Monthly Archives: July 2003

From forecasting wind to using manure as an energy source: Five industry-university collaborations receive funding from the Washington Technology Center

For Immediate Release: July 9, 2003 Seattle, WA — The Washington Technology Center (WTC) awarded funding in June 2003 to projects teaming six Washington’s companies with university researchers through WTC’s Research and Technology Development (RTD) program. The companies, located in … Continue reading

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WTC awards spring 2003 Research & Technology Development projects

In June 2003, WTC awarded R&D funding to five company-university research teams through its Research & Technology Development (RTD) program. This round of projects is supporting advances in environmental wind forecasting, processing manure as a fuel source, improving power toothbrushes, … Continue reading

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Calling all Washington companies with technology needs: New WTC funding program

WTC wants to help Washington companies use the expertise of our state’s research faculty and students to improve the economy — specifically, to help companies create more jobs. The new Technology as a Tool Program was created for companies that … Continue reading

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WTC helps access seed capital statewide

Washington Technology Center (WTC) announces a new program targeted to build an “angel” investor network outside the Puget Sound to provide access to critical early stage seed capital. Under a $250,000 award from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development … Continue reading

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Northwest Energy Technology Collaborative update

The Northwest Energy Technology Collaborative (NWETC) is a joint effort of business, government, nonprofit, industry and educational institutions in the Pacific Northwest with a common goal to position the region as a recognized leader in energy technology. Over recent months … Continue reading

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WTC Microfabrication Laboratory acquires Oxford Instruments Sputtering System

In response to a growing user base and specific lab users’ needs, WTC’s Microfabrication Laboratory has been on the search for a system capable of providing both DC- and RF-magnetron sputtering capability for up to 8″ diameter wafers, with four … Continue reading

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Microfabrication Laboratory market research completed

In line with the objectives set out in its 2003–2005 Business Plan, WTC’s Microfabrication Laboratory completed an assessment of the market for its services. Beginning with a survey of existing lab users from both industry and academia, a profile was … Continue reading

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