Commercializing new metamaterials-based imaging and detection technology for use in airports and other high-risk facilities

In 2013, Intellectual Ventures spun out Evolv Technologies, Inc.—the second company to commercialize an invention from IV’s portfolio of metamaterials patents.


Intellectual Ventures spinout Evolv gets $11.8M from Bill Gates and others, aims to transform security scanning

Intellectual Ventures this morning announced a new spinout company, Evolv, that has landed $11.8 million in funding from investors including Bill Gates to develop imaging and detection products for a new form of security scanning at airports and other facilities.


Bill Gates Invests in Boston’s Evolv, an Intellectual Ventures Spinout

When Boston startup Evolv Technologies surfaced earlier this month with an $11.8 million fundraising round, nobody tied to the company would talk about what it’s doing. Today, the secrecy is lifting.