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ELECTRORHEOLOGICAL CONTROL VALVE PROPOSAL

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
15066
Program Year/Program:
1991 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
15066
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
West Coast Research Corporation
1527 26th Street Santa Monica, CA 90404-0350
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1991
Title: ELECTRORHEOLOGICAL CONTROL VALVE PROPOSAL
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,626.00
 

Abstract:

AN INNOVATIVE DESIGN FOR A CONTROL VALVE IS PROPOSED UTILIZING AN ELECTRORHEOLOGICAL FLUID AS THE WORKING MEDIUM. OPTIMIZATION OF THE FLUID PROPERTIES, INCLUDING TESTING, IS TO BE PERFORMED, PARTICULARLY FOR APPLICATION TO AN AIRCRAFT ENVIRONMENT. A PROTOTYPE VALVE IS TO BE PROVIDED AND TESTED IN THE OPERATING CONDITION TO DEMONSTRATE THE ANTICIPATED IMPROVEMENTS IN SIMPLICITY OF DESIGN, REDUCED SIZE, IMPROVED RESPONSE TIME AND LOW COST COMPARED TO CONVENTIONAL HYDRAULIC VALVES.

Principal Investigator:

H M Spivack
Principal Investigator
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

West Coast Research Corpo
1527 26th Street Santa Monica, CA 90404

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