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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Optics and Biomedical Engineering

Specialty Focus:

flow cytometry, cell sorting, cell analysis, particle analysis, hematology analysis, fluorescence, light scattering, optical systems, microfluidics, biomedical instrumentation, life science instrumentation, in vitro diagnostics

Education:

IB, L.B. Pearson College; BA, Harvard College; MA, Harvard University; PhD, Stanford University

Years in Practice:

21

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

8

Additional Information

* 90 patents filed, 55 issued, 19 pending * 81 patents filed in flow cytometry and sorting * 55 invited talks * 51 conference presentations * 30 years experience in optics and lasers * 24 years experience in research and product development * 21 publications * 20 years experience in flow cytometry and sorting * 15 years experience performing technical IP evaluations, due diligence, technology assessment * 5 years experience managing IP portfolio in hematology for business unit of Fortune 100 company * 1 book chapter in Flow Cytometry Protocols * Expert witness testimony: 13 cases, 12 reports, 5 depositions * Trial experience: district court trial (Madison, WI, Sept. 2019); provided 3 testimonies (infringement, validity, damages) * Founded two companies: Kinetic River Corp. (custom flow cytometry instrumentation) and BeamWise Inc. (co-founder, optical system design software) * Senior Member of The Optical Society * Senior Member of SPIE * Volwiler Research Fellow of Abbott Laboratories * Associate Editor, Cytometry Part A (Wiley) * Program Committee Member, CYTO International Congress (ISAC), 2013–2019