Guy Tucker

Guy Tucker

IP Qualifications

New Zealand Patent Attorney
European Qualified Patent Attorney
UK Chartered Patent Attorney

Academic Qualifications

Qualification Institution Year of Completion
BEng (Hons I) in Electronic EngineeringUniversity of Plymouth1994
Intellectual Property Law Certificate Queen Mary University2002
Intellectual Property Litigation CertificateThe Intellectual Property Regulation Board and CIPA2012

Industry Experience

PositionOrganisation/InstitutionDate of Tenure
Semiconductor EngineerTrikon Technologies & Electrotec Ltd1994 - 1999
Test EngineerTunstall Security1990 - 1991
Service EngineerLiveline Data Systems1989 - 1990
TV and Audio EngineerBurnham Audio Visual1987 - 1989


Organisation Level
Institute of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys of AustraliaFellow
Chartered Institute of Patent AttorneysFellow
Intellectual Property Society of Australia and New ZealandMember

Selected Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) specifications

PCT Publication NumberTitle of Application
WO2019/051529A liquid heating appliance for making a beverage and associated method, power management system and microcontroller readable medium
WO2019/033140A modulation system and method, polarization control system and method, and isolator device and method
WO2019/018876Electrically tunable lens, an array and a compound eye
WO2018/102851Modular mooring buoy system, and buoyant body and modular unit thereof
WO2017/197430Improvements in landing page generation
WO2017/132718Systems and methods for using entity/relationship model data to enhance user interface engine

Experienced in the following areas of patent practice:

  • Prosecution
  • Oppositions
  • Infringement and Validity Opinions
  • Drafting

Primary patent practice areas by technology:

  • Electronics
  • Computer-implemented methods
  • Optical systems
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Aerospace systems
  • Computing processes

Research/industry background:

General technical areas:

  • Electronics
  • Software processes
  • Computer systems
  • Optical systems

Honours research:

  • Opto-Electronics
  • Voice Recognition

Industry experience:

  • Semiconductor processing and systems
  • Alarm Systems
  • Audio & Visual systems

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