IQ Engines, Inc.

Berkeley, CA 94710
http://www.iqengines.com

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $1.74MM
First Award Date 01/01/07
Most Recent Award Date 12/01/12

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Garrigues Pierre Jerome Garrigues 2
Warland David K. Warland 3
Pesavento Gerald A. Pesavento 5 Message

5 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 12/01/12 - 11/30/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The technology developed as part of this NIH SBIR project will transform the cell phone camera of visually impaired individuals into a powerful tool capable of identifying the objects they encounter, track the items they own, or navigate complex new environments. Broad access to low-cost visual intelligenc...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 12/01/11 - 11/30/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The technology developed as part of this NIH SBIR project will transform the cell phone camera of visually impaired individuals into a powerful tool capable of identifying the objects they encounter, track the items they own, or navigate complex new environments. Broad access to low-cost visual intelligenc...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 04/01/10 - 09/30/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): IQ Engines'mobile visual search technology will enable the visually impaired to access real-time information about physical objects using their mobile phone camera. The mobile phone provides a visually-driven hyperlink between the physical and digital world: point the camera at an object and get informatio...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2008
Budget: 01/01/08 - 12/31/08

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project will develop a biologically-inspired image search and recognition technology to provide rapid object information retrieval from a mobile phone camera. The end result is that potentially any object in the real world is now clickable: a picture of an object provides a hyperlink to the Intern...

Phase 1 SBIR

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

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project aims to develop image search and recognition software inspired by the structure of biological vision systems. There are four main components to the proposed system: A hierarchical dynamical routing circuit, an associative memory, a sparse representation of image content and a scene preproce...