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FIBER OPTIC CHEMICAL SENSORS (FOCS) FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF PH, CO2 AND O2 IN…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Commerce
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
4589
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4589
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 2
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: FIBER OPTIC CHEMICAL SENSORS (FOCS) FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF PH, CO2 AND O2 IN SEAWATER
Agency: DOC
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $192,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE USE OF THE FIBER OPTIC CHEMICAL SENSORS (FOCS) IS A DIRECT RESPONSE TO NOOAA'S NEED FOR BETTER OCEAN INSTRUMENT ATION AND MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS. "SMALL CHEMISTRY LABORATORIES" ARE ATTACHED TO THE DISTAL END OF OPTICAL FIBERS TO SPECIFIC, SENSITIVE MEASUREMENTS OF PRESELECTED SPECIES. 4589 THE REGIONAL OFFICE. DETECTION AND QUANTIFICATION OF CO2 AND O2 WILL BE RESEARCH ED AND DEVELOPED. SPECIFIC GOALS WILL BE TO: (1) RESEARCH, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCT SEA WATER COMPATIBLE PH, C02, AND O2, FOCS WHICH (DURING PHASE II) CAN BE MADE RUGGED, LONG-LIVED (> 6 MONTHS UNDER CONTINOUS OPERATION), AND REPEATABLE (+ 3%BETWEEN FOCS); (II) DEFINE AND DESIGN A FOCS READER (SPECTROMETER) WHICH IS SUITABLE FOR OPERATION UNDER NOAA-SPECIFIED CONDITIONS; (III) ASSESS THE NEAR-AND FAR-TERM COMMERCIAL AND GOVERNMENT MARKETS FOR FOCS; AND (IV) ARRANGE FOR POSSIBLE FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR PHASE III. THE POTENTIAL COMMERCIAL APPLICATION AS DESCRIBED BY THE AWARDEE: POSSIBLE COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: (1) MONITORING SEA WATER POLLUTION, (11) CONTROLLING SALT CONTENT IN COOLING DEVICES WHICH USE SEA WATER, (III) OVERSEEING SALT AND MINERAL RECOVERY FROM SEA WATER, (III) OVERSEEING SALT AND MINERAL RECOVERY FROM SEA WATER, (IV) AIDING IN CROP MANAGEMENT, AND (V) IMPROVING FISH POPULATIONS.

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

Dr. stanley m. klainer
PRESIDENT
4154498516
Small Business Information at Submission:

St&e Technical Services Inc.
1791 Barcelona St Livermore, CA 94550

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