Energy Research & Generation

952 57th Street
Oakland, CA 94608

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 01/01/83
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/84

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
benson Glendon m. benson 2

2 Awards Won

$50K

SPACECRAFT

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 84-1
Budget: 01/01/84 - 12/31/84

THIS PROJECT ASSESSES THE RELATIVE BENEFITS AND PENALTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE OF DISPERSED AND CENTRALIZED REFRIGERATION/HEAT PUMPS FOR THERMAL CONTROL OF SPACECRAFT. THE PERFORMANCE AND LIMITATIONS OF FREE-PISTON STIRLING CYCLE HEAT PUMPS (EITHER LINEAR ELECTRIC MOTOR OR FREE-PISTON STIRLING ENGINE DRIVEN) FOR SPACECRAFT WASTE HEAT MANAGEME...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 83-1
Budget: 01/01/83 - 12/31/83

THIS PROJECT INVESTIGATES THE DESIGN, FABRICATION, TESTING, AND DEMONSTRATION OF A LIGHTWEIGHT, HIGH EFFICIENCY, COMPACTLINEAR ALTERNATOR FOR FREE-PISTON-STIRLING-ENGINE (FPSE) SPACEPOWER CONVERSION SYSTEMS. THE FEASIBILITY, LIMITATIONSAND POTENTIAL OF THE NEW ALTERNATOR CONCEPT IS ASSESSED THROUGH ANALYSES AND TESTING TO DETERMINE: (1) SPECIFIC...