U.S. Patents issued
(Indicator Number: S32)
Category: Economic Development
What It Measures: University's contribution to economic development, since patent protection is important in providing the incentive for companies to commercialize research discoveries
Data Reporting Lag: The reporting for this indicator has a 1 year difference. The latest data available is from 2019 for the indicator reporting year of 2020
Value Comparison: When comparing this value for Adequacy and Improvement, a higher value is better.
Data Source For Indicator Value: AUTM, Licensing Survey