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Company Information:

Company Name: TECHNISCAN, INC.
City: SALT LAKE CITY
State: UT
Zip+4: 84106
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,261,569.00 15
SBIR Phase II $5,504,159.00 6

Award List:

WE PROPOSE TO IMPLEMENT IN COMPUTER CODE, AND TEST BY COMPUTER SIMULATION, A NEW, FAST ULTRASOUND IMAGING AND TISSUE CHARACTERIZATION ALGORITHM, BASED ON OUR SOLUTION OF THE INVERSE SCATTERING PROBLEM, FOR APPLICATION TO MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael j. berggren , PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
We propose to implement in computer code, and test by computer simulation, a new, fast ultrasound imaging and tissue characterization algorithm, based on our solution of the inverse scattering problem, for application to medical diagnosis. implementation of our algorithm would permit computation of… More

DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING INSTRUMENT DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael J Berggren
Award Amount: $50,000.00

MODEL-SCANNER VALIDATION FOR INVERSE SCATTER IMAGING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael j berggren phd
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Techniscan, inc. proposes to test the effectiveness of a newultrasound imaging method for the detection and screening ofbreast cancer with real data obtained from a scaled-down, working, scanner model featuring an electronically scanned transducer array. the complete transducer array will be a… More

DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING INSTRUMENT DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael J Berggren
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
The long-term objective of this project is to develop a prototype scanning system from which novel and advanced ultrasound scanning systems can be manufactured for the imaging, tissue characterization, and diagnosis of cancer and other diseases. it will give superior images of obstetrical… More

LOCATION OF BURIED MINES WITH ADVANCED ACOUSTIC IMAGING TECHNIQUES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael J Berggren , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,921.00

LOCATION OF BURIED MINES WITH ADVANCED ACOUSTIC IMAGING TECHNIQUES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael J Berggren , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $200,000.00
Abstract:
Algorithms will be evaluated by synthic and laboratory generated data. these data will come from test objects and an existing scanners assembled for that purpose.

Feasibility Study of Inverse Scattering Breast Scanners

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard Eidens
Award Amount: $74,997.00

Feasibility Study of Inverse Scattering Breast Scanners

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard Eidens
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
The primary objectives of this proposal are twofold. The first is to investigate the feasibility ofimplementing certain critical areas of the hardware of an ultrasound scanner, which was developed foruse with inverse scattering theory, as VLSI components. The second is to develop… More

Detection of Non-Aqueous Phase Liquids by High Accuracy, Multi-mode, Multi-resolution System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson, Ph.d.
Award Amount: $60,000.00

Detection of Non-Aqueous Phase Liquids by High Accuracy, Multi-mode, Multi-resolution System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson, Ph.d.
Award Amount: $996,288.00
Abstract:
This proposal describes the feasibility and design study of a system for detection and imaging light and dense non aqueous phase liquids (so called LNAPLs and DNAPOLs) that have contaminated soils and aquifers. The system will make use of several modalities to improve combined spatial resolution… More

NEW SOFTWARE FOR ULTRASOUND COMPRESSION PLATE SCANNER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Johnson, steven a
Award Amount: $99,992.00

ECHO/TRANSMISSION ULTRASOUND COMPRESSION PLATE SCANNER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Johnson, Steven A
Award Amount: $99,994.00

ULTRANSOUND REFLECTION TOMOGRAPHIC BREAST SCANNER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Berggren, Michael J
Award Amount: $100,000.00

Computer Aided Data Analysis System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Thierry J. Guillerm, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $96,535.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael J. Berggren
Award Amount: $0.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michael J. Berggren
Award Amount: $472,490.00

Synergy of Inverse Scatter & Vibro-Acoustics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this Phase I SBIR grant application us to build a laboratory feasibility, breast cancer imaging system, that demonstrates synergistic benefits of combining Vibro-Acoustic Emission (VAE) technology with advanced Ultrasound Reflection Tomography… More

2-Clinic Feasibility Study: Inverse Scatter Breast Scan

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson
Award Amount: $162,642.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase-l SBIR project, of a Fast Track pair, will provide concept testing, computer simulation studies, laboratory-based hardware emulation and a final specification for the final scanner to be constructed in the Phase ll SBIR project. The result of this Fast… More

Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Ultrasound Quantitative Backscatter and Inverse Scattering

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson
Award Amount: $147,987.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Objective of this Phase-1 SBIR (1st resubmission/amended) project is: to implement and test an imaging method incorporating an improved quantitative ultrasound backscatter (QUBS) method, which uses scatterer size imagin g (SSI) and acoustic scatterer… More

Thermoacoustic and Inverse Scattering Breast Cancer Scanner

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson
Award Amount: $119,504.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Thermoacoustic and Inverse Scattering Breast Cancer Scanner ABSTRACT: We propose a novel, hybrid, imaging system for breast cancer diagnosis that exploits the elevated electrical conductivity. This system combines three advanced ultrasound- imaging methods with… More

2-Clinic Feasibility Study: Inverse Scatter Breast Scan

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Steven A. Johnson
Award Amount: $2,585,381.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase-l SBIR project, of a Fast Track pair, will provide concept testing, computer simulation studies, laboratory-based hardware emulation and a final specification for the final scanner to be constructed in the Ph ase ll SBIR project. The result of this… More