Royalty Report: Transportation, Automotive, Scientific & Technical Instruments – Collection: 2232

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Category: Technology Licenses, Created On: 2022-04-28, Record Count: 12

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Category: Technology Licenses
Created On: 2022-04-28
Record Count: 12

Primary Industries

  • Transportation
  • Automotive
  • Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Construction
  • Test/Monitoring
  • Optical
  • Chemicals

IPSCIO Report Record List

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IPSCIO Record ID: 2232

License Grant
The Licensor grants a worldwide exclusive license under the Licensed Patents and/or Know-How to make, use, Sell or otherwise dispose of Royalty Product(s).
License Property
Licensed Patents refer to a solar position sensor for multi-zone automatic climate control.

Invention means the method and/or apparatus which (i) was discovered by an individual, (ii) pertains to a sensor which can determine the solar flux as well as the elevation and azimuth of the sun relative to the sensor, and (iii) consists of a plurality of light sensors with a light mask located above the light sensors and which may also contain a diffuser located between the light mask and the light sensors.  Invention further includes any methods, processes, electrical circuits, devices, apparatuses, designs, equipment, and/or structures for such a system or for use in connection therewith.

IPSCIO Record ID: 2117

License Grant
The Licensor grants the Company a worldwide exclusive license under the Licensed Patents and/or Know-How to make, use, Sell or otherwise dispose of Royalty Product(s).

The exclusive license granted herein includes the right to sublicense.

License Property
'Invention' means the method and/or apparatus which (i) was discovered by Hegyi, (ii) pertains to a sensor comprising one or more photodiodes (or their equivalent) overlayed by tower(s) having a hollow vertical tube above each photodiode, wherein the interior surface of each tube has a controlled surface roughness in order to increase the amount of light radiation transmitted from one end of the tube to the other.  Invention further includes any methods, processes, electrical circuits, devices, apparatuses, designs, equipment, and/or structures for such a system or for use in connection therewith.

Quadrant Sensor is for four zone climate control.

IPSCIO Record ID: 2233

License Grant
The Licensor granted a worldwide exclusive license under the Licensed Patents and/or Know-How to make, use, sell or otherwise dispose of Royalty Product(s).
License Property
Licensed Patents refer to a system consisting of, without limitation, a light detector and a diffuser which has an overall spectral response like that of the human eye that may be used to control the headlights of vehicles, e.g., a type of twilight sensor, and has developed designs and related know-how to sense ambient light levels.  

In September 1996, the Company commenced shipping its twilight sensor to GM.  The Company's twilight sensor signals the vehicle's headlight system to switch from low intensity to full intensity in twilight conditions and was developed for use in Daytime Running Lamp ('DRL') program. Invention means the method and apparatus which (i) was discovered by an individual, (ii) pertains to a diffuser with a characteristic spectral response which controls the spectrum of radiation that is incident on a photodetector, and (iii) the electrical signal from the photodetector is characteristic of the response of the human eye to light. Invention further includes any methods, processes, electrical circuits, devices, apparatuses, designs, equipment, and/or structures for such a system or for use in connection therewith.

Field of Use
The rights granted apply to use in the Daytime Running Lamp program.

IPSCIO Record ID: 2234

License Grant
The Licensor granted a worldwide exclusive license, under the Licensed Patents and/or Know-How to make, have made, use, sell or otherwise dispose of Royalty Product(s).
License Property
The Licensed Patents and/or know-how refer a system that is useful for sensing the heating effects of solar radiation in automobiles.
Field of Use
Licensee is willing to acquire an exclusive worldwide license to commercialize such Invention.

Invention means the method and apparatus which (i) was discovered by an individual, (ii) pertains to a diffuser and a light modulator which controls the amount of radiation incident on a photodetector and (iii) relates to a system with a position dependent response to radiant energy.  Invention further includes any methods, processes, electrical circuits, devices, apparatuses, designs, equipment, and/or structures for such a system or for use in connection therewith.

IPSCIO Record ID: 1545

License Grant
The Company was granted a worldwide exclusive license to a sensor capable of detecting the presence of (a) water droplets on exterior glass or other transparent or translucent surfaces due to rain or other forms of precipitation (all hereinafter referred to as 'Rain'), and/or (b) water droplets on glass or other transparent or translucent surfaces due to condensed moisture (hereinafter referred to as 'Fog'), and/or (c) smoke particles.

The exclusive license granted herein includes the right to sublicense.

License Property
The device consists of modulated light sources, a light sensor which receives light scattered from the water droplets, condensed moisture, and/or smoke particles and which may also have a phase sensitive detector connected to the light sensor, the output of which is sensitive to water droplets, condensed moisture and/or smoke particles. Invention further includes any methods, processes, electrical circuits, devices, apparatuses, designs, equipment, and/or structures for such a system or for use in connection therewith.

Rain Sensor and Fog Sensor – The window fog sensor optically detects condensation or frost on front and/or rear windows and sends a signal to adjust the defroster before such condensation or frost is detectable by the human eye.  By eliminating frost and condensation before it has a chance to accumulate, the driver's visibility remains unimpaired.

IPSCIO Record ID: 4038

License Grant
The Licensor grants to Licensee an exclusive license to make, have made, use and sell Licensed Products, with the right to sublicense.
License Property
“Patent Rights” means the United States patent applications identified below and any patent now issued or here­after issuing on any such patent applications, as well as continuations, divisions, continuations-in-part to the extent the claims are directed to subject matter specifically described in US Patents 6,399,939 and 7,075,424. Patent refers to invention(s) entitled Sensor Array System and System for Damage Location Using a Single Channel Continuous Acoustic Emission Sensor.
Field of Use
“Field” or “Field of Use” means the structural health monitoring of bridges and railroads application of the Subject Technology.

IPSCIO Record ID: 29193

License Grant
Licensor hereby grants Licensee a non-exclusive right and license to use (a) all of the Technical Information, if any furnished by Licensor pursuant to this Agreement, and (b) any invention claimed in (i) any of the unexpired patents now or hereafter listed on Schedule A attached hereto or (ii) unexpired patents which issue from pending patent applications now or hereafter listed in Schedule A, and any continuations, continuations-in-part, divisions, reissues, reexaminations, or extensions thereof, and all foreign counterparts thereof to make, have made, and to lease, sell, or otherwise dispose of Licensed Products in the Licensed Territory. Notwithstanding anything contained herein or in Schedule A hereto to the contrary, no rights or licenses shall be granted hereunder with respect to any new particle (other than Licensor's current polyiodide crystal) now or hereafter under development or invented by or for Licensor or comprising part of the activatable material of a Light Valve emulsion or film sold or for sale by any other licensee of Licensor.
License Property
Licensor has been engaged in research and development in the application of physicochemical concepts to Light Valves and Licensed Products.

