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EP4345399 - SOLAR RECEIVER FOR HIGH TEMPERATURE APPLICATIONS [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusThe application has been published
Status updated on  01.03.2024
Database last updated on 18.05.2024
Most recent event   Tooltip01.03.2024Publication in section I.1 EP Bulletinpublished on 03.04.2024  [2024/14]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
ETH Zurich
Rämistrasse 101
8092 Zürich / CH
[2024/14]
Inventor(s)01 / CASATI, Emiliano
8045 Zürich / CH
02 / STEINFELD, Aldo
5200 Brugg / CH
 [2024/14]
Representative(s)(deleted)
[2024/14]
Application number, filing date22198281.228.09.2022
[2024/14]
Filing languageEN
Procedural languageEN
PublicationType: A1 Application with search report 
No.:EP4345399
Date:03.04.2024
Language:EN
[2024/14]
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP22.02.2023
ClassificationIPC:F24S20/20, F24S80/50, F24S40/55
[2024/14]
CPC:
F24S20/20 (EP); F24S40/55 (EP); F24S80/50 (EP);
F24S90/00 (EP)
Designated contracting statesAL,   AT,   BE,   BG,   CH,   CY,   CZ,   DE,   DK,   EE,   ES,   FI,   FR,   GB,   GR,   HR,   HU,   IE,   IS,   IT,   LI,   LT,   LU,   LV,   MC,   MK,   MT,   NL,   NO,   PL,   PT,   RO,   RS,   SE,   SI,   SK,   SM,   TR [2024/14]
Extension statesBANot yet paid
MENot yet paid
Validation statesKHNot yet paid
MANot yet paid
MDNot yet paid
TNNot yet paid
TitleGerman:SOLAREMPFÄNGER FÜR HOCHTEMPERATURANWENDUNGEN[2024/14]
English:SOLAR RECEIVER FOR HIGH TEMPERATURE APPLICATIONS[2024/14]
French:RÉCEPTEUR SOLAIRE POUR APPLICATIONS À HAUTE TEMPÉRATURE[2024/14]
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