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Enhanced trigger frame based discovery for a neighbor awareness network

Qualcomm

Enhanced trigger frame based discovery for a neighbor awareness network

Pci partition and allocation for cellular network

Intel

Pci partition and allocation for cellular network

Pci partition and allocation for cellular network

Intel Ip

Adaptive silencing mechanism for device-to-device (d2d) discovery


Date/App# patent app List of recent Collision-related patents
08/27/15
20150245384 
 Nfc collision avoidance with controllable nfc transmission delay timing patent thumbnailNfc collision avoidance with controllable nfc transmission delay timing
A first near field communication (nfc) circuit includes an antenna, a charging circuit, a transceiver circuit, and a transmission delay circuit. The antenna is configured to inductively couple to signals emitted by a second nfc circuit.
Sony Corporation


08/27/15
20150245335 
 Enhanced trigger frame based discovery for a neighbor awareness network patent thumbnailEnhanced trigger frame based discovery for a neighbor awareness network
When a first node cannot hear a second node, the second node is “hidden” to the first node. In response to receiving a trigger frame, the two nodes may inadvertently transmit response frames at approximately the same time.
Qualcomm Incorporated


08/27/15
20150245221 
 Pci partition and allocation for cellular network patent thumbnailPci partition and allocation for cellular network
Generally discussed herein are systems and apparatuses that can implement physical cell identity assignments that reduce collision or confusion of small cell identities at user equipment and techniques for using the same. According to an example apparatus a device can be configured to estimate a location of the small cell enodeb based on at least one of global positioning system (gps) coordinates of the location of the small cell enodeb and an rsrp measured at the small cell enodeb, determine if the location of the small cell enodeb is within a first region or a second region of a large cell transmission area, wherein the first and second regions do not overlap, and in response to determining which region the small cell enodeb is deployed in, assign a pci code from a respective group of available pci codes to the small cell enodeb..
Intel Corporation


08/27/15
20150245193 
 Adaptive silencing mechanism for device-to-device (d2d) discovery patent thumbnailAdaptive silencing mechanism for device-to-device (d2d) discovery
Novel adaptive silencing schemes for device-to-device (d2d) discovery based on loading conditions in a discovery zone are disclosed herein. These adaptive silencing schemes can be used to mitigate interference and data collisions in networks where d2d connections can be formed.
Intel Ip Corporation


08/27/15
20150244541 
 Enhanced carrier sense multiple access (csma) protocols patent thumbnailEnhanced carrier sense multiple access (csma) protocols
Systems and methods for enhanced carrier sense multiple access (csma) protocols are described. In various implementations, these systems and methods may be applicable to power line communications (plc).
Texas Instruments Incorporated


08/27/15
20150243044 
 Collision prediction patent thumbnailCollision prediction
In some implementations, there is provided a method. The method may include receiving data characterizing a plurality of digital video frames; detecting a plurality of features in each of the plurality of digital video frames; determining, from the detected features, a local scale change and a translational motion of one or more groups of features between at least a pair of the plurality of digital video frames; and calculating a likelihood of collision.
The Schepens Eye Research Institute, Inc.


08/27/15
20150242769 
 Worksite monitoring and management systems and platforms patent thumbnailWorksite monitoring and management systems and platforms
A platform comprising sensing devices, servers and mobile devices for monitoring conditions of objects on worksites. Potential violations of operation rules are alarmed to avoid damage, collision, and disaster.
Safety Key Solutions Fz-llc


08/27/15
20150242552 
 System and  collaborative vehicle crash planning and sequence deployment patent thumbnailSystem and collaborative vehicle crash planning and sequence deployment
A system and method for collaborative vehicle crash planning employs a model-based approach for mitigating damage and injuries resulting from a vehicle collision. A real-time crash model is generated to determine an optimal crash sequence within a parallel computing environment..
International Business Machines Corporation


08/27/15
20150242469 
 System and methods for analysis of data patent thumbnailSystem and methods for analysis of data
Data processing including a universal metric to quantify and estimate the similarity and dissimilarity between data sets. Data streams are perfectly annihilated by a correct realization of their anti-streams.
Cornell University


08/27/15
20150242428 
 System and  backing up data patent thumbnailSystem and backing up data
A hash-optimized backup system and method takes data blocks and generates a probabilistically unique digital fingerprint of the content of each data block using a substantially collision-free algorithm. The process compares the generated fingerprint to a database of stored fingerprints and, if the generated fingerprint matches a stored fingerprint, the data block is determined to already have been backed up, and therefore does not need to be backed up again.
Falconstor, Inc.


