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Company Information:

Company Name: CompuTherm LLC
City: Madison
State: WI
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (608) 274-1414

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $554,723.00 7
SBIR Phase II $3,730,318.00 5
STTR Phase I $99,985.00 1
STTR Phase II $749,923.00 1

Award List:

PANDA - A Critical Tool for Rapid, Cost Effective Development of High Temperature Structural Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr Shuang-lin Chen
Award Amount: $741,639.00
Abstract:
Computherm proposes to develop PANDA, an innovative and user-friendly computer program integrated with a thermodynamic database, to provide a significant new capability to rapidly determine multi-component phase diagrams needed to identify novel high-temperature structural materials. The lack of… More

PANDA - A Critical Tool for Rapid, Cost Effective Development of High Temperature Structural Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr Shuang-lin Chen
Award Amount: $99,876.00

WinChem: A Tool for Evaluation of High-Temperature Structural Material Stability in Extreme Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Shuang-lin Chen
Award Amount: $99,902.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes to develop WinChem, an innovative and user-friendly computer program integrated with a thermodynamic database, to provide a significant new capability to rapidly determine chemical equilibrium necessary to evaluate the stability of high-temperature structural materials under… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Shuang-lin Chen
Award Amount: $740,401.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $84,997.00

Thermodynamic Databases: Critical Tools for Developing and Processing High Performance Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes to develop and experimentally validate thermodynamic databases for nickel, aluminum, and titanium based alloys. Thermodynamic databases are critically needed by the materials industry to accelerate the development of new materialsfor applications such as turbine engines.… More

Thermodynamic Databases: Critical Tools for Developing and Processing High Performance Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $748,325.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes to develop and experimentally validate thermodynamic databases for nickel, aluminum, and titanium based alloys. Thermodynamic databases are critically needed by the materials industry to accelerate the development of new materialsfor applications such as turbine engines.… More

A Tool for the Simulation of Thermal and Chemical Effects on Turbine Engine Component Parts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Shuanglin Chen, Research Director
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes to develop a tool that integrates thermodynamic and kinetic models for the simulation of the formation and growth of undesired phases in turbine engine component parts during heat treatment and service. The proposed innovative tool will enable calculation of the amounts of… More

A Tool for the Simulation of Thermal and Chemical Effects on Turbine Engine Component Parts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Shuanglin Chen, Research Director
Award Amount: $749,956.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm proposes to develop a tool which will enable the simulation of thermal and chemical effects on turbine engine component parts made of Alloy 718 during heat treatment and service. The proposed innovative tool will include a thermodynamic database which covers all the phases for Alloy 718… More

A Computational Tool for the Prediction of Long Term Stability of Refractory Alloys

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,955.00
Abstract:
NASA's missions of space exploration require significant power sources both for propulsion and for on-board power. This motivates the development of high temperature structural materials to maximize the thermodynamic efficiency of power conversion systems. Refractory alloys are essential due to… More

Thermodynamic Modeling and Mechanical Testing for the Multiphase Mo-Si-B-X (X=Ti, Zr, Hf) Alloy for High Temperature (1300degreesC-1500degreesC) Services

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $99,985.00
RI Contact: Joachim H. Schneibel
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC in collaboration with Oak Ridge National Laboratory proposes to develop a modeling tool that can be used to understand the effect of Ti, Zr, and Hf addition on the improvement of ductility of the (Mo) phase in the Mo-Si-B system. The tool will be developed by integrating… More

Accelerated Development of High-Performance Mo-Si-B-X Alloys via an Approach of Integrating Thermodynamic Modeling with Experimental Study

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: ORNL
Principal Investigator: Ying Yang, Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $749,923.00
RI Contact: Joachim H. Schneibel
Abstract:
The proposed study aims at accelerated development of Mo-Si-B-X (X=Ti, Zr, Hf, Re, Mn) alloys with an optimized balance of properties, via an approach of integrating thermodynamic modeling with experimental study. On the basis of the Mo-Si-B-X (X=Ti, Zr, Hf) database developed in Phase I, a… More

A Modeling Tool for Predicting the Durability of Environmental Barrier Coatings (EBC) for Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Senior Materials Scientist
Award Amount: $99,994.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes a pilot project to develop a modeling tool that can be used to assess the durability of environmental barrier coatings (EBCs) for ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) under combustion environment. The modeling tool includes a thermodynamic database for the gas phase, a… More

A Modeling Tool for Predicting the Durability of Environmental Barrier Coatings (EBC) for Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Fan Zhang, Principal Materials Scien – (608) 274-1414
Award Amount: $749,997.00
Abstract:
CompuTherm, LLC proposes a pilot project to develop a modeling tool that can be used to assess the durability of environmental barrier coatings (EBCs) for ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) under combustion environment. This modeling tool is a package that integrates thermodynamic databases for the… More