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Company Information:

Name: MO-SCI Corp.
Address: 4040 Hy Point North
Rolla, MO 65401-8277
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,527,891.00 20
SBIR Phase II $1,249,936.00 3
STTR Phase I $644,786.00 5
STTR Phase II $1,484,110.00 2

Award List:

PREPARATION AND EVALUATION OF SUPERCONDUCTING FIBERS OF FILAMENTS IN THE SYSTEM Y-BA-CU-O

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: John Koen
Award Amount: $50,119.00

PREPARATION AND EVALUATION OF SUPERCONDUCTING FIBERS OF FILAMENTS IN THE SYSTEM Y-BA-CU-O

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: John Koen
Award Amount: $250,000.00
Abstract:
The recent discovery of high -t(c) oxide superconductors has created high interest in fabricating these materials into forms suitable for practical applications. the purpose of the proposed research is to investigate the feasibility of fabricating superconducting fibers or filaments from melts in… More

BIOABSORBABLE GLASS FIBER/POLYMER COMPOSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $49,987.00

BIOABSORBABLE GLASS FOR RADIATION TREATMENT OF ARTHRITIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John B Koen
Award Amount: $50,000.00

BIOABSORBABLE GLASS FIBER/POLYMER COMPOSITES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Present orthopedic and dental implant devices use metal alloy systems to align, support, and minimize movement of a fractured bone until healing occurs. these devices have several inherent problems that can be overcome by using a glass fiber/polymer bioabsorbable composite. this phase i work will… More

COMPUTATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF ORDER RESTRICTED STATISTICAL INFERENCE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Yongren (bejamin) Peng
Award Amount: $49,998.00
Abstract:
The use of order restricted statistical inference is very limited, partially due to the difficulty in the understanding and algorithmic approach of the theory. this proposal will research on the implementation of regression analysis and linear models into order restricted statisticalinference.… More

HIGH STRENGTH SILICON NITRIDE AND OXYNITRIDE GLASS FIBERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Yongren Peng
Award Amount: $50,948.00
Abstract:
A new technology of preparing silicon nitride and silicon oxynitride glass fibers is proposed. continuous silicon nitride and oxynitride fibers will be prepared at low processing temperatures and at low material, equipment and operating cost. silica and other selected porous high silica (nanometer… More

ENCAPSULATION OF ORGANOALUMINUM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: John Bruce Koen
Award Amount: $53,523.00
Abstract:
Organoaluminum is an energetic material which reacts with air or moisture. the purpose of this proposal will be to find the polymeric thin walled encapsulant which will be addressed by: - developing encapsulation techniques with several polymers or co-polymers - identification of the physical… More

BIOABSORBABLE GLASS FOR RADIATION TREATMENT OF ARTHRITIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John B Koen
Award Amount: $499,936.00
Abstract:
Present treatment of rheumatoid arthritis is performed by several methods, which include anti-inflammatory agents, steroids, immunosuppressive and cytotoxic agents, radiation treatment by beam method, and surgery. each method has its drawbacks. of these methods, radiation beam treatment has been… More

Bioactive Calcium Phosphate Glasses for Hyperthermia

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Yongren B. Peng
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
A new family of bioactive iron calcium phosphate glasses will be evaluated as thermoseeds for hyperthermia of cancers, especially bone tumors. Through appropriate heat treatment and atmosphere control, the Fe3+/Fe2+ ratio can be adjusted to achieve the desired magnetic hysteresis. The heat… More

Fast and Robust Algorithms for Process Modeling of Ceramic Matrix Composite Processing Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Shashikumar Venkatakrishn
Award Amount: $60,000.00
Abstract:
It is proposed to develop and validate fast and robust algorithms and computer codes to simulate the processing of ceramic matrix composites. While the processing and parameters that control the efficient manufacturing of ceramic matrix composites can be studied experimentally, a validated… More

DEVELOPMENT OF POLY (METHYL METHACRYLATE) COMPOSITE COLOR FILTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Yiyong He
Award Amount: $64,993.00
Abstract:
A new type of composite color filter is being developed. this color filter is composed of a polymer (methyl methacrylate) reinforced with colored optical glass and has the combined properties of a glass solution and gelatin filter. glass composition is being developed and techniques for preparing… More

A Novel Technique for Processing Pollucite Glass-Ceramics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: John Bruce Koen
Award Amount: $64,996.00

SBIR Phase I: New Method to Minimize the Evaporation of Volatile Colorant

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Yiyong He
Award Amount: $74,936.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Tod M. Neidt
Award Amount: $69,069.00
Abstract:
Not Available Nielsen Engineering & Research (NEAR) is proposing to develop an innovative Volterra kernel identification tool suitable for aeroelastic analysis from wind-tunnel or flight test data. Aeroelastic studies play a critical role in aircraft safety and design

Recycling of Industrial Phosphate Waste as Raw Material for Innovative Iron Phosphate Glass Fibers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Tod M. Neidt
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
During this Phase I research project, MO-SCI Corporation will develop a method for recycling industrial phosphate waste as a low-cost raw material for innovative iron phosphate glass fibers. Iron and zinc phosphate sludge generated by the automobile, heavy equipment, appliance, fastener, and other… More

Fabrication of GRIN Glass Spheres

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Mariano Velez, Dr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
A glass sphere, with a refractive index of 2.0 at the surface (a miniature sphere retroreflector, with diameter in the range of 1 to 5 mm) has a number of unique properties that make it attractive for many remote sensing applications, including radiation detection in support of the DOE¿s… More

High-Strength and Optically Transparent Fiber-Reinforced Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Mariano J. Velez, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
For many applications there exists a need for mechanically strong composite materials of high optical quality and transparency equivalent to window glass. One method of increasing the mechanical strength of polymers is to reinforce them with high-strength cylindrical glass fibers. In most cases,… More

Light Weight Optically Transparent Composite for Structural Windshields

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: UNIV. OF MISSOURI-ROLLA
Principal Investigator: Mariano Velez, R&D Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $70,000.00
RI Contact: K. Krishnamurthy
Abstract:
Mo-Sci Corporation and the University of Missouri-Rolla (UMR) propose to develop novel high-strength and optically transparent glass fiber reinforced polymer matrix composites as light-weight structural components, by layering and processing a polymer matrix reinforced with glass ribbons… More

Infrared Retroreflective, Visible Absorbing, and Electrostatically Adhesive Microsphere Taggants

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Research Institution: MISSOURI UNIV. OF SCIENCE & TECH.
Principal Investigator: Cheol-Woon Kim, Senior R&D Engineer
Award Amount: $99,860.00
RI Contact: K. Krishnamurthy
Abstract:
MO-SCI Corporation and the Missouri University of Science & Technology (MST-formerly University of Missouri-Rolla) propose to develop low cost, IR retro-reflective (800 nm - 2800 nm), visible absorbing glass microspheres for ubiquitous spectroscopic tagging through our innovative material design,… More

Light Weight Optically Transparent Composite for Structural Windshields

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: TE
Principal Investigator: Mariano Velez – (573) 364-2338
Award Amount: $734,479.00
RI Contact: K. Krishnamurthy
Abstract:
Mo-Sci Corporation and the Missouri University of Science&Technology (MS&T) propose to develop novel high-strength and optically transparent glass ribbon reinforced polymer matrix composites as light-weight structural components, by layering and processing a polymer matrix reinforced with… More

SBIR Phase I: Selective Laser Sintering of Bioglass Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Mariano H. Velez, PhD
Award Amount: $99,990.00
Abstract:
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project submitted by Mo-Sci Corp. proposes to develop a novel synthetic bone tissue scaffold manufactured by selective laser sintering (SLS) to… More

High-Temperature Viscous Sealing Glasses for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Cheol-Woon Kim, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
The United States is the second largest producer and also the largest importer of natural gas in the world. The increasing price of natural gas along with a decreasing domestic supply presents an opportunity to develop low-cost replacements for natural gas. Thermo-chemical production of Synthetic… More

Reactive Fusion Welding for Ultra-High Temperature Ceramic Composite Joining

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Missouri Univ. of Science & Tech.
Principal Investigator: Cheol-Woon Kim, Senior R&D Engineer
Award Amount: $99,980.00
RI Contact: K. Krishnamurthy
Abstract:
For this Phase I program, MO-SCI Corporation and Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) will develop reactive fusion and reactive plasma welding techniques that are capable of joining ultra-high temperature ceramic (UHTC) composites. Past work at Missouri S&T demonstrated the… More

SBIR Phase I:Radioactive Gold Labeled Bio-Microspheres for Cancer Treatment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Cw Kim, PhD
Award Amount: $149,361.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is to develop a novel, radiation delivery device as a safe and effective microbrachytherapy for the treatment of cancer. The radioactive gold labeled bio-microspheres will offer several advantages over the currently available systems.… More

Artificial Tissue Matrices for Bone Repair

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Mariano Velez, R&D Senior Engineer – (573) 364-2338
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) by Mo-Sci Corporation in collaboration with the Indiana University School of Dentistry (IU) and the Missouri University of Science & Technology (Missouri S & T) proposes to use bioactive glass bone scaffolds for bone repair. The objective is to… More

Reactive Fusion Welding for Ultra-High Temperature Ceramic Composite Joining

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Missouri Univ. of Science&Tech.
Principal Investigator: Cheol-Woon Kim, Senior R&D Engineer – (573) 364-2338
Award Amount: $749,631.00
RI Contact: K. Krishnamurthy
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: MO-SCI Corporation and Missouri University of Science and Technology have developed and evaluated fusion welding technology applicable to ultra-high temperature ceramic (UHTC) composite joining during a Phase I ceramic joining program. This Phase II program will improve arc and reactive… More

Property/Composition Model for Phosphate Glasses Containing Hanford AZ102 LAW

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: Missouri University of Science & Technology
Principal Investigator: Mariano Velez, Dr.
Award Amount: $225,000.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
Nuclear power is a key component in the strategy to meet the countrys energy goals and technologies are needed to improve the reliability of current reactors and disposing safely of nuclear wastes. Vitrification is considered the preferred process for nuclear waste disposal and the U.S. Department… More

Development of Iron Phosphate Wasteforms for Fission Products Waste Streams

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Cheol-Woon Kim, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,978.00
Abstract:
Most liquid high-level nuclear waste is currently being immobilized to a solid form as a borosilicate glass by vitrification. However, many nuclear wastes have complex and diverse chemical compositions that reduce their compatibility with borosilicate glass. The current baseline spent nuclear fuel… More

Development of Cost-Effective YSZ Coating Methods for SOFC Interconnects

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: Missouri University of Science and TechNology
Principal Investigator: Cheol Woon Kim, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,946.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) require robust seals that can prevent intermixing of air and fuel, remain inert in reducing and oxidizing environments while in contact with SOFC materials, and maintain their effectiveness through repeated thermal cycles. Recent research has focused on compliant (or… More