Strategic Plan Metrics - Research

Co-develop solutions to the critical issues facing 21st century Nevada and raise the overall research profile

Inventions / Patents

FY 2013 FY 2014 FY 2015 FY 2016 FY 2017 5YR Avg
Innovation / Invention Disclosures1142-1.6
New Patent Applications Filed12---0.6
U.S. Patents Issued33-222
Exclusive Licenses / Options1--1-0.4
Non-Exclusive Licenses / Options------

Innovation / Invention Disclosures
includes the number of disclosures, no matter how comprehensive, that are submitted during the reported fiscal years and are counted as received by the institution or its designated Intellectual Property Management Office.
New Patent Applications Filed
Includes The First Filing Of The Patentable Subject Matter. New Patent Applications Filed Do Not Include Continuations, Divisionals, Or Reissues, And Typically Do Not Include Cips. When A U.S. Provisional Application Is Converted In To A U.S. Utility Application, Then That Corresponding U.S. Utility Application Is Not Be Counted As New.
U.S. Patents Issued
Includes The Number Of U.S. Patents Issued Or Reissued To An Institution In The Reported Fiscal Years. Certificates Of Plant Variety Protection Issued By The U.S.D.A., If Any, Are Included.
Include The Total Number Of License Or Option Agreements That Were Executed During The Reported Fiscal Years Indicated For All Technologies. Each Agreement, Exclusive Or Non­Exclusive, Is Counted Separately.