Patent Number: 6,310,542

Title: Cognitive system for a vehicle and its occupants

Abstract: The present invention relates to a system for receiving, processing, and storing real-time data from various types of input, including but not limited to information from a vehicle's micro-processing systems, a driver information card, a vehicle information card, and physical attributes of the driver/owner. The system generally includes a processor mounted or otherwise installed in a vehicle which is capable of receiving data from the vehicle's various mechanical and electrical/electronic system, micro-processing systems, information cards, and physical inputs. The data can be used to grant a driver authorization to operate the vehicle and can be transmitted to third parties having an interest in the data such a system can accumulate.

Inventors: Gehlot; Narayan L. (Sayreville, NJ)

Assignee: Lucent Technologies Inc.

International Classification: B60R 25/04 (20060101); B60R 25/10 (20060101); B60R 025/10 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018