Conformal Wideband Phased Array Transmitter for Jammers (1000-092)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68936-08-C-0033
Agency Tracking Number: N081-018-0360
Amount: $149,526.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2008
Solicitation Year: 2008
Solicitation Topic Code: N08-018
Solicitation Number: 2008.1
Small Business Information
267 Boston Road, North Billerica, MA, 01862
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Patanjali Parimi
 Principal Investigator
 (978) 495-5300
Business Contact
 Joseph Kunze
Title: President
Phone: (978) 495-5300
Research Institution
SI2 Technologies, Inc. (SI2) proposes to leverage its expertise in conformal wideband antenna arrays and metamaterial technologies to develop a high power jamming transmitter operating from UHF to Ka band. SI2’s proposed concept is to utilize its Direct Write and Laser Transfer conformal manufacturing technology and a novel wideband array based on a metamaterial. The resulting wideband, high power, low profile array transmitter will be capable of deployment on a number of DoD platforms to increase their performance capabilities. To develop the high power broadband (multi decade) jamming transmitters and accelerate transition of the technology, SI2 has teamed with a prime contractor who will provide system requirements and implementation opportunities. The Phase I program will demonstrate the performance of the wideband conformal array through state-of-the-art modeling and simulation. The follow-on Phase II program will refine the design and develop a wideband high power transmitter array prototype. Testing of the prototype will validate the simulation and the conformal array transmitter performance capabilities.

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