Patents by Inventor Shang-Yi Lin

Shang-Yi Lin 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: 20200168004
    Abstract: An insole design method and an insole design system are provided, and the method includes: capturing an uncompressed free foot model by a depth camera and obtaining a free foot model three-dimensional image; capturing a pressed foot model stepped on a transparent pedal by the depth camera and obtaining a pressed foot model three-dimensional image; aligning the free foot model three-dimensional image with the pressed foot model three-dimensional image; calculating and obtaining a plantar deformation quantity according to the aligned free foot model three-dimensional image and the aligned pressed foot model three-dimensional image; and completing the designed insole according to a sole projection plane or a three-dimensional profile of the specific sole and the plantar deformation quantity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2019
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Yu-Lung HUNG, Po-Fu YEN, Zhong-Yi HAUNG, Kang Chou LIN, Shang-Yi LIN, Chia-Chen CHEN
  • Patent number: 10621791
    Abstract: A three-dimensional modeling method and a three-dimensional modeling system are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Po-Fu Yen, Zhong-Yi Haung, Shang-Yi Lin, Kang-Chou Lin, Tung-Fa Liou, Yung-Cheng Cheng
  • Patent number: 10325406
    Abstract: An image synthesis method of a virtual object and the apparatus thereof are provided. The image synthesis method of the virtual object comprises providing a first depth image of a scene and a first two-dimensional image of the scene; providing a second depth image of the virtual object; adjusting a second depth value of the virtual object in the first depth image according to an objective location in the first depth image and a reference point of the second depth image; rendering a second two-dimensional image of the virtual object; and synthesizing the first two-dimensional image and the second two-dimensional image according to a lighting direction of the first two-dimensional image, an adjusted second depth value and the objective location in the first depth image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Shang-Yi Lin, Chia-Chen Chen, Chen-Hao Wei
  • Publication number: 20190164350
    Abstract: A three-dimensional modeling method and a three-dimensional modeling system are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2017
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Inventors: Po-Fu Yen, Zhong-Yi Haung, Shang-Yi Lin, Kang-Chou Lin, Tung-Fa Liou, Yung-Cheng Cheng
  • Publication number: 20190149788
    Abstract: A calibration method of a depth image capturing device including a projecting device and an image sensing device is provided. At least three groups of images of a calibration board having multiple feature points are captured. Intrinsic parameters of the image sensing device are calibrated according to the at least three groups of images. Multiple sets of coordinate values of corresponding points corresponding to the feature points in a projection pattern of the projecting device are obtained. Intrinsic parameters of the projecting device are obtained by calibration. Multiple sets of three-dimensional coordinate values of multiple feature points are obtained. An extrinsic parameter between the image sensing device and the projecting device is obtained according to multiple sets of three-dimensional coordinate values, the multiple sets of coordinate values of corresponding points, the intrinsic parameters of the image sensing device, and the intrinsic parameters of the projecting device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Tung-Fa Liou, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Publication number: 20180184761
    Abstract: A footwear has an outsole and a vamp connected to the outsole. The vamp includes at least one patch and the outsole includes at least one patch located adjacent to the patch of the vamp. The patch of the vamp is made with a color/color pattern different from that of the vamp and the outsole. The patch of the outsole is made with a color/color pattern different from that of the outsole and the vamp. The patches may be made with a same color/color pattern.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 2, 2017
    Publication date: July 5, 2018
    Inventor: Shang-Yi Lin
  • Publication number: 20180137682
    Abstract: An image synthesis method of a virtual object and the apparatus thereof are provided. The image synthesis method of the virtual object comprises providing a first depth image of a scene and a first two-dimensional image of the scene; providing a second depth image of the virtual object; adjusting a second depth value of the virtual object in the first depth image according to an objective location in the first depth image and a reference point of the second depth image; rendering a second two-dimensional image of the virtual object; and synthesizing the first two-dimensional image and the second two-dimensional image according to a lighting direction of the first two-dimensional image, an adjusted second depth value and the objective location in the first depth image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Inventors: Shang-Yi Lin, Chia-Chen Chen, Chen-Hao Wei
  • Publication number: 20170127049
