Tal Lavian Ph.D.

Dr. Tal Lavian Ph.D.

Telecommunications, Wireless, Internet Protocols and Mobile Wireless
1640 Mariani Dr.
Sunnyvale , CA 94087
Office: 408-209-9112

Introduction

Dr. Lavian specializes in telecommunications, mobile wireless, network communications, and Internet protocols, including mobile devices, smartphones, 802.11 wireless LAN (WLAN), routing, LAN/WAN, Ethernet, TCP/IP, UDP, IP, VoIP, web, and streaming media.

Dr. Lavian is a scientist, technologist, and lecturer with 30 years of experience. He has invented over 120 patents.

EXPERTISE:
Network communications, telecommunications, Internet protocols, and mobile wireless:
• Communication networks: Internet protocols; TCP/IP suite, TCP, UDP, IP, Ethernet, 802.3, network protocols, network software applications, data link, network, and transport layers (L2, L3, L4), packet switching, data center network architecture
• Mobile wireless: Wi-Fi, 802.11 (a/b/g/n/ac), MAC, PHY, OFDM, DSSS, Wireless LAN (WLAN), CDMA, FDMA, TDMA, SMS, instant messaging (chat), mobile devices, smartphone
• Internet/cloud: Web applications, HTTP, e-mail, SMTP, POP, IMAP, Java, C/C++, file transfer FTP, client-server, cloud computing, distributed computing
• Routing/switching: LAN, WAN, VPN, routing protocols, RIP, BGP, MPLS, OSPF, multicast, DNS, QoS, network infrastructure, network communication architectures
• Unified Communications: PSTN, circuit switching, IP telephony, VoIP, SIP, RTP, SS7, carrier Ethernet, SONET, SDH, WDM, TDM, video/audio conferencing, streaming media

LITIGATION SUPPORT SERVICES:
• Retained in over 60 cases
• Testified in Federal courts, In front of a jury, in PTAB IPR, and in the ITC
• Articulated technical material to technical and non-technical audiences
• The cases involved leading companies including Google, Motorola, Microsoft, Amazon, Cisco, Juniper, Huawei, HP, T-Mobile, Ericsson, LG, Facebook, Samsung, and Apple.

Education:
• Ph.D., Computer Science specializing in networking and communications, UC Berkeley
• M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University
• B.Sc. , Computer Science, Tel Aviv University

Positions held:
• Principal Scientist—Telecomm Net Consulting
• Industry Fellow, Lecturer—UC Berkeley, School of Engineering
• CTO / Principal Investigator - CRadar.Ai at UC Berkeley, SkyDeck
• CTO/CEO - Aybell (VisuMenu) at UC Berkeley, SkyDeck
• Principal Scientist—Nortel Labs
• Visiting Scientist—UC Berkeley
• Principal Investigator—DARPA
• Architect—Bay Architecture Labs
• President—Java Users Group - Silicon Valley
• Technical Co-Chair—IEEE Interconnects at Stanford University

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Areas of Expertise

  • Broadband
  • Cell Phones
  • Communications
  • Data Communications
  • Intellectual Property
  • Internet
  • Networking
  • Telecommunications
  • Telephony
  • Wireless Technology

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: • Ph.D., Computer Science specializing in networking and communications, UC Berkeley
• M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University
• B.Sc., Mathematics and Computer Science, Tel Aviv University
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: • IEEE Senior Member
• Member, IEEE Communications Society (COMMSOC)
• Member, IEEE Computer Society
• Member, IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society
• Member, ACM, ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication (SIGCOM)
• Member, ACM Special Interest Group on Hypertext, Hypermedia and Web (SIGWEB)
• Member, IEEE Consultants’ Network (CNSV)
• Global Member, Internet Society (ISOC)
• President Java Users Group – Silicon Valley Mountain View, CA,1999-2000
• Technical Co-Chair, IEEE Hot Interconnects 2005 at Stanford University
• Toastmasters International
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Faculty member - UC Berkeley Engineering
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Over 60
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Network communications, telecommunications, mobile wireless and Internet protocols
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: 50
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: 2018
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: 60
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: 3
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 8
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: I have served as an expert in over 60 patent-related cases where I wrote expert reports and testified in depositions, courts and in front of a jury. I have testified in Federal courts, in USPTO PTAB IPR, and in the ITC. The cases involved leading companies including Google, Motorola, Microsoft, Amazon, LinkedIn, Cisco, Juniper, HP, T-Mobile, Ericsson, LG, Facebook, Samsung. and Apple.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: 400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: 400


References

References will be furnished upon request