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Raman Biosensor for High Throughput Pollen Analysis

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2012 / STTR
Agency Tracking Number:
A12A-018-0307
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
A12a-T018
Solicitation Number:
2012.A
Small Business Information
AGILTRON, INC.
15 Presidential WAy WOBURN, MA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2012
Title: Raman Biosensor for High Throughput Pollen Analysis
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: W911NF-12-C-0069
Award Amount: $99,976.00
 

Abstract:

We propose to develop a device that is capable of rapidly identifying and classifying pollen from a broad sampling base using surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS). The proposed Raman device is designed to spectroscopically examine, identify and classify the spatial and temporal origin of pollen in complex mixtures using an automated high throughput SERS microscope system. The entire system will be portable, enabling its use anywhere a sample can be collected.

Principal Investigator:

Wayne Weimer
Principal Scientist
(781) 935-1200
wweimer@agiltron.com

Business Contact:

Amanda Contardo
Contracts Administrator
(781) 935-1200
acontardo@agiltron.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Agiltron Corporation
15 Presidential Way Woburn, MA -

EIN/Tax ID: 043539587
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Research Institution Information:
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
36 College Road
Chesnut Hill, MA 02467-3800
Contact: Jean Kane
Contact Phone: (617) 552-4978