Patents by Inventor Zhiqiang Zhao

Zhiqiang Zhao 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: 12037390
    Abstract: Antibody antigen binding domains which specifically binds human leptin comprises VH or VL CDR1, CDR2 and CDR3 sequences of an hLept antibody. The antibody antigen binding domains and antibodies thereof are useful to treat obesity and diabetes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: BOARD OF REGENTS, THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM
    Inventors: Zhiqiang An, Ningyan Zhang, Philipp E. Scherer, Shangang Zhao
  • Patent number: 12031258
    Abstract: A clothing treatment apparatus, including a control panel, a power supply button, a parameter setting interface, a starting-and-stopping button and a preference button are arranged on the control panel the clothing treatment apparatus is set to be operated according to an intelligent clothing treatment procedure when the starting-and-stopping button is directly operated after the power supply button is operated; the clothing treatment apparatus is further arranged to be operated according to a pre-stored preference clothing treatment procedure when the preference button and the starting-and-stopping button are sequentially operated after the power supply button is operated; and the clothing treatment apparatus is further arranged to be operated according to a defined clothing treatment procedure when the parameter setting interface and the starting-and-stopping button are sequentially operated after the power supply button is operated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2024
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Peishi Lv, Sheng Xu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Xinyu Zhao
  • Patent number: 12001094
    Abstract: An optical film includes a polarizer. The polarizer includes a base layer, and a material of the base layer is obtained by dyeing a base material with a dye. The base material includes a polyvinyl alcohol material, and the dye is selected from blue dichroism organic dyes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2024
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xuan Zhong, Hongliang Yuan, Qi Zheng, Yao Bi, Xiaojuan Wu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Zhangxiang Cheng, Jiaxing Wang, Donghua Zhang, Ce Wang
  • Publication number: 20240175196
    Abstract: A laundry device, including a barrel assembly, a valve assembly, and a fan, where the valve assembly includes a blocking mechanism and a valve housing which has an air intake cavity and an air outlet cavity, the air intake cavity and the air outlet cavity are arranged independent of each other, the air intake cavity communicates with air intake pipelines that connect the outside with the barrel assembly, the air outlet cavity communicates with air outlet pipelines that connect the outside with the barrel assembly, the fan is provided on the air intake pipelines and/or the air outlet pipelines, and the blocking mechanism is arranged to be able to simultaneously block the air intake pipelines and the air outlet pipelines. The structure is simple, the overall structure arrangement of products is facilitated, and the design complexity is reduced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2022
    Publication date: May 30, 2024
    Applicants: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kai LIU, Sheng XU, Wenwei LI, Zhiqiang ZHAO
  • Publication number: 20240158980
    Abstract: A feeding device for a laundry treatment apparatus and a laundry treatment apparatus. The feeding device for a laundry treatment apparatus includes a gear rod, a driving portion, mounting bodies, feeding rods and gears. The gear rod is rotationally arranged between the two mounting bodies, and the driving portion is in transmission connection with the gear rod; the two feeding rods are rotationally arranged between the two mounting bodies; first ends of the two feeding rods are provided with limiting portions; second ends of the two feeding rods are provided with sliding portions; threaded portions are arranged between the limiting portions and the sliding portions; the two gears are provided with threaded holes, are in threaded connection with the two threaded portions by the threaded holes and are meshed with the gear rod; and the two feeding rods are connected to transmission assemblies of two detergent feeding chambers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2022
    Publication date: May 16, 2024
    Applicants: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang ZHAO, Sheng XU
  • Patent number: 11982037
    Abstract: A microbubble treatment agent cartridge assembly and washing equipment having the microbubble treatment agent cartridge assembly. The microbubble treatment agent cartridge assembly includes a housing and a treatment agent cartridge accommodated in the housing. The housing is provided with at least one water inlet pipe portion. The at least one water inlet pipe portion is provided internally with at least one stage of diameter-decreasing tapered portion and a microbubble former, and the pipe wall thereof is further provided with an air inlet hole. The air inlet hole is positioned between the at least one stage of diameter-decreasing tapered portion and the microbubble former, and communicates with an air inlet pipe disposed on the housing. The top of the most downstream stage of diameter-decreasing tapered portion is provided with a spray hole. The spray hole enables the water flow flowing through the at least one stage of diameter-decreasing tapered portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang Zhao, Sheng Xu
  • Patent number: 11960258
    Abstract: A method for controlling a smart plug of a home system, a smart plug, and a home system. The method includes acquiring conditions of currently running household appliances accessing sockets and setting the priority sequence of the currently running household appliances according to the conditions of the currently running household appliances accessing the sockets. Household appliances accessing different sockets of a smart plug can have a priority sequence, and therefore, a user can rank the priorities of a plurality of household appliances by means of the smart plug and can flexibly adjust the priority sequence according to usage habits, thereby not only facilitating integrated management of usage conditions, power consumption conditions and running states of the plurality of household appliances, but also ensuring the flexibility of setting the priority sequence, such that the entire running condition of a home system is more adapted to real-time usage requirements of the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2024
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jinzhu Deng, Sheng Xu, Peishi Lv, Zhiqiang Zhao
  • Publication number: 20240091798
    Abstract: A microbubble spray head and a washing apparatus with the same. The microbubble spray head includes a spray pipe, where the spray pipe is of an integrated or two-part hollow pipe structure, an air inlet channel is provided in the spray pipe, the spray pipe is configured to enable water flow to generate negative pressure in the spray pipe, external air is sucked into the spray pipe via the air inlet channel by the negative pressure and is mixed with water flow in the spray pipe to form bubble water; and a bubbler, where the bubbler is fixed at the outlet end of the spray pipe and is configured to be capable of forming microbubble water when the bubble water flows through the bubbler. The microbubble spray head has good microbubble generation performance and low manufacturing costs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2020
    Publication date: March 21, 2024
    Applicants: QINGDAO HAIER DRUM WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang ZHAO, Sheng XU
  • Patent number: 11891745
    Abstract: Washing appliance and a determination method for locking of a drum thereof. The washing appliance includes a drum for containing washing water, a drum motor for driving the drum to rotate and a locking structure for locking the drum. The drum motor drives the drum to rotate at a set power output, the locking structure generates a locking action for locking the drum, and until an output current of the drum motor is larger than a rated current, it is determined that the drum is locked by the locking structure; by comparing the output current of the drum motor with the rated current, until the output current of the drum motor is larger than the rated current. Whether the drum is locked by the locking structure or not can be accurately determined through the above determination, and therefore the drum locking accuracy can be improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2024
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER LAUNDRY ELECTRIC APPLIANCES CO., LTD., HAIER SMART HOME CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang Zhao, Sheng Xu
  • Patent number: 11874983
    Abstract: A touch panel and a driving method thereof, and a display device are provided. The touch panel includes a first substrate and a second substrate; the first substrate includes a first electrode pattern layer, and the first electrode pattern layer includes first electrode blocks insulated from each other; the second substrate includes a second electrode pattern layer, touch lead lines, and a third electrode pattern layer; the second electrode pattern layer includes second electrode blocks insulated from each other; the second electrode blocks correspond to and are electrically connected with the first electrode blocks, respectively, and the second electrode blocks are respectively electrically connected with the touch lead lines to process an electrical signal of a touch operation; and the third electrode pattern layer includes third electrode blocks insulated from each other, and the second electrode blocks are insulated from the third electrode blocks to form touch capacitors, respectively.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yao Bi, Hongliang Yuan, Qi Zheng, Xiaojuan Wu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Xuan Zhong, Zhangxiang Cheng, Jiaxing Wang, Donghua Zhang
  • Publication number: 20240003070
    Abstract: A high-temperature steaming method, a computer-readable storage medium and a control apparatus. In the high-temperature steaming method, when the temperature of washing water in a first washing cylinder is extremely high, and a large amount of steam is generated, a corresponding valve port can be blocked by means of a three-way valve; and when the temperature of the washing water in the first washing cylinder decreases, and an extremely small amount of steam is generated or no steam is generated, a valve port corresponding to a second washing cylinder in which the temperature of washing water continuously rises is blocked in a timely manner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2021
    Publication date: January 4, 2024
    Applicants: QINGDAO HAIER DRUM WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kai LIU, Sheng XU, Zhiqiang ZHAO
  • Publication number: 20230416227
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions comprising one or more said compounds, and methods for using said compounds for treating or preventing one or more disease states that could benefit from inhibition of plasma kallikrein, including hereditary angioedema, uveitis, posterior uveitis, wet age related macular edema, diabetic macular edema, diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusion. The compounds are selective inhibitors of plasma kallikrein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Publication date: December 28, 2023
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC
    Inventors: Anthony Ken Ogawa, Christopher J. Sinz, Jacqueline D. Hicks, Alan C. Cheng, Song Yang, Jianming Bao, Donna A. A. W. Hayes, Simon B. Lang, Maoqun Tian, Salman Jabri, Galen Paul Shearn-Nance, Rongze Kuang, Zhiqiang Zhao, Zhicai Wu
  • Patent number: 11821132
    Abstract: A clothes treatment agent release device includes: a storage cavity in which a clothes treatment agent is stored; a release cavity with a liquid outlet and a liquid inlet communicating with the storage cavity, a one-way turn-on part arranged at the liquid inlet, and a one-way turn-on part being at the liquid outlet; a reciprocating piston in the release cavity; and a driving mechanism to drive the piston mechanism, the liquid inlet turn-on part/the liquid outlet turn-on part respectively and unidirectionally turn on the liquid inlet/the liquid outlet in the reciprocating motion of the piston mechanism. The clothes treatment agent in the storage cavity is sucked into the release cavity from the liquid inlet, and is discharged and released from the liquid outlet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2023
    Assignees: QINGDAO JIAONAH HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., HAIER SMART HOME CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Zhiqiang Zhao, Peishi Lv, Sheng Xu
  • Patent number: 11807977
    Abstract: An atomizing generator which includes a housing provided with an atomizing cavity therein, an atomizing element capable of atomizing a liquid is provided in the atomizing cavity, an air inlet, a liquid inlet, and a mist outlet which are communicated with the atomizing cavity are provided on the housing, and a communicating cavity which is independent of the atomizing cavity is formed in the housing. The atomizing cavity is communicated with the communicating cavity through a first communication hole, the mist outlet is communicated with the communicating cavity through a second communication hole, a valve mechanism is further provided in the communicating cavity, and the valve mechanism is configured to be capable of sealing the first communication hole and/or the second communication hole.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2022
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2023
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sheng Xu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Dejun Wang, Zhongkai Zhuang, Guangbin Sun
  • Patent number: 11807976
    Abstract: An atomizing generator and clothes treatment apparatus including the atomizing generator. The atomizing generator includes a housing, a partition plate being provided within the housing, the partition plate dividing the housing into an atomizing cavity and a mounting cavity which are in communication with each other; the atomizing cavity can accommodate liquid, an air inlet, a liquid inlet and a mist outlet which are in communication with the atomizing cavity are provided on the housing; and the atomizing generator further includes an atomizing element capable of atomizing the liquid within the atomizing cavity; a controller is provided in the mounting cavity, and the controller is connected to the atomizing element through a control wire to control the start/stop of the atomizing element. The embodiments improve the integration level of the atomizing generator, facilitates the assembly and production of the clothes treatment apparatus, and improves the assembly efficiency and the yield.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2023
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sheng Xu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Dejun Wang, Zhongkai Zhuang, Guangbin Sun
  • Publication number: 20230348428
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of Formula I and pharmaceutical compositions comprising one or more said compounds, and methods for using said compounds for treating or preventing one or more disease states that could benefit from inhibition of plasma kallikrein, including hereditary angioedema, uveitis, posterior uveitis, wet age related macular edema, diabetic macular edema, diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusion. The compounds are selective inhibitors of plasma kallikrein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2021
    Publication date: November 2, 2023
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC
    Inventors: Jacqueline D. HICKS, Rongze Kuang, Christopher J. Sinz, Matthew J. Lombardo, Jovan Alexander Lopez, Rohan Rajiv Merchant, Phillip Patrick Sharp, Zhicai Wu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Alan C. Cheng, Song Yang, Jianming Bao, Maoqun Tian, Galen Paul Shearn-Nance
  • Publication number: 20230303916
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses a quantum dot (QD). The QD has a core-shell structure, and specifically has a structure of CdZnSeS/CdZnSe/CdZnS/ZnS, where there is a metal halide ligand between a CdZnS shell and a ZnS shell and outside the ZnS shell. The present disclosure also discloses a preparation method of the QD and a QD composite material prepared from the QD. The QD disclosed by the present disclosure has a small full width at half maxima (FWHM), excellent optical performance, and high stability. In the preparation method of the QD, an intermediate shell layer is prepared through alternate growth of anions and cations, and in addition to the introduction of a metal halide precursor, a long-chain alkanol is added to a shell to further improve the stability.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2022
    Publication date: September 28, 2023
    Inventors: Zhiqiang ZHAO, Xiaobin GAO, Baiyu ZHAO, Dehe YIN
  • Publication number: 20230309003
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides methods, nodes, and computer readable media for selection of an SGW-U node. The present disclosure further describes a method at a mobility management node that includes receiving, from a network node, identification information of an SGW-U node; and storing the received identification information of the SGW-U node.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2020
    Publication date: September 28, 2023
    Inventors: Dongxia ZHU, Zhiwei QU, Zhiqiang ZHAO
  • Patent number: 11768393
    Abstract: A liquid crystal antenna substrate and a manufacturing method thereof, and a liquid crystal antenna and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The manufacturing method of the liquid crystal antenna substrate includes: forming a conductive pattern on a base substrate; coating a liquid photo-curable material at a side of the conductive pattern away from the base substrate; and using the conductive pattern as a mask to perform an exposure process from a side of the base substrate away from the conductive pattern, a portion of the liquid photo-curable material corresponding to the conductive pattern is cured to form spacers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2023
    Assignees: BEIJING BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yao Bi, Hongliang Yuan, Li Ma, Xiaojuan Wu, Huishun Chen, Qi Zheng, Zhiqiang Zhao, Zhangxiang Cheng, Jiaxing Wang, Xuan Zhong
  • Patent number: 11761133
    Abstract: A control method for a clothing treatment apparatus. The clothing treatment apparatus includes an air washing device for performing air washing on clothing. The control method includes: obtaining the material of clothing; obtaining the type of a clothing detergent; obtaining the type of a stain on the clothing; and determining a parametric range of air washing according to the material of the clothing, the type of the clothing detergent, and the type of the stain on the clothing. The embodiments allow clothing to be subjected to air washing treatment within an optical parametric range, i.e., a detergent can exert an activation function to the greatest extent, and also allows a stain to be removed and cleaned within the most suitable parametric range to improve the clothing decontamination capability, thereby improving a clothing treatment effect and improving user experience.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2023
    Assignees: QINGDAO HAIER DRUM WASHING MACHINE CO., LTD., Haier Smart Home Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sheng Xu, Zhiqiang Zhao, Kai Liu, Shiqiang Shan