Patents by Inventor Sung-Min Kim

Sung-Min 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: 10928083
    Abstract: An air conditioner including a body having an evaporator for heat-exchanging air flowing in the body, and an air purifying module coupled to the body. The air purifying module may have a light emitting diode part disposed along a flow path of the air to provide ultraviolet rays, and a filter part disposed adjacent to the light emitting diode part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: SEOUL VIOSYS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung Yeol Park, Young Hwan Son, Seong Min Lee, Jae Seon Yi, Jong Hyun Koo, Sang Hee Cho, Ju Won Yoo, Sung Lim Cho, Jong Rack Kim
  • Patent number: 10931294
    Abstract: Provided are an apparatus and a method for measuring a frequency of a broadband signal by using low-speed ADCs having sub-Nyquist sampling rates. A plurality of channels each including a low-speed ADC having a sub-Nyquist sampling rate (e.g. sampling frequency from several MHz to hundreds of MHz) are provided, and the frequency of an input signal corresponding to a combination of frequencies calculated through the respective channels is estimated. Therefore, as the number of channels increases, the range of measurable frequencies may be extended.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: AGENCY FOR DEFENSE DEVELOPMENT
    Inventors: Sang Won Kim, Dong Keun Lee, Jeung Min Joo, Jung Hoon Kim, Sung Jin Jo, Un Seob Jeong
  • Patent number: 10926181
    Abstract: A method of providing a game service including providing a game program including a game module and a simulation module, the simulation module having same input and output functions as those of the game module, receiving, from a user terminal, a play result including output information of the game module with respect to input information and output information of the simulation module with respect to the input information, and determining whether play is fair based on the output information of the game module and the output information of the simulation module may be provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: LINE Corporation
    Inventors: Dong Pil Seo, Sang Hun Jeon, Myung Ju Chung, Sung Beom Ahn, Kwang Hee Han, Tae Woo Kim, Seong Yeol Lim, Joo Hyeon Ryu, Sang Min Chung
  • Publication number: 20210047506
    Abstract: Provided are an acrylic-based copolymer composition, a method of preparing the same, and an acrylic-based rubber composition obtained from the acrylic-based copolymer composition. Specifically, an acrylic-based copolymer composition prepared by polymerizing the acrylic-based copolymers each at high and low temperatures and mixing the acrylic-based copolymers, thereby having improved processability is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Applicant: LG Chem, Ltd.
    Inventors: Se Eun Lee, Byoung Yun Kim, Hyung Woon Yoon, Woo Seok Choi, In Sung Jo, Jae Min Lee
  • Patent number: 10923669
    Abstract: A display device includes: a display panel including a flat area and a bending area positioned adjacent to the flat area, a panel bottom sheet arranged under the display panel and overlapping with the flat area and the bending area, and a panel-sheet coupling layer between the display panel and the panel bottom sheet and including a first panel-sheet coupling part arranged across the flat area and the bending area, and a second panel-sheet coupling part overlapping with the bending area and extended continuously along a side of the first panel-sheet coupling part, a thickness of the panel-sheet coupling layer becoming smaller from a central portion of the bending area toward a side portion of the bending area, and the panel bottom sheet having a curved shape that is gentler than a curved shape of the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sung Min Kim, Kyung Jun Park, Kang Yong Lee
  • Patent number: 10923472
    Abstract: A semiconductor device is provided. The semiconductor device includes a substrate, a plurality of fins comprising a first fin, a second fin, a third fin, a fourth fin and a fifth fin, each of the plurality of protruding from the substrate in a first direction, and spaced apart from one another in a second direction that intersects the first direction and a plurality of trenches comprising a first trench, a second trench, a third trench and a fourth trench, each of the plurality of trenches being formed between adjacent fins of the plurality of fins, wherein variation of a first width of the first trench and a third width of the third trench is smaller than a first variation, wherein variation of a second width of the second trench and a fourth width of the fourth trench is smaller than a second variation, and wherein the second variation is greater than the first variation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sung Min Kim, Dong Won Kim, Geum Jong Bae
  • Patent number: 10921039
    Abstract: A food storage apparatus and a control method thereof are provided. The food storage apparatus includes a display; and a processor configured to control the display to display a user interface (UI) including one or more icons for controlling a execution screen of a application on a side region of the execution screen of the application while the execution screen of the application is displayed, wherein the application a view inside application providing an image obtained by photographing the inside of the food storage apparatus, and the processor controls the display to display the UI on the image obtained by photographing the inside of the food storage apparatus. Accordingly, the food storage apparatus may provide various services as compared to the conventional food storage apparatus, and may provide the UI for the service execution in the form that the user may easily and rapidly use the UI.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ji-young Woo, Eun-jae Lee, Garret Miller, Kristen Kator, Rob Thomas, Hae-ri Lee, Adnan Agboatwalla, Andy Wu, Robert Mori, Sung-youn Kim, Han-min Lee
