US Pat. No. 9,305,501

DISPLAY DEVICE AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method to drive a display device, the method comprising:
transmitting at least one data voltage to one or more of a plurality of data lines;
scanning one or more of a plurality of gate lines to enable transmission of a gate signal in association with a first frame
of a first hold section of a first still image section associated with display of a still image;

scanning one or more of the plurality of gate lines to enable transmission of the gate signal every frame of a first refresh
section;

determining a number of frames associated with the first still image section;
summing polarities of the at least one data voltage;
generating, based on a result of the summing, a data modification signal comprising polarity information of a next image signal;
processing the next image signal based on the data modification signal to generate image data; and
converting the image data to the at least one data voltage,
wherein the first still image section comprises the first refresh section.

US Pat. No. 9,367,130

TERMINAL SYSTEM AND FLEXIBLE TERMINAL

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A terminal system comprising a first terminal and a second terminal that are configured to be coupled to each other through
a local area wireless communication network,
wherein the second terminal senses an amount of transformation of the second terminal and displays different information according
to the amount of transformation of the second terminal,

wherein, when the second terminal is transformed by at least a reference amount, the second terminal is coupled to the first
terminal through the local area wireless communication network and displays information received from the first terminal,
and

wherein, when the amount of transformation of the second terminal is less than the reference amount, a local area wireless
communication function between the second terminal and the first terminal is discontinued.

US Pat. No. 9,489,065

SAFETY DRIVING SYSTEM OF DISPLAY DEVICE AND SAFETY DRIVING METHOD OF DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A safety driving method of a display device including a display panel with at least one conductive detection line detecting
voltage variation according to damage to the display panel in a predetermined area, the method comprising:
applying a reference voltage to one end of the detection line by a panel detector;
receiving an output voltage corresponding to the reference voltage through the detection line from another end of the detection
line by the panel detector;

comparing the received output voltage with a predetermined normal voltage range to generate a detection result signal by the
panel detector; and

interrupting a driving of the display panel when the detection result signal indicates damage to the display panel by a controller,
wherein the panel detector and the controller are included in a driving IC, the driving IC being within the display panel
to operate the display panel,

wherein at least a portion of the detection line extends in parallel to an edge of the driving IC, and
wherein the predetermined area is an area in close proximity to the driving IC driving the display panel.

US Pat. No. 9,288,854

BACKLIGHT UNIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE HAVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A backlight unit comprising:
a power converter configured to generate a light source driving voltage in response to a voltage control signal;
a plurality of light emitting diode strings, each of the plurality of light emitting diode strings configured to receive the
light source driving voltage through an end thereof; and

a controller connected to the other ends of each of the plurality of light emitting diode strings configured to generate a
plurality of current control signals to control a current flowing through each light emitting diode string and the voltage
control signal,

wherein:
the controller comprises a voltage control signal generator configured to generate the voltage control signal corresponding
to a current control signal having a widest pulse width from among the plurality of current control signals, that is applied
to a light emitting diode string having a lowest forward driving voltage among the plurality of light emitting diode strings;
and

the pulse width of each current control signal corresponds to the forward driving voltage of the corresponding light emitting
diode string of the plurality of light emitting strings.

US Pat. No. 9,281,322

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method for manufacturing a thin film transistor array panel, comprising:
forming a gate line comprising a gate electrode on a substrate;
forming a gate insulating layer on the gate line;
forming a semiconductor layer comprising an oxide semiconductor on the gate insulating layer;
forming a data wiring layer comprising a source electrode and a drain electrode on the semiconductor layer;
forming a polymer layer over the source electrode and the drain electrode by fluorocarbon plasma-processing the surfaces of
the source electrode and the drain electrode; and

forming a passivation layer on the polymer layer,
wherein the data wiring layer is formed from copper or copper alloy.

US Pat. No. 9,188,802

DISPLAY DEVICE INTEGRATED WITH TOUCH SCREEN

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device integrated with a touch screen, comprising:
a substrate comprising an active region, and an inactive region surrounding the active region;
a black matrix provided on the substrate in a portion of the inactive region; and
a color decoration layer provided under the substrate entirely within the inactive region and entirely within a matrix region
defined by a projection of the black matrix onto a plane of the substrate in a direction normal to the plane of the substrate,

wherein the color decoration layer is formed by alternately stacking a low refractive index material and a high refractive
index material having higher refractive index than that of the low refractive index material, and

the color decoration layer is adapted to reflect only a specific wavelength and has a color corresponding to the specific
wavelength.

US Pat. No. 9,229,148

LIGHT GUIDE PLATE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
at least one light source outputting light;
a light guide plate guiding the light; and
a display panel receiving the light from the light guide plate,
wherein the light guide plate comprises;
a light incident surface facing the light source and receiving the light;
a light facing surface reflecting the light toward the light incident surface, the light facing surface having an arc shape;
a top surface connected with the light incident surface and the light facing surface, the top surface outputting the light,
wherein the top surface comprises a flat surface; and

connection surfaces provided at both sides of the light incident surface to connect the light incident surface with the light
facing surface, wherein the connection surfaces are substantially perpendicular to the top surface,

wherein each of the connection surfaces comprises at least two absorption surfaces and at least one reflective surface provided
between the two adjacent absorption surfaces, the reflective surface reflecting the light, and each of the connection surfaces
has a stepped surface.

US Pat. No. 9,374,861

BACKLIGHT UNIT

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A backlight unit comprising:
a light source configured to emit light based on a driving current;
a sensing resistor configured to generate a sensing voltage based on the driving current;
a first comparator configured to compare the sensing voltage to a first reference voltage divided from a reference power to
thereby produce a first comparison signal;

a first switching element controlled by the first comparison signal applied from the first comparator to thereby switch the
sensing voltage;

a second comparator configured to compare the sensing voltage applied via the first switching element to a first ramp signal
to thereby produce a second comparison signal;

a current control switching element configured to control an amount of the driving current based on the reference power and
a current control signal applied from a current controller;

an abnormality detector configured to convert the second comparison signal applied from the second comparator into a DC voltage
and to compare the DC voltage to a critical voltage to thereby generate a third comparison signal; and

a cut-off controller configured to compare the third comparison signal applied from the abnormality detector to a cut-off
voltage to control the reference power based on the comparison result.

US Pat. No. 9,491,870

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus that comprises a first substrate comprising a display region, a non-display region, and a pad region,
and a second substrate facing the first substrate and corresponding to at least the display region, wherein the pad region
comprises:
a connection region at which a driving circuit is connected to a pad electrode;
an exposed region spaced from the connection region, the connection region being between the exposed region and the display
region; and

a plurality of blocking regions having an opening shape and being between the connection region and the exposed region,
wherein both of the connection region and the exposed region comprise a first pad electrode,
wherein the first pad electrode of the exposed region is externally exposed, and
wherein the opening of the plurality of blocking regions separates the first pad electrode of the connection region and the
first pad electrode of the exposed region from each other.

US Pat. No. 9,398,706

TRANSPARENT PROTECTION WINDOW, FLEXIBLE DISPLAY APPARATUS WITH THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE TRANSPARENT PROTECTION WINDOW

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A transparent protection window, comprising:
a first area extending in one direction, the first area having a first thickness;
a second area extending in a direction different from that of the first area, the second area having a second thickness; and
a third area connecting the first area to the second area, the third area including one side having a concave curved surface
and another side having a flat surface that is opposite to the one side having the curved surface,

wherein the first thickness of the first area is less than the second thickness of the second area.

US Pat. No. 9,295,164

METHOD OF BONDING FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD TO A DISPLAY PANEL

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of bonding a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB), the method comprising:
disposing a bonding material on a connection unit of a panel, the connection unit to be mechanically and electrically connected
with the FPCB;

disposing a connection unit of the FPCB on the bonding material;
disposing a thermally conductive sheet on the connection unit of the FPCB; and
heating and pressing the connection unit of the FPCB onto the connection unit of the panel by pressing the thermally conductive
sheet in a first direction,

wherein the thermally conductive sheet comprises through holes formed in the thermal conductive sheet or grooves formed in
a bottom surface of the thermally conductive sheet, and

wherein, in the heating and pressing of the connection unit of the FPCB, the FPCB extends in a direction perpendicular to
a first direction such that extended portions of the FPCB are inserted into the through holes or the grooves in the thermally
conductive sheet.

US Pat. No. 9,282,612

DUAL MODE ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE AND PIXEL CIRCUIT INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A dual mode organic light emitting device, comprising:
a cathode and an anode;
an emission layer interposed between the cathode and the anode; and
an electron transport layer (ETL) interposed between the cathode and the emission layer;
wherein the cathode comprises a first metal selected from silver (Ag), aluminum (Al), copper (Cu), and gold (Au) and a second
metal having a work function of about 4.0 eV or less, and

the first metal and the second metal are present at a weight ratio of about 1:10 to about 1:100,
a driving transistor configured to apply a current to the cathode; and
a capacitor configured to apply a voltage corresponding to a data voltage to a gate of the driving transistor,
wherein a first terminal of the driving transistor is electrically connected to the cathode, a first power source is applied
to a second terminal of the driving transistor, and a second power source is applied to the anode,

wherein when the dual mode organic light emitting device operates in a normal mode the first power source has a lower voltage
level than the second power source, and when the dual mode organic light emitting device operates in a reflective mode, the
first power source has a higher voltage level than the second power source.

US Pat. No. 9,123,911

DISPLAY APPARATUS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a substrate comprising a display region that comprises a plurality of light-emitting devices, and an edge region that surrounds
the display region; and

a thin-film encapsulation layer disposed on the display region and the edge region of the substrate, wherein the thin-film
encapsulation layer comprises a plurality of inorganic films and at least one organic film disposed between the plurality
of inorganic films, at least one of the plurality of the inorganic films including inorganic patterns that are spatially separated
from each other.

US Pat. No. 9,100,645

PIXEL, STEREOPSIS DISPLAY DEVICE, AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A stereopsis display device, comprising:
a scan driver, transmitting a plurality of scan signals to a plurality of scan lines;
a gate driver, transmitting a plurality of gate signals to a plurality of gate lines;
a data driver, transmitting a plurality of data signals to a plurality of data lines;
a controller controlling the scan driver, the gate driver, and the data driver, generating a first image data signal to be
displayed for a first image period and a second image data signal to be displayed for a second image period respectively,
during one frame, and supplying the first and second image data signals to the data driver; and

a display unit, including a plurality of pixels to alternatively display the first image data signal and the second image
data signal, the plurality of pixels connected to the plurality of scan lines, the plurality of gate lines, and the plurality
of data lines, wherein:

the plurality of pixels simultaneously emit light according to the first image data signal during the first image period,
and the plurality of pixels sequentially write the second image data signal during the first image period, and

the plurality of pixels simultaneously emit light according to the second image data signal during the second image period,
and the plurality of pixels sequentially write a first image data signal of a next frame during the second image period.

US Pat. No. 9,337,428

DONOR MASK AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY APPARATUS USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of manufacturing an organic light-emitting display apparatus, the method comprising:
preparing a first substrate comprising a plurality of pixel electrodes;
preparing a second substrate comprising a plurality of pixel electrodes;
preparing a donor mask comprising a base substrate, a light to heat conversion layer disposed on the base substrate, a reflection
layer disposed between the base substrate and the light to heat conversion layer and comprising a through hole corresponding
to a first transfer region, a non-transfer region having a first reflection layer thickness, and a second transfer region
having a second reflection layer thickness smaller than the first thickness;

depositing a transfer layer on the light to heat conversion layer of the donor mask;
aligning the first substrate and the donor mask;
transferring a portion of the transfer layer corresponding to the through hole of the reflection layer of the donor mask onto
a part of the plurality of pixel electrodes on the first substrate;

aligning the second substrate and the donor mask; and
transferring a portion of the transfer layer corresponding to the second transfer region of the transfer layer of the donor
mask onto a part of the plurality of pixel electrodes on the second substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,208,719

DISPLAY DEVICE AND ACTIVE MATRIX DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method for driving a display device comprising:
applying a first voltage of a predetermined level to an anode of a plurality of organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) included
in a plurality of pixels;

driving a plurality of driving transistors to be connected to at least one diode of the plurality of OLEDs;
transmitting a first power source voltage of a logic high level to an anode of the plurality of OLEDs to compensate a threshold
voltage of the plurality of driving transistors;

applying a data voltage to a plurality of pixels to write data to the plurality of pixels, thereby turning on the plurality
of driving transistors;

changing a second power source voltage applied to the cathode of the plurality of OLEDs to a second voltage corresponding
to the logic low level while the plurality of driving transistors are turned on, thereby emitting light from the plurality
of OLEDs; and

applying a scan signal of the logic low level voltage to the anode of the plurality of OLEDs to reset the anode of the plurality
of OLEDs,

wherein the compensating the threshold voltage of the plurality of driving transistors includes:
applying a scan signal corresponding to a logic high level voltage to the anode of the plurality of OLEDs.

US Pat. No. 9,208,727

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display device, comprising:
a plurality of pixels formed in a region defined by intersections of a plurality of scan lines and a plurality of data lines,
the pixels being configured to control an amount of current flowing from a first power source to a second power source through
an organic light emitting diode in response to at least a data signal; and

an initialization power unit configured to supply an initialization power to a driving transistor of each of the plurality
of pixels, wherein the initialization power unit is configured to control a voltage of the initialization power to maintain
a constant voltage difference between the second power source and the initialization power,

wherein each of the pixels further comprises a first transistor directly connected between the organic light emitting diode
and the initialization power voltage, each first transistor being configured such that leakage current flowing therethrough
is steady with respect to changes in the load to the pixels.

US Pat. No. 9,196,747

LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY AND THIN FILM TRANSISTOR (TFT)

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A light emitting display, comprising:
at least one data line adapted to transmit a data signal;
at least one scanning line adapted to transmit a selected signal;
at least one pixel electrically connected to the data line and the scanning line, the pixel comprising:
a first Thin Film Transistor (TFT) adapted to respond to the selected signal and to transmit the data signal to an organic
light emitting diode;

a capacitor electrically connected to the first TFT and adapted to store a voltage corresponding to the transmitted data signal;
a second Thin Film Transistor (TFT) connected to the capacitor and adapted to supply the organic light emitting diode with
a current corresponding to the data signal selected by the selected signal;

the first TFT having a semiconductor layer forming a channel region, a drain region and a source region, the channel region
having first and second widths the second width being smaller than the first width, the source region having the first width
and the drain region having the second width, the first TFT having transfer characteristics different from the second TFT;
and

a threshold voltage compensation circuit compensating a threshold voltage of the second TFT, the threshold voltage compensation
circuit selectively transmitting an electrical current to the organic light emitting diode in response to a light emitting
controlling signal transmitted through a light emitting controlling line, the threshold voltage compensation circuit comprising:

a third Thin Film Transistor (TFT), responsive to a scanning line signal, having a drain electrode connected to a first electrode
of the capacitor and to a gate electrode of the second TFT, a source electrode of the third TFT being connected to a gate
electrode of the third TFT;

a fourth Thin Film Transistor (TFT), adapted to respond to the selected signal, having a drain electrode connected to the
gate electrode of the second TFT, a source electrode of the fourth TFT being connected to a drain electrode of the second
TFT, and a gate electrode receiving the selected signal, the gate electrode of the fourth TFT being connected to a gate electrode
of the first TFT;

a fifth Thin Film Transistor (TFT) having a drain electrode connected to a drain electrode of the first TFT, a source electrode
connected to a second electrode of the capacitor and a first power line, and a gate electrode connected to the light emitting
controlling line; and

a sixth Thin Film Transistor (TFT) having a source electrode connected to the drain electrode of the second TFT, a drain electrode
connected to an anode of the organic light emitting diode, and a gate electrode connected to the light emitting controlling
line.

US Pat. No. 9,123,816

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY SUBSTRATE, ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light-emitting display device comprising:
a substrate;
a first element layer on the substrate and comprising a first thin film transistor (TFT);
a first planarization layer on the first element layer;
a second element layer on the first planarization layer and comprising a capacitor, the capacitor being electrically coupled
to a gate of the first TFT; and

an organic light-emitting diode (OLED) on the second element layer and configured to be insulated from the second element
layer.

US Pat. No. 9,123,873

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A thin film transistor array panel for use in a display device and comprising:
a substrate having a display area through which image forming light rays of the display device will pass and a peripheral
area disposed near the display area and through which image forming light rays of the display device will not pass;

a gate line positioned in the display area of the substrate;
a gate pad connected to the gate line and positioned in the peripheral area of the substrate;
a gate insulating layer positioned on the gate line and the gate pad;
a data line and a drain electrode positioned in the display area of the substrate;
a data pad connected to the data line and positioned in the peripheral area of the substrate and on the gate insulating layer;
a first passivation layer having a first contact hole defined therethrough for exposing a portion of the drain electrode;
a first field generating electrode connected to the drain electrode through the first contact hole of the first passivation
layer;

a second passivation layer positioned on the first field generating electrode; and
a second field generating electrode positioned on the second passivation layer,
wherein the first field generating electrode include a portion positioned in the first contact hole covered by the second
passivation layer,

wherein the gate insulating layer, the first passivation layer, and the second passivation layer have second contact hole
extending therethrough and positioned in the peripheral area for exposing the gate pad, and

wherein the first passivation layer and the second passivation layer have a third contact hole extending therethrough and
positioned in the peripheral area for exposing the data pad.

US Pat. No. 9,444,070

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display device comprising:
a cover window having a first surface and a second surface, the first surface having a receiving recess and the second surface
being a planar surface, the receiving recess having a bottom surface and a side surface inclined with respect to the bottom
surface and the receiving recess having a depth;

a display panel assembly in the receiving recess, the display panel assembly comprising:
a first substrate having a pixel and a gate driver to drive the pixel; and
a second substrate facing the first substrate;
an adhesive layer between the bottom surface and the display panel assembly and coupling the bottom surface to the display
panel assembly, the display panel assembly and the adhesive layer having a total thickness less than or equal to the depth
of the receiving recess; and

a sealing part between the side surface and the display panel assembly to couple the side surface and the display panel assembly.

US Pat. No. 9,439,315

DISPLAY DEVICE, AND METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device comprising:
a cover window comprising a curved portion; and
a display panel smaller in at least one of length or width than the cover window and laminated on a flat portion of the cover
window.

US Pat. No. 9,242,894

WINDOW FOR DISPLAY DEVICE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A window for a display device, comprising
a display device window mother substrate; and
a color layer on the display device window mother substrate,
wherein the color layer comprises:
a transparent ink layer on the display device window mother substrate,
the transparent ink layer comprising a transparent ink in which a pigment particulate is disposed, the pigment particulate
comprising a metal material,

a solid color layer on the transparent ink layer, and
a shield ink layer on the solid color layer.

US Pat. No. 9,146,418

DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device comprising:
an organic light emitting display unit formed on a first substrate, the organic light emitting display unit comprising first
and second electrodes facing each other, and an organic emissive layer formed between the first and second electrodes; and

a liquid crystal display unit comprising:
a common electrode, wherein the common electrode is the second electrode of the organic light emitting display unit,
a liquid crystal display (LCD) thin film transistor (TFT) formed on a second substrate facing the first substrate, the LCD
TFT comprising a pixel electrode, and

a liquid crystal layer including liquid crystals, the liquid crystal layer formed between the first and second substrates,
wherein an electrical potential difference between the pixel electrode and the second electrode rotates the liquid crystals,
wherein a resonance structure of the organic light emitting display unit enables the liquid crystal display unit to form an
image in a color reflected from each pixel of the organic light emitting display unit.

US Pat. No. 9,059,113

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light-emitting device comprising:
a substrate;
a first electrode layer and a second electrode layer on the substrate and parallel to the substrate, the first and second
electrode layers facing each other;

an emission layer between the first electrode layer and the second electrode layer,
wherein the emission layer comprises a first emission region, a second emission region, and a third emission region,
wherein the emission layer comprises a first common emission layer in the first emission region, the second emission region,
and the third emission region; a second emission layer in the second emission region between the first common emission layer
and the second electrode layer; and a third emission layer in the third emission region between the first common emission
layer and the second electrode layer, and

wherein the first common emission layer comprises a first host, a first dopant, and a p-type dopant.

US Pat. No. 9,276,172

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of manufacturing a display device, comprising:
surface treating a first region on a first surface of a carrier substrate while leaving a second region of the carrier substrate
untreated;

coupling a mother substrate with the carrier substrate by static electricity existing in the second region;
forming a thin film on the mother substrate;
disposing an oil in the first region; and
separating the carrier substrate and the mother substrate by using the first region as an initial separation point,
wherein the second region is not surface treated and is disposed at an interface between the carrier substrate and the mother
substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,398,686

TAPE PACKAGE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A tape package comprising:
a base substrate comprising a signal transmitting area, and a protruding area protruded from the signal transmitting area;
an integrated circuit chip mounted on the base substrate; and
a lead line disposed on the base substrate and comprising:
a first portion electrically connected with the integrated circuit chip;
a second portion electrically connected with the first portion and extending in a first direction; and
a third portion electrically connected with the second portion and extending in a second direction crossing the first direction.

US Pat. No. 9,391,125

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY INCLUDING DUMMY CIRCUIT PORTIONS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light emitting diode display, comprising:
a substrate including a display unit displaying an image and a peripheral portion surrounding the display unit;
a plurality of scan lines on the substrate and extending in a first direction;
a plurality of data lines intersecting the scan lines and extending in a second direction;
a plurality of pixels in the display unit, each pixel including a pixel circuit portion connected to a corresponding scan
line and a corresponding data line, and an organic light emitting diode connected to the pixel circuit portion;

a plurality of first dummy lines in the display unit and extending in the first direction;
at least one second dummy line in the peripheral portion and extending in the second direction;
a plurality of dummy circuit portions on the peripheral portion, the plurality of dummy circuit portions directly connected
to a corresponding first dummy line and connected to the at least one second dummy line;

a plurality of driving pads on the peripheral portion and connected to end portions of the plurality of data lines;
at least one dummy driving pad on the peripheral portion and connected to an end portion of the at least one second dummy
line; and

a driving circuit configured to transmit a data signal to the plurality of driving pads and to the at least one dummy driving
pad,

wherein the pixel circuit portion includes a plurality of thin film transistors and capacitors, and the dummy circuit portion
and the pixel circuit portion have a circuit of a same structure.

US Pat. No. 9,288,869

STYRYL-BASED COMPOUND, COMPOSITION CONTAINING STYRYL-BASED COMPOUND, AND ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE INCLUDING STYRYL-BASED COMPOUND

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A styryl-based compound represented by any one of Formulae 1A through 1I below:

wherein Z1 through Z3 are each independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen; deuterium; a halogen atom; a hydroxyl group; a cyano
group; a nitro group; an amino group; an amidino group; hydrazine; hydrazone; a carboxyl group or a salt thereof; a sulfonic
acid group or a salt thereof; a phosphoric acid or a salt thereof; a C1-C10 alkyl group; a C1-C10 alkoxy group; a phenyl group; a naphthyl group; a fluorenyl group; a phenanthrenyl group; an anthryl group; an triphenylenyl
group; a pyrenyl group; a chrysenyl group; an imidazolyl group: an imidazolynyl group; an imidazopyridinyl group; an imidazopyrimidinyl
group; a pyridinyl group; a pyrazinyl group; a pyrimidinyl group; an indolyl group; and a phenyl group, a naphthyl group,
a fluorenyl group, a phenanthrenyl group, an anthryl group, an triphenylenyl group, a pyrenyl group, a chrysenyl group, an
imidazolyl group, an imidazolynyl group, an imidazopyridinyl group, an imidazopyrimidinyl group, a pyridinyl group, a pyrazinyl
group, a pyrimidinyl group, and an indolyl group that are substituted with at least one of deuterium, a halogen atom, a hydroxyl
group, a cyano group, a nitro group, an amino group, an amidino group, hydrazine, hydrazone, a carboxyl group or a salt thereof,
a sulfonic acid group or a salt thereof, a phosphoric acid or a salt thereof, a C1-C10 alkyl group, and a C1-C10 alkoxy group;

two or more neighboring substituents from among Z1 through Z3 are optionally fused with each other or are optionally connected by a single bond;

T1 is O or S;

p is an integer of 1 to 7; and
q is an integer of 1 to 4;
Ar1 and Ar2 are each independently a substituted or unsubstituted C6-C60 aryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted C2-C60 heteroaryl group;

L1 and L2 are each independently a substituted or unsubstituted C6-C60 arylene group, or a substituted or unsubstituted C2-C60 heteroarylene group; and

a and b are each independently an integer of 0 to 5.

US Pat. No. 9,116,401

HORIZONTAL STRIPE LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a first substrate;
a second substrate facing the first substrate;
a gate line disposed on the second substrate and extended in a first direction;
a data line disposed on the second substrate and extended in a second direction different from the first direction;
a thin film transistor connected to the gate line and to the data line;
a pixel electrode connected to the thin film transistor;
a plurality of storage lines disposed along at least one of the first direction and the second direction;
a storage supply line connected to the plurality of storage lines; and
a sealing member overlapping the storage supply line.

US Pat. No. 9,391,124

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor disposed on the substrate;
a first electrode disposed on the thin film transistor and electrically connected to the thin film transistor;
a second electrode facing the first electrode;
an emission layer disposed between the first electrode and the second electrode;
a first auxiliary layer disposed between the first electrode and the emission layer;
an electron transport layer disposed between the emission layer and the second electrode;
a first buffer layer disposed between the electron transport layer and the second electrode,
wherein the first buffer layer comprises at least one selected from the group consisting of LiF, Yb, WO3, MoOx, Liq and Mg,

wherein the emission layer comprises a red light emitting layer, a green light emitting layer, and a blue light emitting layer,
wherein the emission layer further comprises a second auxiliary layer disposed at a lower end of the blue light emitting layer,
and

wherein each of the red light emitting layer and the green light emitting layer is non-overlapped with the second auxiliary
layer in a thickness direction of the organic light emitting diode display.

US Pat. No. 9,281,418

CAPACITOR

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A capacitor, comprising:
an active layer;
a gate insulation layer on the active layer;
a gate electrode on the gate insulation layer;
an interlayer insulating layer on the gate electrode;
a first electrode on the interlayer insulating layer and connected to the active layer through at least one first contact
hole; and

a second electrode on the interlayer insulating layer and connected to the gate electrode through a second contact hole.

US Pat. No. 9,349,989

ORGANIC LUMINESCENCE EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display apparatus comprising:
an organic light-emitting unit comprising a top electrode and a bottom electrode disposed on a substrate;
a moisture absorbing layer disposed on the organic light-emitting unit; and
at least one inorganic layer, which is disposed on the moisture absorbing layer including a low temperature viscosity transition
(LVT) inorganic material;

wherein the temperature for viscosity transition of the LVT inorganic material is lower than the denaturation temperature
of a material included in the organic light-emitting unit; and

wherein the moisture absorbing layer comprises a metal having the same or greater reactivity as that of the metal included
in the top electrode of the organic light-emitting unit.

US Pat. No. 9,245,463

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a first substrate including an adhesive area, fiber bundles, and a base material which is impregnated between the fiber bundles;
a second substrate including an adhesive area, fiber bundles, and a base material which is impregnated between the fiber bundles;
a pixel layer between the first substrate and the second substrate, and including a display area; and
an adhesive part between the first substrate and the second substrate and in each of the adhesive areas of the first substrate
and the second substrate, wherein the adhesive part seals the pixel layer between the first substrate and the second substrate,

wherein
the adhesive area of at least one of the first and second substrates including the fiber bundles includes an exposure area
in which an exterior of the respective fiber bundles is exposed and an interior of the respective bundles is not exposed,
and

the adhesive part contacts the exterior of the respective fiber bundles exposed at the exposure area in which the interior
of the respective bundles is not exposed.

US Pat. No. 9,474,125

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a first substrate that is curved;
a display unit on the first substrate; and
a second substrate that covers the display unit, is curved, and faces the first substrate,
one or more of edges of the first substrate or edges of the second substrate being at least partially chamfered.

US Pat. No. 9,390,669

DISPLAY DEVICE AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A liquid crystal display comprising:
a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix, each pixel including a first subpixel and a second subpixel;
a plurality of first gate lines connected to the first subpixels and transmitting first gate-on voltages;
a plurality of second gate lines connected to the second subpixels and transmitting second gate-on voltages;
a plurality of data lines intersecting the first and the second gate lines, connected to the first and the second subpixels,
and transmitting data voltages;

a reference voltage generating circuit generating a plurality of reference voltages that have periodically changing magnitude;
a gray voltage generating circuit generating a plurality of gray voltages based on the reference voltages supplied from the
reference voltage generating circuit

a data driver selecting data voltages corresponding to image data from the gray voltages supplied from the gray voltage generating
circuit and applying the data voltages to the data lines; and

a gate driver sequentially applying the first and the second gate-on voltages to the first and the second gate lines.

US Pat. No. 9,305,489

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display comprising a plurality of pixels, wherein at least one of the pixels comprises:
a light emitting portion comprising:
an emission layer configured to generate light,
a pixel electrode, and
an opposing electrode facing the pixel electrode, the emission layer being between the pixel electrode and the opposing electrode
in a first direction and forming the light emitting portion, and

a light outputting portion at a side of the light emitting portion in a second direction crossing the first direction and
configured to allow more of the light to be outputted therefrom than is outputted from the light emitting portion.

US Pat. No. 9,301,389

DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a flexible display panel configured to display an image; and
a bending control portion including a plurality of blocks on a rear side of the display panel, the plurality of blocks being
connected to each other via pin units and rotated toward the display panel at a predetermined angle,

wherein first side surfaces of the blocks are spaced part from each other at a first distance, first side surfaces of the
blocks being adjacent to front surfaces of the blocks facing the display panel,

wherein second side surfaces of the blocks are adjacent to each other and substantially parallel to each other, the second
side surfaces of the blocks being adjacent to rear surfaces of the blocks opposite the front surfaces of the blocks,

wherein the blocks are rotatable toward the display panel around the pin units with respect to a border therebetween, such
that the first distance decreases,

wherein the plurality of blocks includes:
a first block connected to a center portion of the display panel,
a plurality of second blocks disposed at a first side of the first block and arranged in a first direction, and
a plurality of third blocks disposed at a second side of the first block and arranged in the first direction to be symmetrical
with the second blocks, and

wherein the bending control portion further includes a first and a second block driving units at an upper and at a lower portions
of the rear surface of the first block and rotating the first block, the second blocks and the third blocks.

US Pat. No. 9,244,216

BACKLIGHT ASSEMBLY AND DISPLAY DEVICE HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A backlight assembly comprising:
a light guide plate having a recessed stepped portion disposed at a side of the light guide plate;
an optical sheet disposed over the light guide plate; and
a receiving container which receives the light guide plate and the optical sheet,
the receiving container including a bottom plate and a sidewall that extends upwardly from edge portions of the bottom plate,
the receiving container further including a protrusion portion, of which at least a portion is disposed in the recessed stepped
portion of the light guide plate, the protrusion portion protruding from the receiving container in first direction such that
a thickness of the bottom plate is substantially same as a thickness of the at least a portion of the protrusion portion disposed
in the recessed stepped portion of the light guide plate,

wherein the receiving container further includes a fixing boss extending upwardly and continuously from an upper end of a
side surface of the protrusion portion, wherein the side surface of the protrusion portion faces a side surface of the light
guide plate.

US Pat. No. 9,246,109

COMPOUND AND ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

7. An organic light-emitting device, comprising:
a first electrode;
a second electrode; and
an organic layer between the first electrode and the second electrode, wherein the organic layer includes the compound of
claim 1.

US Pat. No. 9,208,718

METHOD OF COMPENSATING GAMMA REFERENCE VOLTAGES

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method of compensating gamma reference voltages, the method comprising:
setting a first emission signal on-duty ratio, a second emission signal on-duty ratio, and a third emission signal on-duty
ratio that have different values in a range from 0% to 100%, a value of the first emission signal on-duty ratio being greater
than a value of the second emission signal on-duty ratio, the value of the second emission signal on-duty ratio being greater
than a value of the third emission signal on-duty ratio;

setting data offsets for the first through third emission signal on-duty ratios, each of the data offsets being based on a
color shift, the color shift being caused according to the first through third emission signal on-duty ratios;

obtaining an average data offset by calculating an average of the data offsets;
generating a first compensation gamma reference voltage corresponding to the first emission signal on-duty ratio by multiplying
a gamma reference voltage by the average data offset;

generating a second compensation gamma reference voltage corresponding to the second emission signal on-duty ratio by multiplying
the first compensation gamma reference voltage by the average data offset;

generating a third compensation gamma reference voltage corresponding to the third emission signal on-duty ratio by multiplying
the second compensation gamma reference voltage by the average data offset; and

applying the first through third compensation gamma reference voltages to an organic light emitting display (OLED) panel in
dimming ranges that include the first through third emission signal on-duty ratios, respectively.

US Pat. No. 9,170,457

LIQUID CRYSTAL LENS PANEL AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A liquid crystal lens panel comprising:
a first lens substrate comprising:
a common electrode;
an active region,
an alignment region which overlaps an entire of the active region and extends further than the active region,
a seal line region which is outside of the alignment region,
a light blocking region which is between the seal line region and the alignment region, and
a peripheral region which surrounds the active region;
a second lens substrate which faces the first lens substrate and comprises a plurality of lens electrodes which is arranged
in the active region;

an alignment layer in the alignment region
a sealant in the seal line region;
a light blocking pattern in the light blocking region;
liquid crystal in a cell gap between the first lens substrate and the second lens substrate, and in the active, alignment
and light blocking regions; and

a plurality of column spacers in the cell gap between the first lens substrate and the second lens substrate, wherein the
plurality of columns spacers in the cell gap maintains the cell gap,

wherein
the plurality of column spacers in the cell gap comprises:
a plurality of first column spacers in the active region, overlapping a portion of the plurality of lens electrodes, wherein
the portion of the plurality of lens electrodes has a size greater than the plurality of first column spacers; and

a plurality of second column spacers in a portion of the alignment region which overlaps the peripheral region.

US Pat. No. 9,526,166

BEZEL STRUCTURE FOR A DISPLAY DEVICE AND DISPLAY DEVICE HAVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A bezel structure for a display device, the bezel structure comprising:
a first resin layer, the first resin layer being curable by ultraviolet radiation;
a first ink layer on the first resin layer, the first ink layer including a non-volatile solvent;
a second resin layer on the first ink layer,
a second ink layer on the second resin layer, the second ink layer including a non-volatile solvent and the second resin layer
preventing an uncured portion of the first resin layer from permeating into a cavity in the second ink layer; and

an upper structure on the second ink layer.

US Pat. No. 9,307,584

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE WITH SUBSTANTIALLY POLYGONAL SUB-PIXELS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display device comprising:
a plurality of sub-pixels, at least one of the sub-pixels being a substantially polygon-shaped, each of the sub-pixels comprising
a corresponding one of a plurality of organic light emitting devices,

wherein the plurality of sub-pixels comprises:
a plurality of first sub-pixels for emitting light of a first color;
a plurality of second sub-pixels for emitting light of a second color; and
a plurality of third sub-pixels for emitting light of a third color, and
wherein centers of adjacent ones of the first, second, and third sub-pixels having no intervening sub-pixels therebetween
form a triangle having one of three sides that is different from the other two of the sides,

wherein the plurality of sub-pixels are arranged in first and second columns along a first direction, each of the columns
extending in a second direction substantially perpendicular to the first direction and having only one of the sub-pixels in
each row, each of the first columns comprising at least one of the first sub-pixels, each of the second columns comprising
at least one of the second sub-pixels and at least one of the third sub-pixels, and

wherein the organic light emitting devices in each of the first columns do not overlap along the second direction with the
organic light emitting devices in any of the second columns.

