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Company Information:

Company Name: Empire Robotics, Inc.
City: Boston
State: MA
Zip+4: 02210-2332
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 $149,907.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: An Innovative Robotic Jamming Gripper

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: John R. Amend
Award Amount: $149,907.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will develop an innovative robotic gripper that leverages the unique jamming behavior of granular materials to enable a device that can passively conform to objects of varying shape and then vacuum harden to grip them rigidly. Theseā€¦ More