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(11)EP 3 053 356 B8

(12)CORRECTED EUROPEAN PATENT SPECIFICATION
Note: Bibliography reflects the latest situation

(15)Correction information:
Corrected version no 1 (W1 B1)

(48)Corrigendum issued on:
17.06.2020 Bulletin 2020/25

(45)Mention of the grant of the patent:
13.05.2020 Bulletin 2020/20

(21)Application number: 13896231.1

(22)Date of filing:  30.10.2013
(51)International Patent Classification (IPC): 
H04R 5/027(2006.01)
H04R 3/12(2006.01)
H04R 3/00(2006.01)
(86)International application number:
PCT/US2013/067464
(87)International publication number:
WO 2015/065362 (07.05.2015 Gazette  2015/18)

(54)

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR SELECTIVE MICROPHONE SIGNAL COMBINING

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUR SELEKTIVEN MIKROFONSIGNALKOMBINATION

PROCÉDÉ ET APPAREIL POUR UNE COMBINAISON SÉLECTIVE DE SIGNAUX DE MICROPHONE


(84)Designated Contracting States:
AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

(43)Date of publication of application:
10.08.2016 Bulletin 2016/32

(73)Proprietor: Cerence Operating Company
Burlington, MA 01803 (US)

(72)Inventors:
  • MATHEJA, Timo
    89231 Neu-Ulm (DE)
  • BUCK, Markus
    D-88400 Biberach (DE)
  • PREMONT, Julien
    89231 Neu-Ulm (DE)

(74)Representative: South, Nicholas Geoffrey et al
A.A. Thornton & Co. 10 Old Bailey
London EC4M 7NG
London EC4M 7NG (GB)


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