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Company Information:

Name: Dyna East Corp.
Address: 3620 Horizon Drive
King Of Prussia, PA 19406
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,553,075.00 24
SBIR Phase II $6,447,943.00 15

Award List:

THE METALFORMING INDUSTRY IS ACTIVELY SEEKING METHODS TO ANALYZE THE MATERIAL FLOW DURING PRODUCTION PROCESSES.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Dr william j flis , CHIEF ENGINEER
Award Amount: $40,000.00
Abstract:
The metalforming industry is actively seeking methods to analyze the material flow during production processes. accurate computer modelling would provide an efficient scientific basis for process design. two-dimensional finite-element analysis has been used to successfully model several metalforming… More

CUTTER CHARGE WARHEAD FOR DEFEAT OF REACTIVE ARMOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard M West
Award Amount: $49,867.00

WARHEAD CONCEPTS FOR ANTI-ARMOR MISSILE WITH CROSSING VELOCITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: William J Flis
Award Amount: $49,206.00

CUTTER CHARGE WARHEAD FOR DEFEAT OF REACTIVE ARMOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard M West
Award Amount: $489,000.00
Abstract:
Recent developments in armor technology and the introduction of effective appliques have greatly increased the difficulty of munition design. warheads capable of defeating these advanced armors must be developed. improvements in unitary warheads, such as increasing the density of the liner in a… More

BI-METALLIC SELF-FORGING FRAGMENT (SFF) WARHEAD FOR ENHANCED BEHIND-ARMOR EFFECTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $63,055.00

NOVEL SHAPED CHARGE JET FORMATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $66,790.00

WARHEAD CONCEPTS FOR ANTI-ARMOR MISSILE WITH CROSSING VELOCITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: William J Flis
Award Amount: $267,443.00
Abstract:
Recently, to avoid the difficulties of frontal attack of modern armor vehicles, fly-over-shoot-down missiles have been proposed. however, tests have shown that the resulting crossing velocity can reduce the penetration of conventional shaped-charge warheads by up to 60%. therefore, a program is… More

BI-METALLIC SELF-FORGING FRAGMENT (SFF) WARHEAD FOR ENHANCED BEHIND-ARMOR EFFECTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $200,000.00
Abstract:
The lethality of any directed-energy warhead is measured by its ability to cause irreparable damage to the vulnerable components that exist behind the protective armor. this damage is incurred by the impact of these components by either the penetrator material itself or by target spall material… More

NOVEL SHAPED CHARGE JET FORMATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $200,000.00
Abstract:
Recent improvements in advanced armor technology, including the introduction of effective applique armor, present a special challenge for the anti-tank missile warhead designer. two general approaches to meet this challenge appear feasible: improvements in unitary warheads and the incorporation of… More

REDUCING THE SENSITIVITY OF DIRECTED ENERGY WARHEADS TO UNPLANNED STIMULI

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $72,024.00

REDUCING THE SENSITIVITY OF DIRECTED ENERGY WARHEADS TO UNPLANNED STIMULI

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Many explosive warheads are sensitive to initiation by fragment or bullet impact and sympathetic detonation. directed-energy warheads in particular are often loaded with very energetic explosive to obtaimance at the expense of increase sensitivity. the objective of the proposed program is to… More

HEAVY-METAL SELF-FORGING-FRAGMENT WARHEAD DEVELOPMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert d ciccarelli
Award Amount: $74,974.00
Abstract:
The increased effectiveness of modern advanced armors has called for more performance from existing conventional warheads. one way to address this challenge is through the use of high-density materials as self-forging fragment (sff) liners. the benefit of such materials is increased penetration into… More

DEVELOPMENT OF MULTI-FORMATION MODE SFF WARHEAD FOR ENHANCED ARMOR LETHALITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $74,795.00

INSENSITIVE MUNITIONS CONTAINERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr William J Flis
Award Amount: $74,797.00

INSENSITIVE MUNITIONS CONTAINERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr William J Flis
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
Current navy munition containers provide inadequate protection from a wide spectrum of threats. this lack of protection may result in detonation of the ship's magazine. current munition container designs must meet requirements for vibration, environment, handling, maintainability, size, and weight,… More

METAL ACCELERATION BY MULTI-POINT INITIATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Richard M West
Award Amount: $74,913.00
Abstract:
In the design and analysis of multi-point initiated warhead systems current work centers on full-scale testing of warheads and on threedimensional hydrocode simulation. recently at dyna east development of simple analytical models was initiated to provide first-cut design tools and perform… More

THE EFFECTS OF ANISOTROPY ON SLUG FORMATION OF TANTALUM EFP'S

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Dr Pei Chi Chou
Award Amount: $74,903.00
Abstract:
It is well-known that a slight variation in the liner material properties may change the shape of the slug. the exact mechanism of this is still not clearly understood, but one reason for this occurrence is anisotropic behavior. anisotropy, defined as the directional dependence of properties, is… More

PERFORMANCE MODES FOR MULTI-STAGE WARHEAD SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $74,721.00

DEVELOPMENT OF MULTI-FORMATION MODE SFF WARHEAD FOR ENHANCED ARMOR LETHALITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $222,992.00
Abstract:
Current top-attack anti-armor munitions containing self-forgingfragment (sff) warheads are dedicated designs that are intended to defeat a specific type of target and are generally less effective against other targets. thus one type of warhead design is presently used against hard targets, such as… More

