Unitech Research, Inc.

Madison, WI 53719

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/30/90
Most Recent Award Date 05/01/95

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Tyler Mitchell E Tyler 1
Hooper Paul S Hooper 3

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 05/01/95 - 06/30/96

The increasing use of graphics in computer user interfaces (Graphical User Interfaces) poses a major problem for blind computer users. While text to Braille and text to voice devices are available, access to complex computer graphics is currently virtually impossible. T...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 05/19/94 - 04/30/95

The increasing use of graphics in computer user interfaces (Graphical User Interfaces) poses a major problem for blind computer users. While text to Braille and text to voice devices are available, access to complex computer graphics is currently virtually impossible. The uniquely flexible electrotactile research tool developed by Unitech Resear...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 03/01/92 - 03/31/93

DESCRIPTION (from abstract): The proposed research concerns the prospects for enriching spatial perception in the blind via a digital, video-based camera whose projected image transformations are transduced into analogous image transformations on a newly developed electrotactile array. Since dynamic patterns of electrotactile stimulation can r...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/90 - 11/30/91

The increasing use of computer graphics and pictoral displays (and the increasing resolution for the displays) poses a major problem for blind computer users. While word output from computers is accessible by braille output, with the aid of an Optacon optical-to-tactile converter or even with a audio output, access to complex graphics is virtua...