FRICTION STIR LINK, INC.
Friction Stir Processing (FSP) is an emerging technology that can be used to pre or post-process a range of materials, including aluminum, to locally modify material properties. It is known that FSP ...STTR Phase I 2006 NavyDepartment of Defense
As stated in this SBIR solicitation, "The Navy's Program Executive Office for Ships is leveraging the National Research Program (NSRP) to effect change across. surface shipbuilding.to adapt and imple ...SBIR Phase I 2007 NavyDepartment of Defense
In Phase I, technical and commercial feasibility was demonstrated for the application of friction stir processing (FSP) following by superplastic forming (SPF) of a 5083 aluminum alloy, and for FSP fo ...STTR Phase II 2008 NavyDepartment of Defense
Friction Stir Welding (FSW) has been demonstrated to provide significant benefit for Naval applications. However, its use has been limited to fabrication of panels, because no portable multi-axis FSW ...STTR Phase I 2008 NavyDepartment of Defense
Advanced Friction Stir Processing for Ultra-refined Microstructure Development of Aluminum 7XXX Series AlloysAmount: $99,260.00
Friction Stir Processing (FSP) has been demonstrated to generate refined microstructures, resulting in improved material properties. This has several areas of application. First, FSP can enhance th ...STTR Phase I 2008 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
In Phase I, technical and commercial feasibilty has been demonstrated for low force FSW processes that could be implemented onto a flexible and portable robotic system. The processes were implemented ...STTR Phase II 2009 NavyDepartment of Defense