Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Partnering with
University of Wisconsin Research

to solve the world’s problems

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That’s you … and that’s us. WARF has been doing it for almost a century.

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Partnering with UW-Madison, we’ve helped to develop and invest in emerging technologies that change the world.

2,000

active issued U.S. patents

$3.4 billion 

of cumulative grants to UW-Madison since inception on an inflation-adjusted basis

645

active commercial licenses

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WARF Innovation Awards

Two UW-Madison teams chosen 2021 WARF Innovation Award winners

Congratulations to Jiamian Hu and Shihao Zhuang for their work, Terahertz Imaging System for Global Security, and Shaoqin “Sarah” Gong, Zachary Morris, Ying Zhang and Raghava Sriramaneni for their work, Nanoparticle to Render Tumors More Susceptible to Treatment!

 

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Two UW-Madison teams chosen 2021 WARF Innovation Award winners<
December 15, 2021

Two UW-Madison teams chosen 2021 WARF Innovation Award winners

CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe, Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – A team that created a device for detecting explosives and a cross-disciplinary team working at the…

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WARF announces annual gift, largest in foundation’s history<
October 25, 2021

WARF announces annual gift, largest in foundation’s history

CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe, Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation today announced a total of $216.8 million in support for…

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