Head of Physics Department at Ehrlich Group
Eran Naftali is the head of the physics department at the Ehrlich Group, which he joined in 2000 after obtaining his PhD in physics from Tel Aviv University; he also holds a BSc and an MSc in physics from the same university. Dr Naftali’s practice focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in relation to all high-tech fields, including physics, computers, communications, optics, medical devices and medicine.
Dr Naftali has published over 20 papers in the field of high-energy physics that are widely recognised and are referred to by more than 400 works of leading high-energy physicists over the world.
He has been involved in the drafting and prosecution of thousands of patent applications and in oppositions and litigation support worldwide. He has also been involved in drafting patentability opinions, freedom-to-operate opinions and infringement opinions. His particular areas of expertise are algorithms, imaging, image processing, medical devices, machine learning, nanotechnology, optics, physics, printing and solid-state devices.
He received the Prize for Excellency in Teaching from Tel Aviv University in 1998 and the Prize for Excellency in Scientific Research from the same university in 2000.