Reach Bionics

107 South Harper Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90048

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $898K
First Award Date 01/01/12
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Heck Sandy Heck 4 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EI-2013
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will continue the work started in the Phase I project to fully explore the extent to which signals from the vestigial muscles around the ears can be repurposed as a new human ability. Higher primates have not needed these muscles for millions of years, yet they exist in nearly every...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EI-2012
Budget: 01/01/12 - 12/31/12

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will explore whether electromyographic (EMG) signals from a vestigial neuromuscular system can serve as a virtual ?controller? for those with spinal cord injuries. Repurposing these unused muscles could open a new channel of innate and intuitive control over a computer cursor, nearby...