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2009年八月批准的NIW案例及专业背景
作者:刘宗坤律师     发文时间: 2009年10月30日 06:36:33
2009年八月批准的NIW案例及专业背景

This report includes forty-three (43) NIW I-140 cases filed by Liu &
Associates and approved by the USCIS in August 2009. We list the basic
credentials of each case and hope our readers find the information helpful.
For confidentiality purpose, a numeric number is assigned to replace the
petitioner/beneficiary's name in each case. It is our firm’s policy to hold
client’s information strictly confidential.

Compiled and briefed by Tiffany Smith, Certified Legal Assistant at Liu &
Associates, PLLC.

Case #1

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 20+ journal and conference papers
Cited approximately 90+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 1 independent experts
Filing Date: August 29, 2008
Approval Date: August 14, 2009

Case #2

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Materials Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: August 11, 2008
Approval Date: August 7, 2009

Case #3

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal and conference papers
Cited approximately 90+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 30, 2008
Approval Date: August 4, 2009

Case #4

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal and conference papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: August 5, 2008
Approval Date: August 11, 2009

Case #5

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Civil Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Work was cited in 7 different Countries/Territories
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: June 17, 2008
Approval Date: August 4, 2009

Case #6

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Mechanical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 8 journal papers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: May 19, 2009
Approval Date: August 20, 2009

Case #7

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Physics
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Cited approximately 20+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: July 31, 2008
Approval Date: August 5, 2009

Case #8

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Biomedical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 70+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: May 20, 2009
Approval Date: August 17, 2009

Case #9

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Genetics
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 150+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: August 3, 2009
Approval Date: August 25, 2009

Case #10

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Electrical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 20+ journal papers
Cited approximately 100+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: June 16, 2009
Approval Date: August 6, 2009

Case #11

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 8 journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 9, 2009
Approval Date: August 7, 2009

Case #12

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Nanotechnology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 20+ journal papers
Cited approximately 600+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: October 23, 2008
Approval Date: August 29, 2009

Case #13

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Cited approximately 180+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: September 9, 2008
Approval Date: August 17, 2009

Case #14

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Neurobiology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 5 journal papers
Cited approximately 30+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 15, 2008
Approval Date: August 3, 2009

Case #15

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Pharmacology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal and conference papers
Cited approximately 40 times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: May 19, 2009
Approval Date: August 19, 2009

Case #16

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Molecular Biology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 9 journal papers
Cited approximately 40+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: August 12, 2008
Approval Date: August 10, 2009

Case #17

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Biomedical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 20 times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: June 23, 2009
Approval Date: August 19, 2009

Case #18

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Pharmaceuticals
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Cited approximately 20+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 21, 2008
Approval Date: August 4, 2009

Case #19

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Microbiology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10 journal papers
Cited approximately 120+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: June 11, 2009
Approval Date: August 6, 2009

Case #20

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Mechanical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: May 21, 2009
Approval Date: August 24, 2009

Case #21

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Electrical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 80+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: June 17, 2008
Approval Date: August 10, 2009

Case #22

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Aquatic Ecology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: May 21, 2009
Approval Date: August 17, 2009

Case #23

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Computer Science
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 50+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: September 9, 2008
Approval Date: August 18, 2009

Case #24
Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Polymer Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 20+ journal papers
Cited approximately 330+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: June 5, 2009
Approval Date: August 13, 2009

Case #25

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Medical Science
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 60+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 1 independent experts
Filing Date: May 22, 2009
Approval Date: August 17, 2009

Case #26

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Biomedical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal and conference papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: June 25, 2009
Approval Date: August 3, 2009

Case #27

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Electrical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 20+ journal and conference papers
Cited approximately 30+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: May 8, 2009
Approval Date: August 5, 2009

Case #28

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Immunology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal and conference papers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: May 22, 2009
Approval Date: August 18, 2009

