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1. (WO2019067168) AUGMENTED REALITY-BASED PLY LAYUPS ON A COMPOSITE PART LAYUP TOOL



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INTERNATIONAL SEARCH REPORT (ISR)
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International application No. Applicant's or agent's file reference
PCT/US2018/049327 2017P13021WO
International filing date (day/month/year) (Earliest) Priority Date (day/month/year)
04 September 2018 26 September 2017
Applicant
SIEMENS PRODUCT LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE INC.
FOR FURTHER ACTION: See Form PCT/ISA/220 as well as, where applicable, item 5 below.
This international search report has been prepared by this International Searching Authority and is transmitted to the applicant according to Article 18. A copy is being transmitted to the International Bureau.
It is also accompanied by a copy of each prior art document cited in this report.
1. Basis of the report
a. With regard to the language, the international search was carried out on the basis of:
the international application in the language in which it was filed.
a translation of the international application into                                          which is the language of a translation furnished for the purposes of international search (Rules 12.3(a) and 23.1(b)).
b.
This international search report has been established taking into account the rectification of an obvious mistake authorized by or notified to this Authority under Rule 91 (Rule 43.6bis(a)).
c.
With regard to any nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence disclosed in the international application, the international search was carried out on the basis of a sequence listing:
2. Certain claims were found unsearchable
3. Unity of invention is lacking
4. Title of the invention
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established by this Authority to read as follows:
5. Abstract
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established, according to Rule 38.2, by this Authority as it appears in Box No. IV. The applicant may, within one month from the date of mailing of this international search report, submit comments to this Authority.
6. Drawings
a.
The figure of the drawings to be published with the abstract is Figure No.     3    
as suggested by the applicant.
as selected by this Authority, because the applicant failed to suggest a figure.
as selected by this Authority, because this figure better characterizes the invention.
b.
none of the figures is to be published with the abstract.

A. CLASSIFICATION OF SUBJECT MATTER

     G06F 17/50 (2006.01)i
According to International Patent Classification (IPC) or to both national classification and IPC

B. FIELDS SEARCHED

Minimum documentation searched (classification system followed by classification symbols):
     G05B; B33Y; G06F
Documentation searched other than minimum documentation to the extent that such documents are included in the fields searched:
Electronic data base consulted during the international search (name of data base and, where practicable, search terms used):
EPO-Internal, WPI Data

C. DOCUMENTS CONSIDERED TO BE RELEVANT

Category* Citation of document, with indication, where appropriate, of the relevant passages Relevant to claim No.
(1)
X
WO 2017009128 A1 (JETCAM INT S A R L [MC]) 19 January 2017 (2017-01-19)
1-15
abstract
page 1, lines 6-22
overview of the AR headset functionality;page 2, line 25 - page 6, line 27; figures 3a-d, 4 - 7
page 3, line 32 - page 4, line 2
page 8, lines 9-18 and page 9, lines 6-19: overlay graphics;figure 2
page 12, lines 11-18
page 13, lines 27-32
page 14, lines 6-18
page 17, lines 1-2
page 19, lines 23-25
page 20, lines 11-23
claims 1, 16, 17, 23, 25
the whole document
(2)
X
CAUDELL T P ET AL, "Augmented reality: an application of heads-up display technology to manual manufacturing processes", SYSTEM SCIENCES, 1992. PROCEEDINGS OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH HAWAII INTERNAT IONAL CONFERENCE ON KAUAI, HI, USA 7-10 JAN. 1, LOS ALAMITOS, CA, USA,IEEE COMPUT. SOC, US,Vol. ii, 07 January 1992 (1992-01-07), page 659-669,
XP010025955
ISBN: 9780818624209
1,4-7,10-12
A
abstract
2,3,8,9,13-15
HUD-set, augmented reality;page 660, left-hand column
p. 661 and Fig. 2: Composite layup operation
p. 662-663 and Fig. 4: industrial HUDset, CAD/CAM data download on the fly, head position sensing, projection of diagrams onto real-world view positions
p. 663-665, Fig. 5 headmounted PC system and Fig. 6 (bottom-left): composite cloth layup application
p. 668-669: Conclusions
Table 1: list of potential applications, including Kevlar duct layup and composite layup
the whole document
(3)
A
ROISIN MCCONNELL ET AL, "An interactive and immersive human-computer interface for rapid composite part production design", INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS. PROCEEDINGS. JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING MANUFACTURE.,Vol. 232, No. 13, 14 May 2017 (2017-05-14), page 1-16,
XP055529491
1-15
the entire document, in particular: the abstract; section 2.3 and Figures 1 (design framework), 3 ("Composite layup tool"); section 2.6 ("Virtual reality"), Fig. 8 (VR system); section 3.3 (assembly analysis using VR) and Figure 10.
(4)
A
SARA BLACK, "Laser projection: Envisioning more than templates", COMPOSITESWORLD,Vol. 1, No. 5, May 2015 (2015-05), page 48-57,
XP055529277
1-15
"Side story: Camera-based ply placement", page 50
"From ply placement to design verification", p. 50-52
(5)
A
FREEMAN CHRISTOPHER ET AL, "Location, location, location. An exercise in cost and waste reduction using Augmented Reality in composite layup manufacturing", 2015 IEEE VIRTUAL REALITY (VR), IEEE,23 March 2015 (2015-03-23), page 387-388,
XP033209067
1-15
the entire document, in particular: section 1, last paragraph; section 2, paragraphs 1, 4, 5; Figures 2 and 3
*
Special categories of cited documents:
"A"
document defining the general state of the art which is not considered to be of particular relevance
"E"
earlier application or patent but published on or after the international filing date
"L"
document which may throw doubts on priority claim(s) or which is cited to establish the publication date of another citation or other special reason (as specified)
"O"
document referring to an oral disclosure, use, exhibition or other means
"P"
document published prior to the international filing date but later than the priority date claimed
"T"
later document published after the international filing date or priority date and not in conflict with the application but cited to understand the principle or theory underlying the invention
"X"
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered novel or cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is taken alone
"Y"
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is combined with one or more other such documents, such combination being obvious to a person skilled in the art
"&"
document member of the same patent family

D. INFORMATION ON PATENT FAMILY MEMBERS

Patent document cited in search report Publication date
(day/month/year)
Patent family member(s) Publication date
(day/month/year)
WO 2017009128 A1
19 January 2017
GB 2540351 A
WO 2017009128 A1
18 January 2017
19 January 2017
Name and mailing address of the ISA/:
European Patent Office
P.B. 5818, Patentlaan 2, 2280 HV Rijswijk,
Netherlands
Telephone No. (+31-70)340-2040
Facsimile No. (+31-70)340-3016
Date of the actual completion of the international search:
05 December 2018
Date of mailing of the international search report:
13 December 2018
Authorized officer:
Alexe, Mihai
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