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1. WO2021007039 - WAVEGUIDE INTEGRATION WITH OPTICAL COUPLING STRUCTURES ON LIGHT DETECTION DEVICE


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INTERNATIONAL SEARCH REPORT (ISR)
Part 1:  1  2  3  4  5  6          Part 2:  A  B  C  D  E 
International application No. Applicant's or agent's file reference
PCT/US2020/039552 IP-1825-PCT
International filing date (day/month/year) (Earliest) Priority Date (day/month/year)
25 June 2020 08 July 2019
Applicant
ILLUMINA, INC.
FOR FURTHER ACTION: See Form PCT/ISA/220 as well as, where applicable, item 5 below.
This international search report has been prepared by this International Searching Authority and is transmitted to the applicant according to Article 18. A copy is being transmitted to the International Bureau.
It is also accompanied by a copy of each prior art document cited in this report.
1. Basis of the report
a. With regard to the language, the international search was carried out on the basis of:
the international application in the language in which it was filed.
a translation of the international application into                                          which is the language of a translation furnished for the purposes of international search (Rules 12.3(a) and 23.1(b)).
b.
This international search report has been established taking into account the rectification of an obvious mistake authorized by or notified to this Authority under Rule 91 (Rule 43.6bis(a)).
c.
With regard to any nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence disclosed in the international application, the international search was carried out on the basis of a sequence listing filed or furnished:
2. Certain claims were found unsearchable
3. Unity of invention is lacking
4. Title of the invention
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established by this Authority to read as follows:
5. Abstract
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established, according to Rule 38.2, by this Authority as it appears in Box No. IV. The applicant may, within one month from the date of mailing of this international search report, submit comments to this Authority.
6. Drawings
a.
The figure of the drawings to be published with the abstract is Figure No.     9    
as suggested by the applicant.
as selected by this Authority, because the applicant failed to suggest a figure.
as selected by this Authority, because this figure better characterizes the invention.
b.
none of the figures is to be published with the abstract.

A. CLASSIFICATION OF SUBJECT MATTER

     G01N 27/447 (2006.01)i; G01N 27/414 (2006.01)i; G01N 21/64 (2006.01)i; H01L 21/82 (2006.01)i; H01L 27/146 (2006.01)i
According to International Patent Classification (IPC) or to both national classification and IPC

B. FIELDS SEARCHED

Minimum documentation searched (classification system followed by classification symbols):
Documentation searched other than minimum documentation to the extent that such documents are included in the fields searched:
Korean utility models and applications for utility models
Japanese utility models and applications for utility models
Electronic data base consulted during the international search (name of data base and, where practicable, search terms used):
eKOMPASS(KIPO internal) & keywords: flow cell, waveguide, nanowell, layer, sensor, socket, light source

C. DOCUMENTS CONSIDERED TO BE RELEVANT

Category* Citation of document, with indication, where appropriate, of the relevant passages Relevant to claim No.
(1)
Y
US 2015-0376694 A1 (PACIFIC BIOSCIENCES OF CALIFORNIA, INC.) 31 December 2015 paragraphs [0059], [0069], [0082]-[0092], claim 50, and figures 1A, 1B, 5A-10
1-23
(2)
Y
WO 2014-031157 A1 (ILLUMINA, INC.) 27 February 2014 paragraphs [0052], [0055], [0063], claim 1, and figure 2
1-23
(3)
A
US 2016-0341656 A1 (TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CO., LTD.) 24 November 2016 paragraphs [0018]-[0042] and figures 1-4C
1-23
(4)
A
JP 2008-003061 A (FUJIFILM CORP.) 10 January 2008 claim 1 and figure 3
1-23
(5)
A
WO 2018-200300 A1 (ILLUMINA, INC.) 01 November 2018 claims 1, 5, 6 and figures 6-11
1-23
*
Special categories of cited documents:
"A"
document defining the general state of the art which is not considered to be of particular relevance
"D"
document cited by the applicant in the international application
"E"
earlier application or patent but published on or after the international filing date
"L"
document which may throw doubts on priority claim(s) or which is cited to establish the publication date of another citation or other special reason (as specified)
"O"
document referring to an oral disclosure, use, exhibition or other means
"P"
document published prior to the international filing date but later than the priority date claimed
"T"
later document published after the international filing date or priority date and not in conflict with the application but cited to understand the principle or theory underlying the invention
"X"
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered novel or cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is taken alone
"Y"
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is combined with one or more other such documents, such combination being obvious to a person skilled in the art
"&"
document member of the same patent family

