Northwestern University

Northwestern University

Northwestern Start Ups

Biotech / Biomedical

Actuate Therapeutics, Inc.
Tom O'Halloran
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
 
Andrew Mazar
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Pharmacology
 
Andrey Ugolkov
Center for Developmental Therapeutics
Acumen Pharmaceuticals
William Klein
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Neurobiology and Physiology
 
Grant Krafft
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry
Advanced Suture
Gregory Dumanian
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
American BioOptics
Vadim Backman
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Aptinyx

Joseph Moskal

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Cardiac Valve Innovations
Patrick McCarthy
Feinberg School of Medicine
Division of Cardiac Surgery
Cour Pharmaceutical Development Company Inc.
Stephen Miller
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Microbiology-Immunology
 
Lonnie Shea
McCormick School of Engineering
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Exicure
Chad Mirkin
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
 
C. Shad Thaxton
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Urology
Gold Coast Therapeutics, Inc
Anthony J Schaeffer
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Urology
 
David J. Klumpp
Feinberg School of Medicine
Departments of Urology and Microbiology-Immunology

Praveen Thumbikat
Feinberg School of Medicine

Departments of Urology and Pathology
Innoblative Designs, Inc.
David Mahvi
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Integrated Protein Technologies, Inc.
Neil Kelleher, PhD
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Departments of Molecular Biosciences and Chemistry
IntelliDrain
Ankit Bharat
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
MAKO Surgical Corporation (Acquired by Stryker)
Michael Peshkin
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Nanocytomics
Vadim Backman
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Nanosphere
Chad Mirkin
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Naurex (Acquired by Allergan)
Joseph R. Moskal
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Nerites (Acquired by Kensey Nash)
Phillip B Messersmith
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern Global Health Foundation
David Kelso
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Ohmx Corporation
Thomas Meade
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Opticent Health
Hao Zhang
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
 
Cheng Sun
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Panther Biotechnology

Sui Huang

Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

Preora Diagnostics Inc.
Vadim Backman
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Resonance Medical

Claus Richter

Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology

Rhythm Solutions
Rishi Arora
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Cardiology
StarSight, Inc.

Hooman Mohseni

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

TRACT Therapeutics, Inc.
Joseph Leventhal
Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Transplant Genomics
Michael M. Abecassis
Feinberg School of Medicine
Departments of Surgery and Microbiology/Immunology
VesselTek BioMedical
Guillermo Ameer
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Viamet Pharmaceuticals
Thomas O'Halloran
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry

Communication and Information Technology

4C Insights
Alok Choudhary
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catapult
Adam Goodman
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Northwestern University Center for Leadership

Alan Wolff
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Director of Information Technology
Ear Machine, LLC
Andrew Sabin
School of Communication
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
FOM Networks
Vinayak Dravid
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Nanjee
Aleksandar Kuzmanovic
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Narrative Science
Larry Birnbaum
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Kris Hammond
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
NUCrypt

Prem Kumar
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Swift Education Systems
Matthew Taylor
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Director, Multi-Media Learning Center
Ziena (Acquired by Artelys)

Jorge Nocedal
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Robert Fourer
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Design and Robotics

MDAR
Oliver S. Cossairt
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Physical Sciences and Nanotechnologies

Enhanced Plasmonics
Richard Van Duyne
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
iNfinitesimal
Horacio Espinosa
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
NanoAl, LLC
David C. Dunand
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
 
David N. Seidman
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
NanoIntegris (Acquired by Raymor Industries)
Mark Hersam
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Material Science and Engineering
NuMat Technologies

Randall Q. Snurr
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Joseph T. Hupp
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry

PanaceaNano

Sir Fraser Stoddart

Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry

Polyera
Tobin Marks
Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Questek
Greg Olson
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Material Science and Engineering
SiNode Systems
Harold Kung
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Tanvas
Edward J. Colgate
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
 
Michael Peshkin
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Zzyzx Polymers, LLC
Philip Brunner
Zzyzx Polymers, LLC
 
John Torkelson
McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Materials Science and Engineering