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2017 Inventors Luncheon Inventor Patent Awards and Celebration of Researchers Luncheon

The UH Division of Research honored inventors, book authors and recipients of new grant awards at its annual Inventor Patent Awards and Celebration of Researchers Luncheon. UH welcomed keynote speaker Barbara J. Burger, Ph.D., president of Chevron Technology Ventures. Dr. Burger spoke about Houston's potential to be a strong innovation economy.

FY 2016 U.S. Patent Award Recipients

Nacer Badi
Jiming Bao
Jan Bergmanson
Rathindra Bose*
Audrius Brazdeikis
Chengzhi Cai
Yuhua Chen
Diana Shu-Lian Chow
Mini Das
Stuart Dryer
Rabi Ebrahim
Jeff Feng
Alexandre Freundlich
Xiaolian Gao
Preethi Gunaratne
Siu Chun
Michael Ho
Alex Ignatiev
Allan Jacobson
John Jenkins
Qing Jie
Yi-Lung Mo
Haibing Peng
Zhifeng Ren
Pradeep Samarasekere
Gangbing Song
Li Sun
Shiao-Chun Tu
Zhang Weihua
Richard Willson

*Deceased

Download event program for full list of honorees.

2017 Inventor Awards Luncheon