Technology & Engineering Teacher
The article discusses the importance of understanding intellectual property (IP) concept for students of engineering design process. It highlights that IP classification are of four types which includes patent, trademarks and copyright. The article further offers brief information on process of obtaining a utility patent for technological inventions.
Original Publication Citation
Reed, P. A. (2013). Don't just cover the engineering design process, patent it! Technology and Engineering Teacher, 73(2), 16-20.
Reed, Philip A., "Don't Just Cover the Engineering Design Process, Patent It!" (2013). STEMPS Faculty Publications. 152.