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Improved Flotation Separation of Rare Earth Ore

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Office of the Secretary of Defense
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / STTR
Agency Tracking Number:
O12B-T01-4014
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
OSD12-T01
Solicitation Number:
2012.B
Small Business Information
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: Improved Flotation Separation of Rare Earth Ore
Agency / Branch: DOD / OSD
Contract: N00014-13-P-1010
Award Amount: $99,999.00
 

Abstract:

MER and the University of Arizona (U of A) will carry out a multi-scale investigation on the flotation of Mountain Pass ore at different aqueous conditions, such as collector type and dosage, auxiliary reagent, and temperature. Froth flotation has been ap

Principal Investigator:

David Thweatt
Engineer
(520) 574-1980
mercorp@mercorp.com

Business Contact:

James C. Withers
C.E.O.
(520) 574-1980
jcwithers@mercorp.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Materials & Electrochemical Research (MER) Corp.
7960 S. Kolb Rd. Tucson, AZ -

EIN/Tax ID: 860530946
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Research Institution Information:
University of Arizona
1235 E. James E. Rogers Way
P.O. Box 210012
Tucson, AZ 85721-0012
Contact: Jinhong Zhang
Contact Phone: (520) 626-9656