US Pat. No. 9,307,644

CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY WITH AN ASYMMETRICALLY DISPOSED ALIGNMENT UNIT

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A connector assembly comprising:
a socket connector comprising:
a socket housing;
a plurality of first terminals spaced apart from each other in a first direction of the socket housing; and
a first alignment unit which protrudes from the socket housing and is asymmetrically disposed with respect to a virtual line
which passes through a center of the socket housing in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction; and

a plug connector which is coupled to the socket connector and comprises:
a plug housing;
a plurality of second terminals spaced apart from each other in the first direction of the plug housing and respectively coupled
to the plurality of first terminals; and

a second alignment unit disposed on the plug housing and coupled to the first alignment unit.

US Pat. No. 9,301,400

APPARATUS FOR USE IN FABRICATING TOUCH SCREEN PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An apparatus for use in fabricating a touch screen panel, the apparatus comprising:
a substrate support configured to support a substrate thereon; and
a blanket roll being rotatable about a rotational axis and movable and comprising a plurality of printing patterns on a circumferential
surface, the blanket roll configured to print a plurality of material patterns on the substrate while rotating over the substrate,

wherein the circumferential surface of the blanket roll comprises
a first circumferential area, a second circumferential area and a third circumferential area arranged in sequence along a
circumferential direction about the rotational axis,

wherein the first circumferential area comprises a first pattern for printing a first conductive component over the substrate,
wherein the second circumferential area comprises a second pattern for printing an insulating component over at least part
of the first conductive component,

wherein the third circumferential area comprises a third pattern for printing a second conductive component over at least
part of the insulating component.

US Pat. No. 9,231,030

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light-emitting display device, comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor formed on the substrate;
a first insulating layer that covers the thin film transistor;
a first electrode that is formed on the first insulating layer and is electrically connected to the thin film transistor;
a second insulating layer that is formed on the first insulating layer to cover the first electrode and has an opening exposing
a part of the first electrode;

an organic emission layer that is formed on a part of the second insulating layer and on the first electrode;
a second electrode that is formed on the second insulating layer and the organic emission layer;
a first auxiliary layer that is formed in a first region on the second electrode and has a first edge;
a third electrode that is formed in a second region, which is a region other than the first region, on the second electrode;
and

a second auxiliary layer that is formed on at least the first region and has a refractive index higher than that of the first
auxiliary layer, the second auxiliary layer directly contacts the third electrode, and the first and second auxiliary layers
have a substantially uniform thickness in the first region, in which the second auxiliary layer is thicker than the first
auxiliary layer, the second auxiliary layer contacts the first auxiliary layer, and the second auxiliary layer and the first
auxiliary layer are formed with different organic materials.

US Pat. No. 9,301,428

DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a display panel which displays an image in a display area thereof;
a driver which is electrically connected to the display panel, and applies a control signal to the display panel and controls
an operation of the display panel;

a first cover member which covers the display panel and comprises a nonmetal material; and
a heat discharge member which is coupled to the first cover member, contacts the driver and discharges a heat from the driver,
wherein
the first cover member further comprises:
a cover portion which covers an area of the display panel except for the display area,
an opening which is defined in the cover portion and exposes the display area of the display panel,
a side wall portion which is connected with the cover portion and is extended along edges of the cover portion, and
a rib which is connected with the cover portion and spaced apart from the side wall portion to be coupled to the heat discharge
member, the rib defining:

a first outer surface thereof facing the driver, and
a second outer surface thereof opposite to the first outer surface thereof; and
the heat discharge member covers the second outer surface of the rib which is opposite to the first outer surface thereof
which faces the driver.

US Pat. No. 9,281,349

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display device comprising:
a substrate including a thin film transistor (TFT) formed thereon, wherein the TFT includes an active layer, a gate electrode,
a source electrode and a drain electrode, a first insulating layer disposed between the active layer and the gate electrode,
and a second insulating layer disposed between the gate electrode, and the source and drain electrodes;

a pad electrode including a first pad layer, which is disposed on a same layer as that where the source electrode and the
drain electrode are formed, and a second pad layer disposed on the first pad layer;

a bonding assistant layer formed on the substrate;
a third insulating layer formed on the bonding assistant layer and including a first opening;
a pixel electrode formed in the first opening of the third insulating layer and electrically coupled to one of the source
electrode and the drain electrode;

a fourth insulating layer that is formed on the pixel electrode so as to cover a peripheral end portion of the pixel electrode
and define a pixel through a second opening at a location corresponding to the first opening of the third insulating layer;

an emissive layer disposed on the pixel electrode; and
an opposite electrode disposed on the emissive layer.

US Pat. No. 9,224,357

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COMPENSATING IMAGE OF DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An image compensation apparatus of a display device comprising a display panel that displays an image according to a data
signal, the image compensation apparatus comprising:
a scatterometer configured to analyze luminance of a display image according to a test initialization voltage and a test data
voltage applied to a plurality of pixels included in the display panel and to measure a deviation of a threshold voltage of
a driving transistor of the plurality of pixels;

a voltage controller configured to divide the display panel into a predetermined area according to a deviation of a threshold
voltage of the driving transistor and to calculate different initialization voltages that initialize driving of a plurality
of pixels included in the area on a predetermined area basis; and

an initialization voltage supplier configured to apply a corresponding initialization voltage calculated in the voltage controller
to a plurality of pixels included in the predetermined area,

wherein the initialization voltage is applied to a gate electrode of a driving transistor of each of the plurality of pixels
before a data voltage is applied to each of the plurality of pixels,

wherein the voltage controller is configured to calculate each of the different initialization voltages that initialize driving
of the plurality of pixels in the area on the predetermined area basis as a voltage value for corresponding end points of
a compensation period of a threshold voltage of a driving transistor of a plurality of pixels included in the predetermined
area,

wherein the initialization voltage supplier comprises a plurality of resistors coupled in series, and is configured to divide
a predetermined reference voltage into different initialization voltage values calculated in the voltage controller, and to
supply the different initialization voltage values through an initialization voltage wire connected to each of the plurality
of pixels, and

wherein each of the plurality of pixels comprises:
an organic light emitting diode (OLED) configured to emit light according to a driving current corresponding to a data signal;
a driving transistor configured to transfer a driving current corresponding to the data signal to the OLED;
a switching transistor configured to transfer a data voltage according to the data signal to a gate electrode of the driving
transistor;

a threshold voltage compensation transistor configured to diode-connect a gate electrode and a drain electrode of the driving
transistor; and

an initialization transistor configured to apply a corresponding initialization voltage calculated in the voltage controller
to the gate electrode of the driving transistor.

US Pat. No. 9,261,725

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A liquid crystal display comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor disposed on the substrate;
a pixel electrode connected to a terminal of the thin film transistor;
a roof layer disposed to face the pixel electrode; and
a capping layer disposed on the roof layer, wherein a plurality of microcavities each having a respective liquid crystal injection
hole and each being formed between the pixel electrode and the roof layer, the microcavities including liquid crystal materials,

wherein the capping layer is patterned to include a first region and a second region, the liquid crystal injection holes being
entirely covered by capping material forming the capping layer in the first region, and the capping layer being opened at
the second region corresponding to the roof layer so that the second region is not covered by the capping material, and wherein
the first region and the second region extend in parallel to one another.

US Pat. No. 9,391,127

DISPLAY DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device for controlling light transmittance, the display device comprising:
a transparent display, including:
a plurality of pixels each comprising a first region that includes an organic light-emitting diode (OLED); and
a second region configured to transmit external light,
wherein the OLED includes i) a first electrode disposed in the first region of each pixel, ii) an organic layer comprising
an organic emission layer, wherein the organic layer is disposed over the first electrode, and iii) a second electrode substantially
covering the organic layer and is electrically connected to the pixels;

a first polarizer disposed over one side of an optical path of light emitted from the transparent display; and
a second polarizer, disposed over the opposite side of the optical path of the emitted light, wherein the second polarizer
is configured to polarize the output of the first polarizer,

wherein the second region includes a liquid crystal device disposed between the first and second polarizers, wherein the first
and second regions do not overlap in the direction of light emission.

US Pat. No. 9,455,278

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A thin film transistor array panel comprising:
a substrate;
a gate line disposed on the substrate and including a first connection member of a gate driver region and a gate electrode
of a display area;

a gate insulating layer disposed on the substrate and having a first contact hole exposing the first connection member;
a semiconductor layer disposed on a region of the gate insulating layer;
a data line disposed on the gate insulating layer and the semiconductor layer and including a drain electrode, a source electrode,
and a second connection member connected to the first connection member through the first contact hole;

a passivation layer disposed on the data line, the source electrode, the drain electrode, and the second connection member;
and

a pixel electrode disposed on the passivation layer and electrically connected to the drain electrode,
wherein a horizontal width of the first contact hole is in a range of 1 to 2 ?m.

US Pat. No. 9,391,123

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display comprising a plurality of pixels, at least one pixel including:
a first light emission region having a first area A1 and a first perimeter P1; and

a second light emission region disposed neighboring the first light emission region and having a second area A2 and a second perimeter P2, the second area A2 of the second light emission region being different from the first area A1 of the first light emission region, wherein

the first area A1, the first perimeter P1, the second area A2, and the second perimeter P2 satisfy an equation A1*P2=A2*P1 such that an area ratio of the first area A1 to the second area A2 is constant.

US Pat. No. 9,301,377

CIRCUIT FOR PREVENTING STATIC ELECTRICITY OF A DISPLAY PANEL AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A static electricity preventing circuit, comprising:
a power source voltage supply unit configured to apply a power source voltage to drive a display panel, wherein the power
source voltage includes a first power source voltage and a second voltage power source voltage less than the first power source
voltage, and wherein the display panel comprises a plurality of pixels respectively configured to display one or more images
through light emission according to one or more data voltages of a plurality of image data signals;

a signal wire unit configured to transmit a plurality of lighting test signals for a lighting test of the plurality of pixels
included in the display panel; and

a resistor unit positioned between the power source voltage supply unit and the signal wire unit and configured to discharge
static electricity generated in the signal wire unit through the power source voltage supply unit when a voltage level of
the static electricity is greater than a reference voltage,

wherein the resistor unit comprises:
an interlayer insulation layer having a plurality of first contact holes and a plurality of second contact holes formed therethrough;
a semiconductor layer including a source region, a drain region, and an intrinsic semiconductor region interposed between
the source and drain regions, wherein the source region is connected to the signal wire unit via a first connection wire passing
through the first contact holes, and wherein the drain region is connected to the first power source voltage via a second
connection wire passing through the second contact holes;

a gate insulation layer formed over the semiconductor layer and formed below the interlayer insulation layer; and
a gate metal layer formed over the gate insulation layer, wherein the gate metal layer overlaps the intrinsic semiconductor
region of the semiconductor layer in the depth dimension of the resistor unit.

US Pat. No. 9,279,988

THREE DIMENSIONAL IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A three dimensional image display apparatus comprising:
a panel unit comprising an optical panel which sorts a left eye image and a right eye image, and a display panel which is
disposed on the optical panel, wherein in a top plan view, a portion of the optical panel is exposed from the display panel
at a side end surface of the display panel;

a receiving container comprising a mold frame of which an inner surface of a sidewall of the mold frame faces the side end
surface of the display panel at which the portion of the optical panel unit is exposed by the display panel; and

an anti-shock part between the side end surface of the display panel at which the portion of optical panel unit is exposed
by the display panel, and the mold frame sidewall inner surface which faces the side end surface of the display panel at which
the portion of the optical panel unit is exposed by the display panel, the anti-shock part overlapping the exposed portion
of the optical panel,

wherein the anti-shock part restricts movement of the panel unit toward the mold frame sidewall of the receiving container.

US Pat. No. 9,281,406

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR SUBSTRATE, DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME, AND FABRICATING METHOD OF THE THIN FILM TRANSISTOR SUBSTRATE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

9. A thin-film transistor substrate, comprising:
an insulating substrate including a display region, and a non-display region adjacent to the display region;
an oxide semiconductor pattern disposed on the insulating substrate and overlapped with the display region;
an alignment mark which is disposed on the insulating substrate, overlapped with the non-display region, and comprises:
a first layer disposed at the same vertical height as that of the oxide semiconductor pattern in a cross section; and
a mark layer disposed on the first layer;
a source electrode disposed on the oxide semiconductor pattern and at the same vertical height as that of the mark layer in
the cross section;

a drain electrode disposed on the oxide semiconductor pattern and spaced apart from the source electrode and at the same vertical
height as that of the mark layer in the cross section;

a gate electrode disposed on the oxide semiconductor pattern and electrically separated from the source and drain electrodes;
and

a pixel electrode connected to the drain electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,223,065

OPTICAL FILM AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light-emitting display device, comprising:
a base substrate;
a polarizing layer polarizing light which passes through the polarizing layer;
a phase-delay film changing a phase of light which passes through the phase-delay film, the phase-delay film disposed between
the base substrate and the polarizing layer;

an organic layer disposed between the base substrate and the phase-delay film; and
a plurality of diffusion modules disposed between the organic layer and the phase-delay film, the plurality of diffusion modules
disposed separately and spaced apart from each other.

US Pat. No. 9,420,684

APPARATUS FOR BLANKING A PRINTED CIRCUIT FILM

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An apparatus for blanking a printed circuit film including a tap integrated circuit from a base film including the printed
circuit film, comprising:
a lower plate;
an insert member on a top surface of the lower plate and overlapping a hit region of the base film, the hit region defined
by dimensions of the printed circuit film, the insert member including defined therein:

a first opening into which a puncher is inserted, the first opening including first and second sides parallel to a first direction
in a longitudinal direction of the base film, and third and fourth sides parallel to a second direction perpendicular to the
first direction;

a plurality of first pin holes at a same side of the first opening in the second direction, the plurality of first pin holes
at the same side of the first opening in the second direction defining a group of first pin holes; and

two groups of first pin holes, each of the groups defined by the plurality of first pin holes at the same side of the first
opening in the second direction, the two groups arranged separated from each other along the longitudinal direction of the
base film and adjacent to the first opening, a first pin hole within one of the two groups of first pin holes arranged separated
from each other along the longitudinal direction of the base film aligned with an auxiliary fixing-hole of the base film;

an upper plate which overlaps the lower plate and moves toward and away from the lower plate;
the puncher which protrudes from the upper plate and contacts the hit region of the base film, such that the printed circuit
film is separated from the base film; and

a fixing-pin which protrudes from the upper plate and is inserted in the auxiliary fixing-hole of the base film and in the
first pin hole within the one of the two groups of first pin holes arranged separated from each other along the longitudinal
direction of the base film aligned with the auxiliary fixing-hole, wherein the fixing-pin fixes a location of the base film
with respect to the insert member,

wherein the printed circuit film includes a first side parallel to the longitudinal direction of the base film, a second side
parallel to the first side, a third side perpendicular to the first and second sides, and a fourth side parallel to the third
side;

wherein the puncher separates the printed circuit film along the first to fourth sides; and
wherein the base film includes:
a reference fixing-hole which is collinear with a center line of the printed circuit film, the center line at the same distance
from the third side and the fourth side of the printed circuit board, and

a plurality of auxiliary fixing-holes which is separate from the reference fixing-hole at equal intervals along the longitudinal
direction of the base film; and

wherein the fixing-pin is inserted in one of the auxiliary fixing-holes, and
wherein a number of the groups of the first pin holes corresponds to a number of vertexes of the first opening, and a first
pin hole in one of the groups is adjacent to one of the vertexes of the first opening.

US Pat. No. 9,183,778

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display comprising:
a display unit comprising a plurality of pixels arranged in a plurality of rows and columns coupled to scan lines, control
lines, and data lines, wherein each of the pixels comprises an organic light emitting diode;

a control line driver for providing control signals to the pixels through the control lines; and
a power driver for applying a power, at different levels, to the pixels during a plurality of periods of one frame,
wherein the power comprises a first power applied to the pixels,
wherein each of the control signals is concurrently provided with each of the other control signals, at a turn-on level, directly
to a switch electrically coupled between the first power and the organic light emitting diode in a corresponding one of the
pixels,

wherein the power is concurrently provided to each of the pixels,
wherein the plurality of periods of one frame comprises a reset period, a threshold voltage sensing period, a scan period,
an emission period, and an emission turn-off period,

wherein the first power is applied at a low level during the reset period and the emission turn-off period,
wherein the first power is applied at a high level during the threshold voltage sensing period and the emission period, and
wherein the first power is applied at a level lower than the high level and higher than the low level during the scan period.

US Pat. No. 9,301,357

BACKLIGHT UNIT CONTROLLING CURRENT TO LIGHT SOURCE UNIT AND DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A backlight unit comprising:
a plurality of light source units which emits light; and
a plurality of light source driving integrated circuits which controls a brightness of the light source units, respectively,
wherein each of the light source driving integrated circuits comprises:
a current generator which generates a first current and a second current;
a current level controller which controls a current value of the first current in response to duty ratio information of a
pulse width modulation signal;

a voltage supply unit which outputs a voltage corresponding to the second current;
an output buffer unit which outputs the voltage provided from the voltage supply unit and maintained in a turned-on state
without being repeatedly turned on and off; and

a driving switch unit which drives the light source units to allow a current corresponding to the voltage provided from the
output buffer unit to flow through the light source units, and

wherein the second current has a current value substantially the same as the current value of the first current,
wherein the current generator comprises:
a current mirror unit which includes a current mirror and generates the first current and the second current; and
a variable resistor which has a resistance value controlled by the current level controller and controls the current value
of the first current, and

wherein the current level controller controls the resistance value of the variable resistor in response to the duty ratio
information of the pulse width modulation signal, and the resistance value of the variable resistor is substantially inversely
proportional to the duty ratio of the pulse width modulation signal.

