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Company Information:

Company Name: CU Aerospace
City: Champaign
State: IL
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: http://cuaerospace.com
Phone: (217) 239-1703

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $479,967.00 4
STTR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

Adaptive Bioassistive and Telerobotic Devices for Human-Robotic Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: David Carroll, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,991.00
Abstract:
CU Aerospace and team partner, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, propose to perform innovative research and development that targets the design and control of adaptive bioassistive and telerobotic devices - ABATRODs - that augment normal musculoskeletal function in rapidly changing and… More

Compact Narrow-band Laser Sources for Atom-based Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David Carroll, President – (217) 239-1703
Award Amount: $79,980.00
Abstract:
The primary objective of Phase I work performed by the team of CU Aerospace and the University of Illinois is to produce single-mode, high power (>1 W), narrow linewidth (<100 kHz), diode lasers with no mode hop for pumping alkali (Rb and Cs) atoms and verify their application to atomic… More

Ultra-High Efficiency Multi-Physics CFD Simulation Software for DPAL/Laser System Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Research Institution: Univ. Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Principal Investigator: David Carroll, President – (217) 239-1703
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Walter K. Knorr
Abstract:
The primary objective of Phase I work performed by the team of CU Aerospace and the University of Illinois is to produce a powerful and easy to use, parallel, fluid-dynamic, chemical-kinetic, and optical simulation software package that will function on any modern computational platform (Unix,… More

CubeSat High Impulse Propulsion System (CHIPS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: David Carroll, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $124,998.00
Abstract:
CU Aerospace proposes the ground test validation of a nanosat primary propulsion subsystem using non-toxic propellant with 3-axis ACS for orbit change and/or de-orbit capability, precision maneuvering, and drag makeup. Our approach, called the CubeSat High Impulse Propulsion System (CHIPS),… More

Dynamic Aircraft Energy Management Optimization Tools

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David L. Carroll, President – (217) 239-1703
Award Amount: $149,998.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: CU Aerospace (CUA) and team partner the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) propose to perform research, development and demonstration of energy management optimization tools based upon existing UIUC and CUA expertise to expand the operational envelope of military and… More