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Publication numberWO1999063498 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US1999/011616
Publication date6 Apr 2000
Filing date26 May 1999
Priority date1 Jun 1998
Also published asWO1999063498A2
Publication numberPCT/1999/11616, PCT/US/1999/011616, PCT/US/1999/11616, PCT/US/99/011616, PCT/US/99/11616, PCT/US1999/011616, PCT/US1999/11616, PCT/US1999011616, PCT/US199911616, PCT/US99/011616, PCT/US99/11616, PCT/US99011616, PCT/US9911616, WO 1999/063498 A3, WO 1999063498 A3, WO 1999063498A3, WO 9963498 A3, WO 9963498A3, WO-A3-1999063498, WO-A3-9963498, WO1999/063498A3, WO1999063498 A3, WO1999063498A3, WO9963498 A3, WO9963498A3
InventorsMasato Imafuku
ApplicantMasato Imafuku
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External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Electric communication systems
WO 1999063498 A3
Abstract
The present invention provides new electric communication systems for communicating information via low level electric shock. The electric communication system (10) includes a source of low level electric current and a signal controller (22) electrically connected to the source of low level electric current. A user contactable electrode (24) is electrically connected to the signal controller (22) and in contact with the user. The signal controller (22) outputs a non-aversive electric current output signal indicative of information desired to be communicated to the user. The non-aversive electric current output signal is applied to the user through the electrode (24) as a low level electric shock to communicate the information to the user.
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Classifications
International ClassificationG08B23/00, G06F3/02, H04M19/04, G08B6/00, G06F3/01
Cooperative ClassificationG08B6/00, H04M19/041
European ClassificationH04M19/04D, G08B6/00
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