Jun 15th, 2018 ONAMI-supported technology gains $600M to advance immunotherapyOHSU spinout, ONAMI gap fund portfolio company, and OTRADI Bioscience Incubator tenant Tomegavax is now part of San Francisco-based Vir Technologies, backed by $600M in investment from the Gates Foundation, Arch Venture Partners and Softbank. The company is continuing its technology development in Portland. ... Read More >>

Jun 1st, 2018 Agility Robotics Named Startup of the YearThe Portland Business Journal honored ONAMI portfolio company Agility Robotics (Albany, Oregon) as the Startup of the Year at its Innovative Startups reception on May 31, 2018. ... Read More >>

May 9th, 2018 Northwest Medical Isotopes Gains NRC ApprovalONAMI portfolio company Northwest Medical Isotopes took a big step forward this week when it won approval from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to build a processing plant for radioactive medical isotopes. ... Read More >>

Mar 22nd, 2018 Agility Robotics Secures $8M Series A Funding to Enable Robotic Legged Locomotion in the Real WorldONAMI portfolio company Agility Robotics of Albany, Oregon has raised $8M in series A financing from an all-star list of investors with deep expertise in robotics: Playground Global of Silicon Valley, Sony Corporation of Japan, and returning investor Robotics Hub - a fund spun out of the National Robotics Engineering Center at Carnegie Mellon University. ... Read More >>

Jan 11th, 2018 Onboard Dynamics Launches Mobile Natural Gas Compressor, Strategic AllianceONAMI portfolio company Onboard Dynamics Announces Launch of Mobile Natural Gas Compressor and Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Linamar Corporation Volume commercial production of new GoFloTM CNG-80 compressor planned for 2018 . ... Read More >>

Dec 13th, 2017 Energy Storage Systems raises $13M Series B, plans Wilsonville factory automationONAMI gap fund portfolio company Energy Storage Systems, Inc. (ESS) has closed a $13M series B capital round led by BASF and will use proceeds of raise to expand production and automation at their Wilsonville, OR factory. ... Read More >>

Jul 20th, 2017 Free webinar series for science-based startups and entrepreneursIf you’re a science-based startup or entrepreneur and you’d like to know how to find customers, leverage your intellectual property, organize the company, or locate funding ... Read More >>

Jul 11th, 2017 Inpria raises $23.5 Million in Series B Funding Led by Samsung VenturesONAMI gap fund company Inpria, a pioneer in high-resolution metal oxide photoresists for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV), today announced that it has secured $23.5 million in Series B funding from a stellar syndicate representing leading players from across the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. ... Read More >>

Apr 5th, 2017 New approach to fight solid tumorsONAMI gap fund company Cascade Prodrug and researchers at Oregon State University have developed a new cancer-drug delivery system capable of exploiting the oxygen-poor areas of solid tumors that make the growths resistant to standard chemotherapy and ... Read More >>

Mar 27th, 2017 OSU Robotics and spinout Agility RoboticsOSU Robotics and spinout Agility Robotics, now part of the ONAMI gap portfolio, gain worldwide publicity following the unveiling of their next-generation in a revolutionary line of bi-pedal robot platforms. ... Read More >>

Feb 28th, 2017 ONAMI member joins National Academy of InventorsONAMI member researcher and OSU professor John Wager was recently named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. This prestigious title is given to academic inventors who have created or facilitated innovations that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society. ... Read More >>

Jan 11th, 2017 Onboard Dynamics lands major development partnerONAMI Gap portfolio company Onboard Dynamics, Inc. announced today it has signed a contract with Southern California Gas Co. to fund the demonstration and testing of a new mobile natural gas compressor to be used to re-fuel compressed natural gas vehicles no matter where they are. The mobile natural ... Read More >>

Jan 6th, 2017 TomegaVax in the newsONAMI Gap fund portfolio company TomegaVax has been acquired by newly formed Vir Biotechnology of San Francisco, following a $150M investment commitment by ARCH Ventures and undisclosed amounts from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and other potential investors. ... Read More >>

