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OPTRA, INC.

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
1020
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
1020
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
OPTRA, Inc
461 Boston Street Topsfield, MA 01983-
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: OPTRA, INC.
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $57,899.00
 

Abstract:

OPTRA, INC. PROPOSES TO DEVELOP AND DEMONSTRATE A DYNAMIC BLAST AND SHOCK GAUGE BASED ON THE STRESS-OPTIC EFFECT IN COMBINATION WITH AN OPTICAL READOUT. THE PROPOSED TECHNIQUE HAS THE ADVANTAGES OF EXCELLENT TEMPORAL RESOLUTION (PROJECTEDTO EXCEED 1 MHZ), SMALL SIZE AND PHYSICAL ROBUSTNESS, ISOLATION FROM APPLIED ACCELERATIONS, EXCELLENT SENSITIVITY AND DYNAMIC RANGE, AND IMMUNITY FROM EMI (ELETRO-MAGNETIC INTERFERENCE). DIFFERENT PROPOSED DESIGN CONFIGURATIONS PERMIT READOUT VIA OPTICAL FIBER, SHIELDED ELECTRICAL CABLE, OR REMOTE READOUT USING A LOW POWER HENE LASER BEAM.

Principal Investigator:

Michael hercher
6173897711

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Optra Inc
1727 Revere Beach Parkway Everett, MA 02149

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