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PIEZOELECTRIC/MAGNETOSTRICTIVE SONAR TRANSDUCER

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
6091
Program Year/Program:
1989 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
6091
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Massa Products Corp
280 Lincoln Street Hingham, MA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1989
Title: PIEZOELECTRIC/MAGNETOSTRICTIVE SONAR TRANSDUCER
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $499,500.00
 

Abstract:

AN UNDERWATER SONAR TRANSDUCER WHICH COMBINES BOTH MAGNETOSTRICTION AND PIEZOELECTRICITY WILL BE STUDIES AND EVALUATED DURING PHASE I. THIS HYBRID TRANSDUCER HAS BEEN DESCRIBED IN U.S. PATENT 4,443,731 (BUTLER AND CLARK, HYBRID PIEZOELECTRIC AND MAGNETOSTRICTIVE ACOUSTIC WAVE TRANSDUCER) AND HAS THE POSSIBILITY OF PROVIDING CANCELLATION OF THE MOTION AT ONE END OF THE DEVICE AS WELL AS PROVIDING ELECTRICAL SELF TUNING. THE FEASIBILITY OF SUCH A TRANSDUCER YIELDING THESE USEFUL CHARACTERISTICS WILL BE STUDIED BY MEANS OF COMPUTER SIMULATION AND EVALUATED EXPERIMENTALLY BY SIMPLE MODELS DESIGNED TO TEST THE UNIQUE FEATURES OF THIS HYBRID TRANSDUCER.

Principal Investigator:

Donald P Massa
6177494800

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Massa Products Corp.
280 Lincoln St Hingham, MA 02043

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No