|Office of Technology Transfer|
Partnerships -Seeks and facilitates collaborative research partnerships with industry and organizations of all sizes to bring new discoveries to market that benefit the public.
Patents -Pursues patent protection for ARS technologies and inventions some of which arise out of collaborative research partnerships. ARS has in-house patent staff with specialized expertise to handle complex inventions.
Licenses -Drafts and negotiates licenses with industry, academia and nonprofits for inventions to facilitate commercialization.