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US10678994B2
Method and system for reusing HTML content
Publication/Patent Number: US10678994B2 Publication Date: 2020-06-09 Application Number: 16/393,957 Filing Date: 2019-04-25 Inventor: Gao, Chun Feng   Qian yin   Zhou, Deng Peng   Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION   IPC: G06F40/10 Abstract: Reusing HyperText Markup Language (HTML) content includes receiving, using a processor, a HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) request; determining that the received HTTP request has a special parameter that specifies to request part of the HTML content; acquiring the part of the HTML content according to the special parameter; and outputting the acquired part of the HTML content.
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US2020175066A1
VISUALIZATION OF DYNAMIC RELATIONSHIPS IN A STORYLINE
Publication/Patent Number: US2020175066A1 Publication Date: 2020-06-04 Application Number: 16/207,400 Filing Date: 2018-12-03 Inventor: Li, Shi Kun   Zhou, Jun Qian   Li, Ying   Qian yin   Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation   IPC: G06F16/738 Abstract: A computer-implemented method includes determining that a first time point in a video has been reached during playback of the video. A dynamic relationship graph is displayed in association with the first time point, where the dynamic relationship graph illustrates one or more relationships among two or more characters in the video, responsive to the first time point being reached. The relationship graph includes two or more nodes and one or more edges. The nodes include a respective node representing each character of the two or more characters in the video, and the edges include a respective edge representing each relationship of the one or more relationships among the characters. It is determined that a second time point is reached in the video. The dynamic relationship graph is updated to represent a change in the one or more relationships between the first time point and the second time point.
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US2020259874A1
PROGRESSIVE RENDERING
Publication/Patent Number: US2020259874A1 Publication Date: 2020-08-13 Application Number: 16/271,990 Filing Date: 2019-02-11 Inventor: Mao, Xiao Xia   Qian yin   Ding, Zhen Hong   Ni, Dong   Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION   IPC: H04L29/06 Abstract: A method, computer system, and computer program product for processing a media content is provided. The present invention may include receiving a request from a user to render a media content, identifying one or more features of the media content, obtaining a profile of the user, and generating a progressive rendering plan for the media content, based on the user's profile and the one or more features of the media content.
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US2020279880A1
FLIP-CHIP SAMPLE IMAGING DEVICES WITH SELF-ALIGNING LID
Publication/Patent Number: US2020279880A1 Publication Date: 2020-09-03 Application Number: 16/290,832 Filing Date: 2019-03-01 Inventor: Zhang, Ming   Qian yin   Miao, Chia-chun   Tai, Dyson H.   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H01L27/146 Abstract: A flip-chip sample imaging device with self-aligning lid includes an image sensor chip, a fan-out substrate, and a lid. The image sensor chip includes (a) a pixel array sensitive to light incident on a first side of the image sensor chip and (b) first electrical contacts disposed on the first side and electrically connected to the pixel array. The fan-out substrate is disposed on the first side, is electrically connected to the first electrical contacts, forms an aperture over the pixel array to partly define a sample chamber over the pixel array, and forms a first surface facing away from the first side. The lid is disposed on the first surface of the fan-out substrate, facing away from the first side, to further define the chamber. The lid includes an inner portion protruding into the aperture to align the lid relative to the fan-out substrate.
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US2020137013A1
SUBGROUP MESSAGING WITHIN A GROUP-BASED MESSAGING INTERFACE
Publication/Patent Number: US2020137013A1 Publication Date: 2020-04-30 Application Number: 16/172,756 Filing Date: 2018-10-27 Inventor: Jin, Yuan   Cao, Xiao Cao   Qian yin   Zhao, Xin Chen   Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation   IPC: H04L12/58 Abstract: Techniques are described herein for transmitting subgroup messages and displaying such subgroup messages within a group-based message interface. The subgroup message includes both a message intended for the subgroup and a subgroup command indicating that the message is sent to a subgroup of a group participating in a group-based message interface. The subgroup members are then determined from the subgroup command and the subgroup message is displayed to the subgroup members.
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US10880467B2
Image sensors with phase detection auto-focus pixels
Publication/Patent Number: US10880467B2 Publication Date: 2020-12-29 Application Number: 16/017,566 Filing Date: 2018-06-25 Inventor: Lu, Chen-wei   Qian yin   Tai, Dyson   Pang, Chin Poh   Zhang, Boyang   Zhao, Cheng   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H04N5/232 Abstract: An image sensor pixel array comprises a plurality of image pixel units to gather image information and a plurality of phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) pixel units to gather phase information. Each of the PDAF pixel units includes two of first image sensor pixels covered by a shared micro-lens. Each of the image pixel units includes four of second image sensor pixels adjacent to each other, wherein each of the second image sensor pixels is covered by an individual micro-lens. A coating layer is disposed on the micro-lenses and forms a flattened surface across the whole image sensor pixel array to receive incident light.
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US10607652B2
Dubbing and translation of a video
Publication/Patent Number: US10607652B2 Publication Date: 2020-03-31 Application Number: 16/371,188 Filing Date: 2019-04-01 Inventor: Jin, Yuan   Peng, Cheng Yu   Qian yin   Shao, Xiao Rui   Wang, Jian Jun   Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation   IPC: G11B27/031 Abstract: A method and system of converting a first language of a soundtrack of a person speaking in a video to a second language. A meaning of a word of the first language is translated, and one or more synonym words in the second language stored in a database of the computer system is located. The first and second languages are different languages. Outlines of shapes of mouth openings of the one or more synonym words in the second language are compared with the outlines of the shapes of mouth openings of the word of the first language. A synonym word of the one or more synonym words translated from the second language into the first language having mouth openings with a smallest difference from the mouth openings of the word of the first language is selected.
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US10739646B1
Liquid crystal on silicon device mirror metal process
Publication/Patent Number: US10739646B1 Publication Date: 2020-08-11 Application Number: 16/399,373 Filing Date: 2019-04-30 Inventor: Zhang, Ming   Qian yin   Weng, Libo   Tai, Dyson H.   Liu, Chia-ying   Liu, Chia-jung   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: G02F1/1337 Abstract: A reflective semiconductor device includes integrated circuitry disposed in a semiconductor layer. A first plurality of mirrors is formed in a mirror layer over the semiconductor layer, and each of the first plurality of mirrors is spaced apart from one another by at least a uniform width. A thin dielectric film layer covers sidewalls of the first plurality of mirrors and the semiconductor layer in the regions between the spaced apart first plurality of mirrors. A second plurality of mirrors are formed in the mirror layer between the thin dielectric film layer covered sidewalls of the first plurality of mirrors and over the thin dielectric film layer covering the semiconductor layer. Each one of the first and second plurality of mirrors has the uniform width, and is coupled to the integrated circuitry disposed in the semiconductor layer.
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US10761385B2
Liquid crystal on silicon panel having less diffraction
Publication/Patent Number: US10761385B2 Publication Date: 2020-09-01 Application Number: 15/852,313 Filing Date: 2017-12-22 Inventor: Zhang, Ming   Weng, Libo   Zhao, Cheng   Qian yin   Miao, Chia-chun   Lin, Zhiqiang   Tai, Dyson H.   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: G02F1/1362 Abstract: A liquid crystal on silicon (LCOS) panel comprises: a silicon substrate having silicon circuit within the silicon substrate; a plurality of metal electrodes disposed on the silicon substrate, where the plurality of metal electrodes are periodically formed on the silicon substrate; a dielectric material disposed in and filling gaps between adjacent metal electrodes; and an oxide layer disposed on the plurality of metal electrodes and the dielectric material in the gaps between adjacent metal electrodes; where the refractive index of the dielectric material is higher than the refractive index of the oxide layer.
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US2020045223A1
Image Sensors with Phase Detection Auto-Focus Pixels
Publication/Patent Number: US2020045223A1 Publication Date: 2020-02-06 Application Number: 16/597,901 Filing Date: 2019-10-10 Inventor: Pang, Chin Poh   Lu, Chen-wei   Kao, Shao-fan   Ai, Chun-yung   Qian yin   Tai, Dyson   Shan, Qingwei   Grant, Lindsay   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H04N5/232 Abstract: An image sensor pixel array comprises a plurality of image pixel units to gather image information and a plurality of phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) pixel units to gather phase information. Each of the PDAF pixel units includes two of first image sensor pixels covered by two micro-lenses, respectively. Each of the image pixel units includes four of second image sensor pixels adjacent to each other, wherein each of the second image sensor pixels is covered by an individual micro-lens. A coating layer is disposed on the micro-lenses and forms a flattened surface across the whole image sensor pixel array. A PDAF micro-lens is formed on the coating layer to cover the first image sensor pixels.
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US2020177531A1
PHOTO SHARING IN A TRUSTED AUTO-GENERATED NETWORK
Publication/Patent Number: US2020177531A1 Publication Date: 2020-06-04 Application Number: 16/207,358 Filing Date: 2018-12-03 Inventor: Song, Nan   Yang, Wen Wen   Qian yin   Mao, Xiao Xia   Chen, Ya Qing   Zhang, Yi Chen   Chi, Run Hua   Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation   IPC: H04L12/58 Abstract: A computer-implemented method for sharing photos. A non-limiting example of the computer-implemented method includes identifying, using a processor, an event and potential attendees at the event based on photo metadata and facial recognition and establishing, using the processor, the event and attendees at the event. The method sends, using the processor, a preview photo based on original photo from another attendee at the event to an attendee who is a requestor. The method receives, using the processor, a selection of the preview photo from the requestor and sends, using the processor, the original photo based on the preview photo to the requestor.