Dec 27th, 2016 Advances in flexible electronicsONAMI member Rajiv Malhotra's Oregon State University research has yielded a method for faster production of advanced, flexible electronics. Taking a deeper look at photonic sintering of silver nanoparticle films--the use of intense pulsed light to rapidly fuse ... Read More >>

Dec 20th, 2016 ONAMI Technology Lab at OSU, along with PNNL, to lead new federal energy efficiency effortOregon State University, with partner with Pacific Northwest National Laboratories, will co-direct the Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment Institute, the most recent of 10 advanced manufacturing ... Read More >>

Nov 15th, 2016 Inpria takes offInpria was one of ONAMI's first gap-program-funded startups. The year was 2007. Now, its novel class of photoresist materials—metal oxide photoresists—addresses emerging needs in the electronics industry, and the community has taken notice. Last month the American Chemical Society ... Read More >>

Nov 3rd, 2016 ONAMI investment in semiconductor technology read the marketONAMI’s investment in novel semiconductor technology over many years was affirmed earlier this week when the White House announced the formation of a high-level working group composed of federal, industry and academic leaders whose mission is to ensure the global competitiveness of the US semiconductor industry. ... Read More >>

Oct 6th, 2016 Real-time water monitoring in Riddle, OregonONAMI portfolio company ZAPS Technologies’ LiquID Station is providing quality control feedback for the very forward-looking Riddle (ORR) Public Works Department, showing that its novel Hybrid Multispectral Analysis technology is an affordable fit for cities of all sizes. ... Read More >>

Sep 12th, 2016 ONAMI gap fund company Abom closes $8.6M roundAbom, a maker of high-end anti-fogging ski goggles, has closed out its first major round of funding at $8.6 million. The startup, based in Tigard, Oregon, has been slowly raising the round for the past two years and will use the capital ... Read More >>

Aug 22nd, 2016 And the winner isDoug Keszler, ONAMI member researcher and Oregon State University Professor of Chemistry, is recipient of the 2017 American Chemical Society’s National Award in Chemistry of Materials. Keszler’s numerous roles and titles at OSU include: Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and ... Read More >>

Jun 27th, 2016 New shade of blueMas Subramanian, ONAMI’s first Signature Researcher and OSU Professor of Chemistry discovered the world's newest shade of blue, a brilliantly bright, durable pigment called YInMn blue, now licensed for commercial use ... Read More >>

Apr 7th, 2016 ONAMI gap fund company ESS helps partner wine with renewable energy The ESS plant was bustling with activity earlier this week as a new All-Iron Flow Battery system left the dock on its way to the Stone ... Read More >>

Mar 1st, 2016 ONAMI gap fund company Inpria lands 2 more high-flying investorsSemiconductor materials company Inpria, one of ONAMI's first gap fund grant recipients, has snagged two new industry investors joining the company’s already big name backers. Air Liquide Venture Capital, the investing arm of global industrial ... Read More >>

Feb 25th, 2016 ONAMI front and center on the Golden Mole Award shortlistFrom over 300 submissions, an ONAMI member researcher and an ONAMI gap fund company have made this year's shortlist of 12 Golden Mole Award nominees. The Golden Mole Award from National Public Radio's Skunk Bear celebrates moments of serendipity in science. ... Read More >>

Jan 21st, 2016 OSU and Amorphyx display technologyAn ONAMI member researcher at Oregon State Univesrsity and Amorphyx, an ONAMI gap fund program company, headline the Jan/Feb 2016 issue of the "Society for Information Display." Our edited version of the journal ... Read More >>

Jan 21st, 2016 ONAMI gap fund program company, ONAMI Board of Director take top awards at 2016 Celebrate CorvallisRich Carter and Mike Standen, co-founders of Valliscor, an ONAMI gap fund company, were awarded "Entrepreneur of the Year," and ONAMI Board member Tim Weber, manager of the Hewlett-Packard Corvallis site was named Business Person of the Year; ... Read More >>

