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Featured Startups and Technologies
IR Telemetrics (IRT) provides advanced mechanical and thermal sensing and analytical services and technology. IRT’s technology allows for recording and wireless transmission of data in extreme environments such as inside of an internal combustion engine or automotive transmission. Their customers have ranged from engine and automobile manufacturers to mineral processing and advanced energy companies.
Aursos Inc., is seeking to commercialize therapeutic compounds for the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis. The technology is based upon compounds isolated from black bears. Black bears can be inactive during hibernation for up to 7 months and emerge without any loss in bone mass or strength. Humans begin to show reduced bone mass and strength after even short periods of inactivity.
Thermoanalytics provides software and engineering services in the area of thermal modeling and analysis for civilian and military applications including infrared signature modeling, climate control design and optimization, and component design and optimization.
Endres Machining Innovations Inc.
Endres Machining Innovations is an advanced metalworking technology company commercializing technologies for specialized applications including high speed machining of hard materials.
SafelaneTM Pavement Coating
SafeLaneTM is a pavement coating technology that inhibits the formation of ice and substantially increases roadway safety. The technology has been exclusively licensed to Cargill Inc. and is currently installed in more than 25 U.S. states and 3 foreign countries.
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