Patents by Inventor Ying-Hsi Lin

Ying-Hsi 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).

  • Patent number: 10347606
    Abstract: A method includes attaching a first-level device die to a dummy die, encapsulating the first-level device die in a first encapsulating material, forming through-vias over and electrically coupled to the first-level device die, attaching a second-level device die over the first-level device die, and encapsulating the through-vias and the second-level device die in a second encapsulating material. Redistribution lines are formed over and electrically coupled to the through-vias and the second-level device die. The dummy die, the first-level device die, the first encapsulating material, the second-level device die, and the second encapsulating material form parts of a composite wafer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Chen-Hua Yu, An-Jhih Su, Wei-Yu Chen, Ying-Ju Chen, Tsung-Shu Lin, Chin-Chuan Chang, Hsien-Wei Chen, Wei-Cheng Wu, Li-Hsien Huang, Chi-Hsi Wu, Der-Chyang Yeh
  • Patent number: 10305523
    Abstract: A transmitting device, for handling signal interference, comprises a first transmitting circuit, for processing a first plurality of baseband signals, to generate a first plurality of radio frequency signals; a second transmitting circuit, for processing a second plurality of baseband signals and a plurality of input signals, to generate a second plurality of radio frequency signals; a feedback circuit, coupled to the second transmitting circuit, for processing the second plurality of radio frequency signals and a plurality of leakage signals, to generate a plurality of error signals; and a control circuit, coupled to the first transmitting circuit, the second transmitting circuit and the feedback circuit, for generating the plurality of input signals according to the first plurality of baseband signals and the plurality of error signals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Chin-Liang Wang, Min-Chau Jan, Wen-Shan Wang, Yuan-Shuo Chang, Wu-Chi Wang, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Publication number: 20190074855
    Abstract: A transmitting device, for handling signal interference, comprises a first transmitting circuit, for processing a first plurality of baseband signals, to generate a first plurality of radio frequency signals; a second transmitting circuit, for processing a second plurality of baseband signals and a plurality of input signals, to generate a second plurality of radio frequency signals; a feedback circuit, coupled to the second transmitting circuit, for processing the second plurality of radio frequency signals and a plurality of leakage signals, to generate a plurality of error signals; and a control circuit, coupled to the first transmitting circuit, the second transmitting circuit and the feedback circuit, for generating the plurality of input signals according to the first plurality of baseband signals and the plurality of error signals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2018
    Publication date: March 7, 2019
    Inventors: Chin-Liang Wang, Min-Chau Jan, Wen-Shan Wang, Yuan-Shuo Chang, Wu-Chi Wang, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 10211931
    Abstract: A method of interference cancellation includes the following steps: performing a take-energy operation on a to-be-sent signal at multiple times to generate multiple to-be-sent signal powers; performing a first high-pass operation on the to-be-sent signal powers to generate a to-be-sent high-pass result; performing a second high-pass operation on a received signal to generate a received high-pass result; adjusting multiple filter coefficients according to the to-be-sent high-pass result and the received high-pass result; and generating a recover signal according to the filter coefficients.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Chin-Liang Wang, Kuan-Kai Chen, Min-Chau Jan, Wen-Shan Wang, Yuan-Shuo Chang, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 9859997
    Abstract: A receiving circuit includes: a first receiving terminal for receiving a RF signal; a second receiving terminal for receiving an external oscillating signal generated by an external oscillator; a low-noise amplifier coupled with the first receiving terminal and the second receiving terminal and utilized for generating an output signal; a first switch element positioned between the second receiving terminal and the low-noise amplifier; an in-phase signal processing circuit for generating an in-phase detection signal based on the output signal; an quadrature signal processing circuit for generating an quadrature detection signal based on the output signal; and a calibration circuit for controlling the first switch element and capable of performing an I/Q mismatch calibration operation according to the in-phase detection signal and the quadrature detection signal when the first switch element is turned on.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: REALTEK SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ying-Hsi Lin, Ming-Chung Huang
  • Publication number: 20170373770
    Abstract: A receiving circuit includes: a first receiving terminal for receiving a RF signal; a second receiving terminal for receiving an external oscillating signal generated by an external oscillator; a low-noise amplifier coupled with the first receiving terminal and the second receiving terminal and utilized for generating an output signal; a first switch element positioned between the second receiving terminal and the low-noise amplifier; an in-phase signal processing circuit for generating an in-phase detection signal based on the output signal; an quadrature signal processing circuit for generating an quadrature detection signal based on the output signal; and a calibration circuit for controlling the first switch element and capable of performing an I/Q mismatch calibration operation according to the in-phase detection signal and the quadrature detection signal when the first switch element is turned on.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2016
    Publication date: December 28, 2017
    Applicant: Realtek Semiconductor Corporation
    Inventors: Ying-Hsi LIN, Ming-Chung HUANG
  • Patent number: 9490858
    Abstract: An adjusting method for reducing local oscillation leakage or I/Q mismatch in a transmitter includes the steps of: (a) detecting a current extent of local oscillation leakage or I/Q mismatch; (b) determining if an adjusting direction is correct with reference to the current extent of local oscillation leakage or I/Q mismatch thus detected, maintaining the adjusting direction if correct, and reversing the adjusting direction upon determining that the adjusting direction is incorrect; and (c) adjusting a control signal according to the adjusting direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: REALTEK SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hong-Ta Hsu, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 9232598
    Abstract: An operating circuit applied to a backlight includes at least one current control circuit, where the current control circuit includes a transistor, an operational amplifier and a switch module. The transistor has a gate, a first electrode and a second electrode, where the first electrode is coupled to a lighting element, and the second electrode is coupled to a resistor. The operational amplifier has positive and negative input terminals, and positive and negative output terminals. The switch module switches a connection relationship between the positive input terminal, the negative input terminal, the reference voltage and the second electrode of the transistor, and switches a connection relationship between the positive output terminal, the negative output terminal and the gate of the transistor to make the close loop form a negative feedback, and the current of the lighting element not influenced by an offset voltage of the operational amplifier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2016
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Shu-Min Lin, Jyi-Si Lo, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 9060399
    Abstract: An operating circuit applied to a backlight is provided, where the backlight includes a plurality of lighting elements, and the operating circuit includes a plurality of current control circuits, a plurality of switches, a minimum voltage selector, a supply voltage generating circuit and a control unit. The current control circuits are coupled to the lighting elements via a plurality of nodes, respectively. The switches are coupled to the nodes, respectively. The minimum voltage selector is utilized for receiving at least a portion of voltages of the plurality of nodes, and selecting a minimum voltage among the received voltages. The supply voltage generating circuit is utilized for generating a supply voltage of the lighting elements according to the minimum voltage. For each of the switches, the control unit determines an on/off state of the switch by determining whether the corresponding lighting element is an open circuit or not.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Shu-Min Lin, Jyi-Si Lo, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 8922450
    Abstract: A signal converting circuit includes: a first switching circuit; a second switching circuit; and a first balance-unbalance circuit (Balun) having a first signal terminal coupled to an antenna, a second signal terminal coupled to the first switching circuit, and a third signal terminal coupled to the second switching circuit; wherein when the first balance-unbalance circuit operates in a first signal converting mode, the first switching circuit and the second switching circuit are arranged to couple the second signal terminal and the third signal terminal, respectively, to a first signal processing circuit, and when the first balance-unbalance circuit does not operate in the first signal converting mode, the first switching circuit and the second switching circuit are arranged to couple the second signal terminal and the third signal terminal, respectively, to a reference voltage.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 8860507
    Abstract: An amplifier includes a transformer and a first stage gain circuit. The transformer includes a primary coil and a secondary coil. The primary coil is utilized for receiving an input signal. The first stage gain circuit has a first input port, which is coupled to the primary coil. The first stage gain circuit is utilized for gaining the input signal so as to generate a first output.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 8849228
    Abstract: A receiver having a mixer for mixing a radio frequency signal and a local oscillator signal so as to generate a base band signal, a detecting unit for generating from the base band signal a detection signal that represents an extent of local oscillation leakage, and an adjusting unit coupled electrically to said mixer for outputting a control signal thereto to control a current operating state of said mixer, said adjusting unit being further coupled electrically to said detecting unit, and determining whether there is a reduction in the extent of local oscillation leakage based on the detection signal from said detecting unit. In operation, the adjusting unit maintains an adjusting direction for the control signal upon determining that the extent of local oscillation leakage is reduced, reverses the adjusting direction upon determining that the extent of local oscillation leakage is not reduced, and adjusts the control signal according to the adjusting direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Hong-Ta Hsu, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 8816771
    Abstract: A signal amplifying circuit includes: an input stage circuit, arranged to receive an input signal; a first inductive device coupled between the input stage circuit and a first reference voltage; an output stage circuit arranged to generate an output signal according to the input signal; and a second inductive device coupled between the output stage circuit and a second reference voltage, wherein at least a part of a winding of the first inductive element is cross-coupled to at least a part of a winding of the second inductive element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Publication number: 20140049441
