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Company Information:

Company Name: Solarno Inc
City: Coppell
State: TX
Zip+4: 75019-7306
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (214) 616-6443

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
STTR Phase I $549,000.00 4
STTR Phase II $1,249,953.00 2

Award List:

Bright White Tandem OLED with Carbon Nanotube Hole Injecting Interlayer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: University of Texas at Dallas
Principal Investigator: Anvar Zakhidov, Dr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Michelle Wilson
Abstract:
White organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) have become well recognized as an important candidate for future lighting products. However, outstanding challenges with respect to efficiency and degradation processes remain. Previous work on tandem OLED technology has produced devices with increased,… More

STTR Phase I: Synthesis of multifunctional nanofibrous polyaniline/carbon composites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: University of Texas at Dallas
Principal Investigator: Qiang (Bill) Wu, ScD
Award Amount: $150,000.00
RI Contact: Michelle Wilson
Abstract:
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). This Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I project will develop novel multifunctional materials based on polyaniline (PAni) nanofibers (PANFs) and carbon nanofibers(CNFs) for energy storage.… More

Recovery Act - Parallel Tandem Organic Solar Cells with Carbon Nanotube Sheet Interlayers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: University of Texas
Principal Investigator: Anvar Zakhidov, Dr.
Award Amount: $750,000.00
RI Contact: Anvar Zakhidov
Abstract:
The demands of the solar energy market require the development of advanced photovoltaic technologies. The DOE is seeking to develop organic PV technologies that are more efficient, long lasting and cost competitive to traditional ones. Organic PV (OPVs) have become well recognizedas an important… More

Recovery Act - Parallel Tandem Organic Solar Cells with Carbon Nanotube Sheet Interlayers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: University of Texas
Principal Investigator: Anvar Zakhidov, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,000.00
RI Contact: Anvar Zakhidov
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I project proposal focuses on attending to the need of photovoltaic power sources that can provide both high power and stability, be of low cost, low weight, flexible, and scalable to cover large areas. Organic photovoltaic (OPV) parallel tandem… More

STTR Phase II: High Energy and Power Density Supercapacitors Utilizing Electrodes Comprising Nanofibrous Carbon-Carbon Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: University of Texas at Dallas
Principal Investigator: Lissa King Magel
Award Amount: $499,953.00
RI Contact: John P. Ferraris
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II project will optimize the technology developed in Phase I for the fabrication of composite carbon nanofibers incorporating mesoporous high surface area carbon as an electrode material for supercapacitors utilizing ionic liquid electrolytes. The… More

Carbon Nanotube-based Solar Water Heater

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: University of Texas at Dallas
Principal Investigator: Vladimir Pozdin, Dr.
Award Amount: $150,000.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
Solar water heaters are a well-established renewable energy technology that has been widely adopted outside of the United States. Here we propose to significantly improve the evacuated solar tube collectors (ETC) by utilizing the dry-drawable carbon nanotube (CNT) sheets for solar energy absorption… More