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SETI Institute

The SETI Institute, a USC affiliate, explores, studies and explains the origin, nature and prevalence of life in the universe including work in astrobiology and search technology.

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Integrated Circuit Prototyping

MOSIS prototypes new integrated circuits by merging multiple designs onto multi-project wafers to share the cost of fabrication. Created in 1981, it is one of the first applications of the Internet outside of high performanace computing.

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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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Research Calendar

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