Robotronix, Inc.

220 Andanada
Los Alamos, NM 87544

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $67.7K
First Award Date 01/01/01
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/01

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Solem Johndale Solem 1 Message
Solem Ann V. Solem 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

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

We propose to evaluate external pulsed plasma propulsion for unmanned interstellar exploration. The concept rests on three quantitative observations: (1) the ORION concept is capable of achieving exceedingly-high specific impulse; (2) the unfueled weight of the spacecraft is greatly reduced by eliminating the springs and shock absorbers, origina...