Hasselt University has built up a patent portfolio in different fields of expertise:
Materials - For materials research Hasselt University works in close collaboration with imec.
Life sciences - In the field of biomedical sciences, Hasselt University works together with the Flemish Institute for Biotechnology.
Other fields - For other fields, Hasselt University decides on a case by case basis how to proceed. The possibilities include collaboration with iMinds, the Flemish Institution for Technological Research, or with a patent attorney.
As a company, you can take out a licence on an active patent, or acquire the patent if you prefer.
For more information on the patent portfolio, you can make direct contact with the TTO expert.