Patents by Inventor Ming Shao

Ming Shao 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: 20210047036
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure provides an imaging method. The method includes detecting a viewing state of a plurality of viewers; calculating points of interest where straight lines of each gaze direction intersect; determining a position where the points of interest are dense as an imaging position of a scene of interest; and moving a mobile object to the imaging position of the scene of interest and starting imaging.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Inventors: Jiemin ZHOU, Ming SHAO, Hui XU
  • Publication number: 20210034052
    Abstract: An information processing device includes a processor configured to obtain a first point of interest to which a first user pays attention in a first image and obtain a second point of interest to which a second user pays attention in a second image. The first image is shot by a first flight body controlled by a first terminal operated by the first user, and the second image is shot by a second flight body controlled by a second terminal operated by the second user. The processor is further configured to determine whether the first point of interest and the second point of interest are a common point of interest, and prompt information related to the second flight body to the first terminal in response to the first point of interest and the second point of interest being the common point of interest.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventors: Jiemin ZHOU, Ming SHAO, Hui XU
  • Publication number: 20210014427
    Abstract: A control device includes a processor and a storage medium storing instructions that cause the processor to control an imaging device to capture a plurality of images while an imaging direction of the imaging device is changing, determine a target imaging direction of the imaging device that satisfies a predetermined condition based on the plurality of images, and control the imaging device to perform additional image capturing while further changing the imaging direction, including performing image capturing at a first image capture angle rate while the imaging direction is in a first angle range not including the target imaging direction and performing image capturing at a second image capture angle rate while the imaging direction is in a second angle range including the target imaging direction. The second image capture angle rate correspond to more images captured per unit angle than the first image capture angle rate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2020
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Inventors: Kenichi HONJO, Ming SHAO
  • Publication number: 20210006709
    Abstract: A control device includes a processor and a storage medium. The storage medium stores a program that, when executed by the processor, causes the processor to obtain a plurality of images shot at different lens positions of a focus lens of a photographing device, determine a target lens position of the focus lens that satisfies a preset condition based on blur amounts of the plurality of images, and control the focus lens to move close to the target lens position when a current lens position of the focus lens is within a preset range including the target lens position or control the focus lens based on an operation input when the current lens position is outside the preset range.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2020
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Inventors: Kenichi HONJO, Ming SHAO
  • Publication number: 20200412945
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus includes a memory storing a program and a processor. The processor is configured to: specify at least one partial area of a dynamic image; extract at least one partial image corresponding to the at least one partial area from each of a plurality of first images that constitutes the dynamic image; and combine the at least one partial image, for each of the plurality of first images, to generate a plurality of second images. The plurality of second images have image sizes smaller than that of the first image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2020
    Publication date: December 31, 2020
    Inventor: Ming SHAO
  • Publication number: 20200399897
    Abstract: An energy-saving lighting masonry module is disclosed. The module is mainly composed of a structural part, a thermal insulation part and a light transmitting part. A lens on an inlet end of a refraction region of the light transmitting part changes an optical path so that the light enters a total reflection light channel, and a lens on an outlet end restores the optical path to provide indoor illumination. The present invention uses the lenses and light guide to change the optical path to compress the light channel. The insulation material and optical devices in the energy-saving lighting masonry module are combined to form a block to achieve the combination mode of dual purposes of lighting and energy saving.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2018
    Publication date: December 24, 2020
    Inventors: Ming SHAO, Hui YU, Yan CHEN, Dongsheng YAO, Jiaxuan LI, Adilijiang AYAN
  • Publication number: 20200404157
    Abstract: A display control device includes a processor and a computer-readable storage medium. The computer-readable storage medium stores a program that, when executed by the processor, causes the processor to determine a present lens position of a lens of a camera device, determine a target position of a target object being photographed by the camera device, and display a first indicator indicating the present lens position and a second indicator indicating the target position on a display in a position relationship corresponding to a relationship between the present lens position and the target position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 8, 2020
