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Jacques L Favreau: Dynamic pulse-width modulation motor control and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, December 10, 2013: US08603026 (35 worldwide citation)

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a sensor to obtain a measured displacement that is influenced by rotation of the rotor, and a control module coupled to the sensor. The control module ad ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Motor health monitoring and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, September 3, 2013: US08523803 (31 worldwide citation)

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a modulation module coupled to the motor, and a control module coupled to the motor and the modulation module. The modulation module generates a modulate ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Occlusion detection using pulse-width modulation and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic Minimed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, December 10, 2013: US08603027 (31 worldwide citation)

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a modulation module coupled to the motor, and a control module coupled to the modulation module. The modulation module generates a modulated voltage that ...


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Ian B Hanson, Paul F Bente IV, Jacques L Favreau, Lothar Westerweck: Motor assembly sensor capture systems and methods. Medtronic MiniMed, Foley & Lardner, March 18, 2014: US08674288 (31 worldwide citation)

A motor may be configured to drive a drive shaft and an engagement member supported on the drive shaft. A detectable feature comprising a rotary member may be supported on the drive shaft such that movement of the drive shaft by the motor changes a state of the detectable feature. At least one senso ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Motor health monitoring and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, June 28, 2016: US09379652 (1 worldwide citation)

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a modulation module coupled to the motor, and a control module coupled to the motor and the modulation module. The modulation module generates a modulate ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Motor health monitoring and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic MiniMed, Lorenz & Kopf, November 27, 2018: US10141882

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a modulation module coupled to the motor, and a control module coupled to the motor and the modulation module. The modulation module generates a modulate ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Dynamic pulse-width modulation motor control and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, June 28, 2016: US09379653

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a sensor to obtain a measured displacement that is influenced by rotation of the rotor, and a control module coupled to the sensor. The control module ad ...


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Jacques L Favreau: Occlusion detection using pulse-width modulation and medical device incorporating same. Medtronic MiniMed, Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz P C, May 17, 2016: US09344024

Apparatus are provided for motor control systems and related medical devices. In one embodiment, a control system includes a motor having a rotor, a modulation module coupled to the motor, and a control module coupled to the modulation module. The modulation module generates a modulated voltage that ...


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Ian B Hanson, Paul F Bente IV, Jacques L Favreau, Lothar Westerweck: Motor assembly sensor capture systems and methods. Medtronic MiniMed, Foley & Lardner, December 4, 2018: US10145710

A motor may be configured to drive a drive shaft and an engagement member supported on the drive shaft. A detectable feature comprising a rotary member may be supported on the drive shaft such that movement of the drive shaft by the motor changes a state of the detectable feature. At least one senso ...


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Ian B HANSON, Paul F Bente IV, Jacques L Favreau, Lothar Westerweck: Motor assembly sensor capture systems and methods. Medtronic MiniMed, September 29, 2011: US20110233393-A1

A motor may be configured to drive a drive shaft and an engagement member supported on the drive shaft. A detectable feature comprising a rotary member may be supported on the drive shaft such that movement of the drive shaft by the motor changes a state of the detectable feature. At least one senso ...