Patents by Inventor Shubao Liu

Shubao Liu 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: 20200297300
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a method and device for performing three-dimensional blood vessel reconstruction using projection images of a patient. The computer-implemented method includes receiving a first two-dimensional image of a blood vessel in a first projection direction and a three-dimensional model of the blood vessel. The method further includes determining, by a processor, a first optical path length at a selected position of the blood vessel based on the first two-dimensional image. The method also includes determining, by the processor, a second optical path length at the selected position of the blood vessel in the three-dimensional model. The method additional includes adjusting the three-dimensional model of the blood vessel, based on a comparison of the first optical path length and the second optical path length.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2020
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: SHENZHEN KEYA MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Qi Song, Youbing Yin, Shubao Liu, Xiaoxiao Liu
  • Patent number: 10709399
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a method and device for performing three-dimensional blood vessel reconstruction using angiographic images. The method includes an acquisition step that acquires a first two-dimensional image of the blood vessel in the first projection direction and a corresponding reconstructed three-dimensional model of the blood vessel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: SHENZHEN KEYA MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Bin Ma, Shubao Liu, Xiaoxiao Liu, Qi Song
  • Patent number: 10677948
    Abstract: A method of identifying bounded hydrocarbon formations of interest in a seismic data set includes obtaining a seismic data set, pre-processing the seismic data set, inputting the plurality of graphical model inputs and one or more rules to a graphical model, wherein the rules define a relationship between a plurality of attributes of a bounded hydrocarbon formation, running a graphical model on the graphical model inputs, post-processing the graphical model outputs, and displaying the ranked clusters in order of rank.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignees: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, EXXONMOBIL UPSTREAM RESEARCH COMPANY
    Inventors: Ali Can, Erhan Bas, Weina Ge, Shubao Liu, Xiaojie Huang, Mary Katherine Johns, Mark Wayne Dobin
  • Publication number: 20200085396
    Abstract: Method, system, device and medium for determining a blood flow velocity in a vessel are provided. An example method includes receiving a 3D model of the vessel, which is reconstructed based on X-ray angiography images of the vessel. The method further includes specifying a segment of the 3D model by a start landmark and a termination landmark. Moreover, the method includes determining the blood flow velocity based on length of the segment and perfusion time for the segment by normalizing the blood flow velocity to correspond to a cardiac cycle. The method has a better accuracy in calculating blood flow velocity, and requires no additional modalities other than the original X-ray angiogram sequences used to visualize coronary arteries.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Applicant: BEIJING CURACLOUD TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Qi Song, Ying Xuan Zhi, Yuwei Li, Youbing Yin, Shubao Liu, Bin Ma
  • Publication number: 20200085395
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method, storage medium, and system for analyzing an image sequence of a periodic physiological activity. In one implementation, the method includes receiving the image sequence acquired by an imaging device, the image sequence having a plurality of frames, and identifying a feature point in a first frame. The method further includes determining motion vectors for the feature point in the frames of the image sequence. Each motion vector for the feature point is determined based on respective locations of corresponding feature points in frames adjacent to the first frame. The method also includes determining a motion magnitude profile based on the determined motion vectors and determining a phase of each frame in the image sequence based on the motion magnitude profile.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Inventors: Qi SONG, Ying Xuan ZHI, Xiaoxiao LIU, Shubao LIU, Youbing YIN, Yuwei LI, Kunlin CAO
  • Patent number: 10580526
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a device, a system, and a computer-readable medium for calculating vessel flow parameters based on angiography. In one implementation, the device includes a processor and a memory storing computer-executable instructions that, when executed by the processor, cause the processor to perform the following operations: selecting a plurality of template frames from the angiographic images to generate a 3D model for a vessel; determining a start frame and an end frame in the plurality of angiographic images showing a contrast filling process; determining corresponding locations of front ends of the contrast in the start frame and the end frame in the 3D model of the vessel; calculating a vessel volume between the determined locations of the front ends in the 3D model; and determining an average blood flow rate based on the calculated volume, and a time interval between the start frame and the end frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Shenzhen Keya Medical Technology Corporation
    Inventors: Bin Ma, Xiaoxiao Liu, Yujie Zhou, Youbing Yin, Yuwei Li, Shubao Liu, Xiaoyang Xu, Qi Song
  • Patent number: 10499867
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method, storage medium, and system for analyzing an image sequence of a periodic physiological activity. In one implementation, the method includes receiving the image sequence acquired by an imaging device, the image sequence having a plurality of frames and determining local motions for pixels in each frame of the image sequence. The local motion for a pixel may be determined using corresponding pixels in frames adjacent to the frame to which the pixel belongs. The method further includes determining principal motions for the plurality of frames based on the local motions; determining a motion magnitude profile based on the principal motions; and determining the phase of each frame in the image sequence based on the motion magnitude profile.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: SHENZHEN KEYA MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Xiaoxiao Liu, Shubao Liu, Bin Ma, Kunlin Cao, Youbing Yin, Yuwei Li, Qian Zhao, Qi Song