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US202045223A1
Image Sensors with Phase Detection Auto-Focus Pixels
Publication/Patent Number: US202045223A1 Publication Date: 2020-02-06 Application Number: 20/191,659 Filing Date: 2019-10-10 Inventor: Shan, Qingwei   Qian yin   Pang, Chin Poh   Tai, Dyson   Lu, Chen-wei   Kao, Shao-fan   Grant, Lindsay   Ai, Chun-yung   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H04N5/232 Abstract: An image sensor pixel array comprises a plurality of image pixel units to gather image information and a plurality of phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) pixel units to gather phase information. Each of the PDAF pixel units includes two of first image sensor pixels covered by two micro-lenses, respectively. Each of the image pixel units includes four of second image sensor pixels adjacent to each other, wherein each of the second image sensor pixels is covered by an individual micro-lens. A coating layer is disposed on the micro-lenses and forms a flattened surface across the whole image sensor pixel array. A PDAF micro-lens is formed on the coating layer to cover the first image sensor pixels.
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US10834355B2
Barrage message processing
Publication/Patent Number: US10834355B2 Publication Date: 2020-11-10 Application Number: 16/362,926 Filing Date: 2019-03-25 Inventor: Cao, Xiao Cao   Huang, Yu   Jin, Yuan   Peng, Chengyu   Qian yin   Shao, Xiao Rui   Wang, Jian Jun   Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation   IPC: H04N5/445 Abstract: Approaches presented herein enable displaying a barrage message. Specifically, one or more objects and location information for each object in a frame of a video are identified. A barrage message to be displayed in the frame of the video is obtained. The barrage message is displayed without covering any object in the frame.
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WO2019217516A1
MODULE AND METHODS OF ASSEMBLY FOR LARGE AREA FLAT PANEL DETECTORS
Publication/Patent Number: WO2019217516A1 Publication Date: 2019-11-14 Application Number: 2019031259 Filing Date: 2019-05-08 Inventor: Qian yin   Guo, Jianjun   Assignee: EASTERN BLUE TECHNOLOGIES, INC.   IPC: H01L31/02 Abstract: An image sensor unit is disclosed that includes an array of image sensing pixels, arranged in a plurality of rows and a plurality of columns, wherein each pixel is individually addressable. Each row of pixels is controlled via a row control in communication with the row of pixels in the array via a row addressing line, and capable of selectively addressing one or more of the plurality of rows. Each column of pixels is controlled by a column control in communication with each column of pixels in the array via a column addressing line, and capable of selectively addressing one or more of the plurality of columns. A unit controller is configured to specify selective readout of one or more pixel readout signals by instructing the row and column control to address one or more specific rows and columns of the array. A flat panel image sensor may include image sensor chips mounted on a substrate, the substrate may include a plurality of openings, and each of the plurality of openings enables access to at least one image sensor unit of the image sensor units. Each image sensor chip may include at least one chip contact array where at least one contact of each image sensor unit is accessible through at least one opening. The flat panel image sensor also may include a printed circuit board ('PCB') attached to the substrate, which includes PCB contact arrays and each PCB contact array may be in alignment with and in electrical connection with a corresponding chip contact array using electrically adhesive paste. The substrate and the PCB may be aligned so that each ball of electrically conductive adhesive paste is in contact with one electrical contact pad to form an image sensor assembly.
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US2019251147A1
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR REUSING HTML CONTENT
Publication/Patent Number: US2019251147A1 Publication Date: 2019-08-15 Application Number: 16/393,957 Filing Date: 2019-04-25 Inventor: Zhou, Deng Peng   Qian yin   Gao, Chun Feng   Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION   IPC: G06F17/21 Abstract: Reusing HyperText Markup Language (HTML) content includes receiving, using a processor, a HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) request; determining that the received HTTP request has a special parameter that specifies to request part of the HTML content; acquiring the part of the HTML content according to the special parameter; and outputting the acquired part of the HTML content.
