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Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: THE ORDERED POLYMERS PBT (POLYBENZOBISTHIAZOLE) AND PBO (POLYBENZOBISOXAZOLE) BOTH HOLD PROMISE AS HIGH STRENGTH, THERMALLY STABLE, CHEMICALLY RESISTANT AND ELECTRICALLY NONCONDUCTIVE MATERIALS. WHEREAS PBT HAS ENJOYED RATHER COMPLETE INVESTIGATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN FIBER AND FILM FORM, PBO HAS NOT… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: THE TRACKS AND TRACK PADS OF COMBAT VEHICLES UNDERGO BUILUPS IN TEMPERATURE IN EXCESS OF 300 DEG F LEADING TO PREMATURE FAILURE OF THE MATERIALS. IN ORDER TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE EFFECT OF REPEATED TEMPERATURE EXCURSIONS IN DEVELOPING IMPROVED TRACKS AND TRACK PADS, A NEW METHOD OF MEASURING… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: MUCH WORK HAS BEEN DONE OF LATE IN OPTICAL TARGET TRACKING. THE BULK OF IT HAS INVOLVED CENTROID TRACKING, ROSETTE SCANNING, EDGE TRACKING, AND "INTELLIGENT TRACKING ALGORITHMS" SUCH AS BAYESIAN ALGORITHMS AND OTHER STATISTICAL METHODS. ALL OF THESE METHODS SUFFER FROM FLAWS THAT MAKE THE RESULTANT… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: HHS / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: THIS PROPOSAL WILL DEMONSTRATE THE APPLICABILITY OF COMPUTERSOLIDS MODELING TO THE FIELDS OF RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY AND ORTHODONTICS. THE LONG-TERM OBJECTIVE OF THIS WORK IS TO DEVELOP A DEVICE THAT WILL CAPTURE THE THREE-DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY OF THE ORAL CAVITY IN DIGITAL FORM. THE DEVELOP- MENT OF… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: STRATEGIC DEFENSE COMPUTING NEEDS CALL FOR MASSIVELY PARALLEL DATA PROCESSING FOR BATTLE MANAGEMENT, AND THE ABILITY TO GO BEYOND NUMERICAL CALCULATIONS TO DIRECT SYMBOLIC PROCESSING. A NEW APPROACH TO ALL-OPTICAL COMPUTING IS BEING STUDIED BASED ON A CELLULAR AUTOMATON ARCHITECTURE NEVER BEFORE… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: ELECTROMAGNETIC GUNS PRESENT AN EXTREMELY HARSH ENVIRONMENT FOR DIELECTRIC MATERIALS USED AS INSULATING RAILS. THE COMBINATION OF A PROPRIETARY ARAMID AND MICA PAPER WITH AN EPOXY RESIN IMPREGNANT HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY DEVELOPED TO MEET THE SEVERE MECHANICAL REQUIREMENTSFOR INSULATION OF A HIGH… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: CRYOGENIC FUEL TANK MATERIALS HAVING HIGH SPECIFIC STRENGTH AND STIFFNESS, GOOD DIMENSIONAL STABILITY, AND GOOD ENVIRONMENTAL RESISTANCE ARE NEEDED FOR USING LIQUID HYDROGEN AND METHANE FUELS IN PROPULSION, TRANSPORTATION AND SPACE-BASED SYSTEMS. CURRENTLY USED METALS LACK THE DESIRED WEIGHT TO… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: OPTICAL COMPUTING PROMISES TO EXCEED THE CAPABILITY OF PRESENT DAY MACHINES BY SEVERAL ORDERS OF MAGNITUDE. MUCH HIGHER SPEEDS AND HIGH INFORMATION DENSITY MAKE OPTICAL TECHNOLOGY PROMISING FOR LARGER SCALEPARALLEL PROCESSING. NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN NONLINEAR OPTICAL MATERIALS AND DEVICE FABRICATION… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: NONLINEAR OPTICS (NLO) IS