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ELECTROMAGNETIC (EM) LAUNCH COMPONENT TECHNOLOGIES

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
5465
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5465
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Amercom Inc
8928 Fullbright Ave Chatsworth, CA 91311
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: ELECTROMAGNETIC (EM) LAUNCH COMPONENT TECHNOLOGIES
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $79,990.00
 

Abstract:

A SIX-MONTH FEASIBILITY STUDY TO INVESTIGATE THE USE OF CERAMIC AND METAL MATRIX COMPOSITE MATERIALS FOR THE CONDUCTING RAILS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RAIL GUNS IS PROPOSED. CERTAIN ELECTRICAL, MECHANICALAND THERMAL PROPERTIES OF THE MATERIAL WILL BE DETERMINED AND MICROSTRUCTURAL FEATURES OF THE COMPOSITE EVALUATED. SAMPLE RAIL MATERIALS WILL BE EXPOSED TO THE PLASMA ARC ENVIRONMENTS FOUND IN RAIL GUNS TO EVALUATE ARC EROSION RESISTANCE.

Principal Investigator:

Curtis burkland
8188824821

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Amercom Inc
8928 Fullbright Ave Chatsworth, CA 91311

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