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Company Information:

Company Name:
EMAG Technologies, Inc.
Address:
775 Technology Dr.
Suite 300
Ann Arbor, MI
Phone:
N/A
URL:
EIN:
383209186
DUNS:
836493759
Number of Employees:
10
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $3,253,448.00 39
SBIR Phase II $15,337,533.00 23
STTR Phase I $369,977.00 5
STTR Phase II $1,999,748.00 3

Award List:

A Rigorous Numerical Solution for Characterization of Low-loss Dielectric Materials from Cavity Measurements

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$49,002.00
Agency:
DOC
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet , President
Abstract:
The cavity perturbation method is currently widely used for the characterization of the complex dielectric constant of material samples. This method provides a simple analytical solution by relating the real and imaginary parts of the dielectric constant of the sample to the changes in the measured… More

A Software Package for Computer Aided Design of Printed Circuit Antenna Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$65,300.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Kazem F. Sabet
Abstract:
N/a

A Software Package for Computer Aided Design of Printed Circuit Antenna Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$738,521.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Kazem F. Sabet
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project develops the basic framework of an efficient and fast computer aided design environment for printed circuit antenna systems. By applying the techniques of Macromodeling Theory, very accurate but simple analytical models are derived for a… More

Multifunction Compact Vehicular Antennas: A New Generation of Antenna Designs and Structures Based o

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,966.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Jui-ching Cheng
Abstract:
The Design of multifunction vehicular antennas for military and commercial mobile distributed networks poses major challenges with regard to the antenna size, radiation efficiency, fabrication cost, etc. This Small Business Innovation Research project proposes a new class of compact vehicular… More

Multifunction Compact Vehicular Antennas: A New Generation of Antenna Designs and Structures Based o

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,988.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Jui-ching Cheng
Abstract:
The Design of multifunction vehicular antennas for military and commercial mobile distributed networks poses major challenges with regard to the antenna size, radiation efficiency, fabrication cost, etc. This Small Business Innovation Research project proposes a new class of compact vehicular… More

An Electro-optic Near-field and Thermal Mapping System for Microwave and Millimeter-wave Circuits and Antennas

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kyoung Yang, Research Engineer
Research Institution:
THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN
RI Contact:
John F. Whitaker
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project is to develop a prototype compact, portable electro-optic EM/thermal imaging system. The proposed electromagnetic/thermal imaging system can be directly utilized for thecharacterization of various RF structures including complex… More

MEMS-Switched Reconfigurable Antenna

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,467.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Tayfun Ozdemir, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR Phase I project is to explore and design novel reconfigurableantennas with multi-band operation and pattern control capability. The first proposedelement combines a multi-band stacked patch configuration with switchable patch clusters,and the other consists of a… More

Enhanced Computer Analysis and Computer Aided Design (CAD) of Active Radio Frequency Antenna Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$119,133.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research project is to lay the foundation of a CAD software tool for the design of large-scale active radio frequency antenna arrays. A circuit-based global modeling strategy is proposed that can integratethe analyses of spatially distributed… More

A Computer Aided Design Tool for Active Radio Frequency Antenna Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$730,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research project is to develop a visual CAD software tool for the design of large-scale active radio frequency antenna arrays. A circuit-based global modeling strategy is proposed that can integrate theanalyses of spatially distributed electromagnetic… More

New Approach to Wave Oriented Radio Propagation Modeling

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
George Liang, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Wireless communication systems are normally designed and optimized for line-of-sight propagation. In reality, however, the propagation scenario may be very complex involving a multitude of terrain features and obstacles, which generate multipathreflection, diffraction and scattering. An accurate… More

An Electro-optic Near-field and Thermal Imaging System for Microwave and MM-wave Integrated Circuits and Antennas

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,616.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kyoung Yang, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
"The objective of this Phase II Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project is to develop a compact, portable electro-optic electromagnetic/thermal imaging system. The proposed EM/thermal imaging system can be directly utilized for thecharacterization of various RF structures such as complex… More

Micromachined, Three-Dimensionally Integrated RF or RF-Optoelectronic Circuit Components

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Research Institution:
University of Minnesota
RI Contact:
Sheryl N. Goldberg
Abstract:
"The objective of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project is to develop novel high performance three-dimensionally integrated package designs for optical modulator applications. There are many optoelectronic device designs that show greatpromise in the research lab, but have… More

