Patents by Inventor Yao Lu

Yao Lu 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: 20220207738
    Abstract: The degree of differentiation of a cell in tissue is precisely determined. An estimating device (1) includes: a binarizing section (41) configured to generate binarized images from an image obtained by capturing an image of tissue; a Betti number calculating section (42) configured to calculate, for each binarized image, (i) the number of hole-shaped regions (b1) each surrounded by pixels of a first pixel value and each composed of pixels of a second pixel value, (ii) the number of connected regions each composed of the pixels of the first pixel value connected together, and (iii) a ratio (R) between (i) and (ii); a statistic calculating section (43) configured to calculate statistics of the calculated numbers (b1, b0) and ratio (R); and an estimating section (44) configured to feed input data including the calculated statistics to a trained estimating model to output the degree of differentiation of the cell in tissue.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2021
    Publication date: June 30, 2022
    Inventors: Kazuaki NAKANE, Chaoyang YAN, Xiangxue WANG, Yao FU, Haoda LU, Xiangshan FAN, Michael D. FELDMAN, Anant MADABHUSHI, Jun XU
  • Publication number: 20220192248
    Abstract: An automatic separator for peel and pulp of Holboellia latifolia Wall is provided: the cooperation between a pressure roller set (9) and a scraping plate (11) is used for pressing and separating the peel and pulp of Holboellia latifolia Wall; a shell (2) surrounded by four rectangular plates which are perpendicular to each other and fixedly connected end to end is fixedly connected outside the table-shaped frame (14), two side rectangular plates (22) of the shell (2) are symmetrically provided with peel outlets (20), a screen table (18) is installed on the top of the pressure roller frame, two groups of automatic pressure roller adjusting devices (6) are provided at both sides of the screen table (18), respectively, and a pressure roller installing platform (5) is placed above the four automatic pressure roller adjusting devices (6) through grooves installed below a frame.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2020
    Publication date: June 23, 2022
    Inventors: Wei WANG, Yao LU, Shuxian SONG, Qinglin WANG, Beibei JIA, Yi YANG
  • Patent number: 11364931
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a method for temporal smoothness in localization results for an autonomous driving vehicle includes: creating a probability offset volume that represents an overall matching cost between a first set of keypoints from the online point cloud and a second set of keypoints from a pre-built point cloud map for each of a series of sequential light detection and ranging (LiDAR) frames in an online point cloud. The method also includes compressing the probability offset volume into multiple probability vectors across a X dimension, a Y dimension and a yaw dimension; providing each probability vector of the probability offset volume to a number of recurrent neural networks (RNNs); and generating, by the RNNs, a trajectory of location results across the plurality of sequential LiDAR frames.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignees: BAIDU USA LLC, BAIDU.COM TIMES TECHNOLOGY (BEIJING) CO. LTD.
    Inventors: Weixin Lu, Yao Zhou, Guowei Wan, Shenhua Hou, Shiyu Song
  • Patent number: 11367731
    Abstract: A memory device is disclosed. The memory device includes: a first memory cell, including: a first transistor; a second transistor; and a first capacitor; a second memory cell, including: a third transistor; a fourth transistor; and a second capacitor; a third memory cell, including: a fifth transistor; a sixth transistor; and a third capacitor; and a fourth memory cell, including: a seventh transistor; an eighth transistor; and a fourth capacitor; wherein an electrode of the first capacitor, an electrode of the second capacitor, an electrode of the third capacitor, and an electrode of the fourth capacitor are electrically connected to a conductor. An associated manufacturing method is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY LTD.
