Online Patent Module

Bob Barnes (Biomedical Engineering) and Melanie Sturgeon, Duke’s Librarian for Engineering, Physics and Computer Science, createda short online module to help Duke students apply for patents for their inventions. The module will also help students use existing resources on campus to help them navigate the patent application process.


Bob Barnes

Bob Barnes

 Melanie Sturgeon

Melanie Sturgeon


  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Duke University Libraries

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Launch Date:

  • January 2017

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