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Company Information:

Company Name: Mse Technology Applications, Inc.
City: Butte
State: MT
Zip+4: 59702
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (406) 494-7100

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,111,336.00 15
SBIR Phase II $3,308,746.00 6
STTR Phase I $199,966.00 2

Award List:

A Pulsed Detonation Engine Ejector Concept for High Performance Propulsion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $69,959.00

A New Rocket-based Combined Cycle for Reusable Launch Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Vladimir Balepin
Award Amount: $100,000.00

Machine Vision Confirmation of Launch Bar Engagement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jim McConnell
Award Amount: $69,970.00

Unity Power Factor Interfacefor Data Processing Equipment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: Montana State University
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: N/A

A New Rocket-based Combined Cycle for Reusable Launch Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Vladimir Balepin
Award Amount: $547,848.00

Machine Vision Confirmation of Launch Bar Engagement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James E. McConnell
Award Amount: $750,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jean-Luc Cambier, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $65,000.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Ying-Ming Lee, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $70,000.00

Magnetohydrodynamic Power Generation in Space from a Repetively Detonated Device

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jean-Luc Cambier, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $749,954.00
Abstract:
It is proposed to continue development of a novel concept for space power generation based on coupling of a Pulse Detonation Rocket Engine (PDRE) with a magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) generator. This highly efficient chemical power generation approach allowsfor deployment of clusters of satellites,… More

Novel Neutron Detector for High Rate Imaging Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Clarence G. Whitworth, Senior Scientist/Chemist
Award Amount: $99,454.00
Abstract:
65608 To treat hazardous wastes and low-level mixed wastes, the Department of Energy (DOE) is using or evaluating several thermal and non-thermal technologies. However, these technologies have the potential to generate highly toxic gaseous emissions of polychlorinated dioxins/furans, which,… More

Metals Recycling from Waste Sludges by Ammoniacal Leaching Followed by Solvent Extraction

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Brian Park
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
The Phase I objective is to demonstrate the feasibility of applying recently developed enhanced ammoniacal leaching techniques and solvent extraction reagents to recycle nickel, copper, cobalt, zinc, and cadmium from hydroxide sludges such as those produced by electroplating shops, metal finishers,… More

Biofilm Barrier for In Situ Groundwater Denitrification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Garth James
Award Amount: $69,799.00
Abstract:
Nitrate contamination of groundwater is widespread problem in the United States and throughout the world. The use of agricultural fertilizers and improper disposal of industrial wastes has led to nitrate levels that exceed the National Primary Drinking Water Standard of 10 mg/l. Nitrate… More

Mach 6+ Turbine Engine with Inlet Air Conditioning

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Vladimir Balepin, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $98,992.00
Abstract:
In support of the DARPA efforts focused on delivering higher thrust-to-weight ratios, reduced cost turbine engine technology as well as developing innovative and high Mach airbreathing engines, MSE Technology Applications, Inc., with the Air Force ResearchLaboratory, proposes to design, develop, and… More

THE USE OF BIOFILMS TO COUNTER BIOTERRORISM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Garth A. James
Award Amount: $99,628.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (Verbatim from Applicant's Abstract): The possibility that terrorists will contaminate public drinking water supplies with biological agents, such as bacteria, viruses, or toxins, becomes greater every day. Recent cases of intentional food contamination with… More

Magnetohydrodynamic Energy Bypass Application for Single-Stage-to-Orbit Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Ying-Ming Lee, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
The global political structure has changed dramatically since the breakup of the former Soviet Union. World changes have caused the U.S. to reprioritize its National hypersonic needs. The United States government has looked to the needs of the future, and the hypersonic aeorospace plane is one of… More

Magnetohydrodynamic Energy Bypass Application for Single-Stage-to-Orbit Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: Ying-Ming Lee, Staff Aerospace Engineer
Award Amount: $590,000.00
Abstract:
The global political structure has changed dramatically since the breakup of the former Soviet Union. World changes have caused the U.S. to reprioritize its National hypersonic needs. The United States government has looked to the needs of the future, and the hypersonic aeorospace plane is one of… More

Biofilm Capture of Chemical Warfare Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Garth James, Senior Microbiologist
Award Amount: $98,948.00
Abstract:
The potential use of biological and chemical warfare agents presents a threat to both military and civilian communities. Improved methods of capturing and detecting these agents are needed to increase public safety and protect military personnel.Biofilms may be one answer to this problem. Biofilms… More

Biofilm Capture of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Garth James, Senior Microbiologist
Award Amount: $374,944.00
Abstract:
"The potential use of biological and chemical warfare agents presents a threat to both military and civilian communities. The properties of biofilms can be exploited to improve the detection of these agents. Biofilms consist of microorganisms growing on asurface and enmeshed in a polymer matrix.… More

Biofilm Barrier for In Situ Groundwater Denitrification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Garth James
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Biofilm barriers are a promising new technology for the containment and remediation of groundwater contaminated with nitrate and other pollutants. These barriers are formed by subsurface injection of bacteria and/or nutrient solutions to stimulate the growth of bacteria that produce extracellular… More

The Use of Viscous Liquid Grouts for Temporary Repair at Underground High-Level Waste Storage Tanks at Hanford during Sludge Removal

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Mary N. Abbott
Award Amount: $99,617.00
Abstract:
70623 Leakage of contaminants during the removal of sludge from underground storage tanks at DOE¿s Hanford facility poses a serious risk to the environment. Contaminated sludge is planned for removal by sluicing the tanks with liquid (water) to dislodge the sludge and then pumping from the… More

Biofilm Barrier for In Situ Groundwater Denitrification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Garth James
Award Amount: $296,000.00
Abstract:
Biofilm barriers are a promising new technology for the containment and remediation of groundwater contaminated with nitrate and other pollutants. These barriers are formed by subsurface injection of bacteria and/or nutrient solutions to stimulate the growth of bacteria that produce extracellular… More

Biofilm Remediation for Restoration of Contaminated Army Sites.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Research Institution: MONTANA STATE UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Robin Gerlach, Research Assistant
Award Amount: $99,966.00
RI Contact: William Costerton
Abstract:
Many Department of Defense (DoD) sites are contaminated with contaminants of concern (CoCs) that are hazardous to humans and the environment requiring novel remediation strategies. MSE Technology Applications, Inc. and the Center for Biofilm Engineering(Montana State University) propose this Phase I… More

SBIR Phase I: Enhanced Dense Nonaqueous Phase Liquid (DNAPL) Degradation by Thermophilic Bioaugmentation of Electrical Resistance Heating

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Leah Matheson
Award Amount: $99,969.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will demonstrate the feasibility of isolating a consortia of thermophilic microorganisms that can degrade chlorinated hydrocarbons to benign products in situ with the use of a novel technology involving electrical resistance heating (ERH).… More