2015 Top 100 Entries


The following entries received the highest overall scores from the panel of judges.
They are listed in alphabetical order by title.

3D Precision Positioning for UAV Autonomous Landing on Moving Platforms

3D Printer to Aid Visually Impaired Consumers in Their Daily Life

A New Paradigm of Thin-Film Solar Electricity

A New Technology To Amplify The Power Of A Solar Panel By 200 Times While Simultaneously Storing The Energy In The Form Of Hydrogen

A Novel Energy Regenerative Shock Absorber

A Novel Processor Architecture for the Internet of Things

A Novel Wireless Tracking System for Medical Equipment

A Proven System for Preventing Ground Collisions of Aircraft

A Truly Wearable Healthcare and Fitness Device Aimed at Making a Better Life

Active Pixel Sensor Design and Operations

Active Sound Insulation Window

Advanced Power Shift Clutch

An Automated Method For Fibrin Clot Permeability Assessment

Anti SIDS Medical Device

Application of Battlefield Point of Injury & Trauma Medical Device System

Automated Potting Machine

Auxiliary Drill Driver

Baxter(TM) Wagon Steering System

Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier

CEREBROS™ -- A Paradigm Shifting, Scalable Solution For Point-of-Care Brain Injury Monitoring

CHP System with Internal Waste Heat Recovery

CoAxial Engine

Compact Long-Reach Robotic Arm

Creating Sensations Of Touch, Over-the-air, For True Immersion In Virtual Or Augmented Reality

CryoFOSS: Using Fiber Optic Technology for Liquid Level Sensing

Cyclic Pitch Vertical Axis Turbine Inspired By Birds

DAVID: Digital Anatomic Visual Informatics Device

Development of a Non-Surgical Circulatory Support Device for the Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure

Direct Methanol Feed Fuel Cell and System

ECHY: Solar Lighting With Fibre Optics


Explosive Material Identification from a Distance

Fabrication of Fiber-Metal Laminates with Non-Autoclave Processes

Fetal Welfare Monitoring Using Light And Sound

Find Me Safety

Firefly Rural Electrification System

Flexolar: Ecological Flashlight

Floating Piston, Isolation Valve

Game Changing Optics for the Future

Gemini Electric Motor & Generator

High Performance Shutter Valve

HipFlex by The Hipsters

Honeybee Nano Bubbles®

Hybrid Additive Manufacturing of High Throughput Microfluidic Devices for Cellular Processing

iBobber Wireless Fishfinder

Improving The Safety and Efficiency Of Unmanned Aerial Systems by Successfully Integrating ADS-B into Communications and Control

Integrated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (iTMS)

Intelligent Hitch for Measuring Both Trailer Weight and Tongue Weight



Low Cost 3D Printed Linear Motion System

Low Cost, Ergonomic and Efficient Side-Fire Fiber

Low Frequency Portable Acoustic Measurement System

Low Orbit Satellite

Magnetic Field Response Measurement Acquisition System

Method For Treating Cartilage Defects


Micro interface to control robotic prosthesis, using the axons of motor nerves

Micro Turbine Personal Flight System for First Responders

Mobile Oximeter for Rural Child Pneumonia Diagnosis

Modular Jet Ski; No Trailer; Affordable; High Performance

Next Generation Armour “Plymetal” Manufactured by Metallic 3D Printing

Novel Chest Tube Design To Alleviate Clogging And Facilitate Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery

Piezoelectric Rotary Actuator

Planot: Boxless, Full Range, Omnidirectional Speaker

Portable And Automated Sickle Cell Disease Diagnosis And Patient Monitoring Using Magnetic Levitation

Progressive Flow Turbo Compressor Recirculation Valve

Project Pyra: World's First 3D-Printed Oven

Quiet Cars

Real-Time Fiber Optic Sensing System

Real-Time Interactive Sonic Boom Display

SansEC Sensors

Self Oriented Flap Turbine

Self Sustained Magnetic Refrigeration

Sensorless Angle of Attack Indicator

SFAAS - Smart Fetal ECG Acquisition and Analysis System

Simple Low Cost Design For Expanding Preventive Dental Sealant Delivery

Small Wind Technology

Smart Coating for Corrosion Detection and Protection

Smart X-ray Source

SolePower Power-Generating Insoles

Solid State Regulated AC Transformer

Sorbent Polymer Extraction and Remediation System (SPEARS)

SPIN Remote -- The Simplest, Most Stylish Remote Ever

Spindrift Energy Device

Super-Resolution X-ray Imaging System

Synthetic Vision System for Aeronautical Applications

Tailored Dielectric Materials With Metal and Metal Oxide Nanoparticles

Telecom Tower Structural & Radiation Inspection Using MUAV System

The N5 FILO (First-In-Last-Out) -- an Ultra-Small, Low-Cost Hazardous Gas Detector Using Novel Chip-Scale Chemical Sensor Technology

Total Actuation and Force Feedback on Robot Assisted Microsurgery

Transfer Port Engine

Turbo-Cooling System


Water Conserving, Agriculture Pollutant Scavenging HydraMat™ by EcosPure

Water Wonder Discoverer

Wideband Metamaterial RF Absorber

Wind-Powered Heater

WindPax Portable Wind Turbines

Wireless, One-way, Sensor to Base Station Monitoring System for Explosive and Non-hazardous Environments