One of the main objectives of the Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is to foster the growth of new businesses based on Cornell Technology to promote regional economic development. We work to create successful transitions from innovation to new enterprise.

The Startup Guide


As a resource for Cornell faculty, research staff, graduate and postdoctoral fellow entrepreneurs, The Startup Guide has been written to help clarify the roadmap for launching new ventures, making the licensing process more transparent, and to link potential entrepreneurs to startup resources within the ecosystem at Cornell and beyond.


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Entrepreneur Resources & Information

A list of organizations, programs, funding sources, and startup resources for entrepreneurs.


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Cornell Startups


Xallent, LLC

Xallent is developing the next generation of Scanning Probe Microscopes (SPM) to enable advanced, rapid, in-line testing of semiconductor devices and thin-films at the micro- and nano-scales. Patented technologies are based on integrating one or multiple tips with supporting sensing, actuation and electronics on a single probe chip. These “probe platforms-on-a-chip” are designed and fabricated... Read More


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