Patents by Inventor Sheng Li

Sheng Li 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: 10760955
    Abstract: A dual sensor module includes a substrate, a light source, a first encapsulant, a second encapsulant, a photodetector, and an electrode. The light source is disposed on the substrate. The first encapsulant is formed over the light source. The photodetector is disposed on the substrate. The second encapsulant is formed over the photodetector. The electrode is electrically connected to the substrate and is entirely located between the light source and the photodetector. A dual sensing accessory and a dual sensing device having the dual sensor module for detecting optical and electrical properties are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Biophotonic Corporation
    Inventors: Chang-Sheng Chu, Yu-Tang Li, Yeh-Wen Lee, Chih-Hsun Fan, Lung-Pin Chung, Jyh-Chern Chen, Shuang-Chao Chung
  • Patent number: 10762079
    Abstract: In accordance with an embodiment, described herein is a system and method for implementing a distributed ledger a blockchain cloud service. The blockchain cloud service can include nodes of the distributed ledger and a management console component. The management console component can include a web application running in a script runtime environment, a plurality of backend of APIs for communicating with various nodes of the blockchain cloud service, and a plurality of client APIs configured to be invoked by a client application. The plurality of client APIs uses one or more of the plurality of backend APIs in provisioning the distributed ledger as a blockchain cloud service, and in managing the managing the blockchain cloud service.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: ORACLE INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Pierce Shi, Jared Li, Shi Xiang Zhou, Weiguo Zhu, Sheng Zhu, Shun Li, Jim Jin, Todd Little
  • Patent number: 10753029
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an intelligent clothing washing management device, a method and a washing machine thereof. The intelligent clothing washing management device at least comprises a clothing module and a washing procedure recommendation module, a storage module and a processing module. The device is arranged at an intelligent terminal, and the intelligent terminal is communicatively connected with a washing device. The washing procedure recommendation module, according to the clothing selected by the clothing module, recommends preferred washing parameters by information stored in the storage module. The processing module receives the washing parameters recommended by the washing procedure recommendation module and controls the washing device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hai Shu, Sheng Xu, Yang Li, Chenyu Ji, Shuchun Wang, Yan Li, Junming Yin
  • Patent number: 10756535
    Abstract: A combined direct current circuit breaker includes a transfer branch, an energy absorption branch, at least two primary branches and at least two secondary branches; the transfer branch is connected in parallel with the energy absorption branch; the primary branches are in one-to-one correspondence with the second branches; the primary branches are connected with direct current outgoing lines of a direct current busbar in a high-voltage direct current power transmission system; the secondary branches are connected in series with the transfer branches and then connected in parallel with two ends of the primary branches corresponding to the secondary branches.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignees: GLOBAL ENERGY INTERCONNECTION RES. INST. CO., LTD., STATE GRID CORPORATION OF CHINA
    Inventors: Guangfu Tang, Zhiyuan He, Wandi Zhou, Xiaoguang Wei, Sheng Zhang, Yan Zhao, Xiang Luo, Pengzhi Li
  • Patent number: 10752833
    Abstract: Described herein are devices, compositions, and methods for improving color discernment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: Nitto Denko Corporation
    Inventors: Brett T. Harding, Sheng Li, Amane Mochizuki
  • Patent number: 10753018
    Abstract: A double-sided fabric stacked with a continuous cord material and forming a thickness in a knitted sack is knitted from a face yarn by a flat knitting machine including a front needle bed, a back needle bed and a loop presser bed. The front needle bed includes a plurality of front knitting needles. The back needle bed includes a plurality of back knitting needles. The loop presser bed is disposed above the front or back needle bed, and includes right-directed and left-directed knitting pressing pieces. The double-sided fabric further includes at least one knitted sack including loops knitted from the face yarn by the front and back knitting needles. The knitted sack includes therein at least one continuous cord material, which is pressed into the knitted sack by the right-directed and left-directed knitting pressing pieces to become folded and stacked to form a thickness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: AKNIT INTERNATIONAL LTD.
    Inventors: Ming-Sheng Kuo, Yu-Lin Li, Chien-Hui Yang
  • Patent number: 10748810
    Abstract: A method for forming a semiconductor device structure is provided. The method includes forming a first conductive line over a substrate. The method includes forming a first protection cap over a first portion of the first conductive line. The first protection cap and the first conductive line are made of different conductive materials. The method includes forming a first photosensitive dielectric layer over the substrate, the first conductive line, and the first protection cap. The method includes forming a first opening in the first photosensitive dielectric layer and over the first protection cap. The method includes forming a conductive via structure and a second conductive line over the first conductive line. The conductive via structure is in the first opening and over the first protection cap, and the second conductive line is over the conductive via structure and the first photosensitive dielectric layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ting-Li Yang, Wei-li Huang, Sheng-Pin Yang, Chi-Cheng Chen, Hon-Lin Huang, Chin-Yu Ku, Chen-Shien Chen
  • Patent number: 10742379
    Abstract: A method of uplink control information (UCI) transmission over physical uplink control channel (PUCCH) is proposed. The UCI may include different information and being transmitted using different PUCCH formats. Under certain scenarios, the coded UCI bitstream size may not be assigned to an integer number of modulated symbols. To eliminate unnecessary processing as well as to utilize every bit in a modulated resource element, it is proposed to adjust the UCI codeword size to be a multiple of PUCCH modulation order.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2020
    Assignee: MEDIATEK INC.
