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Craig Allen
Desaraju V Varaprasad, Mingtao Zhao, Craig Allen Dornan, Anoop Agrawal, Niall R Lynam, Pierr Marc Allemand: Exterior electrochromic reflective mirror element for a vehicular rearview mirror assembly. Donnelly Corporation, Vandyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 25, 2008: US07349144 (73 worldwide citation)

An exterior electrochromic reflective mirror element for a vehicular exterior rearview mirror assembly comprises an electrochromic cross-linked polymeric solid film disposed between a first substrate and a second substrate. The electrochromic cross-linked polymeric solid film contacts a transparent ...


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Brent J Bos, Kenneth Schofield: Vehicle imaging system with stereo imaging. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, May 28, 2002: US06396397 (605 worldwide citation)

A vehicular stereoscopic imaging system provides a calculation of a distance between one or more sensors on a vehicle and a light source or object in a target scene remote from the vehicle. The imaging system may be useful in a headlamp dimmer control system, such that the headlamps, are modulated b ...


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Niall R Lynam, John O Lindahl: Vehicle interior LED lighting system. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 27, 2007: US07195381 (466 worldwide citation)

A vehicle lighting system for a vehicle includes an accessory module assembly that is adapted for attachment to an interior portion of a vehicle and configured to illuminate, for example, an area inside the vehicle. The module assembly includes a single high-intensity power light emitting diode that ...


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Brent J Bos, Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Niall R Lynam: Rain sensor. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, November 6, 2001: US06313454 (466 worldwide citation)

A vehicular rain sensor system for detecting precipitation on an exterior surface of a window including a illumination sensor that is decoupled from the window. The illumination sensor is preferably an imaging array sensor which communicates a signal to a control which further determines whether rai ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Niall R Lynam: Tire inflation assistance monitoring system. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 25, 2001: US06294989 (398 worldwide citation)

A vehicular tire inflation monitoring system is provided for a vehicle that includes at least one tire inflation indicator assembly, visible exterior of the vehicle, positioned at an exterior vehicle portion, such as at an exterior rearview mirror assembly. The at least one tire inflation indicator ...


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Jonathan E DeLine, Niall R Lynam, Ralph A Spooner, Phillip A March: Indicator for vehicle accessory. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, August 21, 2001: US06278377 (353 worldwide citation)

An indicator for use with a microphone of a vehicular audio system, such as a cellular telephone, emergency communication device, or other audio device, provides a user of the audio system with a status signal relating to a reception quality of a vocal signal from the user. The microphone may be mou ...


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Niall R Lynam: Mirror reflective element for a vehicle. Donnelly Corporation, Vandyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 4, 2008: US07338177 (322 worldwide citation)

An interior rearview mirror assembly for a vehicle includes a prismatic mirror element and a display element. The prismatic mirror element includes a wedge-shaped prism element having a front surface and a rear surface and a second element having a transflective reflector on a first surface thereof. ...


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Konrad H Marcus, Niall R Lynam: Information display for vehicles. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 18, 2001: US06291906 (248 worldwide citation)

An information display system for a vehicle includes a reverse image display and a rearview mirror. The reverse image display is positioned rearwardly of a driver of the vehicle such that an image of the message being displayed is reflected from the rearview mirror and received in reverse order and ...


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Gregory T Caskey, Niall R Lynam, Bryant P Hichwa: Elemental semiconductor mirror. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, May 23, 2000: US06065840 (221 worldwide citation)

An elemental mirror having a high luminous reflectance of at least about 60% of incident light at the wavelength region of about 550 nanometers and being acromatic includes a substrate coated with a reflector comprising a multilayer thin film stack. The thin film stack comprises a first thin film la ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Joshua L DeWard, Peter J Whitehead, Niall R Lynam: Vehicle accessory module. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 13, 2007: US07188963 (198 worldwide citation)

An accessory system of a vehicle comprises an accessory module assembly having a mounting portion, a head portion and a rearview mirror assembly. The mounting portion extends generally upward when mounted to an attachment member at a vehicle windshield. The head portion may extend generally horizont ...