US 11,656,483 B2
Electronics assembly for use in electronic contact lens
Donald Arthur Ice, Milpitas, CA (US); and Benjamin Lyle Hackett, Saratoga, CA (US)
Assigned to Tectus Corporation, Saratoga, CA (US)
Filed by Tectus Corporation, Saratoga, CA (US)
Filed on Jan. 6, 2022, as Appl. No. 17/570,307.
Application 17/570,307 is a continuation of application No. 16/554,399, filed on Aug. 28, 2019, granted, now 11,237,410.
Prior Publication US 2022/0128842 A1, Apr. 28, 2022
Int. Cl. G02C 11/00 (2006.01); G02C 7/04 (2006.01); H05K 1/18 (2006.01); H05K 1/02 (2006.01); A61F 2/16 (2006.01)
CPC G02C 11/10 (2013.01) [A61F 2/1627 (2013.01); G02C 7/049 (2013.01); H05K 1/0281 (2013.01); H05K 1/181 (2013.01); H05K 1/189 (2013.01); H05K 1/186 (2013.01); H05K 2201/1003 (2013.01); H05K 2201/10151 (2013.01)] 34 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An electronic contact lens comprising a contact lens that contains:
a plurality of electrical components; and
a flexible circuit board bent into a three-dimensional shape that fits inside the electronic contact lens, the three-dimensional shape including a core portion and at least two flat tabs that extend radially from the core portion; wherein some of the electrical components are mounted on the flat tabs, and at least one of the flat tabs includes a cutout to permit the electrical component mounted on the flat tab to protrude through the flat tab.