Patent Examiner

European Patent Office

I am a patent examiner in the field of medical technology at the European Patent Office. My academic background is in medical engineering and medical physics, and I have acquired considerable knowledge and expertise in intellectual property rights.

My professional interests are spread across different fields covering biomedical engineering, medical and health technology, and intellectual property rights. Particularly, my interests include biomedical instrumentation and measurements, patent data and information, and patent mining and analysis. My side interests are focussed on the history of patents and trademarks.

Interests

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Medical & Health Technology
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • History of Technology & Intellectual Property

Education

  • Mg.sc.ing. in Medical Engineering and Medical Physics, 2000

    Riga Technical University

  • Bc.sc.ing. in Medical Engineering and Medical Physics, 1996

    Riga Technical University

  • Technician Diploma in Radio Engineering Technology, 1990

    Riga Radio Electronic Equipment Vocational School (now Riga Technical College)