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Company Information:

Company Name: ADVANCED MAGNET LAB, INC.
City: Melbourne
State: FL
Zip+4: 32901
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (321) 728-7543

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $474,360.00 5
SBIR Phase II $748,767.00 1
STTR Phase I $399,249.00 5
STTR Phase II $999,255.00 2

Award List:

Direct Adhesive Technology for Arbitrary Conductors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr. Rainer D. Meinke , President
Award Amount: $74,839.00
Abstract:
168 Direct Adhesive Technology for Arbitrary Conductors--Advanced Magnet Laboratory, Inc., 2730 Kirby Avenue, NE, Unit #5, Palm Bay, FL 32905-3402; (407) 728-7543 Dr. Rainer D. Meinke, Principal Investigator Mr. Mark W. Senti, Business Official DOE Grant No. DE-FG02-97ER82312 Amount: … More

Bent Solenoids with Superimposed Dipole Fields

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $99,725.00
Abstract:
Not Available We propose to design, demonstrate and develop highly stable, single-mode vertical cavity surface emitting lasers (VCSELs) in 1 x N arrays (N > 8) operating at 1.3 ¿m at 1GHz bandwidths. Sensors Unlimited will use a novel design based upon flip-bonding, substrate removal and… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: MIT
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $99,758.00
RI Contact: N/A

Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage for Maglifter Launch Assist

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator: Rainer Meinke
Award Amount: $99,981.00
RI Contact: Patricia K. Greer
Abstract:
NASA is considering an electromagnetic catapult, the MagLifter to lowerthe cost of cargo delivery to space and improve launch reliability. Acarrier sled, levitated and propelled by magnets, provides an inintialvelocity to a space transportation vehicle. For Large payloads, therequired energy for… More

Universal Superconducting Magnets for MagLifter Launch Assist Sleds

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Research Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Principal Investigator: Rainer Meinke, Ph.D.
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: Joseph Minervini
Abstract:
NASA is considering an electromagnetic catapult, the MagLifter to lowerthe cost of cargo delivery to space. A carrier sled levitated and propelledby magnets provides the initial velocity to a space transportation vehicle.Superconducting magnets enable higher fields at lower weights than… More

Concentric Tilted Double-Helix Dipole Magnets

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke
Award Amount: $99,976.00
Abstract:
70211 The high magnetic fields required for future accelerator magnets can only be achieved with Nb3Sn or other A15 or HTS type conductors, which are brittle and sensitive to mechanical strain. The traditional ¿cosine-theta¿ dipole configuration for these magnet designs has intrinsic… More

Superconducting Quadrupole Arrays for Multiple Beam Transport

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke
Award Amount: $99,933.00
Abstract:
70326 Beam transport in inertial fusion induction accelerators requires reliable, compact, and low cost superconducting quadrupole arrays. These multiple beam transport systems are interleaved with induction cores for acceleration, which poses unique requirements on the magnet-interconnect… More

Optimized Superconducting Quadrupole Arrays for Multiple Beam Transport

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Research Institution: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,550.00
RI Contact: Wayne R. Meier
Abstract:
76295-Beam transport in inertial fusion induction accelerators requires reliable, compact, and low cost superconducting quadrupole arrays. To correct the field at the outer edges of an array, and to reduce the stray magnetic field to meet the requirements of the surrounding induction cores needed… More

Electromagnetic Launching for Affordable Agile Access to Space

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke, President
Award Amount: $99,960.00
RI Contact: Robert A. Merrill
Abstract:
The project aims at developing a reliable and responsive electromagnetic launch system. In the proposed concept, a magnetically levitated sled is accelerated to a velocity of 7 km/sec by a high power linear motor system for the launch of samll payloads. A novel design of electromagnetic guide system… More

Double-Helix Coil Technology for Bent Accelerator Magnets

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke, Dr.
Award Amount: $99,887.00
Abstract:
High-field (~5 T) bent-dipole (0.7 m radius) magnets are required as part of a 180-degree-bend beam-transport region in the high radiation areas of a planned Rare Isotope Accelerator (RIA). The requirements for these magnets can be met by using a novel coil design called the double-helix dipole… More

Electromagnetic Launching for Affordable Agile Access to Space

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke, President
Award Amount: $499,705.00
RI Contact: Robert Merrill
Abstract:
The conceptual design of a novel, hypersonic electromagnetic launch system has been developed. Phase-1 assumed a 100-kg projectile leaving the launcher at 7,000 m/sec. The projectile is propelled and levitated by electromagnetic forces inside a tube filled with low pressure helium. A controlled… More

Double-Helix Coil Technology for Bent Accelerator Magnets

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Rainer B. Meinke, Dr
Award Amount: $748,767.00
Abstract:
High field superconducting dipole magnets, with a field strength of about 4.5 Tesla and a bend radius of about 0.7 m, are required in the high radiation areas of beam transport in future rare isotope accelerators. However, the small bending radii of these magnets produce unwanted higher-order… More