Yifan Liu

George Mason University - Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department (SEOR)

Assistant Professor

Fairfax, VA

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

2

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Scholarly Papers (2)

1.

Improving Patent Examination Efficiency and Quality: An Operations Research Analysis of the USPTO, using Queuing Theory

Federal Circuit Bar Journal, Vol. 17, 2007
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Dec 2007
Ayal Sharon and Yifan Liu
affiliation not provided to SSRN and George Mason University - Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department (SEOR)
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Abstract:

USPTO, patent ,reform, queuing, model, limit continuation, applications

2.

Appendices to Improving Patent Examination Efficiency and Quality

Federal Circuit Bar Journal, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2013
Ayal Sharon and Yifan Liu
affiliation not provided to SSRN and George Mason University - Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department (SEOR)
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Abstract:

USPTO patent reform queuing model limit continuation applications