08/27/15
20150239579 

Lighting and collision alerting system


A collision avoidance system includes a sensor adapted to detect at least one vehicle in the vicinity of a predetermined area and generate target data relating to the at least one vehicle. An awareness engine receives the target data and evaluates the target data for a threat of a collision.
Hughey & Phillips, Llc


08/27/15
20150239504 

Body structure, in particular floor structure, for a motor vehicle


The invention relates to a body structure, in particular a floor structure, for a motor vehicle, comprising support components that form defined load paths for crash situations. According to the invention, at least some of the support components located in the region of at least one defined load path, in particular a head-on collision load path and/or a side collision load path and/or a rear collision load path, are formed by high-strength support components, preferably by fully through-hardened or at least partially through-hardened high-strength support components which are made of a hot-formed or shape-hardened sheet steel and which are directly or indirectly, preferably directly, connected to each other, in particular connected to one another non-positively and/or positively and/or by bonding..
Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft


08/27/15
20150239490 

Steering system


In a steering system, an energy absorbing member is plastically deformed by being drawn by a drawing shaft during a secondary collision. A first drawing shaft or a plurality of second drawing shafts is provided as the drawing shaft.
Fuji Kiko Co., Ltd.


08/27/15
20150239419 

Coated fabric for airbag


The present invention relates to a coated fabric for an airbag. Particularly, the present invention provides a coated fabric for an airbag on a surface of which a coating layer including liquid silicone rubber having elongation of 1000% or more, as measured according to korean industrial standards (ks) m 6518, is included, and a method of manufacturing the same.
Kolon Industries, Inc.


08/27/15
20150239416 

Airbag bracket


A structure for securing a curtain airbag to a vehicle including an airbag cushion disposed along a roof side rail of a vehicle having a side pillar, and adapted to be inflated in a curtain-like manner during a side-impact vehicle collision. The structure includes an airbag bracket for attaching the airbag to the vehicle body, and a support member having a first end secured to the vehicle side pillar and a second end receiving the airbag bracket..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.


08/27/15
20150239413 

System and collaborative vehicle crash planning and sequence deployment


A system and method for collaborative vehicle crash planning employs a model-based approach for mitigating damage and injuries resulting from a vehicle collision. A real-time crash model is generated to determine an optimal crash sequence within a parallel computing environment..
International Business Machines Corporation


08/27/15
20150238159 

System and performing bi-plane tomographic acquisitions


A method includes, in a bi-plane interventional imaging system, moving a first c-arm supporting a first x-ray source and a first x-ray detector about first and second axes while obtaining a plurality of first x-ray attenuation data sets relating to a subject of interest; moving a second c-arm, positioned crosswise with respect to the first c-arm and supporting a second x-ray source and a second x-ray detector, about the first axis while obtaining a plurality of second x-ray attenuation data sets relating to the subject of interest; and synchronizing the movement of the first and second c-arms to avoid collision therebetween.. .
General Electric Company


08/20/15
20150237301 

Near-end indication that the end of speech is received by the far end in an audio or video conference


Embodiments of client device and method for audio or video conferencing are described. An embodiment includes an offset detecting unit, a configuring unit, an estimator and an output unit.
Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation


08/20/15
20150236952 

Virtual private lan service based edge router


In an embodiment, an edge router is interconnected with a second edge router and the two edge routers respectively provide accesses to the communication network for a first device and a second device. The method includes, when a message containing a mac address of the first device as a l2 source address and an ip address of the second device as a l3 target address from the first device is received, converting the l2 source address of the message into a virtual mac address of the first device; and sending a message having the virtual mac address of the first device to the second edge router according to the ip address of the second device.
Alcatel Lucent


08/20/15
20150235827 

Systems and methods for automated optimization of a multi-mode inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometer


The present disclosure provides methods and systems for automated tuning of multimode inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometers (icp-ms). In certain embodiments, a ‘single click’ optimization method is provided for a multi-mode icp-ms system that automates tuning of the system in one or more modes selected from among the multiple modes, e.g., a vented cell mode, a reaction cell mode (e.g., dynamic reaction cell mode), and a collision cell mode (e.g., kinetic energy discrimination mode).
Perkinelmer Health Sciences, Inc.


08/20/15
20150235494 

Method for optimizing anti-collision and latency for peps passive response


Methods and apparatus are provided for handling the response sequence with geometric elimination of a plurality of keyless fobs. The remote fobs are interrogated with a body control module.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc


08/20/15
20150235062 

Systems and methods for collision avoidance in a multiple rfid interrogator environment


A method for collision avoidance in a multi-reader environment comprising a plurality of radio frequency identification (rfid) interrogators, the method comprises each of the plurality of interrogators entering a quiet state during which none of the interrogators transmits, each of the plurality of interrogators selecting a transmit time after the quiet period during which each of the interrogator will attempt to transmit, each of the plurality of interrogators monitoring their associated receive path, an interrogator of the plurality of interrogators transmitting an instruction during its selected transmit time indicating the beginning of a session when the interrogator does not detect data on its receive path prior to its select transmit time, the interrogator comparing its receive path to its transmit path when it transmits the instruction, the interrogator returning to the quiet state when the receive path does not match the transmit path, and the interrogator completing the session when the receive path matches the transmit path.. .
Neology, Inc.


