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TC 1600 - Biotechnology and Organic Chemistry


  • 3-D printing technology such as using 3-D printer to print tissues and organs
  • Advances in Antibody therapy
  • Advances in Gene therapy
  • Any new development in diagnosing/treating brain related diseases
  • Bioactive glass – usable for bone implants and for soft tissue
  • Combinatorial chemical (including small molecules, proteins, peptides, DNA, etc) library making/screening.
  • Cosmetics
  • Development of pesticide (insecticide, fungicide, herbicide, etc.) resistance & new development in minimizing the resistance.
  • Gene expression analysis used for cosmetic and vitamin manufacturers such as used for measuring product responses.
  • Herbicides; pesticides-new development
  • Hydrogel wound dressing
  • Nanotechnology in Biotech related fields.
  • New developments in Genomics/proteomics for personalized medicine
  • Nucleic acid and antibody based new diagnostic techniques and disease diagnosis
  • Polymers
  • Single nucleotide polymorphism and disease diagnostic
  • Stem cells and embryonic stem cells related topics such as transforming regular cells into stem cells (e.g. converting skin cells into stem cells.)
  • New and improved pharmaceutical formulations
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TC 1700 - Chemical and Materials Engineering


  • Adhesive Bonding
  • Analytical and Immunological testing
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Batteries, Fuel Cells, and Components thereof
  • Biochemistry
  • Catalysts and Catalysis
  • Cleaning
  • Coating Technology
  • Electrochemical Sensors
  • Electrolytic cells and chemical reactions
  • Electrophoresis and Electrochromatography
  • Etching
  • Fertilizer Technology
  • Filter materials or compositions
  • Food technology
  • Glass and Paper Making
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Membrane technology
  • Metallurgy and Metal Working
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Petroleum Processing
  • Photochemical reactions and methods
  • Photolithography
  • Photovoltaics
  • Plastics Shaping and Molding
  • Polymer Technology
  • Separation and Purification
  • Single Crystal Growth
  • Sputtering
  • Thermoelectrics
  • Tires
  • Water and Waste Liquid Purification including Sewage and Hazardous or Toxic Wastes
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TC 2100 - Computer Architecture and Software

Backup systems

Cloud Computing

Cloud computing concepts and technologies such as - application, Clustering, Terminal Services Servers, Application Servers, Virtualization through Client Installed Virtualization Software or Hypervisors, and hosted instances.

Compiling process and optimization

Control Flow graph optimization for CUDA programs

Data Center Virtualization Solutions

  • Run mixed applications in a shared, virtual environment
  • Achieve increased demand and unlimited scalability for virtual servers
  • Optimize storage resources for greater efficiency, performance, ROI, and agility
  • Maintain continuous operations during updates, upgrades, and refreshes
  • Integrate data protection with zero performance impact and faster recovery

Database restoration tools

Development environment for building games and applications using the ActionScript language and the open source Flex framework

Distributed database

  • Document distributed- database
  • Big Table
  • Distributed key/value store
  • Big Data

Document and Image processing

  • Geovisualizaion
  • Data visualization
  • HTML5

Down hole assembly modeling

Down hole assembly sensor packages and sensor data processing

Drill bit mud mixture determination

Error Detection/Correction & Fault Detection/Recovery

  • DFT  and FPGA
  • Design for test
  • Scan testing
  • BIST built in self-test
  • FPGA testing field programmable gate array
  • Timing and power usage for all the above
  • Design test simulation
  • Block codes
  • Turbo code
  • LDPC
  • FEC
  • Convolutional codes

Framework for building mobile, web, and desktop applications

Generation of newsfeeds

Hyperscale Cloud Providers

  • Maintain data control with storage and large-scale public cloud
  • Pay for compute power and other cloud resources as needed
  • Deploy cost-effective DR using public cloud resources
  • Test apps, migrate and consolidate data on temporary cloud resources
  • Back up and archive to public cloud within the clustered Data ONTAP environment

Integrated Development Environments (IDE)

Lock algorithms and optimizations of task management

Mobile application development and testing

Mobile cloud socket connections

Model-driven architecture (MDA)

NAS and SAN systems


Personalization of ads on a page and AdWords

Personalization of results and ranking relevance

Power control, Synchronization

Private Storage for web services

  • Combine public cloud benefits with proven enterprise storage
  • Maintain control, compliance, and mobility of data
  • Balance capex-opex profile and meet dynamic business needs
  • Provide disaster recovery and business continuity at a lower cost
  • Optimize mix of private and public cloud resources.

