Global patent index - EP 1060384 A1

EP 1060384 A1 2000-12-20 - BROAD RANGE LIGHT DETECTION SYSTEM

Title (en)

BROAD RANGE LIGHT DETECTION SYSTEM

Title (de)

Breitbandiges Lichtdetektionssytem

Title (fr)

SYSTEME DE PHOTODETECTION A LARGE PORTEE

Publication

EP 1060384 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99908291 A

Priority

  • US 9903678 W
  • US 7541498 P
  • US 8225398 P
  • US 6247298 A
  • US 10095198 P
  • US 16053398 A
  • US 9823095 W
  • US 9901656 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9942817A1] A broad-range light-detection system. In some embodiments, the system includes apparatus and methods for detecting light with high accuracy over a broad range of intensities. In other embodiments, the system includes apparatus and methods for automatically scaling the detection range to improve detection based on the intensity of the detected light. In yet other embodiments, the system includes apparatus and methods for detecting light with increased speed, particularly in applications involving analysis of successive samples.

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

G01N 21/64; G01N 21/66

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 21/64 (2006.01); B01L 9/00 (2006.01); G01N 21/66 (2006.01); G01N 21/76 (2006.01); C40B 60/14 (2006.01); G01N 35/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 21/6452 (2013.01); B82Y 15/00 (2013.01); G01N 21/6445 (2013.01); G01N 21/76 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00315 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00317 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00605 (2013.01); B01J 2219/0061 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00612 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00621 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00626 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00644 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00659 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00686 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00691 (2013.01); B01J 2219/00707 (2013.01); B01L 9/523 (2013.01); C40B 60/14 (2013.01); G01N 35/028 (2013.01); G01N 2021/6471 (2013.01); G01N 2021/6484 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9942817A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9942817 A1 19990826; AU 2775899 A 19990906; EP 1060384 A1 20001220; JP 2003526767 A 20030909

INPADOC legal status

2003-03-26 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20020301

2000-12-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000919

2000-12-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

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