Patents by Inventor Yoon Sung Lee

Yoon Sung Lee 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: 11955625
    Abstract: Provided are a negative electrode active material including a three-dimensional composite. The three-dimensional composite includes secondary particles containing a silicon carbide-based (SiCx, 0<x?1) nanosheet having a bent portion and amorphous carbon. Also provided are a method of producing the same, and a negative electrode and a lithium secondary battery including the negative electrode active material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2024
    Assignees: SK On Co., Ltd., UNIST (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology)
    Inventors: Eunjun Park, Joon-Sup Kim, Jaekyung Sung, Yoon Kwang Lee, Tae Yong Lee, Jae Phil Cho
  • Publication number: 20240055582
    Abstract: Disclosed are a positive electrode additive material for a lithium secondary battery having an enhancement in atmospheric stability, a method for preparing the same, and a positive electrode for a lithium secondary battery including the same. The positive electrode material includes an core including a lithium component, and a coating layer formed on a surface of the core and including a compound having a formula of LiM?O3 wherein M? is Ta or Nb.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2023
    Publication date: February 15, 2024
    Applicants: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation, University-Industry Cooperation Group of Kyung Hee University
    Inventors: Chang Hoon Song, Yoon Sung Lee, Sung Ho Ban, Sang Hun Lee, Yong Hoon Kim, Ko Eun Kim, Da Bin Jang, Ha Eun Lee, Hui Beom Nam, Jun Ki Rhee, Seung Min Oh, Sung Min Park, Hyo Bin Lee, Tae Hee Kim, Min Sik Park
  • Patent number: 11855261
    Abstract: Disclosed are a separator for secondary batteries with enhanced stability and a method of manufacturing the separator. The separator can prevent self-discharge which may occur when a porous non-woven fabric material is used for a separator; can perform a shutdown function at a high temperature of 200° C. or less; and can avoid even under harsh conditions of high temperatures, deterioration in stability caused by internal short-circuit of positive and negative electrodes. In particular, the separator for secondary batteries of the present invention includes a porous non-woven fabric material impregnated with a baroplastic polymer powder and pores of the porous non-woven fabric material are filled with the baroplastic polymer powder by pressing an assembly of the secondary battery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2021
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2023
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Yeol Mae Yeo, Ki Seok Koh, Yoon Sung Lee, Seung Min Oh, Hong Seok Min, Sung Min Choi
  • Publication number: 20230402650
    Abstract: An electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery can enhance lifetime and output characteristics in a high-capacity lithium secondary battery. The electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery includes a lithium salt, a solvent, and a functional additive. The functional additive includes 1-(3-((tert-butyldimethylsilyl)oxy)propyl)-5-(4-fluorophenyl)-1H-1,2,3-triazole-4-carbonitrile as a positive electrode film additive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2022
    Publication date: December 14, 2023
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, UNIST (ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Hui Beom Nam, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Min Oh, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Hyeong Jun Kim, Seo Young Jeong, Hyeon Gyu Moon, Min Pyeong Kim
  • Publication number: 20230402649
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are an electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery, which can enhance lifetime and output characteristics in a high-capacity lithium secondary battery, and a lithium secondary battery including the same. The electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery may include a lithium salt, a solvent, and a functional additive, wherein the functional additive includes 5,5-diallyl-3-(tert-butyldimethylsilyl)oxazolidin-2-one as a positive electrode film additive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2022
    Publication date: December 14, 2023
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, UNIST(ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Hui Beom Nam, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Hyeong Jun Kim, Seo Young Jeong, Hyeon Gyu Moon, Min Pyeong Kim
