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Chul Hee Yoo, Young June Jeong, Young Sam Park, Seong Yeon Han, Ho Yeon Kim, Hun Joo Hahm, Hyung Suk Kim: White light emitting device and white light source module using the same. Samsung LED, Sughrue Mion PLLC, June 14, 2011: US07959312 (248 worldwide citation)

A white light emitting device including: a blue light emitting diode chip having a dominant wavelength of 443 to 455 nm; a red phosphor disposed around the blue light emitting diode chip, the red phosphor excited by the blue light emitting diode chip to emit red light; and a green phosphor disposed ...


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James Burr Anderson Jr, John Christopher Brown: Vehicle interior lighting systems using electroluminescent panels. Federal Mogul World Wide, Reising Ethington Barnes Kisselle P C, August 10, 2004: US06773129 (236 worldwide citation)

A vehicle interior component and lighting assembly that includes a vehicle interior component having a fabric disposed over a substrate or foam layer, or both. An electroluminescent panel is located between the fabric and substrate/foam layer and directs light from the panel through the fabric. In t ...


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Michelle Jillian Fuwausa, James L Thompson: Illumination devices for watches and other instruments. Luminary Logic, Gottlieb Rackman & Reisman P C, May 4, 2004: US06729738 (204 worldwide citation)

A UV emitter is incorporated into a variety of different illumination devices suitable for illuminating indicia associated with dials on watches, gauges and other instruments, as well as ornaments. The indicia is made of a material responsive to UV emissions to render the indicia visible. The device ...


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Ernie Wilson, Mitchell Whitesell, Sean Simmons: Luminous interior trim material. International Automotive Components Group North America, Grossman Tucker Perreault Pfleger PLLC, April 2, 2013: US08408766 (194 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to surfacing material which may emit radiation in response to exposure to a given light source. Such surfacing material may be polymeric based, and e.g., fiber based, and may be used in relatively low-light areas, including low-light areas as applied to vehicular applic ...


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George R Hulse: Illumination device for simulating neon or similar lighting in various colors. iLight Technologies, Stites & Harbison PLLC, David W Nagle Jr, Jeffrey A Haeberlin, September 4, 2007: US07264367 (194 worldwide citation)

An illumination device has a light source, a waveguide, and a light-transmitting medium. The light source emits light of a first color. The waveguide has both optical waveguide and light scattering properties. The light-transmitting medium is composed of a matrix of substantially translucent materia ...


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Gerhard Egerer, Michael Wagner, Andreas Abach: Luminous molded part, in particular a decorative part and/or trim part for a vehicle interior. Novem Car Interior Design, Workman Nydegger, September 13, 2011: US08016465 (193 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a molded part, in particular a decorative part and/or a trim part for a vehicle interior. According to the invention, the molded part comprises at least one excitation source for emitting electromagnetic waves and at least one luminescent material which is excitable or excit ...


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Roger Robertson, Mark Williams, Paul Eckels, Peter Weller, Danny Lambeth, Randy Pyrtle, Randy Backler: Phosphorous fluorescent light assembly excited by light emitting diodes. May 30, 2000: US06068383 (192 worldwide citation)

The present invention incorporates a series of light emitting diodes which transmit an ultra-violet region of the electromagnetic spectrum to a bed of phosphorous to provide a fluorescent light source.


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George R Hulse: Illumination device for simulating neon or similar lighting using phosphorescent dye. iLight Technologies, Stites & Harbison PLLC, David W Nagle Jr, Jeffrey A Haeberlin, September 4, 2007: US07264366 (191 worldwide citation)

An illumination device simulates neon lighting using a light source for emitting light of a predetermined first hue and a light-transmitting medium having a predetermined density of phosphorescent dye positioned adjacent to the light source. The phosphorescent dye will absorb light emitted by the li ...


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Pao Chen, Derek Pai, Brian Ng, Arne Stoschek: Motor vehicle. Volkswagen, Laurence A Greenberg, Werner H Stemer, Ralph E Locher, July 13, 2010: US07753541 (182 worldwide citation)

A motor vehicle has an exterior coating. A fluorescing and/or phosphorescing substance is added to the exterior coating or forms a part of the exterior coating. The fluorescing and/or phosphorescing substance serves to emit light, in particular red, green and/or blue light, in a visible range upon i ...


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Tim L Zhang, Jeffrey K Jeansonne: Lighting system for a keyboard. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, January 30, 2001: US06179432 (177 worldwide citation)

An illuminated keyboard that may be used for providing inputs to a computer. The keyboard includes a keyboard base pan and a plurality of input keys having keycaps that may be pressed by a user. An electroluminescent lamp, in the form a flat panel, is sandwiched between the keyboard base pan and the ...