Peiling (Penny) Zhang, Ph.D.

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EDUCATION
  • J.D., Lewis & Clark Law School, Present
  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of California, Davis, 2009
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2003
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (Reg. No. 75,402)
YEAR JOINED FIRM

2016


PRACTICE AREA OVERVIEW

Dr. Zhang’s practice includes the preparation and prosecution of US, international (PCT), and foreign patent applications.

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Dr. Zhang specializes in electrical engineering and device physics fields, including RF circuit/system design, analog/digital and mixed-signal wireless communications including the LTE/5G and IEEE 802 standards, antennas, semiconductors, and computer hardware and software. Prior to joining the firm in 2016, Dr. Zhang worked at Intel where she was delegate to the 3GPP forum concerning LTE/5G technology and had a leading role in the development of RF portions of 5G. Dr. Zhang also contributed to RF transceiver modeling and bench testing procedures for digital RF transceivers, high volume manufacture of WiFi products, and regulatory compliance.

PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Intel, Hillsboro, OR
System Engineer | 2013 – 2016
RF Engineer | 2011 – 2013
MWG Module Quality & Reliability Engineer | 2010 – 2011

Agilent Technologies, Santa Clara, CA
Intern Hardware Engineer | 2007 – 2008

University of California at Davis, Davis, CA
Research Assistant | 2005 – 2009