Patents by Inventor Elmar Schlereth

Elmar Schlereth 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).

  • Patent number: 9030444
    Abstract: The invention relates to a system for controlling and/or operating a medical device (30) associated with a display (20; 50) on which medical images (24) and/or control and/or operating elements (21, 22, 25) are displayed, wherein the system comprises: —a light pointer (10; 40) which projects a delimited light cursor (14; 44); —a light detection device which is associated with the display and comprises a sensor (23) for determining the presence and location of the light cursor (14; 44) projected by the light pointer (10; 40); and—a converter (26) which converts the captured presence and location information into control and/or operating commands for the medical device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2015
    Assignee: Brainlab AG
    Inventors: Rainer Birkenbach, Alexander Urban, Alexander Druse, Elmar Schlereth
  • Publication number: 20120235909
    Abstract: The invention relates to a system for controlling and/or operating a medical device (30) associated with a display (20; 50) on which medical images (24) and/or control and/or operating elements (21, 22, 25) are displayed, wherein the system comprises: —a light pointer (10; 40) which projects a delimited light cursor (14; 44); —a light detection device which is associated with the display and comprises a sensor (23) for determining the presence and location of the light cursor (14; 44) projected by the light pointer (10; 40); and—a converter (26) which converts the captured presence and location information into control and/or operating commands for the medical device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2010
    Publication date: September 20, 2012
    Inventors: Rainer Birkenbach, Alexander Urban, Alexander Druse, Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D435741
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2000
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2001
    Assignee: Kn{umlaut over (u)}rr-Mechanik f{umlaut over (u)}r die Elektronik Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventor: Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D374563
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 1994
    Date of Patent: October 15, 1996
    Assignee: Knurr-Mechanik fur die Elektronik Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Peter Simon, Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D388685
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 1996
    Date of Patent: January 6, 1998
    Assignee: Knurr-Mechanik fur die Elektronik Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventor: Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D857211
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Elmar Schlereth, Michael Voss, Katharina Krenz
  • Patent number: D858564
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Elmar Schlereth, Daniel Modrow, Markus Lausser, Katharina Mohs, Manuel Hoever, Patrick Hiepe, Xingxing Feng
  • Patent number: D867415
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: Brainlab AG
    Inventors: Stefan Hofberger, Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D884192
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Elmar Schlereth, Michael Voss, Katharina Krenz
  • Patent number: D886175
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Stefan Hofberger, Elmar Schlereth
  • Patent number: D887009
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Elmar Schlereth, Michael Voss, Katharina Krenz
  • Patent number: D887546
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Philippe Lennertz, Andrew Ayala, Elmar Schlereth, Elisah Pietersma
  • Patent number: D888251
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Elmar Schlereth, Michael Voss, Katharina Krenz
  • Patent number: D894374
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Philippe Lennertz, Andrew Ayala, Elmar Schlereth, Elisah Pietersma
  • Patent number: D894375
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: BRAINLAB AG
    Inventors: Philippe Lennertz, Andrew Ayala, Elmar Schlereth, Elisah Pietersma