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Dietmar Kubein Meesenburg, Hans Naegerl: Artificial joint, in particular endoprosthesis for replacing natural joints. HJS Gelenk System, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, May 22, 2001: US06235060 (264 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns an artificial joint, in particular an endoprosthesis for replacing natural joints, comprising at least two artificial joint parts with curved articulation faces, a curved contact line being formed on each of the articulation faces. The curved contact line (L


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Ka Yiu Sham, Philip Lim Kong Wong: Fitness monitoring device having an electronic pedometer and a wireless heart rate monitor. Acumen, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, April 6, 1999: US05891042 (226 worldwide citation)

A fitness monitoring device includes an electronic pedometer which responds to a user's body motion at each step and a wireless heart rate monitor which is wirelessly coupled to the electronic pedometer. The wireless heart rate monitor provides a heart beat signal indicative of an exertion level of ...


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Hiroshi Takenaga, Hiroshi Kuroda, Satoru Kuragaki, Mitsuo Kayano, Tokuji Yoshikawa, Hiroto Morizane, Kazuaki Takano: Run environment recognizing apparatus. Hitachi, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, February 20, 2001: US06191704 (225 worldwide citation)

Described herein is a run environment recognizing apparatus. The run environment recognizing apparatus comprises an imaging device for sensing the direction of traveling of a host vehicle as imaging vision, a radar for detecting the direction of traveling of the host vehicle as a detection range, an ...


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Guenter Abersfelder, Helmut Grantz, Wolfgang Odebrecht: System for monitoring the front or rear parking space of a motor vehicle. Mercedes Benz, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, July 8, 1997: US05646614 (199 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring the rear or front space of a motor vehicle being parked is provided. The system is based on a video camera having an image sharpness control, which can follow an object once detected, in terms of its sharpness, with the camera's autofocus over the whole search field, for exam ...


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Eduardo Armando Tapia, Estela Maria Perez de Tapia, Mario Emilio Zernotti, Luis Antonio de Zavaleta: Hollow sealable device for temporary or permanent surgical placement through a bone to provide a passageway into a cavity or internal anatomic site in a mammal. Evenson McKeown Edwards Lenahan P L L C, October 12, 1999: US05964767 (185 worldwide citation)

The present invention refers to a sealable device for temporary or permanent surgical placement through a bone to provide a passage into a cavity or internal anatomic site in a mammal. The sealable device comprises two preferred embodiments: in the first one the device comprises two members, the fir ...


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Peter Betzitza, Guenter Dobler, Siegfried Rothe: Vehicle with object detection device. DaimlerChrysler, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, July 24, 2001: US06265968 (174 worldwide citation)

An object detection device for detecting objects in a rear lateral area of a vehicle includes zero-contact radiation-based scanners for scanning such area, and an evaluation unit connected to the scanners. According to the invention, the evaluation unit evaluates the time sequence of the scanning in ...


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Eberhard Faust, Karl Pfahler: Vehicle seat. DaimlerChrysler, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, February 20, 2001: US06189966 (170 worldwide citation)

A vehicle seat has a cushion integrated in a seat part and/or in a backrest. The cushion has a ventilation layer, through which air can flow, and an air-permeable cushion cover which spans the cushion surface. At least one electrically driven ventilator blows air into the ventilation layer. In order ...


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Bernhard Grill, Karl Heinz Brandenburg, Thomas Sporer, Bernd Kurten, Ernst Eberlein: Digital encoding process. Fraunhofer Gesellschaft zur Foerderung der angewandten Forschung e V, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, November 26, 1996: US05579430 (166 worldwide citation)

A digital encoding process for transmitting and/or storing acoustical sigs and, in particular, music signals, in which scanned values of the acoustical signal are transformed by means of a transformation or a filter bank into a sequence of second scanned values, which reproduce the spectral composit ...


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Emil Dinkel, Ulrich Ebbeskotte, Eberhard Faust, Gerald Jank, Adam Mazzon, Karl Pfahler, Peter Strache, Bernd Hansmann, Harald Decker: Ventilated vehicle seat with a plurality of miniature ventilators. Daimler Benz Aktiengesellschaft, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, May 11, 1999: US05902014 (165 worldwide citation)

A vehicle seat has an upholstery which is integrated in both eat part and in the backrest. A ventilation layer is provided through which air can flow, and an air-permeable upholstery cover spans the surface facing the sitting person, as well as having devices for ventilating the ventilation layer. F ...


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Michael Buck, Wolf Boll, Gunther Knorzer: Consumption-oriented driving-power limitation of a vehicle drive. Mercedes Benz, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, May 6, 1997: US05627752 (159 worldwide citation)

A method for assisting the driver of a vehicle in the optimum use of the on-board energy supply, by consumption-oriented driving-power limitation, especially for electric vehicles. A permissible consumption rate related to the remaining distance is determined continuously starting from the available ...