Patents by Inventor Sang-Min Kim

Sang-Min Kim 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: 11909053
    Abstract: The present application relates to a resin composition, a battery module comprising a cured product of the resin composition, a manufacturing method thereof and a battery pack. According to one example of the present application, injection processability of the resin composition can be improved, overloading of injection equipment can be prevented, and the battery module having excellent insulation properties can be provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2024
    Assignee: LG Chem, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoon Gyung Cho, Se Woo Yang, Yang Gu Kang, Eun Suk Park, Hyun Suk Kim, Hyoung Sook Park, Sang Min Park, Young Jo Yang
  • Publication number: 20240055582
    Abstract: Disclosed are a positive electrode additive material for a lithium secondary battery having an enhancement in atmospheric stability, a method for preparing the same, and a positive electrode for a lithium secondary battery including the same. The positive electrode material includes an core including a lithium component, and a coating layer formed on a surface of the core and including a compound having a formula of LiM?O3 wherein M? is Ta or Nb.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: February 15, 2024
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation, University-Industry Cooperation Group of Kyung Hee University
    Inventors: Chang Hoon Song, Yoon Sung Lee, Sung Ho Ban, Sang Hun Lee, Yong Hoon Kim, Ko Eun Kim, Da Bin Jang, Ha Eun Lee, Hui Beom Nam, Jun Ki Rhee, Seung Min Oh, Sung Min Park, Hyo Bin Lee, Tae Hee Kim, Min Sik Park
  • Publication number: 20240051437
    Abstract: An electric seatback-folding device for emergency escape enables a controller to accurately recognize whether a seatback (or a seatback frame) is in a locked state or an unlocked state using a microswitch. Folding of the seatback for emergency escape is smoothly performed without malfunction or a control error by operation of a motor in response to a current control signal of the controller.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2023
    Publication date: February 15, 2024
    Inventors: Sang Min KIM, Jung Bin LEE, Byung Mo KIM, Jun Kyu KIM, Jae Sung LEE
  • Publication number: 20240049649
    Abstract: A light module includes a first light emitter, a second light emitter, a third light emitter, and a controller. The first light emitter is configured to emit a first light having a first peak wavelength in a visible range, the second light emitter is configured to emit a second light having a waveform having a second peak wavelength higher than the first peak wavelength, and the third light emitter is configured to emit a third light having a third peak wavelength that is shorter than the first peak wavelength. The controller is configured to control the first light emitter, the second light emitter, and the third light emitter to generate a first light pattern and a second light pattern. The first light pattern comprises a first light spectrum and the second light pattern comprises a second light spectrum including at least one more peak wavelength than the first light spectrum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2023
    Publication date: February 15, 2024
    Inventors: Se Ryung KIM, Sang Min KO, Jin Won KIM, Hyun Su SONG
  • Patent number: 11896353
    Abstract: An apparatus for estimating bio-information is provided. The apparatus for estimating bio-information according to an embodiment includes: an ultrasonic sensor configured to acquire a bio-signal from an object; and a processor configured to detect peaks from the bio-signal, and to determine false detection of a peak, among the detected peaks, by using at least one of a time interval between a current peak and an immediately preceding peak, amplitudes of the current peak and the immediately preceding peak, a shape of a waveform on a left region and a right region of the peak, and an occurrence position of the peak.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ui Kun Kwon, Jae Min Kang, Youn Ho Kim, Sang Kon Bae, Jin Woo Choi, Chang Mok Choi
  • Patent number: 11897285
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing a vehicle wheel includes: a casting process of manufacturing the wheel in a one-piece body having a forming end and a temporary flange protruding at inner and outer sides of the wheel, respectively, wherein the one-piece body further includes a resonance chamber forming groove; a primary shape machining process of forming a stepped part at an outer circumferential side of the resonance chamber forming groove; a flow forming process of bending the forming end to be seated on the stepped part; a friction stir welding process of integrally bonding a portion where the forming end and the stepped part are in close contact with each other; a fine machining process of removing the temporary flange; and a sound-absorbing hole machining process of forming a sound-absorbing hole for communicating between the resonance chamber and an interior space of a tire in the forming end.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, Hyundai Sungwoo Casting Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jun Min Lee, Young Chan Kim, Min Soo Kim, Young Rae Jo, Young Il Kim, Sang Bum Park, Chang Hak Yoo
  • Patent number: 11903142
    Abstract: One embodiment comprises a circuit board including a mounting groove, an image sensor arranged within the mounting groove of the circuit board, and a first epoxy arranged within the mounting groove, wherein the mounting groove comprises a first side surface and a second side surface that face each other, and a third side surface and a fourth side surface that face each other, the circuit board includes at least one application groove provided on the first side surface and/or the second side surface of the mounting groove, the at least one application groove includes an opening opened toward the upper surface of the circuit board, and at least a portion of the first epoxy is arranged in the at least one application groove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: LG INNOTEK CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Do Yun Kim, Seong Min Lee, Eun Mi Kim, Sang Ok Park
