Data provided by Clarivate Analytics. For a detailed methodology, click here.
TOTAL PATENTS FILED
Total Patents Filed refers to the number of basic patents (patent families) filed by the Institution between 2011 and 2016.
Patents Granted refers to the ratio of patents filed by the Institution between 2011 and 2016 that were subsequently granted by patent offices.
Commercial Impact is an indicator of how often basic research originating at an Institution has influenced commercial R&D activity, as measured by academic papers cited in patent filings.
The Data Behind the Rankings
Clarivate Analytics’ Data Powers the Annual Reuters’ Ranking of the World’s Most Innovative Universities