US Pat. No. 9,263,434

ARRAY SUBSTRATE, DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An array substrate, comprising:
a substrate comprising a display area and a peripheral area, the display area displaying an image, the peripheral area surrounding
the display area;

a dummy pad extending along a first direction in the peripheral area, and comprising a first protrusion portion protruding
from an end portion of the dummy pad along the first direction;

a driving signal output line to provide a driving signal, the driving signal output line extending along a second direction
crossing with the first direction, and being disposed adjacent to the dummy pad;

a signal pad disposed substantially parallel with the dummy pad; and
an electrostatic capacitor disposed in the peripheral area between the signal pad and the display area and between the dummy
pad and the display area, the electrostatic capacitor being electrically connected to the dummy pad,

wherein the first protrusion portion comprises a plurality of protrusions disposed adjacent to each other with no other components
disposed therebetween.

US Pat. No. 9,257,288

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MONITORING CRYSTALLIZATION OF AMORPHOUS SILICON THIN FILM, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THIN FILM TRANSISTOR BY USING THE METHOD AND SYSTEM

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of manufacturing a thin film transistor (TFT), the method comprising:
irradiating light from a light source onto a monitoring amorphous silicon (a-Si) thin film to anneal the monitoring a-Si thin
film and concurrently measuring a Raman scattering spectrum of light irradiated from the light source and scattered by the
monitoring a-Si thin film;

calculating a crystallization characteristic value of the monitoring a-Si thin film based on the Raman scattering spectrum;
and

manufacturing a polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) TFT by preparing an a-Si thin film using conditions the same as those used
for the monitoring a-Si thin film when the crystallization characteristic value matches a reference characteristic value,

wherein the measuring of the Raman scattering spectrum of the light irradiated from the light source and scattered by the
monitoring a-Si thin film is performed at set time intervals, and

wherein the calculating of the crystallization characteristic value of the monitoring a-Si thin film comprises:
calculating a peak ratio between an amorphous Si peak and a polycrystalline Si peak from the Raman scattering spectrum at
each of the time intervals;

plotting the peak ratios to form a peak ratio pattern graph; and
calculating an attenuation parameter value of an exponential decay formula as the crystallization characteristic value by
using the peak ratio pattern graph.

US Pat. No. 9,526,146

MASK ASSEMBLY FABRICATION APPARATUS AND MASK ASSEMBLY FABRICATION METHOD USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A mask assembly fabrication apparatus, comprising:
a first vibration proof apparatus formed on a base surface;
a first surface plate formed on the first vibration proof apparatus;
at least one stage formed on the first surface plate;
a mask frame placed on the at least one stage;
a second vibration proof apparatus formed on the base surface and separate from the first vibration proof apparatus;
a second surface plate formed on the second vibration proof apparatus and separate from the first surface plate; and
a driving unit formed on the second surface plate and configured to move a mask, wherein the driving unit is not connected
to the first surface plate and the mask frame.

US Pat. No. 9,365,933

METHOD OF FORMING A FINE PATTERN

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of forming a fine pattern, the method comprising:
forming a first metal layer on a substrate;
forming a first passivation layer on the first metal layer;
forming a mask pattern on the first passivation layer;
etching the first passivation layer to form a partitioning wall pattern having a reverse taper shape;
coating the first metal layer in an area between the partitioning wall patterns adjacent each other with a composition comprising
a block copolymer;

heating the composition, the heating transforming the composition into a self-aligned pattern; and
etching the first metal layer using the self-aligned pattern as a mask to form a metal pattern.

US Pat. No. 9,279,978

OPTICAL MODULE FOR LASER BEAM SHAKING

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An apparatus for shaking a laser beam, comprising:
a mirror mount;
a mirror fixed to the mirror mount and comprising a reflective surface configured to reflect a laser beam;
an actuator disposed at a distance from an end of the mirror mount and configured to repeat expansion and contraction along
a first direction; and

a deformation member comprising a plurality of blocks connected to each other by flexible joints, and coupled to the actuator
and the mirror mount, the deformation member being configured to change a displacement in the first direction caused by the
actuator to a displacement in a second direction that crosses the first direction, configured to amplify the changed displacement,
and further configured to transmit the amplified displacement to the mirror mount.

US Pat. No. 9,280,027

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A liquid crystal display (LCD), comprising:
a first display substrate including a plurality of gate lines, a plurality of data lines crossing the plurality of gate lines,
and a gate metal portion formed on the same layer as the plurality of gate lines;

a second display substrate opposing the first display substrate;
a liquid crystal layer interposed between the first and second display substrates; and
a sealant interposed between the first and second display substrates and substantially sealing the liquid crystal layer, wherein
the sealant substantially overlaps the gate metal portion,

wherein the gate metal portion comprises:
a first gate metal;
a second gate metal opposing the first gate metal and spaced apart from the first gate metal;
a third gate metal spaced apart from the first and second gate metals;
a first diode electrically connecting the first gate metal to the third gate metal; and
a second diode electrically connecting the second gate metal to the third gate metal.

US Pat. No. 9,281,351

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY APPARATUS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light-emitting display apparatus, comprising:
a substrate;
a thin-film transistor (TFT) which is disposed on the substrate, and which has an active layer and a gate electrode insulated
from each other, and a source electrode and a drain electrode electrically connected to each other;

a signal line formed on a same layer as the source electrode and the drain electrode;
a first insulating layer which covers the signal line, the source electrode and the drain electrode;
a pixel electrode which is formed on the first insulating layer, and which is electrically connected to the TFT;
a pixel-defining layer which is formed on the first insulating layer, and which comprises an opening exposing the pixel electrode;
a first common layer and a second common layer which are commonly formed on the pixel-defining layer and the pixel electrode,
the first common layer and the second common layer overlapping the signal line, the first common layer contacting the pixel-defining
layer and the pixel electrode;

a light-emitting layer interposed between the first common layer and the second common layer, the light-emitting layer formed
on the pixel electrode so as to extend on a portion of the pixel-defining layer, the portion overlapping the signal line;
and

an opposite electrode which is formed on the second common layer.

US Pat. No. 9,280,926

CONTROL BOARD AND DISPLAY DEVICE USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A control board comprising a control circuit configured to output a control signal and an image signal through terminals,
and to generate a drive voltage in response to a feedback signal that is fed back to a second terminal of the terminals when
a source voltage is applied to a first terminal of the terminals, wherein a voltage level of the feedback signal is the same
as the source voltage.

US Pat. No. 9,076,382

PIXEL, ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE HAVING DATA SIGNAL AND RESET VOLTAGE SUPPLIED THROUGH DEMULTIPLEXER, AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method for driving an organic light emitting display device with a plurality of data signals and a reset signal having
a lower voltage than those of the data signals during a plurality of scan periods including a first scan period and a second
scan period immediately subsequent to the first scan period, each of the scan periods comprising a plurality of data-then-reset
periods including a first data-then-reset period, the method comprising:
supplying a first data signal of the data signals and then the reset signal from a data driver to an output line coupled between
the data driver and a demultiplexer during the first data-then-reset period of the first scan period and concurrently with
supplying a first control signal from a demultiplexer control unit to the demultiplexer, the supplying of the first control
signal overlapping with the supplying of the first data signal and with the supplying of the reset signal;

supplying the first data signal and then the reset signal, supplied to the output line during the first data-then-reset period
of the first scan period, to a first data line of a plurality of data lines through the demultiplexer coupled to the output
line, as selected by the first control signal;

resetting a pixel corresponding to the second scan period, by the reset signal from the first data-then-reset period of the
first scan period and supplied by the first data line;

supplying a second data signal of the data signals and then the reset signal from the data driver to the output line during
the first data-then-reset period of the second scan period;

supplying the second data signal and then the reset signal, supplied to the output line during the first data-then-reset period
of the second scan period, to the first data line through the demultiplexer;

charging a voltage corresponding to the second data signal in the pixel during the first data-then-reset period of the second
scan period when a scan signal is supplied to a current scan line of the pixel; and

allowing the pixel to emit light corresponding to the charged voltage.

US Pat. No. 9,544,993

FOLDABLE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A foldable display apparatus foldable along a folding line, the foldable display apparatus comprising:
a first display panel for displaying a first image;
a second display panel for displaying a second image, wherein the second display panel is spaced apart from the first display
panel;

a flexible electric connection unit disposed between the first and second display panels and electrically connecting the first
and second display panels, the flexible electric connection unit comprising a groove overlapping with the folding line and
a fold guide member comprising a first guide member and a second guide member that are spaced apart from each other relative
to the folding line.

US Pat. No. 9,278,491

LIGHT EMITTING UNIT, BACKLIGHT ASSEMBLY INCLUDING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A light emitting unit comprising:
a housing including a bottom portion parallel to an xz plane, an opened top opposite to the bottom portion, and a singular
opening defined in the bottom portion;

a light emitting chip which is on the bottom portion and generates light;
a first electrode and a second electrode on the bottom portion and spaced apart from each other; and
a lens which overlaps the opened top of the housing,
wherein the lens includes:
a convex structure with respect to the xz plane when viewed from a cross section parallel to an xy plane, and
a concave structure with respect to the xz plane when viewed from a cross section parallel to a yz plane,
x, y and z being directions perpendicular to each other, respectively,
wherein the singular opening defined in the bottom portion of the housing exposes a lower surface of both the first and second
electrodes.

US Pat. No. 9,281,343

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR DISPLAY PANEL AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A thin film transistor display panel comprising:
a gate line, a gate electrode extended from the gate line, a source electrode and a drain electrode, on a substrate, and a
thin film transistor comprising the gate, source and drain electrodes;

a data line of which a portion crossing the gate line is in a different layer than and connected to the source electrode of
the thin film transistor;

a pixel electrode connected to the drain electrode;
a pixel link member which is between the drain and pixel electrodes, and connects the drain and pixel electrodes to each other;
and

a gate pad connected to the gate electrode through the gate line, and comprising a first gate subpad extended from the gate
line, a second gate subpad, and a gate pad link member which is between the first and second gate subpads and connects the
first and second gate subpads to each other,

wherein
the pixel link member and the gate pad link member comprise a first material, and the data line portion crossing the gate
line comprises a second material which is the same as the first material,

the source electrode and the drain electrode comprise a third material, which is different from the second material, and
a thickness of the second material of the data line portion crossing the gate line is larger than a thickness of the third
material of the source and drain electrodes.

US Pat. No. 9,281,319

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A thin film transistor comprising:
a substrate;
an active layer formed over the substrate;
a gate insulating layer formed over the active layer;
a gate electrode formed over the gate insulating layer;
an interlayer insulating layer formed over the gate electrode; and
source and drain electrodes that contact the active layer through openings in the interlayer insulating layer and comprise
an aluminum-cobalt alloy (AlCoX, where X is a metal) layer and an indium tin oxide (ITO) layer, which are sequentially stacked
over the active layer such that the an aluminum-cobalt alloy layer is interposed between the ITO layer and the active layer.

US Pat. No. 9,281,347

DISPLAY DEVICE INTEGRATED WITH TOUCH SCREEN PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device integrated with a touch screen panel, the display device comprising:
a plurality pixels arranged in the display device; and
an anti-reflection layer including a plurality of metal layers and a plurality of dielectric layers, the plurality of metal
layers and the plurality of dielectric layers being sequentially laminated on an upper surface of the display device,

wherein one or more metal layers among the plurality of metal layers of the anti-reflection layer are sensing electrodes of
the touch screen panel.

US Pat. No. 9,267,882

APPARATUS FOR DETECTING ORGANIC COMPOUNDS AND APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING DISPLAY DEVICE USING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An apparatus for detecting an organic compound, the apparatus comprising:
an infrared light emitting unit that irradiates infrared rays toward a gas-phase organic compound used as a process gas in
an atmospheric pressure equipment;

a first window that separates the organic compound from the infrared light emitting unit;
an infrared detection unit that measures an infrared absorbance of the organic compound; and
a second window that separates the organic compound from the infrared detection unit,
wherein infrared absorption regions of the first window and the second window are different from an infrared absorption region
of the organic compound.

US Pat. No. 9,165,981

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display, comprising:
a substrate;
a first pixel electrode disposed on the substrate;
a second pixel electrode disposed on the substrate;
a hole auxiliary layer disposed on the first pixel electrode and the second pixel electrode;
a first organic emission layer disposed on the hole auxiliary layer in correspondence with the first pixel electrode;
a blue organic emission layer disposed on the hole auxiliary layer in correspondence with the first pixel electrode and the
second pixel electrode, the blue organic emission layer being further disposed on the first organic emission layer;

a non-doping blue organic emission layer disposed on the blue organic emission layer;
an electron auxiliary layer disposed on the non-doping blue organic emission layer; and
a common electrode disposed on the electron auxiliary layer.

US Pat. No. 9,332,641

CONNECTION STRUCTURE OF CIRCUIT BOARD

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A connection structure of a circuit board comprising:
a first circuit board on which a first connection pad and a second connection pad are disposed;
a second circuit board having a first surface facing the first circuit board, wherein a plurality of third connection pads
and a plurality of fourth connection pads are disposed on the first surface in a staggered pattern; and

an adhesive member disposed between the first and second circuit boards,
wherein at least one of the third and fourth connection pads is electrically connected to a wire which is disposed on a second
surface of the second circuit board opposite to the first surface of the second circuit board, and

wherein a dummy pad is disposed between a plurality of fifth connection pads that are disposed on the second surface and electrically
connected to the wire.

US Pat. No. 9,288,900

PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD, DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A printed circuit board, comprising:
a plurality of signal wire layers comprising a first high-speed signal wire layer and a first low-speed signal wire layer,
wherein the first high-speed signal wire layer is connected to a source of signals of a data speed of 3.0 Gbps or higher whereas
the first low-speed signal wire layer is not connected to a source of signals of a data speed of 3.0 Gbps or higher;

a plurality of high-loss insulation layers made of a high-loss insulation material; and
a plurality of low-loss insulation layers made of a low-loss insulation,
wherein a frequency-dependent loss of the high-loss insulation material greater than that of the low-loss insulation material,
wherein the first high-speed signal wire layer, a first one of the plurality of low-loss insulation layers, a first one of
the plurality of high-loss insulation layers and the first low-speed signal wire layer are laminated in order such that the
first low-loss insulation layer contacts the first high-speed signal wire layer and that the first high-loss insulation layer
contacts the first low-speed signal wire layer.

US Pat. No. 9,285,633

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A liquid crystal display, comprising:
a liquid crystal panel;
a backlight assembly disposed at one side surface of the liquid crystal panel;
a side frame including a first surface surrounding an edge of the liquid crystal panel, a second surface surrounding a side
surface of the backlight assembly, and a third surface projected from the second surface; and

an external panel attached to another side surface of the liquid crystal panel and on the side frame,
wherein a height of the first surface of the side frame is substantially equal to a height of a surface of the liquid crystal
panel,

the first surface extends in a first direction toward the liquid crystal panel from the second surface and the third surface
extends in a second direction opposite to the first direction from the second surface, and

a width of the first surface of the side frame is larger than a width of the second surface of the side frame.

US Pat. No. 9,286,820

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A thin film transistor array panel comprising:
a display area including a plurality of pixels; a peripheral area formed around the display area and including a first peripheral
area disposed at a side of the display area;

a plurality of data lines configured to respectively apply a plurality of data voltages to the pixels, the data lines including
a plurality of first data lines at least a portion of which is disposed in the display area; and

a plurality of first dummy data lines substantially formed in the first peripheral area and extending along a first boundary
edge between the display area and the first peripheral area,

wherein a dot including a plurality of pixels representing different colors from one another has TFTs connected to the first
data lines, the dot being adjacent to the first boundary edge, and

wherein each of the first data lines makes a pair with and electrically connected to each one of at least a portion of the
first dummy data lines.

US Pat. No. 9,281,346

DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
an array substrate comprising a display area and a non-display area;
a driving circuit chip disposed on the non-display area, the driving circuit chip comprising a bottom surface providing a
mounting surface, a top surface facing the bottom surface, a first pair of side surfaces extending in a first direction, and
a second pair of side surfaces extending in a second direction perpendicular to the first direction; and

first bumps, second bumps, and dummy bumps, each of the first, second, and dummy bumps disposed on the bottom surface of the
driving circuit chip in a single column along the first direction,

wherein:
the dummy bumps comprise first and second dummy bump groups disposed between the first bumps and the second bumps along the
first direction;

the dummy bumps in the first dummy bump group are spaced apart from each other by a first pitch; and
the dummy bumps in the second dummy bump group are spaced apart from each other by a second pitch different from the first
pitch.

US Pat. No. 9,275,573

DISPLAY APPARATUS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
a substrate having a pixel unit configured to display an image powered by a first voltage and second voltage, wherein the
first and second voltages are different;

a peripheral area at the outside of the pixel unit;
first power lines through which the first voltage is supplied to the pixel unit;
second power lines through which the second voltage is supplied to the pixel unit; and
first power pads electrically coupled to the first power lines configured to provide the first voltage to the first power
lines; and

second power pads electrically coupled to the second power lines configured to provide the second voltage to the second power
lines;

wherein the first and second power pads are alternately disposed in at least a portion of the peripheral area along two opposite
sides of the pixel unit, the first power pads being spaced apart from each other, and the second power pads being disposed
in the space between the first power pads, and wherein the first power pads along one of the opposite sides are formed opposite
the second power pads along the other of the opposite sides.

US Pat. No. 9,596,792

DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a substrate;
a display panel on the substrate;
a sealing substrate opposite to the display panel;
a heat dissipating layer between the display panel and the sealing substrate, wherein the heat dissipating layer overlaps
an entirety of the display panel in the plan view to dissipate heat generated from the display panel;

a sealing portion between the substrate and the sealing substrate, and surrounding the display panel;
a first adhesion layer between the heat dissipating layer and the display panel, wherein the first adhesion layer couples
the heat dissipating layer and the display panel to each other; and

a second adhesion layer between the heat dissipating layer and the sealing substrate, wherein the second adhesion layer couples
the heat dissipating layer and the sealing substrate to each other.