Jan 15th, 2016 Sequel Spinoffs: A look at the next projects of Oregon professor-preneursWe hear from four Oregon professors at the helm of spinoff companies about the challenges and benefits of launching a company from within the halls of academia. ... Read More >>

Jan 15th, 2016 Oregon startups are more than just soft(ware)An old HP colleague of mine starting a microelectronics miniaturization company (for wearables, etc.) in Sunnyvale likes to refer to the Bay Area as "Coder Valley"--not so much silicon there these days (though there ... Read More >>

Dec 2nd, 2015 Breakthrough in physics of photonic sinteringONAMI researchers at Oregon State University have made a breakthrough in understanding the physics of photonic ‘sintering’, which could lead to advances in solar cells, flexible electronics, sensors and other high-tech products printed onto something as simple as a sheet of paper or plastic. Sintering is the fusing of nanoparticles to form a solid, ... Read More >>

Nov 30th, 2015 Discovery could open door to freezing tissues, whole organsONAMI member sesearchers in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University have discovered a new approach to “vitrification,” or ice-free cryopreservation, that could ultimately allow a much wider use of extreme cold to preserve tissues ... Read More >>

Nov 25th, 2015 Wired Magazine stares at anti-reflective coatingsONAMI Member Researcher Chih-hung Chang's work on anti-reflective coating caught the eye of Wired Magazine. See what they saw in the video "How moth eyes Inspired the camera lens." ... Read More >>

Nov 12th, 2015 Researchers identify new storage tech for concentrated solar power plantsOregon State University ONAMI members researchers and collaborators at the University of Florida have developed a new storage technology that could enable ... Read More >>

Oct 30th, 2015 ONAMI gap fund companies win PBJ 2015 Oregon Manufacturing AwardsONAMI gap funding program companies Valliscor, LLC and Energy Storage Systems, Inc. have been named winners of Portland Business Journal’s 2015 Oregon Manufacturing Awards. Valliscor won Manufacturer of the Year, and ESS ... Read More >>

Oct 28th, 2015 Robot with the most human-like gaitONAMI member researcher Jonathan Hurst and members of Oregon State University's Dynamic Robotics Laboratory have developed a robot that mimics human walking dynamics and promises a revolution in robotic locomotion. Based on the so called "spring-mass" concept ... Read More >>

Oct 8th, 2015 ONAMI gap company ESS secures $3.2M in new investmentEnergy Storage System Inc. has closed a Series A Round led by Pangaea Ventures to commercialize its All-Iron Redox Flow Battery (IFB). The company is ready to begin commercializing a storage battery for solar and wind power. ONAMI provided ESS with its first significant infusion of startup ... Read More >>

Oct 6th, 2015 ONAMI member researcher wins $800K in NSF fundingOSU professor Mas Subramanian will soon embark on highly significant scientific research and discovery after winning two prestigious highly competitive National Science Foundation (NSF) grants. Subramanian and his research team were awarded a three-year ... Read More >>

Oct 1st, 2015 ONAMI portfolio company Nemametrix chosen as Bend Venture Conference rowth state finalistNemaMetrix, an ONAMI gap company offering an early stage drug discovery platform competed against nine others in the first round of the "Growth Stage" category and was just announced as one of five finalists who ... Read More >>

Sep 30th, 2015 ONAMI gap company Dune Sciences takes the funk outdeFUNKit is Dune Sciences' novel fabric treatment that can be applied to activewear clothing to prevent odor-causing bacteria from growing — ideally, allowing runners or athletes to wear shirts several times before needing to be washed ... Read More >>

Sep 30th, 2015 ONAMI researcher co-developer of WiFi 10xResearchers at OSU have developed a new technology that can increase the bandwidth of WiFi systems by 10 times, using LED lights to transmit information. ONAMI member researcher Alan Wang ... Read More >>

