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1. (WO2018178945) CONTROLLER, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR CONTROLLING LIGHTING ON A VEHICLE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/178945    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2018/052226
Publication Date: Fri Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Mar 31 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: B60Q 1/26
B60Q 3/80
Applicants: TATA MOTORS EUROPEAN TECHNICAL CENTRE PLC
TATA MOTORS LIMITED
Inventors: BEST, Robin
Title: CONTROLLER, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR CONTROLLING LIGHTING ON A VEHICLE
Abstract:
A vehicle system controller (10) comprising: means for determining that a door (12) of a vehicle (14) is not closed; means for determining a context (16) of the vehicle (14); means for determining a time period in dependence on the determined context (16) of the vehicle (14); means for determining that the door (12) of the vehicle (14) has been not closed for a period of time greater than the determined time period; and means for controlling lighting means (18) on the vehicle door (12) and/or in an aperture (20) corresponding to the vehicle door (12) in dependence on the determination that the door (12) of the vehicle (14) has been not closed for a period of time greater than the determined time period.