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Company Information:

Company Name: Chronos Research Laboratories
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 $705,678.00 14
SBIR Phase II $1,638,972.00 4

Award List:

EFFECTS OF RADIATION EXPOSURE ON A PYROELECTRIC POLYMER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,329.00

DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION WITH A PYROELECTRIC POLYMER-

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr. Randall B. Olsen , Principal Invesitgator
Award Amount: $49,927.00

DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION WITH A PYROELECTRIC POLYMER-

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr. Randall B. Olsen , Principal Invesitgator
Award Amount: $496,000.00
Abstract:
Recent advances in pyroelectrics have provided ma- terials that may be useful in the direct conversion of heat into electrical energy in space systems. these materials will be manufactured at low cost and will provide an ultralight-weight means of generating electricity (and radiatively dumping… More

EFFECTS OF RADIATION EXPOSURE ON A PYROELECTRIC POLYMER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $205,000.00
Abstract:
Recent advances in pyroelectrics have provided materials which may be useful in the direct conversion of heat into electrical energy in space systems. these materials will bemanufactured at low cost and provide a lightweight means of generating electrical power and radiatively dumping reject heat.… More

POLYMER WITH BIAXIAL STRENGTH FOR PYROELECTRIC APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dr randall b olsen
Award Amount: $49,974.00
Abstract:
Pyroelectric polymers will be used in the direct conversion of heat into electrical energy in space systems. these materials will be manufactured at low-cost and provide an ultra-lightweight means of generating electrical power. pyroelectrics will also be used in safe heat pumps and refrigerators.… More

ADVANCED SUPERCONDUCTING MATERIALS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Dr randall b olsen
Award Amount: $49,858.00
Abstract:
The recent discovery of high temperature metal oxide superconductors suggests that yet another new class of superconducting materials may be found. the new category of materials will be inexpensive to manufacture and easily formed into wires and bands. these materials will be mechanically tough and… More

NOVEL SUPERCONDUCTORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr randall b olsen
Award Amount: $49,936.00
Abstract:
Based on the successful discovery of high temperature perovskite superconductors, a new class of superconducting materials is hypothesized. the new class will be mechanically tough and may have high critical temperatures. the new material will be inexpensive to manufacture and easily formed into… More

ENHANCED SUPERCONDUCTORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Dr Randall B Olsen
Award Amount: $49,971.00

RADIATION-MODIFIED PYROELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIALS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00

RADIATION-MODIFIED PYROELECTRIC CONVERSION MATERIALS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $499,972.00
Abstract:
The pyroelectric onverter is a form of heat engine that transforms heat energy directly into electrical energy. thepyroelectric converter has the potential for low operating and maintenance requirements. high reliability and lifetimeare attainable for this device because the pyroelectric converter… More

LOW COST SPACE POWER GENERATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dr Randall B Olsen
Award Amount: $49,991.00
Abstract:
Two technologies which are essential for the exploration andcommercialization of space are power generation and propulsion. the lowest mass and lowest cost method for generating electrical power in space will likely be pyroelectric conversion. this mode of electrical generation will dominate for two… More

AN ELECTROCALORIC REFRIGERATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr Randall B Olsen , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,939.00
Abstract:
An advanced refrigerator/heat pump (r/hp) will be developed based on the electrocaloric effect. the project is a spinoff of research on pyroelectric energy generation sponsored by the national aeronautics and space administration and doe. the electrocaloric system will be smaller and lighter than… More

ENHANCED SUPERCONDUCTORS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Dr Randall B Olsen
Award Amount: $438,000.00
Abstract:
One of the major challenges facing high temperature superconductors isthe making of non-brittle materials. based on the successful discovery of high temperature perovskite superconductors, a new class of superconducting materials is being investigated that is anticipated tobe mechanically tough,… More

HIGH POWER DENSITY ELECTRICAL PULSE SOURCE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Randall B Olsen
Award Amount: $59,311.00
Abstract:
Thermal energy can be used to drive a new type of electrical power supply. in a one-shot, destructive heating mode, the amount of electrical power release will be more than 45 megawatt/kg of pyroelectric sheet. multiple-shot devices are possible with some reduction in this power density. the… More

High Energy Density Dielectric Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Randall B. Olsen, Phd
Award Amount: $48,534.00
Abstract:
Radiation tolerant, high operating temperature electronic devices are needed for future space power systems. High energy density capacitors are one of the key elements in most power systems. Improvement of current dielectric capacitors can be realized by incorporating new state of the art polymers… More

NITINOL REFRIGERATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Dr. Randall B. Olsen
Award Amount: $49,001.00

DIAPHRAGM ACTUATOR FOR A STIRLING MICROREFRIGERATOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Randall B. Olsen , Chief Scientist
Award Amount: $49,954.00