Patents by Inventor Young-Hoon HONG

Young-Hoon HONG 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: 20240194405
    Abstract: A multilayer ceramic capacitor includes a body including a capacitance region in which a plurality of first internal electrodes and a plurality of second internal electrodes are alternately stacked in a first direction with a dielectric layer interposed therebetween, and first and second external electrodes disposed on the body and spaced apart from each other to be connected to the plurality of first internal electrodes and the plurality of second internal electrodes, respectively, wherein the capacitance region includes one or more groups of first openings. The first openings in each group overlap in the first direction and are continuously open in two or more internal electrodes of the plurality of first and second internal electrodes, and a number of internal electrodes included in each group is less than a total number of the plurality of first internal electrodes and the plurality of second internal electrodes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2023
    Publication date: June 13, 2024
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyuk Jin HONG, Young Hoon SONG
  • Publication number: 20240177935
    Abstract: A multilayer ceramic capacitor includes a body including a capacitance region in which at least one first internal electrode and at least one second internal electrode are alternately stacked in a first direction with at least one dielectric layer interposed therebetween; and first and second external electrodes disposed on the body to be spaced apart from each other with the capacitance region interposed therebetween in a second direction, different from the first direction, and respectively connected to the at least one first internal electrode and the at least one second internal electrode, wherein the body further includes a plurality of margin regions disposed with the capacitance region interposed therebetween in a third direction, different from the first and second directions, wherein each of the plurality of margin regions includes a second margin region and a first margin region disposed between the second margin region and the capacitance region, and wherein a size of a crystal grain in the second
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2023
    Publication date: May 30, 2024
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyuk Jin Hong, Young Hoon Song
  • Patent number: 11997788
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a printed circuit board and a method of manufacturing the same. The printed circuit board includes: an insulating layer; a plurality of pads disposed on the insulating layer; and a plurality of insulating walls that are disposed on the insulating layer and cover side surfaces of the plurality of pads, respectively, but are not disposed on upper surfaces of the plurality of pads. The plurality of insulating walls are disposed to be spaced apart from each other on the first insulating layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang Hoon Kim, Young Kuk Ko, Gyu Mook Kim, Hea Sung Kim, Chi Won Hwang, Suk Chang Hong
  • Patent number: 11957706
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a composition for preventing or treating fibrosis including an inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinase 17 (CDK17) expression or activity. According to the present disclosure, the inhibitor of CDK17 expression or activity significantly reduces collagen production and cell activity and viability in activated hepatic stellate cells (liver fibrosis cell model), renal tubular epithelial cells (renal fibrosis cell model) in which fibrosis is induced by TGF-? treatment, and alveolar epithelial cells (lung fibrosis cell model) in which fibrosis is induced by TGF-? treatment, indicating that the composition of the present disclosure has an excellent effect in preventing or treating fibrosis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2024
    Assignee: Korea University Research and Business Foundation
    Inventors: Young Sik Lee, Do Hoon Lee, Min Seok Choi, Jae Sang Hong
  • Publication number: 20240117941
    Abstract: A hydrogen storage system is disclosed and includes a storage unit including a plurality of unit storage containers, in which metal hydride materials are respectively provided in an interior thereof and which are connected to each other in parallel, and a thermal fluid line defining a thermal fluid passage, which passes via the plurality of unit storage containers continuously and through which a thermal fluid flows for heating or cooling the unit storage containers, thereby enhancing a storage performance and an efficiency of the hydrogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2023
    Publication date: April 11, 2024
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ji Hye Park, Won Jung Kim, Kyung Moon Lee, Dong Hoon Nam, Young Jin Cho, Byeong Soo Shin, Ji Hoon Lee, Suk Hoon Hong, Hoon Mo Park, Yong Doo Son
  • Publication number: 20240117930
    Abstract: A hydrogen storage device includes a storage container having an accommodation space in an interior thereof, a first metal hydride material provided in the interior of the storage container and that stores hydrogen, and a second metal hydride material provided in the interior of the storage container and that stores the hydrogen at a pressure that is different from that of the first metal hydride material. An advantageous effect of restraining an excessive rise of a pressure of the storage container and enhancing safety and reliability may be obtained.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2023
    Publication date: April 11, 2024
    Applicants: HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ji Hye Park, Won Jung Kim, Kyung Moon Lee, Dong Hoon Nam, Young Jin Cho, Byeong Soo Shin, Ji Hoon Lee, Suk Hoon Hong, Hoon Mo Park, Yong Doo Son
  • Publication number: 20240070835
