Designing the Next Generation of Protective Equipment: Winners of HeadHealthTECH Challenge

A Boost for a Lightweight, Low-Cost Design Vyatek Sports—an Arizona-based materials science company—is also working on energy-absorbing modules that fit on the outside of a helmet. The company received a grant of $190,000 to support development and testing of its ZORBZ™ technology, designed to perform more like a bicycle helmet upon impact. “The modules are…