United States Patents
4,877,313 Robert L. Saxe et al 'Light Polarizing Materials and Suspensions Thereof' 10/31/89 2/10/09
5,093,041 Joseph A. Check, III et al 'Light-Polarizing Material Based on Ethylene-diamine Polyacetic Acid Derivatives' 3/03/92 7/30/10
5,111,331 Paul Rosenberg 'Electro-Optical Light Modulator' 5/05/92 7/5/09
5,279,773 Robert L. Saxe 'Light Valve Incorporating A Suspension Stabilized With A Block Polymer' 1/18/94 3/23/12
5,325,220 Robert L. Saxe 'Light Valve With Low Emissivity Coating As Electrode' 6/28/94 3/9/13
5,463,491 Joseph A. Check III 'Light Valve Employing a Film Comprising An Encapsulated Liquid Suspension And Method of Making Such Film' 10/31/95 11/6/12
5,463,492 Joseph A. Check III 'Light Modulating Film of Improved Clarity For A Light Valve' 10/31/95 11/6/12
5,461,506 Joseph A. Check III et al 'Light Valve Suspensions Containing A Trimellitate Or Trimesate And Light Valves Containing The Same' 10/24/95 5/11/13
5,467,217 Joseph A. Check III et al 'Light Valve Suspensions and Films Containing UV Absorbers and Light Valves Containing The Same' 11/14/95 5/11/13
5,516,463 Joseph A. Check III et al 'Method of Making Light Polarizing Particles' 05/14/96 07/08/14
5,650,872 Robert L. Saxe et al 'Light Valve Containing Ultrafine Particles' 07/22/97 12/08/14
5,728,251 Joseph A. Check, III 'Light Modulating Film of Improved UV Stability For a Light Valve' 03/17/98 09/27/15
5,764,402 Jean-Francois Thomas; Pierre Vezin Optical Cell Control System 06/09/98 04/24/15
5,838,482 Daniel Decroupet; Pierre Laroche Optical Cell 11/17/98 05/16/15
5,691,849 Rene Ledroit; Jean-Francois Thomas; Andre Hecq Rear-View Assembly for a Vehicle and an Adaptor Therefo 11/25/97 11/25/14
6,114,405 Huifang Zhuang et al Ultraviolet Radiation-Curable Light-Modulating Film for a Light Valve, and Method of Making Same 09/05/00 10/09/17
6,156,239 Robert L. Saxe et al Light Polarizing Material, Liquid Suspensions and Films Thereof, and Light Valve Incorporating Same 12/05/00 02/26/19
6,271,956B1 Robert L. Saxe et al Method and Materials for Enhancing the Adhesion of SPD Films and Light Valves Comprising Same 08/07/01 03/02/20
6,301,040 Srinivasan Chakrapani et al SPD Films Having Improved Properties and Light Valves Comprising Same 10/09/01 05/24/20
6,334,967B1 Robert L. Saxe et al Light Polarizing Particles of Improved Particle Size Distribution 01/01/02 12/21/20 (See also listing for PCT/US99/15508)
6,416,827 Srinivasan Chakrapani et al SPD Films and Light Valves Comprising Same 07/09/02 10/27/20
6,429,961B1 Joseph M. Harary et al Methods for Retrofitting Windows With Switchable and Non-Switchable Window Enhancements and Retrofitted Windows Produced Thereby 08/06/02 10/03/20
6,517,746 Robert L. Saxe et al. Polyhalide Particles and Light Valves Comprising Same 02/11/03 01/05/21
6,522,446 Robert L. Saxe Anisometrically Shaped Metal Particles, Liquid Suspensions and Films Thereof And Light Valves Comprising Same 02/18/03 04/25/21
6,529,312B1 Robert L. Saxe Anisometrically Shaped Carbon and/or Graphite Particles, Liquid Suspensions and Films Thereof And Light Valves Comprising Same 03/04/03 06/07/19 [See also U.S. Patent No. 6,987,602 filed December 27, 2002, a continuation-in-part of this patent
6,606,185B2 Robert L. Saxe SPD Films and Light Valves Comprising Liquid Suspensions of Heat-Reflective Particles of Mixed Metal Oxides and Methods of Making Such Particles 08/12/03 12/08/14
6,804,040 Albert P. Malvino, et al Method and Device for Controlling Voltage Provided to a Suspended Particle Device 10/12/04 02/13/23
6,897,997 Albert P. Malvino Method and Device for Controlling Voltage Provided to a Suspended Particle Device 05/24/05 02/13/23 (continuation-in-part of 6,804,040) Srinivasan Chakrapani et al
6,900,923 'Siloxane Matrix Polymers and SPD Light Valve Films Incorporating Same' 05/31/05 06/18/23 Robert L. Saxe, et al
6,936,193 'SPD Light Valve Film Incorporating New Suspending Media,and Light Valve Incorporating Same' 08/30/05 04/14/23
6,987,602 B2 Robert L. Saxe, et al Anisometrically Shaped Carbon and/or Graphite Particles, Liquid Suspensions and Films Thereof And Light Valves Comprising Same 01/17/06 06/07/19 (continuation-in-part of patent 6,529,312B1)
7,361,252 Steven M. Slovak, et al 'Methods for Laminating Films for SPD Light Valves and SPD Light Valves Incorporating Such Laminated Films' (claims priority from 60/562,329) 04/22/08 10/26/25
7,417,785 Albert P. Malvino 'Methods and Circuits for Distributing Power to SPD Loads' 08/26/08 01/18/25

