If you are an MIT inventor and you would like
to submit an invention disclosure to our office, download
Technology Disclosure Form*. The form should be filled
out completely including sponsorship information, a description
of the technology and original signatures. This is the
information we need to review your invention and begin
the patent process. If you are from Lincoln Laboratory,
and download the Lincoln Laboratory Technology disclosure form.
If you are disclosing Biological and Tangible Material, please
use the Disclosure
Form for the Biological and Tangible Materials.
If you are disclosing software code, please see Software
Licensing, including Open Source and use the
Software Code Dislcosure Form or the
Lab Software Disclosure Form.
If you are disclosing other copyrightable
materials (such as video, music, maskworks,
or designs), please use the MIT Software Code Dislcosure
Form or the Lincoln Lab Software Disclosure Form. Contact
the Technology Licensing Office with any questions.
* All MIT inventors must print out and sign the completed
form. Please forward the printed form to our office to
complete the submission process. Electronic submissions will
not be accepted by the TLO.