Doubling the Resolution of Solid Immersion Microscopes

This is a very exciting development, in cooperation with a semiconductor equipment manufacturer, I'm building a visible-light scanning microscope with six times higher lateral resolution than is possible with a normal microscope. It's based on my Ph.D. thesis work and some things I did at IBM long ago.

Optical Devices LLC v. Lenovo et al.

January-September 2014

Summary Judgment Granted In Yufa v. Lockheed Martin

Based in large part on my expert reports and reverse engineering of accused products, our Motion for Summary Judgment was granted. In the order, Judge Beverly O'Connell stated that the defendant "...has shown that Plaintiff has failed to produce evidence to support his claims for patent infringement."

Three New Projects

Three interesting new engineering projects have come in: a microplate reader subsystem for water quality assays; a sensor front end with very stringent size, weight, and power (SWaP) constraints; and a scanning microscopy development system.

New expert case: Morgan Solar v Banyan Energy

I've been retained by Banyan in a patent interference case regarding concentrator-type solar collectors.