TechConnect Innovation Program

Surfactant-Free Nanocomposite Microparticles for Fast Redispersion and Dissolution of Active Nanoparticle Agents

New Jersey Innovation Institute, NJ, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

NJIT has developed a formulation platform technology that enables surfactant-free, fast dissolution and delivery of active nanoparticle agents for enhancing the bio-availability, functionality and/or activity of nanoparticle agent(s) during use by consumers and/or customers.

Primary Application Area: Foods & Agriculture

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: NJIT's surfactant-free Nano-Composite Micro-Particles release the active nanoparticles within seconds, offering an
ideal formulation platform for development of fast-acting nanoparticle based products for agro, bio and pharmaceutical applications.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

National Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 622

Website: www.njit.edu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners