MediaBalance, Inc.

800 Northgate Drive, St. Leon Industrial Park
East Lansing, MI 48823
5 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 7
Total Value of Awards $951K
First Award Date 09/01/05
Most Recent Award Date 01/28/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Terrazas Alejandro Terrazas 7 Message

7 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Topic: SB092-004
Budget: 01/28/10 - 10/01/10

This Phase I SBIR is for the testing of a mobile ad hoc networking (MANET) platform to automate the training of animals to perform complex tasks. The technology will reduce the labor involved in training animals using MANETs of embedded devices that can be flexibly configured and monitored via Internet. The technology is built around the prin...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-80
Budget: 09/24/07 - 08/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity is a leading cause of preventable death and disability in the U.S. Self- monitoring of all foods and beverages consumed is central to weight loss and maintenance efforts; however, this places a heavy burden on the user. These same burdens also impede nutritional research. The proposed research is for ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2007
Budget: 01/01/07 - 12/31/07

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I research project focuses on the feasibility testing of an innovative use of wireless mobile ad hoc networking (MANET) technology for automating many of the most burdensome aspects of applied behavior analysis (ABA). Discount usability engineering will be brought to bear on improving the implementat...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/09/06 - 08/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Intensive behavioral interventions are needed to stem the obesity epidemic. Unfortunately, effective implementation of behavioral therapies is limited by the lack of an accurate system for measuring behavior and delivering immediate reinforcement. This SBIR Phase I proposal focuses on testing the feasibility ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/06 - 05/31/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity and physical inactivity will soon replace cigarette smoking as the leading cause of preventable death in the United States. A major factor is the replacement of physically active behaviors with sedentary consumption of electronic media. The Principal Investigator has developed wireless embedded techno...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-06
Budget: 08/04/06 - 08/03/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most commonly diagnosed psychiatric disorder in children. Psychostimulant medication and behavioral therapy -- both alone and in combination -- are the primary evidence-based treatments for the functional deficits associated with ADHD. Intensive behavior ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/05 - 05/31/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity and physical inactivity will soon replace cigarette smoking as the leading cause of preventable death in the United States. A major factor is the replacement of physically active behaviors with sedentary consumption of electronic media. The Principal Investigator has developed wireless embedded techno...