Dr. Burkhard Scharfenberger
has studied physics and computer science at the University of Karlsruhe (TH)
including one year of graduate studies at the York University, Toronto, Canada
as scholar of the Baden-Württemberg-Ontario exchange program.
He graduated in physics in 2007, obtaining his Diploma with a thesis on
Electronic Transport through Quantum Dot Rings with Spin-Orbit Interaction.
The following post-graduate studies at the Institute of Condensed Matter Physics
were successfully completed in 2011, when he obtained his PhD in physics
from the Karlsruher Institut of Technology (KIT) on the topic of
Topological Spin Liquids.
There followed post-doctoral studies at the National Institute of Informatics (NII) in Tokyo, Japan,
and at the Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg in the area of Quantum Computation.
In 2015 he began training as patent attorney in our firm, at the German Patent
and Trademark Office and at the Federal German Patent Court, finishing his
training and obtaining his admission as German Patent Attorney and as
European Trademark and Design Attorney in early 2019.
Pöhner Scharfenberger & Partner
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte mbB
97070 Würzburg - GERMANY
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