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Method for operating an appliance comprising at least one sub-program step
The invention relates to a method for operating an appliance comprising at least one sub-program step "drying", which permits appliances comprising at least one...
Device and method for optical distance measurement
The invention relates to a device for optical distance measurement, in particular a handheld device, having at least one light source (50, 52), disposed in a...
Method for adjusting the frequency of a MEMS resonator
There are many inventions described and illustrated herein. These inventions are directed to a method of fabricating a microelectromechanical resonator having an...
Frequency and/or phase compensated microelectromechanical oscillator
There are many inventions described and illustrated herein. In one aspect, the present invention is directed to a compensated microelectromechanical oscillator,...
Anti-stiction technique for thin film and wafer-bonded encapsulated
In one aspect, there is described a thin film or wafer encapsulated electromechanical device. In one embodiment of this aspect of the invention, the...
Mechanical valve assembly
A water spray nozzle assembly includes an internal channel that is sealable by an internal valve having a seat and a disc. A tilting member is operable to tilt...
Method for setting an operating point of a hybrid drive of a vehicle
A method for setting an operating point of a hybrid drive of a vehicle is provided, the hybrid drive including an internal combustion engine and at least two...
Device for generating a mixture of reducing agent and air
A device used in an exhaust gas posttreatment system of an internal combustion engine has a mixing chamber into which reducing agent controlled by a metering...
Fuel injection system comprising a pressure intensifier and a delivery
rate-reduced low-pressure circuit
A fuel injection system for an internal combustion engine, having a fuel injector supplied with fuel from a high-pressure fuel source and including an injection...
Fuel injection device for an internal combustion engine
The fuel injection system has a high-pressure pump that delivers fuel to an accumulator and fuel supply pump delivers fuel to the suction side of the...
Hydraulic control arrangement
What is disclosed is a hydraulic control arrangement for controlling a hydraulic consumer, comprising an adjustable supply measuring orifice and an adjustable...
Hand-guided jig saw machine
A hand-guided power jigsaw (10) with a jigsaw blade (33) which can be detachably clamped between the free ends of two essentially parallel arms (122, 222)...
Method and arrangement for starting or stopping a motor-driven vehicle
The invention relates to a method and an arrangement for starting or stopping a motor-driven motor vehicle having motor functions (1) and motor-independent...
Method and device for detecting obstruction in image sensor systems
A method and a device for the detection of obstruction in image sensor systems made up of at least two image sensors, which record essentially the same scene. If...
Grinding-disk receiving element especially for a hand-guided electric
With a sanding-disc receiving element for a hand-guided electric sanding tool, an eccentric sander (15) in particular, the sanding-disc receiving element...
Connection carrier and method for joining the connection carrier to an
A connection carrier, e.g., a connection carrier for the bobbins of solenoids, includes a positioning section for positioning the connection carrier in a recess...
Connect/disconnect mechanism for a surveillance camera head
A surveillance camera assembly includes a mounting apparatus that is attachable to a mounting surface. A camera head assembly is secured to the mounting...
Control valve for a fuel injector comprising a pressure exchanger
A servo-valve for a fuel injector equipped with a pressure booster whose working chamber is separated from a differential pressure chamber by a booster piston in...
Method of operating a cooling and heating circuit of a motor vehicle
In a method for operating a cooling and heating circuit of a motor vehicle driven by an internal combustion engine, a first cooling medium path is provided...
Pressure regulating valve for common rail fuel injection systems
A pressure regulating valve for regulating the pressure in a common rail with a pistonlike valve member which is guided axially displaceably in a bore and acts...
Diesel engine DME fuel supply device
A bypass controller (30) controls ON/OFF of a three-way electromagnetic valve (62) according to a detection value of a cam chamber sensor (12a). When the cam...
Refrigerator and icemaker for the refrigerator
An icemaker for a refrigeration device contains a refrigerant circuit and an ice container that is located in a subassembly housed in a refrigeration compartment...
Guidance of an optical scanning device
An optical scanning device for reading data stored on a rotating recording medium having a scanning head; at least one guide device for guiding the scanning head...
