Patents by Inventor Woo-sung Shim

Woo-sung Shim 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: 20200212158
    Abstract: A display device includes a plurality of electrode pads which are arranged in a non-display region having a side line of a substrate; a circuit film which includes a plurality of output pads contacting the plurality of electrode pads and extending in a direction, and on which a driving IC is mounted; a plurality of test lines that extend in the direction from the side line; and a plurality of connection lines which connect the plurality of test lines to corresponding electrode pads, wherein each test line is located in a separate region between two output pads adjacent to both sides of each test line.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2019
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Inventors: Woo-Sung SHIM, Hyun-Soo LIM, Dong-Geun BAE, Young-Kyun KIM, Jeong-Hwan PARK, Chang-Heon KANG, Kyeong-Taek MIN
  • Patent number: 10592714
    Abstract: A projection apparatus and an operation method thereof are provided. The projection apparatus may include a projector, a detector, and a processor. The projector may be configured to project an image to a projection area. The detector may be configured to detect an ID pattern disposed onto the projection area and a position of the ID pattern. The processor may be configured to generate a projection image including content corresponding to the detected ID pattern such that the content is projected to the position corresponding to the detected ID pattern. The processor may be further configured to control the projector to project the generated projection image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kil-soo Jung, Byung-chul Kim, Woo-sung Shim
  • Patent number: 10552656
    Abstract: A projection apparatus and an operation method thereof are provided. The projection apparatus may include a projector, a detector, and a processor. The projector may be configured to project an image to a projection area. The detector may be configured to detect an ID pattern disposed onto the projection area and a position of the ID pattern. The processor may be configured to generate a projection image including content corresponding to the detected ID pattern such that the content is projected to the position corresponding to the detected ID pattern. The processor may be further configured to control the projector to project the generated projection image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kil-soo Jung, Byung-chul Kim, Woo-sung Shim
  • Patent number: 10478286
    Abstract: An artificial vestibular organ system includes an artificial semicircular canal; a liquid filled in the artificial semicircular canal; artificial hair for sensing movement of liquid in the artificial semicircular canal; a signal conversion unit for converting an electrical or magnetic signal generated from the artificial hair into a body stimulation signal; a body stimulation pulse generation unit for transmitting the body stimulation pulse converted by the signal conversion unit to the ampulla; and a power unit. The artificial hair can be constituted in a pressure sensing manner or in a speed sensing manner for sensing the flow rate. The pressure sensing type can be formed of flex sensor, a piezoelectric sensor, or an FSR sensor, and the velocity sensing type can include rotary wings rotated according to the flow of the liquid or a speed measuring instrument for measuring the rotating speed of the rotary wings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: INHA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AND BUSINESS FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Kyu Sung Kim, Hyeon Min Shim, Sangmin Lee, Woo Key Lee, Bong Sup Shim, Ki Hwan Hong, Soon Hyoung Park
  • Patent number: 10431148
    Abstract: A module type display apparatus includes a communication interface configured to communicate with at least one external module type display apparatus; a display panel including a plurality of light emitting diodes (LEDs); a storage configured to store information regarding at least one of brightness and a color coordinate that is previously measured according to a characteristic of an LED among the plurality of light emitting diodes; at least one sensor configured to sense a characteristic of at least one LED; and a processor configured to set a target value based on at least one of second brightness and a second color coordinate received from the at least one external module type display apparatus, and control to adjust at least one of first brightness and first color coordinate of the at least one LED to have the target value, based on the information acquired from the storage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byung-chul Kim, Kil-soo Jung, Woo-sung Shim
  • Patent number: 10225528
    Abstract: Apparatuses and methods for reproducing an image in a plurality of displays are provided. The method includes obtaining a display identifier that identifies a position of a display among the plurality of displays, based on information on an arrangement of the plurality of displays transmitted by the image reproduction control apparatus; obtaining an image segment to be reproduced in a display corresponding to the display identifier among the plurality of displays, from the image; determining the importance factor of the image segment based on at least one of the image and the viewing environment of the plurality of displays; generating an encoded image segment by encoding the image segment according to an encoding method corresponding to the importance factor; and transmitting a bitstream including the display identifier, the importance factor and the encoded image segment to the image reproduction control apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dae-sung Cho, Sung-jin Kim, Woo-sung Shim, Jae-hyun Kim
  • Patent number: 10187520
