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Richard G. Rozier

Richard G. Rozier

Patent Agent
Location:
Overland Park, Kansas
Phone:
913-647-9050
Fax:
913-647-9057
Email:

Richard Rozier received a PhD in Electrical Engineering from UNC Charlotte in 1998. While in graduate school, he authored over a dozen conference or journal papers and presented papers at several conferences. After graduation, he worked as a Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs in Holmdel, NJ doing research and development in optical communications with the Optical Data Networks group. During his tenure at Bell Labs, he was an inventor on two U.S. patents. In 2000, he left Bell Labs to join Xanoptix, Inc., a startup company in Merrimack, NH that manufactured optical transceiver cores, where he worked as a test and development engineer. In 2006, he joined Hovey Williams LLP to become a patent agent.

Richard has focused his practice as a patent agent on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the broad areas of mechanical components, electronics, signal processing, computer systems, software, and communications systems. Specifically, he has experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications involving electric motor assemblies and control circuitry, optical fiber components, laser amplifier systems, smartphone and other handheld devices hardware and applications, integrated circuit and printed circuit board design, wireless communication electronic circuitry, advanced manufacturing systems including 3D printing, composite material component manufacturing, aviation navigation and radar systems, personal and automobile navigation systems, marine sonar systems, machine learning software, big data analysis software, among others.

Areas of Practice

  • Patent Application Preparation and Prosecution

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2009

Education

  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    • Ph.D. - 1998
    • Major: Electrical Engineering
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    • Master of Science - 1996
    • Major: Electrical Engineering
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    • Bachelor of Science - 1992
    • Major: Electrical Engineering

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member, 1990 - 2017

Past Employment Positions

  • Bell Labs, New Jersey, Member of Technical Staff
  • Xanoptix, Inc., Merrimack, NH, Test and Development Engineer

Languages

  • English