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President, Penn State University
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There are many ways for businesses to work with Penn State. Discover our available programs, facilities, events and projects for industry partners.
3D printing, or additive manufacturing, as it’s more formally known, has enabled innovations in manufacturing and production. However, it’s also contributing to the 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic waste that’s been generated since 1950. Penn State startup Trimatis LLC believes it can help combat this problem by converting plastic waste into 3D printing filament.
Have you ever noticed that colors start to fade and blend together at lower light levels? Due to how our eyes process color, the dimmer the light source, the less vivid a color appears. This can be a particular challenge for people trying to distinguish colors in low lighting environments like museums and restaurants. Fortunately, Penn State Professor of Architectural Engineering Kevin Houser has developed a technology at Penn State and formed a startup, called Lyralux, to solve this problem.
Twelve entrepreneurial teams from Penn State have been selected to participate in the National Science Foundation I-Corps program.
April 19–20, 2018 – All Day
Invent Penn State is pleased to announce the second Invent State Venture & IP Conference. The goal of this exciting event is to bring together promising technology companies from across the country with investors seeking ground floor investment opportunities.
We can help your company make the connections you need. Streamline the process with the Concierge, your liaison across University departments and services.