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Intellectual Property

We recognize the importance of intellectual property whether through a patent, licensing of software, copyright, invention disclosures, trademarks, or trade secrets.

Patents

Since 1947 we have earned more than 1,400 U.S. patents. As part of a long-held tradition, patent rights arising from sponsored research at the Institute can be assigned to the client. SwRI generally retains the rights to Institute-funded advancements. We also help clients pursue patents for their sponsored research. If you are interested in licensing SwRI IP, contact our General Counsel’s Office at +1 210 522 5560.

 

Patent Number Date Of Issue Title of Invention Inventors
7,212,926 04/30/2007 Testing Using a Non-Engine Based Test System and Exhaust Product Comprising Alternative Fuel Exhaust

Melvin N. Ingalls Jr.; Gordon J.J. Bartley; Cynthia C. Webb

6,802,262 10/11/2004 Tetherless Neuromuscular Disrupter Gun with Liquid-Based Capacitor (Liquid Dielectric)

Thomas J. Warnagiris; Drew L. Goodlin

6,802,261 10/11/2004 Tetherless Neuromuscular Disrupter Gun with Liquid-Based Capacitor (Spray Discharge)

Thomas J. Warnagiris; Drew L. Goodlin

6,679,180 01/19/2004 Tetherless Neuromuscular Disrupter Gun with Liquid-Based Capacitor Projectile

Thomas J. Warnagiris; Drew L. Goodlin

10,107,564 10/23/2018 Thermal Energy Storage System Comprising Encapsulated Phase Change Material

Anoop Kumar Mathur; Rajan Babu Kasetty; James D. Oxley

1,793 04/05/1999 Thermal Transient Test Thermal Transient Test System

R.H. Peterson; K.S. Pickens

6,587,612 06/30/2003 Thermally Actuated Spectroscopic Optical Switch

Joseph N. Mitchell; Martin Peter Wüest

10,677,460 06/09/2020 Thermite Bag for Chemical/Biological Agent Munition and Hazardous Waste Disposal System

Matthew S. Blais

5,358,994 10/24/1994 Thermoplastic Material for Production and Repair of Polymeric Products and Coating of Metals

William A. Mallow

4,498,231 02/11/1985 Thin Film Strain Transducer

James L. Rand