Quantum Computing


Reliability & System configuration

Reservoir simulator

Search engines

Software Development Analytics (Model Based Software Testing)


SQlite- platform independent with no separate server process

Storage solutions for Cloud Computing

Storage solutions for Cloud Computing

Virtual environments - how they are hosted on clouds and offered as a service

Virtual Machines

  • Paravirtualization
  • VM self-awareness
  • Hardware assisted virtualization so to avoid context switching
  • Role of VM in Cloud Computing

Wearable Technology

  • Smart glasses
  • Smart watches

XPATH queries and other XML related subject matter



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TC 2400 - Network, Multiplexing, Cable, Security

Multiplex Communication:

  • Cellular and Mobile Commmunications, Channel assignments, Switching and Routing


  • Network management, Remote access, Computer conferencing, Client/server data processing


  • Interactive video distribution, Video on demand, Billing in Video Distribution, Set Top Box


  • Cryptography, Information security, Network security, Authentication, Intrusion detection, VPN

Video Compression:

  • Video signal processing, Video Compression, Video recording, Video editing


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TC 2600 - Communications

  • 3D Animation
  • Analog Radio Telephone
  • Audio Compression
  • Audio Signals
  • Bluetooth; Receivers & Transmitters
  • Cellular Telephone
  • Code Generation
  • Computer Graphic Processing
  • Digital Audio Data Processing
  • Digital Cameras
  • Digital Communications
  • Disk Drive Mechanisms
  • Disk Drives Signal & Control Processing
  • Display Color Attribute
  • Dynamic Storage Systems
  • Facsimile
  • Hearing Aids
  • Image Analysis
  • Image Color & Compression
  • Image Enhancement & Transformation
  • Image Pattern Recognition
  • Linguistics
  • Loudspeaker and Microphone Structure
  • Optical Communications
  • Printing
  • Satellite & Power Control
  • Scanning
  • Selective Communication
  • Speech Processing
  • Tactile Interfaces
  • Telephonic Communications
  • Touch Panels
  • Transceivers, Measuring & Testing
  • Vehicle & System Alarms
  • Videophones
  • Visual Display Systems


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TC 2800 - Semiconductors/Memory, Optics/Photocopying, Electrical Circuits & Systems and Printing/Measuring & Testing

  • 3D Flash Memory
  • 3D Interconnect Technology
  • 3-Dimensional Integrated Circuit Testing
  • 3D-Integrated-Circuit Technology
  • 3D-through-SI-VIA Technology
  • Carbon Nanotube and Graphene FETs
  • Chemical mechanical polishing (CMP)
  • EUV Photolithography
  • Ferroelectric Memory Technology
  • FinFET Technology
  • Lasers
  • Light emitting diodes
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems
  • Photonic Crystals
  • Photoresists at 16 nanometers and below
  • Power Semiconductor Devices
  • Scaling Si CMOS, DRAM and high density non-volatile memories
  • Semiconductor Packaging Trends
  • Sensors
  • Tunnel FETs
  • Wide Band Gap Semiconductor Devices
  • Printers
  • Automatic Test Systems
  • Wind Mills
  • Electrical Generators
  • Power Converters
  • Battery Power Management
  • Heat Dissipation/Cooling for Electronic Systems
  • ESD Protection​
  • Liquid Crystal Displays
  • Organic Light Emitting Diodes
  • Solar Cells
  • Image Sensors
  • Radiation Detectors


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TC 3600 - Transportation, Construction, Agriculture, Electronic Commerce and National Security

Aeronautics (Airplanes, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, etc.)

Agricultural Technology

  • Harvesters
  • Tractors
  • Handling and Packaging

Bridges and roads

Business methods

Closures, connections, and hardare

Computerized vehicle controls

Construction equipment



Earth boring/moving/working

Electronic commerce








Material and article handling



Mobile advertising

Mobile commerce security


Nuclear systems

Petroleum produciton

Plant and animal husbandry

Point of sale processing

Radio wave, optical, and acoustic wave communication



Social networking

Static structures and supports

Surface transportation

  • Trains/locomotives
  • Bicycles, unicycles, tricycles, etc.
  • Boats, surfboards, wakeboards, etc.

Transportation (planes, trains, cycles, boats, etc.)



Vehicle controls

Vermin destroying


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TC 3700 - Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing and Medical Devices/Process

  • Golf related technology
  • golf balls
  • training equipment
  • golf clubs
  • Video gaming technologies
  • peer-to-peer networking
  • lag issue
  • synchronization
  • fraud
  • Medical device technologies
  • diagnostics - imaging and sensing
  • surgical instruments and devices
  • prosthetics
  • stents
  • dental
  • medical treatment - pacing, stimulation, ablation
  • Technologies in refrigeration/heating
  • Technologies in valves


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