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boce switchbackPurdue engineering students develop a practical solution to improve screw-on action camera mounts

A team of Purdue University students have launched BOCE LLC, a tech startup developing an extension for existing action camera mounts that simplifies and speeds adjusting a camera's direction during action enthusiasts' adventures.


garimella iacmi20 Indiana composite materials companies join Purdue to dedicate $50 million energy-saving research institute

More than 300 people and about 20 Indiana composite materials companies celebrated the opening of the $50 million Indiana Manufacturing Institute, based in the Purdue Research Park of West Lafayette.


Mellon Foundation awards $750,000 to 'Grand Challenges' research and publishing at Purdue

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $750,000 to Purdue University to support a unique approach to research, scholarly publishing and communications on global grand challenges.


Lockheed Martin Teams with Purdue, New Mexico State and New Mexico Tech for Sandia Competition

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has named a national research university and a consortium of New Mexico universities to its team competing for the Sandia National Laboratories Management and Operating contract. Purdue University, New Mexico State University and the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology will play key roles in Sandia’s specialized research and development and technology transfer initiatives.


aerial-agPurdue students launch agricultural drone startup to help reduce farming costs

Aerial Agriculture LLC, a startup company launched by Purdue University students, aims to revolutionize the agricultural industry by building drones in-house to capture multispectral images of entire crop fields. This technology could allow farmers to reduce excess fertilizer and input costs while simultaneously increasing yields.


Purdue startup to present assistive technology at international aging competition

SpeechVive, a company commercializing a Purdue University innovation that assists people with Parkinson's disease to speak more loudly and clearly, is in a worldwide competition for a chance to pitch their product in front of more than 1,000 venture capitalists and angel investors during the Aging2.0 Optimize conference Oct. 12-14 in San Francisco.


Purdue to dedicate $50 million energy-saving research institute; 20 Indiana composite material companies to attend

More than 300 people and about 20 Indiana composite materials companies are expected at the ribbon cutting of the $50 million Indiana Manufacturing Institute at 2 p.m. Tuesday (July 26) 1105 Challenger Ave. in the Purdue Research Park of West Lafayette.


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