|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||52/1733; 52/200; 52/028; 52/DIG0017|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 8 인용 특허 : 20|
A solar light enclosure is provided with a light receiving top opening and a light emitting bottom opening. The enclosure also includes lateral light extraction panels for emitting light from the sides of the enclosure. The panels may incorporate lens structures, prisms, baffles and reflector elements to transmit light in selected lateral directions. The panels may be attached to the enclosure by hinges and be tiltable away from the enclosure to further enhance illumination toward selected side areas. The enclosure interior may include light control part...
1. A solar light receiving and distribution apparatus comprising:a housing defined by enclosure walls having light reflecting interior surfaces between a light receiving end and a light distributing end; each of said enclosure walls having a lower wall portion proximate said light distributing end; and, a light extracting panel positioned in at least one of said lower wall portions, said panel having guide means for directing light in predetermined directions outwardly from the side of said housing.