TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY PROPULSION CONCEPTS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$49,923.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Award Id:
6623
Agency Tracking Number:
6623
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Po Box 305 - 4845 Millersport, East Amherst, NY, 14051
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
GERALD A STERBULTZEL
(716) 689-0177
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PROPOSED PROGRAM IS TO INVESTIGATE AND QUANTIFY IN A LABORATORY VACUUM ENVIRONMENT THE PERFORMANCE OF A KNOWN BUT INADEQUATELY EXPLORED CONCEPT FOR CONVERTING ELECTROSTATIC FIELD ENERGY DIRECTLY INTO A PROPULSIVE FORCE. THE CONCEPT MAY REPRESENT A DIRECT FIELD-VACUUM INTERACTION SCHEME WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR PRODUCING THRUST WITHOUT THE CONVENTIONAL EJECTIVE EXPENDITURE OF AN ONBOARD FUEL.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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