Sep 23rd, 2015 Oregon State University awarded $2.5M DOE grantto continue development of a microchannel solar receiver, building on a current SunShot project and using supercritical CO2 (sCO2) as the heat transfer fluid. ... Read More >>

Sep 20th, 2015 OSU lands a piece of $4.5M NSF nanotechnology grantTwo ONAMI Technology Labs at Oregon State University will work together with the University of Washington on a $4.5 million federal grant designed to create infrastructure for nanotechnology research. ... Read More >>

Aug 3rd, 2015 Onboard Dynamics to Be Featured at White House Demo DayONAMI gap fund company Onboard Dynamics, an innovator in alternative refueling technologies, will highlight its natural gas compression capabilities at the first-ever White House Demo Day on Tuesday, August 4. “U.S. policymakers increasingly are evaluating how alternative fuels can impact our country’s overall energy use,” said Rita Hansen, CEO of Onboard Dynamics. ... Read More >>

Jul 6th, 2015 ONAMI member researchers fabricate silverONAMI member researchers at Oregon State University report that they have invented a way to fabricate silver, opening broad applications in microelectronics, sensors, energy devices, low emissivity coatings and even transparent displays. ... Read More >>

Jun 22nd, 2015 ONAMI gap company Onboard Dynamics’ natural-gas powered vehicle moves aheadWith funding from ONAMI, the US Department of Energy (ARPA-E), Oregon BEST and other supporters, Onboard Dynamics, Inc. and Dr. Chris Hagen ... Read More >>

Jun 22nd, 2015 ONAMI Signature Faculty Fellow appointed first OSU endowed professor in Humanitarian EngineeringONAMI Signature Faculty Fellow Kendra Sharp, Oregon State University Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been named the inaugural holder of OSU’s Richard and Gretchen Evans Professor of Humanitarian Engineering Professorship. ... Read More >>

May 29th, 2015 ONAMI member researcher's brilliant new pigment is ready to go to marketA brilliant new blue pigment uncovered serendipitously in the OSU lab of ONAMI’s first Signature Researcher Fellow Mas Subramanian has been licensed and is now reaching the marketplace, where it will be used in a wide range of coatings and plastics. ... Read More >>

Apr 10th, 2015 ONAMI gap company lands $250K from Wells FargoONAMI gap fund program company Energy Storage Systems (ESS) will receive $250,000 and technical support from Wells Fargo Bank under a new Innovation Incubator program aimed at the cleantech industry. ESS is rapidly gaining a reputation in the Northwest for its work to create a battery that uses iron as its medium. ... Read More >>

Apr 3rd, 2015 Optics, nanotechnology combined to create low-cost sensor for gasesONAMI member researchers at Oregon State University have combined innovative optical technology with nanocomposite thin-films to create a new type of sensor that is inexpensive, fast, highly sensitive and able to detect and analyze a wide range of gases. ... Read More >>

Mar 17th, 2015 'Additive manufacturing' could greatly improve diabetes managementONAMI member researchers at Oregon State University have used "additive manufacturing" to dreate an improved glcose sensor for Patients with Type 1 diabetes. A key advance is use of electrohydrodynamic jet, or "e-jet" printing, to make the sensor. Conceptually, e-jet printing is a little like an ... Read More >>

Feb 11th, 2015 This town in Oregon is supposedly more ‘innovative’ than SeattleIf Corvallis, Ore., is looking for a new slogan to slap on its town sign, it might be this: “Welcome to Corvallis. More innovative than Seattle.” At least, that’s according to Nerdwallet’s list of “America’s Most Innovative Tech Hubs,” which listed the Oregon town at No. 4, ahead of Seattle at No 5. ... Read More >>

Feb 5th, 2015 ONAMI gap company selected for RAIN business acceleratorNemaMetrix, a University of Oregon spin-off that got its start as an ONAMI gap funding company, has been chosen for the RAIN business accelerator in Eugene. ... Read More >>

