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  • Technology Transfer: A Report on Project Development 

    Williams, Frederick; Gibson, David V.; Sawhney, Harmeet S. (Center for Research on Communication Technology & Society, The University of Texas at Austin, 1988-11)
    The purpose of this document is to describe and to propose research into the process of technology transfer between universities and industry. When examined as a process, technology transfer refers to the effective exchange ...
  • Regional Patterns of Energy Consumption and Production in the United States: 1960, 1974 and 1978 

    Huff, David L.; Brown, Julia Nutter; Swift, Christopher M. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1982-08)
    This study analyses energy consumption and production for each state in the U.S. The data in the analysis were collected for three time periods - 1960, 1974 and 1978. The study determines the changes that have taken place ...
  • The Austin/San Antonio Corridor: The Dynamics of a Developing Technopolis 

    Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George; Gibson, David V. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1987-03)
    Examination of the factors contributing to the development of the Austin/San Antonio corridor as a high-technology center in the years 1945-1986. The paper uses a conceptual framework called the Technopolis Wheel, which ...
  • Transforming Texas and the Nation: Productivity Through Entrepreneurship and Risk-taking 

    Kozmetsky, George; Smilor, Raymond W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1983-09)
    The authors call for the state of Texas to meet 25% of its need for new job creation through technology venturing, which they estimate to be 42,500 jobs per year or 820,000 new jobs over twenty years. In order to achieve ...
  • The Knowledge Seekers: Creating Centers for the Performing Sciences 

    Porter, W. Arthur (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998)
    The author argues that a new type of institution, a "Center for the Performing Sciences," is necessary to efficiently close the gap between research and the application of innovation. Such a center would operate as a ...
  • Austin Technology-Based Industry Report 

    Gibson, David V.; Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991-03)
    Exploratory study to report on the current status of Austin's technology-based manufacturing industries, to identify emerging technologies that may be important to the Austin economy, and to provide a perspective on the ...
  • How Magnets Attract and Repel: Interessement in a Technology Commercialization Competition 

    Spinuzzi, Clay; Nelson, Scott; Thomson, Keela S.; Lorenzini, Francesca; French, Rosemary A.; Pogue, Gregory P.; London, Noelle (SAGEWritten Communication, 2016-01)
    K6015, a South Korean firm seeking to commercialize its magnet technology in the US market, entered a technology commercialization training program structured as a competition. Through this program, K6015 (and others in ...
  • IC² Institute Update, Fall/Winter 2015 

    IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin (2015-11-09)
    Fall/winter 2015 issue of the IC² Institute newsletter. Topics in this issue include: IC² Institute activities in Colombia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Korea, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, and Turkey; the Austin ...
  • Technology Entrepreneurship in Indonesia and Kenya 

    Eaton, David J.; Leist, Alexander (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2015-07)
    During 2014-2015, The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs (LBJ School) and the IC² Institute of The University of Texas at Austin, in cooperation with National Instruments unit Planet NI, based in Austin, Texas, ...
  • The Energy-Water Nexus: An Analysis and Comparison of Various Conjurations Integrating Desalination with Renewable Power 

    Gold, Gary M.; Webber, Michael E. (MDPI, 2015-04)
    This investigation studies desalination powered by wind and solar energy, including a study of a configuration using PVT solar panels. First, a water treatment was developed to estimate the power requirement for brackish ...

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