    Abstract: A terminal apparatus is disclosed. The terminal apparatus includes a display; a communicator configured to receive an incoming call; a storage configured to store contact object information including a connecting application corresponding to caller identification information; and a controller configured to receive the incoming call including the caller identification information received through the communicator, execute the connecting application corresponding to the caller identification information, and display a search result related to the contact object information in a screen of the executed connecting application on the display. Accordingly, it is possible to determine a counterpart during connecting a call, and automatically execute the connecting application per contact information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ju-hee Seo, Han-tak Kwak, Hyun-woo Nam, Sung-bum Park, Se-Hoon Kim, Woo-sung Shim, Seo-young Lee, Yang-wook Kim, Hae-in Chun, Jae-ho Jung
  • Publication number: 20170352310
    Abstract: A module type display apparatus includes a communication interface configured to communicate with at least one external module type display apparatus; a display panel including a plurality of light emitting diodes (LEDs); a storage configured to store information regarding at least one of brightness and a color coordinate that is previously measured according to a characteristic of an LED among the plurality of light emitting diodes; at least one sensor configured to sense a characteristic of at least one LED; and a processor configured to set a target value based on at least one of second brightness and a second color coordinate received from the at least one external module type display apparatus, and control to adjust at least one of first brightness and first color coordinate of the at least one LED to have the target value, based on the information acquired from the storage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2016
    Publication date: December 7, 2017
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Byung-chul KIM, Kil-soo JUNG, Woo-sung SHIM
  • Publication number: 20170171521
    Abstract: A projection apparatus and an operation method thereof are provided. The projection apparatus may include a projector, a detector, and a processor. The projector may be configured to project an image to a projection area. The detector may be configured to detect an ID pattern disposed onto the projection area and a position of the ID pattern. The processor may be configured to generate a projection image including content corresponding to the detected ID pattern such that the content is projected to the position corresponding to the detected ID pattern. The processor may be further configured to control the projector to project the generated projection image.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Publication date: June 15, 2017
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kil-soo JUNG, Byung-chul KIM, Woo-sung SHIM
  • Patent number: 9672423
    Abstract: A method of tracking an object of an object tracking apparatus is provided. The method includes by performing probability propagation between a set of frames where tracking of a target object is completed and a set of frames where tracking of a target object is not completed among a plurality of frames of an image, calculating a probability map for a target object in each frame included the set of frames where tracking is completed, selecting a frame form the set of frames where tracking is not completed based on the calculated probability map, and determining a location of the target object in the selected frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 6, 2017
    Assignees: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., POSTECH ACADEMY-INDUSTRY FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Tae-gyu Lim, Bo-hyung Han, Woo-sung Shim, Su-ha Kwak, Seung-hoon Hong
  • Patent number: 9357117
    Abstract: A photographing device includes a photographing unit, an image processor which separates an object from a first photographing image obtained by the photographing unit, a display which displays a background live view obtained by superimposing the separated object on a live view of a background, and a controller which obtains a second photographing image corresponding to the live view of the background when a command to shoot the background is input and generates a composite image based on the separated object and the second photographing image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 31, 2016
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ji-Hwan Woo, Se-Hoon Kim, Tae-gyu Lim, Han-tak Kwak, Woo-sung Shim, Seo-young Lee
  • Patent number: 9304653
    Abstract: A method of creating a three-dimensional (3D) image based on user interaction, the method including receiving an input image; receiving a user input; segmenting an object, which is included in the input image, based on the received user input; editing an area of the segmented object; configuring a layer for the segmented object, based on the edited area; and creating a 3D image, based on the configured layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2016
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Bernard Moon, Se-Hoon Kim, Woo-sung Shim, Soo-chahn Lee, Han-tak Kwak, Myung-jin Eom, Ji-hwan Woo
  • Publication number: 20160093271
    Abstract: Apparatuses and methods for reproducing an image in a plurality of displays are provided. The method includes obtaining a display identifier that identifies a position of a display among the plurality of displays, based on information on an arrangement of the plurality of displays transmitted by the image reproduction control apparatus; obtaining an image segment to be reproduced in a display corresponding to the display identifier among the plurality of displays, from the image; determining the importance factor of the image segment based on at least one of the image and the viewing environment of the plurality of displays; generating an encoded image segment by encoding the image segment according to an encoding method corresponding to the importance factor; and transmitting a bitstream including the display identifier, the importance factor and the encoded image segment to the image reproduction control apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2015
    Publication date: March 31, 2016
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dae-sung CHO, Sung-jin KIM, Woo-sung SHIM, Jae-hyun KIM
  • Publication number: 20160034559
