Damage Detection and Identification of Adhesive Bonding in Metal Components

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA8501-07-C-0026
Agency Tracking Number: F061-356-2692
Amount: $749,945.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2007
Solicitation Year: 2006
Solicitation Topic Code: AF06-356
Solicitation Number: 2006.1
Small Business Information
1012 Central Avenue South, Kent, WA, 98032
DUNS: 129867144
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Robert McCullough
 Chief Technology Officer
 (253) 872-9500
Business Contact
 Milton Altenberg
Title: CEO
Phone: (253) 872-9500
Email: miltona@qi2.com
Research Institution
A novel method for detecting adhesive failures in GRID-LOCK(R) structures is proposed using transient thermography. The method is suitable for rapid inspection of large areas. In addition to the development of a novel thermal application system, a head mounted display will be incorporated to enhance ease of use.

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