A NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION SYSTEM USING HIGH TC SUPERCONDUCTING TECHNOLOGY

Award Information
Agency:
National Science Foundation
Branch:
N/A
Amount:
$50,000.00
Award Year:
1990
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
N/A
Agency Tracking Number:
11877
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Tracer Technologies Inc
20 Assembly Square Dr, Somerville, MA, 02145
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Dr Fraser Walsh
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Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
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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