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Biomimetic MicroElectronic Systems

This National Science Foundation-funded Engineering Research Center, based at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, is advancing the science and engineering of new biomimetic microelectronic systems and developing technology to treat such conditions as blindness and paralysis.

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The Internet

Scientists at USC's Information Sciences Institute invented the domain name system that translates.com, .gov, and other names into Internet Protocol addresses worldwide. ISI was instrumental to the creation of the TCP/IP communication protocol used on the Internet.

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NEW Web Portal for Inventions

USC Stevens launches new web portal, simplifying tech transfer. Faculty, disclose your invention now. More Information

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