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Ehrlich & Fenster Patent and Trademark Attorneys (E&F) has long been the destination of choice for innovative and ambitious clients seeking unparalleled expertise in intellectual property protection and prosecution. Ehrlich & Fenster (E&F) offers services of filing and prosecution of Patents in all areas of science and technology.

Dr. Michael Gerver

Full Name: Dr. Michael Gerver

Title: US Patent Agent, Medical Devices Department

Email: michael@ipatent.co.il



I worked for 30 years in R&D, in plasma physics, space technology, magnetic design, smart materials, and vibration and motion control, at the University of California at Berkeley, at Cornell, at MIT, at SatCon Technology Corp., and as an independent consultant. From 2001 to 2006 I wrote and prosecuted patents (U.S. patent agent since 2003) at Fenster & Co., and since 2007 at Ehrlich & Fenster, in sensors, especially biomedical sensors, other biomedical instrumentation, printing devices, physics, especially optics, and software, especially medical image processing. 


  • Patent Drafting

  • Patent Prosecution


  • B.A. in physics, Brandeis University, 1970

  • Ph.D. in physics, University of California, Berkeley, 1977

Ask me about

  • Medtech

  • Physics

Community (Volunteer work) 

  • Board of Controlled Fusion Theory Conference in US, 1981-1983

  • Human rights committee of American Physical Society Division of Plasma Physics, 1980s

  • Active in Committee of Concerned Scientists in US, 1980s and 1990s

  • Board of two synagogues in US, 1988-2000

  • Running a translation project of 19th century Russian census records for JewishGen