08/20/15
20150234044 

Collision determination device and collision determination method


A collision determination device includes: a radar detection unit that detects an object in front of a vehicle using a radar wave; an image detection unit that captures an image in front of the vehicle and detects the object using the captured image; and a collision determination unit that determines a collision between the vehicle and the object based on a composite target which is generated using a detection result of the radar detection unit and a detection result of the image detection unit. The collision determination unit performs collision determination on the basis of the detection result of the image detection unit, instead of the collision determination based on the composite target, when it is determined that the object cannot be detected by the radar detection unit and can be detected by the image detection unit and the object is stationary in a traveling direction of the vehicle..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/20/15
20150233758 

Electronic fence generator


An electronic fence generator includes a cylindrical body, a ground stake downwardly extended from the bottom of the cylindrical body, and an ultrasonic transmitter, an infrared transmitter and an infrared receiver mounted in the cylindrical body. The ultrasonic transmitter is adapted for transmitting an ultrasonic signal to create a collision avoidance range around the cylindrical body.
Egenpower Inc.


08/20/15
20150233027 

Hybrid cord for tire


Disclosed is a hybrid cord in which fiber is used for a core wire so as to facilitate rubber permeation into a steel cord, and thus fretting wear of the steel cord due to a repeated collision between the steel cords may be prevented, and moisture movement may be prevented even when the moisture permeates.. .
Hyosung Corporation


08/20/15
20150232118 

Impact absorbing steering apparatus


A structure is achieved in which two portions in the axial direction of a cable 38 for electric equipment by an energy-absorbing member 35 on an inner column 9a side and a cable support bracket 52 on an outer column 10a side, such that the cable 38 can be suppressed from becoming a resistance to forward displacement of a steering wheel during a secondary collision. The energy-absorbing member 35 has a support plate section 46, part of which displaces in the downward direction during a secondary collision.
Nsk Ltd.


08/20/15
20150232090 

Apparatus and preventing vehicle collision


An apparatus and a method for preventing a vehicle collision are provided. The method includes collecting, by a controller, vehicle information of a traveling vehicle and calculating a last point to brake time to collision, a last point to steer time to collision, a front collision warning time to collision, and time to collision based on the collected vehicle information.
Hyundai Motor Company


08/20/15
20150232073 

Collision avoidance assistance device and collision avoidance assistance method


A collision avoidance assistance device includes an assistance execution unit configured to execute collision avoidance assistance in a case where it is determined that a vehicle will collide with an object, in which, when it is not determined whether the vehicle will collide with the object or not during execution of the automatic braking based on the collision avoidance assistance, the assistance execution unit is configured to inhibit cancellation of the automatic braking in a case where the object is present in front of the vehicle.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/20/15
20150232051 

Airbag sensor module and car body integrated with airbag sensor module


The present invention relates to an airbag sensor module which detects the amount of deformation of a car body so as to detect a collision during a car collision and which is attached to the car body in an adhesive manner, and the car body which is integrated with the airbag sensor module. One embodiment of the present application discloses the airbag sensor module mounted in an adhesive manner, comprising: a main substrate which is attached to the car body in an adhesive manner; and a collision detection sensor section which is formed on the main substrate, and which detects whether the car body collides by including a strain sensor for measuring the amount of deformation by being deformed along with the deformation of the car body caused by a collision thereof..
Sin Yeong Co., Ltd.


08/20/15
20150231972 

Control vehicle


A control unit, on the occasion of a collision of a vehicle, causes a boost converter and an inverter to supply electric power to a motor generator such that the motor generator outputs no toque to make the motor generator perform discharge of a smoothing capacitors. When the discharge by the motor generator cannot be performed, the control unit causes the boost converter to transfer electric charges to a side of the boost converter to which a discharge circuit is connected to thereby make the discharge circuit perform discharge..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/13/15
20150230212 

Radio base station and mobile station


Even when a same c-rnti is allocated to multiple mobile stations ue in a phantom cell, a collision between the mobile stations ue to which the same c-rnti is allocated is avoided. A radio base station phnb#10 according to the present invention includes an allocation unit 11 configured to allocate a same c-rntiph to multiple mobile stations ue#1 to ue#3 in a cell #10 and a transmission unit 13 configured to notify the multiple mobile stations ue#1 to ue#3 of different locations of radio resources.
Ntt Docomo, Inc.


08/13/15
20150229663 

Network infrastructure obfuscation


A shadow network, which can be a virtual reproduction of a real, physical, base computer network, is described. Shadow networks duplicate the topology, services, host, and network traffic of the base network using shadow hosts, which are low interaction, minimal-resource-using host emulators.
Shadow Networks, Inc.


