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Company Information:

Company Name: Aurora Technologies
City: San Diego
State: CA
Zip+4: 92121
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $695,215.00 11
SBIR Phase II $2,156,668.00 5

Award List:

ACHIEVEMENT OF HIGH QUALITY CDZNTE SUBSTRATES USING AN IMPROVED CRYSTAL GROWTH PROCESS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $51,991.00

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF CDTESE AND CDZNTE SUBSTRATES USING IMPROVED CRYSTAL GROWTH METHODS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $52,241.00

IMPROVED PERFORMANCE CDTE NUCLEAR PARTICLE DETECTORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $51,366.00

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF CDTESE AND CDZNTE SUBSTRATES USING IMPROVED CRYSTAL GROWTH METHODS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $250,000.00
Abstract:
Single crystalline substrates of cdtese and cdznte, nominally lattice matched to hgcdte (205 cd), will be prepared from crystals grown by a new process. the new crystal growth apparatus is free of quartz and provides improved growth conditions through temperature profiling and pressure control… More

ACHIEVEMENT OF HIGH QUALITY CDZNTE SUBSTRATES USING AN IMPROVED CRYSTAL GROWTH PROCESS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $307,000.00
Abstract:
Monocrystalline substrate of cdznte (4 at% zn), nominally lattice matched to hgcdte (20 at% cd), will be prepared from crystals grown by a new process. the new crystal growth system is free of quartz and provides improved growth conditions through 1) temperature profiling and pressure control… More

IMPROVED PERFORMANCE CDTE NUCLEAR PARTICLE DETECTORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Emmanuil Raiskin
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Cdte nuclear particle detectors will be made from crystals grown by a new process that uses a quartz-free system providing improved growth conditions through 1) temperature profiling and pressure control techniques that cannot be used in conventional growth systems because of temperature and… More

POSITION SENSITIVE CDTE DETECTOR USING IMPROVED CRYSTAL GROWTH METHOD

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dr e raiskin
Award Amount: $49,911.00
Abstract:
The overall program goal is a position sensitive cdte nuclear particle detector array with total area greater than50 cm2 and resolution of 1 mm2 or less. as a phase i feasibility demonstration, a 100 element square array of 1-mm2 area, 2-mm thick elements will be fabricated and analysed. cdte… More

CDTE DETECTOR ARRAY FOR PASSIVE IMAGING OF SPATIALLY-DISTRIBUTED RADIATION SOURCES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Dr Jack F Butler
Award Amount: $50,000.00

CDTE DETECTOR ARRAY FOR PASSIVE IMAGING OF SPATIALLY-DISTRIBUTED RADIATION SOURCES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Dr Jack F Butler
Award Amount: $499,846.00
Abstract:
A new crystal growth method is believed to produce cdte crystals with the quality and homogeneity required for large area gamma-ray detector array fabrication. the overall program goal is to develop and characterize a two-dimensional matrix array suitable for dod applications (e.g., 2500 1-mm(2)… More

Solid-State Imager for Locating and Defining Tumors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack F. Butler
Award Amount: $48,297.00
Abstract:
We will develop and test a light weight solid state imaging device (8x8 inches square) suitable for use in the operating room. Its specific application would be to assist the surgeon in locating tumor accumulations of radioactivity labelled monoclonal antibodies during surgical exploration. The… More

Miniature Gamma Camera for Breast Imaging

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Jack Butler
Award Amount: $71,503.00
Abstract:
The recent availability of an entirely new gamma ray sensing material makes it possible todevelop a new nuclear imager for early detection of breast cancer. This small, lightweight imager maybe inserted in the position of a conventional mammography film plate to provide close registration ofnuclear… More

Instrument for Continuous Renal Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Clinton Lingren
Award Amount: $75,001.00
Abstract:
The project goal is to develop an instrument for real-time monitoring of renal function for earlydetection of renal failure. Studies will be conducted with a phantom and with human subjects to validatethe instrument's effectiveness. If successful, the project is expected to provide the means for… More

A NEW SEMICONDUCTOR RADIATION SENSOR FOR EXPEDITED WASTE SITE CHARACTERIZATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr F P Doty
Award Amount: $74,922.00
Abstract:
The overall goal is to develop low cost "smart" sensors for hard x-rays suitable for use with minimally intrusive emplacement systems such as cone penetrometers and portable instruments. the sensors will efficiently measure energy spectra up to 300ke v, an important range for spectroscopic… More

Improved Medical X-Ray Imaging Device Employing a CdZnTe Detector Array

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: F. Doty
Award Amount: $99,989.00
Abstract:
The overall goal is to develop an entirely new method of X-ray imaging to replace the current film-screen imager with a semiconductor detector array providing direct, digitized detection. The approach is enabled by this company's recent development of cadmium zinc telluride detectors and the… More

High-Performance, Cadmium-Zinc-Tellurium Detectors and Arrays for X-Rays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: F. Patrick Doty
Award Amount: $69,994.00

High-Performance, Cadmium-Zinc-Tellurium Detectors and Arrays for X-Rays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: F. Patrick Doty
Award Amount: $599,822.00
Abstract:
Aurora Technologies Corporation (Aurora) proposes to develop a new high-performance, room temperature detector and array technology that will allow NASA to investigate phenomena of considerable significance to space astronomy, astrophysics, geophysics and atmospheric studies throughout nearly the… More