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1. (WO2017063725) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING A HEADLAMP

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/063725    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/001453
Publication Date: Fri Apr 21 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Sun Aug 28 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: F21S 8/10
B60Q 1/08
B60Q 1/14
G06K 9/00
Applicants: DAIMLER AG
Inventors: FIEGE, Marcus
MOISEL, Joerg
MUELLER, Axel
Title: APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING A HEADLAMP
Abstract:
The invention relates to a device (1) and to a method for controlling at least one headlamp (5) for a motor vehicle, comprising a control device (2), at least one sensor (3.1, 3.2, 3.3), by means of which information about objects located in the surroundings of the motor vehicle can be detected and can be delivered to the control device (2), wherein the headlamp (5) can be adjusted by the control device (2) as a function of at least one detected object, wherein a distance between at least one light source (6) and at least one lens (7) of the headlamp (5) can be adjusted by the control device (2) in order to adapt an image (8) of the light source (6) to the at least one detected object.