Particular Nonoptical Film Or Layer (e.g., Adhesive Layer, Barrier Layer) Patents (Class 349/122)
  • Patent number: 10468634
    Abstract: The present invention provides an OLED display panel and an OLED display apparatus. The OLED display panel includes a substrate, an OLED layer, an electro-polarizing layer, a light-sensing layer and a control chip. The OLED layer is mounted on the substrate. The electro-polarizing layer is mounted on the OLED layer and has a polarized state and a non-polarized state. The light-sensing layer is used to transfer an external light signal into an electric signal. The control chip is connected to the OLED layer, the electro-polarizing layer and the light-sensing layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kui Xu
  • Patent number: 10467452
    Abstract: A fingerprint identification display panel and a display device are disclosed. For the liquid crystal layer at the position corresponding to the first opening area corresponding to the photosensitive sensing unit in the light shielding layer, the initial direction of the long axis of the liquid crystal molecules is set to form an angle of 45 degrees with the transmission axis direction of the upper polarizer, and the liquid crystal layer at the position corresponding to the first opening area is controlled to form an equivalent quarter-wave plate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Changfeng Li, Haisheng Wang, Yingming Liu, Rui Xu, Pengpeng Wang, Pengcheng Lu
  • Patent number: 10459137
    Abstract: A metal wire grid polarization plate and a manufacturing method thereof, a display panel and a display device are provided. The metal wire grid polarization plate includes a substrate, a light absorption wire grid and a metal wire grid. The light absorption wire grid is disposed on a side of the substrate, and the metal wire grid covers the light absorption wire grid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ming Zhu, Yafeng Yang, Zhen Liu, Jikai Yao
  • Patent number: 10446081
    Abstract: An organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display is disclosed. In one aspect, the OLED display includes a lower substrate including a display area and a non-display area surrounding the display area, wherein a plurality of pixels are formed in the display area. The OLED display also includes an embedded circuit formed in the configured to apply a plurality of signals to the pixels, and an initialization wiring formed in the non-display area and configured to apply an initialization voltage to each of the pixels. The initialization circuit is formed in a layer so as to at least partially overlap with the area of the embedded circuit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Chang-Soo Pyon
  • Patent number: 10416484
    Abstract: In a liquid crystal display device, an auxiliary capacitance wiring driver changes a potential of an auxiliary capacitance wiring so that a dielectric torque of liquid crystal molecules of a pixel (PXj) to which a minimum voltage corresponding to a backlight is written becomes larger while the backlight is turned off, and a scanning signal line driver drives a scanning signal line so that image data is written to the pixel in a state in which the potential of the auxiliary capacitance wiring is changed so that the dielectric torque of the liquid crystal molecules of the pixel becomes larger.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventor: Masahiro Imai
  • Patent number: 10401663
    Abstract: A curved LCD and method of manufacturing the same are disclosed. The curved LCD includes a curved LCD panel having first and second substrates. A major surface of the first substrate faces a major surface of the second substrate. A liquid crystal layer is disposed between the major surface of the first substrate and the major surface of the second substrate. A third substrate is made of a glass or a synthetic resin and is curved in geometry. A fourth substrate made of glass is curved in geometry. The LCD panel is secured to the third and fourth substrates between a major surface of the third substrate and a major surface of the fourth substrate. The fourth substrate and the LCD panel are positioned on a concave side of a curve of the fourth substrate. The third substrate is relatively thicker than the fourth substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Panasonic Liquid Crystal Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kazuhiko Tsuda
  • Patent number: 10401689
    Abstract: An electronic device may be provided with a display having substrate layers such as a color filter layer, thin-film transistor layer, or other display layers. An array of pixels may be formed from thin-film circuitry on a display layer. A color filter layer may be formed from an array of color filter elements on a display layer. The color filter elements may provide the array of pixels with the ability to display color images. In a liquid crystal display configuration, a liquid crystal layer may be interposed between the substrate layers. A ring of sealant may surround the liquid crystal layer and may be interposed between the substrate layers. The display may have a periphery. The substrate layers may be welded with a glass weld such as a laser glass weld or other weld on an edge surface of the substrate layers running along the periphery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Nathan K. Gupta, Atanas V. Gagov
  • Patent number: 10393511