    Abstract: A device configured to classify images, includes a user interface configured to receive an input of selecting an image from the images, and a controller configured to determine attribute information of the selected image or image analysis information of the selected image, and classify the images based on the attribute information or the image analysis information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Publication date: February 4, 2016
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jan FEYEREISL, Sung-bum PARK, Tae-gyu LIM, Woo-sung SHIM
  • Publication number: 20150332093
    Abstract: A method of tracking an object of an object tracking apparatus is provided. The method includes by performing probability propagation between a set of frames where tracking of a target object is completed and a set of frames where tracking of a target object is not completed among a plurality of frames of an image, calculating a probability map for a target object in each frame included the set of frames where tracking is completed, selecting a frame form the set of frames where tracking is not completed based on the calculated probability map, and determining a location of the target object in the selected frame.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2014
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicants: POSTECH ACADEMY-INDUSTRY FOUNDATION, SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Tae-gyu LIM, Bo-hyung HAN, Woo-sung SHIM, Su-ha KWAK, Seung-hoon HONG
  • Patent number: 9135711
    Abstract: A method for controlling a video segmentation apparatus is provided. The method includes receiving an image corresponding to a frame of a video; estimating a motion of an object in the received image to be extracted from the received image, determining a plurality of positions of windows corresponding to the object; adjusting at least one of a size and a spacing of at least one window located at a position of the plurality of determined positions of the windows based on an image characteristic; and extracting the object from the received image based on the at least one window of which the at least one of the size and the spacing is adjusted.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2015
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Se-Hoon Kim, Young-Ho Moon, Soo-Chahn Lee, Han-Tak Kwak, Woo-Sung Shim, Ji-Hwan Woo
  • Publication number: 20150215450
    Abstract: A terminal apparatus is disclosed. The terminal apparatus includes a display; a communicator configured to receive an incoming call; a storage configured to store contact object information including a connecting application corresponding to caller identification information; and a controller configured to receive the incoming call including the caller identification information received through the communicator, execute the connecting application corresponding to the caller identification information, and display a search result related to the contact object information in a screen of the executed connecting application on the display. Accordingly, it is possible to determine a counterpart during connecting a call, and automatically execute the connecting application per contact information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2015
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ju-hee SEO, Han-tak KWAK, Hyun-woo NAM, Sung-bum PARK, Se-Hoon KIM, Woo-sung SHIM, Seo-young LEE, Yang-wook KIM, Hae-in CHUN, Jae-ho JUNG
  • Patent number: 9088779
    Abstract: A method of predictive-decoding a multi-view image includes receiving a bitstream comprising information indicating whether each of pictures included in multi-view image sequences is a reference picture referred to by others of the pictures included in the multi-view image sequences for inter-view prediction and data about the multi-view image sequences; extracting the information indicating whether each of pictures included in multi-view image sequences is the reference picture and the data about the multi-view image sequences from the received bitstream; determining whether pictures included in the data about the multi-view image sequences are to be used for inter-view prediction decoding based on the extracted information indicating whether each of pictures included in multi-view image sequences is the reference picture; and performing predictive-encoding based on a result of the determination, wherein the information indicating whether each of pictures included in multi-view image sequences is the referen
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2015
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jong-bum Choi, Woo-sung Shim, Hak-sup Song, Young-ho Moon
  • Publication number: 20150150071
    Abstract: Provided are a method and apparatus for reproducing at least one piece of content received via at least one interface. The method includes classifying the at least one piece of content respectively received via the at least one interface according to a reference attribute, allocating the classified at least one piece of content to a virtual channel, and selecting a channel from among set channels that include the virtual channel and an occupied basic channel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2015
    Publication date: May 28, 2015
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ju-hee SEO, Sun-hee YOUM, Seung-ji YANG, Hwa-jung KIM, Woo-sung SHIM, Kyung-sun CHO, Ik-hwan CHO, Young-ho MOON, Mi-hwa PARK
  • Patent number: 8966546
    Abstract: Provided are a method and apparatus for reproducing at least one piece of content received via at least one interface. The method includes classifying the at least one piece of content respectively received via the at least one interface according to a reference attribute, allocating the classified at least one piece of content to a virtual channel, and selecting a channel from among set channels that include the virtual channel and an occupied basic channel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 11, 2009
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2015
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ju-hee Seo, Sun-hee Youm, Seung-ji Yang, Hwa-jung Kim, Woo-sung Shim, Kyung-sun Cho, Ik-hwan Cho, Young-ho Moon, Mi-hwa Park