Osamu Yamanaka, Hiroshi Sugihara, Minoru Shibata, Shuichi Koyama, Masahiro Ono: Interior illuminating apparatus for vehicle. Toyoda Gosei, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, March 29, 2005: US06871986 (186 worldwide citation)

An interior illuminating apparatus for a vehicle includes an interior rear-view minor which is connected and fixed to an interior ceiling of the vehicle for observing the rear. An LED is provided in a vicinity of the interior rear-view mirror at a forward position in a traveling direction of the veh ...

Hiroshi Takahara: Illuminating apparatus, display panel, view finder, video display apparatus, and video camera mounting the elements. Matsushita Electric Industrial, RatnerPrestia, January 31, 2006: US06992718 (182 worldwide citation)

Light emitted from a white LED 15 is converted by a lens 11 into light having an excellent directionality. The light illuminates a display panel 863 from the direction of an angle θk. The display panel 863 is a polymer dispersed liquid crystal display panel in a normally white mode. The display pane ...

Takeshi Kojima: Surface illuminating apparatus. T Chatani &, Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, August 22, 1989: US04860171 (116 worldwide citation)

A surface illuminating apparatus in which a plurality of transparent plates of different spot patterns formed of a large number of fine spots painted or printed at one side are layered in the relation that spotted surfaces having the painted or printed spots are not opposite to each other, thereby f ...

Masato Doi: Method of forming wiring of light emitting device, substrate for mounting light emitting device, display, back light, illuminating apparatus and electronic appliance. Sony Corporation, K&L Gates, February 8, 2011: US07884543 (114 worldwide citation)

A method of forming a wiring of a light emitting device having an electrode on a light emission surface is disclosed. The method includes: forming the electrode nearly in a linear shape in which the width is narrower than the light emission surface; and forming a wiring that is connected to the elec ...

Koichi Toyoda: Spread illuminating apparatus. Minebea, Oliff & Berridge, June 24, 2003: US06582095 (111 worldwide citation)

In the spread illuminating apparatus in which the light emitted from the light emitting diode

Yoshiharu Tenmyo: Illuminating apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Cowan Liebowitz & Latman P C, December 13, 2005: US06974236 (110 worldwide citation)

This specification discloses an illuminating apparatus having a light source and an optical unit disposed forwardly on the object side of the light source, the optical unit being provided with an incidence surface on which light from the light source is incident, a light emergence surface provided w ...

Takeshi Kojima, Shinpei Ninomiya: Surface illuminating apparatus. T Chatani &, Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, December 27, 1994: US05377084 (95 worldwide citation)

A surface illuminating apparatus, which is provided with a transparent light guide plate 2, a reflecting plate 4 layered onto the rear surface of the light guide plate 2, and a light diffusion plate 6 layered onto the outer surface of plate 2. The light guide plate 2 and the reflecting plate 4 have ...

John V Mize: Illuminating apparatus and light emitting diode. Ledcorp, Scott M Oldham, Hahn Loeser &plus Parks, December 11, 2001: US06328456 (90 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to an LED lamp and method of using one or more lamps, and portable lighting products such as flashlights using such LED lamp(s). The LED lamp according to the invention provides uniformly distributed light that radiates spherically approximately 270° in all directio ...

Hiroyoshi Tanabe: Exposure system and illuminating apparatus used therein and method for exposing a resist film on a wafer. NEC Corporation, Young & Thompson, September 24, 1996: US05559583 (89 worldwide citation)

An exposure system includes at least an illuminating system for irradiating a linearly polarized illumination light on a mask with a predetermined pattern and a mounting system on which a wafer is placed, the wafer is provided thereon with a resist film, wherein further provision is made of an eleme ...

Thomas W Bosse: Electrophotocopier line scanning illuminator. Pitney Bowes, Lawrence E Sklar, William D Soltow Jr, Albert W Scribner, January 24, 1984: US04427286 (85 worldwide citation)

A line scanning, illuminating apparatus for use in an electrophotocopying machine. The apparatus includes a linear source of light, a hyperbolic reflector situated behind the linear light source, and a cylindrical lens located in front of the linear light source. The profile of the reflector is give ...