A NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION SYSTEM USING HIGH TC SUPERCONDUCTING TECHNOLOGY

Award Information
Agency: National Science Foundation
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 11877
Amount: $50,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1990
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
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20 Assembly Square Dr, Somerville, MA, 02145
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Dr Fraser Walsh
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Abstract
THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PHASE I PROGRAM IS TO DEMONSTRATE THE TECHNICAL FEASIBILITY OF THE USE OF A HIGH TC SUPERCONDUCTING WIRE AS A SENSOR IN NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION SYSTEMS. THE WIRE WILL BE TESTED FOR SENSITIVITYTO MAGNETIC FIELD FLUX AND TO INFRARED IRRADIANCE. THE WIREWILL CONSIST OF A COPPER WIRE CORE AND A CERAMIC SURFACE LAYER; THE WIRE WILL BE PREPARED USING A NEW LASER-BASED PROCESS.

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