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Robert H Nixon, Eric R Fossum, Jon H Bechtel: Photodiode light sensor. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, March 19, 2002: US06359274 (101 worldwide citation)

Light sensors having a wide dynamic range are used in a variety of applications. A wide dynamic range light sensor includes an exposed photodiode light transducer accumulating charge in proportion to light incident over an integration period. Sensor logic determines a light integration period prior ...


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Robert H Nixon, Eric R Fossum, Jon H Bechtel: Photodiode light sensor. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper Dewitt & Litton, January 7, 2003: US06504142 (76 worldwide citation)

Light sensors having a wide dynamic range are used in a variety of applications. A wide dynamic range light sensor includes an exposed photodiode light transducer accumulating charge in proportion to light incident over an integration period. Sensor logic determines a light integration period prior ...


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Kelvin L Baumann, John A VanderPloeg, David A Theiste, Thomas F Guarr, Henry A Luten, George A Neuman, John S Anderson: Electro-optic system configured to reduce a perceived color change. GENTEX CORPORATION, Price Heneveld, Bradley D Johnson, July 18, 2017: US09709869 (3 worldwide citation)

An electro-optic system is provided that includes a front element having first and second surfaces, a rear element including third and fourth surfaces, wherein the front and rear elements are sealably bonded together in a spaced-apart relationship to define a chamber, and an electro-optic medium con ...


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Schievelbusch Bernd: Device for detecting the asymmetric deflection of aircraft high lift surfaces. Liebherr Aerospace, March 22, 2006: EP1637453-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

An assembly checks the geometric alignment of leading edge and trailing edge lift devices e.g. slats and flaps on the wing of an aircraft. The assembly has a light source (6) at the wing tip linked by a fibre optic cable (5) to a photodiode light sensor (7) at the wing root. The signal received at t ...


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Thomas A Furness III, Brian T Schowengerdt, Ross D Melville, Nicholas E Walker, Bradley E Sparks: Method, apparatus, and article to facilitate evaluation of objects using electromagnetic energy. Visulant, Seed IP Law Group, April 18, 2017: US09625371

Spectral information may be employed in process control and/or quality control of goods and articles. Spectral information may be employed in process control and/or quality control of media, for example financial instruments, identity documents, legal documents, medical documents, financial transact ...


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Barry K Nelson, Jon H Bechtel, Daniel G McMillan, Spencer D Reese: Light sensor having partially opaque optic. GENTEX CORPORATION, Price Heneveld, Bradley D Johnson, January 16, 2018: US09870753

A rearview assembly for a vehicle is provided that includes: a housing configured for mounting to the vehicle; a rearview element disposed in the housing that displays images of a scene exterior of the vehicle; a light sensor assembly disposed in the housing; and a controller for receiving the elect ...


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Barry K Nelson, Jon H Bechtel, Daniel G McMillan, Spencer D Reese: Light sensor. GENTEX CORPORATION, Price Heneveld, Bradley D Johnson, May 1, 2018: US09961746

A light sensor is provided that includes an exposed light transducer for accumulating charge in proportion to light incident thereon over an integration period; and a light-to-pulse circuit in communication with the exposed light transducer, the light-to-pulse circuit operative to output a pulse hav ...


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Ian N Stanton, Terry T Yoshizumi, Michael J Therien: Linear-response nanocrystal scintillators and methods of using the same. Duke University, Talem IP Law, April 11, 2017: US09618632

Systems and devices incorporating radiation detection, and techniques and materials for improved radiation detection are provided that involve a nano-scintillator exhibiting a linear luminescent emission response to stimulating electromagnetic radiation. The nano-scintillator can include at least on ...


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Adel O Sayegh, Gerald Becker, Edgardo Redublo, Daniel Hwang, Sung Jong Kim: Public view monitor with tamper deterrent and security. USS Technologies, Milord A Keshishian, November 28, 2017: US09832431

The present invention provides a device, comprising one or more embedded tamper deterrent and security systems that trigger an alarm if the device is tampered.


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Seng Tat Ng, Xin Jiang, Hwee Siong Chong: Baby monitoring mat based on fiber optic sensor. Ospicon Company, February 21, 2017: US09572517

A Baby Monitoring Mat is provided having a top mesh layer, a bottom mesh layer, two flexible sheets, and an optical cable. The optical cable can be routed between the top mesh layer and the bottom mesh layer. The flexible sheets are also between the top mesh layer and the bottom mesh layer forming a ...