Dr. Amir Kyarad is a registered U.S. patent agent with extensive practice experience in the U.S. and in Europe. Dr. Kyarad assists with foreign and domestic patent preparation and prosecution, drafting provisional and non-provisional patent applications, performing patent and prior art searches as well as preparing oppositions, appeals, and responses to office actions. Throughout his ten years of practice, he has focused on the energy, automotive, electronic, and manufacturing industries. Dr. Kyarad's M.Sc. and Ph.D. in physics give him a distinct edge in that technology sector.
Prior to joining OBWB LLP, Dr. Kyarad worked at the American Patent Agency PC, in San Francisco. His work experience also includes time as a patent engineer at John Rizvi, P. A., in Florida, and Endress + Hauser Measurement Instrumentation, in Weil am Rhein, Germany. While at Endress + Hauser he was involved with projects on fill level measurement devices using free radar, guided radar, ultrasound and capacitance.
- U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
- K. Fischer, C. Stoiber, A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Anisotropic thermopower in tilted metallic multilayer structures, Appl. Phys. A 78, 323 (2004)
- A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Anisotropic thermopower in Al-Si multilayers, Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Thermoelectrics of the European Thermoelectric Society, Krakow, Poland, Sep. 15th – 17th, 2004
- A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Al-Si Multilayers: A synthetic material with large thermoelectric anisotropy, Appl. Phys. Lett., 85, 5613 (2004)
- A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Angle-dependent photovoltaic effects in Al-Si multilayers Appl. Phys. Lett., 87, 182113 (2005)
- A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Thermoelectric and photovoltaic effects in Al-Si multilayers, Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Thermoelectrics of the European Thermoelectric Society, Cardiff, UK, Apr. 10th – 11th 2006
- A. Kyarad, H. Lengfellner, Transverse Peltier effect in tilted Pb-Bi2Te3 multilayer structures Appl. Phys. Lett., 89, 192103 (2006)
- University of Regensburg, Germany, Ph.D., Physics, Magna Cum Laude, 2007
- University of Hamburg, Germany, M.Sc., Physics, elective subject: electronics, 2001