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Company Information:

Company Name: Civilized Software, Inc.
City: Bethesda
State: MD
Zip+4: 20814
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,323,656.00 25
SBIR Phase II $3,886,371.00 9

Award List:

DEVELOPMENT OF PORTABLE AND EXTENDED VERSION OF MODELING LAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Bunow , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF PORTABLE AND EXTENDED VERSION OF MODELING LAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Bunow , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $267,000.00
Abstract:
Mlab is a uniquely powerful, very high-level mathematical and graphical programming language. it is extremely valuable to the research community at the nih and other biomedical research institutions. however, mlab runs only on dec-10/20 computers because it is written in the sail language, uses a… More

DEVELOPMENT OF A CLINICIAN'S INFORMATION SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Daniel Kerner Phd
Award Amount: $50,000.00

ADDITION OF CLUSTER ANALYSIS CAPABILITIES TO PC-MLAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Clab is a collection of functions for performing cluster analysis and related activities. the clab functions are operators embedded in the mlab (modeling laboratory) system,a modeling language originally developed at the national institutes of health for use on dec-10 and dec-20 computers. the mlab… More

GENERATION OF BIOSTATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $44,000.00
Abstract:
In phase i, it is planned to select and program in the c language state-of-the-art algorithms for the computation of the cumulative distribution functions of the most important parametric and nonparametric statistical distributions, including the normal, chi-square, student's t, 1- and 2-sample… More

IMPROVED FOOT CONTROLLER FOR PERSONAL COMPUTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A CLINICIAN'S INFORMATION SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Daniel Kerner Phd
Award Amount: $494,414.00
Abstract:
The research proposed is to investigate the feasibility of writing a software package for personal workstations that will help clinical researchers and their assistants carry out the design, data collection, data storage, and formal and exploratory analyses of clinical trials. the purpose of such… More

STATISTICAL TESTING OF MODEL HYPOTHESIS IN BINOMIAL REGRESSION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Gary Knott
Award Amount: $50,000.00

PDESYS: INTERACTIVE GRAPHICAL SOFTWARE FOR PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS ON MICROCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry Bunow
Award Amount: $50,000.00

IMPROVED FOOT CONTROLLER FOR PERSONAL COMPUTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
A "mole" is a foot-controlled input device for a computer, particularly one capable of specifying an on-screen position. there are several specific circumstances in whicha mole can facilitate computer access: (1) when the user hasa permanent handicap of the upper body, but unimpaired lower body… More

STATISTICAL TESTING OF MODEL HYPOTHESIS IN BINOMIAL REGRESSION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Gary Knott
Award Amount: $192,211.00
Abstract:
Numerous militarily significant problems, such as the evaluation of weapons system effectiveness, the sensitivity and reliability of munitions, and the vulnerability of complex structures to severe loading conditions, often involve the regression of a binomial proportion (number of successes/number… More

MLAB 3D GRAPHICS--SCIENTIFIC VISUALIZATION SOFTWARE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The interactive mlab mathematical modeling language is available from civilized software in a convenient version for personal computers. this version allows the ready graphical on-screen display of input data and of results from scientific computation. graphs so constructed may also be converted to… More

DATA ACQUISTION & CONTROL VIA SERIAL I/O

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Gary Knott
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
We will add serial-port data acquisition and control capabilities to mlab, a powerful mathematical modeling and statistical analysis environment currently available for dos-based personal computers. the enhancements will potentiate a convenient, interactive mix of external instrument control, data… More

PROBABILITY & STATISTICS FUNCTIONS FOR MLAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Gary Knott
Award Amount: $37,500.00
Abstract:
The purpose of the software to be developed under this sbir phase i grant is to enhance the mlab mathematical modeling program by providing functions in four areas: 1) statistical distributions, density functions, the inverses of these distributions, 2) random samples from specified statistical… More

"TI\PC SOFTWARE FOR ANALYZING LONGITUDINAL DATA

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

COMBO--PROGRAM FOR ANALYZING DRUG COMBINATION ASSAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

MLAB-S: MLAB FOR SUPERCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry Bunow
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DESIGN POWER SOFTWARE FOR CLINICAL STUDIES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00

PDESYS: INTERACTIVE GRAPHICAL SOFTWARE FOR PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS ON MICROCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry Bunow
Award Amount: $460,793.00
Abstract:
The ultimate goal of this research is to produce pdesys, a software package for personal computers that provides an interactive graphical environment for defining, solving, andviewing the solutions to systems of parabolic and elliptic partial differential equations (pde's) on arbitrary one-… More

MLAB SERVERS, WINDOWS 3.0 USER INTERFACE, AND PARALLELISM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Glenn F Pearson
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Mlab is civilized software's powerful mathematical modeling system, designed for biomedical and scientificapplications. available for dos pcs, mlab currently has inseparable user interface and computational components. we propose to create a separation into a "standard mlab interface" and a "mlab… More

