05646508 is referenced by 44 patents and cites 35 patents.

A rechargeable battery pack and a method of operating a rechargeable battery system. The battery pack includes a rechargeable battery, a processor for monitoring operation and performance of the battery, and a memory area for storing data values used by the processor. The memory area is normally powered by the battery, and a capacitor is provided to supply back-up power to the memory area in case of an interruption in the supply of electrical power to the memory area from the battery. The battery pack further includes a delatching circuit for electronically decoupling the memory area and the back-up capacitor from the battery under predetermined conditions.

Title
Battery pack having a processor controlled battery operating system
Application Number
336945
Publication Number
5646508
Application Date
June 7, 1995
Publication Date
July 8, 1997
Inventor
Matthew P Hull
Jamestown
RI, US
Daniel D Friel
Woburn
MA, US
Alwyn H Taylor
Wellesley Hills
MA, US
Louis W Hruska
Northboro
MA, US
Elmar Zeising
Haindlfing
DE
Rudi Wieczorek
Munich
DE
Duong van Phuoc
Eching
DE
Agent
Scully Scott Murphy & Presser
Assignee
Duracell
MA, US
IPC
H02J 7/04
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