Patents by Inventor Sang-yeol Kim

Sang-yeol 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: 10617146
    Abstract: This invention relates to a method of manufacturing a lyocell material for a cigarette filter, including (S1) spinning a lyocell spinning dope composed of 8 to 13 wt % of a cellulose pulp and 87 to 92 wt % of an N-methylmorpholine-N-oxide (NMMO) aqueous solution; (S2) coagulating the lyocell spinning dope spun in (S1), thus obtaining a lyocell multifilament; (S3) water-washing the lyocell multifilament obtained in (S2); (S4) oiling the lyocell multifilament water-washed in (S3); and (S5) applying steam and pressure to the lyocell multifilament obtained in (S4), thus obtaining a crimped tow having 30 to 40 crimps per inch.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignees: KOLON INDUSTRIES, INC., KT&G CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sang Woo Jin, Woo Chul Kim, Yong Kwan Cho, Jong Cheol Jeong, Sang Mok Lee, Sang Yoel Lee, Jong Yeol Kim, Soo Ho Kim, Bong Su Cheong, Hyun Suk Cho, Sung Jong Ki, Hyeon Tae Kim
  • Publication number: 20200087751
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to an austenitic steel having excellent surface characteristic, and a method of manufacturing the same. Provided are an austenitic steel having excellent surface characteristic, and a method for producing the same, the austenitic steel according to an aspect of the present disclosure comprising, by weight, carbon (C): 0.6% to 1.3%, manganese (Mn): 14% to 22%, copper (Cu): 5% or less (excluding 0%), chromium (Cr): 5% or less (excluding 0%), silicon (Si): 1.0% or less (excluding 0%), aluminum (Al): 0.5% or less (excluding 0%), phosphorus (P): 0.1% or less (including 0%), sulfur (S): 0.02% or less (including 0%), a remainder of iron (Fe), and inevitable impurities, wherein a microstructure of the austenitic steel comprises, by area, 5% or less of carbide and a remaining austenite structure, and a surface defect size of the austenitic steel is 0.3 mm or less.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2017
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Inventors: Yong-Jin KIM, Hong-Yeol OH, Sang-Deok KANG, Un-Hae LEE, Yu-Mi HA
  • Publication number: 20200085094
    Abstract: A lyocell material for a cigarette filter and a method of manufacturing the same are disclose. The lyocell material which is biodegradable and eco-friendly can be manufactured by crimping lyocell multifilaments to obtain a crimped tow.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicants: KOLON INDUSTRIES, INC., KT&G CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jong Cheol JEONG, Woo Chul KIM, Sang Woo JIN, Burm Ho YANG, Man Seok SEO, Kyung Joon LEE, Hyun Suk CHO, Jong Yeol KIM
  • Patent number: 10593670
    Abstract: Integrated circuit devices include a substrate including first and second fin-type active regions and first and second gate structures. The first gate structure includes first gate insulating layer on the first fin-type active region to cover upper surface and both side surfaces of the first fin-type active region, first gate electrode on the first gate insulating layer and has first thickness in first direction perpendicular to upper surface of the substrate, and second gate electrode on the first gate electrode. The second gate structure includes second gate insulating layer on the second fin-type active region to cover upper surface and both side surfaces of the second fin-type active region, third gate insulating layer on the second gate insulating layer, third gate electrode on the third gate insulating layer and has second thickness different from the first thickness in the first direction, and fourth gate electrode on the third gate electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jae-yeol Song, Wan-don Kim, Oh-seong Kwon, Hyeok-jun Son, Sang-jin Hyun, Hoon-joo Na
  • Patent number: 10580736
    Abstract: A semiconductor device and a method of forming the same, the semiconductor device including an insulating structure having an opening; a conductive pattern disposed in the opening; a barrier structure covering a bottom surface of the conductive pattern, the barrier structure extending between the conductive pattern and side walls of the opening; and a nucleation structure disposed between the conductive pattern and the barrier structure. The nucleation structure includes a first nucleation layer that contacts the barrier structure, and a second nucleation layer that contacts the conductive pattern, and a top end portion of the second nucleation layer is higher than a top end portion of the first nucleation layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tae Yeol Kim, Ji Won Kang, Chung Hwan Shin, Jin Il Lee, Sang Jin Hyun
  • Publication number: 20200058731
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a lower electrode on a substrate, a dielectric layer structure on the lower electrode and including hafnium oxide having a tetragonal crystal phase, a template layer on the dielectric layer structure and including niobium oxide (NbOx, 0.5?x?2.5), and an upper electrode structure including a first upper electrode and a second upper electrode on the template layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Applicant: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hyo-sik MUN, Sang-yeol KANG, Eun-sun KIM, Young-lim PARK, Kyoo-ho JUNG, Kyu-ho CHO
  • Patent number: 10558763
    Abstract: An automatic translation device includes a communications module transmitting and receiving data to and from an ear-set device including a speaker, a first microphone, and a second microphone, a memory storing a program generating a result of translation using a dual-channel audio signal, and a processor executing the program stored in the memory. When the program is executed, the processor compares a first audio signal including a voice signal of a user, received using the first microphone, with a second audio signal including a noise signal and the voice signal of the user, received using the second microphone, and entirely or selectively extracting the voice signal of the user from the first and second audio signals, based on a result of the comparison, to perform automatic translation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Mu Yeol Choi, Min Kyu Lee, Sang Hun Kim, Seung Yun
