Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

CTVF 2013



Cornell startups and emerging technologies that participated.


  • Androvia, Inc.
    Alexander Travis, Reproductive Biology
    Michael Novinski, CEO - presenting
  • Designing Objects via Interactive Evolution Driven by Eye-tracking
    Nick Cheney, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • DRAM Scheduling: Taking the CPU Side
    Jose Martinez, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Evanescent Wave Photonic Bioreactor
    David Erickson, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Immunovent
    Katie Rochlin, Cheif Scientific Officer
  • Generic Programmable Tag (GPT)
    Robert MacCurdy, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Sonic Destressing Vest
    Jason Hoople, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Suntomics, LLC
    Amit Lal & Serhan Ardanuc, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Synthetic Lubricants to Prevent and Treat Joint Conditions
    David Putnam, Biomedical Engineering
  • Tethered Enzyme Technology in Point of Care (PoCT) for Brain Injuries and Stroke
    Roy Cohen, Baker Institute for Animal Health at the College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Unnatural Killer Cells: TRAIL-coated Leukocytes that Kill Cancer Cells in the Bloodstream
    Mike King, Biomedical Engineering


  • A Non-Invasive Test to Diagnose and Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection
    Manikkam Suthanthiran, Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • A Novel Therapy Based on Integrin Interactions between Macrophages and Erythroblasts for Disorders in Erythropoiesis
    Stefano Rivella, Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Combination Therapies for Inhibiting Pathological Fibrosis
    Randi Silver, Physiology and Biophysics, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Computation Lighting Design, Using a New Set of Basis Lights and Modifiers
    Ivaylo Boyadzhiev, Computer Science
  • Continuous Silicon and Germanium Nanowire Production
    Tobias Hanrath, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
  • Diagnostic Test for Essential Tremor
    Joseph Higgins, Weill Cornell Medical College
    Anajali Rajadhyaksha, Weill Cornell Medical College
    Barry Kosofsky, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Dolphin Ring Vortex Generator
    Erik Herman, Physics
  • Durable, Breathable, Flexible, Piezoelectric Nanofibrous Fluoropolymer/Organosilicate Composite Membranes via Electrospinning
    Paul Soldate, Fiber Science & Apparel Design
    Minji Kim, Fiber Science & Apparel Design
  • High-yield, Scalable Synthesis of Metal Sulfide Nanocrystals
    Sanjaya Dulip Perera, Materials Science & Engineering
  • HyperDex
    Emin Gun Sirer, Computer Science
  • In Vivo Cardiac
    Ron Crystal, Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Mesoporous Metal Oxide Anode Material for Lithium-ion Batteries
    Alex Yu, Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  • Methods to Prevent Multiple Sclerosis
    Tim Vartanian, Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • MicroRNA-708 as a Therapeutic Agent against Metastatic Breast Cancer
    Vivek Mittal, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Multicolor Nanoparticles for Fluorescence Multiplexing
    Teresa Kao, Materials Science & Engineering
    Joerg Werner, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Nasalign
    William Reisacher, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • New Technologies of Processing and Visualization of Big Data
    Ildar Urazghildiiev, Lab of Ornithology
  • New Wine Grapes 'Aromella' and 'Arandell'
    Bruce Reisch, Horticultural Sciences
  • Ordered Gyroidal Mesoporous Carbon
    Teresa Kao, Materials Science & Engineering
    Joerg Werner, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Parallel Prime Spread Spectrum Encoding
    Peter Marchetto, Lab of Ornithology
  • Semi-Conductor Based Biosensors
    Krishna Jayant, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • SnapDragon™ & RubyFrost™
    Susan Brown, Horticulture Sciences
  • TextTearing
    Francois Guimbretiere, Information Science