  • Patent number: 11830979
    Abstract: The electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery comprises: a lithium salt; a solvent; and a functional additive, wherein the functional additive comprises naphthalen-1-yl sulfurofluoridate, represented by the following formula 1:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2021
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2023
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, UNIST (ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Ik Kyu Kim, Seung Min Oh, Sung Ho Ban, Sang Mok Park, Ko Eun Kim, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Hyeon Gyu Moon, Seo Young Jeong, Sung You Hong, Dae Yeon Hwang
  • Patent number: 11824190
    Abstract: Disclosed are a cathode material for a lithium secondary battery and a method of manufacturing the same. For instance, the lithium secondary battery may have a high energy density by using only a single cathode material. Particularly, the cathode material for a lithium secondary battery includes a Li—[Mn—Ti]—Al—O-based cathode active material; and a carbon nanotube (CNT) attached to the surface of the cathode active material in an acid-treated state to be formed as a composite.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2023
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation, Industry Academy Cooperation Foundation of Sejong University
    Inventors: Seung Min Oh, Ik Kyu Kim, Yeol Mae Yeo, Sang Mok Park, Yoon Sung Lee, Nam Hyeong Kim, Ji Eun Lee, Dong Jun Kim, Seung Taek Myung, Ji Ung Choi
  • Publication number: 20230352670
    Abstract: Disclosed are a cathode material for a lithium secondary battery, which improves air exposure stability while having high energy density with a single cathode material, and a method for manufacturing the cathode material. The cathode material includes a Li—[Mn—Ti]—Al—O-based cathode active material and a carbon coating layer including pitch carbon and coated on a surface of the cathode active material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2022
    Publication date: November 2, 2023
    Inventors: Seung Min Oh, Sung Ho Ban, Sang Hun Lee, Yoon Sung Lee, Chang Hoon Song, Seung Taek Myung, Hee Jae Kim, Min Young Shin, Jun Ho Yu, Woo Young Jin
  • Patent number: 11769880
    Abstract: A method of mixing a cathode active material in a process of manufacturing a cathode of a lithium secondary battery is provided. The method includes a preparation step of preparing a lithium compound removal solution in which PAA (polyacrylic acid) is mixed with a solvent, a removal step of reacting the lithium compound removal solution with the cathode active material, on a surface of which a lithium compound is present, thus removing the lithium compound present on the surface of the cathode active material, and a mixing step of mixing the cathode active material, which is mixed with the lithium compound removal solution, with a conductive material and a binder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2023
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Sang Mok Park, Seung Min Oh, Woo Young Jin, Ji Eun Lee, Sang Hun Lee, Ko Eun Kim, Jun Ki Rhee, Yoon Sung Lee
  • Patent number: 11764404
    Abstract: The electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery includes: a lithium salt; a solvent; and a functional additive, wherein the functional additive includes: at least one high-voltage additive selected from a group consisting of lithium bis(phthalato)borate, represented by the following formula 1; hexafluoroglutaric anhydride, represented by the following formula 2; and phosphoric acid tris(2,2,2-trifluoroethyl)ester, represented by the following formula 3:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2023
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, The Industry & Academic Cooperation in Chungnam National University (IAC)
    Inventors: Ko Eun Kim, Seung Min Oh, Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Wan Song, Gyeong Jun Chung
  • Publication number: 20230291012
    Abstract: Disclosed are an electrolytic solution for lithium secondary batteries capable of improving lifespan characteristics of a lithium secondary battery under a high voltage condition and a lithium secondary battery including the same. The electrolytic solution includes a lithium salt, a solvent, and a functional additive, and the functional additive includes a high-voltage additive including a first high-voltage additive, perfluoro-15-crown-5-ether, represented by [Formula 1] and a second high-voltage additive, fluoroethylene carbonate, represented by [Formula 2].
