Patents by Inventor Ming Zhong

Ming Zhong 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: 20240183147
    Abstract: A reconsolidated bamboo beam-column joint connected by a subassembly and a design method thereof are provided. Rectangular shear steel plates and vertical steel plates in embedded steel plates form an H-shaped section, and left and right ends of the vertical steel plates are embedded in mortises of a reconsolidated bamboo column and a reconsolidated bamboo beam respectively, thereby effectively improving bearing capacity of the joint. A half tenon is provided with an elliptical bolt hole in a penetrating manner and connected to the reconsolidated bamboo column by a bolt, and the half tenon is rotatable along a center of the elliptical bolt hole and movable along a long axis of the elliptical bolt hole, so that the energy is dissipated through friction between the reconsolidated bamboo half tenon and mortises, excellent energy consumption ability of the half tenon structure is exerted, and the anti-pulling resistance of the tenon is improved.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2023
    Publication date: June 6, 2024
    Applicant: Sichuan Provincial Architectural Design And Research Institute Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shixing ZHAO, Qiaoling ZHOU, Shuheng YANG, Yuanxu Tang, Ziqin ZHONG, Jing XIA, Fei HE, Qirui LUO, Dan LU, Feng XIONG, Ming ZHANG, Shuwei CHEN, Zhixiang YU, Jinqiu Qi, Yu YAO
  • Patent number: 11975216
    Abstract: A radiation treatment head can include: a radiation source and a primary collimator, wherein the radiation source is configured to emit a radioactive beam; wherein the primary collimator is provided with a plurality of primary collimation channel groups; each of the primary collimation channel groups includes at least one primary collimation channel; and the radiation source and the primary collimator are movable relative to each other, so that the beam emitted from the radiation source is permissible to pass through any one of the primary collimation channels; and wherein the beam emitted from the radiation source, after passing through primary collimation channels of different primary collimation channel groups, forms fields with different sizes of areas on a reference plane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: Our United Corporation
    Inventors: Hongbin Zhao, Huiliang Wang, Ming Zhong, Haifeng Liu
  • Publication number: 20240132420
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a joint control method for nitrogen and phosphorus emissions in farmlands, comprising: reducing nitrogen and phosphorus input during crop sowing or planting by applying composite organic material and chemical fertilizer, wherein the composite organic material comprises: 200-250 parts of edible fungi residues, 300-350 parts of charcoal and 5-10 parts of rhamnolipid; constructing a nitrogen-phosphorus retention layer by utilizing composite microbial agent in combination with 150 parts of edible fungi residues and 20 parts of straw-based hydrogel; constructing a barrier layer by utilizing composite material, and controlling downward leaching of nitrogen and phosphorus that are not absorbed by crops, wherein the composite material of the barrier layer comprises: 25-35 parts of straw-based hydrogel, 20-30 parts of edible fungi residues, 35-55 parts of bentonite and 5-10 parts of corn flour.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2023
    Publication date: April 25, 2024
    Applicant: Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences Institute of Agricultural Resources and Environment
    Inventors: Yan Li, Longyun Fu, Xiuchu Liu, Yongping Jing, Luji Bo, Ming Sun, Ziwen Zhong
  • Publication number: 20240135857
    Abstract: A display panel, a driving method thereof, and a display apparatus. The display panel includes a shift register circuit including shift units. The shift unit includes a first output circuit, a control circuit, and a first node. In a first mode, a display region includes a first sub-region refreshed with a first frequency and a second sub-region refreshed with a second frequency. The shift register circuit includes a first unit group and a second unit group. In some frames, the first and second unit groups output an active scanning level, and in some frames, the control circuit in a first shift unit supplies a non-enabling level to the first node at least after the first unit group outputs the active scanning level. The first shift unit is located in the second unit group and is adjacent to the first unit group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2023
    Publication date: April 25, 2024
    Applicants: Xiamen Tianma Optoelectronics Co., Ltd., Xiamen Tianma Micro-Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuhao ZHONG, Min HUANG, Jiancai HUANG, Ming FANG
  • Patent number: 11964243
