Global Patent Index - EP 1004046 A1

EP 1004046 A1 2000-05-31 - PLANAR OPTICAL DEVICE CONNECTOR AND METHOD FOR MAKING SAME

Title (en)

PLANAR OPTICAL DEVICE CONNECTOR AND METHOD FOR MAKING SAME

Title (de)

PLANARER OPTISCHER VORRICHTUNGSSTECKER UND SEIN HERSTELLUNGSVERFAHREN

Title (fr)

CONNECTEUR POUR DISPOSITIF OPTIQUE PLAN ET PROCEDE DE FABRICATION

Publication

EP 1004046 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98935492 A

Priority

  • US 9813400 W
  • US 5397297 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9905552A1] A planar optical device connector (10) and a method for making the same is disclosed in which a connector body (12) contains an annulus (14) for receiving a planar optical device (16) and datums (18) to which the planar optical device (16) is actively aligned. After the planar optical device (16) has been aligned to the datums (18), it is secured to the annulus (14).

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

G02B 6/36

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G02B 6/36 (2006.01); G02B 6/30 (2006.01); G02B 6/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G02B 6/30 (2013.01); G02B 6/3885 (2013.01); G02B 6/3865 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IE IT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9905552 A1 19990204; AU 729723 B2 20010208; AU 8472998 A 19990216; CA 2296471 A1 19990204; CN 1265200 A 20000830; EP 1004046 A1 20000531; EP 1004046 A4 20010124; JP 2001511540 A 20010814; TW 430749 B 20010421

INPADOC legal status


2004-07-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031231

2004-01-02 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20031111

2001-01-24 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20001211

2001-01-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IE IT SE

2001-01-24 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7G 02B 6/30 A, 7G 02B 6/38 B

2000-05-31 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000223

2000-05-31 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IE IT SE