    Abstract: A measuring device and method for a substrate warping amount includes a first substrate and a second substrate disposed oppositely. The measuring device includes a light source, a measuring eyepiece and a processor. The light source is configured to emit a monochromatic light to a region to be measured of the display motherboard, and form a Newton ring interference pattern. The measuring eyepiece is configured to acquire the Newton ring interference pattern and measure a diameter and a corresponding order number of each interference fringe in the Newton ring interference pattern. The processor is connected to the measuring eyepiece and configured to obtain a thickness of an air layer at each interference fringe according to the diameter and the corresponding order number of each interference fringe and a wavelength of the monochromatic light, to obtain a warping amount of the region to be measured of the display motherboard.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI XINSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Xuebing Jiang
  • Patent number: 10379266
    Abstract: A near-eye display device includes a display panel and a plurality of light modulation units. The display panel includes a plurality of display pixel units configured to emit display light. The light modulation units are disposed on a light emitting surface of the display panel, and each of the light modulation units is disposed corresponding to one of the display pixel units. Each of the light modulation units is configured to direct the display light emitted from the corresponding display pixel unit to an eye of a user, and a width of the display light directed to the eye of the user is smaller than the pupil size of the eye. The user may still receive clear images when the near-eye display is out of focus because the display light directed to the eye has the width smaller than the pupil size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Inventor: Sung-Yang Wu
  • Patent number: 10372003
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a display device includes a first substrate including a semiconductor layer, a first inorganic insulating film provided above the semiconductor layer and including a first opening, an organic insulating film provided above the semiconductor layer and including a second opening in a region which overlaps the first opening, a metal film stacked on the semiconductor layer and a pixel electrode provided in the first opening and the second opening to be in contact with the metal film and the semiconductor layer, and the metal film is spaced from a first side surface of the first opening and a second side surface of the second opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventor: Yasuhiro Kanaya
  • Patent number: 10367014
    Abstract: A display device in which a peripheral circuit portion has high operation stability is provided. The display device includes a first substrate and a second substrate. A first insulating layer is provided over a first surface of the first substrate. A second insulating layer is provided over a first surface of the second substrate. The first surface of the first substrate and the first surface of the second substrate face each other. An adhesive layer is provided between the first insulating layer and the second insulating layer. A protective film in contact with the first substrate, the first insulating layer, the adhesive layer, the second insulating layer, and the second substrate is formed in the vicinity of a peripheral portion of the first substrate and the second substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shunpei Yamazaki, Yoshiharu Hirakata, Takashi Hamada, Kohei Yokoyama, Yasuhiro Jinbo, Tetsuji Ishitani, Daisuke Kubota
  • Patent number: 10367047
    Abstract: A display device in an embodiment according to the present invention includes a display region above a first substrate, the display region includes, a plurality of a pixels, a transistor arranged to each of the plurality of the pixels, a light emitting element arranged to each of plurality of the pixels, an interlayer insulating layer above the transistor, and a planarization film above the inter layer insulating layer, a terminal region above the first substrate in a periphery region of the display region, the terminal region including, a plurality of terminals, each of which includes a first conductive layer above the interlayer insulating layer, the planarization film is arranged in a side part of the first conductive layer, and an inorganic insulating layer covering an upper surface of planarization film and an end part of the first conductive layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventor: Kazuhiro Odaka
  • Patent number: 10353246
    Abstract: The present invention aims to provide a liquid crystal display device highly suppressing occurrence of rainbow interference pattern in displayed images. The present invention is a liquid crystal display device including: a back light source, a liquid crystal cell, a color filter, a polarizer, and a polarizer protective film arranged in the stated order, wherein the polarizer protective film has a retardation of not less than 6000 nm, and a difference (nx?ny) of not less than 0.05 between a refractive index (nx) in a slow axis direction that is a highest refractive index direction and a refractive index (ny) in a fast axis direction that is orthogonal to the slow axis direction, and an absorption axis of the polarizer and the slow axis of the polarizer protective film are arranged to form an angle within a range of 0°±30° or 90°±30°.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Kuroda, Seiichi Isojima, Norinaga Nakamura
  • Patent number: 10345589
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a holographic film having one or more reflective holograms recorded therein. One or more light sources positioned to direct light toward a corresponding one of the one or more holograms, and a dynamic mask positioned between the one or more light sources and the holographic film to spatially modulate light traveling between the one or more light sources and the one or more reflective holograms but not spatially modulate ambient light traveling through the hologram.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: GOOGLE LLC
    Inventor: Hui Son
  • Patent number: 10345652
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a display panel in which a space between a color filter substrate and an array substrate is filled with liquid crystals. The cell gap between the color filter substrate and the array substrate is maintained by a column spacer and a filling pattern with which a contact hole is filled. Accordingly, it is possible to stress damage to an alignment film by the movement of the column spacer even if the display panel is deformed by external force. In addition, the contact hole is filled with the filling pattern, thereby suppressing overcoming the problem of insufficient or excessive amount of liquid crystals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: LG Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Bomin Jang
  • Patent number: 10340258
    Abstract: Interconnect structures, packaged semiconductor devices, and methods of packaging semiconductor devices are disclosed. In some embodiments, an interconnect structure includes a polymer material and a post passivation interconnect (PPI) pad disposed over the polymer material. A PPI line is disposed within an opening in the polymer material, the PPI line being coupled to the PPI pad.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2019
    Assignee: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Chia-Wei Tu, Yian-Liang Kuo, Yi-Sheng Wang
  • Patent number: 10330991
    Abstract: A representative device includes: first and second substrates defining a gap; a liquid crystal layer, in the gap, having display pixels; and transparent electrode stacks disposed between the first substrate and the liquid crystal layer; wherein each of the stacks has a first common electrode, a pixel electrode, and a second common electrode, with the first common electrode being positioned between the first substrate and the pixel electrode, and the pixel electrode being positioned between the first common electrode and the second common electrode; and wherein, in plan view, a width of the pixel electrode is wider than a width of the second common electrode as measured along a first direction, and the second common electrode is positioned to expose a first portion of the pixel electrode at a first side of the second common electrode and a second portion of the pixel electrode at a second opposing side of the second common electrode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: A.U. VISTA INC.
    Inventor: Seok-Lyul Lee
  • Patent number: 10326101
    Abstract: A flexible display device and method of manufacturing the same are provided. A flexible display device includes a display region and a non-display region, the display region including a plurality of pixels, the non-display region being outside the display region. The flexible display device further includes: a substrate, a side sealant covering at least part of the non-display region of the substrate, and an intermediate layer between the substrate and the side sealant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: LG Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yeonjun Oh, Jonghyun Park, Seulki Kim
  • Patent number: 10317041
    Abstract: A display device includes a display panel, an optical plate and a backlight unit. The display panel displays an image. The optical plate is under the display panel, and defines an upper surface thereof and a lower surface thereof. The backlight unit faces the lower surface of the optical plate. The lower surface of the optical plate defines a first surface thereof substantially parallel to the upper surface, and a second surface thereof curved from the first surface in a direction toward the backlight unit, the second surface having a predetermined curvature.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kisoo Park
  • Patent number: 10290835
    Abstract: The present invention provides a display panel and a cutting method thereof. The method includes: providing a display mother board; packaging the display mother board to form a plurality of display daughter boards; cutting the display mother board to separate the plurality of display daughter boards and the display mother board; attaching a polarizer on the plurality of display daughter boards; and integrally cutting the plurality of display daughter boards and the polarizer along a first cutting line. Through the method above, the present invention can decrease the cutting processes of manufacturing display panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Semiconductor Display Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Young Su Kim
  • Patent number: 10274779
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a method for manufacturing a display substrate, a display substrate, and a display device. The method for manufacturing a display substrate comprises: providing a container, which is positioned horizontally and which contains a curable liquid, and the bottom of which is flat; immersing a side of the substrate parallel to the bottom of the container in the horizontal direction into the curable liquid; and performing curing treatment of the curable liquid until the curable liquid is solidified on the side of the substrate to form a film layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI XINSHENG OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Guoqiang Zhong, Sangman Yuk, Bin Li, Tao Zhu, Huifang Yuan, Wenhao Tang, Haibin Yin, Qun Fang, Anxin Dong, Jian Chen
  • Patent number: 10268084