US Pat. No. 9,504,145

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A flexible display device, comprising:
a flexible display panel configured to display an image;
a dielectric elastomer film disposed on a portion of the flexible display panel;
a first electrode layer disposed on an upper portion of the dielectric elastomer film; and
a second electrode layer disposed on a lower portion of the dielectric elastomer film,
wherein:
the first electrode layer comprises a plurality of first electrodes, and each of the plurality of first electrodes is disposed
apart from each other;

the second electrode layer comprises a plurality of second electrodes, the plurality of second electrodes being disposed apart
from each other such that each second electrode entirely overlaps a corresponding one of the first electrodes; and

an area of the dielectric elastomer film is increased when the first electrode and the second electrode are applied with a
voltage.

US Pat. No. 9,281,320

ARRAY SUBSTRATE AND LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An array substrate, comprising:
a gate line disposed on a substrate;
a data line crossing the gate line;
a transistor electrically connected to the gate line and the data line;
a pixel electrode electrically connected to the transistor;
a first common electrode insulated from the pixel electrode and disposed between the pixel electrode and the substrate;
a second common electrode adjacent to the first common electrode; and
a connecting portion electrically connecting the first and second common electrodes to each other,
wherein:
the data line is disposed between the first and second common electrodes;
the connecting portion overlaps with a portion of the data line, and is formed from a same layer as the first and second common
electrodes such that the connecting portion consists of the same material as the first common electrode and the second common
electrode; and

the pixel electrode has at least two slits, and the first common electrode forms a continuous plane between the at least two
slits,

wherein the connecting portion comprises a first connecting portion connecting a first end of the first common electrode to
a first end of the second common electrode, and a second connecting portion connecting a second end of the first common electrode
to a second end of the second common electrode, and

wherein the first connecting portion is spaced apart from the second connecting portion in a direction substantially parallel
with the data line thereby forming an opening overlapping with a portion of the data line.

US Pat. No. 9,219,245

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display device, comprising:
a thin film transistor substrate including an organic light emitting element disposed on a top surface of the thin film transistor
substrate and driven by the thin film transistor substrate to display images; and

a one-piece sealing substrate attached to the thin film transistor substrate so as to seal the thin film transistor substrate;
the sealing substrate covers the top surface of the thin film transistor substrate and has a folded portion enclosing a side
surface and a bottom surface of an edge portion of the thin film transistor substrate, and exposing another side surface of
the thin film transistor substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,167,697

DISPLAY PANEL AND BONDING APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display panel used in a display device, comprising:
a display substrate;
a driving chip bonded onto the display substrate;
an anisotropic conductive film provided between the display substrate and the driving chip; and
a protection film attached to a bottom of the display substrate, the protection film is provided with an opening to prevent
bending of the display substrate when compression on the display substrate occurs via a compression means.

US Pat. No. 9,112,188

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING CAPACITOR, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE CAPACITOR, AND ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE MANUFACTURED BY USING THE METHOD

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method of manufacturing an organic light emitting display device, the method comprising:
providing a capacitor and a thin film transistor on a substrate;
providing a protection layer on the capacitor;
providing an organic light emitting diode on the protection layer; and
providing an encapsulation layer which encapsulates the organic light emitting diode,
wherein the providing the capacitor and the thin film transistor comprises:
providing a bottom electrode of the capacitor and an active layer of the thin film transistor, each comprising an oxide semiconductor,
on the substrate;

providing a first insulation layer on the substrate, overlapping the capacitor bottom electrode and exposing a channel region
of the thin film transistor active layer; and

with the first insulation layer overlapping the capacitor bottom electrode and exposing the thin film transistor active layer
channel region, annealing the bottom electrode and the thin film transistor active layer, to increase a carrier density of
the bottom electrode and a portion of the thin film transistor active layer.

US Pat. No. 9,485,857

FLAT PANEL DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a lower substrate comprising a display area and a peripheral area surrounding the display area;
an upper substrate facing the lower substrate;
a sealing member disposed along the peripheral area of the lower substrate and bonding the lower substrate to the upper substrate;
a first flexible layer disposed on a surface of the lower substrate, in the peripheral area, and extending outside of the
lower substrate, the surface of the lower substrate facing the upper substrate; and

a first wiring disposed between the lower substrate and the sealing member, the first wiring extending outside of the lower
substrate on the first flexible layer such that a portion of the first flexible layer is interposed between the first wiring
and the lower substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,280,012

WINDOW AND DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A window configured to be laminated onto a display panel by resin, the display panel comprising a display area configured
to display an image and a non-display area adjacent the display area, the window comprising:
a window main body configured to cover the display panel;
a groove in a region corresponding to the non-display area of the display panel, the groove being recessed from a surface
of the window main body facing the display panel; and

a touch portion within the groove and configured to recognize a touch.

US Pat. No. 9,240,159

TIMING CONTROLLER AND DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A timing controller of a display apparatus, the timing controller comprising:
a top voltage generator configured to output a first top voltage, a second top voltage and a third top voltage, wherein one
of the first to third top voltages is different from another of the first to third top voltages;

a bottom voltage generator configured to output a first bottom voltage, a second bottom voltage and a third bottom voltage,
wherein one of the first to third bottom voltages is different from another of the first to third bottom voltages;

a first transmitting terminal configured to output a first data signal based on the first top voltage and the first bottom
voltage, wherein the first data signal is applied to a first data driving chip of the display apparatus;

a second transmitting terminal configured to output a second data signal based on the second top voltage and the second bottom
voltage, wherein the second data signal is applied to a second data driving chip of the display apparatus; and

a third transmitting terminal configured to output a third data signal based on the third top voltage and the third bottom
voltage, wherein the third data signal is applied to a third data driving chip of the display apparatus.

US Pat. No. 9,136,754

POWER SUPPLY DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE POWER SUPPLY DEVICE, AND DRIVING METHOD USING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A power supply employable for supplying a power source voltage including a first power source voltage and a second power
source voltage to a panel including a plurality of elements, the power supply comprising:
a power source voltage controller to generate panel current data corresponding to a total current flowing in the plurality
of elements of the panel by varying the second power source voltage within a predetermined range and fixing the first power
source voltage, to obtain a power source voltage-panel current characteristic curve based on the panel current data of the
second power source voltage, the power source voltage-panel current characteristic curve representing a change of the total
current of the second power source voltage, to determine a target voltage value based on the power source voltage-panel current
characteristic curve, and to control a feedback voltage for controlling the second power source voltage to be at least substantially
equal to the target voltage value; and

a DC-DC converter to generate the first and second power source voltages, to control a voltage difference between the first
and second power source voltages according to the feedback voltage, and to supply the second power source voltage to the elements,
wherein

an optimization of the second power source voltage is controlled by increasing or decreasing the feedback voltage according
to the target voltage value determined in the power source voltage-panel current characteristic curve, wherein:

when the second power source voltage is higher than the target voltage, the total current is limited such that the panel is
not able to display a full white grayscale, and

when the second power source voltage is lower than the target voltage, unnecessary power consumption is caused to generate
the second power source voltage.

US Pat. No. 9,140,840

BACKLIGHT ASSEMBLY AND DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A backlight assembly, comprising:
a backlight unit comprising a light source and a light guide; and
a bottom chassis disposed at a rear surface of the backlight unit,
wherein the bottom chassis comprises:
a bottom chassis main body;
an inner supporting member disposed at an inner surface of the bottom chassis main body;
an outer supporting member disposed at an outer surface of the bottom chassis main body; and
a fastener to fasten at least one of the inner supporting member and the outer supporting member to the bottom chassis main
body.

US Pat. No. 9,565,738

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY PANEL AND DISPLAY APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A flexible display panel having a display region and a first non-display region on a first plane, a second non-display
region on a second plane that is bent with respect to the first plane, and an extension of the display region into a border
region between the display region on the first plane and the second non-display region on the second plane, the flexible display
panel comprising:
a first protective film;
an encapsulated panel on the first protective film and comprising:
a flexible substrate;
a layer on the flexible substrate and in each of the display region, the display region extension, the first non-display region,
and the second non-display region; and

a flexible encapsulation member on the flexible substrate to encapsulate the layer therebetween; and
a second protective film on the encapsulated panel.

US Pat. No. 9,224,360

DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a display panel including pixels for displaying an image; and
a driving unit that generates driving signals for driving the pixels and supplies the driving signals to driving lines connected
to the pixels, the driving signals including a driving power supply voltage supplied to the pixels of the display panel, wherein:

the pixels receive the driving signals and output the driving signals as test driving signals including a test driving power
supply voltage, the test driving power supply voltage generated from the driving power supply voltage and output from the
pixels of the display panel, and

the driving unit includes an analog-digital converter to which the test driving signals are input, and includes a register
that stores signal levels detected by the analog-digital converter.

US Pat. No. 9,059,046

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR, THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

15. A thin film transistor comprising:
a gate insulating layer disposed on the substrate;
a gate electrode disposed adjacent to one surface of the gate insulating layer;
an oxide semiconductor layer disposed on the other surface of the gate insulating layer;
a source electrode and a drain electrode electrically connected to the oxide semiconductor layer;
an insulating layer disposed on the source electrode and the drain electrode, the insulating layer having a contact hole exposing
the source electrode;

a data line connected to the source electrode through the contact hole.

US Pat. No. 9,295,168

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A flexible display device, comprising:
a flexible display unit to display images, the flexible display unit having two opposing width edges and two opposing length
edges, the length edges being longer than the width edges; and

a slap portion on the flexible display unit, the slap portion having a curvature and being bendable together with the flexible
display unit, the slap portion including:

a transforming portion with a curved cross-section, the curved cross-section having a vertex and two edges; and
a housing portion wrapped around the transforming portion, the housing portion having a curved cross-section in a width direction,
the curved cross-section in a width direction of the housing portion having a curvature corresponding to a curvature of the
curved cross-section of the transforming portion,

wherein the flexible display unit is bonded onto the slap portion, and a non-transforming portion extends from one width edge
of the flexible display unit, the non-transforming portion including a rigid element that does not overlap the slap portion.

US Pat. No. 9,490,275

METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method for a thin film transistor array panel, comprising:
forming a gate line including a gate electrode, on a substrate;
forming an insulating material layer on the substrate and on the gate line;
forming a first gate insulating layer from the insulating material layer, comprising:
forming a first portion on the substrate and adjacent to the gate line,
forming a second portion by removing a thickness portion of the insulating material layer overlapping the gate line, and
forming a step portion connecting the first portion and the second portion,
wherein a thickness of the second portion is smaller than a thickness of the first portion,
forming a second gate insulating layer on the first gate insulating layer;
forming a semiconductor layer on the second gate insulating layer;
forming a source electrode and a drain electrode spaced apart from each other on the semiconductor layer;
forming a passivation layer on the second gate insulating layer, the source electrode and the drain electrode; and
forming a pixel electrode connected with the drain electrode, on the passivation layer,
wherein
the first and second gate insulating layers are between the gate line and the semiconductor layer,
the first gate insulating layer has a tensile stress, and
the second gate insulating layer has a compressive stress.

US Pat. No. 9,287,299

BACK PLANE FOR FLAT PANEL DISPLAY AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A back plane for a flat panel display, the back plane comprising:
a substrate;
a gate electrode on the substrate;
a first capacitor on the substrate, the first capacitor comprising a first electrode, an insulation pattern layer on the first
electrode, and a second electrode formed on the insulation pattern layer;

a first insulation layer on the substrate and covering the gate electrode and the first capacitor, the first insulation layer
contacting the first electrode, the insulation pattern layer, and the second electrode;

an active layer on the first insulation layer to correspond to the gate electrode; and
a source electrode and a drain electrode on the substrate to contact a portion of the active layer,
wherein the gate electrode and the first capacitor are formed at the same layer, the first electrode comprises a same material
as the gate electrode, and the insulation pattern layer comprises different material from the gate electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,274,382

DISPLAY DEVICE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor disposed on the substrate;
a pixel electrode connected to the thin film transistor;
a roof layer disposed on the pixel electrode to be spaced apart from the pixel electrode by a plurality of microcavities therebetween;
a liquid crystal layer disposed in the plurality of microcavities;
an encapsulation layer disposed on the roof layer, the encapsulation layer comprising a contact portion contacting the liquid
crystal layer; and

at least one support member disposed adjacent to the contact portion in at least one microcavity in the plurality of microcavities;
wherein a cross sectional area of the microcavities decreases in a direction towards the contact portion.

US Pat. No. 9,591,754

ARRAY SUBSTRATE AND METHOD OF MOUNTING INTEGRATED CIRCUIT USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An array substrate, comprising:
a display area; and
a non-display area surrounding the display area,
wherein:
the non-display area comprises:
a pad portion comprising a first sub-pad unit comprising a first pad that has a parallelogram shape; and
a second sub-pad unit comprising a second pad that has a parallelogram shape; and
the first pad and the second pad are symmetrically arranged with respect to an imaginary line that divides the pad portion
in half.

US Pat. No. 9,516,775

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY APPARATUS INCLUDING CURVATURE CHANGING MEMBER

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a display module comprising a flexible display panel;
a curvature-changing member configured to adjust a curvature of the display module; and
a bottom chassis in which is disposed the display module and the curvature-changing member,
wherein the curvature-changing member comprises:
a wire;
a first movement control part which moves the wire;
a plurality of wire guiders through which the wire passes, the plurality of wire guiders disposed at predetermined intervals
in a moving path of the wire to guide the moving path of the wire; and

a plurality of wire stoppers which is coupled to the wire at predetermined intervals along a length of the wire, the plurality
of wire stoppers limiting the movement of the wire along the moving path,

wherein in an unbent state of the curvature-changing member, intervals between adjacent wire guiders among the plurality of
wire guiders are larger than intervals between adjacent wire stoppers among the plurality of wire stoppers.

US Pat. No. 9,355,877

CARRIER SUBSTRATE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE USING THE CARRIER SUBSTRATE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of manufacturing a flexible display device, the method comprising:
preparing a carrier substrate;
forming a display unit on the carrier substrate; and
encapsulating the display unit,
wherein the preparing of the carrier substrate comprises:
forming a first coating layer on a first surface of a base substrate so as to cause a warpage of the base substrate; and
forming a second coating layer on a second surface of the base substrate so as to compensate for the warpage of the base substrate,
wherein a thickness of the second coating layer is greater than a thickness of the first coating layer, and the display unit
is formed on the second coating layer.

US Pat. No. 9,287,531

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method of manufacturing an organic light-emitting display device, the method comprising:
forming a plurality of anodes and an auxiliary electrode on a substrate, the auxiliary electrode being separated from the
plurality of anodes;

forming an organic layer on the plurality of anodes and the auxiliary electrode;
forming an opening in the organic layer by applying a voltage to the auxiliary electrode, wherein the opening exposes the
auxiliary electrode; and

forming a cathode on the organic layer and the exposed auxiliary electrode,
wherein the cathode is electrically connected to the exposed auxiliary electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,070,597

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR, DISPLAY SUBSTRATE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A THIN FILM TRANSISTOR

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A thin film transistor comprising:
a gate electrode;
a channel overlapped with the gate electrode and comprising an indium-zinc-tin oxide sourced from a source comprising a single
phase indium-zinc-tin oxide;

a source electrode contacting the channel; and
a drain electrode spaced apart from the source electrode and contacting the channel,
wherein the single phase indium-zinc-tin oxide of the source is represented by the following Chemical Formula 1
(x)ZnIn2O4(1?x)Zn2SnO4, wherein 0

US Pat. No. 9,255,170

BLOCK COPOLYMER, METHOD OF FORMING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF FORMING PATTERN

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A block copolymer comprising:
a first block represented by Chemical Formula 1; and
a second block represented by Chemical Formula 2:

wherein COM1 and COM2 are independently selected from a polystyrene moiety, polymethylmethacrylate moiety, polyethylene oxide
moiety, polyvinylpyridine moiety, polydimethylsiloxane moiety, polyferrocenyldimethylsilane moiety, and polyisoprene moiety,
R1 is hydrogen or an alkyl group with 1 to 10 carbon atoms, Ph is a phenyl group, a is 1 to 50, R2 is hydrogen or an alkyl
group with 1 to 10 carbon atoms, and b is 1 to 50.

US Pat. No. 9,047,820

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY AND METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display comprising:
a scan driver
for supplying scan signals to odd scan lines in a writing period of an odd frame where pixels are set to be in a non-emission
state, and

for supplying scan signals to even scan lines in a writing period of an even frame where the pixels are set to be in the non-emission
state;

a data driver
for supplying data signals corresponding to the odd scan lines in the writing period of the odd frame, and
for supplying data signals corresponding to the even scan lines in the writing period of the even frame; and
a data arranging unit
for receiving two contiguous frames of first data,
for generating one frame of second data using the two contiguous frames of the first data, and
for supplying the generated second data to the data driver.

US Pat. No. 9,250,656

COVER WINDOW FOR DISPLAY DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME, AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A cover window for a display device that includes a display area and a non-display area, the cover window comprising:
a frame member disposed corresponding to the non-display area, the frame member including an inorganic material and being
opaque; and

a protective member disposed on the frame member and corresponding to the display area and the non-display area, the frame
member and the protective member overlapping each other in a lateral direction and being connected to one another, the protective
member including a transparent material, a thermal expansion coefficient of the frame member being less than a thermal expansion
coefficient of the protective member, the protective member being in tension in the lateral direction,

wherein the protective member includes:
a first protective member covering an upper surface and a side surface of the frame member, and
a second protective member disposed on the first protective member.