    Inventors: Wei-De Wu, Hung-Chi Kuo, Xiu-Sheng Li, Yuan-Hwui Chung
  • Patent number: 10731886
    Abstract: A heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) energy management control system includes an HVAC system configured to deliver at least one of heated air and cooled air to a targeted area; and a computing server including an HVAC energy analytics engine in signal communication with the HVAC system. The HVAC energy analytics engine is configured to actively learn historical data of the HVAC system based on at least one of the heated air and the cooled air produced over a time period. The HVAC energy analytics engine determines a predicted energy consumption of the HVAC system based on the historical data, and the HVAC system operates based on the predicted energy consumption.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: CARRIER CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sheng Li, Xinyu Wu, Xing Cai, Stella M. Oggianu, Jun Pyo Lee, Marcin Cychowski
  • Patent number: 10731997
    Abstract: A method, system, and computer program product, include receiving a plurality of requests for dynamic context information from a plurality of road segments, determining whether the plurality of road segments are included in a same cluster of road segments in a road network generated by clustering road segments in the road network based on connectivity of the road network; and consolidating the plurality of requests to generate a consolidated request in response to determining that the plurality of road segments are included in the same cluster.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Wei Shan Dong, Peng Gao, Chang Sheng Li, Chun Yang Ma, Ren Jie Yao, Xin Zhang
  • Patent number: 10734227
    Abstract: A four-layer photoresist and method of forming the same are disclosed. In an embodiment, a method includes forming a semiconductor fin; depositing a target layer on the semiconductor fin; depositing a BARC layer on the target layer; depositing a first mask layer over the BARC layer, the first mask layer being deposited using a plasma process with an RF power of less than 50 W; depositing a second mask layer over the first mask layer using a plasma process with an RF power of less than 500 W; depositing a photoresist layer over the second mask layer; patterning the photoresist layer, the second mask layer, the first mask layer, and the BARC layer to form a first mask; and selectively removing the target layer from a first portion of the semiconductor fin using the first mask, the target layer remaining on a second portion of the semiconductor fin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Dong-Sheng Li, Chia-Hui Lin, Kai Hung Cheng, Yao-Hsu Sun, Wen-Cheng Wu, Bo-Cyuan Lu, Sung-En Lin, Tai-Chun Huang
  • Patent number: 10727135
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a substrate, a first insulating structure, a second insulating structure, at least one first active semiconductor fin, and at least one second active semiconductor fin. The first insulating structure and the second insulating structure are disposed on the substrate. The first active semiconductor fin is disposed on the substrate and has a protruding portion protruding from the first insulating structure. The second active semiconductor fin is disposed on the substrate and has a protruding portion protruding from the second insulating structure. The protruding portion of the first active semiconductor fin and the protruding portion of the second active semiconductor fin have different heights.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Chih-Sheng Li, Hsin-Chieh Huang, Chi-Wen Liu
  • Patent number: 10726308
    Abstract: In some examples, image content moderation may include classifying, based on a learning model, an object displayed in an image into a category. Further, image content moderation may include detecting, based on another learning model, the object, refining the detected object based on a label, and determining, based on the another learning model, a category for the refined detected object. Further, image content moderation may include identifying, based on the label, a keyword associated with the object, and determining, based on the identified keyword, a category for the object. Further, image content moderation may include categorizing, based on a set of rules, the object into a category, and moderating image content by categorizing, based on aforementioned analysis the object into a category. Yet further, image content moderation may include tagging, based on fusion-based tagging, the object with a category and a color associated with the object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: ACCENTURE GLOBAL SOLUTIONS LIMITED
    Inventors: Amioy Kumar, Nagendra K. Kumar, Madhura Shivaram, Suraj Govind Jadhav, Chung-Sheng Li, Saurabh Mahadik
  • Publication number: 20200235321
    Abstract: A display panel is provided, including a substrate on a base, a transistor stack on the substrate, and a fluorescent layer between the base and the transistor stack. The fluorescent layer is configured to prevent light from damaging an active layer in the transistor stack in a laser lift-off process, and an orthographic projection of the fluorescent layer on the base overlaps an orthographic projection of the active layer on the base. A display device comprising the display panel, and a manufacturing method of the display panel are further provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2019
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Shipei LI, Qi YAO, Wusheng LI, Jiangnan LU, Huili WU, Fang HE, Renquan GU, Dongsheng YIN, Sheng XU, Wei HE
  • Publication number: 20200235816
    Abstract: A system and method for efficient optical signal amplification with system monitoring features are provided. For example, an optical repeater may include two different 4-port thin-film gain flattening filters (TF-GFFs), which may be connected to provide a high-loss loop-back (HLLB) path in the optical repeater for system monitoring. The 4-port TF-GFF may have four different ports and may integrate the functionalities of a conventional GFF and a coupler into a single component, thereby increasing power efficiency of the optical repeater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2019