Jan 28th, 2015 Everything you need to know about nanopesticidesONAMI Member Researcher Stacey Harper has never been a farmer. In wooded Alsea, Oregon, Harper is more likely to be found hunting elk than sowing seeds. Rather, it’s Harper’s work in the laboratory that links her to the soil. A scientist at Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, Harper is doggedly researching tiny, human-made substances called nanoparticles ... Read More >>

Jan 26th, 2015 Perpetua raises $3 million in new investment fundsPORTLAND, OR –– Perpetua Power Source Technologies, Inc., leading manufacturer of renewable energy solutions and ONAMI Commercialization Fund Program gap company, announced it has closed a $3 million investment led by current investors and joined by NextSteps Capital. Perpetua will utilize the funding to continue to enhance its products and expand its production capabilities. ... Read More >>

Jan 26th, 2015 Perpetua announces wearable thermoelectric technology spin-offPerpetua Power Source Technologies, Inc. will continue to build on its momentum in the industrial wireless sensor markets, while the new spin-off, Thermogen Technologies, Inc., will strategically focus on the rapidly expanding wearables and IoT markets. ... Read More >>

Dec 19th, 2014 ONAMI researchers look into the 'maze' of connections in photoactive quantum dotsUniversity of Oregon professors Mark Lonergan and Andrew Marcus, both ONAMI members, working with Swedish researchers, used modified UO spectroscopy equipment at UO to see how captured sunlight can be converted into electricity. ... Read More >>

Dec 9th, 2014 ONAMI researcher elected as 2014 Fellow to AAASONAMI member researcher and OSU professor of Chemistry Vince Remcho and two other OSU faculty members have been elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and a publisher of peer-reviewed journals. ... Read More >>

Dec 5th, 2014 New type of semiconductor could change face of consumer electronicsAdvances in semiconductor material and design by ONAMI member and Oregon State University Professor John Wager may be about to shake up the field of consumer electronics. ... Read More >>

Dec 3rd, 2014 Atmospheric carbon dioxide used for energy storage productsOregon State University professor Xiulei (David) Ji, an ONAMI member, is lead author of a just-published in Nano Energy whose findings report a fascinating new way to take some of the atmospheric carbon dioxide that’s causing the greenhouse effect and use it to make an advanced, high-value material for use in energy storage products. ... Read More >>

Dec 1st, 2014 University-industry collaboration points to imporved nanomaterialsA potential path to identify imperfections and improve the quality of nanomaterials for use in next-generation solar cells has emerged from a collaboration by the University of Oregon lab of ONAMI member researcher and UO professor George Nazin and industry researchers with Voxtel Nanophotonics. ... Read More >>

Nov 19th, 2014 New advance in cryopreservation could change management of world blood suppliesONAMI member and Oregon State University researcher Adam Higgins has identified a method to rapidly prepare frozen red blood cells for transfusions, which may offer an important new way to manage blood ... Read More >>

Nov 14th, 2014 ONAMI gap fund startup ESS gains recognition and momentumONAMI gap fund program startup Energy Storage Systems was the winner at this week's Seattle Angel Conference and, closer to home, will be honored next week by Sustainable Business Oregon with its "Innovation in Sustainability" award. ... Read More >>

Nov 5th, 2014 New blue pigment draws interest from artists, industryMas Subramanian, OSU Professor of Chemistry and ONAMI’s first Signature Researcher, discovered a new type of durable, environmentally-benign blue pigment that displays unusual characteristics in reflecting heat – a compound that could become important to the visual arts and energy conservation alike. ... Read More >>

Oct 27th, 2014 Meet ONAMI's newest gap fund program start-up Onboard DynamicsOnboard Dynamics, a spinoff of Oregon State University-Cascades , and ONAMI's newest gap fund program company, is partnering with Czero to develop a next-generation natural gas engine that can refuel the vehicle from any low-pressure natural gas service line. ... Read More >>

