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1. (WO2018138059) DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING AN ARRAY OF LIGHT SOURCES FOR INTERIOR LIGHTING OF A MOTOR VEHICLE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/138059    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2018/051478
Publication Date: Fri Aug 03 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Tue Jan 23 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: B60Q 3/76
B60Q 3/74
B60Q 3/80
H05B 33/08
B60Q 3/85
F21Y 113/00
F21Y 115/10
Applicants: VALEO VISION
Inventors: FAIVRE, Arnaud
GAYE, Birane
TASSY, Pierre-Louis
Title: DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING AN ARRAY OF LIGHT SOURCES FOR INTERIOR LIGHTING OF A MOTOR VEHICLE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT
Abstract:
The invention proposes a device for controlling an array of light sources of a luminous module for lighting the inside of a motor vehicle passenger compartment. The device comprises a central unit configured to receive an instruction to activate one of a plurality of predetermined lighting functions of the passenger compartment, functionally connected to a plurality of control devices, each being configured to control the activation of a group of light sources of the array. The central unit is configured to select a plurality of light sources of the array to be activated in order to perform said lighting function, and to transmit instructions to the control devices in order to control the activation of the selected light sources.