Patents by Inventor Vishnu SUNDARAM

Vishnu SUNDARAM 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).

  • Patent number: 9868447
    Abstract: Embodiments are disclosed for an in-vehicle system and methods of controlling vehicle systems with a mobile device in communication with the in-vehicle system. In one embodiment, an in-vehicle system includes a display device and an interface system communicatively connected to one or more vehicle sensors. The interface system may be configured to receive sensor signals from the one or more vehicle sensors, transmit the sensor signals to a mobile device, receive control signals from the mobile device, and transmit the control signals to a target vehicle system, the control signals responsive to the one or more vehicle sensors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2018
    Assignee: Harman International Industries, Incorporated
    Inventors: Arvin Baalu, Shyam Vedantam, Vishnu Sundaram
  • Publication number: 20170174228
    Abstract: Embodiments are disclosed for an in-vehicle system and methods of controlling vehicle systems with a mobile device in communication with the in-vehicle system. In one embodiment, an in-vehicle system includes a display device and an interface system communicatively connected to one or more vehicle sensors. The interface system may be configured to receive sensor signals from the one or more vehicle sensors, transmit the sensor signals to a mobile device, receive control signals from the mobile device, and transmit the control signals to a target vehicle system, the control signals responsive to the one or more vehicle sensors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2017
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventors: Arvin Baalu, Shyam Vedantam, Vishnu Sundaram
  • Patent number: 9610957
    Abstract: Embodiments are disclosed for an in-vehicle system and methods of controlling vehicle systems with a mobile device in communication with the in-vehicle system. In one embodiment, an in-vehicle system includes a display device and an interface system communicatively connected to one or more vehicle sensors. The interface system may be configured to receive sensor signals from the one or more vehicle sensors, transmit the sensor signals to a mobile device, receive control signals from the mobile device, and transmit the control signals to a target vehicle system, the control signals responsive to the one or more vehicle sensors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 4, 2017
    Assignee: Harman International Industries, Incorporated
    Inventors: Arvin Baalu, Shyam Vedantam, Vishnu Sundaram
  • Publication number: 20160214621
    Abstract: Embodiments are disclosed for an in-vehicle system and methods of controlling vehicle systems with a mobile device in communication with the in-vehicle system. In one embodiment, an in-vehicle system includes a display device and an interface system communicatively connected to one or more vehicle sensors. The interface system may be configured to receive sensor signals from the one or more vehicle sensors, transmit the sensor signals to a mobile device, receive control signals from the mobile device, and transmit the control signals to a target vehicle system, the control signals responsive to the one or more vehicle sensors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2015
    Publication date: July 28, 2016
    Inventors: Arvin Baalu, Shyam Vedantam, Vishnu Sundaram
  • Publication number: 20160197783
    Abstract: The present invention provides a removable device, adapted to connect to a head unit of a vehicle and comprising: a first communication module configured for bi-directional communication of data with the head unit; a second communication module configured for bi-directional communication of data with a wireless network, in particular a mobile telecommunication network; a memory unit storing an application programming interface (API) implementing at least a first protocol for the communication with the head unit via the first communication module; and a control unit comprising at least one processing unit adapted to execute the API; wherein the control unit is configured to provide at least one service to the head unit via the first communication module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2016
    Publication date: July 7, 2016
    Inventors: Christian HORT, Andreas HUBER, Herbert VOGT, Vishnu SUNDARAM, David SLUMP, Stephen L. SURHIGH
  • Publication number: 20160197782
    Abstract: The present invention provides a removable device, adapted to connect a mobile communication device to a head unit of a vehicle and comprising: a first communication module having a first transceiver and configured for bi-directional communication of data with the head unit; a second communication module having a second transceiver and configured for bi-directional communication of data with the mobile communication device; and a control unit configured to provide at least one service to the head unit via the first communication module based on data received via the second communication module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Publication date: July 7, 2016
    Inventors: Christian HORT, Andreas HUBER, Herbert VOGT, Vishnu SUNDARAM, David SLUMP, Stephen L. SURHIGH