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9041521 Floor-based haptic communication system  
The present relates to a system for providing vibration feedback to at least one foot. The system comprises at least one rigid surface for receiving the at least one foot, one vibrotactile...
9041528 Bridge device for use in a system for monitoring protective headgear  
A bridge device includes a first radio frequency (RF) transceiver that receives event data via an incoming RF signal from protective headgear in response to an impact event at the protective...
9030331 Fluid supply control for patient support surface  
A control system of a patient support surface calculates a surface performance index as a function of pressure and shear. The control system also receives information from an electronic medical...
9024770 Electronic football concussion avoidance training module  
A self-contained removable electronic module which mounts onto an ordinary football helmet's face mask bars and visually annunciates to the wearing player and game referees the occurrence of a...
9013313 Bed pre-exit patient monitor  
Improvements in a bed pre exit patient monitor to determine when a patient has moved to an edge of a bed prior to the patient leaving the bed by measuring load on a single wheel by slightly...
9007194 Vehicular anti-theft device  
The vehicular anti-theft device is a generally planar matt that includes a plurality of pressure sensors used to detect the presence of a weight thereon, and which is configured for placement...
9000936 Torque warning hand tool  
A torque warning hand tool includes a main body with one drive head, and a torque detector, a control display device and a warning unit disposed on the main body and electrically connected to each...
8922384 Automated calibration method for a dragging equipment detector  
A method for calibrating a moving object impact detector is disclosed. A controller may receive input indicative of movement of an impact element from a first position to a second position. The...
8902074 Harness for fall protection  
A safety harness includes at least one of integrally formed electrical conductors or optical conductors. The conductors can be energized by a replaceable electrical supply. An electrical or an...
8890705 Location determination using radio wave measurements and pressure measurements  
A method and apparatus for determining a location of a wireless device using radio waves and pressure measurements is disclosed. In one embodiment, a plurality of Radio Signal Strength (RSS)...
8890697 Pocket alert function for use with radio and microwave broadcast telephone and smart phone devices  
Mobile devices may minimize the radiation exposure to users by controlling the distance between the user, specifically the groin area, and the mobile device to a minimum distance. The reduction in...
8886372 Flight deck touch-sensitive hardware controls  
Touch or proximity sensors are integrated into control devices such as knobs, dials or wheels incorporated in a user control panel. A control output processor detects whether any of the sensors...
8860562 Self adapting haptic device  
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed that allow an electronic device to autonomously adapt one or more user alerts of the electronic device. For example, some embodiments may include a method for...
8847778 Psychophysiological touch screen stress analyzer  
The Psychophysiological Touch Screen Stress Analyzer is capable of capturing information on how a person emotionally reacts to a series of verbal, visual, or written stimulus when the person...
8847760 Tamper-resistant purse  
A tamper-resistant purse includes a bag having a front surface, a rear surface, two opposing side edges, a lower surface and an open top in communication with an interior chamber. The open top is...
8836499 Self adapting alert device  
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed that allow an electronic device to autonomously adapt one or more user alerts to the current operating environment of the electronic device. For example, some...
8836500 Physical interaction device for personal electronics and method for use  
The present disclosure describes, among other things, a method that may include receiving, at one or more sensors in communication with a mobile computing device positioned within a device...
8830070 Hospital bed having alert light  
A bed includes a frame, a controller coupled to the frame, and a patient position detection system coupled to the frame and coupled to the controller. The patient position detection system has...
8816852 Tamper-proof alarm component and methods of making and using the same  
Tamper-proof alarm components for detecting theft, for example, of copper, air conditioning component(s), and/or an air conditioning unit are disclosed. Methods of making and using tamper-proof...
8810424 Safety warning system and method  
An appliance warning system comprises a floor pad for location on or adjacent a device such that a user must stand on the floor pad in order to normally use the device. The floor pad has at least...
8803689 Over-the-door pressure sensor anti-ligature and alarm system  
Apparatus for counteracting a suicide attempt of a person trying to hang himself from a cord extended over the top edge of a door which door has an inside upper surface facing the interior of the...
8779932 Power supply and voltage multiplication for submerged subsea systems based on cathodic protection system  
Systems and methods for visually indicating an engagement status of a submerged subsea connector are provided. An example of a system includes a measurement device positioned to provide a signal...
8773274 Metering apparatus with damage monitoring  
Packaging installation with a metering apparatus and method for monitoring damage in a packaging installation in which packs (19) which are to be filled can be charged with the contents in each...
8766811 Compression testing device for testing materials automatically  
A compression testing assembly for compression testing of a test material includes a testing stage with a first surface and a second surface. The test material is disposed between the first and...
8730037 Physical interaction device for personal electronics and method for use  
The present disclosure describes, among other things, a method that may include receiving, at one or more sensors in communication with a mobile computing device positioned within a device...
8692675 Vibratory feedback systems and methods  
Vibratory feedback systems and methods are disclosed. A vibratory feedback system includes a shoe adapted to be secured to a user's foot, a plurality of force sensors and vibration actuators...
