2020 National Award Winners


EXCELLENCE IN TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AWARD

Department of Agriculture

  • Agricultural Research Service
    “Odor/Ammonia Capping of Swine Lagoons using High Performance Nitrifiers”
  • Agricultural Research Service
    “Sensor Based Variable Rate Irrigation Control Increases Crop Water Productivity”

Department of Defense – US Army

  • US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center
    “Solid Decontamination (Decon) Blend”

Department of Defense – US Air Force

Department of Energy

  • Argonne National Laboratory
    “Pressure Consolidation Refueling Technology”
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    “IMPEDE® Embolization Plug”
  • Sandia National Laboratories
    “Small Reactor to Help Solve Worldwide Medical Isotope Shortage”
  • Sandia National Laboratories
    “Water-Go-Round Moves Hydrogen Fuel Cells to Commercial Waters”

Department of Health and Human Services – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    “Sensitive Genotyping Assay for Global Surveillance of HIV-1 Drug Resistance”

Department of Health and Human Services – National Institutes of Health


INTERAGENCY PARTNERSHIP AWARD

  • Food and Drug Administration
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • National Institutes of Health
    US Department of Agriculture
    “Transforming Food Safety Using GenomeTrakr and Pathogen Detection”

STATE AND LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Department of Defense – US Army

  • US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center
    “Maryland Defense Technology Commercialization Center (DefTec Center)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

  • NASA Johnson Space Center
    “Rockets and Rigs Hack-a-Thon”

IMPACT AWARD

Department of Commerce – National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Department of Defense

Department of Energy

  • Sandia National Laboratories
    “Sandia Scientists Changing the Way Men Approach Fertility”

Department of Health and Human Services – Food and Drug Administration

  • Food and Drug Administration
    “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration MyStudies Mobile Application”

TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER INNOVATION AWARD

Department of Agriculture

  • Agricultural Research Service
    “Innovation Fund Grant Program”

Department of Defense – US Navy

Department of Energy

Department of Health and Human Services – National Institutes of Health


TECHNOLOGY FOCUS AWARD

  • Agricultural Research Service
    “Sensor Based Variable Rate Irrigation Control Increases Crop Water Productivity”

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR AWARD


OUTSTANDING TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER PROFESSIONAL AWARD

  • Jason Martinez
    Sandia National Laboratories

LABORATORY DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD


FLC SERVICE AWARD – HAROLD METCALF AWARD

  • Dr. Robert Griesbach
    USDA Agricultural Research Service