"We congratulate the companies selected out of the numerous high-quality proposals we received," said Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and NIST Director
NIST's SBIR program seeks to stimulate technological innovation in the private sector, especially at minority and disadvantaged firms, strengthen the role of small business in meeting federal research and development needs and increase commercialization of federal research and development.
SBIR awards are funded through a competitive, three-phase process. In Phase I, small businesses can receive up to
"We're pleased that our focus on new businesses has once again been successful," said
Following are the NIST 2013 SBIR awards announced today:
Automated SCAP Tool Validator (ASTV)
ATC-NY will design and develop the Automated Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) Tool Validator (ASTV) for use with the SCAP Public Validation Test Suite and others. By running multiple test cases concurrently in a distributed or cloud-based ASTV installation, thorough validation of
Bragg Grating Enhanced Narrowband Single Photon SPDC
SourceGener8 proposes to fabricate a prototype Bragg grating based on an innovative fabrication method. The project goal is to demonstrate significant narrowing of the Spontaneous Parametric Down conversion spectrum, which will enable new fundamental quantum computation research.
Flowing Water Optical Power Meter for Laser Measurements
High Precision Devices plans to develop and market a commercially viable 25kW flowing water optical power meter (FWOPM) for industrial, research and government applications. The effort will reduce costs and use best practices to increase manufacturability, exploit economies of scale and develop suitable alternatives for several time-intensive assembly and fabrication steps.
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