Space Power Inc.

Company Information

Company Name
Space Power Inc.
Address
621 River Oaks Pkwy
San Jose, CA, 95134
Phone
1 408-434-9500
URL
n/a
DUNS
n/a
Number of Employees
n/a
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$1,352,488.00
21
SBIR Phase II
$6,054,940.00
12
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Award List

  1. USE OF EFFICIENT LIQUID-METAL COOLANTS SUCH AS LITHIUM, SODIUM, OR NAK IN SPACE REACTORS PRESENTLY REQUIRES A THERMALLY-HOT LAUNCH TO KEEP THE COOLANT MOLTEN UNTIL START-UP.

    Amount: $50,000.00

    USE OF EFFICIENT LIQUID-METAL COOLANTS SUCH AS LITHIUM, SODIUM, OR NAK IN SPACE REACTORS PRESENTLY REQUIRES A THERMALLY-HOT LAUNCH TO KEEP THE COOLANT MOLTEN UNTIL START-UP. THIS REQUIREMENT SEVERELY ...

    SBIR Phase I 1985 Department of Energy
  2. DEPLOYABLE SPACE RADIATORS ARE NECESSARY FOR SPACE NUCLEAR POWER SYSTEMS IN THE 500 KWE LEVEL AND ABOVE AND CAN OFFER SIGNIFICANT SYSTEM-WEIGHT SAVINGS EVEN IN THE 100 KWE POWER RANGE.

    Amount: $50,000.00

    DEPLOYABLE SPACE RADIATORS ARE NECESSARY FOR SPACE NUCLEAR POWER SYSTEMS IN THE 500 KWE LEVEL AND ABOVE AND CAN OFFER SIGNIFICANT SYSTEM-WEIGHT SAVINGS EVEN IN THE 100 KWE POWER RANGE. CURRENT DEPLOYA ...

    SBIR Phase I 1985 Department of Energy
  3. COMPACT CLOSED CYCLE BURST POWER SYSTEMS

    Amount: $320,000.00

    THIS PROPOSAL DESCRIBES AN INNOVATIVE THERMAL ENERGY ABSORPTION, STORAGE AND DISSIPATION CONCEPT THAT ENABLES THE DEVELOPMENT OF VERY COMPACT, MANEUVERABLE, CLOSED CYCLE, MULTIMEGAWATT SPACE BURST POW ...

    SBIR Phase II 1987 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  4. 50 KWE SPACE POWER CONDITIONER

    Amount: $250,000.00

    SPACE POWER INC. HAS RECENTLY DEVELOPED A 10 -30 V INPUT DC/DC POWER CONDITIONER WITH A 10:1 VOLTAGE STEP-UP RATIO, WHICH HAS A POWER CAPACITY TO MASS RATIO (LOW SPECIFIC MASS) THAT IS A SUBSTANTIAL I ...

    SBIR Phase II 1987 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  5. HIGH SURVIVABILITY LOW POWER LOW COST SPACE POWER SUPPLY

    Amount: $497,000.00

    THE NEED EXISTS FOR A HIGHLY SURVIVABLE, LOW COST, SPACE NUCLEAR ELECTRIC POWER SUPPLY THAT WILL BE CAPABLE OF DELIVERING 6 KWE OF STEADY POWER FOR LONG PERIODS OF TIME WITH HIGH RELIABILITY. ANY CAND ...

    SBIR Phase II 1989 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  6. PULSED LASER RANGING TECHNIQUES FOR ICE

    Amount: $600,000.00

    AN EXPLORATORY INVESTIGATION OF THE PROPAGATION CHARACTERISTICS OF LASER LIGHT IN SIMULATED SEA ICE IS PROPOSED. TRANSMISSION AND REFLECTION BEHAVIOR WILL BE MEASURED SO THAT THE POTENTIAL OF A NEW CL ...

    SBIR Phase II 1989 NavyDepartment of Defense
  7. IMPROVED FLIGHT-TYPE ARCJET POWER CONDITIONER

    Amount: $497,000.00

    ALTHOUGH SEVERAL RESEARCH EFFORTS ARE CONCENTRATING ON DEVELOPMENT OF ARCJET THRUSTERS FOR ELECTRIC PROPULSION APPLICATIONS, RELATIVELY LITTLE WORK IS ADDRESSING THE POWER SUPPLY ELECTRONICS REQUIRED ...

    SBIR Phase II 1988 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  8. TUNABLE SHORT-WAVELENGTH COMPACT NEW LASER

    Amount: $564,000.00

    A CLASS OF POTENTIAL NEW EFFICIENT TUNABLE SHORT-WAVELENGTH HIGH-POWER-DENSITY LASERS IS BEING INVESTIGATED. IT IS ANTICIPATED THAT IT SHOULD BE POSSIBLE TO TUNE THESE LASERS FROM FAR RED TO VACUUM UL ...

    SBIR Phase II 1990 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  9. DIRECT SIMULATION OF HYPERSONIC VEHICLE FLOWS

    Amount: $49,992.00

    A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF HIGH INTERACTION HYPERSONIC FLOWS IN THE TRANSITION REGION IS PROPOSED. IDEALIZED AXISYMMETRIC AND PLANAR CONFIGURATIONS WILL BE INVESTIGATED OVER A WIDE RANGE OF FREESTREAM CON ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  10. HIGH CREEP STRENGTH THERMIONIC EMITTER

    Amount: $551,000.00

    PERFORMANCE AND LIFETIMES OF THERMIONIC SPACE NUCLEAR POWER SYSTEMS ARE LIMITED BY DEFORMATION OF THE CHEMICAL VAPOR DEPOSITION-TUNGSTEN (CVD-W) EMITTER. THIS LIFE-LIMITING PHENOMENON IS ATTRIBUTABLE ...

    SBIR Phase II 1990 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense

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