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Method and device for controlling the triggering of passive safety system
and the use thereof
A method and device for controlling the triggering of passive safety systems, such as airbags in vehicles, in response to criteria being detected that are to be...
Method for triggering a two-stage belt tensioner
A method for triggering a two-stage belt tensioner is provided, in which the second stage of the belt tensioner is triggered as a function of a crash severity...
Device and method for regulating the driving speed of a vehicle
A device and a method implementable therewith for regulating the driving speed of at least one vehicle, having an electric motor/generator connected or...
Control circuit for an actuator
In a control circuit for at least one actuator, in particular for a capacitive actuator of an injection system of an internal combustion engine, a control...
Method and device for detecting an angular position signal for an
The present invention relates to a method for detecting an angular position signal representing the rotary motion of a rotating part of an internal-combustion...
Method for operating an internal combustion engine
In operation of an internal combustion engine, an air filling (rl) in a combustion chamber is ascertained, taking into account a pressure (ps) in an intake...
Device and method for power calibration of an oscillator
It is therefore the object of the present invention to disclose a device for power calibration of an oscillator in the high-frequency range, which has a reduced...
Energy harvesting device manufactured by print forming processes
Embodiments of making an energy harvesting device are described. In one embodiment, a case and integrated piezoelectric cantilever to harvest vibration energy...
Handheld locating device with a sensor for detecting motion parameters
A handheld device. In particular a locating device, includes a housing (10), which is movable with a handle unit (12) over a surface of an item being examined...
Electric hand-held power tool
An electric hand-held power tool has a machine housing, an energy accumulator module detachably connected therewith and slidable into and out of a guide formed...
Wireless access point for intercommunication voice system
Electric circuit arrangement for controlling a solenoid-operated fluid
An electric circuit arrangement for controlling a solenoid-operated fluid valve.
A parking brake including a disc fixed to a vehicle and a plurality of clips attached to the disc to align channels on first and second brake shoes with a...
Booster control rod coupling arrangement
An arrangement (10) for disconnectably coupling an axially orientated motor vehicle brake booster control rod (12) to a brake pedal (14). A first end (16) of the...
Method of adjusting filter parameters and an associated playback system
To improve upon a method of adjusting at least one filter parameter such as the mid-frequency of at least one filter unit provided with a playback system for...
System, method and device for language education through a voice portal
A method of teaching pronunciation is provided which includes communicating by a voice portal server to a user a model word and detecting a response by the user...
Manual assembly to ABS/TCS/ESP hydraulic units
A shock mounting system for affixing a motor driven pump, a plurality of hydraulic valves and accumulators, and motion sensing devices to a vehicle to minimize...
Fuel injector with variable actuator boosting
The invention relates to a fuel injector for injecting fuel into the combustion chamber of an internal combustion engine. The fuel injector has an injection...
Method for operating an internal combustion engine
A method for operating an internal combustion engine having at least one triggerable intake valve and at least one triggerable discharge valve, in which the...
Method for operating a control device
The present invention relates to a method for operating a control unit for controlling or regulating a function of a motor vehicle. The control unit includes a...
Control unit for generating a clock pulse as a function of output signals
outputted from at least two clock outputs
A control unit featuring clocked data transmission between a processor and at least one further circuit, the processor itself outputting the clock pulse. The...
Method and communication system for data exchange among multiple users
interconnected over a bus system
A method and a communication system for exchanging data between at least two users interconnected over a bus system are described. The data is contained in...
Core assembly, in particular for an ignition coil of an internal
An ignition coil for an internal combustion engine includes a core assembly. The core assembly has a magnetically active core made of sheet-metal strips, a...
Method and device for operating an actuator with a capacitive element
A positioner includes a capacitative element with which an ohmic resistance is connected in parallel. The value of the ohmic resistance is sensed at specific...
Insulation bushing assembly for an exhaust gas sensor
An insulation bushing assembly for use with an exhaust gas sensor. The insulation bushing assembly includes an insulation bushing having a passageway defining a...
A gas sensor is described for detecting a physical property of a measuring gas, including detecting the oxygen concentration in the measuring gas. The gas sensor...
A layered sensor element used in a gas measuring sensor for measuring a physical property of a measuring gas, preferably for determining the temperature of the...
Tank sprayer with integrated measuring device
A portable sprayer includes a tank and a measuring device in selective fluid communication with the tank. The measuring device may be located adjacent to a...
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
A method for controlling an internal combustion engine calculates the generated internal torque for each cylinder on the basis of the signal generated by an...
Micromechanical component and method
A micromechanical component and a method for producing a micromechanical component are proposed, a hollow space and a region of porous silicon being provided,...
Combined camera and illuminator housing
Control lever for watercraft
Method for the filtering of noise from measured signals
The present invention concerns a method for eliminating interference in measuring signals (S.sub.M) which are corrupted by pulsed interference signals (S.sub.ST)...
Microelectromechanical resonator structure, and method of designing,
operating and using same
A micromechanical resonator structure including a plurality of straight or substantially straight beam sections that are connected by curved or rounded sections....
Movable partition monitoring systems and methods
A method and system for monitoring a movable partition. In one embodiment, the system includes a sensor linked to a movable partition, a drive system, and a...
A piezoelectric actuator, for example for actuating a mechanical component, has a multilayered structure of piezoelectric layers and, in a piezoelectrically...
Tool accessory case index
The present invention is directed to a tool accessory case having a first and a second housing member pivotally connected to each other along a hinge portion and...
Latch for tool accessory case
A preferred embodiment of the present invention is directed to a tool accessory case having first and second housing members pivotally connected to each other...
Multi-purpose drilling tool
The present invention relates to a multi-purpose drilling tool with a boring head, a drill twist connected thereto and a downstream clamping shank, a cutting...
High-pressure fuel pump with a pressure relief valve
A high-pressure fuel pump with a pressure relief valve which has improved hydraulic properties and a reduced number of high-pressure sealing points.
Dual-axis yaw rate sensing unit having a tuning fork gyroscope arrangement
A dual-axis tuning fork gyroscope includes four open-ended tuning forks arranged coplanarly in two opposite pairs, a first pair of open-ended tuning forks being...
Device for determining air mass in a line and including a separation
outlet having a wind shield structure
In a device for determining at least one parameter of a medium flowing in a main direction of flow in a line, which device has a part that can be inserted into...
Control panel for a laundry appliance
Method and device for regulating the drive torque following a load change
in hybrid vehicles
A method for regulating the drive torque following a load change in hybrid vehicles, in which the drive torque is influenced in a load change in that a brake...
System for triggering restraining means
A system for triggering restraining means which has at least one impact sensor and at least one pedestrian-impact sensor, signals being transmitted from these...
Procedure to diagnose a fuel tank ventilation system and device to
implement the procedure
A procedure to diagnose a fuel tank ventilation system of a motor vehicle and a device to implement the procedure are proposed. The fuel tank ventilation system...
Bus master for a bus for connection of sensors and/or ignition means
A bus master for a bus for connection of sensors and/or an ignition means device, which has at least two bus driver arrangements allowing data to be received...
Interferometric measuring device
An interferometric measuring device for recording the shape, the roughness or the clearance distance of the surface of a measured object is provided, the...
Method for improving vision in a motor vehicle
A method, a device and a processing unit for improving visibility in a motor vehicle are described, a light source of the motor vehicle illuminating an...