Funded Projects


Current Projects
Details
Duration
Amount
Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
UIC: CADRE
Partner: Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
Six Years:
7/2010 - 9/2016
$13M

Past Projects
Details
Duration
Amount
Non-Invasive Detection of Unique Molecular Signatures in Laser-Induced Retinal Injuries
UIC: CADRE
Partners: Summa Health System, Akron, OH; Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH; AFRL Wright Research Site, Dayton, OH
Three Years:
1/2013 - 4/2016
$2.6M

Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center - Understanding Barriers to SBIR/STTR Participation in Chicagoland Small Manufacturers
UIC: CADRE
Partner: Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
Two Months:
11/2015 - 12/2015
$100K

Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center - Understanding Technical and Support Needs in Chicagoland Medical Device Start-ups
UIC: CADRE
Partner: Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
Six Months:
3/2015 - 8/2015
$100K

Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center - Biotech Pharma Survey
UIC: CADRE
Partner: Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
One Year:
10/2013 - 9/2014
$300K

Continued Development of the AF/SGR "Tricorder" Program for Homeland Security, Military, Public Health & Medical Operations (Shortname: Tricorder/LEP Program)
UIC: CADRE; Biomedical & Health Information Sciences; Chemistry; Biological Sciences; Research Resources Center; Electrical & Computer Engineering
Partners: Sensing Strategies, Inc., Pennington, NJ; Summa Health System; Akron, OH, Illinois Institute of Technology; Chicago, IL; Wright Patterson Air Force Research Laboratory; Dayton, OH
Four Years:
10/2009 - 3/2012
$15.4M

Continued Development of the AF/SGR "Tricorder" Program for Homeland Security, Military, Public Health & Medical Operations (Shortname: Active Tricorder)
UIC: CADRE; Biomedical & Health Information Sciences; and Electrical & Computer Engineering
Partner: Sensing Strategies, Inc., Pennington, NJ
Funded by: Representative Danny K. Davis, D-IL, 7th District
Two Years:
10/2009 - 5/2012
$1.0M
Federal Appropriation

Biomarkers and Laser Eye-Protection for Homeland Security & Military Operations
UIC: CADRE; Chemistry; Biomedical & Health Information Sciences; Ophthalmology
Partner: Summa Health Systems, Akron, OH
Funded by: Senator Richard J. Durbin, D-IL; Senator Dan Inouye, D-HI
Three Years:
9/2005 - 10/2008
$5.0M
Federal Appropriation

Continued Development of Biomarker Detection Following Laser-Induced Retinal & Other Tissue Injury in the Primate (Shortname: Primate Biomarkers)
UIC: CADRE; Ophthalomology
Partner: Summa Health Systems, Akron, OH
Two Years:
10/2007 - 9/2010
$1.8M

Laser Emitting Diode for Stabilization of Cutaneous Battlefield Wounds for Air Evacuation & Transport (Short name: LED MedPen)
UIC: CADRE; Dentistry; Software Technologies Research Center (STRC); UIC Altitude Chambers
Partners: Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, NM; Lockheed Martin Aculight Corporation, Bothell, WA
Funded by: Senator Richard J. Durbin, D-IL; Senator Barack H. Obama, D-IL
Two Years:
10/2009 - 11/2011
$2.4M
Federal Appropriation

Research, Analysis & Databasing of Emerging High Power Directed Energy Technologies Marketed to the Clinical & Research Communities
UIC: CADRE; Public Health; Biomedical & Health Informatics; Dentistry; Software Technologies Research Center (STRC)
Five Years:
10/2009 - 9/2014
$12.1M