Data provided by Thomson Reuters IP & Science. 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 2008 and 2013.
Patents Granted refers to the ratio of patents filed by the Institution between 2008 and 2013 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.
State of Innovation