University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in November 2019

December 11, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued five U.S. patents in November 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,490,331 "Oxide Interface Displaying Electronically Controllable Ferromagnetism" Jeremy Levy, distinguished professor of condensed matter physics, and colleagues, have achieved a breakthrough in the physics of materials with their…

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Innovation Institute and SHRS Host Innovation Challenge

Innovation Institute and School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Host Innovation Challenge The Innovation Institute is partnering with the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) for the SHRS Innovation Challenge, which will provide a total of $50,000 in funding for commercial translation projects emanating from SHRS. “The SHRS Innovation…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in October 2019

November 9, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued nine U.S. patents in October 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,450,652 “Synthesis of Structured Carbon Material from Organic Materials” Haitao Liu, assistant professor of chemistry and Feng Zhou, postdoctoral researcher in his lab, have developed a method of…

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Innovation Institute 14th Annual Celebration of Innovation

Innovation Institute Recognizes Outstanding Pitt Innovators at 14th Annual Celebration of Innovation November 21, 2019 New cancer therapies, an air-powered wheelchair that can operate in places electric-powered chairs can’t, a medical device that warns a person when they should not stand up because of the potential for falling. These were…

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