Advanced course

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Module 1: Search in patent documents

  • How to search with key words
  • Using various operators in searching
  • Using wild cards in searching

Module 2: Classification of patents

  • Why are patents classified?
  • In what classes are patents classified?
  • How to use classification in search

Module 3: The power of crossing concepts in search

  • Crossing concepts in classes with concepts in classes
  • Crossing concepts in classes with concepts in key-words
  • Crossing concepts in key words with concepts in keywords

Bonus Module: Operators

  • Advanced operators 1 in searching
  • Advanced operators 2 in searching
  • Mistakes to avoid