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Offset optical security sensor for a door
A security sensor apparatus senses movement of an object. The sensor apparatus includes an electronics arrangement having an optical emitter and an optical...
Connector for windshield wiper
Hand-held power cutting tool
Measuring system for contactless detection of a rotary angle, with a
magnetic-field-sensitive element disposed...
The invention relates to a measuring system for contactless detection of a rotational angle, having a first body on which at least one magnet is disposed and...
Apparatus for converting a hydrocarbon-containing flow of matter
An apparatus (10) for converting a hydrocarbon-containing flow of matter (4) to a hydrogen-enriched fluid flow (10) includes a heating apparatus (5) for...
Drill with solid state speed control
A power tool includes solid-state motor control. The tool includes a solid state variable speed control signal generator for generating a variable speed control...
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
A method and a device for operating an internal combustion engine improve the response of the internal combustion engine and increase its torque. An exhaust...
Method and system for monitoring the functional capability of a particle
A method and a system for monitoring the functional capability of a particle detector connected downstream, in the flow direction, of a particle filter, in which...
Device and method for reducing the contamination of a sensor
With devices and methods for reducing the contamination of a sensor, a sensor or sensor element--preferably a hot film air-mass meter--is deactivated when a...
Method and device for sterilizing containers
A method and device for sterilizing containers in which a plasma treatment is executed through excitation of an electromagnetic oscillation so that the plasma is...
Accessory for a rotary tool
A rotary tool accessory includes a body defining an axis of rotation and having a work piece contacting surface and a drive portion. The body has defined therein...
Fuel injector with two-stage booster
A fuel injector for an internal combustion engine has a nozzle needle that opens or closes at least one injection opening. At an end oriented away from the at...
Self-boosting electromechanical disk brake
The invention relates to a self-boosting electromechanical disk brake with a frame caliper equipped with a wear readjustment device which for instance is...
Automobile windshield wiper blade
A wiper blade that cleans panes, in particular of motor vehicles. The wiper blade (10) comprises a strip-shaped, elongated, elastically resilient support element...
Method and apparatus for monitoring an electronic control system
A method and apparatus for monitoring an electronic control system, where code of a memory is, in a context of ongoing instruction accesses, transferable via a...
Apparatus for detecting a vehicle rollover
An apparatus and a method for detecting a vehicle rollover are provided, which apparatus and method use the signals from tire sensors to determine the...
Protocol for reliable, self-organizing, low-power wireless network for
security and building automation systems
A method to wirelessly network a sensor/actuator node is described. The sensor/actuator node is installed in a sensor/actuator node network and arranged in a...
Optical measuring device for measuring curved surfaces
An optical measuring device for measuring curved surfaces of a measured object. The curved surface to be measured may at least partially have the internal or...
Night vision device
In a night vision device for motor vehicles having at least one night vision camera, a control unit and a display unit for displaying a night vision image, the...
Mounting a motor on a carrier
A motor arrangement is provided and includes a mounting clamp having flanks that support the shaft lugs of a motor. The mounting clamps includes arms that are in...
Fuel cell system with a cooling device
A fuel cell system has a fuel cell unit for generating electric current and/or thermal heat, a cooling device provided for cooling the fuel cell unit and having...
Method for adapting a rinsing program in a dishwasher machine, and
corresponding dishwasher machine
A method for adapting a rinsing program in a dishwasher machine, and a dishwashing machine configured to perform the method, the method enabling the rinsing...
Procedure to operate a fuel system of an internal combustion engine
In the operation of a fuel system of an internal combustion engine, the fuel is compressed by a fuel pump and travels by way of at least one fuel injection...
Fuel injection valve
A fuel injector for fuel-injection systems of internal combustion engines includes a solenoid coil, a valve needle that is in operative connection with the...
Multi-mode 2-stroke/4-stroke internal combustion engine
In a multi-mode, 2-stroke/4-stroke internal combustion engine operation, by switching the engine stroke from 4-stroke operation to 2-stroke operation so that the...
Method and device for diagnosing the dynamic characteristics of a lambda
probe used for the lambda regulation...
A method for diagnosing the dynamic characteristics of a lambda sensor, which is used at least intermittently for a cylinder-individual lambda closed-loop...
Device for the dosing of a reducing agent
An apparatus for metering a urea or a urea-water solution for delivery to a catalytic converter assembly for removing nitrogen oxides from the exhaust gases of a...
Device for producing a reducing agent/exhaust gas mixture and exhaust gas
An apparatus for forming a mixture of reducing agent and exhaust gas, having a mixture-forming region into which an exhaust gas and a reducing agent can be...
Method and configuration for removing moisture from items of clothing
Examples of dehumidifying processes for clothes include spinning, extracting the moisture by pressure, or drying the clothes using heat and air. To dehumidify...
Actuator for a control unit
An actuator for a control unit has a control motor with a motor power takeoff shaft; a control shaft that carries the control unit; and a step-up gear, disposed...
Vacuum cleaner comprising a base compartment for attachments
A vacuum cleaner comprising a housing (1), in which a dust compartment (5), which can be closed by a dust compartment cover and is designed to receive a dust...
Pole cart for grass shear
Method for operating a vehicle
A method for operating a vehicle, in which the method allows feedback about imminent risks. In this context, the vehicle moves on a predefined route at a current...
Method and device for bi-directional half duplex transmission of data
A method and a device for bi-directional transmission of data are provided such that an interface for digital communication on a signal line is obtained which is...
Linear motion device with an RFID tag
A linear motion device has a rod, a traveler which is movably supported with at least one roller body circuit, the traveler including an electrically conductive...
Systems and methods of tracking partition system performance
A method of monitoring the operation of a partition movement system having a partition. In an embodiment, the method includes monitoring a parameter having a...
Device and method for analyzing a materials library
A device for analyzing a materials library includes at least one radiation source for electromagnetic radiation, which is positioned in front of the materials...
Method for producing cavities having optically transparent wall
A method is proposed which will enable cavities having optically transparent walls to be produced simply and cost-effectively in a component by using standard...
Method for producing a semiconductor component and a semiconductor
component produced according to the method
A method is for producing a semiconductor component, e.g., a multilayer semiconductor element, e.g., a micromechanical component, e.g., a pressure sensor, having...
Gear mechanism (10), in particular for adjusting moveable parts in a motor vehicle, comprising a spur wheel (14) which is provided with external teeth (16) and...
Method and device for optimising a test programme
A method of supporting the optimization of a test program that is made up of a plurality of actions is described. The method may include applying the test...
Vehicle restraint device control method and apparatus using dynamically
A method of controlling a restraint device in a vehicle, and an apparatus employing the method. The method includes sensing accelerations of the vehicle,...
Electrical coupling system
A system for electrically coupling an electrical supply unit for cordless electrical devices, hand-held power tools in particular, with a charging device, with...
Device with an equipment door, an actuator unit and a bolting device
A device with an equipment door (10), an actuator unit (12) and a bolting device element (14) for bolting the equipment door (10), particularly when performing a...
Weight based occupant classification system
A system and method of classifying an occupant in a seat. The system can include a plurality of sensors, and each sensor can be configured to produce an output...