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Company Information:

Company Name:
Nanotek Instruments, Inc.
Address:
1240 McCook Ave.
Dayton, OH 45404-0000
Phone:
(937) 775-5007
URL:
N/A
EIN:
721368739
DUNS:
133740931
Number of Employees:
7
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
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:
N/A
POC Email:
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Narrative:
N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $649,984.00 7
SBIR Phase II $2,344,539.00 4
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 2
STTR Phase II $499,985.00 1

Award List:

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NASA
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
Auburn University
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR Phase I: A Process for Preparing Nanometer-Sized Ceramic Particles at High Production Rates

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will demonstrate the feasibility of a novel method, Combined Atomization and Reaction Technique (CART), for mass producing nanometer-sized ceramic powders. The SBIR Phase-I research is aimed at designing and building a bench-top CART… More

SBIR/STTR Phase II: A Process for Preparing Nanometer-Sized Ceramic Particles at High Production Rates

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$382,093.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will develop and commercialize a new technology for mass producing nanometer-sized ceramic powders at dramatically reduced costs. The technology, Combined Atomization and Reaction Technique (CART), involves providing an atomizing gas… More

SBIR/STTR Phase II: A Process for Preparing Nanometer-Sized Ceramic Particles at High Production Rates

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will develop and commercialize a new technology for mass producing nanometer-sized ceramic powders at dramatically reduced costs. The technology, Combined Atomization and Reaction Technique (CART), involves providing an atomizing gas… More

SBIR Phase I:High-Rate Production of Nano-Architectured Hybrid Oxide Materials for Lithium Battery Cathodes

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Leon Wu
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will demonstrate the feasibility of a novel method, Reactive Vapor Deposition (RVD), which is capable of mass producing thin-film, meso-porous and nano-phased cathode materials for use in lithium-ion and lithium-metal batteries. Theoretical… More

STTR Phase I: Local Vapor Fuel Cell

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
North Dakota State U Fargo
RI Contact:
Iskander Akhatov
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Phase I proposal will overcome the most critical problems associated with the construction of a direct methanol fuel cell (DMFC): complex, bulky and heavy cell structures, low fuel efficiency, and high cost. These issues have severely impeded… More

Nano Graphene Plate-Reinforced Polymer Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
79671S Attempts to produce Carbon Nano Tube(CNT) in large quantities have been fraught with overwhelming challenges due to poor yield, costly fabrication, and the need for the purifying processes required to make them useful in applications. This project will develop an alternative nanoscale… More

Nano Graphene Plate-Reinforced Polymer Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This project will develop a new class of nanocomposites containing isolated, individual, nano-scaled graphene plates (NGPs). Like carbon nano-tubes, NGP materials exhibit attractive properties like carbon nano-tubes, but can be readily mass-produced and are expected to become available at much… More

Low-Cost Manufacturing of Sheet Molding Compound Bipolar Plates for PEM Fuel Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The fluid-flow field plate, or bipolar plate, is known to significantly impact the performance, durability, and cost of a fuel cell system. Conventional methods of fabricating bipolar plates require the engraving or milling of flow channels into the surface of metal plates. As a consequence, the… More

Low-Cost Manufacturing of Sheet Molding Compound Bipolar Plates for PEM Fuel Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,040.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
In fuel cell systems, the bipolar plate is known to significantly impact the performance, durability, volume-to-weight ratio, and cost. This project will develop an innovative class of low-cost sheet molding compound (SMC) bipolar plates consisting of a thin nanocomposite core layer sandwiched… More

High-Capacity Nano Graphene Materials for Asymmetric Electrochemical Capacitors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,994.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The two most critical barriers to the large-scale implementation of supercapacitors for powering electric vehicles (EVs) are electrode performance (e.g., device weight, internal resistance, energy density, and power density) and cost. To address these barriers, this project will adapt nano-graphene… More

SBIR Phase I: Ultra High Capacity and High Rate Anodes for Next Generation Lithium-Ion Batteries

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,990.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Jinjun Shi, DPhil
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project seeks to develop a new generation of anode materials for lithium-ion batteries having the advantages of low cost, high Li+ ion storage capacity, high rate, and long cycling life. These anode materials are innovative nanocomposite structures… More

SBIR Phase II: Ultra High Capacity and High Rate Anodes for Next Generation Lithium-Ion Batteries

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$463,406.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project aims to develop cost-effective and commercializable anode materials exhibiting large lithium storage capacity, high rate capability, and long cycle life for next generation lithium-ion batteries. Silicon-based anode materials hold great… More