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Title:
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ADAPTIVE LOAD CONTROL
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2014/176274
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A method for adaptive load control by an electronic device is described. The method includes determining a wiring mode. The method also includes determining a frequency of a power source. The method further includes capturing a voltage waveform. The method additionally includes capturing a current waveform. The method also includes determining a load type of a load based on the voltage waveform and the current waveform. The method further includes determining a power factor based on the voltage waveform, the current waveform and the wiring mode. The method additionally includes operating the load based on the load type, the power factor and the frequency.

Inventors:
RUSSELL, James K. (11734 South Election Road, Suite 200Salt Lake City, Utah, 84020, US)
GOMEZ, Luis F. (11734 South Election Road, Suite 200Salt Lake City, Utah, 84020, US)
STEPHENSON, Michael (11734 South Election Road, Suite 200Salt Lake City, Utah, 84020, US)
SCHONLE, William Richard (11734 South Election Road, Suite 200Salt Lake City, Utah, 84020, US)
Application Number:
US2014/035026
Publication Date:
October 30, 2014
Filing Date:
April 22, 2014
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Assignee:
CONTROL4 CORPORATION (11734 South Election Road, Suite 200Salt Lake City, Utah, 84020, US)
International Classes:
H01H35/00; H01H83/00; H02H3/00
Foreign References:
US20130057247A12013-03-07
US20120286826A12012-11-15
US20130044395A12013-02-21
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
AUSTIN, Wesley L. (Austin Rapp & Hardman, 170 South Main Street Suite 73, Salt Lake City Utah, 84101, US)
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