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Managing joint R&D: an investigation into joint patent applications in Japan, USA and Europe

Publisher’s note: We can learn from this study. Managing joint R&D: an investigation into joint patent applications in Japan, USA and Europe Toshio Hashimoto; Yoshitoshi Tanaka; Angela Adrian International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation, Vol. 11, No. 3/4 (2012) pp. 137 – 155 This research focuses on joint patent applications which have been produced […]

University professors and early stage research commercialisation: an empirical test of the knowledge corridor theory

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University professors and early stage research commercialisation: an empirical test of the knowledge corridor theory Jonas Gabrielsson; Diamanto Politis; Joakim Tell International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation, Vol. 11, No. 3/4 (2012) pp. 213 – 233 In this study, we test the knowledge corridor theory as an explanation of university professors’ involvement in the […]

BTP—Best Transfer Practices. A tool for qualitative analysis of tech-transfer offices: A cross cultural analysis

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January 2013 Publication year: 2013 Source:Technovation, Volume 33, Issue 1 The objective of this article is to present a qualitative analysis tool which technology transfer offices (TTOs) can utilize to improve their efficiency and effectiveness. Such qualitative tool is one of the novelties presented. The other is information that advances understanding of the processes, procedures […]

Technology Transfer in a Global Economy

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series:International Studies in Entrepreneurship Technology transfer—the process of sharing and disseminating knowledge, skills, scientific discoveries, production methods, and other innovations among universities, government agencies, private firms, and other institutions—is one of the major challenges of societies operating in the global economy.  This volume offers state-of-the-art insights on the dynamics of technology transfer, emerging … Go […]

BTP—Best Transfer Practices. A tool for qualitative analysis of tech-transfer offices: A cross cultural analysis

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January 2013 Publication year: 2013 Source:Technovation, Volume 33, Issue 1 The objective of this article is to present a qualitative analysis tool which technology transfer offices (TTOs) can utilize to improve their efficiency and effectiveness. Such qualitative tool is one of the novelties presented. Tags: theoretical framework, master plan, technology transfer offices, qualitative analysis tool, […]

International R&D Transfer and Technical Efficiency: Evidence from Panel Study Using Stochastic Frontier Analysis

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Publication year: 2012 Source: World Development, Volume 40, Issue 10 Miao Wang, M. C.

ORNL’s newly licensed neutron detector will advance human disease research

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OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Sep. 6, 2012 — A neutron detector developed for studies focused on life science, drug discovery and materials technology has been licensed by PartTec Ltd. The Indiana-based manufacturer of radiation detection technologies is moving the technology developed at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory toward the commercial marketplace. Tags: […]