Patents Awarded to MSI PIs - Spring 2015

The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) has published a list of patents that have been awarded to University researchers during the past few months. Several MSI Principal Investigators, shown below, are on this list. The complete list can be found on the OVPR's Inquiry blog post, "Patent roll call, spring 2015." 

The PIs' group pages are linked from their names. Clicking on the Project Title on the PI page will take you to an abstract of the researchers' project(s) at MSI.

David Norris, Sang Eon Han, Aditya Bhan (Chemical Engineering and Materials Science), Prashant Nagpal, Nathan Lindquist, and Sang-Hyun Oh (Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Replication of patterned thin-film structures for use in plasmonics and metamaterials

Georgios Giannakis (Director, Digital Technology Center; Electrical and Computer Engineering) and Zhengdao Wang
Wireless communication systems having linear encoder

Daniel O’Sullivan (Food Science and Nutrition) and Ju-Hoon Lee
Lantibiotics and uses thereof

Efrosini Kokkoli, Brett Waybrant, Srinand Sreevastan (Veterinary Population Medicine), and Ping Wang
Fractalkine binding polynucleotides and methods of use

Shyam Boriah, Ankush Khandelwal, Vipin Kumar (Computer Science and Engineering), Varul Mithal, and Karsten Steinhaeuser
Automated mapping of land cover using sequences of aerial imagery