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Group study spaces have been repurposed to facilitate proper physical distancing. Learn more about our safe and smart RESTART here.
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Conduct patent and citation searches of inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering using value-added patent information from Derwent World Patent Index® as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index®. Reduce duplication of R&D; track competitors' activities; detect and avoid patent infringement; identify potential gaps in the marketplace and possible licensing opportunities.