Natural Process Design

1605 Park Haven Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
http://natural process design.com
2 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 07/16/03
Most Recent Award Date 07/16/03

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dry Dr. Carolyn Dry 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF03-238
Budget: 07/16/03 - 05/16/04

Composites are used in the F/A 18 which has 50% of its skin in composite material. Other planes with high composite usage are the F-18, the B-1B bomber, F-14A, F-a6 and Navy V-22. The use of composites in airplane components provides significant weight reduction (40%) over metals. Reliability, in an all-composite airplane component, relates to t...