PhD fighter pilot starts drone company

There aren’t too many fighter pilots with PhDs! But even that is not enough for Purdue grad Zachary Adams. When he’s not busy flying Strike Eagles for the Air Force, Zach puts his Purdue research into practice by developing the first ever cyclorotor hybrid drone, and starting a company called Pitch Aeronautics to bring it to market.
Writer: Jared Pike

Spotlight on Inari Agriculture

Today, we focus on Inari Agriculture, a new breeding technology company designing nature-positive seeds for a more sustainable food system. Flagship Pioneering founded the company in 2016.

Take 6: Logan Noster, School of Engineering Education

Logan Noster is 2022 Purdue University alumnus who studied Multidisciplinary Engineering in the School of Engineering Education. Logan has a unique personal story about a time he was in the “right place at the right time.”

14 U.S. patents recently issued to Purdue University innovation

Congratulations to Purdue University researchers across all campuses and academic disciplines. They have recently received 14 patents on their intellectual property from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The majority of these are available to license. Visit the Purdue Research Foundation Office of Technology Commercialization’s web site to learn more about these and other available technologies. Here […]