  • Patent number: 11896354
    Abstract: A blood pressure measuring apparatus, may include: a touch sensor; a pulse wave measurer configured to measure pulse waves from a user's finger when the user's finger is in contact with the touch sensor; a contact pressure measurer configured to measure a contact pressure between the user's finger and the touch sensor; a fingerprint recognizer configured to recognize a fingerprint of the user's finger; and a processor configured to determine a degree of position coincidence between the user's finger and the pulse wave measurer based on the recognized fingerprint, and to estimate a blood pressure of the user based on the pulse waves and the contact pressure according to the determined degree of position coincidence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang Yun Park, Jae Min Kang, Yong Joo Kwon, Youn Ho Kim
  • Publication number: 20240046438
    Abstract: A method and a device for converting a non-contrast image into a contrast image are disclosed. The image conversion device converts the non-contrast image into the contrast image by using a deep learning network trained with learning data including one or more contrast learning images and one or more non-contrast learning images. The disclosure was supported by the “Critical Care Patient Specialized Big Data Construction and AI-based CDSS Development” project hosted by Seoul National University Hospital (Task identification number: HI21C1074, Assignment number: HI21C1074050021).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2023
    Publication date: February 8, 2024
    Applicant: Medicalip Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jong Min Kim, Han Jae Chung, Seung Min Ham, Sang Joon Park
  • Publication number: 20240047820
    Abstract: A battery module may include a cell assembly having a plurality of battery cells; a module case provided to accommodate the cell assembly and having an opening on at least one side; and an oxygen inflow blocking cover covering the opening. The oxygen inflow blocking cover may include two or more partition walls each having a vent hole, overlapping each other, provided to cover the opening, and configured such that gas is discharged to the outside of the module case through the vent hole when the gas is generated in the cell assembly; and a hole blocking member positioned between the partition walls and configured to block the vent hole by deforming its shape when heat is applied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2022
    Publication date: February 8, 2024
    Applicant: LG ENERGY SOLUTION, LTD.
    Inventors: Sung-Goen HONG, Seung-Hyun KIM, Young-Hoo OH, Seung-Min OK, Sang-Hyun JO, Young-Bum CHO
  • Publication number: 20240047685
    Abstract: Proposed are an all-solid-state battery operable at room temperature and a method of manufacturing the same. The all-solid-state battery includes a negative electrode current collector, an intermediate layer positioned on the negative electrode current collector and including a carbon material and a metal capable of forming an alloy with lithium, a solid electrolyte layer positioned on the intermediate layer, a positive electrode layer positioned on the solid electrolyte layer, and a positive electrode current collector positioned on the positive electrode layer. The positive electrode layer includes a sheet layer with a network structure in which carbon nanotubes are arranged to provide pores and a positive electrode material filling the pores.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 22, 2023
    Publication date: February 8, 2024
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation
    Inventors: Sang Wan Kim, Hong Suk Choi, Hee Soo Kang, Jae Min Lim, Seon Hwa Kim
  • Publication number: 20240047840
    Abstract: A battery pack secures safety even when a high-temperature gas or the like is generated therein due to thermal runaway or the like. The battery pack includes a battery module having at least one battery cell and a module terminal; a pack case configured to cover at least a part of an outer side of the battery module and having a pack terminal on at least one side; and a safety bus bar connected between the module terminal and the pack terminal or between the module terminals to provide a power path and configured to block the power path by a venting gas discharged from the battery module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2022
    Publication date: February 8, 2024
    Applicant: LG ENERGY SOLUTION, LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-Hyun JO, Seung-Hyun KIM, Young-Hoo OH, Seung-Min OK, Young-Bum CHO, Sung-Goen HONG
  • Publication number: 20240049370
    Abstract: an LED driving circuit for controlling the voltage of an LED backlight system, and to a technology for controlling the driving voltage of an LED string formed at one end of the LED string through a digital counter by monitoring the output voltage of the LED string.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2023
    Publication date: February 8, 2024
    Applicant: LX Semicon Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Suk KIM, Jang Su KIM, Ji Hwan KIM, Kyeong Rok LEE, Jong Min LEE
  • Patent number: 11893678