Field of Use
'Licensed Product' means only a Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product incorporating a Light Valve.

The term 'Licensed Product' shall not include Light Valves used or intended for use in any product other than as specifically defined herein, such as but not limited to, other window products not specifically defined herein, such as, but not limited to, Light Valve Architectural Window Products, window products for vehicles not specifically included in the definition of Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product, and non-window products such as but not limited to displays, eyewear, sunvisors, toys, mirrors or filters for scientific instruments, lamps or contrast enhancement of displays. The term 'display' means any device for displaying letters, numbers, images or other indicia or patterns. Nothing contained herein shall permit LICENSEE to sell, lease, or otherwise dispose of a Light Valve which is not incorporated or intended to be incorporated as described above into a Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product.

'Light Valve' means a variable light transmission device comprising a cell including cell walls, containing or adapted to contain an activatable material, described hereinafter, such that a change in the optical characteristics of the activatable material affects the characteristics of light absorbed by, transmitted through and/or reflected from the cell; means incorporated in or on the cell, or separate therefrom for applying an electric or magnetic field to the activatable material within the cell; and coatings (including, but not limited to, electrodes), spacers, seals, electrical and/or electronic components, and other elements incorporated in or on or combined with the cell. The activatable material, which the cell contains or is adapted to contain, includes in it solid suspended particles, which when subjected to a suitable electric or magnetic field, orient to produce a change in the optical characteristics of the device, and may be in the form of a liquid suspension, gel, film or other material.

'Light Valve Architectural Window Product' means a Light Valve used or intended for use solely as a window integrally incorporated in, or attached as a fixture to the external structure or internal structure of any building, whether permanent or temporary, and whether above or below ground.

'Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product' means a Light Valve used or intended for use as a window (including sunroofs, windshields, and side and rear window panes which are an integral part of the internal or external structure) integrally incorporated in a military or civilian transportation vehicle. The term 'Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product' shall not include a Light Valve used or intended for use as a sunvisor, but may include Light Valves which are used or intended for use in a military or civilian transportation vehicle as, or as part of, or are laminated to, or the surface area of which is primarily attached to, a window, sunroof or windshield. The term 'transportation vehicle' shall mean passenger cars, recreational vehicles, trucks, mobile cranes, buses, heavy trucks and trains, but shall not include other types of vehicles such as aircraft, boats, spacecraft and space stations.

The worldwide License provides for a royalty payable to the Licensor on sales of Licensed products, including SPD-Smart(tm) automotive glass products utilizing the Licensor's patented light-control technology, including smart sunroofs, roof glass systems, and windows.

IPSCIO Record ID: 1960

License Grant
The Licensor hereby grants the Korean Licensee an exclusive right in Korea until December 31, 2004 in all of the countries of the world, and with respect to Licensed Products which are Light Valve Automotive Vehicle Rear-View Mirror Products or Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Sun Visor Products, to make, lease, use and sell Licensed Products which are manufactured and sold by HGI in Korea and used or intended for use solely as Light Valve Automotive Vehicle Rear-View Mirror Products and Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Sun Visor Products, provided that such Light Valve Automotive Vehicle Rear-View Mirror Products and Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Sun Visor Products are used only as original equipment on automotive vehicles manufactured in Korea.
License Property
Light valve architectural window products–application of physicochemical concepts to Light Valve Film involving a suspended particle device technology for the control of light–variable density optical device.

