USA flag logo/image

An Official Website of the United States Government

Company Information:

Company Name: Wireless Sensor Technologies, LLC
City: Encinitas
State: CA
Zip+4: 92024-2443
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (408) 234-3741

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $404,117.00 4
SBIR Phase II $1,373,701.00 2

Award List:

A Thin Film Passive Wireless Temperature Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: John R. Conkle, President
Award Amount: $79,968.00
Abstract:
This program will develop a thin film passive wireless temperature sensor that will: 1)Measure the surface temperature of the Thermal Barrier Coated (TBC) turbine blades in the hot section of the gas turbine engine 2)Measure temperature at specific locations in the flow path and on the surface of… More

A Passive Wireless Temperature Sensor System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: John Conkle, President
Award Amount: $374,906.00
Abstract:
Wireless Sensor Technologies will develop a passive wireless temperature sensor system for gas turbine engine applications under the referenced SBIR. Once productized, the functional and operational goals for the sensor are to 1) Measure the surface temperature of the Yttria Stabilized Zirconia… More

Self Powered Wireless Sensor System for Power Generation Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: John Conkle, Mr.
Award Amount: $99,331.00
Abstract:
Condition-based Maintenance (CBM) systems significantly improve the effectiveness of maintenance programs for complex systems by optimizing the timing and focus of the procedure. The approach minimizes the associated costs. The proposed sensor system enables CBM sensors to be easily added to… More

Self Powered Wireless Sensor System for Power Generation Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: John R. Conkle, Mr.
Award Amount: $998,795.00
Abstract:
Condition-based Maintenance (CBM) systems significantly improve the effectiveness of maintenance programs for complex systems by optimizing the timing and focus of the maintenance. Wireless condition monitoring systems can be installed without the need for cabling infrastructure. This provides… More

Passive, Wireless Sensors for Extreme Turbine Conditions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: John R. Conkle, President – (408) 234-3741
Award Amount: $99,987.00
Abstract:
WST's thin-film passive wireless temperature sensor technology will be optimized to measure the surface temperature of turbine blades in the hot section of the gas turbine engine. This technology consists of a conformal, thin-film circuit that can be deposited on a blade. The minimal size and… More

Passive Wireless Temperature Sensor for Harsh Environments

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: John R. Conkle, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,831.00
Abstract:
Wireless Sensor Technologies has for several years been developing a passive Wireless Temperature Sensor (WTS) for gas turbine engine and other harsh environment applications under the under sponsorship of the Air Force (Non-destructive Test Program) and the Navy (SBIR Topic N08-004). Once… More