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IROBOT CORP.

Company Information
Address
8 Crosby Drive
Bedford, MA 01730-1730
United States



Information

UEI: N/A

# of Employees: 455


Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No




Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR Success: iRobot

    While most people associate iRobot with a hugely successful line of robotic vacuums used for the home, the company has deep roots with the Department of Defense, originally utilizing the SBIR program to develop robots for the battlefield. iRobot designed and developed throwable robots, complete...
  2. iRobot, Winner of 6 SBIR Awards in Hall of Fame

    iRobotBedford, MA, 01730 Highlights: iRobot wins U.S. Army, Navy and DARPA contracts worth a total of $4.4 Million iRobot Corp. (IRBT), a leader in delivering robotic technology-based solutions, was selected as one of eight companies to receive the first annual Small Business Innovation Research...

Award Charts




Award Listing

  1. MAGMA Mission Planner: Multi-Autonomous Ground/Multi-Air Unmanned Vehicle Collaboration

    Amount: $729,880.00

    The goal of MAGMA Phase II is to develop and demonstrate significant capabilities in UGV-UAV collaboration and sentry operations to support dangerous urban infantry missions, such as building clearing ...

    SBIRPhase II2009Department of Defense Army
  2. Peer-to-Peer Embedded Human Robot Interaction

    Amount: $730,965.00

    During Phase I we were able to build a proof-of-concept robot system to validate and demonstrate our approach and underlying technology to design a robot system capable of natural human-robot interact ...

    SBIRPhase II2009Department of Defense Navy
  3. Nostra: Power System Condition Monitoring and Prognostics

    Amount: $769,708.00

    The NOSTRA system monitors battery health by comparing observed voltage, current, and temperature data to models of both known healthy and known unhealthy battery packs. In Phase I of the NOSTRA prog ...

    STTRPhase II2008Department of Defense Army
  4. Stingray II: Control of High Speed Unmanned Vehicles

    Amount: $717,977.00

    For the Stingray Project, iRobot Corporation and Chatten Associates will develop techniques for teleoperation of small, high-speed UGVs. Currently deployed small UGVs are limited in the missions that ...

    SBIRPhase II2008Department of Defense Army
  5. Collaborative Engagement with Unmanned Systems

    Amount: $729,247.00

    The asymmetric warfare common today requires engagement of small groups and even solitary combatants. Currently, each unmanned system used for surveillance requires a single operator, and, collaborat ...

    SBIRPhase II2008Department of Defense Army
  6. Tactical Teams: Cooperative Robot/Human Teams for Tactical Maneuvers

    Amount: $736,221.00

    The Tactical Teams project goal is to demonstrate the feasibility of a framework and relevant technologies to support robot and human teams in the collaborative performance of specialized tactical man ...

    SBIRPhase II2008Department of Defense Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  7. DC-ATR: Distributed Co-operative ATR Using Low Resolution Mobile Sensors

    Amount: $732,217.00

    The iRobot team proposes to develop a deployable pedestrian detection module that will analyze a monocular video stream and identify all instances of visible pedestrians. To address the problem of ped ...

    STTRPhase II2008Department of Defense Navy
  8. Nostra: Power System Condition Monitoring and Prognostics

    Amount: $769,708.00

    The NOSTRA system monitors battery health by comparing observed voltage, current, and temperature data to models of both known healthy and known unhealthy battery packs. In Phase I of the NOSTRA prog ...

    STTRPhase II2008Department of Defense Army
  9. Sagittarius: A Human-Assisted UAV/UGV Team for Cooperative Tracking of Elusive Dismounts

    Amount: $99,572.00

    iRobot Corporation and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) propose to develop the Sagittarius UAV/UGV team for tracking elusive human dismounts in complex urban terrain. iRobot will develop the UGV; CMU ...

    SBIRPhase I2007Department of Defense Air Force
  10. Stingray: Control of High Speed Unmanned Vehicles

    Amount: $118,316.00

    iRobot Corporation and Chatten Associates propose to jointly develop the Stingray teleoperated control system for driving the iRobot Warrior UGV at high speeds. The Stingray Project will integrate Ch ...

    SBIRPhase I2007Department of Defense Army
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