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Ingrid Jafari – Patent Attorney
Ingrid Jafari joined FB Rice in 2014 and is a patent attorney in the ICT team. She graduated from The University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Hons I) in 2009 and completed a PhD in the field of speech signal information processing in 2014. While obtaining her Bachelor’s degree, Ingrid also studied at Purdue University’s Electrical and Computer Engineering department.


Full Bio

Ingrid has a strong background in signal processing, statistical mathematics, electronic circuits and communication systems.

Ingrid conducted research for Nippon Telephone and Telegraph Corporation in Kyoto, Japan alongside world leaders in the Communication Science Laboratories. She also has research experience in directional ocean wave analysis from her time as a Research Associate at the Centre of Water Research at The University of Western Australia.  Ingrid has presented her research to multidisciplinary audiences at several conferences and laboratories around the world and has also published numerous peer-reviewed articles, including a book chapter.

Ingrid is a registered Australian and New Zealand Patent Attorney.

Education & Industry Expertise


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical/Electronic) (Hons I), University of Western Australia
  • PhD in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Signal Processing), University of Western Australia
  • Masters of Intellectual Property, University of Technology Sydney

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Engineering
  • Signal processing
  • Signal separation methods
  • Communication systems
  • Information processing
  • Software
  • Control systems
  • Medical devices

Industry Focus

  • Information Communication Technology
  • Computer and Electrical Sciences