Patents by Inventor Young-Hoon Kim

Young-Hoon 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).

  • Publication number: 20190311302
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes a first memory configured to store a first artificial intelligence (AI) model including a plurality of first elements and a processor configured to include a second memory. The second memory is configured to store a second AI model including a plurality of second elements. The processor is configured to acquire output data from input data based on the second AI model. The first AI model is trained through an AI algorithm. Each of the plurality of second elements includes at least one higher bit of a plurality of bits included in a respective one of the plurality of first elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2018
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kyoung-hoon KIM, Young-hwan PARK, Dong-soo LEE, Dae-hyun KIM, Han-su CHO, Hyun-jung KIM
  • Publication number: 20190311992
    Abstract: An integrated circuit device includes a metal film and a complex capping layer covering a top surface of the metal film. The metal film includes a first metal, and penetrates at least a portion of an insulating film formed over a substrate. The complex capping layer includes a conductive alloy capping layer covering the top surface of the metal film, and an insulating capping layer covering a top surface of the conductive alloy capping layer and a top surface of the insulating film. The conductive alloy capping layer includes a semiconductor element and a second metal different from the first metal. The insulating capping layer includes a third metal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2019
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Inventors: Su-Hyun Bark, Sang-Hoon Ahn, Young-Bae Kim, Hyeok-Sang Oh, Woo-Jin Lee, Hoon-Seok Seo, Sung-Jin Kang
  • Patent number: 10439267
    Abstract: An electronic device including an antenna is provided. The electronic device includes a first antenna radiator that resonates in a first band, a second antenna radiator that resonates in second and third bands higher than the first band, a third antenna radiator that resonates in the second and third bands, a communication circuit, a first feeding part electrically connecting the communication circuit and the first antenna radiator, a second feeding part electrically connecting the communication circuit and the second antenna radiator, and a third feeding part electrically connecting the communication circuit and the third antenna radiator. The communication circuit receives a signal in the second band while transmitting and receiving a signal in the second band by using the second antenna radiator and receives a signal in the third band while transmitting and receiving a signal in the third band using the third antenna radiator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jung Hoon Seo, Kyung Gu Kim, Kyung Il Seo, Young Jun Cho
  • Patent number: 10439598
    Abstract: A semiconductor apparatus includes a pulse generation circuit which generates a pulse signal in response to a clock, and an amplification circuit which generates an output signal in response to an input signal, the clock, and the pulse signal, wherein the amplification circuit voltage is configured to amplify a voltage level difference between a pair of latch input nodes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: SK hynix Inc.
    Inventor: Young Hoon Kim
  • Patent number: 10440167
    Abstract: An artificial intelligence system and method are disclosed herein. The system includes a processor which implements the method, including: receiving by an input unit a first user input including a request to execute a task using at least one of the electronic device or an external device, transmitting by a wireless communication unit first data associated with the first user input to an external server, receiving a first response from the external server including information associated with at least one of the first user input and a sequence of electronic device states for performing at least a portion of the task, receiving a second user input assigning at least one of a voice command and a touch operation received by a touch screen display as the request to perform the task, and transmitting second data associated with the second user input to the external server.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Il-Hwan Choi, Sang-Wook Kang, Young-Hoon Kim, Seung-Hoon Park, Hyun-Ju Seo, Tae-Kwang Um, Jae-Yong Lee, Jin-Ho Choi, Da-Som Lee, Jae-Yung Yeo
  • Patent number: 10436498
    Abstract: A refrigerator provides visual information indicating a map of the refrigerator and technical operations of the corresponding regions. The refrigerator includes a voice recognition function using a proximity sensor. The refrigerator has input/output (I/O) management functions for foods stored therein. The refrigerator communicates with a peripheral device over a network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ae Lim, Yoo Lim Baek, Mi A Oh, Sae Mi Kim, Da Hey Yoo, Kyung Hoon Lee, Tae Hyoung Cho, Jung Hwi Eun, Ye Kyung Yoo, Mun Keun Lee, Young Bin Jung
  • Publication number: 20190300655
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for pretreating lignocellulose by using an acid-base mixture catalyst. The method pretreats lignocellulose, by using a mixture catalyst of an acid and a base, so as not to pass through additional neutralization steps, and carries out pretreatment and simultaneous saccharification and fermentation through an identical single reactor process, thereby having an effect of producing ethanol in an excellent production yield from lignocellulosic biomass while simplifying the total process and reducing equipment costs and total processing costs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2019
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicant: Korea University Research and Business Foundation
    Inventors: Kyoung Heon Kim, Young Hoon Jung
  • Publication number: 20190299163
    Abstract: A water purifier comprising: a filter unit comprising at least one filter filtering water to generate purified water; a flow rate sensor measuring a flow rate of the water; a concentrated water channel discharging concentrated water, having been filtered by the filter unit; an extraction unit extracting the purified water; a flow rate control valve controlling a flow rate of purified water; an opening and closing degree measurement unit, measuring a degree of opening and closing of the flow rate control valve; a concentrated water ratio calculation unit, calculating a ratio between purified water and concentrated water, according to the degree of opening and closing of the flow rate control valve; and a controller, using the flow rate of water and the calculated ratio between purified water and concentrated water, to calculate amounts of water used, integrating the calculated amounts of water, and calculating a lifespan of the filter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 4, 2017
