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Company Information:

Company Name: RJ Lee Group, Inc
City: Monroeville
State: PA
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: http://www.rjlg.com
Phone: (724) 325-1776

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,181,074.00 16
SBIR Phase II $4,178,845.00 7
STTR Phase I $99,959.00 2
STTR Phase II $500,000.00 1

Award List:

DEVELOPMENT OF A PC-BASED SYSTEM FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard J Lee Phd
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A PC-BASED SYSTEM FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard J Lee Phd
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
It is proposed that a personal computer (pc)-based system be developed that will provide a cost-effective method for collecting, processing, and analyzing image data in electronmicroscopes. widespread use of this technology for health and biomedical research would be feasible if less expensive… More

DIFFERENTIAL X-RAY ABSORPTION SPECTROSCOPY SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
X-ray spectrochemical analysis, in conjunction with scanningor transmission electron microscopy, is often not used because conventional energy-dispersive crystal detectors are expensive and must be maintained at liquid nitrogen temperatures. these add considerably to the equipment purchase price and… More

DEVELOPMENT OF COMPUTER-CONTROLLED SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPY (CCSEM) TECHNIQUES FOR PREDICTING THE CLEANING BEHAVIOR OF COAL

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,846.00
Abstract:
New restrictions proposed for sulfur and particulate emissions from coal-burning utility plants have stimulated renewed interest in a variety of advanced coal cleaning techniques. these techniques include a variety of physical cleaning methods such as froth flotation, column flotation, and selective… More

Feasibility Study on a Cf Plasma Desorption Imaging Mass Detector (IMD)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Alan M. Levine
Award Amount: $97,184.00
Abstract:
The DoD is seeking the development of analytical methodology and instrumentation with graphic imaging capabilities to determine the quantity and speciation of metals found in contaminated soils. In this SBIR Phase I submission we are proposing to develop an Imaging Mass Detector (IMD) which… More

Image and Data Management System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Fred C Schwerer
Award Amount: $95,503.00
Abstract:
Film has long been the standard medium for recording data (images) from optical and electron microscopes. Contemporary computer and electronic technology provide non-film based means for capturing, storing and accessing images thereby providing for more effective use of image data, better… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: Los Alamos National Laboratory
Principal Investigator: Mr. Gary S. Casuccio, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: N/A

Materials Knowledge Base

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Paul Woods, Information Systems Coord
Award Amount: $99,998.00
Abstract:
The overall technical objective is to develop the information systems technology necessary to implement a Materials Knowledge Base. This object-based data repository will allow the acquisition and storage of experimental materials analysis data,regardless of its origin or format. The mechanism is… More

Development of an SEM Simulator for Use in Education

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Gary Casuccio
Award Amount: $99,766.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase I project will determine the feasibility of designing the scanning electron microscope (SEM) component of an instrument simulator. Cost prohibits that incorporation of a variety of image/composition-based instruments used in research and industry… More

Predictive Durability Model for Life Extension of Naval Waterfront Concrete

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Niels Thaulow, Tech Dir Construction Mat
Award Amount: $69,758.00
Abstract:
"Concrete durability and its impact on life-cycle infrastructure costs and military readiness is a major societal issue. This SBIR Phase I project focuses on the development and demonstration of the feasibility of key aspects of a plan for theimplementation of new concrete durability software. … More

Materials Knowledge Base

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Paul Woods, Information Systems Coord
Award Amount: $1,039,906.00
Abstract:
The overall technical objective is to develop the information systems technology necessary to implement a Materials Knowledge Base. This object-based data repository will allow the acquisition and storage of experimental materials analysis data,regardless of its origin or format. The mechanism is… More

SBIR Phase II: Development of a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) Simulator for Use in Education

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Gary Casuccio
Award Amount: $499,820.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase II project will result in a low cost PC based interactive scanning electron microscope (iSEM) simulator incorporated into modules to enhance existing science curricula. Although the Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) is an essential scientific tool and has major impact on our… More

SBIR Phase II: Development of a Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) Simulator for Use in Education

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Gary Casuccio
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase II project will result in a low cost PC based interactive scanning electron microscope (iSEM) simulator incorporated into modules to enhance existing science curricula. Although the Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) is an essential scientific tool and has major impact on our… More

