(12) International Application Status Report

Received at International Bureau: 25 August 2018 (25.08.2018)

Information valid as of: 22 October 2018 (22.10.2018)

Report generated on: 20 September 2019 (20.09.2019)

(10) Publication number: (43) Publication date: (26) Publication language:
WO 2019/04599107 March 2019 (07.03.2019) English (EN)

(21) Application number: (22) Filing date: (25) Filing language:
PCT/US2018/04615810 August 2018 (10.08.2018) English (EN)

(31) Priority number(s): (32) Priority date(s): (33) Priority status:
15/689,102 (US)29 August 2017 (29.08.2017) Priority document received (in compliance with PCT Rule 17.1)

(51) International Patent Classification:
B60R 11/04 (2006.01); B60Q 1/00 (2006.01); B60R 1/00 (2006.01)

(71) Applicant(s):
TRW AUTOMOTIVE U.S. LLC [US/US]; 12001 TECH CENTER DRIVE LIVONIA, Michigan 48150 (US) (for all designated states)

(72) Inventor(s):
KANG, Shaoying; 3695 Parkwood Cir. Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108 (US)
HART, Michael A.; 7777 Chamberlin Road Dexter, Michigan 48130 (US)
SHAH, Harsh G.; 18224 W 12 Mile Road Apt. #105 Southfield, Michigan 48076 (US)
JAZWIECKI, Matthew M.; 832 Reagan St. Canton, Michigan 48188 (US)

(74) Agent(s):
TAROLLI, James L.; Tarolli, Sundheim, Covell & Tummino LLP 1300 East Ninth Street Suite 1700 Cleveland, Ohio 44114 (US)

(54) Title (EN): VEHICLE DRIVER ASSIST SYSTEM
(54) Title (FR): SYSTÈME D'AIDE À LA CONDUITE D'UN VÉHICULE

(57) Abstract:
(EN): A vehicle driver assist system includes a housing having a main body portion and a viewing window in the main body portion. A camera is provided in the main body portion and has a field of view through the viewing window. A glare reduction portion is adjacent the camera. The glare reduction portion has a textured surface for attenuating light reflection off of the glare reduction portion and into the camera.
(FR): L'invention concerne un système d'aide à la conduite d'un véhicule qui comprend un boîtier ayant une partie de corps principale et une fenêtre de visualisation dans la partie de corps principale. Une caméra est disposée dans la partie de corps principale et possède un champ de vision à travers la fenêtre de visualisation. Une partie de réduction d'éblouissement est adjacente à la caméra. La partie de réduction d'éblouissement possède une surface texturée ce qui permet d'atténuer la réflexion de lumière provenant de la partie de réduction d'éblouissement et dans la caméra.

International search report:
Received at International Bureau: 18 October 2018 (18.10.2018) [US]

International Report on Patentability (IPRP) Chapter II of the PCT:
Not available

(81) Designated States:
AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BN, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CL, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DJ, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IR, IS, JO, JP, KE, KG, KH, KN, KP, KR, KW, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PA, PE, PG, PH, PL, PT, QA, RO, RS, RU, RW, SA, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TH, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW
European Patent Office (EPO) : AL, AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI) : BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, KM, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) : BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, ST, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW
Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO) : AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, RU, TJ, TM

Declarations:
Declaration made as to the identity of the inventor (PCT Rules 4.17(i) and 51bis.1(a)(i))
Declaration made as applicant's entitlement, as at the international filing date, to claim the priority of the earlier application, where the applicant is not the applicant who filed the earlier application or where the applicant's name has changed since the filing of the earlier application (Rules 4.17(iii) and 51bis.1(a)(iii))