US Patent No. 10,178,739

ASSIGNING CONTROLLABLE LUMINAIRE DEVICES TO CONTROL GROUPS


Patent No. 10,178,739
Issue Date January 08, 2019
Title Assigning Controllable Luminaire Devices To Control Groups
Inventorship Karl Jonsson, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (US)
Assignee Zumtobel Lighting Inc., Highland, NY (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,178,739

1. A method for automatically assigning a controllable luminaire device to a control group for commonly controlling controllable luminaire devices assigned to the control group, the method comprising:determining a sensor value from a sensor unit assigned to the controllable luminaire device, and
assigning the controllable luminaire device to the control group based on the sensor value,
wherein the sensor value relates to a group of sensor value types, comprising:
a movement value,
an orientation value with respect to the geomagnetic poles,
an acceleration value, and
an ambient air pressure value.