Sep 24th, 2014 Microreactor pumps biodieselPORTLAND, Oregon — A tiny chemical reactor that can convert vegetable oil directly into biodiesel could help farmers turn some of their crops into homegrown fuel to operate agricultural equipment instead of relying on costly imported oil. The research on this novel approach to green energy is being conducted at the Microproducts Breakthrough Institute, an ONAMI Technology Lab affiliated with Oregon State University. ... Read More >>

Sep 5th, 2014 Built Oregon is looking to write the Great Oregon (Innovation) NovelBuilt Oregon is a digital magazine that will tell the stories of entrepreneurship, innovation, and collaboration happening throughout Oregon. The Oregon story of innovation and entrepreneurship is one of passion, inspiration, perspiration, dedication, and collaboration. ... Read More >>

Aug 15th, 2014 ONAMI researchers land one of the first Walmart US Manufacturing Innovation Funds grantsCORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State University has been chosen for one of the first seven grants from the Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund created by Walmart and The Walmart Foundation to help accelerate manufacturing in the United States. The MBI facility in Corvallis, an ONAMI Technology Lab, will be the principal venue for research activities, and lead investigators Sundar Atre and Rajiv Malhotra are both ONAMI member researchers. ... Read More >>

Aug 14th, 2014 CSD Nano launches MoreSun Indiegogo campaignONAMI Gap Program company CSD Nano has launched a funding initiative that seeks beta sites to demonstrate the performance of its MoreSun anti-reflective coating for solar arrays. Company advisor John De Vos urges those interested in solar power to "check out the launch of our Indiegogo campaign for MoreSun - the world's first anti-reflective coating for direct application to solar panels already in the field." ... Read More >>

Aug 4th, 2014 Inpria and Amorphyx gather honors at SemiconONAMI gap fund portfolio companies Inpria and Amorphyx won significant recognition at the Silicon Innovation Forum at Semicon West, as both corporate and VC investors discussed strategies for early stage investments in semiconductor technology and adjacent fields. Inpria was highlighted by Intel Capital, Samsung Ventures and Applied Materials Ventures. ... Read More >>

Aug 1st, 2014 The man who brings science to lifeONAMI Entreprenuer-in-Residence Augie Sick helps breakthroughs in the lab solve problems and create jobs in the process. Augie Sick was in charge of mergers and acquisitions for Invitrogen, a California biotech company, when the Eugene firm Molecular Probes ... Read More >>

Jul 30th, 2014 Puralytics wins BlueTech Award at SIWWONAMI Gap Fund Program company Puralytics has won the the Disrupt-o-Meter™ Award at this year’s BlueTech awards at TechXchange at Singapore International Water Week (SIWW). Companies participated in the TechShowcase at the TechXchange, which provided a platform for innovative companies to connect with potential partners and investors from around the world. ... Read More >>

Jul 21st, 2014 DesignMedix closes second angel round of $1.5 millionDesignMedix, Inc., a biotech startup with ties to Portland State University, has closed a second round of angel funding from investors in the Northwest. Investors include Portland Seed Fund, as well as members of Bellingham Angels, Oregon Angel Fund, Seraph Angel Network, Willamette Angel Conference, Keiretsu Angel Forum and Tacoma Angel Network. ... Read More >>

Jul 3rd, 2014 OSU grant allows researchers to continue fight against 'hidden killer'Oregon State University researchers, among them principal investigator and ONAMI member Adam Higgins, have won grants that will help them study the treatment and prevention of sepsis. The blood poisoning condition is fatal to more people in the U.S. each year than AIDS, breast cancer and prostate cancer combined, according to OSU. In that sense,it’s called the “hidden killer.” ... Read More >>

Jul 3rd, 2014 OSU scientists develop way to see 'chemistry in action' with imaging technologyONAMI Member Chong Fang, Oregon State University assistant professor of chemistry, and colleagues have helped develop a “molecular movie” technology that is more powerful than anything that has existed previously and, according to OSU, will enable extraordinary gains in bio-imaging and health research. The imaging is fast enough to observe life processes as they happen, frame by frame, at the molecular level, OSU announced today. ... Read More >>

