Patents by Inventor Yan Chen

Yan Chen 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: 11574907
    Abstract: A semiconductor device includes a substrate, a fin structure and an isolation layer formed on the substrate and adjacent to the fin structure. The semiconductor device includes a gate structure formed on at least a portion of the fin structure and the isolation layer. The semiconductor device includes an epitaxial layer including a strained material that provides stress to a channel region of the fin structure. The epitaxial layer has a first region and a second region, in which the first region has a first doping concentration of a first doping agent and the second region has a second doping concentration of a second doping agent. The first doping concentration is greater than the second doping concentration. The epitaxial layer is doped by ion implantation using phosphorous dimer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2023
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yu-Chang Lin, Chun-Feng Nieh, Huicheng Chang, Hou-Yu Chen, Yong-Yan Lu
  • Patent number: 11571878
    Abstract: The present application discloses a method for preparing an electrochromic device. The method includes placing an edge protection material on a first and second substrates, placing a first and second interlayers respectively within the edge protection material on the first and second substrates, wherein the edge protection material surrounds edges of the first and second interlayers, and interposing an electrochromic film between the first and second interlayers. The edge protection material prevents chemicals in the first and second interlayers from entering into the electrochromic film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2023
    Assignee: FURCIFER INC.
    Inventors: Zhao Chen, Jian Wang, Yan Zhou
  • Patent number: 11574001
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for generating an unordered list, a method for managing images and a terminal device are disclosed. The method for generating the unordered list includes: randomly acquiring a first element from an ordered list and inserting the first element into the unordered list; cycling the execution of the following steps in a case where a number of current elements in the unordered list is smaller than a sum of elements in the ordered list: determining whether a position at which the first element is located is an edge position in the ordered list and randomly acquiring a second element from the ordered list based on a determining result, and randomly acquiring a target position from the unordered list and inserting the second element into the target position in the unordered list; and ending the cyclic execution in a case where the number of the elements in the unordered list is equal to the sum of the elements in the ordered list.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2023
    Assignee: BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yan Shen, Mingyuan Ma, Tailiang Li, Shuo Chen
  • Patent number: 11571685
    Abstract: A novel synthetic crystalline aluminogermanosilicate molecular sieve material, designated SSZ-116, is provided. SSZ-116 can be synthesized using 3-[(3,5-di-tert-butylphenyl)methyl]-1,2-dimethyl-1H-imidazolium cations as a structure directing agent. SSZ-116 may be used in organic compound conversion reactions and/or sorptive processes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2023
    Assignee: CHEVRON U.S.A. INC.
    Inventors: Stacey Ian Zones, Jesus Pascual, Dan Xie, Cong-Yan Chen
  • Patent number: 11572289
    Abstract: Apparatus and methods are related to treating waste water containing ammonium salts, which contains NH4+, SO42?, Cl?, and Na+. In such a method, the pH value of the waste water to be treated is adjusted to a specific range in advance; sodium sulfate crystal and relatively concentrated ammonia are obtained by first evaporation, and then sodium chloride crystal and relatively dilute ammonia is obtained by second evaporation; alternatively, sodium chloride crystal and relatively concentrated ammonia is obtained by third evaporation, and then sodium sulfate crystal and relatively dilute ammonia are obtained by fourth evaporation. Ammonia, sodium sulfate, and sodium chloride from the waste water are recovered so that the resources in the waste water can be reused.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2023
    Assignees: China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, Sinopec Catalyst Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Xiping Yin, Ye Li, Songyuan Gu, Zhijian Liu, Tao Wang, Jin'ai Gao, Yuhua Chen, Yan Zhou, Ling Yang, Zhiwei Yuan, Hongliang Yi, Tao An, Fuzu Liu, Zhimin Zhang, Shupeng Xu
  • Publication number: 20230036744
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for voice over long-term evolution/voice over new radio (VoLTE/VoNR) performance for a cellular communication system. A method of operating a base station includes receiving, from a user equipment (UE), uplink (UL)signals; identifying, based on the UL signals, a first and second parameters; determining first and second UL power control parameters based on the first and second parameters, respectively; determining a first time period for the first UL power control parameter and a second time period for the second UL power control parameter, wherein the first time period is longer than the second time period; updating the first UL power control parameter based on the first time period and the second UL power control parameter based on the second time period; and transmitting, to the UE, the updated first and second UL power control parameters for an UL transmit power of the UE.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2022
    Publication date: February 2, 2023
    Inventors: Hao Chen, Lianjun Li, Yan Xin
  • Publication number: 20230033336
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described for beam selection based on user pose information provided by an extended reality (XR) application. The pose information may be used to determine a position of the UE, and one or more beam parameters may be requested based on the position of the UE. The position information of the UE may include position information for a current time period, predictive position information for one or more future time periods, or any combinations thereof. The UE may transmit a beam request to a base station for one or more beams for the current time period, for one or more future time periods, or any combinations thereof. The UE may request a switch between beams of differing beamwidths or having the same beamwidth, or request a change of a beamwidth of an existing beam.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2021