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Jae-Hoon KIM, Young-Jae LEE, Su-Yong PARK, Sang-Kyun LEE, Jung-Hun LEE, Hyun-Woo LEE, Ju-Hyuk EOM, Min-Sub SONG, Sung-Han YUN, Dae-Sik KANG, Si-Jun PARK
  • Publication number: 20190300972
    Abstract: Provided are an Agathobaculum sp. strain having prophylactic or therapeutic effects on degenerative brain diseases, and use thereof. Since the intestinal microorganism Agathobaculum butyriciproducens SR79 strain of the present invention may have effects of inhibiting neuroinflammation and effects of improving movement regulation and cognitive and memory functions in animal models with degenerative brain diseases such as Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease, the strain may be effectively used in foods, medicines, or feeds for preventing or treating brain diseases including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, mild cognitive impairment, etc., and therefore, it is very useful in the relevant industries.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2017
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Applicant: KOREA RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF BIOSCIENCE AND BIOTECH NOLOGY
    Inventors: Byoung-Chan KIM, Chul-Ho LEE, Kyoung-Shim KIM, Myung-Hee KIM, Sang Jun LEE, Dong-Ho CHANG, Doo-Sang PARK, Jung Hwan HWANG, Yong-Hoon KIM, Dong-Hee CHOI, Jung-Ran NOH, In-Bok LEE, Young-Keun CHOI, Yun-Jung SEO, Jung-Hyeon CHOI, Jun GO, Hye-Yeon PARK, Young-Kyoung RYU, Moon-Soo RHEE
  • Patent number: 10430083
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method of operating a memory system which executes a plurality of commands including a write command and a trim command. The memory system includes a memory device, which includes a plurality of blocks. The method further includes performing garbage collection for generating a free block, calculating a workload level in performing the garbage collection, and changing a command schedule based on the workload level.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Byung-gook Kim, Young-bong Kim, Seung-hwan Ha, Sang-hoon Yoo
  • Patent number: 10423193
    Abstract: An electronic device and a method for controlling displaying of information in the electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes a first display formed on at least a portion of a body of the electronic device, and a second display formed on at least a portion of a cover functionally connected to the body and including a transparent display area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seong Eun Kim, Seon Il Kim, Young Hoon Kim, Jung Han Kim, Ju Nyun Kim, Jung Sik Park, Do Hun Cha, Seung Ki Choi, Soo Hyung Kim, Chang Wan Lee, Myung Gon Hong, Hyun Ju Hong
  • Patent number: 10425204
    Abstract: A method for reporting channel state information by a terminal in a multiple access based communication system is provided. The method includes determining a most favored direction with a highest signal quality with respect to a reference signal received from a base station and determining, as a reported object, some channel directions including the most favored direction among channel directions formed together with the base station, identifying a channel quality information group including channel quality information corresponding to the some channel directions among channel quality information groups classified according to a distance measured with respect to the most favored direction, and transmitting the identified channel quality information group to the base station.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hoon-Dong Noh, Dong-Han Kim, Young-Bum Kim, Young-Woo Kwak, Cheol-Kyu Shin, Youn-Sun Kim, Jin-Young Oh, Seung-Hoon Choi, Sang-Min Ro, Ju-Ho Lee
  • Patent number: 10424497
    Abstract: A wafer carrier including a case having an opening at one end, slots disposed in the case and receiving wafers, and a wireless communication circuitry disposed on an inner sidewall of the case and configured to detect humidity of a gas contained in the case may be provided. The wireless communication circuitry may be further configured to compare the detected humidity with a threshold humidity predetermined, and transmit a first warning signal to an external host via wireless communication when the detected humidity is greater than the threshold humidity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Bum-Soo Kim, Philwoong Jung, Yoonmi Lee, Hangryong Lim, Manyoung Shin, Young Hoon Son
  • Patent number: 10425897
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a 5G or pre-5G communication system for supporting a higher data transmission rate beyond a 4G communication system such as LTE and, more particularly, to a method and a device for controlling transmission power, the method being performed in a base station of a wireless communication system using multiple antennas. The method for controlling transmission power comprises the step of: transmitting a reference signal at a plurality of vertical angles that differ from each other by means of an antenna arrangement; receiving channel state information, which is related to beamforming of a transmission signal, from a terminal which has received the reference signal and measured a channel state; and transmitting the transmission signal to the terminal by means of transmission power which corresponds to the channel state information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Seung-Hoon Choi, Youn-Sun Kim, Young-Woo Kwak, Hoon-Dong Noh, Dong-Han Kim, Young-Bum Kim, Jeong-Ho Yeo
  • Publication number: 20190284053
    Abstract: Provided a high-pressure homogenizer comprising a channel module comprising a microchannel through which an object for homogenization passes, wherein the microchannel is provided with a first flow channel and a second flow channel sequentially arranged along the direction through which the object passes, the first flow channel is provided with a plurality of first baffles disposed so as to partition the microchannel into a plurality of spaces, the second flow channel is provided with a plurality of second baffles disposed so as to partition the microchannel into a plurality of spaces, and at least one of the first baffles is provided to be positioned between two adjacent second baffles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: LG Chem, Ltd.
