TechConnect Innovation Program

IMECS (Inline Material Electrical Characterization Sensor)

PaneraTech, Inc, VA, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

IMECS technology enables measurement of electrical properties of materials and composites quickly over a wide range of microwave frequencies in a non-contact & non-destructive manner. IMECSLab is the benchtop solution for use in material R&D. IMECSFab is the material manufacturing line solution for online quality testing with real time feedback.

Primary Application Area: Electronics, Sensors & Communications

Technology Development Status: Ready to Market

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 8

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: IMECSLab provides materials scientists who are not experts in RF a tool for easily measuring materials in a non-contact and non-destructive manner with real time results. IMECS Fab is the first ever system offering specialty films manufacturer’s real time online material inspection and live feedback to the manufacturing process.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)

National Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 53T

Website: www.paneratech.com

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: Funded by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) SBIR Program. Total Funding $390K.

Primary Sources of Funding: Other

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners