Michiel van Rooij

  • Mechanics, Physics and Electronics
  • Patent Attorney , Partner
  • Arnhem (NL)
  • +31 26 368 75 20
  • m.vanrooij@vo.eu
  • "Patents matter"
    • Biography

    • Michiel van Rooij joined V.O. in 1999 after he had studied semiconductor nanotechnology at the department of Applied Physics at Delft University of Technology.

      He gained wide experience in drafting and defending patent applications in fields ranging from applied physics, food processing and mechanical engineering to information technology. Michiel has successfully defended his clients' rights in numerous patent litigation and opposition proceedings.

      Michiel’s efficient, expeditious way of working has been commended by his clients, ranging from small businesses to multinationals.

      Michiel is a member of the Board of The Netherlands Institute of Patent Attorneys (Orde van Octrooigemachtigden).

    • Working experience

    • Patent Attorney, VO (1999-present)
    • Education

    • MSc in Physics, Delft University of Technology (1999), Major in semiconductor nanophysics
    • Qualifications

    • European Patent Attorney
    • Dutch Patent Attorney
    • Specializations

    • Aerospace
    • Agriculture
    • Appliances / electronics
    • Astronomy
    • Biomedical technology
    • Building industry
    • Chemical technology
    • Civil engineering
    • Computers
    • Construction physics
    • Constructions
    • Consumer products
    • Electrical engineering
    • Energy and sustainability
    • Engineering
    • Environment
    • Foods
    • Geophysics
    • Industrial design
    • Informatics
    • Information technology
    • Inorganic chemistry / materials science
    • Life Science
    • Machines and tools
    • Mechanical engineering
    • Mechanics
    • Mechatronics
    • Medical diagnostics
    • Nanotechnology
    • Nuclear physics
    • Offshore
    • Optics
    • Packaging
    • Physics
    • Semiconductors
    • Sensors
    • Shipbuilding
    • Spectroscopy
    • Systems
    • Telecommunication
    • Vehicles
    • Water
    • Publications

    • “Two-dimensional Hole Gases in Gas Source MBE grown Si/Si1-xGex Heterostructures”, Thesis, Delft University of Technology 1998.
    • Languages

    • English
    • Dutch