US Pat. No. 9,111,802

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL INCLUDING LAYERED LINE STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A thin film transistor array panel comprising:
an insulating substrate;
a gate line disposed on the insulating substrate;
a gate insulating layer which is in contact with the gate line;
an oxide semiconductor which is in contact with the gate insulating layer;
a drain electrode; and
a data line having a source electrode disposed over the gate insulating layer, the drain electrode being adjacent to the source
electrode and spaced apart therefrom;

wherein at least one of the gate line, the data line, and the drain electrode comprises a first layer comprising a conductive
oxide, a second layer comprising copper (Cu) and a third layer comprising a conductive oxide.

US Pat. No. 9,629,244

CONNECTOR ASSEMBLY AND LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A connector assembly comprising:
a first connector comprising a first main body, a guide member disposed on each side surfaces of the first main body, and
a connecting member disposed on the first main body; and

a second connector configured to be combined with the first connector, the second connector comprising a second main body
having a top surface, a bottom surface opposing the top surface, a first side surface, a second side surface opposing the
first side surface, a first connecting surface connecting the first side surface and the second side surface, and a second
connecting surface connecting the first side surface and the second side surface, a fixing member disposed on the first side
surface and the second side surface of the second main body and rotatably connected to ends of the first side surface and
the second side surface, and a connecting pad disposed on the second main body to contact with the connecting member,

wherein the second main body and the fixing member form a hole corresponding to a shape of the first main body.

US Pat. No. 9,312,395

THIN-FILM TRANSISTOR, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING BACKPLANE FOR FLAT PANEL DISPLAY

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of manufacturing a thin-film transistor (TFT), the method comprising:
forming a gate electrode on a substrate;
forming an insulating layer on the substrate to cover the gate electrode;
performing a plasma treatment on an upper surface of the insulating layer, the plasma treatment using a halogen gas;
forming an oxide semiconductor layer on the insulating layer and positioned to correspond to the gate electrode; and
forming source and drain electrodes on the insulating layer and over portions of the oxide semiconductor layer;
wherein the forming an insulating layer comprises forming the insulating layer by a sol-gel process using a solution comprising
hafnium chloride (HfCl4) dissolved in a solvent that includes at least one of acetonitrile and ethylene glycol.

US Pat. No. 9,267,899

CONTAMINANT MEASUREMENT SUBSTRATE, APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FABRICATING SUBSTRATE USING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO.,LTD, ...

1. An apparatus for fabricating a substrate, comprising:
a chamber providing a space in which processes are performed;
a contaminant measurement substrate including:
a base material configured to collect contaminants, and
laser marks on the base material and defining coordinates of the base material;
a first stage disposed inside the chamber, and upon which the contaminant measurement substrate is seated during collection
of the contaminants of the chamber;

a second stage disposed outside the chamber, and upon which the contaminant measurement substrate is seated during measurement
of the contaminants of the chamber collected on the contaminant measurement substrate; and

a contaminant measurement light source disposed on an upper portion of the second stage and configured to irradiate the contaminant
measurement substrate seated on the second stage with light during the measurement of the contaminants of the chamber collected
on the contaminant measurement substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,485,858

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A flexible display device comprising:
a flexible display panel comprising a folding area and a peripheral area; and
a first outer member on a surface of the flexible display panel and comprising a first groove pattern at the folding area,
wherein the first groove pattern comprises:
a flat surface; and
inclined portions connected to the flat surface and symmetrical with each other about the flat surface,
wherein a width of the first groove pattern satisfies the Formula W=F+2×S=?×R, and
wherein W denotes the width of the first groove pattern, F denotes a width of the flat surface, S denotes a width of each
of the inclined portions, ? denotes a circular constant, and R denotes a radius of curvature of the flexible display panel
at the folding area.

US Pat. No. 9,395,036

BRACKET FOR A DISPLAY PANEL AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A bracket for a display panel, the bracket comprising:
a first plate for contacting the display panel, wherein a first surface of the first plate is configured to face the display
panel;

a second plate facing a second surface of the first plate opposite the first surface of the first plate, wherein the second
plate has an area corresponding to a region of the display panel that is smaller than an area of the first plate; and

partitions between the first plate and the second plate,
wherein the first plate has an edge surface extending beyond an outermost edge of the second plate.

US Pat. No. 9,288,883

BACKLIGHT UNIT AND A DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A backlight unit, comprising:
a power converter which generates a light driving voltage in response to a voltage control signal with a first level;
a plurality of light emitting strings, wherein each of the light emitting strings receives the light driving voltage through
a first end thereof; and

a controller connected to a second end of only one of the light emitting strings and wherein the controller compares a voltage
of a signal at the connected second end with a first reference voltage and a second reference voltage, and generates the voltage
control signal,

wherein the controller comprises a detection circuit that activates a detection signal when the voltage of the signal at the
connected second end is higher than the first reference voltage, or lower than the second reference voltage to detect an abnormal
state of all of the light emitting strings,

wherein the first reference voltage is higher than the second reference voltage,
wherein the controller generates the voltage control signal with a second level to stop the power converter from generating
the light driving voltage when the detection signal is activated.

US Pat. No. 9,480,174

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A flexible display device comprising:
a bracket having curved portions in lateral sides thereof;
a flexible display panel disposed on an outer side of the bracket and attached to the curved portions of the bracket;
a cover window surrounding an outer side of the flexible display panel; and
a polarizing plate disposed between the flexible display panel and the cover window and covering the curved portions of the
bracket, wherein the polarizing plate is longer than the cover window in a direction extending between the curved portions
of the bracket,

wherein the curved portions are convex with respect to the lateral sides of the bracket, and wherein the curved portions comprise
a first curved portion connected to one plane side and having a first curvature radius and a second curved portion having
a second curvature radius that is greater than the first curvature radius and connected to the first curved portion, and

wherein an end of the flexible display panel is attached to the first curved portion and wherein an end of the polarizing
plate is attached to the second curved portion while covering the end of the flexible display.

US Pat. No. 9,354,732

TOUCH SCREEN DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING IMPROVED SUPPORT FOR BOTH TOUCH SCREEN AND DISPLAY PANELS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a receiving container comprising a bottom portion and side walls that extend from the bottom portion;
a backlight assembly positioned within the receiving container and configured to generate a light;
a display panel positioned to receive the light from the backlight assembly so as to display an image;
a touch screen assembly disposed on the display panel and configured to detect a touch event occurring thereon, the touch
screen assembly having a lower surface facing the bottom portion of the receiving container;

a first mold frame coupled to the receiving container to support a first edge part of the display panel; and
a second mold frame spaced apart from the display panel and coupled to the first mold frame so as to be configured to support
a second edge part of the touch screen assembly;

wherein a portion of the first mold frame is substantially coplanar with the portion of the second mold frame that faces the
lower surface of the touch screen assembly and supports the second edge part of the touch screen assembly.

US Pat. No. 9,298,315

DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING PHOTO SENSOR AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a first sensing unit and a second sensing unit each configured to sense light;
at least one sensing signal line that is connected with the first sensing unit and the second sensing unit and that is configured
to transmit a reference voltage for resetting the first sensing unit and the second sensing unit;

a sensing signal processor configured to process a sensing signal from the sensing signal line; and
a backlight configured to irradiate internal light toward the first sensing unit and the second sensing unit during an internal
light irradiation period which is repeated per frame,

wherein the first sensing unit is reset once and the second sensing unit is reset at least three times during the same frame.

US Pat. No. 9,119,316

CASE AND DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A case for supporting a foldable display panel, the case comprising:
a first main body located to correspond to a first area of the foldable display panel;
a second main body located to adjoin the first main body and correspond to a second area of the foldable display panel, the
first main body being foldable in a direction of the second main body so that the first area of the foldable display panel
faces the second area;

a mover, responsive to an elastic restitution force, located within one or more of the first main body and the second main
body to be supported by a rear surface of the foldable display panel, and slidable in a direction of an end of the foldable
display panel; and

an elastic body in direct physical contact with the mover, the elastic body being mounted between one or more of the first
main body and the mover, and the second main body and the mover, the elastic body being compressed when the first main body
is folded in the direction of the second main body and configured to generate the elastic restitution force.

US Pat. No. 9,699,943

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND PORTABLE TERMINAL

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a display panel including a display surface that displays an image and a rear surface that faces the display surface;
a cover panel attached to the rear surface of the display panel, the cover panel including a center portion and an edge portion
surrounding the center portion, the center portion having a thickness greater than a thickness of the edge portion; and

a reinforcing member in an overlapping relationship with the edge portion of the cover panel and the reinforcing member facing
the display panel such that the cover panel is between the reinforcing member and the display panel.

US Pat. No. 9,613,557

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF DRIVING THE DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
a display panel including a plurality of pixels arranged in a pentile pattern and a dummy sub-pixel column including a red
sub-pixel and a blue sub-pixel alternately arranged at a corner of at least one of right or left sides of the display panel,
the plurality of pixels having at least a first pixel and a second pixel adjacent to the first pixel, and the display panel
to display colors corresponding to respective output color data of the first and second pixels; and

a color data converter to convert input color data to generate the output color data, the color data converter including:
a determiner to receive the input color data, to determine that the first pixel is to display a white color when the second
pixel is to display a black color, and to generate a first determination signal based on a result of the determination, and

an adjuster to adjust the output color data of the first or second pixel based on the first determination signal, the adjuster
to adjust the output color data by decreasing emission of green light or increasing emission of red or blue light from the
first or second pixels, wherein the determiner is to determine whether a pixel adjacent to the dummy sub-pixel column displays
a white color and to generate a second determination signal based on a result of the determination, and wherein the adjuster
is to adjust the output color data of each sub-pixel included in the dummy sub-pixel column based on the second determination
signal.

US Pat. No. 9,411,075

DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a display unit including at least one pixel area and a non-pixel area, the non-pixel area dividing the at least one pixel
area; and

a metamaterial structure that controls a path of light emitted from the at least one pixel area.

US Pat. No. 9,229,267

LIQUID CRYSTAL LENS PANEL COMPRISING A LIQUID CRYSTAL LAYER HAVING A REFRACTIVE INDEX OF 0.2 TO 0.29 AND A DIELECTRIC CONSTANT OF 5.5 F/M TO 10 F/M AND DISPLAY DEVICE HAVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A liquid crystal lens panel, comprising:
a first substrate comprising a first base substrate and a first electrode layer disposed on the first base substrate;
a second substrate comprising a second base substrate facing the first base substrate and a second electrode layer disposed
on a surface of the second base substrate, the second substrate facing the first base substrate; and

a liquid crystal layer disposed between the first substrate and the second substrate,
wherein the liquid crystal layer has a refractive index of about 0.2 to about 0.29 and a dielectric constant of about 5.5
F/m to about 10 F/m.

US Pat. No. 9,093,036

DETERMINING SIZE OF SUB PIXELS IN A MULTI PRIMARY DISPLAY FOR MAXIMIZING WHITE POINT LUMINANCE LEVEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A computer-implemented method comprising:
obtaining data indicative of optical properties of a backlight module and of multi primary filters for a multi primary display
including a sub-pixel layout, wherein each sub-pixel is associated with a primary color based on light from each of the multi
primary filters;

obtaining a white point chromaticity for the multi primary display, wherein the white point chromaticity is obtained from
combination of lights from the multi primary filters;

obtaining, for each one of the primary colors, data indicative of an intensity ratio between the primary color and the white
point chromaticity, for the sub-pixel layout;

representing a luminance level of the multi primary display in accordance with the obtained data, at the white point chromaticity,
as a set of expressions in terms of relative sizes of the sub-pixels of the multi primary display; and

solving the set of expressions to yield ratios of sizes of the sub- pixels of the multi primary display that result in a specified
value of luminance at the required white point chromaticity.

US Pat. No. 9,609,758

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device comprising:
a substrate having a mounting area;
a pad electrically coupled to a wire on the substrate and at the same layer as the wire;
an adhesive layer bonded to a side of the substrate facing away from the pad;
a supporting substrate bonded to a bottom of the adhesive layer;
a flexible printed circuit board electrically coupled to the pad to input a power and a signal to the pad;
a conductive layer between the flexible printed circuit board and the pad to electrically couple the flexible printed circuit
board to the pad on a side of the substrate opposite the adhesive layer,

wherein at least a portion of the adhesive layer on the mounting area is exposed to the outside to be coupled to the conductive
layer; and

an insulation layer on the substrate, wherein the adhesive layer is coupled to the conductive layer via a conductive layer
contact hole in the insulation layer.

US Pat. No. 9,460,659

FLEXIBLE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF REPAIRING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A flexible display apparatus comprising: a light-emitting pixel comprising a driving unit configured to output a driving
current corresponding to a data signal and a light-emitting device configured to emit light according to the driving current;
a repair line connectable to the light-emitting pixel;
a first control line extending in a first direction and a second control line extending in a second direction;
a switching unit that is coupled to the first control line and the second control line and configured to control a connection
between the repair line and the light-emitting pixel according to a first control signal applied through the first control
line and a second control signal applied through the second control line; and

a dummy pixel coupled to the repair line, and coupled to the light-emitting pixel via the switching unit.

US Pat. No. 9,437,844

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a substrate;
a first electrode on the substrate;
a pixel defining layer on the substrate, having an opening exposing the first electrode;
a metal layer only on the pixel defining layer;
a light emission layer on the first electrode exposed by the opening; and
a second electrode on the light emission layer in the opening,
wherein the metal layer directly contacts the second electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,418,584

DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device comprising:
a display panel comprising a plurality of scan lines, a plurality of data lines which crosses the plurality of scan lines,
and a plurality of pixels which is connected to the plurality of scan lines and the plurality of data lines;

a scan driving unit which provides a plurality of scan signals, each of which comprises a scan-on signal and a scan-off signal,
to the plurality of scan lines;

a data driving unit which provides a plurality of data voltages to the plurality of data lines; and
a timing control unit which determines an order in which the plurality of scan signals is provided to the plurality of scan
lines,

wherein the scan-on signal is provided to each of the plurality of scan lines based on an order of averages of the data voltages
to be transferred to the pixels connected thereto.

US Pat. No. 9,354,759

TOUCH SCREEN PANEL

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A touch screen panel, comprising:
a plurality of first touch electrodes;
a plurality of second touch electrodes crossing the first touch electrodes; and
an electrode driver configured to apply a driving signal including a plurality of first driving pulses each having a width
to the first touch electrodes; and

a noise measuring unit configured to measure a noise level included in signals output from the second touch electrodes,
wherein the electrode driver is further configured to: i) change the width of each of the first driving pulses while maintaining
the frequency of the first driving pulses ii) compare the noise level measured by the noise measuring unit to a predetermined
reference value and iii) change the width of each of the first driving pulses when the noise level measured by the noise measuring
unit is greater than or substantially equal to the predetermined reference value.

US Pat. No. 9,299,319

DISPLAY DEVICE FOR DISPLAYING AN IMAGE WITH ACCURATE LUMINANCE AND METHOD FOR DRIVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a display panel, the display panel including a plurality of pixels that, during one frame, receive a first voltage transmitted
through a data line and a second voltage having a higher level than the first voltage, receive and store a third voltage of
a first image data signal of a current frame, and emit light by a driving current for a fourth voltage of a second image data
signal of a previous frame, wherein, of one frame, a data writing period for storing the third voltage and a light emission
period for emitting light by the driving current for the fourth voltages overlap each other, wherein

each of the plurality of pixels includes:
an organic light emitting diode;
a first transistor to transmit the driving current to the organic light emitting diode;
a second transistor including electrodes connected to first and second contact points, respectively;
a fourth transistor between the data line and the first contact point, the fourth transistor to transmit the first voltage
and the second voltage to the first contact point;

a storage capacitor to store the fourth voltage of the second image data signal of the previous frame during a data transmission
period, the storage capacitor including electrodes connected to a source electrode of the first transistor and the first contact
point, respectively; and

a sustain capacitor to store the third voltage of the first image data signal of the current frame during the data writing
period, the sustain capacitor including a first electrode connected to the data line and a second electrode connected to the
second contact point, and wherein:

the second transistor is turned off during the light emission period, and
the fourth transistor is turned off during the data writing period.

US Pat. No. 9,298,043

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A liquid crystal display comprising:
a first substrate;
a plurality of pixel electrodes disposed on the first substrate and including a first subpixel electrode and a second subpixel
electrode including a cross stem and a plurality of minute branches extending from the cross stem;

a second substrate facing the first substrate;
a first alignment layer disposed on the first substrate and the pixel electrode;
a second alignment layer disposed on an inner surface of the second substrate; and
a liquid crystal layer injected between the first substrate and the second substrate and including a prepolymer having a reaction
initiator group and a polymerization reactor group, of which a content of the reaction initiator group is higher than a content
of the polymerization reactor group.

US Pat. No. 9,285,936

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a touch panel configured to generate a current touch signal including a current touch position of a touch;
an information processor configured to receive the current touch signal from the touch panel and a stored touch signal to
compare the stored touch signal with the current touch signal to generate dynamic luminance information;

a memory configured to receive the current touch signal from the information processor to store the current touch signal as
the stored touch signal; and

a display panel configured to receive the dynamic luminance information from the information processor and provide different
amounts of power to pixels so as to display an image having different luminances in an emphasizing region corresponding to
the current touch signal and the stored touch signal and a background region surrounding the emphasizing region, respectively,

wherein the current touch signal further comprises touch time information, wherein the information processor is configured
to compare touch time information of the stored touch signal with a reference transition time and a termination time to change
a portion of the emphasizing region, which corresponds to a touch position of the stored touch signal, into a transition region
when the touch time information exceeds the reference transition time, and wherein the information processor is further configured
to change a portion of the transition region, which corresponds to the touch position of the stored touch signal, into the
background region when the touch time information exceeds the termination time.

US Pat. No. 9,190,426

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
a substrate;
an active layer disposed on the substrate;
a gate insulation layer disposed on the active layer;
a gate electrode disposed on the gate insulation layer;
an interlayer insulation layer disposed on the gate electrode, a dielectric constant of the interlayer insulation layer being
less than a dielectric constant of the gate insulation layer;

a contact hole formed through the interlayer insulation layer and the gate insulation layer;
a clad layer disposed on the interlayer insulation layer, the clad layer covering sidewalls of the interlayer insulation layer
and the gate insulating layer corresponding to the contact hole;

a source electrode disposed on the clad layer; and
a drain electrode disposed on the clad layer.

