Research and Commercialization

Resources for faculty to explore the potential of commercializing research.

Solutions that reach the marketplace can generate value, jobs — and solve more problems.

Several innovative faculty members have licensed technologies that they have developed in the lab and some are receiving royalties.

In addition, several start-up companies have formed around university-generated technologies with faculty members serving various roles in these new organizations.

Start with Research Commercialization at the college.

Explore Invent Penn State.

Read about 2017 RAIN grant winners, Drs. Kelli Hoover and John Janowiak's new treatment for pests in wood products and Dr. Majid Foolad's tomato breeding program.