Velodyne Lidar Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Velodyne Lidar has a total of 82 patents globally, out of which 4 have been granted. Of these 82 patents, more than 62% patents are active. Japan is where Velodyne Lidar has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by India and China. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Velodyne Lidar.

Velodyne Lidar was founded in 1983. Velodyne Lidar operates as an automotive technology company. The Company develops silicon valley-based lidar technology company spun off from velodyne acoustics. Velodyne Lidar serves customers worldwide. As of June 2022, Velodyne Lidar has a market cap of $307.78 Million.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Velodyne Lidar have?

The Founder David Hall has 152 patents and the CEO Ted Tewksbury has 17 patents.

How many patents does Velodyne Lidar have?

Velodyne Lidar has a total of 82 patents globally. These patents belong to 42 unique patent families. Out of 82 patents, 51 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Velodyne Lidar File Every Year?

Velodyne Lidar 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 GrantVelodyne Lidar Applications FiledVelodyne Lidar Patents Granted
20112
20121
20162
201720
201818
201915
2020232
20211
20222

How many Velodyne Lidar patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Velodyne Lidar Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Velodyne Lidar File in Different Countries?

Velodyne Lidar Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Velodyne Lidar Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Japan14
India11
China8
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)7
Russia5
Israel5
Germany1
Europe1

Where are the Research Centers of Velodyne Lidar Patents Located?

Research Centers of Velodyne Lidar Patents

10 Best Velodyne Lidar Patents

WO2017132704A1 is the most popular patent in the Velodyne Lidar portfolio. It has received 38 citations so far from companies like Molex Incorporated, Topconn Electronic and Te Connectivity Corporation.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Velodyne Lidar:

Publication NumberCitation Count
WO2017132704A138
WO2017164989A128
WO2017132703A113
WO2017165316A110
WO2019055979A17
CN109154661A3
CN108603932A3
CN108291968A3
WO2017091810A13
WO2019055691A12

What Percentage of Velodyne Lidar US Patent Applications were Granted?

Velodyne Lidar (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 72 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 40 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 97.5%.

Below are the key stats of Velodyne Lidar patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Velodyne Lidar?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Goodwin Procter Llp6797.37%
Lowe Graham Jones Pllc5100.00%

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What are Velodyne Lidar key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Velodyne Lidar?

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

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

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Updated on June 13, 2022

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