Patents by Inventor Georg Ritzert

Georg Ritzert 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: 20130197731
    Abstract: Methods and systems are disclosed for controlling an electric vehicle. The method includes determining that the vehicle is stopped on a slope in an unparked mode without an accelerator or brake request. A holding force may be applied to hold the vehicle in the stopped position on the slope. After the vehicle has been stopped on the slope in the unparked mode without an accelerator or brake request for a predetermined amount of time, the holding force may be reduced to remind a driver that the vehicle is in the unparked mode.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2012
    Publication date: August 1, 2013
    Applicant: Coda Automotive, Inc.
    Inventors: Dan Schum, Kurt Mitts, Georg Ritzert, Damien Verdier