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Bianca Bailey, of AgriWater, pitching her technology at AgLaunch event.

Harvesting the future: Here are nine companies disrupting the industry

The 2024 Cultivate Appalachia Bootcamp came to a close on Thursday evening, as ag-tech founders pitched their businesses to a room…

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Inventor Spotlight featuring headshot of Uday Vaidya

UT Research Foundation spotlights impact of Uday Vaidya

If you are a regular reader of, you have read on several occasions about the impact that Dr. Uday Vaidya has…

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America's Top GreenTech Companies 2024

The booming green-technology sector has emerged as a beacon of hope, not only for investors—it’s predicted to grow to $9.5…

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Group photo of founders that Uday Vaidya has mentored: Ryan Spencer, Hicham Ghossein, Dustin Gilmer, Alex Stiles, Uday Vaidya, Pritesh Yeole, Vinit Chaudhary (left to right)

Kevin Bacon of Composites: How a UT Professor Impacts Startups

“He encouraged me to do a startup; If he hadn’t encouraged me, I probably wouldn’t have done it,” says Pritesh Yeole, as he…

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From left to right, the above image depicts the original 3D printed pattern and the completed metal part (made via AMEC process) side by side. While at Skuld, I had the opportunity to look at these pieces to better visualize how 3D printing lends itself to the AMEC process.

Additive Enhances Lost Foam Casting Process for Metal Manufacturing

Skuld LLC brings a new, 3D printing-enabled version of lost foam casting to market via its turnkey package for metal manufacturers…

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