Professor Sayfe Kiaei (Kia), Ph.D.
- 12 years of experience as expert witness in patent litigations, IPR, trade secret, arbitration.
- Testimony, deposition, expert report, validity, infringement, claim chart, prior art, Hardware & Software review & forensics.
- Areas: Integrated Circuits IC, Radio Frequency RFIC, Power Management PMIC, Wireless & Wireline Communication Systems, Bio-Electronics.
- 35 years of industrial, academic and consulting experience at Motorola, Intel, Texas Instruments, Tektronixs, HP.
- Professor at Arizona State University, Oregon State University, UT
- IEEE fellow, Published over 200 journals & international conference papers, books, patents
- Standards: IEEE, ITU, ETSI, DSL, 3G, 4G, BT, WiFi, DOCSIS
Expert Witness Experience
Wireless & Wireline Communications
- GSM, CDMA, LTE, 5G, WiFi, 802.11 Bluetooth, ZigBee, LAN, WLAN,
- DSL, XDSL, VDLS, DOCSIS
- ITU, ETSI, 3GPP
- Digital & Audio Signal Processing, DSP
- GPS, Location
IC Circuits, RFIC, PMIC
- RF Receiver & Transmitter
- Analog & Digital IC
- Power Management PMIC
- Frequency Synthesizers, PLL, DPLL, VCO, PD
- MEMS, RF MEMS
- Microprocessor, ASIC
- Hearing AID, speakers, microphones
- Audio MEMS
- Body Wireless Transceiver
- Neural & Prosthetic Sensors
Hardware & Software Review
- Hardware, Schematics, Circuits layout, IC Xray
- Software, Firmware
- Embedded System, Microprocessor, DSP
- C, C++, JAVA, Matlab, …
Partial list of cases:
- RED ROCKS v. SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO.,District Court, testifying expert witness, Area: RFIC, RF Calibration, report, Review of software, HW schematics, layout, board, IC
- IXI Mobile Vs. Apple Inc. and Samsung Inc., IPR – US Patent office – Multiple patents. testifying expert witness, Area: Wireless LAN, WLAN,
- Fitbit v. Jawbone, US ITC Court, testifying expert witness, Area: Health and fitness watch, bio-electronics, heart monitoring, report, Review of Software code, review of HW schematics, board, products.
- Interactive Toybox, LLC v. The Walt Disney Company, IPR – US Patent office, testifying expert witness,. Area: Wireless RFID,
- THETA IP, LLC. v. SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. District Court, testifying expert witness, Area: Wireless, RFIC, report, Review of software, HW schematics, layout, board, IC.
- Cisco v. TQ Delta, IPR – US Patent office – 3 Patents, testifying expert witness, Area: DSL, ADSL, MODEM, OFDM, report
- K/S HIMPP Petitioner v. III Holdings 4 LLC , IPR – US Patent office, multiple patents, testifying expert witness, Area: Communication and transceivers for hearing AID, expert report.
- GN RESOUND vs.. OTICON, IPR – US Patent office, Area: Hearing aid, wireless audio, audio processing, multiple patents, testifying expert witness, expert report.
For more information, list of cases, and other information please email: Sayfe@me.com