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Technology Commercialization

The Technology Commercialization Office (TCO) manages Ohio State-owned intellectual property and moves the IP to commercialization by licensing to third parties and Ohio State startups. 

If you are interested in reviewing a list of current Ohio State IP for licensing or are seeking to engage with an Ohio State startup, the technology commercialization team is available to assist you. College of Arts and Sciences’ technologies and startup companies are included in TCO’s listings:

New Technologies


Elizabeth (drotleff.4@osu.edu) and Cheryl (yeack.1@osu.edu) can connect you to college entrepreneurs and innovators. Reach out to us if you are curious about the intellectual property developed by our faculty and their interest in engaging in commercialization activities.