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Company Information:

Company Name:
NTI, Inc.
Address:
927 Fred Johnston Drive
Fairborn, OH
Phone:
(937) 879-0612
URL:
EIN:
311191290
DUNS:
175329382
Number of Employees:
5
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,672,203.00 24
SBIR Phase II $6,793,105.00 11

Award List:

WORKLOAD ASSESSMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE OPTIMIZATION OF DATA LINK CONTROLLER

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Clark A Shingledecker , Ph D Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

WORKLOAD ASSESSMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE OPTIMIZATION OF DATA LINK CONTROLLER

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$300,000.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Clark A Shingledecker , Ph D Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
The mode s data link under development by the faa is an essential upgrade to the existing air traffic control (atc) system. in order to insure the improvements in safety and efficiency of atc services mediated by this data link, it will be necessary to assess its effects on the workload and… More

MODELING ASSESSMENT AND ENHANCEMENT OF COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$60,403.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr Robert D O'donnell
Abstract:
Tactical mission effectiveness is dependent on a very few individuals who display extraordinary capacity to perceive, integrate, and act. the primary purpose of the present effort is to enhance the ability to identify and train such individuals by developing a novel assessment approach based on a… More

ENHANCING SOLDIER CAPABILITIES: A COMPREHENSIVE LITERATURE ASSESSMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$47,204.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
This sbir phase i effort proposes a comprehensive review of the literature to identify alternative models for categorizing the training of those individuals with differing levels of workload tolerance. possible intervention techniques will be analyzed in terms of this model, and a training… More

Situation Awareness Flight Trainer Evaluator (SAFTE)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$59,917.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
N/a

Situation Awareness Flight Trainer Evaluator (SAFTE)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$671,892.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
The Situation Awareness Flight Training Evaluator (SAFTE) is a synthetic task representation of a general purpose combat aircraft flight trainer that is based on a 386/486 IBM PC mircocomputer. SAFTE is designed to teach, evaluate, and select the basic piloting and situation awareness (SA) skills… More

Development of the Acceleration-Performance Assessment and Simulation Systems (A-PASS)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$75,273.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Phd
Abstract:
A novel approach to measuring human performance under high angular acceleration (especially, but not limited to centrifuge research) is developed in this Phase I proposal. The approach begins with intensive interaction between the operational user community and the performance-test developers to… More

Improved Performance Test Battery for Determining a Person's Readiness to Perform Specific Jobs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,765.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
The complexity of modern military systems makes it critical that degraded operators be identified prior to going on duty. Current readiness to perform tests primarily utilize off-line behavioral techniques to identify such operators. The present proposal details two separate but related… More

TATTLE-TAIL Weapons Impact/Bomb Damage Assessment Exploratory Development

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
S. Mason Meek, Ii
Abstract:
The TATTLE-TAIL concept nominally provides for a dedicated, expendable sensor that can be carried and released by a weapon. on weapon release, the TATTLE-TAIL would remain with the weapon for a short time, then be automatically released, and possibly suspended by a retarding device. A low-precision… More

Development of a Standardized Performance Test Battery for Certification of Aeromedical Drugs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$78,061.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
N/a

Development of a Standardized Performance Test Battery for Certification of Aeromedical Drugs

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$720,217.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'donnell, Ph.d
Abstract:
The possibility of performance decrement due to a pilot's use of therapeutic chemicals, both prescription and over-the-counter, is a continuing concern of aerospace medicine. This concern is aggravated in advanced aircraft, since even low levels of performance decrement on the part of the… More

Dev of a Generic Research Simulator for the Evaluation of Alternative Control/Display Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$96,610.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert O
Abstract:
N/a

Air Crew Fatigue Avoidance Scheduling Tool

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas Eddy PhD
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas R. Eddy
Abstract:
Not Available NASA's Microgravity Materials Science research programs require rapid cooling of samples to enhance microstructural analysis. A sample quench rate of up to 100¿C/sec is desired which is shown to be unattainable using traditional quench system and Sample A

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,977.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Douglas R. Eddy
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,980.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Program Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,949.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,955.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Samuel L. Moise, Program Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert L. Shaw
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$367,719.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert L. Shaw
Abstract:
N/a

Human Orientation Model for Spatial Disorientation Countermeasures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,993.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
The goal of this effort is to model human perceptual orientation in a way that it can, as part of the flight control system, alert pilots to various spatial disorientation (SD) conditions. NTI will survey existing models and develop a recommendeduniversal model of how the human perceive motion in… More

Helmet-Mounted Display (HMD) Interface Design for Head-Up Display (HUD) Replacement: Exploratory Development

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,969.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert Shaw, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
Increasingly, helmet-mounted displays (HMDs) are replacing

A User-centered Approach to Mining Health Information for Epidemiological Research and Comparative Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,978.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
Even as military conflict becomes more complex and technologically sophisticated, it is evident that there is a need to focus attention on the individual as both warrior and system controller. DoD is committed to optimizing the warfighter's physical,psychological, and cognitive capabilities to… More

Human Performance Modeling Under G: Fabrication of the G-Tool to Optimize Performance (G-TOP)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert Do, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
A significant need exists to develop field-usable techniques allowing a user to estimate the performance effects of acceleration forces on the pilot-warfighter. This is required if countermeasures are to be evaluated, and if training and/or combatG-exposure standards are to be developed. Phase I… More

Human Performance Modeling Under G: Fabrication of the G-Tool to Optimize Performance (G-TOP)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$745,546.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Robert Do, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
A significant need exists to develop field-usable techniques allowing a user to estimate the performance effects of acceleration forces on the pilot-warfighter. This is required if countermeasures are to be evaluated, and if training and/or combatG-exposure standards are to be developed. Phase I… More

Target Tracking with a Distributed Sensor System by Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$598,379.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
The goal of this Phase II SBIR is to fully implement a computerized cognitive assessment system that will assess skills critical to military and civil tasks. In Phase I, current cognitive models were integrated and evaluated to develop a comprehensivelist of cognitive functions that would need to… More

Target Tracking with a Distributed Sensor System by Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
The goal of this Phase II SBIR is to fully implement a computerized cognitive assessment system that will assess skills critical to military and civil tasks. In Phase I, current cognitive models were integrated and evaluated to develop a comprehensivelist of cognitive functions that would need to… More

Development of a Field-Practical Automated Battery for Assessing and Monitoring Cognitive Readiness

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$689,960.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator:
Robert O'Donnell, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
Previous cognitive performance batteries have been based on diverse theoretical underpinnings. Such batteries either overlap cognitive functions or fail to consider warfighter cognitive skills that are critical to mission success. In Phase I of thisSBIR, NTI surveyed current models of cognition… More

Multisensory Integration for Pilot Spatial Orientation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,996.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Samuel Moise, Senior Program Scientist
Abstract:
Spatial disorientation (SD) contributes up to 30% of all Class A mishaps in the United States Air Force. Type I SD mishaps occur because pilots do not attend to or misread primary flight information from their cockpit displays. The inability of currentdisplays to provide pilots with intuitive and… More

Design and Preliminary Evaluation of the r-Gamma Display Concept

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,387.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert L. Shaw, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The objective of this proposed Phase I SBIR effort is to develop and assess the feasibility of an innovative new flight instrument proposed to replace the traditional Turn Coordinator (or Turn-and-Slip Indicator) currently found in most general aviation (GA) aircraft. The primary innovation is the… More

Design and Preliminary Evaluation of the r-Gamma Display Concept

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,999.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert Shaw, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The objective of this proposed Phase II SBIR effort is to continue Phase I efforts to develop and assess the feasibility of an innovative new flight instrument proposed to replace the traditional Turn Coordinator (or Turn-and-Slip Indicator) currently found in most general aviation (GA) aircraft.… More

Integrated Cognitive Assessment: Combining Measurement, System, and Mission

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,982.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'Donnell, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Existing cognitive performance test batteries consist of synthetic tasks that, while they may probe isolated cognitive functions, provide an incomplete and unconvincing picture of an individual's true cognitive capacity within the total context of space missions. In essence, they are 'laboratory'… More

Integrated Cognitive Assessment: Combining Measurement, System, and Mission

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,970.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'Donnell, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Existing cognitive performance test batteries consist of synthetic tasks that, while they may probe isolated cognitive functions, provide an incomplete and unconvincing picture of an individual's true cognitive capacity within the total context of space missions. In essence, they are 'laboratory'… More

Enhancement of the ACRA Cognitive Assessment System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$95,782.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'Donnell, Principal Investigator – (937) 879-0612
Abstract:
The ACRA test battery has proven successful in several applications. However, new approaches to cognitive testing emphasize instruments that are targeted to the unique demands of specific jobs and missions. Further, the results of such approaches must allow operational planners to use them as… More

Enhancement of the ACRA Cognitive Assessment System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,446.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. O'Donnell, Principal Investigator – (937) 879-0612
Abstract:
In Phase I, NTI conceptualized, designed, and demonstrated an enhanced Army Cognitive Readiness Assessment (ACRA) system that contained several innovations likely to revolutionize the way neurocognitive testing is carried out in the future. The initial effort expanded the number and range of ACRA… More