  • Patent number: 10493629
    Abstract: A robotic system includes one or more optical sensors configured to separately obtain two dimensional (2D) image data and three dimensional (3D) image data of a brake lever of a vehicle, a manipulator arm configured to grasp the brake lever of the vehicle, and a controller configured to compare the 2D image data with the 3D image data to identify one or more of a location or a pose of the brake lever of the vehicle. The controller is configured to control the manipulator arm to move toward, grasp, and actuate the brake lever of the vehicle based on the one or more of the location or the pose of the brake lever.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: GE GLOBAL SOURCING LLC
    Inventors: Arpit Jain, Charles Burton Theurer, Balajee Kannan, Shiraj Sen, Pramod Sharma, Shuai Li, Shubao Liu
  • Publication number: 20190300777
    Abstract: The present invention provides a phase transition material fluid and a proppant formed therefrom, wherein the components for preparing the phase transition material fluid comprise in percentages by mass: a supramolecular building block 10 to 60 wt %, a supramolecular functional unit 20 to 50 wt %, a dispersant 0.1 to 2 wt %, an inorganic co-builder 0.1 to 1 wt %, an initiator 0.1 to 1 wt %, the balance being a solvent. The supramolecular building block comprises a melamine-based substance and/or a triazine-based substance; the supramolecular functional unit comprises a dicyclopentadiene resin; and the dispersant includes a hydroxyl-bearing polysaccharide substance and a surfactant. After the phase transition material fluid enters the reservoir, it may form a solid substance to prop the fracture under the action of supramolecular chemistry and physics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicant: PetroChina Company Limited
    Inventors: Shubao HU, Yong YANG, Liqiang ZHAO, Guohua LIU, Mengmeng NING, Kun XU, Juan DU, Ning LI, Lina ZHANG, Yuanzhao JIA
  • Publication number: 20190304592
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a device, a system, and a computer-readable medium for calculating vessel flow parameters based on angiography. In one implementation, the device includes a processor and a memory storing computer-executable instructions that, when executed by the processor, cause the processor to perform the following operations: selecting a plurality of template frames from the angiographic images to generate a 3D model for a vessel; determining a start frame and an end frame in the plurality of angiographic images showing a contrast filling process; determining corresponding locations of front ends of the contrast in the start frame and the end frame in the 3D model of the vessel; calculating a vessel volume between the determined locations of the front ends in the 3D model; and determining an average blood flow rate based on the calculated volume, and a time interval between the start frame and the end frame.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 12, 2018
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Bin MA, Xiaoxiao LIU, Yujie ZHOU, Youbing YIN, Yuwei LI, Shubao LIU, Xiaoyang XU, Qi SONG
  • Publication number: 20190209113
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method, storage medium, and system for analyzing an image sequence of a periodic physiological activity. In one implementation, the method includes receiving the image sequence acquired by an imaging device, the image sequence having a plurality of frames and determining local motions for pixels in each frame of the image sequence. The local motion for a pixel may be determined using corresponding pixels in frames adjacent to the frame to which the pixel belongs. The method further includes determining principal motions for the plurality of frames based on the local motions; determining a motion magnitude profile based on the principal motions; and determining the phase of each frame in the image sequence based on the motion magnitude profile.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2018
    Publication date: July 11, 2019
    Inventors: Xiaoxiao LIU, Shubao LIU, Bin MA, Kunlin CAO, Youbing YIN, Yuwei LI, Qian ZHAO, Qi SONG
  • Publication number: 20190159743
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a method and device for performing three-dimensional blood vessel reconstruction using angiographic images. The method includes an acquisition step that acquires a first two-dimensional image of the blood vessel in the first projection direction and a corresponding reconstructed three-dimensional model of the blood vessel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Applicant: SHENZHEN KEYA MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Bin Ma, Shubao Liu, Xiaoxiao Liu, Qi Song
  • Publication number: 20190159683
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a method and system for determining a lumen volume of a target blood vessel. The method may include acquiring a temporal sequence of angiography images of the target blood vessel after a contract agent is injected in the target blood vessel. The method may further include identifying a region of interest containing the target blood vessel, by a processor, in each angiography image in the temporal sequence of angiography images. The method may also include integrating, by the processor, pixel values in each region of interest, and determining the lumen volume, by the processor, based on the integrated values of the regions of interest and a predetermined correlation between the integrated values and volumes of the contrast agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2018
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Applicant: BEIJING CURACLOUD TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Bin Ma, Shubao Liu, Xiaoxiao Liu, Bin Ouyang, Qi Song
  • Publication number: 20190134821
