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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. Detection of Liquid Contaminants on Surfaces Using Hyperspectral Imaging

    SBC: SA Photonics, Inc.            Topic: CBD12104

    SA Photonics is pleased to propose the development of the SENTRY hyperspectal situational awareness system for the detection of liquid chemical agents in the asymetrical terrorist warfare scenario. SA Photonics will be teaming with world renown experts from the University of Arizona for the development of the SENTRY system. Additionally, SA Photonics will be leveraging technology from numerous ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  2. Improved M8 Test Paper for Chemical Agent Detection

    SBC: Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.            Topic: CBD11103

    Detection of chemical warfare agents (CWAs) such as V, H, and G agents is currently performed using the easy-to-use, simple, and rapid M8 test papers to detect and differentiate among these agents. However, frequent replacement is usually required for these test papers in outdoor applications because of the degradation by exposure to sun, dust, and rain. Moreover, visual inspection is needed to as ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  3. Advanced Transmitter for Chem-Bio Standoff Detection

    SBC: DBC Technology Corp.            Topic: CBD11106

    As a natural extension of the Phase I results, novel laser LWIR transmitters will be developed, demonstrated, and delivered to support development of next generation point and local area proximal standoff sensors based on newly demonstrated phenomenologies to simultaneously detect biological particles, chemical vapors, and chemical aerosols with a single device. The transmitters will feature rapid ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  4. Universal Bio-Sample Preparation Module

    SBC: PHYSICAL OPTICS CORPORATION            Topic: A10074

    Due to increasing recognition of sample preparation as the biggest challenge for biodefense and biomedical detection applications, CBD is seeking a platform technology for automated, universal sample preparation for biosensor systems using small volumes of samples in complex matrices. To address this need, Physical Optics Corporation (POC) proposes to develop a Universal Bio-sample Preparation (Un ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  5. Development of an in vitro assay as correlate of passive immune protection against botulinum neurotoxin to minimize use of whole animal testing

    SBC: ELECTRONIC BIOSCIENCES, INC.            Topic: CBD11109

    This Small Business Innovation Research project will develop a non-animal based in vitro assay for determining the efficacy of Botulinum (BoNT) neutralizing therapeutics. New technologies are currently needed in order to facilitate the development and approval of BoNT vaccines and therapies and reduce the number of vertebrate animals used in medical testing. In Phase 1 of this project, the feasibi ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  6. Solid state deep UV laser for Raman detection of CB agents

    SBC: Arete Associates            Topic: CBD11105

    Raman spectroscopy is a highly effective non-contact laser remote sensing method for detecting and identifying chemicals in every-day field environments. Raman spectroscopy is particularly suited for detecting trace surface contaminants that may indicate the presence of explosives, harmful chemical or biological agents. Contemporary systems, such as the vehicle mounted Joint Contaminated Surface D ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  7. Computer-Assisted Strain Construction And Development Engineering (CASCADE)

    SBC: GENOMATICA, INC.            Topic: CBD06107

    The recent advances of modern high-throughput genomic technologies have resulted in a large number of fully sequenced microbial organisms. The construction of these comprehensive metabolic models serves many purposes including encapsulating all the data and allowing for in silco experiments to be performed that can drive experimental work and aid in strain development and optimization. The creatio ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  8. Handheld Instrument for Nerve Agent Detection

    SBC: KUMETRIX, INC.            Topic: CBD06104

    Rapid detection and identification of chemical warfare nerve agents (CWNAs) are critical to the screening and subsequent treatment of exposed warfighters. Inhibition of cholinesterase activity is insufficient as a marker of exposure to CWNAs, in that it can give misleading results and does not distinguish CWNAs from commonly employed pesticides. This proposal presents a revolutionary field-porta ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  9. Computer-Assisted Strain Construction And Development Engineering (CASCADE)

    SBC: QUANTUM INTELLIGENCE, INC.            Topic: CBD06107

    This proposal aims at solving for a “Computer-Assisted Strain Construction and Development Engineering (CASCADE)” (SBIR CBD06-107). Our approach is to integrate BioSpice (a DOD product) and our statistical model developed by Quantum Intelligence together with publicly available data to develop a system for discovering the predictive relations between genomic fingerprints of an organism and it ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
  10. Continuously Variable Attenuated-Phase-Shifted Photomask for Integrated Spectroscopic Sensor Platforms enabled by Optical Nanolithography

    SBC: Redondo Optics, Inc.            Topic: CBD05107

    Redondo Optics Inc. (ROI), a world leader in engineering and manufacturing of leading-edge nano-materials, optical sensors, fiber and integrated optics, and advanced photonics instrumentation proposes to develop and demonstrate for the first time the concept of an etch-less, deep-UV, fully continuously variable attenuated-phase-shifted mask (ConvaPSM™) technology to enable ultra-high resolution, ...

    SBIR Phase II 2006 Department of DefenseOffice for Chemical and Biological Defense
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