Annual Research Statistics


Amount of Awards (in Millions)

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FY 13 FY 14 FY 15 FY 16 FY 17
Private/Other 27.4 34.8 27.2 26.6 26.4
State 18.1 21.0 24.0 21.0 21.4
Federal 154.7 174.3 149.6 142.5 162.5
Total 200.2 230.1 200.8 190.1 210.4

Research Expenditures (External Only) (in Millions)

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FY 13 FY 14 FY 15 FY 16 FY 17
Private/Other 25.7 28.5 27.0 34.7 32.9
State 17.1 20.2 20.0 18.1 20.9
Federal 159 162.4 152.7 136.8 145.7
Total 201.8 211.1 199.71 189.6 199.7

Submitted & Awards Received

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FY 13 FY 14 FY 15 FY 16 FY 17
Awards 1205 1186 1281 1254 1340
Proposals 1094 1121 1262 1301 1357

Patent & Licensing Activity

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FY 13 FY 14 FY 15 FY 16 FY 17
Licenses Executed 15 25 16 9 13
Patents Granted 43 39 35 35 50
Patent Applications 124 99 66 142 120

Federal Awards By Funding Source FY17

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NSF 37.3% $60.6M
Health & Human Services 20.4% $33.1M
– NIH 75.5% $25M
– Other DHHS divisions 24.5% $8.1M
Department of Education 16.7% $27.1M
Department of Defense 10.8% $17.5M
Department of Energy 5.6% $9.1M
US Dept of Transportation 1.7% $2.7M
Other 7.5% $12.3M