PERFORMANCE MODES FOR MULTI-STAGE WARHEAD SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $509,565.00
Abstract:
Advances in armor technology have progressed beyond the performance of current chemical energy weapons systems. systems incorporating tandem warheads have shown promise in defeating proposed armor threats. the key to a tandem warhead system's performance is the front stage. successful front stage… More

DEVELOPMENT OF SHAPED-CHARGE WAREHEADS WITH DUAL MISSION CAPABILITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr William J Flis , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $48,517.00

DESIGN OF AN ADVANCED TANDEM PENETRATOT SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,546.00

DEVELOPMENT OF SHAPED-CHARGE WAREHEADS WITH DUAL MISSION CAPABILITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr William J Flis , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $480,273.00
Abstract:
Current anti-armor munitions containing shaped-charge warheads are dedicated designs that are intended to defeat a specific type of target and are generally less effective against other targets. thus often one type of warhead design id currently used against hard targets, such as main battle tanks,… More

EFFECTS OF SOLID-MECHANIC PROPERTIES OF ENERGETIC MATERIALS ON MUNITION SENSITIVITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Pei Chi Chou
Award Amount: $48,308.00

DESIGN OF AN ADVANCED TANDEM PENETRATOT SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert D Ciccarelli , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $488,576.00
Abstract:
We propose to design an anti-armor tandem penetrator consisting of an explosive-formed penetrator (efp) warhead and kinetic energy (ke) rod. this system will exploit the efp's penetration efficiency against applique and base armors, thus eliminating ke defeat mechanisms. efp warhead, kinetic energy… More

EFFECTS OF SOLID-MECHANIC PROPERTIES OF ENERGETIC MATERIALS ON MUNITION SENSITIVITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Pei Chi Chou
Award Amount: $479,755.00
Abstract:
Traditionally, the detonation has been treated by the shock theory, and explosives and propellants have been considered as energetic fluids. many solid properties have not been measured and are not available from the handbooks. recent results in munition sensitivity studies show that shearing is one… More

Improved Analytical Techniques for Fragment Warheads

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $49,935.00

An Improved Munition Container for Reduced Hazard Classification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: William J. Flis
Award Amount: $48,872.00

Improved Analytical Techniques for Fragment Warheads

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $374,638.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop an imroved analytical model for predicting the velocity and direction of fragments projected by an explosive warhead. The model will account for the metal acceleration history, unsteady effects, curvature, internal voids, and end effects (explosive pressure release). The model… More

Thermoplastic Armor Systems for Aircraft and Light/Ultralight Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: William Flis
Award Amount: $69,171.00
Abstract:
The survivability of vehicles and aircraft is greatly dependent on their mobility and level of armor protection. In most cases, mobility is best served by minimizing mass. Conversly, the level of protection afforded by an armor system is usually directly proportional to its mass. This leads to the… More

Application of EFP Warheads with Enhanced Effects Material for Mine Neutralization

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / SOCOM
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Ciccarelli
Award Amount: $69,565.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop an improved Explosively-Formed Penetrator (EFP) warhead that in its basic application projects a slug that pentrates the mine's case and detonates the iner explosive. In an advanced, alternate mode, the warhead will project a penetrator capable of neutralization through… More

An Improved Munition Container for Reduced Hazard Classification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: William J. Flis
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop an improved multi-purpose munition container with reduced hazard classification and ability to pass the fast cook-off test. The currently rielded container, when loaded with munitions and exposed to a large fuel fire, acts as a pressure vessel to contain the product gases… More

MAGTF Survivability - Dual Threat Armor Applique for Light Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $69,431.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop a lightweight armor applique that ensures survivability against both shaped charge (CE) and kinetic energy (KE) threats. In previous DARPA-sponsored efforts, we developed a unique armor package capable of defeating these threats. KE defeat was obtained by inducing a rotational… More

Advanced Munitions for Surf Zone Obstacle Clearance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr William J Flis
Award Amount: $69,934.00
Abstract:
We Propose to develop highly effective explosive warheads for use in systems for rapidly clearing obstacles in surf zones and craft landing zones. In Phase I, we will assess the benefits of application of several advanced warhead technologies and concepts, in several delivery systems already… More

Advanced Warheads for Underwater Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: William J. Flis
Award Amount: $69,929.00

Explosively Clad Armors for Small-Arms Defeat

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $69,996.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop explosively clad armors of titanium and ultra-high hardness steel (UHHS) to precede protection against small-arms projectiles. The superior ballistic resistance of UHHS will be combined with the efficient structural characteristics of titanium in a laminate composite… More

Fully Automatic Rezoning for Finite-Element Hydrocodes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $99,826.00

Advanced Warheads for Underwater Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: William J. Flis
Award Amount: $589,057.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop a combined-effects warhead for torpedoes that delivers enhanced lethality against surface and submarine targets. The warhead will incorporate several advanced directed-energy technologies in combination with an insensitive, enhanced-blast explosive and other energetic… More

Fully Automatic Rezoning for Finite-Element Hydrocodes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dr. William J. Flis
Award Amount: $546,644.00
Abstract:
We propose to develop automatic rezoning algorithms for general-purpose 2-D and 3-D Lagrangian hydrocodes. Rezoning allows treatment of ballistic problems involving very large deformations, such as warheads and penetrations. Unlike erosion techniques, rezoning allows continued modeling of failed… More