The Research Management and Transfer Department offers individual advice and support on inventions and patents to all of HHU’s academic staff.
Our advice, which is provided - if required - in cooperation with PROvendis GmbH (the patent marketing agency of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia) covers the following topics:
- Patenting procedure at HHU
- Inventions in science: Publications, invention and inventor status, sharing of revenue
- IPR clauses in contracts with third-party funding bodies
- How to carry out patent searches
- Commercialization options: Sale and licensing of patents