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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, John K Roberts: Illuminator assembly incorporating light emitting diodes. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, September 8, 1998: US05803579 (609 worldwide citation)

An illuminator assembly, having a plurality of LEDs on a vehicular support member in a manner such that, when all of the LEDs are energized, illumination exhibiting a first perceived hue, e.g., blue-green, and projected from at least one of the LEDs overlaps and mixes with illumination exhibiting a ...


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Joseph Scott Stam, Jon Harold Bechtel, John King Roberts: Control system to automatically dim vehicle head lamps. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, November 17, 1998: US05837994 (375 worldwide citation)

An automatic vehicle head lamp dimming system which includes an optical system and an imaging processing system. The optical system is configured to discriminate between head lamps and tail lamps and focus the light rays from the head lamps and tail lamps on different portions of a pixel sensor arra ...


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William L Tonar, Jeffrey A Forgette, John S Anderson, Jon H Bechtel, John W Carter, Joseph S Stam: Electrochromic rearview mirror incorporating a third surface metal reflector and a display/signal light. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, March 12, 2002: US06356376 (343 worldwide citation)

An electrochromic mirror is disclosed for use in a vehicle rearview mirror assembly having a light source positioned behind the electrochromic mirror for selectively projecting light through the mirror. The electrochromic mirror includes front and rear spaced elements each having front and rear surf ...


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Herbert Stanley Cole Jr, Theresa Ann Sitnik Nieters: Method for making an electronic module. Martin Marietta Corporation, Brian J Rees, Geoffrey H Krauss, May 5, 1998: US05745984 (334 worldwide citation)

A multi-chip module is provided which utilizes benzocyclobutene as a laminate adhesive for bonding the upper dielectric films in a high density interconnect structure. The benzocyclobutene thermosetting polymer is spin coated on a polyimide film, and baked at low temperature to remove any solvent to ...


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John K Roberts, Joseph S Stam, Spencer D Reese, Robert R Turnbull: Semiconductor radiation emitter package. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, January 1, 2002: US06335548 (295 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor optical radiation package includes a leadframe, at least one semiconductor optical radiation emitter and an encapsulant. The leadframe has a heat extraction member, which supports the semiconductor optical emitter and provides one or more thermal paths for removing heat generated wit ...


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Raymond A Fillion, Robert J Woinarowski, Michael Gdula, Herbert S Cole, Eric J Wildi, Wolfgang Daum: Embedded substrate for integrated circuit modules. Martin Marietta Corporation, Brian J Rees, Geoffrey H Krauss, March 5, 1996: US05497033 (293 worldwide citation)

Substrate material is molded directly to semiconductor chips and other electrical components that are positioned for integrated circuit module fabrication. Chips having contact pads are placed face down on a layer of adhesive supported by a base. A mold form is positioned around the chips. Substrate ...


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William L Tonar: Method of forming optically transparent seal and seal formed by said method. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, August 4, 1998: US05790298 (275 worldwide citation)

A method of forming an optically transparent seal involves the steps of providing an uncured resinous material, adding a spacing media to the resinous material and curing the resinous material. The spacing media can have an index of refraction similar to that of the resinous or an antireflective coa ...


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Jeffrey A Forgette, Harlan J Byker, William L Tonar, Frederick T Bauer: Electrochromic rearview mirror incorporating a third surface metal reflector. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, October 6, 1998: US05818625 (258 worldwide citation)

An electrochromic variable reflectance mirror for a vehicle includes a reflector/electrode on the third surface of the mirror. This reflector/electrode forms an integral electrode in contact with the electrochromic media, and may be a single layer of a highly reflective material or may comprise a se ...


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Frederick T Bauer, Lois Bauer, John K Roberts, Joseph S Stam: Systems and components for enhancing rear vision from a vehicle. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, April 22, 2003: US06550949 (251 worldwide citation)

A vehicle system is disclosed that includes a vehicle lamp assembly including a plurality of LEDs that emit white light so as to function as an illuminator light. The lamp assembly also may include a plurality of LEDs that emit colored light, such as red or red-orange, so as to function as a signal ...


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Wayne J Rumsey, John W Carter, Kenton J Ypma, Bradley L Northman, Frederick T Bauer, Mark W Durnwald: Rearview mirror with display. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, January 9, 2001: US06170956 (238 worldwide citation)

A mirror includes an electrochromic mirror subassembly including front and rear transparent elements, a layer of electrochromic material associated with the front and rear transparent elements, and a reflective layer, a portion of the reflective layer defining an opening. An indicia panel is located ...



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