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Company Information:

Name: International Scientific Technologies, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 757
Dublin, VA 24084-0757
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (540) 633-1424

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $789,998.00 8
SBIR Phase II $3,199,992.00 5
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

Passively Stable Towed-platform Interface for Launch and Recovery of Surface and Undersea Unmanned Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Roger J. Polidoro, Program Manager
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
The Navy has identified the need for the development and demonstration of an interface for the launch and recovery of unmanned surface and undersea vehicles at stern ramps of small-deck ships. The Navy further emphasizes that no safe and accurate method currently exists for the recovery aboard ship… More

Multifunctional Metal-Polymer Nanocomposites for Space Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
NASA has identified a need for new high performance-to-weight materials capable of protecting critical components from the space environment, mitigating threat of uncontrolled electrostatic discharge, and reducing vulnerability to radiation or thermally induced damage. Recent advances in metallic… More

Incorporation of Metallic Nanoparticles in Lightweight Composite Materials for Radiation Shielding in Space-Based Monitoring of Nuclear Explosions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Dr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The potential availability of nuclear weapons technology in rogue states has led to the emergence of a new threat. Space-based monitoring of nuclear explosions can be an important tool, but the electronic sub-systems must be shielded against both nuclear explosions and background space radiation. … More

Multifunctional Polymers Incorporating High-Z Neutron-Capture Nanoparticles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
NASA has identified the need for the development of lightweight structures technologies to support Lunar Lander and Lunar Habitats programs and for the transfer of relevant technology to Crew Exploration Vehicle and Crew Launch Vehicle programs. NASA further calls for revolutionary advances in… More

Hydrogen-Rich, Multifunctional Polymeric Nanocomposites for Radiation Shielding

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
NASA has identified the need for the development of lightweight structures technologies to support Lunar Lander and Lunar Habitats programs and for the transfer of relevant technology to Crew Exploration Vehicle and Crew Launch Vehicle programs. NASA further calls for revolutionary advances in… More

Multifunctional Polymers Incorporating High-Z Neutron-Capture Nanoparticles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Wanda Gibson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
NASA has identified the need to develop lightweight structures to support Lunar Lander and Lunar Habitat programs and for the transfer of relevant technology to the Crew Exploration Vehicle and Crew Launch Vehicle programs. Further, NASA called for revolutionary advances in radiation shielding… More

Hydrogen-Rich, Multifunctional Polymeric Nanocomposites for Radiation Shielding

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
NASA has identified the need for development of technologies to support Lunar Lander and Lunar Habitats programs and for transfer of relevant technology to Crew Exploration Vehicle and Crew Launch Vehicle programs, including revolutionary advances in shielding materials to protect humans from the… More

Multilayer Polymeric Shielding to Protect Humans from Galactic Cosmic Radiation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
In Sub-topic X4.01, NASA has identified a need for advanced radiation-shielding materials and structures to protect humans from the hazards of galactic cosmic radiation (GCR) on long-duration lunar missions. The radiation species of greatest interest are light ions (particularly protons), heavy ions… More

Multilayer Polymeric Shielding to Protect Humans from Galactic Cosmic Radiation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
In Sub-topic X4.01, NASA has identified a need for advanced radiation-shielding materials and structures to protect humans from the hazards of galactic cosmic radiation (GCR) and Solar Energetic Particles (SEP) on long-duration missions, outside the earth's magnetosphere. The radiation species… More

Polyimide Nanocomposite Circuit Board Materials to Mitigate Internal Electrostatic Discharge

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: The College of William and Mary
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Jane Lopez
Abstract:
In Sub-topic T8.02, NASA has identified a need for improved circuit boards to mitigate the hazards of internal electrostatic discharge (IESD) on missions where high energy electrons may lead to internal electrostatic discharge-based failure. The proposed STTR program will transition polymer… More

Space Station Validation of Advanced Radiation-Shielding Polymeric Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $125,000.00
Abstract:
In Subtopic X11.01, NASA has identified the need to develop advanced radiation-shielding materials and systems to protect humans from the hazards of space radiation during NASA missions. The radiation components of interest include protons, alpha particles and heavy ions from galactic cosmic rays,… More

Polyoxometalate and Zirconium-Phosphate Conversion Coating for Steel Piping

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Harig, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,999.00
Abstract:
In Sub-topic O3.04, NASA has identified a need for control of material degradation to extend the life and reduce the life-cycle costs of piping systems subject to microbial influenced corrosion in the presence of untreated or brackish water. The corrosion mechanisms of greatest interest are salt… More

Space Station Validation of Advanced Radiation-Shielding Polymeric Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Russell J. Churchill, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $699,995.00
Abstract:
In Subtopic X11.01, NASA has identified the need to develop advanced radiation-shielding materials and systems to protect humans from the hazards of space radiation during NASA missions. The radiation components of interest include protons, alpha particles and heavy ions from galactic cosmic rays,… More

Polyoxometalate and Zirconium-Phosphate Conversion Coating for Steel Piping

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Harig, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $699,997.00
Abstract:
In Sub-topic O3.04, NASA has identified a need for control of material degradation to extend the life and reduce the life-cycle costs of piping systems subject to microbial influenced corrosion in the presence of untreated or brackish water. The corrosion mechanisms of greatest interest are salt… More