Jun 20th, 2014 Inpria raises another $1.5 million for new semiconductor production technologyInpria, one of the first of now 40 ONAMI Gap Fund startup companies, has just announced that it's raised $1.45 million from the Oregon Angel Fund. OAF is a collection of local investors backing early-stage startups. Oregon startups typically start with small, local investors, and then hit up the big players once they've gained some traction. ... Read More >>

Jun 11th, 2014 Technology using microwave heating may impact electronics manufactureCORVALLIS, Ore. – Engineers at Oregon State University have successfully shown that a continuous flow reactor can produce high-quality nanoparticles by using microwave-assisted heating – essentially the same forces that heat up leftover food with such efficiency. ... Read More >>

Apr 22nd, 2014 2014 Willamette Angel Conference: A showcase of great ideas in OregonEnergy Storage Systems has won the 2014 Willamette Angel Conference, with an expected investment of at least $265,000. ONAMI is pleased to be a sponsor of the 6th Annual Willamette Angel Conference 2014, held this year in Eugene, Oregon, at the University of Oregon’s Ford Alumni Center ... Read More >>

Mar 28th, 2014 ONAMI commercialization project spinout lifts off in Oregon’s Willamette ValleyShoei Electronic Materials Inc. has bought property in west Eugene with plans to expand its research and development and start production of a nanotechnology that could revolutionize televisions, smartphones and other devices. The company, a subsidiary of Japan-based Shoei Chemical Inc., bought the 5-acre lot in the ... Read More >>

Feb 20th, 2014 ONAMI gap fund portfolio Inpria, Corp. today announced $4.7M in new investmentCORVALLIS, Ore. – Inpria Corporation, a pioneer in high-resolution photoresists, announced today that it has received $4.7M of a committed $7.3M financing. The round was led by Samsung Venture Investment Corporation ... Read More >>

Feb 13th, 2014 ONAMI gap company Amorphyx awarded prestigious National Science Foundation grantAmorphyx, an early-stage startup developing a new type of electronic device that reduces the cost of LCDs through simplifying the backplane manufacturing process, today announced that the National Science Foundation has awarded the company the prestigious Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase 1 grant. ... Read More >>

Dec 9th, 2013 Oregon scientists offer new insights on controlling nanoparticle stabilityEUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon chemists studying the structure of ligand-stabilized gold nanoparticles have captured fundamental new insights about their stability. The information, they say, could help to maintain a desired, integral property in nanoparticles ... Read More >>

Nov 6th, 2013 UO-OSU collaboration leads to breakthrough in understanding aluminumResearchers in the Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry, a collaboration of the University of Oregon and Oregon State University, have developed the first platform to fully study and understand the aqueous chemistry of aluminum – one of the world's most important metals. ... Read More >>

Oct 15th, 2013 MIM Diodes Pave Way For Higher-Speed CircuitsResearchers in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR) have made advances in metal-insulator-metal (MIM) diodes that could eventually render silicon-based integrated circuits (ICs) obsolete, at least for extremely high-speed, high-frequency applications. ... Read More >>

Apr 11th, 2013 A solar booster shot for natural gas power plantsRICHLAND, Wash. – Natural gas power plants can use about 20 percent less fuel when the sun is shining by injecting solar energy into natural gas with a new system being developed by the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. The system converts natural gas and sunlight into a more energy-rich fuel called syngas ... Read More >>

Jun 12th, 2012 ONAMI Signature Researcher Discovers New Reflective CompoundCORVALLIS, Ore. – Mas Subramanian, OSU Professor of Chemistry and ONAMI’s first Signature Researcher, has discovered a new type of durable, environmentally-benign blue pigment that displays unusual characteristics in reflecting heat – it’s a “cool blue” compound that ... Read More >>