Patents by Inventor Qing Zhu

Qing Zhu 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: 20210100892
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides, in part, a priming and boosting vector-based platform to develop vaccines against pathogensthat is tailored to elicit a broad T cell response targeting conserved viral epitopes. The universal vaccines are prepared against an immunogen of an infectious pathogenic organism selected from a virus, a bacteria, a fungus or a protozoan comprising at least one ribonucleic acid (RNA) polynucleotide comprising an open reading frame encoding at least one polypeptide antigen or an immunogenic fragment thereof, wherein the polypeptide antigen, or the immunogenic fragment thereof, comprises a conserved internal protein that is enriched in CD8+ T cell recognition antigens. The effectiveness of the priming and boosting platform is tested in a humanized mouse model comprising a fully functional human immune system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2020
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Inventors: Jian Qing XU, Xiao Yan ZHANG, Jing WANG, Ling Yan ZHU, Beverly W. LUBIT
  • Publication number: 20210103489
    Abstract: Scheme for detection and classification of semiconductor equipment faults. Sensor traces are monitored and processed to separate known abnormal operating conditions from unknown abnormal operating conditions. Feature engineering permits focus on relevant traces for a targeted feature. A machine learning model is built to detect and classify based on an initial classification set of anomalies. The machine learning model is continuously updated as more traces are processed and learned.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2020
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Applicant: PDF Solutions, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Burch, Jeffrey D. David, Qing Zhu, Tomonori Honda, Lin Lee Cheong
  • Publication number: 20210079069
    Abstract: Binding molecules, including bispecific antibodies that include at least two anti-influenza binding domains are disclosed, including binding molecules having a first binding domain that specifically binds influenza A virus and a second binding domain that specifically binds influenza B virus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2020
    Publication date: March 18, 2021
    Inventors: Nicole KALLEWAARD-LELAY, Qing ZHU, Godfrey Jonah RAINEY, Cuihua GAO, Srinath KASTURIRANGAN, Changshou GAO
  • Patent number: 10947179
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a compound, 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)ethyl 3-hydroxybutanoate, for improving aortic endothelial cell function and use thereof. The compound is capable of inhibiting inflammatory response of the human aortic endothelial cells caused by a saturated fatty acid, and preventing an occurrence and progression of atherosclerosis. The compound is capable of reducing human aortic endothelial inflammation caused by a saturated fatty acid, for example, reducing the mRNA levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6), and is capable of effectively protecting the function of mitochondria in human aortic endothelium from being damaged by a saturated fatty acid, for example, increasing the expression of mitochondrial complex I.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: XI'AN JIAOTONG UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Jian-Kang Liu, Xu-Yun Liu, Ya-Chong Hu, Lin Zhao, Yong-Yao Wang, Cai-Yue Zhu, Zhen Wang, Jing Lou, Qing-Qing Ma, Yu-Xia Zhang, Qing-Lin Jiang, Xiao-Hong Xu, Ting-Hua Zhang, Jian-Gang Long
  • Patent number: 10945229
    Abstract: A communications system comprising a core network, a radio access network and at least one user equipment device, wherein: the core network is configured for communicating with the user equipment device to form a first estimate of the location of the user equipment device; the radio access network is configured for communicating with the user equipment device to form a second estimate of the location of the user equipment device; and the core network is configured for forming a third estimate of the location of the user equipment device by synthesizing the first and second estimates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Qing Wei, Fenqin Zhu, Chenghui Peng, Riccardo Trivisonno
  • Publication number: 20210063476
    Abstract: A socket testing method comprises obtaining a raw socket image, performing binarization on the raw socket image to generate a binarized socket image, determining a plurality of pinhead locations in the binarized socket image, applying a grid with the grid including a plurality of intersections to the binarized socket image, for each of the plurality of pinhead locations, obtaining the distance between the pinhead location and one of the plurality of intersections which is nearest to the pinhead location, and outputting a warning signal associated with the pinhead location when determining that the distance is larger than a tolerance value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2019
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicants: INVENTEC (PUDONG) TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION, INVENTEC CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yan qing ZHANG, Hong bin ZHU
  • Publication number: 20210047262
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a compound, 2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)ethyl 3-hydroxybutanoate, for improving aortic endothelial cell function and use thereof. The compound is capable of inhibiting inflammatory response of the human aortic endothelial cells caused by a saturated fatty acid, and preventing an occurrence and progression of atherosclerosis. The compound is capable of reducing human aortic endothelial inflammation caused by a saturated fatty acid, for example, reducing the mRNA levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6), and is capable of effectively protecting the function of mitochondria in human aortic endothelium from being damaged by a saturated fatty acid, for example, increasing the expression of mitochondrial complex I.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Applicant: XI'AN JIAOTONG UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: JIAN-KANG LIU, XU-YUN LIU, YA-CHONG HU, LIN ZHAO, YONG-YAO WANG, CAI-YUE ZHU, ZHEN WANG, JING LOU, QING-QING MA, YU-XIA ZHANG, QING-LIN JIANG, XIAO-HONG XU, TING-HUA ZHANG, JIAN-GANG LONG