United States Patents 4,113,362; 4,131,334; 4,164,365; 4,270,841; 4,273,422; 4,407,565; 4,422,963; 4,772,103; 4,877,313; 5,002,701; 5,093,041; 5,111,331; 5,130,057; 5,279,773; 5,325,220; 5,461,506; 5,463,491; 5,463,492; 5,467,217; 5,516,463.

Field of Use
The rights granted apply to the vehicle industry.

IPSCIO Record ID: 1805

License Grant
The Licensee desires to purchase the assets of Licensor under the terms of the Purchase Agreement relating to Sensor/Accelerometer Devices.
License Property
'SENSOR/ACCELEROMETER DEVICES' shall mean and refer to a bulk micro-machined transducer to measure acceleration.
Field of Use
'FIELD OF THIS AGREEMENT' shall mean and refer to sale of Sensor/Accelerometer Devices.

IPSCIO Record ID: 2798

License Grant
The Licensor hereby grants the Licensee a non-exclusive right and license to use (a) all of the Technical Information, if any, furnished by the Licensor pursuant to this Agreement, and any invention claimed in any of the unexpired patents now or hereafter listed hereto or unexpired patents which issue from pending patent applications now or hereafter listed and any continuations, continuations- in-part, divisions, reissues, reexaminations, or extensions thereof to make, have made, and to lease, sell, or otherwise dispose of Licensed Products in the Licensed all countries of the world except North and South Korea.
License Property
The Licensor has been engaged in research and development in the application of physicochemical concepts to Light Valves and Licensed Products and of methods and apparatus relating to products incorporating such concepts.

“Licensed Product” means a Light Valve Architectural Window Product incorporating a Light Valve.

The term “Licensed Product” shall not include Light Valves used or intended for use in any product other than as specifically defined herein, such as but not limited to, other window products not specifically defined herein, such as windows for transportation vehicles, including, but not limited to passenger cars, recreational vehicles, trucks, mobile cranes, trains, monorails. aircraft, boats, vans, sport utility vehicles, space craft and space-stations, and non-window products such as but not limited to displays, eyewear, sun visors, toys, mirrors or filters for scientific instruments, lamps or contrast enhancement of displays.

The term “display” means any device for displaying letters, numbers, images or other indicia or patterns.  Nothing contained herein shall permit the Licensee to sell, lease, or otherwise dispose of a Light Valve which is not combined or intended to be combined as described above into a Light Valve Architectural Window Product.

'Light Valve' means a variable light transmission device comprising a cell including cell walls, containing or adapted to contain an activatable material, described hereinafter, such that a change in the optical characteristics of the activatable material affects the characteristics of light absorbed by, transmitted through and/or reflected from the cell; means incorporated in or on the cell, or separate therefrom for applying an electric or magnetic field to the activatable material within the cell; and coatings, (including, but not limited to, electrodes), spacers, seals, electrical and/or electronic components, and other elements incorporated in or on the cell.  The activatable material, which the cell contains or is adapted to contain, includes in it solid suspended particles, which when subjected to a suitable electric or magnetic field, orient to produce a change in the optical characteristics of the device, and may be in the form a liquid suspension, gel, film or other material.

