Ms. Gardner prepares and prosecutes U.S. patent applications and assists with the preparation and prosecution of international and foreign patent applications.
Ms. Gardner has primary expertise in the area of chemistry, including pharmaceuticals, batteries, analyte detection, cellular imaging, nanoparticles, nanostructured films and coatings, and silicon/silane production.
Ms. Gardner has an extensive background in chemistry. She has been an adjunct instructor with Lewis & Clark College and Portland Community College. Prior to becoming an instructor, Ms. Gardner was the Chemistry Lab Director for Lewis and Clark College. She has also worked as a research assistant with Oregon Health & Science University as well as the University of Oregon.