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8452507 Actuator device and method for controlling the actuator device  
An actuator device for use in a land vehicle, comprising an actuator for actuating a wheel brake of the land vehicle, a control unit for controlling the actuator and a processing unit. The...
8452509 System and method of vehicle speed-based operational cost optimization  
A vehicle speed-based operational cost optimization module provides an optimized velocity profile over a given route while also considering imposed constraints such as deviation from time targets,...
8447486 Brake control apparatus and control method for the brake control apparatus  
In a brake control apparatus that controls braking forces which are applied to wheels based on the pressure of the hydraulic fluid, when the pressure detected by a control pressure sensor (73) is...
8447488 Device for longitudinally guiding a motor vehicle  
A device is described for longitudinally guiding a motor vehicle, including a sensor system for locating preceding vehicles, a controller that regulates the speed of the vehicle to a setpoint...
8447485 Brake hydraulic pressure controlling apparatus for vehicle  
A brake hydraulic pressure controlling apparatus for a vehicle includes a hydraulic pressure block included in a hydraulic pressure unit and including therein a hydraulic circuit, a plurality of...
8447437 Assistant driving system with video recognition  
An assistant driving system with video recognition includes a camera array capturing environment images for the environment around the vehicle, an image recognition unit identifying environment...
8447472 Method and system for impact time and velocity prediction  
A collision detection system includes at least one sensor. The data from the sensor is input to a recursive filter which selectively uses the input to predict the motion of a target object relative...
8447484 Branch-lane entry judging system  
A branch-lane entry judging system includes a traffic-line detecting means for detecting traffic lines on right and left sides of a vehicle, a length and width detecting means for detecting lengths...
8442735 Traction control system and method  
In one example, a first vehicle traveling on a road is provided. The vehicle comprises a communication device coupled in the first vehicle configured to receive information transmitted by a second...
8442741 Vehicle control apparatus  
Disclosed is a vehicle control apparatus which can prevent drivability from being deteriorated. An ECU is operative to set a reduction speed threshold value to determine a driver's braking...
8441347 System, method and apparatus for energizing vehicle brake lights  
The present invention provides system, method and apparatus for energizing one or more brake lights on a vehicle without an operator of the vehicle applying a brake of the vehicle by determining an...
8442739 Vehicle driving assist system  
A vehicle driving assist system is provided that calculates a risk potential indicative of a degree of convergence between the host vehicle and the preceding obstacle. A first driving assistance...
8442699 Vehicle integrated control system  
An integrated control system includes a main control system controlling a driving system, a main control system controlling a brake system, and a main control system controlling a steering system,...
8439149 Brake equipment of vehicle with driver seat whose direction is changeable  
A brake equipment of the driver-seat-direction changeable vehicle includes: a driver-seat-direction detector configured to detect whether the driver seat is facing the one or the other side, in the...
8437936 Method and system for vehicle ESC system using map data  
An Electronic Stability Control (ESC) system for a vehicle is disclosed. An electronic control unit (ECU) is programmed to reduce vehicle lateral skidding by reducing differences between an...
8437937 Blended braking management in powertrain systems  
A method for operating a powertrain system including a torque machine coupled to a drive wheel of a vehicle includes determining a regenerative braking capacity of the powertrain system. In...
8437935 Absolute acceleration sensor for use within moving vehicles  
A vehicle monitoring system for turning off an idling engine comprises a vehicle speed sensor configured to detect a lack of motion, or “stationary status” of a vehicle and emit a parameter cor...
8437917 Vehicle launch anticipation and adaptation  
A launch interval is determined for a vehicle based on the time that the operator takes to move a foot from the brake pedal to the accelerator pedal for launching the vehicle from a stopped...
8437934 Temperature and wear and tear sensor for brake or clutch devices  
A temperature and/or wear sensor for brake or clutch devices is designed as a thermocouple in which the conductors (20, 22) that are electrically insulated from each other are arranged inside a...
8437907 Method for determining a roadway state  
In a method for determining a roadway state (STATE) of a roadway on which a vehicle (10) is travelling which has at least one wheel (14) and an acceleration sensor (24) which is assigned to the...
8433492 Accelerator-pedal reaction force control apparatus  
A utility vehicle comprising a cab which houses a steering wheel assembly is provided wherein a steering wheel (22) is rotatably mounted to a support body (24). The support body, or steering...
8433490 Control device for vehicle brake system  
A control device for a vehicle brake system includes first judgment value derivation and storage means for deriving and storing as first judgment value a boosting limit judgment pressure which, if...
8433493 Vehicle motion control system  
There is provided a vehicle motion control system which carries out acceleration and deceleration of a vehicle which satisfies driving feeling of a driver even in the state where a lateral motion...
8433491 Electromechanical deceleration system and method for operating the same  
A deceleration system may be used for decreasing a speed of a vehicle having a plurality of wheels. The deceleration system may include a brake command receiving device configured to receive a...
8430213 Electric brake  
Provided is an electric brake capable of accurately estimating the brake pad temperature and securing a sufficient braking force and response. An electric brake has a disc rotor rotating with a...
