The Technology Transfer Office (TTO) works with researchers and students in every college to ready new inventions for the patenting process and potential licensing opportunities. This work allows for a sustained focus on transferring cutting-edge research and innovation to the commercial marketplace, generating revenue and diversifying the economy.
UCF is a Patent & Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), part of a nationwide network of public, state and academic libraries that are designated to disseminate patent and trademark information and to support the diverse intellectual property needs of the public.
The Inventors Assistance Center (IAC) provides patent information and services to the public. The IAC is staffed by former Supervisory Patent Examiners and Primary Examiners who answer general questions concerning patent examining policy and procedure.