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2022
    Publication date: September 14, 2023
    Inventors: Ko Eun Kim, Seung Min Oh, Yoon Sung Lee, Hui Beom Nam, Jun Ki Rhee, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Wan Song, Min Geun Oh
  • Publication number: 20230291011
    Abstract: Disclosed are an electrolytic solution for lithium secondary batteries capable of improving lifespan characteristics of a lithium secondary battery under a high voltage condition and a lithium secondary battery including the same. The electrolytic solution may includes a lithium salt, a solvent, and a functional additive. In particular, the functional additive includes a high-voltage additive including a first high-voltage additive, e.g., hexafluoroglutaric anhydride, and a second high-voltage additive, e.g., fluoroethylene carbonate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2022
    Publication date: September 14, 2023
    Inventors: Ko Eun Kim, Seung Min Oh, Yoon Sung Lee, Sung Ho Ban, Jun Ki Rhee, Hui Beom Nam, Seung Wan Song, Min Geun Oh, Se Hyun Kwak
  • Patent number: 11749838
    Abstract: Disclosed are an electrolyte solution for lithium secondary batteries and a lithium secondary battery including the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2021
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2023
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Corporation, UNIST (Ulsan National Insitute of Science and Technology)
    Inventors: Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Yoon Sung Lee, Seung Min Oh, Ik Kyu Kim, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Woo Gyum Kim, Dae Yeon Hwang, Hyeon Gyu Moon
  • Patent number: 11742521
    Abstract: The electrolyte solution for a lithium secondary battery includes: a lithium salt; a solvent; and an anode additive including 5-(4-cyanophenyl)-1-(4-fluorobenzyl)-1H-1,2,3-triazole-4-carbonitrile represented by Chemical Formula 1 below:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2023
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, UNIST (ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Seung Min Oh, Sung Ho Ban, Ko Eun Kim, Jun Ki Rhee, Woo Young Jin, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Woo Gyum Kim, Dae Yeon Hwang, Hyeon Gyu Moon
  • Publication number: 20230207874
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery capable of improving the lifespan characteristics and output characteristics of a high capacity lithium secondary battery and a lithium secondary battery including the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2022
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Min Oh, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Sang Kyu Kwak, Hyeon Gyu Moon, Hyeong Jun Kim, Min Ho Jeon
  • Publication number: 20230207876
    Abstract: Disclosed is an additive for an electrolyte solution to improve the electrochemical properties of a lithium secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2022
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Min Oh, Sang Kyu Kwak, Sung You Hong, Nam Soon Choi, Min Ho Jeon, Hyeong Jun Kim, Hui Beom Nam
  • Publication number: 20230207875
    Abstract: An additive for an electrolyte solution improves the electrochemical properties of a lithium secondary battery.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2022
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Jun Ki Rhee, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Min Oh, Sung You Hong, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Hyeong Jun Kim, Hui Beom Nam, Min Ho Jeon
  • Publication number: 20230207877
    Abstract: Proposed is an additive for an electrolyte solution to improve the electrochemical properties of a lithium secondary.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2022
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Yoon Sung LEE, Jun Ki RHEE, Ko Eun KIM, Sung Ho BAN, Seung Min OH, Nam Soon CHOI, Sang Kyu KWAK, Sung You HONG, Hyeong Jun KIM, Seo Young JEONG, Hyeon Gyu MOON
  • Patent number: 11670801
    Abstract: The electrolyte solution for a lithium secondary battery includes: a lithium salt; a solvent; and an anode additive including 1-benzyl-5-(4-nitrophenyl)-1H-1,2,3-triazole-4-carbonitrile represented by Chemical Formula 1 below:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 6, 2023
    Assignees: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION, UNIST (ULSAN NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
    Inventors: Yoon Sung Lee, Ko Eun Kim, Sung Ho Ban, Seung Min Oh, Ik Kyu Kim, Sang Kyu Kwak, Nam Soon Choi, Sung You Hong, Dae Yeon Hwang, Seo Young Jeong, Hyeon Gyu Moon
  • Patent number: 11646409
    Abstract: Provided are a cathode active material for a lithium secondary battery, a cathode and a lithium secondary battery each including the same, and a method of manufacturing the same. The cathode active material for a lithium secondary battery includes a core including a lithium metal oxide and a coating layer formed on a surface and the inner grain boundaries of the core, wherein the coating layer includes a metal sulfide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2023
    Assignees: Hyundai Motor Company, Kia Motors Corporation
    Inventors: Seung-Min Oh, KiSeok Koh, Yeolmae Yeo, Yoon Sung Lee, Jieun Lee, Dongjun Kim, Sang Mok Park