8430458 Towed vehicle braking apparatus  
An auxiliary braking system and method of controlling the braking a towed vehicle is provided that includes a remote control that is in selective communication with an auxiliary braking unit...
8428860 Vehicle driving assistance  
A vehicle (2) comprises sensor units (10) for collecting sensor data, and a processing unit (11) for processing the sensor data. A method of providing driving assistance information comprises the...
8428843 Method to adaptively control vehicle operation using an autonomic vehicle control system  
A vehicle includes a vehicle monitoring system for estimating vehicle motion states, a spatial monitoring system, an adaptive cruise control system for vehicle speed and acceleration control, a...
8428839 Absolute acceleration sensor for use within moving vehicles  
A communication system for a vehicle includes a vehicle speed sensor configured to emit a periodic function with a parameter correlated to the speed of the vehicle, an acceleration monitoring...
8428840 Method for controlling torque at one or more wheels of a vehicle  
An exemplary method for controlling torque at one or more wheels of a vehicle, including controlling both positive torque (acceleration) and negative torque (braking) with a single torque command....
8423250 Vehicle control device, vehicle control method and computer program  
An anti-collision control is provided under circumstances where it is determined that there is a risk of collision between a host vehicle and a preceding vehicle. The anti-collision control...
8423205 Control device for communication with a medical implant and a machine  
A safety system comprising an implant, a control device, and a machine. The machine has a control unit which is designed to allow operation of the machine only when a unique identifier has been...
8423254 Control device for automobile  
The proposed automatic deceleration device includes a recognizing section for recognizing the driving environment; a first target deceleration calculating section for obtaining the target...
8423255 System for sensing road and traffic conditions  
A traffic sensing system for collecting information on traffic conditions is provided. A traffic sensing system includes a traffic sensing server and a mobile traffic sensing device that sends...
8423256 Systems and methods for adaptive deceleration  
Systems and methods for adaptive deceleration are disclosed. A brake system controller may perform a method comprising receiving a pedal deflection signal comprising a pedal deflection level,...
8423231 Driver assistance system  
A driver assistance system includes a speed detector, a preceding vehicle detector having at least one video camera and at least one distance sensor for detecting the distance from a preceding...
8423253 Automatic braking apparatus for a vehicle  
A torque applying device is provided for applying a driving torque to at least a pair of wheels, and a torque restraining device is provided for restraining the torque created on the wheels to be...
8423257 System for and method of maintaining a driver intended path  
A system and method of maintaining a vehicle on a driver intended path is disclosed. The method includes steps of detecting a failure in a power steering system and controlling a braking system to...
8423202 Vehicle behavior control apparatus and vehicle behavior control method  
A vehicle behavior control apparatus that generates a gyro moment based on the behavior of the vehicle includes i) a gyro which has a rotating body that is rotatably supported on a rotating shaft...
8412436 Hill start assistance method for motor vehicles  
A hill start assistance method for a user of a vehicle having a braking system and an electronic braking control, provided with at least one master cylinder pressure sensor, whereby the pressure on...
8412431 Materials handling vehicle having a control apparatus for determining an acceleration value  
A materials handling vehicle is provided comprising: a frame; wheels supported on the frame; a traction motor coupled to one of the wheels to effect rotation of the one wheel; a speed control...
8412432 Protective arrangement for the protection of safety-relevant electronic circuits from malfunctions  
A protective circuit arranged on a Printed Circuit Board (PCB) has two conductor loops. At least one supply voltage track, at least one semiconductor switch and at least one control component are...
8412408 Parking brake system with electric control  
A system including a calculator and a control housing including switches having a single stable position in an opened position and with a manual control member for the switches. The control member...
8412435 System and method for detection of spun vehicle  
A system, method and computer program product is provided for detecting if a vehicle has spun. A normal force and a lateral force of each of a front and rear axle of a vehicle is estimated. A...
8412433 Motion control device for vehicle  
A motion control device for a vehicle includes a vehicle speed obtaining device, a curvature obtaining device for obtaining a bending grade of a curve existing ahead of the vehicle, a position...
8406952 Electric parking brake control system and electric parking brake control method  
In an electric parking brake control apparatus for controlling an electric actuator for driving parking brakes, a dynamically estimated road surface inclination is estimated based on a running...
8401759 Accelerator reaction force control apparatus  
An apparatus to control a reaction force of an accelerator includes a detector to detect an opening degree of the accelerator, and a controller to increase the reaction force by a first force...
8401758 Method and device for assisting a vehicle operator  
A method for assisting an operator of a vehicle which is approaching a set of traffic lights which permits a stop line to be crossed in at least one first operating state and does not permit the...
8401734 Operation assisting system and driving force controlling system  
An operation assisting system, which is capable of adjusting an operational feeling to operate an operating device to an actual resultant physical quantity, thereby mitigating uncomfortable feeling...
8401720 System, method, and computer software code for detecting a physical defect along a mission route  
A route defect detection system for a powered system, the route defect detection system including a control system connected to the powered system for application of tractive effort, and a...