Numerical Modeling of Complex Electronic Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,823.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Werner Thiel, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
"A hybrid technique combining frequency and time domain methods is proposed to accurately and efficiently model the energy coupling in complex electronic systems. With a hybrid technique, each sub-circuit of a complex system can be analyzed by the mostproper numerical method so that the… More

Simulation of Radiation Scattering and Coupling Properties of Large Phased Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,984.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kin Sze, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
"In this Small Business Innovation Research project, we propose to develop a software tool for the modeling of radiation, scattering and coupling of large phased arrays. The available full-wave simulation techniques require enormous computation time andmemory usage when treating large finite-size… More

Advanced Antenna Evaluation and Design Software with Radomes and Frequency Selective Surfaces

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,907.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kin Sze, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
"The purpose of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to develop a computer aided design tool for large phased arrays including radomes and frequency selective surfaces. For this purpose, we will use the hybrid finite element (FEM) andmethod of moments (MoM) simulator that was… More

New Approach to Wave Oriented Radio Propagation Modeling

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$747,414.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
George Liang, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
This Phase II SBIR project will develop a full function propagation simulation software application that will model radio wave propagation in a wide variety of physical scenarios. The development plans include the implementation of the high fidelityphysics based model for propagation prediction all… More

Micromachined, Three-Dimensionally Integrated RF or RF-Optoelectronic Circuit Components

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,999.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Research Institution:
UNIV. OF MINNESOTA
RI Contact:
Sheryl N. Goldberg
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project is to develop three-dimensionally integrated packages for mixed DC/RF and optical inputs using micromachining techniques. There are many optoelectronic device designs that have showngreat promise in the research laboratory, but… More

Components for High Performance Nanosatellites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,997.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The overall goal of the proposed two-phase SBIR project is to develop a low-cost, reliable, miniaturized RF component suitable for nanosatellites, in order for them to achieve functionality similar to larger spacecrafts. EMAG Technologies proposes todevelop a novel multi-chip module (MCM) technology… More

Numerical Modeling of Complex Electronic Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Werner Thiel, Computing Division Manage
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to develop a hybrid simulation tool to address the modeling of complex electronic systems with the Finite Difference Time Domain (FDTD) method as the fundamental technique. To thisend, the FDTD technique will be fully… More

Simulation of Low Frequency (< 2 GHz) EMI and Coupling in Shipboard Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
In this Phase I Small Business Innovation Research project, we propose to develop a software tool for the modeling of low frequency EMI and coupling in complex shipboard environments. The performance of antenna systems is affected by their mountingplatform. In addition, different antenna systems may… More

Numerical Modeling of Complex Electronic Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$600,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Werner Thiel, Computing Division Manage
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to develop a hybrid simulation tool to address the modeling of complex electronic systems with the Finite Difference Time Domain (FDTD) method as the fundamental technique. To thisend, the FDTD technique will be fully… More

Simulation of Radiation Scattering and Coupling Properties of Large Phased Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kin Sze, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
In this Phase II Small Business Innovation Research project, we propose to develop a software tool for the modeling of radiation, scattering and coupling of large phased arrays. The available full-wave simulation techniques require enormous computationtime and memory usage when treating large… More

Simulation of Radiation Scattering and Coupling Properties of Large Phased Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$600,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kin Sze, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
In this Phase II Small Business Innovation Research project, we propose to develop a software tool for the modeling of radiation, scattering and coupling of large phased arrays. The available full-wave simulation techniques require enormous computationtime and memory usage when treating large… More

Packaging for Radio Frequency Microelectronic (MEMS) Devices Subjected to Harsh Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to investigate the development of durable, low-cost, Level 1 packaging schemes for RF MEMS devices so that they can withstand extreme loading (mechanical/thermal) conditions and theharsh environment of the battlefield. Our… More

Hybridized Full Wave ? Asymptotic Electromagnetic (EM) Computational Engine for Antenna Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kin Sze, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The objective of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to develop accurate and computationally efficient scalable algorithms that can be used to characterize the performance of antennas and array systems built on complex vehicleplatforms. By accurate modeling of antenna-platform… More

Advanced High Frequency Tunable Filters for Wide-Band Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,766.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Alex Matgomenos, Engineering Division Manager
Abstract:
The future military communication, sensing and electronic warfare systems such as the proposed national missile defense (NMD) system require increasing functionality and performance endurance in harsh space environments. There is a persistent need for reliable tunable filters with a wide bandwidth… More

