Our patent titled “System And Method For Visible Light Communications With Multielement Transmitters And Receivers” is granted with the US patent # 10,027,412. In this patent, apparatuses, systems, and methods of communication using visible light communications (VLC) are provided. A system can include a VLC transmitter and a VLC receiver suitable for implementing a diversity combining technique. The
diversity combining technique can include equal gain combining, selective best combining, and maximal ratio combining. The VLC transmitter can be a multi-element diversity transmitter and can provide illumination as well as data transfer.