    Inventors: Hau-Yan Lu, Chun-Yao Ko, Felix Ying-Kit Tsui
  • Publication number: 20220165764
    Abstract: An X-ray flat panel detector, a method for manufacturing the X-ray flat panel detector, a detection device and an imaging system are provided. The X-ray flat panel detector includes: a substrate; a back plate layer arranged on the substrate and including a plurality of thin film transistors, each thin film transistor including a source/drain electrode layer; a wiring layer arranged at a side of the back plate layer distal to the substrate and including a plurality of connection lines; and a photosensitive element layer arranged at a side of the wiring layer distal to the substrate and including first electrodes. Each first electrode is electrically connected to the source/drain electrode layer of a corresponding thin film transistor through a corresponding connection line, and an orthogonal projection of the first electrode onto the substrate does not overlap an orthogonal projection of the corresponding thin film transistor onto the substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2021
    Publication date: May 26, 2022
    Inventors: Jiangbo CHEN, Yao LU, Liye DUAN, Tuo SUN
  • Publication number: 20220165900
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a flat panel detector and a medical image detection device. The flat panel detector includes a base substrate, wherein the base substrate is divided into a plurality of detection units, each detection unit includes a first absorbing layer and a second absorbing layer, both of which are arranged on the base substrate in a laminating manner, the second absorbing layer is located on one side, away from the base substrate, of the first absorbing layer, and an energy level of rays absorbed by the second absorbing layer is smaller than that of rays absorbed by the first absorbing layer; a voltage supply electrode structure; and an output circuit, electrically connected to the voltage supply electrode structure and configured to output a first detection signal of the first absorbing layer and a second detection signal of the second absorbing layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2021
    Publication date: May 26, 2022
    Inventors: Fanli MENG, Jiangbo CHEN, Zeyuan LI, Yao LU, Ning DANG
  • Patent number: 11335716
    Abstract: A photosensing pixel includes a substrate, a photosensing region, a floating diffusion region, a transfer gate and a control electrode. The photosensing region is located within the substrate. The floating diffusion region is located within the substrate aside the photosensing region. The transfer gate is disposed on the substrate and extending into the photosensing region. The control electrode is located on the substrate and extending into the floating diffusion region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Sin-Yao Huang, Feng-Chi Hung, Chen-Hsien Lin, Tzu-Hsuan Hsu, Yan-Chih Lu
  • Publication number: 20220146527
    Abstract: A method of creating characteristic profiles of mass spectra and identification model for analyzing and identifying microorganisms includes collecting m/z data of microorganisms having same features from MALDI-TOF MS; classifying the microorganisms; classifying the collected set of m/z data as a plurality of subsets; creating modified subsets by applying KDE to the subsets; creating first characteristic MS profiles based on the modified subsets; summarizing into a second characteristic MS profile; repeating above six steps to create second characteristic MS profiles; creating a training set comprising first matched vectors; training a machine learning system using the training set to establish a feature classification model; using MALDI-TOF MS to analyze microorganisms having unknown features; comparing m/z of MALDI-TOF MS spectrum of the microorganisms having unknown features with second characteristic MS profiles to obtain second matched vectors; using the feature classification model analyzing the second m
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: Chang Gung University
    Inventors: Jang-Jih Lu, Hsin-Yao Wang, Chia-Ru Chung, Jorng-Tzong Horng, Tzong-Yi Lee
  • Publication number: 20220115740
    Abstract: Described herein, are battery separators, comprising the following: a microporous polymeric film; and an optional coating layer on at least one side of the microporous polymeric film, wherein at least one of the microporous polymeric film and the optional coating comprises an additive. The additive is selected from the group consisting of a lubricating agent, a plasticizing agent, a nucleating agent, a shrinkage reducing agent, a surfactant, an SEI improving agent, a cathode protection agent, a flame retardant additive, LiPF6 salt stabilizer, an overcharge protector, an aluminum corrosion inhibitor, a lithium deposition agent or improver, or a solvation enhancer, an aluminum corrosion inhibitor, a wetting agent, and a viscosity improver. Also, described herein are batteries, including lithium-ion batteries, comprising one or more of the described separators. Methods for making the battery separators are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2021
    Publication date: April 14, 2022
    Inventors: Changqing Wang Adams, Kang Karen Xiao, Stefan Reinartz, Masaaki Okada, Brian R. Stepp, Yao Lu, Eric Robert White, Katharine Chemelewski
  • Publication number: 20220093658
    Abstract: A detection substrate and a ray detector are disclosed. The detection substrate includes a base substrate; a plurality of detection pixel circuits, located on the base substrate; a first passivation layer, located on the side, facing away from the base substrate, of the detection pixel circuits; a planarization layer, located on the side, facing away from the base substrate, of the first passivation layer, where the surface of the side, facing away from the first passivation layer, of the planarization layer is a plane; and a plurality of photosensitive devices; where the photosensitive devices are electrically connected to the detection pixel circuits in a one-to-one correspondence through vias penetrating through the first passivation layer and the planarization layer, and each photosensitive device includes a first portion and a second portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2021
    Publication date: March 24, 2022
    Inventors: Jiangbo CHEN, Fanli MENG, Zeyuan LI, Yao LU, Liye DUAN, Yanzhao LI
  • Publication number: 20220057388
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a system, device, and method for the high throughput multiplexed detection of a wide number of compounds. The invention comprises of a microwell array coupled to a capture agent array to form a plurality of interfaces between a microwell and a set of immobilized capture agents. The set of capture agents comprises a plurality of distinguishable features, with each feature corresponding to the detection of a particular compound of interest. In certain embodiments, each microwell is configured to contain a single cell. The invention is therefore capable of performing a high throughput analysis of single cell profiles, including profiles of secreted compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2021
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Applicant: Yale University
    Inventors: Rong Fan, Yao Lu, Jonathan Chen
  • Publication number: 20210383757
    Abstract: A display device and an operating method of the display device are provided. The display device includes a first light emitting diode (LED), a first switch, a second switch, a second LED, a third switch, and a first controller. A first terminal of the first switch receives a first electrical signal. A first terminal of the second switch receives a second electrical signal. A first terminal of the third switch receives a third electrical signal. Here, whether the first switch, the second switch, and the third switch are switched on or off is determined by whether the first LED and the second LED are damaged or not. The first controller is configured to detect whether the first LED and the second LED are damaged or not, generate the second electrical signal and the electrical signal, and generate a plurality of control signals controlling the first switch to the third switch.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2021
    Publication date: December 9, 2021
    Applicant: Au Optronics Corporation
    Inventors: Ming-Chen Hsu, Hsiang-Yuan Hsieh, Min-Yao Lu, Chin-Tang Chuang
  • Publication number: 20210356976
    Abstract: A pressure regulator has a valve tube assembly, a gas-input assembly, a first regulating assembly and a second regulating assembly. The gas storage device has a storage unit and the pressure regulator. By the first and the second regulating assemblies, the effect of adjusting down the gas pressure is achieved to maintain the safety of use. The pressure regulator is partially embedded in the gas storage unit to reduce the overall volume of the gas storage device. However, the high-pressure piston chamber of the valve tube assembly communicates with the outside of the gas storage unit through the high-pressure gas channel to maintain the normal operation of the elastic element in the high-pressure piston chamber.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2020
    Publication date: November 18, 2021
    Inventors: Li-Wei CHEN, Shen-Kai HO, Tsang-Yao LU
  • Patent number: 11170710
    Abstract: A display module including display pixels, driving circuit and first switches is provided. The display pixels are arranged in columns and rows in the display area, and every display pixel includes sub-pixels. The display pixels form pixel rows along the first direction, and the sub-pixels of the display pixels form sub-pixel columns along the second direction. The color of the light emitting from the sub-pixels of the same sub-pixel column are substantially the same. The first direction and the second direction are substantially perpendicular. The driving circuit includes signal connectors, and every signal connector connects one of the pixel rows. The first switch is connected between a power source and one of the pixel rows, transmitting driving signal. The first switch is controlled by the driving circuit. A display device and a driving method are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2021
    Assignee: AU OPTRONICS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hsiang-Yuan Hsieh, Min-Yao Lu, Ming-Chen Hsu, Chin-Tang Chuang
  • Patent number: 11165121
