Global Patent Index - EP 1254415 A1

EP 1254415 A1 2002-11-06 - DEVICE, STORAGE MEDIUM AND A METHOD FOR DETECTING OBJECTS STRONGLY RESEMBLING A GIVEN OBJECT

Title (en)

DEVICE, STORAGE MEDIUM AND A METHOD FOR DETECTING OBJECTS STRONGLY RESEMBLING A GIVEN OBJECT

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG, SPEICHERMEDIUM UND VERFAHREN ZUM ERMITTELN VON OBJEKTEN MIT GROSSEN ÄHNLICHKEIT ZU EINEM VORGEGEBENEN OBJEKT

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF, SUPPORT D'INFORMATIONS ET PROCEDE POUR TROUVER DES OBJETS PRESENTANT UNE GRANDE SIMILITUDE PAR RAPPORT A UN OBJET PREDETERMINE

Publication

EP 1254415 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 01911439 A

Priority

  • EP 01911439 A
  • DE 0100518 W
  • EP 00102651 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1124187A1] The invention relates to methods by means of which the objects that resemble best a pattern object are selected from a plurality of objects in an efficient manner. The number of the objects to be considered is limited by means of efficiently calculated threshold values. According to the methods, search strategies use the values of the characteristics pertaining to the objects to be considered for an efficient search strategy.

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

G06F 17/30

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/30 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/30979 (2013.01); G06F 17/3025 (2013.01); G06F 17/30262 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0159609A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 1124187 A1 20010816; AU 4046101 A 20010820; EP 1254415 A1 20021106; JP 2003527684 A 20030916; US 2003109940 A1 20030612; WO 0159609 A1 20010816

INPADOC legal status


2008-02-20 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20070901

2003-03-12 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030128

2002-11-06 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020805

2002-11-06 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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

2002-11-06 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI