Faculty Patents

Engineering research and project work often lead to patentable results. The display pictured below is on the second floor of Cummings Hall at Thayer School. It showcases 134 patents for original work conducted by Dartmouth engineering faculty (70%), students (15%), and faculty–student teams (15%).

Patent Wall

Below is a list of selected patents held by Dartmouth engineering faculty for which they are either inventor or co-inventor. Links are to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office patent database.

Ian Baker

Alvin O. Converse

Robert C. Dean Jr.

Solomon G. Diamond

Eric R. Fossum

Elsa Garmire

See Patents and Publications (PDF) for more publications

Robert J. Graves

Richard M. Greenwald

Karl Griswold

Ryan Halter

Joseph J. Helble

Songbai Ji

Shudong Jiang

Venkataramanan Krishnaswamy

Frederic Leblond

Jifeng Liu

Victor F. Petrenko

Christopher M. Polashenski

Laura Ray

Erland M. Schulson

Charles R. Sullivan

B. Stuart Trembly

John X.J. Zhang