    Abstract: A robotic system includes a controller configured to obtain image data from one or more optical sensors and to determine one or more of a location and/or pose of a vehicle component based on the image data. The controller also is configured to determine a model of an external environment of the robotic system based on the image data and to determine tasks to be performed by components of the robotic system to perform maintenance on the vehicle component. The controller also is configured to assign the tasks to the components of the robotic system and to communicate control signals to the components of the robotic system to autonomously control the robotic system to perform the maintenance on the vehicle component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 4, 2019
    Publication date: May 9, 2019
    Inventors: Romano Patrick, Shiraj Sen, Arpit Jain, Huan Tan, Yonatan Gefen, Shuai Li, Shubao Liu, Pramod Sharma, Balajee Kannan, Viktor Holovashchenko, Douglas Forman, John Michael Lizzi, Charles Burton Theurer, Omar Al Assad, Ghulam Ali Baloch, Frederick Wilson Wheeler, Tai-Peng Tian
  • Patent number: 10147173
    Abstract: A method for identifying a plurality of features of interest in a seismic image includes ranking each feature of interest. The method also includes modeling a relationship between the rank of each feature of interest and a user rating of the feature of interest. The method further includes updating the ranking of the plurality of features of interest, including (1) receiving a user rating for one feature of interest that has not been previously rated by a user; (2) updating the model of the relationship between the rank of each feature of interest and the user rating of the feature of interest based on the user rating; (3) applying the model to the ranking of the plurality of features of interest; and (4) repeating steps (1)-(3) until a termination criterion is met.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignees: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY, EXXONMOBIL UPSTREAM RESEARCH COMPANY
    Inventors: Xiaojie Huang, Ali Can, Shubao Liu, Mark W. Dobin, Mary Johns, Leslie A. Wahrmund
  • Patent number: 10114135
    Abstract: A method includes accessing a seismic image comprising a plurality of features of interest. The method also includes defining a plurality of configuration files for a plurality of graphical models. The method further includes applying the plurality of graphical models to the seismic image. The method also includes generating a plurality of scores for each feature of interest, wherein each graphical model generates a score for each feature of interest. The method further includes combining the plurality of scores for each feature of interest into a plurality of combined scores, wherein each feature of interest has a combined score.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
    Inventors: Xiaojie Huang, Ali Can, Erhan Bas, Weina Ge, Shubao Liu, Mark W. Dobin, Mary Johns
  • Publication number: 20170341237
    Abstract: A robotic system includes one or more optical sensors configured to separately obtain two dimensional (2D) image data and three dimensional (3D) image data of a brake lever of a vehicle, a manipulator arm configured to grasp the brake lever of the vehicle, and a controller configured to compare the 2D image data with the 3D image data to identify one or more of a location or a pose of the brake lever of the vehicle. The controller is configured to control the manipulator arm to move toward, grasp, and actuate the brake lever of the vehicle based on the one or more of the location or the pose of the brake lever.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 5, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Inventors: Arpit Jain, Charles Burton Theurer, Balajee Kannan, Shiraj Sen, Pramod Sharma, Shuai Li, Shubao Liu
  • Publication number: 20170341236
    Abstract: A robotic system includes a controller configured to obtain image data from one or more optical sensors and to determine one or more of a location and/or pose of a vehicle component based on the image data. The controller also is configured to determine a model of an external environment of the robotic system based on the image data and to determine tasks to be performed by components of the robotic system to perform maintenance on the vehicle component. The controller also is configured to assign the tasks to the components of the robotic system and to communicate control signals to the components of the robotic system to autonomously control the robotic system to perform the maintenance on the vehicle component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2016
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Inventors: Romano Patrick, Shiraj Sen, Arpit Jain, Huan Tan, Yonatan Gefen, Shuai Li, Shubao Liu, Pramod Sharma, Balajee Kannan, Viktor Holovashchenko, Douglas Forman, John Michael Lizzi, Charles Burton Theurer, Omar Al Assad, Ghulam Ali Baloch, Frederick Wheeler
  • Publication number: 20170254911
    Abstract: A method of identifying bounded hydrocarbon formations of interest in a seismic data set includes obtaining a seismic data set, pre-processing the seismic data set, inputting the plurality of graphical model inputs and one or more rules to a graphical model, wherein the rules define a relationship between a plurality of attributes of a bounded hydrocarbon formation, running a graphical model on the graphical model inputs, post-processing the graphical model outputs, and displaying the ranked clusters in order of rank.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2016
    Publication date: September 7, 2017
    Inventors: Ali Can, Erhan Bas, Weina Ge, Shubao Liu, Xiaojie Huang, Mary Katherine Johns, Mark Wayne Dobin
  • Publication number: 20170193647
    Abstract: A method for identifying a plurality of features of interest in a seismic image includes ranking each feature of interest. The method also includes modeling a relationship between the rank of each feature of interest and a user rating of the feature of interest. The method further includes updating the ranking of the plurality of features of interest, including (1) receiving a user rating for one feature of interest that has not been previously rated by a user; (2) updating the model of the relationship between the rank of each feature of interest and the user rating of the feature of interest based on the user rating; (3) applying the model to the ranking of the plurality of features of interest; and (4) repeating steps (1)-(3) until a termination criterion is met.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2015
    Publication date: July 6, 2017
    Inventors: Xiaojie Huang, Ali Can, Shubao Liu, Mark W. Dobin, Mary Johns, Leslie A. Wahrmund