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Electrical and Computer Engineering: Patents


Whether you're developing a new invention or would like to learn more about a currently existing one, patents serve as a useful source of information regarding existing intellectual properties, their inventors, blueprints/schematics, when they were filed, etc.

Patent Infographic (Statista)

Infographic: Top 10 U.S. Patent Recipients in 2016 | Statista You will find more statistics at Statista

List of Patent Resources

Coverage: 1790 - Present
Funded by: Externally Funded
United States Patents. The full-text of patents are available free of charge. A TIFF viewer will be necessary to print graphics.

Coverage: 1790s - Present
Funded by: Externally Funded
Google Patents provides access to United States Patents from the 1790s to the present. It includes 8 million patents and 3 million patent applications. Searchers can easily download the pdf of a patent found in the database.

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