NineSigma Innovation Bulletin

Weekly Update - November 21, 2014


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November 21, 2014

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Mind Matters Challenge

Sponsored by NCAA & U.S. Department of Defense

The NCAA and the U.S. Department of Defense are sponsoring this landmark initiative to enhance the safety of student-athletes and service members. The broader $30 million NCAA-DOD Grand Alliance also includes the most comprehensive study of concussion and head impact exposure ever conducted.

To learn more, please visit the challenge site. Deadline for responses is January 29th, 2014

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Consistent Coatings on Irregular Food Surfaces
Pepperidge Farm, a subsidiary of Campbell Soup Company, invites proposals for technologies to apply an even coating of water-based viscous glaze onto an uneven dough surface containing ridges or inclusions. Deadline for responses is Monday, December 1st, 2014.
Scale Deposition Monitoring
A Global 500 Corporation invites proposals for Technologies that continuously measure the buildup of mineral deposits in water pipes and heat exchangers. Deadline for responses is Friday, December, 5, 2014.
More Opportunities: Experts Needed , New Requests , Requests Closing Soon , Open Requests

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Experts Needed

Experts in Child Resistant and Senior Friendly Packaging for the USA Market

NineSigma, representing a European headquartered company, is seeking experts in Child Resistant (CR) and Senior Friendly (SF) Packaging to help them design, build and test a CR and SF system on a single-use applicator for the USA market.

Application deadline is Friday, November 21, 2014.

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Open Innovation Requests

New Requests

Accurately Determining Focal Point Deviations of Complex Optical Systems

Alternative Torque Transmission Technologies

Extending The Lifecycle of Pole and Cable Structures for Low-voltage Electricity Distribution

Materials with High Specific Stiffness and High Thermal Stability

New Anti-Obesity Drug Discovery

Silicon Carbide-Silicon Carbide Bonding

Requests Closing in 1 Week

Automatic Air/Fuel Adjustment

Leveraging Paper Making Machinery for New Product Applications

Measuring the Nature of Solids in Industrial Slurries

Torque and Angle Sensor for Automotive Electric Power Steering System

Open Requests

Accurate Measurement of Torque and Thrust Load on Rotary Machine

Actively Changing Thin Film for Transparent Display

Consistent Coatings on Irregular Food Surfaces

Corrosion Inhibitors for Carbon Steel

Elastomers with High Strength and Flexibility

Microencapsulated Heat Generating Material to Accelerate the Curing Process During Liquid Crystal Display Fabrication

NCAA Grand Challenge

New Drug Candidates for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Non-Destructive Thickness Measurement of Thin Metal Deposition Layers

Scale Deposition Monitoring

Solid, Encapsulated or Embedded Antimicrobial Formulations

Switchable Mirror Display Technology

Technologies to Apply Thin Polymeric Films on Solar Panels

Transdermal Absorption Enhancement for Water-soluble Macromolecule


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