Technology Transfer

Meet Our Innovators

CSU System Innovators and Groundbreakers

The CSU System is home to some of the brightest minds in research and Extension. Collaborating closely with our technology transfer unit, our partners gain access to the expertise and capabilities of leading researchers and experts who aid in the advancement of programs, improvement of technology, and development of product pipelines.
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Amy Prieto, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemistry

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Branislav Notaros, PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Brian Geiss, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

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Bryan D. Willson, PhD

Executive Director of the Energy Institute

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Candace Tsai, ScD

Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences

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Charles Henry, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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Christian Puttlitz, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Christopher Snow, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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David Dandy, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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David Prawel, PhD

Associate Research Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Debbie Crans, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemistry

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Ed Hoover, PhD (In Memoriam)

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

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Eugene Chen, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemistry

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Garret Miyake, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

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George Seidel, Jr. (In Memoriam)

University Distinguished Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

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Gregg Dean, DVM, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

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James Folkestad, PhD

Professor, School of Education

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Jean Peccoud, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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John Volckens, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Justin Sambur, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

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Ken Reardon, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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Ketul Popat, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Kevin Lear, PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Mary Jackson, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

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Mazdak Arabi, PhD

Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Melissa Reynolds, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemistry

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Mostafa Yourdkhani, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Pedro Boscan, PhD

Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences

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Randy Bartels, PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Raymond Goodrich, PhD

Director. Infectious Disease Research Center

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Steve Dow, DVM, PhD

Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

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Steve Simske, PhD

Professor, Department of Systems Engineering

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Sudeep Pasricha, PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Susan M. Bailey, PhD

Professor, Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences

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Susan P. James, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Terry M. Nett, PhD

Emeritus Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Thomas Borch, PhD

Professor, Department of Soil and Crop Sciences

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Thomas Chen, PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Thomas Hansen, PhD

Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

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Thomas Sale, PhD

Emeritus Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Tod R. Clapp, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences

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Todd Bandhauer, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Todd Gaines, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Biology

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Travis Bailey, PhD

Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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V Chandrasekar (Chandra), PhD

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Walajabad Sampath, PhD

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Yan Vivian Li, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Design and Merchandising