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Company Information:

Company Name: Guild Associates, Inc.
City: Dublin
State: OH
Zip+4: 43016-2013
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (614) 652-6003

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,009,628.00 27
SBIR Phase II $4,245,859.00 10

Award List:

DEVELOPMENT OF LIGTWEIGHT HIGH CAPACITY PORTABLE OXYGEN SYSTEMS FOR BATTLEFIELD MEDICAL SUPPORT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1983 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $63,280.00

THE PROPOSED WORK IS INTENDED TO DEMONSTRATE THE TECHNICAL FEASIBILITY OF DEVELOPING A TRULY WEARABLE, CONTINUOUSLY FUNCTIONING ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY BY MEANS OF GUILD ASSOCIATES PROPRIETARY UNDERSTANDING OF ADVANCED ADSORPTION TECHNOLOGY.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1984 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: S.t. dinovo
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The proposed work is intended to demonstrate the technical feasibility of developing a truly wearable, continuously functioning artificial kidney by means of guild associates proprietary understanding of advanced adsorption technology. the technical objectives for phase i are: (a) demonstrate… More

DEVELOPMENT OF LIGTWEIGHT HIGH CAPACITY PORTABLE OXYGEN SYSTEMS FOR BATTLEFIELD MEDICAL SUPPORT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $146,000.00
Abstract:
This project seeks to develop an advanced oxygen generator for use by medical support staff to treat casualties in forward positions. the development will make use of advanced pressure-swing adsorption concept specifically designed for high production capacity-to-weight,low maintenance and high… More

THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PROPOSED PROJECT IS TO IMPROVE THE EFFICIENCY OF AIR STRIPPING PROCESSES THROUGH ENHANCED AIR/WATER CONTACTING.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr ram chandrasekhar
Award Amount: $54,152.00
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed project is to improve the efficiency of air stripping processes through enhanced air/water contacting. the success of the program will ensure optimum use of contactor volume and maximum concentration of stripped solute in exhaust air. the suggested novel process… More

THE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF ROBOTIC SYSTEMS FOR THE ORTHOPEDICALLY HANDICAPPED.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: Mr james a clarke , RESEARCHER
Award Amount: $30,000.00
Abstract:
The use of new technologies in the delivery of services to handicapped persons includes a variety of hardware and software meant to enhance their physical and cognitive abilities. recent advances in the development and use of robotic manipulators indicate that they have great promise as prosthetic… More

GASEOUS OXYGEN SENSOR FOR ON-BOARD AIRCRAFT USE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: John schlaechter
Award Amount: $49,995.00
Abstract:
An electronic circuit will be designed to specifically measure a physical property of aircrew breathing oxygen. operation of the circuit at a very specific condition should result in a strong, measurable response proportional to oxygen partial pressure. the proposed experimental program will test… More

NOVEL HIGH PURITY OXYGEN GENERATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: S T Dinovo
Award Amount: $49,000.00

NOVEL NEURAL NETWORK DEVICE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $38,265.00
Abstract:
This research project is concerned with the cognitive and adaptive difficulties that accompany attempts by developmentally disabled individuals to use contemporary servoelectronic devices such as robots, computers, automatic wheelchairs, and similar devices. based on an analysis of these… More

NOVEL HIGH PURITY OXYGEN GENERATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: S T Dinovo
Award Amount: $250,000.00
Abstract:
High-purity oxygen is used extensively in industrial, medical and military applications. in industry, its primary use is as a reagent in chemical synthesis. in the medical field and for the military, it is used primarily as breathing oxygen. high-purity oxygen is commercially manufactured by… More

NOVEL CHEMICAL PROCESS FOR BLEACHING DE-INKED PULP

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Wayne E Ballantyne , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,712.00
Abstract:
The proposal responds to the increasing pressure to recycle paper. since nonbleached paper uses almost 100% recycle pulp, additional recycling must come from bleaching recycledpulp to be suitable for newsprint and white paper. the objective of the experiments is to demonstrate the feasibility of… More

AQUEOUS BASED SULFUR FREE PULPING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Wayne E Ballantyne , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,983.00

