With the diversification of the college’s research initiatives and the ever-increasing portfolio of scientific knowledge, technology transfer and commercialization have become increasingly important.
Engineering faculty members are active participants in the institutional efforts at UT to create and develop intellectual property.
The college frequently partners with the University of Tennessee Research Foundation as we continue to diversify our development of intellectual property.
Since 2019, The college has obtained:
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A team of researchers in the Tickle College of Engineering are aiding current and future nuclear plants.
The UT Research Foundation is funding projects from Tickle College of Engineering faculty Floyd Ostrowski, Fan Zhang, Caleb Rucker, and Ryan Ginder.
Peter Tsai, long-time former faculty member in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, is the man behind the N95 mask.