Broad experience in patent drafting and prosecution, focusing on drafting breadth+depth specifications that strongly support a diversity of potential claim amendments, and engaging early with Examiners to minimize pendency by developing cooperative relationship while firmly asserting interests of clients.
Author articles, FAQs, and presentations to teach clients and inventors about patent topics.
Experience covers software and electrical, medical and veterinary, agricultural and equine, oil & gas, mechanical, and design.
Manage operations and design engineering for business services and manufacturing company.
Automation/robotics control design & installation – HAL, ladder-logic. Network and server implementation & management – PHP, Bash, Linux-CLI.
In-house product & process engineering/development, including prototyping, fabrication, machining, 3D-printing and small-run manufacturing, for Solid Rock Manufacturing (design and build of consumer, agriculture, and veterinary products) and Solid Rock Leather (consumer products).
Strategist, Solid Rock Shutterbugs – division of Solid Rock Enterprises (2018-present) Business analysis and marketing, providing small businesses with digital marketing strategy. Analyze markets, target clients, product lines, value proposition, and more.
Worked alongside co-inventor to meet deadline by ‘crashing’ manufacturing prototype project of vascular sampling device: DFM redesign, injection mold design, successful functional prototype including at least 10 custom (in-house) injection molded components.
Managing Research Engineer, CorInnova (contract) (2011)
Oversight of entire FDA-compatible design/development process for cardiac assist device: design controls, user needs, design specifications, design development.
Reviewed designs, ensured proper documentation and quality assurance review.
Machined biomedical related projects, from experimental equipment to device prototypes, and generated engineering drawings from customer’s 3D models. Projects included parts for optical systems, shape-memory foam devices, and implantable devices.
Trained and oversaw undergraduate and graduate students using the equipment. Maintained inventory and usage records; Authored online usage record system.
Biswas S, Snowden T, Criscione J. Modulation of Diastolic Filling Using a Cardiac Support Device with a Diastolic Recoil Component. Poster session presented at: Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting; 2010 Oct 6-9; Austin, Texas. Oral session presented at: Texas A&M Student Research Week; 2010 Mar. (Taxonomy winner for Medicine/Human Nutrition/Biomedical Engineering). Oral session presented at: TAMU Honors Undergraduate Research Fellows Symposium; 2010 Mar; College Station, Texas (Session winner).