Rune Bæksager Nielsen

Patent Attorney
Ph.D. at CFIN. M.Sc. in biomedical/medical engineering

Rune joined Patentgruppen in 2020. He holds a Master’s and Ph.D. degree from Aarhus University in biomedical engineering specialized in the field of advanced medical imaging. Rune is well experienced in development of idea catalogues, prior art analysis, prosecution and drafting of patent applications.

Rune has broad knowledge within the field of artificial intelligence (AI), digital signal processing, fluid dynamics, medico equipment, health technology, biophysics and mechanics as well as Life Science. He handles IPR matters within a wide range of technologies, including computer technology. In his six years as a postdoctoral researcher in neuroscience, he used artificial intelligence to study biomarkers and the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes, and his research has been published in internationally renowned magazines.



‘Early Career Investigator Award’ at BRAIN conference, Yokohama 2019.

’Best Poster Presentation Prize’ at PhD Day 2016, Aarhus University.

IP Special Skills
  • Patent drafting, application process and prosecution
  • Prior art search and analysis
  • Analysis and production of idea catalogues
Technical Core Competencies
  • Advanced magnetic resonance imaging physics
  • Advanced medical imaging technology and image processing
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)
  • Biophysics and biomechanics
  • Digital signal processing and analysis
  • Fluid dynamics
  • Health technology and Life Science
  • Mathematical modeling of linear systems and system analysis
  • Medical instrumentation, technical construction of devices
  • MR-, PET-scanning and image processing methods for measuring the brain, nuclear imaging, CT, ultra sound
  • Statistics
  • Neuroscience, physiology, pathology, anatomy