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2002

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

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Educating Engineering Students In Entrepreneurship, William W. Durgin, Donald N. Zwiep Oct 2002

Educating Engineering Students In Entrepreneurship, William W. Durgin, Donald N. Zwiep

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Since it’s founding in 1865, the faculty, students, and alumni of Worcester Polytechnic Institute have been responsible for the establishment of nearly all the manufacturing industry in the region. Beginning with the Norton Company, a world-wide abrasives manufacturer now owned by Saint Gobain, to recent biotechnology companies, they have combined confidence, innovation, and resourcefulness to continuously accomplish what is now referred to as technology transfer to form start-up companies. By following the historical development of these firms, we seek to determine some of the traits and environmental factors that have fostered the continual entrepreneurial success of the founders.

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Stability And Heat Transfer Characteristics Of Condensing Films, James C. Hermanson, Peder C. Pedersen, Jeffrey S. Allen, M. A. Shear, Z. Q. Chen, Andreas N. Alexandrou, William W. Durgin Aug 2002

Stability And Heat Transfer Characteristics Of Condensing Films, James C. Hermanson, Peder C. Pedersen, Jeffrey S. Allen, M. A. Shear, Z. Q. Chen, Andreas N. Alexandrou, William W. Durgin

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