Patents by Inventor Zhong Zhang

Zhong Zhang 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: 10424918
    Abstract: A fault current limiter, including: an inductor, a direct current circuit breaker, a shunt resistor, and a first fixed resistor. The inductor includes wound superconducting wires. The direct current circuit breaker and the inductor are connected in series to form a series branch. The shunt resistor is connected in parallel to the series branch. The first fixed resistor is connected in parallel to the direct current circuit breaker.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: HUAZHONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Li Ren, Siyuan Liang, Yuejin Tang, Ying Xu, Zhong Xia, Zuoshuai Wang, Jing Shi, Jingdong Li, Lihui Zhang, Sinian Yan, Zhangwei Yang, Yi Zhang
  • Patent number: 10406557
    Abstract: A curing apparatus and a curing method are provided. The curing apparatus comprises: a chamber, configured for accommodating a substrate provided with a polyimide adhesive; an air extracting unit, configured for evacuating the chamber; and a heating unit, configured for performing a first heating on the substrate in the case that a first predetermined pressure is reached in the chamber during a evacuating process of the air extracting unit so as to remove organic gases from the polyimide adhesive, and performing a second heating on the substrate after the first heating so as to cure the polyimide adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., CHENGDU BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Li Xiong, Zhong Lu, Wenxuan Zhang, Zhenrui Fan, Yu Zhang, Yu Zhang, Yuanjiang Yang, Donghua Jiang, Byung Chun Lee, Shengzhou Gao
  • Patent number: 10409823
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a method includes, in an online social network, accessing one or more first content objects associated with a user in the online social network and a second content object, determining topics and corresponding first weights of the topics for the first content objects using a topic extraction algorithm, where each first weight indicates a strength of an association between the corresponding topic and the first content object(s), determining one or more second weights of the topics for the second content object, where each second weight indicates a strength of an association between the corresponding topic and the second content object, and calculating a similarity score for the second content object based on a comparison of, for each topic, the first weight to the second weight, where the similarity score is to be used in a determination regarding presentation of the second content object to the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Facebook, Inc.
    Inventors: Yang Qin, Zhong Zhang, Sergiu-Cosmin Ferentz, Dan Ionut Fechete
  • Publication number: 20190270690
    Abstract: The magnesium alkoxide particle contains the reaction product of the following components: 1) a magnesium powder; 2) a mixed alcohol; 3) a halogenating agent; and 4) a titanate compound. The magnesium alkoxide particle is used for preparing a catalyst for olefin polymerization.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2017
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Inventors: Xiudong XU, Zhong TAN, Qilong ZHOU, Rui ZHANG, Weiwei SONG, Jinhua YU, Fengkui LI, Shanshan YIN
  • Publication number: 20190272598
    Abstract: A cephalopod fishery forecasting method in northwest African waters based on environmental factors, including the following steps: step 1: acquiring catch production statistical data from cephalopod fisheries in northwest African waters of many years; step 2: acquiring marine environmental data corresponding to the catch production statistical data, the marine environmental data including sea surface temperature (SST) and sea surface height anomaly (SSHA); step 3: studying the relationship between the operating haul, the operating output ratio and the average output per haul in each interval as indexes of a central fishery and the marine environmental data of step 2; and step 4: establishing suitability indexes (SI) of different environmental factors, and calculating habitat suitability indexes (HSI) under different weight cases by using an expert assignment method, thus obtaining distribution waters of the central fishery of cephalopod fisheries in northwest African waters for forecasting the central fishery
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 17, 2018
    Publication date: September 5, 2019
    Applicant: SHANGHAI OCEAN UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Xinjun CHEN, Zhong ZHANG, Ji Peng WEI, Jin Tao WANG, Lin LEI
  • Publication number: 20190268445
    Abstract: This application provides a packet sending method, an apparatus and a chip. The method is applied to a terminal, the terminal includes a baseband processor, an application processor, and a communications interface. The baseband processor reports information about a first packet to the application processor, where the first packet is a to-be-sent packet discarded by the baseband processor. The application processor transmits a second packet to the baseband processor according to the information about the first packet, where the second packet is the same as the first packet. The baseband processor sends the second packet to a network device by using the communications interface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2019