    Abstract: An object scanning method comprising following steps is provided. An object is scanned and a depth information of the object is captured by a depth sensor. A motor is moved and another depth information of the object after the movement of the motor is captured at least once. Under the circumstance that the axis coordinate of the motor are not calibrated, a movement amount of the motor is captured. A comparison of at least one feature point is made between two depth information of the object according to the movement amount of the motor, and an iterative algorithm is used to obtain corresponding coordinate of each feature point until the comparison of each feature point is completed. A 3D model of the object is created according to the corresponding coordinate of each feature point.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Publication date: May 4, 2017
    Applicant: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Shang-Yi LIN, Chia-Chen CHEN, Wen-Shiou LUO
  • Patent number: 9183340
    Abstract: An electronic device includes an integrated circuit, a connector, and a circuit board. The integrated circuit includes a first signal processing circuit, a second signal processing circuit, and an interface multiplexer having a first input port electrically connected to the first signal processing circuit, a second input port electrically connected to the second signal processing circuit, and an output port arranged to be electrically connected to the first input port or the second input port. The circuit board carries the integrated circuit and has a plurality of connector placement sites, including at least a first connector placement site each dedicated to the first signal processing circuit and at least a second connector placement site each dedicated to the second signal processing circuit. The connector placement sites and the output port of the interface multiplexer are electrically connected in series. The connector is installed on one of the connector placement sites.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2015
    Assignee: MEDIATEK INC.
    Inventors: Huai-Yuan Feng, Ching-Gu Pan, Yan-Bin Luo, Hua Wu, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8878780
    Abstract: A display apparatus including an image generator, a projection lens set, a depth detecting module detecting the position of user, and a control unit is provided, wherein the control unit is electrically connected to the image generator, the projection lens set and the depth detecting module. An image displayed by the image generator is projected through the projection lens set and generates a floating real image between the projection lens set and the user. Each beam forming the floating real image has a light-cone angle ?. The image generator and the projection lens adjust the position of the floating real image according to the position of user. The size of the floating real image is L, the distance between two eyes of the user is W, the distance between the user and the floating real image is D, and the light-cone angle ? satisfies the formula of ? ? tan - 1 ? ( L + W D ) .
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 4, 2014
    Assignee: Industrial Technology Research Institute
    Inventors: Yi-Jen Chan, Golden Tiao, Chang-Ying Chen, Chy-Lin Wang, Kun-Lung Tseng, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Publication number: 20140176676
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a stereo display system including a stereo display, a depth detector, and a computing processor. The stereo display displays a left eye image and a right eye image, such that a left eye and a right eye of a viewer generate a parallax to view a stereo image. The depth detector captures a depth data of a three-dimensional space. The computing processor controls image display of the stereo display. The computing processor analyzes an eyes position of the viewer according to the depth data, and when the viewer moves horizontally, vertically, or obliquely in the three-dimensional space relative to the stereo display, the computing processor adjusts the left eye image and the right eye image based on variations of the eyes position. Furthermore, an image interaction system, a method for detecting finger position, and a control method of stereo display are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2013
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Industrial Technology Research Institue
    Inventors: Shang-Yi Lin, Tien-You Lee, Chia-Chen Chen
  • Publication number: 20140137065
    Abstract: An electronic device includes an integrated circuit, a connector, and a circuit board. The integrated circuit includes a first signal processing circuit, a second signal processing circuit, and an interface multiplexer having a first input port electrically connected to the first signal processing circuit, a second input port electrically connected to the second signal processing circuit, and an output port arranged to be electrically connected to the first input port or the second input port. The circuit board carries the integrated circuit and has a plurality of connector placement sites, including at least a first connector placement site each dedicated to the first signal processing circuit and at least a second connector placement site each dedicated to the second signal processing circuit. The connector placement sites and the output port of the interface multiplexer are electrically connected in series. The connector is installed on one of the connector placement sites.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2014
    Publication date: May 15, 2014
    Applicant: MEDIATEK INC.
