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The Patent Asset Index: A New Approach to Benchmark Patent Portfolios

Learn about the development of the Patent Asset Index to benchmark patent portfolios and how it more accurately reflects the value of patents.

How to Create Commercial Value From Patents: The Role of Patent Management

emmtrix Technologies: Patent Negotiations in High-Tech Academic Spinoffs

emmtrix Technologies: Patent Negotiations in High-Tech Academic Spinoffs

Author: Riar, F. J., Guderian, C. C., Bican, P. M., 2020

Publication: Ivey Publishing

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Innovation Management in Crisis: Patent Analytics as a Response to the COVID‐19 Pandemic

Innovation Management in Crisis: Patent Analytics as a Response to the COVID‐19 Pandemic

Author: Carsten C. Guderian, Peter M. Bican, Frederik J. Riar, Sarbani Chattopadhyay, 2020

Publication: Special Issue Paper

Publisher: Wiley Online Library

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Identifying Emerging Technologies with Smart Patent Indicators: The Example of Smart Houses

Identifying Emerging Technologies with Smart Patent Indicators: The Example of Smart Houses

Author: Guderian, C. 2019

Publication: International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management

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Intellectual Property as a Management Discipline

Intellectual Property as a Management Discipline

Author: Bican, P., Guderian, C., Ringbeck, A. 2017

Publication: Journal of Knowledge Management, 21(6), 1384-1405

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Managing Knowledge in Open Innovation Processes: An Intellectual Property Perspective

Managing Knowledge in Open Innovation Processes: An Intellectual Property Perspective

Author: Bican, P., Guderian, C., Ringbeck, A. 2017

Publication: Journal of Knowledge Management, 21(6), 1384-1405

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Integrating the R&D and Patent Functions: Implications for New Product Performance

Integrating the R&D and Patent Functions: Implications for New Product Performance

Author: Ernst, H., Fischer, M. 2014

Publication: Journal of Product Innovation Management, Vol. 31 (S1), pp. 118-132

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Die Patentabteilung als Motor des Technologiemanagements: Bestandsaufnahme und Ausblick

Die Patentabteilung als Motor des Technologiemanagements: Bestandsaufnahme und Ausblick

Author: Ernst, H., 2014

Publication: Schultz, C., Hölzle, K. (eds.), Motoren der Innovation Zukunftsperspektiven der Innovationsforschung. Festschrift zum 65. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. Hans Georg Gemünden, S. 39-55

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A Framework for the Strategic Management of Intellectual Property

A Framework for the Strategic Management of Intellectual Property

Author: Conley, J.G., Bican, P., Ernst, H., 2013

Publication: California Management Review – Special Issue on Intellectual Property Management, Vol. 55, Nr. 4, pp. 102-120

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Improving Retrieval Results with Discipline-Specific Query Expansion

Improving Retrieval Results with Discipline-Specific Query Expansion

Author: Lüke, T.; Schaer, P.; Mayr, P. 2012

Publication: Proceedings of the Second international conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries, Berlin, Springer, S. 408-413

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Valuing Patents Through Indicators

Author:  Omland, N. 2011

Publication: Munari, F. and Oriani, R. (eds.): The Economic Valuation of Patents – Methods and Applications, pp. 169-201, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham

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Patent Teaching Kit

Author: Omland, N. et al. 2011

Publication: Created for and published by the European Patent Office.

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Evaluating the Risk of Patent Infringement by Means of Semantic Patent Analysis: The Case of DNA-Chips

Evaluating the Risk of Patent Infringement by Means of Semantic Patent Analysis: The Case of DNA-Chips

Author:   Bergmann, I.; Butzke, D.; Walter, L.; Fürste, J-P.; Möhrle, M.G.; Erdmann, V. A. 2007

Publication: The R&D Management Conference 2007, Risk and uncertainty in R&D management, Bremen, 4-6 July 2007

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Patent Portfolio Analysis as a Useful Tool for Identifying R&D and Business Opportunities

Author: Fabry, B., Ernst, H., Langholz, J., Kösters, M. 2006

Publication: World Patent Information, Vol. 28, pp. 215-225

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Enhancing Market-Oriented R&D Planning

