US Patent No. 10,694,604

LIGHTING CONTROLLER, LIGHTING SYSTEM AND CONFIGURATION METHOD


Patent No. 10,694,604
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Lighting Controller, Lighting System And Configuration Method
Inventorship Daniel Martin Goergen, Eindhoven (NL)
Song Heng Chua, Singapore (SG)
Ying Zhao, Eindhoven (NL)
Assignee SIGNIFY HOLDING B.V., Eindhoven (NL)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,604

1. A lighting system controller for controlling a networked lighting system comprising one or more lighting units, the lighting system controller arranged for:enabling addition, by a user, of a sensor as a new network node to the networked lighting system,
receiving sensor information from the sensor, and
providing wireless control signals to the one or more lighting units in dependence upon the received sensor information,wherein the lighting system controller is further arranged for:in response to addition of the sensor, temporarily switch from a normal operation mode to a high sensitivity mode for assisting the user in testing the sensor function,wherein in the high sensitivity mode the lighting system controller is arranged for increasing the frequency of the polling of the sensor such that there is an increased frequency of communications between the lighting system controller and the sensor compared to the frequency of communications in the normal operational mode.