    Inventors: Eun Jeong Kim, Kwang Hyun Yoo, Ye Hoon Im, In Young Kim, Won Jong Kwon
  • Patent number: 10415134
    Abstract: Disclosed is a crucible that exhibits stable evaporation efficiency and durability with respect to Al, is used in an evaporation source of an electron-beam evaporator, and includes a storage unit, which includes a wall and a bottom and in which a deposition material is placed, and a wetting prevention unit that includes another wall, which is taller than the wall of the storage unit, and another bottom, and is combined with an exterior of the storage unit. The wetting prevention unit is provided so that only the wall of the storage unit is wet with Al, and accordingly, the lifespan of the crucible is lengthened. Further, contact with the ceramic material in order to prevent wetting is minimized, thereby preventing a reduction in the physical properties of the thin film due to the impurities mixed with the deposited Al.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: KOREA INSTITUTE OF ENERGY RESEARCH
    Inventors: Ki-hwan Kim, Jun-Sik Cho, Ara Cho, Jae-Ho Yun, Kyung Hoon Yoon, Jin-su Yoo, Young-Joo Eo, Seoung-Kyu Ahn, Sejin Ahn, Kee Shik Shin, Joo-Hyung Park, Jihye Gwak
  • Patent number: 10416896
    Abstract: A memory module includes a memory device, a command/address buffering device, and a processing data buffer. The memory device includes a memory cell array, a first set of input/output terminals, each terminal configured to receive first command/address bits, and a second set of input/output terminals, each terminal configured to receive both data bits and second command/address bits. The command/address buffering device is configured to output the first command/address bits to the first set of input/output terminals. The processing data buffer is configured to output the data bits and second command/address bits to the second set of input/output terminals. The memory device is configured such that the first command/address bits, second command/address bits, and data bits are all used to access the memory cell array.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignees: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., SNU R&DB Foundation, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
    Inventors: Seong-Il O, Nam Sung Kim, Young-Hoon Son, Chan-Kyung Kim, Ho-Young Song, Jung Ho Ahn, Sang-Joon Hwang
  • Patent number: 10414242
    Abstract: An air conditioning system for motor vehicles includes a plurality of infrared image sensors configured to take images of a vehicle room to detect infrared rays radiated from vehicle occupants, and an analysis unit configured to analyze vehicle occupant information based on the images taken by the infrared image sensors. The infrared image sensors are installed in front upper regions of the vehicle room so as to take images of different imaging areas.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: Hanon Systems
    Inventors: Jeong Hoon Lee, Young Gyu Kim, Yeon Seob Kim
  • Publication number: 20190279733
    Abstract: A nonvolatile memory (NVM) device includes a data pin, a control pin, an on-die termination (ODT) pin, and a plurality of NVM memory chips commonly connected to the data pin and the control pin. A first NVM chip among the NVM chips includes an ODT circuit. The first NVM chip determines one of an ODT write mode and an ODT read mode based on a control signal received through the control pin and an ODT signal received through the ODT pin, uses the ODT circuit to perform an ODT on the data pin during the ODT write mode, and uses the ODT circuit to perform the ODT on the control pin during the ODT read mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2019
    Publication date: September 12, 2019
    Inventors: Eun-Ji Kim, Jung-June Park, Jeong-Don Ihm, Byung-Hoon Jeong, Young-Don Choi
  • Patent number: 10406886
    Abstract: A battery temperature control device for a vehicle, which heats the interior of the vehicle and a battery, and an air conditioner for a vehicle having same, the battery temperature control device including: a refrigerant circulation line (R) having a compressor (110), an indoor heat exchanger (130), expansion means (140, 150) and an outdoor heat exchanger (120); a coolant circulation line (W) which circulates a heater core (240) mounted to heat the interior of the vehicle; and a coolant heat exchanger (220) mounted to exchange heat between refrigerant circulating the refrigerant circulation line (R) and coolant circulating the coolant circulation line (W). Battery (210) is arranged on the coolant circulation line (W). The coolant circulation line which can heat the interior of the vehicle and the battery at the same allowing the battery temperature control device and the air conditioner heat the vehicle's interior and the battery effectively.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: HANON SYSTEMS
    Inventors: Doo Hoon Kim, Young Hum Han, Chul Hee Kim, Hyeon Gyu Kim, Joong Man Han, Kyung Ju An, Jung Won Cho