Available Technologies by Category
Chip-Scale Atomic Beam System
  • Precision timekeeping (e.g., chip-scale atomic clocks primarily used in cell phone base stations) 
  • Navigation (e.g., interferometers used in underwater oil and gas exploration)
  • Robotics
8896
Chip-Scale Electrochemical Double-Layer (ECDL) Supercapacitors
  • Decreased size: Minimizes space that does not contribute to volumetric density and is drastically smaller than conventional ECDL capacitors, allowing capacitor-dependent devices to shrink considerably
  • High power: Achieves gravimetric energy densities of over 100 watt-hours per kilogram
  • Improved performance: The vertically aligned graphene-functionalized carbon nanotubes Offers high porosity and surface area for improved pseudocapacitance by vertically aligning graphene-functionalized nanotubes
6573
Clash Detection and Resolution Optimization for Building Designs
  • Simpler-  minimizes component changes and saves time for design changes
  • Efficient- improves the efficiency of design coordination
  • Increased precision- reduces 17% of irrelevant clashes and automatically groups relevant clashes, thereby decreasing more than 50% of the clashes initially reported
8199
Click Hydrogel for Re-Synostosis Therapy
  • Provides a novel delivery vehicle for proteins or other factors for correction of craniosynostosis.
  • Spontaneously polymerizes without producing free radicals. Polymerization can safely take place in-vivo.
  • Allows for tunable mechanical properties and compound release kinetics.
5430
Cluster-Wells: Isolating Aggressive Tumor Cell Clusters for Improved Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
  • High performing: Demonstrates superior abilities to isolate CTCs without clogging the system or dissociating the clusters
  • Low cost: Shows high potential for large-scale production because it uses simple equipment and a straightforward process
  • Versatile: Isolates CTC clusters of any cancer type and uses hardware that can be modified to accommodate various devices
8203
CNT-Based Devices Using Thin-Film Technologies
  • Requires very low operating voltage
  • Yields a compact field emitter package
  • Avoids electrical shorts caused by emitter-gate contact
5806
Coating and Scaling of Material Stripes and Patterns
  • Exceptional flexibility with respect to material selection
  • Highly scalable
7749
Compositions & Methods for Using NADH Oxidases
  • Biocatalysis is used in many industries including food, bioenergy, & pharmaceutical.
  • Recycling cofactors is necessary to control costs of biocatalysis reactions.
  • NADH oxidases convert NADH to NAD+, a major cofactor involved in biocatalysis.
4698
Compressive Wireless Arrays for Bearing Estimation
  • Efficient – Uses minimum possible samples to reconstruct space
  • Passive – System listens to available signals, it does not send our signals that could cause interference 
  • Low Power – System uses low power consumption because it listens to available signals
4326
Configurable Hyper-Referenced Associative Object Schema (CHAOS)
  • Efficient application of tools and algorithms
  • Simplifies the extract, load, and transform phase of data processing
7316
Congestion Control and Power Conservation in Wireless Networks
  • Energy Efficient – Components enter low-power mode when not actively in operation
  • Reduced Network Congestion – Cycles process prevents access points from becoming clogged with multiple data transfer processes
  • Higher Throughput – Unlimited amount of data can be transferred
7900
Constellation Diagrams to Model Biomolecules’ Electrostatic Properties
  • Low computational cost – reduces algorithm run-time via reduction in complexity of computing molecular electrostatic properties
  • Digitally encoded molecular electrostatic properties – utilizes orthogonal basis functions
  • Visual toolsets- to analyze molecular electrostatic properties and generates 4D plots of molecular electrostatic properties
8245
Contact Potential Difference Sensor to Monitor Flowing Oil Properties
  • Real-time: provides real-time electrochemical analysis of engine oil by placing sensors in the oil flow
  • Cheaper: by monitoring for early signs of engine damage, this technology can help avoid expensive repairs
  • Increased oil life expectancy: owners can extract maximum life from their increasingly expensive motor oil
2463
Contact Resistance Stabilization for Lead Free Surfaces
  • Efficiency — fuel flexibilty
  • Cost effective — single-step solution and less expensive materials
  • Lower operating temperature — clean production of electricity
3281
Container Security Device
  • Versatile: can be used on various types of containers
  • Facilitated communication: the door sensors are able to communicate with a controller
  • Efficient: does not require reduction or intrusion of cargo space
4461
Contextually Aware, Machine Learning–Based Smart Notification System
  • Increases user efficiency
  • Increases user productivity
  • Reduces user stress
8034
Core-Shell Nanogel Cellular Delivery Vehicles
  • Delivery of a broad range of various materials to cells
  • Higher payloads and faster and more sustained  RNA interference than non-targeted commercial siRNA delivery vehicle
  • Less toxic than commercial liposomal formulations
4480
Cost-Effective Hydra Method Monitors DRAM Memory in Computers
  • Hydra combines the best of SRAM-tracking (low performance overhead) and DRAM-tracking (low SRAM overhead and flexibility) to produce Row-Hammer (RH) mitigation that is effective at ultra-low thresholds.
  • Proven results in mitigating the increasing RH security vulnerability issue, Hydra offers a low-cost solution that is widely applicable to all computer systems that use DRAM—over one billion devices. 
  • Hydra is a hybrid tracker that successfully mitigates RH security issues and does not compromise the functionality of the computer system.
8933
Crane Control Using Real-Time Location Systems
  • Relatively simple technology
  • Saves time that would be spent training operators
  • Can be applied to existing cranes
5318
Cross-Coupled VCO With Phase Noise Performance
  • Inherently separate device source nodes for the cross-coupled devices with no compromise on the VCO startup condition.
  • The new topology ensures both low phase noise and low DC power.
  • Superior close-in 1/f3 phase noise.
7176