Dr. Boris Chernomordik is a patent agent whose patent prosecution practice is focused in the fields of chemical engineering, material science, chemistry, polymers, nanotechnology, inorganic chemistry, electrochemistry, and electronic devices (e.g., thin film and nanoparticle-based photovoltaics, batteries, and electrochemical cells). Dr. Chernomordik has technical experience and expertise in semiconductors, nanomaterials (e.g., nanowires, nanocrystals, quantum dots), chemical synthesis, chemical surface treatments, nanofabrication, plasmas (e.g., microwave plasma), chemical vapor deposition (CVD), photovoltatics, coatings, thin films, vacuum systems, electrochemistry, and material characterization, including optical, structural, electrical, and chemical properties.
Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Chernomordik worked as a Technical Specialist for Lathrop Gage, LLP. Prior to this, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. He has authored 18 scientific manuscripts in his areas of expertise and presented at over 12 conferences. Dr. Chernomordik assists in patent prosecution, including drafting patent applications, managing patent portfolios, patentability analysis, and responding to actions by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.