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Company Information:

Company Name:
MORGAN RESEARCH CORP.
Address:
4811A Bradford Drive
Huntsville, AL 35805
Phone:
(256) 533-3233
URL:
N/A
EIN:
630980295
DUNS:
189071368
Number of Employees:
450
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
Minority-Owned?:
Yes
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
N/A
POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,947,742.00 24
SBIR Phase II $6,904,373.00 11
STTR Phase I $169,941.00 2

Award List:

SIMULATION OF HIGH STRAIN RATES FOR OPTICAL FIBER

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
William Joseph Taylor , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Essential to the success of fiber optic guided missile systems is the long term reliability and cost of the fiber optic dispenser. an accurate knowledge of the stress states that occur during winding, storage and payout is essential to optimization. the adhesive experiences extremely high strain… More

HIGH SPEED IMAGE CAPTURE OF THE 3-D PEEL POINT GEOMETRY DURING PAYOUT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
William Taylor
Abstract:
N/a

HIGH SPEED IMAGE CAPTURE OF THE 3-D PEEL POINT GEOMETRY DURING PAYOUT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$244,645.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
William Taylor
Abstract:
An accurate knowledge of the maximum fiber stress occurring during payout is critical to improve the reliability of current and future dispenser designs for fiber optic guided vehicles. the fiber deformations occurring at the peel point are a direct indication of the maximum fiber stresses under… More

CFC CRYORECOVERY SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
William D. Engelke
Abstract:
The Clean Air Act of 1990, Section 608 mandates the recovery of Clorofluorocarbons (CFCs) from air conditioners, refrigerators, and heat pumps prior to maintenance or disposal of these devices to prevent further damage to the earth's ozone layer. This project proposes an innovative design for a… More

Ultra-Miniature Formless Fiber Coils for High Accuracy Fiber Optic Gyroscopes

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Parker
Abstract:
The overall objective of this effort is to develop an innovative approach and defined process which will produce an ultra-miniature (small diameter) formless coil capable of withstanding a critical application environment. A key element of the process will be development of an adhesive specifically… More

Measurement of Lateral Storage and Loss Moduli of Optical Fibers Under Line Contact Loads Using Modified DMTA ...

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,889.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
C. Wayne Long
Abstract:
A proposed technical approach and Phase I work plan is given for developing instrumentation capable of measuring the lateral storage (elastic) and loss moduli of parallel optical fibers under lateral line contact loads representing conditions found in precision parallel wound high speed payout… More

Magnetic Annealing of Polarization Maintaining (PM) Fibers for Increased Tensile Strength and Bend Insensitivity

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,925.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Parker
Abstract:
An innovative method to improve both the optical and mechanical properties of polarization maintaining fiber is proposed. The method uses magnetic annealing to improve the extinction ratio, optical loss, bend insensitivity and the tensile strength. The phase I effort will demonstrate proof of the… More

Microelectronics Inspection Using Fuzzy Logic Sensor Fusion

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
William D. Engelke
Abstract:
N/a

Non-Contact Magneto-Optical Analyzer for IR Focal Plane Array Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,942.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. George Tanton
Abstract:
N/a

Non-Contact Magneto-Optical Analyzer for IR Focal Plane Array Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$731,157.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Dr. George Tanton
Abstract:
Focal plane arrays (FPAs) are one of the most critical and expensive components in infrared imaging equipment, such as nigh vision, security and surveillance systems. In the device manufacturing processes, at present, it is not possible to determine if the final product is successful until all… More

Microelectronics Inspection Using Fuzzy Logic Sensor Fusion

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$371,334.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
William D. Engelke
Abstract:
Current methods for inspection of microelectronics assemblies (i.e., printed circuits and multichip modules) are unreliable or extremely expensive. Available inspection systems uses a single-sensor technology such as vision, IR, X-ray or ultrasonics to locate defects. Each sensor type is capable… More

Microsystems for Environmental Health Monitoring of Military Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,853.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz
Abstract:
The final objective of this project is to develop a prototype of a low-power suite of microsensors to be used in a system that will monitor the health of missile/weapon systems during storage and shipping, under pre-launch conditions, and during post launch. This suite of microsensors will need to… More

