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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 September, 2020.

  1. Highly-Scalable Computational-Based Engineering Algorithms for Emerging Parallel Machine Architectures

    SBC: SCIENTIFIC SIMULATIONS            Topic: AF10BT13

    ABSTRACT: In order to significantly advance the fidelity and capability of current computational engineering tools, algorithms, techniques, and software which map effectively to emerging massively parallel hardware architectures must be developed. The objective of this project is to investigate and demonstrate specific techniques for enhancing the scalability of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) ...

    STTR Phase I 2011 Department of DefenseAir Force
  2. Ultrahigh Definition Microdisplay (UDM)

    SBC: ALCES Technology, Inc.            Topic: AF093021

    ABSTRACT: Alces Technology has developed a novel 1D scanned linear array MEMS microdisplay capable of 8 megapixel images and beyond. In combination with recent developments in semiconductor laser light sources, the Alces Microdisplay provides a low-cost, scalable approach to fulfilling existing and future requirements for UDMs in HMD systems. Combining the Alces Microdisplay with waveguide optics ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of DefenseAir Force
  3. High Speed, Watt Class Multi-access Modulators for Airborne and Spaceborne Communications

    SBC: ADVR, Inc            Topic: AF103096

    ABSTRACT: In order to achieve high data transmission rates (>40Gbps), it is necessary to use external modulators as direct diode modulation can be limited by chirping, parasitics or microwave effects. Traditional amplitude modulation is done with Mach Zehnder Interferometers or directional couplers. Unfortunately, this technology is not multi-access compatible without the introduction of multipl ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of DefenseAir Force
  4. Resonant Acoustic Mixing of Solid Rocket Motor Propellant to Minimize Property Variations

    SBC: RESODYN CORPORATION            Topic: AF083114

    ABSTRACT: Current mixing and casting procedures result in unwanted gradients in solid rocket motor (SRM) material properties with subsequent ballistic property variations. Resodyn Corporations ResonantAcoustic mixing (RAM) technology is poised to revolutionize the design, development and production of SRMs. RAM technology has the unique capability of rapidly mixing high solids propellant withou ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of DefenseAir Force
  5. Robust Bearings and Gears

    SBC: ARCOMAC SURFACE ENGINEERING, LLC            Topic: AF04142

    Critical gears and engine bearings in our newest vertical thrust aircraft must operate with absolute reliability under high loads, high heat, corrosive salt air and intervals without any lubricant whatever. Current materials and coatings that meet some of these conditions fail when subjected to the others. Now a breakthrough in surface engineering technology can precisely control deposition of c ...

    SBIR Phase I 2004 Department of DefenseAir Force
  6. A Miniature, High-Fidelity Imaging Spectrometer

    SBC: Resonon, Inc.            Topic: AF04228

    The role of Uninhabited Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in the military is growing rapidly and advances in technology are allowing the UAVs to become smaller, lighter, and carry more sophisticated sensors and instrumentation. While the use of hyperspectral imagers aboard UAVs has been shown to possess great potential for target acquisition and battlefield intelligence gathering, current hyperspectral syst ...

    SBIR Phase I 2004 Department of DefenseAir Force
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