STTR Phase I: Safety-Centric Analysis and Runtime Monitoring for Plug-and-Play Medical Suites

Award Information
Agency:
National Science Foundation
Branch:
N/A
Amount:
$150,000.00
Award Year:
2007
Program:
STTR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
0712298
Agency Tracking Number:
0712298
Solicitation Year:
2006
Solicitation Topic Code:
IT
Solicitation Number:
NSF 06-598
Small Business Information
Fremont Associates, LLC
813 Market Street, 6745 HOLLISTER AVENUE, Camden, SC, 29020
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
156108735
Principal Investigator
 Duncan Clarke
 Dr
 (803) 432-8272
 duncanclarke@fremontassociates.com
Business Contact
 Duncan Clarke
Title: PhD
Phone: (803) 432-8272
Email: dclark@fremontassociates.com
Research Institution
 Univ of PA
 Oleg F Sokolsky
 Computer and Information Science
Philadelphia, PA, 19104 6389
 (215) 898-4448
 Nonprofit college or university
Abstract
This Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Phase I research project proposes the enhancement of an existing set of modeling, analysis, design, and monitoring tools for use in the medical domain so that safe, reliable systems can be assembled from plug-and-play medical devices. This project addresses important problems in building medical systems out of medical devices. The existing toolset which draws upon theory in several fields with the goal of formalizing the design and evaluation process, is important for providing quantitative analysis of systems built from medical devices.This project has the potential to impact the medical device plug-and-play standard. By providing tools for the design and analysis of medical systems, the project has the potential to improve the quality of such devices and perhaps expand the development of such systems.

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