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  1. Cost Competitive Wave Energy Without Moving Parts

    SBC: Oscilla Power, Inc.            Topic: 815

    Oscilla Power, Inc. (OPI) is developing a utility-scale wave energy harvester that is enabled by low cost and readily-available magnetostrictive alloys. T his device, which utilizes no moving parts, has the potential to deliver predictable quantities of electric power to coastal utilities, industrial users, and remote facilities at costs competitive with coal or gas. The Phase I project demonstra ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  2. New NOAA-Derived Data Products for the TV Broadcast Market

    SBC: Worldwinds, Inc.            Topic: 832D

    This Phase II SBIR will execute the research to commercialization process developed in Phase I, when WorldWinds, Inc. developed and implemented a procedure to showcase graphical NOAA products for on-air consumption by the general public. Through collaboration with Baron Services, Inc., of Huntsville, AL, the Phase I project developed a prototypical composite Blended Total Precipitable Water produ ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  3. Natural Adjuvants to Enhance Efficacy of Viral Vaccines for Mariculture

    SBC: ProFishent Inc            Topic: 812

    Marine aquaculture production now exceeds 20 million metric tons annually (FAO 2010) but viral diseases are still a major threat to the expansion of sustainable mariculture systems (National Marine Fisheries Service 2007). Pathogenic viruses continue to devastate many fish and shellfish operations every year (ICES Mariculture Committee 2004, Lightner 2011). To date, vaccines against aquatic anim ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  4. Development of Production and Nutrition Characteristics of HISTAR: Beta II Evaluation

    SBC: AQUACULTURE SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGIES, L.L.C.            Topic: N/A

    Commercial microalgal production still relies heavily on batch culture methods. Recent investigations have been successful in the development of enclosed photobioreactors, though mostly still at the research level. Due to several factors, production costs of continuous culture methods remain high and thwart the adoption within the commercial aquaculture sector. This project will investigate the us ...

    SBIR Phase II 2001 Department of Agriculture
  5. CASHMERE PRODUCTION: A REVENUE-GENERATING OPPORTUNITY FOR RURAL AMERICA

    SBC: Cascade Cashmere Company            Topic: N/A

    A PHASE I SBIR PROJECT TO INVESTIGATE THE FEASIBILITY OF DEVELOPING CASHMERE PRODUCTION AS AN EMPLOY- MENT AND INCOME-GENERATING OPPORTUNITY FOR RURAL AREAS. THEPROPOSED FEASIBILITY STUDY INCLUDES THREE MAJOR AREAS OF RESEARCH: (1) THE COMPILATION OF EXISTING GENETIC RESEARCH ON THE CASHMERE GOAT; (2) THE INVESTIGATION OF EDUCATIONAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL NEEDS OF SMALL FARMERS AND RURAL LAND- OWNERS ...

    SBIR Phase II 1989 Department of Agriculture
  6. Acoustic Gravel-Transport Sensor

    SBC: D & A Instrument Company            Topic: N/A

    Gravel streambeds and beaches provide spawning habitat for salmon and form barriers to coastal erosion. Understanding how gravel is transported through measurements is essential for monitoring the ecological and physical processes of gravel-bed systems and for calibrating sediment transport models. We propose Phase II research to develop: 1) impact-recording sensors that can be deployed by wading ...

    SBIR Phase II 2001 Department of Agriculture
  7. The Development of an Environmentally Compliant and Cost Effective On-Site Animal Manure Management Composting Technology

    SBC: ENGINEERED COMPOST SYSTEMS INC            Topic: N/A

    Animal Manure Management is a major challenge to dairies and CAFO's with respect to efficient resource use, farm economics and environmental impacts. Composting is an established process for converting animal manure into other value-added products such as soil amendment and animal bedding material. However, current agricultural composting practices do not generally address increasingly stringent a ...

    SBIR Phase II 2008 Department of Agriculture
  8. Automated Connector & Guidance System for Linear Move Irrigation

    SBC: Hydrodog Irrigators Company            Topic: N/A

    Continuous linear-move irrigators are the superior means of overhead irrigation and are capable of irrigating rectangles and irregular shapes. Presently, no affordable and hassle-free automated apparatus exists to connect the linear traveling irrigator to the stationary mainline and existing guidance methods add significantly to cost and complexity. Consequently, few linears are sold. Most irrigat ...

    SBIR Phase II 2001 Department of Agriculture
  9. HIGH-SPEED LUMBER GRAIN ANGLE MEASUREMENTS FOR TENSILE STRENGTH ESTIMATION

    SBC: Metriguard Inc.            Topic: N/A

    MORE ACCURATE TENSIL STRENGTH ESTIMATION FOR STRUCTURAL LUM-BER COULD BE AN IMPORTANT PART OF THE MSR (MACHINE STRESS RATING) SORTING PROCESS IN MODERN LUMBER MILLS. TODAY'S MSRMETHODS WHICH MAVE NOT CHANGED MUCH IN 25 YEARS HAVE PROVED THEMSELVES ECONOMICALLY SOUND THROUGHOUT MUCH OF N. AMERICA AND THE REST OF THE WORLD. EVERYONE IN THE CHAIN INCLUDING PRODUCER, STRUCTURAL COMPONENT MANUFACTURER, ...

    SBIR Phase II 1989 Department of Agriculture
  10. Venting of Underground Storage Tanks Containing Ethanol-Gasoline Blends

    SBC: COMPACT MEMBRANE SYSTEMS, INC.            Topic: 88

    Vapors produced during the process of refueling cars are a significant source of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) emissions. Uncontrolled emissions cause economic losses and pollute the environment. This problem is exacerbated when the gasoline contains bioethanol because its presence increases the vapor pressure and volatility of the fuel. These increased fuel emissions from ethanol-gasoline ble ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of Agriculture
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