Innovators at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed several new designs and methods of fabrication for composite and composite-overwrapped tank vessels. These exciting new designs significantly improve a tank’s structural integrity against impact, abrasion, harsh environments and fire. NASA’s … Continue reading

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Innovators at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed a set of unique magnetostrictive (MS) technologies that the agency’s technology transfer program is making available for licensing. Combining MS-based sensors with a newly designed MS-based valve, NASA innovators developed a … Continue reading

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An innovative NASA technology available for license In many areas of manufacturing, such as mold making and milling machine calibration, measuring down to the micron is critical. Yet nothing on the market can measure to a micron unless the instrument … Continue reading

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NASA Ames’ PMT software enables seamless info transmission between programs PMT acts as the nervous system of business information across complex organizations, making data dissemination seamless, consistent, and timely for truly meaningful connections. Innovators at NASA’s Ames Research Center have … Continue reading

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Back in November, I urged technology transfer offices (TTOs) to take caution when using interns. They can be a great help… if you structure it right. There’s a lot more to say about this topic. So, I decided to write … Continue reading

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As I monitor the technology transfer profession via industry newsletters and blogs, a frequently recurring theme is technology transfer offices seeking to keep their costs down by making use of “free” sources of service. It might be internship programs at … Continue reading

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NASA Ames’s NETMARK offers advanced XML database integration for unstructured documents NASA’s Ames Research Center is looking for licensees for its NETMARK software, a powerful application development tool that can handle integration of structured, semi-structured, and even unstructured documents using … Continue reading

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Managing change within any organization is increasingly more challenging each year. Stakeholder expectations are increasing. Cycle time expectations are collapsing for all institutional processes and transactions. Geographic boundaries are collapsing as a result of globalization. Institutional organizational strategies are increasingly … Continue reading

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If you are an expert in friction stir welding (FSW), this is an opportunity to contribute to the U.S. space program. But you must act quickly – by April 30, to be specific. NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, … Continue reading

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I have a message for the industry leaders tasked with keeping the nation’s wind turbines turning, many of whom will gather in Dallas for the 2nd annual U.S. Wind Energy Operations & Maintenance Summit… Raise your eyes above the tops … Continue reading

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