Fiscal year 2012 was a record-breaking year for Northeastern University research, as reflected in the following metrics of research growth and impact:

  • External awards exceeded $100 million
  • Invention disclosures exceeded 100 (1 per every $1 million)
  • Portfolio of 13 university spun out ventures, five launched in FY12
  • Research Innovation and Scholarship Expo (RISE) submissions up 35% to 400