News & Recently Issued Patents

  • U.S. Patent No. 10,023,971 entitled, “Aluminum nanowire arrays and methods of preparation and use thereof" to Michael Naughton, Physics Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,459,375 entitled, “Active manipulation of electromagnetic wave propagation in metamaterials" to Willie Padilla, Physics Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,446,394 entitled, “Z-selective ring-closing metathesis reactions" to Amir Hoveyda, Chemistry Depatrment
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,360,509 entitled, “Nanoscale sensors with nanoporous material” to Michael Naughton, Physics Department, Thomas Chiles, Biology Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,370,881 entitled, “Structures and methods of replicating the same” to John Fourkas, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,328,061 entitled, “Simple organic molecules as catalysts for practical and efficient enantioselective synthesis of amines and alcohols” to Amir Hoveyda, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,306,145 entitled, “Methods of synthesizing thermoelectric materials” to Zhifeng Ren, Physics Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,243,037 entitled, “Gramicidin a mutants that function as antibiotics with improved solubility and reduced toxicity” to Jianmin Gao, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,273,021 entitled, “Dibenzofuran derivatives as inhibitors of fructose 1,6-bisphosphatase and methods of use thereof ” to Evan Kantrowitz, Biology Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,173,884 entitled, “Inhibitors of Phosphodiesterase 11 (PDE11)” to Charles Hoffman, Biology Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,134,305 entitled, “Molecular Imprinted Nanosensors” to Thomas Chiles, Biology Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,133,245 entitled, “Cyclic Lactadherin Peptide Mimetics and Their Use” to Jianmin Gao, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,119,874 entitled, “Novel Cell-Penetrating Markers of Apoptosis”, to Jianmin Gao, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,110,055 entitled, “Nanoscale Sensors” to Michael Naughton and Krzysztof Kempa, Physics Department, Thomas Chiles, Biology Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,085,595 entitled, “Tungsten Oxo Alkylidene Complexes for Z Selective Olefin Metathesis,” to Amir Hoveyda, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,079,173 entitled, “High Z-selective Olefin Metathesis,” to Amir Hoveyda, Chemistry Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,099,601 entitled, “Thermoelectric Materials and Methods for Synthesis Thereof” to Zhifeng Ren, Physics Department
  • U.S. Patent No. 9,048,004 entitled, “Half-Heusler Alloys With Enhanced Figure of Merit and Methods of Making” to Zhifeng Ren, Physics Department

 

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