Innovations

These innovations are an introduction to the technologies, an assessment of the potential market applications for the invention, and contact information for how you can continue a discussion with the right people at Penn State who can guide a research or investment collaboration.

Advanced Virus Detection

Bioabsorbable Foam for Wound Care and Tissue Engineering

Cold sintering of ceramics instead of high-temperature firing.

Handheld Plant Health Sensor

High-Affinity Aptamers for Targeting Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

High-Energy capacitors for miniaturization & efficient storage

Laser Ablation Tomography

Materials for first optical fibers with high-speed electronic function

Metasurface Wearable Antenna

Natural Food Colorant

Powering the 'Internet of Things' with Waste Heat

Safer, More Efficient Lithium-Ion Batteries

Seamless Architecture: Innovative Material Interfaces

Self-healing textiles not only repair themselves, but can neutralize chemicals

Technology for Oil Spill Recovery and Clean-up

Ultra-tough fibers and films for smart textiles.