    Abstract: Described herein, are battery separators, comprising the following: a microporous polymeric film; and an optional coating layer on at least one side of the microporous polymeric film, wherein at least one of the microporous polymeric film and the optional coating comprises an additive. The additive is selected from the group consisting of a lubricating agent, a plasticizing agent, a nucleating agent, a shrinkage reducing agent, a surfactant, an SEI improving agent, a cathode protection agent, a flame retardant additive, LiPF6 salt stabilizer, an overcharge protector, an aluminum corrosion inhibitor, a lithium deposition agent or improver, or a solvation enhancer, an aluminum corrosion inhibitor, a wetting agent, and a viscosity improver. Also, described herein are batteries, including lithium-ion batteries, comprising one or more of the described separators. Methods for making the battery separators are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 2, 2021
    Assignee: Celgard, LLC
    Inventors: Changqing Wang Adams, Kang Karen Xiao, Stefan Reinartz, Masaaki Okada, Brian R. Stepp, Yao Lu, Eric Robert White, Katharine Chemelewski
  • Publication number: 20210329157
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a first image sensor, a second image sensor, a first light source associated with the first image sensor, a second light source associated with the second image sensor, and a control circuit. The control circuit may be configured to control the first light source and the second light source to prevent interference between the first and the second light sources affecting images captured by the first and the second image sensors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2020
    Publication date: October 21, 2021
    Inventors: Yao Lu, Long Zhao
  • Publication number: 20210312017
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a method, apparatus and electronic device for processing a user request, and a computer readable storage medium. A particular implementation of the method includes: receiving a user request; sending the user request to a target prediction model stored in a secure container, where the secure container is created in a local storage space by using Software Guard Extensions technology, and the target prediction model is obtained by training an initial prediction model with an encrypted feature sample and a labeled result sample corresponding to the encrypted feature sample, and the encrypted feature sample is transmitted by a feature data provider through a ciphertext transmission path established between the feature data provider and the secure container; and receiving a prediction result output by the target prediction model.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2021
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Inventors: Naisheng Yu, Meng ZHANG, Hao CHEN, Guanchao SUN, Yao LU
  • Patent number: 11138933
    Abstract: A display device and an operating method of the display device are provided. The display device includes a first light emitting diode (LED), a first switch, a second switch, a second LED, a third switch, and a first controller. A first terminal of the first switch receives a first electrical signal. A first terminal of the second switch receives a second electrical signal. A first terminal of the third switch receives a third electrical signal. Here, whether the first switch, the second switch, and the third switch are switched on or off is determined by whether the first LED and the second LED are damaged or not. The first controller is configured to detect whether the first LED and the second LED are damaged or not, generate the second electrical signal and the electrical signal, and generate a plurality of control signals controlling the first switch to the third switch.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: Au Optronics Corporation
    Inventors: Ming-Chen Hsu, Hsiang-Yuan Hsieh, Min-Yao Lu, Chin-Tang Chuang
  • Patent number: 11140334
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a first image sensor, a second image sensor, a first light source associated with the first image sensor, a second light source associated with the second image sensor, and a control circuit. The control circuit may be configured to control the first light source and the second light source to prevent interference between the first and the second light sources affecting images captured by the first and the second image sensors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: Ambarella International LP
    Inventors: Yao Lu, Long Zhao
  • Publication number: 20210291230
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an acoustic wave transducer and a driving method thereof, The acoustic wave transducer includes cell groups, at least part of which each include acoustic wave transducer cells configured to perform a same operation, each acoustic wave transducer cell being configured to perform at least one of: converting an acoustic wave signal into an electrical signal and converting an electrical signal into an acoustic wave signal; and array element signal terminals, each of which is coupled to at least two adjacent cell groups, and is coupled to different cell groups through different switch devices, each switch device being configured to control connection and disconnection between the array element signal terminal and the cell group coupled to the switch device, and the cell groups coupled to an array element signal terminal and the cell groups coupled to an adjacent array element signal terminal are partly the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2020
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Inventors: Liye DUAN, Mengjun HOU, Yao LU, Zongmin LIU