VisiSonics Corporation


SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $1.11MM
First Award Date 01/01/13
Most Recent Award Date 07/15/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
O'Donovan Adam E. O'Donovan 4 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-303
Budget: 07/15/17 - 06/30/18

Project Summary: Virtual-reality games to assess and habilitate auditory spatial awareness Auditory spatial awareness (ASA) is the critically important skill of using sound to understand extrapersonal space and its content. Both explicit (sound localization) and implicit (environmental awareness) aspects of ASA contribute to everyday listening, ...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EI-2014
Budget: 01/01/14 - 12/31/14

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project extends to wherever headphones are used to listen to sound. The first commercial markets targeted by the technology being developed are gaming, virtual reality and consumer entertainment. These are areas in which the US has strong market an...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EI-2012
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I Project will create immersive three-dimensional (3D) sound for users engaged in gaming, listening to music or watching cinema. Using their two ears, humans are able to localize a sound source in a complex scene and infer the ambience. Unfortunately, when sound is reproduced over speakers or headpho...