Global Patent Index - EP 1040398 A2

EP 1040398 A2 2000-10-04 - DIGITALLY CONTROLLED ILLUMINATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS

Title (en)

DIGITALLY CONTROLLED ILLUMINATION METHODS AND SYSTEMS

Title (de)

DIGITAL GESTEUERTE BELEUCHTUNGSSYSTEME UND -VERFAHREN

Title (fr)

SYSTEMES ET PROCEDES D'ECLAIRAGE A COMMANDE NUMERIQUE

Publication

EP 1040398 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98964035 A

Priority

  • US 9826853 W
  • US 7128197 P
  • US 6879297 P
  • US 7886198 P
  • US 7928598 P
  • US 9092098 P
  • US 21354898 A
  • US 9817702 W
  • US 21562498 A
  • US 21353798 A
  • US 21360798 A
  • US 21318998 A
  • US 21358198 A
  • US 21365998 A
  • US 21354098 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: CA2314163A1] Provided herein are methods and systems for illumination. The methods and systems may include LED systems associated with a processor. Various environments and applications of processor-controlled LED systems are provided, including kinetic illumination, precision illumination, a smart light bulb, a lighting entertainment system, a power/data protocol, a data delivery track, lighting components and sensor/feedback applications.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G05D 1/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H05B 37/02 (2006.01); F21V 19/00 (2006.01); G05D 1/00 (2006.01); G08B 23/00 (2006.01); G09G 3/32 (2006.01); H01L 33/12 (2010.01); H01L 33/58 (2010.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

CA 2314163 A1 19990624; CA 2314163 C 20080923; EP 1040398 A2 20001004; JP 2004511878 A 20040415; JP 2008034385 A 20080214; JP 2009200046 A 20090903; JP 2011175976 A 20110908; JP 2014187041 A 20141002; JP 2015149302 A 20150820; JP 4451899 B2 20100414; JP 4718008 B2 20110706; JP 5081181 B2 20121121; JP 5775953 B2 20150909; JP 5864881 B2 20160217; JP 5963287 B2 20160803

INPADOC legal status


2017-07-19 [INTG] ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENTION TO GRANT

- Effective date: 20170622

2017-05-31 [INTC] FORMER COMMUNICATION OF INTENTION TO GRANT CANCELLED

2017-01-18 [INTG] ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTENTION TO GRANT

- Effective date: 20161223

2017-01-18 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: BLACKWELL, MICHAEL, K.

2017-01-18 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: LYS, IHOR, A.

2017-01-18 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MORGAN, FREDERICK, MARSHALL

2017-01-18 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MUELLER, GEORGE, G.

2015-10-28 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: PHILIPS LIGHTING NORTH AMERICA CORPORATION

2008-10-15 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: PHILIPS SOLID-STATE LIGHTING SOLUTIONS, INC.

2004-04-28 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040312

2001-01-24 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MUELLER, GEORGE, G.

2001-01-24 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: LYS, IHOR, A.

2001-01-24 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MORGAN, FREDERICK, MARSHALL

2001-01-24 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: BLACKWELL, MICHAEL, K.

2000-10-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000711

2000-10-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE