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Company Information:

Company Name:
Weston Geophysical Corp.
Address:
181 Bedford St., Suite 1
Lexington, MA 02420-4430
Phone:
(781) 860-0127
URL:
N/A
EIN:
561378877
DUNS:
51802155
Number of Employees:
7
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
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POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $997,206.00 12
SBIR Phase II $4,482,127.00 6

Award List:

SIMULATED GROUND RESPONSE USING NON-LINEAR ELASTIC MODULI

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1984 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$49,250.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Vincent J. Murphy
Abstract:
N/a

SIMULATED GROUND RESPONSE USING NON-LINEAR ELASTIC MODULI

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1985 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$484,277.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Vincent J. Murphy
Abstract:
The proposed research is related to a long standing need for the knowledge of moduli values of earth materials as they exist at large strain levels such as during earthquake loadings. the determinations of such moduli at low strain levels are the objectives of numerous weston geophysical projects by… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,958.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Jessie Bonner, Research Scientist
Abstract:
N/a

X-Ray Diagnostics for High-Temperature Superconductor Processing

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,673.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Jessie Bonner, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
65164 The detection and discrimination of seismic events while monitoring for small nuclear explosions is complicated by a significant amount of commercial mining explosions. Although mining explosion databases have been constructed to help with this problem in various regions of the world,… More

Short-Period Surface Waves from Explosions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Jessie Bonner, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
60162 The detection and discrimination of seismic events, while monitoring for small nuclear explosions, is complicated by a significant amount of mining explosions. Complex source and propagation modeling efforts are needed to explain observational datasets of short-period surface wave… More

Short-Period Surface Waves from Explosions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,895.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Jessie Bonner, Senior Scientist
Abstract:
60162 The detection and discrimination of seismic events, while monitoring for small nuclear explosions, is complicated by a significant amount of mining explosions. Complex source and propagation modeling efforts are needed to explain observational datasets of short-period surface wave… More

Development of a Mining Explosion Database for Southern Asia For Regional Monitoring of Nuclear Explosions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
65164 The detection and discrimination of seismic events while monitoring for small nuclear explosions is complicated by a significant amount of commercial mining explosions. Although mining explosion databases have been constructed to help with this problem in various regions of the world,… More

Development of a Tool for Single Station Locations of Small Seismic Events Using Regional Three-Dimension Velocity Models

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,718.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
70141 In regions with relatively few seismic stations and small-to-intermediate magnitude events, traditional network location methods cannot be depended upon to provide the location accuracy required for nuclear test monitoring. This project will develop practical location algorithms based… More

Automated Secondary Phase Detection Using Wavelet Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,917.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DTRA
Principal Investigator:
Ileana Tibuleac, Research Scientist
Abstract:
"The primary objective of this proposed research is to develop a new detector that uses the wavelet transform for accurate, reliable and automatic detection of secondary phases such as Pg, Lg, and pPn. We propose to extend the semi-automatic waveletdetector of Tibuleac and Herrin (1999) to an… More

Development of a Mining Explosion Database for Southern Asia For Regional Monitoring of Nuclear Explosions

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,819.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
65164 The detection and discrimination of seismic events while monitoring for small nuclear explosions is complicated by a significant amount of commercial mining explosions. Although mining explosion databases have been constructed to help with this problem in various regions of the world,… More

Improved, Regional, Seismic Event Depth Estimation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,596.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
73114S03-I In regions with relatively few seismic stations and small-to-intermediate-magnitude events, traditional location methods frequently fail to provide event depth estimates with the accuracy required for nuclear test monitoring. Therefore, improved algorithms for precise depth estimation… More

Combining Multiple Technologies for Improved Regional Seismic Event Depth Estimation

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,732.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
73114-In regions with relatively few seismic stations and small-to-intermediate-magnitude events, traditional location methods frequently fail to provide event depth estimates with the accuracy required for nuclear test monitoring. Therefore, improved algorithms for precise depth estimation from… More

Enhanced Monitoring of Geologic Carbon Sequestration Using 3-D Passive Microseismic Location Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,582.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Department of Energy scientists and U.S. policy makers have identified the potential benefit of sequestering large quantities of greenhouse gases (primarily carbon dioxide, CO2) from the Earth¿s atmosphere into subsurface carbon reservoirs. However, the storage process must be carefully… More

Enhanced Monitoring of Geologic Carbon Sequestration Using 3-D Passive Microseismic Location Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,686.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The DOE¿s carbon sequestration program requires careful monitoring and verification to ensure high-confidence with respect to the accounting of stored carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases. Passive seismic monitoring of microseismicity occurring at the reservoir scale can help to ensure the… More

A Software Toolbox for Systematic Evaluation of Seismometer-Digitizer System Responses

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,757.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Unique seismic datasets of extreme importance to the U.S. Air Force¿s mission to monitor underground nuclear testing may need to be discarded if the seismometer specifications, often called the ¿response,¿ are unknown. However, if these unique datasets are discarded, it could diminish… More

Improved Time-Dependent Seismic Monitoring Systems for Enhanced Geothermal Reservoir Characterization

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,761.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Successful geothermal reservoir development requires knowledge of subsurface structures such as the location and orientation of fracture systems and possible fluid flow pathways. While techniques exist for characterizing the subsurface in oil and gas applications, technical capabilities must be… More

A Software Toolbox for Systematic Evaluation of Seismometer-Digitizer System Responses

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$998,718.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Measurement of the absolute amplitudes of a seismic signal requires accurate knowledge of the seismometer-digitizer response. In some cases, particularly for historic data or data from denied regions, the response may be unknown or incorrectly known. Under the DOE SBIR/STTR FY 2009 Phase I program… More

Advanced Data Processing Software to Improve Local Seismic Monitoring Capabilities

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,994.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Successful nuclear test-ban treaty monitoring requires advanced data processing to detect, locate and accurately characterize seismic signals as explosions or earthquakes. In recent years the ability to monitor small events that may be seen only at local distances has become increasingly important.… More