Patents by Inventor Ming Hu

Ming Hu 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: 10502998
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a touch sensor, a method of manufacturing the touch sensor, and a touch screen and an electronic product which include the touch sensor. The touch sensor includes: a substrate; a blocking pattern formed on the substrate; and a metal bridge. The blocking pattern is formed in a region corresponding to the metal bridge on the substrate and is configured to block the metal bridge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI XINSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jiawei Xu, Lei Zhang, Tsung-Chieh Kuo, Ming Hu
  • Publication number: 20190369769
    Abstract: A touch substrate, a method for manufacturing the same and a touch control device are provided. The touch substrate includes a touch region, and a wiring region arranged adjacent to the touch region and covered with a protection structure. The protection structure includes at least two organic layers and at least two inorganic layers arranged alternately one on another.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2018
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Applicants: HEFEI XINSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ting ZENG, Ming ZHANG, Haifeng HU, Fuwei ZOU, Shichao FEI, Xing TANG
  • Publication number: 20190366531
    Abstract: An anti-theft socket fixing seat includes a seat and a clamp member. The seat has one end provided with a hollow pillar, with a protrusion formed on the pillar, such that the protrusion is allowed to protrude and contract with respect to the pillar along a radial direction of the pillar. The pillar has a through hole passing through two ends of the seat. The clamp member passes through the through hole and includes a support portion and an operation portion. The operation portion has one end connected with the support portion and the other end exposed from the pillar. When the socket is mounted around the pillar, the operation portion is able to move the support portion to a pressing position in the through hole, such that the protrusion is engaged with an engagement groove of the socket, achieving an anti-theft function.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2018
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Inventor: CHAO-MING HU
  • Publication number: 20190373270
    Abstract: Systems and methods for coding a video to be overlaid by annotations are devised. A motion compensated predictive coding is employed, wherein coding parameters of video pixel blocks are determined based on the pixel blocks' relation to the annotations. A decoder decodes the video and annotates it based on metadata, obtained from the coder or other sources, describing the annotations' appearance and rendering mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2019
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Inventors: Sudeng HU, Xing WEN, Jae Hoon KIM, Peikang SONG, Hang YUAN, Dazhong ZHANG, Xiaosong ZHOU, Hsi-Jung WU, Christopher GARRIDO, Ming JIN, Patrick MIAUTON, Karthick SANTHANAM
  • Patent number: 10496614
    Abstract: Techniques are provided for creating, organizing, and maintaining a sharded database. A sharded database can be created using user-defined sharding, system-managed sharding, or composite sharding. The sharded database is implemented with relational database techniques. The techniques described can be used for load distribution, organization, query processing, and schema propagation in a sharded database.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: Oracle International Corporation
    Inventors: Wei-Ming Hu, Mark Dilman, Leonid Novak, Stephen Ball, Ghazi Nourdine Benadjaoud
  • Publication number: 20190364133
    Abstract: A display processing method and apparatus and an electronic terminal therefor are provided. The display processing method includes: determining a display region of data to be loaded according to an anchor position on a display interface; and loading pre-acquired display data to the display region of the data to be loaded for display. In this way, the problem that some pre-view content fails to be loaded to the display interface in real time for display due to impacts by the network speed, for example, the phenomenon of blank backgrounds is addressed, such that user experience is improved.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2018
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Inventors: Ming DONG, Yi TAN, Lulu PAN, Yuepeng HU
  • Patent number: 10489058
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to method and device for data read/write. The method comprises: in response to receiving a first read/write request for a first target area, determining whether there is a second read/write request under execution in conflict with the first read/write request, a second target area for the second read/write request at least partially overlapping with the first target area, and at least one of the first read/write request and the second read/write request being a write request; and in response to determining there being the second read/write request in conflict, suspending the first read/write request while maintaining a sub-area of the first target area in an unlocked state, the sub-area not overlapping with the second target area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: EMC IP Holding Company LLC
    Inventors: Bean Bin Zhao, Wilson Guoyu Hu, Jun Wu, Shuo Lv, Qiaosheng Zhou, Lester Ming Zhang
  • Publication number: 20190354006
