Dr. James L. Fergason
Jim is widely recognized as one of the leading independent inventors of the past 50 years and as the inventor of the liquid crystal display. He has been acknowledged as the father of the liquid crystal industry. His technical insights, leadership, creativity, optimism, and hard work led him on a life-long path of major technology contributions and to the creation of products that today employ hundreds of thousands of people and contribute billions of dollars to the world economy. Along the way he found time to mentor independent inventors and contribute to patent reform.
Who we are
Fergason Patent Properties (FPP) is an intellectual property development and licensing company, founded in 2001 by inventor Dr. James L. Fergason, a pioneer in the field of liquid crystal displays and one of the leading American independent inventors. Initially, he assigned a portfolio of more than 35 issued U.S. patents and foreign counterparts to the company, the majority of them related to electronic displays and liquid crystal technology.
High Dynamic Range Displays (2.2MB)
SSBC White Paper (443K)
StereoMirror Pamphlet (134K)
November 28, 2010 - Licensee List updated
June 11, 2010 - Licensee List updated
July 15, 2009 - Funai Licenses Fergason Patents for Dynamic Contrast Ratio