  • Publication number: 20210041116
    Abstract: An outdoor unit of an air conditioner includes a compressor that compresses a first refrigerant introduced from an indoor unit of the air conditioner and a condenser that condenses the first refrigerant compressed by the compressor. A first driving circuit drives the compressor and a second driving circuit regulates a voltage of the first driving circuit. A cooling unit includes: a heat dissipation member that comes into thermal contact with the first driving circuit and the second driving circuit, and a refrigerant pipe that is provided in the heat dissipation member, and has a path along which a second refrigerant moves through the first driving circuit and the second driving circuit. As a result, it is possible to efficiently cool the first driving circuit and the second driving circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2018
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Wan-soo YANG, Tae-woo KANG, Sung-tae KIM, Seong-hwan JANG, Wang-byung CHAE, Jei-min CHOI
  • Publication number: 20210038657
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a novel Lactobacillus plantarum CJLP17 strain having acid resistance, bile resistance, and an immune-enhancing activity, and to a composition comprising the Lactobacillus plantarum CJLP17 strain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 3, 2019
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Inventors: Ho Jin MOON, Hee-yeon KIM, Seo Hyung WOO, Kyung Min LEE, Yoon Tack JANG, Sung Hun KIM, Jongsu EUN
  • Patent number: 10916795
    Abstract: A battery module assembly, according to one embodiment of the present invention, comprises: a battery module including a base substrate and at least one battery cell, wherein a plurality of unit battery modules formed to surround a cell cover are stacked on the base substrate; and a battery case which is coupled to the base substrate, and which includes a first case surrounding the front surface of the battery module and a second case combined with the first case and surrounding a rear surface of the battery module. The present invention can effectively provide coupling reliability with an inner sensing membrane which is coupled to the battery module, and can seal the inside of the battery case by tightly combining the first case and the second case in a lateral direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: SK INNOVATION CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Deok Soo Kim, Kyoung Min Cho, Sung Chul Park
  • Patent number: 10917448
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are a method for broadcast gateway signaling and an apparatus for the same. The apparatus for broadcast gateway signaling includes an inner packet generator for generating an inner packet corresponding to the inner layer of a tunneling system; an outer packet generator for generating an outer packet corresponding to the outer layer of the tunneling system; an outer packet header generator for generating the header of the outer packet; and an STL transmission unit for transmitting the outer packet to a transmitter via a Studio-to-Transmitter Link (STL).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignees: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Cleverlogic Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jae-Young Lee, Young-Min Choi, Soon-Choul Kim, Sung-Ik Park, Heung-Mook Kim
  • Publication number: 20210032108
    Abstract: Disclosed are a hybrid structure using a graphene-carbon nanotube and a perovskite solar cell using the same. The hybrid structure includes a graphene-carbon nanotube formed by laminating a second graphene coated with a polymer on an upper surface of a first graphene coated with a carbon nanotube. The perovskite solar cell includes: a substrate; a first electrode formed on the substrate and including a fluorine doped thin oxide (FTO); an electron transfer layer formed on the first electrode and including a compact-titanium oxide (c-TiO2); a mesoporous-titanium oxide (m-TiO2) formed on the electron transfer layer; a perovskite layer formed on the m-TiO2 and including a perovskite compound; and a graphene-carbon nanotube hybrid structure formed on the perovskite layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicant: Pusan National University Industry-University Cooperation Foundation
    Inventors: Hyung Woo LEE, Soon Kyu HONG, Chae Young WOO, Yeong Su JO, Sung Min KIM
  • Publication number: 20210037239
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for setting a reference picture index of a temporal merging candidate. An inter-picture prediction method using a temporal merging candidate can include the steps of: determining a reference picture index for a current block; and inducing a temporal merging candidate block of the current block and calculating a temporal merging candidate from the temporal merging candidate block, wherein the reference picture index of the temporal merging candidate can be calculated regardless of whether a block other than the current block is decoded. Accordingly, a video processing speed can be increased and video processing complexity can be reduced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicants: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, University-Industry Cooperation Group of Kyung Hee University
    Inventors: Hui Yong KIM, Gwang Hoon PARK, Kyung Yong KIM, Sang Min KIM, Sung Chang LIM, Jin Ho LEE, Jin Soo CHOI, Jin Woong KIM
  • Publication number: 20210031586
    Abstract: Disclosed is a vehicle air conditioner, wherein an air conditioner of an integrated heat pump system enables the improvement of cold air and warm air mixing characteristics so as to decrease left-right temperature differences, enables the implementation of independent left-right air conditioning, and enables the sufficient securement of an interior space.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicant: Hanon Systems
    Inventors: Se Min LEE, Dae Bok KEON, Yun Jin KIM, Jae Chun YOU, Yo Chan MIN, Tae Yong PARK, Sung Je LEE
  • Publication number: 20210037249
