Author: Judy Lowry
Source: University of South Florida News
Interest: The University of South Florida ranks 10th worldwide among all universities granted U.S. patents, according to the latest ranking from the Intellectual Property Owners Association. It’s the second year in a row where USF has been in the top 10 worldwide for universities, joining other institutions including Stanford, MIT, Caltech and Texas. The Property Owners Association ranked the top 300 organizations worldwide to receive patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in 2011.