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Company Information:

Company Name: Integrated Sensing Systems Incorporated
City: Ypsilanti
State: MI
Zip+4: 48198-7812
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (734) 547-9896

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,095,534.00 12
SBIR Phase II $1,849,990.00 3

Award List:

Manufacturing of Multisensor Microinstrumentation Clusters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Nader Najafi
Award Amount: $99,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovative Research Phase I Project seeks to develop low-cost manufacturing techniques (particularly assembly and packaging) for the implementation of multi-sensor microinstrumentation clusters. In addition, a cost evaluation will be performed in order to reduce the cost of… More

A Micromachined Coriolis-Based Flowmeter for Direct Mass Flow and Fluid Densitv Measurement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Nader Najafi
Award Amount: $99,000.00

A Micromachined Coriolis-Based Flowmeter for Direct Mass Flow and Fluid Densitv Measurement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Nader Najafi
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project proposes a novel, proprietary, micromachined, Coriolis-based, mass flowmeter. This flowmeters possesses many desirable features, including: significantly lower cost, direct mass flow measurement, direct fluid density measurement, small sensor… More

An Intelligent 32-Site Esophageal Manometry System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Collin A. Rich
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This project will develop an innovative system for analyzing esophageal motility disorders, the most prevalent of which is gastrointestinal reflux disorder (GERD). GERD affects between 8-19 million Americans and accounts for $5 billion in drug sales annually. The proposed system will simplify… More

URINARY CATHETERS WITH MULTIPLE SENSING ELEMENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Yafan Zhang
Award Amount: $98,000.00
Abstract:
The goal of this project is to develop a disposable, small-diameter, high-sensitivity catheter for the monitoring and diagnosis of urinary tract disorders. The use of state-of-the-art MEMS technology allows the development of a 3 French diameter catheter, which is significantly smaller than… More

Chronic Telemetric Biofluid Flow Monitoring Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Susan (Yafan) Zhang,
Award Amount: $69,990.00
Abstract:
Currently, no method exists for continuously, noninvasively monitoring flow in the vascular and other biofluidic systems. To facilitate the study of short- and long-term effects of gravity on biofluidic systems, ISSYS proposes to develop an innovative technology for direct, chronic measurement of… More

Implantable, space-worthy, batteryless biotelemetric monitor for animal studies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Collin Rich,
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
Many biological systems depend on fluid flow and pressure to achieve their intended functions. Tools are needed that allow noninvasive, real-time collection of pressure and flow-related data to study the impact of different environments and gravity ranges on biofluidic systems. To meet this need,… More

A Wireless Communications Platform for Implantable Microinstruments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Matthew Straayer
Award Amount: $69,983.00
Abstract:
The innovation proposed is a platform for wireless communication based on magnetic telemetry that enables implantable micro instruments without batteries to acquire instructions, sense physical and chemical parameters, perform basic signal processing and on-site conditioning, and communicate… More

Chronic Telemetric Biofluid Flow Monitoring Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Alexander Chimbayo, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,990.00
Abstract:
Currently, no method exists for continuously, noninvasively monitoring flow in the vascular and other biofluidic systems. The proposed effort will ultimately develop a stent-based, telemetric, implantable flow monitor. Once implanted, flow data may be read noninvasively through magnetic telemetry,… More

Fuel Lubricity Evaluator Sensitive to Additives

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Douglas Sparks, Director of Flow Products
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
It is proposed that ISSYS utilize its existing fluid density sensor background and micromachining technology to develop a new system capable of monitoring the lubricity of fuels. In the Phase I study, microbeads will be mixed with fluids and passed through the resonating microtube. Interaction with… More

Improved Vacuum Process for Advanced Inertial Sensors Using NanoGetters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Douglas R. Sparks, Executive Vice President
Award Amount: $69,995.00
Abstract:
It is proposed that new thin film gettering technology be applied to advanced inertial and gravity sensors to improve vacuum packaging. This new getter will be developed by NanoGetters, a subsidiary of ISSYS, and the only commercial getter supplier in the US, see: www.nanogetters.com. NanoGetters… More

SBIR Phase I: Wafer-Scale, Hermetic Packaging of Intelligent MEMS-Based Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Sonbol Massoud-Ansari, Ms
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project addresses development of a novel packaging method for wafer-scale hermetic packaging of intelligent MEMS. Packaging of MEMS along with the requisite electronics is one of the main technical barriers to commercialization of these… More

SBIR Phase I: Microfluidic Gas/Liquid Two-Phase Sensing and Compensation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Douglas E. Sparks, DEng
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I research project addresses research and development into two-phase microfluidic behavior in resonating microtubes. Gas phase, or air bubble detection in intravenous drug lines is critical to preventing air embolisms and even death. Two-phase detection… More

SBIR Phase II: Wafer-Scale, Hermetic Packaging of Intelligent MEMS-Based Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Sonbol (Sarah) B. Massoud-Ansari, MEE
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase-II project continues to address development of a novel packaging method for wafer-scale hermetic packaging of intelligent Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS). Packaging of MEMS along with their requisite electronics is one of the main… More

SBIR Phase I: Novel Low-Profile Miniature Wireless Pressure Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Alexander Chimbayo
Award Amount: $149,567.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project addresses the development of a novel low-profile miniature wireless pressure sensing system, customized for industrial and medical applications where a small-sized, low cost, low-profile (flat) sensor is required. These miniature wireless… More