SEMICONDUCTOR TECHNOLOGY

Our expertise in semiconductor processing, thin films, IC device tear-downs, LED, OLED, solar and other high technologies common in the Silicon Valley enables us to help you design and analyze capital equipment. Due to our experience, we work with most processes, such as CVD, PVD, etching, CMP, RTP, and many others.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

We have the engineering skills, and the latest technology to help design and analyze your products. You can quickly extend your team’s capabilities with us. Our latest versions of CAD and simulation package, including Solidworks™, CREO™, Inventor™ and Fusion™,  Autodesk Nastran™ keeps your CAD current.

LITIGATION SUPPORT

For decades we have provided consulting support and expert testimony in complex high technology litigation.  We routinely support patent litigation, trade secrets, economic espionage, large-scale disasters, and subrogation cases in venues such as District Court, ITC, PTO, and International Arbitration.


RECENT BLOGS

  • Hydrogel Adhesive

Hydrogel Adhesive: Healing Wounds

Cuts, scrapes, blisters, burns, splinters, and punctures there are a number of ways broken skin happens. Most treatments for skin wounds involve simply placing a barrier over them (usually an adhesive gauze bandage). This keeps it moist, limit pain, and reduces exposure to infectious microbes. A new, scalable approach to speeding up wound healing, developed based on heat-responsive hydrogels. Mechanically active, stretchy, tough, highly adhesive, and antimicrobial, active adhesive dressings (AADs). To close wounds significantly [...]

  • Solar Powered RV

Solar Powered RV – Extended Travel

Solar Powered RV - Imagine a Trip Solar Powered RV - Imagine a trip around the country with no budget for fuel! Yes, this is possible now thanks to this impressive motorhome. The RV company has done something people couldn’t even dream of with this Iveco Daily Electric chassis. The RV is perfectly capable of offering you off-grid status. There are solar panels installed, not only on the roof but on each side as well, [...]

  • Controlling Wheelchairs with Brain Interface

Wearable Brain Interface: Controls Wheelchairs

Combining new classes of nanomembrane electrodes with flexible electronics and a deep learning algorithm could help disabled people wirelessly control an electric wheelchair, interact with a computer or operate a small robotic vehicle without donning a bulky hair-electrode cap or contending with wires.

  • Polystyrene in the Enviroment

Alternative to Polystyrene Foam

Alternatives for Polystyrene Foam, Made from petroleum, Styrofoam is used in everything from coffee cups, building materials and construction, transportation, and packaging industries. Made from toxic ingredients, depends on petroleum.