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MEASUREMENTS DURING PHOTOSYTHESIS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
1916
Program Year/Program:
1985 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
1916
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
St&e Inc
1233 Quarry Ln - Ste 145 Pleasanton, CA 94566
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1985
Title: MEASUREMENTS DURING PHOTOSYTHESIS
Agency: USDA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $40,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE INVESTIGATION OF PHOTOSYNTHETIC PROCESSES IS LIMITED BY CHEMICAL ANALYSIS TECHNOLOGY. NO SATISFACTORY METHOD EXISTS FOR EITHER MAKING INVASIVE MEASUREMENTS WITHIN, OR INTHE MICROENVIRONMENT AROUND, LIVING PLANTS. THE OBJECTIVE OOF THIS RESEARCH IS TO DEVELOP A SUITE OF HIGHLY MINIA TURIZED FIBER OPTIC PROBES (OPTRODES) FOR THE IN SITU DETERMINATION OF THE PHOTOSYNTHETICALLY EXCHANGE GASES: CO2, 02, AND H20, AND H20. THE OPTRODE WILL PROVIDE NEEDED VERIFICATION OF ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING THE COMPOSITION OF THEINTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ATMOSPHERE OF PLANT LEAVES, AND OF THESOIL ATOMSPHERE AND RESPIRATION BY BELOW-GROUND PLANT STRUCTURES.

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

Stanley M. Klainer
Principal Investigator
4158297847
Small Business Information at Submission:

St&e Technical Services Inc
20 Belinda Court San Ramon, CA 94583

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