Gregory M. Evans – Patent Agent

Greg Evans - Patent Agent
Gregory M. Evans is a patent agent with a focus on drafting and prosecuting patent applications. Mr. Evans has over thirty years of experience in research and development for telecom, military, and consumer products. His experience in intellectual property matters includes over ten years in disclosure review, prosecution, valuation, invalidity, infringement, litigation, and licensing support for various patents and portfolios.

Mr. Evans began his career with ITT Telecom in fiber optic system development. He has held various R&D positions including principal engineer, hardware manager, engineering director, and principal scientist for such companies as Broadband Technologies, ECI Telecom, MCNC, and Research Triangle Institute. Mr. Evans is a named inventor on over ninety issued patents. He has also conducted electronic circuit analyses for investigative research and consulted on fire investigations.

Mr. Evans is a registered patent agent before the United States Patent and Trademark Office and is a licensed professional engineer in the state of North Carolina.

Education

  • North Carolina State University, BS Electrical Engineering

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • North Carolina Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

Bar Admissions

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

Experience

  • General analog/RF and digital circuits
  • Smartphone technology, including RF transceivers and antenna technology
  • Set top box and DVR technology
  • Networking, including transport service layers L1-L4 and Internet protocols
  • Telecommunications, including centralized data switching, multiplexing, and high speed optical transports
  • Broadband access, including PON, xDSL, DOCSIS, LTE, and Wi-Fi
  • High speed wired, wireless, and optical interfaces including COFDM, DMT, DWT, CWDM, and DWDM technology
  • System architectures for radio communication and wireless routing
  • Satellite technology, including DBS and DVB
  • Video and audio technology
  • Low level electrical and optical sensor technology
  • Semiconductors, including optical devices
  • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • Medical devices and imaging