05796239 is referenced by 160 patents and cites 34 patents.

A battery pack and a method of operating a battery system. The battery pack includes a rechargeable battery and a processor for monitoring the battery during charging and discharging. The processor receives data values representing the battery voltage, temperature and current, and the processor performs a series of calculations using those data values. The processor is part of a hybrid integrated circuit, which also incluses an analog-to-digital converter, a ROM and a RAM. Preferably, the integrated circuit comprises a multitude of layers, upper layers of the circuit form the ROM, and lower layers of the circuit form the RAM.

Title
Battery pack having a processor controlled battery operating system
Application Number
336945
Publication Number
5796239
Application Date
April 2, 1997
Publication Date
August 18, 1998
Inventor
Matthew P Hull
89 Cole St., Jamestown, 02835
RI, US
Daniel D Friel
4 Surrey Rd., Woburn, 01801
MA, US
Alwyn H Taylor
25 Hawthorne Rd., Wellesley Hills, 02181
MA, US
Louis W Hruska
385 Davis St., Northboro, 01532
MA, US
Elmar Zeising
Freisinger Strasse 7, 85354 Haindlfing
DE
Rudi Wieczorek
Agnesstrasse 64, 80797 Munchen
DE
Duong van Phuoc
Lohweg 51, 85386 Eching
DE
Agent
Scully Scott Murphy & Presser
IPC
H02J 7/04
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