Applying for a patent with support of HCMUT’s R & D Project Management Office is strongly encouraged for researchers in order to utilize the intellectual property for various purposes and benefits. Under SUPREM Project, in particular, the ideas and outcomes of research activities carried out by the selected groups or model labs are expected to be patented.

A patent is a set of legal rights granted to the owner of a new invention for a limited amount of time. It helps the owner to prevent others from using and selling the patented invention without permission. More information is available on the websites of the following offices:

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