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THE PROPOSED PRODUCT IS A MULTIMEDIA ELECTRONIC TEXTBOOK OF PATHOLOGY SUPPORTED…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
5314
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5314
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Cognitive Systems Inc.
234 Church St New Haven, CT 06510
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: THE PROPOSED PRODUCT IS A MULTIMEDIA ELECTRONIC TEXTBOOK OF PATHOLOGY SUPPORTED BY A SOPHISTICATED KNOWLEDGE ACCESS MANAGEMENT AND EXTENSION SYSTEM CALLED KAMES.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE PROPOSED PRODUCT IS A MULTIMEDIA ELECTRONIC TEXTBOOK OF PATHOLOGY SUPPORTED BY A SOPHISTICATED KNOWLEDGE ACCESS MANAGEMENT AND EXTENSION SYSTEM CALLED KAMES. FIRST DEVELOPED ON PLATO, PROTOTYPES ARE NOW ALSO OPERATIONAL ON AVAX/780 AND ON A 68010-BASED MICROCOMPUTER. TWENTY-FIVE HUNDRED KODACHROME ILLUSTRATIONS, MOST OF WHICH ARE TECHNI- CALLY VERY GOOD, ARE STORED ON A COMMERCIALLY MASTERED VIDEODISC. THE BASIC SOFTWARE FOR CONTROLLING AND ACCESSINGTHE VIDEODISC HAS BEEN COMPLETED, SOFTWARE NEEDED TO OVERLAYTEXT AND GRAPHICS ONTO THE ILLUSTRATIONS WRITTEN, AND ACCESSTO ILLUSTRATIONS FULLY INTEGRATED INTO THE MAIN KNOWLEDGE ACCESS SYSTEM. THE USER INTERFACE PROGRAM, WHICH RUNS ON AN IBM-PC, MANAGES THE INDIVIDUAL USER'S ENVIRONMENT, REGULATES THE DIALOG WITH THE ACCESS SYSTEM AND KNOWLEDGE BASE ON THE LARGER MACHINE, AND CONTROLS THE VIDEODISC PLAYER.

Principal Investigator:

Frank mabry
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
2173840076

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Cognitive Systems Ltd
1408 West University Ave Urbana, IL 61801

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No