Peter Peng Zhou is a Patent Agent in the Atlanta office of Locke Lord LLP. Before joining Locke Lord, Dr. Zhou was a technical advisor at Merchant & Gould P.C., and a chief patent agent at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP. Dr. Zhou counsels clients in intellectual property law, particularly in U.S. and international patent prosecution. His current practice focuses on patent prosecution in the areas of biomedical engineering, medical physics and devices, physics, nanotechnology, material science, telecommunications, fiber optics, photonics and electronics, quantum communications and computations, optical, mechanical and electronic devices, semiconductors and software.
Dr. Zhou has prepared and prosecuted approximately 1,000 U.S. and international patent applications in a variety of areas, including nanotechnology, material science, biomedical engineering, medical physics and devices, telecommunications, laser physics, liquid crystal displays (LCDs), light emitting diodes (LEDs), semiconductors, optical, mechanical and electronic devices, and software.