AQUEOUS BASED SULFUR FREE PULPING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Wayne E Ballantyne , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
The proposal responds to public and us epa pressure on the pulp and paper industry to reduce polluting emissions. pulp from the manufacture of paper, container board, tissue and bags is primarily produced by the kraft process. this process reduces wood chips to pulp using sodium sulfide and sodium… More

IMPROVING THE STRENGTH PROPERTIES OF MECHANICAL PULPS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: S T Dinovo
Award Amount: $65,000.00
Abstract:
High quality paper, e.g., magazine paper, accounts for millions of tons of product per year. a significant portion of this paper consists of mechanical pulp which has characteristically weak fiber strength. newer paper machines and printers demand increasingly stronger pulp which is leading to… More

Variable Speed Refining of Recycled Paper Fibers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joel Preston
Award Amount: $65,000.00

Catalytic Oxidation of Chlorofluorocarbons and Related Compounds for Pollution Abatement Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph Rossin
Award Amount: $61,343.00

SBIR Phase I: Development of a Volatile Nitrogen-ContainingCompound Pollution

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph Rossin
Award Amount: $73,267.00

Catalytic Oxidation of Chlorofluorocarbons and Related Compounds for Pollution Abatement Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph Rossin
Award Amount: $295,618.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph Rossin
Award Amount: $99,220.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: David Tarnowski
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase II project involves the development of a catalyst to control NOx emissions from combined cycle power plants using natural gas fired turbines (natural gas fired power plants). During the Phase I effort, Guild Associates developed an environmental… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: David Tarnowski
Award Amount: $499,900.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase II project involves the development of a catalyst to control NOx emissions from combined cycle power plants using natural gas fired turbines (natural gas fired power plants). During the Phase I effort, Guild Associates developed an environmental… More

New Biosensors for Real-Time Aquatic Toxicity Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gus DiNovo, Senior Investigator
Award Amount: $69,990.00
Abstract:
"Water is essential to our lives. We need it for consumption, cleansing and cooling. We must ensure that the water we use is safe. We must be able to continuously detect the level of toxic materials found in our water supply, whether the toxics are ofnatural, industrial or sinister origin. In… More

Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for Detection of Agents of Mass Destruction (SUDAMaD)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dominick DiNovo, Project Engineer
Award Amount: $99,399.00
Abstract:
Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Warfare (NBCW) agents pose an increasingly credible threat to military and civilian personnel as adversaries seek non-conventional means to disrupt U.S. operations and terrorize the Homeland. Third-world countries andextremist groups that find political value in… More

Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for Detection of Agents of Mass Destruction (SUDAMaD)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dominic DiNovo
Award Amount: $745,009.00
Abstract:
Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Warfare (NBCW) agents pose an increasingly creible threat to military and civilian personnel as adversaries seek non-conventional means to disrupt U.S operations and terroize the Homeland. Third-world countries and extremist groups that find political value in their… More

Bioluminescent Detection of Chemical Agent Contamination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: David Schofield, Principle Investigator
Award Amount: $98,998.00
Abstract:
Chemical weapons such as organophosphate (OP) nerve agents pose a deadly risk to both military and civilian personnel as exemplified by the use of nerve agents during the Iran/Iraq war and the Tokyo terrorist subway attack of 1995 which caused over 3,000 casualties. In addition, OP pesticide… More

Identifying targets for diagnosing oral candidiasis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield
Award Amount: $115,939.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candida species are normal commensals of the oral cavity, mucosal surfaces, and gastrointestinal tract in healthy subjects but under physiological and immunological changes in the host, can cause a variety of maladies ranging from mucosal infections of the… More

Bioluminescent Detection of Chemical Agent Contamination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Dave Schofield, PI/Research Scientist
Award Amount: $374,947.00
Abstract:
Chemical weapons such as organophosphate (OP) nerve agents pose a deadly risk to military and civilian personnel since they are easily dispersed, they persist in the environment, and are extremely toxic. In addition, OP pesticide contamination causes 1 to 3 million unintentional poisonings annually… More

SBIR Phase I: High Temperature NOx Abatement Catalyst for Natural Gas Fired Power Plants

