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Virginie Forni, Jean Pol Mura, Clara Nogueira Alves: Method and system for determining the availability of a lane for a guided vehicle. SIEMENS S, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, January 3, 2017: US09533626 (3 worldwide citation)

A method and a system determine track availability. The system is configured to be fitted to a guided vehicle liable to move downstream on a track. The system contains at least one camera able to capture images of a downstream section of track. The downstream section being a track portion extending ...


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Michel Findeisen, Markus Hess, Gangolf Hirtz, Rainer Knorr: Positioning system and method for positioning a vehicle. SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, October 25, 2016: US09477893 (3 worldwide citation)

A positioning system for a vehicle includes a camera, a processor unit and a data storage device. A length relating to a feature of the vehicle is stored in the data storage device. The vehicle is positioned for an inductive charging process in that the vehicle is recorded by a camera and a feature ...


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Uwe Seidel, Rainer Braun: Method for preventing redeposition of etching products onto substrate surfaces during a tungsten re-etching process in the production of LSI circuits. Infineon Technologies, Herbert Lerner, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, April 30, 2002: US06380094 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for back-etching of tungsten-coated substrate surfaces in the production of large-scale integrated circuits includes pressing a substrate against a cooled specimen holder during back-etching with a retaining ring being disposed on an edge of the substrate and only locally retaining the edge ...


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Thomas Binder, Peter Wiesner: Camshaft with axially movable cam pack. THYSSENKRUPP PRESTA TECCENTER, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, February 16, 2016: US09261177 (2 worldwide citation)

A camshaft includes a carrier shaft which can be mounted rotatably along a shaft axis and at least one cam pack or package axially displaceably disposed on the carrier shaft. The cam pack includes at least two cams and at least one adjusting member for axial adjustment of the cam pack. The cams and ...


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Fujio Masuoka, Masamichi Asano: Semiconductor device with surrounding gate transistors in a NAND circuit. Unisantis Electronics Singapore, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Sterner, Ralph Locher, July 25, 2017: US09716092 (2 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device employs surrounding gate transistors (SGTs) which are vertical transistors to constitute a CMOS NAND circuit. The NAND circuit is formed by using a plurality of MOS transistors arranged in m rows and n columns. The MOS transistors constituting the NAND circuit are formed on a ...


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Eran Weissentern, Arik Rofe, Amir Ben Shalom, Guy Raveh, Elieser Mach, Oola Greenwald: System and method for transferring power inductively over an extended region. POWERMAT TECHNOLOGIES, William Dippert, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, October 25, 2016: US09478991 (2 worldwide citation)

An inductive power transfer system operable in a plurality of modes comprising an inductive power transmitter capable of providing power to the inductive power receiver over an extended region. The system may be switchable between the various modes by means of a mode selector operable to activate va ...


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Peter Berdelle Hilge: Sorting system and sorting method with two storage areas. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, April 19, 2016: US09314822 (2 worldwide citation)

Objects are sorted according to a predetermined sorting feature. A first storage area and a second storage area each have a plurality of storage devices. A storage device of the first storage area has a storage device output and an emptying transport path, which leads to a storage device of the seco ...


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Juergen Francke, Frank Gerstenberg: Non-rail-bound vehicle. SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, May 24, 2016: US09346361 (2 worldwide citation)

A non-rail bound vehicle, in particular a commercial vehicle or a bus, has a current collector for feeding electrical energy from a two-pole overhead line. The contact wires of the overhead line are configured as forward and return conductors, and each can be contacted by at least one contact strip ...


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Feng Wu, Wenming Han, Hongwei Zhang, Yudong Tan, Canhui Jin, Xia Zhu: Liquid crystal composition and liquid crystal display device with the liquid crystal composition. JIANGSU HECHENG DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, November 24, 2015: US09193909 (2 worldwide citation)

A liquid crystal composition that is useful for an active matrix (AM) device has a nematic phase and positive dielectric anisotropy. An active matrix liquid crystal display device includes the liquid crystal composition. By the total weight of the liquid crystal composition, the liquid crystal compo ...


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Fujio Masuoka, Masamichi Asano: Semiconductor device with surrounding gate transistors in a NOR circuit. Unisantis Electronics Singapore, Laurence Greenberg, Werner Stemer, Ralph Locher, May 9, 2017: US09646991 (2 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device employs surrounding gate transistors (SGTs) which are vertical transistors to constitute a CMOS NOR circuit. The NOR circuit is formed by using a plurality of MOS transistors arranged in m rows and n columns. The MOS transistors constituting the NOR circuit are formed on a pla ...