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method and device for sharing a candidate list. A method of generating a merging candidate list for a predictive block may include: producing, on the basis of a coding block including a predictive block on which a parallel merging process is performed, at least one of a spatial merging candidate and a temporal merging candidate of the predictive block; and generating a single merging candidate list for the coding block on the basis of the produced merging candidate. Thus, it is possible to increase processing speeds for coding and decoding by performing inter-picture prediction in parallel on a plurality of predictive blocks.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Applicants: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, UNIVERSITY-INDUSTRY COOPERATION GROUP OF KYUNG HEE UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Hui Yong KIM, Gwang Hoon PARK, Kyung Yong KIM, Sang Min KIM, Sung Chang LIM, Jin Ho LEE, Jin Soo CHOI, Jin Woong KIM
  • Patent number: 10909921
    Abstract: An organic light emitting diode display includes a driving transistor and a compensation transistor. The driving transistor includes a first gate electrode disposed on a substrate, a polycrystalline semiconductor layer disposed on the first gate electrode of the driving transistor and including a first electrode, a second electrode, and a channel, and a second gate electrode disposed on the polycrystalline semiconductor layer of the driving transistor. The compensation transistor includes a polycrystalline semiconductor layer including a first electrode, a second electrode, and a channel, and a gate electrode disposed on the polycrystalline semiconductor layer of the compensation transistor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Young-In Hwang, Sung Ho Kim, Yong Ho Yang, Seong Min Wang
  • Patent number: 10910374
    Abstract: A semiconductor device is provided, which includes a first and second multichannel active patterns spaced apart from one another and extending in a first direction. The semiconductor device also includes first and second gate structures on the first and second multichannel active patterns, extending in a second direction and including first and second gate insulating films, respectively. Sidewalls of the first multichannel active pattern include first portions in contact with the first gate insulating film, second portions not in contact with the first gate insulating film, third portions in contact with the second gate insulating film, and fourth portions not in contact with the second gate insulating film. Additionally, a height of the first portions of the first multichannel active pattern is greater than a height of the third portions of the first multichannel active pattern.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sung Min Kim, Dong Won Kim
  • Patent number: 10908453
    Abstract: A display device includes a first substrate, a first wavelength conversion layer and a second wavelength conversion layer disposed on the first substrate and spaced apart from each other, and a polarization layer disposed on the first wavelength conversion layer and the second wavelength conversion layer, the polarization layer including a reflection portion and a transmitting portion, in which the reflection portion overlaps a gap formed between the first wavelength conversion layer and the second wavelength conversion layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kang Soo Han, Yun Jong Yeo, Dong Uk Kim, Hyun Min Cho, Hyung Bin Cho, Ji Hun Kim, Sung Won Cho, Young Min Kim, Hae Il Park, Seung Jin Baek, Dae Young Lee, Kun Hee Jo, Gug Rae Jo
  • Patent number: 10910170
    Abstract: Various embodiments relating to an electronic device including a key module are disclosed, and according to one embodiment, a portable electronic device comprises: a front glass cover defining the front surface of the electronic device; a rear cover defining the rear surface of the electronic device; a bezel surrounding a space defined by the front cover and the rear cover, the bezel being integrally formed with or separately formed from the rear cover, the bezel including a portion including an opening; a display device built in the space and including a screen area exposed through the front cover; and a plate including a plane parallel to the front cover within the space, wherein the opening penetrates from the outside of the bezel toward the space in a first direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jong-Min Choi, Hyuk-Jae Jang, Woong-Chan Kim, Jung-Tae Kim, Dae-Hyeong Park, Sang-Hyun Yi, Jae-Ryang Lee, Jeong-Goo Jeon, Sung-Gun Cho, Sung-Joo Cho, Young-Sik Choi, Soon-Woong Yang, Min-Sung Lee
  • Publication number: 20210027308
    Abstract: A banking processing method according is performed by a processing logic including an application for banking processing implemented on a user terminal and a computer-readable storage medium. The method comprises the steps of: when the application for banking processing is run, searching a hardware security area of the user terminal and confirming the existence of a certificate for confirming an execution history of the application for banking processing; when the existence of the certificate is confirmed, searching the security area and confirming the existence of a token key for identifying whether login information of the user has been set; when the existence of the token key is not confirmed, setting the login information of the user by providing a membership page for setting the login information of the user; and opening an account according to a request of the user whose login information has been set.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2019
    Publication date: January 28, 2021
    Inventors: Jung Hee KO, Tae Ki HA, Yeun Su KOO, Bo Hyun OH, Lee Rang PARK, Sung Jun KIM, Ji Hong PARK, Dong Joon LEE, Jung Min AHN, Geun Won MO, Hyeong Jin JANG, Jun Hyuk YUN, Hack Cheon KIM, Eun Jung GIL, Ji Eun KIM, Tae Won KIM, Seung Jin LEE, Do Young LEE