    Abstract: An atomization generator and a special high-pressure atomization generation device for increasing oil and gas field recovery are provided. The special high-pressure atomization generation device for increasing oil and gas field recovery includes an agent pot assembly, a gear pump, a metering pump, an atomization generator and pipelines. The gear pump is connected with the agent pot assembly through an agent pot liquid inlet pipe. The metering pump is arranged between the agent pot assembly and the atomization generator which are connected through the low-pressure manifold pipeline and the high-pressure liquid inlet pipeline. The high-pressure liquid inlet pipeline is connected with the liquid inlet pipe. The liquid inlet pipes are connected with the metering pump. The gas inlet pipe is connected with the high-pressure gas source through the high-pressure gas inlet pipe. The gas inlet cap is provided with a gas inlet pipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2024
    Assignee: Shandong Ruiheng Xingyu Petroleum Technology Development Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Dayong Li, Tongwu An, Xuegang Liu, Yonglin Zhong, Qiaoling Meng, Jiabu Wang, Jiankui Li, Mingqian Shen, Yuxin Dong, Dongsheng Zhang, Fulin Zheng, Ming Wei
  • Publication number: 20240105234
    Abstract: According to the embodiments of the disclosure, a multimedia processing method, device, electronic device, and storage medium are provided by obtaining a first multimedia resource; determining an initial text content corresponding to the first multimedia resource by performing speech recognition on audio data of the first multimedia resource, the audio data of the first multimedia resource comprises speech data of the initial text content; determining an invalid text content in the initial text content, the invalid text content is semantically non-informative; determining a first playing position of speech data of the invalid text content in the first multimedia resource; and cropping the first multimedia resource based on the first playing position to obtain a second multimedia resource, wherein audio data of the second multimedia resource comprises speech data of a target text content but does not comprise the speech data of the invalid text content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2023
    Publication date: March 28, 2024
    Inventors: Xin Zheng, Conghui Zhu, Rui Xia, Chuxiang Shang, Dejian Zhong, Yongsen Jiang, Ming Tu, Lelai Deng
  • Patent number: 11928117
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention relate to methods, systems, and computer program products for managing a plurality of live comments. A plurality of live comments is obtained for a video, the plurality of live comments being associated with a plurality of fragments in the video, respectively. A plurality of features are extracted from the plurality of live comments, respectively. A knowledge base is generated for the plurality of live comments based on the plurality of features. With these embodiments, the live comments may be managed in an effective way. Further, the knowledge base may provide answers to a user query.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation
    Inventors: Wen Wang, Yi Chen Zhong, Kun Yan Yin, De Shuo Kong, Lu Yu, Yi Ming Wang
  • Publication number: 20240079761
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with a flexible printed circuit and a rigid printed circuit mounted to the flexible printed circuit using a board-to-board (B2B) connector. The flexible printed circuit may include signal conductors coupled to one or more antennas on the rigid printed circuit through the B2B connector. A given one of the signal conductors may include a phase shifter segment on the flexible printed circuit and/or a thick impedance matching segment on the rigid printed circuit that help to form a smooth impedance transition from the flexible printed circuit to the rigid printed circuit and the antenna(s). The B2B connector may include signal contacts interleaved with a ground contacts. The B2B connector may include ground bars laterally surrounding the signal and ground contacts to maximize the strength of mechanical coupling between the flexible printed circuit and the rigid printed circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Jingni Zhong, Ming Chen, Han Wang, Alden T Rush, Behnam Ghassemiparvin, Bhaskara R Rupakula, Yiren Wang, Yuan Tao, Hao Xu, Jennifer M Edwards, Hongfei Hu, Mattia Pascolini
  • Publication number: 20240074346
    Abstract: A multi-crop adaptive seed delivery and uniform seed distribution device, including: a seed storage box, a seed metering mechanism, a seed distributor lower housing, a seed distributor upper housing, and a blade driving mechanism. Closed accommodating cavity is formed between the seed distributor upper and lower housing; N seed guide tubes are arranged in circumferential direction, N being positive integer equal to or greater than 2; N blades are rotatably mounted in accommodating cavity; blades are arranged in vertical direction; closed independent seed guide cavity is divided in accommodating cavity by two adjacent blades; upper end of each seed guide tube is connected with corresponding seed guide cavity; top of seed distributor upper housing is divided into N fan-shaped areas in circumferential direction; upper end of each blade is connected to edge of corresponding fan-shaped area by means of elastic piece; and collision sensor is provided in each fan-shaped area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2021
