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COMPACTION AND RAPID DISPERSION OF SOLID FUELS FOR FUEL-AIR EXPLOSIVES

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
13042
Program Year/Program:
1990 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
13042
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Systems Support Inc
10024 Colvin Run Rd Great Falls, VA 22066
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1990
Title: COMPACTION AND RAPID DISPERSION OF SOLID FUELS FOR FUEL-AIR EXPLOSIVES
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,831.00
 

Abstract:

CURRENT FUEL-AIR EXPLOSIVE WARHEATS USE A LIQUID FUEL. LIQUIDS CHARACTERISTICALLY INTRODUCE HANDLING AND STORAGE HAZARDS AND HAVE A LOW ENERGY DENSITY. USE OF PRACTICAL SOLID FUELS COULD OVERCOME THOSE DEFICIENCIES. SOLID FUELS ARE PROPOSED THAT COULD MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF DISPERSION IN UNDER 20 MILLISEC AND FINAL PARTICLE SIZE UNDER 10 MICRONS BY DISPERSION AS VAPORIZED FUELS AND MOLTEN METAL DROPLETS. SPECIFIC SOLID FUEL COMPOSITION PROPOSED ARE CONSIDERE DPROPRIETARY INFORMATION AND ARE IDENTIFIED IN THE BODY OF THIS PROPOSAL.

Principal Investigator:

Carl Boyars
3015933476

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Systems Support Inc
10024 Colvin Run Rd Great Falls, VA 22066

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