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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, John K Roberts: Illuminator assembly incorporating light emitting diodes. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, September 8, 1998: US05803579 (656 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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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, John K Roberts: Led assembly. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton Rees, October 17, 2000: US06132072 (500 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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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, Randall S Vaas, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, August 27, 2002: US06441943 (392 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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Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, Eric J Walstra: Rearview mirror with integrated microwave receiver. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, October 2, 2001: US06297781 (329 worldwide citation)

An inventive rearview mirror assembly is disclosed in which a microwave antenna is mounted so as to receive transmissions from one or more satellites through the front windshield of the vehicle. The microwave antenna may be tuned to receive satellite transmissions from a position identification syst ...


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John K Roberts, Joseph S Stam, Spencer D Reese, Robert R Turnbull: Semiconductor radiation emitter package. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, January 1, 2002: US06335548 (320 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 wit ...


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Robert R Turnbull: Automotive mirror with integrated Loran components. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, March 25, 2003: US06539306 (312 worldwide citation)

A vehicle includes a mirror assembly comprising components of a Loran positioning system. The mirror assembly may include an H-field antenna, receiver circuitry, a processor, memory, or a user interface. The Loran system communicates received data with various other vehicle systems over a data bus. ...


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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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William L Tonar, Jeffrey A Forgette, John S Anderson, David J Cammenga, Robert R Turnbull, Philip B Hall, Mark D Bugno, Alan R Watson: Electrochromic rearview mirror assembly incorporating a display/signal light. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, March 2, 2004: US06700692 (255 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment of the present invention, an electrochromic rearview mirror assembly for a vehicle includes an electrochromic mirror having a variable reflectivity, a glare sensor for sensing levels of light directed towards the front element from the rear of the vehicle, an ambient sens ...


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Mark D Bugno, Jon H Bechtel, Frederick T Bauer, Donald L Tapley, Timothy A Bonardi, Robert R Turnbull: Rearview mirror assembly with internally mounted compass sensor. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, October 31, 2000: US06140933 (231 worldwide citation)

A rearview mirror assembly is disclosed for use in a vehicle that includes a mirror housing, a mounting structure for pivotally mounting the mirror housing to the vehicle such that the mirror housing may be both vertically and horizontally tilted, a compass sensor disposed in the mirror housing and ...