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1. WO2020115463 - A METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING THE FLOW OF EXHAUST FLUID TO A TURBOGENERATOR


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INTERNATIONAL SEARCH REPORT (ISR)
Part 1:  1  2  3  4  5  6          Part 2:  A  B  C  D  E 
International application No. Applicant's or agent's file reference
PCT/GB2019/053403 P201946.WO.01
International filing date (day/month/year) (Earliest) Priority Date (day/month/year)
02 December 2019 04 December 2018
Applicant
BOWMAN POWER GROUP LIMITED
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.     1    
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

     F01N 5/04 (2006.01)i; F02B 37/00 (2006.01)i; F02B 37/18 (2006.01)i; F02D 41/00 (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):
     F01N; F02B; F02D
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
US 2015330282 A1 (CUSWORTH STEPHEN [GB] ET AL) 19 November 2015 (2015-11-19)
1,10-19
Y
paragraphs [0058] - [0059], [0063] - [0071], [0088] - [0093]; figures 17,20
2-9
(2)
X
DE 102015219026 A1 (FORD GLOBAL TECH LLC [US]) 06 April 2017 (2017-04-06)
1,19
paragraphs [0013] - [0019], [0028], [0033]
(3)
X
JP S59141712 A (ISUZU MOTORS LTD) 14 August 1984 (1984-08-14)
1,19
paragraph [0001]
(4)
X
US 2016084173 A1 (HAUGHTON ANDREW [GB] ET AL) 24 March 2016 (2016-03-24)
1-19
Y
paragraphs [0011], [0023]
2-9
(5)
X
US 2018106186 A1 (BROOKS ALEXANDER NELSON [US] ET AL) 19 April 2018 (2018-04-19)
1-19
paragraphs [0045] - [0046], [0052] - [0054]
(6)
X
DE 102015210739 A1 (MTU FRIEDRICHSHAFEN GMBH [DE]) 15 December 2016 (2016-12-15)
1-19
paragraphs [0022], [0046]; figure 2
*
Special categories of cited documents:
"A"
document defining the general state of the art which is not considered to be of particular relevance
"D"
document cited by the applicant in the international application
"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)
US 2015330282 A1
19 November 2015
EP 2932058 A1
GB 2508866 A
JP 6457398 B2
JP 2015537161 A
JP 2019031976 A
US 2015330282 A1
WO 2014091235 A1
21 October 2015
18 June 2014
23 January 2019
24 December 2015
28 February 2019
19 November 2015
19 June 2014
DE 102015219026 A1
06 April 2017
NONE
JP S59141712 A
14 August 1984
JP H045804 B2
JP S59141712 A
03 February 1992
14 August 1984
US 2016084173 A1
24 March 2016
EP 2989307 A2
EP 3282106 A1
GB 2513432 A
GB 2513775 A
GB 2513776 A
GB 2513777 A
US 2016084173 A1
WO 2014174285 A2
02 March 2016
14 February 2018
29 October 2014
05 November 2014
05 November 2014
05 November 2014
24 March 2016
30 October 2014
US 2018106186 A1
19 April 2018
AU 2009300367 A1
CA 2739492 A1
CN 102224074 A
EP 2328772 A1
JP 2012503732 A
KR 20110063683 A
US 2010100300 A1
US 2012247122 A1
US 2014130508 A1
US 2016153349 A1
US 2018106186 A1
WO 2010039197 A1
08 April 2010
08 April 2010
19 October 2011
08 June 2011
09 February 2012
13 June 2011
22 April 2010
04 October 2012
15 May 2014
02 June 2016
19 April 2018
08 April 2010
DE 102015210739 A1
15 December 2016
NONE
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:
18 February 2020
Date of mailing of the international search report:
25 February 2020
Authorized officer:
Le Bihan, Thomas
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