Research & Tech Transfer
Translating Emerging Discoveries to Real-World Solutions
At WPI, faculty members and students are engaged in cutting-edge research across a broad range of disciplines. Research at WPI has a decidedly applied focus, with work focused on problems that are interesting and important. The result is new knowledge, new innovations, and technological advances that attack some of the major challenges of our time. More often than not, these pressing issues require insight from multiple fields, making WPI’s historic strength in interdisciplinary research and education an important advantage.
WPI discoveries and inventions translate into useful products and services. Our objective is to transfer this technology to the private sector for public benefit while providing opportunities for further development and commercial applications. The university has a wide-range of technologies available for licensing. Talk to us about innovations that will complement and grow your business.