at duquesne, research results are further developed for commercial uses through technology transfer. these collaborations developed treatments for cancer and infectious diseases, vaccines, cyber security, forensic science and environmental technologies. in 2005-06, duquesne faculty submitted eight invention disclosures and filed eight patent applications, bringing the total to 41 active patents.
体育彩票投注网360彩票technology transfer also builds a local base of companies that provide jobs for graduates and internships for students. these relationships let businesses in the region take advantage of the expertise at duquesne.
Office of Research Facilitates Technology Transfer
the office of research assists in bringing new technologies developed at duquesne university to society by negotiating commercial licensing agreements, fostering entrepreneurship and facilitating the start-up of new companies.
Faculty or other University employees who wish to explore technology transfer opportunities should contact the Senior Director, Sponsored Research.
To discuss technology transfer and intellectual property arrangements, contact the Office of Research.