Inventor Spotlight: Robert Dale Gunderman, Entrepreneur and Patent Agent

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Inventor Spotlight: Robert Dale Gunderman, Entrepreneur and Patent Agent

May 27, 2011

Robert Dale Gunderman is the newest addition to our Inventor Spotlight section. He’s an inventor with patents relating to software, electronic devices, microtechnology and nanotechnology, and medical test and treatment equipment. He’s also an entrepreneur and a registered U.S. and Canadian Patent Agent.

His latest venture is a startup named Hydratics®, which aims to create pure drinking water using new technology and low amounts of energy. It could prove to be immensely helpful during disaster relief or other situations where clean drinking water is in short supply.

Read more about Robert and the central role that patents played in creating and funding Hydratics.

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