Cadtrak Engineering, LLC

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San Anselmo, CA 94960

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $302K
First Award Date 01/01/10
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/12

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Levitt David Levitt 4 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 11-1-S5.04
Budget: 01/01/12 - 12/31/12

Future sampling missions to the Moon, Mars and Asteroids will likely involve drilling and in-situ analysis from mobile robotic platforms in low gravity. Past sampling systems like the MER and MSL Rovers have used tool body preloading as their method of stabilization. This method puts high demands on the deployment device and becomes less viabl...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 10-1-S5.02
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11

NASA's Science Mission Directorate is currently considering various sample cache and return missions to the Moon, Mars and asteroids. These missions involve the use of a coring tool to produce rock and soil cores. The MEPAG committee recommends that core acquisition take place directly into an individual encapsulation sleeve with a pressed-in ca...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 26 D-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

Algae-based biofuels are more expensive than both petroleum based fuels and biofuels derived from other forms of biomass. It is estimated that the processing of algae using current techniques can account for 50% or more of the cost of the biofuel. The cost competitiveness of biofuels derived from algae feedstock can be greatly improved through ...