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USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience/ Bridge Institute

This initiative unites the best minds in chemistry, biology, medicine, mathematics, engineering, physics and nanosciences — as well as experts in such areas as animation and cinematography — to build the first atomic resolution structure of man.

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Methanol Economy

The "George Olah Carbon Dioxide to Renewable Methanol Plant" of Carbon Recycling International in Iceland based on local geothermal energy. The first commercial carbon dioxide recycling plant operating in the world.

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Innovation and Entrepreneurship Memo

Services available that support innovation and entrepreneurship in the university: USC Stevens Center for Innovation is our technology transfer office, Incubate USC is USC’s portal to all university innovation and entrepreneurship programs, the DTLA Business Improvement District has launched an “Innovate LA” initiative to develop an innovation strategy to attract technology industries and startups into the downtown district. Full MEMO

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