    Abstract: A system of automatic optimization of image quality of an image sensor includes an image learning data generation unit generating an image tuning knowledge database, which includes pairs of a plurality of sets of values of a plurality of parameters and a plurality of sets of image quality evaluation scores for a plurality of image quality evaluation items for evaluating a quality of each of a plurality of images generated by the image sensor, using an image tuning database sampling module, an image signal processor modeling unit generating a machine learning model, for each image, for automatically optimizing the quality of each image, and an image sensor image quality optimization unit automatically controlling values of some of the plurality of parameters based on a user's image quality selection and the machine learning model. The image quality evaluation scores are produced by a distributed camera simulation system including servers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 22, 2023
    Publication date: February 29, 2024
    Inventors: Young Hoon KIM, Kun Dong KIM, Sung Su KIM, Jin Hyun KIM, Da Gyeom HONG
  • Publication number: 20230295016
    Abstract: Disclosed is a water purifier. A water purifier according to one example of the present invention includes: a filter unit including a reverse osmosis filter; a water outlet unit including a water outlet member connected to the filter; and a control unit for discharging water filtered by the filter unit to the outside through the water outlet member, wherein the reverse osmosis filter is provided with a reverse osmosis film that divides the reverse osmosis filter into a non-filtering side and a filtering side, and the control unit causes the filtering side to be flushed before the water filtered by the filter unit is discharged through the water outlet member, and can cause the non-filtering side to be flushed after the water filtered by the filter unit is discharged through the water outlet member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: September 21, 2023
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyoung-Min MOON, Chul-Ho KIM, Young-Hoon HONG, Si-Jun PARK, Hyun-Soo SHIN
  • Publication number: 20220412613
    Abstract: Disclosed is a condenser for a water purifier, comprising a pipe provided with a plurality of bending parts which are disposed so as to be vertically overlapping with one another, cooling wires provided on the upper and lower surfaces of the plurality of bending parts; and fixing members for fixing the cooling wires. The cooling wires that are provided on the surfaces, facing each other, of the plurality of bending parts are disposed so as to alternate with each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2020
    Publication date: December 29, 2022
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Min-Chul YONG, Chung-Lae KIM, Chul-Ho KIM, Young-Hoon HONG, Hyun-Soo SHIN, Si-Jun PARK, Chan-Jung PARK, Gyeong-Jong KIM, Gyeong-Min LEE, Byung-Hyo YE, Woong JUNG
  • Publication number: 20220402681
    Abstract: Provided is a cooling tank comprising a tank body in which a water accommodation space is formed, a foaming case for encompassing the outer peripheral surface of the tank body, and a foam insulating material formed by a foaming agent flowing into the foaming space between the outer peripheral surface of the tank body and the foaming case, and then foaming, wherein the foam insulating material is integrated with the tank body and the case through foaming, and the case has an air outlet through which air of the foaming space is discharged during a foaming process.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2020
    Publication date: December 22, 2022
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kyu-Jun KIM, Chul-Ho KIM, Young-Hoon HONG, Min-Chul YONG
  • Publication number: 20220371878
    Abstract: Disclosed is a hot water discharging apparatus. A hot water discharging apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a water heater for heating water that has flowed into hot water, and discharging the hot water; and a hot water discharge unit that is connected to the water heater so that the hot water discharged from the water heater is discharged to the outside, wherein the water heater is provided with an outlet through which the hot water is discharged, the hot water discharge unit includes a hot water discharge member connected to the outside so that the hot water is discharged to the outside, and the water heater may be disposed so that the outlet is located higher than the hot water discharge-side end of the hot water discharge member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyun-Soo SHIN, Chul-Ho KIM, Young-Hoon HONG, Hyoung-Min MOON, Si-Jun PARK
  • Publication number: 20220332605
    Abstract: A water purifier capable of stably discharging residual water from an extraction unit is disclosed. The water purifier (100) comprises: a filter unit (110) having a reverse osmosis membrane filter (113) for filtering incoming water; an extraction unit (160) for providing purified water filtered by the filter unit (110) to a user; and a residual water drainage unit (150) configured to drain, through the reverse osmosis membrane filter (113), residual water remaining in the extraction unit (160), by using an osmotic phenomenon of the reverse osmosis membrane filter (113) after completion of the extraction through the extraction unit (160).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 21, 2020
    Publication date: October 20, 2022
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hyoung-Min MOON, Chul-Ho KIM, Young-Hoon HONG, Si-Jun PARK, Hyun-Soo SHIN
  • Publication number: 20220209335
    Abstract: A pouch type battery case for a secondary battery, which accommodates an electrode assembly, in which electrodes and separators are stacked, includes a first cup part and a second cup part, which are recessed in a pouch film, respectively; an accommodation part, which is provided in a longitudinal direction of edges of the first cup part and the second cup part, which face each other, between the first cup part and the second cup part and in which one side of the electrode assembly is configured to be accommodated; inclined parts extending from opposing ends, respectively, of the accommodation part and provided to be recessed in the pouch film; and line forming parts extending linearly from outer ends, respectively, of the respective inclined parts and provided to be recessed in the pouch film in the same direction as the longitudinal direction of the accommodation part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Publication date: June 30, 2022
