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Fiscal Year 2022 SBIR Awards

FY22 Solicitation Phase I Awards

Topic Title Award Information
Enforcement of Bridge Load Postings using Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques (22-FH1) Connected Wise LLC - Orlando, FL
Obtaining Accurate Traffic Loading using Bridge Weigh-In-Motion Technology
PI Name: Farhad Huseynov
PI Email: 
AI Video Analysis of Dilemma Zone and Other Conflicts at Signal Controlled Intersections (22-FH2)

Aiwaysion Inc. - Bellevue, WA
Edge Server-Based AI Application for Dilemma Zone and Traffic Conflict Events Detection
PI Name: Wei Sun
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Innovative AI Technologies LLC - Newark, NJ
Innovative AI Video Analysis of Dilemma Zone Conflicts at Signal-Controlled Intersections using Edge Computing and 5G
PI Name: Hang Shi
PI Email: 

Concrete Curing Quantification (22-FH3)

Sciperio, Inc. - Orlando, FL
An Innovative Wireless Sensing Technology for Concrete Curing Quantification
PI Name: Kenneth Church
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Reduction of Transit Bus Collisions with Other Vehicles 
Tranalytics, LLC - Bedford, MA
A Data-Driven Multi-Perspective Solution for Improving Transit Bus Safety
PI Name: David Raucci
PI Email: 
Connecting Individuals in “Food Deserts” to Healthy Foods (22-FT2)

SPLUSM LLC - Orlando, FL
Combat Food Desert: Smart Access to Healthy Food
PI Name: Samira Ahangari
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Blockchain-Enabled Transit Incentivization (22-FT3)

Right Click Solutions Inc. (d.b.a. RideAmigos) - Santa Monica, CA
Optimizing Demand for Transit with Blockchain-Enabled Commuter Support
PI Name: Corey Tucker
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Tools and Applications Towards Moving to Zero Emissions (22-FT4)

ReVolt Battery Technology, Corp. - Houston, TX
Optobus – A Multivariable Integrated Electric Bus Evaluation Method and Tool for Mass Transit
PI Name: Jan Naidu
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Nondestructive, Streamlined Testing and Monitoring of Metal Cylinders and Tanks to Prevent Packaging Failure (22-PH1)

MCET Technologies - Newark, DE
Live and Continuous Monitoring of Metal Cylinders and Tanks using Distributed Carbon Nanomaterial-Based Sensing Networks
PI Name: Lance Bryan
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Autonomous Vehicle Leak Detectors (22-PH2)

Adelphi Technology, Inc. - Redwood City, CA
Compact Broadband Leak Detector for Autonomous Vehicles
PI Name: Jay Cremer
PI Email: 

Vibration Sensing System to Monitor for Potential Excavation Damage (22-PH3)

Intellisense Systems, Inc. - Torrance, CA
Fiber-Optic Excavation Monitoring Sensor System
PI Name: Chung-Yen Chao
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Underground Natural Gas Storage (UNGS) Advanced Leak Identification and Well Control Solutions (22-PH4) Oceanit Laboratories, Inc - Honolulu, HI
Smart Well Assessment and Reservoir Management System (SWARMS)
PI Name: Glen Nakafuji
PI Email: 

FY22 Solicitation Phase II Awards

Topic Title

Award Information

Innovative Layered Composite Metal Deck System (20-FH2)

Acrow Corporation of America - Parsippany, NJ
Innovative Layered Composite Metal Deck System
PI: Scott Patterson

Device for Assessing Environmental Impact of Post-Consumer Waste Plastic in Highway and Airfield Materials and Pavements (21-FH1)

Optowares, Inc. - Woburn, MA
Autonomous, In-Situ Fugitive Microplastic Detector and Datalogger
PI: Noah Kolodziejski

In-situ Determination of Pore Solution Resistivity (21-FH2)

Callentis Consulting Group, LLC - Austin, TX
In-situ Determination of Pore Solution Resistivity
PI: Andrii Drach

Reference Hardware for Infrastructure GPS Abnormality Detector for Connected and Automated Vehicle Applications (21-FH4)

Integrated Solutions for Systems - Huntsville, AL
GPS Anomaly Detection System
PI: David Hodo

Coherent Technical Services, Inc. - Lexington Park, MD
Assured Connected and Automated Vehicle (CV/AV) Navigation
PI: Nathan Green

Automated Vehicles: Deployment of Traffic Warning Devices (Triangles) (21-FM1)

Creare LLC - Hanover, NH
An Automated Traffic Warning Device Deployment System for Autonomous Vehicles
PI: Benjamin Cameron

Readiness Assessment Technology (21-FM2)

Pulsar Informatics, Inc. - Seattle, WA
PVT DriveFit - A System to Deliver an Objective Quantifiable Measure of Driver Alertness
PI: Daniel Mollicone

Design Interactive, Inc. - Orlando, FL
PI: Emily Mills

Passenger Train Exterior Side Door Safety (21-FR1) Newport Sensors, Inc. - New York, NY
Wireless Sensing and Warning System (WS2) for Passenger Train Door Safety
PI: Masato Mizuta
Wheel Measuring Device (21-FR2)

Synetics Systems Engineering - Corona, CA
Wheel Inspector
PI: Simon Bourne

ADA Technologies, Inc. - Littleton, CO
Micro-Scale, High-Accuracy, Photogrammetry Equipment (MSHAPE)
PI: Karl Reinig

Robots for Unmanned Disinfection and Decontamination of Transit Assets (21-FT1)

Advent Innovations Limited Company - Columbia, SC
Fully Autonomous Omnidirectional Adaptive Robots for the Disinfection and Decontamination of Transit Assets
PI: Shawn Beard

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Inspect, Repair and Sanitize Transit Vehicles (21-FT2)

Interphase Materials, Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA
Artificial Intelligence Enabled Risk Assessment Tool for Condition-Based Sanitization of Public Transit Vehicles
PI: Noah Snyder

Securing Safe Passage when Crossing a Roadway to Board Buses (21-NH1)

International Electronic Machines Corporation - Troy, NY
Illuminated Virtual Crosswalk and Threat Detection System
PI: Marc Pearlman

HAAS, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Child Safety Using Optical and V2X Digital Alerting Technology to Bring School Buses and Students on the Vehicle Grid for Collision Prevention
PI: Lisa Robinson

Ignition Interlock Device Data-Integrated Mobile Device App (21-NH2)

Design Interactive, Inc. - Orlando, FL
Mobile Intoxication management Tool (MIT)
PI: Brent Winslow

Lithium Ion Battery Packaging (21-PH1)

Energy Storage Safety Products International, LLC - Detroit, MI
Battery Logistics Integrated Safety System (BLISS)
PI: Ronald Butler

Last updated: Monday, October 31, 2022