08/13/15
20150228467 

Ion guide


An ion guide for mass spectrometry comprising an electrode arrangement of at least two electrodes, at least one of which is an rf electrode, arranged adjacent to each other but spaced apart on a planar surface of a dielectric material and arranged at a distance from an ion flow path, wherein a portion of the dielectric surface is exposed between an adjacent pair of the spaced apart electrodes and wherein at least one electrode of said adjacent pair of electrodes is arranged to overhang the exposed portion of surface between them such that there is no direct line of sight from the ion flow path to the exposed portion of dielectric surface. The device enables rf guiding of ions accompanied by much reduced charging-up of dielectric surfaces and reduced amount of collisions of neutral species with electrodes..
Thermo Fisher Scientific (bremen) Gmbh


08/13/15
20150228465 

Mass spectrometer


A mass spectrometer is disclosed comprising a first quadrupole rod set mass filter, a collision cell, an ion mobility spectrometer or separator, an ion guide or collision cell arranged downstream of the ion mobility spectrometer or separator, a second quadrupole rod set mass filter and an ion detector.. .
Micromass Uk Limited


08/13/15
20150226369 

Automated mobile boom system for crawling robots


A system comprising a multi-functional boom subsystem integrated with a holonomic-motion boom base platform. The boom base platform may comprise: mecanum wheels with independently controlled motors; a pair of sub-platforms coupled by a roll-axis pivot to maintain four-wheel contact with the ground surface; and twist reduction mechanisms to minimize any yaw-axis twisting torque exerted on the roll-axis pivot.
The Boeing Company


08/13/15
20150226066 

Kinetic energy atom-powered engine


A device for converting the kinetic energy of molecules into useful work includes an actuator configured to move within a fluid or gas due to collisions with the molecules of the fluid or gas. The actuator has dimensions that subject it to the brownian motion of the surrounding molecules.

08/13/15
20150225174 

High volume conveyor transport for clean environments


A segmented, belt-driven conveyor system for use in clean environments is described. High speed, high density, collision free throughput of work piece carriers is enabled through belt-driven conveyor segments each having co-rotating drive wheels.
Middlesex General Industries, Inc.


08/13/15
20150225010 

Impact absorbing type steering shaft


An impact absorbing type steering shaft, which has one end coupled to a steering wheel of a vehicle, for absorbing impact energy by being contracted at the time of collision of the vehicle includes: an inner shaft having an engagement region on one side, the engagement region having a male tooth portion formed on an outer circumferential surface thereof; and an outer shaft having a female tooth portion formed on an inner circumferential surface thereof, the female tooth portion being slidably engaged with the male tooth portion when the engagement region of the inner shaft is inserted into the female tooth portion. The inner shaft has an impact absorbing region formed on the other side from the engagement region so that an outer diameter of the impact absorbing region becomes larger toward the other side of the inner shaft..
Kayaba Industry Co., Ltd


08/13/15
20150224956 

Collision detection apparatus


A collision detection apparatus includes: an impact force detector configured to detect an impact force generated on a vehicle; a collision detector configured to detect collision with an obstacle outside of the vehicle at the time the impact force detector detects the impact force exceeding a threshold value; a collision predictor configured to predict that a bicycle being operated by a bicycle rider will collide with the vehicle before the collision with the obstacle outside of the vehicle is detected by the collision detector; and a colliding direction predictor configured to predict that the collision of the bicycle with the vehicle predicted collision with a front surface or a rear surface of the bicycle.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/13/15
20150224859 

System for controlling the doors of a powered split tailgate


A power, split door system for a vehicle, comprising a first vehicle door arranged to articulate between a closed position and an open position and a second vehicle door arranged to articulate between a closed position and an open position. First and second drive means are provided for articulating the first and second vehicle doors, respectively, between the closed and open positions.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited


08/13/15
20150224640 

Companion robot for personal interaction


A mobile robot guest for interacting with a human resident performs a room-traversing search procedure prior to interacting with the resident, and may verbally query whether the resident being sought is present. Upon finding the resident, the mobile robot may facilitate a teleconferencing session with a remote third party, or interact with the resident in a number of ways.
Irobot Corporation


08/13/15
20150223547 

Protective helmet with impact-absorbing layer


A protective helmet can reduce the likelihood of a player sustaining a brain injury while engaging in a contact sporting event. The helmet can include a hard outer shell with exterior and interior surfaces.
Angel Technologies, Llc


08/06/15
20150223269 

Method for transmitting data by using implicit forward ordering information obtained through competition by means of distributed coordination function in wireless lan, and wireless communication device for transmitting data by using the same


According to the present invention, back-off slots and collisions in a competition by means of a dcf can be significantly reduced, and a throughput higher than existing dcfs can be provided. Also, overhead due to additional control messages is eliminated by reverse order implied information operating in a distributed manner in terminals, and communication with existing terminals is enabled even in a wireless network using aps or the dcf..
Postech Academy-industry Foundation


08/06/15
20150222794 

Component-mounting machine


A component-mounting machine which prevents collision of a sucked component with an optical system capturing images of an imaging reference mark and the sucked component simultaneously when a component-mounting head moves to capture images. A sucked-component position detection device includes an imaging unit, which is installed on a side of a base of the component-mounting machine and has an image sensor and a lens; and a first refraction member which alters a first focal position of a first optical path that connects the image sensor, the lens and the imaging reference mark.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.


