Startup NASA

NASA has announced that it’s opening up its vast patents for use by the private sector and citizens. The program offers a license with no up-front costs for commercial use of the NASA patented technologies.

Categories of patents include:

  • Aeronautics
  • Communications
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Environment
  • Health/Medicine/Biotechnology
  • IT Software
  • Instrumentation
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials and Coatings
  • Mechanical/Fluid Systems
  • Optics
  • Propulsion
  • Power Generation/Storage
  • Robotics/Automation/Controls
  • Sensors

More information is available on their website!