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A LOW COST PRODUCT DESIGNED TO INTERFACE WITH A PERSONAL COMPUTER, WHICH WILL…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Education
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
6959
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
6959
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Dynamic Industries Corp.
90 N Industry Ct Deer Park, NY 11729
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: A LOW COST PRODUCT DESIGNED TO INTERFACE WITH A PERSONAL COMPUTER, WHICH WILL VOCALIZE WORDS IN THE COMPUTER'S MEMORY.
Agency: ED
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $239,288.00
 

Abstract:

THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IS TO INVESTIGATE COST EFFECTIVE (LOW COST/HIGH PERFORMANCE) PRODUCTS AND APPLICATIONS DESIGNED TO INTERFACE WITH A PERSONAL COMPUTER, WHICH WILL VOCALIZE UPON A GIVEN COMMAND WORDS OR PROCESSES WHICH HAVE BEEN STORED IN THE COMPUTER'S MEMORY OR ARE DISPLAYED ON THE COMPUTER MONITOR. THE PRODUCT GOAL IS THE DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD WHICH CAN BE INSERTED INTO ONE OF THE BUS SLOTS ON AN IBM OR EQUIVALENT PERSONAL COMPUTER. THE USE OF THIS SYSTEM IN AN EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT INCLUDE: (1) PROMPTING AND VOCALIZING SPECIFIC WORDS IN ANY TEXT WHICH HAVE BEEN PREVIOUSLY STORED ON DISK: (2) VOCALIZING AND PROMPTING MATHEMATICAL PROCESSES FOR TEACHINGMATHEMATICS: AND, (3) READING FROM THE COMPUTER TEXT INPUT FROM ANY SOURCE. A COMPUTER WHICH CAN VOCALIZE WORDS AT THE USERS SIGNAL IS OF PARTICULAR IMPORTANCE IN SPECIAL EDUCATION AS A SIGNIFICANT NUMBER OF STUDENTS CAN RELATE TO SPEECH YET HAVE COGNITIVE OR PERCEPTUAL DEFICITS WITH SYMBOLS (WRITTEN TEXT OR NUMBERS).

Principal Investigator:

Sheldon Lipsky
Chief Engineer

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Dynamic Industries Corp.
90 N Industry Ct Deer Park, NY 11729

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