    Publication date: August 29, 2019
    Inventors: Zhong ZHANG, Yu DENG, Neng YANG
  • Publication number: 20190266630
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose an interactive method, a client device, a mobile terminal and a server, which relate to an Internet technology field and provide a new way for interacting with a user. The interactive method provided by the present disclosure includes: sending a first request of obtaining first activity information to a server, such that the server obtains the first activity information in local according to the first request of obtaining first activity information, the first activity information comprising an activity entrance icon; receiving the first activity information returned by the server; displaying the activity entrance icon on a user interface of the client device according to the first activity information; receiving an activity participating instruction issued by a user through operating the activity entrance icon; popping up an activity participating result according to the activity participating instruction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2019
    Publication date: August 29, 2019
    Inventors: Huaiqing WANG, Xiangwei LI, Zhong YIN, Meng ZHANG
  • Publication number: 20190251537
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for monitoring a point of sale (POS) transaction. Operations performed by the methods and systems include generating POS primitives by processing non-video data of a transaction recorded at POS terminal. The operations also include generating video primitives by processing video data of the transaction recorded at the POS terminal. The operations further include determining that the transaction comprises an exceptional transaction by comparing the non-video data and/or the video data to exceptional transaction rules. Additionally, the operations include determining that the exceptional transaction comprises a verified exceptional transaction by generating a video event based on the video primitives and a corresponding video rule.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2018
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Inventors: Alan J. Lipton, Peter L. Venetianer, Li Yu, Yongtong Hu, W. Andrew Scanlon, Zhong Zhang, Weihong Yin
  • Patent number: 10368087
    Abstract: A processing apparatus is provided that includes an encoder configured to encode current frames of video data using previously encoded reference frames and perform motion searches within a search window about each of a plurality of co-located portions of a reference frame. The processing apparatus also includes a processor configured to determine, prior to performing the motion searches, which locations of the reference frame to reload the search window according to a threshold number of search window reloads using predicted motions of portions of the reference frame corresponding to each of the locations. The processor is also configured to cause the encoder to reload the search window at the determined locations of the reference frame and, for each of the remaining locations of the reference frame, slide the search window in a first direction indicated by the location of the next co-located portion of the reference frame.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignees: ATI Technologies ULC, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
    Inventors: Ihab Amer, Gabor Sines, Edward Harold, Jinbo Qiu, Lei Zhang, Yang Liu, Zhen Chen, Ying Luo, Shu-Hsien Wu, Zhong Cai
  • Publication number: 20190226844
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a grasping device and an alarm method thereof. The grasping device includes: a bendable support part; a bend limiting support part that supports the bendable support part and limits bending of the bendable support part in a first direction, but allows bending of the bendable support part in a second direction opposite to the first direction; a plurality of suction members located on a side of the bend limiting support part away from the bendable support part and connected to the bendable support part.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Inventors: Hongliang XU, Dong GUO, Guozheng CHENG, Changrui LIANG, Hanzhong ZHANG, Chunlin ZHOU, Yang WU, Ying XI, Zhong PENG
  • Publication number: 20190216874
    Abstract: An improved method for making a p. vulgaris bean extract that results in an extract having high ?-amylase inhibitory activity and low hemagglutinin activity. The method involves treating the beans to selectively denature the hemagglutinin. A p. vulgaris bean extract is provided, having high ?-amylase inhibitory activity and low hemagglutinin activity. A treatment for diabetes or method for reducing blood glucose level is disclosed using the p. vulgaris bean extract disclosed herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2018
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Inventors: Sha Zhang, Zhong Zhang
  • Patent number: 10354270
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose an interactive method, a client device, a mobile terminal and a server, which relate to an Internet technology field and provide a new way for interacting with a user. The interactive method provided by the present disclosure includes: sending a first request of obtaining first activity information to a server, such that the server obtains the first activity information in local according to the first request of obtaining first activity information, the first activity information comprising an activity entrance icon; receiving the first activity information returned by the server; displaying the activity entrance icon on a user interface of the client device according to the first activity information; receiving an activity participating instruction issued by a user through operating the activity entrance icon; popping up an activity participating result according to the activity participating instruction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: SHELL INTERNET (BEIJING) SECURITY TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Huaiqing Wang, Xiangwei Li, Zhong Yin, Meng Zhang
  • Patent number: 10347101
    Abstract: A video surveillance system is set up, calibrated, tasked, and operated. The system extracts video primitives and extracts event occurrences from the video primitives using event discriminators. The system can undertake a response, such as an alarm, based on extracted event occurrences.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: AVIGILON FORTRESS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Peter L. Venetianer, Alan J. Lipton, Yongtong Hu, Andrew J. Martone, Weihong Yin, Li Yu, Zhong Zhang
  • Publication number: 20190205753
    Abstract: A topic guidance method, system, and computer program product for suggesting, via a processor on a computer, a conversation topic for the agent to engage the customer based on a learned conversation topic model, the conversation model being a static model.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2019
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Keke Cai, Jing Ding, Li Zhang, Shiwan Zhao, Zhong Su
  • Patent number: 10339135
    Abstract: Methods and systems for handling queries include extracting keywords related to a first query from one or more information sources. The keywords are classified according to a plurality of categories defined by a query schema. A plurality of the keywords are combined into a second query according to the query schema. The second query is executed to generate one or more results.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Dongxu Duan, Zhili Guo, Zhong Su, Li Zhang, Shiwan Zhao
  • Patent number: 10333255
    Abstract: An electrical connector includes an insulative housing enclosed within a metallic shell wherein the housing forms a mating cavity and the shell includes a first shell and a second shell assembled together. The first shell includes a main body abutting against the housing, and a folded plate abutting against the main body and having a plurality of first spring tangs for engagement with the case in which the connector is position. The folded plate forms a securing tab and the housing includes a retention slot receiving the securing tab therein so as to prevent outward movement of the folded plate in the vertical direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: FOXCONN INTERCONNECT TECHNOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Wen-Fang Zhang, Wei Zhong, Jian-Kuang Zhu
  • Publication number: 20190172233
    Abstract: A method, system, and computer program product, include receiving a first input at a first element among a plurality of elements associated with at least one electronic document, determining a second element associated with the first element from the plurality of elements based on predetermined relations of the plurality of elements, and causing a view to be displayed together with an electronic document including the first element, the view at least including the second element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2019
    Publication date: June 6, 2019
    Inventors: Keke Cai, Dongxu Duan, Zhong Su, Li Zhang, Xiaolu Zhang, Shiwan Zhao
  • Publication number: 20190163726
    Abstract: A method, computer system, and a computer program product for automatic equation transformation from text is provided. The present invention may include receiving a text document. The present invention may then include identifying a mathematical formula expressed in the received text document. The present invention may then include removing a plurality of superfluous language from the received text document based on the identified mathematical formula. The present invention may also include transforming the identified mathematical formula into a symbolic representation based on a trained model. The present invention may finally include outputting the symbolic representation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2017
    Publication date: May 30, 2019
    Inventors: Keke Cai, HongLei Guo, Zhong Su, Li Zhang, Shiwan Zhao
  • Patent number: D858998
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Shenzhen Jobon Global Industrial Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: De-Zhong Zhang
  • Patent number: D859316
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: FOXCONN INTERCONNECT TECHNOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Teng-Fei Zhang, Wei Zhong, Jian-Kuang Zhu