Patents by Inventor Min Cao

Min Cao 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: 10614848
    Abstract: Provided are media, systems and methods for optical data storage. A nanocomposite material for use as an optical data recording medium comprises nanoparticles embedded in a host matrix, wherein the host matrix comprises a material having a high structural stability, and the nanoparticles comprise optical functional components having a first physical or chemical state and a property of permanent transition to a second physical or chemical state upon exposure to corresponding optical radiation, whereby information may be recorded in the first and second physical or chemical states of the optical functional components over an extended time period.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: Shanghai Naguang Information Technology Corp.
    Inventors: Min Gu, Yaoyu Cao, Zongsong Gan, Xiangping Li, Benjamin Mashford, Haoran Ren, Qiming Zhang
  • Publication number: 20200105830
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to magnetic memory device. The magnetic memory device includes a bottom electrode, a selector layer disposed over the bottom electrode, and a MTJ stack disposed over the selector layer and comprising a reference layer and a free layer disposed over the reference layer and separated from the reference layer by a tunneling barrier layer. The magnetic memory device further includes a modulating layer disposed over the MTJ stack and a top electrode disposed over the switching threshold modulating layer. The selector layer is configured to switch current on and off based on applied bias.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 20, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Inventors: Katherine H. Chiang, Chung-Te Lin, Min Cao, Han-Ting Tsai, Pin-Cheng Hsu, Yen-Chung Ho
  • Publication number: 20200105898
    Abstract: A first fin structure is disposed over a substrate. The first fin structure contains a semiconductor material. A gate dielectric layer is disposed over upper and side surfaces of the first fin structure. A gate electrode layer is formed over the gate dielectric layer. A second fin structure is disposed over the substrate. The second fin structure is physically separated from the first fin structure and contains a ferroelectric material. The second fin structure is electrically coupled to the gate electrode layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2019
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Inventors: Chi-Hsing Hsu, Sai-Hooi Yeong, Ching-Wei Tsai, Kuan-Lun Cheng, Chih-Hao Wang, Min Cao
  • Publication number: 20200097685
    Abstract: A parametric design method for a fan coil unit based on BIM (Building Information Modeling) includes steps of: determining a basic sample; parametrically modeling; setting pipe connection locations and connection sizes of a two-pipe fan coil and a four-pipe fan coil; setting component visibility; completing control settings of left-right one-click selection for the fan coil; arranging an air pipe behind an air outlet of the fan coil; producing air duct flexible connectors; producing diffusers; adding parameter controls of a “yes or no” type to a return air box, a lower return air flange, and a back to return air flange; completing production of pipes and connectors, and naming. In a heating and ventilation BIM design of building engineering, with the above method, efficiencies of designing, modeling and plotting are obviously increased.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2017
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: Wanmei Lu, Jia Feng, Cheng Zhang, Qian Tong, Xun Yang, Min Xing, Haoyang Yin, Xiaolei Ji, Yu Cao, Longjian Li
  • Publication number: 20200075074
    Abstract: In some embodiments, the present disclosure relates to an integrated circuit. The integrated circuit has an operative magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) device configured to store a data state. The operative MTJ device is coupled to a bit-line. A regulating access apparatus is coupled between the operative MTJ device and a first word-line. The regulating access apparatus has one or more regulating MTJ devices that are configured to control a current provided to the operative MTJ device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Katherine Chiang, Chung Te Lin, Min Cao, Yuh-Jier Mii, Sheng-Chih Lai
  • Patent number: 10571256
    Abstract: A three-dimensional measurement sensor based on line structured light, comprising a sensing head and a controller. The sensing head is used for collecting section data and attitude information of its own, and matching the section data with the self attitude information. The sensing head comprises a three-dimensional camera, an attitude sensor, a laser and a control sub-board, wherein the three-dimensional camera is installed at a certain angle relative to the laser, and acquires elevation and grey information about an object surface corresponding to laser rays using a triangulation principle. The attitude sensor, the three-dimensional camera and the laser are installed on the same rigid plane, and the attitude sensor reflects measurement attitude of the three-dimensional camera and the laser in real time. The controller is used for measuring and controlling the sensing head, performing data processing transmission and supporting external control.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: WUHAN WUDA ZOYON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
