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Kahlon Gurinder Singh, Liu Ning, Mohan Robert J: Vehicle charge assembly. Visteon Global Tech, October 4, 2001: EP1138938-A2 (11 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a vehicle charge assembly (10) for use within a vehicle (12) having a transmission (20) and more particularly, to an assembly which selectively stores and provides electrical charge to a vehicle starter (16), effective to allow a vehicle engine (14) to be started. The assem ...


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Zhou Siliang, Rutter William J, Liu Ning: Quantitative lateral flow system and assay. Relia Diagnostic Systems, Zhou Siliang, Rutter William J, Liu Ning, COOLEY GODWARD KRONISH, December 15, 2005: WO/2005/117556 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a lateral flow assay and system, including a test strip, for detection and quantification of analytes in samples, where the assay is volume independent, and the sample size is less than about 100 µl, where the test strip includes a first membrane (12, 18) that is in ...


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Kahlon Gurinder Singh, Liu Ning, Mohan Robert Joseph: Method and apparatus for starting an engine using an engine torque matching starter. Visteon Global Tech, June 13, 2001: EP1106824-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

A system 40 for starting an internal combustion engine 12 of an automotive vehicle 10 has a controller 54 coupled to a starter/alternator 42 that is used for initiating the rotation crankshaft 50 of the engine 12. The controller 54 controls the amount of torque provided by the starter/alternator 42. ...


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Kurt R Baer, Liu Ning, James A Wheeler: Electronic controller for identifying and operating an automated manual transmission. Transmission Technologies Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, September 7, 1999: US05948033 (4 worldwide citation)

An electronic controller for use in a partially or fully automatic vehicle transmission. The transmission includes an automatic shifting mechanism for partially or fully automating the shifting thereof to select and engage gear ratios. The automatic shifting decisions are made by an electronic contr ...


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James A Wheeler, Anand C Patel, Liu Ning: Apparatus for operating a clutch in an automated mechanical transmission. Transmisiones TSP de C V, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, June 4, 2002: US06397998 (4 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for controlling the rate of engagement of a clutch in response to an indication provided by the driver, such as the depression of an accelerator pedal of the vehicle. The apparatus includes an electronic controller which initially determines a start rate as the minimum duty cycle which ...


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Kahlon Gurinder Singh, Klocinski James J, Liu Ning, Swales Shawn Harold: Engine stop-start strategy in which a negative torque applied via the starter motor stops the engine. Visteon Global Tech, December 3, 2003: GB2389151-A (3 worldwide citation)

A method for automatic operation of a vehicle comprising an engine 12, a starter motor 14, an engine clutch 16, and a plurality of vehicle systems. After detecting that the engine is running, the vehicle systems are checked to ensure an acceptable status for shutting down the engine 12. A negative t ...


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Wang Yingmin, Zhong Nan, Ren Shiyan, Liu Ning: Multicell joint detection method in slotted code division multiple access system. Da Tang Mobile Comm Equipment, June 6, 2007: EP1793518-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a multi-cell joint detection method. A joint detection method based on multi-cell structure information is provided aiming at interferences between intra-frequency neighboring cell signals in a slot CDMA system. Steps are as follows: obtaining a channel estimation re ...


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Liu Ning, James A Wheeler: Apparatus for operating a clutch in an automated mechanical transmission. Transmisiones Tsp de C V, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, April 10, 2001: US06213916 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for controlling the engagement rate of a clutch in a partially or fully automated mechanical transmission in response to an indication provided by the driver, such as the depression of an accelerator pedal of the vehicle. The apparatus includes an electronic controller which ...


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Morganti Carl Rudolph, Klocinski James J, Liu Ning: Method and system for providing an electrically heated catalyst with electrical power from an integrated starter-alternator. Visteon Global Tech, September 11, 2002: EP1239127-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A method and system for distributing electrical energy from an integrated starter-alternator during a deceleration or overrun vehicle condition to an electrically heated catalyst in order to maintain the temperature of the electrically heated catalyst within an operating temperature range during the ...


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Liu Ning, Blackburn Scott E, Kalpathi Ramani R, Reuter David C: Sensorless switched reluctance motor control. Dana, March 31, 1999: GB2329770-A (1 worldwide citation)

A method for controlling a motor (10, Fig 1) and a circuit 34 for implementing the method are provided. The method includes the steps of providing current to a first phase coil 32 of a motor 10 and measuring the time for the current to rise between two predetermined levels. Because current rise time ...



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