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Company Information:

Company Name: Information International Associates, Inc.
City: Oak Ridge
State: TN
Zip+4: 37830
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (865) 298-1262

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $998,571.00 10
SBIR Phase II $749,943.00 1
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1
STTR Phase II $439,606.00 1

Award List:

Contextual Spelling Suggestions Based on Specialized Vocabulary and Statistical Information of Historical System Usage

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Mark A. Martin, Mr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Today¿s general purpose search engines have developed contextual based spelling/search suggestion software tools that are derived from the historical usage of the system. In other words, every search the system performs is stored and used as the basis of a statistical algorithm that locates… More

Automated Data Cleansing in Data Harvesting and Data Migration

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick G. Coppock, Mr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
In the explosion of digitized information that is available through corporate databases, data stores, and online search systems, a persistent problem is the management of the sheer volume of information identified. This information comes in the form of unstructured, semi-structured, and structured… More

Use of Domain/IP Resolver in Lieu of Traditional Username/Password Authentication

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick G. Coppock, Mr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DOE currently operates an International Databases for sixteen countries. Currently, access is controlled by checking the IP address and/or username/password of registered users. Some countries would like to permit any citizen in their country to access the data, while other countries would like to… More

Development of an Automated Tool for Locating, Harvesting and Storing Experimental Scientific and Technical Data

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: University of Tennessee
Principal Investigator: John Rumble, Dr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Arlene Garrison
Abstract:
Today, scientific and technical data are being generated at ever-increasing rates. At the same time, finding these data is becoming more difficult, as they are now often being deposited directly onto the Web without being linked to a specific publication. Even when a potential data source is… More

Interactive Peer-to-Peer Scientific Communication in the Digital Library Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick G. Coppock, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,896.00
Abstract:
Government digital libraries have a unique opportunity to facilitate communication between scientific communities of common interest. These libraries can add functionality to their electronic dissemination products, providing a catalyst for communication and collaboration among users. However, to… More

Real Time, Full-Text Source Provisioning in the Digital Library

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Mark A. Martin, Mr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Users of federated search systems need to have direct access to the publisher's copy of the electronic full text or, at a minimum, a direct link to the publisher's website. In many cases, there exists a disparity between the data collections of the underlying databases, or collection nodes, which… More

International Science Education Federated Search Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Mark Martin, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,610.00
Abstract:
This project will develop a prototype a federated search engine and web service for locating international science education research results based on supplied query terms. This prototype system will provide capabilities that will expand the functionality currently being developed for… More

Interactive Peer-to-Peer Scientific Communication in the Digital Library Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick G. Coppock, Mr.
Award Amount: $749,943.00
Abstract:
Government digital libraries ¿ such as the DOE¿s Office of Scientific and Technical Information¿s Information Bridge, Energy Citation Database, and other resources ¿ have a unique opportunity to facilitate communication between scientific communities of common interest. This project will add… More

Web Metrics Analysis for Digital Libraries Based on Scientific and Technical Information

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick Coppock, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,667.00
Abstract:
Today, a gap exists in reporting web metrics. Standard metrics tools do not have the ability to combine information about web resources with product-level details, such as the number of full-text downloads or specific user queries. This project will develop a prototype web metrics analysis system… More

Weather/Climate Variability Impact on Energy, Water and Food Resources and Implications for Regional Stability

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Franciel Azpurua-Linares, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,805.00
Abstract:
Military planners, humanitarian organizations, and international investors face an increasing level of uncertainty regarding geopolitical areas considered critical to their respective interests. Aside from the normal factors impacting geopolitical instability the nature and pace of climate changes… More

Mobile Device Applications in the Digital Library

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Lance Vowell, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,671.00
Abstract:
In order to facilitate the discovery and synthesis of scientific information, mobile device applications and services are needed for use in the digital library by researchers and scientists to instantly locate data. During Phase I of this effort IIa will perform a requirements analysis, identifying… More

Deep Indexing of Complex Scientific and Technical Information Documents,

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Edrick Coppock, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,922.00
Abstract:
Governmental digital libraries, such as the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) Information Bridge (IB) and Energy Citation Database, serve as the primary vehicle to make the results of the government