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Company Information:

Company Name:
Interdisciplinary Consulting Corporation
Address:
FL
Gainesville, FL 32608-5504
Phone:
(352) 359-7796
URL:
EIN:
593721577
DUNS:
113641695
Number of Employees:
4
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $424,583.00 4
SBIR Phase II $1,256,595.00 2
STTR Phase I $449,684.00 4
STTR Phase II $749,808.00 1

Award List:

Mitigation of Aero-Optic Distortions by Active Flow Control

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,958.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Louis Cattafesta, President
Research Institution:
University of Florida
RI Contact:
Bruce Carroll
Abstract:
"The goal of the proposed project is to develop and demonstrate an integrated flow control system to reduce aero-optic distortions via control of large-scale shear layer structures and manipulation of the turbulence spectrum in a compressible shear flow.Density fluctuations in a compressible shear… More

A MEMS Floating Element Shear Stress Sensor for Hypersonic Flows

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,977.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Mark Sheplak, Vice President
Research Institution:
UNIV. OF FLORIDA
RI Contact:
Bruce M. Carroll
Abstract:
The ultimate goal of the proposed project is to develop and implement a robust, high-bandwidth, high-resolution, silicon micromachined piezoresistive floating element shear-stress sensor possessing through-wafer backside electrical contacts for themeasurement of unsteady hypersonic flow phenomena. … More

High Frequency Surface Pressure, Shear Stress and Heat Flux Measurements for High Temperature Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Mark Sheplak, VICE PRESIDENT
Research Institution:
UNIV. OF FLORIDA
RI Contact:
Stephen Horowitz
Abstract:
The goal of the proposed project is to develop a robust, high-bandwidth, micromachined Moire optical-based shear stress sensor with a remote photo-diode/fiber-optic array optical readout for high-temperature, unsteady high-speed flow measurement applications. The time-accurate, continuous, direct… More

High Temperature MEMS Sensors for High-Frequency Shear Stress and Pressure Measurements

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,808.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Mark Sheplak, VICE PRESIDENT
Research Institution:
University of Florida
RI Contact:
Stephen Horowitz
Abstract:
The goal of the proposed project is to develop a robust, high-bandwidth, micromachined Moir, optical-based shear stress sensor and fiber optic lever pressure sensor in a single package with a remote photo-diode/fiber-optic array optical readout for high-temperature, unsteady high-speed flow… More

Micromachined Sensors for Hypersonic Flows

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,903.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Benjamin Griffin, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Interdisciplinary Consulting Corporation proposes a sensor that offers the unique capability to make wall shear stress measurement and pressure measurements for time resolved, unsteady hypersonic measurements in NASA facilities.An all sapphire optical-based sensor scheme will facilitate high… More

MEMS Skin Friction Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,954.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Benjamin Griffin, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Interdisciplinary Consulting Corporation proposes a sensor that offers the unique capability to make non-intrusive, direct, simultaneous mean and fluctuating shear stress measurement for subsonic and transonic test applications. Currently a standard for shear stress measurement tool does not exist.A… More

MEMS Skin Friction Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,831.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Tai-An Chen, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Interdisciplinary Consulting Corporation proposes a sensor that offers the unique capability to make non-intrusive, direct, simultaneous mean and fluctuating shear stress measurement for subsonic and transonic test applications. Currently a standard for shear stress measurement tool does not exist.… More

Flexible, Compact Acoustic Transducer Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,826.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Tai Chen, Senior Engineer – (908) 391-5122
Abstract:
The conventional approaches to acoustic arrays limit their usage in acoustic reconnaissance for Army applications due to large size and rigid packaging. An acoustic array on a flexible substrate and composed of microfabricated sensors provides a solution for applications where limited size and… More

Flexible, Compact Acoustic Transducer Arrays

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$506,764.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Tai-An Chen, Senior Engineer – (937) 361-7711
Abstract:
For military applications, acoustic arrays can provide target signatures and locations of aircrafts, vehicles, weapons and personnel. Additional benefits of arrays include immunity to jamming, low cost, low weight and low power consumption. Acoustic beamforming using conventional arrays typically… More

Highly-Resolved Wall-Shear-Stress Measurement in High Speed Flows

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,749.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Tai A. Chen, Senior Engineer – (937) 361-7711
Research Institution:
University of Florida
RI Contact:
Jennifer Curtis
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The ability to obtain time-resolved, direct wall shear stress measurement is an important asset to aerodynamic research, flow control and to enhance the fundamental understanding of the turbulent boundary layer. Due to a lack of reliable and affordable skin friction sensors, existing… More

Advanced Technology MEMS-based Acoustic Array

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$124,900.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Stephen Horowitz, Research Scientist
Abstract:
The Interdisciplinary Consulting Corporation proposes a technological advancement of current state-of-the-art acoustic energy harvester for harsh environment applications. Due to the advancement of propulsion systems and increasing power requirements, the development of a renewable energy source is… More