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VERY LOW FREQUENCY HIGH POWER SONAR PROJECTOR

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
5542
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5542
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Argotec Inc
3750 Hacienda Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33312
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: VERY LOW FREQUENCY HIGH POWER SONAR PROJECTOR
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $96,370.00
 

Abstract:

THE SEEMINGLY IMPOSSIBLE TASK OF PRODUCING ONE-HALF OF A MEGAWATT OF ACOUSTIC POWER UNDERWATER AT A FREQUENCY OF 5 HZ IS ADDRESSED. THE EXPLOITATION OF THE RECENT INTRODUCTION OF NEW RARE EARTH PERMANENT MAGNET MATERIALS, THE CONCEPT OF USING A FLEXURAL DISC RADIATOR, AND THE RECENT CULMINATION OF TWO YEARS OF ELECTRODYNAMIC TRANSDUCER DEVELOPMENT IS PROPOSED. THE USE OF MATHEMATICAL MODELING, EXPLORATORY DEVELOPMENT MODEL FABRICATION, AND EXPERIMENTAL MEASUREMENTS TO ASSIST AND VERIFY PERFORMANCE PREDICTIONS IS ALSO PROPOSED. THE OFFERER CITES SEVERAL RECENTLY DESIGNED, CONSTRUCTED AND TESTED UNITS OF HIS ORIGIN AND PROPOSES THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN ARRAY ELEMENT WHICH BENEFITS FROM EXTENSIVE DEVELOPMENT ALREADY ACCOMPLISHED. THE CONSIDERATION OF A PISTON-TYPE RADIATOR AS WELL AS FLEXURAL TYPES IS RECOMMENDED. THE POSSIBILITY OF CONSTRUCTING A FULL-SCALE ARRAY ELEMENT USING A COMPANY-OWNED MAGNET ASSEMBLY IS DISCUSSED.

Principal Investigator:

Bernard s willard
3055847900

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Argotec Inc
3650 C Hacienda Blvd Ft Lauderdale, FL 33314

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