Innovation Institute Launches New Innovation Search Platform

[caption id="attachment_9673" align="alignright" width="726"] Pitt's new technology search platform makes it quick and easy to find relevant innovations.[/caption]     Innovation Institute Launches AI-Enabled Technology Search Platform September 19, 2018 Nearly every day of the year a Pitt innovator submits a new invention disclosure to the Innovation Institute based on…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in July 2018

August 9, 2018 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued six patents in July 2018. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,011,765 "Proppants for Hydrocarbon Recovery" Hydraulic fracturing of subterranean formations for the enhanced production of hydrocarbons primarily involves two materials, a fluid and a proppant, which are injected at…

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Evan Facher Appointed Director of Innovation Institute

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First Gear Teams Awarded Commercialization Funds

July 30, 2018 A team of Pitt researchers developing a high resolution microscope at a fraction of the size and cost of existing products was awarded $20,000 from the Chancellor's Innovation Commercialization Funds at the demonstration day for the Pitt Ventures First Gear commercialization program. Under the name miniSTORM, the…

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