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APL technology can address industry needs that benefit our sponsors, the public, and the university and may foster economic development. With a large portfolio of cutting-edge intellectual property and an experienced licensing staff, APL Tech Transfer offers business, not-for profit organizations, and academia streamlined access to technological innovations made at the Laboratory. Tech Transfer operates as a primary point of contact to identify available technologies and research capabilities at APL and to secure both licensing and partnership agreements for research and development.

Critical Commercialization Contributions

Fiscal Year 2019 Data

445
intellectual property assets disclosed

24
U.S. patents issued

87
U.S. provisional patent applications filed

46
U.S. non-provisional patent applications filed

60
license agreements executed

7
new companies created

Twenty-Year Cumulative Data (1999–2019)

4,169
intellectual property assets disclosed

489
U.S. patents issued

1,799
U.S. provisional patent applications filed

1,008
U.S. non-provisional patent applications filed

760
license agreements executed

50
new companies created