LONDON Dr. Per Enge has agreed to act as an intellectual property and technical advisor to Sarantel, the manufacturer of filtering antennas for mobile and wireless devices.
Dr. Enge, a professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics in the School of Engineering at Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, will advise the Wellingborough-based company's technical staff and Dr. Oliver Leisten, Sarantel’s Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, in the areas of intellectual property protection and research.
Dr. Enge, a Fellow and former President of the Institute of Navigation (ION), has for many years played a key role in research on satellite navigation, publishing over one hundred articles and holding 12 patents in the field of radio navigation. He also advises other leading companies in the GPS industry, including SiRF and Rosum. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineers.
Sarantel CEO, David Wither, said, “We are very pleased that Dr. Enge has agreed to advise our team at Sarantel. His experience with IP protection, his pragmatic approach and his commitment to bringing academic resources to real-world challenges will help Sarantel move to the next level.”