Monday, June 24, 2024

Nagaland University acquires patents for innovation and research excellence

Prof. Jagadish K Patnaik VC NU Prof. Ambrish Singh Dept of Chemistry NU

Dimapur, May 24: May 22, 2024 marked a significant milestone for Nagaland University, on account of acquisition of patent in its name for the first time in the institution’s journey towards innovation and research excellence. The university, under the leadership of Vice-Chancellor Prof. Jagadish K. Patnaik, has made remarkable strides in the field of intellectual property, with an impressive total of around 45 patents already published and 2 patents granted for its faculty in the last year alone.
By obtaining patents, Nagaland University not only protects its intellectual property but also paves the way for potential commercialization of its research findings, leading to societal impact and economic growth.
A press release issued by the University stated that Prof. Jagadish K. Patnaik’s visionary leadership has played a pivotal role in fostering a culture of innovation and research at Nagaland University, thus laying the foundation for the significant increase in patent grants. Through his guidance, the university has embraced collaboration, interdisciplinary research, and strategic partnerships, all of which have contributed to its success in securing patents and establishing its presence in the academic and research community.
Looking ahead, the continuous acquisition of patents will further solidify Nagaland University’s position as a hub for cutting-edge research and innovation, the release stated adding, these patents not only enhance the university’s reputation but also attract funding opportunities, partnerships, and top talent, thereby fueling its growth and expanding its impact on society.
(Page News Service)