ELORET Corp. is developing a sensitive chemical vapor sensor that attaches to a cell phone which can be used to accurately sense low levels of various gasses.
NASA Relevance: The Chemical Sensor Project initially was invented by a civil servant at NASA Ames and now being handed over to this company for developing real world applications. This sensor interests the Dept. of Homeland Security, Fire and Police departments and medical service providers.
NASA-related Technical Capability: Analytical and Environmental Chemistry; Detector Design, Development & Testing