    Publication date: February 2, 2023
    Inventors: Olufunmilola Omolade Awoniyi-Oteri, Yan Zhou, Tao Luo, Wanshi Chen, Junyi Li, Juan Montojo, Peter Gaal
  • Publication number: 20230036181
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are antibodies and compositions used for binding to Gal3. Some embodiments allow for disrupting interactions between Galectin-3 (Gal3) and cell surface markers and/or proteins associated with neurological diseases and/or proteopathies, such as Alzheimer's disease. Additionally, disclosed herein are methods of treatment and uses of the antibodies or binding fragments thereof for the treatment of fibrosis, liver fibrosis, kidney fibrosis, cardiac fibrosis, pulmonary fibrosis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, sepsis, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, cancer, brain cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer, kidney cancer, liver cancer, lung cancer, pancreatic cancer, bladder cancer, stomach cancer, hematological malignancy, neurological diseases and/or proteopathies. Furthermore, some embodiments provided herein can cross the blood-brain barrier and can be conjugated or otherwise associated with one or more payloads for the treatment of a neurological disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2022
    Publication date: February 2, 2023
    Inventors: Dongxu Sun, Suhail Rasool, Catherine A. Gordon, Ke Hong, Fan Chen, Sara Matilda Bolin, Ksenya Shchors, Yadong Yu, Tsung-Huang Tsai, Samuel A.F. Williams, Karan Lala, Heng Wu, Yan Wang
  • Patent number: 11569230
    Abstract: A method for forming a semiconductor device comprises receiving a structure having a substrate, an isolation structure over the substrate, and a fin over the substrate and adjacent to the isolation structure. The method further includes etching a portion of the fin, resulting in a trench, forming a doped material layer over bottom and sidewalls of the trench, and growing at least one epitaxial layer over the doped material layer in the trench. The method further includes recessing the isolation structure and the doped material layer, leaving a first portion of the at least one epitaxial layer surrounded by the doped material layer and performing an annealing process, thereby driving dopants from the doped material layer into the first portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Yong-Yan Lu, Chia-Wei Soong, Hou-Yu Chen
  • Patent number: 11570648
    Abstract: A method for operating a base station is provided. The method includes in response to a triggering event, fetching information on a base station (BS) configuration parameters comprising a location, a height, an antenna pattern, and topographical details surrounding the BS; determining the BS configuration parameters that are error prone and require re-estimation; obtain measurement reports created by at least one user equipment (UE); determining an audit method to perform an audit correction, the audit correction based on the one or more of the BS configuration parameters to re-estimate, available BS information and the measurement reports; performing the audit correction, to obtain a result based on a computed score for each candidate value of the BS configuration parameters; generating, based on the result, one or more corrective actions; and adjusting at least one of the BS configuration parameters based on the one or more corrective actions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Vishnu Vardhan Ratnam, Samuel Albert, Rubayet Shafin, Hao Chen, Yan Xin, Mandar N. Kulkarni, Jianzhong Zhang
  • Patent number: 11564930
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are kinase inhibitory compounds, such as a receptor-interacting protein-1 (RIP1) kinase inhibitor compounds, as well as pharmaceutical compositions and combinations comprising such inhibitory compounds. The disclosed compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, and/or combinations may be used to treat or prevent a kinase-associated disease or condition, particularly a RIP1-associated disease or condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignee: Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Jiaxin Yu, Ihab Darwish, Vanessa Taylor, Rao Kolluri, Yan Chen, Simon Shaw, Somasekhar Bhamidipati, Zhushou Luo
  • Publication number: 20230027142
    Abstract: A method for encrypting messages is provided. The method for encrypting messages includes: generating a seed; generating a mask based on the seed; generating a masked message by masking an original message using the mask; acquiring a target message by performing white box encryption on the masked message; and disclosing the target message and the seed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2020
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Yan LI, Dong LI, Gengshu CHEN
  • Publication number: 20230024346
    Abstract: A memory device includes unselected sub-block, which includes bit line; drain select (SGD) transistor coupled with bit line; a source voltage line; source select (SGS) transistor coupled with source voltage; and wordlines coupled with gates of string of cells, which have channel coupled between the SGS/SGD transistors. Control logic coupled with unselected sub-block is to: cause the SGD/SGS transistors to turn on while ramping the wordlines from a ground voltage to a pass voltage associated with unselected wordlines in preparation for read operation; cause, while ramping the wordlines, the channel to be pre-charged by ramping voltages on the bit line and the source voltage line to a target voltage that is greater than a source read voltage level; and in response to wordlines reaching the pass voltage, causing the SGD and SGS transistors to be turned off, to leave the channel pre-charged to the target voltage during the read operation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2022
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Xiangyu Yang, Hong-Yan Chen, Ching-Huang Lu
  • Publication number: 20230023977
