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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Keith J Vadas: Rearview vision system for vehicle including panoramic view. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 23, 1997: US05670935 (750 worldwide citation)

A rearview vision system for a vehicle includes at least one image capture device directed rearwardly with respect to the direction of travel of the vehicle. A display system displays an image synthesized from output of the image captive device. The display system is preferably contiguous with the f ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Keith J Vadas: Vehicle headlight control using imaging sensor. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, August 18, 1998: US05796094 (718 worldwide citation)

A vehicle headlamp control method and apparatus includes providing an imaging sensor that senses light in spatially separated regions of a field of view forward of the vehicle. Light levels sensed in individual regions of the field of view are evaluated in order to identify light sources of interest ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Keith J Vadas: Vision system for a vehicle including an image capture device and a display system having a long focal length. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, December 24, 2002: US06498620 (572 worldwide citation)

A rearview vision system for a vehicle includes at least one image capture device directed rearwardly with respect to the direction of travel of the vehicle. A display system displays an image synthesized from output of the image capture device. The display system is preferably contiguous with the f ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Keith J Vadas: Display enhancements for vehicle vision system. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, September 7, 1999: US05949331 (546 worldwide citation)

A vision system for a vehicle includes at least one image capture device which may be directed rearwardly with respect to the direction of travel of the vehicle. A display system displays an image synthesized from an output of the image capture device. The display system enhances the displayed image ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson, Keith J Vadas: Vehicle headlight control using imaging sensor. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, August 1, 2000: US06097023 (520 worldwide citation)

A vehicle headlamp control method and apparatus includes providing an imaging sensor that senses light in spatially separated regions of a field of view forward of the vehicle. Light levels sensed in individual regions of the field of view are evaluated in order to identify light sources of interest ...


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Kenneth Schofield, Richard J Gahan, Kenneth L Schierbeek, Mark L Larson: Single sensor adaptive drive circuit for rearview mirror system. Donnelly Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, March 9, 1993: US05193029 (487 worldwide citation)

An automatic rearview mirror system having a reflective element that is actuatable between at least two different reflective conditions by a control that discriminates between glare-causing and nonglare-causing light simultaneously sensed by a single light sensor. The control includes a processor th ...


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Mark L Larson, Niall R Lynam, Kenneth L Schierbeek: Display for automatic rearview mirror. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, June 25, 1996: US05530240 (468 worldwide citation)

A rearview mirror system for a vehicle having a reflective element with a reflective surface and a variable light transmission element includes an optical display device behind the reflective element in order to produce a visual display to the driver. A control is provided having a light sensor 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, Mark L Larson, Brent J Bos, Niall R Lynam: Rain sensor with fog discrimination. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, March 5, 2002: US06353392 (462 worldwide citation)

A vehicular rain sensor system for detecting precipitation on an exterior surface of a window includes an 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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Brent J Bos, Kenneth Schofield, Mark L Larson: Wide angle image capture system for vehicle. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, April 6, 2004: US06717610 (435 worldwide citation)

A wide-angle image capture system for providing a wide-angle field of view of an area immediately exteriorly of a vehicle. The system includes a convex aspheric, asymmetric reflective surface which reflects an image toward an image capture device, via a substantially flat mirrored surface, both of w ...