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Dr Paul Dakers

Patent Assistant

  • PhD Theoretical Physics — Loughborough University

Paul entered the profession in late 2014 and is currently working towards becoming qualified as a Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney. He has been involved in drafting, prosecution and opposition of patent applications across a wide range of technical fields. These include mechanical and electrical tools, green technology, optics, and cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.

Before he joined UDL, Paul worked in research and development for an oilfield service company, designing and testing borehole logging tools, particularly those using electromagnetic induction. During that time, Paul completed his PhD in theoretical physics at Loughborough University on the topic of graphene superlattices for terahertz applications.

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Patents

29-07-2019

How has virtual reality gone wireless?

Both Oculus and HTC have developed wireless VR headsets, but how exactly do these work?

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Patents

23-07-2019

Metamaterials — invisibility cloaks and the wearable tech battery problem

Ever wanted your own invisibility cloak? Discover the magic of metamaterials.

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Patents

15-07-2019

How to attack a UK patent or application

Attacking UK patents or applications can be costly and time-consuming, so here are some top tips.

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