Synergistic Detector Designs

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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 7
Total Value of Awards $1.1MM
First Award Date 01/01/84
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/89

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Rogers Dr. Arthur H Rogers 6
Kinchen B Kinchen 1

7 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF88-184
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89

THE PROGRAM MISSION IS TO PROVIDE AN ON-BOARD SATELLITE WARNING SYSTEM, CAPABLE OF DETECTING AND LOCATING VIRTUALLY ANY INCOMING LASER BEAM. OUR APPROACH HAS BEEN TO BUILD A SEGMENTED HEMISPHERICAL DETECTOR INCORPORATING KEY FEATURES FROM THE DESIGN OF AN INSECT'S EYE. THE HEMISPHERE IS APPROXIMATELY EIGHT INCHES IN DIAMETER, WEIGHING LESS THA...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF88-184
Budget: 09/30/88 - 12/31/88

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/87 - 02/28/89

Grids to reduce scatter in x-ray images are essential to medical diagnostic radiography. Current grids align layers of dense material (lead) between spacers of light material, usually aluminum. This spacing material absorbs primary radiation, which is particularly objectionable in low energy (e.g. mammographic) and extended exposure (e.g. fluo...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF87-094
Budget: 01/01/87 - 12/31/87
PI: B Kinchen

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/23/86 - 08/31/87

Grids to reduce scatter in x-ray images are essential to medical diagnostic radiography. Current grids align layers of dense material (lead) between spacers of light material, usually aluminum. This spacing material absorbs primary radiation, which is particularly objectionable in low energy (e.g. mammographic) and extended exposure (e.g. fluo...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1985
Budget: 01/01/85 - 12/31/85

IN HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, THE ABILITY TO DETECT, IDENTIFY AND ACCURATELY MEASURE THE TRACKS OF PARTICLES WITH SUB-MILLIMETER PATH LENGTHS HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY IMPORTANT WITH THE DISCOVERY OF "CHARM" AND "BEAUTY". CONVENTIONAL PARTICLE DETECTION EQUIPMENT, EVEN AFTER SEVERE MODIFICATION, IS ILL SUITED TO THIS NEW REALM OF SMALL CROSS-SECTIONS AN...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1984
Budget: 01/01/84 - 12/31/84