    Abstract: A signal converting circuit includes: a first switching circuit; a second switching circuit; and a first balance-unbalance circuit (Balun) having a first signal terminal coupled to an antenna, a second signal terminal coupled to the first switching circuit, and a third signal terminal coupled to the second switching circuit; wherein when the first balance-unbalance circuit operates in a first signal converting mode, the first switching circuit and the second switching circuit are arranged to couple the second signal terminal and the third signal terminal, respectively, to a first signal processing circuit, and when the first balance-unbalance circuit does not operate in the first signal converting mode, the first switching circuit and the second switching circuit are arranged to couple the second signal terminal and the third signal terminal, respectively, to a reference voltage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Publication number: 20140022018
    Abstract: An amplifier includes a transformer and a first stage gain circuit. The transformer includes a primary coil and a secondary coil. The primary coil is utilized for receiving an input signal. The first stage gain circuit has a first input port, which is coupled to the primary coil. The first stage gain circuit is utilized for gaining the input signal so as to generate a first output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: January 23, 2014
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: 8629665
    Abstract: The invention discloses a voltage regulating apparatus, which includes: a linear regulator generating a first error signal; a switching regulator generating a first and a second PWM signals; a selecting unit coupled to the linear and switching regulators, receiving the first error signal and the second PWM signal, and outputting a regulating signal; a first power transistor coupled to the switching regulator and receiving the first PWM signal; and a second power transistor coupled to the selecting unit and receiving the regulating signal; wherein the voltage regulating apparatus can be put either in a linear mode of operation if the first error signal is selected as the regulating signal, or in a switching mode of operation if the second PWM signal is selected as the regulating signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2014
    Assignee: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
    Inventors: Tsung-Yen Tsai, Ying Hsi Lin
  • Publication number: 20130307620
    Abstract: A signal amplifying circuit includes: an input stage circuit, arranged to receive an input signal; a first inductive device coupled between the input stage circuit and a first reference voltage; an output stage circuit arranged to generate an output signal according to the input signal; and a second inductive device coupled between the output stage circuit and a second reference voltage, wherein at least a part of a winding of the first inductive element is cross-coupled to at least a part of a winding of the second inductive element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 10, 2012
    Publication date: November 21, 2013
    Inventors: Hsien-Ku Chen, Chia-Jun Chang, Ka-Un Chan, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Publication number: 20130303100
    Abstract: A receiver having a mixer for mixing a radio frequency signal and a local oscillator signal so as to generate a base band signal, a detecting unit for generating from the base band signal a detection signal that represents an extent of local oscillation leakage, and an adjusting unit coupled electrically to said mixer for outputting a control signal thereto to control a current operating state of said mixer, said adjusting unit being further coupled electrically to said detecting unit, and determining whether there is a reduction in the extent of local oscillation leakage based on the detection signal from said detecting unit. In operation, the adjusting unit maintains an adjusting direction for the control signal upon determining that the extent of local oscillation leakage is reduced, reverses the adjusting direction upon determining that the extent of local oscillation leakage is not reduced, and adjusts the control signal according to the adjusting direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2013
    Publication date: November 14, 2013
    Inventors: Hong-Ta Hsu, Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: RE46784
    Abstract: The invention is to provide a structure of IC pad and its forming method. The structure is arranged in an insulation layer and is comprised of a lower electric-conduction layer, a compound layer structure and a pad layer. The lower electric-conduction layer is arranged at an appropriate position in the insulation layer and is connected to an electric potential. The compound layer structure is arranged on the insulation layer and is composed of at least one electric-conduction layer and at least one electric-conduction connecting layer, both are inter-overlapped to each other. The pad layer is arranged on the compound layer structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 10, 2018
    Assignee: REALTEK SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
    Inventor: Ying-Hsi Lin
  • Patent number: RE47171
    Abstract: The invention is to provide a structure of IC pad and its forming method. The structure is arranged in an insulation layer and is comprised of a lower electric-conduction layer, a compound layer structure and a pad layer. The lower electric-conduction layer is arranged at an appropriate position in the insulation layer and is connected to an electric potential. The compound layer structure is arranged on the insulation layer and is composed of at least one electric-conduction layer and at least one electric-conduction connecting layer, both are inter-overlapped to each other. The pad layer is arranged on the compound layer structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: REALTEK SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION
    Inventor: Ying-Hsi Lin