Abstract:THE SUCCESSFUL DEVELOPMENT OF RELIABLE, LARGE-SCALE, HATCHERY TECHNIQUES FOR THE HAWAIIAN BLACK-LIP PEARL OYSTER NOW OPENS UP THE POTENTIAL FOR BLACK PEARL FARMING IN NEW AREAS ACROSS THE PACIFIC. EFFICIENT, COST-EFFECTIVE, GROW-OUT TECHNIQUES NEED TO BE DEVISED FOR THE HIGH-ENERGY MARINE CONDITIONS… more
Abstract:Dengue virus causes dengue fever, a debilitating illness marked by high fever, headache, muscleand joint pain, and rash. The more severe forms of the illness, dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengueshock syndrome, are life threatening and are a principal cause of hospitalization among children… more
Abstract:The department of Defense is currently engaged in extensive biosensor research and development efforts. A major goal of these efforts id the development of automated field-usable systems for the detection of a variety of analytes including toxins, infectious organisms, and chemical agents in either… more
Abstract:The neurotoxins of Clostridium botulinum are the most lethal proteins known. The bacterium is ubiquitous, and thus rapid, reliable, sensitive, and cost-effective assays are needed to detect the toxin. Current immunoassays provide a rapid means to detect the neurotoxin. Their sensitivity, however,… more
Abstract:Campylobacter jefjuni and Campylobacter coli are significant pathogens of humans. In the United States, the estimated annual incidence of the disease 1-2 million cases costing almost one billion dollars in health care costs and lost productivity. Currently, effective vaccines for do not exist;… more
Abstract:Shrimp farming is the world's most valuable aquaculture sector with 1994 production of 733,000 MT and crop value of $4 billion. This huge industry depends on wild animals with its seedstock either gathered directly from the sea or produced in hatcheries from wild-caught broodstock. Recently the… more
Abstract:The primary objective of this project is to develop, characterize and demonstrate a robust, low-cost, manufacturable interface for optical fibers which are embedded in composite structural materials. The approach is to embed an optical fiber with attached ferrules in the composite. The outer end… more
Abstract:Research proposed herein will provide important insight into design and development of an array data collection system that will lead to better understanding into phenomena of internal wave interactions with steep slopes and resulting affects on convergence zone formation as well as municipal… more
Abstract:Space-based systems must dissipate tens to hundreds of watts for communications, housekeeping, etc. TRA proposes a novel thermal strap which would allow efficient energy conduction from heat sources to the structure of the spacecraft or to heat dissipation units. The thermal strap would utilize high… more
Abstract:Power Electronic Building Blocks are envisioned to allow large amounts of power to be controlled by small, modular blocks, with similar blocks being used for both military and commercial applications. In order to accommodate the large amounts of heat generated by the electronic switches within the… more
Abstract:Among composite materials, aluminum/graphite and copper/graphite composites are potentially leading materials for use in high-performance electronic systems. The use of aluminum matrix (Al/Gr) composites for packaging material, however, have been severely limited because of the raw material and… more
Abstract:New tactical missiles may require on-demand thrust control utilizing liquid propellent systems. the objective of this project is to develop a small, highly controllable, low cost. electrically driven high pressure liquid fuel pump to be used for tactical missile propulsion sustems. Phase I will… more
Abstract:40532 November 12, 1996
Technical Research Associates, Inc.
Capacitors with extremely high power densities (Â¿ultracapacitorsÂ¿) offer significant performance advantages in automotive applications by leveling the loads on the batteries. Current powder… more
Abstract:We will develop a specific binding protein that has antibody-like diversity but is suitable for higexpression and use in extreme environments. Production of recombinant antibodies in E. coli providessource of active protein for antibody-based technologies, and the small size of the recombinant… more
Abstract:We will develop high affinity, highly selective, synthetic receptors for small organic molecules. Achemistry approach will be used to produce an encoded, highly diverse, novel type of receptor librarconsists of three peptide arms symmetrically arranged about a rigid hydrophobic pocket. This… more
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