Patents by Inventor Seung Hyeok Chang

Seung Hyeok Chang 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: 20200324706
    Abstract: A luggage box includes a main box installed to be accommodated in and be drawn from a luggage side trim. A hidden box is connected to the main box so that the hidden box is operated together with the main box. The hidden box is disposed in a row with the main box when the main box is accommodated in the luggage side trim, and is movable to a main box accommodation space to be externally exposed when the main box drawn from the luggage side trim rotates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2019
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Inventors: Min Ho Cho, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jang Hyun Cho, Dae Min Lee, Ji Sun Choi, Seok Heon Yoon, Dong Hee Hong, Youn Woo Park, Jung Whan Kim, Dong Hyun Kim
  • Patent number: 10800383
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an optical sensor having constant sensitivity regardless of changes in temperature. The optical sensor may include a light emitting device configured to emit light; a light receiving device configured to receive the light emitted from the light emitting device, and to output current based on an intensity of the light; a temperature sensor coupled with the light emitting device, and having electrical resistance varying with temperature; and a microcontroller including a first channel for supplying first current directly to the light emitting device, a second channel for supplying second current to the light emitting device via the temperature sensor, and a third channel for receiving the current output from the light receiving device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, KIA Motors Corporation, Accendo Motion Research Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jong Min Park, Nak Kyoung Kong, Seung Hyeok Chang, Ki Hong Lee, Nam Joon Yoo, Yong Pyo Hong
  • Patent number: 10792977
    Abstract: An apparatus and a method for measuring interior temperature of a vehicle, the apparatus includes a base substrate provided inside an interior panel of the vehicle and a housing including an infrared ray blocking material for inhibiting temperature of an inner space from being increased. The housing includes an exposed part provided in one side of the housing and exposed to an interior space of the vehicle, and an opening on a side portion of the exposed part for allowing the inner space of the housing to communicate with the interior space through the opening. The apparatus further includes a non-contact sensor provided on the inner space of the housing for measuring temperatures of the exposed part and the opening, and a controller calculating temperature of the interior space of the vehicle with the measured values by the non-contact sensor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Dong Ho Kwon, Gee Young Shin, Dae Ig Jung, Seung Hyeok Chang, Young Oh Kim, Hyun Hoo Jang
  • Publication number: 20200313276
    Abstract: The heating wire structure for glass includes a sheet of glass in a vehicle having a battery located within the vehicle and configured to apply power to heating wires located on the glass according to a user request, the heating wires located in one direction on the glass and connected to terminals of the battery in series, vertical bars located at both ends of the glass so that the heating wires are connected to the vertical bars, antenna lines connected to the antenna, at least some of the antenna lines including intersection points formed by intersecting the heating wires, and a ceramic layer formed at intersecting areas between the heating wire lines and the antenna lines to be located between the heating wire lines and the antenna lines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2019
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, KOREA AUTOGLASS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Nak Kyoung KONG, Jong Min PARK, Kang Sun LEE, Ki Hong LEE, Chan Joo MOON, Seung Hyeok CHANG, Kuk Bum LEE, Eun Ho LEE, Chan Hee LEE
  • Publication number: 20200282866
    Abstract: A control system for a seat of a vehicle, the control system includes: a seat actuator disposed at each of seats in the vehicle to implement motions of the seats including folding, reclining, sliding, or rotating of the seats; a motion calculator calculating types and degrees of motions of the seats based on information about a passenger and an object received from a user; and a driving controller enabling all of the passenger and the object input by the user to be loaded by controlling the seat actuators in accordance with a calculation result of the motion calculator.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2019
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventors: Eun Sue Kim, Dae Ig Jung, Seung Hyeok Chang, Hong Heui Lee
  • Publication number: 20200282807
    Abstract: A heat-loss management system for a vehicle and a control method thereof, which are capable of identifying a heat-insulation degree at a specific point in the vehicle so as to maintain or repair the heat-insulation performance of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 31, 2019
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Hanon Systems
    Inventors: Dong Ho KWON, Gee Young SHIN, Dae Ig JUNG, Seung Hyeok CHANG, Jeong Hoon LEE, Joong Jae KIM
  • Publication number: 20200247216
    Abstract: A vehicle headliner is equipped with an air vent system, which includes a vent base member having a surface which faces a roof panel and on which a roof duct is mounted. The vent base member has multiple vent holes so that a fluid is sprayed toward a vehicle interior. A breathable surface layer is mounted on a surface of the vent base member which is exposed to the vehicle interior. The vent base member may include a polyurethane foam, fiberglass mats, which are attached to both surfaces of the polyurethane foam by glue, respectively, and non-woven fabrics, which are attached through hot melt films to surfaces of the fiberglass mats, respectively, which are opposite to the surfaces attached to the polyurethane foam.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2019
