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Joseph S Stam, Jon H Bechtel, Spencer D Reese, John K Roberts, William L Tonar, G Bruce Poe, Douglas J Newhouse: System for controlling exterior vehicle lights. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, July 1, 2003: US06587573 (362 worldwide citation)

A system and method of automatically controlling exterior vehicle lights includes an image sensor and a controller to generate control signals. The control signals are derived based on information obtained from the image sensor as well as other detected parameters pertaining to the detected light so ...


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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, Eric J Walstra, Alan R Watson, G Bruce Poe, John K Roberts, Wayne J Rumsey: Vehicle rearview mirror assembly incorporating a communication system. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, December 27, 2005: US06980092 (299 worldwide citation)

A vehicle communication and control system is provided that may be more readily installed in a vehicle and that utilizes minimal additional wiring. According to some of the disclosed embodiments, the electrical components of the “brick” of a communication and control system are integrated into a rea ...


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Joseph S Stam, Jon H Bechtel, Spencer D Reese, John K Roberts, William L Tonar, G Bruce Poe: Vehicle lamp control. Gentex Corporation, Randall S Vaas, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, August 26, 2003: US06611610 (236 worldwide citation)

A system and method of automatically controlling vehicle headlamps includes an image sensor and a controller to generate headlamp control signals.


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Joseph S Stam, Jon H Bechtel, Spencer D Reese, John K Roberts, William L Tonar, G Bruce Poe, Douglas J Newhouse: System for controlling exterior vehicle lights. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, James E Shultz Jr, August 9, 2005: US06928180 (196 worldwide citation)

A system and method of automatically controlling exterior vehicle lights includes an image sensor and a controller to generate control signals. The control signals are derived based on information obtained from the image sensor as well as other detected parameters pertaining to the detected light so ...


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Jon H Bechtel, Frederick T Bauer, Joseph S Stam, Robert C Knapp, Robert R Turnbull, David J Schmidt, G Bruce Poe, David L Plangger, Robert H Nixon, Eric R Fossum, Timothy E Steenwyk: Vehicle equipment control with semiconductor light sensors. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, June 1, 2004: US06742904 (190 worldwide citation)

Equipment on automotive vehicle is controlled by a system including at least one semiconductor light sensor having variable sensitivity to light. Each light sensor generates a light signal indicative of the intensity of light incident on the light sensor. Control logic varies the sensitivity of the ...


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Joseph S Stam, Jon H Bechtel, Spencer D Reese, John K Roberts, William L Tonar, G Bruce Poe, Douglas J Newhouse: System for controlling exterior vehicle lights. GENTEX Corporation, James E Shultz Jr, September 20, 2005: US06947576 (144 worldwide citation)

A system and method of automatically controlling exterior vehicle lights includes an image sensor and a controller to generate control signals. The control signals are derived based on information obtained from the image sensor as well as other detected parameters pertaining to the detected light so ...


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William L Tonar, John S Anderson, Jeffrey A Forgette, George A Neuman, Gary J Dozeman, David J Cammenga, Henry A Luten, G Bruce Poe, Nelson F Brummel, Lansen M Perron: Thin-film coatings, electro-optic elements and assemblies incorporating these elements. Gentex Corporation, Yakov Sidorin Esq, Quarles & Brady, June 29, 2010: US07746534 (132 worldwide citation)

Electro-optic elements are becoming commonplace in a number of vehicular and architectural applications. Various electro-optic element configurations provide variable transmittance and or variable reflectance for windows and mirrors. The present invention relates to various thin-film coatings, elect ...


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Joseph S Stam, Jon H Bechtel, Spencer D Reese, John K Roberts, William L Tonar, G Bruce Poe: Vehicle lamp control. GENTEX Corporation, James E Shultz Jr, September 20, 2005: US06947577 (132 worldwide citation)

A system and method of automatically controlling vehicle headlamps including an image sensor and a controller to generate headlamp control signals.


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William L Tonar, John S Anderson, Jeffrey A Forgette, George A Neuman, Gary J Dozeman, David J Cammenga, Henry A Luten, G Bruce Poe, Nelson F Brummel, Lansen M Perron: Thin-film coatings, electro-optic elements and assemblies incorporating these elements. Gentex Corporation, Quarles & Brady, March 30, 2010: US07688495 (131 worldwide citation)

Electro-optic elements are becoming commonplace in a number of vehicular and architectural applications. Various electro-optic element configurations provide variable transmittance and or variable reflectance for windows and mirrors. The present invention relates to various thin-film coatings, elect ...