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Company Information:

Name: Microsensor Systems Inc.
Address: 62 Corporate Court
Bowling Green, KY 42103 0667
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (270) 745-0099

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $899,128.00 14
SBIR Phase II $1,915,049.00 4
STTR Phase I $99,971.00 1
STTR Phase II $599,695.00 1

Award List:

SAW ARRAY DETECTOR FOR HAZARDOUS VAPORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Henry wohltjen
Award Amount: $49,991.00
Abstract:
Microsensor systems, inc. will investigate the use of surface acoustic wave (saw) technology for the detection of hazardous chemical vapors in a shipboard environment. the approach will utilize an array of solid-state saw oscillators that have been coated with sorbents that are specific for the… More

SAW DETECTOR FOR FREON VAPORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Henry Wohltjen
Award Amount: $40,670.00

SURFACE ACOUSTIC WAVE CHEMICAL MICROSENSORS FOR MONITORING AND CONTROL OF VAPOR PHASE INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES AND WASTE STREAMS AT HIGH TEMPERATURE AND PRESSURE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr N L Jarvis , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,839.00
Abstract:
This project investigates the use of very small, sensitive surface acoustic wave (saw) microsensors as highly localized, rapidly responding, in-situ chemical vapor sensors capable of operation at high temperatures and pressures. saw microelectronic devices currently under development are as small as… More

SURFACE ACOUSTIC WAVE PERSONAL MONITOR FOR TOXIC AGENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Hank Wohltjen
Award Amount: $49,890.00
Abstract:
It is planned to develop a miniaturized surface acoustic wave (saw) vapor detection system as a personal monitor for toxic organic vapors. the saw sensors are very promising asthey can be made very sensitive to essentially any toxic organic compound with at least modest vapor pressure. they can… More

SAW DETECTOR FOR FREON VAPORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Henry Wohltjen
Award Amount: $490,165.00
Abstract:
A method will be investigated for the detection of freon vapors in the shipboard environment. the method utilizes a solid-state, surface acoustic wave (saw) oscillator that has been coated with a sorbent for halocarbon vapors. the objective of the study is to optimize the sensor's chemically… More

CHEMICAL MICROSENSOR FOR AUTOMATED, LONG TERM MONITORING OF CHEMICAL AGENTS AT VERY LOW CONCENTRATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. N. L. Jarvis
Award Amount: $49,815.00

CHEMICAL MICROSENSOR FOR AUTOMATED, LONG TERM MONITORING OF CHEMICAL AGENTS AT VERY LOW CONCENTRATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. N. L. Jarvis
Award Amount: $455,985.00
Abstract:
A chemical vapor monitoring system, incorporating state-of-the-art chemical microsensor and microcomputer technologies, will be designed and optimized for the automatic, continuous, long term, low level monitoring (below 0.01 mg/m3) of chemical agents. the initial demonstration unit will be… More

Personal Monitor for Toxic Vapors (EG, Glutaraldehyde)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: N L. Jarvis
Award Amount: $49,616.00
Abstract:
It is proposed to develop a small, pocket size personal monitor for glutaraldehyde based on the use of a Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) chemical microsensor as the detector. SAW microsensors are attractive for this application as they are very sensitive to toxic chemicals of modest to low vapor… More

Surface Acoustic Wave Device as Micro-Deposition Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: H. Wohltjen
Award Amount: $49,725.00

PERSONAL MONITOR FOR TOXIC VAPORS (EG, GLUTARALDEHYDE)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: N. Jarvis
Award Amount: $49,616.00

MINIATURE MICROSENSOR ARRAY BIOMIMETIC "ELECTRONIC NOSE" FOR THE EARLY DETECTION OF AIRCRAFT FIRES.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: Dr Hank Wohltjen , President
Award Amount: $99,794.00
Abstract:
Present day fire detectors normally employ a single sensor, such as an optical density or ionization detector, that has well known limitations. alarm decisions are thus based on a single measurement that is often inaccurate, and insensitive. we propose to use an array of very small and inexpensive… More

Fully Automated, High Performance SAW Microsensor Array for Mobile Air Sampling and Chemical Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: N. Jarvis
Award Amount: $88,381.00

Solid-State Chemical Microsensors for In-Place Monitoring of Total Acid Number (TAN) and Water Contamination in Oils, Hydraulic Fluids, and Fuels

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr. N. L. Jarvis
Award Amount: $74,833.00
Abstract:
Solid-state microsensors are very small, rugged, low cost, devices that can be highly sensitive to their chemical environment. Due to their unique capabilities, they have considerable potential as in- place sensors for engine condition monitoring, especially as real-time monitors of lubricants,… More

Advanced Chemiresistor Devices as Micron Size Sensors for the Rapid, On-Line Measurement of Chemical Vapors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hank Wohltjen
Award Amount: $73,005.00

Chemical Microsensor Arrays as Integrated Chip Compatible Devices for Chemical Weapons Nonproliferation Inspection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hank Wohltjen
Award Amount: $74,953.00

Fully Automated, High Performance SAW Microsensor Array for Mobile Air Sampling and Chemical Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: N. Jarvis
Award Amount: $368,112.00
Abstract:
The collection of sufficient quantities of truly representative ambient samples (e.g., air, water) for analysis is a serious problem with any mobile air sampling and monitoring system. There are several ways this problem can be addressed. The approach proposed in tihs SBIR is twofold. First, a… More

Development of the Sensor Coating Materials and Application Techniques Necessary for On-Chip Chemical Analysis Using Solid-State Chemical

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Lynn Jarvis
Award Amount: $99,000.00
Abstract:
Many of the solid-state chemical microsensors, including surface acoustic wave (SAW) devices and the organic or inorganic semiconductors, are ideally suited as sensors for on-chip chemical analysis systems as they are inherently very small, low power and readily manufactured by photolithographic… More

Chemical Microsensor Arrays as Integrated Chip Compatible Devices for Chemical Weapons Nonproliferation Inspection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Hank Wohltjen
Award Amount: $600,787.00

PASSIVE WIRELESS MULTI-SENSOR TEMPERATURE AND PRESSURE SENSING SYSTEM USING ACOUSTIC WAVE DEVICES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: University of Central Florida
Principal Investigator: Jacqueline Hines, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,971.00
RI Contact: Andrea Miller
Abstract:
This proposal describes the development of passive surface acoustic wave (SAW) sensors and multi-sensor systems for NASA application to remote wireless sensing of temperature and pressure distributions in space vehicles and demanding environments. SAW devices are a mature technology used in numerous… More

Passive Wireless Multi-Sensor Temperature and Pressure Sensing System Using Acoustic Wave Devices

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: University of Central Florida
Principal Investigator: Jacqueline Hines, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,695.00
RI Contact: Andrea Adkins
Abstract:
This proposal describes the continued development of passive, orthogonal frequency coded (OFC) surface acoustic wave (SAW) sensors and multi-sensor systems, an enabling technology for remote wireless sensing of temperature, pressure, and a range of other measurands, for application to space… More