Poul Erik Bak

Patent Attorney
Ph.D. in plasma physics)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Primary office:
Ceresbyen 75, 8000 Aarhus C

Poul Erik is a Master of Engineering from The Technical University of Denmark. He holds a Ph.D. degree in plasma physics from the Imperial College in London and is a Master of Business Administration from the London Business School. Poul Erik is currently training to become a European Patent Attorney.

Technical and practical experience
As a Ph.D. student and JET Fellow at the Joint European Torus in London, Poul Erik worked with plasma turbulence and continued to do so at the Swiss TCV and at the JAERI’s JT-60U in Japan. Poul Erik is the author of numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles.

Patent experience
Poul Erik has more than 11 years of experience with both Danish and foreign patents, including drafting of patent applications, prosecution of patent applications within various technical areas, such as technical physics, energy technology, optics, telecommunication, diagnostic equipment, medical equipment, software and general mechanics. Furthermore, Poul Erik provides assistance in court cases and counsel regarding patent strategy, legal issues, cross-border litigation and business strategy especially within the field of distributed energy systems including new energy technologies.

Poul Erik is board member of LES Scandinavia.

Technical competences

  • Aerospace
  • Energy technology
  • Telecom & IT
  • Software
  • Optics
  • General mechanics

Other competences

  • Drafting and prosecution of patent applications
  • Drafting of oppositions
  • Counselling on patent strategy
  • Solving of legal issues
  • Litigation support
  • Counselling on business strategy