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Waqidi Falicoff, William A Parkyn Jr, Yupin Sun, Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez: Circumferentially emitting luminaires and lens-elements formed by transverse-axis profile-sweeps. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Schiebelhut & Baggett, February 28, 2006: US07006306 (87 worldwide citation)

The present embodiments provide methods and apparatuses for providing prescribed illumination. Some embodiments provide lenses that include a two-dimensional beam-forming lens-profile where the profile acts to deflect light rays from a light source into a relatively narrow output beam. A zone of hig ...


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Julio Cesar Chaves, Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn Jr, Waqidi Falicoff, Fernando Munoz, Yupin Sun: Optical device for LED-based lamp. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & Mclvor, Thomas F Lebens, February 12, 2008: US07329029 (73 worldwide citation)

An optical device for coupling the luminous output of a light-emitting diode (LED) to a predominantly spherical pattern comprises a transfer section that receives the LED's light within it and an ejector positioned adjacent the transfer section to receive light from the transfer section and spread t ...


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Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn Jr: Dichroic beam combiner utilizing blue LED with green phosphor. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, December 5, 2006: US07144121 (50 worldwide citation)

A white beam with high color-rendering index is formed by uniting a collimated red beam and a collimated blue-green beam, the latter having as its source a blue LED with a green phosphor. The white beam is formed by a prism with an amber low-pass dichroic filter. The prism cross-section can be eithe ...


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Pablo Benitez, Juan Carlos Minano, Jose Blen Flores, Maikel Hernandez, Ruben Mohedano Arroyo, Julio Cesar Chaves: Three-dimensional simultaneous multiple-surface method and free-form illumination-optics designed therefrom. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, December 2, 2008: US07460985 (44 worldwide citation)

The embodiments provide methods for use in designing and/or manufacturing optical systems. Some embodiments further provide for the optical systems generated utilizing the methods for use in designing and/or manufacturing. In some embodiments, a method simultaneously generates first and second sets ...


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Julio Cesar Chaves, Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn Jr, Waqidi Falicoff, Fernando Munoz, Yupin Sun, Oliver Dross, Roberto Alvarez: Optical device for LED-based lamp. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Drinker Biddle & Reath, December 13, 2011: US08075147 (40 worldwide citation)

An optical device for coupling the luminous output of a light-emitting diode (LED) to a predominantly spherical pattern comprises a transfer section that receives the LED's light within it and an ejector positioned adjacent the transfer section to receive light from the transfer section and spread t ...


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Juan Carlos Minano Dominguez, Pablo Benitez Gimenez: Device for concentrating or collimating radiant energy. Light Prescriptions Innovators Europe S L, Clark & Brody, January 9, 2007: US07160522 (40 worldwide citation)

This invention consists in a nonimaging device for concentration or collimation of radiation on a receiver or from an emitter (14), depending on the case. The device is made up of the lens (50), which surrounds the receiver and consists of the aspheric surface (21), and the lens (15), whose upper re ...


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Julio Cesar Chaves, Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn Jr, Waqidi Falicoff, Fernando Munoz, Yupin Sun: Optical device for LED-based lamp. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, July 13, 2010: US07753561 (24 worldwide citation)

An optical device for coupling the luminous output of a light-emitting diode (LED) to a predominantly spherical pattern comprises a transfer section that receives the LED's light within it and an ejector positioned adjacent the transfer section to receive light from the transfer section and spread t ...


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Pablo Benitez, Juan Carlos Minano, Julio Chaves, William A Parkyn, Oliver Dross, Roberto Alvarez, Waqidi Falicoff: Brightness-enhancing film. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, October 5, 2010: US07806547 (19 worldwide citation)

The present embodiments provide systems, backlights, films, apparatuses and methods of generating back lighting. Some embodiments provide backlights that include a cavity with at least one interior light source and diffusely reflecting wall of high reflectivity, a top surface with multiple intermitt ...


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Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, Waqidi Falicoff, Yupin Sun, William Parkyn, Roberto Alvarez: Etendue-squeezing illumination optics. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, May 27, 2008: US07377671 (8 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, an apparatus for use generating illumination is provided that comprises a reflective base, a first light source positioned proximate the reflective base, and a reimaging reflector positioned partially about the first light source, where a percentage of light emitted from the fir ...


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Juan Carlos Minano, Pablo Benitez, Maikel Hernandez, Jose Blen, Ruben Mohedano, Oliver Dross: Free-form lenticular optical elements and their application to condensers and headlamps. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Drinker Biddle & Reath, April 16, 2013: US08419232 (6 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide an illumination optical system. The optical system can include a first surface and a second surface. Each of the first and second surfaces can further comprises a multiplicity of corresponding Cartesian-oval lenticulations such that each lenticulation of the first surface fo ...