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DIGITAL CONTROL OF REHABILITATION/EXERCISE MACHINES

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
525
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
525
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Isotechnologies Inc.
205 W. Weaver Street Carrboro, NC 27510
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: DIGITAL CONTROL OF REHABILITATION/EXERCISE MACHINES
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $452,716.00
 

Abstract:

THIS PROPOSAL IS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A CONTROLLER FOR AN EXERCISE MACHINE, TO BE MARKETED SOON, CALLED THE ISOSTATION. THE ISOSTATION IS AN ELECTROHYDRAULIC REHABILITATION MACHINE WHICH PERMITS ACTIVE AND PASSIVE MOVEMENTS IN THREE DIMENSIONS FOR THE REHABILITATION OF MUSCULAR DEFICITS DUE TO TRAUMA, DISUSE, DISEASE, ACCIDENTS OR CHRONIC MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS TO ATHLETES AND THE AGED. PHASE I OF THIS PROPOSAL IS TO DEMONSTRATE BY COMPUTER SIMULATIONS THE FEASIBILITY OF PRODUCING A MARKETABLE "REAL TIME" DIGITAL CONTROLLER FOR THE CLOSED LOOP CONTROL OPERATION OF AN INSTRUMENTED ISOSTATION. THIS SYSTEM WILL BE USED TO CHARACTERIZE THE ISOSTATION AND EVALUATE THE SOFTWARE TO BE DEVELOPED.

Principal Investigator:

James J. Brickley Ph.d.
Principal Investigator
9199297791

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Isotechnologies Inc.
205 W. Weaver Street Carrboro, NC 27510

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