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Company Information:

Company Name: Zyberwear, Inc.
City: Ocoee
State: FL
Zip+4: 34761-9115
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (407) 295-5955

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $689,955.00 7
SBIR Phase II $862,587.00 2
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: THz Imaging Focal Plane Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Oliver J. Edwards, Mr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project addresses development of a terahertz imaging focal plane array. The detectors are thin cantilevered strips whose physical properties change with temperature. The research objectives include modeling and design of the cantilevers, assessment… More

Compact High-Resolution Broad-Band Terahertz Fabry-Perot Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,956.00
Abstract:
Our objective is to develop a compact scanning Fabry-Perot spectrometer, for satellite far-infrared astronomy and Earth remote sensing, that operates at wavelengths of 100 ?m and longer, with a resolving power of 10,000 and free spectral range of 50 cm-1. The novelty of this innovation lies in… More

Efficient High Power THz laser

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Principal Investigator: Oliver J. Edwards, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The emerging field of terahertz imaging and spectroscopy offers great promise in physical security, military, drug enforcement and pharmaceuticals. Progress in THz applications awaits development of a high power THz laser, and a fast, sensitive focal plane array. Both of these are under… More

SBIR Phase II: THz Imaging Focal Plane Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Oliver J. Edwards, Mr
Award Amount: $464,344.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is to develop a high-resolution focal plane array for terahertz imagery. THz radiation is a largely unexplored region of the spectrum, but holds great promise for its ability to pass through clothing, packaging and baggage walls… More

High Resolution Infrared Focal Plane Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
A novel microbolometer focal plane array is proposed for use at 8-14 m having very low noise, no required thermoelectric stabilization, contrast over a very wide range of object temperature, and projected low cost in manufacture.

Terahertz Intracavity Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase I project will develop a hand-held sensing and alarm system for ultra-trace concentrations of chemical gases, biological aerosols, and explosive vapors. Unprecedented sensitivity will be achieved by differential intracavity laser absorption spectroscopy (ICLAS) which provides up to… More

Multi-layer Far-Infrared Component Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Phase I SBIR will demonstrate the feasibility of a process to create multi-layer thin-film optics for the far-infrared/sub-millimeter wave spectral region. The process will create alternating sub-wavelength layers of window and air with high index contrast. The process proven in Phase I will… More

Plasmonic Tunable Terahertz Detector

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Central Florida
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Robert Peale
Abstract:
A high sensitivity, high spectral resolution, rapidly tunable imaging terahertz spectrometer is proposed for seeing through barriers, identifying dynamic targets, and tracking threats while providing continuous chemical analysis of objects in the field of view BENEFIT: USAF and other DoD… More

Terahertz Intracavity Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Oliver Edwards, Director of Engineering
Award Amount: $398,243.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase II project is to develop a hand-held sensing and alarm system for ultra-trace concentrations of chemical gases, biological aerosols, and explosive vapors. Unprecedented sensitivity will be achieved by intracavity laser absorption spectroscopy (ICLAS) which provides kilometer… More

SBIR Phase I:LONG-WAVE INFRARED PLASMONIC BIOSENSOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Oliver J. Edwards, PhD
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project seeks to enhance the capability of an instrument for identifying and quantifying bio-molecules, cells, microbes, and their interactions. The goal of the project is to demonstrate the feasibility of a Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) biosensor… More