US 9,810,972 B2
Robot specimen photography mount
Paul Callomon, Cherry Hill, NJ (US); Abdelkaoui Abdelkaoui, Philadelphia, PA (US); Kartikey Dadoo, Plano, TX (US); Paul Holleger, Alpharetta, GA (US); Aaron Krick, Doylestown, PA (US); and Robin Rehmat, Columbus, OH (US)
Assigned to Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Filed by Paul Callomon, Cherry Hill, NJ (US); Abdelkaoui Abdelkaoui, Philadelphia, PA (US); Kartikey Dadoo, Plano, TX (US); Paul Holleger, Alpharetta, GA (US); Aaron Krick, Doylestown, PA (US); and Robin Rehmat, Columbus, OH (US)
Filed on Mar. 28, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/81,976.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/139,203, filed on Mar. 27, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0282258 A1, Sep. 29, 2016
Int. Cl. G03B 15/00 (2006.01); F16M 11/00 (2006.01); G03B 17/56 (2006.01); G03B 37/02 (2006.01)
CPC G03B 17/561 (2013.01) [F16M 11/00 (2013.01); G03B 37/02 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A robot specimen photography mount comprising:
a base;
a cradle support assembly extending upwardly from the base;
a cradle rotatably supported by the cradle support assembly;
a rotation motor mounted on the cradle;
a specimen mount rotatably mounted on the rotation motor, the specimen mount having a vacuum opening formed therein; and
a vacuum conduit in fluid communication with the vacuum opening.