Ballistic Missile Innovative Radar and RF Products

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,560.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Engineering Division Mana
Abstract:
The Missile Defense Agency, assigned with the extremely critical and highly complicated task of protecting the U.S. against ballistic and cruise missiles, has an urgent need for innovative Radar and RF components. In response to the above need, EMAG Technologies proposes to develop a Ku band (12-18… More

Computational Framework for Mixed Electromagnetic and Electrical Circuit Simulation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,340.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Werner Thiel, Computing Division Manage
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose the concept of an integrated simulation environment for mixed analysis of electromagnetic structures and electrical circuits. The proposed framework not only provides a unified user interface for simulations of different type (EM and circuit), but it also creates a… More

Electronic Correlated Noise Calibration Standard for Interferometric and Polarimetric Microwave Radiometers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,993.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
A new type of calibration standard is proposed which produces a pair of microwave noise signals to aid in the characterization and calibration of correlating radiometers. The Correlated Noise Calibration Standard (CNCS) is able to generate pairs of broad bandwidth stochastic noise signals with a… More

Physically-Small VHF SAR Antenna

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,981.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
In this Phase I Small Business Innovation Research project, we propose to investigate and adapt a number of recently developed ultra-compact and wideband planar antenna designs for a VHF Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) application. The antenna is intended to be mounted on an unmanned aerial vehicle… More

Components for High Performance Nanosatellites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,814.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
Changing world politics and military emphasis has brought considerable pressure on the budgets of space agencies and a shift to increasing commercialization of space activities. Budgetary pressure, coupled with the rapid advancement of microelectronics, has catalyzed the use of smaller and versatile… More

Hybridized Full Wave - Asymptotic Electromagnetic (EM) Computational Engine for Antenna Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,784.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR is to develop a software tool for the simulation of radiation and scattering problems in the presence of large complex structures or scenarios, which can accurately and rapidly account for all scattering phenomena and ideally can perform system-level simulations. The… More

Advanced High Frequency Tunable Filters for Wide-Band Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The future military communication, sensing and electronic warfare systems such as the proposed national missile defense (NMD) system require increasing functionality and performance endurance in harsh space environments. There is a persistent need for reliable tunable filters with a wide bandwidth… More

Electronic Correlated Noise Calibration Standard for Interferometric and Polarimetric Microwave Radiometers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,640.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
A new type of calibration standard is proposed which produces a pair of microwave noise signals to aid in the characterization and calibration of correlating radiometers. The proposed Correlated Noise Calibration Standard (CNCS) is able to generate pairs of broad bandwidth stochastic noise signals… More

Tunable, Low Mass, Low Loss, Millimeter Wave, MEMS RF Filters

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,935.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Emerging military, space and commercial communications systems, are placing a high premium on low-cost, small, light-weight RF electronic components, while at the same time increasing demands for higher functionality. Multiple communications and Radar systems are operating or being designed for the… More

RF MEMS FOR MULTIPLE KILL VEHICLE (MKV)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,944.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
A, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
The Missile Defense Agency, assigned with the extremely critical and highly complicated task of protecting the U.S. against ballistic and cruise missiles, has an urgent need for innovative and extremely compact communication systems for the Multiple Kill Vehicle (MKV) program. In response to the… More

Reduced Size Weight and Power Consumption for SATCOM Antennas

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,652.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Emerging military and commercial communications systems are placing a high premium on low-cost, small, light-weight RF components, while at the same time increasing demands for higher functionality. To maximize data transfer, reduce size and minimize operation cost, communications front ends are… More

Broad Bandwidth Components for Advanced Microwave Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,909.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Emerging military systems, such as the Air Force UAVs, require novel radar, electronic warfare and communication sensors to support global intelligence gathering, surveillance, reconnaissance and strike capabilities. These broadband RF components have to be reconfigurable, multifunctional,… More

A C-Band Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) Detection and Mitigation Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,952.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) can render microwave radiometer measurements useless. We propose a method and an architecture that can be used to identify sources of RFI and be used to identify an optimal scheme for the mitigation of RFI. The system consists of a fully functional digital… More

RF MEMS FOR MULTIPLE KILL VEHICLE (MKV)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The Missile Defense Agency, assigned with the extremely critical and highly complicated task of protecting the U.S. against ballistic, has an urgent need for innovative and extremely compact communication systems for the Multiple Kill Vehicles (MKV) program. In this Phase II SBIR project, EMAG… More

Reduced Size Weight and Power Consumption for SATCOM Antennas

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,785.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Senior Research Engineer
Abstract:
Emerging military, space and commercial communications systems, are placing a high premium on low-cost, small size, weight and power consumption (SwaP) RF components, while at the same time increasing demands for higher functionality. This trend necessitates the utilization of low SWaP phased array… More

