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NEW PHOTON DETECTOR FOR POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
7119
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
7119
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Applied Research Corp
8201 Corporate Dr Suite 1120 Landover, MD 20785
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: NEW PHOTON DETECTOR FOR POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $47,000.00
 

Abstract:

APPLIED RESEARCH CORPORATION PROPOSES TO DEVELOP A NOVEL TYPE OF PARTICLE/PHOTON DETECTOR BASED ON ENERGY-SENSITIVE SUPERCONDUCTING STRUCTURES. IN POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY(PET) AND SINGLE-PHOTON EMISSION-COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY (SPECT) APPLICATIONS, IT PROMISES SUBSTANTIAL IMPROVEMENTS IN IMAGE QUALITY DUE TO SUB-MILLIMETRIC SPATIAL RESOLUTION, VERY FAST, SUBNANOSECOND READ-OUT, AND VERY HIGH-STOPPING POWER FOR HIGH-ENERGY PHOTONS. THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW RING DETECTOR THAT FEATURES BOTH SPECT AND PET IMAGING CAPABILITIES IS SUGGESTED.

Principal Investigator:

A k drukier phd
3014598833

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Applied Research Corp
8201 Corporate Drive Suite 920 Landover, MD 20785

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