    Inventors: Huai-Yuan Feng, Ching-Gu Pan, Yan-Bin Luo, Hua Wu, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8665606
    Abstract: An electronic device includes an integrated circuit, a connector, and a circuit board. The integrated circuit includes a first signal processing circuit, a second signal processing circuit, and an interface multiplexer having a first input port electrically connected to the first signal processing circuit, a second input port electrically connected to the second signal processing circuit, and an output port arranged to be electrically connected to the first input port or the second input port. The circuit board carries the integrated circuit and has a plurality of connector placement sites, including at least a first connector placement site each dedicated to the first signal processing circuit and at least a second connector placement site each dedicated to the second signal processing circuit. The connector placement sites and the output port of the interface multiplexer are electrically connected in series. The connector is installed on one of the connector placement sites.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: Mediatek Inc.
    Inventors: Huai-Yuan Feng, Ching-Gu Pan, Yan-Bin Luo, Hua Wu, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8647644
    Abstract: The invention provides an article having a mesoporous silicate matrix, such as a particle, having one or more pores; and one or more releasable caps obstructing one or more of the pores for delivery of one or more agents to plant cells or other chlorophyll containing cells, or fungi.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventors: Francois Jean George Torney, Kan Wang, Victor Shang-Yi Lin, Brian G. Trewyn, Supratim Giri
  • Patent number: 8462269
    Abstract: A device for extracting a synchronization signal from a video signal has a first comparator and an adjustment circuit. The first comparator receives the video signal, compares the video signal with a first threshold, and generates the synchronization signal according to the compared result. The adjustment circuit receives the video signal, compares the video signal with a plurality of second thresholds of different values, and changes the first threshold according to the compared results.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2013
    Assignee: Mediatek Inc.
    Inventors: Ping Cheng, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8451884
    Abstract: An offset calibration method is provided. Two input terminals of an equalizer are switched to a common voltage at a first time point, wherein the equalizer generates a first equalized signal and a second equalized signal according to the common voltage. It is determined whether a first offset voltage is present in the equalizer according to the first and second equalized signals generated from the common voltage. If the first offset voltage is determined to be present in the equalizer, a first compensation voltage is provided to the equalizer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2013
    Assignee: Mediatek Inc.
    Inventors: Chien-Ming Chen, Chih-Chien Huang, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8442269
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for tracking a target object are provided. A plurality of images is received, and one of the images is selected as a current image. A specific color of the current image is extracted. And the current image is compared with a template image to search a target object in the current image. If the target object is not found in the current image, a previous image with the target object is searched in the images received before the current image. And the target object is searched in the current image according to an object feature of the previous image. The object feature and an object location are updated into a storage unit when the target object is found.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2013
    Assignee: Industrial Technology Research Institute
    Inventors: Shang-Yi Lin, Chia-Chen Chen, Wen-Shiou Luo
  • Patent number: 8361623
    Abstract: The invention provides novel mesoporous particles and methods for the selective sequestration of organic compounds from microorganisms, such as from various genera and species of algae that produce important organic compounds. The organic compounds can be selectively sequestered, for example, in favor of biodiesel impurities such as sterols and chlorophyll, to provide substantially pure free fatty acids. The free fatty acids can then be esterified to provide pure biodiesel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventors: Victor Shang-Yi Lin, Brian G. Trewyn, Po-Wen Chung, Igor Ivan Slowing
  • Publication number: 20130009862
    Abstract: A display apparatus including an image generator, a projection lens set, a depth detecting module detecting the position of user, and a control unit is provided, wherein the control unit is electrically connected to the image generator, the projection lens set and the depth detecting module. An image displayed by the image generator is projected through the projection lens set and generates a floating real image between the projection lens set and the user. Each beam forming the floating real image has a light-cone angle ?. The image generator and the projection lens adjust the position of the floating real image according to the position of user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2012
    Publication date: January 10, 2013
    Applicant: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Yi-Jen Chan, Golden Tiao, Chang-Ying Chen, Chy-Lin Wang, Kun-Lung Tseng, Shang-Yi Lin
  • Patent number: 8246999
    Abstract: The invention provides an article comprising, a mesoporous silicate matrix, such as a particle, having one or more pores; and one or more releasable caps obstructing one or more of the pores. The articles are useful as delivery vehicles for encapsulated agents such as therapeutic agents, polynucleotides, polypeptides and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2012
    Assignee: Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.
    Inventors: Victor Shang-Yi Lin, Cheng-Yu Lai, Srdija Jeftinija, Dusan M. Jeftinija