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Technology Ventures

Inventor Spotlight

Lauren Greenlee is transforming the way water enhances our lives. Her research at the University of Arkansas has led to eight active disclosures of her inventions, five active patent applications and is helping to spur the university’s efforts to commercialize innovations and drive the state’s economy.

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Technology Ventures commercializes world-class research to support a lasting knowledge-based economy to benefit Arkansas and the world. We help faculty and research scientists identify, protect, and commercialize intellectual property developed from their research or other university supported activities.

Technology Ventures is transitioning to a new database provider and the current online portal will be inactivated. During this transition period, please email ventures@uark.edu to submit a new invention disclosure. If you have any questions or need assistance with your disclosure, please contact Mark Lanoue at malanoue@uark.edu.


Technology Ventures is part of the University of Arkansas’ Fayetteville campus. Each member of our team has an appointment in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research . We work closely with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and the University of Arkansas Technology Development Foundation.

Each of our team has an appointment in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and Innovation. We work closely with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and the University of Arkansas Technology Development Foundation.

With the clear objective of facilitating the creation of a lasting knowledge-based economy, we engage inventors, faculty start-up/spin-out companies and businesses in transferring inventions into marketplace products and services.

As a condition of employment, University faculty and researchers have obligations pertaining to research conducted with university and third party support. Certain rights and rewards are due inventors/authors of intellectual property, as well. The university policies that cover these programs are 210.1 and 210.2.

David Hinton
David Hinton
Associate Director of Technology Ventures
Office (479) 575-5806
E-Mail: djhinton@uark.edu
Mark Lanoue
Mark Lanoue
Technology Manager
Office (479) 575-7243
E-Mail: malanoue@uark.edu