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US20140149001 AUTOMOBILE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING AUTOMOBILE  
Disclosed are an automobile and a method of controlling an automobile, capable of deploying an airbag at an optimum time. To this end, an automobile according to a first exemplary embodiment of...
US20140207341 IMPACT-INJURY PREDICTING SYSTEM  
A first-collision predicting part determines if a possibility of a first collision, which happens between a human and a vehicle, is higher than a predetermined threshold. A...
US20090099735 Vehicle rollover prediction with occupant restraint system activation  
An automobile rollover prediction and restraint device deployment system comprises a plurality of automobile data sensors to generate a plurality of data signals, and a controller to receive the...
US20060030988 Vehicle occupant classification method and apparatus for use in a vision-based sensing system  
A method and apparatus for selectively deploying or suppressing automated safety equipment in a vehicle is disclosed. Employing methods obtained from the field of Evidential Reasoning, an occupant...
US20050010347 Process for generating signal from a security warning system  
A method and system output a signal of a seatbelt warning device, so that an acoustic signal is output when the ignition is turned on and the belt lock of at least the driver's seat is not...
US20080133088 VEHICLE DATA RECORDER WITH VIDEO DISPLAY  
A vehicle data recorder according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises a processor, a power supply, a program memory for storing directions to be executed by the processor, a video...
US20060025908 Impact assessment system and method for determining emergent criticality  
An impact assessment system and method for determining emerging criticality in a complex system is provided. The impact assessment system includes a component dependency model and an emergent...
US20150051796 CRASH DETECTION  
An implementation determines crash severity quantifier values based on crash sensor samples and determining an air bag firing based at least on the crash severity quantifier values.
US20070142994 Cruise controller having a stop-and-go function, for motor vehicles  
A cruise controller having a stop-and-go function for motor vehicles, including a control element for activating the cruise controller, and an activation lock which prevents activation when the...
US20130317702 AIRBAG START-UP DECISION APPARATUS FOR MOTORCYCLE  
A safing decision is executed using a first integrator for integrating acceleration sensor output values for a first integration interval to obtain a first arithmetic operation value, a second...
US20090030577 Seat Occupancy Sensor Assembly  
An occupancy sensor assembly with a variable-resistance seat occupancy sensor comprises an adapter circuit for connecting the occupancy sensor to a control unit. The adapter circuit includes...
US20060184300 Vehicle rollover detection method based on differential z-axis acceleration  
Impending rollover events are detected based on differential z-axis (i.e., vertical) acceleration. Vertical or z-axis acceleration measured at laterally opposite sides of the vehicle are filtered...
US20070168098 Method for reaching a deployment decision  
A deployment decision for a vehicle restraint system is reached as a function of vehicle dynamics data, at least one vehicle transverse acceleration and one yaw rate about the longitudinal axis of...
US20090037056 Arrangement for Detecting a Crash  
A crash detection arrangement, to be installed in a motor vehicle, for detecting a crash and providing a control signal for controlling a safety device in the event that a crash is detected, the...
US20120035812 BODY VELOCITY ESTIMATING DEVICE, AND COLLISION SAFETY PROTECTING SYSTEM  
Body velocity estimating device 10A is constituted by acceleration measurement unit 11, acceleration separation unit 12, filter processing operation unit 13, acceleration addition unit 14,...
US20100063687 GPS DEVICE AND SAFE DRIVING METHOD USING THE SAME  
This present disclosure provides a global positioning system (GPS) device, and a method of safe driving. The GPS device includes a storage unit, the storage unit configured to store map data and...
US20080195284 Integrated Vehicular System for Low Speed Collision Avoidance  
A method of providing range measurements for use with a vehicle, the method comprising the steps of: a) visually sensing (2) the area adjacent the vehicle to produce visual sense data (22); b)...
US20140288784 RAIN ONSET DETECTION GLAZING AUTO-CLOSE  
A vehicle system may include a plurality of exterior capacitive sensors, such as door handles, and a controller in communication with the plurality of capacitive sensors. The controller may be...