  • Patent number: 10914432
    Abstract: A lighting apparatus includes at least one light source generating a visible light and an optical component, the optical component includes a transparent, translucent or reflective substrate and a coating on a surface of the substrate to cause a color filtering effect to the visible light passing through the optical component, the coating includes a compound containing Nd3+ ions and F? ions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: Savant Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Dengke Cai, Thomas J. Boyle, Jian Li, Qing Yi, Zhiyong Wang, Huisheng Zhou, Kun Xiao, Ruojian Zhu
  • Patent number: 10916750
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a power battery pack, including: a battery pack case, at least one battery module, and a return pipe. An oil inlet and an oil outlet are formed on the battery pack case, and insulation oil is charged from the oil inlet into the battery pack case. Each of the at least one battery module is disposed in the battery pack case, and each battery module includes a module case and at least one unit cell disposed in the module case. The unit cell is immersed in the insulation oil, and the bottom of the module case is provided with a through hole and the top of the module case is provided with at least one exhaust vent. The return pipe is disposed outside the battery pack case, and the return pipe is connected between the oil outlet and the oil inlet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: BYD COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Jiyang Zhao, Qing Lai, Yanzi Ren, Jianhua Zhu, Yan Zhu
  • Publication number: 20210030773
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a compound with the following formula (I), or a tautomer, mesomer, racemate, enantiomer, and diastereoisomer thereof, or a mixture form thereof, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, or a prodrug molecule thereof, wherein D is selected from: The invention further discloses the use of the compound in the preparation of drugs for preventing and/or treating cancers, and the use of the compound in the preparation of drugs for inhibiting cancer metastasis. The compound of the present invention can effectively inhibit the proliferation and metastasis of cancer cells by adjusting the acidity of a tumor microenvironment to achieve a better effect in clinical cancer treatment, and has broad application prospects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventor: Qing ZHU
  • Patent number: 10882897
    Abstract: Binding molecules, including bispecific antibodies that include at least two anti-influenza binding domains are disclosed, including binding molecules having a first binding domain that specifically binds influenza A virus and a second binding domain that specifically binds influenza B virus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: MEDIMMUNE, LLC
    Inventors: Nicole Kallewaard-Lelay, Qing Zhu, Godfrey Jonah Rainey, Cuihua Gao, Srinath Kasturirangan, Changshou Gao
  • Patent number: 10868278
    Abstract: A display panel includes a light-emitting element and a capping layer disposed at a light exit side of the light-emitting element. The light-emitting element includes a first light-emitting element, a second light-emitting element and a third light-emitting element emitting a first color light, a second color light and a third color light, respectively. The capping layer includes a first capping layer and a second capping layer stacked together. The second capping layer includes a first sub-capping layer, a second sub-capping layer and a third sub-capping layer correspondingly disposed at light exit sides of the first light-emitting element, the second light-emitting element and the third light-emitting element, respectively. At least one of the first sub-capping layer, the second sub-capping layer, or the third sub-capping layers is configured to have a larger refractive index of light emitted by the corresponding light-emitting element than light emitted by other light-emitting elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: WUHAN TIANMA MICRO-ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wei Gao, Lei Zhang, Qing Zhu, Jinghua Niu, Ping An, Yan Lu, Hongyan Zhu
  • Publication number: 20200386370
    Abstract: A lighting apparatus includes at least one light source generating a visible light and an optical component, the optical component includes a transparent, translucent or reflective substrate and a coating on a surface of the substrate to cause a color filtering effect to the visible light passing through the optical component, the coating includes a compound containing Nd3+ ions and F? ions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: December 10, 2020
    Applicant: Consumer Lighting (U.S.), LLC
    Inventors: Dengke CAI, Thomas J. BOYLE, Jian LI, Qing YI, Zhiyong WANG, Huisheng ZHOU, Kun XIAO, Ruojian ZHU
  • Publication number: 20200358303
    Abstract: A measuring method for a portable electrical energy system includes acquiring a total capacity and an initial electric quantity percentage of each battery pack, detecting a discharging current and a discharging time of each battery pack, calculating a discharging capacity of each battery pack, calculating a remaining electric quantity of each battery pack; calculating a real-time electric quantity percentage of each battery pack; acquiring an open circuit voltage of each battery pack and a real-time internal resistance of a cell unit of each battery pack; calculating a remaining electric quantity of each battery pack; and calculating a remaining electric quantity of the portable electrical energy system.. This method can reduce the calculation error of the remaining electric quantity and improve the battery utilization.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2020
