News

The George Washington University (GW) works with many researchers with current projects either in development, or that have commercial potential. One of the goals of the GW Technology Commercialization Office is to highlight GW's research news so the outside community can learn a little about the tireless work from our GW researchers as well as the robustness of the technology that we have available.

 



Lab to Launch

January 27, 2017

competition for stem entrepreneurs in Washington D.C through AAAS - read here.

Plasma Thruster Technology Developed at GW Licensed by Vector

January 27, 2017

The technology gives researchers a way to control small, inexpensive satellites in space and to make space exploration more accessible.

GW TCO collaborates with IN-PART to showcase promising technologies to potential licensing partners

January 19, 2017

GW TCO collaborates with IN-PART to showcase promising technologi

Space startup and GW licensee, Vector Space, work to revolutionize space access.

December 15, 2016

Space startup and GW licensee Vector Space work to launch small satell

Nocturnal & GW awarded $2.27m grant

November 30, 2016

Nocturnal & GW awarded $2.27m grant for preclinical development of cardiac imaging system.

2017 University StartUps and Demo Day

November 02, 2016

The search is on for the 

Creating an Elevator Pitch that Attracts Investors, Customers, and More

October 30, 2016

Check out the Founder Institute to learn how to create an elevator pitch to attract investors!

Student researcher wins the Optical Society of America's "2016 Emil Wolf Student Paper Competition prize" for GW technology.

October 25, 2016

GW Researcher Won the "2016 Emil Wolf Student Paper Competition prize"

First hospital in the world uses US Medical Innovations' scalpel device to treat pancreatic cancer.

October 14, 2016

Rush University Medical Center is the first hosptital in the world to use, GW licensee, US Medical Innovations' (USMI) device to treat pancreatic cancer.

Nanochon, LLC, a GW Startup, among the "Best University Startups of 2016"; selected by NCET2 to Present to Local Congressman for University Startups Demo Day 2016

September 27, 2016

Nanochon, LLC, a GW Startup, among the "Best University Startups of 2016"; selected by NCET2 to Present to Local Congressman for University Startups Demo Day 2016.

GW Researcher, Matthew Lumb, Partners with Leading Innovator in Solar Energy to Develop Novel Solar Cells.

August 11, 2016

GW researcher, Matthew Lumb, recieves $900,000 share of a $3.6 million grant  to develop novel solar cells.

GW Researcher, Zhenyu Li, and Partnering Company, Zansors, LLC are Awarded a Phase 1 STTR Grant to Further Develop "Lab-on-a-Patch" Technology

May 17, 2016

GW researcher, Zhenyu Li, and partnering company, Zansors, LLC are awarded a Phase 1 STTR grant to further develop a

GW Researchers Use Light to Speed New Drug Development

May 10, 2016

GW researchers use light to control human heart cells and expedite development of new drugs.