US20080243343 Control Method for Occupant Restraint Apparatus and Occupant Restraint Apparatus  
A method and apparatus for controlling an occupant restraint apparatus are provided which allow the force applied to a nearby occupant to be optimized in response to collision conditions. In one...
US20090005937 VEHICULAR SEATBELT APPARATUS  
A seatbelt apparatus for a vehicle includes a control device for controlling an amount of electric current fed to a motor for winding a seatbelt. The control device controls the motor such that a...
US20090210117 Collision detector  
A vehicle collision detector is configured to reliably activate an airbag system at a collision and prevent the airbag system from erroneously operating. The collision detector includes two...
US20090037057 Method and system for detecting a vehicle rollover, in particular a soil trip rollover  
A method and system for detecting a vehicle rollover or dangerous situations that may precede a rollover, in particular a soil trip type rollover includes the following steps, where the steps are...
US20120296527 ACTUATION JUDGMENT APPARATUS FOR PASSENGER PROTECTION CONTROL DEVICE  
An actuation judgment apparatus for a passenger protection control device can optimally judge a need for actuating a passenger protection device. The actuation judgment apparatus may comprise an...
US20090326766 TIME DILATION FORMULAS, ALGORITHMS AND APPLICATIONS  
An algorithm that is part of a collision preparation system that provides selective and limited vehicle braking to avoid undesirable intrusive high-G braking while still giving the system adequate...
US20120283917 DEVICE HAVING PYROTECHNICALLY ADJUSTABLE RIGIDITY FOR ABSORBING CRASH ENERGY AND METHOD FOR ADJUSTING THE RIGIDITY  
A device having an adjustable rigidity for absorbing crash energy, includes: a housing for accommodating and deforming a deformation element when the deformation element is moved in a forward...
US20080125941 OCCUPANT DETECTION AND WARNING SYSTEM FOR OVERHEATED VEHICLES  
A control system includes a temperature sensor, an occupant detector, and a responsive circuit for activating a warning horn or to provide ventilation when an occupant is sensed in a dangerously...
US20090099721 Abnormality reporting device for vehicle and control program  
There are provided an abnormality reporting device that can generate vibration which can be easily perceived by a driver even when the driver is in a vibrating vehicle during running, and a...
US20090099734 POST IMPACT SAFETY SYSTEM WITH VEHICLE CONTACT INFORMATION  
A system for providing post-impact signals in a vehicle is provided. The vehicle includes at least one impact zone with a passive safety sensor positioned at designated sections of the vehicle....
US20090306859 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR TRIGGERING PASSENGER PROTECTION SYSTEM IN CONSIDERATION OF ROAD GRIP COEFFICIENT  
A device and a method for triggering passenger protection systems, the passenger protection systems being triggered as a function of a rollover process. A signal which characterizes a road grip...
US20090099733 Method and device for activating restraining means  
A method and a device for activating a restraining arrangement, in which the restraining arrangement is triggered as a function of the crash type and/or the crash severity. The crash type is...
US20090292424 VEHICLE ROLLOVER DETECTION  
A system and method for detecting a rollover of a vehicle that includes at least one wheel reaction force sensing device for transmitting wheel reaction force signals indicative of an amount of...
US20120265408 METHOD FOR SETTING A LIMITING VALUE OF A VEHICLE STATE VARIABLE IN THE EVENT OF AN ACCIDENT  
In a method for setting a limiting value of a vehicle state variable in a driver assistance system, in particular in an electronic stability program ESP, accelerations are measured by the airbag...
US20060085114 Method for driving a retaining system  
A method for triggering a restraint system is provided, in which the threshold value calculation, performed by using the acceleration signal, is adapted by an add-on amount which is determined...
US20090093933 Integrated control system for vehicles  
The present invention relates to an integrated safety control system for vehicles. In particular, the present invention includes a sensor unit, an actuating unit, an actuating control unit, and an...
US20100023226 Vehicle-mounted safety control apparatus  
The vehicle-mounted safety control apparatus includes a first function of detecting an object ahead of the vehicle, a second function of acquiring, as a time to collision, a ratio of a relative...
