Joseph Jackson, Ph.D.

People

Title: Patent Agent
Qualifications: U.S. Patent Agent

Location: Houston

jackson@oshaliang.com

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES SERVED

Dr. Joseph Jackson is a registered Patent Agent and assists in drafting and prosecuting patents in automotive, alternative energy, biotechnology, consumer electronics, electrical technology, manufacturing, nanotechnology, oilfield applications, optics technologies, software, telecommunications, semiconductors, and software.

EXPERIENCE

Prior to joining Osha Liang, Dr. Jackson was a research scientist in industrial research in nanotechnology based applications, including spectroscopy, optical sensors, safety devices, and bio-markers for disease detection, working on research programs in collaboration with the National Institutes of Health, Office of Naval Research, and the Applied Physics Department at Rice University.

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., Applied Physics, Rice University (2004)
  • M.S., Applied Physics, Rice University (2000)
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Physics, Missouri School of Science and Technology (formally the University of Missouri-Rolla) (1996)
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Applied Mathematics, Missouri School of Science and Technology (formally the University of Missouri-Rolla) (1996)

ADMISSIONS

  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS/PATENTS

  • H. T. Beier, C. B. Cowan, I. Chou, J. Pallikal, J. E. Henry, M. E. Benford, J. B. Jackson, T. A. Good, and G. L. Cote, “Application of Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Detection of Beta Amyloid Using Nanoshells” Plasmonics, 2, 55,(2007).
  • C. E. Talley, J. B. Jackson, C. Oubre, N. K. Grady, C. W. Hollars, S. M. Lane, T. R. Huser, P. Nordlander, and N. J. Halas, “Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering from Individual Au Nanoparticles and Nanoparticle Substrates,” Nanoletters, 5, 1569 (2005).
  • J. D. Payne and J. B. Jackson, “Plasmon resonant based eye protection” US Patent #7,438,411, Filed May 7, 2005.
  • J. B. Jackson, N. K. Grady, S. Lal, N. J. Halas, “Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering on tunable plasmonic nanoparticle substrates,” Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, 101, 17930 (2004).
  • L. R. Hirsch, J. B. Jackson, A. Lee, N. J. Halas, and J. L. West “A Rapid Whole Blood Immunoassay using Gold Nanoshells,” Analytical Chemistry, 75, 2377 (2003).
  • J. B. Jackson, S. L. Westcott, L. R. Hirsch, J. L. West, and N. J. Halas “Controlling the Surface Enhanced Raman Effect via the Nanoshell Geometry,” Applied Physics Letters, 82, 257 (2003).
  • C. Radloff, C. E. Moran, J. B. Jackson, and N. J. Halas “Nanoparticles: Building Blocks for Functional Nanostructures” in Molecular Nanoelectronics, Mark Reed and Takhee Lee, Eds., American Scientific Publishers, 2003.
  • S. L. Westcott, J. B. Jackson, C. Radloff, and N. J. Halas “Relative Contributions to the Plasmon Lineshape of Metal Nanoshells,” Physical Review B, 66, 155431 (2002).
  • J. B. Jackson and N. J. Halas “Probing the optical near field of a nanolens,” Proceedings of SPIE, 4810, 10 (2002).
  • S. Lal, R. N. Taylor, J. B. Jackson, S. L. Westcott, P. Nordlander, and N. J. Halas “Light Interaction between Gold Nanoshells Plasmon Resonance and Planar Optical Waveguides,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 106, 5609 (2002).
  • N. J. Halas, S. Lal, P. Nordlander, J. B. Jackson, and C. Moran, “Nanoparticle-based all-optical sensors” US Patent # 6,778,316, Filed Oct. 24, 2002.
  • T. Pham, J. B. Jackson, N. J. Halas, and T. R. Lee “Preparation and Characterization of Gold Nanoshells Coated with Self-Assembled Monolayers,” Langmuir, 18, 4915 (2002).
  • J. B. Jackson and N. J. Halas, “Silver Nanoshells: Variations in Morphologies and Optical Properties,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 105, 2743, (2001).
  • G. D. Hale, J. B. Jackson, O. E. Shmakova, T. R. Lee, and N. J. Halas, “Enhancing the Active Lifetime of Luminescent Semiconducting Polymers via Doping with Metal Nanoshells,” Applied Physics Letters, 78, 1502 (2001).
  • S. J. Oldenburg, J. B. Jackson, S. L. Westcott, and N. J. Halas, “Infrared Extinction Properties of Gold Nanoshells,” Applied Physics Letters, 75, 2897 (1999).
  • S. J. Oldenburg, G. D. Hale, J. B. Jackson, and N. J. Halas, “Light scattering from dipole and quadrupole nanoshell antennas,” Applied Physic Letters, 75, 1063 (1999).
  • D. B. Wolfe, S. J. Oldenburg, S. L. Westcott, J. B. Jackson, M. S. Paley, and N. J. Halas, “Photodeposition of Molecular Layers onto Nanoparticle Substrates,” Langmuir 15, 2745 (1999).
  • D. B. Wolfe, S. J. Oldenburg, S. L. Westcott, J. B. Jackson, M. S. Paley, and N. J. Halas, “Preparation and characterization of polymer-coated nanoparticles,” Proceedings of SPIE, 3793, 129 (1999).

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

  • “Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy on Tunable Plasmonic Substrates” J. B. Jackson and N. J. Halas, American Physical Society, March Meeting, Montreal, Canada, March 2004 (invited).
  • “Controlled Optical Pumping in Stokes and anti-Stokes Resonant Nanoshell Films” J. B. Jackson and N. J. Halas, American Physical Society, March Meeting, Montreal, Canada, March 2004.
  • “Optimizing Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering with Ag Nanoshells” J. B. Jackson and N. J. Halas, SPIE Conference, San Diego, CA, August 2003 (invited).
  • “Controlling the Surface Enhanced Raman Effect on Nanoshells in a Film Geometry” J. B. Jackson, L. R. Hirsch, J. L. West and N. J. Halas American Chemical Society, March Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 2003.
  • Controlling the Surface Enhanced Raman Effect on Nanoshells in a Film Geometry” J. B. Jackson, L. R. Hirsch, J. L. West and N. J. Halas American Physical Society, March Meeting, Austin, TX, March 2003.
  • “Probing the Optical Near Field of a Nanolens” J.B. Jackson, S. L. Westcott, L. R. Hirsch, J. L. West, and N. J. Halas, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)/ Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), Long Beach, CA May 2002.
  • “Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering with Silver Nanoshells: Local Field Effects” J. B. Jackson, L. R. Hirsch and N. J. Halas, American Physical Society, March Meeting, Seattle, WA, March 2001.
  • “An Introduction to Metal Nanoshell Technologies” J. B. Jackson, C. Radloff, C. Moran, S. Sershen, L. R. Hirsch, and N. J. Halas, University of Missouri-Rolla, Rolla, MO, December 2000 (invited)