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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
10,612,893 04/07/2020 Vehicular External Force Absorption Systems and Methods

Joseph Hogan Bradley

4,850,524 07/24/1989 Vertical Strip Clad Welding Method and Apparatus

Wilbur R. Schick; Dwight M. Lloyd

7,817,162 10/18/2010 Virtual Blasting System for Removal of Coating and/or Rust from a Virtual Surface

Michael Bolick; Chris Lampe; Jason Ebensberger; Jeremiah Treloar; Rick Klein; Eric Conrad Peterson; Chad Jason Zalkin

7,839,417 11/22/2010 Virtual Coatings Application System

Jason M. Ebensberger; Michael J. Bolick; Jeremiah G. Treloar; Richard J. Klein II; Eric C. Peterson; Chad J. Zalkin; James B. Fisher; Leslie C. Hughes

7,839,416 11/22/2010 Virtual Coatings Application System

Jason M. Ebensberger; Michael J. Bolick; Jeremiah G. Treloar; Richard J. Klein II; Eric C. Peterson; Chad J. Zalkin; James B. Fisher; Leslie C. Hughes

7,142,975 11/27/2006 Virtual Cylinder Pressure Sensor with Individual Estimators for Pressure-Related Values

Junmin Wang; Ryan C. Roecker; Charles E. Roberts Jr.

7,387,592 06/16/2008 Virtual Reality System Locomotion Interface Utilizing a Pressure-Sensing Mat

Warren Carl Couvillion Jr.; Roger Rene Lopez; Jian Ling

7,381,153 06/02/2008 Virtual Reality System Locomotion Interface Utilizing a Pressure-Sensing Mat

Warren C. Couvillion Jr.; Roger R. Lopez; Jian Ling

7,381,152 06/02/2008 Virtual Reality System Locomotion Interface Utilizing a Pressure-Sensing Mat

Warren C. Couvillion Jr.; Roger R. Lopez; Jian Ling

7,588,516 09/14/2009 Virtual Reality System Locomotion Interface Utilizing a Pressure-Sensing Mat

Warren Carl Couvillion, Jr.; Roger Rene Lopez; Jian Ling