SPP: Mapping Innovation Pathways

Dr. Alan Porter, Professor Emeritus, School of Public Policy


Clark R. Bonilla, Director, School of Public Policy

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Dr. Porter expands science of mapping innovation pathways

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Dr. Alan Porter has developed a new patent mapping system to determine how one patent discovery affects future patent discoveries. http://www.news.gatech.edu/2014/01/14/new-patent-mapping-system-helps-find-innovation-pathways


This research was supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University (Award No. 0531194) and NSF Award No. 1064146. The research was also undertaken in collaboration with the Center for Nanotechnology in Society, University of California Santa Barbara (NSF Awards No. 0938099 and No. 0531184). The findings and observations contained in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.

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Community, Economic Development and Policy, Art Research, Student and Faculty, Research
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innovation pathways, patent disoveries, patents
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  • Created On: Jan 23, 2014 - 7:50am
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