Patent Number: 6,309,362

Title: Method and apparatus for automatically separating particulate matter from afluid

Abstract: An automated apparatus and method for batch processing a group of samplesin respective containers. A monolayer of particulate matter is filteredfrom each sample and deposited on a corresponding slide for examination. Acontroller coordinates each mechanism and sub-assembly of the apparatus.

Inventors: Guirguis; Raouf A. (Vienna, VA)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013