Improvements in or relating to levitation systems

C Shearwood (Inventor), CB Williams (Inventor), RB Yates (Inventor), PH Mellor (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A levitation system which comprises: (a) a high conductivity body member having a greatest dimension of less than 1500 .mu.m; (b) a force generator for producing a levitating force on the body member; and (c) a miniature system adapted for rotation which further comprises: a rotating magnetic field such that the body member is rotated in the applied field.
Translated title of the contributionImprovements in or relating to levitation systems
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberEP0819337
Publication statusPublished - 21 Mar 2001

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Other identifier: US5955800


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