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  1. MI2: Structural and Infrastructural Materials

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    Material and process innovations to improve the performance of materials in structural applications. Includes (but is not limited to) materials for civil infrastructure (e.g. cement, concrete, structural panels, etc.) and polymer composites for various applications. Structural materials that are metallic or ceramic should be submitted under topic MI1.

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  2. MI3: Coatings and Surface Modifications

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    Material and process innovations in surface modifications and coatings. Includes (but is not limited to) coatings for improved corrosion and wear resistance, anti-microbial and anti-fouling coatings, surface modifications for specialized applications such as superhydrophobic or biologically/chemically active surfaces, and techniques to improve manufacturability and reduce cost. Refer to the MI1 to ...

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  3. MI4: Multiferroics and Specialized Functional Materials

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    Innovations related to multiferroics or other functional materials for specialized applications. Includes (but is not limited to) piezoelectrics, ferroelectrics, thermoelectrics, magnetostrictives, or electrochromics, shape memory alloys, ferrofluids, materials for high or low thermal conductivity applications, novel materials for active device or energy harvesting applications, functional thin fi ...

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  4. MI5: Materials for Sustainability

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    Material innovations designed for improved sustainability, mitigating adverse environmental impacts, and/or improved public health. Includes (but is not limited to) new processes and techniques that allow for new or increased use of recycled, renewable, non-toxic and/or environmentally-benign materials. Proposals are also encouraged for new innovations that reduce overall energy consumption or was ...

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  5. MI6: Other Materials

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    New innovations in materials that do not fit into any of the above five materials topics but that nevertheless meet the intellectual merit and broader/commercial impact criteria of the NSF SBIR/STTR program.

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  6. MI7: Instrumentation for Characterization and Imaging

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    New innovations in instrumentation whose primary purpose is measurement, characterization, or imaging.Includes (but is not limited to) optical and electron microscopy, scanning probe methods, magnetic imaging (NMR, MRI, etc.), spectroscopic and chemical methods, and other scientific instrumentation.

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  7. MI8: Instrumentation for Detection, Actuation, Control, and Manipulation

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    New innovations in instrumentation whose primary function is detection, control, or manipulation. Includes (but is not limited to) new instruments for use in industrial processes, manufacturing, research, engineering, military, and/or consumer applications.

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  8. MI9: Other Instrumentation

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    New innovations in instrumentation that do not fit into either of the above two instrumentation topics but that nevertheless meet the intellectual merit and broader/commercial impact criteria of the NSF SBIR/STTR program. Refer to the BT topic for bioinstrumentation.

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  9. BM: Biomedical Technologies

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    The Biomedical Technologies subtopics aim to support the early stage development of novel products, processes, or services that will enable the delivery of high-quality, economically-efficient healthcare in the U.S. as well as globally. The BM subtopics are not aimed at supporting or conducting clinical trials, clinical efficacy or safety studies, the development pre-clinical or clinical-stage dru ...

    SBIR National Science Foundation
  10. BM1: Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

    Release Date: 03-16-2017Open Date: 05-17-2017Due Date: 06-14-2017Close Date: 06-14-2017

    Proposed projects must include new processing or manufacturing devices, components, and systems that will improve the efficiency, competitiveness, and output of the nation's pharmaceutical manufacturing sector; that will reduce the cost, risk, and time-to-market of new pre-clinical and clinical-stage drugs and biological products; or that address major market opportunities in the developing world. ...

    SBIR National Science Foundation

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