• Banner 6
  • Banner 9
  • Banner 8
  • Banner 4
  • Banner 1
  • Banner 7
  • Banner 5
  • Banner 2
  • Banner 3

 

PATENT GRANTED TO “AUTO-DIMMER DEVICE”

 

SHAASTRA AUTOMATION LLP, under the STARTUP India scheme, at ABV-IIITM, Gwalior has been granted PATENT by Intellectual property of India, Government of India of its first product “AUTO-DIMMER DEVICE” on 11th July 2018. Our two IPG students Mr. Rohit Singhal and Mr. Prajwal Gupta worked on this project under the mentorship of Dr. Pankaj Srivastava, Associate Professor of Physics and the patronage of Prof. S G Deshmukh, Director of the Institute. The facilitation and help rendered by Prof. R Sahu, co-ordinator of start-up initiative is very much appreciated. The team achieved this patent in just 2.5 years of rigorous examination from patent Office. This is the first patent on any device in the history of ABV-IIITM, Gwalior.

This device aims to reduce road accidents at night. One of the major reason of high number of accidents in night is the blinding effect caused by flashing headlights of oncoming vehicles. The invention replaces the manual dipping system of vehicles with automatically dimming system. Here the dipper is replaced by an “Auto-Dimmer Device” which makes the headlight to dim automatically.