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Methods and systems are provided for illuminating a material using an LED system, a processor for controlling the LED system and a positioning system for positioning the LED system in a spatial relationship with the material being illuminated. Furthermore, these methods and systems are available for producing certain color characteristics in an illuminated material or environment. These methods and systems can be applied to a plurality of materials, including biological entities. These methods and systems can be adapted for use in a medical applications, and are advantageously employed for diagnostic and therapeutic interventions.

Title
Precision illumination methods and systems
Application Number
9/213189
Publication Number
6459919 (B1)
Application Date
December 17, 1998
Publication Date
October 1, 2002
Inventor
Frederick Marshall Morgan
Quincy
MA, US
George G Mueller
Boston
MA, US
Ihor Lys
Boston
MA, US
Agent
Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C
US
Assignee
Color Kinetics Incorporated
MA, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
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