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, DAEHAN SOLUTION CO., LTD
    Inventors: Min Ho Cho, Jin Ho Hwang, Dae Ig Jung, Seung Hyeok Chang, Choong Ho Kwon, Soon Kyu Lee, Kang Hee Jo
  • Patent number: 10703424
    Abstract: A front active spoiler apparatus for a vehicle may include a spoiler housing fixed to a front end module and having a duct protruding forwards and configured to guide air flow; a spoiler lip configured to operate to open or close the duct; an actuator configured to connect the spoiler housing and the spoiler lip to operate the spoiler lip; and a controller configured to control the operation of the actuator using vehicle speed information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Jin Young Yoon, Hyun Kyung Kim, Seung Hyeok Chang, Ki Hong Lee, Dong Eun Cha
  • Publication number: 20200189477
    Abstract: An internal storage structure of a vehicle may include a housing including an opening and configured of having a storage space disposed inside a crash pad, a cover portion configured to include a display module and to cover the opening, a first guide rail configured to be disposed on the side surface of the housing to be tilted by a predetermined angle, and a second guide rail configured to be disposed on the lower end portion of the cover portion to interlock with a gear portion disposed on the lower surface of the housing, and the cover portion is configured to be tilted forwardly along the second guide rail, and to move downwardly along the first guide rail and the second guide rail.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, NIFCO KOREA INC., HYUNDAI MOBIS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hye Kyung KIM, Dae Ig Jung, Young Ju Lee, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jae Whoan Park, Jong Chae Lee, Gi Seung Choi
  • Publication number: 20200189355
    Abstract: An air conditioning system for a vehicle and a control method thereof may include a temperature detector; an air conditioning actuator including a cooling device and a blower; and a controller connected to the temperature detector and the air conditioning actuator and including: a load determination portion determining an air conditioning load based on factors including an internal temperature or an external temperature of a vehicle detected by the temperature detector; a storage portion storing a control map that controls the air conditioning actuator according to the air conditioning load; and an update portion updating a control value, pre-stored in the control map, of the air conditioning actuator for the air conditioning load to a demand value of a user when receiving the demand value of the user for the air conditioning actuator.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2019
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, Hanon Systems
    Inventors: Gee Young SHIN, Dong Ho Kwon, Dae lg Jung, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jeong Hoon Lee, Joong Jae Kim
  • Publication number: 20200180568
    Abstract: A safety device for heating hoses is provided to prevent overheating of a heating wire. The safety device includes a first hose that connects between a reservoir and a connector and a second hose that is fluidly connected to the first hose and allows windshield washer fluid to flow from the connector to a spray nozzle. A housing encloses the connector and a heating wire is disposed in at least one of the first and second hoses. A terminal is disposed inside the housing and is connected to the heating wire to apply electric power from a power supply unit to the heating wire. A circuit breaker is connected to the terminal and the heating wire and cuts off electric power applied to the heating wire based on a temperature condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2019
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Inventors: Nak Kyoung Kong, Jong Min Park, Doo Hyun Kim, Ki Hong Lee, Seung Hyeok Chang, Heung Hwan Lim, Jong Wook Lee, Jong Hyun Jin, Jae Hyoung Kim
  • Patent number: 10668898
    Abstract: A wiper system for a vehicle includes: a glass wiper disposed on a window glass of a vehicle; a motor providing driving power to the glass wiper; a camera capturing images of surroundings of the vehicle; and a camera wiper disposed on a camera lens of the camera and connected to the motor by a linkage to operate in association with the glass wiper such that the camera wiper swings back and forth over the camera lens while the glass wiper swings back and forth over the window glass.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Nak Kyoung Kong, Hyun Joong Pyun, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jong Min Park, Ki Hong Lee
  • Publication number: 20200157698
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a molded product includes: performing molding for forming a product; performing insulation for coating an insulation material on a plating-unnecessary region of the product, excluding a plating-necessary region of the product, after mounting the product on a masking jig for plating formed to cover the plating-necessary region of the product and to expose the plating-unnecessary region of the product; and performing plating for forming a plating layer on the plating-necessary region, excluding the plating-unnecessary region coated with the insulation material, by electroplating the product coated with the insulation material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, SAM SHIN CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jin Young YOON, Hyun Kyung KIM, Dong Eun CHA, Seung Hyeok CHANG, Ki Hong LEE, Hae Chang LEE, Sun Young PARK, Jun Hee CHO
  • Publication number: 20200156525
