Patents by Inventor Yoon J. Kim

Yoon J. Kim 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: 8569980
    Abstract: A trash can include a sensor for detecting the presence of an object near a portion of the trash can. The detection of the object can be used to signal the trash can to open its lid. The trash can include an electronic drive unit for opening and closing the lid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: simplehuman, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Publication number: 20090194532
    Abstract: A trash can include a sensor for detecting the presence of an object near a portion of the trash can. The detection of the object can be used to signal the trash can to open its lid. The trash can include an electronic drive unit for opening and closing the lid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2008
    Publication date: August 6, 2009
    Applicant: SIMPLEHUMAN, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: 5510129
    Abstract: A method of preparing potassium bromate replacer comprising an ascorbic acid composition in an effective amount to replace an oxidizing agent of potassium bromate is disclosed. The potassium bromate replacer essentially comprises ascorbic acid, food acid, and/or phosphate. It is a slow acting oxidant that is functional throughout the entire manufacturing process. It is also an effective oxidant that produces properly oxidized dough needed in the production of high quality, yeast-leavened products using various methods of the breadmaking process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 1994
    Date of Patent: April 23, 1996
    Assignee: Research Resouces, Inc.
    Inventor: Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D547987
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D548504
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Chih-Hong Hsieh, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D552823
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2007
    Assignee: simplehuman, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D552825
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 9, 2007
    Assignee: simplehuman, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D553446
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, William Shyh-Chen Hsu, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J Kim
  • Patent number: D555310
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J Kim, Tzu-Hao Wei, Chih-Hong Hsieh, Joseph Sandor
  • Patent number: D555317
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Myk Wayne Lum, Tzu-Hao Wei, Yoon J Kim
  • Patent number: D555954
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2007
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D560914
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2008
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D574116
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2008
    Assignee: Simplehuman LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D611216
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2010
    Assignee: simplehuman, LLC
    Inventors: Frank Yang, Tzu-Hao Wei, Myk Wayne Lum, Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: RE36355
    Abstract: A method of preparing potassium bromate replacer comprising an ascorbic acid composition in an effective amount to replace an oxidizing agent of potassium bromate is disclosed. The potassium bromate replacer essentially comprises ascorbic acid, food acid, and/or phosphate. It is a slow acting oxidant that is functional throughout the entire manufacturing process. It is also an effective oxidant that produces properly oxidized dough needed in the production of high quality, yeast-leavened products using various methods of the breadmaking process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 1996
    Date of Patent: October 26, 1999
    Inventor: Yoon J. Kim
  • Patent number: D773028
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2016
    Assignee: ENVION, LLC
    Inventors: Hanmin Tang, Jia Liang, Yoon J. Kim, Spencer L. Mackay