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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until June, 2020.

  1. SBIR Phase I: High-Salinity Produced Water Management by Recovering Solid Waste with Low Grade Thermal Energy

    SBC: SAVENGY TECHNOLOGIES., LLC            Topic: ET

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this SBIR Phase I project is to develop a desalination system powered by solar energy. Water is used for lithium and rare metal mining, requiring energy-efficient water treatment to produce fresh water and concentrated brines. This type of water treatment in mineral recovery systems can yield valuable critical materials as byproducts. Many lithium and rar ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 National Science Foundation
  2. SBIR Phase II: Improving Indoor Air Quality using a Biosilica Based Functional Paint & Coatings Photocatalyst

    SBC: DIATOMIX, INC.            Topic: MI

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is that it will provide a next-generation commercial method of removing volatile organic contaminants (VOCs) such as benzene, formaldehyde and methylene chloride from indoor air. These compounds are potential carcinogens and also exacerbate allergies, asthma, and other respiratory problems. I ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  3. SBIR Phase II: Trident Bathymetry Mapping System: A Three-Pronged Automated Solution to Satellite Derived Shallow Seafloor Surveying

    SBC: TCarta Marine LLC            Topic: MI

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will be to address the lack of advanced maps of shallow water zones, or littoral zones, crucial to global ecology and economy. An estimated 70% of the world's littoral zone is not mapped to modern standards, and traditional methods of mapping these areas are prohibitively expensive and danger ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  4. SBIR Phase I: Enabling Computation on Encrypted Data on the Cloud and Beyond

    SBC: Usencryption Inc.            Topic: IT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is to enhance data security by solving the current problem of securing data in use through encryption. It has the potential to build trust on the cloud by overcoming the technical challenges of building a fully homomorphic encryption solution. This will allow data owners to encrypt their confi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 National Science Foundation
  5. SBIR Phase II: Magnetic Quantum Dots for Cell Separation and Characterization

    SBC: Core Quantum Technologies            Topic: BM

    The broader/commercial impact of this SBIR phase II project will develop magnetic and fluorescent reagents for the separation and analysis of cells from tissue samples stored in biobanks, central repositories for biological samples, including tissues, cells, blood, sera, and urine, and their associated patient data, used in research to identify new methods to diagnose and treat disease; this indus ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  6. SBIR Phase II: Post-Quantum Cryptography in Resource-Constrained Devices

    SBC: PQSECURE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC            Topic: IT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is to deliver state of the art cryptography and cybersecurity solutions to Internet of Things (IoTs) and embedded device designers, enterprise hardware and software vendors, and government contractors against the attack of classical and quantum computers. It has been widely accepted that quan ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  7. SBIR Phase I: Activation Station Technology for In-line Solar String Inspection

    SBC: Ultrasonic Technologies, Inc.            Topic: IH

    The broader impact of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is to enable manufacturers of solar cell assemblies to conduct quality control in real time. potentially reducing the cost of the solar cell modules and increasing production by an estimated 26%. Prospective customers of the envisioned technology are firms that make the assemblies (known as "strings"), and specifi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 National Science Foundation
  8. STTR Phase II: Deep Learning Technology For The Microscopic Analysis Of Stained Cells Using Unbiased Methods

    SBC: Stereology Resource Center, Inc            Topic: BT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II project is the development of software to help bioscientists analyze more tissue in less time and with higher accuracy and reproducibility. Currently, stereology studies require a trained technician to sit before a computer screen, making tedious manual counts (clicks) on hundreds to thousands of mic ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  9. SBIR Phase II: Production and formulation of a safe and natural sunscreen to replace ingredients harmful to human and environmental health

    SBC: Gadusol Laboratories            Topic: BT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is the development of a safe, effective, and sustainably-produced natural sunscreen compound, gadusol, to replace harmful ingredients widely used in current sunscreen products. Two to three million cases of skin cancer are reported globally each year, including 132,000 cases of melanoma. In 2 ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
  10. SBIR Phase II: Sustainable alternative protein cultivation from fungal mycelium for human consumption

    SBC: EMERGY LLC            Topic: CT

    The broader impact and commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is a new source of human-grade protein that it can be produced at an estimated half the price of wholesale chicken and 2000 times higher protein yields per acre compared to soy with a fraction of the input requirements. The new protein addresses pain points in industry of potential allergens, amin ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 National Science Foundation
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