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph A. Rossin, Dr
Award Amount: $99,830.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project involves developing a novel high temperature NOx abatement catalyst and catalytic process for the control of NOx, NH3, CO and non-methane-hydrocarbon emissions from natural gas fired power plants. The catalyst is designed to be operated… More

Automated Shipboard Dishwashing System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Mark Noltimier, PI
Award Amount: $69,950.00
Abstract:
This study seeks to identify approaches for automating the scullery operations onboard U.S. Department of Navy ships. The objective is to reduce labor and costs associated with routine mess gear separation, scraping, washing, drying and stowage. The project team will capitalize on experience… More

Phage-mediated detection of Bacillus anthracis on deliberately contaminated fresh foods

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: David Schofield
Award Amount: $79,964.00
Abstract:
Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, is a category A bioterrorist pathogen that is classed as the most likely weapon used in a bioterrorist attack. Although this pathogen is not a common contaminant on foods, the deliberate contamination of ready to eat foods, or minimally processed… More

In vivo profiling for oral candidiasis drug target discovery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield
Award Amount: $724,482.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candida albicans is the most frequently isolated fungal pathogen of humans and represents an important public health problem. However, antifungal treatments are hampered by emerging resistance, toxicity concerns, lack o f fungicidal activity, and narrow spectrum… More

Phage-mediated bioluminescent detection of Yersinia pestis.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield
Award Amount: $110,753.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Yersinia pestis is designated by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and NIAID as a Category A priority bacterial pathogen. Y. pestis is the etiological agent of the plague (Black Death), a transmissible disease that has been responsible for millions of deaths… More

Phage mediated detection of Bacillus anthracis on deliberately contaminated fresh foods

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield, Senior Research Scientist
Award Amount: $349,052.00
Abstract:
The nations food supply is particularly vulnerable to a bioterrorist attack. Bacillus anthracis, the causative agent of anthrax, is a Category A pathogen that is considered a high priority biological weapon. Gastrointestinal anthrax is caused by the ingestion of B. anthracis contaminated foods or… More

AC Impedance Sensor for Collective Protection Filter Residual Life Indicator

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator: Matt Smiechowski, Sensor Engineer
Award Amount: $66,825.00
Abstract:
Guild Associates, Inc. proposes to develop and evaluate an active electrochemical sensor based residual life indicator (RLI) for adsorptive carbon filters. The sensing system of the RLI will operate by analyzing the electrochemical state of the carbon within the filter and evaluate the remaining… More

SBIR Phase I: Catalyst for the Oxidation of Methane in Coal Mine Ventilation Air

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Joseph A. Rossin, PhD
Award Amount: $149,974.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project seeks to develop a novel high temperature catalyst for the oxidation of methane present in coal mine ventilation air. Referred to as ventilation air methane (VAM), VAM emissions contain between 0.2% and 1.2% CH4 plus ppm levels of sulfur gases… More

SBIR Phase I:Bioluminescent reporter phage for the rapid and specific detection of the causative agent of bacterial blight

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield, PhD
Award Amount: $149,901.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will generate a "light-tagged" reporter phage that can confer a bioluminescent signal to the phytopathogen Pseudomonas syringae pv. alisalensis. P. syringae pv. alisalensis is the causative agent of bacterial blight, a contagious and damaging… More

Phage-mediated bioluminescent detection of Yersinia pestis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David A. Schofield – 843-573-0095
Award Amount: $710,851.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Yersinia pestis is designated by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and NIAID as a Category A bacterial pathogen. Y. pestis is the etiological agent of the plague (Black Death), a transmissible disease that has beenresponsible for millions of deaths throughout… More

Novel paper-microfluidic analytical device (uPADs) coupled with Phage-amplification and Quantum dots for multiplexed pathogen diagnostics.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Xichun Zhou, RESEARCH SCIENTIST – (843) 573-0095
Award Amount: $99,888.00
Abstract:
Current methods of species-specific bacterial detection and identification are complex, time-consuming, and often require expensive specialized equipment and highly trained personnel. There is a growing need for developing fieldable devices to combat both naturally occurring, and deliberate… More