Global patent index - EP 1000337 A1

EP 1000337 A1 2000-05-17 - COMPLIANCE MEASUREMENT DEVICE

Title (en)

COMPLIANCE MEASUREMENT DEVICE

Title (de)

DEFORMIERBARKEITSMESSVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF SERVANT A MESURER LA SOUPLESSE D'UN MATERIAU

Publication

EP 1000337 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98936497 A

Priority

  • GB 9802209 W
  • GB 9716046 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9906815A1] A compliance measurement device having a plurality of platens (2, 3) mounted for relative movement to receive and compress a material of interest therebetween. A drive means (4, 5, 12) is provided for moving one or more of the platens (3) to apply a predetermined compressional force on the inserted material as is a means for recording changes in one or more of the external dimensions of the material under the compressional force.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G01N 3/42

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 5/00 (2006.01); G01N 3/42 (2006.01); G01N 3/00 (2006.01); G01N 3/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 3/42 (2013.01); G01N 2203/0089 (2013.01); G01N 2203/0682 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9906815A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9906815 A1 19990211; EP 1000337 A1 20000517; GB 2340948 A 20000301; GB 9716046 D0 19971001; GB 9929419 D0 20000209; JP 2001512235 A 20010821

INPADOC legal status

2002-08-14 [18R] REFUSED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18R

- Effective date: 20020209

2001-11-14 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17Q

- Effective date: 20010928

2000-05-17 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 19991216

2000-05-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE