About Us

The TRC is responsible for the commercialization of discoveries originating in-house. The team at TRC provides support to realize the value of research discoveries in the market by way of licensing and leverage the IP generated on campus. With Technology transfer awareness developing in India, the TRC has a fundamental role in reinforcing and transforming blue sky research to market uptake. The TRC thus aims to strengthen JNCASR’s capacity to generate new knowledge that will feed back into the economy and society.

Our Mission

TRC aims at reinforcing excellence, dynamism and creativity in research and thus drive productivity growth, improve social prosperity that will allow Indians to lead in the global economy.

Our activities

Technical Research Center

Project Funding Infrastructure Creation IP Creation & Management Industrial collaboration Tech/Ip licensing Spin-off Creation Industrial Consulting
Call for proposal Brainstorming with faculty Brainstorming with R&D Community Need Identification Tech Mining & IP Audits Overall Awareness Creation R&D Expertise Mapping
Proposal Review Committee Need Identification Review of Draft Application Partner Identification Development of Marketing Collateral Opportunity Identification Buss.dev
Coordination Project Selection Claim Refinement Pricing & T&C Lead Generation Valuation Sales Pitch
Proposal Evaluation Project Implementation Overall IP Strategy Techno-Legal-Commercial Negotiation Drop-out Management Due-diligence Scope &Deal Structuring
Project Monitoring & Evaluation Project Monitoring & Evaluation Prosecution-Response to Examiner Queries Contract Development & Negotiation Techno-Legal-Commercial Discusssions Deal Structuring and negotiation Pricing & Negotiation
Reporting Reporting Infringement analysis,FTO,white Space analysis etc Post-Contract Management Term Sheet & Agreement Development Execution Contract Signing& Company Formation Contract Preparation & Internal Approvals

Our team offers a range of services to promote transition to market:The TRC works to commercialize the inventions of JNCASR faculty, spur start ups and fosters industry academia collaborations. Being a recipient of TRC,DST sponsored funds TRC further supports discoveries that are already contributing to knowledge base and providing valuable insights into the nature of complex socio-economic challenges.

The TRC office provides support to researchers in progressing promising technologies and ideas to commercialization through different means viz. transfer of technology, patent licensing, and industry sponsored projects, consulting opportunities, and start-ups on campus.

The path to market
The TRC interacts with the faculty to discuss about the inventions with market potential.Receives and reviews proposals to be funded under this scheme, and provide inputs to researchers and faculty about tech transfer issues during research activities and to assist in preparing invention disclosure for patent filings.The TRC does a preliminary assessment of the patentability and market potential In coordination with the IP cell, the TRC provides assistance in devising an effective IP strategy and liaise with the IP cell in all stages of prosecution. Promising inventions make their way to the market by way of licensing to existing or new starts ups at JNCASR or by out licensing Monitoring progress of R&D projects, tracking milestones, following up on patent matters, and managing JNCASR - licensee partner relationships.

Technical Research Center (TRC)

General Inquiries: trc@jncasr.ac.in
College Building
JNCASR, Jakkur
Bangalore 560065.
+91 80 2208 2282, +91 80 2208 2684