    Abstract: A multifunction footrest apparatus for a vehicle is provided in a space in which a passenger seat is positioned so as to be movable in a front-rear direction. The multifunction footrest apparatus may be inserted into and housed in a lower space under a dashboard including a glove box, and it may perform a massage and an acupressure for calves and soles of a back seat passenger by using a lower door including a first massage device and an upper door including a second massage device and an acupressure plate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 12, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Hong Heui LEE, Dae Ig JUNG, Eun Sue KIM, Seung Hyeok CHANG, Byoung Wan BAE, Seong Bin JEONG, Sin Jeong KANG, Duk Kyu BYUN
  • Publication number: 20200148035
    Abstract: An air conditioning unit for a vehicle includes a first channel and a second channel, a blowing unit including a first blower fan and a second blower fan that rotate together by sharing a rotary shaft and a driving unit, a bypass channel, and a control door disposed among the outlets of the first channel and the second channel, the heating core, and the bypass channel to control air discharged from the first channel or the second channel to pass through the heating core or not to pass through the heating core through the bypass channel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2019
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Hanon Systems
    Inventors: Gee Young Shin, Dae Ig Jung, Dong Ho Kwon, Seung Hyeok Chang, Sung Je Lee, Jae Chun Ryu, Yun Jin Kim
  • Publication number: 20200130587
    Abstract: A storage device for vehicles enables a luggage box to be separated from a luggage compartment in a vehicle and to also be used outside the vehicle, thereby improving convenience in use. The storage device enables the internal space in the luggage compartment to be employed as a storage space even when the luggage box is separated from the luggage compartment, thereby improving availability of space.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Publication date: April 30, 2020
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, DAEJOO PRECISION INDUSTRIAL
    Inventors: Min Ho Cho, Jang Hyun Cho, Dae Ig Jung, Jin Ho Hwang, Seung Hyeok Chang, Ki Young An
  • Publication number: 20200126531
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a device for reducing noise using a sound meta-material. The device for reducing noise includes a sound-absorbing layer configured to absorb noise generated from a sound source, a buffer layer configured to buffer an impact, and a meta-material panel layer disposed between the sound-absorbing layer and the buffer layer. The meta-material panel layer is configured with a unit cell formed by stacking one or more block cells, and one or more unit cells are disposed on a plane of the meta-material panel layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Jin Ho Hwang, Dae Ig Jung, Min Ho Cho, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jin Woo Lee, Jong Kyeom Lee, Min Ho Kim
  • Publication number: 20200101892
    Abstract: A lighting apparatus for a vehicle may include a first optical system including a first light source module realizing a predetermined level of resolution using a plurality of individual light-emitting diode chips disposed in a lattice pattern and a first image-forming lens module forming an image; a second optical system including a second light source module having a same configuration as the first light source module and a second image-forming lens module forming an image; a first image projected by the first optical system and a second image projected by the second optical system have different angles of departure; and the first image and the second image are projected onto a road as a third image having an overlapping shape of the first image and the second image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 26, 2018
    Publication date: April 2, 2020
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Byoung Suk Ahn, Seung Hyeok Chang, Jung Wook Lim, Ki Hong Lee
  • Patent number: 10604052
    Abstract: A sliding-type footrest device for a vehicle includes: a guide rail mounted on a floor panel and extending in a forward-and-backward direction; a footrest housing engaged with the guide rail to slide along the guide rail in the forward-and-backward direction, the footrest housing having a door configured to be opened or closed; and a footrest box disposed inside the footrest housing and allowing a backseat passenger to place feet into the footrest while the door is open.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation, Hyundai Dymos Incorporated
    Inventors: Eun Sue Kim, Dae Ig Jung, Jai Hak Kim, Seung Hyeok Chang, Byoung Wan Bae, Seong Bin Jeong, Sin Jeong Kang, Duk Kyu Byun
  • Publication number: 20200094650
    Abstract: An apparatus and a method for measuring interior temperature of a vehicle, the apparatus includes a base substrate provided inside an interior panel of the vehicle and a housing including an infrared ray blocking material for inhibiting temperature of an inner space from being increased. The housing includes an exposed part provided in one side of the housing and exposed to an interior space of the vehicle, and an opening on a side portion of the exposed part for allowing the inner space of the housing to communicate with the interior space through the opening. The apparatus further includes a non-contact sensor provided on the inner space of the housing for measuring temperatures of the exposed part and the opening, and a controller calculating temperature of the interior space of the vehicle with the measured values by the non-contact sensor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2018
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Inventors: Dong Ho KWON, Gee Young Shin, Dae lg Jung, Seung Hyeok CHANG, Young Oh Kim, Hyun Hoo JANG