The Top Ten
Companies Working With Ohio Inventors 2009—2013 based on first named inventors who are from Ohio.
- PROCTER + GAMBLE COMPANY
- GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
- ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY, INC.
- HONDA GIKEN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.)
- DIEBOLD SELF SERVICE SYSTEMS, A DIVISION OF DIEBOLD, INCORPORATED
- GOODYEAR TIRE + RUBBER COMPANY
- ROCKWELL AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
- DIEBOLD INCORPORATED
- THE CLEVELAND CLINIC FOUNDATION
- LINCOLN GLOBAL, INC.
Independent Inventors are not affiliated with a company or other entity when their patents are granted. Many independent inventors use their patents as an important asset for new business formation. If a patent has more than one inventor, each inventor is counted according to his or her state of residence at the time of patent grant. If an inventor has more than one patent, he or she is counted once for each patent.
Ohio R&D Spending
In Millions of Dollars — 000,000)
SOURCES: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NSF/NCSES), National Patterns of R&D Resources (annual series), Business Research and Development and Innovation Survey, Survey of Research and Development Expenditures at Universities and Colleges, Survey of Federal Funds for Research and Development, Survey of State Government R&D. State GDP data are from the US. Bureau of Economic Analysis, http://www.bea.gov, accessed 1 August 2013.
|Business||Business - Total||294,093||6,993|
|Paid by The Business||238,768||5,403|
|Paid By Others - Non Federal Sources||24,015||634|
|Paid By Others - Federal Sources||31,909||956|
|Universities & Colleges||Total||62,457||2,227|
|Other Government Sources||3,718||158|
|University &College Directly||12,965||395|
|FFRDCs - Federal||NA||0|
|FFRDCs - Non-Federal||NA||0|
Ohio Higher Education R&D (HERD) Spending
(Dollars in thousands - 000)
Source: National Science Foundation — Higher education R&D (HERD) expenditures, by geographic division, state, and source of funds: FY 2012
|Federal Government||State & Local
|All Other Sources|
See how higher education funding breaks down by the source of the funding and the science, technology, and engineering domain where it is spent.
Source: US Census Bureau, American Community Survey 2009
|Total Population over 25 with College Degrees|
|Location||All Degrees||S&E Degrees||S&E %||Margin of
|High School Graduation Rates|
Public high school 4-year adjusted cohort graduation rate 2011-2012, Source US Department of Education
Source: NSF, NIH, USED, USDA, NEH, NASA, Survey of Earned Doctorates, 2012.
|Location||US Rank||Doctorate Degrees Granted||% of US Total|
Doctorate Granting Institutions
One of the top 50 US doctorate-granting institutions are located in Ohio. Ohio State University granted 691.
Expenditures at Ohio Higher Education R&D Institutions
SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Higher Education Research and Development Survey, FY 2012.
|US Rank||Institution||All R&D Expenditures|
|All US Institutions||$65,774,524|
|19||Ohio State University||766,513|
|183||Cleveland State University||61,111|
|227||Air Force Institute of Technology||32,746|
|248||Kent State University||26,507|
|305||Northeastern Ohio Universities, College of Medicine||13,358|
|311||Ball State University||11,740|
|345||Bowling Green State University||8,566|
|435||Youngstown State University||3,598|
|436||Central State University||3,591|
|587||Columbus State University||1,432|
|Totals — Ohio||$1,638,526|
Federally Funded R&D Centers
No Federally Funded R&D Centers (FFRDCs) are located in Ohio.
Source: Federal Lab Consortium
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||AFRL - 711th Human Performance Wing|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||AFRL - Aerospace Systems Directorate|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||AFRL - Materials and Manufacturing Directorate|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||AFRL - Sensors Directorate|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||Air Force - Aeronautical Systems Center|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||Air Force Institute of Technology|
|Dept. of Defense - Air Force||Air Force Research Laboratory|
|Dept. of Defense - Army||ARL - Vehicle Technology Directorate - Propulsion Program|
|Dept. of Health and Human Services||National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health|
|Dept. of Interior||Ohio Water Science Center|
|Environmental Protection Agency||National Homeland Security Research Center|
|Environmental Protection Agency||National Risk Management Research Laboratory|
|NASA||Glenn Research Center|