Venkatram Pepakayala, Ph.D.
VPepakayala@bannerwitcoff.com Main: 312.463.5000 Fax: 312.463.5001
Venkatram assists in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in a wide range of engineering fields. His expertise spans multiple facets of electrical and mechanical engineering, including communication technologies, wireless devices, analog and digital circuits, microelectromechanical systems, sensors and actuators, and biomedical devices. He has significant experience in the drafting and prosecution of applications related to wireless communication standards.
Prior to joining Banner Witcoff, Venkatram served in a similar capacity at another law firm. He obtained his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, both in electrical engineering, from the University of Michigan. As part of his doctoral studies, Venkatram focused his research on design and fabrication of magnetoelastic devices for biomedical applications. His work resulted in multiple publications in peer-reviewed technical journals, as well as a patent.
University of Michigan
2012, M.S., Electrical Engineering
2015, Ph.D., Electrical Engineering