Optics Expert Witnesses

The SEAK Expert Witness Directory contains a comprehensive list of optics expert witnesses who testify, consult and provide litigation support on optics and related issues. Optics expert witnesses and consultants on this page may form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, and provide expert witness testimony at deposition and trial. The issues and subjects these optics expert witnesses testify regarding may include: Optics, Adhesives, Aerosols, Biomedical Instrumentation, Cameras, Cell Analysis, Cell Sorting, Chemistry, Circadian, Coatings, Color Science, Composites, Computer Vision, Data Compression, and Electronic.

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Giacomo Vacca, PhD Kinetic River Corp.

Mountain View, California
Optics, Biomedical Engineering - flow cytometry, cell sorting, cell analysis, particle analysis, hematology analysis, fluorescence, light scattering, optical systems, microfluidics, biomedical instrumentation, life science instrumentation, in vitro diagnostics
* 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 Laboratori...

Gary R Allen, PhD Gary Allen Consulting Inc

Euclid, Ohio
Engineering, Intellectual Property - Lighting, Patent, Infringement, Physics, Optics, Product, LED, Electronic, Light Bulb, Circadian, Color Science, Photometric
Dr. Gary Allen is an independent consultant available as an Expert Witness for Litigation; Consulting; Prior Art and IP Landscape analysis; Patent and Claim Strategy and Analysis. Upon retirement from GE Lighting in 2016, I had the most issued US Patents of any active employee - now 84 total, with many more pending. In addition to 10 years' experience in Nuclear Fusion research, I have 35 years' experience developing technology and products related to LED Lamps and Luminaires, Optics, Thermals, Electronics, Spectral Tailoring and Color-enhanced Lighting, Human-centric Lighting, and legacy lamp technologies, including: Metal Halide, CMH, LFL, Halogen, and Automotive. Since retirement, I'm also expert in UV Disinfection for COVID-19, Algae Cultivation with LEDs for Carbon Sequestration, Circadian Lighting for Alzheimer's, and Horticultural Lighting. Although I have only a single trial experience so far, my client-attorney, having served at 200 trials, praised me as a "natural" on t...

Robert A. Wanat, PhD Innov8chem.com

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Chemistry & Chemicals, Intellectual Property - Plastics, Polymers, Adhesives, Aerosols, Materials, Composites, Coatings, Nanotechnology, Optics, Light Management, Patent Infringement, Failure Analysis, Chemistry
Dr. Wanat is a Cornell-educated, award-winning chemistry expert with over 30 years of experience in the chemical industry in plastics, polymers, adhesives, aerosols, materials, composites, coatings, nanotechnology, optics, light management, patent infringement, and failure analysis. He has a broad background in polymers with experience in acrylics, polyesters, polyolefins, polyurethanes, styrenics, and fluoropolymers. He has 11 US patents and oversaw well over 20 additional granted patents. Dr. Wanat led research and development, intellectual property, and litigation initiatives around the world, serving as scientist, global director of research, director of manufacturing, and CTO for multi-billion-dollar chemical companies. Dr. Wanat has served as an expert witness on over 13 intellectual property cases (including patent infringement, inter partes review, and post-grant review) and over 3 product failure/liability cases. He has been deposed over 4 times and has provided expert te...

Joseph Dagher, Ph.D.

Falls Church, Virginia
Optics, Medical Devices - Imaging, Optics, Medical Imaging, Signal Image & Video Processing, Computer Vision, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, MRI, Image Quality, Data Compression, Cameras, Patents, Intellectual Property, Patent Disputes, Image Reconstruction Algorithms, Image Analysis Algorithms, Image forensics
— More than 20 years of R&D expertise in Image Science: Optical Systems, Sensors and Light Detection Systems, Image and Video Processing Systems and, Data Analysis Algorithms. Accelerated acquisition & compressive sensing methods. Computational Imaging. Joint optimization of acquisition and processing parameters. Inverse problems, Image Reconstruction and Parameter Estimation. — Broad experience with Medical Imaging Systems (Magnetic Resonance Imaging, PET, CT, X-rays), Consumer Cameras (cell phone ISPs, multi-aperture cameras, digital cameras), Scientific Imaging Devices (microscopes, Hyperspectral Cameras, Laser Radar, Acoustic Sensors, Neuromorphic Cameras, and so on), Warfare Technology (LIDAR, RADAR, Interferometric Telescopes) — Specific expertise with Signal and Image Processing Algorithms such as, Image and Video Compression, Computer Vision, Image Enhancement, Image forensics, Image Analysis, Machine Vision, Image Reconstruction, Image Quality, Inverse Problems, etc. — ...
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