October 7, 2015

1366 Technologies to Build 250MW ‘Direct’ Silicon Wafer Factory in Upstate NY

Deshpande spinout, 1366 Technologies, plans to build a 250-megawatt commercial solar wafer manufacturing facility.

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August 24, 2015

“MultiFab” 3-D prints a record 10 materials at once, no assembly required

A Deshpande funded project has found a way to make a better multi material 3-D printer that is less expensive and more user friendly. 

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July 29, 2015

Making the new silicon

Deshpande spinout, Cambridge Electronics Inc., has been working with Gallium nitride (GaN), which is much more efficient than silicon, to create a new line of transistors and electronic circuits.

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July 15, 2015

Toward cheaper water treament

Much of the water used in hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking", is discarded and clean water must be purchased again and again.

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