8686670 Method and apparatus for calibrating and testing brake holding torque  
A system and method for determining the holding torque of a brake in a material handling system is disclosed. The material handling system may include a bridge, a trolley, and a hoist, each driven...
8665103 Seat having occupant detecting function and occupant detection device  
A seat has an occupant detecting function and is installed in a vehicle. The seat includes a seating portion, a capacitance sensor, a controller, and a supporting member. The seating portion is...
8648732 Pressure sensing based localization and tracking system  
A locating and tracking system is provided. The locating and tracking system includes plural pressure sensing modules, each of which includes at least one pressure sensing unit detecting a...
8645085 System and method for simulating a billiard cue stroke  
A billiard cue stroke simulator includes a wireless acceleration sensing device and a computing system. The wireless acceleration sensing device measures acceleration of a billiard cue along two...
8633828 System and method for safing and monitoring a plurality of vehicle sensors  
A system and method for safing vehicle sensors includes two safety systems, each with a primary sensor for monitoring vehicle motion and activating its corresponding safety system in response to...
8633827 Patient table system for medical system for medical applications and associated medical imaging device  
A patient table system for medical applications is provided. The table system comprises: a table top; at least one sensor configured to measure information representative of a pressure exerted by...
8618948 Automatically operating injection device and method for determining an injection occlusion  
An automatically operating injection device with an occlusion alarm unit and a method for determining an injection occlusion are disclosed. The method includes generating a plurality of evaluation...
8604941 Device for detecting the passing of individuals  
The invention relates to a device (100) for detecting the passing of individuals in the form of a mat including: a printed circuit board (104), one of the surfaces which supports a plurality of...
8587446 Dynamic occupancy monitoring  
The present disclosure is directed to systems and methods for monitoring and displaying occupancy of a seating area, such as a theater. In a seating area there are chairs for use by patrons. There...
8587447 Early warning method and device for ultrasonic probe and ultrasonic apparatus  
An early warning device for use with an ultrasonic probe includes a service lifetime acquisition unit configured to acquire service lifetimes of individual parts of the ultrasonic probe, a total...
8581731 Circuits, systems, and methods for monitoring and reporting foot impact, foot placement, shoe life, and other running/walking characteristics  
Various embodiments of the present invention provide an electronic virtual running/walking coach that notifies a person as to how hard the person's feet have been impacting a surface, notifies the...
8581736 Assessing structural repair integrity  
A strain measurement device to assess the integrity of a structural repair to a surface comprises a detector, a processor, and a memory module coupled to the processor. The memory module comprises...
8564445 System and methods for monitoring caregiver performance  
Systems and methods for monitoring the performance of a caregiver are disclosed. The systems may be configured to monitor the movement of each subject in a network of subjects. One such system...
8564450 Monitor apparatus and method for detecting movement behavior of object in cylinder  
An object is set to move back and forth between a first position and a second position in a cylinder. A measurement point between the first position and the second position is preset. A counted...
8554495 Head impact analysis and comparison system  
Systems and methods for head impact injury prediction. A computer implemented method is provided for event based injury predictions. The computer implemented method receives an indication of...
8552859 Self adapting alert device  
Methods and apparatuses are disclosed that allow an electronic device to autonomously adapt one or more user alerts to the current operating environment of the electronic device. For example, some...
8531307 Patient support surface index control  
A control system of a patient support surface calculates a surface performance index as a function of pressure and shear. The control system also receives information from an electronic medical...
8525658 Interior tire power generation apparatus and tire monitoring system using the same  
An interior tire power generation apparatus includes a piezoelectric section having an inorganic piezoelectric body of a perovskite type oxide represented by General Formula (PX) below; a pair of...
8525682 Hospital bed having alert light  
A bed includes a frame, a controller coupled to the frame, and a patient position detection system coupled to the frame and coupled to the controller. The patient position detection system has...
8525686 Variable adjustable door latch  
Systems, methods, and devices that efficiently stop and latch a door are presented. A first bracket component is attached to a door frame and has an overhang portion, comprising a holder...
8525685 Apparatus and method for selectively driving a piezo transducer  
Devices and methods are provided for selectively driving a piezo transducer to operate as a pressure pattern detector or an alarm generator. In one embodiment, there is provided a device that...
8525679 Sensor control for apparatuses for supporting and monitoring a person  
A person support apparatus includes a frame and a support surface cooperating with the frame to support a person. The person support apparatus also has a sensor coupled to one of the frame and the...
8502691 Psychophysiological touch screen stress analyzer  
The Psychophysiological Touch Screen Stress Analyzer is capable of capturing information on how a person emotionally reacts to a series of verbal, visual, or written stimulus when the person...
8502690 Printer, cash drawer drive device, control method for a cash drawer drive device, and a control program  
A printer, a printer control method and control program, a POS terminal device, and a cash drawer drive device detect when a non-standard cash drawer is connected, and prevents a non-recoverable...