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Inventors: Dezhong Yang, Jingru Zhang, Hong Zhu, Qing Gao
  • Patent number: 10796335
    Abstract: A method, an apparatus, and a computer readable medium of recommending contents. The method includes receiving, by a computer, at least one of user input and contextual input, wherein the contextual input corresponds to a plurality of arms, calculating, by the computer, a plurality of reward values for each of the plurality of arms using a plurality of individual recommendation algorithms such that each of the plurality of reward values is generated by a respective individual recommendation algorithm from the plurality of individual recommendation algorithms, based on the received input, calculating, by the computer, an aggregated reward value for each of the plurality of arms by applying linear program boosting to the plurality reward values for the respective arm; and selecting one arm from the plurality of arms which has greatest calculated aggregated reward value; and outputting, by the computer, contents corresponding to the selected arm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG SDS AMERICA, INC.
    Inventors: Qing He, Abhishek Mishra, Zhisu Zhu
  • Patent number: 10797300
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous electrochemical energy storage apparatus which comprises an electrochemical energy storage device comprising an electrochemical energy storage device with an inlet and outlet and respectively connected to an external fluid circulation apparatus that facilitates the fluid circulation entering and exiting the said energy storage device, to regulate the physical, chemical, and electrochemical conditions within the said energy storage device. The present invention also relates to a method for optimizing or restoring the electrochemical performance of an energy storage device, enhancing various performance and greatly extending the service life thereof by upgrading the electrolyte inside and outside the energy storage device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Enpower Energy Corp.
    Inventors: Yong Che, Qing Wang, Yong Zhu, Weiping Lu, Xiang Dai
  • Publication number: 20200304032
    Abstract: A power supply device and a booster circuit for a power supply device. The booster circuit includes an access terminal configured to access a direct current voltage from a battery pack, a transformer group electrically connected to the access terminal so that the accessed direct current voltage is boosted to a predetermined voltage by the transformer group, and a rectifier bridge electrically connected to the transformer group to convert the predetermined voltage into a high-voltage direct current after pulse rectification. The transformer group includes a first transformer including a first primary side and a first secondary side and a second transformer including a second primary side and a second secondary side. The power supply device disclosed is compact in structure and convenient to carry and can output an alternating current.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Hong Zhu, Zhijian Lu, Qing Gao
  • Patent number: 10782537
    Abstract: A depth camera assembly (DCA) determines depth information within a target area within a threshold distance from the DCA. The DCA includes a source assembly, a diffractive structure, a camera assembly, and a controller. The source assembly includes at least one source within a plane that is bisected by an optical axis of the DCA. The diffractive structure generates an interference pattern that is projected into the target area. The diffractive structure generates the interference pattern using light from the source assembly. The camera assembly captures images of a portion of the target area that includes the interference pattern. The controller determines tracking information for the portion of the target area using the captured images.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Facebook Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Qing Chao, Zhaoming Zhu
  • Publication number: 20200275400
    Abstract: A communications system comprising a core network, a radio access network and at least one user equipment device, wherein: the core network is configured for communicating with the user equipment device to form a first estimate of the location of the user equipment device; the radio access network is configured for communicating with the user equipment device to form a second estimate of the location of the user equipment device; and the core network is configured for forming a third estimate of the location of the user equipment device by synthesizing the first and second estimates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Inventors: Qing WEI, Fenqin ZHU, Chenghui PENG, Riccardo TRIVISONNO
  • Publication number: 20200235457
    Abstract: Filters include a housing having a top wall, a bottom wall and one or more side walls that define an internal cavity; a plurality of resonators that are mounted within the internal cavity with a first space provided between a pair of adjacent resonators; and a coupling-tuning element mounted on one of the walls of the housing. The coupling-tuning element comprises one or more solid dielectric materials and is capable of extending into the first space to tune the coupling characteristics between the pair of adjacent resonators.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2020
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Fengwei Ju, Andrea Manzoni, Jiansong He, Yangzhun Lv, Yanming Zhu, Fei Liu, Qing Mi