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Loran D Brooks, Kevin S Kidston: Electric vehicle with traction control. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, February 20, 1996: US05492192 (79 worldwide citation)

A vehicle traction control system comprising an electric motor and drive system for an electric vehicle, at least one driven wheel mechanically connected to the electric motor and drive system, at least one non-driven wheel, and a controller coupled to the driven wheel, the non-driven wheel and the ...


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Kenneth P Dudek, Charles H Folkerts: Method for predicting R-step ahead engine state measurements. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, March 10, 1992: US05094213 (67 worldwide citation)

An engine--powertrain--controller combination includes a microprocessor control unit which predicts a future value of an engine state and uses that predicted value in engine control functions for improved control of the engine--powertrain in such areas as air-fuel ratio control, control of the engin ...


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Deron C Littlejohn: Method of initializing a brake actuator. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, November 22, 1994: US05366281 (57 worldwide citation)

A method of controlling a brake system comprising the steps of: (i) receiving a brake command from a brake pedal; (ii) responsive to the received command, applying full power to the brake actuator for a first time period after the brake command is received; (iii) after the first time period, applyin ...


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Gregory P Matthews, Kenneth P Dudek, Charles H Folkerts: Apparatus with dynamic prediction of EGR in the intake manifold. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, December 28, 1993: US05273019 (44 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus disclosed provide dynamic prediction of re-circulated exhaust gas content in an engine intake manifold. An engine-controller combination, comprises a vehicle engine and an exhaust gas re-circulation valve providing re-circulation of engine exhaust gas. Several sensors determin ...


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Jason W Clark, Rathinavelu Chengalvarayan, Timothy J Grost, Dana B Fecher, Jeremy M Spaulding: Voice dialing using a rejection reference. General Motors, Anthony L Simon, Reising Ethington P C, November 8, 2011: US08055502 (41 worldwide citation)

A voice dialing method includes the steps of receiving an utterance from a user, decoding the utterance to identify a recognition result for the utterance, and communicating to the user the recognition result. If an indication is received from the user that the communicated recognition result is inc ...


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Steven J Collier Hallman, Julie A Kleinau: Closed-loop torque control for electric power steering. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, March 30, 1993: US05198981 (39 worldwide citation)

A control system for electric power steering develops a desired operator exerted steering torque command independent of operator exerted torque, compares that command to a measure of actual operator exerted steering torque and controls an electric motor providing electric power steering assist to mi ...


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Kenneth P Dudek, Vincent A White: Motor vehicle engine control method. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, February 28, 1995: US05394331 (36 worldwide citation)

A method for controlling a vehicle engine includes predicting an engine parameter with a controller that determines measures of various engine parameters, determines a prediction set including at least one predicted value of a measurable engine parameter, determines an estimation set including at le ...


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Rassem R Henry, Bruno P B Lequesne, Thaddeus Schroeder: Position sensor for electromechanical suspension. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, February 13, 1996: US05491633 (35 worldwide citation)

An apparatus comprising a rotating element, a rotary to linear converter, a linearly moving element that linearly extends and retracts when the rotating element rotates in first and second directions, a rotary sensor assembly, integrally constructed with the rotating element, for determining relativ ...


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Richard A Kennedy, Richard A Summe, John R Pacourek: Fast locking phase locked loop frequency synthesizer. Delco Electronics Corporation, Anthony L Simon, Jimmy L Funke, January 24, 1995: US05384551 (34 worldwide citation)

A radio apparatus with a phase locked loop is disclosed. The apparatus contains a phase detector with first and second inputs, where the first input receiving a reference frequency signal and the second input receives a controllable frequency signal that is controlled by a tuning voltage. Also inclu ...


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Bryan P Riddiford, Deron C Littlejohn: Brake system with adaptive offset compensation. General Motors Corporation, Anthony L Simon, November 8, 1994: US05362135 (27 worldwide citation)

In a vehicle brake system having braking control responsive to a pressure signal from a pressure transducer in a hydraulic brake line, a method of operation comprising the steps of: (a) determining whether a brake pedal is depressed; (b) when the brake pedal is determined to be depressed: (i) contro ...



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