On Feb. 16, Fermilab recognized 33 laboratory employees for their technological innovations, honoring them with the Fermilab Inventor Awards. Hosted by Office of Partnerships and Technology Transfer Manager Cherri Schmidt, the ceremony celebrated employees who earned patents and submitted records of invention from 2013 to 2015. Scientist Arden Warner gave a special lecture, “Electromagnetic Mop: Technology Transfer from the Laboratory Toward the Marketplace.”
A reception followed the ceremony.
Recipients of records of invention
|Jeffry L. Andresen||Sergey Kazakov||Ralph Pasaquinelli|
|Emanuela Barzi||Todd R. Johnson||Marvin Olson|
|Lauren Biron||Robert Kephart||Alan Prosser|
|Brian Edward Chase||Timergali Khabiboulline||David R. Pushka|
|John Chramowicz||Thomas Kroc||Ryan Rivera|
|Philip DeMar||Tiehui (Ted) Liu||Arden Warner|
|Grzegorz Deptuch||Alex Lumpkin||Wenji Wu|
|Farah Fahim||Andrei Lunin||Vyacheslav Yakovlev|
|Ivan Gonin||Nikolai Mokhov||Liang Zhang|
|James R. Hoff||Brian Nord||Alexander Zholents|
|Elise Jennings||Jamieson T. Olsen||Tom Zimmerman|
Chief Operating Officer Tim Meyer and DOE Fermi Site Office Manager Michael Weis presented the employees who earned patents with plaques.
Not pictured below is retiree Marvin Olson, who was awarded a patent, “Channel Nut Tool,” patent #9,233,459, issued Jan. 12, 2016.