MTPV

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Boston, MA 02215

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $150K
First Award Date 01/01/11
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Walsh Andrew G. Walsh 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: NM-2010
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project aims to develop strain-relieved GaSb thin films grown directly on GaAs for near-field thermophotovoltaic (TPV) devices. Thin films of direct low-bandgap materials will outperform germanium, an indirect bandgap material, in both power density and efficiency. In this project, TPV devic...