    Publication date: December 24, 2020
    Inventors: Ming SHAO, Chihiro TSUKAMOTO, Hui XU
  • Publication number: 20200356113
    Abstract: An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) includes one or more processors, and a memory storing instructions. When executed by the one or more processors, the instructions cause the UAV to perform operations including: recognizing a first gesture of a hand; responsive to a recognition of the first gesture, moving the unmanned aerial vehicle to hover above the hand; detecting a distance between the unmanned aerial vehicle and the hand; responsive to a determination that the distance falls in a range, monitoring the hand to recognize a second gesture of the hand; and responsive to a recognition of the second gesture, landing the unmanned aerial vehicle on the hand.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: GEOSAT Aerospace & Technology
    Inventors: Cheng-Fang LO, Yung-Chieh HUANG, Chien-Ming SHAO
  • Publication number: 20200349747
    Abstract: A method and a system for generating imagery mapping modeling of goblet. The method includes: pre-process collected goblets based on a height of each goblet, and establish a sample library of goblet modeling features; perform dimension reduction processing on the imagery vocabulary, and establish a goblet user imagery adjective pair based on the processing result; a relationship between the goblet modeling and imagery adjective is obtained through the sample library of goblet modeling features and the goblet user imagery adjective pair, and an optimal imagery value is established; input an user-entered imagery value into to the established optimal goblet imagery mapping modeling model, and produces a goblet shape meets an index. It realize users' demand for imagery modeling for the goblet and provide a fast and effective new idea for updating and iterating the goblet modeling scheme with a genetic algorithm and a computer programming technology.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicant: CHINA ACADEMY OF ART
    Inventors: Zheng LIU, Yun WANG, Guosheng HU, Ming SHAO, Hongdou WANG
  • Publication number: 20200340232
    Abstract: The present invention belongs to the technical field of architectural design, and provides a folding industrialized precast temporary house module, comprising: external windows, a floor, a roof, a side wallboard and a roof tarpaulin, wherein each of the floor, the roof and the side wallboard is provided with a window and a door as required. The arrangement of modular temporary dwelling units is realized in a standardization production mode adopting a high-strength external light thermal insulation wallboard, and meanwhile, the folding process in installation or removal is simplified to an optimal process. The temporary house module of the present invention realizes simple assembly, transportation, storage, recycling and reuse through the full industrialization production of modular units, greatly improves the dwelling function of temporary houses, and realizes the sustainable reuse of temporary houses, thereby meeting higher economic requirements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2018
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Inventors: Hui YU, Liang WU, Ming SHAO, Yan CHEN
  • Publication number: 20200304719
    Abstract: A control device includes a processor and a computer-readable storage medium. The memory stores a program that, when executed by the processor, causes the processor to determine a moving trajectory for a camera device in a real space based on a specified trajectory specified in an image captured by the camera device, and control the camera device to move along the moving trajectory while maintaining a photographing condition of the camera device and capture a plurality of images including a photographing target.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 11, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Ming SHAO, Hui XU, Jiemin ZHOU
  • Patent number: 10732490
    Abstract: A control device includes a control circuitry. The control circuitry is configured to control a carrier supporting an imaging device based on a rotation pattern for imparting a desired effect to an image captured by the imaging device. The carrier rotatably supports the imaging device to rotate about at least one axis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: SZ DJI TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Changbo Zhou, Ming Shao
  • Patent number: 10680009
    Abstract: A method for forming a gate structure of a 3D memory device is provided. The method comprises: forming an alternating dielectric stack on a substrate; forming multiple slits, each penetrating vertically through the alternating dielectric stack and extending in a horizontal direction; removing multiple sacrificial layers in the alternating dielectric stack through the plurality of slits to form multiple trenches; forming a conductive layer in each of the trenches; forming a first isolation layer on sidewalls of the slits to cover the conductive layers to prevent the conductive layers from being oxidized; forming a second isolation layer on surfaces of the first isolation layer, a material of the second isolation layer being different from a material of the first isolation layer; and depositing a conductive material into the slits to form multiple conductive walls, the conductive walls are insulated from the conductive layers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Qiang Xu, Zhiliang Xia, Ming Shao, Zongliang Huo
  • Publication number: 20200142580
