Erin Kashiwada

Senior Patent Agent



U.S. Patent & Trademark Office


California State University, Fullerton
MS Electrical Engineering

University of California, Irvine
BS Electrical Engineering

With nine years’ of experience in battlefield radar design, Erin focuses on drafting and prosecuting patent applications in radar communications.  Erin also works in the fields of computer circuit design and memory management.

Technical Experience

Computing and Telecommunications Hardware Fields: radar, wireless communications, Global Positioning System, MIMO systems, phased array antennas, analog and digital beamforming, adaptable array architectures, transmitters, receivers, exciters, signal processing, filtering, detection theory, operational modes, stretch processing, radar target recognition, jamming system security, anti-tamper protection, electromagnetic shielding, memory media and controllers, electrical circuits (analog and digital), infra-red sensors

Energy Storage: battery charging, wireless charging

Software Fields: simulation design and testing, software programming, search and track algorithms


Formerly was a Senior System Engineer in Ground-Based Radar Systems at Raytheon. Lead engineer for system design, software development, and system integration of IRAD AESA radar.

Experienced radar analyst and radar operator.

Named inventor on one (1) issued U.S. patent