Shajeethan Peethamparam

Associate, Patent Scientist
London, EIP Europe LLP

Shaj joined EIP having completed a Master of Physics degree at University College London. For his research project, Shaj investigated the nature and extent of the memory effect in layered double hydroxides for applications in medical drug delivery systems and nuclear waste filtering.

During his studies, Shaj interned at two prominent IP firms, where he gained experience in drafting patent claims and attending court proceedings. Shaj has an entrepreneurial side and founded an Ofsted-registered tutoring company with a focus on preparing students for GCSE and A-Level examinations, as well as entry into pilot training schools.


  • Thermal Physics
  • Materials and Nanomaterials
  • Electricity and Magnetism

Education and qualifications


  • 2015 — 2019
    MSci in Physics, University College of London

Languages spoken

  • Tamil (Fluent)