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Company Information:

Name: AMRON CORPORATION
Address: AMRON CORPORATION
1313 DOLLEY MADISON BLVD
MC LEAN, VA 22101-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,285,762.00 17
SBIR Phase II $3,795,522.00 7
STTR Phase I $114,000.00 2
STTR Phase II $499,512.00 1

Award List:

TIME-FREQUENCY REPRESENTATION USING AN IMPROVED WIGNER DISTRUBTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Stepen Lane , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,913.00

FRACTAL IMAGE ANALYSIS, AUTOMATION, AND DETECTION FOR THE INTEGRATED UNDERSEA SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Stephen Lane , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,902.00

TIME-FREQUENCY REPRESENTATION USING AN IMPROVED WIGNER DISTRUBTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Stepen Lane , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $497,668.00
Abstract:
The objective of the work proposed here is investigation of a new time-frequency distribution to improve the response of lofargrams, correlograms and other images to acoustic transients. the proposed tasksare data collection, implementation of a choi-williams proof-of-concept system, optimization of… More

FRACTAL IMAGE ANALYSIS, AUTOMATION, AND DETECTION FOR THE INTEGRATED UNDERSEA SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr Stephen Lane , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $493,019.00
Abstract:
The iuss has an urgent need for more efficient methods of signal procsssing. to meet this end, submarine detection and classification systems must be reexamined and modified. this proposal examines the potential of an innovative technique called fractal image analysis toaid operators to accurately… More

Noninteractive Monitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $50,000.00

Noninteractive Monitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $731,957.00
Abstract:
Almost all persons find it increasingly difficult to live independently as they age. Everyday mishaps assume great importance for elderly persons because the victims may be unable to respond actively. These people may need varying levels of surveillance for their own health, thereby, reducing their… More

Monitor for Escapes from Bed

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lane
Award Amount: $76,632.00
Abstract:
Hospitals and nursing homes restrain a significant number of patients, especially in bed. Restraintfrequently performed procedure in nursing homes. However, there is no rational reason to restrain pafrom injury, and patient restraint causes injuries and even death. Some alternatives to restraints… More

Adaptive Beamforming for Multistatic Active Sonar

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $69,134.00
Abstract:
Amron and its subcontractor BBN propose to show the feasibility of a broadband time-domain adaptive beamformer (ABF) to suppress uncorrelated narrowband sources and multipaths from correlated impulsive sources. The work is motivated by political developments which have emphasized warfare in… More

INFLATABLE BEDPAN

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $93,640.00

High Resolution Time-Frequency Representations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $65,847.00
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed Phase I work is to demonstrate the feasibility of using the Choi-Williams distribution to estimate the time ¿ frequency distribution of transients of interest to the IUSS. The specific objectives are to develop a metric for IUSS images and to show that the… More

SELF CARE CUEING DEVICE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lane, stephen s
Award Amount: $68,764.00

DETERRENT FOR ESCAPES FROM BED

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lane, stephen s
Award Amount: $99,919.00

IMPROVED FALL DETECTOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lane, Stephen S
Award Amount: $95,320.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Stephen S Lane
Award Amount: $520,197.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lane stephen s
Award Amount: $332,177.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $0.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $494,950.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Randall Kuldell, Vice President
Award Amount: $69,982.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Meredith Rowe, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $114,000.00
RI Contact: N/A

Prompts for Handwashing with Gel

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $82,062.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of this study is to demonstrate the feasibility of an automated prompting device called Prompts for Handwashing with Gel (PHG). PHG will increase the use of antiseptic alcohol based gel for hand hygiene at Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore,… More

Prompts for Handwashing Effectiveness

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen S. Lane
Award Amount: $97,844.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall aim of this study is to demonstrate the efficacy of an automated prompting device called Prompts for Handwashing Effectiveness, which will increase the duration of handwashing at Biloxi Specialty Hospital in Biloxi, Mississippi. Handwashing is the… More

Night Alert Prompting System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
Principal Investigator: Meredeth A. Rowe
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term aim of this program of research is to develop a Night Alert Prompting System (NAPS) that can be used by caregivers of home-dwelling cognitively impaired (CI) individuals to prevent nighttime injuries and unattended exits, improve caregiver sleep,… More

Random Hand Hygiene Prompts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lane
Award Amount: $99,953.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of the proposed research is to develop and demonstrate Random Hand Hygiene Prompts (RHHP). RHHP will deliver voice messages at random times on a hospital floor, reminding listeners to perform hand hygiene. Preliminary results suggest that… More

Encouraging Hygiene Messages

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lane
Award Amount: $95,435.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of the work proposed here is to demonstrate the feasibility Encouraging Handwashing Messages (EHM). The intent of EHM is to increase hand hygiene on a hospital floor by rewarding good hand hygiene with a voice m essage praising the listener. In Phase I,… More

Random Hand Hygiene Prompts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lane
Award Amount: $725,554.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of the work proposed here is to develop and demonstrate Random Hand Hygiene Prompts (RHHP). RHHP is a device that 1) plays computer generated voice messages over loudspeakers at a hospital nursin g station and 2) records hand hygiene… More

Monitor Hand Hygiene on Patient Contact

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Stephen Lane – 703-848-0571
Award Amount: $121,415.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The research proposed here will show the feasibility of an electronic method to measure and report hand hygiene compliance, called Monitor for Hand Hygiene on Patient Contact (MHHPC). MHHPC will determine, record and report whether anyone touching a hospital… More