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FIFFTY GIGAWATT PULSED PLASMA MHD POWER SUPPLY

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
183
Program Year/Program:
1985 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
183
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Artec Associates Inc.
26046 Eden Landing Road Hayward, CA 94545
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1985
Title: FIFFTY GIGAWATT PULSED PLASMA MHD POWER SUPPLY
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $283,138.00
 

Abstract:

A NEED EXISTS FOR A TRANSPORTABLE REPETITIVELY PULSED POWER SUPPLY TO PROVIDE. 5MJ PULSES AT 50GW POWER LEVELS. OF SEVERAL POSSIBLE APPROACHES PULESD PLASMA MHD (PPMHD) IS A LEADING CANDIDATE FOR A COMPACT HIGH PERFORMANCE PRIME POWER SOURCE. DESIGNED TO OPERATE LIKE A RAPID-FIRE GUN, REPETITIVELY PULSED OPERATION AND SHORT HIGH POWER PULSES ARE MAJOR ATTRIBUTES. PPMHD IS BASED ON THE EFFICIENT CONVERSION OF THE ENERGY OF EXPLOSIVES TO AN ENERGETIC PLASMA AND THEN TO PULSED ELECTRICAL

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

John D. Watson
4157858080
Small Business Information at Submission:

Artec Associates Inc.
26046 Eden Landing Road Hayward, CA 94545

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