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Company Information:

Company Name:
Real-Time Analyzers
Address:
362 Industrial Park Road
Suite #8
Middletown, CT 06457-
Phone:
(860) 635-9800
URL:
EIN:
61633295
DUNS:
76890222
Number of Employees:
10
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,652,798.00 18
SBIR Phase II $5,890,521.00 10

Award List:

Toroidal Pulse Transformer for the Next Linear Collider

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,942.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
65755 Recent efforts employing bioorganisms to remediate landfills contaminated with heavy metals and radionuclides are hampered by the innability to characterize the oxidation state of these contaminants. This project will develop technology for the rapid, in-situ, ppb detection,… More

Rapid Pesticide Residue Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,944.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Stuart Farquharson
Abstract:
In 1999 the FDA reported that as much as 1% of food brought to market may have contained pesticide residues exceeding EPA tolerance levels (sub part-per-million concentrations) set for safe consumption. The uncertainty in this value is due to the long analysis times (hours/sample) that limit the… More

Process Control Analyzer for High Elastic Modulus Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,996.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
"The overall goal of this proposed program is to develop fiber optic Raman spectroscopy as an on-line analyzer capable of optimizing the mechanical properties of composites during manufacture. Phase I will demonstrate feasibility by developingrelationships between reaction mechanisms measured by… More

SBIR Phase I: Anthrax detector for mail sorting systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I Project proposes to develop a real-time anthrax (Bacillus anthracis) detector for mail-sorting systems. The proposed analyzer would allow detecting, identifying and removing anthrax laden letters in a mail-sorting machine prior to distribution. The … More

CHEMOTHERAPY DRUG ANALYZER

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,961.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall objective of the proposed program is to develop a bed-side analyzer capable of providing rapid identification and quantification of chemotherapy drugs and metabolites in serum and urine. The analyzer would allow optimizing effectiveness and minimizing adverse side-effects associated… More

SBIR Phase II: Nanomaterial for Microchip Chemical Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$496,925.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II Project will develop a novel microchip chemical analyzer that incorporates a new nanomaterial that performs both separation and detection of small quantities of chemicals and biochemicals. Phase I demonstrated feasibility by incorporating a… More

SBIR Phase II: Nanomaterial for Microchip Chemical Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II Project will develop a novel microchip chemical analyzer that incorporates a new nanomaterial that performs both separation and detection of small quantities of chemicals and biochemicals. Phase I demonstrated feasibility by incorporating a… More

A portable Raman instrument for fuel characterization

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,993.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Rapid,

SBIR Phase II: Anthrax Detector for Mail Sorting Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,985.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project will develop two prototype anthrax detector systems designed to screen mail entering a postal facility and/or to identify and to stop distribution of anthrax containing mail as it passes through a sorter. These systems will be able to detect… More

On-Demand Urine Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,970.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Frank E. Inscore, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research program will develop a novel surface-enhanced Raman (SER) sensor that will perform real-time chemical analysis of urine. It will provide key physiologic information to monitor astronaut health and indicate appropriate preventative treatment. The Phase I… More

Lab-on-a-chip astrobiology analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$65,068.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Stuart Farquharson, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The overall goal of this program (through Phase III) is to develop an astrobiology analyzer to measure chemical signatures of life in extraterrestrial settings. The analyzer will employ a lab-on-a-chip to extract biochemical signatures from soil or water samples and surface-enhanced Raman… More

On-Demand Urine Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$596,742.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Frank E. Inscore, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
The overall goal of this program (through Phase III) is to develop an analyzer that can be integrated into International Space Station (ISS) toilets to measure key chemicals in urine. The analyzer will employ a novel metal-doped sol-gel material to both separate these key chemicals from urine and… More

Lab-on-a-chip Astrobiology Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,997.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall goal of this program (through Phase III) is to develop an analyzer to measure chemical signatures of life in extraterrestrial settings. The analyzer will employ a lab-on-a-chip to extract biochemical signatures from soil or water samples and surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) to… More

SBIR Phase I: Analytical Control for Micro-Reactor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,973.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I research project will develop Raman spectroscopy as a novel analytical tool to monitor and control chemistry in small-scale reactors (microliter to milliliter). Small scale reactors are being developed to: (1) create new chemical reaction… More

