Ashley Washburn, November 14, 2018
NUtech Ventures honors faculty innovators
NUtech Ventures recognized University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty at the 2018 Innovator Celebration on Nov. 6. Held during the fall Research Fair, the celebration featured faculty who have worked with NUtech to commercialize promising new technologies, including faculty who have launched their own companies.
The 2018 award winners are:
- John Woollam, George Holmes Distinguished Professor of electrical and computer engineering, Prem S. Paul Innovator of the Year award.
- Benjamin Terry, associate professor of mechanical and materials engineering, Breakthrough Innovation of the Year award.
- Bill Kreuser, assistant professor of agronomy and horticulture, Emerging Innovator of the Year award.
- Epicrop Technologies Inc., Startup Company of the Year award.