Convergent Technology The Role of Engineering Education. Kenneth J. McLeod, Ph.D. Department of Bioengineering. Invention and Innovation. 1970s Government retained patents on technology derived from federal funding NASA, for example, owned over 31,000 patents by late 70s
Convergent TechnologyThe Role of Engineering Education
Kenneth J. McLeod, Ph.D.
Department of Bioengineering
“An innovator’s essential contribution
is to realize the promise of the known.”
- Harold Evans