US20090216409 Method and Device for Determining an Initial Float for Skid Detection in Rollover Sensing  
A method for determining an initial float angle for skid detection in rollover sensing of a rollover of a vehicle having at least one sensor system for vehicle-dynamic signals and a control unit...
US20140100742 METHOD FOR CONTROLLING RESTRAINT DEVICES OF A MOTOR VEHICLE  
A method for controlling restraint devices of a motor vehicle includes measuring a movement variable of the motor vehicle, triggering a first restraint device on the basis of a first predefined...
US20080306659 Device and Method for Distinguishing a Person From an Object on a Vehicle Seat  
A device for differentiating between a person sitting on the seat surface of a vehicle seat and an object includes at least one largely flat bearing surface that is arranged over a large part of...
US20080167759 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING IN-AUTOMOBILE DEVICE THROUGH EXISTING AUTOMOBILE SECURITY SYSTEM  
Disclosed are a method and a device for operating an in-automobile device through an existing security system of an automobile. The device includes a controller that includes a CPU based control...
US20100305818 METHOD AND CONTROL UNIT FOR ACTIVATING OCCUPANT PROTECTION MEANS, AS WELL AS COMPUTER PROGRAM AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT  
A control unit and a method for activating an occupant protection arrangement are described, a feature vector having at least two features being formed from at least one signal of a crash sensor...
US20110202241 Method and System for Restraint Deployment Using Lateral Kinetic Energy  
A safety system for a motor vehicle has a yaw rate sensor for detecting a yaw rate of the vehicle and impact sensors for detecting a side impact. A control module calculates a lateral kinetic...
US20100241317 Activation device for passenger protection system and acceleration sensor module therefor  
An acceleration sensor module is provided with sensor chips, first and second collision check sections and an OR circuit so that accelerations in different detection directions can be detected....
US20110190989 METHOD FOR DETERMINING A CRITERION OF THE SEVERITY OF AN ACCIDENT BY MEANS OF AN ACCLERATION SIGNAL AND A SOLID-BORNE SOUND SIGNAL  
A method for determining a criterion of the severity of an accident by means of an acceleration signal and a solid-borne sound signal. The signal edge direction of the absolute value of the...
US20060167603 Method and device for controlling occupant protection means in a vehicle  
The invention relates to a method and a device for controlling occupant protection means in a vehicle. According to said method, a first crash variable (AAA), derived from the absolute value for...
US20110295467 PRE-COLLISION ASSESSMENT OF POTENTIAL COLLISION SEVERITY FOR ROAD VEHICLES  
A method of predicting severity of a potential collision of first and second vehicles. The method includes determining that a probability of a potential collision of the vehicles is greater than a...
US20080262785 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR ANALYSING THE EFFECTS OF THE VIBRATIONS OF A VEHICLE ACTING ON A PERSON  
Methods and systems for analyzing vibrations of a vehicle acting on a person. The person uses a sprung vehicle seat. A detection unit detects acceleration values fitted to the vehicle seat in the...
US20120310485 METHOD AND CONTROL UNIT FOR ASCERTAINING A TYPE OF COLLISION OF A VEHICLE  
A method for ascertaining a type of collision of a vehicle includes: receiving acceleration information items, via a reception interface, representing the accelerations of the vehicle in a vehicle...
US20100017067 METHOD AND CONTROL UNIT FOR TRIGGERING PASSENGER PROTECTION MEANS  
In a method and a control unit for triggering passenger protection devices, at least one characteristic is extracted from at least one variable. A crash is classified on the basis of this at least...
US20090204297 System for Preventing Overheating in a Vehicle Interior  
A system for sensing the presence of a vehicle occupant and taking remedial action so as to prevent overheating of an occupant of the vehicle. The system comprises a presence sensor, a temperature...
US20120123645 PASSENGER-SHIFT AIRBAG APPARATUS, SIDE AIRBAG SYSTEM HAVING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING SIDE AIRBAG SYSTEM  
A passenger-shift airbag apparatus may include an inflator installed at a predetermined position in a seat back of a vehicle; and a passenger-shift airbag cushion fluid-connected to the inflator...

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