  • Publication number: 20200017000
    Abstract: A vehicle and a method controlling the same are provided to detect a seat jamming or a short-circuit of a seat control system. The vehicle includes a motor that rotates forward or backward to fold a seatback of a seat toward a seat cushion or unfold the seatback from the seat cushion. A current sensor sense an output current of the motor and a controller determine a seat jamming or a short-circuit of an output of the motor based on a magnitude of the output current sensed for a predetermined period of time during forward or backward rotation of the motor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2018
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Inventors: Sang-Soo Lee, Hyeong Jun Kim, Incheol Bae, Deok Soo Lim, Younggwan Kwon, Hosuk Jung, Sanghyun Lee, YoungBok Sung, Sang Ho Kim, Tae Jun Kwon, Yohan Kim, Doori Kim, Duck Yeol Kim, Jae Hyun Kim, Sang Young Park
  • Publication number: 20200020334
    Abstract: An electronic device of the present invention comprises: a housing; a touchscreen display; a microphone; at least one speaker; a button disposed on a portion of the housing or set to be displayed on the touchscreen display; a wireless communication circuit; a processor; and a memory. The electronic device is configured to store an application program including a user interface for receiving a text input. When the user interface is not displayed on the touchscreen display, the electronic device enables a user to receive a user input through the button, receives user speech through the microphone, and then provides data on the user speech to an external server including an automatic speech recognition system and an intelligence system. An instruction for performing a task generated by the intelligence system in response to the user speech is received from the server.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2018
    Publication date: January 16, 2020
    Inventors: Sang-Ki KANG, Jang-Seok SEO, Kook-Tae CHOI, Hyun-Woo KANG, Jin-Yeol KIM, Chae-Hwan LI, Kyung-Tae KIM, Dong-Ho JANG, Min-Kyung HWANG
  • Publication number: 20200009703
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a substrate polishing system comprising a polishing pad covered on the polishing platen; a plurality of substrate carriers including a first substrate carrier which moves in a state in which a substrate is mounted and performs a polishing process in a state in which the substrate is in contact with the polishing pad on the polishing pad; a monitoring unit of displaying the information including the identity, position of at least one of the substrate carriers; and a control unit of outputting a warning signal and/or changes the operation of operating devices when an error occurs in real time thereby improving the monitoring efficiency and operation reliability of the polishing process of the substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 20, 2019
    Publication date: January 9, 2020
    Applicant: KCTECH CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jong-Tae JOO, Sang Hyun KIM, Ho Cheon JEONG, Jae Yeol KIM
  • Patent number: 10529817
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes active regions on a semiconductor substrate, gate structures on separate, respective active regions, and source/drain regions in the semiconductor substrate on opposite sides of separate, respective gate structures. Each separate gate structure includes a sequential stack of a high dielectric layer, a first work function metal layer, a second work function metal layer having a lower work function than the first work function metal layer, and a gate metal layer. First work function metal layers of the gate structures have different thicknesses, such that the gate structures include a largest gate structure where the first work function metal layer of the largest gate structure has a largest thickness of the first work function metal layers. The largest gate structure includes a capping layer on the high dielectric layer of the largest gate structure, where the capping layer includes one or more impurity elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jae-yeol Song, Wan-don Kim, Su-young Bae, Dong-soo Lee, Jong-han Lee, Hyung-suk Jung, Sang-jin Hyun
  • Publication number: 20200004077
    Abstract: A display device including: a display panel including a first area, a second area spaced apart from the first area, and a bent third area between the first and second areas; a first support film coupled to a bottom surface of the display panel and overlapping the first area; and a second support film coupled to the bottom surface of the display panel, overlapping the second area, and spaced apart from the first support film by a gap, the gap overlapping the third area, a top surface of the first support film facing the display panel and an inner side of the first support film form a first angle, a top surface of the second support film facing the display panel and an inner side of the second support film form a second angle, which is greater than the first angle, and the first support film includes a protruding pattern.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 22, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Inventors: Chang Han LEE, Myung Hwan KIM, Sang Yeol KIM, Woo Hyun KIM, Hyo Jin KIM, Kyoung MIN, II, Tae Hyun SUNG, Se Joong SHIN, Ho Ryun CHUNG, Jae Cheol CHOI
  • Patent number: 10517325
    Abstract: This invention relates to a lyocell material for a cigarette filter and a method of manufacturing the same, wherein the lyocell material which is biodegradable and eco-friendly can be manufactured by crimping lyocell multifilaments to thus obtain a crimped tow.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignees: KOLON INDUSTRIES, INC., KT&G CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jong Cheol Jeong, Woo Chul Kim, Sang Woo Jin, Burm Ho Yang, Man Seok Seo, Kyung Joon Lee, Hyun Suk Cho, Jong Yeol Kim
  • Publication number: 20190382871
