US 9,808,546 B2
Method and apparatus for rapid sterilization of a room
John Taboada, San Antonio, TX (US); and John Martin Taboada, San Antonio, TX (US)
Filed by John Taboada, San Antonio, TX (US); and John Martin Taboada, San Antonio, TX (US)
Filed on Apr. 17, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/489,705.
Application 15/489,705 is a continuation in part of application No. 14/927,444, filed on Oct. 29, 2015, granted, now 9,623,131.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/072,306, filed on Oct. 29, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2017/0216467 A1, Aug. 3, 2017
Int. Cl. A61L 2/10 (2006.01); H01S 3/00 (2006.01); H01S 3/225 (2006.01)
CPC A61L 2/10 (2013.01) [H01S 3/005 (2013.01); H01S 3/2256 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus for sterilizing a room comprising:
a housing;
a laser within the housing and configured to emit a pulsed laser beam; and
a scattering optical element configured to intercept and substantially isotropically scatter the radiation of the pulsed laser beam outside the housing to sterilize the room.