Researchers at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed and patented a low-cost, low-power method to monitor and detect gas leaks in vacuum or pressurized systems. The technology monitors for leaks of multiple types of gases up to ten million … Continue reading

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There is no one single recipe to market a diverse portfolio of technology-based intellectual property. Defining and institutionalizing an agile marketing process is important for delivering consistent, high-quality results from your technology transfer efforts. I recommend designing, developing and deploying … Continue reading

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A widely applicable suite of technologies with optimized capabilities for fluid metering, mixing, and conditioning Innovators at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center have developed a suite of prototype fluid plug technologies with an array of capabilities for fluid flow metering, … Continue reading

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This white paper provides guidance for federal agencies considering various venues for “passively” marketing their technologies. Continue reading

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Fuentek has had many years of hands-on experience in generating scores of licenses and successful partnership agreements for clients, and has identified the following collection of “Best Practices” to effectively and efficiently market intellectual property. Define, implement and institutionalize an … Continue reading

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Continually maintaining a focus on planning, prioritizing, and executing projects and tasks for your Technology Transfer Office is complex and requires effective integration of numerous interrelated operational processes. These processes ensure that the allocation and engagement of your staff is … Continue reading

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There was an article in the October issue of Technology Transfer Tactics about university tech transfer offices tapping into their student body for low-cost labor. I whole-heartedly agree that—with the right training program—students can be a huge help to TTOs … Continue reading

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In the past year or so, many universities have slowed down or even stopped their patenting and marketing activities because of budget constraints. Though I understand the realities of disappearing endowments and tight state budgets, I believe TTOs have cost … Continue reading

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Commercializing software presents some unique challenges not typically found with physical intellectual property. Software markets are crowded and often saturated with many undifferentiated solutions. Further, the software industry tends to be highly skeptical of anything “not invented here.” Software’s black-box … Continue reading

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You can improve your enterprise’s Success by establishing and Managing a virtual team to enhance your organization’s Agility and increase staff Retention by leveraging modern, low-cost, ubiquitous Technology. Increasingly more enterprise leaders are achieving greater success by establishing organization goals, … Continue reading

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