, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 193–211 | Cite as

Tracing the knowledge transfer from science to technology as reflected in patent indicators

  • U. Schmoch
Invited Papers


The use of references of patent search reports as transfer indications needs a good theoretical understanding of the underlying examination procedures. On this background, different patent indicators based on sample patents and on respective references can be established and combined to a network which gives an interesting insight into the complex process of knowledge transfer from science to technology.


Knowledge Transfer Theoretical Understanding Interesting Insight Respective Reference Examination Procedure 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Schmoch
    • 1
  1. 1.Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (FhG-ISI)KarlsruheGermany)

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