Lambda Instruments, Inc.

Basic Information

840 University City Blvd.
Suite 4
Blacksburg, VA, 24060-2708

Company Profile

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Additional Details

Field Value
DUNS: 133461553
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: n/a


  1. In-Situ Structural Monitoring of Light Water Reactors

    Amount: $149,607.00

    The primary challenges associated with Light Water reactors stem from the degradation of stainless steel structural components during long reactor lifetimes. One problem in particular is the in-situ m ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Energy
  2. Accident Condition Temperature Monitoring up to 1600??C in Gen-IV Reactors using Sapphire Fiber Optic Sensors

    Amount: $999,201.00

    The primary challenges associated with Very High Temperature Reactors (VHTR) stem from their extremely high operating temperatures, especially during accident conditions which way has necessitated new ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of Energy
  3. In-Situ Mechanical Characterization of Refractory Materials up to 1600??C for Gen-IV Reactors using Sapphire Fiber Optic Sensors

    Amount: $996,845.00

    The primary challenges associated with Very High Temperature Reactors (VHTR) stem from their extremely high operating temperatures, especially during accident conditions which way has necessitated new ...

    SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of Energy
  4. Accident Condition Temperature Monitoring up to 1600??C in Gen-IV Reactors using Sapphire Fiber Optic Sensors

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Nuclear energy is widely held as being the only viable source of abundant, CO2 emissions-free electrical energy meeting projected needs in the near term. The primary challenges associated with emergin ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Department of Energy
  5. In-Situ Mechanical Characterization of Refractory Materials up to 1600??C for Gen-IV Reactors using Sapphire Fiber Optic Sensors

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Nuclear energy is widely held as being the only viable source of abundant, CO2 emissions-free electrical energy meeting projected needs in the near term. The primary challenges associated with emergin ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Department of Energy
  6. High Frequency Surface Pressure, Shear Stress and Heat Flux Measurements for High Temperature Applications

    Amount: $749,445.00

    The proposed optical fiber-based heat flux sensors possess many of the desired performance features for high-speed, high-temperature heat transfer studies for future Air Force hypersonic ground- and f ...

    STTR Phase II 2009 Air Force Department of Defense
  7. High Temperature Hypersonic Force Measurement System

    Amount: $99,991.00

    The use of electrical foil strain gages to measure aerodynamic loads on sting balances during wind tunnel testing has been extremely successful for relatively low temperature applications. Problems a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 Air Force Department of Defense
  8. Materials Discovery for High Temperature Sensors

    Amount: $99,846.00

    During Phase I, Lambda Instruments proposes to extend these initial sapphire optical fiber sensor demonstrations to single-crystal, yttria-stabilized zirconia (Y203-ZrO2). While already demonstrated ...

    STTR Phase I 2007 Air Force Department of Defense
  9. High Frequency Surface Pressure, Shear Stress and Heat Flux Measurements for High Temperature Applications

    Amount: $99,071.00

    Lambda Instruments, Inc., in cooperation with Virginia Tech and Pratt & Whitney, propose to investigate the feasibility of developing ultra high-temperature, high-frequency sapphire optical fiber-base ...

    STTR Phase I 2007 Air Force Department of Defense
  10. Self-Powered MEMS Sensors for Advanced Turbine Disk/Blade PHM Systems

    Amount: $99,566.00

    Previous instrumentation for real-time aircraft turbine blade/disk PHM includes non-intrusive optical, eddy current, and capacitive-based probes as well as blade-mounted transducers for direct measure ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Air Force Department of Defense

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