(6th Annual Cade Museum Prize Sweet 16 Finalists, alphabetically ordered by company)
aqUV Free- A reusable solar powered water bottle that purifies water.
X-Fingers- Active-function artificial finger assembly designed specifically for partial finger amputees.
A safe driving system to prevent cellphone distractions for commercial truckers.
Custom design and manufacturing of high-performance interference optical filters.
Smartphone based platform for early detection of pregnancy complications.
Intellipigment- a color-changing pigment (chemochromic) technology for hydrogen leak detection for the aerospace, chemical, energy, and gas industries.
Tyto Online- A video game created as a platform for learning.
Innovatia Medical Systems
MARVEL- miniature wirelessly networked in vivo devices for used in minimally invasive surgery.
A sleep mask that enables women at risk of preterm labor to forestall delivery.
A soft, energy absorbing roadway barrier.
Axolotl Extra Cellular Matrix- Accelerates the healing and restoration of tissue and wounds.
Visual scope to monitor wound healing.
Partnering in Innovation
Pi-CO2 Aqueous Carbon Capture- Changing the economics of C02 capture.
Genetic sensor for seafood authenticity.
ReSPECT- a device and software that minimizes complication rates and improves shoulder function in Osteoarthritic cases.
Plasma Energy Surface Sanitizer- Destroys viruses, bacteria, and fungi in indoor environments.