Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked among the top 50 universities for the number of utility patents issued in 2014, according to the report on the top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. utility patents. UNC-CH ranked 46 and Duke 47. Wake Forest made the top 100 list at 93.
February 21, 2012
Hatteras Venture Partners is backing Georgia-based Clearside Biomedical which is developing a drug delivery platform for eye medications.
Clearside targets eye health
February 21, 2012
Researchers at Georgia Tech in Atlanta are taking texting to a new level with an app that enables vision impaired people to utilize Braille on their mobile devices. At the same time, the app could be used by people who want to text while driving or walking - or sitting in a meeting - and don't have to take their eyes off the road, sidewalk or other people.
August 29, 2011
The funding is meant to spur research on methods to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants without raising the cost of electricity more than 35 percent.
Updated July 26, 2011
The life sciences organization representing many biotech, pharmaceutical and other firms across the region, will host its annual investors confernece in Durham.
April 11, 2011
Researchers at Duke University and Georgia Institute of Technology say money alone doesn't drive change.
November 12, 2010
Bloomberg Newsweek survey lists Fuqua as sixth, Kenan-Flagler 16th.
Updated October 5, 2010
To kick off a four-day conference, the school has issued a multimedia publication that it says will be an annual look at content trends that affect businesses and individuals.
July 14, 2010
Georgia Tech’s president is also named to the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
January 18, 2010
UniversityTech: Grant aims to reduce the cost of manufacturing, maintaining wind turbines for generating electricity.
July 2, 2009
National Science Foundation is funding research of Games through Gaming Lab at NCSU.