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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.

  1. Open Cell Ring Down Spectrometer to Measure Atmospheric Visible and Infrared Ambient Light Extinction

    SBC: Handix Scientific LLC            Topic: N191040

    Directed Energy systems have a variety of applications in the US Navy, but are affected by particles in the atmosphere; therefore, accurate measurements of particle-induced light extinction are critical to the development and deployment of DE systems. However, no commercial instruments exist capable of measuring ambient extinction at DE-relevant wavelengths. Here we propose an accurate, robust sys ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  2. Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) High Data Rate Communications

    SBC: First RF Corporation            Topic: N171001

    During Phase II, FIRST RF will develop and evaluate concepts enabling beyond line-of-sight (BLOS) communications using field-deployable multi-band arrays. The novel multi-band array topology allows fielding of a compact and lightweight system that operates over L-Band, S-Band, C-Band, and Ku-Band, has a 360 field of regard in azimuth, and can maintain a 20 Mb/s data link over each band at distance ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  3. Compact Radio Frequency-to-Optical Transmitter for Airborne Military Environments

    SBC: Phase Sensitive Innovations, Inc.            Topic: N191006

    In this SBIR effort we will develop an ultra-compact, high-speed, low RIN and high-power transmitter for high-performance RF photonic link applications based on our cutting-edge lithium niobate on insulator (LNOI) modulator. In phase I, we will design, fabricate and characterize a low Vp, push-and-pull LNOI modulator. We will study the optical couplings at the laser/modulator/fiber interfaces to a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  4. Scalable Compact Ultra-short Pulse Laser Systems (SCUPLS)

    SBC: Aqwest LLC            Topic: N183139

    The USMC is seeking an innovative solution to develop a Scalable Compact Ultra-short Pulse Laser Systems (SCUPLS) weapon system comprising two USPLs: 1) femtosecond (fs) USPL that can initiate the Plasma (igniter laser), and 2) nanosecond USPL to flash heat the ignited plasma to create enhanced non-lethal effects such as flash bang effects, thermal ablation for pain, and delivery of intelligible v ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  5. Small Arms Long-Range Human Electro-Muscular Incapacitation (HEMI) Munition

    SBC: Harkind Dynamics, LLC            Topic: N183140

    Conducted Energy Weapons, like the TASER X-26, currently have insufficient effective operational range and duration of incapacitation effect to meet Warfighter needs. These limitations unnecessarily put Warfighters in close proximity to potentially dangerous persons and limit the time the Warfighter has to safely neutralize the threat. We are proposing a fuzed, extended range, long-duration, human ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  6. Advanced PEM Electrocatalysts for Submarine Oxygen Generators

    SBC: TDA Research, Inc.            Topic: N162107

    Polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) electrolysis is used on-board submarines to generate breathing oxygen for the crew. Expensive noble metals are used as electrocatalysts and these precious metals contribute to approximately 25% of the cost of the electrolysis cell. Greatly reducing or eliminating the amount of noble metal electrocatalysts would significantly reduce the cost of the electrolysis ce ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  7. Selective Emission of Light Utilizing Functionally-Graded Energetic Materials

    SBC: Special Aerospace Services            Topic: N172115

    Flares are commonly used in the defense industry as light utilizing functionally-graded energetic materials for airborne expendable countermeasure applications. However, current flare production processes are rudimentary because they limit design flexibility and incur significant start up and maintenance costs due to low annual production volume. Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a superior alternati ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  8. Advanced Direct Digital Exciter for Radar (ADDER)

    SBC: COLORADO ENGINEERING INC.            Topic: N171051

    In the Phase II effort, CEI will develop an Advanced Direct Digital Exciter for Radar (ADDER) targeted for the AN/SPS 49A(V) (SPS-49) search radar as part of the SPS-49 technical refresh with relevance to other military and commercial applications (e.g. exciter, Software Defined Radio (SDR)). ADDER will directly replace the multi-step Intermediate Frequency (IF) analog conversion with direct-digit ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  9. Development of a Compact Sensor for in-situ Thermospheric Neutral Wind Measurements from a CubeSat

    SBC: Atmospheric & Space Technology Research Associates, L.L.C.            Topic: N182137

    Knowledge of the thermospheric neutral wind remains perhaps the most elusive and yet most important parameter to understanding the complex feedback interactions that take place in the near space environment of the Earth. The lack of understanding of the interactions between the neutral atmosphere and ionosphere currently hampers efforts to predict Earths daily ionospheric and thermospheric conditi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2019 Department of DefenseNavy
  10. High Energy/Power Density Li-Ion Battery Capable of Near 0V Storage

    SBC: ADA Technologies, Inc.            Topic: N171046

    Built from a highly successful Phase I (Base) proof-of-concept technology demonstration, ADA Technologies Inc. (ADA) proposes the further development, optimization and demonstration of our energy dense, high power, near zero-volt, storage-capable lithium ion (~0V Li-ion, hereafter) battery technology as a drop-in solution to address Navy energy storage needs. In Phase II, the ~0V Li-ion technology ...

    SBIR Phase II 2019 Department of DefenseNavy

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