    Abstract: A display panel and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The display panel includes a color resist layer, a protective layer and a light-shielding layer. The color resist layer is formed with a first channel having a first color resist block and a second color resist block therein. The light-shielding layer has a base, a first protrusion corresponding to the first color resist block, and a second protrusion corresponding to the second color resist block. The first protrusion is configured as a main photo spacer. The second protrusion is configured as a sub photo spacer. Surface area of the first color resist block is greater than surface area of the second color resist block.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: SHENZHEN CHINA STAR OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Minggang Liu, Zhuming Deng
  • Patent number: 10215903
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for manufacturing a polarizing plate, the method including: preparing a polarizing plate where a protection film is laminated on one surface of a polyvinyl alcohol-based polarizer dyed with at least one or more of iodine and dichromatic dyes; and forming a depolarization region having single transmittance of 80% or more at a wavelength band in a range of 400 nm to 800 nm by bringing a decoloring solution including 1 to 30 wt % of a decolorant into local contact with the other surface of the polarizer, and a polarizing plate manufactured by using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Byung Sun Lee, Ji Young Kim, Sung Hyun Nam, Kyun Il Rah
  • Patent number: 10216301
    Abstract: A touch display module and an electronic display product are disclosed. The touch display module includes an in-cell touch display panel and a first FPC, which includes a touch FPC section and a key FPC section; the touch FPC section is connected to a touch signal line of the in-cell touch display panel, configured for achieving a touch function of the in-cell touch display panel; the key FPC section is configured for achieving a touch function of a touch key in a non-display region. With the touch display module and the electronic display product, a touch FPC and a key FPC that are arranged in a discrete manner in the past can be integrated, reducing material and labor costs and enhancing the production efficiency.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignees: BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd., Beijing BOE Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Tingting Zhao
  • Patent number: 10209592
    Abstract: An active matrix substrate includes an insulating substrate in which light-transmitting areas and a light-shielding area are formed. The active matrix substrate further includes: a light-shielding film formed in the light-shielding area on the insulating substrate, with a transparent base material containing carbon particles, the light shielding film being colored with the carbon particles; an inorganic film formed on the light-shielding film; light-transmitting films formed in the light-transmitting areas on the insulating substrate, with a transparent base material containing transparent oxidized carbon particles; gate lines provided on the inorganic film; a gate insulating film provided on the gate lines; thin film transistors provided in matrix on the gate insulating film; and data lines provided on the light-shielding film to intersect with the gate lines. The data lines are electrically connected with the thin film transistors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Tohru Okabe, Hirohiko Nishiki, Takeshi Hara, Tomohiro Kosaka, Izumi Ishida, Shogo Murashige
  • Patent number: 10209586
    Abstract: The present application discloses an array substrate comprising a base substrate; a plurality of peripheral wires on the base substrate; an insulating layer on a side of the plurality of peripheral wires distal to the base substrate; and an electrostatic charge conductive layer on a side of the insulating layer distal to the plurality of peripheral wires for conducting an electrostatic charge in the array substrate to ground.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignees: BOE TECHNOLOGY GROUP CO., LTD., HEFEI BOE OPTOELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Tingting Zhao
  • Patent number: 10209547
    Abstract: There are provided an apparatus and a method of manufacturing the apparatus. The apparatus includes: a plate-shaped base; a cover plate; and a curable resin adhering the plate-shaped base and the cover plate together. At least one of the plate-shaped base and the cover plate includes a light-shielding member covering a peripheral part of the at least one of the plate-shaped base and the cover plate. In an area which is shielded by the light-shielding member, a part of the curable resin at a side of an inner edge of the light shielding member is lower in one of an elastic modulus, a curing degree, and an adhesion strength than another part of the curable resin at a side of an outer edge of the light shielding member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: NLT TECHNOLOGIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Hitoshi Yoshida, Futoshi Nakanishi, Akira Fujita
  • Patent number: 10211422
    Abstract: A transparent display device includes: a display panel displaying an image with light and including: a pixel area at which light is generated, a transmission area at which light transmits through the display panel, and a gate line area including a gate line; at the pixel area, a display element generating the light, and a driving circuit driving the display element; and an insulating layer pattern at the pixel and gate line areas. The driving circuit includes a semiconductor layer, gate, source and drain electrodes, and a gate insulating layer on the gate line and electrode, the display element includes pixel and common electrodes, and a light emitting layer, the insulating layer pattern at the pixel area is between the gate insulating layer and the common electrode, and the insulating layer pattern at the gate line area defines a groove at the transmission area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Jongyun Kim
