Novel Fabrication Process for HTS Coated Conductor

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Missile Defense Agency
Contract: F49620-02-C-0039
Agency Tracking Number: 02-0304
Amount: $69,990.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2002
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
31 Pierson Drive, Hockessin, DE, 19707
DUNS: 108537866
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Frank Yoon
 Principal Investigator
 (302) 494-4623
 fcyoon@reyresearch.com
Business Contact
 Christopher Rey
Title: Program Manager
Phone: (302) 494-4048
Email: cmrey@reyresearch.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
High Temperature Superconductor (HTS) wires remain too fragile and expensive for widespread commercial implementation. There exists a great opportunity to improve upon their many unique properties. Proposed is a process for the fabrication of durable,inexpensive, ultra lightweight, high-performance HTS wires using novel materials. If successful, this new process will have a great economic impact on both military and commercial electric power storage, supply, and generation. In particular, thistechnology will have a distinct advantage in space-based applications, where weight and size restrictions are at a premium. HTS wires and cables, magnets, transformers, generators, motors, Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES), plasma confinement (e.g. nuclearfusion), magnetic levitation, magnetohydrodynamics, pulsed weapons, satellites, spacecraft

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