Cynthia Wu, Ph.D.
Dr. Wu has over a decade of experience in patent practice for domestic and foreign clients, including patent preparation and prosecution; patentability analysis; validity assessment; foreign prosecution; patent reissue and reexamination proceedings; and patent portfolio development and management. Dr. Wu has particular expertise in the areas of semiconductors, computer applications, microelectronic devices, displays, solar cells, excavators, electronic modular blocks, satellite communications, bio-chips, and printers.
Prior to joining Anova, Dr. Wu was a patent agent with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman and MH2 Technology Law Group. Before that, Dr. Wu worked as a senior scientist at Biotechnology Institute (UMBI) and Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering in the University of Maryland, where she focused on nanotechnology, microelectromechanical system (MEMS) devices, electrochemical aspects of materials, etc.
Dr. Wu has published numerous (30+) peer-reviewed technical articles in various Journals. Dr. Wu is also an inventor for a number of patents.
PhD, Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University of Technology, Nanjing, China
BES, Textile Chemical Engineering (Polymer Sci & Eng.), Tianjin Polytechnic University, Tianjin, China
Bar and Court Admissions
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)