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Won S. Yoon

Technology Specialist, Patent Agent

Washington, DC
202-626-6431
yoon@fr.com
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Background

Won S. Yoon is a Technology Specialist, Patent Agent in the Washington, DC, office of Fish & Richardson. Won’s practice focuses on patent prosecution in technologies related to electrical engineering and computer science. In particular, Won’s legal experience includes numerous post-grant, due diligence, infringement/invalidity, and freedom-to-operate matters.

Won’s technical background includes working at Lucent Bell laboratories, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, and IBM T.J. Watson Research Laboratories conducting research in wireless communications, data networks, signal processing, optical devices, and nanofabrication. Won’s graduate studies at M.I.T.’s Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) Department included Ph.D.-equivalent coursework and research in the fields of wireless and optical communication technologies.

Education

J.D. expected, Georgetown University Law Center 2017


E.E., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2011
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (Ph.D. equivalent coursework)


S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1998
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


B.S., Columbia University 1996
Electrical Engineering
summa cum laude

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 2013

Other Distinctions

Awards
Columbia University William Everitt Student Award of Excellence, June 1996
Columbia University Edwin Howard Armstrong Award, June 1996
MIL3 OPNET Modeling Excellence Award for Most Outstanding Paper, December 1996

Patent Applications
Hisham Kassab, Saad Mneimneh, Won S. Yoon, "Methods of Placing Advertisements, Interstitials, and Toolbars in a Web Browser," US 20100228963A1, Sep. 9, 2010.

Publications
Won S. Yoon, "Streaming Transmission of Poisson Traffic," Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Toronto, July 2008.

Won S. Yoon and Thierry E. Klein, "Transmission of Bursty Data over Wideband Fading Channels," Proc. 2003 IEEE ISIT, Yokohama, July 2003.

Won S. Yoon and Thierry E. Klein, "Delay-Optimal Power Control for Wireless Data Users with Average Power Constraints," Proc. 2002 IEEE ISIT, Lausanne, June 2002.

Irene Katzela, George Ellinas, Won S. Yoon, Thomas E. Stern, "Fault Diagnosis in an All-Optical Network," IEEE Journal of High Speed Networks, 10(4):269-291, 2001.

Won S. Yoon, Richard A. Barry, and Robert G. Gallager, "Batch Wavelength Assignment for All-Optical Central-Switch Networks," Proc. 1998 OFC Conference, San Jose, 1998.