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Ehsan Akhtar BEng, CPA

Trainee Patent Attorney

Ehsan is a trainee patent attorney working in our Electronics, Computing and Physics group.

Ehsan is currently gaining experience in patent law and works with a range of clients and technologies varying from telecommunications to consumer electronics. His work involves prosecuting patent applications before the EPO and UKIPO. He is an active member of the Robotics and Autonomous Systems and Space sector groups.

Education & background

Ehsan studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering at The University of Manchester, graduating in 2022 with a Bachelor’s degree. His final year project involved designing and building a robotic traffic cone that can be safely deployed without human assistance. The project included the design and construction of a chassis and internal electrical circuitry, as well as building and implementing a control system for the operation of the robot.

Ehsan was selected to receive the BP achievement award for his essay advising how BP could use blockchain technology to help achieve their net zero targets.

On a personal note...

In his spare time, Ehsan enjoys playing football and badminton. Ehsan also loves to travel, having recently completed an interrail trip around Europe.