Propagation Modeling of Near Ground Radio Signals

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,567.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
This Phase I SBIR project will develop models for the wave propagation in a geological stratigraphy including vegetation, snow and ice. The overall goal is to develop macromodels for near ground signal propagation which will be plugged into EMTerrano, EMAG's 3D ray tracing simulation software. In… More

Real-Time Digital Receiver Rapid Prototyping Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,921.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
A broadband, low noise source of programmable signal generation is proposed which can be used to characterize ultra-wideband digital receivers in a laboratory setting. The proposed test equipment must generate waveforms of arbitrary form over a broad spectrum and coherently inject these waveforms… More

An L-Band Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) Detection and Mitigation Testbed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$599,663.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) can render microwave radiometer measurements useless. We have proposed a method and an architecture that can be used to identify sources of RFI and identify an optimal scheme for the mitigation of RFI. The system consists of a fully functional digital radiometer… More

Software Defined Radio for Next-Generation Interceptor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,983.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to establish a flexible and efficient software-defined radio architecture based on multi-waveform secure software programmable technology that can be used in two-way communication links between the Carrier and the Multiple Kill Vehicles or in any other MDA… More

Low Profile Smart Multiple Beam Forming Antenna for KU-Band

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,947.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Alex Margomenos, Semior Research Engineer
Abstract:
This SBIR project addresses the Army's need for development of a high performance, low cost, reduced size, weight and power consumption (SWaP) beam steering array antenna that operates at the Ku-band frequency range with multiple simultaneous beam capability. In response to this need, EMAG… More

Metamaterial Antennas for Army Platforms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,496.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose to investigate the application of three types of metamaterial that have been recently developed at the University of Michigan to antenna miniaturization on military vehicular platforms. These include embedded circuit electromagnetic band-gap (EBG) metamaterial,… More

Antenna design by genetic algorithms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,979.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Research Institution:
THE UNIV. OF MICHIGAN
RI Contact:
Thomas W. Zdeba
Abstract:
The overall objective of this STTR project is to develop a comprehensive CAD environment for design and optimization of antennas and arrays on complex platforms such as topsides of naval surface combatants. EMAG Technologies Inc. has teamed up with the University of Michigan to develop a novel… More

Software Defined Radio for Next-Generation Interceptor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$999,995.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering
Abstract:
Building upon the successful results of the Phase I feasibility study, in this Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project EMAG Technologies Inc. proposes to develop a miniaturized, wafer-scale, RF front end technology capable of digital beamforming and optimal SWaP performance. The… More

Radio Frequency (RF) Modeling of Layered Composite Dielectric Building Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,813.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to develop a software tool for electromagnetic modeling of layered composite dielectric building materials as well as algorithms which would enable imaging through such structures by mitigating their image distorting properties. Two hybrid techniques are… More

Propagation Modeling of Near Ground Radio Signals

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,935.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project is to develop an advanced simulation tool for the modeling of near ground radio wave propagation. The new algorithms will incorporate ground waves in addition to space ways in a shoot-and-bounce-rays (SBR) simulator… More

Radio Frequency (RF) Modeling of Layered Composite Dielectric Building Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$449,687.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to develop a software tool for electromagnetic modeling of layered composite dielectric building materials as well as algorithms which would enable imaging through such structures by mitigating their image distorting properties. A Hybrid techniques is proposed… More

Coherently Synchronized Distributed Signal Generation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering
Abstract:
EMAG Technologies is proposing to develop a hierarchical, heterodyne, salphasic clock distribution network for the purposes of synchronizing spatially distributed independent oscillators. A low-cost, precise, clock distribution architecture such as the one we are proposing can be used to synchronize… More

Range Tracking System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,757.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering
Abstract:
EMAG Technologies' Phase I SBIR proposal addresses the United States Army's need for a mobile tracking system capable of providing real-time Time Space Position Information (TSPI) for small missiles, rockets, aircraft, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVS) for use on test ranges across the country. … More

Range Tracking System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,933.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
EMAG Technologies Phase II SBIR proposal addresses the United States Armys need for a mobile tracking system capable of providing real-time Time Space Position Information (TSPI) for small missiles, rockets, aircraft, and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for use on test ranges across the country. Our… More