    Abstract: A device includes a memory storing a computer program and a processor configured to read the computer program to obtain a content including information acquired in a time sequence, extract characteristics at a plurality of time points from the information, determine a color or a brightness at each of the time points based on the characteristic at the time point, and generate drag bar images each corresponding to one of the time points and including a pixel having the color or the brightness at the one of the time points.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2019
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventor: Ming SHAO
  • Patent number: 10395098
    Abstract: A method of converting a vector corresponding to an input image includes receiving input vector data associated with an input image including an object; and converting the received input vector data into feature data based on a projection matrix having a fixed rank, wherein a first dimension of the input vector data is higher than a second dimension of the feature data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignees: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Wonjun Hwang, Sungjoo Suh, Jaejoon Han, Chang Kyu Choi, Yun Fu, Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao
  • Publication number: 20190258143
    Abstract: A control device includes a control circuitry. The control circuitry is configured to control a carrier supporting an imaging device based on a rotation pattern for imparting a desired effect to an image captured by the imaging device. The carrier rotatably supports the imaging device to rotate about at least one axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2019
    Publication date: August 22, 2019
    Inventors: Changbo ZHOU, Ming SHAO
  • Publication number: 20190067323
    Abstract: A method for forming a gate structure of a 3D memory device is provided. The method comprises: forming an alternating dielectric stack on a substrate; forming multiple slits, each penetrating vertically through the alternating dielectric stack and extending in a horizontal direction; removing multiple sacrificial layers in the alternating dielectric stack through the plurality of slits to form multiple trenches; forming a conductive layer in each of the trenches; forming a first isolation layer on sidewalls of the slits to cover the conductive layers to prevent the conductive layers from being oxidized; forming a second isolation layer on surfaces of the first isolation layer, a material of the second isolation layer being different from a material of the first isolation layer; and depositing a conductive material into the slits to form multiple conductive walls, the conductive walls are insulated from the conductive layers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2018
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Applicant: Yangtze Memory Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Qiang XU, Zhiliang Xia, Ming Shao, Zongliang Huo
  • Publication number: 20170236000
    Abstract: A method of converting a vector corresponding to an input image includes receiving input vector data associated with an input image including an object; and converting the received input vector data into feature data based on a projection matrix having a fixed rank, wherein a first dimension of the input vector data is higher than a second dimension of the feature data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2016
    Publication date: August 17, 2017
    Applicants: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Northeastern University
    Inventors: Wonjun Hwang, Sungjoo Suh, Jaejoon Han, Chang Kyu Choi, Yun Fu, Zhengming Ding, Ming Shao
  • Patent number: 9728306
    Abstract: A micro-resistance structure with high bending strength is disclosed. The micro-resistance structure with high bending strength comprises a multi-layer metallic substrate; a patterned electrode layer disposed on a lower surface of the multi-layer metallic substrate; an encapsulant layer covering a portion of the multi-layer metallic substrate, wherein the encapsulant layer is substantially made of a flexible resin ink; and two external electrodes, which are electrically insulated from each other, covering the exposed portion of the multi-layer metallic substrate. The abovementioned structure is characterized in high bendability and applicable to wearable devices. A manufacturing method and a semi-finished structure of the micro-resistance structure with high bending strength are also disclosed herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: VIKING TECH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Chi-Yu Lu, Chien-Ming Shao, Chien-Chung Yu, Guan-Min Zeng
  • Publication number: 20160064122
    Abstract: A micro-resistance structure with high bending strength is disclosed. The micro-resistance structure with high bending strength comprises a multi-layer metallic substrate; a patterned electrode layer disposed on a lower surface of the multi-layer metallic substrate; an encapsulant layer covering a portion of the multi-layer metallic substrate, wherein the encapsulant layer is substantially made of a flexible resin ink; and two external electrodes, which are electrically insulated from each other, covering the exposed portion of the multi-layer metallic substrate. The abovementioned structure is characterized in high bendability and applicable to wearable devices. A manufacturing method and a semi-finished structure of the micro-resistance structure with high bending strength are also disclosed herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2015
    Publication date: March 3, 2016
    Inventors: Chi-Yu LU, Chien-Ming SHAO, Chien-Chung YU, Guan-Min ZENG