D. INFORMATION ON PATENT FAMILY MEMBERS

Patent document cited in search report Publication date
(day/month/year)
Patent family member(s) Publication date
(day/month/year)
US 2015-0376694 A1
31 December 2015
AU 2011-217862 A1
AU 2011-217862 B2
AU 2011-217862 B9
AU 2014-202286 A1
AU 2014-202286 B2
CA 2790393 A1
CA 2790393 C
CN 102985803 A
CN 104624258 A
CN 104624258 B
EP 2537010 A1
EP 2537019 A1
EP 2537019 B1
EP 2537053 A1
EP 2537053 B1
EP 2933629 A1
EP 2933629 B1
EP 3460458 A1
US 10138515 B2
US 10640825 B2
US 10724090 B2
US 2012-0014837 A1
US 2012-0019828 A1
US 2012-0021525 A1
US 2013-0143206 A1
US 2013-0251592 A1
US 2013-0330731 A1
US 2014-0171331 A1
US 2015-0057194 A1
US 2015-0247800 A1
US 2016-0069806 A1
US 2017-0030834 A1
US 2017-0137877 A1
US 2018-0155781 A1
US 2019-0309361 A1
US 2019-0360042 A1
US 8465699 B2
US 8467061 B2
US 8649011 B2
US 8867038 B2
US 8994946 B2
US 9157864 B2
US 9291568 B2
US 9291569 B2
US 9410891 B2
US 9488584 B2
US 9822410 B2
WO 2011-103497 A1
WO 2011-103504 A1
WO 2011-103507 A1
27 September 2012
22 May 2014
10 July 2014
22 May 2014
29 January 2015
25 August 2011
12 March 2019
20 March 2013
20 May 2015
09 November 2016
26 December 2012
26 December 2012
07 September 2016
26 December 2012
02 November 2016
21 October 2015
10 April 2019
27 March 2019
27 November 2018
05 May 2020
28 July 2020
19 January 2012
26 January 2012
26 January 2012
06 June 2013
26 September 2013
12 December 2013
19 June 2014
26 February 2015
03 September 2015
10 March 2016
02 February 2017
18 May 2017
07 June 2018
10 October 2019
28 November 2019
18 June 2013
18 June 2013
11 February 2014
21 October 2014
31 March 2015
13 October 2015
22 March 2016
22 March 2016
09 August 2016
08 November 2016
21 November 2017
25 August 2011
25 August 2011
25 August 2011
WO 2014-031157 A1
27 February 2014
AU 2013-306373 A1
AU 2013-306373 B2
CA 2881823 A1
CA 2881823 C
CA 3040684 A1
EP 2885626 A1
EP 2885626 B1
US 2015-0293021 A1
12 February 2015
07 September 2017
27 February 2014
11 June 2019
27 February 2014
24 June 2015
04 March 2020
15 October 2015
US 2016-0341656 A1
24 November 2016
US 9968927 B2
15 May 2018
JP 2008-003061 A
10 January 2008
JP 4909656 B2
US 2007-0298975 A1
04 April 2012
27 December 2007
WO 2018-200300 A1
01 November 2018
AU 2018-258080 A1
BR 112019007053 A2
CA 3026285 A1
CL 2018003752 A1
CN 109477799 A
CO 2018013857 A2
CR 20190008 A
EP 3615922 A1
JP 2020-523551 A
KR 10-2019-0134457 A
MX 2018016303 A
NL 2019043 B1
PE 20200272 A1
PH 12018502734 A1
SG 11201811339 A
TW 201843445 A
TW I679418 B
US 2020-0132605 A1
20 December 2018
02 July 2019
01 November 2018
12 April 2019
15 March 2019
18 January 2019
09 April 2019
04 March 2020
06 August 2020
04 December 2019
29 August 2019
05 November 2018
04 February 2020
28 October 2019
30 January 2019
16 December 2018
11 December 2019
30 April 2020
Name and mailing address of the ISA/:
Korean Intellectual Property Office
189 Cheongsa-ro, Seo-gu, Daejeon Metropolitan City, 302-701
Republic of Korea
Facsimile No. +82-42-481-8578
Date of the actual completion of the international search:
25 September 2020
Date of mailing of the international search report:
25 September 2020
Authorized officer:
LEE, Hun Gil
Telephone No. +82-42-481-8525
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