Patents by Inventor Yi-Chi Lin

Yi-Chi Lin 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: 20230282969
    Abstract: An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a substrate, a conductive layer, an insulating layer, and a modulating material. The conductive layer is disposed on the substrate and has a first opening penetrating through the conductive layer. The insulating layer is disposed on the conductive layer and includes a second opening penetrating through the insulating layer. The first opening of the conductive layer and the second opening of the insulating layer are at least partially overlapped. The modulating material is disposed on the insulating layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2023
    Publication date: September 7, 2023
    Inventors: Yi-Hung LIN, Tang-Chin HUNG, Chia-Chi HO, I-Yin LI
  • Publication number: 20230245949
    Abstract: An electronic device is disclosed. The electronic device includes a circuit layer, an electronic element and a thermal conducting element. The electronic element is disposed on the circuit layer and electrically connected to the circuit layer. The thermal conducting element is disposed between the circuit layer and the electronic element. The thermal conducting element is used for performing heat exchange with the electronic element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2022
    Publication date: August 3, 2023
    Applicant: InnoLux Corporation
    Inventors: Chin-Lung TING, Chung-Kuang WEI, Cheng-Chi WANG, Yeong-E CHEN, Yi-Hung LIN
  • Publication number: 20230226371
    Abstract: A chip pad decompression structure includes a pad, a protective ring, a chip, and an upper lid. A middle of one side of the pad has a raised portion. Another side of the pad has a recess. The protective ring is disposed in the recess of the pad. The protective ring has a through hole. The chip is disposed in the through hole of the protective ring and located in the recess of the pad. The upper lid is configured to cover the protective ring and the chip. The protective ring is disposed between the pad and the chip, which can disperse the force, improve a force-cushioning effect and protect the chip, so as to reduce a foreign body sensation and prolong the service life of the chip.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2023
    Publication date: July 20, 2023
    Inventors: Li-Chi Lin, Yi-Ying Lin
  • Publication number: 20230221898
    Abstract: In example implementations, an apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a polymer based enclosure, an absorber, and a connection interface. The polymer based enclosure is shaped to enclose a memory module connected to a memory module connection interface on a printed circuit board. The absorber is coated over the polymer based enclosure to block radio frequency signals generated by the memory modules. The connection interface is to connect to the memory module connection interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2022
    Publication date: July 13, 2023
    Inventors: Ying-Chi Chou, Chien Fa Huang, Yi-Feng Lin
  • Publication number: 20230204903
    Abstract: An optical system is provided, including a first movable part for connecting an optical element; a first base, wherein the first movable part is movable relative to the first base; and a first driving assembly for driving the movable part to move relative to the first base. The optical system further includes a light quantity control mechanism for controlling the quantity of light entering the optical element. The light quantity control mechanism further includes a base seat and a light quantity control assembly at least partially movable relative to the base seat. The optical system further includes a second driving assembly for controlling the light quantity control assembly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2023
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Yi-Ho CHEN, Chen-Hsin HUANG, Chao-Chang HU, Chen-Chi KUO, Ying-Jen WANG, Ya-Hsiu WU, Sin-Jhong SONG, Che-Hsiang CHIU, Kuen-Wang TSAI, Mao-Kuo HSU, Tun-Ping HSUEH, I-Hung CHEN, Chun-Chia LIAO, Wei-Zhong LUO, Wen-Chang LIN
  • Patent number: 11688934
    Abstract: An antenna device is provided. The antenna device includes a first substrate, a first conductive layer, a first insulating structure, a second substrate, a second conductive layer and a liquid-crystal layer. The first conductive layer is disposed on the first substrate. The first insulating structure is disposed on the first conductive layer, and the first insulating structure includes a first region and a second region. The second substrate is disposed opposite to the first substrate. The second conductive layer is disposed on the second substrate. The liquid-crystal layer is disposed between the first conductive layer and the second conductive layer. The thickness of the first region is less than the thickness of the second region, and at least a portion of the first region is disposed in an overlapping region of the first conductive layer and the second conductive layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2023
    Assignee: INNOLUX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yi-Hung Lin, Tang-Chin Hung, Chia-Chi Ho, I-Yin Li
  • Patent number: 11682351
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, a power integrated circuit, a comparison circuit and a selection circuit. The display panel is configured to receive a system cross voltage. The power integrated circuit is configured to provide the system cross voltage to the display panel and includes a current conversion circuit configured to convert a calibration current outputted by the display panel when displaying a calibration frame into a detection voltage. The comparison circuit is configured to compare the detection voltage with a threshold to generate a comparison result. The selection circuit is configured to determine a magnitude of the system cross voltage according to the comparison result. The power integrated circuit is configured to generate the system cross voltage according to the magnitude of the system cross voltage determined by the selection circuit to provide the system cross voltage to the display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2022
