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Title:
CONTROL METHOD FOR TINTABLE WINDOWS
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2018/112095
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A method of controlling tint of a tintable window to account for occupant comfort in a room of a building. The tintable window is between the interior and exterior of the building. The method predicts a tint level for the tintable window at a future time based on lighting received through the tintable window into the room at the future time and space type in the room. The method also provides instructions over a network to transition tint of the tintable window to the tint level.

Inventors:
ZEDLITZ JASON (US)
KLAWUHN ERICH R (US)
BROWN STEPHEN CLARK (US)
Application Number:
US2017/066198
Publication Date:
July 26, 2018
Filing Date:
December 13, 2017
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Assignee:
VIEW INC (US)
International Classes:
G02F1/163; E06B9/24; G05B15/02
Domestic Patent References:
WO2015171886A12015-11-12
WO2016054112A12016-04-07
WO2011020478A12011-02-24
Foreign References:
US20120239209A12012-09-20
US20130021659A12013-01-24
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
GRIFFITH, John F. et al. (Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP, P.O. Box 70250Oakland, California, 94612-2050, US)
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