US Pat. No. 9,159,947

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light-emitting device, comprising:
a first electrode including an indium tin oxide (ITO)-inclusive layer and a metal layer disposed over the ITO-inclusive layer,
a metal of the metal layer having a smaller absolute value of a work function energy level than an absolute value of a work
function energy level of the ITO;

a second electrode facing the first electrode; and
an organic layer between the first electrode and the second electrode, wherein a portion of the first electrode contacting
the organic layer is in a substantially oxide-free state,

wherein the organic layer includes a hole injection layer, and
the hole injection layer includes 1,4,5,8,9,12-hexaaza-triphenylene-2,3,6,7,10,11-hexacarbonitrile, hexadecafluorophthalocyaninatocopper,
or a mixture thereof, and a thickness of the hole injection layer is about 50 Åto about 100 Å; or

the hole injection layer includes MoOx (x is in the range of 2 to 6), WxOy (x is in the range of 1 to 18, and y is in the range of 2 to 49), or a mixture thereof, and a thickness of the hole injection
layer is about 100 Å to about 800 Å;

wherein the hole injection layer contacts the first electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,048,430

NON-HALOGENATED ETCHANT AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A DISPLAY SUBSTRATE USING THE NON-HALOGENATED ETCHANT

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A non-halogenated etchant for etching an indium oxide layer, comprising:
nitric acid;
sulfuric acid;
a corrosion inhibitor comprising ammonium;
a cyclic amine-based compound; and
water,
wherein, based on a total weight of the non-halogenated etchant:
an amount of nitric acid is between about 1% and about 10% by weight;
an amount of sulfuric acid is between about 1% and about 10% by weight;
an amount of the corrosion inhibitor is between about 0.1% and about 5% by weight;
an amount of the cyclic amine-based compound is between about 0.1% and about 5% by weight; and
a remainder of water.

US Pat. No. 9,454,040

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A liquid crystal display, comprising:
a first insulating substrate;
a second insulating substrate facing the first insulating substrate;
a pixel electrode disposed on the first insulating substrate;
a common electrode disposed on the first insulating substrate or the second insulating substrate;
a first alignment layer disposed on the first insulating substrate;
a second alignment layer disposed on the second insulating substrate; and
a liquid crystal layer disposed between the first insulating substrate and the second insulating substrate,
wherein
at least one of the first alignment layer and the second alignment layer comprises
at least one compound represented by Chemical Formula 1 and Chemical Formula 2:

wherein in Chemical Formulas 1 and 2,
n is a natural number greater than or equal to 1
A is
wherein n is a natural number greater than or equal to 1;
B is

each X is independently selected from

each Y is independently selected from
wherein n is a natural number greater than or equal to 1;
T is N,

M is
and
each Z is independently selected from
wherein n is a natural number greater than or equal to 1.

US Pat. No. 9,426,895

METHOD OF FABRICATING TOUCH SCREEN PANEL

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method of manufacturing a touch screen panel, comprising:
forming a first conductive layer, a second conductive layer, and an organic insulating layer on a substrate;
forming a first organic insulating pattern having a first thickness and a second organic insulating pattern having a second
thickness by disposing a first mask on the organic insulating layer, the second thickness being larger than the first thickness;

forming first and second conductive patterns by etching the first and second conductive layers at exposed portions using the
first and second organic insulating patterns as masks;

exposing a part of the second conductive pattern by ashing the first organic insulating pattern and ashing the second organic
insulating pattern to form a third organic insulating pattern having a thickness smaller than the second thickness;

removing the exposed part of the second conductive pattern by etching and exposing the first conductive pattern positioned
under the second conductive pattern;

forming an organic insulating capping layer surrounding the first and second conductive patterns positioned under the third
organic insulating pattern by thermally curing the third organic insulating pattern; and

forming a third conductive layer on the first conductive pattern and the organic insulating capping layer, the first conductive
pattern being exposed, and then forming a connection pattern electrically connected with the exposed first conductive pattern
using a second mask.

US Pat. No. 9,412,846

THIN-FILM TRANSISTOR, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE (OLED) DISPLAY INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A thin-film transistor, comprising:
an active layer including a channel region, a source region, and a drain region arranged in a first direction, wherein the
active layer has a top surface having a length in the first direction and a width in a second direction;

a gate insulating layer formed over the active layer having a bottom surface having a length along the first direction and
a width along the second direction; and

a gate metal layer formed over the gate insulating layer and having a bottom surface,
wherein the area of the bottom surface of the gate metal layer is less than the area of the top surface of the active layer,
wherein the bottom surface of the gate metal layer overlaps the top surface of the active layer, and
wherein the width of the bottom surface of the gate insulating layer is substantially equal to the width of the top surface
of the active layer along the second direction.

US Pat. No. 9,406,630

CONTACT PORTION OF WIRE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A contact portion of wiring, comprising:
a substrate;
a conductive layer disposed on the substrate;
an interlayer insulating layer disposed on the conductive layer and having a contact hole, wherein the interlayer insulating
layer comprises a lower insulating layer and an upper insulating layer disposed on the lower insulating layer and the lower
insulating layer is undercut at the contact hole;

a metal layer disposed on the conductive layer and filling the contact hole, wherein the metal layer is disposed to fill in
the portion of the contact hole where the lower insulating layer is undercut ; and

a transparent electrode disposed on the metal layer and connected to the metal layer,
wherein the metal layer has a thickness thicker than that of the lower insulating layer and is formed of different material
from the transparent electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,298,039

BACKLIGHT UNIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A backlight unit comprising:
a light source which generates a first light;
a quantum dots member which is spaced apart from the light source by a first distance and converts the first light into a
second light;

a guide member which lengthwise extends in a first direction, accommodates the light source and the quantum dots member therein,
and fixes positions of the light source and the quantum dots member; and

an optical member which reflects the second light,
wherein the guide member guides the first light from the light source to the quantum dots member and guides the second light
from the quantum dots member to the optical member.

US Pat. No. 9,287,528

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY HAVING HIGH RESOLUTION AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

18. A method of manufacturing an organic light emitting diode display device, comprising:
preparing a substrate including a pixel portion and a peripheral portion;
forming a pixel switching semiconductor layer and a driving semiconductor layer on the pixel portion and a peripheral switching
semiconductor layer on the peripheral portion;

forming a first gate insulating layer on the pixel switching semiconductor layer, the driving semiconductor layer, and the
peripheral switching semiconductor layer;

forming a peripheral switching gate electrode, a pixel switching gate electrode, and a driving gate electrode on the first
gate insulating layer;

forming a pixel switching low concentration doping region in the pixel switching semiconductor layer, a driving low concentration
doping region in the driving semiconductor layer, and a peripheral switching low concentration doping region in the peripheral
switching semiconductor layer by using a photosensitive layer formed on the pixel switching gate electrode, the driving gate
electrode, and peripheral switching gate electrode as a mask; and

forming a second gate insulating layer covering the peripheral switching gate electrode, the pixel switching gate electrode,
and the driving gate electrode,

a length of the peripheral switching low concentration doping region formed in the peripheral switching semiconductor layer
being larger than a length of the pixel switching low concentration doping region and the driving low concentration doping
region formed in the pixel switching semiconductor layer and the driving semiconductor layer, respectively.

US Pat. No. 9,269,913

THIOLATE-BRIDGED MULTINUCLEAR COPPER(I) COMPLEX

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A copper(I) complex represented by following Formula (1):
[Cua(XS)b(L)c]  (1)

wherein, L is acetonitrile, tri-iso-butylphosphine, tricyclohexylphosphine or a substituted or unsubstituted heterocyclic
compound represented by Formulae (2) to (14):

a is an integer from 2 to 6, b is an integer from 2 to 6, c is an integer from 0 to 6, X is a substituted or unsubstituted
carbazole, or PR3, where R is a substituted or unsubstituted phenyl group or a substituted or unsubstituted cyclohexyl group.

US Pat. No. 9,257,488

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY PANEL AND PORTABLE DISPLAY INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic emitting display panel, comprising:
a substrate;
a plurality of pixels disposed on the substrate and forming a matrix, each pixel of the plurality of pixels includes a first
thin film transistor disposed on the substrate and an organic light emitting element connected with the first thin film transistor,
the organic light emitting element includes a lower electrode, an organic emission layer disposed on the lower electrode,
and an upper electrode disposed on the organic emission layer;

an auxiliary organic light emitting element disposed at a distance from the plurality of pixel, the auxiliary organic light
emitting element includes an auxiliary lower electrode, an auxiliary organic emission layer disposed on the auxiliary lower
electrode, and an auxiliary upper electrode disposed on the auxiliary organic emission layer; and

a pixel defining layer surrounding and in direct contact with the lower electrode and the organic emission layer having a
recess portion formed by removing a part of the pixel defining layer,

wherein the auxiliary lower electrode is disposed on a part of the pixel defining layer and both said auxiliary lower electrode
and said auxiliary organic emission layer are contained in the recess portion.

US Pat. No. 9,174,250

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CLEANING ORGANIC DEPOSITION MATERIALS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A method of cleaning off an organic deposition material accumulated on a mask used to form an organic deposition material
pattern on a substrate, the method comprising:
using the mask, having a plurality of slots in a deposition chamber comprising a deposition source, to form the organic deposition
material pattern on the substrate while the mask or the substrate is separated from the other by a set distance and moved
relative to the other;

transporting the mask to a stock chamber maintained at a vacuum and adjacent to the deposition chamber;
cleaning off the organic deposition material accumulated on the mask in the stock chamber by using a cleaning device;
wherein the cleaning off of the organic deposition material is performed using plasma;
wherein the cleaning device comprises:
a first electrode;
a second electrode spaced apart from the first electrode;
a power supply unit connected to the first electrode and the second electrode and configured to apply a voltage between the
first electrode and the second electrode to form the plasma between the first electrode and the second electrode; and

a support member disposed between the first electrode and the second electrode and supporting the mask during the cleaning
off of the organic deposition material, and

wherein the cleaning device is configured to remove an organic material deposited on the mask by using the plasma.

US Pat. No. 9,159,292

DISPLAY PANEL AND DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display panel comprising:
a plurality of setting gate lines to which a setting gate signal is applied;
a plurality of charging gate lines to which a charging gate signal is applied;
a plurality of data lines to which a data voltage is applied; and
a plurality of pixels connected to the setting gate lines, the charging gate lines and the data lines, wherein each of the
pixels comprises:

a first switching element connected to a corresponding setting gate line of the setting gate lines and a corresponding data
line of the data lines;

a control capacitor configured to charge an output voltage of the first switching element;
an amplifying part configured to amplify the output voltage of the first switching element charged at the control capacitor;
a power supplying part connected to a corresponding charging gate line of the charging gate lines and configured to supply
a power voltage to the amplifying part; and

a liquid crystal capacitor configured to charge an output voltage of the amplifying part.

US Pat. No. 9,142,680

THIN FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY PANEL HAVING IMPROVED APERTURE RATIO AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A thin film transistor array panel comprising:
a substrate;
a gate line positioned on the substrate;
a gate insulating layer positioned on the gate line;
a semiconductor layer positioned on the gate insulating layer and having a channel portion;
a data line including a source electrode and a drain electrode, the source and drain electrodes both positioned on the semiconductor
layer;

a passivation layer positioned on the data line and the drain electrode, and having a contact hole formed therein; and
a pixel electrode positioned on the passivation layer,
wherein the pixel electrode is connected to the drain electrode through the contact hole,
wherein the gate line comprises an electrode portion and a line portion, the electrode portion being the portion of the gate
line overlapping with the channel portion and the line portion intersecting the data line,

wherein the gate line extends in a lengthwise direction,
wherein the channel portion of the semiconductor layer and the contact hole both overlap a centerline of the gate line in
a plan view of the substrate, the centerline of the gate line extending in a direction the line portion of the gate line extends
and crossing the line portion of the gate line, and

wherein the drain electrode includes an opening disposed between two portions of the drain electrode and exposing a portion
of the semiconductor layer.

US Pat. No. 9,393,774

SCREEN PRINTING APPARATUS AND SCREEN PRINTING METHOD USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A screen printing apparatus comprising:
a print screen including a print area through which ink passes;
a scraper that provides the ink to the print screen; and
a squeegee that contacts the print screen and pushes the ink through the print area, the squeegee having a first side which
faces the print screen and a second side which is opposite to the first side;

wherein a lower portion of the scraper is disposed on the second side to overlap with the squeegee after the ink is coated
on the print screen.

US Pat. No. 9,354,463

DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a display panel comprising:
a first substrate including a signal line and a pixel;
a second substrate facing the first substrate; and
a liquid crystal layer disposed between the first and second substrates, the first substrate being disposed in a position
to which external light is incident;

a polarizing plate disposed above the first substrate of the display panel; and
a patterned retarder disposed between the polarizing plate and the signal line, wherein the patterned retarder is configured
to retard the external light such that the external light reflected by the signal line does not pass through the polarizing
plate,

wherein the patterned retarder comprises a retardation area that overlaps the signal line and a transmission area that overlaps
the pixel,

wherein the transmission area does not retard light.

US Pat. No. 9,331,288

COMPOUND FOR ORGANIC ELECTRIC ELEMENT, ORGANIC ELECTRIC ELEMENT COMPRISING THE SAME AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE THEREOF

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A compound represented by Formula 1 below:

in Formula 1 above,
S ring is a C4-C8 heterocyclic group containing S (sulfer),

N ring is a C4-C8 heterocyclic group containing N (nitrogen),

l, m, and n are each an integer from 0 to 4,
R1 to R3 are independently selected from the group consisting of halogen, deuterium, a cyano group, a C6-C60 aryl group, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, a C1-C30 alkoxy group, a C1-C60 alkyl group, a C2-C60 alkenyl group, and -L1-N(R?)(R?), and any two adjacent groups of R1s to R3s are optionally linked together to form a fused ring,

L and L1 are independently selected from the group consisting of a single bond, a C6-C60 arylene group, and a C2-C60 heteroarylene group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, wherein, the arylene group, and the
heteroarylene group are optionally substituted by one or more substituents selected from the group consisting of deuterium,
halogen, a silane group, a siloxane group, a boron group, a germanium group, a cyano group, a nitro group, a C1-C20 alkylthio group, a C1-C20 alkoxy group, a C1-C20 alkyl group, a C2-C20 alkenyl group, a C2-C20 alkynyl group, a C6-C20 aryl group, a C6-C20 aryl group substituted by deuterium, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, a C3-C20 cycloalkyl group, a C7-C20 arylalkyl group, and a C8-C20 arylalkenyl group,

Ar is an unsubstituted C6-C60 aryl group, a C6-C60 aryl group substituted with deuterium, or a C6-C60 aryl group substituted with a C6-C20 aryl group,

R? and R? are independently selected from the group consisting of a C6-C60 aryl group, and a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P,

X and Y are independently selected from the group consisting of a single bond, C(R4)(R5), N(R4), O, S, Se, and Si(R4)(R5),

R4 and R5 are independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, deuterium, a C6-C60 aryl group, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, a C1-C30 alkoxy group, a C1-C60 alkyl group, and a C2-C60 alkenyl group,

when Ar, R1 to R5, R?, and R? are an aryl group, or a heterocyclic group, Ar, R1 to R5, R?, and R? are optionally substituted by one or more substituents selected from the group consisting of deuterium, halogen,
a silane group, a siloxane group, a boron group, a germanium group, a cyano group, a nitro group, a C1-C20 alkylthio group, a C1-C20 alkoxy group, a C1-C20 alkyl group, a C2-C20 alkenyl group, a C2-C20 alkynyl group, a C6-C20 aryl group, a C6-C20 aryl group substituted by deuterium, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, a C3-C20 cycloalkyl group, a C7-C20 arylalkyl group, and a C8-C20 arylalkenyl group, and

when R1 to R5 are an alkyl group, alkenyl group or alkoxy, R1 to R5 are optionally substituted by one or more substituents selected from the group consisting of deuterium, halogen, a silane
group, a siloxane group, a boron group, a germanium group, a cyano group, a nitro group, a C1-C20 alkylthio group, a C1-C20 alkoxy group, a C1-C20 alkyl group, a C2-C20 alkenyl group, a C2-C20 alkynyl group, a C6-C20 aryl group, a C6-C20 aryl group substituted by deuterium, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, a C3-C20 cycloalkyl group, a C7-C20 arylalkyl group, and a C8-C20 arylalkenyl group.

US Pat. No. 9,299,950

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light emitting display apparatus, comprising:
a first substrate including a light emitting device having an organic emission layer between first and second electrodes,
and an auxiliary electrode directly contacting the second electrode; and

a second substrate including an embossing member at a surface facing the first substrate, wherein the embossing member contacts
the second electrode.

US Pat. No. 9,280,176

DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display device, comprising:
a display panel configured to display an image;
a window placed over the display panel;
a plurality of partitions interposed between the display panel and the window; and
an adhesive formed between adjacent partitions, such as shown in FIG. 1 and FIG. 2.

US Pat. No. 9,214,638

MATERIAL FOR ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENT DEVICE AND ORGANIC ELECTROLUMINESCENCE DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A material for an organic electroluminescent (EL) device, the material comprising a copper(I) complex represented by the
following Formula 1:
[CuX(PPh3)2L]  [Formula 1]

in the above Formula 1,
X is an anion,
PPh3 is triphenylphosphine, and

L is a ligand represented by one of the following ligands (4) to (14) and (18) to (22):

US Pat. No. 9,134,837

DISPLAY APPARATUS WITH REDUCED SIGNAL INTERFERENCE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a first substrate comprising a plurality of pixels and a plurality of first signal lines connected to the pixels, and
a second substrate comprising a plurality of sensors and a plurality of second signal lines connected to the sensors, the
second signal lines extending in a first direction in which the first signal lines extend, the second substrate being spaced
apart from and coupled to the first substrate,

wherein each of the second signal lines is disposed between two of the first signal lines of the first signal lines,
wherein each of the second signal lines is disposed at a position closer to a center line between the two adjacent first signal
lines than to the two adjacent first signal lines, the two adjacent first signal lines are divided by the center line,

wherein the first substrate or the second substrate further comprises a plurality of color pixels, the center line divides
at least one color pixel of the color pixels into two portions, and the second signal line overlaps with the at least one
color pixel,

wherein the pixels are divided into a plurality of groups of pixels, and
wherein for each group of pixels, two-thirds (?) of the are of the group of pixels is disposed between two adjacent second
signal lines of the second signal lines disposed in association with the group of pixels.

US Pat. No. 9,074,055

METHOD OF MANUFACTURING NANOSTRUCTURE AND METHOD OF FORMING PATTERN USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

9. A method of forming a pattern of nanostructures, comprising:
forming a first thin film comprising a first block copolymer on a target pattern layer, the first block copolymer comprising
cylinders spaced apart from one another by a first interval, the target pattern layer being disposed on a substrate;

forming a guide pattern on the first thin film;
forming a second thin film comprising a second block copolymer between portions of the guide pattern;
curing the second thin film to form a sacrificial structure comprising a first sacrificial block and a second sacrificial
block spaced apart from one another by a second interval;

removing the first sacrificial block from the sacrificial structure; and
patterning the first thin film and the target pattern layer using the second sacrificial block and the guide pattern as a
mask,

wherein the second block copolymer is a lamella block copolymer, and
wherein a ratio between the first interval and the second interval is approximately 1:1.

US Pat. No. 9,468,094

FOLDABLE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus, comprising:
a flexible substrate comprising:
a first area at least partially bent about an axis; and
at least one non-bent area;
first pixels disposed in the first area; and
second pixels disposed in the at least one non-bent area,
wherein the first pixels have the same size as one another,
wherein the second pixels have the same size as one another,
wherein respective widths of each first pixel in a first direction are smaller than respective widths of each second pixel
in the first direction, and

wherein a distance between first pixels adjacent to one another in the first direction, a distance between second pixels adjacent
to one another in the first direction, and a distance between first pixels and second pixels adjacent to one another in the
first direction are the same as one another.

US Pat. No. 9,389,478

DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor on the substrate;
a pixel electrode connected to the thin film transistor;
a common electrode on the pixel electrode to be spaced apart from the pixel electrode while a plurality of microcavities are
interposed between the common electrode and the pixel electrode;

a roof layer on the common electrode;
an alignment layer on the pixel electrode and beneath the common electrode and including a photosensitive material;
a liquid crystal layer filling the microcavities;
an encapsulation layer on the roof layer to seal the microcavities;
a color filter positioned beneath the pixel electrode; and
an insulation layer between the color filter and the pixel electrode and formed of an organic insulating material,
wherein the pixel electrode is directly on the insulating layer.

US Pat. No. 9,368,730

HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUND AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE COMPRISING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A heterocyclic compound represented by Formula 1:

wherein, in Formula 1,
Ar1 to Ar3 are each independently selected from a hydrogen atom, a deuterium atom, a substituted or unsubstituted C1-C60 alkyl group,
a substituted or unsubstituted C3-C60 cycloalkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted C1-C60 heteroaryl group, a substituted
or unsubstituted C6-C60 aryl group, and a substituted or unsubstituted C6-C60 condensed polycyclic group; and

X is N or CH.

US Pat. No. 9,294,086

STAGE CIRCUIT AND SCAN DRIVER USING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A stage circuit comprising:
a first driver configured to control voltages of first and second nodes, according to a first power source, a start signal
or a carry signal of a previous stage supplied to a first input terminal, a first clock signal supplied to a second input
terminal, and a second clock signal supplied to a third input terminal;

a second driver configured to control a voltage of a third node, according to the first power source, the start signal or
the carry signal of a previous stage supplied to a first input terminal, a carry signal of a next stage supplied to a fourth
input terminal, and the voltage of the second node;

a first output unit configured to output a carry signal to a first output terminal, according to voltages of the second input
terminal, the first power source and the second and third nodes; and

a second output unit configured to output a scan signal to a second output terminal, according to voltages of a second power
source, the second input terminal and the second and third nodes.

US Pat. No. 9,269,756

ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY APPARATUS

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. An organic light emitting display apparatus comprising:
a panel comprising a screen portion on which images are displayed and a non-screen portion surrounding the screen portion;
a first wiring portion and a second wiring portion on different locations of the non-screen portion, each configured to be
connected to pixel wirings on the screen portion;

a first pad portion and a second pad portion at opposite sides of the non-screen portion facing each other across the screen
portion, and connected to the first wiring portion and the second wiring portion respectively;

a single film substrate comprising a plurality of connection portions connected to the first wiring portion and the second
wiring portion through the first pad portion and the second pad portion, the plurality of connection portions on the first
pad portion and the second pad portion at the opposite sides of the non-screen portion facing each other across the screen
portion; and

a main board configured to connect the film substrate to an electric power.

US Pat. No. 9,136,316

THIN-FILM TRANSISTOR ARRAY SUBSTRATE WITH CONNECTION NODE AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a plurality of pixels formed on a TFT array substrate, each of the plurality of pixels comprising:
a pixel circuit coupled to a plurality of wires and comprising at least one TFT and at least one capacitor; and
a display device coupled to the pixel circuit;
a first conductive layer in the plurality of pixels;
a second conductive layer in the plurality of pixels, partially overlapping with the first conductive layer, and in a layer
different from the first conductive layer; and

a connection node coupling the first conductive layer to the second conductive layer,
the connection node being in direct contact with the first conductive layer over a first substantially flat surface that is
substantially parallel to the TFT array substrate;

the connection node being in direct contact with the second conductive layer over a second substantially flat surface that
is substantially parallel to the TFT array substrate;

wherein the display apparatus has a node contact hole formed by:
a first contact hole on the first conductive layer; and
a second contact hole on the second conductive layer, the second contact hole being integral with the first contact hole and
not being separated from the first contact hole by an insulating layer, and

wherein at least a portion of the connection node is in the node contact hole.

US Pat. No. 9,113,553

CURVED DISPLAY APPARATUS AND MULTI DISPLAY APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME

SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., ...

1. A curved display apparatus, comprising:
a display panel; and
a fixation member with multiple curvatures which fixes the display panel so that the display panel is curved with multiple
curvatures,

wherein the fixation member is formed so that a part of the fixation member supporting the display panel is curved with multiple
curvatures and contacts the display panel, each of the multiple curvatures being concave with respect to a point facing an
image displayed on the display panel,

wherein a curvature, among the multiple curvatures, corresponding to a center of the display panel is larger than a curvature,
among the multiple curvatures, of a peripheral portion of the display panel, and

wherein the fixation member further comprises intermediate portions corresponding to portions of the display panel connecting
the center of the display panel to the peripheral portions of the display panel, the intermediate portions having curvatures,
among the multiple curvatures, which are different from the curvatures of the center and peripheral portions of the display
panel.

US Pat. No. 9,105,877

ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE DISPLAY AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. An organic light-emitting diode display comprising:
a substrate;
a first electrode which is disposed on the substrate, a trench defined in a top surface of the first electrode; and
a hole injection layer which is disposed in the trench.

US Pat. No. 9,086,752

TOUCH SENSOR

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A touch sensor comprising:
a substrate;
a sensing unit foamed on or over the substrate and containing hydrogen ions;
a touch sensor active layer formed on or above the sensing unit, wherein the touch sensor active layer has a width substantially
the same as that of the sensing unit;

a touch sensor source electrode and a touch sensor drain electrode that are electrically connected to the touch sensor active
layer;

a protective layer covering the touch sensor source electrode and the touch sensor drain electrode; and
an opposite electrode formed on the protective layer, wherein at least part of the opposite electrode is formed substantially
directly above the touch sensor active layer.

US Pat. No. 9,655,235

FOLDABLE DISPLAY DEVICE

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A foldable display device, comprising:
a flexible display panel; and
a cover window overlying the flexible display panel,
said cover window including a folding region operated to be folded or unfolded, positioned to transmit images generated by
the flexible display panel where recesses are formed and overlying a display region of the display panel.

US Pat. No. 9,591,714

DC-DC CONVERTER AND ORGANIC LIGHT EMITTING DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A DC-DC converter, comprising:
a voltage conversion circuit unit to convert an input voltage to a first voltage;
a first control unit to control the voltage conversion circuit unit based on a feedback voltage and a reference voltage; and
a capacitor check unit to determine whether a capacitor is coupled to a capacitor coupling terminal, the capacitor check unit
to determine whether the capacitor is coupled to the capacitor coupling terminal based on sensing a voltage of the capacitor
coupling terminal which is selectively coupled to the first control unit.

US Pat. No. 9,466,803

COMPOUND FOR ORGANIC ELECTRIC ELEMENT, ORGANIC ELECTRIC ELEMENT COMPRISING THE SAME AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE THEREOF

DUK SAN NEOLUX CO., LTD.,...

1. A compound of Formula 1:

wherein,
Z ring is a C10-C20 aryl group,

X is S,
L1 is selected from the group consisting of a single bond, a C6-C60 arylene group, a fluorenylene group, a C2-C60 heteroarylene group containing at least one heteroatom selected from the group consisting of O, N, S, Si, and P, and a fused
ring group of a C3-C60 aliphatic ring and a C6-C60 aromatic ring,

Ar1 is a C6-C60 aryl group, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from the group consisting of O, N, S, Si, and P, a fluorenyl
group, or a fused ring group of a C3-C60 aliphatic ring and a C6-C60 aromatic ring,

m, n and o are each an integer of 0 to 4,
R1, R2 and R3 are each independently selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, deuterium, halogen, a C6-C60 aryl group, a fluorenyl group, a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from the group consisting of O, N, S, Si, and P, a fused ring
group of a C3-C60 aliphatic ring and a C6-C60 aromatic ring, a C1-C50 alkyl group, a C2-C20 alkenyl group, a C2-C20 alkynyl group, a C1-C30 alkoxy group, a C6-C30 aryloxy group, and -L-N(Ra)(Rb), and at least on of adjacent R1s or R2s and R3s may optionally form a ring,

L? is selected from the group consisting of a single bond, a C6-C60 arylene group, a fluorenylene group, a fused ring group of a C3-C60 aliphatic ring or a C6-C60 aromatic ring, and a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P,

Ra and Rb are each independently selected from the group consisting of a C6-C60 aryl group, a fluorenyl group, a fused ring group of a C3-C60 aliphatic ring and a C6-C60 aromatic ring, and a C2-C60 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from O, N, S, Si, and P, and

with the proviso that, the aryl group, heterocyclic group, fluorenyl group, fused ring group, alkyl group, alkenyl group,
alkynyl group, alkoxy group, aryloxy group, arylene group, and fluorenylene group are optionally substituted by one or more
substituents selected from the group consisting of deuterium, halogen, a silane group, a siloxane group, a boron group, a
germanium group, a cyano group, a nitro group, a C1-C20 alkylthio group, a C1-C20 alkoxy group, a C1-C20 alkyl group, a C2-C20 alkenyl group, a C2-C20 alkynyl group, a C6-C20 aryl group, a C6-C20 aryl group substituted with deuterium, a fluorenyl group, a C2-C20 heterocyclic group containing at least one heteroatom selected from the group consisting of O, N, S, Si, and P, a C3-C20 cycloalkyl group, a C7-C20 arylalkyl group, and a C8-C20 arylalkenyl group.

US Pat. No. 9,455,306

FOLDABLE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A foldable display apparatus comprising:
a substrate comprising a metal film and an insulating layer disposed on the metal film;
an organic light-emitting unit disposed on the substrate in a display region, the organic light-emitting unit being configured
to emit light away from the substrate; and

a thin film encapsulating layer encapsulating the organic light-emitting unit,
wherein the display region is configured to be folded such that overlapping portions of the organic light-emitting unit are
disposed between overlapping portions of the metal film.

US Pat. No. 9,316,877

DISPLAY APPARATUS, DISPLAY SYSTEM HAVING THE SAME AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE DISPLAY APPARATUS

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display apparatus comprising:
a first substrate including a first electrode part;
a first liquid crystal layer disposed on the first substrate;
a second substrate disposed on the first liquid crystal layer, and including a color filter and a second electrode part disposed
on a first surface of the second substrate facing the first substrate, and a third electrode part disposed on a second surface
of the second substrate opposite to the first surface of the second substrate, wherein the first electrode part, the first
liquid crystal layer, and the second electrode part form a first liquid crystal panel;

a second liquid crystal layer disposed on the second substrate;
a third substrate disposed on the second liquid crystal layer, and including a fourth electrode part disposed on a first surface,
of the third substrate facing the second substrate, wherein the third electrode part, the second liquid crystal layer, and
the fourth electrode part form a second liquid crystal panel that is different from the first liquid crystal panel;

a first polarizing element of the first liquid crystal panel disposed under the first liquid crystal layer, with respect to
a frame of reference in which the first substrate is considered to be under the third substrate;

a second polarizing element of the first liquid crystal panel disposed over the first liquid crystal layer; and
a phase retarding element disposed over the second liquid crystal layer,
wherein the first polarizing element of the first liquid crystal panel is disposed under the first substrate of the first
liquid crystal panel, and the second polarizing element of the first liquid crystal panel is disposed between the third electrode
part of the second liquid crystal panel and the second liquid crystal layer of the second liquid crystal panel, and

wherein the phase retarding element is integrally formed with the third substrate as a rigid body and the phase retarding
element is patterned on a second surface of the third substrate opposite to the first surface of the third substrate.

US Pat. No. 9,723,769

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE, ALIGNMENT FILM, AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A method for forming an alignment film on a display panel comprising:
providing a display panel having an electrode formed thereon;
forming a surface alignment reactant on the electrode, wherein the surface alignment reactant comprises a first surface alignment
material including a plurality of pre-tilting functional groups having different chain lengths bonded to a siloxane and a
second surface alignment material including a phase separation enhancer functional group bonded to a siloxane, wherein the
first surface alignment material is a vertical alignment material configured to align liquid crystals substantially perpendicular
to a plane of the display panel;

performing a first heating process on the surface alignment reactant to cause the surface alignment reactant to become phase
separated into a surface inorganic layer and a surface functional group layer, wherein the surface inorganic layer includes
the second surface alignment material and the surface functional group layer includes the first surface alignment material;
and

irradiating the surface functional group layer with light to thereby form an alignment layer on the electrode,
wherein prior to irradiating the surface functional group layer, the method further comprises performing a second heating
process on the surface inorganic layer and the surface functional group layer such that the surface functional group layer
is cured, the polysiloxanes in the surface inorganic layer and the surface functional group layer undergo cross-linking reactions
and wherein the surface inorganic layer is transformed into a surface inorganic alignment film by the cross-linking reactions,
and

in the first or secondary heating process, an IM-T4 functional group accelerates dehydration and increases cross-linking of
the siloxanes of the first surface alignment material and the second surface alignment material.

US Pat. No. 9,520,081

RECORDING DEVICE AND RECORDING METHOD USING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A device, comprising:
a subtractor that outputs a difference value between a target totalizing value, obtained by summing a luminance value of a
target pixel in a current frame and luminance values of the target pixel in previous frames, and a reference totalizing value,
obtained by summing a luminance value of a reference pixel in the current frame and luminance values of the reference pixel
in the previous frames, the reference pixel being adjacent the target pixel;

a quantizer that quantizes the difference value and outputs a quantization value using a quantization method having a quantization
step and a quantization error; and

a quantization error corrector that corrects the quantization value at a correction frame based on the quantization step and
the quantization error, wherein the quantization step is number of levels used in the quantization method.

US Pat. No. 9,436,031

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

1. A liquid crystal display comprising:
a substrate;
a thin film transistor disposed on the substrate;
a pixel electrode connected to the thin film transistor;
a lower insulating layer facing the pixel electrode; and
a touch sensor disposed on the lower insulating layer, the touch sensor comprising a first transparent conductive layer and
a second transparent conductive layer,

wherein:
a plurality of microcavities are formed between the pixel electrode and the lower insulating layer;
a liquid crystal layer comprising a liquid crystal material is disposed in the microcavities;
the lower insulating layer has a matrix shape comprising a horizontal portion and a vertical portion; and
the second transparent conductive layer overlaps the vertical portion of the lower insulating layer.

US Pat. No. 9,398,359

DISPLAY DEVICE

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A display device, comprising:
a display panel which displays an image;
a rear chassis which covers a rear surface of the display panel, wherein the rear chassis comprises:
a first protruding region which protrudes to a rear surface of the chassis; and
a second protruding region which is disposed in the first protruding region and further protrudes from the first protruding
region to the rear surface of the chassis; and

an acoustic element disposed in the first protruding region and at a space defined in the second protruding region,
wherein the acoustic element comprises a plurality of electrodes, and a vibration material layer disposed between the electrodes.

US Pat. No. 9,362,506

HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUND AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME

Samsung Display Co., Ltd....

19. The organic light-emitting device comprising:
a first electrode;
a second electrode; and
an organic layer between the first electrode and the second electrode, the organic layer comprising one of the compounds below:

US Pat. No. 9,362,507

COMPOUND AND ORGANIC LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE INCLUDING THE SAME

SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD....

1. A compound represented by Formula 1 below:

wherein,
R1 to R10 are each independently a non-bonding electron pair, a hydrogen atom, a deuterium atom, a substituted or unsubstituted C1-C60 alkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted C3-C60 cycloalkyl group, a substituted or unsubstituted C6-C60 aryl group, a substituted or unsubstituted C3-C60 heteroaryl group, or a substituted or unsubstituted C6-C60 condensed polycyclic group,

X and Y are each independently N, S, or O, and
Z is S or O.