Patents by Inventor Tao Liu

Tao 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: 20210129021
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for controlling a virtual object. The method includes: identifying screen areas corresponding to a left virtual sub-interface and a right virtual sub-interface in a virtual interface on a screen of the terminal device; detecting a gesture operation performed in the screen area corresponding to the left virtual sub-interface and detecting a gesture operation performed in the screen area corresponding to the right virtual sub-interface; and controlling a virtual object in the virtual interface to perform an action when a gesture operation is detected in the screen area corresponding to the left virtual sub-interface and the screen area corresponding to the right virtual sub-interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Jing LIU, Li LI, Tao WANG
  • Publication number: 20210132665
    Abstract: A device includes an enclosure and logic. The enclosure includes a plurality of capacitive touch sensor arrays disposed at least on two of a top side, a bottom side, a left side, a right side, a front side, and a back side of the device. The enclosure also includes a first display on the front side of the device. The logic receives touch interaction information from the plurality of capacitive touch sensor arrays and initiates an action based at least in part on the touch interaction information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Applicant: Intel Corporation
    Inventors: Min Liu, Lakshman Krishnamurthy, David L. Graumann, Jameson H. Williams, Miriam K. Selvaraj, Bryan R. Peebler, Wendy A. March, Brian K. Vogel, Wenbo Shen, Sihua Tian, Lijuan Xiao, Tao Wang, Xiaoyan Dang, Nithyananda S. Jeganathan, Sunil A. Kulkarni, Sherman Chan Wai Lee, Kaining Yuan
  • Publication number: 20210130184
    Abstract: Provided is a method for producing calcium zincate. The method comprises: an extraction step: mixing a ground zinc-containing raw material with an extracting agent, followed by filtration to obtain an extract, wherein the extracting agent is a mixed aqueous solution of ammonia and {NH4HCO3 and/or (NH4)2CO3; optionally, purifying the extract; a decarburization step: adding calcium oxide and/or calcium hydroxide to the extract, stirring, and filtering to obtain a first solid and a first filtrate; a calcium zincate synthesis step: adding calcium hydroxide and/or calcium oxide to the first filtrate, stirring to react, and filtering to obtain a second solid and a second filtrate; optionally, rinsing the second solid with water; a drying step: drying the second solid to obtain the final calcium zincate product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 11, 2021
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Huiwei Yue, Shichuan Li, Zhongxiang Long, Tao Jiang, Quanfeng Liu
  • Publication number: 20210130371
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that activate pyruvate kinase R, pharmaceutical compositions and methods of use thereof. These compounds are represented by Formula (I): wherein R1, R2, L1, and L2 are as defined herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Giovanni Cianchetta, Tao Liu, Anil Kumar Padyana, Zhihua Sui, Zhenwei Cai, Dawei Cui, Jingjing Ji
  • Publication number: 20210131359
    Abstract: A control strategy includes: after an engine is energized, the continuously variable valve lift mechanism self learning to determine a current position; if the self learning is successful, the continuously variable valve lift mechanism being located at a maximum lift position, preparing for starting the engine, and determining a regulating mode based on a starting temperature, wherein at the time of normal temperature start, regulation is performed from the maximum lift position to a minimum lift position, and at the time of low temperature start, regulation is performed from the maximum lift position to a position where the two valves for the same cylinder have a maximum lift difference; if the self learning fails, entering a preliminary start mode; entering a CVVL control mode based on an operation condition of the engine; and powering off the engine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2018
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Applicant: GREAT WALL MOTOR COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Tao LIU, Liming XU, Fabao YANG, Ji YIN, Jiajia HU
  • Publication number: 20210135683
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a method, electronic device and a computer program product for processing data. The method comprises determining target data that are used for determining a target compression level for a user. The method also comprises compressing at least part of the target data using a plurality of compression levels of a compression algorithm, respectively, to obtain a plurality of compression ratios and a plurality of compression latencies corresponding to the plurality of compression levels. The method further comprises determining the target compression level for the user for compressing data of the user data based on the plurality of compression ratios and the plurality of compression latencies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Bing Liu, Tao Chen
  • Publication number: 20210132861
