Richard Russo is a patent agent with the firm. His practice encompasses aspects of patent law focusing primarily on patent prosecution including validity and infringement studies in the chemical and semiconductor arts.
Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Russo spent 5 years writing and prosecuting patents in the semiconductor arts.
Before working in the field of patent law, Dr. Russo spent 6 years studying the structure and properties of single walled carbon nanotubes. This work culminated in several peer reviewed journal publications, and a dissertation on the time-resolved optical properties of single walled carbon nanotubes. Further, Dr. Russo has had his work on carbon nanotubes accepted for presentation at several national meetings, including those sponsored by the Materials Research Society and the American Chemical Society.
2010, United States Patent & Trademark Office
Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2006
M.S.E., Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2001
B.S., Chemistry, Haverford College, 1999; with honors
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