TechConnect Innovation Program

THz-Raman: Fast, simultaneous measurement of both material composition and structure

Ondax, Inc., CA, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Ondax’s patented THz-Raman® Spectroscopy Systems combine chemical detection and structural analysis in one instrument. These systems save time and money; improve forensic and scientific analysis; and delivering faster, more reliable results across a wide variety of applications in pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals, biomaterials, nanomaterials, semiconductors, photovoltaics, forensics, and advanced materials science research.

Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical

Technology Development Status: Commercial Product

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 9

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: To provide fast, real-time, non-destructive measurement of BOTH molecular structure AND chemical composition information in ONE MEASUREMENT with ONE SAMPLE. Reducing time and cost while improving measurement reliability.
This eliminates the need for multiple instruments, complex sample preparation, and offline testing.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Commercial Startup (C+)

National Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 30T

Website: www.ondax.com

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: Phase I and Phase II NSF SBIR awards (Phase II completed in 2012). Program was for technology development outside of current innovation area.

Primary Sources of Funding: Angel, Friends, Family, Venture Capital

Looking for: Development / License Partners