Nano Terra, Inc

Company Information

Company Name
Nano Terra, Inc
737 Concord Avenue
Cambridge, MA, 02138-1002
1 301-270-0671
Number of Employees
Hubzone Owned:
Minority Owned:
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Award Totals

SBIR Phase I

Award List

  1. Development of a Novel Highly-Efficient Nanofiber-based CO2 Absorbing Material

    Amount: $99,831.00

    Nano Terra proposes the design and development of nanofiber-based CO2 absorbing materials which will increase the sorbent capacity while decreasing breathing resistance and increasing the rate of CO2 ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Special Operations CommandDepartment of Defense
  2. Anti-reflective Nanowire Coatings for IR Optics

    Amount: $748,821.00

    Nano Terra proposes a novel approach utilizing nanowires to decrease the retroreflectivity of night vision systems. We will develop nanowire GRIN coatings for IR optics and, in particular, germanium w ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Defense
  3. Affordable Electro-Magnetic Interference (EMI) Grid Application

    Amount: $69,440.00

    In this document, Nano-Terra proposes to develop a repeatable, low-cost method for the application of a rectangular grid with very small feature sizes to a concave surface in order to protect sensitiv ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  4. Using Nanowires to Improve Environmental Protection of Zinc Sulfide

    Amount: $69,925.00

    Nano Terra and its subcontractor, Raytheon Missile Systems, proposes a radically different approach to create a coating for ZnS that strengthens the materials by the use of nanowires. By carefully ord ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  5. Thermal Sensing and Responsive Materials for Environmental Monitoring

    Amount: $69,985.00

    In this proposal, Nano Terra outlines an innovative approach to develop a flexible integrated time-temperature sensor that is easy to apply to a variety of materials and is easily read by the naked ey ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  6. Affordable Electro-Magnetic Interference (EMI) Grid Application

    Amount: $729,943.00

    In this document, Nano Terra (and its partner, Surmet) describes its approach to build on its success in Phase I, in which our researchers proved that Soft Lithography can be used to cost-effectively ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 ArmyDepartment of Defense
  7. Lithography-free Manufacturing of Polymer Photonic Devices

    Amount: $148,969.00

    Photonic devices are used to produce, transmit, modulate, and detect light. These devices are widely used in the data storage and communications industries. Commercial photonic devices are typically ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Defense
  8. Optical Limiting System Based on Shape-Controlled Plasmonic Nanoparticles

    Amount: $79,965.00

    The proliferation of threat lasers from multiple wavelengths present a significant danger to ground vehicle crew members looking through direct view optics (vision blocks/unity periscopes). Current te ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Defense
  9. Lithography-free Manufacturing of Polymer Photonic Devices

    Amount: $999,617.00

    This program is directed at developing nanomanufacturing for photonic devices. Photonic devices are typically manufactured out of rigid materials such as silicon, inorganic oxides, and semiconductors ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Defense Advanced Research Projects AgencyDepartment of Defense
  10. A broad-spectrum reactive nanocomposite gel coating to sequester chemical warfare agents

    Amount: $99,899.00

    Chemical warfare agents, such as nerve and mustard agents, pose serious threats to our soldiers and civilians. An efficient barrier coating which can sequester and deactivate chemical agents is urgent ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Defense

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