US Patent No. 10,694,614

AUTOMATIC TARGETED ILLUMINATION BASED ON AGGREGATE ILLUMINATION FROM MULTIPLE LIGHT SOURCES


Patent No. 10,694,614
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Automatic Targeted Illumination Based On Aggregate Illumination From Multiple Light Sources
Inventorship Craig M. Trim, Ventura, CA (US)
Victor Povar, Vancouver (CA)
Sarbajit K. Rakshit, Kolkata (IN)
Ahmed Nassar, Pflugerville, TX (US)
Assignee INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, Armonk, NY (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,614

1. A computer-implemented method, comprising:calculating, by a computing device, an illumination level at a localized area of a defined physical location based on current illumination levels of a plurality of lighting devices within the defined physical location and locations of the plurality of lighting devices within the defined physical location;
generating, by the computing device, instructions to effect a change in one or more lighting devices of the plurality of lighting devices, wherein the change in the one or more lighting devices results in a desired level of brightness for the localized area; and
sending, by the computing device, the instructions to at least one controller of the one or more lighting devices.