08/06/15
20150222594 

Measuring machine communication with automatic address allocation


The invention relates to a method for allocating participant-specific communication addresses for participants in a measuring system such as, for example, a position measuring system of a coordinate measuring device with measuring sensors as participants. In the measuring system, the participants communicate via a bus system using messages with at least one communication address and message content.
Hexagon Technology Center Gmbh


08/06/15
20150221119 

Efficient and stable approach to elasticity and collisions for hair animation


One exemplary process for animating hair includes receiving data representing a plurality of hairs and a plurality of objects in a timestep of a frame of animation. A first tree is populated to represent kinematic objects of the plurality of objects and a second tree is populated to represent dynamic objects of the plurality of objects based on the received data.
Dreamworks Animation Llc


08/06/15
20150220475 

Device identification generation in electronic devices to allow external control of device identification for bus communications identification, and related systems and methods


Device identification generation in electronic devices to allow external control, such as selection or reprogramming, of device identification for bus communications identification, is disclosed. In this manner, device identifications of electronic devices coupled to a common communications bus in a system can be selected or reprogrammed to ensure they are unique to avoid bus communications collisions.
Qualcomm Incorporated


08/06/15
20150219761 

Collision determination device and collision determination method


A collision determination device includes a radar detection unit that detects an object in front of a vehicle by a radar wave, an image detection unit that images in front of the vehicle and detects the object by the imaged image, and a collision determination unit that determines a collision between the vehicle and the object based on a combined target generated using a detection result of the radar detection unit and a detection result of the image detection unit. The collision determination unit performs collision determination with a speed of the object in the traveling direction of the vehicle as zero when the vehicle decelerates..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/06/15
20150219598 

Fast measuring collision cross section of ions utilizing ion mobility spectrometry


The collision cross section (ccs) of a sample ion may be calculated by measuring a total drift time taken by the sample ion to travel through an ion mobility spectrometry drift cell to an ion detector. The ccs may be calculated based on the total drift time measured, and on a proportionality coefficient that defines the time taken by the sample ion to travel through a mobility dominated region between the drift cell and the detector.
Agilent Technologies, Inc.


08/06/15
20150218343 

Process for manufacturing coated filler particle


The invention pertains to filler modified with functional particles in a high energy dry-blending process through collisions of sufficient energy to bound, adhere, or otherwise associate the pigment particles to the filler.. .
E.i. Du Pont De Nemours And Company


08/06/15
20150217765 

Collision prevention control apparatus


According to one aspect of the disclosure, a collision prevention control apparatus is provided which includes an image sensor that detects an object near the vehicle; a radar sensor that detects the object near the vehicle; and a controller that, if only one of the sensors, among the image sensor and the radar sensor, detects the object, determines reliability of the other sensor, and changes, based on the determined reliability, a way of performing a collision prevention control for preventing a collision with the object detected by the one of the sensors.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/06/15
20150217764 

Control device for hybrid vehicle for controlling the hybrid vehicle when a collision is detected


When a collision of a vehicle is detected, a control device performs fuel cut of an engine (14) in a case where the engine (14) is in a driven state, and engages an engine connection/disconnection clutch (ko) in a case where the engine connection/disconnection clutch (ko) is disengaged, whereby the rotational resistance of a motor (mg) is increased by drag of the engine (14) and the rotation speed (nmg) of the motor (mg) after the collision of the vehicle can be speedily reduced. Consequently, generation of an electromotive force by rotation of the motor (mg) is prevented, and it is possible to speedily complete discharge of an inverter circuit (40)..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


08/06/15
20150217719 

Airbag module for pedestrian protection


An airbag module is disclosed for protecting a pedestrian during a collision with a vehicle. The airbag module includes at least one connecting section for installing the airbag module in the area of a front hood and two opposing flat sides.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc


08/06/15
20150217689 

Controlling an interior illumination device for warning a motor vehicle user of a risk of collision


A user of a motor vehicle is warned of a risk of collision of the motor vehicle with an object by determining the risk of collision and warning the user by way of an interior lighting device provided to illuminate an interior of the motor vehicle.. .
Daimler Ag


08/06/15
20150217680 

Warning device


The system utilizes the so-called “third brake-light” on the rear of an automobile to provide indication to other drivers that one or more occupants in a vehicle are not wearing a safety belt. The system provides a sensor to determine if an occupant is present and if their safety belt is latched.
Chris Agajanian Presents, Inc.