Multiplexed Chemical Sensor for Water Security

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,994.00
Agency:
EPA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to provide the EPA with a chemical sensor thatn can be multiplerxed into water distributon systems to provide early warning of poisoned water supples. This will be accomplished by developing surface-enhanced Raman (SER) sensors than… More

Field-Portable Pesticide Residue Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Modern agriculture depends on pesticides to curb infestations and increase crop yield and to produce the quantity and quality of food demanded by today's society. However, many pesticides kill insects by attack of the central nervous system, and use of excessive concentrations pose a threat to human… More

Multiplexed Chemical Sensor for Water Security

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$344,993.00
Agency:
EPA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to provide the municipal water authorities and the EPA with a chemical sensor that can be multiplexed into water distribution systems to provide early warning of poisoned water supplies. This will be accomplished by developing… More

Hand-Held Raman Analyzer for Chemical Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$67,436.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to build a hand-held Raman analyzer that can perform non-contact identification of chemicals in the field. This will be accomplished by modifying a commercially available FT-Raman analyzer to employ 976 or 1064 nm laser excitation. … More

SBIR Phase I: A Label-Free SERS-Capture Assay in Microchips for Biological Warfare Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project develops assay chips that can detect, identify, and quantify the presence of Category A or B bioagents at the required sensitivity within 10 minutes. The assay chips will employ silver particles in a porous sol-gel to selectively extract and… More

Hand-Held Raman Analyzer for Chemical Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,985.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to build a hand-held Raman analyzer that can perform non-contact identification and hazard classification of chemicals in the field. This will be accomplished by building an exceptionally small interferometer, and producing a… More

A Chip-Scale Sensor for High-Throughput Detection of Multiple Waterborne Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Frank Inscore, Director of Raman Applications
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to develop a chip-scale assay that can detect, identify, and quantify the presence of Category A (or B) bioagents in water at the required sensitivity (e.g. 400 B. anthracis spores or 15 g of ricin per liter water) within 10 minutes. … More

SBIR Phase II: A Label-Free SERS-Capture Assay in Microchips for Biological Warfare Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$501,904.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will develop a prototype analyzer that can detect, identify, and quantify the presence of Category A (B and C) bioagents at the required specificity and sensitivity (e.g. in air 104 spores/m3, 100 organisms/m3 and 2-300 mg toxin/m3)… More

LSPR Nanostructures for SERS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Stuart Farquharson, President – (860) 635-9800
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to develop a chemical warfare agent analyzer capable of detecting vapor phase agents at 10-7g/m3 in less than 1 minute. This will be accomplished by developing a method to produce novel localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR)… More

A Chip-Scale Sensor for High-Throughput Detection of Multiple Waterborne Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,998.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Frank Inscore, Director of Raman Applica – (860) 635-9800
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed program (through Phase III) is to develop a chip-scale assay that can detect, identify, and quantify the presence of Category A (or B) bioagents in water at the required sensitivity (e.g. 8000 B. anthracis spores or 50µg of ricin per liter water) within 10 minutes.… More

Marine Corps Fuel Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Stuart Farquharson, President – (860) 635-9800
Abstract:
The goal of this Phase II program is to bring the Marine Corps (RTA) Fuel Analyzer to a readiness level sufficient for production. This will accomplished by building three test units to establish temperature use range and validate fuel property analysis.

SBIR Phase I: A Rapid Foodborne Pathogen Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$144,990.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will demonstrate feasibility by developing a novel sampling system to detect 103-4 cfu/g Salmonella typhimurium in spinach within 2 hours. Foodborne diseases resulting from Campylobacter, Escherichia, Listeria, Salmonella, Shigella and Vibrio… More

Saliva Analyzer for Diagnosing SRD Patient Drug Use

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$156,535.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Stuart Farquharson – 860-635-9800
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall aim of this SBIR program is to develop a surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) based device for on-site analysis of drugs in saliva. This device will allow immediate assessment of both medicinal and illicit drug use by patients with… More

Rapid Food and Water Pathogen Analyzer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DHP
Principal Investigator:
Hermes Huang, Senior Researcher – (860) 635-9800
Abstract:
The overall goal of this proposed project (through Phase III) is to develop a field-ready, easy to use Pathogen Analyzer to rapidly identify, quantify, and characterize viability of microbial pathogens in food and water at the required sensitivity (e.g. 1-1000 cfu/g). During the Phase I project,… More