The Journal of Technology Transfer

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 11–17 | Cite as

Technology transfer through group research

  • Adalene Flechtner
  • William C. Holton


Industry is seeking ways to take advantage of developing technology to improve productivity and compete more effectively in international markets. This article discusses group research as a cost-effective means of disseminating research results, providing participating companies with a basis for innovation and commercialization of new products and processes. It describes the characteristics of group research and the kinds of results that may be expected. The article also includes guidelines for selection, evaluation, and participation in group research projects.


Economic Growth Group Research Research Result Technology Transfer International Market 
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© Technology Transfer Society 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adalene Flechtner
    • 1
  • William C. Holton
    • 2
  1. 1.Battelle's Columbus LaboratoriesColumbus
  2. 2.Battelle's Columbus LaboratoriesGroup Research DevelopmentColumbus

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