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David J Pristash, Jeffery R Parker: Thin panel illuminator. Lumitex, Renner Otto Boisselle & Sklar, April 2, 1991: US05005108 (289 worldwide citation)

Thin panel illuminator includes a solid transparent panel member having one or more deformed output regions which cause light entering the panel along an input edge thereof to be emitted along the length of the panel. Light may be transmitted to one or more panel input edges from one or more light s ...


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David J Pristash, Jeffery R Parker: Thin panel illuminator. Lumitex, Renner Otto Boisselle & Sklar, August 4, 1992: US05136480 (166 worldwide citation)

Thin panel illuminator includes a solid transparent panel member having one or more deformed output regions which cause light entering the panel along an input edge thereof to be emitted along the length of the panel. Light may be transmitted to one or more panel input edges from one or more light s ...


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Robert Wragg: Thin-panel illuminator for front-lit displays. Hughes Aircraft Company, G B Rosenberg, W H MacAllister, A W Karambelas, February 15, 1983: US04373282 (102 worldwide citation)

A device for illuminating a display surface. Light is introduced through an end surface of a transparent substrate having front and back plane parallel opposed surfaces and thereby directed into the interior of the substrate. The back surface is textured with a multiplicity of shallow depressions su ...


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Pristash David J, Pristash David J: Thin panel illuminator.. Lumitex, July 22, 1992: EP0495273-A1 (65 worldwide citation)

Thin panel illuminator includes a solid transparent panel member (2) having one or more deformed output regions (16) which cause light entering the panel along an input edge (4) thereof to be emitted along the length of the panel. Light may be transmitted to one or more panel input edges from one or ...


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J Howard Parsons: Method for fabricating thin panel illuminator. Hughes Aircraft Company, Joseph E Szabo, W H MacAllister, August 25, 1981: US04285889 (15 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating a thin-panel illuminator for uniform, high contrast lighting of large area graphic displays such as maps, photographs, charts, and the like. Light is introduced through one edge of a transparent substrate having front and back plane parallel opposed surfaces and thereby dire ...