Colorado Power Electronics, Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
Colorado Power Electronics, Inc.
Address
CO
Fort Collins, CO, 80524-4731
Phone
1 970-482-0194
URL
http://www.c-pwr.com
DUNS
102723348
Number of Employees
10
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$434,555.00
5
SBIR Phase II
$3,249,121.00
5

Award List

  1. Low-Cost High-Performance Hall Thruster Support System

    Amount: $99,634.00

    Colorado Power Electronics is in the process of completing NASA SBIR contract NNC07CA12C Wide Output Range Power Processing Unit for Electric Propulsion. At the end of the project, we will have a com ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. Three Phase Resonant DC Power Converter for Ion Thrusters

    Amount: $599,986.00

    Our phase 1 study has revealed many significant benefits of a new class of DC-to-DC power converters with performance that cannot be matched by current flight power systems. The goal of low stored ene ...

    SBIR Phase II 2005 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  3. Three Phase Resonant DC Power Converter for Ion Thrusters

    Amount: $69,949.00

    The new generation of, high performance electric propulsion missions will require high mass throughput and most likely the use of grided ion thruster equipped with carbon based grids will be required ...

    SBIR Phase I 2004 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Wide Output Range Power Processing Unit for Electric Propulsion

    Amount: $69,984.00

    Hall thrusters can be operated over a wide range of specific impulse while maintaining high efficiency. However S/C power system constraints on electric propulsion systems often force a choice of max ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  5. High Efficiency Three Phase Resonant Conversion for Standardized Architecture Power System Applications

    Amount: $69,997.00

    A low-cost, standardized-architecture power system is proposed for NASA electric propulsion (EP) applications. Three approaches are combined to develop a system that will meet current and future NASA ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  6. Wide Output Range Power Processing Unit for Electric Propulsion

    Amount: $599,979.00

    A power supply concept capable of operation over 25:1 and 64:1 impedance ranges at full power has been successfully demonstrated in our Phase I effort at efficiencies of 96% and above. The benefits o ...

    SBIR Phase II 2007 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  7. High Efficiency Three Phase Resonant Conversion for Standardized Architecture Power System Applications

    Amount: $599,986.00

    A low-cost, standardized-architecture power system is proposed for NASA electric propulsion (EP) applications. Three approaches are combined to develop a system that will meet current and future NASA ...

    SBIR Phase II 2007 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  8. Low-Cost High-Performance Hall Thruster Support System

    Amount: $749,475.00

    Colorado Power Electronics (CPE) has built an innovative modular power processing unit (PPU) for Hall Thrusters, including discharge, magnet, heater and keeper supplies, and an interface module. The i ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  9. Hybrid Direct Drive PPU with Extended Operating Range

    Amount: $124,991.00

    High-power electric propulsion with Hall thrusters has been proposed as a strong candidate for Electric Path missions, but conventional power processing units (PPUs) are complicated and the mass of th ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  10. Hybrid Direct Drive PPU with Extended Operating Range

    Amount: $699,695.00

    High-power electric propulsion with Hall thrusters has been proposed as a strong candidate for Electric Path missions, but conventional power processing units (PPUs) are complicated and the mass of th ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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