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John K Roberts, Frederick T Bauer, Joseph S Stam, Timothy A Bonardi, William L Tonar, Robert R Turnbull: Indicators and illuminators using a semiconductor radiation emitter package. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, James E Shultz Jr, March 11, 2008: US07342707 (126 worldwide citation)

A vehicle lamp assembly includes a housing and an LED lamp carried in the housing. A signal mirror includes a mirror and an LED lamp. The LED lamp includes a heat extraction member.


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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 (126 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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Harlan J Byker, David J Cammenga, John K Roberts: Electrochromic structures. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, July 15, 2003: US06594065 (122 worldwide citation)

Electrochromic structures, such as windows and panels, are provided wherein privacy and changes in the color of an electrochromic medium incorporated in the structures may be either enhanced or hidden when viewed from a predetermined direction, as for example, when viewed from the outside of a build ...


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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, February 5, 2008: US07327226 (121 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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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, John K Roberts: Led assembly. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, February 25, 2003: US06523976 (116 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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Kazuhiko Nishijima, Timothy A Bonardi, John K Roberts, Kenton Van Klompenberg: Mirror assembly with multi-color illumination. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, James E Shultz Jr, October 25, 2005: US06958495 (103 worldwide citation)

Rearview mirror assemblies are provided that incorporate a plurality of added features. In at least one embodiment, at least two devices are incorporated into a rearview mirror selected from a group comprising an interior illumination assembly, an illuminated operator interface and an information di ...


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Harold C Ockerse, John K Roberts: Moisture sensor utilizing stereo imaging with an image sensor. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, September 9, 2003: US06617564 (102 worldwide citation)

A moisture sensing system of the present invention includes first and second sensor arrays, at least one optical system operative to image the same portion of the surface onto both of the sensor arrays, and a processing system in communication with the sensor arrays and operative to analyze images f ...


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Bradley L Busscher, Bradley L Northman, Kenton J Ypma, Randall J Beute, John K Roberts, Wayne M Jordan, Edward L DeNave, Daniel J Bostwick, Randall S Braun, Gregory A Bosch, Timothy A Bonardi: Rearview mirror constructed for efficient assembly. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, November 8, 2005: US06963438 (93 worldwide citation)

A mirror assembly includes a housing, an angularly adjustable power pack, wires for supplying power and mirror angle control, an electrochromic mirror subassembly including a heater, and a turn signal device. The components include individual connectors that plug into a multi-prong connector on the ...


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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, January 21, 2003: US06509832 (78 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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John K Roberts, Joseph S Stam, Spencer D Reese, Robert R Turnbull: Method of making a semiconductor radiation emitter package. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, December 7, 2004: US06828170 (78 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 wi ...