    Inventors: Qingquan Li, Dejin Zhang, Min Cao, Xinlin Wang, Hong Lin
  • Patent number: 10571742
    Abstract: A display panel and a display device are provided. The display panel comprises: a display area; a non-display area surrounding the display area; and a plurality of primary-color pixels and a plurality of color-mixing pixels disposed in the display area. A primary-color pixel includes a first electrode, and the first electrode includes M number of stripe-shaped first electrode branches. A color-mixing pixel includes a second electrode, and the second electrode includes N number of stripe-shaped second electrode branches, where M>N, and both M and N are integers greater than 0. A width D2 of the second electrode branch is greater than a width D1 of the first electrode branch.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: SHANGHAI TIANMA MICRO-ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhaokeng Cao, Dandan Qin, Min Cai
  • Publication number: 20200058265
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method for converting RGB image signals into RGBW image signals. The method includes converting RGB image signals of pixels of each received image frame into corresponding RGB luminance values respectively, performing a conversion from an RGB luminance value to an RGBW luminance value for each pixel, including performing a first conversion to the RGBW luminance value by determining a first conversion amount based on the corresponding RGB luminance value of the pixel to obtain a first RGBW luminance value of the pixel, performing a second conversion to the RGBW luminance value by determining a second conversion amount based on the first RGBW luminance values of the pixel and its adjacent one or more pixels to obtain a second RGBW luminance value of the pixel, and converting the second RGBW luminance values of the pixels of the image frame into corresponding RGBW image signals respectively.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Min HE, Chun CAO, Wenchao BAO
  • Patent number: 10562900
    Abstract: The present invention provides an indazole compound as a FGFR kinase inhibitor, preparation and use thereof. Specifically, the present invention provides a compound represented by formula (I), wherein the definitions of each group are described in the specification. The compound of the present invention has good FGFR kinase-inhibiting activity, and can be used in preparing a series of medicines for treating FGFR kinase activity related diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignees: Shanghai Haihe Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Inventors: Meiyu Geng, Lei Liu, Lei Jiang, Min Huang, Chuantao Zha, Jing Ai, Lei Wang, Jianhua Cao, Jian Ding
  • Patent number: 10535655
    Abstract: An integrated circuit includes a first diffusion area for a first type transistor. The first type transistor includes a first drain region and a first source region. A second diffusion area for a second type transistor is separated from the first diffusion area. The second type transistor includes a second drain region and a second source region. A gate electrode continuously extends across the first diffusion area and the second diffusion area in a routing direction. A first metallic structure is electrically coupled with the first source region. A second metallic structure is electrically coupled with the second drain region. A third metallic structure is disposed over and electrically coupled with the first and second metallic structures. A width of the first metallic structure is substantially equal to or larger than a width of the third metallic structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ali Keshavarzi, Ta-Pen Guo, Shu-Hui Sung, Hsiang-Jen Tseng, Shyue-Shyh Lin, Lee-Chung Lu, Chung-Cheng Wu, Li-Chun Tien, Jung-Chan Yang, Ting-Yu Chen, Min Cao, Yung-Chin Hou
  • Patent number: 10535520
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method in accordance with some embodiments. The method includes forming a material layer that includes an array of fin features, wherein at least one fin feature has a first material on a first sidewall and a second material on a second sidewall that is opposite to the first sidewall, wherein the first material is different from the second material. The method further includes exposing the second sidewall of the at least one fin feature and removing the at least one fin feature.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Chin-Yuan Tseng, Wei-Liang Lin, Li-Te Lin, Ru-Gun Liu, Min Cao
  • Patent number: 10522073
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a sensing circuit and a voltage compensation method. With the sensing circuit according to the present disclosure, a capacitance value of a capacitor to be measured on an internal sensing line of a display panel is determined, a compensation voltage for the internal sensing line is determined according to the capacitance value of the capacitor to be measured, and then voltage compensation is performed on the internal sensing line according to the compensation voltage corresponding to the capacitor to be measured.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI XINSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Min He, Chun Cao, Leilei Cheng, Yongchao Huang
  • Patent number: 10508949
    Abstract: Disclosed is a data acquisition device for optical compensation including a platform for carrying a display panel; and a linear image acquisition module located above the platform. The linear image acquisition module is movable relative to the platform.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2019