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a method, electronic device and computer program product for processing data. The method comprises determining a first hotness associated with a first compressed data block stored on a first storage device. The method also comprises: determining, based on the hotness, whether the first compressed data is stored to the second storage device, a type of the second storage device being different from a type of the first storage device. The method further comprises: in response to determining that the first compressed data block is stored to the second storage device, generating, based on a second compression level of the compression algorithm, a second compressed data block from the first compressed data block for storing to the second storage device, wherein the second compression level corresponds to the second storage device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Bing Liu, Tao Chen
  • Publication number: 20210136693
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described. A method for wireless communication at a user equipment (UE) may include: receiving a multicast bandwidth part configuration for multicast communications between a base station and the UE, where the multicast bandwidth part configuration includes a maximum number of multiple-input, multiple-output layers to be used for the multicast communications; establishing a multicast link with the base station for multicast communications; determining to use a reduced number of antennas for multicast reception than the number of antennas used for unicast reception, or determining that the UE is able to decode the multicast communications prior to a remaining portion of the multicast communications; and receiving the multicast communications via the reduced number of antennas, or reducing the radio frequency power prior to completion of a number of repetitions or retransmissions of the multicast communications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Xiaoxia Zhang, Jing Sun, Le Liu, Alberto Rico Alvarino, Peter Gaal, Tao Luo
  • Publication number: 20210136532
    Abstract: A base station may transmit a broadcast/multicast service in a multicast broadcast single frequency network (MBSFN) area multicast communication. A method of wireless communication at a base station in accordance with an aspect of the present disclosure comprises determining a broadcast/multicast service to be provided to a user equipment (UE) in a multicast broadcast single frequency network (MBSFN) area, and transmitting a tracking reference signal (TRS) to the UE, the TRS indicating information associated with receiving the broadcast/multicast service by the UE.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Le LIU, Alberto RICO ALVARINO, Tao LUO, Xiaoxia ZHANG, Kazuki TAKEDA, Wanshi CHEN, Mostafa KHOSHNEVISAN, Ayan SENGUPTA
  • Publication number: 20210123847
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method and device for simultaneously measuring mass concentrations of particulates with different sizes. The method detects particulates within different size ranges in air based on laser scattering and can eliminate cross interference between the particulates within different size ranges. The device is simple in structure, can realize on-line simultaneous measurement of PM1.0, PM2.5 and PM10 with high measurement precision and low cost.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2020
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Applicant: Cubic Sensor and Instrument Co.,Ltd
    Inventors: Youhui XIONG, Zhiqiang LIU, Tao HE, Wei YANG
  • Publication number: 20210121941
    Abstract: An intelligent riveting system comprising a hydraulic riveting tool (1), a riveting position identification system, a riveting displacement detection system, a riveting pressure detection system and a central processing system, wherein the central processing system acquires image information and carries out position identification, encoding and storage to form riveting position data in one-to-one correspondence, acquires real-time displacement data and riveting oil pressure data of each riveting position to form real-time data corresponding to riveting displacement values and riveting pressure values, and compares same with a standard to carry out quality determination. By means of the intelligent riveting system, a riveting position and an installation parameter are automatically identified and acquired, and the riveting quality is automatically determined; and by means of storing data during riveting and installation, the traceability of rivet installation quality can be achieved.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Inventors: Guangcheng DAI, Tao DENG, Long GUO, Min LEI, Wei LI, Qiang LIU, Yu LIU, Tao YU, Xin ZHANG, Xiangyun ZHAO
  • Publication number: 20210127359
    Abstract: Various aspects provide a method for radio resource allocation to support multicast services from a 5G-NR base station. In some aspects, the method may be performed by a processor of the base station. Various aspects include determining a multicast bandwidth part (BWP) within a carrier bandwidth, sending an indication of the multicast BWP to one or more user equipment (UE) computing devices in communication with the base station, and scheduling transmission of multicast data in the multicast BWP.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2020
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Inventors: Kazuki TAKEDA, Le LIU, Prasad Reddy KADIRI, Ayan SENGUPTA, Alberto RICO ALVARINO, Xiaoxia ZHANG, Tao LUO, Mostafa KHOSHNEVISAN, Jing SUN, Xipeng ZHU, Wooseok NAM, Wanshi CHEN, Amer CATOVIC
  • Publication number: 20210121842
