Document Type

Patent

Abstract

An electronic circuit for measuring voltage signals in an energy storage device is disclosed. The electronic circuit includes a plurality of energy storage cells forming the energy storage device. A voltage divider circuit is connected to at least one of the energy storage cells. A current regulating circuit is provided for regulating the current through the voltage divider circuit. A voltage measurement node is associated with the voltage divider circuit for producing a voltage signal which is proportional to the voltage across the energy storage cell.

Patent Country

US

Patent Number

US6166549

Publication Date

12-26-2000

Assignee(s)

DaimlerChrysler Corporation; The University of Toledo

Application Number

09/224466

Filing Date

December 1998

Primary Class

324/434

Secondary Class

320/136

Rights

These materials are free of copyright restrictions and are in the public domain within the United States only. The USPTO reserves the right to assert copyright protection internationally.

Institution

The University of Toledo

Repository

University of Toledo Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives

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