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dongxu Han, Tieshi Wang, Chi Zhang, Wenchao Bao, Min He, Pan Xu, Yongqian Li, Kun Cao, Yue Wu
  • Publication number: 20190374651
    Abstract: Provided in the present invention are an anti-5T4 antibody-drug conjugate and the use thereof. In particular, provided in the present invention is an anti-5T4 antibody-drug conjugate. Also provided in the present invention are the pharmaceutical use of the anti-5T4 antibody-drug conjugate and the effect thereof in inhibiting or preventing tumors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2018
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Inventors: Zhenwei MIAO, Tong ZHU, Alisher B. KHASANOV, Sheldon CAO, Zhaohui LI, Min WU
  • Publication number: 20190371383
    Abstract: In some embodiments, the present disclosure relates to an integrated circuit. The integrated circuit includes a first memory device and a second memory device arranged over a substrate. The first memory device is coupled to a first bit-line. The second memory device is coupled to a second bit-line. A shared control element is arranged within the substrate and is configured to provide access to the first memory device and to separately provide access to the second memory device. The shared control element includes one or more control devices sharing one or more components.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2018
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Inventors: Katherine Chiang, Chung-Te Lin, Min Cao, Randy Osborne
  • Patent number: 10489903
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a stepwise refinement detection method for pavement cracks, processing pavement images comprising the following primary steps: extracting and processing marking lines, extracting ROA, adaptive threshold segmentation based on ROA, extracting ROC and region growth based on ROC direction feature weighting.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: WUHAN WUDA ZOYON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Qingquan Li, Dejin Zhang, Min Cao, Hong Lin
  • Publication number: 20190338913
    Abstract: The disclosure of the present invention includes light fixtures having variable LED array sizes to form different beam angles. These light fixtures are particularly suitable for sports/venue lights and are characterized by highly concentrated high power small LED light sources including small light sources of different size LED arrays which may include additional diffusion. The present disclosure also includes a lens which substantially dissipates light to reduce if not eliminate glare. The lens may be pressed, chemically etched (pickled), or sandblasted to become a micro-lens. The lens may, alternately, be a plastic material. A further aspect of the present disclosure is the incorporation of a segmented reflector to greatly reduce glare. A single reflector may be segmented in its circumference or may be formed of multiple individual segments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Wei Cao, Kevin C. Baxter, Min Shi, Fred H. Holmes
  • Publication number: 20190333538
    Abstract: Frame-level quality scores for video frames of a video item is determined. A sliding window is applied to the video frames to identify a plurality of groups of the video frames for scoring on a group-level. A plurality of group-level quality scores for the plurality of groups of video frames of the video item is determined using the frame-level quality scores of the video frames. One of the plurality of groups of video frames of the video item is selected based on the plurality of group-level quality scores. A moving thumbnail is created using the selected group of video frames selected based on the respective group level quality score.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Weilong Yang, Min-hsuan Tsai, Zheng Sun, Pei Cao, Tomas Izo
  • Publication number: 20190323064
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a micro-fluidic chip and its modification method and application in detection of the quantity of food bacteria, comprising the following steps: changing functional group —CH3 on the internal surface of micro-fluidic channel of micro-fluidic chip to functional group —OH through modification; Supplying amino silane reagent to the micro-fluidic channel; supplying dendritic polymer as modified by —COOH to internal surface of the micro-fluidic channel after drying; grafting primer of aminated aptamer RCA on terminal 5? and hybrid from its padlock probe on dendrimer on internal surface of the micro-fluidic channel; wherein, the padlock probe is the complementary sequence of the aptamer of the target pathogenic bacteria to be tested; after that, supplying RCA reaction reagent to the micro-fluidic channel to make aptamer RCA generate long-chain aptamer in series.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: XINGKAI HAO, YUQIAN JIANG, XUDONG CAO, CHUANPI WANG, MIN ZHOU, MEINA SUN, ZHEN WANG
  • Publication number: 20190327820
    Abstract: A lighting system suitable for illuminating large areas such as sporting events or large events. The lighting system includes a light server in communication with one or more wide area LED lights, wherein the lights are each at least 300 watts; a smartphone app; and wherein the light server is in communication with the smartphone app; and wherein the smartphone app controls the light server.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Wei Cao, Kevin C. Baxter, Min Shi, Fred H. Holmes