Patents by Inventor Andreas Jung

Andreas Jung has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220145600
    Abstract: A sanitary fitting (1) that contains a fitting body (2), a first spray plate (3), a second spray plate (4), and a two-way valve (5), which can be used to selectively route a liquid to the first spray plate (3) or to the second spray plate (4), wherein the two-way valve (5) is arranged in the fitting body (2) and having a valve body (6), which is mounted rotatably about an axis of rotation (11) in a valve housing (25) of the two-way valve (5) between a first valve seat (7) of a first outlet (8) of the two-way valve (5) and a second valve seat (9) of a second outlet (10) of the two-way valve (5).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: Grohe AG
    Inventors: Jan Philipp TUESHAUS, Waldemar GAIDA, Achim MIELKE, Andreas JUNG
  • Publication number: 20220080715
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method for teaching a laminating method as well as operating a laminating device, the both being for laminating a film element on a substrate part, in which designated path routes, in particular designated path curves, along which grippers for gripping the film element are subsequently moved to laminate the film element, are determined and taught by way of CAD data of the substrate part as well as the film element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2019
    Publication date: March 17, 2022
    Inventors: Andreas JUNG, Hubert REHRL, Josef REHRL
  • Publication number: 20220040904
    Abstract: A gripper is disclosed for a draping frame having a gripper chassis and at least two opposing mutually movable gripper jaw elements for gripping a film element. The gripper jaw elements are provided on a gripper head part of the gripper. The gripper head part of the gripper is movably mounted, at least with one degree of freedom, relative to the gripper chassis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2019
    Publication date: February 10, 2022
    Inventors: Andreas DANDL, Andreas JUNG, Hubert REHRL
  • Publication number: 20210394503
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a method for teaching and/or operating a laminating method and/or laminating device for laminating a film element on a substrate part, in which designated working positions, designated intermediate positions and/or designated end positions into which grippers for gripping the film element are subsequently moved to laminate the film element, are determined and taught by with the aid of CAD data of the substrate part and/or the film element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2019
    Publication date: December 23, 2021
    Inventors: Andreas JUNG, Josef REHRL, Hubert REHRL
  • Publication number: 20210154908
    Abstract: The aim of the invention is to further develop conventional devices for stretching and/or shaping and/or applying a lamination of a film element. This aim is achieved, according to the invention, by a device for stretching and/or shaping and/or applying a lamination of a film element, which device comprises a support frame for gripping the film element relative to a shaping tool or to a component to be laminated, and having grippers for gripping the film element, which are mounted so as to be movable relative to the support frame, said device being characterized in that grippers are arranged in a multi-axially adjustable manner relative to the support frame in order to adapt the film element more precisely to a contour of the shaping tool or of the component to be laminated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2021
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Inventors: Hubert REHRL, Andreas DANDL, Andreas JUNG
  • Publication number: 20210086854
    Abstract: An assembly device (29) for inserting a stator (4) of an electric machine (3) into a bell-shaped transmission housing (1) includes an inner guide element (38), which is guidable, in form-locking manner, relative to a rotor hub (9a) or a transmission input shaft (6) accommodating the rotor hub (9a), and an outer guide element (37), which is guidable in form-locking manner at the transmission housing (1). The guide elements (37 and 38) are radially spaced apart and fixed to each other with at least one radially extending connecting element (39). At least one sliding member (30) is longitudinally displaceably guided in the connecting element (39) and includes a first, radially outer sliding member part (31) for form-locking engagement at an outer circumference of the stator (4) and a second, radially inner sliding member part (32) for engagement at an end face of the stator (4).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 18, 2020
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Inventors: Andreas Jung, Matthias Weidner, Thomas Riedisser, Florian Pöhnlein, Peter Fenn, Linus Eschenbeck
  • Patent number: 10921209
    Abstract: A liquid sensor, including: a) a housing; b) at least one sensor having at least two metallic contact surfaces for detecting a liquid; and c) a processing unit for processing sensor signals of the at least one sensor, a function of the liquid sensor being controllable by an actuation of at least one of the metallic contact surfaces. A method for controlling a function of a liquid sensor is also proposed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: Grohe AG
    Inventors: Andreas Jung, Heiko Schoenbeck
  • Publication number: 20200215742
    Abstract: The aim of the invention is to further develop conventional devices for stretching and/or shaping and/or applying a lamination of a film element. This aim is achieved, according to the invention, by a device for stretching and/or shaping and/or applying a lamination of a film element, which device comprises a support frame for gripping the film element relative to a shaping tool or to a component to be laminated, and having grippers for gripping the film element, which are mounted so as to be movable relative to the support frame, said device being characterized in that grippers are arranged in a multi-axially adjustable manner relative to the support frame in order to adapt the film element more precisely to a contour of the shaping tool or of the component to be laminated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 23, 2017
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Inventors: Hubert Rehrl, Andreas Dandl, Andreas Jung
  • Patent number: 10610835
    Abstract: The invention relates to an emulsification device for continuously producing emulsions, nano-emulsions, and/or dispersions having a liquid crystalline structure, comprising a) at least one mixing system, b) at least one drive for the stirring element, and c) at least one delivery unit for each component or each component mixture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: CLARIANT INTERNATIONAL AG
    Inventors: Gerd Dahms, Andreas Jung, Jan Hendrik Dörr
  • Patent number: 10590636
    Abstract: A method for operating a sanitary fitting, and to a sanitary fitting. The sanitary fitting is equipped to deliver a water jet and has at least one manual actuator for manual regulation of at least one water jet flow rate or a water jet temperature, and a sensor arrangement that is equipped for sensor-controlled regulation of a predefined water jet flow rate and a predefined water jet temperature. The sensor arrangement is equipped to detect the presence of an object in an external detection area and a control unit is provided to distinguish whether the object detected first is a water jet or a different object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Grohe AG