CLUSTER ANALYSIS FUNCTIONS AND VISUALIZATION FOR MLAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Gary B Knott
Award Amount: $49,998.00
Abstract:
Cluster anlaysis and related data visualization tools are vital components in efforts to interpret multidimensional or multifield scientific and biomedical data. an initial selection of these tools are newly part of civilized software's mlab product for dos-based personal computers. mlab is a… More

X-WINDOWS MLAB SERVER FOR CLINICAL/SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Glenn F Pearson
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Mlab is civilized software's powerful mathemaical modeling system, designed for biomedical and scientific applications. available for dos and soon for unix pcs, mlab currently has inseparable user interface and computational components. we will create a separation into a "standard mlab interface"… More

TRANSPARENT INTERFACE BETWEEN PHOPHET II AND THE MLAB PROGRAM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Gary D Knott
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The primary objective of this phase i contract is to port mlab to run in a suitable unix environment, and convert mlab to operate as a "server". the mlab server will receive mlab commands in the form of test strings, and return its results as text strings containing scalars, matrices, or text. for… More

COMBO--PROGRAM FOR ANALYZING DRUG COMBINATION ASSAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Combo, an interactive computer program for the analysis of drug combination assays is to be developed. drug combinations play an important role in cancer therapy and anti-microbial therapy, and are increasingly recognized as important in aids therapy, and other anti-viral therapy. assay of drug… More

DESIGN POWER SOFTWARE FOR CLINICAL STUDIES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
This grant concerns pc software to compute sample size and statistical power for the design of biomedical studies. for phase i, our program will implement two novel simulations for the design of time-to-event studies: a method of halpern and brown [1987] that uses existing survival data, perhaps… More

"TI\PC SOFTWARE FOR ANALYZING LONGITUDINAL DATA

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bunow, Barry J , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $471,953.00
Abstract:
We will produce a pc software package, called ti, tailored to the analysis and display of longitudinal data, arguably the most common design for biomedical data collection. repeated measures studies may have from two to thousands of observations per subject, from one to many subjects, and continuous… More

MLAB-S: MLAB FOR SUPERCOMPUTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry Bunow
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
The mlab interactive mathematical modeling language is intended to serve biomedical researchers, to the pc program in most reports, the phase ii product will incorporate new features which take advantage of the greater computing powerof the supercomputer environment. for phase i, some of the… More

Enhancement of Nonlinear Estimation Capability of MLAB

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Bunow
Award Amount: $49,167.00
Abstract:
The heart of the MLAB modeling language is the facility for parameter estimation in mathematical models by fitting to data. This computation is performed using the Marquardt-Levenburg algorithm and is applicable to nonlinear models subject to linear constraints. By the use of appropriate weighing… More

MLAB Enhanced for The Macintosh with Graphical Extension

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Bunow
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The MLAB interactive mathematical modeling language is intended to serve biomedical researchers. It has been implemented by Civilized Software for IBM-compatible personal computers. MLAB may be used to perform complex mathematical and statistical calculations including curve fitting to differential… More

PC Software for Reviewing Child Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Bunow
Award Amount: $49,991.00
Abstract:
Milestones will be a PC software product for recording and analyzing child development. The goals are to store information over time on the level of development of individual children in such areas as height, weight, gross motor skills, and language acquisition. Additional goals are to make… More

Time Oriented Data Analysis Tools for Prophet II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Gary, Knott
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
It is proposed to extend PROPHET by integrating CLINSYS, our time-aware database system.CLINSYS time-stamps and archives data at the datum (attribute) level, rather than the traditional tuplelevel, which permits powerful time-queries. Both absolute and relative time are supported.… More

Automated Production of Tactile Maps for the Blind

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Glenn Pearson
Award Amount: $81,000.00
Abstract:
We seek to provide innovative methods for producing tactile graphics for the visually impaired.We aim to develop an efficient computer-driven system, "MapUp", to make low-relief mold formoderate-volume reproduction jobs at centralize sits. End users (sighted or assisted) will use… More

Labman--Lab Assistant for Biochemical Calculations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Barry Bunow
Award Amount: $81,000.00
Abstract:
Our objective is to produce Labman, a computer-based laboratory assistant and tutor. Labmanwill perform a wide variety of common laboratory computations, related to preparation of stocksolutions, preparation and properties of buffers, analysis of assays, chemical kinetics, enzyme… More

Chaoslab--Software for Modeling Chaos for Cardiology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Zhiping You
Award Amount: $81,000.00
Abstract:
This proposal involves design of the major capabilities of a dynamical system software package, witprototyping implementation in the MLAB environment. Such major capabilities include analyzing chaotito models, iterate dynamical systems and plot trajectories, defining top level functions and… More