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NSF grant underwrites CO2 recycling research

    PULLMAN – The National Science Foundation has awarded GoNano Technologies, Inc., a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I grant to continue work in carbon dioxide recycling. GoNano is Moscow-based company with strong ties to WSU’S College of Engineering and Architecture.   Norton Grant Norton, CEA associate dean of research and graduate programs, […]

“Universities, Innovation and the Competitiveness of Local Economies”

“Universities, Innovation, and the Competitiveness of Local Economies” Richard K. Lester, Industrial Performance Center, MIT, December 2005 Purpose:  Show how universities can support local economic development through their contributions to local industrial innovation processes. Vigor and dynamism of local economies depends on the ability of local firms to adapt to changing markets and technologies by innovating […]