Patent Number: 7,823,700

Title: User identification enabled elevator control method and system

Abstract: An elevator control method and system. The system comprises a control unit and a memory unit. The memory unit comprises user data segments associated with users for elevators within the system and transponder identification data segments associated with transponders. The method comprises receiving by the control unit, ID signals from the transponders. The control unit associates the user data segments with the ID signals and determines priority levels for the users.

Inventors: Boss; Gregory Jensen (American Fork, UT), Dawson; Christopher James (Arlington, VA), Hamilton, II; Rick Allen (Charlottesville, VA), Waters; Timothy Moffett (Hiram, GA)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: B66B 1/34 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00