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Martin Noll, Ulrich Kanzler, Klaus Krockenberger, Juergen Leinberger: Auxiliary back-up and trailer coupling device for motor vehicles. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, October 3, 1995: US05455557 (67 worldwide citation)

An auxiliary back-up and trailer coupling device for motor vehicles includes ultrasonic sensors mounted on the motor vehicle. The ultrasonic sensors transmit and receive sound waves, and are linked to a control and display device. The device permits the position of a trailer unit that is equipped wi ...


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Hermann Winner, Martin Noll, Dirk Schmid: Vehicle parking aid system. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, December 4, 2001: US06326887 (25 worldwide citation)

A parking aid system for a vehicle includes a device that measures the instantaneous distance of a vehicle part from an obstacle located in its path and generates at least one output signal indicative of the measured distance, as well as a device capable of issuing warning signals. An evaluating uni ...


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Dieter Karr, Meike Fehse, Martin Noll, Peter Rapps, Waldemar Ernst: Modular device to be inserted into a vehicle bumper. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, November 20, 2001: US06318774 (23 worldwide citation)

An arrangement having a module for installation in a bumper of a motor vehicle and having a retaining part for attaching the module to the bumper. The retaining part, in this context, is fixedly attached on the interior side of the bumper blade, so that the module can be inserted from the interior s ...


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Peter Rapps, Peter Knoll, Franz Pachner, Martin Noll, Michael Fischer: Ultrasonic transducer. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, August 29, 1995: US05446332 (11 worldwide citation)

Several exemplary embodiments for an ultrasound transducer are suggested, in which the sound propagation in the vertical plane is narrow-angled and in the horizontal plane wide-angled by means of appropriate damping measures. The effect on the propagation characteristic is achieved by means of the e ...


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Meike Fehse, Martin Noll, Peter Rapps, Waldemar Ernst: Ultrasound sensor. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, March 11, 2003: US06532193 (10 worldwide citation)

In an ultrasonic sensor, including a housing having a plug connector, an ultrasonic converter, and a circuit board, the housing is divided into a support and a hood enclosing the support. The support carries the circuit board, the plug connector, and the ultrasonic converter.


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Peter Knoll, Martin Noll: Method and device for operating an ultrasonic sensor. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, July 2, 1996: US05531118 (9 worldwide citation)

A method and a device for operating an ultrasonic sensor, in which the measuring sensitivity is monitored and the measuring result is compensated for temperature. This is accomplished by measuring the distance of a fixed marking, which is situated on the vehicle and has a known distance from the ult ...


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Thilo Nass, Frank Seidel, Martin Noll, Frank Hoenes: Method and an arrangement for detecting an obstacle. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, May 7, 2002: US06384718 (5 worldwide citation)

An arrangement for detecting the presence of an obstacle in the vicinity of an object includes art least one transmitter that emits a pulsed signal from a predetermined location of the object, at least two receivers capable of receiving echoes of such a pulsed signal as reflected from the obstacle e ...


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Dietmar Wannke, Dieter Karr, Meike Fehse, Martin Noll, Peter Rapps, Waldemar Ernst, Dirk Schmid: Ultrasonic transducer. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, October 15, 2002: US06465935 (4 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic transducer having a pot-like casing has an outer bottom face which is designed in part as a vibrating diaphragm. A stabilizing ring is arranged on the outside of the wall of the pot-like casing, imparting a greater rigidity to the casing and limiting the ultrasonic vibration essentiall ...


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Christian Danz, Martin Noll, Christoph Gauger, Jens Schick: Parking aid. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, October 13, 2009: US07602312 (3 worldwide citation)

A parking aid for a vehicle used for detecting parking spaces as the vehicle travels past the parking spaces. Properties of the parking spaces are stored in a memory and information on the parking spaces is output in an output unit.


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Peter Knoll, Martin Noll: Method and device for operating an ultrasonic distance measurement sensor. Bosch Robert, May 19, 1995: FR2712395-A1

A method and a device for operating an ultrasonic distance measurement sensor is proposed in which both the measuring sensitivity is monitored and a temperature compensation of the measurement result is carried out. This is achieved by receiving an echo signal the amplitude of which (or a ratio of t ...