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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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
Anil Bhowmick, Ph.D., a research professor in UH's William A. Brookshire Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, is the recipient of the 2021 James L. White Innovation Award from the Polymer Processing Society.
AuraVax Therapeutics, Inc., a biotech company developing novel intranasal therapeutics and vaccines to help patients defeat debilitating respiratory diseases, including COVID-19, announced the formation of its inaugural Scientific Advisory Board.