United States Patents 4,877,313; 5,002,701; 5,093,041; 5,111,331; 5,130,057; 5,279,773; 5,325,220; 5,461,506; 5,463,492; 5,467,217; 5,516,463; 5,650,872; 5,691,849; 5,728,251; 5,764,402; 5,838,482; 6,114,405; 6,156,239; 6,271,956B1; 6,301,040; 6,334,967B1; 6,416,827; 6,429,961B1; 6,517,746; 6,522,446; 6,529,312B

IPSCIO Record ID: 243482

License Grant
The University grants an exclusive license under the Exclusive Technology to make, have made, import, have imported, use, lease, sell and offer for sale, have sold and otherwise commercialize and exploit Licensed Products, and to practice any method, process, or procedure within the Exclusive Technology, in the Licensed Territory.
License Property
Licensed Product means any product, the manufacture or sale of which is within a Valid Claim within the Licensed Patents in the country of manufacture or sale.

United States Patent 5,244,636 Imaging fiber optic array sensors, apparatus, and methods for concurrently detecting multiple analytes of interest in a fluid sample

Field of Use
The patents have an application for detection of multiple analytes of interest concurrently.

IPSCIO Record ID: 29364

License Grant
Licensor hereby grants Licensee a non-exclusive right and license to use (a) all of the Technical Information, if any, furnished by Licensor pursuant to this Agreement, and (b) any invention claimed in (i) any of the unexpired patents or (ii) unexpired patents which issue from pending patent applications, and any continuations, continuations-in-part, divisions, reissues, reexaminations, or extensions thereof to make, have made, and to lease, sell, or otherwise dispose of Licensed Products in the Licensed Territory. No rights or licenses shall be granted hereunder with respect to any new particle (other than Licensor's current polyiodide crystal) now or hereafter under development or invented by or for Licensor or comprising part of the activatable material of a Light Valve emulsion or film sold or for sale by any other licensee of Licensor.
License Property
Licensor has been engaged in research and development in the application of physicochemical concepts to Light Valves and Licensed Products (both as hereinafter defined) and of methods and apparatus relating to products incorporating such concepts; and is possessed of and can convey information and know-how for such products and rights to manufacture, use and sell such products.

'Licensed Product' means a Light Valve Aircraft Product and a Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product incorporating a Light Valve.

'Light Valve' means a variable light transmission device comprising a cell including cell walls, containing or adapted to contain an activatable material, described hereinafter, such that a change in the optical characteristics of the activatable material affects the characteristics of light absorbed by, transmitted through and/or reflected from the cell; means incorporated in or on the cell, or separate therefrom for applying an electric or magnetic field to the activatable material within the cell; and coatings (including, but not limited to, electrodes), spacers, seals, electrical and/or electronic components, and other elements incorporated in or on or combined with the cell.  The  activatable material, which the cell contains or is adapted to contain, includes in it solid suspended particles, which when subjected to a suitable electric or magnetic field, orient to produce a change in the optical characteristics of the device, and may be in the form of a liquid suspension, gel, film or other material.

'Light Valve Aircraft Product' means a Light Valve used or intended for use solely as an interior window, sun visor, shade, partition or cabin divider, integrally incorporated in, or attached as a fixture to the external structure or internal structure of an airplane, helicopter, or jet aircraft.

'Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product' means a Light Valve used or intended for use solely as a sun visor or window (including sunroofs and window panes which are an integral part of the internal or external structure) integrally incorporated in a Transportation Vehicle, or a shade for such window.

The term 'Light Valve Transportation Vehicle Window Product' may include Light Valves which are used or intended for use in a non-military transportation vehicle as, or as part of, or are laminated to, or whose surface area is primarily attached to, as a window, sunroof windshield, sun visor a partition or cabin divider.

The term 'Transportation Vehicle' shall mean busses and trains (including light rail trains and monorails), recreational vehicles, trucks, mobile cranes, and construction vehicles, but shall exclude passenger cars, sport utility vehicles, vans, boats or other watercraft, aircraft, space craft and space-stations and other types of vehicles not specifically enumerated above.

The term 'display' means any device for displaying letters, numbers, images or other indicia or patterns.  Nothing contained herein shall permit Licensee to sell, lease, or otherwise dispose of a Light Valve which is not incorporated or intended to be incorporated as described above into a Licensed Product.

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