TABLE 2-1 Top Five Phase II Winners: Projects with $10 Million or More in Sales or Investment

Firm Name

Number of Phase II Awards

Commercialization Achievement Index (CAI)

Agency

Award Year

Project Title

Total Sales ($)

Total Investment ($)

Foster-Miller, Inc.

260

80

DARPA

1994

Lemmings-A Swarming Approach to Shallow Water Mine Field Clearance

63,190,000

1,150,000

 

 

ARMY

1996

Hard Faced Lightweight Composite Armor Materials for Helmets

45,110,015

1,500,000

 

 

Air Force

1992

Novel Aircraft Door/Panel Fastening System

30,379,559

0

 

 

NASA

1992

Liquid Crystal Polymers for CTE Matched PWBs

11,203,111

2,295,421

 

 

Air Force

1996

In Situ Biological Remediation of Hydrazine Spills Using Gel Encapsulated Enzymes

3,000,000

17,466,000

 

 

Air Force

1996

Integrated In-Line Wear and Lubricant Condition Sensor

1,868,000

12,126,105

 

 

Air Force

1994

Novel Infrared F/O Sensor for In Field Identification of Hazardous Waste Solutions

267,505

49,545,842

 

 

NAVY

1997

Electric Energy Absorption System for Aircraft Recovery (EARS)

0

25,388,571

Physical Optics Corporation

234

70

NASA

1994

Embedded Distributed Moisture Sensor for Nondestructive Inspection of Aircraft Lap Joints

$11,040,000

$1,732,000

 

 

AF

1996

Visually Transparent Films

$10,120,000

$962,000

 

 

NSF

1997

The Photochemical Generation of Planar Waveguides in Sol-Gel Glasses

$1,077,000

$10,500,000



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