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Company Information:

Company Name: Scientic, Inc
City: Huntsville
State: AL
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: http://www.scientic.us
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $799,996.00 7
SBIR Phase II $2,485,787.00 3
STTR Phase I $249,988.00 2
STTR Phase II $1,097,153.00 2

Award List:

Enhanced Carbon Nanotube Ultracapacitors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: Vanderbilt University, Division of Sponsored Research
Principal Investigator: Scott von Laven, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $99,988.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
The proposed innovation utilizes carbon nanotubes (CNTs) coated with pseudo-capacitive MnO2 material as nano-composite electrode and ionic electrolyte for the construction of ultracapacitors. This novel approach of using nano-structured CNTs architectures provides high surface area of attachment of… More

Prototype Carbon Nanotube Ultracapacitor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: Vanderbilt University
Principal Investigator: Scott A. von Laven, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $599,998.00
RI Contact: Carol Hachey
Abstract:
Scientic, Inc. and Vanderbilt University propose to dramatically improve the performance of ultracapacitors to address several applications within NASA. As power-supply components, ultracapacitors provide extremely high power densities, fast recharging rates, and long cycle life; when used in tandem… More

1 Gb Radiation Hardened Nonvolatile Memory Development

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Jeff A. Dame, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to identify, characterize and develop advanced semiconductor materials and fabrication process techniques, and design and produce a Gigabit (GB)-scale high density, radiation hardened (RH), SONOS-based nonvolatile memory (NVM) in a standard, high density CMOS… More

Safe High Voltage Cathode Materials for Pulsed Power Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Vanderbilt University
Principal Investigator: A. von, Chief Scientist – (256) 319-0872
Award Amount: $150,000.00
RI Contact: Carol Hachey
Abstract:
The mission of this proposed research is to develop a high-voltage, high-capacity, and inexpensive cathode material for lithium-ion batteries (LIB) capable of supporting high transient and pulsed loads while offering enhanced safety and lifecycle performance. Currently LIB is one of the most… More

Radiation Hardening of Point-Of-Load (POL) Converters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: James J. Sheehy, Jr., Director of Survivability Programs – (256) 319-0843
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Due to growing defense and aerospace system complexity and associated power management and distribution schemes, there is an ever increasing need for high efficiency, Point-of-Load (POL) converters to replace the centrally tailored power distribution schemes of the past. Power conditioning… More

Strategically Radiation-Hardened Star Tracker

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Barry A. Posey, Director of Component Engineering – (256) 319-0848
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Scientic, Inc. and Comtec AeroAstro (CAA) in partnership proposes to determine intrinsic radiation hardness of the CAA MST design in order to identify requirements needed for a strategic radiation level star tracker that will include tolerance to natural space radiation environments. We… More

The Characterization and Mitigation of Radiation Effects on Nano-technology Microelectronics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jeff A. Dame, Director of Advance Technologies – (256) 319-0860
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
The ultimate goal of this effort is the development of advanced radiation hardened material systems and technology solutions for implementation into both silicon and compound semiconductor technologies at the nanotechnology feature sizes through the use of a gridded capacitor research methodology. … More

Guidance, Navigation and Control Algorithms and Hardware for Advanced Interceptors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Steven N. Renfrow, Director - System Survivability – (256) 319-0865
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this effort is to implement a customer tailorable GNC design and integrate that design with an existing, highly-scaled IMU solution. Advanced packaging techniques and electrical performance enhancement strategies will be applied to the integrated design, to achieve improved… More

Next Generation vacuum Nanoelectric Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Scott V. Laven, Chief Scientist – (256) 319-0872
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Scientic, Inc. will team with Vanderbilt University to produce innovative new vacuum field emission (VFE) devices developed from Vanderbilt proprietary laterally configured VFE triode configurations. As a prototype demonstration device, Scientic and Vanderbilt will develop a novel low… More

Lightweight Communication Equipment for Interceptor Communications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bryan F. Hughes, Senior Scientist – (256) 319-0857
Award Amount: $99,996.00
Abstract:
Scientic, Inc. proposes to enhance interceptor communications through the utilization of an advanced miniature software defined radio (SDR) interceptor data link. Scientic is leading the industry in this area by utilizing commercial electronics developed for mobile computing and telephony,… More

Safe High Voltage Cathode Materials for Pulsed Power Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Research Institution: Vanderbilt University
Principal Investigator: A. von, Chief Scientist – (256) 319-0872
Award Amount: $497,155.00
RI Contact: Sara Barker
Abstract:
A high-voltage, high-capacity, inexpensive cathode material for lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) is proposed. The cathode material employs carbon nanotubes and additional nanostructures to support efficient transport of Li ions. The resulting LIBs will support high transient and pulsed loads while… More

Radiation Hardening of Point-Of-Load (POL) Converters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jim J. Sheehy, CEO/President – (256) 319-0843
Award Amount: $999,978.00
Abstract:
Due to growing defense and aerospace system complexity and associated power management and distribution schemes, there is an ever-increasing need for monolithic, fully integrated, high efficiency, Point-of-Load (POL) converters to replace the centrally tailored power distribution approaches of the… More

Strategically Radiation-Hardened Star Tracker

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Barry A. Posey, VP - Component Engineer – (256) 319-0848
Award Amount: $746,151.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In today"s limited government budget environment, the push is towards smaller spacecraft with more rapid development times (<24 months) than traditional systems, which are averaging 48-60 month development timelines. Our team has been a proponent of small satellites and… More

Next Generation vacuum Nanoelectric Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Scott V. Laven, Chief Scientist – (256) 319-0872
Award Amount: $739,658.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Scientic, Inc. will team with Vanderbilt University to produce innovative new vacuum field emission (VFE) devices developed from Vanderbilt proprietary laterally configured VFE triode configurations. As a prototype demonstration device, Scientic and Vanderbilt will develop a novel low… More
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