* denotes 2023 Innovation Award Winner
The Cog-Sobriety™ a Work Accident Reduction Tool: On-demand Cognitive Sobriety Test in 30 Seconds - Detect impairments regardless of underlying CAUSECog-Sobriety™ uses involuntary reaction times of the visual cortex to detect impairment and it can detect the level of impairment due to: Prescription drugs Illegal drugs Alcohol Sleep deprivation Residual effects of head trauma Others employees can be checked before the start of their shift or field deployment
Enhanced energy recovery from natural geothermal energy resources, and clean water restoration and protectionThe CaSil Technology enables the extraction of significantly more “green heat energy” and the generation of more electricity from a geothermal resource, by eliminating the worldwide silica deposition problem in geothermal resource utilisation. The silica is transformed into a proprietary nanostructured calcium silicate material used in environmentally beneficial applications.
KWYN‚Ñ¢ EFECTIVEEFECTIVE is an AI-guided, simulation for training mass casualty response skills. Targeting first responders, incident commanders, and logistics personnel, it provides phone, computer, and virtual reality training options. Embedded AI is used to simulate virtual teammates, automatically assess skill level, and generate novel, skill-appropriate scenarios for each learner.
Cybersecurity Embedded into Solid State Hard Drive FirmwareWe have embedded data protection within the firmware of the SSD. Features include ransomware detection/protection, file-level encryption, zero-trust file access and multi-factor authentication. We have recently added Pre-Boot Authentication (PBA) to provide additional security for users.
Intrepid Expeditionary 3D PrinterThe Intrepid 3D printer is a rugged, portable, intelligent system designed and deployed through collaboration with the USMC, US Army, and US Navy that can manufacture military-grade parts from advanced high-temperature plastics, composites, and flexibles, on a single platform when, and where, they are needed in the most austere environments.
Advanced Compression Ignition Aviation Propulsion SystemDeltaHawk has changed the calculus of engine technology by creating, from a clean-sheet design, a reciprocating engine utilizing compression ignition fuel, to power aviation and alternatively powered platforms through traditional and hybrid-electric configurations. Over $100M USD has been invested in this technology development program; IP secured by multiple patents.
Universal Protocol Adapter (UPA)UPA software allows sensor manufacturers to communicate in a common way through network construction. It allows sensors to communicate needs or capabilities to other devices in a common language without physically integrating. UPA on CBRN sensors will equip the soldier with dynamic discovery in an ISA or TAK environment.
Streamlined and Standardized Processes to Analyze Microplastics in WaterMicroplastic is a contaminant of emerging concern. Its occurrence, fate, and transport in water are not well understood due to the limitation of testing procedures that are time-consuming and not standardized. This research addresses the current need of establishing a streamlined and standardized procedure to better identify microplastics in water.
Aluminum-steel gauze accumulative roll bonded composite sheetThe novel composite material comprises an aluminum sheet as the matrix and steel wire as the strengthening element, providing a combination of toughness and lightweight properties. This material can effectively protect electronics as casing components during the stamping process.
Laser-Assisted Progressive Forming (LAPF) TechnologyLAPF technology integrates metal forming processes with laser heating to locally heat and soften sheet metal with a laser. The metal is then immediately deformed with a forming die to enhance formability and dimensional accuracy, prolong die fatigue life, and most importantly, enable lightweight product designs in various industries.
Smart Manufacturing by Digital Lean Enabled by MetaverseA novel application for production line optimisation performed in the Metaverse implemented with HKPC-patented industry 4.0 digital lean methodology and based on actual production line settings by virtualisation technology.
Innovative Non-Lethal Eye-Safe Visual DisrupterThe Immobileyes HALAR technology is a patented, scalable LED-based visual disrupter for rapid, immediate, safe and effective distraction and disruption of a potential threat. . It offers a novel approach in the use of light as a non-lethal force multiplier for security force protection.
High Performance Dual-band and High Gain AntennaTransmission towers are overcrowded worldwide, due to the exponential grow of cellular communications, boosted by the 3G, 4G and 5G networks expansion. We idealized, designed and fabricated an innovative high performance dual-band focal-point/Cassegrain parabolic antenna, capable to simultaneously operate over C-band and Ka-band using an FSS-based sub-reflector.
High-Quality Composite Repair with a Single Vacuum BagCurrently, a Double Vacuum Debulk (DVD) process is used to repair damaged composite components. This process limits repair size, is expensive and creates logistical challenges. Luna Labs has developed a wet layup, on-part repair procedure that generates superior repair quality. Formal qualification of the developed process has been initiated.
MEMCPU PlatformThe MEMCPU Platform is a cloud-accessible microsystem designed specifically to provide optimal solutions for once intractable combinatorial optimization problems, such as logistics routing and scheduling applications in minutes for numerous Fortune 500 companies and the US military. The resulting solutions deliver tens of millions in cost savings annually.
Human Brain Disease ModelsAn avant-garde company making a novel, first in class, Neural Organoid Platform™ that mimics the human central nervous system. To study human brain disease mechanisms To create early diagnostic test To facilitate drug discovery, efficacy and safety testing
Gold catalyst working at room temperature for air quality contolQuantumCat has developed a synthesis technology of gold catalyst that can be commercialized for the first time. The gold catalyst can remove harmful gaseous pollutants such as CO and VOCs at room temperature, which can be applied for outdoor or indoor air quality control.
Robotic routing for uncrewed finfish farmingRadmantis develops innovation for uncrewed fish handling in order (1) to enhance production, biosecurity, and resilience in fish farming operations, and (2) to selectively harvest invasives from natural habitats threatened by them.
Sensobright Smart SurfaceSensobright Smart Surface is a sensor system, which allows us to convert any linear or curvy surfaces like an armrest of a couch, to a touch surface. Sensobright Smart Surface can be used for controlling the entertainment, multimedia and any other IoT systems in cars, planes, and smart homes.
High temperature and high pressure sensorsHigh temperature sensor with an operating range of 25 to 1,000 Celsius and a high pressure sensor with an operating range of 0 to 40,000 PSI for in situ engine monitoring. The novel sensor can be made with additive manufacturing and is ideal for extreme environments.
Artificial Intelligence to optimise complex manufacturing or quantum technology control systemsManufacturing or quantum technology systems often have a large number of controls, slight variations of which can significantly change the outcomes. This technology is an AI algorithm that can quickly find the most optimal combination of such control parameters in these complex systems without requiring manual trial and error.
Accommodation Myopia Therapy Training Using Virtual Reality (VR) Head Mounted Device for Adolescents and ChildrenMyopia therapy using VR Head Mounted Device with a compact pancake lens and mechanical module for providing alleviate accommodating training of myopia to adolescents and children through practicing the ocular muscles
Carbon-neutral construction materialsOur innovative biochar construction materials enable green revolution by significantly reducing the use of natural resources and emissions of greenhouse gases. The materials feature superior performance e.g thermal insulation; noise reduction; lightweight; air purification, self-cleaning, etc. This will help tackling challenges concerning local standards for the construction industry, assessment protocols of technical performance.
Advanced Pre-treatment of Biomass, Waste, Coal Materials for the Production of Energy, Liquid Fuels, Chemicals, Materials and FertilizersPre-treats biomass, oils, municipal and industrial sludge and solid waste as well as low quality coals for use in high-temperature combustion, pyrolysis, and gasification systems to produce clean energy, H2, chemicals, materials, liquid fuels, pharmaceuticals, food additives at a fraction of the cost required today without emissions, and ash-related problems.
Santos - the only physics-based virtual human modelSantos is the only physics-based digital human model integrating AI and enabling predictive human motion and behavior. Santos is a high fidelity model of the human body and human motion enabling digital twin like behavior with variables such as height, weight, strength, fitness, flexibility, and sex.
Machine learning algorithm derives scalable functional structures from natural evolutionary designs for aerospace engineeringA method to adapt natural structures for use in engineering and design applications
Trust-as-a-Service (TaaS) solutionVeridat.io introduces a fundamental tool for digital commerce by generating a foundation of truth with which anonymous parties can come together. Our technology allows them to place trust in each other’s evidence. Our Trust-as-a-Service (TaaS) solution is able to certify the existence, persistence, and content of digital documents.
Z-pods®Zylö Therapeutics licensed an innovative topical drug delivery system in 2017. The system, based on silica-derived microparticles called Z-pods®, held the promise of enhancing the bioavailability of many topically applied active ingredients (AIs) for animals, plants, and humans. Zylö has advanced the technology and readied it for commercialization.