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Patent 1986061140: Prosthetic Electrode Array (1986 - 1997)

From
12 August 1986
To
10 April 1997
Website
http://pericles.ipaustralia.gov.au/ols/auspat/applicationDetails.do?applicationNo=1986061140

Summary

The patent for the invention Prosthetic Electrode Array (application number 1986061140) was granted on 14 July 1989. The Australian Patent Office awarded the patent in respect of the provisional application (made on 19 August 1985) by The University of Melbourne with the inventors named as Graeme Clark and Karl-Heinz Burkhard. The effective date of the patent was recorded as 12 August 1986. The complete application was made on 2 December 1988 by Maxwell Norman Ferguson, Acting Vice-Principal, on behalf of the university. The patent ceased on 10 April 1997 (publication date).

Timeline

 1979 - 1995 1979046563: Electrode for Human Cochlea
       1980 - 1998 1980059812: Speech Processor
             1981 - 1997 1981078481: Speech Processor
                   1983 - 1997 1983018194: Hearing Prosthesis
                         1985 - 2002 1985041500: Electrotactile Vocoder
                               1986 - 1997 1986061140: Prosthetic Electrode Array
                                     1994 - 2012 1994070647: Cochlear Implant Devices
                                           1995 - 2012 1995036460: Multiple Pulse Stimulation
                                                 2000 - 2012 2000068111: Improved Sound Processor for Cochlear Implants
                                                       2000 - 2020 2001011164: Emphasis of Short-Duration Transient Speech Features
                                                             2001 - 2015 2001265692: Sound Processor for a Cochlear Implant
                                                                   2003 - 2015 2003229378: Generation of Electrical Stimuli for Application to a Cochlea

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