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Electromagnetic Explosive Warhead (EMEW) for Scalable Lethal and Nonlethal…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2012 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
A2-4691
Solicitation Year:
2010
Solicitation Topic Code:
A10-059
Solicitation Number:
2010.2
Small Business Information
Enig Associates, Inc.
4600 East West Hwy Suite 620 Bethesda, MD -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2012
Title: Electromagnetic Explosive Warhead (EMEW) for Scalable Lethal and Nonlethal Effects
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: W911QX-12-C-0020
Award Amount: $1,843,688.00
 

Abstract:

Enig Associates, Inc., a small business providing advanced modeling and simulation capabilities to the DoD and DoE, is proposing an innovative and novel electrical approach, using explosive-driven flux compression generators (FCG) to convert explosive chemical energy to electromagnetic energy with very high current output and superb energy conversion efficiency and then enhance explosive load to ultimately enhance the detonation speed with electromagnetic energy. Electrical conditioning can also be applied to munition casing to control fragmentation and blast pattern and directionality. Both theoretical and computational tools will be utilized in designing an integrated munition with augmented explosion, selectable fragmentation, and controlled blast to provide scalable and adaptive lethal effects against targets. The proposed Phase II program will use Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control (LMMFC) and SAIC (Albuquerque) as our Phase II subcontractors.

Principal Investigator:

Yil-Bong Kim
Senior Scientist
(301) 680-8600
james.kim.sbir@enig.com

Business Contact:

Eric Enig
President
(301) 680-8600
eric.enig@enig.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Enig Associates, Inc.
4600 East West Hwy Suite 500 Bethesda, MD -

EIN/Tax ID: 521413415
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No