Patents by Inventor Annika GOEHRING

Annika GOEHRING has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220142459
    Abstract: An endoscope including: an elongated shaft and an optical system disposed in the shaft. The optical system includes at least one prism. The prism is mounted in a prism holder. The prism holder having first and second stops for aligning the prism in at least first and second directions, respectively. Wherein the first stop forms a planar stop surface against which a first planar surface of the prism rests, and the second stop forms a linear stop contour against which a second planar surface of the prism rests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2020
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: OLYMPUS WINTER & IBE GMBH
    Inventors: Martin WIETERS, Annika GOEHRING
  • Publication number: 20220053997
    Abstract: A video endoscope including: an elongated shaft having an inner shaft tube and an outer shaft tube; and an electrical connecting element extending in a longitudinal direction of the shaft between the inner shaft tube and the outer shaft tube. Wherein the electrical connecting element is configured as a flexible printed circuit board with at least one conducting path which is routed substantially parallel to a longitudinal axis of the shaft, and the electrical connecting element is routed at an angle with respect to the longitudinal axis of the shaft at at least one location of the shaft.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2021
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Applicant: OLYMPUS WINTER & IBE GMBH
    Inventors: Martin WIETERS, Annika GOEHRING
  • Patent number: 10481384
    Abstract: An endoscope having a viewing direction aligned obliquely with respect to a longitudinal axis, the endoscope including: a shaft with a cladding tube and a fiber tube arranged therein; an object lens arranged in the shaft; and a prism module arranged in the shaft for deflecting the beam path, wherein the prism module is arranged eccentrically with respect to the object lens.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: OLYMPUS WINTER & IBE GMBH
    Inventors: Martin Wieters, Regina Orzekowsky-Schroeder, Annika Goehring
  • Publication number: 20180024348
    Abstract: An endoscope having a viewing direction aligned obliquely with respect to a longitudinal axis, the endoscope including: a shaft with a cladding tube and a fiber tube arranged therein; an object lens arranged in the shaft; and a prism module arranged in the shaft for deflecting the beam path, wherein the prism module is arranged eccentrically with respect to the object lens.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2016
    Publication date: January 25, 2018
    Applicant: OLYMPUS WINTER & IBE GMBH
    Inventors: Martin WIETERS, Regina ORZEKOWSKY-SCHROEDER, Annika GOEHRING