Press / Publications

Press

201420132012201120102008200720062005
January 2014

USA Today reports on 1790’s work in locating emerging technologies for US Department of Defense. Article here.

December 2013

IEEE Spectrum publishes the 2013 Patent Power Scorecards based on 1790′s ranking of company patent portfolios. Article here.

December 2012

IEEE Spectrum publishes the 2012 ‘Patent Power Scorecards’ based on 1790′s ranking of company patent portfolios.

November 2011

IEEE Spectrum publishes the 2010 ‘Patent Power Scorecards’ based on 1790’s ranking of company patent portfolios.

October 2010

IEEE Spectrum publishes the Clean Tech 50, based on 1790’s ranking of the top 50 clean tech patent portfolios

March 2010

IEEE Spectrum article ‘Patent Power Scorecards: Japan Ascendant’ based on 1790’s ranking of company patent portfolios.

December 2008

IEEE Spectrum article ‘Patent Prowess’ based on 1790’s ranking of company patent portfolios.

November 2007

IEEE Spectrum article ‘Keeping Score in the IP Game’ based on 1790’s ranking of company patent portfolios.

January 2007

1790’s investment techniques featured in Business Week’s article entitled “Follow the Patents”.

November 2006

1790’s Patent Power rankings subject of feature article in IEEE Spectrum magazine.

December 2005

1790’s method for evaluating patent portfolios featured in Business Week’s “Where to Invest 2006” edition.

December 2005

1790 featured in USA Today story on locating the most prolific inventors in the US patent system

August 2005

1790 publishes list of leading companies in nanotechnology in Small Times July/August 2005.

June 2005

1790’s principals subject of feature article in Intellectual Asset Magazine magazine’s June/July issue, discussing IP-based investment strategies.

June 2005

1790 publishes list of University Patent Powerhouses in The Scientist, Volume 19, Issue 12, pages 39-47.

May 2005

1790 publishes list of leading universities in nanotechnology in Small Times, May/June 20

Publications

2009-20142004-20062000-20021996-1999

Anthony Breitzman and Patrick Thomas “Inventor Team Size as a Predictor of the Future Citation Impact of Patents”, submitted to Scientometrics.

Anthony Breitzman and Patrick Thomas, “The Emerging Clusters Model: A Tool for Identifying Emerging Technologies across Multiple Patent Systems”, forthcoming in Research Policy.

Rosalie Ruegg and Patrick Thomas, “Patent Analysis”, Handbook on the Theory and Practice of Program Evaluation, ed. by Link and Vonortas, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, 2012.

Rosalie Ruegg and Patrick Thomas, “Tracing from Applied Research Programs to Downstream Innovations – Value in Multiple Techniques”, Research Evaluation, 20(4), 2011, 305-312.

Connie Chang and Anthony Breitzman, “Using Patents Prospectively to Identify Emerging, High-impact Technological Clusters”, Research Evaluation, Volume 18(5), 2009, 357-364.

Rosalie Ruegg and Patrick Thomas, “Tracing government-funded research in wind energy to commercial renewable power generation”, Research Evaluation, Volume 18(5), 2009, 387-396.

Patrick Thomas and Anthony Breitzman, “A Method for Identifying Hot Patents and Linking them to Government-funded Scientific Research”, Research Evaluation, Volume 15(2), 2006, 145-152.

Anthony Breitzman, “Automated Identification of Technologically Similar Organizations”, Journal of the American Society for Information Science, Volume 56(10), 2006, 1015-1023.

Patrick Thomas and G. Steven McMillan, “Financial Success in Biotechnology: Company Age versus Company Science”, Technovation, Volume 25, 2005, 463-468.

Francis Narin, Patrick Thomas, and Anthony Breitzman, “Using Patent Citation Indicators to Manage a Stock Portfolio,” in Moed H. et al. (ed.) Handbook of Quantitative Science and Technology Research, Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004.

Anthony Breitzman and Patrick Thomas, “Using Patent Citation Analysis to Target/Value M&A Candidates”, Research Technology Management, Volume 45(5), 2002, 28-36.

Anthony Breitzman and Mary Ellen Mogee, “The Many Applications of Patent Analysis”, Journal of Information Science, Volume 28(3), 2002, 187-205.

Anthony Breitzman, Patrick Thomas and Margaret Cheney, “Technological Powerhouse or Diluted Competence – Techniques for Assessing Mergers via Patent Analysis”, R&D Management, Volume 32(1), 2002, 1-10.

Patrick Thomas and G. Steven McMillan, “Using Science and Technology Indicators to Manage R&D as a Business”, Engineering Management Journal, Volume 13(3), 2001, 9-14.

Francis Narin, Patrick Thomas, and Anthony Breitzman, “Using Patent Indicators to Predict Stock Portfolio Performance”, in Berman B. (ed) From Ideas to Assets: Investing Wisely in Intellectual Property, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2001.

Patrick Thomas, “A Relationship between Technology Indicators and Stock Market Performance”, Scientometrics, Volume 51(1), 2001, 319-333.

Diana Hicks, Anthony Breitzman, Dominic Olivastro, and Kimberly Hamilton, “The Changing Composition of Innovative Activity in the US – A Portrait Based on Patent Analysis”, Research Policy, Volume 30, 2001, 681-703.

Diana Hicks, Anthony Breitzman, Kimberly Hamilton and Francis Narin, “Research Excellence and Patented Innovation”, Science and Public Policy, Volume 27(5), 2000, 310-320.

Anthony Breitzman, “Assessing an Industry’s R&D Focus Rapidly: A Case Study Using Data-Driven Categorization in a Consumer Products Area”, Competitive Intelligence Review, Volume 11(1), 2000, 58-64.

Patrick Thomas, “The Effect of Technological Impact upon Patent Renewal Decisions”, Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, Volume 11(2), 1999, 181-197.

Anthony Breitzman and Francis Narin, “A Case for Patent Citation Analysis in Litigation”, Law Works, Volume 3, 1996, 3.

Anthony Breitzman and Francis Narin, “Inventive Productivity”, Research Policy, Volume 24, 1995, 507-519.