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Applicant: SHANDONG ACADEMY OF AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY SCIENCES
    Inventors: Qinglong LI, Yitian SUN, Qinghai HE, Jinying BI, Ming ZHONG
  • Publication number: 20240079782
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with a housing and an antenna. The antenna may be on a first substrate mounted to a second substrate. The housing may include a dielectric cover, a conductive plate on the dielectric cover, and a mid-chassis. The second substrate may be mounted to the mid-chassis. The antenna may include a conductive patch extending from a segment of a conductive ring on the first substrate. The conductive plate may have an opening aligned with the conductive patch. The first substrate may be separated from the dielectric cover by an air gap. A conductive gasket may couple the conductive ring to the conductive plate and may laterally surround the air gap and the opening. The antenna may convey ultra-wideband (UWB) signals through the air gap, the opening, and the dielectric cover layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Alden T. Rush, Han Wang, Jingni Zhong, Ming Chen, Yiren Wang, Yuan Tao, Hao Xu, Hongfei Hu, Mattia Pascolini
  • Publication number: 20240079784
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with an antenna having a resonating element and a light source module mounted to a flexible printed circuit and a metal cowling. The module may emit light through a rear housing wall. The printed circuit may be interposed between the metal cowling and a conductive support plate in the rear housing wall. The printed circuit may include a ground trace coupled to the resonating element. A dimpled pad may couple the ground trace to the support plate. Compressive foam may be used to exert a force against the flexible printed circuit that presses the dimpled pad against the conductive support plate. The ground trace and the dimpled pad may form a return path to ground for the resonating element. The dimpled pad may occupy less height within the device than other structures such as metal springs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Han Wang, Victor C. Lee, Jingni Zhong, Ming Chen, Bhaskara R. Rupakula, Yiren Wang, Yuan Tao, Christopher Q. Ma, Zhiheng Zhou, Sherry Cao, Kevin M. Froese, Hao Xu, Hongfei Hu, Mattia Pascolini
  • Publication number: 20240079757
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with peripheral conductive housing structures having first and second segments. A flexible printed circuit may have a first tail that extends along the first and second segments and a second tail that extends along the first segment. A conductive trace on the first tail may be coupled to an antenna feed terminal on the second segment. A conductive trace on the second tail may couple the conductive trace on the first tail to the first segment. A tuner and filters may be disposed on the flexible printed circuit and may be coupled to the conductive traces. The conductive trace on the second tail may have a tapered width. An antenna in the device may have a resonating element that includes both the first and second segments, thereby allowing the antenna to exhibit a wide bandwidth from 1.1-5 GHz.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Seyed Mohammad Amjadi, Yuan Tao, Hao Xu, Yiren Wang, Xue Yang, Mattia Pascolini, Hongfei Hu, Enrique Ayala Vazquez, Ming-Ju Tsai, Ana Papio Toda, Yuancheng Xu, Jingni Zhong, Nikolaj P Kammersgaard, Sidharath Jain, Haozhan Tian, Ming Chen, Linqiang Zou
  • Publication number: 20240079781
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with an antenna resonating element on a first substrate that is mounted to a second substrate. A signal conductor may be coupled to a feed terminal on the antenna resonating element. The signal conductor may include impedance matching structures for the antenna. The impedance matching structures may include an open transmission line stub, a grounded transmission line stub, and a phase shifting segment. The impedance matching structures may configure the antenna to exhibit a wide bandwidth in an ultra-wideband (UWB) frequency band. If desired, the signal conductor may have a phase-shifting segment configured to match a non-50 Ohm impedance of a radio-frequency front end coupled to the signal conductor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2023
    Publication date: March 7, 2024
    Inventors: Han Wang, Jingni Zhong, Alden T. Rush, Ming Chen, Yiren Wang, Yuan Tao, Hao Xu, Hongfei Hu, Mattia Pascolini
  • Patent number: 11884647
    Abstract: The disclosure provides compounds, and compositions, including pharmaceutical compositions, kits that include the compounds, and methods of using (or administering) and making the compounds. The disclosure further provides compounds or compositions thereof for use in a method of modulating PLXDC1 (TEM7) and/or PLXDC2 or killing pathogenic blood vessles. The disclosure further provides compounds or compositions thereof for use in a method of treating a disease, disorder, or condition that is mediated, at least in part, by PEDF receptors or by angiogenesis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2024
    Assignees: The Regents of the University of California, Atengen, Inc.
    Inventors: Hui Sun, Pu Sun, Guo Cheng, Adrian Chichuen Au, Ming Zhong
  • Publication number: 20230365632
    Abstract: This disclosure related to a group of peptide derivative Omicsynins with antiviral activity against influenza virus and coronavirus. It also related uses of these derivatives, the chemical formula of the peptide derivative Omicsynins is shown in formula (1): R1—R4 are shown in the following table. NO. substituent1 substituent2 substituent3 R1 Basic amino-acid side chains including lysine, histidine, citrulline residues, and etc. R2 —CH(CH3)2, —CH(CH3)CH2CH3 —CH2CH(CH3)2 Neutral amino-acid side chain including tryptophan, serine, threonine, cysteine residues and etc. R3 R3 including tyrosine, lysine, histidine, citrulline residues, and etc. R4 —CH2OH —CHO R4 including —CH2NH2, —CH?NH,— CH?NOH, —COOH, —COOR5 (R5 represents alkyl groups containing 1-3 carbons), -CONH2 and etc.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2021
    Publication date: November 16, 2023
    Inventors: Shuyi SI, Bin HONG, Yuhuan LI, Hongmin SUN, Jiandong JIANG, Xingxing LI, Minghua CHEN, Rongmei GAO, Yongsheng CHE, Xin ZHEN, Liyan YU, Hongyu LIU, Ming ZHONG, YeXiang WU, Yuanyuan SHI
  • Publication number: 20230300050
    Abstract: Some embodiments of the present disclosure relate to methods, devices and computer-readable media for measuring traffic hit time during path switch. The method performed at a first device includes: sending, to a second device, operation administration and maintenance (OAM) frames with continuous sequence numbers; receiving from the second device response OAM frames; determining traffic hit start time and traffic hit stop time based on the received OAM frames; detecting an occurrence of the path switch, and determining that the path switch is completed before the traffic hit stop time; and in response to determining that the path switch is completed before the traffic hit stop time, calculating traffic hit time based at least on the traffic hit start time and the traffic hit stop time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2023
    Publication date: September 21, 2023
    Applicant: Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy
    Inventors: Xiao Hua MA, Ming ZHONG, Jin Jiang CHEN
  • Patent number: 11717503
    Abstract: Application of valine in the preparation of a medicine for treating or preventing avian influenza virus infection. In a lethal mouse influenza infection model, the use of valine to treat infected mice can effectively improve the weight loss of mice, increase the survival rate of mice, and can effectively reduce the virus titer in the supernatant of the lung tissue of the infected mice.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2023
    Assignee: Huazhong Agricultural University
    Inventors: Meilin Jin, Qiang Zhang, Xiaotong Hu, Li Yang, Ting Wang, Xiaomei Sun, Chao Kang, Ming Zhong
  • Patent number: 11679280
    Abstract: A microwave power control device can include: a microwave signal generator and a signal distribution circuitry connected to the microwave signal generator. The microwave signal generator is configured to generate microwave signals and transmit the microwave signals to the signal distribution circuitry; and the signal distribution circuitry is configured to distribute the microwave signals to n accelerating tubes according to a target microwave power distribution ratio, n being an integer greater than or equal to 2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2023
    Assignees: OUR UNITED CORPORATION, SHENZHEN OUR NEW MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hongbin Zhao, Ming Zhong, Huiliang Wang, Haifeng Liu
  • Patent number: 11596810
    Abstract: An image guiding device includes a gantry, an imaging source, an imager, and an image server. The imaging source, the imager and the image server are all mounted on the gantry. The imager is connected to the image server. The imaging source is arranged to face the imager. The imaging source emits X-rays. The imager receives X-rays passing through an affected part of a patient, generates projection data based on the received X-rays, and sends the projection data to the image server. The image server processes the projection data to obtain an image of the affected part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2023
    Assignee: Our United Corporation
    Inventors: Jiuliang Li, Hao Yan, Renqing Liu, Ming Zhong, Jinsheng Li
  • Patent number: 11524177
    Abstract: A multi-leaf collimator includes a first carriage, a second carriage, a drive device, a first set of leaves disposed on the first carriage, and a second set of leaves disposed on the second carriage, wherein the first set of leaves and the second set of leaves are disposed oppositely to each other, and each leaf in each of the sets of leaves is movable relative to each respective carriage; and the drive device is configured to drive the first carriage and the second carriage to move in the same direction synchronously.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2022
    Assignees: Our United Corporation, Shenzhen Our New Medical Technologies Development Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ming Zhong, Huiliang Wang, Yueming Yang