Low Cost, Portable Ultrasound Camera for Rapid Composite Inspection

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68335-07-C-0486
Agency Tracking Number: N072-126-0469
Amount: $149,990.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2007
Solicitation Year: 2007
Solicitation Topic Code: N07-126
Solicitation Number: 2007.2
Small Business Information
1738 Elton Rd., Suite 218, Silver Spring, MD, 20903
DUNS: 964507834
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Marvin Lasser
 (301) 431-2911
Business Contact
 Bob Lasser
Title: President & CEO
Phone: (301) 431-2905
Email: blasser@imperiuminc.com
Research Institution
Imperium, along with Bell Helicopter and Boeing, are proposing a small, portable ultrasound camera for real time imaging of subsurface defects in composites. This device, based around a unique ultrasound imaging array, can generate C-scans in real time of subsurface defects. This allows for a non-specialized user to find defects immediately. This camera will allow a non-specialized user to quickly find defects. Little training will be required and it can be made at a low cost.

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