Basic Info

PO Box 910033
San Diego, CA 92191
(858) 549-8886
Preferred contact:
  Suresh Menon - President/CEO
Menon & Associates Inc
Business Identifier: Development of products that enhance security and global well being through molecular biochemistry innovations
Public Profile:
As a company, Menon focuses on two technology areas:(1) innovative uses of microbial species to develop products key to human well-being in the near and long-term future, and (2) innovative methods to detect biological and chemical threats of concern in today’s world. Menon has developed a body of key intellectual property in these fields to help achieve its mission. Menon has assembled an innovative team to carry out research, development, prototyping and production to support its customers. The Company believes in transitioning intellectual property into niche products that fill technology and market gaps. Milestones are achieved through collaboration amongst its team and strategic partners. Products are developed and delivered to customers on time and budget. To accommodate to the range of application of Menon's capabilities, the firm has establsihed two spin-offs Menon Biosensors and Menon Renewable Products

 Synopsis: Awardee Business Condition
Year Founded 1998 IP Holdings N/A
Employee Range 10-14 VC funded? No
Revenue Range 1M-2.5M Private/Public Privately Held
 Most Recent SBIR Projects
Year Phase Agency Dollars Project Title
2010 1 NSF $150,000 Aerobic Microbial Conversion of Agricultural Manures to Biofuels
2009 1 Navy $70,000 Multiplexed Aerobic Fermentation of Broad-Spectrum Feedstocks for Biofuel Production
2007 1 Navy $80,000 MENTOR 300B - Spectrographic instrument for analyzing composite surfaces prior to repair
2005 2 Navy $1,249,999 Detection of foreign materials in uncured hand layup composites
2005 1 DHS $100,000 Hand-Held MENTOR for Biological Threat Material Detection and Identification


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