INCREASINGLY IMPORTANT FOR A VARIETY OF MILITARY AND COMMERCIAL NEEDS RANGING FROM NEW TYPES OF LASER WEAPONS TO FIBER OPTIC COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS. RAPID ADVANCES IN OPTICAL PHASE CONFIGURATION, OPTICAL SWITCHING AND LOGIC HAVE DEMONSTRATED THE ENORMOUS POTENTIAL FOR… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: HHS / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: THE AIM OF THIS PHASE I RESEARCH IS TO DEVELOP LABORATORY DATA ON AND A THEORETICAL MODEL OF AN INNOVATIVE CONCEPT OF A CONTINUOUS FLOW SYSTEM FOR THE GELATION OF ALGINATE MICROENCAPSULATED HYBRIDOMA CELLS AND THE TRANSFER OF THE RESULTING GELLED ALGINATE SPHERES FROM A TOXIC CALCIUM ENVIRONMENT TO… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: BTBA IS A THERMOPLASTIC POLYIMIDE EXHIBITING A COMBINATION OF GOOD PROCESSABILITY AND HIGH PERFORMANCE (CHEMICAL RESISTANCE, HIGH MECHANICAL, ADHESIVE, THERMOMECHANICAL, ANDTHERMO-OXIDATIVE PROPERTIES) DUE TO THE PRESENCE OF CRYSTALLIZABLE GROUPS WITHIN THE POLYMER WHICH INTRODUCE SEMICRYSTALLINE… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: THE PROPOSED CONCEPT PRESENTED HERE IS A HEAT PUMP SYSTEM DESIGNED TO PROVIDE HOT WATER FOR CREW HYGIENE ABOARD THE NASA SPACE STATION. BECAUSE THERMAL MANAGEMENT AND POWER AND WATER CONSERVATION ARE SIGNIFICANT ISSUES, THE PROPOSED SYSTEM IS CAPABLE OF PROVIDING A CONTROLLED AMOUNT OF HOT WATER… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: HHS / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN NEW GLASS OPTICAL FIBERS BASED ON ZIRCONIUM FLUORIDE (ZRF), WHICH TRANSMIT LIGHT AT LOW LOSSESOVER A WIDE BANDPASS FROM 200 NM WAVE IN THE ULTRAVIOLET (UV) SPECTRUM THROUGH THE VISIBLE SPECTRUM OUT TO NEARLY 5MUWEAVELENGTH IN THE MID-INFRARED (IR) WAVELENGTHS, SUGGEST THE… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: ORDERED POLYMER FILMS PROCESSED FROM POLYPHENYLENE BENZOBISTHIAZOLE WILL BE MADE, TESTED AND EVALUATED FOR USE IN LIGHTWEIGHT HIGH PERFORMANCE CAPACITORS FOR AIRBORNE AND SPACEBORNE APPLICATIONS WITH ENERGY STORAGE OVER 3000 JOULES PER KILOGRAM. SPACE CHARGE SHIELDING NEAR THE ELECTRODES WILL BE USE… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 2
Abstract: GLASS FIBER-REINFORCED THERMOPLASTIC RESIN COMPOSITES CURRENTLY SHOW UNSATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE AS A RESULT OF INADEQUATE ADHESION AT THE FIBER/RESIN INTERFACE. INTERFACE MODIFICATION BY APPLICATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURE POLYIMIDE RESIN COATINGS TO GLASS FIBERS WILL GREATLY IMPROVE GLASS… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: HIGH TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTING (HTSC) MIXERS CAN OFFER LOW-NOISE PERFORMANCE WITH GAIN AT FREQUENCIES APPROACHING 100 GHZ. IF GAIN CAN BE ACHIEVED, CONVERSION LOSSES OF 2 DB CAN BE APPROACHED. THE USE OF HTSC MATERIALS OFFERS DRASTIC REDUCTION OF THE PROBLEMS IN COOLING WHEN COMPARED WITH LOW… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: PBO ORDERED POLYMER FIBERS CURRENTLY SHOW LOW COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH AS A RESULT OF MICROFIBRILLAR BUCKLING. FOSTER-MILLER PROPOSES TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM BY PROCESSING PBO FIBERS INTO MICROCOMPOSITES, WHERE SPACES BETWEEN MICROFIBRILS ARE FILLED WITH SPECIALLY-SELECTED SECONDARY PHASE MATERIALS. PBO… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: THIS PROPOSAL IDENTIFIES AN INVESTIGATION OF THE FEASIBILITY OF BUILDING A NON-METALLIC HEAT PIPE RADIATOR (NMHPR) FOR SPACE APPLICATIONS. THE CONCEPT TO BE EVALUATEDBUILDS ON THE HUGHES AIRCRAFT CO. AND NASA LANGLEY CONCEPT OF A HYBRID COUPLED HEAT REJECTION SYSTEM, BUT IMPROVES ON THE CONCEPT BY… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: NASA / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: CONTAINMENT IS A MAJOR TECHNICAL ISSUE ASSOCIATED WITH THE USE OF HIGH TEMPERATURE PHASE CHANGE MATERIALS (PCM'S) FOR TRANSIENT THERMAL STORAGE IN SOLAR-HEATED SPACECRAFT POWER PLANTS. A NUMBER OF APPROACHES HAVE BEEN EXAMINED TO DATE, BUT NONE IS ENTIRELY SATISFACTORY. THIS PROPOSAL RECOMMENDS FOR… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: LIQUIDS WITH THE NONLINEAR OPTICAL PROPERTY OF INTENSITY DEPENDENT REFRACTIVE INDEX AT PICOSECOND SPEEDS TOGETHER WITH SUCH LINEAR OPTICAL PROPERTIES AS LOW ABSORPTION AND ADJUSTABLE INDEX ARE DESIRED FOR A NUMBER OF PRACTICAL DEVICE APPLICATIONS SUCH AS OPTICAL SWITCHING AND LASER HARDENING.… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: SMALL DIAMETER HIGH STRENGTH OPTICAL FIBERS ARE NEEDED FOR NEW HIGH SPEED AIR-DEPLOYED DATA LINKS. CURRENT FIBER COATING TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY AND CANNOT MEET MILITARY PERFORMANCE NEEDS. FIBER COATING THICKNESS MUST BE REDUCED, BUT THIS RESULTS IN LOW… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: ADVANCED AIRFRAME STRUCTURES REQUIRE COMPOSITE COMPONENTS TO MEET WEIGHT LIMITATIONS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS. THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES ARE CANDIDATE MATERIALS BECAUSE OF THEIR EXCELLENT SPECIFIC STRENGTH, MODULUS, AND INTERLAMINAR FRACTURE TOUGHNESS. ONE STEP FABRICATION METHODS WHICH… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: WE PROPOSE TO DEVELOP A HIGH PERFORMANCE GRAPHITE FIBER-REINFORCED TITANIUM ALUMINIDE COMPOSITE MATERIAL, WELL-SUITED FOR AEROSPACE PLANE STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS. ADVANTAGES OF GRAPHITE FIBERS OVER SIC AS REINFORCEMENT FOR INTERMETALLIC COMPOUNDS INCLUDE: HIGHER STRENGTH, STIFFNESS (USING SPECIALTY… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: HIGH TEMPERATURE SUPERCONDUCTING (HTSC) MIXERS CAN OFFER LOW-NOISE PERFORMANCE WITH GAIN AT FREQUENCIES APPROACHING 100 GHZ. IF GAIN CAN BE ACHIEVED, CONVERSION LOSSES OF 2 DB CAN BE APPROACHED. THE USE OF HTSC MATERIALS OFFERS DRASTIC REDUCTION OF THE PROBLEMS IN COOLING WHEN COMPARED WITH LOW… more
Company: FOSTER-MILLER, INC. Agency/Program/Year/Phase: DOD / SBIR / 1989 / 1
Abstract: LIQUID CRYSTALLINE POLYMERS (LCP) REINFORCED BY NEWLY DEVELOPED ULTRAHIGH CONDUCTIVITY GRAPHITE FIBERS CAN MEET THE CHALLENGING REQUIREMENTS OF THERMAL MANAGEMENT AND CONTROLLED THERMAL EXPANSION FOR NAVAL SHIP, SUBMARINE, AIRCRAFT, AND SPACE-BASED ELECTRONIC DEVICES HEAT SINKS. THE PROPOSED EFFORT… more
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