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Cyberlux Corporation Awarded U.S. Patent Claims for Multiple Lighting Technology Applications
Monday, May 05, 2008
Research Triangle Park, NC -- Cyberlux Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CYBL), a leading provider of LED lighting solutions, announced today that the U.S. Patent Office has recently awarded patent protection for 29 claims contained within two of the Company's patent filings that address the apparatus and methods for providing multi-mode solid-state lighting. These 29 claims provide the Company with patent protection that extends to its WatchDog and BrightEye family of tactical lighting products, as well as other future product releases.
"Cyberlux is a leader in innovation in the solid-state lighting field. The award of these 29 patent claims will not only provide patent protection for our important tactical lighting systems, but will also provide a development platform for future products," said Mark Schmidt, president and chief operating officer for Cyberlux. "The Company's ability to license, develop and patent innovative solid-state lighting technology is strategically important and supports our focus on near-term profitability and long-term growth."
The claims awarded by the U.S. Patent Office address a broad array of solid-state lighting devices that are comprised of an array of light emitting diodes (LEDs) with a corresponding control circuit that provides the system with power sensing, motion sensing and ambient light sensing for system control, along with a localized electrical energy source that powers the array of LEDs for illumination, along with a reflector positioned proximate to the array of LEDs for reflecting and optimizing the light output of the LEDs.
In addition, the awarded claims address the method of operating an LED light device that operates by sensing electrical power information, sensing mode of illumination information provided by a user via a user interface, sensing LED intensity information provided by the user via the user interface, directing an array of LEDs to operate in either a spot-light mode of illumination, a flood-light mode of illumination, or a combined mode of illumination based upon the sensed mode of illumination information, and displaying the information to the user via a user interface based upon the sensed battery electrical power information, the sensed mode of illumination information, and the sensed LED intensity information.
The 29 claims awarded under the two Cyberlux patent filings create an extensible intellectual property platform for current tactical lighting system production and future lighting system development.
About Cyberlux Corporation
Cyberlux Corporation (OTCBB: CYBL) has created breakthrough LED lighting technology that provides the most energy efficient and cost effective lighting solutions available today for consumer, commercial and military uses. The Military and Homeland Security products deliver unique, covert, and advanced visible lighting capability for threat detection, force and asset protection. Cyberlux uses solid-state semiconductors, trademarked as its diodal lighting elements, which consume 75% less energy than incandescent lighting elements and perform for over 20 years in contrast to 750 hours for conventional bulbs. For more information, please visit http://www.cyberlux.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements. Actual results could vary materially from those expected due to a variety of risk factors, including, but not limited to, the Company's ability to expand its financing concurrent with the Company's growth. The Company's business is subject to significant risks and uncertainties discussed more thoroughly in Cyberlux Corporation's SEC filings, including but not limited to, its report on Form 10-KSB for the year ended December 31, 2007. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements, which may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of occurrence of unanticipated events.
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