Method and device for determining the angular position of a crankshaft in
an internal combustion engine
A method and a device for determining the angular position of a crankshaft of an internal combustion engine, especially when shutting down the internal...
Method and device for controlling an internal combustion engine
A method and a device for controlling an internal combustion engine. The air quantity supplied to the internal combustion engine is controllable by a first...
Method and device for operating driver information systems
The present invention provides a method for operating information systems for providing information to a driver in a motor vehicle, via which method increased...
Method and device for transforming an object image
The present invention relates to a method and a device for transforming an object image, e.g., using a rotation and/or scaling, for showing it on a display unit...
Sensor device, particularly for controlling lighting devices of a motor
A sensor device is proposed, particularly for controlling lighting devices of a motor vehicle, having at least one receiver for receiving radiation from at least...
Fuel cell apparatus with pressurized fuel tank and pressure-reducing unit
for supplying fuel at a reduced...
The fuel cell apparatus has a fuel cell (1), a pressurized fuel tank (2) for supplying fuel at a supply pressure and a pressure-reducing unit (4) for reducing...
Tool bit holder and hand power tool
A tool bit holder for a hand power tool has a tool bit holder body has a receiving bore for a tool bit shaft of a tool bit insert with at least one recess, a...
Hydraulic control arrangement
A hydraulic control arrangement is disclosed for the load pressure independent control of a consumer, comprising a distribution valve forming an inlet metering...
Spacer for a boost unit
A spacer secured to a dash panel offsets a boost unit of a brake system into an engine compartment. The spacer has a cylindrical body with a u-shaped space...
A micromechanical sensor, and a method for manufacturing a micromechanical sensor, featuring, in addition to a sensor element, at least a part of an evaluation...
Device for measuring the level of a fluid in a fuel tank of a motor
A device for measuring the level of a fluid in a container by means of a sound guide tube and an ultrasonic transducer disposed inside the container mounted in a...
A refrigerating appliance contains an inner chamber that is surrounded by a heat-insulating housing and a door, and can be divided into an upper region and a...
Method and device for operating an internal combustion engine
A method for operating an internal combustion engine by introducing air, in which the air is conducted into the induction region of the internal combustion...
Method of protecting a microcomputer system against manipulation of data
stored in a storage assembly of the...
A method of protecting a microcomputer system against manipulation of data stored in a storage assembly of the microcomputer system, particularly for protecting...
Method for operating a motor vehicle
In a method for operating a motor vehicle, a target region is determined which is disposed forward of the motor vehicle and an operating recommendation (36) is...
Method for controlling the drive unit of a vehicle
A method for controlling the drive unit of a vehicle considers several desired input quantities of different priority in the formation of a desired value. At...
Device protecting an electronic circuit
An arrangement for protecting an electronic circuit is suggested which is mounted in a housing and is insulated relative to the housing. At least one connection...
Device for energy storage and energy transformation
A device for energy storage and energy transformation is described, in particular an ignition coil of an ignition system of a motor vehicle, having a...
Ignition coil tester
The present invention relates to an ignition coil tester having a control module and an output electronics for testing the functioning of rod-type ignition...
Contamination-resistant gas sensor element
A contamination-resistant sensor element and methods for making the same are provided. A sensor element may include a contamination-resistant coating on at least...
Servo-valve-controlled fuel injector
A fuel injector having an injection valve connected to a high-pressure source and a control valve including a control piston guided in a valve body and...
A dishwashing machine containing spraying devices and at least one dish rack. The dishwashing machine has at least one dish rack having stationary spraying...
Pump, especially for a fuel injection device for an internal combustion
A pump having least one pump element with a pump piston guided in a sealed fashion in a cylinder bore (26) of a housing part delimiting a pump working chamber in...
A support element for the mutual support of a fuel injector in a valve seat, in particular of the valve seat of a cylinder head of an internal combustion engine,...
Device and method for determining pressure fluctuations in a fuel supply
A device and a method for determining pressure fluctuations in a fuel supply system provide two signal filters to enable determining as much information about...
Detecting element for determining the concentration of a gas component in
a measuring gas, and method for...
A detecting element is described, in particular a gas sensor for detecting the concentration of a gas component in a measuring gas, including a sensor element...