1
Keiyu Kin, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Yuji Sakaki: Hydroplaning detector apparatus. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, July 2, 1996: US05532678 (35 worldwide citation)

A hydroplaning detection system comprising AM specific frequency component extraction AM, which comprises a band-pass filter for extracting signal components PS in a main frequency band corresponding to the wheel rotation speed or the vehicle speed from wheel rotation speed signals, and a band-pass ...


2
Shohei Matsuda, Hiroshi Sekine, Makoto Otabe, Yuji Sakaki: Vehicle control apparatus. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, William D Blackman, Carrier Blackman & Associates P C, October 31, 2000: US06141617 (34 worldwide citation)

Vehicle control apparatus enables a vehicle to positively and safely pass a curve present in a forward road ahead of the vehicle, irrespective of any error in road data used by the apparatus and any error in a detected vehicle position. The apparatus calculates a predicted passing speed for a curve ...


3
Shohei Matsuda, Makoto Otabe, Yuji Sakaki: Vehicle control apparatus. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, William D Blackman, Carrier Blackman & Associates P C, September 26, 2000: US06125324 (11 worldwide citation)

A vehicle control apparatus is operative so as to prevent a chattering of initiation and termination of vehicle control, such as automatic deceleration, on the basis of a variation in a predicted passing speed. The apparatus comprises a maximum passable speed calculating mechanism M5 which calculate ...


4
Shohei Matsuda, Makoto Otabe, Yuji Sakaki: Road shape predicting method and vehicle controlling method. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn PLLC, May 8, 2001: US06230083 (6 worldwide citation)

A road shape predicting method includes the steps of: selecting three positions of positions of a plurality of nodes constituting road map data and an own vehicle position on a road; and predicting the road shape on the basis of a crossing angle formed by a link connecting a first position and a sec ...


5
Shohei Matsuda, Makoto Otabe, Yuji Sakaki: System for determining passability of vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, William D Blackman, Carrier Blackman & Associates P C, January 2, 2001: US06169952 (6 worldwide citation)

A system for determining the passability of a vehicle through a section of road ahead of the vehicle is controlled based on coordinates of a plurality of nodes N


6
Shohei Matsuda, Yuji Sakaki, Makoto Otabe: System for determining passability of vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, William D Blackman, Carrier Blackman & Associates P C, December 19, 2000: US06163741 (4 worldwide citation)

A system for determining the passability of a vehicle passing through a curved road section. The system provides road information, detects the position of a subject vehicle on the road and determines whether a node, representing road data, exists on a curved or straight section of road. If it is det ...


7
Keiyu Kin, Yuji Sakaki: Apparatus for detecting wheel grip on road. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, February 27, 1996: US05493893 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for detecting a wheel grip on a road has a wheel speed sensor for detecting a revolution speed of a wheel of a vehicle, a plurality of band-pass filters for filtering an output of the wheel speed sensor at a plurality of frequency bands, and a reference value memory device for storing i ...


8
Keiyu Kin, Yoshimitsu Akuta, Yuji Sakaki: Hydroplaning detector apparatus.. Honda Motor, September 27, 1995: EP0674179-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

A hydroplaning detection means comprises a specific frequency component extraction means, which comprises a band-pass filter for extracting signal components PS in a main frequency band corresponding to the wheel rotation speed or the vehicle speed from wheel rotation speed signals, and a band-pass ...