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IMPROVED SMART MUNITIONS PERFORMANCE

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
4207
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4207
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Optech
360 Herndon Pkwy Ste 1200 Herndon, VA 22070
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: IMPROVED SMART MUNITIONS PERFORMANCE
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,454.00
 

Abstract:

THE U.S. ARMY IS SEEKING A COMPACT, ECONOMICAL ACCELERATION SENSOR WITH A WIDE OPERATION RANGE FOR INCORPORATING INTO "SMART" PROJECTILE TARGETING SYSTEMS TO IMPROVE SYSTEM PERFORMANCE WITH RESPECT TO DETECTION AND RESOLUTION OF MOTION AND DISTANCES. OPTICAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (OPTECH) PROPOSES A UNIQUE FIBER-OPTIC ACCELERATION SENSOR TO MEET THIS NEED. THE PROPOSED SENSOR HAS THE FOLLOWING FEATURES: SMALL SIZE: 0.5 MM DIAMENTER AND 5 CM LENGTH; MINIMUM DETECTABLE ACCELERATION AS SMALL AS 10 -2 G; DYNAMIC RANGE OF 100 DB; LOW COST; SMALL CROSS-AXIS SENSITIVITY, AND ELECTROMAGNETIC INTERFERENCE (EMI) AND ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSE (EMP) IMMUNITY.

Principal Investigator:

Dr charles m davis
7034780844

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Optical Technologies Inc
360 Herndon Pkwy - Ste 1200 Herndon, VA 22070

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