As an inventor of more than 120 issued and filed patents—over 60 prosecuted pro se in front of the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)—Dr. Lavian boasts an insider’s grasp of patents touching on telecommunications, network communications, Internet protocols, mobile wireless, and Internet web technologies.
As a principal scientist, architect, engineer and software developer with Nortel Networks, he created and chaired the company’s EDN Patent Committee. From this vital post Dr. Lavian helped secure Nortel’s IP rights to a continuous stream of innovative ideas for switches, routers, and network communications devices. And he enriched the company’s IP portfolio by evaluating and enhancing its existing technology assets.
Dr. Lavian’s patents extend to all facets of intellectual property undergirding telecommunications, network communications, Internet protocols, and mobile wireless, including Wi-Fi and 802.11 (a/b/g/n/ac), MAC, FHY, OFDM, DSSS, Wireless LAN (WLAN), TCP/IP suite, TCP, UDP, IP, Ethernet, 802.3, LAN, WAN, VPN, routing protocols, PSTN, circuit switching, IP telephony, VoIP, SIP, RTP, SS7, video/audio.
You’ll find Dr. Lavian’s name as an inventor attached to the following patents: