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ANALYSIS AND CONTROL

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
4203
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4203
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Opcoa Inc.
12281 Knott St #109 Suite #109 Garden Grove, CA 92641
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: ANALYSIS AND CONTROL
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,982.00
 

Abstract:

THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MINIATURE, SIMPLE, INEXPENSIVE IR SPECTROPHOTOMETER WILL PROVIDE A MEANS OF CHEMICAL SENSING AND MEASUREMENT FOR APPLICATION IN DRUG DETECTION, TOXIC WASTE MANAGEMENT, AND CABIN ATMOSPHERE MONITORING. OPCOA PROPOSES TO APPLY MICRO-ELECTRO-OPTICS TO THE VARIOUS COMPONENTS OF THE VARIOUS COMPONENTS OF AN IR SPECTROPHOTOMETER NOT ONLY TO REDUCE THE SIZE AND POWER REQUIREMENTS OF THE SYSTEM BUT ALSO TO ENHANCE SENSITIVITY AND RELIABILITY. USING AN ELECTRICALLY TUNABLE FABRY-PEROT FILTER INSTEAD OF THE CONVENTIONAL ROTATING GRATING OR FILTER WHEEL, AN OPTICAL FIBER INTERNAL OR EVANESCENT PROPAGATING FIELD INSTEAD OF A SAMPLE CHAMBER, AND A SEMICONDUCTOR COOLED IR DETECTOR INSTEAD OF A PYROELECTRIC DETECTOR WILL EXPLOIT RECENTLY DEVELOPED TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT. THE ENTIRE SYSTEM IS CONTROLLED BY AND HAS ITS ANALYSIS (KALMAN FILTER) PERFORMED BY A MICROPROCESSOR.

Principal Investigator:

Dr william h quick
7145587377

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Opcoa Inc
1202 N Broadway Santa Ana, CA 92701

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