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1. (WO2009063217) MICROPROBE, MEASUREMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/2009/063217    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2008/003846
Publication Date: 22.05.2009 International Filing Date: 17.11.2008
IPC:
G01B 7/00 (2006.01), B23Q 17/20 (2006.01), G01B 7/012 (2006.01), G01Q 20/04 (2010.01), G01Q 70/08 (2010.01)
Applicants: THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR INNOVATION, UNIVERSITIES & SKILLS [GB/GB]; 1 Victoria Street, London SW1 0ET (GB) (For All Designated States Except US).
LEACH, Richard [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
HUGHES, Ben [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
WILSON, Alan [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only)
Inventors: LEACH, Richard; (GB).
HUGHES, Ben; (GB).
WILSON, Alan; (GB)
Agent: EXELL, Jonathan; WILLIAMS POWELL, Staple Court, 11 Staple Inn Buildings, London WC1V 7QH (GB)
Priority Data:
GB0722477.7 15.11.2007 GB
Title (EN) MICROPROBE, MEASUREMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD
(FR) MICROSONDE, SYSTÈME DE MESURE ET PROCÉDÉ
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A microprobe, measurement system and method are disclosed. The microprobe includes a probe tip mounted at a meeting point of a plurality of flexures. The probe tip is moveable upon flexing of one or more of the flexures, each flexure further comprising one or more actuators controllable to flex the flexure and one or more sensors arran ed to sense flexin of the flexure.
(FR)L'invention concerne une microsonde, un système de mesure et un procédé. La microsonde comprend une pointe de sonde montée au niveau d'un point de rencontre d'une pluralité de joints flexibles. La pointe de sonde peut se déplacer lors de la flexion de l'un ou de plusieurs des joints flexibles, chaque joint flexible comprenant en outre un ou plusieurs organes de commande pouvant être commandés pour fléchir le joint flexible et un ou plusieurs capteurs disposés de manière à détecter la flexion du joint flexible.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KN, KP, KR, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RS, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)