2008 Antibody profiling identification Far West

In the popular TV series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, the investigators receive DNA test results in minutes and by the end of a one-hour show, arrest their suspect. Real-life forensics testing takes longer—sometimes months longer. If the crime being investigated is perpetrated by a serial...

2008 Energy Expert Far West

Energy Expert is the commercial name given to the newly adapted version of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s (PNNL) Whole Building Energy Diagnostician (WBE). The technology was originally designed as a stand-alone software tool for monitoring a building’s energy use. More...

2008 Helical fiber amplifier Mid-Atlantic

Material scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have developed and commercialized a novel process to produce transparent spinel ceramic with qualities superior to traditional materials used for windows, protective armor, and numerous other government and private sector applications. The...

2008 Helical fiber amplifier Mid-Continent

Physicists affiliated with the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) and Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia) have developed and commercialized a patented laser component that revolutionizes the potential applications of fiber lasers. The NRL/ Sandia team discovered that coiling laser fibers in precise...

2008 Interagency Partnership Mid-Atlantic

The technology transferred during this project was a new type of robotic crane, the Aerial Multi-axis Platform (RoboCrane/AMP), which originally was developed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The RoboCrane/AMP uses six computer-controlled hoists and cables to stabilize...