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Glenn Research Center

GRC-Developed Technology Receives the FLC 2009 Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer


“Atomic Oxygen-Textured Surfaces for Blood Glucose Monitoring” (Bruce Banks and Sharon Miller, Space Environment & Experiments Branch) has been selected as a winner of the 2009 Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer. This award is presented annually by the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (FLC). The award recognizes laboratory employees who have accomplished outstanding work in the process of transferring a technology developed by a federal laboratory to the commercial marketplace.

A distinguished panel of technology transfer experts from industry, state and local government, academia, and the federal laboratory system evaluated the nominations. An award ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 7, 2009 at the FLC National Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina.