DRY EXTRACTION OF SILICON AND ALUMINUM FROM LUNAR ORES

Award Information
Agency:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$125,000.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
2788
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Emec Consultants
Rd 3 Roundtop Rd, Export, PA, 15632
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Dr Rudolf Keller
Principal Investigator
() -
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE FEASIBILITY OF A PROCESS CONCEPT TO MANUFACTURE SILICON,ALUMINUM, OTHER METALS, AND OXYGEN FROM LUNAR RESOURCES IS INVESTIGATED. FOCUS WILL BE ON A PROCESS STEP IN WHICH ALUMINUM METAL IS USED AS A REDUCTANT AND ON THE SEPARATION OF THE RESULTING PRODUCT.

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