UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Dr. Daniel Costinett

Assistant Professor Daniel Costinett wants you to lose the charger. Whether you’re reading this on a laptop, desktop, or phone, odds are your device has recently been held captive by a wall outlet for charging. That may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to the work of the University of Tennessee’s Daniel Costinett,… Read More

The Weight of Water

UT students reimagine swim resistance training with newly licensed technology. A team of recent University of Tennessee graduates stand to revolutionize competitive swimming training with the invention of a swim resistance device, newly licensed with the assistance of UTRF. The technology was born out of Associate Professor Emeritus J.A.M. Boulet’s senior design course for fourth-year… Read More

2018 Innovation Awards

UTRF 2018 Innovation Awards Celebrate UT Researchers

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) celebrated the researchers whose achievements made 2018 a record-breaking year at the annual Innovation Awards ceremonies, held December 4 at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis and December 5 at The Foundry on the Fair Site in Knoxville. The Innovation Awards recognize the researchers from… Read More