08/06/15
20150216247 

Impact reducing protective headgear


The present invention provides protective headgear which includes magnetic material configured such that the impact of a collision to the head of a wearer is reduced. In one embodiment, protective headgear, such as a helmet, is provided with a first magnetic material disposed in the helmet in at least one region of the helmet, wherein the first magnetic material is configured to exert a magnetic repulsive force against a second helmet including a second magnetic material of the same polarity, such that the impact forces of a direct helmet-to-helmet collision are reduced or avoided.
The Charlotte-mecklenburg Hospital Authority D/b/a Carolinas Healthcare System


07/30/15
20150215966 

Method for transmitting data by using reverse order implied information obtained by competition by means of distributed coordination function in wireless lan, and wireless communication device for transmitting data by using the same


According to the present invention, collision and a back-off slot in a competition by means of dcf can be significantly reduced, and a throughput higher than conventional dcfs can be provided. Also, overhead due to additional control messages is eliminated by reverse order implied information operating in a distributed manner in terminals, and communication with conventional terminals is enabled even in a wireless network using aps or the dcf..
Postech Academy-industry Foundation


07/30/15
20150215909 

Wireless communication terminal, base station device, and resource allocation method


A wireless communication terminal capable of increasing the utilization efficiency of ack/nack resources and suppressing unnecessary pusch band reduction while avoiding ack/nack collision. The wireless communication terminal has a configuration provided with: a reception unit for receiving a control signal including ari via an e-pdcch set from among one or a plurality of e-pdcch sets; a control unit for determining an offset value indicated by the ari on the basis of whether or not a resource region that may be taken by a dynamic ack/nack resource corresponding to the e-pdcch set that has received the control signal and a resource region that may be taken by a dynamic ack/nack resource corresponding to another e-pdcch set overlap, and imparting an offset to the ack/nack resource according to the value of the art; and a transmission unit for transmitting the ack/nack signal using the determined ack/nack resource..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America


07/30/15
20150215842 

Requesting resources for device-to-device (d2d) communication


A device, such as user equipment, to transmit a preamble in a preamble resource to indicate one or more communication resources for a device-to-device (d2d) communication channel and transmit voice or data over the d2d communication channel using the one or more communication resources in response to absence of an indication of a collision in the preamble resource. User equipment may also detect a preamble in a preamble resource that indicates the one or more communication resources for a device-to-device (d2d) communication channel and monitor the one or more communication resources for d2d communication in response to detecting the preamble in the preamble resource..
Alcatel Lucent


07/30/15
20150215188 

Media access control filtering high speed switching and operating method thereof


A media access control (mac) filtering method is provided. The mac filtering method includes setting a variable of condition on a target frame to be re-transmitted, with a relay control logic; receiving data from a physical layer; storing the received data in a relay buffer; determining whether to re-transmit the receive data; monitoring a transmission state of a mac control logic and transmitting the received data while the mac control logic is not used, to prevent data collision, when as a result of the determination that the receive data needs to be re-transmitted; and storing information that the received data is being transmitted, into a transmit state memory in the mac control logic, when the received data is transmitted..
Lsis Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150215090 

Aperiodic and periodic csi feedback modes for coordinated multi-point transmission


Coordinate multi-point (comp) transmission is facilitated by resolving collisions between feedback reporting. Based upon the conditions within the network, collision resolution may be by dropping a channel report during a subframe, multiplexing channel reports from a plurality of user equipment, compressing channel reports from a plurality of user equipment, and combined reporting, either through joint reports or by using carrier aggregation, for conditions between a user equipment and a plurality of transmission points.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150215073 

Collision detection using a multiple symbol noncoherent soft output detector


Systems and methods for detecting collisions in radio frequency tags in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. In one embodiment, a receiver system includes a receiver configured to receive and sample a phase modulated input signal, and a multiple symbol noncoherent soft output detector configured to receive the sampled input signal and to generate a soft metric indicative of the reliability of a detected symbol based upon observations over multiple symbols, a collision detector configured to calculate a decision metric from a set of soft metrics generated by the multiple symbol noncoherent soft output detector and detect a collision when the decision metric satisfies a predetermined criterion..
Mojix, Inc.


07/30/15
20150213293 

Radio frequency identification readers, methods and computer program products for adjusting a query command slot-counter parameter q


Rfid readers and methods for adjusting a query command slot-count parameter q for use by radio frequency identification (rfid) tag reader in an rfid tag inventory round are provided. A method for adjusting a query command slot-count parameter q for use by an rfid tag reader includes setting an initial value for q for a first inventory round, issuing a query command to a population of rfid tags, and monitoring replies from the population of rfid tags.
At &t Intellectual Property I, L.p.