Predictive Durability Model for Life Extension of Naval Waterfront Concrete

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Niels Thaulow, Tech Dir Construction Mat
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The two-year SBIR Phase 2 effort will be focused on the extension of an existing numerical model, called STADIUM(SM), to the treatment of additional concrete durability problems. STADIUM(SM) is a finite element model that can be used to follow thetransport of ions and liquids in reactive porous… More

Predictive Durability Model for Life Extension of Naval Waterfront Concrete

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Niels Thaulow, Tech Dir Construction Mat
Award Amount: $509,976.00
Abstract:
The two-year SBIR Phase 2 effort will be focused on the extension of an existing numerical model, called STADIUM(SM), to the treatment of additional concrete durability problems. STADIUM(SM) is a finite element model that can be used to follow thetransport of ions and liquids in reactive porous… More

Predicting the Behavior of Cracked Concrete Exposed to Contamination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Boyd Clark, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,698.00
Abstract:
Concrete durability and its impact on life-cycle infrastructure costs and military readiness is a major societal issue. This SBIR Phase I project focuses on the feasibility of a concrete durability software model that considers the effects of cracks on contamination in concrete. Concrete… More

Development of a Crack Resistant Durable concrete Repair Material for Navy Concrete Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Boyd A. Clark, Senior Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $99,967.00
Abstract:
This SBIR proposal will identify a repair system designed to address the primary reasons that materials used to repair concrete fail. Repair materials fail because bond formation between the original concrete and the repair material is inadequate, or because a loss of bond occurs due to continuing… More

Predicting the Behavior of Cracked Concrete Exposed to Contamination

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Boyd Clark, Consulting Scientist
Award Amount: $729,829.00
Abstract:
Concrete durability and its impact on life-cycle infrastructure costs and military readiness is a major societal issue. This SBIR Phase I project focuses on the feasibility of a concrete durability software model that considers the effects of cracks on contamination in concrete. Concrete… More

The Use of Sludge Generated by the Neutralization of Acid Mine Drainage in the Cement Industry

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Silsbee, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $69,961.00
Abstract:
The goal of this proposed study is to demonstrate the use of acid mine drainage (AMD) treatment sludge in the manufacture of Portland cement. Portland cement is composed of a mixture of calcium, silicon, aluminum and iron oxides. When AMD is neutralized, sludge is precipitated that is composed… More

SBIR Phase I: Feasibility of Teaching Polarized Light Microscopy in an Innovative Virtual Analysis Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Stephen K. Kennedy, PhD
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I research project will demonstrate the feasibility of developing an innovative virtual analysis environment to educate, train and test post secondary students and professionals in the use of polarized light microscopy (PLM). The key innovative… More

Life and Reliability Prediction for Turbopropulsion Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Dennis Moore, Sr. Manager – (724) 998-3649
Award Amount: $79,682.00
Abstract:
The predictability in assessing an engine"s shop direct maintenance cost is largely a result of the significant reliability improvements inherent in today"s engine technology and a result of the introduction of on-condition maintenance. Engine on-condition maintenance seeks to do away… More

Materials Knowledge Base

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Harlan Shober, Chief Software Architect – (724) 627-1016
Award Amount: $499,744.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Development of an operational prototype Test Data Aggregation and Analytical System (TDAAS) at Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC). TDAAS will address the customer"s need for data integration and knowledge discovery of Department of Defense (DoD) weapons system engine and… More

Test Data Aggregation and Analytical System (TDAAS) Prototype V2

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Harlan Shober, Chief Software Architect, – (724) 627-1016
Award Amount: $399,570.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: This project utilizes existing SBIR technologies developed by RJ Lee Group (RJLG) for AFRL and AFMC that were expanded to provide a Big Data prototype capability at Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC). This project will enhance and extend the Test Data Aggregation and Analytical… More

A Semantic Technology for Materials Design and Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Harlan Shober, Chief Software Architect, ISS – (724) 627-1016
Award Amount: $149,711.00
Abstract:
Development of semantic technologies to support materials design and development. This project is intended to start constructing the building blocks for 1. Common Vocabulary Development, 2. Annotation, exposure, and discovery of existing published material properties and processes using standard… More