Center for Technology Transfer and Enterprise Creation (CTTEC)
4615 Forbes Avenue, Suite 302
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Anita focuses her efforts on new technologies within the Mellon College of Science and Carnegie Institute of Technology's departments of Chemical, Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering. She is involved in all aspects of the technology transfer process at Carnegie Mellon including licensing, material transfer agreements, new company formation and intellectual property management.
Prior to joining CTTEC, Anita was a research scientist at Thar Technologies, Inc., an international leader in supercritical fluid technology and equipment. At Thar, she worked on new process design and optimization for electronics cooling applications. She also managed Thar's intellectual property portfolio and worked to develop and assess new technologies for the company. Anita’s duties at Thar also included the research and drafting of grant proposals.
Anita enjoys skiing and traveling and spends much of her time away from CTTEC with her husband and 3 young children.
Anita received her BS and PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.