Midwest Research

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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $99.9K
First Award Date 01/01/88
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/89

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
A Ph D Norman A A Ph D 1
mroczkowski Susan j mroczkowski 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 89-1
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89

POLYIMIDE MATERIALS, NOTABLY KAPTON, FIND USE IN THE OUTER COVERINGS OF SPACE VEHICLES FOR PURPOSES SUCH AS THERMAL INSULATION. WHILE EXPOSED TO THE RAM ATOMIC OXYGEN PRESENT IN A LOW-EARTH ORBITAL ENVIRONMENT, THE KAPTON UNDER-GOES A DEGRADATION PROCESS. IT HAS ALREADY BEEN FOUND THAT A COATING OF SILICON OXIDE OR ALUMINUM OXIDE OVER THE KAPTON...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 1988
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88

CATHODES ELECTROPHORETICALLY COATED WITH LANTHANUM HEXABORIDE (LAB6) ARE IN GENERAL POROUS, ROUGH, AND MECHANICALLY FRAGILE RODS OF LAB6 MUST BE INDIRECTLY HEATED WHICH COMPLICATES THE CATHODE DESIGN. THIS PROPOSAL IS A STUDY OF THE ELECTRON EMISSION CHARACTERISTICS OF SPUTTERED DEPOSITED LAB6 TO DETERMINE IF IT IS SUITABLE AS A THERMIONIC EMISS...