Nikola Labs Nabs Top Prize at Plug and Play

  DECEMBER 20, 2016     COLUMBUS, Ohio, December 19, 2016 – Wireless power innovator, Nikola Labs won best pitch at Plug and Plays’ Winter Summit, held this past week at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale, California. The Summit marked the end of the 12-week internet of things (IoT) business accelerator program run by Read the full article…

Ohio State increases invention income – but Big Ten has a new champ for tech commercialization cash

Written by: Carrie Ghose Staff reporter Columbus Business First The Big Ten has a new technology licensing champion. Diehard Ohio State University fans aren’t gonna like it. The University of Michigan reported $78.8 million in fiscal 2015 royalties and other income from licensing technology from its researchers, more than quadrupling the prior year’s income. It sold up-front royalties on Read the full article…

The Technology Commercialization Office welcomes Dr. Dipanjan Nag

Dr. Dipanjan “DJ” Nag has joined Ohio State as associate vice president of technology commercialization; in this role he will work with researchers across the university to translate academic discoveries into commercial products.  Nag is part of the Corporate Engagement Office, the university arm that facilitates technology commercialization, corporate engagement, and economic development. Dr. Nag Read the full article…

Two Pharmacy Outreach Programs Honored by Ohio State

By: Emily Keeler Original Article: http://pharmacy.osu.edu/news/ Two College of Pharmacy outreach programs at The Ohio State University have been named recipients of the 2016 Outreach & Engagement Awards from The Ohio State University. Pharmacy’s Partner for Promotion was named recipient of the Distinguished Service-Learning Award ; the OSU-South Africa Partnership was honored with the Emerging International Engagement Read the full article…

Computers in your clothes? A milestone for wearable electronics

Clothes that receive and transmit digital information are closer to reality By: Pam Frost Gorder   COLUMBUS, Ohio—Researchers who are working to develop wearable electronics have reached a milestone: They are able to embroider circuits into fabric with 0.1 mm precision—the perfect size to integrate electronic components such as sensors and computer memory devices into Read the full article…

Addgene Material Transfer is Now Quick and Easy

In an effort to streamline the transfer of materials to Addgene, a non-profit plasmid repository and long-time collaborator with the university, two master agreements were recently executed between the organization and the Technology Commercialization Office (TCO). Master Deposit Agreement The Master Deposit Agreement eliminates the review and negotiation of terms for a deposit agreement with Read the full article…