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2023
    Assignee: AUO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Feng-Sheng Lin, Ching-Sheng Cheng, Ming-Ci Siao, Wei-Jen Chen, Chun-Chi Lai, Yi-Yo Dai
  • Publication number: 20230174709
    Abstract: A resin compound has a structure represented by a chemical formula (I): In the chemical formula (I), each R1 independently represents a C1-C20 alkylene group or a C7-C40 alkylarylene group, and R1 are the same or different from each other; n independently represents an integer of 1-4; each R2 independently represents a C1-C20 alkyl group or a C2-C20 terminal alkenyl group, and R2 are the same or different from each other. When at least one of R1 represents a C1-C20 alkylene group, at least one of R2 is a C2-C20 terminal alkenyl group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2022
    Publication date: June 8, 2023
    Applicant: INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
    Inventors: Meei-Yu HSU, Chih-Hao LIN, Kai-Chi CHEN, Yi-Chun CHEN
  • Patent number: 11664278
    Abstract: Semiconductor device and the manufacturing method thereof are disclosed herein. An exemplary semiconductor device comprises a semiconductor fin disposed over a substrate; a metal gate structure disposed over a channel region of the semiconductor fin; a first interlayer dielectric (ILD) layer disposed over a source/drain (S/D) region next to the channel region of the semiconductor fin; and a first conductive feature including a first conductive portion disposed on the metal gate structure and a second conductive portion disposed on the first ILD layer, wherein a top surface of the first conductive portion is below a top surface of the second conductive portion, a first sidewall of the first conductive portion connects a lower portion of a first sidewall of the second conductive portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2023
    Assignee: TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Cheng-Chi Chuang, Li-Zhen Yu, Yi-Hsun Chiu, Yu-Ming Lin, Chih-Hao Wang
  • Patent number: 11344053
    Abstract: An assisting apparatus for bean roasting and a bean roasting apparatus are provided. The present invention senses sound in a chamber of a bean roasting device through a microphone to generate an audio signal, and control the bean roasting procedure by determining that the energy value of the audio signal crosses a threshold at a time point based on the observation time window.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 31, 2022
    Assignee: JIYONSON CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yun-Long Tun, Chia-Yen Liu, Yi-Chi Lin
  • Patent number: 11297874
    Abstract: An assisting apparatus for bean roasting and a bean roasting apparatus are provided. The assisting apparatus captures a scene in a chamber of the bean roasting device through an image capturing device to generate an image, compares the image with a historical roasting pattern set based on a plurality of color attributes of a color space to determine a roasting level represented by the image, and controls the bean roasting procedure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2022
    Assignee: JIYONSON CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yun-Long Tun, Chia-Yen Liu, Yi-Chi Lin
  • Patent number: 10307082
    Abstract: Provided are a method and an apparatus for herpes zoster diagnosis and a recording medium using the method. The method includes: displaying a body shape image that matches a body dermatome distribution for defining an affected part on the body shape image, determining an area ratio based on an area of at least one dermatome covered by the affected part, and determining whether the affected part concentrates on any one of a left side or a right side with respect to a center line of the body shape image and whether the area ratio is smaller than a predetermined ratio, so as to decide whether the defined affected part is herpes zoster.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: De-Zhang Peng, Chia-Lin Mao, Yi-Chi Lin, Yih-Feng Kao
  • Publication number: 20190142053
    Abstract: An assisting apparatus for bean roasting and a bean roasting apparatus are provided. The assisting apparatus captures a scene in a chamber of the bean roasting device through an image capturing device to generate an image, compares the image with a historical roasting pattern set based on a plurality of color attributes of a color space to determine a roasting level represented by the image, and controls the bean roasting procedure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2018
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Yun-Long TUN, Chia-Yen LIU, Yi-Chi LIN
  • Publication number: 20190142054
    Abstract: An assisting apparatus for bean roasting and a bean roasting apparatus are provided. The present invention senses sound in a chamber of a bean roasting device through a microphone to generate an audio signal, and control the bean roasting procedure by determining that the energy value of the audio signal crosses a threshold at a time point based on the observation time window.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2018
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Yun-Long TUN, Chia-Yen LIU, Yi-Chi LIN
  • Patent number: 10060856