07/30/15
20150213163 

Particle flow simulation system and method


The present invention provides a gpu-based particle flow simulation system and method which includes generating particle information based on particle modeling information inputted from a client terminal, and generating geometric solid information; receiving the particle information and the geometric solid information, determining which gpus of which computation nodes are to be used based on the number of the particles and the number of idle gpus in each of the computation nodes; determining which particles are to be processed in which gpus of which computation nodes based on the determined number of gpus and a space distribution of the particles, and performing allocation according to the determination result; stimulating particle flow by computing in parallel in the plurality of gpus a force applied to each particle due to particle collision and thus an acceleration; and presenting a stimulation result. The embodiments of the present invention can implement a virtual experimental simulation of high-density particles, and improve computation efficiency while reducing power consumption..
Institute Of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy Of Sciences


07/30/15
20150212941 

Managing out-of-order memory command execution from multiple queues while maintaining data coherency


Responsive to selecting a particular queue from among at least two queues to place an incoming event into within a particular entry from among multiple entries ordered upon arrival of the particular queue each comprising a separate collision vector, a memory address for the incoming event is compared with each queued memory address for each queued event in the other entries in the at least one other queue. Responsive to the memory address for the incoming event matching at least one particular queued memory address for at least one particular queued event in the at least one other queue, at least one particular bit is set in a particular collision vector for the particular entry in at least one bit position from among the bits corresponding with at least one row entry position of the at least one particular queued memory address within the other entries..
International Business Machines Corporation


07/30/15
20150211792 

Substrate heating apparatus


A substrate heating apparatus includes: a heating chamber, as well as a heating unit and a suspension holding unit which are provided in the heating chamber. The heating unit is provided at the bottom of the heating chamber, and the suspension holding unit holds the substrate in suspension above the heating unit.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150210315 

Safety device on a vehicle, and associated vehicle


The invention relates to a safety device (10) on a vehicle (1), which comprises, for each front wheel (12), a cable system (20) with a traction cable (22), which is fastened to a body part (32) at a first fastening point (24.1) and is fastened to a front wheel (12) at a second fastening point (24.2), and with at least one deflecting means (26) which is arranged between the first and second fastening points (24.1, 24.2), wherein, in a deactivated state, the cable system (20) releases a steering movement of the front wheel (12) arranged in a wheel house (16) and, in an activated state during a collision, pivots the front wheel (12) effected from any starting position into a protective position, in which the outer side of the front wheel (12) is turned in the direction of the obstacle (5) and the inner side is turned in the direction of the front wall (18.1), and also to a vehicle (1) with such a safety device (10). According to the invention, the cable system (20) in each case comprises a self-locking means (28) which is arranged between the fastening points (24.1, 24.2) and has cable slack (28.1) and a lock (28.2), wherein, in the deactivated state, the lock (28.2) releases the cable slack (28.1) of the traction cable (22) and therefore the steering movement of the front wheel (12) and, in the activated state, locks the cable slack (28.1) of the traction cable (22), and therefore, in the event of a head-on impact, the penetrating obstacle (5) actuates the traction cable (22) depending on the contact ratio, the traction cable pivoting the front wheel (12) affected into the protective position.
Audi Ag


07/30/15
20150210311 

Method for operating a driver assistance system, and driver assistance system


A method is provided for operating a driver assistance system, and a driver assistance system. The method includes the steps: determination of a current position of a pedestrian in an environment surrounding the vehicle; determination of a first current state of motion of the pedestrian; determination of a second current state of motion of the vehicle; calculation of a sojourn probability distribution of the pedestrian, the sojourn probability distribution being a function of time and of space and being based on a pedestrian motion model in connection with the determined current position of the pedestrian and the determined current state of motion of the pedestrian; calculation of a trajectory, based on the calculated sojourn probability distribution of the pedestrian and on the second current state of motion of the vehicle, having a minimum collision probability for the vehicle and the pedestrian; and operation of the driver assistance system of the vehicle based on the calculated trajectory..
Robert Bosch Gmbh


07/30/15
20150210293 

Method for reducing false activations in reverse collision avoidance systems


A collision avoidance system for a vehicle is disclosed that includes at least one sensor mounted to a vehicle to measure the vehicle's environment in the reverse driving direction, a controller which creates a feature vector based on relationships among data provided by at least one sensor, and a non-volatile memory which stores feature vectors and related object configurations for a number of different environments. The system utilizes a comparison between the current feature vector and previously stored feature vectors to match the current environment with a previously observed environment, and then loads a previously stored object configuration which can improve collision detection performance to reduce the number of unnecessary system interventions..
Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.


07/30/15
20150210280 

Method for minimizing automatic braking intrusion based on collision confidence


An automatic braking system for a vehicle includes an electronic brake system capable of applying wheel brakes to decelerate the vehicle and a controller. The controller includes instructions for detecting an object proximate to a vehicle with at least one sensor for a reverse collision avoidance system and determining a collision confidence value based upon the probability of collision with the object.
Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.


07/30/15
20150210279 

System for accommodating a pedestrian during autonomous vehicle operation


A collision avoidance system for a vehicle includes an electronic brake system capable of applying wheel brakes to decelerate the vehicle, a steering system capable of changing a steering angle for the vehicle, and a controller. The controller instructions for performing a pedestrian avoidance maneuver including at least one of steering the vehicle to the maximum available separation distance and braking the vehicle to the maximum safe speed while the vehicle is passing the pedestrian..
Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.


