Gamma Engineering Corporation

15815 Crabbs Branch Way
Rockville, MD 20855

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 01/01/01
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Feinroth Herbert Feinroth 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2005
Budget: 01/01/05 - 12/31/05

78329 Generation IV advanced reactors [such as the gas cooled fast reactor (GFR) and the Lead Cooled Reactor (LFR)], selected for development by the Gen IV International Forum, require core outlet temperatures up to 900¿C. Most metals, including refractory alloys, loose much of their strength at these temperatures, and cannot survive core overh...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2001
Budget: 01/01/01 - 12/31/01

65635 Commercial water-cooled nuclear reactors have expensive safety systems to protect against the consequences of loss-of-coolant accidents. During such accidents, the metal clad nuclear fuel reacts violently and exothermically with water. Previous efforts to replace the metal cladding with inert ceramic materials have been unsuccessful b...