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Company Information:

Name: ENERTECHNIX, INC.
Address: 23616 SE 225TH ST
Maple Valley, WA 98038-8431
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (206) 251-2505

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,582,577.00 10
SBIR Phase II $4,138,886.71 5

Award List:

Aerosol Concentrator Employing Micro-Machined Aerodynamic Lenses

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Director of Research and Development
Award Amount: $99,934.00
Abstract:
The proposed project will develop a novel aerosol concentrator based on aerodynamic lens technology capable of achieving very high concentration factors in a compact device. This device will be fabricated in silicon using micro-fabrication methods resulting in low cost, compact size, high… More

Micro-Machined Aerodynamic Lens Aerosol Concentrator for Particulate Sampling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn, Director of Research and Development – (206) 251-2505
Award Amount: $749,387.71
Abstract:
The proposed project will develop a novel aerosol concentrator based on aerodynamic lens technology capable of achieving very high concentration factors in a compact device, fabricated using micro-fabrication methods to achieve low cost, compact size, high reliability, high throughput, and extremely… More

Aerosol Delivery to Nanoliter Droplets Using An Aerodynamic Lens Aerosol Concentrator with Capillary Deposition and Collection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn, Director of Research & Development
Award Amount: $99,872.00
Abstract:
The proposed project will develop a novel aerosol to liquid delivery system which combines a micro-fabricated aerodynamic lens (µADL) aerosol concentrator with a novel capillary collector to rapidly deliver large numbers of aerosol particles into nanoliter droplets. Mass production methods will… More

Omni-Directional, Wind and Water Tolerant Inlet for the DFU

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Directo of Research & Development
Award Amount: $69,957.00
Abstract:
In the proposed project, Enertechnix will develop optimized designs for an improved inlet for the Dry Filter Unit (DFU) capable of achieving high collection efficiencies for particles between 1 and 20 microns in diameter while functioning reliably on board naval vessels. This new inlet will be… More

Detection of Environmental Agents Using a Novel Aerosol Sampler Coupled to a Micr

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn
Award Amount: $568,506.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) The proposed project will develop and demonstrate a personal exposure monitor which combines a novel aerosol concentrator, a micro-particle collector, and a microfluidic sample processing and detection platform cu stomized to perform a broad range of… More

Trace Explosives Particle and Vapor Sample Collection System Using Concentration of Scavenger Particles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,981.00
Abstract:
Enertechnix proposes to adapt its novel aerodynamic lens aerosol concentration technology to provide high flow rate, high efficiency sampling of particles and vapors for use in the detection of Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosives Devices. Our approach combines forced air jet(s) for dislodging… More

Omni-Directional, Wind and Water Tolerant Inlet for the DFU

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Director of Research & De
Award Amount: $749,981.00
Abstract:
The current DFU inlet exhibits poor aerosol sampling efficiency at high wind speeds. This project will develop an improved inlet with very high sampling efficiency for 1 to 20 micron particles at wind speeds up to 30 mph independent of wind direction. The project is focused on the DFU, but our… More

Sampling System for Trace Explosive Particles and Vapors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Dr.
Award Amount: $749,977.00
Abstract:
Enertechnix proposes to develop a sampling system for trace explosive particles and vapors for vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) detection and related applications. Our approach combines forced air jets for dislodging particles and vapors from the vehicle surfaces, with concentration… More

Detection of Fine Aerosols Using a Novel Aerosol Sampler

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn
Award Amount: $100,036.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of the proposed research is to develop a personal exposure monitor for indoor and outdoor particulate matter in the ultrafine to 10 micron size range. The proposed device will collect large volumes of ambient a ir in the vicinity of the wearer's… More

Recovery Act - Terahertz Imaging in Kraft Recovery Boilers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Dr.
Award Amount: $149,950.00
Abstract:
Recovery boilers are a key component of all Kraft pulp mills and are the production bottleneck in most such mills. Formation of deposits on the outside of heat transfer tubes can cause plugging of the gas passages within the convective sections of the boiler leading to unscheduled outages and lost… More

Recovery Act - Terahertz Imaging in Kraft Recovery Boilers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Peter Ariessohn, Dr.
Award Amount: $999,995.00
Abstract:
Recovery boilers are a key component of all kraft pulp mills and are often the production bottleneck in such mills. Formation of deposits on the outside of heat transfer tubes can cause plugging of the gas passages within the convective sections of the boiler leading to unscheduled outages and lost… More

Real-time Threshold Exposure Monitor for Particulate Matter and Volatile Organic

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn – 425-432-1589
Award Amount: $144,394.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I project will evaluate the feasibility of developing an exposure monitor for particles in the PM2.5 and PM10 size ranges, and for volatile organic compounds (VOCs), at threshold levels for children's healtheffects. The proposed device will use… More

A Personal Monitor for Space- and Time-Resolved Measurements of Aerosol Exposure

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn – 425-432-1589
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop and demonstrate a miniaturized, portable aerosol sampler that will collect a series of time- and location-resolved personal exposure samples for conducting research into the relationships among environmental exposure, genetics… More

A Personal Monitor for Space- and Time-Resolved Measurements of Aerosol Exposure

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Ariessohn – 425-432-1589
Award Amount: $889,546.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project will develop and demonstrate a miniaturized, portable aerosol sampler that will collect a series of time- and location-resolved personal exposure samples for conducting research into the relationships among environmental exposure, genetics… More

Advanced Control System for Biofuel Combustion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Igor V. Novosselov, Manager, R&D – 206-753-8447
Award Amount: $99,947.00
Abstract:
Combustion of biomass, especially in small-scale applications, produces high emissions of particulate matter (PM) that have been linked to adverse health effects and global climate change. Current industrial particulate control solutions are prohibitively expensive for use in small scale biomass… More