    Abstract: A method for test strip recognition and interpretation is provided. The method includes the following steps. A plurality of test strips are provided, wherein the test strips are configured to examine a plurality of physiologic parameters respectively, and the test strips respectively have a plurality of color characteristics corresponding to the physiologic parameters respectively. A plurality of physiologic parameter examinations are performed to the corresponding test strips respectively, so as to obtain a plurality of test reactions. An image of the test strips is captured. The color characteristics and the test reactions of the test strips are obtained according to the image. The physiologic parameters examined by the test strips respectively are obtained according to the color characteristics. The physiologic parameters examined by the test strips are matched with the test reactions to obtain a plurality of physiologic parameter examination results.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2018
    Assignee: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: Fu-Chiang Chou, Yung-Lung Chang, Fu-Cheng Fan, Yi-Chi Lin, Chin-Hua Hsieh, Wei-Cheng Hsu, Syuan-He Shih
  • Patent number: 9898828
    Abstract: Methods and systems for determining frames and photo composition within multiple frames are provided. First, a plurality of frames, which are respectively captured with a predefined time interval are obtained. At least one object within at least two of the frames is detected. In some embodiments, a moving speed of the object is calculated according to the positions of the object in the respective frames and the predefined time interval, and candidate frames are selected from the frames according to the moving speed of the object. In some embodiments, an overlapped area corresponding to the object within a first frame and a second frame is calculated, and at least one candidate frame is selected according to the overlapped area corresponding to the object. The at least one candidate frame is composed to generate a composed photo.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: Bing-Sheng Lin, Yi-Chi Lin, Tai-Ling Lu
  • Publication number: 20180003645
    Abstract: A method for test strip recognition and interpretation is provided. The method includes the following steps. A plurality of test strips are provided, wherein the test strips are configured to examine a plurality of physiologic parameters respectively, and the test strips respectively have a plurality of color characteristics corresponding to the physiologic parameters respectively. A plurality of physiologic parameter examinations are performed to the corresponding test strips respectively, so as to obtain a plurality of test reactions. An image of the test strips is captured. The color characteristics and the test reactions of the test strips are obtained according to the image. The physiologic parameters examined by the test strips respectively are obtained according to the color characteristics. The physiologic parameters examined by the test strips are matched with the test reactions to obtain a plurality of physiologic parameter examination results.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2017
    Publication date: January 4, 2018
    Applicant: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: Fu-Chiang Chou, Yung-Lung Chang, Fu-Cheng Fan, Yi-Chi Lin, Chin-Hua Hsieh, Wei-Cheng Hsu, Syuan-He Shih
  • Patent number: 9810639
    Abstract: A system for physiologic parameter examination includes a housing and a test-strip tray. The housing includes a carrying cavity disposed on a top surface of the housing and including a window. The carrying cavity is configured to receive a portable electronic device having an image-capturing component. The image-capturing component corresponds to the window. The test-strip tray is movably disposed in the housing and located below the carrying cavity. The test-strip tray is configured to carry at least one test strip. The image-capturing component is adapted to capture a test reaction of the test strip through the window. A method for test strip recognition and interpretation applicable to the system is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Assignee: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: Fu-Chiang Chou, Yung-Lung Chang, Fu-Cheng Fan, Yi-Chi Lin, Chin-Hua Hsieh, Wei-Cheng Hsu, Syuan-He Shih
  • Publication number: 20170071463
    Abstract: A tongue holding device is provided. The tongue holding device is for pressing a tongue within a mouth cavity to capture an image of the mouth cavity. The tongue holding device includes a holder, a tongue pressing portion and an image capturing element. The tongue pressing portion and the image capturing element are disposed on the holder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2015
    Publication date: March 16, 2017
    Applicant: HTC Corporation
    Inventors: Bo-Wen XIAO, Ming-Tien LIN, Chih-Jen HU, Yi-Chi LIN, Tun-Chun YANG
  • Publication number: 20160354013
    Abstract: Provided are a method and an apparatus for herpes zoster diagnosis and a recording medium using the method.. The method includes: displaying a body shape image that matches a body dermatome distribution for defining an affected part on the body shape image, determining an area ratio based on an area of at least one dermatome covered by the affected part, and determining whether the affected part concentrates on any one of a left side or a right side with respect to a center line of the body shape image and whether the area ratio is smaller than a predetermined ratio, so as to decide whether the defined affected part is herpes zoster.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Publication date: December 8, 2016
    Inventors: De-Zhang Peng, Chia-Lin Mao, Yi-Chi Lin, Yih-Feng Kao