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Company Information:

Company Name: Akervall Technologies Inc
City: Ann Arbor
State: MI
Zip+4: 48105-2334
Woman-Owned: Yes
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 $219,649.00 2

Award List:

Computer-design and Biomechanical Testing of Impact-energy Absorbing Protective Mandibular Appliance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Jan Akervall, Chief Operating Officer
Award Amount: $69,972.00
Abstract:
Akervall Technologies Inc. is developing a novel approach to energy-absorbing and energy-dissipating mouth guards. It is proposed to systematically measure and characterize in a biomechanics laboratory a set of realistic impact conditions, identifying the transmission and propagation of forces from… More

SBIR Phase I: High-performance Polymer Composites for Mouth Guards

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Jan A. Akervall
Award Amount: $149,677.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project addresses the urgent need for new mouth guard materials that provide better protection. Despite widespread use of mouth guards in sports, there are more than 1 million dental injuries per year costing $500 million in the US alone. Akervall… More