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Fiscal Year 2021 Awards

FY21 Solicitation Phase I Awards

Award Information
21-FH1: Device for Assessing Environmental Impact of Post-Consumer Waste Plastic in Highway and Airfield Materials and Pavements

Optowares, Inc.
Autonomous, In-Situ Fugitive Microplastic Detector and Datalogger
Woburn, MA

PI: Noah Kolodziejski

21-FH2: In-situ Determination of Pore Solution Resistivity

Callentis Consulting Group, LLC
In-situ Determination of Pore Solution Resistivity
Austin, TX

PI: Andrii Drach

21-FH3: Accelerating Performance Testing Using the Asphalt Mixture Performance Tester (AMPT) Equipment

Engineering & Software Consultants, Inc. 
Chantilly, VA

PI: Michael Elwardany

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

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

PI: Nathan Green

Integrated Solutions for Systems
GPS Anomaly Detection System
Huntsville, AL

PI: David Hodo

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

Creare LLC
An Automated Traffic Warning Device Deployment System for Autonomous Vehicles
Hanover, NH

PI: Benjamin Cameron

21-FM2: Readiness Assessment Technology

Design Interactive, Inc.
Orlando, FL

PI: Jeffrey Hullfish

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

PI: Daniel Mollicone

21-FR1: Passenger Train Exterior Side Door Safety

Newport Sensors, Inc. 
Wireless Sensing and Warning System (WS2) for Passenger Train Door Safety
New York, NY

PI: Masato Mizuta

21-FR2: Wheel Measuring Device

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

PI: Karl Reinig

Synetics Systems Engineering
Wheel Inspector
Corona, CA

PI: Simon Bourne

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

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

PI: Mohammadsadegh Sadatzi

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

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

PI: Noah Snyder

Artificial Intelligence for Maintenance on Buses (AIM on Bus)
Memphis, TN

PI: Krish Inbarajan

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

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

PI: Cory Hohs

International Electronic Machines Corporation
Illuminated Virtual Crosswalk and Threat Detection System
Troy, NY

PI: Marc Pearlman

21-NH2: Ignition Interlock Device Data-Integrated Mobile Device App

Design Interactive, Inc. 
Mobile Intoxication management Tool (MIT)
Orlando, FL

PI: Brent Winslow

21-PH1: Lithium Ion Battery Packaging

Energy Storage Safety Products International, LLC
Battery Logistics Integrated Safety System (BLISS)
Detroit, MI

PI: Ronald Butler

Marine Fire Systems, LLC
Active Termination of Lithium-Ion Battery Fires and Thermal Runaway
Green Bay, WI

PI: Don Murray


Last updated: Thursday, May 13, 2021