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Title: Methods and systems for micro machines

Abstract

A micro machine may be in or less than the micrometer domain. The micro machine may include a micro actuator and a micro shaft coupled to the micro actuator. The micro shaft is operable to be driven by the micro actuator. A tool is coupled to the micro shaft and is operable to perform work in response to at least motion of the micro shaft.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-CA), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1735117
Patent Number(s):
10734924
Application Number:
15/911,916
Assignee:
MicroZeus, LLC (Dallas, TX)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F16 - ENGINEERING ELEMENTS AND UNITS F16C - SHAFTS
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B81 - MICROSTRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGY B81B - MICROSTRUCTURAL DEVICES OR SYSTEMS, e.g. MICROMECHANICAL DEVICES
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 03/05/2018
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Stalford, Harold L. Methods and systems for micro machines. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Stalford, Harold L. Methods and systems for micro machines. United States.
Stalford, Harold L. Tue . "Methods and systems for micro machines". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1735117.
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