07/30/15
20150210256 

Braking vehicle with collision avoidance mechanism


A braking apparatus for a vehicle is provided which includes a hydraulic booster to make wheels of the vehicle produce frictional braking force, a solenoid valve, and a collision avoidance controller. The solenoid valve selectively exerts the hydraulic pressure of brake fluid stored in an accumulator on a spool valve in the booster.
Advics Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150210221 

Roof box for a vehicle


A roof box for a vehicle, the roof box including a base portion with a load receiving area. The base portion is adapted to be positioned in the proximity of a roof of a vehicle.
Thule Sweden Ab


07/30/15
20150210195 

Vehicle seat, and seat frame for vehicle seat


Provided is a seat frame for a vehicle seat capable of supporting the back of a seated person during a rear-end collision by using a simple structure and few component portions. The seat frame includes a top frame portion on the top of the seat, lateral frame portions on the right and left of the seat, and a connection frame connecting the tops of the lateral frame portions to bridge them.
Ts Tech Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150210129 

Connecting device for connecting a target object to a towing vehicle for test driving for functionally testing a driver assistance system and corresponding test arrangement


The invention relates to a device (4) for connecting a target object (1) to a towing vehicle (3) for functionally testing a driver assistance system of a test vehicle (7) for test driving, especially for near-collision and collision test driving, and a test arrangement wherein said device is used.. .
Continental Safety Engineering International Gmbh


07/23/15
20150208535 

Waterproof container


A waterproof container for accommodating a portable electronic device mainly includes a resilient frame, a first housing, a second housing and a plurality of screw members. The resilient frame, mounted around a circumference of the portable electronic device, has a surface to be combined with the first housing and a bottom surface to be combined with the second housing so that a space for accommodating the portable electronic device is formed.

07/23/15
20150208441 

Hidden node detection method and apparatus in wireless communication system


Provided is a hidden node detection method and apparatus in a wireless communication system, the apparatus including a sensing unit to sense a first communication device transmitting a data signal from among a plurality of communication devices sharing a wireless channel, a transmitter to generate a reception notification signal in response to the sensing, and transmit the reception notification signal to the a plurality of communication devices through a band identical to a transmission band of the data signal, and a controller to prevent a collision with the data signal transmitted from the first communication device through the wireless channel by delaying processing of a data transmission request when the data transmission request is input from a second communication device among the plurality of communication devices while maintaining the transmitting of the reception notification signal.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/23/15
20150208440 

Apparatus and avoiding collision between random access transmission and device to device transmission in communication system supporting device to device scheme


A method for avoiding a collision between a device to device (d2d) transmission and a random access transmission by a user equipment (ue) in a communication system supporting a d2d scheme is provided. The method includes detecting resource configuration information related to a random access transmission and resource configuration information related to a d2d transmission, determining a result on whether a resource in which a d2d resource which corresponds to the resource configuration information related to the d2d transmission is included includes a random access resource which corresponds to the resource configuration information related to the random access transmission, and avoiding using the resource or the random access resource for the d2d transmission based on the determined result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150208399 

P-cpich scrambling code collision detection


A method permitting a ue receiver to detect and then report to the network a scrambling code collision i.e. 2 neighbor cells are transmitting with the same scrambling code while timing is aligned.
St-ericsson Sa


07/23/15
20150207593 

Method and apparatus of retransmission based on soft combining in contention based access system


A method and apparatus of an effective and reliable retransmission based on soft combining when using orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (ofdm) modulation technique in a contention based access system. The method includes receiving a data signal from a transmission node, performing soft combining the valid section part of the data signal which have been previously received and the data signal currently received, determining a collision section of the data signal which is currently received, and saving a valid section part except the collision section of the data signal which is currently received in a buffer.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/23/15
20150206439 

Ground vehicle warning to indicate presence of an obstacle near an aircraft


The disclosed embodiments relate to avoiding a collision between an aircraft and an obstacle when the aircraft is being moved on a ground surface via a ground vehicle. Sensors can be mounted in and/or on the aircraft.
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation


07/23/15
20150206438 

Aircraft tow obstacle alerting and indication & recording and notification of parked aircraft damage


The disclosed embodiments relate to methods and systems for avoiding a collision between an aircraft and an obstacle when the aircraft is being moved on a ground surface via a ground vehicle. When a processor onboard the aircraft determines that the obstacle is located in proximity to the aircraft, the processor generates a warning generator signal, which causes an apparatus to communicate a warning signal that is perceptible to an operator of the ground vehicle to warn the operator of the obstacle..
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation


07/23/15
20150206435 

Collision determination device and collision determination method


A collision determination device includes: a radar detection unit that detects an object around a vehicle using a radar wave; an image detection unit that captures an image of the surroundings of the vehicle and detects the object using the captured image; and a collision determination unit that determines a collision between the vehicle and the object on the basis of a composite target which is generated using a detection result of the radar detection unit and a detection result of the image detection unit. When the object is detected by the radar detection unit and the image detection unit after being detected only by the image detection unit of the radar detection unit and the image detection unit, the collision determination unit performs the collision determination, preferentially using the detection result of the image detection unit over the detection result of the radar detection unit..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha




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