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Company Information:

Name: roBlocks LLC
Address: 5923 Kentucky Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2823
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (303) 517-4826

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $245,000.00 2
SBIR Phase II $502,906.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: Learning About Complexity through Programming Modular Robots

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Eric E. Schweikardt, PhD
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project investigates end-user programming for ensembles of robots. The project focusses on the developmnent of an accessible end-user programming environment so that middle and high school students can create their own custom ensembles or blocks… More

SBIR Phase II: Learning About Complexity through Programming Modular Robots

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Eric E. Schweikardt
Award Amount: $502,906.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project investigates end-user programming for ensembles of robots. The project focuses on the development of an accessible end-user programming environment so that middle and high school students can create their own custom ensembles or blocks… More

SBIR Phase I: Learning Design Synthesis with a Mechatronics Kit

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Eric E. Schweikardt
Award Amount: $145,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will develop and test a construction kit toy and accompanying activities for teaching and learning engineering design synthesis. Routine engineering analysis can be automated, but design synthesis still remains largely the province of… More