Intelligent Material Solutions develops nanocrystals and specialized electronics for location and guidance of pedestrians and vehicles.

Our applications are used in pavement marking and guidance systems for sight-limited individuals as well as systems for prevention of runway incursions by airport ground vehicles.

Smart Paint Crosswalks for the blind
Smart Paint Crosswalks for the blind

Ohio State School for the Blind

Over 1,400 sq. ft. of Smart Paint applied

13 Crosswalks: ~700 sq. ft.

2 Fire Lanes: ~500 sq. ft.

Curb line & Horizontal Stripes: ~200 sq. ft.

Collaborators

Ohio State University
John Lannutti, Professor

City of Columbus
Larry Pollard, Traffic Engineer
Michael Stevens, Chief Information Officer

Ohio State School for the Blind
Mary Ball Swartwout,
Orientation & Mobility Specialist
Denny Ransey, Jr., Principal

Smart Paint Airport Runways
Smart Paint

Columbus/OSU Airport

Over 3,000 sq. ft. of Smart Paint applied

5 Hold Bars

3 Automated Guidance Lines

14 Ground Vehicles

14 Aircraft

Collaborators

Columbus/OSU Airport
Douglas Hammon, Airport Director
Dale Gelter, Assistant Airport Director