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Northwestern University

Our Technology & Startups

By the numbers

Inventive activity at Northwestern is stronger than ever. In 2016 alone, hundreds of patents were filed and millions of dollars were earned in licensing revenues and equity sales.

$15.7min licensing revenues
488patents filed
$3.2min startup funded research

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Our technologies

All inventions in the commercialization pipeline are accessible through our online platform. You can search by industry or primary inventor.

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Our startups

Northwestern inventors and entrepreneurs have started a wide array of new ventures. See our startups, learn more and get in touch.
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Inventive Activity 2016

Download our annual report to learn more about our achievements and activity over the past year. 

ANNUAL REPORt 2016

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