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Pablo Benitez, Juan C Miñano, Fernando Muñoz: Compact folded-optics illumination lens. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Schiebelhut & Baggett, May 24, 2005: US06896381 (140 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing an apparatus and the apparatus being configured to convert a first distribution of an input radiation to a second distribution of output radiation. The method consists of the steps of generating a two-dimensional representation of at least three active optical surfaces of ...


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Juan C Mi overscore, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn Jr, Waqidi Falicoff: Optical device for repositioning and redistributing an LEDs light. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Schiebelhut & Baggett, April 4, 2006: US07021797 (133 worldwide citation)

An optical device is for spatially displacing the output of a light-emitting diode (LED) and coupling the output to a predominantly spherical emission pattern produced at a useftul height above the LED. The device is made of a transparent dielectric material, such as an injection-molded plastic. It ...


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Juan C Minano, Pablo Benitez, Juan C Gonzalez, Waqidi Falicoff, H J Caulfield: High efficiency non-imaging optics. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Law Offices of James D McFarland, October 28, 2003: US06639733 (130 worldwide citation)

A highly efficient optical device comprises two opposing active non-spherical optical surfaces defined by a two-dimensional representation that is symmetrically extended to provide a three-dimensional device. A focal area, spaced apart from the optical surface and non-contiguous therewith, is define ...


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Pablo Benitez, Juan C Minano, Fernando Munoz: Compact folded-optics illumination lens. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & McIvor, February 20, 2007: US07181378 (127 worldwide citation)

The present embodiments provide for apparatuses, and methods for manufacturing apparatuses to convert a first distribution of an input radiation to a second distribution of output radiation. The apparatus can be defined in some embodiments by generating a two-dimensional representation of three acti ...


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Pablo Benitez, Juan C Mi overscore, Fernando Mu overscore: Compact folded-optics illumination lens. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Juhnke Lebens & Mclvor, December 26, 2006: US07152985 (119 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing an apparatus and the apparatus being configured to convert a first distribution of an input radiation to a second distribution of output radiation. The method consists of the steps of generating a two-dimensional representation of at least three active optical surfaces of ...


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Julio C Chaves, Waqidi Falicoff, Juan C Miñano, Pablo Benitez, Oliver Dross, William A Parkyn Jr, Roberto Alvarez: Optical manifold for light-emitting diodes. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Drinker Biddle & Reath, October 23, 2007: US07286296 (113 worldwide citation)

An optical manifold for efficiently combining a plurality of LED outputs into a single, substantially homogeneous output, in a small, cost-effective package. The optical manifolds can be used to combine multiple LEDs of the same color and provide a high intensity output aperture with very high unifo ...


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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 C Minano, Waqidi Falicoff, Pablo Benitez, William A Parkyn, Julio Pinto Chaves, Yupin Sun: Asymmetric TIR lenses producing off-axis beams. Light Prescriptions Innovators, Thomas F Lebens, Sinsheimer Schiebelhut & Beggett, August 2, 2005: US06924943 (63 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an improvement of a total internal reflection lens whereby a tilted symmetry axis leads to a net deflection of the output beam away from the surface normal of the exit surface. Linear TIR lenses have a net deflection transverse to their focal strip. Circular TIR lens ...


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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 ...