Craig Allen
Desaraju V Varaprasad, Mingtang Zhao, Craig Allen Dornan, Anoop Agrawal, Pierr Marc Allemand, Niall R Lynam: Exterior reflective mirror element for a vehicle rearview mirror assembly. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, November 27, 2008: US20080291522-A1

An exterior reflective mirror element suitable for a vehicle includes a transparent glass substrate having a reflector and a visual indicator display disposed to the rear of the substrate. The visual indicator display may be part of a blind spot detection and display system of the vehicle wherein th ...

Craig Allen
Desaraju V Varaprasad, Mingtang Zhao, Craig Allen Dornan, Anoop Agrawal, Pierr Marc Allemand, Niall R Lynam: Vehicular exterior mirror. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, April 24, 2008: US20080094685-A1

An exterior mirror suitable for use in a vehicular exterior rearview mirror assembly includes a reflective mirror element having a light transmitting substrate with a mirror reflector having a metallic reflective layer coated thereon. A visual indicator display is disposed to the rear of the light t ...

William H. Gates III
Philip A Eckhoff, William H Gates III, Peter L Hagelstein, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, Robert Langer, Eric C Leuthardt, Erez Lieberman, Nathan P Myhrvold, Michael Schnall Levin, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood JR: Awarding privileges to a vehicle based upon one or more fuel utilization characteristics. Searete a liability corporation of the State of Delaware, Iv Suiter Swantz PC Llo, November 4, 2010: US20100280885-A1

A device may include a determination module for determining at least one of a status indicative of combustible fuel utilization or a status indicative of electricity utilization for propelling a hybrid vehicle; and a transmitter coupled with the determination module for transmitting the at least one ...

Kenneth Schofield, Frank O&apos Brien, Robert L Bingle, Niall R Lynam: Video mirror systems incorporating an accessory module. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, February 10, 2004: US06690268 (775 worldwide citation)

A vehicular video mirror system includes an interior rearview mirror assembly and a video display assembly. The interior rearview mirror assembly includes a mirror casing incorporating a reflective element. The reflective element has a rearward field of view when the interior rearview mirror assembl ...

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 (679 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 ...

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 (657 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 ...

Robert R Turnbull, Robert C Knapp, John K Roberts: Illuminator assembly incorporating light emitting diodes. Gentex Corporation, Brian J Rees, September 8, 1998: US05803579 (633 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 ...

Elie Camhi: System for the security and auditing of persons and property. Natter & Natter, October 20, 1998: US05825283 (556 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for monitoring subjects is provided having location determining device which provides the location of the subject to a processor. The processor is configured to monitor location with respect to pre-defined safety or security related limits including geographical boundaries, and to alert ...

Brent J Bos, Kenneth Schofield: Vehicle imaging system with stereo imaging. Donnelly Corporation, VanDyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, May 28, 2002: US06396397 (550 worldwide citation)

A vehicular stereoscopic imaging system provides a calculation of a distance between one or more sensors on a vehicle and a light source or object in a target scene remote from the vehicle. The imaging system may be useful in a headlamp dimmer control system, such that the headlamps, are modulated b ...

Jonathan E DeLine, Niall R Lynam, Ralph A Spooner, Phillip A March: Interior rearview mirror sound processing system. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, July 16, 2002: US06420975 (504 worldwide citation)

A digital sound processor is provided to enhance the vocal to non-vocal noise ratio of the signal processed by a vehicle audio system such as a cellular telephone, emergency communication device, or other audio device. Optionally, an indicator is provided for use with the vehicular audio system in o ...

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