Dr
Victoria
Bruce

Trainee Patent Attorney

Glasgow Office

Telephone. +44(0) 141 229 5800
Email. [email protected]

Experience

Victoria joined HGF in 2016 from academia where she had been working as a post-doctoral researcher within several international collaborations for three years, having previously obtained a PhD in Astrophysics in 2013. Victoria's research involved developing new methods of image analysis and model fitting to characterize the properties of galaxies far back in cosmic time and interpreting these results within the current framework of galaxy formation simulations. She was also previously involved with research into the detectability of extra-solar planets from transit observations during her undergraduate Masters project.

Since joining HGF, Victoria has gained experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications in various fields including telecommunications, power management, medical devices, artificial intelligence and autonomous vehicles.

Specialisms

  • AI
  • Consumer electronics
  • Semiconductor technologies

Industries

  • Automotive icon Automotive
  • Computing icon Computing
  • Medical devices icon Medical devices
  • Telecommunications icon Telecommunications

Services

  • Patents

Qualifications

Trainee


MPHYS

Astrophysics, First Class, University of St Andrews, 2009

PHD

Astrophysics, University of Edinburgh, 2013

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA OR CERTIFICATE

Intellectual Property Law, Bournemouth University, 2017

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