At the University of Houston, we spur innovation by encouraging the very spark of an idea to the transfer of knowledge and technology. The UH innovation ecosystem has a rich history of advancing Houston’s innovation economy.
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Among Top 25 Royalty-Earning Universities in the U.S.
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UH has fostered a strong entrepreneurial environment that supports new innovation and startup ventures through
incubator and accelerator programs and resources. Because of the rapid development across campus and
demonstrated excellence in innovation, UH has been designated as an Innovation and Economic Prosperity
The University of Houston’s innovative faculty have continued to be recognized for their inventions, having made the list to the Top 100 Global University Systems for U.S. Utility Patents again this year, ranked at 75.
Venkat Selvamanickam received a $200,000 Phase 1 SBIR grant through his startup company, AMPeers, to explore whether his one-of-a-kind superconducting wire technology could be scaled up for the study of particle interactions.