Dr. Oswald A. Niederkofler
Dr. Oswald Niederkofler, a native Italian, is a German Patent Attorney, a European Patent Attorney and a European Trademark and Design Attorney. He has worked in the area of intellectual property since 1992 and has extensive experience in national and international patent and trademark prosecution, litigation and licensing.
He holds a diploma in technical physics from the Technical University of Munich and a doctorate in physics from the University of Trient. He specialised in electronics (microelectronics, integrated circuits, etc.) and data processing. His main fields of technical expertise are integrated circuits, semiconductor and laser technology, component physics, integrated opto-electronics and sensors, information and communication technology, as well as telecommunication. After finishing his studies, he worked in the R&D department of Siemens AG on the development of new optical semiconductor devices.
Dr. Niederkofler is a member of the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Germany.