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NOTE: The Solicitations and topics listed on this site are copies from the various SBIR agency solicitations and are not necessarily the latest and most up-to-date. For this reason, you should visit the respective agency SBIR sites to read the official version of the solicitations and download the appropriate forms and rules.

  1. H-SB019.1-001: Reach-Back Capability for Fielded Rapid DNA Systems

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) developed Rapid DNA technology under a prior Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) program to provide family relationship verifications in the field, a capability that no other biometric provides. Rapid DNA is an innovative technology that reduces the testing and analysis time for Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  2. H-SB019.1-002: ICAM On-the-Fly

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    DESCRIPTION: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Project Responder 5 Report identified key capabilities to help first responders be more effective in their mission. Among   the   findings   included   the   need   to   securely  share   information,&nbs ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  3. H-SB019.1-004: Modeling-based Design of Sensors for Chemical Detection in Complex Environment

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    DESCRIPTION: DHS and first responders need low cost, high performance sensors that can be used to detect chemical materials in different environments. A persistent problem in chemical sensing is the inability of the sensor system to reliably address complex sensing tasks and environments. Such conditions are regularly encountered in situations involving environmental monitoring, industrial pr ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  4. H-SB019.1-005: Synthetic Training Data for Explosive Detection Machine Learning Algorithms

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    DESCRIPTION: Currently fielded explosive detection equipment uses electromagnetic signals, such as X-rays or MMWs to interrogate passengers and their belongings. Automatic algorithms process the images generated by the screening hardware either to clear the passenger/property or to identify specific anomalies for further investigation. The use of machine learning and deep learning approaches t ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  5. H-SB019.1-006: Cybersecurity Peer-to-Peer Knowledge/Lessons Learned Tool

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    Organizations throughout the American economy and government are faced with designing and then operating cybersecurity risk management, in a complicated and dynamic environment.  They have been provided with a useful starting point, a cybersecurity risk management framework, developed by NIST, supported by DHS, and filled out in some detail by different critical infrastructure sectors and ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  6. H-SB019.1-007: Network Modeling for Risk Assessment

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    Networks, and systems of networks are ubiquitous in modern technology used throughout society today. Identification of risk in these networks often requires a model to be developed for the network or system of networks. These models range from the simple to the mathematically complicated models used for large networks. Some risks, such as cascading failures in a network, are difficult to identify. ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  7. H-SB019.1-008: Blockchain Applications for Homeland Security Forensic Analytics

    Release Date: 12-19-2018Open Date: 12-19-2018Due Date: 02-12-2019Close Date: 02-12-2019

    Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) are emerging technologies being leveraged for a wide range of commercial and governmental applications. The most well-known use case would likely be Bitcoin, within the newly emerged cryptocurrency arena, which has spurred further interest and developments. Prior efforts have addressed Bitcoin analytics, which covers only a limited scope within th ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  8. 001: Low Power Tri-axial Acoustic Sensor

    Release Date: 04-29-2011Open Date: 05-12-2011Due Date: 06-28-2011Close Date: 06-28-2011

    The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) use UGS units to detect personnel, vehicles, and aircraft engaged in illegal activity at the U.S. border. The UGS units consist of: sensor(s) for detecting activity; a buried housing that contains a processing unit that interprets the received signals from the sensor(s) and performs administrative and control tasks; a radio for communicating alarms back ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  9. 002: Improved Wipes for Surface Sampling of Chemical Agents on Porous Materials

    Release Date: 04-29-2011Open Date: 05-12-2011Due Date: 06-28-2011Close Date: 06-28-2011

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a need for a novel surface wipe material that more efficiently removes low volatility chemical agent contamination from porous and absorptive surfaces (e.g., uncoated and coated concrete, painted wallboard, unglazed ceramic tile) than current cellulosic-based, gauze-type, wipe materials. The novel wipe material will further demonstrate the ability to q ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate
  10. 003: Mobile Device Forensics

    Release Date: 04-29-2011Open Date: 05-12-2011Due Date: 06-28-2011Close Date: 06-28-2011

    Within the area of mobile device forensics, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate is currently interested in three distinct facets of this complex problem area. Proposers can respond to any of the three sub-topics listed below (i.e., proposers may submit up to three different sub-topic proposals in response to this mobile device forensics topic). Sub-t ...

    SBIR Department of Homeland SecurityScience and Technology Directorate

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