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Name: MASSACHUSETTS TECHNOLOGICAL LABORATORY
Address: 330 Pleasant Street
Belmont, MA 02178
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
URL: N/A
Phone: (617) 484-7314

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $739,046.00 12
SBIR Phase II $918,000.00 2
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 2
STTR Phase II $499,419.00 1

Award List:

RAIN IS THE PRINCIPAL CAUSE OF SIGNAL DEGRADATIONS IN THE TERRESTRIAL AND SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS OPERATING AT CENTIMETER AND MILLIMETER WAVELENGTHS.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Dickson fang
Award Amount: $69,738.00
Abstract:
Rain is the principal cause of signal degradations in the terrestrial and satellite communications systems operating at centimeter and millimeter wavelengths. a wide range of uncertainty on the subject exists and the communications system designers are confronted with conflicting data. the proposed… More

EM PROPAGATION IN IONIZED MEDIA - STATE OF THE ART ASSESSMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Dickson Fang
Award Amount: $56,540.00

EM PROPAGATION IN IONIZED MEDIA - STATE OF THE ART ASSESSMENT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Dickson Fang
Award Amount: $496,000.00
Abstract:
The objectives of the study are (1) to assess the present state of knowledge of em propagation in ionized media as it pertains to the needs of the army for real-time, reliable, continuous and survivable communications and (2) to identify and recommend the technical areas of ionospheric propagation… More

INVESTIGATION OF HYPERDISTRIBUTIONS FOR SIGNAL COMPRESSION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ta-ming Fang
Award Amount: $49,913.00

INVESTIGATION OF HYPERDISTRIBUTIONS FOR SIGNAL COMPRESSION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Ta-ming Fang
Award Amount: $422,000.00
Abstract:
We develop here a technique for signal compression/decompression based on new advances in the theory of generalized functions. we term these new mathematical objects "generalized distributions" or "hyperdistribution"/ we propose to determine the compression ratios which may be obtained by… More

DESIGN OF "SMART" PHASED ARRAYS UTILIZING MASSIVELY PARALLELCOMPUTER ARCHITICTURES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Dr. Ta-ming Fang , Chief Scientist
Award Amount: $48,826.00
Abstract:
Research conducted at massachusetts technological laboratory(mtl) has demonstrated significant gains in execution speed in phased array algorithms for null-steering and adaptive nulling by implementation in the fine-grained ("data level")parallel computational architecture of the connection machine.… More

SIGNAL COMPRESSION FOR C3 APPLICATIONS USING HYPERDISTRIBUTIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr Ta-ming Fang , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,996.00
Abstract:
We develop here a technique for signal compression/decompression based on new advances in the theory of generalized functions. we term these new mathematical objects "generalized distributions" or "hyperdistributions". we propose to determine the compression ratios which may be obtained by… More

COMPOSITE COATINGS FOR ACOUSTIC PULSE ABSORPTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. Ta-ming Fang
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Acoustic liners can be used to attenuate pressure oscillations in regenerative liquid propellant guns in order to increase the lifetime of the gun and minimize the impact on the projectiles being fired. the design of this type of acoustic absorber is made difficult because of both the extreme… More

DETECTION OF INCIPIENT CORROSION IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NRC
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Acoustic fields can be designed to coax liquid borne submicronic particles to announce their presence louder than the usual scattering signals which are primarily determined by the density and compressibility contrast between the particle material and the host fluid. we expect a signal enhancement… More

TUNABLE MILLIMETER WAVE FILTER

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Hoton How, Phd
Award Amount: $60,000.00
Abstract:
In the past microwave/millimeter wave (MMW) ferrite filters have been fabricated utilizing insulating ferrite materials. We propose for the first time a degisn in which metallic magnetic films are used. Whereas conventional filter designs which include insulating ferrite materials utilize the… More

Computer Aided Design for Printed-Circuit Antennas

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. Hoton How
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Three-dimensional calculations on printed circuit antennas are usually very difficult, especially when normal conductors are involved as boundaries and multiports are used as excitations. We have developed two simple techniques to attack such problems. First, we have modified the traditional… More

Development of Miniature Fluxgate Magnetometers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Dr.hoton How
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Fluxgate magnetometers, introduced in the 1930's, continue to be used in a variety of applications, such as magnetic air-borne detection, search and surveillance operations, nondestructive testing of materials, palaeomagnetism, and exploration of magnetic fields in space. However, existing magnetic… More

High-Power Wide-Band Six-Port Junction Circulators

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Hoton How
Award Amount: $64,033.00

Development of Surface Penetrating Radars

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Dr. Ta-ming Fang
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
We propose to utilize photonic technology to produce high-power short-duration pulses for surface penetrating radar applications. The electromagnetic pulses are generated by using a PIN diode circuit which is biased at high voltage. The static electric energy stored across the diode junction… More

Novel Mathematical/Computational Approaches to Image Exploi

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: Northeastern University
Principal Investigator: Richard Tolimieri
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Richard McNeil
Abstract:
We propose to develop a unifying framework and formalism for the rapid and novel design and implementation of new families of image transforms based on the theory of groups and diffraction geometry. Our approach calls on such high-level imaging tools as graphs and aperiodic tilings to relate image… More

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
Principal Investigator: Richard Tolimieri
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: Richard McNeil