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A roof-mounted passenger position sensor array of capacitive coupling passenger position sensors, to determine position and motion of a passenger by analysis of distances of the passenger to the various sensors of the array and analysis of the changes of distances with time.

Title
Motor vehicle occupant sensing systems
Application Number
535576
Publication Number
6014602
Application Date
August 28, 1998
Publication Date
January 11, 2000
Inventor
William C McIntosh
Santa Fe
NM, US
Michael H Barron
Santa Fe
NM, US
Philip W Kithil
Santa Fe
NM, US
Agent
Jeffrey D Myers
Assignee
Advanced Safety Concepts
NM, US
IPC
B60R 21/32
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