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Christopher L Bohler: LED puck light with detachable base. GELcore, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, November 4, 2003: US06641283 (164 worldwide citation)

A lighting assembly for improving the performance of undercabinet and stream-lined lighting includes a LED module onto which is mounted a plurality of light emitting diodes (LEDs). The LEDs serve as the light source for generating a light pattern. An optical assembly focuses and disperses the LED ou ...


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Christopher L Bohler, Anthony D Pollard, Greg E Burkholder, James T Petroski, Mathew L Sommers, Robert F Karlicek Jr, Stanton E Weaver Jr, Charles A Becker: High power LED power pack for spot module illumination. GELcore, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, October 5, 2004: US06799864 (154 worldwide citation)

A light module includes a light emitting diode assembly defining a front side light emitting diode array and a rear side. The rear side is in thermal communication with a thermally conductive spreader, and a thermally conductive core is in thermal communication with the conductive spreader. The ther ...


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Christopher L Bohler, Frank J Poradish, Claude E Tew: Solid state light source augmentation for SLM display systems. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Charles A Brill, Wade James Brady III, Frederick J Telecky Jr, June 4, 2002: US06398389 (31 worldwide citation)

In an SLM-type display system, a solid state light source can be used to augment a lamp light source in a least two different ways. First, a solid state source can be used to augment deficiencies in a particular spectral region. Typically, lamps are deficient in red, and a red solid state source wou ...


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Srinath K Aanegola, Mathew Sommers, Matthew Mrakovich, Christopher L Bohler, Michael McCoy: Parallel/series LED strip. GELcore, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, October 3, 2006: US07114841 (21 worldwide citation)

An LED light engine includes a flexible electrical cable and a plurality of LEDs. The flexible electrical cable includes first, second and third electrical conductors and an electrically insulating covering for the electrical conductors. The conductors are arranged substantially parallel with one an ...


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Matthew L Sommers, Christopher L Bohler: Optical wave guide. GELcore, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, November 22, 2005: US06966684 (19 worldwide citation)

A lighting apparatus (10) includes a wave guide (14) formed from a translucent material. The wave guide has a top surface (30), a bottom surface (32) that has a pre-defined curvature, and at least one side surface (34) that receives light (40) injected therein. A plurality of microstructures (36) is ...


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Christopher L Bohler, Louis Brunet: Remote dummy load. GELcore, Fay Sharpe, September 11, 2007: US07268674 (9 worldwide citation)

The inventive dummy load is mounted on the input power cables of a traffic signal while managing the heat load generated by either a resistive and/or capacitive load. Using the inventive dummy load, there is no thermal path back to the light emitting diode (LED) board. The inventive dummy load may b ...


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Christopher L Bohler: Laser pumped magnetometer. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Rene E Grossman, Richard L Donaldson, February 11, 1997: US05602475 (5 worldwide citation)

A single-mode semiconductor laser for optical pumping in H.sup.e and .sup.4 He and high-sensitivity magnetometers based upon these systems. A distributed Bragg reflection (DBR) or distributed feedback (DFB) single mode, preferably InGaAs laser diode (1) which obviates the need for optomechanical arr ...


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Christopher L Bohler, Boris Kolodin, Emil Radkov, Srinath K Aanegola, Stanton E Weaver Jr, James T Petroski, Zena Brown: LED-based light bulb. GE Lighting Solutions, Fay Sharpe, April 17, 2018: US09944519

A light source (10) comprises a light engine (16), a base (24), a power conversion circuit (30) and an enclosure (22). The light engine (16) comprises at least one LED (12) disposed on a platform (14). The platform (14) is adapted to directly mate with the base (24) which a standard incandescent bul ...


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Patrick Martineau, Eden Dubuc, Christopher L Bohler: Film insert molding (FIM) on a 3D shape. GE Lighting Solutions, Fay Sharpe, December 3, 2013: US08597009

Systems and methods are described for performing film insert molding (FIM) on a 3D shape, such as a traffic light shell or cover. A film is pre-generated for a surface to be covered by the film, and is inserted into a mold. A viscous material is then injected into the mold and the film bonds to the ...


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Scott David Wegner, Christopher L Bohler: Color control user interfaces. Cooper Technologies Company, King & Spalding, October 24, 2017: US09799125

A color control user interface can include a controller, a display area, and a three-dimensional shape generated by the controller and disposed in the display area. The three-dimensional shape can include a first axis that represents a first range of selections for a first color factor, a second axi ...