  • Patent number: 10209557
    Abstract: Disclosed is a display substrate, which includes a base substrate and a polarization layer, wherein the polarization layer includes grid polarizer (GPs) and light-shielding matrixes arranged in a same layer and made from a same material. The display substrate simplifies the production process, reduces the cost and reduces the thickness of a liquid crystal display (LCD) device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jing Niu, Yonglian Qi, Shuang Sun, Fangzhen Zhang
  • Patent number: 10203537
    Abstract: An electronic component is equipped with a pad. The pad includes a lower transparent electric conductive layer formed on an insulating substrate. An insulating layer is formed on the lower transparent electric conductive layer. A contact hole is formed in the insulating layer for exposing the lower layer transparent electric conductive layer. A metal layer is formed on the lower transparent electric conductive layer and covered with the insulating layer so as to surround the contact hole. An upper transparent electric conductive layer is formed on the insulating layer and connected with the lower transparent electric conductive layer through the contact hole.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventor: Yuji Sato
  • Patent number: 10204281
    Abstract: A method for analyzing a multi-chamber plate (110) is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.
    Inventor: Patrick Waser
  • Patent number: 10205124
    Abstract: An organic light-emitting display apparatus includes a substrate, a pixel electrode disposed on the substrate, a pixel-defining layer (PDL) disposed on the pixel electrode and having an opening exposing at least a part of the pixel electrode, an intermediate layer, a protective layer, and an opposite electrode be disposed on the PDL and having an opening exposing at least a part of the protective layer, wherein the opposite electrode is electrically connected to the protective layer. The intermediate layer may include a central portion disposed on the pixel electrode, an edge portion that extends from the central portion and contacts the PDL, at least one common layer, and an organic emission layer. The protective layer may include a central portion disposed on the central portion of the intermediate layer and an edge portion that extends from the central portion of the protective layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jungsun Park, Hyunsung Bang, Duckjung Lee, Jiyoung Choung, Arong Kim
  • Patent number: 10197847
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a liquid crystal display device includes a first substrate, a second substrate including a color filter, and a liquid crystal layer. The first substrate includes a light-reflecting layer, a transparent conductive layer, an insulating layer, a first pixel electrode, and a second pixel electrode. The color filter includes a first color layer and a second color layer. A gap between the first pixel electrode and the second pixel electrode, the first color layer or the second color layer, the light-reflecting layer, the transparent conductive layer and the insulating layer are overlaid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2019
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Eri Sasaki, Yasushi Kawata
  • Patent number: 10173371
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for forming a bonded joint on a composite structure is presented. An apparatus carrying a first workpiece is positioned relative to a second workpiece. A vacuum is applied to the first workpiece and a portion of the second workpiece. A bladder on a first surface of a housing of the apparatus is deflated. Deflating the bladder positions the first workpiece such that adhesive having a desired thickness is positioned between the first workpiece and the second workpiece. The adhesive positioned between the first workpiece and the second workpiece is cured.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: The Boeing Company
    Inventors: Michael Walter Evens, John F. Spalding, Megan Nicole Watson, Allan Joshua Slocum, Joel Patrick Baldwin
  • Patent number: 10156662
    Abstract: A laminate film including: a substrate film made of an alicyclic olefin resin; and a protection film made of an alicyclic olefin resin and disposed directly on one surface of the substrate film, wherein a surface of the substrate film on a side brought into contact with the protection film, or a surface of the protection film on a side brought into contact with the substrate film is a surface to which activation treatment is applied.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: ZEON CORPORATION
    Inventor: Kenichi Harai
  • Patent number: 10145997
    Abstract: An object is to solve the problems which can be peculiarly generated in a coating-type optical film, and provide an optical film which hardly causes deterioration in optical performance over time. A display device equipped with the optical film, and a process for producing the optical film are also provided. There is provided a polarizing plate having a diffusion preventing layer A having a thickness of 0.05 ?m to 3 ?m, a polarizing film containing a polymer of a polymerizable liquid crystal and a dichroic coloring matter, and a diffusion preventing layer B having a thickness of 0.05 ?m to 3 ?m, in this order.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Nobuyuki Hatanaka, Yosuke Ota
  • Patent number: 10139663
    Abstract: An input/output device is provided. The input/output device includes a first pixel electrode, a second pixel electrode, a first common electrode, a second common electrode, a liquid crystal, a first insulating film, a second insulating film, and a transistor. The first common electrode can serve as one electrode of a sensor element. The second common electrode can serve as the other electrode of the sensor element. The transistor includes a first gate, a second gate, and a semiconductor layer. The pixel electrode, the common electrodes, and the second gate are positioned on different planes. The second gate contains one or more kinds of metal elements included in the semiconductor layer. The second gate, the pixel electrode, and the common electrodes preferably contain one or more kinds of metal elements included in the semiconductor layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hideaki Shishido, Koji Kusunoki, Kouhei Toyotaka, Kazunori Watanabe, Makoto Kaneyasu
  • Patent number: 10133139
    Abstract: A structure for preventing deteriorations of a light-emitting device and retaining sufficient capacitor elements (condenser) required by each pixel is provided. A first passivation film, a second metal layer, a flattening film, a barrier film, and a third metal layer are stacked in this order over a transistor. A side face of a first opening provided with the flattening film is covered by the barrier film, a second opening is formed inside the first opening, and a third metal layer is connected to a semiconductor via the first opening and the second opening. A capacitor element that is formed of a lamination of a semiconductor of a transistor, a gate insulating film, a gate electrode, the first passivation film, and the second metal layer is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shunpei Yamazaki, Toru Takayama, Satoshi Murakami, Hajime Kimura
  • Patent number: 10126592
    Abstract: A polarizing plate and a display apparatus including the polarizing plate are provided. The polarizing plate includes a polarizer, a first protective film disposed on one surface of the polarizer with a first adhesive layer having a thickness less than 2.0 ?m being interposed, and a second protective film disposed on the other surface with a second adhesive layer having a thickness less than or equal to 2.0 ?m being interposed, the second protective film being a protective film to be arranged on a side of a cell for display relative to the first protective film in arrangement of the polarizing plate on the cell for display, and the first adhesive layer being smaller in thickness than the second adhesive layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Yuichiro Kunai
  • Patent number: 10126615
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a display device includes a first substrate including an insulating substrate with a through hole, a first pad electrode disposed above the insulating substrate, and a signal line electrically connected to the first pad electrode, a second substrate disposed to be opposed to the first substrate, a first layer disposed between the first pad electrode and the second substrate, a wiring substrate including a connection line and disposed below the insulating substrate, and a conductive material disposed within the through hole to electrically connect the first pad electrode and the connection line, wherein the through hole is formed in a position overlapping the first layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Yasushi Kawata, Takumi Sano
  • Patent number: 10091488
    Abstract: A 3D image sensor including a sensing layer, a grid layer, and microlenses. The sensing layer includes sensing units. The grid layer is disposed on the sensing layer, and includes an opacity material and transparent elements penetrating through the opacity material. The microlenses are disposed on the grid layer. Each of the microlenses is located over two adjacent transparent elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2018
    Assignee: VISERA TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventor: Chin-Fu Chen
  • Patent number: 10056575
    Abstract: A flexible display apparatus, an organic light emitting display apparatus, and a mother substrate for flexible display apparatus that have improved durability and image quality. The flexible display apparatus includes a flexible substrate, a display region that is defined on the flexible substrate and that comprises a pixel unit and a circuit unit, a pad unit that is formed adjacent to the display region, and a deformation prevention unit that is disposed around the display region, that is separated from the pad unit, and that comprises a material having a greater rigidity than that of the flexible substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2018
    Assignee: Samsung Display Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hyung-Sik Kim, Sung-Guk An, Yong-Hwan Park, Jae-Seob Lee
  • Patent number: 10048522
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for improving visibility of an image display device which is capable of providing an image display device excellent in anti-reflection properties and bright-field contrast even using an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence, such as a polyester film. The method of the present invention is a method for improving visibility of an image display device that has an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence and an optical functional layer disposed on one surface of the substrate. The method includes the step of disposing the optical layered body such that the slow axis showing a greater refractive index of the light-transmitting substrate is in parallel with the vertical direction of a display screen of the image display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2018
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Kuroda, Makoto Honda
  • Patent number: 10042385
    Abstract: One embodiment of the invention provides a force dispersing device for a display device. The display device has a casing, a backlight module and a display panel, the casing has a display opening, the backlight module is disposed in the display opening, and the display panel is disposed on the backlight module and in the display opening. The force dispersing device includes a fluid bag filled with a confined fluid and disposed between the casing and the backlight module.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2018
    Assignee: YOUNG LIGHTING TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Chih-Jen Lai, Bing-Han Tsai
  • Patent number: 10042194
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for improving visibility of an image display device which is capable of providing an image display device excellent in anti-reflection properties and bright-field contrast even using an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence, such as a polyester film. The method of the present invention is a method for improving visibility of an image display device that has an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence and an optical functional layer disposed on one surface of the substrate. The method includes the step of disposing the optical layered body such that the slow axis showing a greater refractive index of the light-transmitting substrate is in parallel with the vertical direction of a display screen of the image display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2018
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Kuroda, Makoto Honda
  • Patent number: 10038647
    Abstract: A circuit for routing data between die of an integrated circuit is described. The circuit comprises differential transmitter and receiver pairs of different integrated circuit die that are coupled together by differential transmission lines. A separate differential transmitter associated with the first die of the integrated circuit and a separate differential receiver associated with the second die of the integrated circuit are configured to transmit data day way of the differential transmission lines associated with the differential transmitter and receiver pairs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2018
    Assignee: XILINX, INC.
    Inventor: Austin H. Lesea
  • Patent number: 10018860
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for improving visibility of an image display device which is capable of providing an image display device excellent in anti-reflection properties and bright-field contrast even using an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence, such as a polyester film. The method of the present invention is a method for improving visibility of an image display device that has an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence and an optical functional layer disposed on one surface of the substrate. The method includes the step of disposing the optical layered body such that the slow axis showing a greater refractive index of the light-transmitting substrate is in parallel with the vertical direction of a display screen of the image display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2018
    Assignee: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Kuroda, Makoto Honda
  • Patent number: 10007138
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a display device includes a semiconductor layer, a first insulating film covering the semiconductor layer, a gate line extended in a first direction on the first insulating film to intersect the semiconductor layer, a second insulating film covering the gate line, a first common electrode formed on the second insulating film, a third insulating film covering the first common electrode, a source line which is extended in a second direction on the third insulating film and which is in contact with the semiconductor layer, and a fourth insulating film which covers the source line and which has a thickness greater than a thickness of the third insulating film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: Japan Display Inc.
    Inventors: Toshihide Jinnai, Hirofumi Mizukoshi
  • Patent number: 9995956
    Abstract: A manufacturing process for an integrated fully-sealed liquid crystal screen is disclosed. Components sequentially arranged are adhered to each other into a whole by a solid ultraviolet flexible adhesive, the components comprising a screen protecting glass, a liquid crystal screen set, a support frame and a rear glass cover plate and an edge lighting type backlight module being nested in the support frame. The touch and display integrated screen manufactured by the process is fully-sealed, waterproof, damp-proof and ultrathin, all gaps of the screen protecting glass or the touch screen set, a liquid crystal display screen set and the side lighting type backlight module are eliminated, the image definition is improved, and also the brightness can be reduced to achieve a remarkable energy-saving effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Inventor: Zhang Lu
  • Patent number: 9995953
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for improving visibility of an image display device which is capable of providing an image display device excellent in anti-reflection properties and bright-field contrast even using an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence, such as a polyester film. The method of the present invention is a method for improving visibility of an image display device that has an optical layered body including a light-transmitting substrate having in-plane birefringence and an optical functional layer disposed on one surface of the substrate. The method includes the step of disposing the optical layered body such that the slow axis showing a greater refractive index of the light-transmitting substrate is in parallel with the vertical direction of a display screen of the image display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: DAI NIPPON PRINTING CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi Kuroda, Makoto Honda