Professor Marcos Dantus receives award

  • May 6, 2013
  • Marcos Dantus

Professor Marcos DantusProfessor Marcos Dantus has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the MSU Innovator of the Year award from the MSU Innovation Center for his work on ultrashort phase lasers.  This award recognizes an MSU researcher who has been actively involved in intellectual property creation and technology transfer activities at MSU.  All MSU researchers, faculty members, staff, or research group are eligible to receive the award, provided they are actively involved in technology transfer activities as illustrated by two or more of the following: (1) The inventor must have filed an invention disclosure with MSU Technologies in multiple years. (2) The inventor must have intellectual property protection filed for the inventions or have received patents for the work. (3) The inventor must have intellectual property protection filed for the inventions or have received patents for the work. and/or (4)The inventor must have successfully received MIIE, TSGTD, or similar grant funding to continue their research.  Furthermore, the inventor must also be an advocate for MSU Technologies and technology transfer within the university community.