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University Inventions Awarded Proof-of-Concept Funding

10/26/15 BATON ROUGE – A new, web-based tool that can be used in political campaigns is one of the 15 innovative projects developed by LSU system faculty that recently received funding through the LIFT2, or Leverage Innovation for Technology Transfer, fund. LSU Department of Geography & Anthropology Assistant Professor David Sathiaraj is working on a [...]

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Second Phase of LSU LIFT2 Grant Program Awards 14 Projects

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 5, 2015   BATON ROUGE – The second phase of the LSU LIFT2 Grant Program has concluded, and 14 proof-of-concept grants totaling $500,000 are being awarded to faculty representing all five of LSU’s research campuses. “With the second phase of LIFT2 grants being awarded, our faculty are showing that we are [...]

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An ecosystem for entrepreneurs

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DNA test promises personalized diet and fitness roadmap

See the type of research taking place at the Louisiana Emerging Technology Center: http://www.fox8live.com/story/27989201/dna-test-promises-personalized-diet-and-fitness-roadmap  

By | February 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DNA test promises personalized diet and fitness roadmap

Professor uses x-ray technology to combat air pollution

Posted on Oct 21, 2014 by Rose Velazquez Physics professor Guang Jia is using a new approach to combat an age-old issue: industrial air pollution. With funding provided by the LSU LIFT2 Grant Program, a University initiative created to fund projects in various colleges and academic disciplines, Jia and his colleagues are designing a new [...]

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Research Park Corporation Approves $250,000 to Launch the LSU Re-LIFT2 Fund

Baton Rouge, La. –At a meeting of its board of directors today, the Research Park Corporation approved $250,000 to launch the LSU Re-LIFT2 program, in partnership with the LSU Research and Technology Foundation (RTF). Re-LIFT will compliment LSU’s LIFT2 Fund which funds research projects across the LSU System which have yet to be licensed, optioned [...]

By | October 20th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Research Park Corporation Approves $250,000 to Launch the LSU Re-LIFT2 Fund

Fifteen LSU LIFT2 Grants to be Awarded, Totaling $500,000

Posted on Jul 15, 2014 in News, Research & Innovation The pilot phase of the LSU LIFT2 Grant Program has concluded, and 15 grants totaling $500,000 will be awarded to support proof of concept innovations. The LIFT2 grants will support projects ranging from a number of disciplines from all five of LSU’s research campuses. “We are pleased to award [...]

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