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for searching for a global minimum of a point cloud registration error. The apparatus includes memory in which at least one program is recorded and a processor for executing the program. The program performs collecting multiple registration results in which the registration error between a source point cloud and a target point cloud is a local minimum as candidates and selecting the registration result in which the registration error between the source point cloud and the target point cloud is a global minimum, among the candidates. Collecting the multiple registration results may comprise repeatedly randomly initializing the source point cloud and the target point cloud and registering the initialized source point cloud to the initialized target point cloud to thereby search for a registration result in which the registration error therebetween is a local minimum.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2024
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Hyuk-Min Kwon, Hyun-Cheol Kim, Jeong-Il Seo, Sang-Woo Ahn, Seung-Jun Yang
  • Publication number: 20240033674
    Abstract: The tube-shaped pleated filter member may comprise: a filter body having a tube shape such that a filter medium is pleated and is wound; and a support unit. The filter body may comprise outer pleated portions corresponding to the outside of the tube shape, and inner pleated portions corresponding to the inside of the tube shape. An inner virtual line connecting corners of the inner pleated portions may have the shape in which a unit wave shape recessed in the outward direction is repeated. Assuming, that the thickness at a part having the maximum distance between the inner virtual line and the outer virtual line is a first thickness (T1), the first thickness (T1) may have a range defined by [equation 1] with regard to the diameter (D) of the outer virtual line. D/15?T1?D/6.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 15, 2020
    Publication date: February 1, 2024
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyun-Jun YUN, Byong-Hyoek LEE, Jong-Cheol KIM, Jin-Min KIM, Sang-Hyeon KANG
  • Patent number: 11883686
    Abstract: Proposed is an apparatus for verifying a radiation dose using a patient-specific tumor-shaped scintillator including a probe adapter to which a 3D tumor-shaped scintillator having a guide is attached; a receiving portion to which the probe adapter is detachably coupled; a light guide which extends from the receiving portion and includes optical fiber transmitting visible light generated by irradiating radiation in the 3D tumor-shaped scintillator; a photomultiplier tube converting the visible light transmitted from the light guide into an electric signal and amplifying the converted electric signal; and a current electrometer measuring an output current by inputting the electric signal of the photomultiplier tube.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2024
    Assignee: IUCF-HYU (Industry-University Cooperation Foundation Hanyang University)
    Inventors: Yong Kyun Kim, Hyun Tai Chung, Jun Sik Park, Jae Bum Son, Sang Min Lee, Dong Geon Kim, Tae Hoon Kim, Jae Young Jeong
  • Publication number: 20240025302
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method for controlling a fuel cell of a fuel cell vehicle. The method comprises determining a reference output required for restarting or stopping power generation of a fuel cell according to a required output of a vehicle, correcting the reference output based on vehicle driving condition information comprising a vehicle altitude and coolant temperature and degree of degradation of the fuel cell, and restarting or stopping the power generation of the fuel cell based on the corrected reference output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2022
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Inventors: Seung Won Baik, Jong Bin Kang, Sang Beom Lee, Ki Chang Kim, Seung Min Song
  • Publication number: 20240029787
    Abstract: A storage device includes a memory including a plurality of word lines, a plurality of bit lines and a plurality of memory cells, and a controller configured to control the memory and perform a read retry operation for the memory using a read retry table. The memory includes a special block that stores a read retry table in which a plurality of read retry values are set for each of a plurality of first conditions and each of a plurality of second conditions corresponding to each of the plurality of first conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2022
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Inventors: Jae Yong SON, Nam Kyeong KIM, Hoon CHO, Hyuk Min KWON, Dae Sung KIM, Jang Seob KIM, Sang Ho YUN
  • Publication number: 20240029944
    Abstract: A coil component includes a body, a coil disposed in the body, an external electrode disposed on one surface of the body and including at least one recess, and a via electrode disposed in the body and connecting the coil to the external electrode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 12, 2023
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang Jin KIM, Boum Seock KIM, Han LEE, Byeong Cheol MOON, Jong Wook LEE, Jung Su HWANGBO, Jung Min PARK
  • Publication number: 20240025308
    Abstract: A seatback-folding device for emergency escape for vehicles is equipped with a simply structured mechanism for emergency escape. A locking operation at the time of unfolding of a seatback of a second-row seat and an unlocking operation at the time of folding of the seatback of the second-row seat are performed by ascending/descending of a shaft caused by operation of a lever, thereby not only enabling an occupant sitting on a third-row seat to quickly fold the seatback of the second-row seat and thus to easily secure an emergency escape route, but also reducing the number of components, weight, the number of assembly processes, and manufacturing cost compared to a related art.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 7, 2023
    Publication date: January 25, 2024
    Inventors: Sang Min KIM, Jung Bin LEE, Byung Mo KIM, Jun Kyu KIM, Jae Sung LEE