    Applicant: LG Energy Solution, Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Kyun Lee, Min Soo Park, Young Ha Kim, Young Hoon Hong, Seong Hyun Kim, Eui Jin Hong
  • Publication number: 20220140425
    Abstract: To achieve the above objects, a battery case for a secondary battery, the battery case being a pouch type battery case that is configured to accommodate an electrode assembly therein, the electrode assembly including stacked electrodes and separators therein, the battery case according to an embodiment of the present invention including a first cup part and a second cup part each formed as a respective recess extending downward from a top surface of a pouch film; a bridge formed between the first cup part and the second cup part and having a constant width and height; and two complement parts disposed outside of respective first and second longitudinal ends of the bridge, each of the complement parts protruding upward from the top surface of the pouch film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Publication date: May 5, 2022
    Applicant: LG Energy Solution, Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Kyun Lee, Min Soo Park, Young Ha Kim, Young Hoon Hong, Eui Jin Hong
  • Publication number: 20220029192
    Abstract: An apparatus for manufacturing a secondary battery includes a first guide in which one side of one end is recessed to define a concave space, wherein, when a battery case of the secondary battery is folded, the one end is configured to be inserted into the battery case to push a folding part of the battery case to an outside; and a second guide configured to hold a sealing part of the battery case so as to fix the battery case.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2020
    Publication date: January 27, 2022
    Applicant: LG Energy Solution, Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang Kyun Lee, Min Soo Park, Young Ha Kim, Young Hoon Hong, Seong Hyun Kim, Eui Jin Hong
  • Patent number: 10982894
    Abstract: An ice storage includes a storage body having a storage space for storing ice and a discharge port for discharging ice to the outside, a transferring and breaking part which, by having at least a part thereof provided in the storage space, transfers the ice in the storage space to the discharge port, and if necessary, breaks the transferred ice, and a door part allowing the ice to be discharged through the discharge port as unbroken ice or broken ice unbroken or broken up by the transferring and breaking part. The transferring and breaking part includes a transferring member for transferring ice and a breaking member for breaking ice, and the transferring member and the breaking member are configured such that ice is not stuck therebetween while being transferred.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Inventors: Young-Hoon Hong, Jung-Hwan Lee, Hyun-Seok Moon, Kyu-Jun Kim, Gyeong-Min Lee, Jong-Min Kim, Han-Soo Kim, Dong-Min Oh
  • Patent number: 10973365
    Abstract: A beverage extracting device is provided that includes an extracting part including an installing space in which a beverage capsule is installed; an opening and closing part connected to the extracting part, for opening or sealing the installing space; a link part connected to at least one from among the extracting part and the opening and closing part; and a perforating part for moving reciprocally according to the movement of the link part so as to perforate the beverage capsule.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Inventors: Hee-Do Jung, Young-Hoon Hong, Min-Sub Song, Jin-Woo Choi
  • Publication number: 20200278144
    Abstract: An ice storage includes a storage body having a storage space for storing ice and a discharge port for discharging ice to the outside, a transferring and breaking part which, by having at least a part thereof provided in the storage space, transfers the ice in the storage space to the discharge port, and if necessary, breaks the transferred ice, and a door part allowing the ice to be discharged through the discharge port as unbroken ice or broken ice unbroken or broken up by the transferring and breaking part. The transferring and breaking part includes a transferring member for transferring ice and a breaking member for breaking ice, and the transferring member and the breaking member are configured such that ice is not stuck therebetween while being transferred.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Inventors: Young-Hoon HONG, Jung-Hwan LEE, Hyun-Seok Moon, Kyu-Jun KIM, Gyeong-Min LEE, Jong-Min KIM, Han-Soo KIM, Dong-Min OH
  • Patent number: 10398252
    Abstract: A coffee extraction device is disclosed. A coffee extraction device according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a pump which is connected to a water supply source and pressurizes water supplied from the water supply source; a heater for heating the water pressurized by the pump; a coffee extraction unit for extracting coffee using the water heated by the heater; and a discharge member for discharging the coffee, which has been extracted by the coffee extraction unit, to the outside, wherein a vent valve may be provided between the heater and the coffee extraction unit, the vent valve being closed during coffee extraction and being opened after coffee extraction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Coway Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Woong Jung, Hee-Do Jung, Young-Hoon Hong, Jin-Woo Choi
  • Publication number: 20170280921
    Abstract: A beverage extracting device according to an embodiment of the present invention may comprise: an extracting part including an installing space in which a beverage capsule is installed; an opening and closing part connected to the extracting part, for opening or sealing the installing space; a link part connected to at least one from among the extracting part and the opening and closing part; and a perforating part for moving reciprocally according to the movement of the link part so as to perforate the beverage capsule.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2015
    Publication date: October 5, 2017
    Applicant: COWAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hee-Do JUNG, Young-Hoon HONG, Min-Sub SONG, Jin-Woo CHOI