Federal Laboratory Consortium
The Southeast Region encompasses the technology transfer offices of more than 40 federal laboratories in nine states. It is your one-stop shop for access to the technology resources available in these facilities. For direct access to the laboratories, please select one of the state links on the regional labs page.
In addition to providing access to the federal laboratories in the Southeast, we can also connect you with more than 700 federal laboratories nationwide! Simply click on the "technology finder" link to search for a particular technology.
Watkins and Travis Elected as Coordinator and Deputy Coordinator
Dr. Andrew Watkins served as the Deputy Assistant Administrator for Technology Transfer at the Agriculture Research Service and Coordinator of the USDA patent program until transferring to the CDC in 2000. He holds a PhD in physiology from the Penn State College of Medicine and a law degree from the George Washington University National Law Center.
Dr. Ramona Travis has served as a technical lead and project manager for NASA, the Topic and Sub Topic manager for the NASA SBIR program, and as Intellectual Property Manager for Stennis. She is currently Chief of the Stennis Innovative Partnership Program Office. She holds a PhD from LSU and B.S. and M.S. degrees from Auburn University.
Savannah River National Laboratory Wins R&D 100 Award
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) has been selected to receive the prestigious 2011 R&D 100 Award from R&D magazine. The award recognizes the SRNL-invented Porous walled hollow glass microspheres as one of the 100 most technologically significant products of the past year.
The SE Region recently published an outreach planner to show how our technology transfer sucessess strengthen national security, Improve quality of life and fuel economic competitiveness. The planner showcases 16 discoveries and tells how they were commercialized.
See sample pages and request a free copy.