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing a photomask is provided. The method includes generating a plurality of virtual layouts; calculating a score for each of the plurality of virtual layouts in accordance with a total overlay area; comparing the scores of the plurality of virtual layouts and determining a modified layout having a target score out of the plurality of virtual layouts; and outputting the modified layout to a photomask. Each of the virtual layouts includes a plurality of the shifted features. A semiconductor manufacturing method is also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2018
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Inventors: WEI-CHUNG HU, CHI-TA LU, CHI-MING TSAI
  • Patent number: 10483434
    Abstract: A display device is provided. The display device includes a thin-film transistor substrate, a conductive pad disposed on the thin-film transistor substrate, and an adhesion film disposed on the conductive pad. The adhesion film includes a plurality of conductive particles. The display device also includes a light-emitting component disposed on the adhesion film. The light-emitting component includes a connection feature. The display device also includes a protection layer partially surrounding the light-emitting component. The connection feature of the light-emitting component has a lower portion not surrounded by the protection layer. The adhesion film has a thickness of T, one of the plurality of conductive particles has a diameter of d, the lower portion of the connection feature has a thickness of t, and 0<t?T?d.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: INNOLUX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Tung-Kai Liu, Tsau-Hua Hsieh, Hui-Chieh Wang, Shu-Ming Kuo, Ming-I Chao, Shun-Yuan Hu
  • Patent number: 10476167
    Abstract: An electronic device may include antennas, a ground, and a housing. First and second gaps in the housing may define a segment that forms a resonating element for a first antenna. First, second, third, and fourth antenna feeds may be coupled between the segment and ground. Control circuitry may control adjustable components to place the device in first, second, third, or fourth modes. In the first and second modes, the first and fourth feeds convey signals at the same frequency using a multiple-input and multiple-output scheme while the second and third feeds are inactive. In the third mode, the second feed is active and the first, third, and fourth feeds are inactive. In the fourth mode, the third feed is active and the first, second, and fourth antenna feeds are inactive. Isolating return paths may be coupled between the segment and ground in the first and second modes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Enrique Ayala Vazquez, Nanbo Jin, Hongfei Hu, Han Wang, Erdinc Irci, Erica J. Tong, Matthew A. Mow, Ming-Ju Tsai, Liang Han, Georgios Atmatzakis, Mattia Pascolini
  • Publication number: 20190341368
    Abstract: At least some embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a semiconductor device package. The semiconductor device package includes a substrate, an interposer disposed on the substrate, a conductive pillar disposed on the substrate, a first semiconductor device disposed on the interposer and electrically connected to the conductive pillar, a second semiconductor device disposed on the interposer, and an encapsulant surrounding the conductive pillar. The first semiconductor device includes a first conductive pad electrically connected to the interposer. The second semiconductor device includes a second conductive pad electrically connected to the interposer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Applicant: Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc.
    Inventors: Ian HU, Ming-Han WANG, Tsun-Lung Hsieh, Chih-Yi HUANG, Chih-Pin HUNG
  • Publication number: 20190341524
    Abstract: A semiconductor device comprises: a first semiconductor structure; a second semiconductor structure on the first semiconductor structure; an active region, wherein the active region comprises multiple alternating well layers and barrier layers, the active region further comprises an upper surface facing the second semiconductor structure and a bottom surface opposite the upper surface; an electron blocking region between the second semiconductor structure and the active region; a first aluminum-containing layer between the electron blocking region and the active region, wherein the first aluminum-containing layer has a band gap greater than the band gap of the first electron blocking layer; and a p-type dopant above the bottom surface of the active region and comprising a concentration profile comprising a peak shape having a peak concentration value, wherein the peak concentration value lies at a distance of between 15 nm and 60 nm from the upper surface of the active region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Chia-Ming LIU, Chang-Hua HSIEH, Yung-Chung PAN, Chang-Yu TSAI, Ching-Chung HU, Ming-Pao CHEN, Chi SHEN, Wei-Chieh LIEN
  • Patent number: 10466846
    Abstract: A touch substrate and a manufacturing method thereof, and a display device are provided. The touch substrate includes: a first touch electrode, a second touch electrode, and a first wire; the first touch electrode extending from a first side edge of a touch region to a second side edge thereof; the second touch electrode extending from a third side edge of the touch region to a fourth side edge thereof; the first wire extending within the touch region after being electrically connected to either the first touch electrode or the second touch electrode, and extending from the fourth side edge to a wiring region located at the fourth side edge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignees: BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd., Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhixiang Fang, Ming Hu, Dayu Zhang, Rikun Jiang