Low Profile Smart Multiple Beam Forming Antenna for KU-Band

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$779,994.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
This SBIR project addresses the Armys need for development of a high performance, low cost, reduced size, weight and power consumption (SWaP) beam steering array antenna that operates at the Ku-band frequency range with multiple simultaneous beam capability. During the course of the proposed Phase… More

Modeling Electromagnetic Propagation Through Novel Materials and Configurations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,882.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose to expand the brick tracing algorithm originally developed at the University of Michigan for indoor wave propagation modeling to a fully 3-D "Block Tracing" algorithm, in which a large structure is decomposed into a number of elementary blocks, either periodic or… More

Modeling Electromagnetic Performance of Large, High Power Phased Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,970.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose to extend the method of numerically constructed characteristic basis functions (NCCBF) that was developed under a pervious NAVSEA-funded SBIR for the modeling of coupling effects in large phased arrays. This efficient matrix compression technique will be extended to… More

Antenna design by genetic algorithms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,793.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet – (734) 996-3624
Research Institution:
University of Michigan
RI Contact:
Silvio Savarese
Abstract:
The overall objective of this STTR project is to develop a comprehensive CAD environment for design and optimization of antennas and arrays on complex platforms such as topsides of naval surface combatants. EMAG Technologies Inc. has teamed up with the University of Michigan to develop a novel… More

Performance Assessment and Optimization of Installed Antenna and Radome

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,989.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, EMAG Technologies proposes to develop a comprehensive visual software environment for performance assessment and optimization of installed antenna and radome. The software will feature a full 3-D CAD modeler for platform setup and antenna-radome design. Fast full-wave solvers… More

Scenario Based Modeling of Electronic Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,509.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
In this SBIR project we will develop an integrated software framework for RF system-of-systems simulation. The framework will feature a number of"Point Tools"that can address and solve certain types of problems very efficiently. The primary concept is to decompose a large computational… More

Metamaterial Antennas for Army Platforms

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,862.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to design compact wideband antennas for military vehicular platforms using metamaterial concepts. Specifically, we will use some of the metamaterial surface concepts that have been recently developed at the University of Michigan for antenna miniaturization,… More

Modeling Electromagnetic Propagation Through Novel Materials and Configurations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$373,947.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose to expand the brick tracing algorithm originally developed for indoor wave propagation modeling to a fully 3-D"Block Tracing"algorithm, in which a large structure is decomposed into a number of elementary blocks, either periodic or aperiodic. The blocks can… More

Modeling Electromagnetic Performance of Large, High Power Phased Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$419,987.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
In this SBIR project, we propose to extend the method of numerically constructed characteristic basis functions (NCCBF) that was developed under a pervious NAVSEA-funded SBIR for the modeling of coupling effects in large phased arrays. This efficient matrix compression technique will be extended to… More

Formalism for Millimeter-wave Modeling of RADAR Cross Sections

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Research Institution:
The University of Michigan
RI Contact:
Michelle Chapman
Abstract:
In this STTR project, we propose a novel computational technology for analyzing millimeter and submillimeter wave scattering from complex and electromagnetically extended objects and environments. The crux of our formalism lies in a technique for rapidly calculating and coherently adding fields… More

Ka-band Spread Spectrum

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
EMAG Technologies, Inc. (Ann Arbor, MI) is responding to a US Special Operations Command solicitation for a Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) certified Ka-Band antenna. The solicitation requests the development and integration of a WGS-certified, low-visibility, small-form-factor commercial and military… More

Nanosatellite Ground Station Communications Phased Array Antenna

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jack Thiesen, Director of Engineering – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to develop a man-portable S- and C-band communication antenna that can simultaneously track and communicate with multiple nanosatellites in several planes. We propose a low-cost phased array antenna whose particular design could be adapted to a variety of… More

Nanosatellite Ground Station Communications Phased Array Antenna

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$549,990.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Kazem Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR project is to develop a man-portable S- and C-band communication antenna that can simultaneously track and communicate with multiple nanosatellites in several planes. We propose a low-cost phased array antenna design whose particular architecture could be adapted to a… More

Formalism for Millimeter-wave Modeling of RADAR Cross Sections

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,956.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Kazem F. Sabet, President – (734) 996-3624
Research Institution:
The University of Michigan
RI Contact:
Michelle Chapman
Abstract:
In this STTR proposal, we propose a novel computational technology for analyzing millimeter wave and sub-millimeter wave scattering from complex and electromagnetically extended objects and environments. The core of our formalism lies in a technique for rapidly calculating and coherently adding… More