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: SubCom, LLC
    Inventors: Sheng Zhang, Haifeng LI
  • Publication number: 20200233263
    Abstract: A display apparatus is provided. The display apparatus includes a display panel, a backlight module, a power-supply circuit, and a system-control circuit. The display panel is configured to display an image signal. The backlight module is configured to provide backlight to the display panel. The power-supply circuit is configured to convert an alternating current (AC) source to a direct current (DC) voltage. The system-control circuit includes a power-loss-detection circuit and a display controller. The power-loss-detection circuit is configured to detect whether the DC voltage from the power-supply circuit has a power-loss event. The display controller is configured to control the display panel and the backlight module. In response to the power-loss-detection circuit detecting that the DC voltage has the power-loss event, the display controller performs a predetermined shutdown procedure to sequentially turn off the backlight module and the display panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2019
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Cun LIU, Xin Sheng WEN, Jun Xin QIU, Yong Qiang LI, Wen Long YANG
  • Publication number: 20200232148
    Abstract: A method for controlling release amount of detergent and a washing device, include: dividing inner space of a detergent box into independent N compartments, wherein each of the compartments is configured to store a type of detergent having a certain concentration range; assigning a concentration level Ci, i=1, . . . , N to each of the compartments wherein the higher the detergent concentration, the lower the concentration level; selecting one of the compartments containing detergent and releasing the detergent in the selected compartment, and obtaining the concentration level C of the selected compartment; obtaining a laundry weight m; and calculating a release amount of the detergent, wherein Vn=1.25*m*(C+1). The formula which is configured to calculate the release amount of detergent is also provided based on both of the detergent concentration level and the laundry weight.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 5, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: DONG LI, SHILONG HAO, JINGJING ZHANG, CHUNFENG LAO, SHENG XU, JINZHU DENG
  • Publication number: 20200219040
    Abstract: Examples of cognitive procurement and proactive continuous sourcing are defined. In an example, the system receives a procurement request. The system implements an artificial intelligence component to sort the supplier data into a plurality of domains. The system modifies a domain from the plurality of data domains based on new supplier data being received. The system generates user procurement behavior data based on the procurement interaction and a domain from the plurality of data domains. The system establishes a user procurement behavior model corresponding to a guideline associated with the procurement interaction. The system determines whether the user procurement behavior model should be updated based on modification in the plurality of data domains and updates the same. The system notifies the user regarding change in the user procurement behavior model due to change in a domain of the received supplier data selected by the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2019
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicant: ACCENTURE GLOBAL SOLUTIONS LIMITED
    Inventors: Chung-Sheng Li, Guruprasad Dasappa, Krishna Kummamuru, Colin Connors, Guanglei Xiong, Christopher Banschbach, Thomas Michael Fahey
  • Publication number: 20200217000
    Abstract: A washing machine includes a box body, an inner tub in the box body, a device for driving the inner tub to rotate, and a water collecting device at the bottom of the inner tub. The inner tub is a water containing tub during washing/rinsing. The outer wall of the inner tub is provided with a dewatering channel communicating with the inner tub for draining water discharged from the inner tub. The water collecting device includes a water collecting cavity with an upper opening, the bottom wall of the water collecting cavity is provided with a recessed portion, and a water outlet end of the dewatering channel downwardly extends into the recessed portion. The outlet end of the dewatering channel is inserted into the recessed portion on the bottom wall of the water collecting cavity, so that water collection and drainage are facilitated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2018
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicants: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., QINGDAO HAIER SMART TECHNOLOGY R&D CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Di WU, Xinghui HAO, Yimin LI, Chunfeng LAO, Yanfen LV, Sheng XU, Peishi LV
  • Patent number: 10701858
    Abstract: A mobile vehicle, a ground treating equipment and an orientation adjusting method thereof are provided. The ground treating equipment includes a frame, a ground treating unit, a connecting rod set, a connecting rod driving unit, a rotation driving unit, two pressure sensors and a controller. The ground treating unit is mounted at the frame. Two ends of the connecting rod set are connected to the frame and the mobile vehicle. The connecting rod driving unit is mounted at the connecting rod set for adjusting the orientation of the connecting rod set. The rotation driving unit is mounted between the frame and the connecting rod set for driving the frame to rotate relative to the connecting rod set. The pressure sensors are mounted at the frame for sensing two pressure values between the frame and ground, or the pressure sensors are mounted at the rotation driving unit for sensing two pressure values while the frame is driven to rotate clockwise and counter-clockwise.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: Industrial Technology Research Institute
    Inventors: Yun-Sheng Ku, Yi-Tien Yan, Jiun-Hua Li, Shu-Hui Yang, Wei-Chieh Chang, Ling-Yu Tsai