Enhancing Market-Oriented R&D Planning by Integrated Market and Patent Portfolios – An Empirical Application in the Chemical Industry

Author:   Ernst, H., Fabry, B., Soll J.H. 2004

Publication: Journal of Business Chemistry, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2004

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Vitalization of Industry through the Regional Promotion of Knowledge Intensive New Firms: The Case of German Biotechnology

Vitalization of Industry through the Regional Promotion of Knowledge Intensive New Firms: The Case of German Biotechnology

Author:    Ernst, H., Omland, N. 2004

Publication:  Journal of Innovation Management, No. 1 (Spring), pp. 61-75

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Enhancing Market-Oriented R&D Planning

An Integrated Portfolio Approach to Support Market-Oriented R&D Planning

Author: Ernst, H., Soll, J.H. 2003

Publication: International Journal of Technology Management, Vol. 26 (5/6), pp. 540-560

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Patent Information for Strategic Technology Management

Patent Information for Strategic Technology Management

Author: Ernst, H. 2003

Publication: World Patent Information, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 233-242

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Patentmanagement junger Technologieunternehmen

Patentmanagement junger Technologieunternehmen

Author:    Ernst, H., Soll, J.H. 2003

Publication:  Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft, Ergänzungsheft 2/2003, S. 95-113

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Success Factors of New Product Development: A Review of the Empirical Literature

Success Factors of New Product Development: A Review of the Empirical Literature

Author:    Ernst, H. 2002

Publication:  International Journal of Management Reviews, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 1-40

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Patent Applications and Subsequent Changes of Performance

Patent Applications and Subsequent Changes of Performance: Evidence from Time-Series Cross-Section Analyses on the Firm Level

Author:    Ernst, H. 2001

Publication: Research Policy Vol. 30 (1), pp. 143-157

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The Influence of Corporate Acquisitions on the Behaviour of Key Inventors

The Influence of Corporate Acquisitions on the Behaviour of Key Inventors

Author: Ernst, H., Vitt, J. 2000

Publication: R&D Management, Vol 30 (2), pp. 105-119

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Inventors Are Not Alike: The Distribution of Patenting Output Among Industrial R&D

Inventors Are Not Alike: The Distribution of Patenting Output Among Industrial R&D

Author: Ernst, H., Leptien, C., Vitt, J. 2000

Publication: Personnel, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. 47 (2), pp. 184-199

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Gains and Pains from Licensing

Gains and Pains from Licensing—Patent-Portfolios as Strategic Weapons in the Cardiac Rhythm Management Industry

Author: Brockhoff, K., Ernst, H., Hundhausen, E., 1999

Publication: Technovation, Vol. 19 (10), pp. 605-614

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Assessment of R&D Collaborations by Patent Data in the International Automotive Industry

Assessment of R&D Collaborations by Patent Data in the International Automotive Industry

Author:    Ernst, H., Teichert, T. 1999

Publication:  Kocaoglu, D.F. und Anderson, T.R. (eds.), Technology and Innovation Management, PICMET’99 Proceedings, Portland, OR, pp. 78-86

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Industrial Research as a Source of Important Patents

Industrial Research as a Source of Important Patents

Author: Ernst, H.,  1998

Publication:  Kocaoglu, D.F. und Anderson, T.R. (eds.), Technology and Innovation Management, PICMET’99 Proceedings, Portland, OR, pp. 78-86

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The Use of Patent Data for Technological Forecasting

The Use of Patent Data for Technological Forecasting: The Diffusion of CNC-Technology in the Machine Tool Industry

Author: Ernst, H.,  1997

Publication: Small Business Economics, Vol. 9 (4), pp. 361-381

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Patentinformationen für die strategische Planung von Forschung und Entwicklung

Patentinformationen für die strategische Planung von Forschung und Entwicklung

Author:    Ernst, H. (1996)

Publication:  DUV-Verlag, Wiesbaden

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Patenting Strategies in the German Mechanical Engineering Industry and their Relationship to Company Performance

Patenting Strategies in the German Mechanical Engineering Industry and their Relationship to Company Performance

Author: Ernst, H. 1995

Publication: Technovation, Vol. 15 (4), pp. 225-236

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