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i6: Balloon based instrument for measurement of atmospheric water vapor

Award Information

National Science Foundation
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Program Year/Program:
2011 / SBIR
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Solicitation Year:
Solicitation Topic Code:
Phase II
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Small Business Information
Southwest Sciences, Inc.
NM Santa Fe, NM 87505-3993
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2011
Title: i6: Balloon based instrument for measurement of atmospheric water vapor
Agency: NSF
Contract: 1135817
Award Amount: $100,000.00


i6 Membership for Southwest Sciences, Inc Phase II proposal #0646479 i6 Proposal #: 1119658 Southwest Sciences, Inc has requested support for a one year membership to the New Mexico Technology Ventures Corporation that was recently selected as the recipient of the Economic Development Administration's Region 5 i6 award. The goal of the proposed project is to improve the marketability of the diode laser hygrometer developed in this SBIR project. Funding of this project will permit Southwest Sciences to participate as a partner company in the i6 Challenge Grant awarded to Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC) of Albuquerque, NM (EDA Austin Region award). During the supplemental project, the prototype Phase II instrumentation will be refined and improved so that it can be marketed for direct sales to customers in the atmospheric research community.

Principal Investigator:

Mark E. Paige

Business Contact:

Mark E. Paige
Small Business Information at Submission:

Southwest Sciences Inc
1570 PACHECO ST STE E11 Santa Fe, NM 87505-3937

EIN/Tax ID: 850340320
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No