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Shuzo Moroto, Shoji Yokoyama, Mitsuhiro Nimura, Akimasa Nanba, Takashi Yamada, Koji Sumiya: Display system in navigation apparatus. Aisin AW, Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Lorusso & Loud, June 9, 1992: US05121326 (125 worldwide citation)

A display system in a navigation apparatus according to the invention has course searching means (13) for searching out an optimum course based on position information, node data (21), intersection data (19) and road data (23), and scale ratio setting means (15), wherein the scale ratio of a display ...


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Mitsuhiro Nimura, Shoji Yokoyama, Koji Sumiya, Shuzo Moroto: Vehicular navigation apparatus with help function. Aisin AW, Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Varndell Legal Group, February 12, 1991: US04992947 (120 worldwide citation)

A vehicular navigation apparatus, which is equipped with a help function, for outputting guidance information for travel to a desired destination includes an input unit having desired destination input means, present position input means and help function input means, a memory unit for storing desir ...


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Mitsuhiro Nimura, Shoji Yokoyama, Koji Sumiya, Shuzo Moroto, Kiyohide Kato: Navigation apparatus with non-volatile memory for return to initial departure point. Aisin AW, Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Lorusso & Loud, July 27, 1993: US05231584 (114 worldwide citation)

A navigation apparatus has an input unit (1), a CPU (2), a display unit (3) and a memory unit (4), the memory unit (4) being a memory such as a CD-ROM in which network data of geographical points, namely destinations and present locations, and information are stored in advance. Also stored are map d ...


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Shuzo Moroto, Masao Kawai, Shoji Yokoyama, Koji Kobayashi, Koji Sumiya: Navigation system. Aisin A W, Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Varndell Legal Group, September 4, 1990: US04954959 (102 worldwide citation)

A first external storage device which may be a CD stores data representing standard map of a particular area and that required for guidance, and a second external storage device which may be an IC card stores individual data which cannot be complemented by said data representing the standard map and ...


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Syuzo Moroto, Koji Sumiya, Yasunobu Ito, Kunihiro Yamada, Mitsuhiro Nimura, Takeshi Yano: Vehicle navigation apparatus with route modification by setting detour point. Aisin AW, Lorusso & Loud, July 28, 1998: US05787383 (78 worldwide citation)

A vehicle navigation system includes a simulated run mode along with a normal navigation mode. In the simulated run mode, a simulated present position is calculated to move in accordance with simulated motion so that route guidance information is presented to the viewer in the same manner as during ...


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Mitsuhiro Nimura, Shoji Yokoyama, Takashi Yamada, Koji Sumiya, Shuzo Moroto: Position input system for vehicular navigation apparatus. Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Aisin AW, Lorusso & Loud, May 19, 1992: US05115399 (74 worldwide citation)

A position input system for a vehicular navigation apparatus includes an input unit for inputting a desired destination and a present position, a memory unit for storing desired destination information and map information, and a display unit for outputting the desired destination information and map ...


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Syuzo Moroto, Koji Sumiya, Yasunobu Ito, Kunihiro Yamada, Mitsuhiro Nimura, Takeshi Yano: Map display system. Aisin AW, Lorusso & Loud, March 18, 1997: US05612881 (57 worldwide citation)

A vehicle navigation system includes a simulated run mode along with a normal navigation mode. In the simulated run mode, a simulated present position is calculated to move in accordance with simulated motion so that route guidance information is presented to the viewer in the same manner as during ...


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Takashi Yamada, Shoji Yokoyama, Koji Sumiya, Shuzo Moroto: Destination guidance method of vehicle navigating. Kabushiki Kaisha Shinsangyokaihatsu, Aisin AW, Lorusso & Loud, April 7, 1992: US05103400 (37 worldwide citation)

A navigating apparatus which outputs information for guidance to a destination comprises an input device (1) for inputting a destination and a present position, a memory (4) in which guidance information is stored, an arithmetic unit (2) for determining optimum guidance information from the informat ...


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Shuzo Moroto, Koji Sumiya, Shouji Yokoyama, Mitsuhiro Nimura, Akimasa Nanba: Navigation apparatus based on present position calculating system. Aisin AW, Varndell Legal Group, July 24, 1990: US04943925 (30 worldwide citation)

A navigation apparatus having road system data 6 which represents information of connections and coordinates of intersections and roads between intersections, a travel distance sensor 2, steering angle sensor 3, a present position calculating module 4 for calculating the present position with a unit ...


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Koji Sumiya, Yoshikazu Sakaguchi, Takuji Taniguchi, Yutaka Taga, Yoshio Shindo: Accumulator back pressure control apparatus for automatic transmission. Aisin Warner Kabushiki Kaisha, Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack, February 2, 1988: US04722250 (24 worldwide citation)

An accumulator control device for controlling the back pressure of an accumulator includes an accumulating control valve having a first port communicating with a control oil source and a second port communicating with an accumulator back pressure chamber. The accumulator control valve is controlled ...