SPECIALIZED CONDUCTIVE BOUNDARIES

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 2378
Amount: $49,602.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1985
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Material Concepts Inc
666 N Hague Ave, Columbus, OH, 43204
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 RALPH F ORBAN
 (614) 272-5785
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
TO EXTEND THE ELECTROMAGNETIC SHIELDING EFFECTIVENESS DATA TO AN UPPER LIMIT OF 2 GHZ, WOVEN AND BRAIDED FIBERS WHICH HAVE BEEN MADE CONDUCTIVE WILL BE DEVELOPED AND TESTED. FABRICS WILL BE MADE FROM SUCH MATERIALS AS KEVLAR, FIBERGLASS, DACRON, GRAPHITE, AND HYBRIDS OF THESE MATERIALS. METAL COATINGS WILL CONSIST OF COPPER WITH A NICKEL OVERCOAT TO PROTECT AGAINST OXIDATION. WOVEN FABRIC WILL BE TESTED TO DETERMINE THE MOST EFFECTIVE COMBINATION OF FIBER AND METAL THICKNESS. FINALLY, A PILOT PRODUCTION QUANTITY OF THE SELECTED MATERIAL WILL BE PRODUCED.

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