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides systems and methods for signaling and using a palette mode in video processing. According to certain disclosed embodiments, an exemplary video processing method includes: receiving a first palette entry for palette coding a target coding unit (CU); determining whether the target CU is part of a single-tree slice; determining whether the target CU is coded with separate luma and chroma trees; and in response to the target CU being determined to be part of a single-tree slice and be coded with separate luma and chroma trees, decoding a first component of the target CU based on the first palette entry, and decoding a second component of the target CU based on a default palette entry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2022
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Mohammed Golam SARWER, Ru-Ling LIAO, Yan YE, Jiancong LUO, Jie CHEN
  • Publication number: 20230027406
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing an array substrate, includes: providing a substrate; forming a gate conductive layer including at least one first alignment mark; forming a source-drain conductive thin film; aligning a first mask and the substrate on which the gate conductive layer and the source-drain conductive thin film have been formed according to the at least one first alignment mark; patterning the source-drain conductive thin film by using the first mask to form at least one second alignment mark to obtain a source-drain conductive layer; forming a black matrix thin film; aligning a second mask and the substrate on which the gate conductive layer, the source-drain conductive layer and the black matrix thin film have been formed according to the at least one second alignment mark; patterning the black matrix thin film by using the second mask to form a black matrix; and forming a color filter layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2021
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Applicant: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yan WANG, Yanqing CHEN, Wei LI, Ning WANG, Weida QIN, Zhao ZHANG, Jing LI, Feng YANG
  • Publication number: 20230022625
    Abstract: A method is proposed for providing a content page in an application. In the method, a media item is generated, and the media item is associated with respective resources in a resource list that is received from a resource provider. The media item is presented in the application. A content page is caused to be displayed in response to detecting an interaction event of a user of the application with the media item, the content page including respective content items for the respective resources. Therefore, the media item and the content page are generated and displayed in an automatic way for the one or more resource providers without any label work from the resource providers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2022
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Liqun NI, Lingyuan KE, Pankesh JHAVERI, Haoyu JIANG, Yan YAN, Fan GAO, Cheng WANG, Junfu CHEN
  • Publication number: 20230025491
    Abstract: Combustion systems and associated methods are disclosed herein. In some embodiments, a combustion system comprises a first combustion zone, a second combustion zone downstream of the first combustion zone, and a heat module thermally coupled to the first combustion zone and/or second combustion zone. The first combustion zone is configured to (i) receive and combust preheated air and a first fuel and (ii) generate a first exhaust gas, and the second combustion zone is configured to (i) receive and combust the first exhaust gas and a second fuel and (ii) generate a second exhaust gas. The first exhaust gas can have a first excess air and the second exhaust gas can have a second excess air less than the first excess air. The heat module can comprise a thermionic converter or another heat-to-electricity converter able to generate a power output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2022
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Inventors: Daniel Kraemer, Yan Chen, Patrick D. Noble, Vikas Patnaik
  • Patent number: 11564247
    Abstract: Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a user equipment (UE) may receive a single downlink control information (DCI) message that schedules communications on multiple cells, wherein the single DCI message indicates multiple time domain resource assignments (TDRAs) corresponding to the multiple cells, wherein each of the multiple TDRAs corresponds to a different scheduled communication; and communicate using the multiple TDRAs corresponding to the multiple cells, wherein the communicating comprises: transmitting the communications using the multiple TDRAs corresponding to the multiple cells, or receiving the communications using the multiple TDRAs corresponding to the multiple cells. Numerous other aspects are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2023
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Huilin Xu, Xiaoxia Zhang, Kazuki Takeda, Mostafa Khoshnevisan, Wanshi Chen, Yan Zhou
  • Patent number: 11559988
    Abstract: A compensation method includes determining position information of an abnormal nozzle of an inkjet head; acquiring printing parameters, determining first data corresponding to the abnormal nozzle, and based on the position information of the abnormal nozzle and the printing parameters, determining position information of a compensation nozzle for compensating the first data corresponding to the abnormal nozzle; and based on the printing parameters, acquiring second data of the compensation nozzle in a normal printing state which includes ink out data and ink holding data, determining an address of the ink holding data, and generating compensation data by writing the first data into the address of the ink holding data. A compensation device includes: an abnormal nozzle position determination module; a compensation nozzle position determination module; and a compensation data generation module. An inkjet printer includes: a controlling unit, an inkjet head unit, and a nozzle compensation unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2023
    Assignees: SENDA (SHENZHEN) TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., SHENZHEN HOSONSOFT CO., LTD
    Inventors: Yan Chen, Zhongkun Huang, Shubo Su, Jianping Ren
  • Patent number: D976599
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2023
    Assignees: HUIZHOU HONORFAITH FURNITURE CO., LTD., DONGGUAN ONENOE FURNITURE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yuxian Cao, Yuxuan Cao, Jia Li, Xianglong Lei, Degui Xie, Ligang Lu, Libin Han, Peisheng Li, Zepeng Tang, Yan Xu, Xiuguo Chen, Lijun Lei