DLA Instruments

6060 Guadalupe Mines Court
San Jose, CA 95120

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $250K
First Award Date 01/01/10
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Adler David Adler 2 Message

2 Awards Won


Backpack SEM

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 10-1-S1.09
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11

The JPL web page devoted to looking for life on Mars has two images. The first is an image of a hydrothermal pool at Yellowstone: the kind of place life might begin. The second is a scanning electron microscope (SEM) image of the Allen Hills 84001 meteorite. This SEM picture is famous for capturing our imaginations when, in 1996, it was thoug...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 3I-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will develop a very low-cost, easy to use scanning electron microscope (SEM) for students and small businesses that cannot afford them today. The project achieves this goal by eliminating the costly, complex high vacuum system. In traditional SEM's, the high vacuum system prevents ra...