  • Patent number: 10469239
    Abstract: A method for operating a transmitting device using semi-orthogonal multiple access (SOMA) includes determining power allocations and sub-quadrature amplitude modulation (sub-QAM) allocations for a first receiving device and a second receiving device in accordance with channel information associated with the first receiving device and the second receiving device, and transmitting information about a first power allocation for the first receiving device, and a first sub-QAM allocation for the first receiving device to the first receiving device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ming Jia, Jianglei Ma, Peiying Zhu, Hao Hu
  • Publication number: 20190328338
    Abstract: A method is provided for predicting that a patient will require a blood transfusion during a treatment. The method includes obtaining, on a processor, first data that indicates values for one or more parameters of a characteristic of a continuous photoplethysmographic (PPG) waveform collected during the treatment. The method further includes applying, on the processor, coefficients to the values for the one or more parameters. The method further includes determining, on the processor, second data that indicates a prediction that the patient will require the blood transfusion during the treatment based on applying the coefficients to the values for the one or more parameters. An apparatus is also provided for predicting that the patient will require the blood transfusion during the treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Fu-Ming Hu, Colin Mackenzie, Shiming Yang, Hegang Chen
  • Patent number: 10461090
    Abstract: A semiconductor memory device according to an embodiment comprises a substrate, a plurality of first conductive films, a memory columnar body, and a first structure. The plurality of first conductive films are stacked in a first direction above the substrate and extend in a second direction intersecting the first direction and in a third direction intersecting the first direction and the second direction. The memory columnar body extends in the first direction and has a side surface covered by the plurality of first conductive films. The first structure extends in the second direction and divides the plurality of first conductive films in the third direction. Moreover, each of the memory columnar body and the first structure comprises: a memory insulating film provided on a side surface of the first conductive film; and a first semiconductor layer provided on a side surface of the memory insulating film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: TOSHIBA MEMORY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Ming Hu
  • Patent number: 10459589
    Abstract: The present application discloses a touch substrate having a plurality of touch electrodes, of which substantially all corners of substantially all boundaries are substantially radiused. A mask plate for fabricating the touch substrate and a fabricating method of the substrate are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI XINSHING OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Shifeng Xu, Ming Hu, Ming Zhang, Zouming Xu, Yu Zhu, Xinbin Tian, Qitao Zheng, Chunjian Liu
  • Patent number: 10462449
    Abstract: The disclosure proposes a method and a system for 360-degree video playback. The method is applicable to a video playback system and includes at least the following steps. A current frame of a 360-degree video having a sequence of frames is received. Candidate objects in the current frame are detected, and a main object is selected from the candidate objects by using a selector recurrent neural network (RNN) model based on information of the candidate objects in the current frame. A viewing angle corresponding to the current frame is computed by using a regressor RNN model based on the main object in the current frame. The current frame is displayed on the screen according to the viewing angle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Novatek Microelectronics Corp.
    Inventors: Min Sun, Hou-Ning Hu, Yen-Chen Lin, Hsien-Tzu Cheng, Chieh-Cheng Chen, Hung-Ming Wang
  • Publication number: 20190326831
    Abstract: A modular power supply system, includes: a main controller, configured to output a main control signal; N local controllers, wherein each of the local controllers is configured to receive the main control signal to output at least one local control signal; and N power units, in one-to-one correspondence with the N local controllers, wherein each of the power units includes a first end and a second end, the second end of each of the power units is connected to the first end of an adjacent one of the power units, each of the power units includes M power converters, and each of the power converters is configured to operate according to the local control signal output by a corresponding local controller, wherein each of the power units further includes: M sampling circuits, configured to sample positive DC bus voltages and negative DC bus voltages of the M power converters respectively.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 15, 2017
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Applicant: Delta Electronics (Shanghai) CO., LTD
    Inventors: Jianping YING, Ming WANG, Xiaobo HUANG, Jun LIU, Zhiming HU
  • Patent number: D868008
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: eMoMo Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Wenji Tang, Dasheng Hu, Ming Kong, Wei Zhou, Xiaolian Zhou, Wei Liu