Magnetically Suspended Gimbal for Antenna Pointing
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Current Satellite antenna pointing systems utilize electromagnetically driven gimbals supported by conventional ball bearings. Ball bearings require lubricants have limited life and produce stiction limiting pointing accuracy and stability.
Small Business Information at Submission:
Principal Investigator:Douglas D. Havenhill
SATCON TECHNOLOGY CORP.
161 First St Cambridge, MA 02142
Number of Employees: