d)/(c) is in the range of from 7.1:1 to 9.9:1; and a process of preparing the two-component polyurethane composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2019
    Publication date: August 25, 2022
    Inventors: Xiaohong Yang, Fengzhe Shi, Jinfei Wang, Juan Zhao, Li Zhou
  • Patent number: 11406720
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 2-specific peptide reagents, methods for detecting epithelial-derived cancer cells such as esophageal, colorectal, gastric, pancreatic or breast carcinoma cells using the peptide reagents, and methods for targeting such cells using the peptide reagents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2022
    Assignee: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
    Inventors: Thomas D. Wang, Juan Zhou