    Inventors: Heiko Schoenbeck, Andreas Jung, Stefan Steinhoff
  • Publication number: 20200072627
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a device for route planning for an electric vehicle, comprising: an input interface for receiving an up-to-date charge level of an energy storage of the electric vehicle and a planned route for the electric vehicle; a database interface for receiving charging station information with locations of charging stations; an energy planning unit for determining an estimated status of the charge level of the energy storage, based on the up-to-date charge level of the energy storage and the planned route; a charging planning unit for selecting a charging station based on the estimated status of the charge level, the charging station information and the planned route; a customization module for determining at least one customized route passing through the location of the selected charging station based on the planned route.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Applicant: ZF FRIEDRICHSHAFEN AG
    Inventors: Andreas Jung, Philipp Notheis
  • Patent number: 10515544
    Abstract: An arrangement for determining at least one feature of a vehicle moving along a traffic lane, having a light sensitive sensor for recording an image of the vehicle and having an evaluation device for determining the at least one feature on the image, as well as a method for determining at least one feature of a vehicle moving along a traffic lane, especially by means of such an arrangement, wherein an image of the vehicle is recorded with a line scan camera and the image is evaluated for determining at least one feature of the vehicle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2019
    Assignee: VITRONIC Dr.-Ing. Stein Bildverarbeitungssysteme GmbH
    Inventors: Andreas Jung, Marco Bartiromo
  • Publication number: 20190339153
    Abstract: A liquid sensor, including: a) a housing; b) at least one sensor having at least two metallic contact surfaces for detecting a liquid; and c) a processing unit for processing sensor signals of the at least one sensor, a function of the liquid sensor being controllable by an actuation of at least one of the metallic contact surfaces. A method for controlling a function of a liquid sensor is also proposed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Applicant: Grohe AG
    Inventors: Andreas JUNG, Heiko SCHOENBECK
  • Publication number: 20170368565
    Abstract: A method for operating a sanitary fitting, and to a sanitary fitting. The sanitary fitting is equipped to deliver a water jet and has at least one manual actuator for manual regulation of at least one water jet flow rate or a water jet temperature, and a sensor arrangement that is equipped for sensor-controlled regulation of a predefined water jet flow rate and a predefined water jet temperature, wherein the sensor arrangement is equipped to detect the presence of an object in an external detection area and wherein a control unit is provided that is equipped to evaluate an object detected first and to distinguish whether the object detected first is a water jet or a different object. The present invention makes possible an economical production, the use of standard components, and low wear.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2017
    Publication date: December 28, 2017
    Applicant: Grohe AG
    Inventors: Heiko SCHOENBECK, Andreas JUNG, Stefan STEINHOFF
  • Publication number: 20170148315
    Abstract: An arrangement for determining at least one feature of a vehicle moving along a traffic lane, having a light sensitive sensor for recording an image of the vehicle and having an evaluation device for determining the at least one feature on the image, as well as a method for determining at least one feature of a vehicle moving along a traffic lane, especially by means of such an arrangement, wherein an image of the vehicle is recorded with a line scan camera and the image is evaluated for determining at least one feature of the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventors: Andreas Jung, Marco Bartiromo
  • Publication number: 20170120205
    Abstract: The invention relates to an emulsification device for continuously producing emulsions, nano-emulsions, and/or dispersions having a liquid crystalline structure, comprising a) at least one mixing system, b) at least one drive for the stirring element, and c) at least one delivery unit for each component or each component mixture.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2017
    Publication date: May 4, 2017
    Applicant: Clariant International AG
    Inventors: Gerd DAHMS, Andreas JUNG, Jan Hendrik DÖRR
  • Patent number: 9555380
    Abstract: The invention relates to an emulsification device for continuously producing emulsions, nano-emulsions, and/or dispersions having a liquid crystalline structure, comprising a) at least one mixing system, b) at least one drive for the stirring element, and c) at least one delivery unit for each component or each component mixture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2017
    Assignee: CLARIANT INTERNATIONAL AG
    Inventors: Gerd Dahms, Andreas Jung, Jan Hendrik Dörr
  • Publication number: 20140323702
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing a protein hydrolysate. In particular, the invention relates to a method for producing a keratin hydrolysate. A method for producing a protein hydrolysate is proposed, comprising: providing a protein source in the form of an aqueous suspension; adding a complexing agent to the provided protein source suspension; adding a base to the provided protein source suspension; heating the obtained mixture to a temperature ?60° C.; adjusting the pH value of the mixture to a value between ?pH 2 and ?pH 8; and filtering the mixture.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2012
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Inventors: Gerd Dahms, Andreas Jung
  • Publication number: 20140225021
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for producing a dispersion and to the use of a protein hydrolysate as a dispersant or dispersing agent. In particular, the invention relates to a method for producing a suspension as well as the use of a protein hydrolysate as a dispersant in a suspension. According to the invention it is proposed to use in particular hydrolysates of proteins with a consecutive sequence of amino acids with polar and nonpolar side groups as dispersants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: OTC GMBH
    Inventors: Gerd Dahms, Andreas Jung
  • Patent number: 8716214
    Abstract: In a fragrance and/or aroma composition for the targeted release of fragrances and/or aromas in the form of a solid lipid nanoparticle (SLN) dispersion, in which lipid-based nanoparticles are present which are stabilized by an emulsifier monolayer, one or more membrane layers or other auxiliaries, the fragrances and/or aromas are included in the nanoparticles and/or in the emulsifier monolayer or the membrane layers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2003
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: OTC GmbH
    Inventors: Gerd Dahms, Andreas Jung, Holger Seidel