Ouster Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Ouster has a total of 198 patents globally, out of which 70 have been granted. Of these 198 patents, more than 91% patents are active. The United States of America is where Ouster has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by China and Korea (South). Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Ouster.

Ouster was founded in 2015 by Mark Frichtl and Angus Pacala. Ouster operates as a lidar technology company. The Company builds high-resolution 3D lidar sensors for use in autonomous vehicles, robotics, drones, mapping, defense, and security systems. Ouster serves customers worldwide. As of June 2022, Ouster has a market cap of $342.11 Million.

Read about some of the most popular patents of Ouster which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Ouster patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Ouster patent portfolio.

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Ouster have?

The Founder Mark Frichtl has 106 patents and the CEO Angus Pacala have 164 patents.

How many patents does Ouster have?

Ouster has a total of 198 patents globally. These patents belong to 27 unique patent families. Out of 198 patents, 181 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Ouster File Every Year?

Ouster Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantOuster Applications FiledOuster Patents Granted
20161
201743
2018803
2019339
20202212
20211930
202216

How many Ouster patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Ouster Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Ouster File in Different Countries?

Ouster Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Ouster Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America57
China22
Korea (South)15
Europe13
Japan11
Germany7
Taiwan7
Singapore6
India6
Canada6
Australia6
Israel5
Thailand4
United Kingdom2
Viet Nam2
Malaysia2
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)1
Sweden1
South Africa1
Brazil1
Russia1
Denmark1
Mexico1

Where are Research Centers of Ouster Patents Located?

The research centers of all Ouster patents is the United States of America.

10 Best Ouster Patents

US9992477B2 is the most popular patent in the Ouster portfolio. It has received 36 citations so far from companies like Waymo Llc and OPSYS Tech Ltd.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Ouster:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US9992477B236
US10063849B233
US10222475B230
US9989406B226
US10222458B217
US20200209355A113
US20200116836A112
WO2018160886A110
US10663586B29
US10317529B28

What Percentage of Ouster US Patent Applications were Granted?

Ouster (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 57 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 38 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 97.4%.

Below are the key stats of Ouster patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Ouster?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Llp5797.44%

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What are Ouster key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Ouster?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Ouster in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Ouster thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Ouster search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on June 9, 2022

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