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of using a methane gas to recover tin with high purity and to produce hydrogen at once, and the method uses the methane reduction technique that combines the two different processes of tin recovery and hydrogen production, thereby recovering tin with high purity from a methane gas and a tin oxide according to the methane reduction technique stably without emission of environmental pollutants, such as carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide, etc., and also producing hydrogen available as a new energy resource. Further, the present invention enables the recycling of waste materials containing tin oxides generated in all kinds of industries to prevent environmental contaminations and to offer solutions to the stable recovery of expensive tin with high purity and the dramatic reduction of hydrogen production costs at once, increasing economical efficiency and thus contributing to the efficient use of resources.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2017
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Applicants: A1ENGINEERING, THE INDUSTRIAL & ACADEMIC COOPERATION IN CHUNGNAM NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Jun Hyun Han, Hyun You Kim, Sang Ro Lee, Hyung Chul Wie, Sang Yeol Kim
  • Publication number: 20190384102
    Abstract: A display device panel includes a display area including pixels and a non-display area. Each pixel is connected to one of gate lines and one of data lines. The non-display area includes data pad sections. The non-display area further includes a depiction of a first information code and a depiction of a second information code. The depiction of the first information code is disposed between first two adjacent data pad sections and is apart from an outline of the non-display area by a first distance. The depiction of the second information code is disposed between second two adjacent data pad sections and is apart from the outline of the non-display area by a second distance different from the first distance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 26, 2019
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Kang Young Lee, Sang Hyun Kang, Dae Hyun Kim, Seung Hwan Kim, Joo Yeol Lee, Jang Bog Ju
  • Patent number: 10512158
    Abstract: In one example, a flexible circuit board includes a signal line disposed between a first ground and a second ground; a dielectric disposed between the first ground and the signal line and between the second ground and the signal line; a cover layer disposed below the first ground and having openings formed therein such that the first ground is exposed at certain intervals; and a position alignment portion formed across the opening and configured to bisect an area of the opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2019
    Assignee: GigaLane Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Pil Kim, Byung Hoon Jo, Byung Yeol Kim, Hee seok Jung
  • Patent number: 10489515
    Abstract: Provided is a method of providing an automatic speech translation service. The method includes, by an automatic speech translation device of a user, searching for and finding a nearby automatic speech translation device based on strength of a signal for wireless communication, exchanging information for automatic speech translation with the found automatic speech translation device, generating a list of candidate devices for the automatic speech translation using the automatic speech translation information and the signal strength, and connecting to a candidate device having a greatest variation of the signal strength among devices in the generated list.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Mu Yeol Choi, Sang Hun Kim, Young Jik Lee, Jun Park, Seung Yun
  • Publication number: 20190355806
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes forming a preliminary lower electrode layer on a substrate, the preliminary lower electrode layer including a niobium oxide; converting at least a portion of the preliminary lower electrode layer to a first lower electrode layer comprising a niobium nitride by performing a nitridation process on the preliminary lower electrode layer; forming a dielectric layer on the first lower electrode layer; and forming an upper electrode on the dielectric layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2019
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Applicant: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jun-goo KANG, Sang-yeol Kang, Youn-soo Kim, Jin-su Lee, Hyung-suk Jung, Kyu-ho CHO
  • Publication number: 20190355793
    Abstract: A display device includes a first electrode disposed on a substrate; a pixel defining layer including first through third exposure areas, each exposing at least part of the first electrode; first through third organic light emitting layers disposed in the first through third exposure areas, respectively; a second electrode disposed on the first through third organic light emitting layers; a first capping layer disposed on the second electrode and overlapping upper surfaces of the first through third organic light emitting layers; a second capping member disposed on the first capping layer, does not overlap the upper surface of the first organic light emitting layer, and overlaps only a portion of each of the upper surfaces of the second and third organic light emitting layers; and an encapsulation layer covering the second capping member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2019
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Inventors: Eon Seok Oh, Woo Sik Jeon, Sang Yeol Kim, Han Ggoch Nu Ri Jo
  • Publication number: 20190345641
    Abstract: Disclosed are a lyocell fiber, a nonwoven fibrous aggregate containing the lyocell fiber, and a mask pack sheet containing the nonwoven fibrous aggregate. The lyocell fiber contains a monofilament having a cross-section of a flat yarn or a flat yarn having a curvature. Such lyocell fiber exhibits physical properties that could not be provided by existing lyocell fibers having a circular cross-section, and thus can afford excellent properties such as excellent bendability for industrial material application, good feel and soft gloss property for clothes or interior applications, and transparency, skin adhesion, absorption, and maintenance of a solvent such as moisture, and a smooth surface feel for a mask pack nonwoven fibrous aggregate application.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 29, 2017
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: KOLON INDUSTRIES, INC.
    Inventors: Jong Chul JUNG, Woo Chul KIM, Sang Woo JIN, Sang Yeol LEE, Sang Mok LEE