Case #29

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 15 journal papers
Co-invented 5 patents
Cited approximately 60+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: June 23, 2008
Approval Date: August 3, 2009

Case #30

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Electrical & Computer Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 70+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: July 24, 2009
Approval Date: August 18, 2009

Case #31

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Biology
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 20+ journal papers
Cited approximately 30+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 30, 2008
Approval Date: August 14, 2009

Case #32

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: October 9, 2008
Approval Date: August 26, 2009

Case #33

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 110+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: August 5, 2009
Approval Date: August 31, 2009

Case #34

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemical Engineering
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 9 journal papers
Cited approximately 50 times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: August 21, 2008
Approval Date: August 13, 2009

Case #35

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 30+ journal papers
Cited approximately 150+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: October 14, 2008
Approval Date: August 31, 2009

Case #36

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Genetic Research
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Publication is one of the most read papers in a scientific journal
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: October 1, 2008
Approval Date: August 31, 2009

Case #37

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 270+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 4 independent experts
Filing Date: October 1, 2008
Approval Date: August 31, 2009

Case #38

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Medicinal Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 10+ journal papers
Cited approximately 20+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: June 3, 2008
Approval Date: August 5, 2009

Case #39

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Biomedical Research
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a foreign university
Published 8 journal papers
Cited approximately 50+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: June 23, 2009
Approval Date: August 21, 2009

Case #40

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Atmospheric Science
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 1 independent experts
Filing Date: August 28, 2008
Approval Date: August 12, 2009

Case #41

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Organic Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 7 journal papers
Cited approximately 50+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 6 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: June 4, 2009
Approval Date: August 24, 2009

Case #42

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Economics
Major Credentials: Two PhDs from foreign & US universities
Published 20+ journal papers
Cited approximately 100+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 2 independent experts
Filing Date: May 21, 2009
Approval Date: August 17, 2009

Case #43

Case Type: Eb-2 NIW I-140
Field of Research: Chemistry
Major Credentials: Ph.D. from a US university
Published 9 journal papers
Cited approximately 60+ times by other researchers
Supporting Letters: 5 including 3 independent experts
Filing Date: July 22, 2009
Approval Date: August 10, 2009

For more approved cases, please see http://www.niwus.com/Approvals.html.
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刘宗坤律师(Z. Zac Liu, Esq.),法学博士(J.D., Valparaiso University School
of Law)、哲学博士(Ph.D., Peking University),伊利诺伊州最高法院及联邦法院
执照,曾担任Valparaiso University Law Review的编辑和审稿人, 著有中英文书籍
多种,散见于中美各大学图书馆。执业以来,他已代理无数名来自世界各地的科研人员
和专业人士成功获得绿卡及各类非移民签证,尤其在国家利益豁免(NIW)、特殊人才
(Eb-1A)、杰出教授和研究员(EB-1B)、PERM 劳工证、H-1B工作签证等方面积累了
丰富的经验。有兴趣提出申请的读者,可将简历发往evaluation@niwus.com。刘律师会
在两个工作日内对符合条件的申请做出免费评估。

白凯玲律师 (Kellie Pai, Esq.),法学博士(J.D.,University of Houston Law
Center)、文学学士(B.A., University of Texas at Austin),德克萨斯州最高法院执
照,联邦法院执照,刘宗坤联合律师事务所专业移民律师。

Christina T. Le 律师,法学博士(J.D.,University of Houston Law Center)、文学
学士(B.A., Northwestern University),德克萨斯州最高法院执照,联邦法院执照,
曾任Department of Justice驻Houston移民法庭Attorney Advisor,现任刘宗坤联合律
师事务所专业移民律师。

Sabrina Ong律师,法学博士 (J.D., Michigan State University College of Law)、
文学学士 (B.A., Oklahoma State University),密西根州最高法院执照,曾任
Michigan State University Law Review编辑,密西根上诉法院Prehearing Research
Attorney,现任刘宗坤律师事务所专业移民律师。

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