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LASER ACTIVATED KEYBOARD FOR ACCESSING PERSONAL COMPUTER

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
16505
Program Year/Program:
1994 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
16505
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
INVOTEK, INC.
1026 RIVERVIEW DR ALMA, AR -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1994
Title: LASER ACTIVATED KEYBOARD FOR ACCESSING PERSONAL COMPUTER
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $513,752.00
 

Abstract:

INVOTEK WILL DEVELOP A LIGHT SENSITIVE KEYBOARD AND A LASER LIGHT SOURCE FOR ACCESSING APPLE 2GS AND MACINTOSH COMPUTERS. THIS KEYBOARD SYSTEM WILL INCORPORATE A LIGHT DETECTION SCHEME WHICH WILL INSURE USER EYE SAFETY. THE SYSTEM WILL ALLOW PEOPLE WITH SEVERE PHYSICAL DISABILITIES TO ACCESS AN APPLE COMPUTER, AND WHEN INCORPORATED WITH A SPEECH SYNTHESIZER, WILL CONSTITUTE AN EFFECTIVE AUGMENTATIVE COMMUNICATION DEVICE. SINCE THIS SYSTEM IS BASED ON STANDARD COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS AND IS MODULAR IN DESIGN, USERS CAN UPGRADE THE SYSTEM AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF EQUIPMENT DEVELOPED FOR THE MAIN STREAM USER, THUS MINIMIZING COST AND MAXIMIZING FLEXIBILITY.

Principal Investigator:

Jakobs, Thomas
Principal Investigator
5015757659

Business Contact:

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Small Business Information at Submission:

Invotek
700 West 20th Street Fayetteville, AR 72701

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