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ABSORPTION CAPABILITY

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
934
Program Year/Program:
1984 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
934
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Artech Corp
2901 Telestar Ct Falls Church, VA 22042
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1984
Title: ABSORPTION CAPABILITY
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

SENSITIVITY OF STELLAR GUIDANCE OPTICS IS LIMITED BY REFLECTION OF STRAY LIGHT INSIDE THE OPTICAL SYSTEM. IMPROVEMENT BY 50-100% OR MORE CAN BE OBTAINED WITH A BLACK COATING, DISCOVERED BY CHARLES FELDMAN AT JOHNS HOPKINS APPLIED PHYSICS LABROATORY, CONSISTING OF SUBMICROSCOPIC COLUMNS OF AMORPHOUS SILICON PRODUCED BY ETCHING THE SURFACE OF A SOLID SILICON LAYER. THE PROGRAM, WITH DR. FELDMAN AS CONSULTANT, WILL EXPLORE THE COATING AND ETCHING PROCESSES INVOLVED AND OPTIMIZE THE OPTICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF THE FILM IN PREPARATION FOR PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS TO BE DEVELOPED IN PHASE II.

Principal Investigator:

Dr. fred ordway
7035603292

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Artech Corp
2901 Telestar Court Falls Church, VA 22042

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