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Guide to the Office of Licensing and Ventures Records, 1957-1988

Abstract

The Office of Licensing and Ventures serves Duke University and its Medical Center and is responsible for commercially-sponsored research, patents and licenses, new venture activity, corporate gifts, and corporate vending relationships. Contains the case files, correspondence, and records of medical, chemical, and engineering patents submitted by Duke University personnel from 1957 to 1988.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Office of Licensing and Ventures records
Creator
Duke University. Office of Licensing and Ventures.
Extent
14.0 linear feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

The collection contains case files, correspondence, and records of medical, chemical, and engineering patents submitted by Duke University personnel from 1957 to 1988. These patents were processed by University Counsel and the Patent Administration Office.

All case files submitted were numbered consecutively and also given a code derived from the patent application submitter's name and sequence of individual applications. These case files are split into at least two groups, listed below as the Contents List and as part of Accession UA2014.0082, but are part of the same sequence.

Administrative Information

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Container List

The materials in this series include numbered case files related to patent applications, although this run of case files is not complete. All case files submitted were numbered consecutively and also given a code derived from the patent application submitter's name and sequence of individual applications. Additional case files may be found in Accession UA2014.0082 which may be missing from this consecutive list.

Previous inventions, 1957-1963
Box 1
Previous inventions, 1962-1965
Box 1
Barber, Bill [1965]
Box 1
002, AP-01, Fried, A.
Box 1
003, JB-02, Bonaventura, J.
Box 1
004, EE-01, Ellinwood, E.
Box 1
005, RB-01, Balbaban; et al
Box 1
006, NG-01, Guttman, N.
Box 1
009, BN-01, Newton, B.
Box 1
10, RM-01, Melosh, R.
Box 1
13, JL-01, Laszlo, J.
Box 1
15, FK-01, Klein, F. I
Box 1
17, BS-01, Stars, W.
Box 1
18, AJ-01, Johnson, A.
Box 1
21, NP-01, Porter, N.
Box 1
22, JC-01, Corless, Joseph,
Box 2
23, CC-01., Carroll, C.
Box 2
24, KY-04, Yow, K.
Box 2
25, HR-01, Robinson, H.
Box 2
27, WS-02, Stars, W.
Box 2
28, WS-03, Stars, W.
Box 2
30, RS-02, Smith, R., et al
Box 2
31, WL-01, Longley, W.
Box 2
32, AH-01, Herrick, A.
Box 2
33, BS-04, Stars, W.
Box 2
35, RB-04, Bindewald, et al
Box 2
36, DD-01, Durack, D
Box 2
39, JL-01, Lancaster J
Box 2
40, MW-01, Roeback, J.
Box 3
41, MW-01, Wargyneski, M.
Box 3
42, RH-01, Harris, R.
Box 3
48, WL-01, Longley, W.
Box 3
49, WL-03, Longley, W.
Box 3
50, TD-01, Dixon, T.
Box 3
52, RJ-01, Jones/Colver
Box 3
56, EB-01, Block, E.
Box 3
58, DG-01, Grahan/Sahmel
Box 3
58, DG-01, Graham, Sahmel
Box 3
59, TW-01, Wilson/Moore
Box 3
60, TW-02, Wilson/Moore
Box 3
61, TW-03, Wilson/Moore
Box 3
65, NH-O1, Noordned
Box 4
66, MH-O1, Hankes, Max
Box 4
68, RB-01, Bell, Robert
Box 4
70, WA-01, Anderson, William
Box 4
71, VP-03, Petrow, Vladmir
Box 4
72, LL-01, Lochman, Laurence B.
Box 4
73, JT-01, Torre-Bueno, Jose
Box 4
74, DI-01, Danish Invention Center
Box 4
75, JK-01, Kozacik, J.
Box 4
76, JT-02, Torre-Bueno, J
Box 4
77, JT-03, Torre-Bueno, J
Box 4
78, JT-04, Torre-Bueno, J
Box 4
79, GM-01, Michalopou
Box 4
80, JT-05, Torre-Bueno, J
Box 5
81, RW-01, Whorton/Kitchell
Box 5
82, MW-03, Wolbarsht, Myron
Box 5
85, DT-01, Tosteson, D.
Box 5
86, DT-02, Tosteson, D.
Box 5
87, DT-03, Tosteson, D.
Box 5
88, DT-04, Tosteson, D.
Box 5
89, WS-01, Smith/Lastra
Box 5
93, MCM-01, Cushman, et al
Box 5
94, MCM-02, Cushman/Anderson
Box 5
95, DI-02, Danish Invention Center
Box 5
96, AJ-02, Johnson, Allan G.
Box 5
98, FJ-05, Jobsis, Frans
Box 5
99, VP-04, Petrow, V.
Box 5
101, DL-.01, Lambeth
Box 5
103, JB-05, Bonaventura
Box 5
104, FC-01, Cocks, et al
Box 5
107, FO-O1, O'Foghludha
Box 5
108, PS-01, Smith/Cox
Box 5
109, SP-01, Pinnell, S.
Box 5
110, KM-01, Moore, et al
Box 5
111, RL-01, Lung, et al
Box 5
113, JW-01, Walsh, J.
Box 5
114, TB-01, Bjornsson
Box 5
116, BW-01, Wassynger et al
Box 5
118, RO-01, Overaker
Box 6
119, CL-01, Lochmuller/Marshall
Box 6
121, RO-02, Overaker, R.
Box 6
122, PMK-01, McKee, P.
Box 6
125, BA-01, Allen/Somjes
Box 6
126, TB-02, Bjornsson, T.
Box 6
127, TB-03, Bjornsson, T.
Box 6
130, PM-02, Modrich/Cheng
Box 6
133, DAd-02, Arnold/Anderson
Box 6
134, DAd-03, Arnold/Anderson
Box 6
136, JW-01, Wilkins/Wakil
Box 6
138, JCI-01, Collins
Box 6
139, RBr-O1, Burns, R.
Box 6
140, WSK-01, Sedwick, F
Box 6
141, TH-O1, Hight/ , Holt
Box 6
143, RV-01, Vann, Richard
Box 7
146, TH-02, Hight/Lobaglio
Box 7
147, JT-01, Tewksbury
Box 7
148, TH-03, Hight, et al
Box 7
150, EM-01, Montagno
Box 7
151, JR-01, Richardson
Box 7
157, IF-01, Fridovich, I.
Box 7
160, RV-02, Vann, Richard
Box 7
162, DPI-01, Palmer
Box 7
170, LH-01, Hedlund/Reitz
Box 7
175, FC-02, Cocks, Franklin
Box 7
189, PB-01, Brady, Pat
Box 7
195, JB-11, Bonaventura
Box 7
197, JB-13, Bonaventura
Box 7
199, TB-05, Bjornsson, T.
Box 7
203, RP-01, Peter, R.
Box 7
211, MC-01, Cloyd, M.
Box 7
216, JB-14, Bonaventura
Box 7
221, CK-01, Konger, C.
Box 7
222, EA-O1, Arnett, E.
Box 7
230, TK-O1, Koerner, T.
Box 7
232, HR-03, Robinson, H.
Box 7
235, FC-04, Cocks, Franklin
Box 7
237, ML-01, Lamvik
Box 7
238, AC-O1, Crumbliss, A.L.
Box 7
253, EC-O1, Cox, E., et al
Box 7
254, LA-01, Antonovics, L.
Box 7
258, JKp-01, Koepke, John
Box 7
259, JKp-02 , Koepke, John
Box 7
261, KB-01, Bowyer, K,
Box 7
262, KB-02, Bowyer, K.
Box 7
268, JKp-01-03, Koepke, J.ohn
Box 8
346, BH-O1, Haynes, B.
Box 8
368, B -, Burton
Box 8
404, Bonaventura
Box 8
405, Russell, Roy D.
Box 8
417, Comfort, B. J.
Box 8
FK-02, Klein, Fritz
Box 8
GR-01, Rosen, G
Box 8
KS-01, Schneider, Kenneth
Box 8
WB-01, Burns et al.
Box 8
DHm-01, Hickingbotham/McCuen
Box 8
PM-01, Modrich, Paul
Box 9
DL-02, Lambeth, Dave
Box 9
WH-01, Hubbard, William
Box 9
BH-02, Haynes, Barton
Box 9
449 Gillham
Box 9
488 Arnett, Edward
Box 9

Accession UA2014.0082, 1960s-1987

The materials in this accession include numbered case files that were stored separately from the rest of the consecutive run of files, but which were numbered as part of that group. Please refer to the first nine boxes in this collection for additional case files. This accession also includes correspondence and materials related to other inventions and work not processed through the Office of Licensing and Ventures.

Case files 1-7
Box 10
Case files 7-29
Box 11
Case files 29-64
Box 12
Case files 69-131
Box 13
Case files 145-228
Box 14
Case files 208-298
Box 15
Case files 299-374
Box 16
Case files 374-490
Box 17
Case files 493-587
Box 18
Correspondence A-D
Box 18
Correspondence E-M
Box 19
Correspondence M-T
Box 20
Correspondence T-Z
Box 21
Outside Inventions and Consultations
Box 21
Outside Inventions and Consultations
Box 22

Historical Note

The Office of Licensing and Ventures (OLV) serves Duke University and its Medical Center and is responsible for commercially-sponsored research, patents and licenses, new venture activity, corporate gifts, and corporate vending relationships. Prior to the establishment of the CVD, patents were processed by the Patent Administration Office and University Counsel, the Office of Science and Technology, the Office of Technology Transfer, University Patent Policy Committee, and the Office of Corporate and Venture Development (CVD).

Subject Headings

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Office of Licensing and Ventures Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Patent Administration Records were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1987.

Processing Information

Processed by Emily Glenn, November 2002

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, January 2007