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Holger Barlsen, Axel Stender, Ingo Tha, Norbert Witte, Markus Wolf: Electronic braking system and method for drawbar trailers. WABCO, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, September 18, 2012: US08267485 (60 worldwide citation)

A system and method for braking a drawbar trailer having a front axle and one or more further axles, each axle having at least two wheels, includes first sensors which sense the axle load of at least one axle, and second sensors which sense the rotational wheel speeds. Brakes actuatable with a pneum ...


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Hans Holst, Klaus Lindemann, Ingo Tha: Process to prevent the overturning of a vehicle around its longitudinal axis. WABCO & Co OHG, Proskauer Rose, April 22, 2003: US06553284 (46 worldwide citation)

A process to prevent a vehicle, such as a tractor-trailer, from overturning while negotiating a curve recognizes the potential for overturning, and automatically activates a preventive braking process. In addition, the automatic braking process is terminated in a timely fashion to avoid overbraking ...


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Henrich Riedemann, Gerald Stanusch, Ingo Tha, Thomas Wolf: Method for correcting a vehicle reference speed. WABCO, Proskauer Rose, May 1, 2001: US06224171 (3 worldwide citation)

A method applicable for use in wheeled vehicles permits correction of a vehicle reference speed following a real or apparent deceleration indicated by wheel speed signals, caused for example by a fault in wheel sensing. In order to prevent a brief period of insufficient braking of the vehicle due to ...


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Tobias Munko, Axel Stender, Gerhard Ruhnau, Ingo Tha: Method and apparatus for calibrating wheel speeds. WABCO, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, December 25, 2012: US08336364 (1 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for calibrating wheel speed signals measured by wheel rpm sensors in a vehicle equipped with at least one longitudinal acceleration sensor integrates the signal of the longitudinal acceleration sensor during the acceleration or deceleration phases of the vehicle, and the resul ...


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Thomas Parrott, Axel Stender, Ingo Tha: Trailer brake system. WABCO, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, July 5, 2011: US07971942 (1 worldwide citation)

A trailer brake system constructed and arranged to effect the relay of a brake signal from the tractor and an automatically generated brake signal of an electronic control device of the trailer to one or more additional trailers in an expanded vehicle train. In one embodiment, the brake signal is re ...


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Christoph Barth, Tobias Munko, Ingo Tha: Method and system for identifying operating states of a vehicle, and a vehicle which comprises such a system. WABCO, Brinks Gilson & Lione, March 20, 2018: US09919688

A method for detecting an operating state of a vehicle, includes selecting the operating state from at least a first or a second operating state for a vehicle that includes a pneumatic brake system and a pneumatic control connection for connecting the pneumatic brake system to a further pneumatic br ...


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Hans Holst, Klaus Lindemann, Ingo Tha: Process to prevent the overturning of a vehicle around its longitudinal axis. Proskauer Rose, November 8, 2001: US20010037677-A1

A process to prevent a vehicle, such as a tractor-trailer, from overturning while negotiating a curve recognizes the potential for overturning, and automatically activates a preventive braking process. In addition, the automatic braking process is terminated in a timely fashion to avoid overbraking ...


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Thomas Parrott, Axel Stender, Ingo Tha: Trailer brake system. Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, March 20, 2008: US20080067862-A1

A trailer brake system constructed and arranged to effect the relay of a brake signal from the tractor and an automatically generated brake signal of an electronic control device of the trailer to one or more additional trailers in an expanded vehicle train. In one embodiment, the brake signal is re ...


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Tobias Munko, Axel Stender, Gerhard Ruhnau, Ingo Tha: Method and apparatus for calibrating wheel speeds. Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, August 20, 2009: US20090205401-A1

A method and apparatus for calibrating wheel speed signals measured by wheel rpm sensors in a vehicle equipped with at least one longitudinal acceleration sensor integrates the signal of the longitudinal acceleration sensor during the acceleration or deceleration phases of the vehicle, and the resul ...


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Immanuel Henken, Tobias Munko, Gerhard Ruhnau, Axel Stender, Ingo Tha: Method for determining a travel direction and control device for a vehicle system. October 27, 2011: US20110264301-A1

The invention relates to a method for determining a travel direction of a vehicle (1), particularly a trailer vehicle, wherein wheel speed signals (n1, n2, n3) are captured and a travel speed (v) is determined, a longitudinal acceleration (a) of the vehicle (1) is measured, and a longitudinal accele ...