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WAYNE, PA 19087-1858
United States



# of Employees: 22

Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No

Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR-Success: Materials Research & Design Inc.

    A small business partner has delivered a critical new tool to assist the Air Force in its race for hypersonic capabilities.With support from the Air Force Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer Program, Pennsylvania-based Materials Research & Design Inc. created a...

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. Test Methods for the Determination of Anisotropic Compliances in 3D Woven Preforms for Ablative TPS

    Amount: $124,995.00

    Based on the recent success of the Mars Exploration Program and the Mars Science Laboratory mission, NASA has a desire to expand on the technology developed under each effort in order to increase futu ...

    SBIRPhase I2013National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. Improved Foreign Object Damage Performance for 2D Woven Ceramic Matrix Composites

    Amount: $124,842.00

    As the power density of advanced engines increases, the need for new materials that are capable of higher operating temperatures, such as ceramic matrix composites (CMCs), is critical for turbine hot- ...

    STTRPhase I2013National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  3. Innovative Nosetip Materials and Designs for Hypervelocity Projectiles

    Amount: $79,913.00

    The Navy is developing high speed projectiles for a variety of missions including ship defense, surface fire support, and prompt global strike. Inertial loads and high muzzle velocities impose severe ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Department of Defense Navy
  4. Innovative Interlaminar Mode I and Mode II Fracture Toughness Test Methods for Ceramic Matrix Composites

    Amount: $79,985.00

    It is critical to the safe use of ceramic matrix composite components that information on the fracture toughness of these materials be available, in order to allow an assessment of the likelihood for ...

    STTRPhase I2013Department of Defense Navy
  5. Lightweight Composite/Hybrid Structures with Enhanced Properties

    Amount: $99,972.00

    ABSTRACT: Future hypersonic vehicles, like X-43 and X-51 derivatives and Falcon HTV-3, will require advanced strategies for thermal protection systems (TPS) and methods of structural integration. Th ...

    STTRPhase I2012Department of Defense Air Force

    Amount: $749,891.00

    Navy aircraft employ components that are contoured for aerodynamic performance and made of composite sandwich structures for high strength-to-weight ratio. Many of these components presently use honey ...

    STTRPhase II2012Department of Defense Navy
  7. Alternative Fabrication Designs for Carbon-Carbon (C-C) Nozzle Extensions

    Amount: $124,989.00

    In order for carbon-carbon nozzle extensions and exit cones to serve as practical, low cost components for future Earth-to-Orbit propulsion systems, it is necessary to develop alternative fabrication ...

    SBIRPhase I2012National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  8. Low-Erosion and Affordable Nozzles for Advanced Air-to-Air Missiles

    Amount: $79,997.00

    One of the main drivers in the design of nozzles for advanced air-to-air missiles deals with erosion caused by combustion gases. Erosion can happen by melting/sublimation, oxidation and mechanical abr ...

    SBIRPhase I2012Department of Defense Navy
  9. Refractory Coated/Lined Low Density Structures

    Amount: $599,674.00

    This project addresses the development of refractory coated or lined low density structures applicable for advanced future propulsion system technologies. The fundamental idea behind this concept was ...

    SBIRPhase II2011National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. CMC Control Surface Designs

    Amount: $99,914.00

    As space exploration and hypersonic cruise technologies develop, the focus has shifted towards the development of lightweight, fully reusable and lower cost vehicles. The current state-of-the-art (SOA ...

    SBIRPhase I2011National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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