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WAYNE, PA 19087-1858
United States



# of Employees: 20

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. Extreme Environment Damage Index and Accumulation Model for CMC Laminate Fatigue Life Prediction

    Amount: $599,962.00

    Materials Research & Design (MR&D) is proposing in the SBIR Phase II an effort to develop a tool for predicting the fatigue life of C/SiC composite laminates, which incorporates mechanical loading at ...

    SBIRPhase II2010National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. Refractory Coated/Lined Low Density Structures

    Amount: $99,802.00

    The innovation in this proposed effort is the development of refractory coated or lined low density structures. Lightweight structures are desirable for space transportation vehicle systems in order ...

    SBIRPhase I2010National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  3. Calibration of 3D Woven Preform Design Code for CMC Materials

    Amount: $599,986.00

    Mechanical and thermal performance of CMC components benefit from low part count, integrally fabricated designs of 3D woven reinforcement. The advantages of these designs include the elimination for ...

    SBIRPhase II2010National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Multi-Directional Composite Cylinders Assemblage Module for Physics-Based CMC Durability Modeling

    Amount: $99,969.00

    Compared to superalloys, ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) offer reduced weight and superior specific properties at elevated temperatures. However, CMCs are prone to oxidation degradation when exposed ...

    SBIRPhase I2010National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  5. Life Prediction Model Incorporating Environmental Effects for S300 Sylramic-iBN/SiC Ceramic Matrix Composites

    Amount: $99,986.00

    MR&D’s objective in the proposed research will be to execute a Technical effort to study existing data and to develop the appropriate representative S300 CMC material samples, test samples and test ...

    SBIRPhase I2010Department of Defense Air Force
  6. Manufacturing Process Maturation for Propulsion Technology: Structural Insulators

    Amount: $2,219,980.00

    MDA missile systems employ solid rocket motors and divert and attitude control systems (DACS) to propel and guide kinetic energy weapons. These systems create hot, high pressure gases that impose hig ...

    SBIRPhase II2010Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency
  7. Design and Fabrication of High Strength Composites for Projectile Aft Skirts

    Amount: $139,847.00

    The US Navy is developing an electromagnetic rail gun (EMRG) that can fire inert projectiles with a mass of 15 kg to a range of 200 nautical miles. The lethality of the weapon is based upon the kineti ...

    SBIRPhase I2010Department of Defense Navy
  8. Effects of Defects in Ceramic Composites (CMCs)

    Amount: $147,170.00

    N06-030 Effect in Defects in Ceramic Composites. The performance of the Joint Strike Fighter can be improved by reducing the weight of the propulsion system. The JSF is powered by either Pratt & Whitn ...

    SBIRPhase I2010Department of Defense Navy
  9. Calibration of 3D Woven Preform Design Code for CMC Materials

    Amount: $99,986.00

    Future hypersonic vehicles will utilize thermal protection system (TPS) designs and propulsion system components that are capable of experiencing high temperatures within oxidative environments during ...

    SBIRPhase I2009National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. Development, Analysis and Testing of Concepts for Improved FOD Impact Resistance of Ceramic Matrix Composites

    Amount: $149,916.00

    MR&D is proposing to perform a combined analytical, fabrication, and experimental program to achieve the program objectives of developing innovative approaches to improving FOD resistance of CMC mater ...

    SBIRPhase I2009Department of Defense Navy
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