Tech Transfer

Technology Transfer Office

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The NRAO Technology Transfer Office has three main objectives which are designed to meet the mission and purpose of the Observatory and to fulfill the Congressional directive to support commercialization of federally funded research and technology development.

  • Actively seek entrepreneurs and new product development teams to commercialize our technology.
  • Marketing certain laboratory resources for broader scientific and commercial use, when appropriate.
  • Solicit sponsors of research where technical development may yield new innovations and technology.

 

Active Biz Dev Opps

New Product Development -> tech licensing deals

 

Technology Partnerships -> receive first licensing rights

 

Small Business Development -> ready to go start-ups

 

Laboratory & Observatory Resources -> fee-based commercial access