    Abstract: A turbulent fluidized bed reactor, device and method for preparing para-xylene and co-producing light olefins from methanol and/or dimethyl ether and benzene, resolving or improving the competition problem between an MTO reaction and an alkylation reaction during the process of producing para-xylene and co-producing light olefins from methanol and/or dimethyl ether and benzene, and achieving a synergistic effect between the MTO reaction and the alkylation reaction. By controlling the mass transfer and reaction, competition between the MTO reaction and the alkylation reaction is coordinated and optimized to facilitate a synergistic effect of the two reactions, so that the conversion rate of benzene, the yield of para-xylene, and the selectivity of light olefins are increased.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 24, 2017
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Applicant: DALIAN INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
    Inventors: Tao ZHANG, Mao YE, Zhongmin LIU, Jinling ZHANG, Hailong TANG, Jinming JIA, Changqing HE, Xiangao WANG, Cheng ZHANG, Hua LI, Yinfeng ZHAO, Chenggong LI
  • Patent number: 10991068
    Abstract: The present application provides a method and device for constructing a projection image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2021
    Assignee: BEIJING QIYI CENTURY SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jiadan Zhu, Tao Wang, Hongbin Liu
  • Publication number: 20210117237
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure relates to managing resources. The embodiment include receiving a first request from a first application to process first data using a target resource and a second request from a second application to process second data using the target resource and determining a first quantity and a second quantity based on the first request and the second request, the first quantity indicating an amount of data in the first data to be processed using the target resource, the second quantity indicating an amount of data in the second data to be processed using the target resource. The method further comprises causing the first application to process the first quantity of data in the first data using the target resource and causing the second application to process the second quantity of data in the second data using the target resource.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Bing Liu, Tao Chen
  • Publication number: 20210116943
    Abstract: A method for controlling an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) includes receiving, by a processor of the UAV, a plurality of images captured by an imaging device coupled to the UAV, identifying, by the processor, a target in at least one image of the plurality of images, determining, by the processor, whether the target is a stationary target or a moving target based on analyzing the plurality of images, and automatically effecting, by the processor, movement of the UAV based on determining the target is the stationary target or the moving target.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 12, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Mingyu WANG, Tao ZHAO, Yun YU, Guyue ZHOU, Ketan TANG, Cong ZHAO, Ang LIU, You ZHOU, Minjian PANG, Xiao HU, Litian ZHANG
  • Publication number: 20210116978
    Abstract: A frame module is provided, which is adapted to connect to an object unit. The frame module includes a module housing, a latch, and a cover. The object unit is connected to the module housing. The latch is connected to the module housing, which is adapted to be moved between the first latch position and the second latch position. When the latch is in the first latch position, the latch is connected to the object unit to restrict the object unit. When the latch is in the second latch position, the latch is separated from the object unit. The cover pivots on the module housing, which is adapted to be rotated between the first cover orientation and the second cover orientation. When the cover is in the first cover orientation, the cover presses the latch and keeps the latch in the first latch position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Zhi-Tao YU, Hai-Nan QIU, Yu-Jian WU, Bo-Chun LIN, Chia-Hsin LIU
  • Patent number: 10983753
    Abstract: Systems and methods for smart sensors are provided. A smart sensor includes: a case; a power adapter configured to be plugged directly into an electrical outlet; a computer processor; a microphone; a speaker; a camera; at least one sensor; a control switch; a sync button; a USB port; and a memory storing: an operating system; a voice control module; a peer interaction module; a remote interaction module; and a cognitive module. In embodiments, the power adapter includes prongs that extend from a back side of the case, and the microphone, the speaker, the camera, and the at least one sensor are on a front side of the case opposite the back side of the case.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Stan K. Daley, Zhong-Hui Lin, Tao Liu, Dean Phillips, Kent R. VanOoyen
  • Patent number: 10976924
    Abstract: A method includes: if it is detected that at least one first menu on a first application interface receives a touch event entered by a user, starting a second application interface corresponding to any one of the at least one first menu. In the method of the embodiments, transparency processing can be performed on a partial region of the upper-layer second application interface. In addition, the first application interface and the second application interface simultaneously displayed on a terminal device are simultaneously in an active state, and the first application interface and the second application interface can implement operation interaction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuanli Gan, Tao Liu
  • Patent number: D918003
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Inventors: Yong Liu, Tao Wang