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SBC: Garman Systems Inc. Topic: N/A
Proposed is an investigation into the use of flexible, extremely strong and tough, superelastic Nitinol shape memory alloy as a means of dramatically improving puncture resistance for personnel body armor. The Nitinol material is proposed as a surface material or coating for reinforcement or organic fiber fabrics and/or composites or aramid and UHMW polyethylene used in the current body armor sys ...SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
SBC: Microdexterity Systems, Inc. Topic: N/A
MicroDexterity Systems was founded by Steve Charles, MD to develop systems for dexterity enhancement for microsurgery; a concept he originated in the mid 80's. Dexterity enhancement is a subset of tele-operation. The MDS mission statement was broadened in 1994 to address the problem of non-ferromagnetic tele-operation for intra-operative magnetic resonance imaging frequently called image guided ...SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
SBC: VEXTEC CORPORATION Topic: N/A
Technology for extending the life of fielded systems offers the potential for signification saving in total ownershipcosts. On-board monitoring and analysis offers the potential to instill increased confidence in prediction of fatigue or remaining usefullife on an individual system basis. This, in turn, offers the potential to reduce premature part retirement. The Phase I project demonstrated t ...SBIR Phase II 2002 Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency