Dr. Putnam Named 2020 NAI Fellow

On December 8, 2020, the National Academy of Inventors announced that Dr. Putnam has been named a 2020 Fellow! This program highlights academic inventors who have demonstrated a spirit of innovation in creating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on society. Election to this position is the highest professional distinction accorded solely to academic inventors. Congratulations Dr. Putnam!

NSF I-Corps Grant – 7/21/2020

Yehou Gnopo and Stephanie Curley, along with John Brenner from Rheonix, were awarded the National Science Foundation’s Innovation-Corps (I-Corps) Grant! I-Corps is a 7 week program where Yehou (as entrepreneurial lead) and Stephanie (as technical lead) will interview over 100 people to learn how to take their OMV technology to market! John Brenner, as the team’s industrial mentor, will be guiding them along the way. Congratulations on the award!