US Patent No. 10,194,505

AUDIO BUS LIGHTING CONTROL


Patent No. 10,194,505
Issue Date January 29, 2019
Title Audio Bus Lighting Control
Inventorship Colombathanthrige Sanda Viraga Perera, Royal Oak, MI (US)
Assignee Harman International Industries, Incorporated, Stamford, CT (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,194,505

1. A method for lighting control by an audio bus lighting control device, the method comprising:receiving, by a lighting control device, audio bus data generated by a source in a vehicle, wherein receiving the audio bus data includes receiving at least one channel of an audio signal of the audio bus;
generating, by a controller of the lighting control device, a lighting control signal for at least one lighting element of the vehicle based on the audio bus data; and
controlling, by a switching unit of the lighting control device, operation of the at least one lighting element of the vehicle based on the lighting control signal.