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TWI647957B
Image sensor with asymmetric-microlens phase-detection auto-focus (pdaf) detectors, associated pdaf imaging system, and associated method
Publication/Patent Number: TWI647957B Publication Date: 2019-01-11 Application Number: 106131463 Filing Date: 2017-09-13 Inventor: Qian yin   Lu, Chen Wei   Tai, Dyson H.   Assignee: OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.   IPC: H04N5/225 Abstract: A PDAF imaging system includes an image sensor and an image data processing unit. The image sensor has an asymmetric-microlens PDAF detector that includes: (a) a plurality of pixels forming a sub-array having at least two rows and two columns, and (b) a microlens located above each of the plurality of pixels and being rotationally asymmetric about an axis perpendicular to the sub-array. The axis intersects a local extremum of a top surface of the microlens. The image data processing unit is capable of receiving electrical signals from each of the plurality of pixels and generating a PDAF signal from the received electrical signals. A method for forming a gull-wing microlens includes forming, on a substrate, a plate having a hole therein. The method also includes reflowing the plate.
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US10318616B2
Method and system for reusing HTML content
Publication/Patent Number: US10318616B2 Publication Date: 2019-06-11 Application Number: 15/338,400 Filing Date: 2016-10-30 Inventor: Gao, Chun Feng   Qian yin   Zhou, Deng Peng   Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION   IPC: G06F17/22 Abstract: Reusing HyperText Markup Language (HTML) content includes receiving, using a processor, a HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) request; determining that the received HTTP request has a special parameter that specifies to request part of the HTML content; acquiring the part of the HTML content according to the special parameter; and outputting the acquired part of the HTML content.
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US2019305027A1
INTERCONNECT LAYER CONTACT AND METHOD FOR IMPROVED PACKAGED INTEGRATED CIRCUIT RELIABILITY
Publication/Patent Number: US2019305027A1 Publication Date: 2019-10-03 Application Number: 15/937,742 Filing Date: 2018-03-27 Inventor: Qian yin   Miao, Chia-chun   Zhang, Ming   Tai, Dyson H.   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H01L27/146 Abstract: Packaged photosensor ICs are made by fabricating an integrated circuit (IC) with multiple bondpads; forming vias from IC backside through semiconductor to expose a first layer metal; depositing conductive metal plugs in the vias; depositing interconnect metal; depositing solder-mask dielectric over the interconnect metal and openings therethrough; forming solder bumps on interconnect metal at the openings in the solder-mask dielectric; and bonding the solder bumps to conductors of a package. The photosensor IC has a substrate; multiple metal layers separated by dielectric layers formed on a first surface of the substrate into which transistors are formed; multiple bondpad structures formed of at least a first metal layer of the metal layers; vias with metal plugs formed through a dielectric over a second surface of the semiconductor substrate, interconnect metal on the dielectric forming connection shapes, and shapes of the interconnect layer coupled to each conductive plug and to solder bumps.
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TW201943049A
Method of forming a packaged array and a photosensor integrated circuit
Publication/Patent Number: TW201943049A Publication Date: 2019-11-01 Application Number: 108103353 Filing Date: 2019-01-29 Inventor: Zhang, Ming   Qian yin   Miao, Chia-chun   Tai, Dyson H.   Assignee: OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.   IPC: H01L21/56 Abstract: Packaged photosensor ICs are made by fabricating an integrated circuit (IC) with multiple bondpads; forming vias from IC backside through semiconductor to expose a first layer metal; depositing conductive metal plugs in the vias; depositing interconnect metal; depositing solder-mask dielectric over the interconnect metal and openings therethrough; forming solder bumps on interconnect metal at the openings in the solder-mask dielectric; and bonding the solder bumps to conductors of a package. The photosensor IC has a substrate; multiple metal layers separated by dielectric layers formed on a first surface of the substrate into which transistors are formed; multiple bondpad structures formed of at least a first metal layer of the metal layers; vias with metal plugs formed through a dielectric over a second surface of the semiconductor substrate, interconnect metal on the dielectric forming connection shapes, and shapes of the interconnect layer coupled to each conductive plug and to solder bumps.
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US10475838B2
Multi-pixel detector and associated method for increasing angular sensitivity
Publication/Patent Number: US10475838B2 Publication Date: 2019-11-12 Application Number: 15/714,502 Filing Date: 2017-09-25 Inventor: Lu, Chen-wei   Qian yin   Pang, Chin Poh   Zhang, Boyang   Assignee: OmniVision Technologies, Inc.   IPC: H01L27/146 Abstract: An image sensor includes a multi-pixel detector. The multi-pixel detector includes a first pixel formed in a substrate and having a first photodiode region, a second pixel formed in the substrate adjacent to the first pixel and having a second photodiode region, and a microlens above both the first pixel and the second pixel. The microlens includes (a) in a first cross-sectional plane perpendicular to a top surface of the substrate and including both the first and the second photodiode regions, a first height profile having N1 local maxima, and (b) in a second cross-sectional plane perpendicular to the first cross-sectional plane and the top surface and including only one of the first and the second photodiode regions, a second height profile having N2>N1 local maxima.