MEMS Gyroscope for Measuring Angular Velocity in a High Frequency Shock and Vibration Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$63,840.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz
Abstract:
N/a

Fiber Optic Ribbon Cable Optical/Electronic Rotary Joint for Towed Array Application

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,959.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
C Wayne Long
Abstract:
N/a

A Non-contact Mapper to Characterize Gravitational Effects on Biotechnology and Materials Science

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$70,000.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
George Tanton, Sr. Research Engineer
Abstract:
N/a

Fiber Optic Ribbon Cable Optical/Electronic Rotary Joint for Towed Array Application

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$969,985.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
C. Wayne Long
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$64,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Michael S. Kranz, Research Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

No-Power MEMS Trigger Sensors for Missile Health Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,991.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
To reduce total life cycle costs of Army munitions, state-of-the-art health monitoring technologies are being applied in the diagnosis and prognosis of missile system health. Due to size and cost, MEMS technology has the potential to enable advanced healthmonitoring systems. However, energy storage… More

No-Power MEMS Trigger Sensors for Missile Health Monitoring

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$399,714.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
"To reduce total life cycle costs of Army munitions, state-of-the-art health monitoring technologies are being applied in the diagnosis and prognosis of missile system health. Due to size and cost, MEMS technology has the potential to enable advanced healthmonitoring systems. However, energy storage… More

Glare and Haze Operational Simulation and Testing (GHOST) System R&D

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,986.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Wayne Long, Senior Research Scientist
Abstract:
"This Phase I SBIR proposal is for the initial development of an ophthalmologic Glare and Haze Operational Simulation and Testing (GHOST) system for generating, quantifying and assessing the impact of scattered light under normal operational environmentsand visual duties. The proposed concept… More

LCP-Based Packaging of Exposed MEMS Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,884.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Division Chief
Abstract:
"Over many years of development, the microelectronics industry yielded a broad set of advanced microelectronics packaging techniques. These techniques have been designed to increase the reliability of microelectronic devices under harsh operating conditionsby isolating the devices from the… More

MOEMS Miniaturized Real-time Visible/UV Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,800.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
Wayne Long, Sr. Research Scientist
Abstract:
"This Phase I SBIR proposal is for the initial development of a miniaturized real-time visible/UV spectrometer based on micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems (MOEMS) technology. Use of MOEMS technology enables orders of magnitude reductions in size, weightand power from the smallest spectrometers… More

Single Chip RRAPDS Compatible Sensor Suite

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$119,987.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
"Morgan Research proposes a Phase I SBIR effort to develop an integrated MEMS sensor suite suitable for munition and missile health monitoring systems. This suite will include a three-axis accelerometer, a three-axis no-power shock sensor, a humiditysensor, and a temperature sensor. These sensors… More

Embedded Microinstrumentation for Health Monitoring of Composite Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$738,060.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Division Manager
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase II program will prototype a stuctural health monitoring system for composite rocket motor cases using embedded optical fibers, instrument miniaturization technologies, and a novel perturbation sensing technique not based on fiber Bragggratings or other expensive fiber modifications. … More

LCP-Based Packaging of Exposed MEMS Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$490,822.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Division Manager
Abstract:
Over many years of development, the microelectronics industry yielded a broad set of advanced microelectronics packaging techniques. These techniques have been designed to increase the reliability of microelectronic devices under harsh operating conditionsby isolating the devices from the… More

Single Chip RRAPDS-Compatible Sensor Suite

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,859.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Division Chief
Abstract:
Morgan Research Corporation proposes a Phase II SBIR effort to develop an integrated sensor suite suitable for munition and missile health monitoring systems, and compatible with the Army RRAPDS program. The Phase I effort demonstrated the feasibility ofthe concept as well as developed detailed… More

Crossover-Free Fiber Optic Gyroscope Micro-Sensor Coils

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,995.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Janet Baeder, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
Recent trends in Interferometric Fiber Optic Gyroscopes (IFOG) development have focused on system miniaturization and cost reduction for tactical weapon systems. Due to the significant cost advantage of single mode (SM) fibers, depolarized IFOGs havegreat potential in meeting low cost goals. A… More

Strong, Economical Torpedo Fiber Optic Communications Link

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$68,749.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Wayne Long, Sr. Research Scientist
Abstract:
An SBIR Phase I program is proposed to research and develop a strong economical fiber optic micro-cable (SEFOMC) for application to a ship-side underwater payout of torpedo communication links. Currently available fiber optic components, micro-cables,ruggedized overcoatings, manufacturing… More

Skew Symmetric Orthogonal Mount for MEMS Inertial Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,910.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Michael Kranz, Division Chief
Abstract:
A large portion of the inertial MEMS research community is focused on reducing the cost and size of inertial MEMS devices and MEMS-based inertial measurement units (IMU's). Many of these efforts apply a chip-scale integration approach. However, this typeof integration results in performance… More

MOEMS Miniaturized Real-time Visible/UV Spectrometer

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,988.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / CBD
Principal Investigator:
Wayne Long, Sr. Research Scientist
Abstract:
This Phase II SBIR proposal is for the development of a miniaturized real-time visible/UV spectrometer prototype based on micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems (MOEMS) technology. Use of MOEMS technology enables orders of magnitude reductions in size, we

Crossover-Free Fiber Optic Gyroscope Micro-Sensor Coils

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,198.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Janet Baeder, Senior Engineer
Abstract:
Morgan Research Corporation proposes to combine crossover-free fiber winding techniques with the selection of optimal SM fibers, high quality coil form materials, and ideal adhesives to produce an enhanced Crossover-Free Micro Sensor Coil. The crossover-free winding configuration also includes… More

Multiparameter Fiber Optic Sensor Suite for Structures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$67,782.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Chris Heaton, Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) for microspacecraft is a rapidly growing technology area for the use of fiber optics and MEMS. Morgan Research Corporation proposes an innovative system called a fiber optics sensor suite (FOSS) that combines the strain/damage detection capability of fiber with the… More

MEMS-Based Rotational Energy Scavenging System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,943.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Philip Reiner, Senior Scientist
Research Institution:
Cornell University
RI Contact:
Amit Lal
Abstract:
An SBIR Phase I program is proposed to research, design, and develop a MEMS-based rotational energy scavenging system. MORGAN is proposing the development of a flexible mechanical-to-electrical energy conversion structure that can be used to extract energy from a nmber of sources available in a… More

STTR Phase I: Packaging of MEMS Inertial Sensors for Mechanically Harsh Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,998.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
Auburn University
RI Contact:
Robert Dean
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I Project will investigate the feasibility of integrating advanced vibration isolation packaging technology with Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) inertial (translational and rotational hybrid) sensors to yield packaged MEMS inertial sensors… More

Modular `Smart Dust' Prognostics and Diagnostics System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$68,896.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Philip Reiner, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
An increasing amount of effort and interest is being expended on development activities incorporating embedded sensors within complex systems for the purpose of collecting data for system-related diagnosis and prognosis activities. Collected data would then be transmitted to an external collection… More

Microsystems Technology (MST) for Fuzing in Low-Spin/Low-G Launch Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$119,356.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Philip Reiner, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
Morgan Research Corporation has developed a compact, lightweight, MEMS based safe and arming device concept for low-G launch, low spin rate munitions such as the 2.75 rocket. The designs include concepts for a MEMS rotation sensor, rotationally driven arming mechanism, and initial setback detector… More

Microsystems Technology (MST) for Fuzing in Low-Spin/Low-G Launch Environment

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,611.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Philip Reiner, Division Chief, Systems D
Abstract:
Morgan Research Corp. has developed a compact, lightweight, MEMS based safe and arming device concept for low-G launch, low spin rate munitions such as the 2.75 rocket. The designs include concepts for a MEMS rotation sensor, rotationally driven arming mechanism, and initial set-back detector for… More